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Cornwall Under 20’s to face Devon

Richard Kevern Backs Coach of Cornwall U20s and Tyler Gendall Forwards Coach of Cornwall U20s watch training. – Photo mandatory by-line: ©Simon Bryant/Iktis Photo

Cornwall Rugby Football Union (CRFU) Under 20 County Championship campaign 2020 gets underway, this Sunday 26th January, with their first fixture in the Jason Leonard Cup.

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Ladies game at Launceston cancelled

Tonight’s game between Cornwall Club Development XV and Launceston Ladies at Polson Bridge has been cancelled due to a water-logged pitch.

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CRFU President John Sumnall’s report back

President’s Diary.

As we enter the second half of the season I would like to share some of my experiences and thoughts during my visits to the Cornwall Clubs and Rugby in Cornwall.

CRFU President John Sumnall

Of the eleven Clubs that I have visited so far,

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Boxing Day joy for the Reds



By Bill Hooper, at the Recreation Ground.

Redruth deservedly regained the Rodda’s Milk Cup with a
decisive win against old rivals Camborne in front of a four figure Boxing Day

The Reds travelled down the road with a strong squad and had the luxury to include a few youngsters to give them a taste of this special occasion.

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Cornwall U.18, 40 – 10 Bucks U.18

The Cornish 18’s
stick 8 tries on Bucks 18s to finish their campaign undefeated and on a high!

Starting XV                                                         Finishes

  1. Matt Trehair (St Austell)                       16. Harry Richardson (Saltash)
  2. Tyler Dower (Camborne)                     17.

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County Chairman delighted to see Under 18s finish in style

CRFU Chairman Dave Saunter pictured with Cornwall Under 18s at Weston Hornets RFC

Cornwall RFU Chairman Dave Saunter, couldn’t have been happier after U18s won their last game of season 40-10 against top seeds Buckinghamshire. Congrats should go to all the boys and Andy Hawken’s coaching staff. It’s been a very good season for the boys and I’m sure a number will be heading to the final south west trial in January.

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Boxing Day Fixtures

A list of the Boxing Day rugby fixtures that we are aware of.

It is recommended you check with the home club to confirm the actual kick-off times.

Rodda’s Milk Cup

Camborne v Redruth 2 pm

Bay Shield

St. Ives v Hayle 2:30 pm


Penryn v Falmouth 2:30 pm

Falmouth One &

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TASC ball presentations

TASC Ball presentation at Penryn RFC l-r, Steve Long, Andy Seviour, Marina Trevarton, Grant Randlesome & Phil Trevarton

Phil & Marina Trevarton attended Penryn’s home game against Kingsbridge today to present the “Borough” with a couple of match balls to acknowelege their success last season.

Other presentations have taken place at Launceston,

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Video Cornwall U.20s trials day at Truro RFC

Short behind the scenes video, courtesy of Kevin Bishop on the yesterday’s get-together at Truro RFC. Cornwall Under 20s

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Draw for quarter-finals Tribute Cornwall KO Cup

Clubs in
quarter final draw.

1 Falmouth

2 Veor RFC
or Liskeard-Looe RFC

3 Pirates
Amateurs RFC

4 Truro RFC

5 St Austell

6 St Ives

7 Penryn RFC

8 Wadebridge
Camels RFC

Quarter Final Draw.

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