A rugby player who was seriously injured while scoring a try during a match has died in hospital, Evesham Rugby Club confirmed on Sunday.
Jack Jeffery was badly hurt in an accident on the pitch as he scored a try in a match against Berkswell & Balsall in the West Midlands on Saturday.
He was taken to hospital in Coventry, but “tragically lost his fight”, club chairman Dave Summerfield said in statement.
The 27-year-old’s father, Glenn Jeffery, s
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