RUGBY PREVIEWS: Ivybridge look to end year on a high with Devon derby at Cross-in-Hand
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RUGBY PREVIEWS: Ivybridge look to end year on a high with Devon derby at Cross-in-Hand

IVYBRIDGE will be aiming to end 2019 on a high note when they entertain Exeter University at Cross-in-Hand on Saturday. The game will be the Bridgers’ last South West Premier fixture of the year as they have a blank weekend next Saturday. They are hoping to return to winning ways after two narrow defeats and … Continue reading

Bradley and Horton are first home in December’s Armada Winter 3k Series
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Bradley and Horton are first home in December’s Armada Winter 3k Series

CITY of Plymouth’s Matthew Bradley was first home in December’s festive Armada Winter 3k Series run at Central Park on Wednesday. Despite wet and windy conditions, Bradley came home in 9.57 minutes, which was seven seconds ahead of Tavistock’s Bart Thomas, who took second. Rob Elphick, who was second in November, was third this time … Continue reading

Titles for Chillingworth and Valsecchi as region’s swimmers impress at National Winter Champs
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Titles for Chillingworth and Valsecchi as region’s swimmers impress at National Winter Champs

SWIMMERS from the region enjoyed a tremendous Swim England National Winter Championships in Sheffield. Plymouth Leander, Mount Kelly, Devonport Royal, Dartmoor Darts and Dinnaton all had athletes competing and impressing at Ponds Forge. Plymouth Leander have two new senior national champions in Adam Chillingworth and Edoardo Valsecchi. Chillingworth ended the championships on a high by … Continue reading

Argyle Ladies’ winning run ended by Watford in thriller at Home Park
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Argyle Ladies’ winning run ended by Watford in thriller at Home Park

SOME 800 people braved miserable weather to turn up at Home Park on Sunday to see Plymouth Argyle and Watford play out a thrilling top-of-the-table clash in the National Women’s League Southern Premier. A cracking game of football ended with Watford snatching a 5-4 victory. In the end it was a shame there had to … Continue reading

ATHLETICS: Tank helps GB to bronze at European Cross Country Championships
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ATHLETICS: Tank helps GB to bronze at European Cross Country Championships

CITY of Plymouth’s Poppy Tank picked up her second international team medal on Sunday as she helped Great Britain’s women’s under-23 side to bronze at the European Cross Country Championships in Portugal. Tank, who is studying at Utah University in America, dug deep on a tough, hilly course in Lisbon to finish 18th overall individually, … Continue reading

Plymouth divers picked up medals at Scottish National and Open Championships
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Plymouth divers picked up medals at Scottish National and Open Championships

MANY of Plymouth’s top divers began their preparations for 2020 by competing at the Scottish National and Open Diving Championships in Edinburgh over the weekend. Great Britain and England international Matthew Dixon picked up two silver medals, while youngsters Katie Martin and Summer Radcliffe also made the podium in Scotland. Dixon’s medals came in the … Continue reading