WATCH: Scottish v Tigers in the Hong Kong Premiership

Scottish overcome a 20-6 deficit to overpower Tigers 35-27 in an action-packed encounter

PUBLISHED : Sunday, 08 January, 2017, 7:11pm
UPDATED : Sunday, 08 January, 2017, 7:16pm

The Hong Kong Premiership returned from the Christmas break with a bang on the weekend, with Bloomberg HK Scottish overcoming a 20-6 deficit to defeat Borrelli Walsh USRC Tigers 35-27 in an action-packed encounter.

The win sees Scottish remain well and truly in the mix for the league championship, with Kowloon’s 27-13 win over Societe Generale Valley ensuring the race for top spot remains wide open.

Natixis HKFC posted a 31-28 win over Herbert Smith Freehills Valley in the final match of the round.

WATCH: Bloomberg HK Scottish 35-27 Borrelli Walsh USRC Tigers