Penman delighted to be back in action for Albion after two-month lay-off
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Penman delighted to be back in action for Albion after two-month lay-off

PLYMOUTH Albion hooker James Penman is delighted to be back in action after two months out with a calf injury. The New Zealander made his comeback last Saturday against Henley Hawks when he came on as a replacement for the final 30 minutes of Albion’s 27-8 victory. That was his first taste of competitive rugby … Continue reading

Plymouth clubs well represented in Devon squad for under-20 clash with Berkshire
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Plymouth clubs well represented in Devon squad for under-20 clash with Berkshire

PLYMOUTH Combination clubs will be well represented in Devon’s team for their crucial group match against Berkshire at Keyham on Sunday in the National Under-20 Championship (2.30pm). The Green and Whites lost their opening Pool 4 clash with Gloucestershire 30-15 at the same venue earlier this month. Berkshire, meanwhile, caused a surprise by beating Cornwall … Continue reading

RUGBY PREVIEWS: Ivybridge look for yet another Devon derby home win
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RUGBY PREVIEWS: Ivybridge look for yet another Devon derby home win

IVYBRIDGE are looking forward to the challenge of taking on league leaders Barnstaple at Cross-in-Hand on Saturday, according to player-coach Lewis Paterson (2.30pm). The Bridgers have a good record in Devon derby matches this season in National Three South West, particularly at home. They have beaten Exmouth, Brixham and Newton Abbot at Cross-in-Hand so far … Continue reading

Big weekend for Plymouth’s World Indoor Championship hopeful King
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Big weekend for Plymouth’s World Indoor Championship hopeful King

PLYMOUTH hurdler David King will be looking for a personal best performance on Saturday when he competes at the British Indoor Championships in Sheffield. King is hoping to secure one of Great Britain’s two spots in the men’s 60m hurdles at next month’s World Indoor Championships in Portland, USA. However, to guarantee that, the City … Continue reading

Albion prop Judge to make England Counties debut against Scotland Club XV
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Albion prop Judge to make England Counties debut against Scotland Club XV

PLYMOUTH Albion prop Christian Judge will make his England Counties debut on Friday night when they take on Scotland Club XV in Galashiels (7.30pm). Judge, who has missed just one Albion game this season since joining from Launceston, will start at tight-head prop in the England side. Former Albion player Tom Cowan-Dickie will be on … Continue reading

Albion suffer Koteczky blow as RFU change dates of his suspension
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Albion suffer Koteczky blow as RFU change dates of his suspension

PLYMOUTH Albion have been dealt a blow with news that influential centre Marc Koteczky will not now be available for their crucial clash with Darlington Mowden Park on March 5. Albion were told the Australian would be free to play after an RFU disciplinary panel agreed to uphold a one-week internal suspension for picking up … Continue reading