GALLERY: Pictures from Lakeside Athletic v Plymouth Vaults in the Devon Premier Cup
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GALLERY: Pictures from Lakeside Athletic v Plymouth Vaults in the Devon Premier Cup

A HAT-TRICK from Jack Presland helped Devon League side Lakeside Athletic overcome P&WD outfit Plymouth Vaults 3-2 in an entertaining Devon Premier Cup game at the Parkway on Saturday. Despite spells of torrential rain and bitterly cold conditions, both teams were fully committed to the cup tie and both goalkeepers were kept on their toes. … Continue reading

GALLERY: Services come from behind to edge out Oaks in adapted rules game
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GALLERY: Services come from behind to edge out Oaks in adapted rules game

DEVONPORT Services came from behind to snatch a narrow 17-15 victory over lower league Plymstock Albion Oaks in the region’s first taste of adapted rules rugby. A large crowd turned up at Horsham Fields to watch the new form of rugby, which does not include scrums or mauls due to the risk of spreading Covid-19. … Continue reading

GALLERY: Pictures from the first day of the 2020 Plym Trail Christmas Marathon Weekend
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GALLERY: Pictures from the first day of the 2020 Plym Trail Christmas Marathon Weekend

THE opening races of the 2020 Plym Trail Christmas Marathon Weekend took place on Saturday morning. The weekend sees two half marathons and two full marathons over two days from Clearbrook village on Dartmoor. All the races begin with an up and down run through the village before joining the route 27 cycle path and … Continue reading

WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: More agony for Argyle, but joy for Saltash teams
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WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: More agony for Argyle, but joy for Saltash teams

PLYMOUTH Argyle’s tough season continued as they suffered yet another heavy defeat in the FA Women’s National Premier Southern Division. The Pilgrims, still pointless after six matches, were beaten 8-0 away at leaders Watford. It was their second successive 8-0 loss after going down by the same scoreline at home to Milton Keynes Dons in … Continue reading

WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: Success for Callington and Saltash sides
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WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: Success for Callington and Saltash sides

THE women’s football programme was badly hit by postponements at the weekend. Plymouth Argyle, Marine Academy, Plympton, Activate and Signal Box Oak Villa were all left without games for various reasons, but the east Cornwall sides all played and claimed impressive wins. In the South West League Premier Division, Callington Town moved up to fourth … Continue reading

WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: Big defeat for Argyle, but wins for Marine Academy, Signal Box and Saltash
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WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: Big defeat for Argyle, but wins for Marine Academy, Signal Box and Saltash

THE 2020-21 women’s football season may only be a month-and-a-half old but already it looks like Plymouth Argyle are facing a relegation battle in the FA National League Southern Premier Division after they were hammered 8-0 at home by Milton Keynes Dons on Sunday. It was the Pilgrims’ fifth consecutive defeat and they remain pointless … Continue reading

GALLERY: Pictures from the second day of the 2020 Plym Trail Autumn Marathon Weekend
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GALLERY: Pictures from the second day of the 2020 Plym Trail Autumn Marathon Weekend

MORE runners completed a full or half marathon on Sunday morning as part of the 2020 Plym Trail Autumn Weekend. First and Last Running organise the event, which sees two half marathons and two full marathons over two days from Clearbrook village on Dartmoor. Many of the athletes competing on Sunday had also run on … Continue reading

GALLERY: Pictures from the first day of the Plym Trail Autumn Marathon Weekend
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GALLERY: Pictures from the first day of the Plym Trail Autumn Marathon Weekend

TAVISTOCK’S Adam Holland was among the field for the opening race of the 2020 Plym Trail Autumn Marathon Weekend on Saturday morning. The weekend sees two half marathons and two full marathons over two days from Clearbrook village on Dartmoor. All the races begin with an up and down run through the village before joining … Continue reading