Flowers and Kenny among the awards as Devonport Services celebrate season
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Flowers and Kenny among the awards as Devonport Services celebrate season

DEVONPORT Services celebrated a ground-breaking season with a joint men’s and women’s presentation night at the Rectory. The men’s first team and their women’s side had enjoyed debut campaigns in new leagues. The men played in South West One, having won promotion the previous season, while the recently reformed Services women completed their first year … Continue reading

Devon aim to bounce back against Hampshire while Cornwall eye second win
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Devon aim to bounce back against Hampshire while Cornwall eye second win

DEVON will be aiming to bounce back from an opening day defeat when they entertain Hampshire at Okehampton on Saturday in their second County Championship match (3pm). The Green and Whites were beaten 54-14 by a strong Gloucestershire side at Cinderford in their first group fixture. Gloucestershire’s team included eight National One players and they … Continue reading

Contrasting fortunes for Devon and Cornwall on opening weekend of County Championship
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Contrasting fortunes for Devon and Cornwall on opening weekend of County Championship

THERE were contrasting fortunes for Devon and Cornwall on the opening weekend of rugby’s 2019 County Championship campaign. Devon were convincingly beaten 54-14 by a strong Gloucestershire side at Cinderford, but Cornwall enjoyed an impressive winning start by overcoming Kent 25-21 at Medway. Devon were always second best against a Gloucestershire side featuring eight National … Continue reading

GALLERY: Plymouth Combination edged out by Torbay Sharks at the Rectory
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GALLERY: Plymouth Combination edged out by Torbay Sharks at the Rectory

DEVONPORT Services scrum-half Dylan Daley scored two tries but they were not enough to help the Plymouth Combination win the Graham Emond Trophy on Friday night at the Rectory. The Plymouth select side were beaten 28-19 by a strong Torbay Sharks team in the representative match. The Combination, playing their first game in two years, … Continue reading

Friend joins Albion players in Devon’s squad for County Championship opener
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Friend joins Albion players in Devon’s squad for County Championship opener

DEVONPORT Services’ former Tavistock forward Mark Friend and Plymouth Albion’s John and Frank Kelly are among the new faces included in Devon’s side for their opening County Championship match against Gloucestershire at Cinderford on Saturday (3pm). Albion fly-half Dan Mugford has also made himself available for the Green and Whites for the first time since … Continue reading