Plymouth Devils look for quick-fire double over rivals Somerset
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Plymouth Devils look for quick-fire double over rivals Somerset

PLYMOUTH Devils have the chance to complete a quick-fire double over championship-chasing Somerset following their 52-38 Premier League win at the Oaktree Arena on Friday evening. It was Somerset’s first home defeat in eight home league matches and took the Devils to within eight points of a top six place. Plymouth will be looking for more … Continue reading

Leander’s Sam Dailley continues his dominance at British Summer Swimming Champs
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Leander’s Sam Dailley continues his dominance at British Summer Swimming Champs

PLYMOUTH Leander’s Sam Dailley added two more gold medals on the fourth day of the British Summer Swimming Championships in Sheffield. The teenager has now claimed five golds, one silver and two bronze medals in a total dominance of the 13/14-year-old age category at Ponds Forge. His latest successes came in the 100m freestyle and … Continue reading

Koteczky joins Shepherd in missing Plymouth Albion’s trip to Jersey
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Koteczky joins Shepherd in missing Plymouth Albion’s trip to Jersey

AUSTRALIAN back Marc Koteczky will miss Plymouth Albion’s pre-season trip to Jersey next weekend due to injury. Koteczky, who can play fly-half, centre or full-back, has a bruised heel. “He’s off running for the next week,” said director of rugby Graham Dawe. “It is getting better but we don’t want it to drag on into … Continue reading

Ivybridge just edged out by hosts Launceston in 10s tournament
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Ivybridge just edged out by hosts Launceston in 10s tournament

IVYBRIDGE Rugby Club got their season underway by finishing second in a four-team 10s tournament at Polson Bridge on Thursday night. The newly-promoted National Three South West side won two of their three matches, only losing by one try to eventually winners and hosts Launceston. National Two South outfit Launceston entered two teams – CAB … Continue reading

Sam Dailley wins three more medals at British Swimming Champs
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Sam Dailley wins three more medals at British Swimming Champs

PLYMOUTH Leander’s Sam Dailley continued his hot form at the British Summer Swimming Championships in Sheffield. Having already won two individual golds medals and a relay bronze in the opening two days of competition, Dailley collect a medal of each colour on the third night. He triumphed in the 13/14-year-olds 200m butterfly event in a … Continue reading

New signing Wright should be available for Devils home clash with Somerset
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New signing Wright should be available for Devils home clash with Somerset

PLYMOUTH expect to have new signing James Wright making his debut in their Premier League match against Somerset at the St Boniface Arena on Saturday evening (7.15 pm). Wright’s arrival comes into effect with the issue of new averages for August, so he will not be available for Friday’s match at Somerset where the Devils will … Continue reading

Plymouth Albion to play Newton Abbot in final pre-season fixture
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Plymouth Albion to play Newton Abbot in final pre-season fixture

PLYMOUTH Albion will play Newton Abbot instead of Hornets RFC in their final pre-season fixture. The National One side had been due to play Somerset-based side Hornets on Saturday, August 29, but Albion needed to move the game to the Friday evening and the National Three South West outfit could not make it. However, their … Continue reading