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

Former Pirate Tom Cowan-Dickie recalled by Plymouth Albion for derby clash
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Former Pirate Tom Cowan-Dickie recalled by Plymouth Albion for derby clash

TOM COWAN-DICKIE will face his former club Cornish Pirates on Sunday after earning a recall to Plymouth Albion’s starting line-up for the big derby match at Mennaye Field. Cowan-Dickie replaces Ted Stagg at hooker in one of two personnel changes Albion make to their team that lost last weekend to Yorkshire Carnegie. The other change … Continue reading

Plymouth Albion told not to worry about Moseley’s result
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Plymouth Albion told not to worry about Moseley’s result

DIRECTOR of rugby Graham Dawe says Plymouth Albion must not worry about how their relegation rivals Moseley get on this weekend. Moseley, who sit five points ahead of basement side Albion, play Rotherham two days before Plymouth travel to their West Country rivals the Cornish Pirates on Sunday. If Moseley were to beat Rotherham at … Continue reading

Plymouth Raiders end losing run with victory over Wildcats
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Plymouth Raiders end losing run with victory over Wildcats

PLYMOUTH Raiders ended an eight-match losing run with a 94-87 victory over Durham Wildcats at the Pavilions on Thursday evening. Jay Marriott’s side overcame the loss of Jordan Clarke and Brent Benson to see off the team immediately above them in the BBL Championship table. However, 11th-placed Raiders had to dig deep to get the … Continue reading