Cornish Pirates 53 – Hartpury RFC 17

Hartpury – not for the first time in recent history – found themselves out-gunned by the Cornish Pirates at the Mennaye in Round 3 of the Championship Cup. After a first half hour in which the visitors were, broadly speaking, competitive, they were swept away in a blitz of tries…

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Hartpury name squad for Pirates trip

Hartpury welcome back some recent absentees as they go in search of their first win of the Championship Cup competition.  Following defeats to London Irish and Bedford Blues, the Red & Blacks face another tough test as they make the 450-mile round-trip to Penzance and the home of the Cornish…

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Championship Cup campaign continues with Pirates trip

After a difficult night at Bedford last Friday, which resulted in a 43-14 Championship Cup defeat, things get no easier for Hartpury this weekend as they make the long trip south-west to play the Cornish Pirates, again in the Cup. The Bedford result means that it is two defeats from…

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Fiji 68 – Uruguay 7

The traditional Fijian cocktail of pace, power and athleticism was too much for Uruguay on a gloriously sunny afternoon at the Gillman’s Ground, home of Hartpury RFC. The South Americans battled throughout, but found it difficult to live with the exuberant play of the islanders, who picked up five tries…

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