Devonport Services hope Friday night rugby experiment will be a success
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Devonport Services hope Friday night rugby experiment will be a success

DEVONPORT Services are hoping their Friday night rugby experiment will be a success. The Western Counties West leaders will host league rivals Paignton at the Rectory tomorrow night in the Devon Intermediate Cup (7pm). Services coach Mike Lewis believes playing under floodlights creates a great atmosphere and it also means he has more players to … Continue reading

GALLERY: Smart and Reid among the winners at Westward League meeting in Newquay
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GALLERY: Smart and Reid among the winners at Westward League meeting in Newquay

TAVISTOCK’S Oliver Smart and City of Plymouth’s Holly Reid were among the winners at the second Westward Cross Country League meeting of the season at Newquay on Sunday. Smart triumphed for the second race running in the under-15 boys’ category. He always looked in control in cold and windy conditions and powered away in the … Continue reading

Saltash quartet named in Cornwall Development XV squad for Launceston match
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Saltash quartet named in Cornwall Development XV squad for Launceston match

SALTASH players Will Morton, Lewis Wells, Ryan Rayner and Kieran Down have been named in the Cornwall Development XV to play Launceston at Polson Bridge on Saturday (1pm). Prolific try-scorer Morton will start on the wing and Wells will wear the number six shirt as the Duchy look at aspiring County Championship players. Rayner and … Continue reading

Plymouth Diving enjoy successful trip to Dublin for Irish Open
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Plymouth Diving enjoy successful trip to Dublin for Irish Open

PLYMOUTH Diving enjoyed a highly-success trip to Dublin to take part in the Irish Open at the weekend. The Life Centre-based club returned home with a host of medals across all the different age groups. In the senior events, talented youngsters Aidan Helsop and Connor West took silver and bronze in the men’s platform competition … Continue reading

Plymouth swimmers win medals at BUCS Short Course Championships
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Plymouth swimmers win medals at BUCS Short Course Championships

PLYMOUTH swimmers Jessica Jackson, Laura Stephens and Ivo Staub all claimed medals at the BUCS Short Course Championships in Sheffield this weekend. Marjon student Staub secured silver in the men’s 50m butterfly and also a bronze in the 50m backstroke. The Swiss international also reached the 50m freestyle final. He just missed out on gold … Continue reading

City of Plymouth athletes Weir and Tank impress on both sides of the Atlantic
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City of Plymouth athletes Weir and Tank impress on both sides of the Atlantic

CITY of Plymouth athletes Victoria Weir and Poppy Tank enjoyed impressive results this weekend. Great Britain international Weir was fourth under-20 women and sixth overall in her race at the British Athletics Cross Country Challenge event in Milton Keynes on Saturday. The race was close with just 29 seconds separating the top six in the … Continue reading

RUGBY REPORTS: Welcome win for Ivybridge, while Services regain top spot
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RUGBY REPORTS: Welcome win for Ivybridge, while Services regain top spot

IVYBRIDGE ended a four-game losing run with a hard-earned 25-16 away victory at Bracknell in the South West Premier League. Not only did the victory delight the Bridgers, but also the fact that they only conceded one try in Berkshire. Ivybridge were without a host of players for the match and that led to player-coach … Continue reading