Blog Archives

Leading perspective on Cornish rugby

Yorkshire again prove to be too strong

UNDER 20 COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL

JASON LEONARD CUP

YORKSHIRE 63-10 CORNWALL

By Bill Hooper

There are just some days in rugby when you have acknowledge that the other side were better and this turned out to be one of those.

Yorkshire were a different class to a brave,

Read more ›

Posted in Bill's Blog


Cornwall battle back to earn share of spoils

Photo Dan Barbary: Cornwall’s George Jones, Ben Humber & Jess Tompsett

BILL BEAUMONT CUP

CORNWALL 15 – 15 SURREY (HT 5-15)

By Bill Hooper at the Recreation Ground, Redruth

A new look Cornwall side battled to a creditable draw against Surrey at Redruth on the opening day of this season’s County Championship.

Read more ›

Posted in Bill's Blog


Cornwall v Surrey – live stream 3 pm Saturday

David Burrows will be streaming the Cornwall v Surrey game live from Redruth on You Tube.

Click on the link to access. There will be no commentary

Read more ›

Posted in Bill's Blog


Cornwall name side for Championship opener

Cornwall v Surrey – PREVIEW

Cornwall begin their 2018 Bill Beaumont Cup campaign this Saturday at Redruth when they entertain Surrey.

Having retained the Tamar Cup against Devon in their only warm up game 24-12 at St. Austell last month, the black and golds will approach their program with another Twickenham visit as the goal.

Read more ›

Posted in Bill's Blog


Cornwall Under 20s side named for Yorkshire final

 

Photo Chris Lea: Cornwall squad at Truro College base

 

JASON LEONARD CUP FINAL

UNDER 20 COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIP

SUNDAY 6TH MAY TWICKENHAM STADIUM 5 PM

YORKSHIRE V CORNWALL

As expected Cornwall have stuck to the tried and tested ahead of Sunday’s tea-time showdown against Yorkshire.

Read more ›

Posted in Bill's Blog


Weekly round up on the Cornish rugby scene

 

The main topic of conversation this week has been the stadium vote, which happily saw the project granted £3 million by Cornwall Councillors. We now await the decision from Westminster on the other £3 million which will finally see this project get off the ground.

Read more ›

Posted in Bill's Blog


BJ Chapman wins Paul Bawden man-of-the-match award

BJ Chapman took the award for man-of-the-match last night presented by TASC Chairman Phil Trevarton

Read more ›

Posted in Bill's Blog


Cornwall overcome Devon to retain Tamar Cup

TAMAR CUP

CORNWALL 24 – 12 DEVON

By Bill Hooper, at Tregorrick Park, St. Austell

Despite a cold blustery evening, and the game being live-streamed on the internet, a good crowd turned out to see Cornwall win the Tamar Cup for a seventh successive year.

Read more ›

Posted in Bill's Blog


Trelawny’s Army support for players attending South West trials

 

Once again Trelawny’s Army Supporters Club are proud to be able to assist with a contribution towards the thirteen players travelling expenses to Keynsham next Sunday for the South West trials, which will ultimately lead to selection for the South West at the regional festival and then England Counties U.20 tour to Georgia this summer.

Read more ›

Posted in Bill's Blog


Josh Lord & Matt Shepherd thoughts after Cornwall’s win

Josh & Matt’s take on Cornwall’s semi final win

By Bill Hooper at the Recreation Ground Camborne

Sheer delight and happiness was etched on the faces of Cornwall Under 20 coaches Josh Lord and Matt Shepherd after the final whistle saw Cornwall home 9-8 against Cheshire in a tight arm wrestle of a game.

Read more ›

Posted in Bill's Blog


Older posts

Instagram

Throttled by Instagram because of too many API requests.