WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: Late goals secure Argyle victory over Marine Academy
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WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: Late goals secure Argyle victory over Marine Academy

PLYMOUTH Argyle scored three goals in the final 20 minutes to secure a 4-1 victory over lower league neighbours Marine Academy Plymouth in a friendly at Ivybridge. Both clubs were using the match as a warm-up for their forthcoming Devon Senior Cup semi-finals, where Argyle will visit Buckland Athletic and Marine Academy will host Exeter … Continue reading

WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: Argyle get back to winning ways in Devon Senior Cup
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WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: Argyle get back to winning ways in Devon Senior Cup

PLYMOUTH Argyle finally got back to winning ways on Sunday with a 5-0 triumph over Bideford at Manadon in the Devon Women’s Senior Cup. The cup holders turned on the style in the second half, scoring four times after the break against their South West Premier League visitors. It was a welcome victory for the … Continue reading

GALLERY: Pictures from Lakeside Athletic v Plympton Athletic
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GALLERY: Pictures from Lakeside Athletic v Plympton Athletic

LAKESIDE Athletic boosted their hopes of progressing in the Devon Football League end of season mini tournament by beating Plympton Athletic 2-1 in a competitive fixture at the Parkway on Saturday. Lakeside led 2-0 at the break with goals from Alex Cox and Brandon Jefferis, but Plympton really pushed the hosts hard in the second … Continue reading

GALLERY: Plymouth Corinthian’s Shaw takes second City Cycle Couriers 10
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GALLERY: Plymouth Corinthian’s Shaw takes second City Cycle Couriers 10

PLYMOUTH Corinthian’s Robert Shaw continued his good time trial form by finishing second at the City Cycle Couriers 10 on Sunday morning. Shaw was runner-up to London-based German Frederik Scheske (Ribble Weldtite Pro Cycling) on the S4/10 course that takes riders on the A38 from Buckfastleigh to Ashburton and back. Scheske, who had just been … Continue reading

WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: Saltash United extend their lead at the top after beating Callington
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WOMEN’S FOOTBALL: Saltash United extend their lead at the top after beating Callington

SALTASH United took a giant step towards claiming the Cornwall Women’s Football League East Division title in their debut season with a 3-0 victory over second-placed Callington Town II at Kimblerly Stadium on Sunday. The win has moved the unbeaten Ashes six points clear at the top of the table in one of the few … Continue reading

CYCLING ROUND-UP: Promising start for Bramley, while Shaw takes third in Corinthian event
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CYCLING ROUND-UP: Promising start for Bramley, while Shaw takes third in Corinthian event

IVYBRIDGE cyclist Travis Bramley made an encouraging start to his season with a top five finish at the Merlin Cycles National Classic Series in Cheshire on Good Friday. Bramley, competing in Nopinz Motip Race Team colours for the first time, clocked 45.42 minutes for the 22-mile ‘sporting’ course to take fifth in a stacked field … Continue reading

GALLERY: Pictures from the first day of the Plym Trail Winter Marathon weekend
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GALLERY: Pictures from the first day of the Plym Trail Winter Marathon weekend

COMPETITIVE amateur sport has returned again following a three month absence due to the third national lockdown. And one of the first events to be held in the region was the delayed Plym Trail Winter Marathon Weekend. The first races of the weekend took place on Saturday morning with a full marathon and a half … Continue reading

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