RUGBY PREVIEWS: Ivybridge look to continue their rise up the table, while Services aim to avoid shock
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RUGBY PREVIEWS: Ivybridge look to continue their rise up the table, while Services aim to avoid shock

IVYBRIDGE could jump up into the top half of the South West Premier League table this weekend if they were to claim a home victory over Newbury Blues. The Bridgers beat struggling Lydney 39-14 at Cross-in-Hand last Saturday to move up to ninth in the standings, just two points behind seventh-placed Brixham. That was the … Continue reading

RUGBY REPORTS: Ivybridge, Services, Argaum and Saltash all start 2018 with wins
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RUGBY REPORTS: Ivybridge, Services, Argaum and Saltash all start 2018 with wins

IVYBRIDGE ran in six tries as they kicked off 2018 in fine style with a 39-14 victory over struggling Lydney at Cross-in-Hand. Four of their touch-downs came in the first half, with centre Charlie Briant leading the way by scoring two and making one. However, it was Ivybridge’s scrum that provided the platform for them. … Continue reading

RUGBY PREVIEWS: Ivybridge look to move up the table with back-to-back home games
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RUGBY PREVIEWS: Ivybridge look to move up the table with back-to-back home games

IVYBRIDGE have a great chance to move up the South West Premier League table at the start of 2018 with back-to-back home games. The 10th-placed Bridgers host second-from-bottom Lydney on Saturday before welcoming 11th-placed Newbury Blues seven days later. The Cross-in-Hand club had managed to find some form before Christmas, claiming wins against Camborne and … Continue reading

GALLERY: Pictures from the New Year’s Day match between Old Techs and Tamar Saracens
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GALLERY: Pictures from the New Year’s Day match between Old Techs and Tamar Saracens

RUGBY players from Old Techs and Tamar Saracens enjoyed a social New Year’s Day run out at Weston Mill. Techs have been playing on January 1 for years. Their regular opponents used to always be St Boniface Old Boys, but when ‘Bonnies’ pulled out last year Tamar Saracens stepped to continue the tradition. Due to … Continue reading

Old Techs to keep New Year’s Day tradition going with fixture against Tamar Saracens
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Old Techs to keep New Year’s Day tradition going with fixture against Tamar Saracens

OLD Techs will continue their tradition of playing on New Year’s Day with a ‘social match’ against Devon One rivals Tamar Saracens (2.30pm). For seasons the Weston Mill club always played St Boniface Old Boys on January 1. However, over the years St Boniface have found it harder and harder to get a team together … Continue reading

Saltash triumph in annual festive match against St Boniface Old Boys
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Saltash triumph in annual festive match against St Boniface Old Boys

SALTASH claimed honours in their annual festive match with St Boniface Old Boys. In terrible conditions at Moorlands Lane, the Ashes triumphed 32-21 in the 42nd year of the fixture. St Boniface did have a few late drop-outs, including Chris Lowrie and Scott Meakin, but still made Cornwall/Devon League leaders Saltash work hard for their … Continue reading