The Army took the winning title in 2013 but it wasn’t an easy ride. The Royal Navy stormed away with the lead in the first half but the Army fought back and went into the second half all level at 19 -19.
The Army steamed ahead with a hat trick of tries from Army Winger, Semesa Rokoguhuni, and the Royal Navy finished with a try in the final few minutes of the match. Leaving the final score at Royal Navy 26 Army 43.
The Army v Navy annual turf war returns to Twickenham on 3rd May 2014 ready to fight it out for the glory of the Babcock Trophy! Last year we saw a record breaking crowd of over 72,000 all out to show their support.
The Army - Babcock Trophy Winners 2013
The ever-popular Military Wives Choirs entertained the crowd before the match, together with the Band of Her Majesty's Royal Marines and Spirit Dance Troup encouraged spectators to cheer on their teams. Scroll back on Facebook for the score by score updates and follow plans for 2014 on Twitter.
A wonderful day was had by all on and off the pitch with everyone looking forward to 2014. Put the date in your diary - Saturday 3rd May - Bank Holiday weekend, gather the troops and book your tickets now.