European Challenge Cup: Enisei-STM 21-28 Dragons
|European Challenge Cup|
|Enisei-STM (0) 21|
|Tries: Selskii, penalty try, Rudoi Cons: Kushnarev 3|
|Dragons (14) 28|
|Tries: Hill, Rosser, Amos, C Davies Cons: O'Brien 3, Henson|
Dragons claimed their first win of their Challenge Cup campaign against Pool 1 bottom side Enisei-STM.
Dragons captain Cory Hill scored the opening try at Moscow's Slava Stadium and wing Jared Rosser added a second before half-time.
Hallam Amos claimed Dragons' third, but the Russians hit back through Stanislav Selskii and a penalty try.
Charlie Davies' try sealed a bonus point for Dragons, who had to hold on when Enisei's Anton Rudoi struck late.
Enisei-STM: Gaisin; Baranovs, Kacharava, Gerasimov, Kurashov; Kushnarev, Shcherban; Polivalov, Selskii, Zykov, Saulite, Krasylnyk, Gachechiladze, Gargalic, Rudoi.
Replacements: Gasanov, Morozov, Podrezov, Elgin, Budychenko, Uzunov, Trishin, Orlov.
Dragons: Amos; Rosser, Morgan, Howard, Gasson; O'Brien, Pretorius; Garrett, Dee, Brown, Davies, Hill (capt), Wainwright, Griffiths, Benjamin.
Replacements: Ellis, Davies, Fairbrother, Landman, Thomas, Davies, Henson, Warren.
Referee: Ian Tempest (England).