GALLERY: Crosscombe’s try secures Albion narrow pre-season win at Redruth
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GALLERY: Crosscombe’s try secures Albion narrow pre-season win at Redruth

Redruth 15 Plymouth Albion 19 A TRY by Matt Crosscombe 12 minutes from time secured Plymouth Albion a narrow 19-15 away win over National Two South side Redruth in their final pre-season match. Albion, who start their National One campaign next Saturday against newly-promoted Cambridge, took an early lead at the Recreation Ground but failed … Continue reading

Plymouth Devils fail to build on promising start at Somerset
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Plymouth Devils fail to build on promising start at Somerset

PLYMOUTH Devils made a promising start in their Premier League match away to Somerset on Friday evening and were all square after four heats, but eventually suffered a 57-35 defeat away to the league leaders. Somerset took control with a run of four successive 5-1 race wins in heats five to eight to leave the Devils with … Continue reading

Plymstock Albion Oaks and Tamar Saracens take positives out of pre-season clash
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Plymstock Albion Oaks and Tamar Saracens take positives out of pre-season clash

PLYMSTOCK Albion Oaks overcame their new Cornwall/Devon League rivals Tamar Saracens 31-10 in a pre-season match played in wet and dark conditions at Horsham Fields on Thursday night. Both teams used the fixture to have a look at players and try out different formations, with neither outfit keen to give too much away. Oaks made … Continue reading

Plymouth Albion conclude their pre-season preparations at Redruth
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Plymouth Albion conclude their pre-season preparations at Redruth

PLYMOUTH Albion will conclude their pre-season preparations on Saturday when they travel to National Two South side Redruth (3pm). Albion have so far eased to victories over Exmouth (62-5), Camborne (43-12) and Ivybridge (38-3). This weekend, though, is the last chance for new head coach Dan Parkes to make up his mind about who will … Continue reading

Time is running out to enter the popular Armada Autumn Trail run
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Time is running out to enter the popular Armada Autumn Trail run

THE popular Armada Autumn Trail run will take place on Sunday, September 11, at Newnham Park (10.30am). The eight-mile multi-terrain race was revived last year by the Armada Athletics Network and attracted more than 250 runners, with Tavistock’s Neil Barkell claiming victory. Many youngsters also took place in the one-mile adventure fun run. However, organisers … Continue reading

Plymouth Devils prepare for tough double-header against Somerset
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Plymouth Devils prepare for tough double-header against Somerset

PLYMOUTH Devils face one of their toughest tests of the season when they meet Somerset in a Premier League clash at the St Boniface Arena on Saturday evening (7.15pm). The Devils completed a league double over their West Country rivals last season and team manager Lee Trigger admits that Somerset will be looking to reverse those … Continue reading