Hartpury RFC 57 – Fylde Rugby 14

Thanks to the Gloucester Citizen and their reporter Will Wood for this week’s match report…  Hartpury’s strong start to their third National 1 season continued after they made it four bonus-point wins out of four. A few years ago, Fylde looked like one of the most exciting sides in the…

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Preview Week 4: Hartpury RFC v Fylde

Director of Rugby, John Barnes, is expecting Hartpury’s rock-solid rearguard to come under heavy assault when his National League One high-flyers face Fylde on Saturday (2.30pm kick-off). Barnes’ men are currently sitting at the league summit, in large part due to their stingy defence in the opening weeks of the…

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Esher 13 – Hartpury RFC 32

Hartpury lost the corresponding fixture last season, in a game that Esher had dominated, but that outcome never looked likely this time around as they took their third bonus point win in succession. On a cold, grey afternoon in Surrey, this was a match that Hartpury largely controlled, playing at…

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Preview Week 3: Esher v Hartpury RFC

It was back in January when these two teams last met, Hartpury producing one of their most disappointing displays of the 2015-16 season to go down 24-14 at Esher’s Surrey base. On that occasion there was a great deal of frustration around as, after good post-Christmas victories over Fylde and…

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