Preview Week 17: Hartpury college v Coventry RFC

After the stern test that the boys underwent at Fylde last time out, it seems likely that there will be another examination in store when Coventry are our first visitors of 2016 on Saturday (2.30pm). Despite a New Year win over Loughborough (37-12), Coventry’s results this season have been mixed and that…

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Fylde Rugby 17 – Hartpury College 18

Fylde Rugby 17 – Hartpury College 18 A late Lloyd Evans penalty was the only thing separating these teams at the end of an encounter that was every bit as tight as the scoreline suggests. On a heavy pitch and with handling difficult, this was a day for character.  Each…

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Preview Week 16: Fylde v Hartpury College

Weather permitting, Hartpury College return to National League 1 action at the weekend when we travel to Fylde, in storm-hit Lancashire. Our hosts, who will forever be associated with former England captain and current RFU Chairman Bill Beaumont – a ‘one club’ man throughout his illustrious playing career – are…

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Hartpury College 17 – Plymouth Albion 22

An off-colour Hartpury slipped to their first home defeat of the season as they failed to recreate the form shown at Richmond the previous week. In a display lacking energy and direction, a succession of errors, both technical and tactical, ensured that they were never in position to impose themselves…

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