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Rain almost stopped play

 

Photo: Sam Matavesi made his first start for the Cornish Pirates in Ulster

 

Cornish Pirates hopes of progression in this the final season of the British Irish Cup hang by a thread ahead of their final pool match against Hartpury College on Saturday,

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St. Ives and Saltash head respective leagues

With the RFU Championship having a week off it was Redruth who had to billing this week, however the script didn’t quite go to plan for Redruth in their first game of the New Year as they came up short 33-28 against bottom of the table Wimbledon,

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Weekly round up Cornish rugby

 

 

Redruth returned home from their trip to Coventry with a valuable four points following their 21-11 win at Broadstreet in National League 2 South.

They will probably feel a little disappointed that they couldn’t manage to score a fourth try and bag the bonus point.

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Sparkling Performance Lights Up Mennaye

Photo: Alan Paver enjoyed a good trundle round the park in his 357th game for the Pirates

 

Cornish Pirates 38   Scarlets Premiership Select 10

Keen for a positive response following their 18-10 British & Irish Cup defeat away to Scarlets Premiership Select just six days earlier,

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Boxing Day Fixtures

Fixtures that we are aware of, do check with clubs re kick-off times.

BOXING DAY FIXTURES 2017

RODDA’S MILK CUP

CAMBORNE – REDRUTH 2:30 PM

BAY SHIELD

HAYLE – ST. IVES

FRIENDLIES

PENRYN – FALMOUTH 2:30 PM

FALMOUTH ONE &

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Cook satisfied with Town’s mid-term report

Camborne served up a festive treat for their supporters in their final South West Premier League game of 2017 as they completed a league double against Brixham with a 33-13 win.

It was the Cherry and Whites best performance of the season at home and backed up their win last week at Hornets.

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Pirates stay top of pool despite defeat in Wales

Scarlets Premiership Select 18   Cornish Pirates 10

Pirates Media Officer Phil Westren reports

With the Cornish Pirates already based in their hotel, prepared and ready to face Scarlets Premiership Select at Carmarthen Park on Sunday,

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Cornish rugby review from the weekend

With the Cornish Pirates B & I Cup match against Scarlets postponed until this evening due to heavy snow in South Wales, the spotlight fell on Redruth’s National League 2 encounter with newly promoted Tonbridge Juddian.

The Reds came into this game following three defeats against sides in the top four,

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Pirates & Blues serve up another thriller

                   

 Photo by Brian Tempest. Sam Matavesi signs for the Cornish Pirates

Cornish Pirates 24   Bedford Blues 17

Report by Phil Westren, Cornish Pirates Media Officer

Locking arms once more, matches between the Pirates and the Blues are invariably competitively entertaining affairs,

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Pirates winning return. Redruth slip up at home

Photo Gav & Alan happy with winning return to the RAG

The Cornish Pirates had a good win at the Athletic Ground over Richmond 28-15.

It was a day to remember for Pirates Amateur hooker Danny Toolan called up on Thursday night for the trip to London.

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