Friday, November 27, 2015

New Wilderness head coach downbeat after 10th loss of the campaign

The rugby season is underway (pic: George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

Highams club boss says team are getting better every week ahead of Hampstead clash

Woodford Rugby Club had a fine win over league leaders Fullerians (pic: Charles Wallace/Woodford RFC)

Coach delighted to see team beat leaders

Eton Manor's Rhys Davis-Horne on the attack against Wimbledon (pic; Martin Pearl)

New Wilderness outfit travel to Bracknell on Saturday with spirits high

Eton Manor get to grips with their London Irish Wild Geese opponents (pic: Martin Pearl).

After celebrating New Zealand winning the Rugby World Cup, Jamie Connors hopes his side can achieve some glory of their own this weekend

The rugby season is underway (pic: George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

Head coach Murphy calls for team to raise game when they host table toppers

Video:Kiwis excited by London visit

Thursday, November 5, 2015
Members of the New Zealand team take photos as they pass St Paul's Catherdral during an open top bus tour of London (pic: Christopher Lee/Getty Images for RFL)

New Zealand set to take on England at Olympic Stadium

Eton Manor's Jonathon Kopra throws the ball back to Ben Thomas under pressure from a Gravesend opponent (pic: Martin Pearl).

National League Three South: Eton Manor 6 Gravesend 30

Eton Manor head coach Jamie Connors (left) with Simon Bottomley (centre) and Ben Thomas

After a weekend off, the New Wilderness outfit and their New Zealand head coach are ready to get back to business

Woodford ready to return to action

Thursday, October 22, 2015
The rugby season is back underway (pic: George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

Head coach Murphy says break went well

The rugby season is back underway (pic: George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

Head coach Murphy wants to keep momentum going

Eton Manor head coach Jamie Connors

Although defeated on Saturday, the New Zealand coach is pleased with how things are starting to shape up

Rugby clubs urged to show off

Thursday, October 15, 2015
1st Central are urging teams to show off to win £5,000 (pic: 1st Central/Eulogy)

Skills video could land rugby clubs £5,000

Offiah calls on rugby league fans

Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Rugby star Martin Offiah giving a masterclass at the Forest Gate Community School

England to face New Zealand at Olympic Stadium

Hosts GB in action against Australia at the Copper Box (pic: C1 PHOTOGRAPHY)

A round-up of day two at the World Wheelchair Rugby Challenge

McNamara reveals England squad

Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Rugby League players Chris Hill and Sam Tomkins ahead of the first rugby league international being staged at the Olympic Stadium

Coach excited about playing at Olympic Stadium

Great Britain beat France in their first match at the BT Wheelchair Rugby World Challenge at the Copper Box

A round-up of the action on day one at the Copper Box

Murphy: Woodford building nicely

Tuesday, October 13, 2015
The rugby season is back underway (pic: George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

Head coach thrilled start to new season

England's Jack Nowell scores his side's eighth try of the game against Uruguay and completes his hat-trick during the Rugby World Cup match at the City of Manchester Stadium (pic: Nigel French/PA)

Goodbye group phase, hello knockout rounds

Eton Manor head coach Jamie Connors

Key players will come back for the New Wilderness outfit on Saturday as they visit Chichester after heavy loss to London Irish Wild Geese

South Africa's Bryan Habana goes over to score a try during the World Cup match against the USA at the Olympic Stadium, London (pic: Gareth Fuller/PA)

South Africa 64-0 USA. There was only ever going to be one winner.

Eton Manor get to grips with their London Irish Wild Geese opponents (pic: Martin Pearl).

