The golden oldies survived plenty of late pressure to beat Oundle 18-14 in the showpiece clash at Peterborough to complete a quick double after sealing the Hunts & Peterborough Vets League title the previous weekend. It was a fantastic performance, said skipper Paul Baynes. Im incredibly proud of the team. Charlie Cook provided the only try of the opening half with Chris Matthews successful conversion giving Staggerers a 7-0 cushion at the break. The latter player extended that cushion with a penalty early in the second half before Oundle hit back with a converted try. Staggerers survived having two players sin-binned and then took advantage of a numerical advantage of their own with a Neil Welsh try, but Oundle responded with another converted score almost immediately. The sides were split by a single point entering the closing stages, but Matthews guided over a penalty to provide breathing space before Staggerers defended heroically to hold onto the advantage.