Posted on May 7, 2019
A crowd of 80,000 rugby fans watched the Army team storm to victory at the annual Army v Navy clash at Twickenham as the legendary sporting fixture in the Armed Forces calendar burst into action today for this year’s Babcock Trophy.
Thousands of supporters cheered on their teams on this May 4th gathering to watch at the Army stormed to victory with a final score: Army 27 – 11 Navy.
To get a feel of how the crowds took part in the day, browse through our updates as the day unfolded capturing some of the thunderous atmosphere from the stands, interviews, social media posts and reactions from the crowds – as Twickenham burst into life for the annual fixture.
Soap actor turned documentary maker Ross Kemp and singer-songwriter Fleur East are among those we caught up with during the excitement of the day and you can see them talk about their moment at Twickers in the thread below, as well as photographs of those who turned up in costume and other key moments of this epic sporting battle.