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Cornwall women name team for Gill Burns Cup opener

Some of the Cornwall Women’s side 2019

By Bill Hooper

Cornwall Women kick-off
their Gill Burns Cup campaign this Sunday at Polson Bridge, Launceston against
Dorset & Wilts Women, kick-off 1:30 pm.

Team:

15. Frankie Perry
(Bude & Plymouth Albion),

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Three Cornish lads make South West squad

Following the Under 20 South West trials held at Keynsham RFC on Easter Sunday, three of the Cornish players attending the trials have been selected for the South West.

Torin Clarke (Launceston) Captain of Cornwall U20s fends off Brad Etherington (BS RFC) of Hertfordshire U20s. – Photo mandatory by-line: ©Simon Bryant/Iktis Photo –

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Pirates end losing run

Cornish Pirates 33  
Yorkshire Carnegie 29

Welcoming Yorkshire Carnegie to the Mennaye Field, the Cornish Pirates recorded a thoroughly deserved and eagerly sought-after win in what was their final Greene King IPA Championship home match of the season, reports Phil Westren.

In a precarious position at the start
of the season,

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Ducker named Paul Bawden man-of-the-match

Alex Ducker of Cornwall (Camborne) presented the Trelawny’s Army man of the match by Trelawny’s Army Press Officer Bill Hooper and Cornwall RFU President, Peter James. – Photo mandatory by-line: ©Simon Bryant/Iktis Photo – 16/04/19, Cornwall, Devon, Training, Tamar Cup, CRFU, Sport, Rugby Union, Plymouth Albion RFC, Brickfields, Plymouth,

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Ducker hat-trick helps Cornwall retain Tamar Cup

TAMAR CUP

DEVON 13 – 28 CORNWALL

By Bill Hooper at
the Brickfields

Three tries in the space of sixteen minutes at the beginning of the second half by mercurial Camborne winger Alex Ducker helped Cornwall retain the Tamar Cup, for an eighth year in succession,

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Cornwall name side to face Devon in Tamar Cup

Dan Job of Cornwall (Lanner). – Photo mandatory by-line: ©Simon Bryant/Iktis Photo

Cornwall side selected to defend the Tamar Cup at Plymouth Albion tomorrow night.

There are seven who played in the corresponding
fixture last season at St. Austell when Cornwall retained the Cup 24-12.

Kick-off at Brickfields is 7:30 pm with entry
priced at £5,

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Tamar Cup 2019

Cornwall travel across the Tamar on Tuesday evening, 16th April, to
take on Devon at Plymouth Albion’s Brickfields ground at 7:30 pm in this
season’s Tamar Cup.

Cornwall will be looking to retain the Cup they defended successfully last season when they defeated Devon 24-12 at St. Austell.

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Eight from Cornwall U.20s selected for SW Trial

CORNWALL RFU UNDER 20 – South West Trials.

Torin Clarke (Launceston Captain of Cornwall U20s. – Photo mandatory by-line: ©Simon Bryant/Iktis Photo

Although the Cornwall Rugby Football Union (CRFU) 2019, Under 20 County
Championship campaign has ended, eight of their players have been invited to
the South West training day,

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Penzance & Newlyn claim TASC Colts Cup

TRELAWNY’S ARMY CRFU
COLTS CUP FINAL

ST. AUSTELL COLTS 6 – 23 PENZANCE & NEWYLN COLTS

The victorious Penzance & Newlyn Colts lift the Cup

Penzance & Newlyn Colts completed the first leg of a hoped for double by lifting the Colts Cup against St.

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CRFU Colts Cup Finals

Launceston Colts Cornwall Colts Cup Winners 2018

Trelawny’s Army are once again delighted to be the sponsor for Cornwall RFU Colts Cup Finals Day to be held on Sunday 7th April at St. Austell RFC.

Program of matches.

TASC Bowl Final

Newquay Hornets v Penryn 11 am

TASC Plate Final

Saltash v Truro 12:30 pm

TASC Shield Final

Camborne v Launceston 2 pm

TASC Cup Final

Penzance &

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