Category: Rugby Union

Rugby Roundup – Archers Await The Reds

Heading into the second third of the rugby union season, clubs in Nottinghamshire have been witnessing mixed fortunes. In the RFU Championship, Nottingham are presently fifth, with four wins from… read more Rugby Roundup – Archers Await The Reds

Nottingham Continuing To Perform

Nottingham Rugby are third in the Greene King RFU Championship after six games played, the Archers latest victory, their fourth of the season, coming on Friday night at Lady Bay… read more Nottingham Continuing To Perform

Nottingham Hoping For Home Win

After a twelve day layoff, Nottingham Rugby are back in action on Friday night under the lights at Lady Bay for a home game against Richmond and a winnable match… read more Nottingham Hoping For Home Win

New League New Challenge For Bridgy Ladies

Two pre-season wins, on the road at Handsworth and Kesteven, have set last season’s demoted side, West Bridgford Ladies RFC, up nicely for the new campaign, which begins coincidentally, with… read more New League New Challenge For Bridgy Ladies

Archers Aim To Go Top

Nottingham Rugby can go joint top of the table on Friday night should they beat Doncaster Knights at Lady Bay. The side have had a solid start to the RFU… read more Archers Aim To Go Top

Nottingham Win Opening Match

London Scottish 10-31 Nottingham (RFU Championship) 10.09.22 Nottingham Rugby started their season with an opening day win at London Scottish to go top of the table in the Greene King… read more Nottingham Win Opening Match

Nottingham Rugby Partner With Ideagen

Nottingham Rugby Club and local software firm Ideagen are to front up a new partnership as the tech company becomes the team’s premium sponsor. As part of the deal, Ideagen… read more Nottingham Rugby Partner With Ideagen

Archers In Friday Night Action

Nottingham Rugby face their second and final friendly of pre-season tonight as they host Cambridge RUFC at the Bay in a 7:45pm kick off under the lights. The club start… read more Archers In Friday Night Action

Nottingham Preparing For New Rugby Campaign

It’s been a minute, since we last talked about Rugby Union and since we last caught up with all-things Nottingham and the goings off at Lady Bay. Last season would… read more Nottingham Preparing For New Rugby Campaign

Howells Feeling At Home In West Bridgford

South West Wales, to South West(ish) Nottingham, is a path travelled well by West Bridgford RFCs tight end prop, Owen Howells, and, although they say that, home is where the… read more Howells Feeling At Home In West Bridgford

Will Archers Season End At Bedford?

This Saturday could be the last outing of the season for Nottingham RFC who go into the second leg of their RFU Championship Knock Out Cup match against Bedford Blues… read more Will Archers Season End At Bedford?

Edson Delighted With His ‘Champions’ Mellish

Victory over Ashfield Rugby (27-12), in early April, where a bonus point success would see both promotion, and the Midlands 3 (East) title, made for an exciting end to a… read more Edson Delighted With His ‘Champions’ Mellish

Unsung Bridgy Hero With Degree In Zoology

Behind the scenes, irrespective of where, there is always an unsung hero, sometimes there’s more than one in fact, and one of those, at West Bridgford Rugby Club, recently attaining… read more Unsung Bridgy Hero With Degree In Zoology

West Bridgford Secure Second Spot

Promotion, and runners-up spot, achieved, now for the final game of the season, at home (Nottingham RFC) against champions Bedford Athletic, for West Bridgford RFC. Beginning the 2021-22 campaign with… read more West Bridgford Secure Second Spot

Attention Draws To Cup For Archers

Having finished their league season in defeat at home to Doncaster last week, Nottingham Rugby’s attention now draws to the RFU Championship Cup and a two leg tie against Bedford… read more Attention Draws To Cup For Archers

Archers End Season In Defeat

Nottingham 5-26 Doncaster Knights (RFU Championship) 01.04.22 Nottingham were beaten by Doncaster at the Bay last night as the Archers end their disappointing RFU Championship season with a fifteenth defeat… read more Archers End Season In Defeat

Kerr Continuing To Make Progress

A former Newcastle Falcons Academy starlet, tried, tested, and battle-hardened on the mud-soaked field of the North-East of England, West Bridgford’s coach, Gareth Kerr has battle wounds, from a thirty-plus… read more Kerr Continuing To Make Progress

Archers Well Beaten In Jersey – Rugby Round Up

It was a tough trip to the Channel Islands for Nottingham over the weekend as the green & whites were well beaten in the RFU Championship by the Jersey Reds… read more Archers Well Beaten In Jersey – Rugby Round Up

International Women’s Day: Paige Baker

Today marks the 2022 International Women’s Day, and, as last year, here at the Nottingham Sport, we catch up with several of our beloved county’s finest, female athletes (not that… read more International Women’s Day: Paige Baker

Nottingham Closing The Gap

London Scottish 24-36 Nottingham (RFU Championship) 19.02.22 Nottingham beat bottom side London Scottish in Richmond to stretch the gap on themselves and the team below them in the Championship table… read more Nottingham Closing The Gap