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Match report: Blackpool RUFC 52 Burnley Thirds 19

Blackpool RU continued their winning start to the season as they came from behind to record a convincing 52-19 victory over Burnley 3.

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Dale Thompson with a big hit for Fleetwood. Picture: CLEAN SHEET MEDIA

Fleetwood 34 Hawcoat Park 24: First win delights coach

Coach Steve Woodburn praised his Fleetwood RFC side as they collected their first win of the season at the third attempt in the North Lancs/Cumbria League.

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James McCarthy on the attack for Fylde

Match report: Fylde RFC 7 Old Elthamians 43

Head coach Warren Spragg admitted to sharing the pain of Fylde supporters after this heaviest home defeat in three seasons by the newly promoted Elthamians left them without a point after three National League One fixtures.

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Dave Fairbrother

Fylde RFC v Old Elthamians: Lessons Fylde must learn for coach Spragg

Old Elthamians make their first-ever visit to Fylde’s Woodlands home tomorrow with both clubs sorely needing a win.

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Match report: Blackpool RU 43 Preston Grasshoppers VI 19

Match report: Blackpool RU 43 Preston Grasshoppers VI 19

Blackpool maintained their winning start to the league season with this scrappy win.

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Tom Carleton scores his first try at Caldy

Match report: Caldy 37 Fylde RFC 19

The Wirral club were worthy winners of this National League One fixture, which they led from the first minute.

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Winning start for Blackpool RUFC

Winning start for Blackpool RUFC

Blackpool started their league season with an impressive 51-0 win over Fleetwood Thirds, which rewarded their hard summer of recruitment and preparations.

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Karl Bowling

Fleetwood RUFC 8 Oldham 31: Match report

New club captain Paul Bamber led the Green and Golds out but this North Lancs / Cumbria League opener ended in defeat.

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Fylde v Cambridge

Fylde lose opener in National League One

Fylde RFC 12, Cambridge 25

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Fylde v Cambridge

Fylde RFC trail at half-time in close contest

Fylde RFC 5 Cambridge 8
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Fylde set for big kick-off

First team chance beckons for Carlton

Fylde RFC will be without goal-kicker and fly-half Greg Smith for the season-opener against Cambridge at the Woodlands on Saturday.

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Fylde in home defeat

Fylde defeated in pre-season friendly

Fylde RFC 22 Bury St Edmunds 33

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Rugby captain’s emotional return to lead Blackpool revival

Rugby captain’s emotional return to lead Blackpool revival

Chris Parlour has made an emotional return to Blackpool Rugby Union Club in a bid to help boost their fortunes.

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Tryscorer Connor Wilkinson

Sedgley Tigers 46 Fylde 26: Match report

ylde were well beaten by their impressive National Two hosts in this first pre-season game, though several young players gave strong performances.

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England's Tamara Taylor celebrates a try against Italy during the 2017 Women's Rugby World Cup, Pool B match at UCD Billings Park, Dublin

England Women put Italy to the sword

England notched their second straight 10-try win in defence of their Women’s World Cup title by over-powering Pool A rivals Italy 56-13.

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Harlan Corrie is among the new arrivals at Fylde RFC

Fylde coach warns places are up for grabs

Fylde RFC head coach Warren Spragg has warned that no player can take his place for granted in the upcoming National League One season.

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Re-match on the cards?

Lions and All Blacks re-match is mooted

Warren Gatland has admitted he would relish a British and Irish Lions rematch with New Zealand at Twickenham in November.

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Farrell - vital late kick

Lions in drama-packed series draw

Owen Farrell kicked a penalty two minutes from time as the British and Irish Lions claimed a dramatic 15-15 draw against world champions New Zealand at Eden Park.

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Ralph Dowds

Fylde centre ruled out for most of season

Fylde RFC centre Ralph Dowds could miss the most of the 2017-18 season.

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Henry Anslow with Councillor Terry Rogers

Team spirit growing at Fleetwood Rugby Club

Fleetwood Under-15s’ boys celebrated the end of a successful rugby season which has seen the team grow in strength and create community ties on and off the field.

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