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RUGBY UNION: Bourne hit back in tough test

Bourne made another statement of intent with victory on Saturday.

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Bourne v Wellingborough Old Grammarians

Talented team will deserve the chance if promotion becomes possible

Player-coach Dave Maudsley believes his talented Bourne Rugby Club charges will deserve the opportunity of promotion if it arises.

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Bourne v Wellingborough Old Grammarians

Bourne begin the new year with a bang

Bourne started the new year with a bang when they defeated fellow Midlands 4 East (South) title challengers Wellingborough Old 
Grammarians on Saturday.

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Phil Trotman (left) and Lance Charity (ready to kick way) in action for Deepings against Bourne last November.  Photo by Tim Wilson.  SG251117-148TW.

MATCH REACTION: Deepings start 2018 with shutout of Stamford College Old Boys

MIDLANDS FOUR EAST (SOUTH): Deepings 42 Stamford College Old Boys 0

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Bourne v Stamford College

Bright future ahead for Bourne Rugby Club

The future is bright for Bourne Rugby Club.

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Bourne v Stamford College

Bourne bounce back from double defeat to taste derby delight

Bourne ended 2017 on a high, finally finishing the right side of a local derby, after a 30-10 victory at Stamford College Old Boys on Saturday.

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TRY SCORERS: Phil Trotman and Dom Peacock for Deepings, Dave Maudsley for Bourne.  Photo by Alan Hancock.

RUGBY ACTION: Derby day blues for Bourne once again as Hiscocks sees red

Deepings still hold the A15 bragging rights after a cup tie win over rivals Bourne at Milking Nook Drove.

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Bourne meet Deepings again this weekend

RUGBY UNION: Bourne close the gap

Bourne got back to winning ways on Saturday against the league leaders.

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FORWARD MOMENTUM: Deepings captain Lance Charity kicks downfield to give his team-mates the chance to attack Bourne.  Photo by Tim Wilson.  SG251117-139TW.

MATCH REACTION: Players ‘dug deep’ for win, says Hutton, but Maudsley bemoans game-changing decision

Deepings and Bourne produced a 58-point thriller in an electric A15 derby at Linchfield Road, but it was the home side who took away the bragging rights.

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Jack Elliot scores a controversial and momentum-changing try for Deepings.  Photo by Alan Hancock.

RUGBY UNION: Deepings take A15 bragging right after thrilling derby win over Bourne

MIDLANDS FOUR EAST (SOUTH): Deepings 35 (Tries: Cunningham, Harrison (two), Elliot, Broome; Owen kicked eight points) Bourne 23 (Tries: Thornburn, Binns; Evison kicked 13 points).

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Great side step by Deeping Devils Rachel Hames

Devils bounce back in style

Deeping Devils bounced back to form following their 
opening league loss with a 42-5 victory over St Neots on Sunday.

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Revenge mission is successful as Bourne coast to cup victory

Bourne took swift revenge on Skegness for ending their NLD Plate ambitions with a shut-out at Milking Nook Drove on Saturday.

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INSIDE THE TIGERS’ DEN - Leicester restore pride in semi-final defeat

INSIDE THE TIGERS’ DEN - Leicester restore pride in semi-final defeat

There is no fairytale Premiership final for Leicester this season after they were beaten 21-20 by Wasps on Saturday by a heartbreaking late try.

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MATCH WINNER: Josh Lynch capitalises on good positional play by Rob Bentley to score Bournes second try against Keyworth.  Photo by Alan Hancock.

Vase ‘reflects everybody’s efforts’ over the season, claims Maudsley

Bourne player/coach Dave Maudsley claimed his side’s success in the NLD Vase was something to show for a season of progress.

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VASE WINNERS: Bourne are the 2017 NLD Vase champions after a 25-3 win over Keyworth at Chesterfield Panthers RFC.

MATCH VERDICT: Bourne cruise to Vase success with four tries

Bourne are the 2017 NLD (Nottinghamshire, Lincolnshire and Derbyshire Rugby Football Union) Vase Champions.

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Sam Thornburn scores one of his two tries for Bourne at home to Thorney in a 29-19 win at Milking Nook Drove.  Photo by Alan Hancock.

Bourne in good shape for Vase final after Thorney win

Bourne go into tomorrow’s NLD Vase Final against Midlands Five East (North) champions Keyworth after a morale-boosting win over tricky foes Thorney.

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INSIDE THE TIGERS’ DEN - Have Leicester Tigers been sold a dud in George Ford?

Have Leicester Tigers been sold a lemon? That’s the question being asked by many at the moment following a highly disappointing week for new signing George Ford.

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Action from Stamford College Old Boys v Bourne RUFC. Photo: Lee Hellwing

RUGBY: Weekend results (April 22)

Bourne and Stamford College Old Boys picked up wins in the Midlands Four East South Division on Saturday while Stamford Rugby and Oakham RFC fell to defeats.

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Ellis Genge in action for Leicester Tigers. Photo: Tiger Images

INSIDE THE TIGERS’ DEN - Ellis Genge ready to step into Ayerza’s shoes at Leicester Tigers

There was some deeply sad news out of Welford Road last week, as much loved prop Marcos Ayerza announced his retirement from professional rugby due to a back injury, ending an illustrious 11 seasons at Welford Road.

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RUGBY: Weekend results (April 8)

RUGBY: Weekend results (April 8)

Stamford College Old Boys enjoyed a derby day victory over Bourne on Saturday.

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