Britain’s top junior divers head for Plymouth
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Britain’s top junior divers head for Plymouth

TOP quality diving returns to Plymouth this week when the Life Centre hosts the British Elite Junior Championships. The event, which starts on Wednesday and runs through to Saturday, follows on from the Life Centre’s successful hosting of the British Senior Championships in February. A number of the stars of February’s competition will be on … Continue reading

Plymouth Raiders move up a place after double joy over Durham
Other sport / Plymouth Raiders

Plymouth Raiders move up a place after double joy over Durham

PLYMOUTH Raiders have moved up to 10th in the BBL Championship table after a second win over Durham Wildcats within four days. Jay Marriott’s side had ended an eight-match losing run on Thursday with a 94-87 home victory over the North East side. They then beat them 75-67 away on Sunday. In between their two … Continue reading

Plymouth Leander’s Ruta Meilutyte clocks second fastest time in world
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Plymouth Leander’s Ruta Meilutyte clocks second fastest time in world

PLYMOUTH Leander swimmer Ruta Meilutyte clocked the second fastest time in the world this year on her way to victory in the 100m breaststoke event at the Sheffield Open Meet on Saturday. The Olympic, World and European champion swam 1.05:99 for the two-length race to finish almost four-and-a-half seconds ahead of Liverpool’s Georgina Evans in … Continue reading

Plymouth Albion ready for ‘huge’ derby match against Cornish Pirates
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Plymouth Albion ready for ‘huge’ derby match against Cornish Pirates

JAMES SHANAHAN and Graham Dawe have both described Sunday’s West Country derby match against the Cornish Pirates as ‘huge’ for Plymouth Albion (kick-off 3pm). Albion head to Mennaye Field bottom of the Championship table, seven points behind Moseley, who claimed two valuable bonus points against Rotherham on Friday night. It means, with only three games … Continue reading

RUGBY ROUND-UP: Plymouth Argaum secure Devon One title
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RUGBY ROUND-UP: Plymouth Argaum secure Devon One title

  PLYMOUTH Argaum claimed the Devon One title with a hard-earned 20-15 victory over second-placed Plymstock Albion Oaks at Bickleigh Down. It is Argaum’s second successive league crown, having won Devon Two last year. They will now be plying their trade in the Cornwall/Devon League next season, where Oaks will still be hopeful of joining … Continue reading