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Clarke returns for Cornwall

CORNWALL RFU UNDER 20 COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIP 2019

 The Jason Leonard Cup.

Cornwall Rugby Football Union (CRFU) Under 20 County Championship campaign
2019 moves to the second pool game in the Jason Leonard Cup. Cornwall will play
Hampshire at a new venue of Havant RFC on the 3G pitch with a 13:30 kick off
time on Sunday February 24.

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Camborne stalwart deservedly rewarded at HQ

Camborne Rugby Club stalwart Alan Truscott was a deserved winner of the RFU President’s Value the Volunteer Outstanding Contribution Award presented to him at the recent England v France game at Twickenham by coach Eddie Jones, reports Camborne Media Officer Martin Symons.

Truscott’s
association with the Cherry &

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No luck for Irish as Reds score six tries

REDRUTH 39 – 3 LONDON IRISH WILD GEESE

By Bill Hooper, at the Recreation Ground. Photo, Dan Barbary.

A stirring second half performance from Redruth saw them
home to a comfortable bonus point win.

Director of Rugby Nigel Hambly was pleased with the win but
felt his side could have played better.

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Moyle’s late tries confirm Pirates’ win

Richmond 10   Cornish Pirates 23

By Phil Westren, Cornish Pirates Media Officer. Photo Brian Tempest

In
front of their loyal travelling supporters, an uplifting last-minute try scored
by full-back Kyle Moyle, his second in the match, delivered a sought after and
ultimately deserved bonus point victory for the Cornish Pirates in this Round
14 Greene King IPA Championship match played at the historic Richmond Athletic
Ground.

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Pirates book semi-final

Jersey Reds 13   Cornish Pirates 17

By Phil Westren, Media Officer Cornish Pirates

During a period of less than kind weather conditions,
having negotiated their road and air travel safely to Jersey, for the Cornish
Pirates the outcome of this Championship Cup quarter-final tie proved oh so
worthy. 

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Penprase seals Cornwall’s win

JASON LEONARD CUP
U.20S COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIP

CORNWALL 29 – 20 DEVON                                                           

By Bill Hooper at
Tregorrick Park

With the final play of the game centre Jake Penprase, surged towards the try-line from a horde of players, to dot down bonus point try and confirm an opening day win for Cornwall in this season’s Championship.

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Cornwall’s U.20 campaign starts with a win

Cornwall U.20s defeated their Devon counterparts 29-20 in an enthralling encounter at St Austell, thanks to tries from Reuben Edwards, Aaron Simmonds, Stan Somers and Jake Penprase. Full report to follow Monday.

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Harvey Richards – RIP

It is with great sadness that Trelawny’s Army learned today of the passing of Harvey Richards who played for Penzance & Newlyn and Cornwall and later on became a county selector and President of the CRFU 1994/97.

We wish to express our sincerest condolences to Harvey’s family and friends.

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Hodge to captain Cornwall in Championship opener

JASON LEONARD CUP U.20 COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIP

By Bill Hooper, photos Simon Bryant Iktis photo

Cornwall Rugby Football Union (CRFU) Under 20 County Championship
campaign 2019 gets underway with their first fixture in
the Jason Leonard Cup.

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Lord & Kevern pleased with U.20’s preparation ahead of Devon game.

Cornwall U.20s put
in an encouraging performance in their final warm-up game ahead of this
season’s Jason Leonard Cup campaign.

Under the Hayle
floodlights coaches Josh Lord and Richie Kevern gave all their extended squad a
good run out as the youngsters defeated a willing RNAS Culdrose XV by 47-5.

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