RUGBY PREVIEWS: Ivybridge hoping for first win of 2019, while Services eye cup final
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RUGBY PREVIEWS: Ivybridge hoping for first win of 2019, while Services eye cup final

IVYBRIDGE are hoping this weekend is the one where they finally get their first win of 2019. The third-placed Bridgers head to ninth-placed Weston-super-Mare in the South West Premier aiming to end a run of three consecutive defeats. They did finish last week’s match at Exmouth strongly and scored two late tries to pick up … Continue reading

RUGBY REPORTS: Another defeat for Ivybridge, but joy for Services, Oaks, Tavistock and Saracens
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RUGBY REPORTS: Another defeat for Ivybridge, but joy for Services, Oaks, Tavistock and Saracens

IVYBRIDGE are still looking for their first win of 2019 after going down 43-32 away at Devon rivals Exmouth on Saturday in the South West Premier League. It was the Bridgers’ third defeat in a row since the turn of the year, having only suffered three in the first four months of the season. Ivybridge … Continue reading

RUGBY REPORTS: Important wins for Saltash, Tavistock, Oaks, Old Techs and Saracens
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RUGBY REPORTS: Important wins for Saltash, Tavistock, Oaks, Old Techs and Saracens

IVYBRIDGE have dropped down to fourth in the South West Premier League after suffering their biggest defeat of the season. The Bridgers, who had start 2019 in second place, were beaten 38-18 by Exeter University at Cross-in-Hand. It was Ivybridge’s second loss in a row, having gone down 17-10 at Drybrook last week. Prior to … Continue reading

RUGBY PREVIEWS: Ivybridge look to bounce back, while Tavistock eye vital home victory
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RUGBY PREVIEWS: Ivybridge look to bounce back, while Tavistock eye vital home victory

IVYBRIDGE player-coach Lewis Paterson says his team are determined to try and bounce back from their defeat to Drybrook last weekend when they host Devon rivals Exeter University at Cross-in-Hand on Saturday in South West Premier. The high-flying Bridgers suffered only their fourth loss of the season last Saturday when they narrowly went down 17-10 … Continue reading

RUGBY REPORTS: Disappointment for Ivybridge, but big wins for Services and Oaks
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RUGBY REPORTS: Disappointment for Ivybridge, but big wins for Services and Oaks

IVYBRIDGE player-coach Lewis Paterson admitted his team were ‘very poor’ as they slipped to a 17-10 defeat at third-from-bottom Drybrook. The defeat means they have lost further ground on leaders Bournemouth and have dropped to third in the table, although they are level on points with second-placed Barnstaple. Ivybridge just never got going in Gloucestershire, … Continue reading

RUGBY PREVIEWS: Ivybridge ready for tough away trip, while Services and Argaum have big home games
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RUGBY PREVIEWS: Ivybridge ready for tough away trip, while Services and Argaum have big home games

PLAYER-coach Jamie Tripcony feels high-flying Ivybridge face a ‘huge challenge’ with an away trip to Drybrook after the long Christmas break. The Bridgers sit in second place in the South West Premier table and claimed three consecutive victories before the festive period. But they know after three weeks off it will not be easy to … Continue reading