WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: Late agony for Argyle and Marine Academy
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WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: Late agony for Argyle and Marine Academy

PLYMOUTH Argyle and Marine Academy Plymouth both suffered late agony in their league matches at the weekend. Argyle were beaten 3-1 at home by Gillingham in the FA Women’s National League Southern Premier Division after the visitors scored two goals in the last seven minutes. Gillingham had taken the lead in the opening minutes of … Continue reading

RUGBY REPORTS: Devonport Services continue unbeaten start, while Tavistock claim derby win
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RUGBY REPORTS: Devonport Services continue unbeaten start, while Tavistock claim derby win

IVYBRIDGE had to make do with two losing bonus points from their short trip across the Tamar to play Launceston. The Bridgers went down 26-22 at Polson Bridge as the Cornish All Blacks claimed their first win of the 2021-22 campaign. Ivybridge, who had got off the mark the week before by beating Okehampton at … Continue reading

Devonport Royal pair secure England selection for EU Nations Tournament
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Devonport Royal pair secure England selection for EU Nations Tournament

DEVONPORT Royal water polo players George Barnicle and James Coleman have been named in England’s junior men’s squad for the rearranged 2020 EU Nations Tournament. The event will be held in Brno in the Czech Republic between Friday, October 29 and Sunday, October 31. England have named a squad of 15 for the junior men’s … Continue reading

ATHLETICS ROUND-UP: Maczugowski secures English Schools’ top six finish
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ATHLETICS ROUND-UP: Maczugowski secures English Schools’ top six finish

CITY of Plymouth’s Nicholas Maczugowski capped a fine season with a top six finish at the English Schools’ Combined Events Championships in Bedford at the weekend. Maczugowski, representing Devon, took sixth spot in a strong junior boys’ pentathlon event with 2,606 points. He clocked 11.77 seconds for the 80m hurdles, threw 11.81m in the shot, … Continue reading

WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: Marine Academy get off the mark in style
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WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: Marine Academy get off the mark in style

MARINE Academy Plymouth secured their first South West Women’s Premier Division win of the season in style on Sunday by beating Middlezoy 8-2 away. Marine had suffered back-to-back defeats at the hands of Sherborne Town in their opening two matches, but were far too strong for their hosts this weekend at Westonzoyland Airfield. Sam Metters … Continue reading

RUGBY ROUND-UP: Home delight for Ivybridge, Services, Oaks and Old Techs
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RUGBY ROUND-UP: Home delight for Ivybridge, Services, Oaks and Old Techs

IVYBRIDGE are up-and-running in the South West Premier after they beat Devon rivals Okehampton 34-11 at Cross-in-Hand on Saturday. It was the Bridgers’ first home match of the 2021-22 campaign after starting with tough away trips to Hornets and Weston-super-Mare. They lost their opening two fixtures but there was never really any doubt they were … Continue reading

RUGBY PREVIEWS: Clubs hoping to make the most of home comforts
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RUGBY PREVIEWS: Clubs hoping to make the most of home comforts

IVYBRIDGE finally return to Cross-in-Hand on Saturday when they entertain Devon rivals Okehampton in the South West Premier (2.30pm). The Bridgers have not played a home league game since beating Brixham on March 7, 2020. Their opening two matches of this season have both been in Weston-super-Mare – losing 39-24 to the Hornets in their … Continue reading

ATHLETICS ROUND-UP: King continues consistent form in Zagreb while Johnson sets new PB
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ATHLETICS ROUND-UP: King continues consistent form in Zagreb while Johnson sets new PB

CITY of Plymouth’s Olympian David King continued his good finish to the 2021 season by taking fifth in a strong field at the Memorial Borisa Hanzekovica Meeting in Croatia. King clocked 13.56 seconds for the 110m hurdles in Zagreb on Tuesday evening. It was the 14th time this season he has run under 13.59 seconds. … Continue reading