GALLERY: Tavistock’s Barkell wins Autumn Trail run at Newnham Park
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GALLERY: Tavistock’s Barkell wins Autumn Trail run at Newnham Park

TAVISTOCK’S Neil Barkell triumphed in the revived Autumn Trail run at Newnham Park on Sunday. The 30-year-old finished 52 seconds ahead of second-placed Jordan Andrews of Plymouth Harriers. Barkell came home in an impressive time of 42 minutes and 55 seconds for the off-road event, which has been brought back to life by the Armada … Continue reading

French forward Sebastien given chance to impress against Cornwall
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French forward Sebastien given chance to impress against Cornwall

PLYMOUTH Albion supporters will get their first chance to see new French signing Gregory Sebastien in action on Monday evening when Cornwall visit Brickfields for a development game (7.15pm). Sebastien has been named in a strong Albion back-row, alongside Andy Chesters and Chris Courtier. The trio will be hoping to impress director of rugby Graham … Continue reading

RUGBY ROUND-UP: Ivybridge’s togetherness praised after beating Brixham
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RUGBY ROUND-UP: Ivybridge’s togetherness praised after beating Brixham

IVYBRIDGE player-coach Gareth Elliott says the team’s hard work and togetherness has been the key to their impressive start to life in National Three South West. The Cross-in-Hand club made it three wins out of four on Saturday with a 20-12 victory over previously unbeaten Brixham at home. That win followed on the back of … Continue reading

Albion forced to dig deep to claim much-needed home win over Fylde
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Albion forced to dig deep to claim much-needed home win over Fylde

PLYMOUTH ALBION 31 FYLDE 24 PLYMOUTH Albion returned to winning ways in National One with a hard-earned 31-24 victory over Fylde at Brickfields. After narrow defeats against Hull and Rosslyn Park, Graham Dawe’s side were desperate for four points but Fylde, who have finished in the top four for the last two seasons, really tested … Continue reading

Freestone keen to help Albion claim vital home win over Fylde
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Freestone keen to help Albion claim vital home win over Fylde

RUPERT FREESTONE is hoping he can help Plymouth Albion to a much-needed home win against Fylde today (3pm). The Cornwall front-row forward, who re-joined Albion in the summer after three seasons away, makes his second start of the season at hooker in the absence of the injured James Penman. Albion, who beat Richmond 33-20 in … Continue reading

RUGBY ROUND-UP: Ivybridge know Brixham will be ready for them
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RUGBY ROUND-UP: Ivybridge know Brixham will be ready for them

IVYBRIDGE know no-one will be taking them lightly now in National Three South West after their impressive start to the season. The newly-promoted Bridgers stunned last season’s runners-up Exmouth at Cross-in-Hand last Saturday by claiming a 29-20 bonus point win. That followed on from a home victory over Old Patesians and a narrow 25-23 away … Continue reading