Rugby

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Chris Bentley returns to the Cockles’ engine room for Saturday’s big game at home to Weston-super-Mare.

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Topsham RFC go into their last game of the season well prepared despite a two-week lay off.

Exmouth action from Redingensians match

Exmouth will boosted by the return of Chris Bentley to the second row for Saturday’s showdown with Weston on the Imperial Ground.

Exmouth action from Redingensians match

Exmouth can’t afford to dwell on the 37-7 defeat at Redingensians for too long as they still have work ahead to earn a home draw in the promotion play-offs.

Exmouth coach speaks after the defeat to Redingensians

Exmouth took on Oxford Harlequins on Saturday. Ref exsp 1891-14-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

EXMOUTH head for Redingensians on Saturday for what should be a high-octane occasion.

Withy action at Paignton

Withycombe will be biding a fond farewell to second-row Jon Axon at the end of the season after he announced his retirement.

Joe Parkin and Andy Matchett in the thick of the action

Withycombe’s dreams of a trip to Twickenham in the RFU Junior Vase were shattered when they lost 22-16 at Bromley in the semi-final.

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Put the Champagne on hold is my message this week. Second in the league, 24 played, 94 points in the bag and only two games to go.

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EXMOUTH’s place in the National Two play-offs is guaranteed after they defeated Oxford Harlequins 66-8 on the Imperial Ground.

Withycombe played South Molton at Raleigh Park on Saturday. Ref exsp 1961-14-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

Withycombe headed for London on Friday afternoon for an early night ahead of the National Junior Vase semi-final against Bromley.

Chiefs, Cockles et al

Saturday, April 4, 2015
Exeter Chiefs' Corporate Sales Executive, Chris Bentley - Photo mandatory by-line: Dan Mullan/Pinnacle - Tel: +44(0)1363 881025 - Mobile:0797 1270 681 - VAT Reg No: 768 6958 48 - 10/09/2012 - SPORT - RUGBY Aviva Premiership - Exeter Chiefs Photo Call, Sandy Park, Exeter, Devon.

No less a literary luminary than James Joyce coined the expression, ‘It’s the reality and not the dream that fires our passion!’ Well now Exmouth, both ‘The Reality and ‘The Dream’ are in our grasp.

Withy celebrate post match after the win Swindon College Old Boys

Withycombe are now just 80 minutes away from a historic match at Twickenham.

Exmouth Under-13 action versus Withycombe

Withycombe Under-13s travelled to Brixham with a bare 17-player squad, but returned with a splendid 14-0 victory under their belts.

Action from the Withycombe versus Taunton Under-12 meeting

Withycombe Under-12s were in superb form as they put hosts Brixham to the sword, beating the South Devon side 56-5 with Scott Acheson scoring hat-trick of tries and Will Cooper converting all eight of the tries the Withy youngsters scored.

Withycombe Under-11s continued their winning run with a brace of victories against a large and spirited Brixham side.

Exmouth under-13s were good value for a 33-20 success over visiting Newton Abbot.

Exeter Chiefs' Corporate Sales Executive, Chris Bentley - Photo mandatory by-line: Dan Mullan/Pinnacle - Tel: +44(0)1363 881025 - Mobile:0797 1270 681 - VAT Reg No: 768 6958 48 - 10/09/2012 - SPORT - RUGBY Aviva Premiership - Exeter Chiefs Photo Call, Sandy Park, Exeter, Devon.

‘To be or not to be, that is the question, to be winners or losers, victors or vanquished, champions or merely the supporting cast’. All will be revealed when the 2015 Six Nations Rugby Tournament reaches its climax this coming weekend

Exmouth coach speaks after the win over Old Centralians

Exmouth Cockles took on Old Pats at the Imperial ground on Saturday. Ref exsp 9138-11-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

Exmouth Under-12s went down 26-14 on their visit to Chard, writes Debbie Percy.

Exmouth Under-13s claimed a superb 38-12 success over Honiton.

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Withycombe had their season-long unbeaten record ended by title-chasing Saltash who, with a 31-14 success, became the first team to beat Withy twice this season.

Exeter Chiefs' Corporate Sales Executive, Chris Bentley - Photo mandatory by-line: Dan Mullan/Pinnacle - Tel: +44(0)1363 881025 - Mobile:0797 1270 681 - VAT Reg No: 768 6958 48 - 10/09/2012 - SPORT - RUGBY Aviva Premiership - Exeter Chiefs Photo Call, Sandy Park, Exeter, Devon.

Scientists tell us it’s merely a matter of perception and eyes react in different ways to the same images.

Exmouth storm back to winning ways

Thursday, March 12, 2015
Action from Exmouth's 21-12 win over Newton Abbot at the Imperial Ground on Saturday. Ref exsp 7968-09-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

Exmouth responded to the previous weeks disappointing away loss with a comprehensive bonus point win against Old Centralians at the Imperial Ground, writes Chris Wright.

Sidmouth's Under-8 rugby festival players

St Johns School played host to the inaugural Sidmouth Under-7 and Under-8 Tag Festival.

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