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Howe's about that as Hartlepool rugby player discusses his history-making try

Hartlepool rugby player Peter Howe has spoken of his pride at scoring his side's opening points in the Bangkok International Rugby Sevens tournament.

Howe, playing for a united town side in Thailand, touched down in the 15-14 narrow win over Lao Nagas in the Group A tie.

Peter Howe scores Hartlepool's first try of the tournament in the opening game against Lao Nagas. Picture by PAUL LINCOLN.

Peter Howe scores Hartlepool's first try of the tournament in the opening game against Lao Nagas. Picture by PAUL LINCOLN.

Afterwards he said he felt "fantastic" about the "very proud moment" in scoring Hartlepool's first points in the prestigious tournament.

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