National League Three South: Eton Manor 0 London Irish Wild Geese 55

Irish fans massively outnumbered Italian fans in Stratford

Competition returns to Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Eton Manor head coach Jamie Connors

New Wilderness outfit preparing to welcome London Irish Wild Geese after losing to rivals Colchester on Saturday

Late show buoys Woodford

Thursday, October 1, 2015
The rugby season is back underway (pic: George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

Murphy after successive wins ahead of match at Hammersmith

Fedele wary of winless Southwold

Thursday, October 1, 2015
Wanstead in action against Upminster

Wanstead captain says teams in London Three North East are all of good quality

Harriet Orrell on the attack

Reporter reveals her love for the sport

England's Owen Farrell scores his side's first penalty against Wales (pic: David Davies/PA0

New Wilderness clubhouse was buzzing on Saturday for England’s clash against Wales at Twickenham

Rugby World Cup: Fair play to Wales

Sunday, September 27, 2015
Wales' Jamie Roberts celebrates after beating England at the Rugby World Cup (pic: David Davies/PA)

Big blow for beaten England

Jason Leonard (centre) with team-mates at former club Barking (pic: Barking RFC)

Barking old boy Jason Leonard discusses his life in rugby

Rugby World Cup: Building Jerusalem

Friday, September 25, 2015
Building Jerusalem is a must-watch for England rugby fans

Moving documentary a must-watch for fans

Eton Manor head coach Jamie Connors (left)

The New Wilderness outfit come up against a familar side this weekend

Rugby World Cup: Backs can shine for Australia

Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Australia's Israel Folau is congratulated after scoring a try against Wales (pic: David Davies/PA)

Wallabies in ‘toughest group’ says UCS Old Boys’ Duke

Eton Manor's ball boys and girls face the camera before their Rugby World Cup assignment

Club ‘honoured’ to play their part in tournament

Rugby World Cup: Welcome back!

Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Japan head coach Eddie Jones looks on as his side prepare for their meeting with Scotland (pic: David Davies/PA)

After three days off, rugby’s biggest event continues today

Action from Eton Manor's National League clash with Guernsey (pic: Martin Pearl)

National League Three South: Eton Manor 22 Guernsey 44

89, 019 people were at Wembley to watch New Zealand vs Argentina

A crowd of 89,019 – the highest ever attendance for a Rugby World Cup match – was in attendance at Wembley Stadium on Sunday as two-time winners New Zealand came from behind to win their opening Pool C clash with Argentina.

Rugby World Cup: What a weekend!

Monday, September 21, 2015
Japan celebrate their historic Rugby World Cup victory over South Africa at the Brighton Community Stadium (pic: Gareth Fuller/PA)

Japan shock Boks, All Blacks tame Pumas

Richie McCaw (centre) leads his New Zealand team in the Haka (pic: Joe Giddens/PA Wire)

Local head coach discusses history behind the Haka and more ahead of New Zealand’s opening fixture

Rugby World Cup: England key to Wales bid

Sunday, September 20, 2015
Wales head coach Warren Gatland (pic: Joe Giddens/PA)

Romford & Gidea Park’s Davies backs coach

Rugby World Cup: France are flair game

Saturday, September 19, 2015
France captain Thierry Dusautoir (centre) with his team-mates at their welcome ceremony at the Old Royal Naval College, London (pic: Andrew Matthews/PA).

East London centre backs fellow countrymen

Saracens Schalk Brits is tackled by Clermont's Mike Delany during a Heineken Cup semi final match at Twickenham, London (pic: David Davies/PA)

Saracens hooker used to English conditions

Italy's Mauro Bergamasco is playing in his fifth World Cup

Former Italy international Marco Rivaro holds little hope for his nation as they kick off their Rugby World Cup campaign against France tonight (Saturday), stating the Azzurri go into the tournament “in the worst condition ever”.

The Canada team pose for a squad photo during the welcome ceremony (pic: David Davies/PA)

Dagenham PE teacher hopeful for countrymen

Johnny Sexton will be a key man for Ireland

Hendon Rugby Club’s new captain Cian Hynes believes his Irish compatriots can justify their top-three place in the world rankings by reaching the semi-finals for the first time – and he feels they could go further.

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