MATCH REPORT : Musselburgh vs Glasgow Hawks

After last weeks spirited draw away to Edinburgh Accies with a side depleted by injuries,'Burgh again started without Michael Maltman and Willie Fleming up front and with Craig Owenson in the unaccustomed position of hooker on a bitterly cold afternoon.

The visitors stand-off Liam Brims got proceedings under way at 2.00pm in the only early kick-off in the Premiership this weekend.The early exchanges appeared to favour Hawks as they enjoyed plenty of possession and territory,no doubt anxious to redress the balance between the sides after having lost to 'Burgh twice already this season,but the home rearguard held firm early on despite the probings of Hawks half-backs Holborn and Brims.

The early storm weathered,'Burgh began to enjoy a little more of the play and after forcing themselves into an offensive position took an ea