Rugby

The Rugby Football Union (RFU) have published the final tables for a 2019/20 league season that was cut short by the Covid-19 crisis.

The Rugby Football Union (RFU) have published the ‘final league tables’

Exeter Chiefs ladies’ net success in bid to join Tyrrells Premier 15 for next season

Dave Ewers has been part and parcel of the Exeter Chiefs mix for over ten years, but the African-born forward will be extending his stay a little longer after he became the latest member of Rob Baxter’s squad to commit their future to the Devon club, writes Mark Stevens.

Cockles set to meet Hornets next season after final rugby tables are published.

Exmouth RFC junior section chairman looks back on another successful season

As the Withycombe Under-14s season has come to a premature end I feel, now we are locked up, a review of the season is in order. And my oh my what a season it has been, writes Mark Long.

Withycombe colts enjoyed a fine season suffering just the one defeat and, had the Covid-19 crisis not brought the 2019/20 season to a premature halt then the team would surely have had a great chance of glory through the play-offs.

There can be few towns in the World which can match the iconic sports grounds of Sidmouth and their rich history, writes Terry O’Brien.

Withycombe juniors have had another terrific season of development and growth.

The Devon RFU competitions committee have announced the outcome of the merit table competitions for the season, writes Terry O’Brien.

Withycombe ladies were one of the few rugby teams in the area to be able to complete their 2019/20 season before the coronavirus wreaked havoc and brought things to a premature end.

Withycombe RFC director of rugby Rick Libbey speaks about all things Withy.

A look at the hostory of Sidmouth RFC and previous occasions when the rugby season has come to a halt

We asked Withycombe head coach Sam Williams for his take on the 2019/20 season.

In the absence of any rugby action owing to the on-going Covid-19 crisis we have delved into the archives and here bring you reports from Honiton RFC from 12 years ago.

The wonderful 2019/20 Withycombe season game-by-game

Rugby teams involved in promotion and relegation issues in the wake of the coronavirus crisis could be left in limbo until Easter or even beyond, writes Conrad Sutclifde.

The Rugby Football Union (RFU) is to set up a Task Group who will come up with a system to be used to determine how the final league tables will be decided and published.

The 2019/20 rugby season, with the exception of the Premiership, has been brought to an end by the RFU which means the campaigns for Exmouth, Withycombe, Sidmouth and Honiton rugby clubs is over.

Sidmouth and Chard U18 girls played together to make up one team and played really well against a tough Crediton side, writes Louis Turley.

Sidmouth boys Under-13s hosted Withycombe in what may well prove to be both teams’ finally outings for some time given the on-going coronavirus crisis.

Cockles’ players were again in county action when the Devon Under-20s travelled to Berkshire for a Jason Leonard County Championship fixture.

Now rugby goes the same way as football!

Chard are due to return to league rugby action this coming weekend when they entertain Devon rivals Teignmouth, writes Glyn Hughes

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