PARFC Match Reports

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Undefeated Plymouth Albion Ladies to field strongest team

2pm at Brickfields this Sunday Plymouth Albion Ladies will square off against a brand new challenger in Drybrook Ladies. Drybrook are new to the Women’s Championship South West 2 this season and have so far won three games, sitting fifth in the table on 16 points. They ran out comfortable 52-10 winners against London Welsh […]

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Royal Marines 25-3 Peninsula Medical School

By Haden Tye @hadentye_sj The Royal Marines triumphed over Peninsula Medical School, winning 25-3 in the Medics Rugby Challenge match on a wet and windy Tuesday night. The eighth annual charity game began with both teams being played out by a brass band in conditions that were humorously described as bright and sunny over the […]

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Plymouth Albion grinds out win over Hull Ionians

Plymouth Albion picked up a crucial 18-24 away victory over Hull Ionians at Brantingham Park on Saturday afternoon thanks to a resurgent second half display. Tries from Rupert Freestone and Matthew Crosscombe, on a beautiful but chilly afternoon in the north, helped Albion to overcome a dominating first half from Ionians. Tries from Rupert Freestone […]

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Albion Ladies remain unbeaten at top of the league table after taking bonus point win at Bristol.

Bristol Ladies 2nds 14 vs Plymouth Albion Ladies 35 30th October 2016 Plymouth Albion Ladies took a huge step towards their goal of promotion this season with an emphatic away win over nearest rivals Bristol Ladies 2nds. The bonus point victory puts them seven points clear at the top of the table with six wins […]

Robin Wedlake-Millecam of Plymouth Albion dives over for his second try of the match during the National League One match between  Plymouth Albion and Loughborough Students at the Brickfields on October 29th, 2016 in Plymouth, Devon, England. (Photo by Philip Mingo/Pinnacle  - Tel: +44(0)1363 881025 - Mobile:0797 1270 681 - 29/10/2016 - SPORT - RUGBY UNION - Brickfields, Plymouth Devon, England

Plymouth Albion 53 Loughborough Students 15

Match Report by Paddy Marsh It wasn’t quite men against boys but at times it seemed like it as Albion ran in eight tries against Loughborough Students at Brickfields. It could easily have been a larger victory if Albion had remained in top gear throughout the match. Albion went from the 30th minute to the 54th […]

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Match Report Coventry v Plymouth Albion – sponsored by Albi Travel

Match Report Coventry v Plymouth Albion 3pm This match report is sponsored by Albi Travel. By Oliver Norman @HarlequinSpurs It was heartbreak on successive away days for Albion, after they fell 34-33 to Coventry, despite a second half fight back. It proved to be a frustrating trip, particularly the first half, with the hosts starting […]

Rupert Freestone of Plymouth Albion runs out first as a sign of respect for reaching his 50th cap for the club during the National League One match between  Plymouth Albion and Darlington Mowden Park at the Brickfields on October 15th, 2016 in Plymouth, Devon, England. (Photo by Philip Mingo/Pinnacle  - Tel: +44(0)1363 881025 - Mobile:0797 1270 681 - 15/10/2016 - SPORT - RUGBY UNION - Brickfields, Plymouth Devon, England

Match Report: 5 try Albion see off Darlington!

  HOOKER Rupert Freestone scored two tries to mark his 50th appearance for Plymouth Albion as they maintained their 100 per cent home record in some style. It looked a tough test on paper for Dan Parkes’ side, with Darlington Mowden Park boasting an identical record to Albion this season but lying one place above […]

Penalty converted by Kieran Hallett of Plymouth Albion during the National League 1 match between Fylde and Plymouth Albion at The Woodlands on October 8th, 2016 in Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire.
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FYLDE 39 PLYMOUTH ALBION 37

In an error strewn game Plymouth Albion gifted 3 soft tries to their Lancashire hosts. Both teams ensured the scoreboard operator earnt his money as the lead changed hands repeatedly in a truly end to end game. For long periods Albion were the better team, especially in the forwards, but committed too many mistakes allowing […]