RUGBY PREVIEWS: Ivybridge and Services look to finally get off the mark in 2020
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RUGBY PREVIEWS: Ivybridge and Services look to finally get off the mark in 2020

IVYBRIDGE will be hoping February brings them more luck than January did. The Bridgers are still waiting for their first win of 2020 after controversially losing 20-16 away at Launceston, drawing 25-25 at home with Maidenhead and suffering a 20-19 defeat at Newbury. This weekend they welcome fourth-placed Okehampton to Cross-in-Hand in the South West … Continue reading

RUGBY REPORTS: Cup disappointment for Oaks, but joy for Sarries and OPMs
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RUGBY REPORTS: Cup disappointment for Oaks, but joy for Sarries and OPMs

PLYMSTOCK Albion Oaks’ Twickenham hopes were ended by a determined Liskeard-Looe side at a damp and misty Lux Park on Saturday. The Lions triumphed 17-8 in the opening round of the RFU Senior Vase to keep alive their dreams of another trip to the home of England rugby. An enthralling and tight game was eventually … Continue reading

Mount Kelly appoint former Albion player Nonu as their new head of rugby
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Mount Kelly appoint former Albion player Nonu as their new head of rugby

MOUNT Kelly have appointed former Plymouth Albion player Pale Nonu as their new head of rugby. Nonu, who was head coach at Redruth last season, will take up the role in April, replacing James Reyburn, who has moved to New Zealand. Nonu will move to Mount Kelly from Camborne Science International Academy, where he has … Continue reading

RUGBY REPORTS: Crucial wins for Saltash and Tavistock, but disappointment for Ivybridge, Services and Oaks
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RUGBY REPORTS: Crucial wins for Saltash and Tavistock, but disappointment for Ivybridge, Services and Oaks

IT WAS another case of so near, yet so far for Ivybridge on Saturday away at struggling Newbury Blues. The Bridgers agonisingly lost 20-19 at Monks Lane, which means they are still waiting for their first win in 2020. They had drawn 25-25 last week against second-placed Maidenhead and went down 20-16 the week before … Continue reading

RUGBY PREVIEWS: Tricky trips for Ivybridge and Services while vital matches for Saltash and Tavistock
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RUGBY PREVIEWS: Tricky trips for Ivybridge and Services while vital matches for Saltash and Tavistock

IVYBRIDGE will be hoping they can finally get their first win of 2020 on Saturday when they visit Monks Lane to play struggling Newbury Blues in the South West Premier. The Bridgers have been left frustrated in their opening two matches of the year, losing 20-16 at Launceston after having a last-gasp try disallowed and … Continue reading

RUGBY REPORTS: Another draw for Ivybridge, but wins for Oaks, Sarries, Argaum and DHSOB
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RUGBY REPORTS: Another draw for Ivybridge, but wins for Oaks, Sarries, Argaum and DHSOB

FOR the third time this season Ivybridge found themselves having to settle for a share of the points as they drew 25-25 with second-placed Maidenhead at Cross-in-Hand on Saturday. The Bridgers, who had already drawn with Exmouth and Camborne in other South West Premier games, were grateful to a late Matt Grieveson penalty in front … Continue reading