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SWANNY’S WORLD OF SPORT: Moaning Morgan, England more chance than Lions of beating All Blacks, 19-year-old heroine

It’s tough to win five one-day internationals in a row which is what England were ultimately trying to do in the Champions Trophy.

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Adam Peel takes up the chase for SRG Mercenaries. Picture: JPC Images

Super sevens won by Oxfam

The third annual SRG Beach Sevens Festival at Borough Rugby Club was another huge success.

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Borough on the attack last season.

ENGLISH CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP FIXTURES: Borough face Huntingdon on opening day

Peterborough Rugby Club face a juicy start to the 2017-2018 campaign.

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England's Tom Curry (right) in action during the Old Mutal Wealth Cup match against the Barbarians at Twickenham. Picture: Paul Harding/PA Wire.

INTERNATIONAL DEBUT: Former Oundle School pupil Tom to face Argentina

Former Oundle School player Tom Curry, now a Sale flanker, will become England’s youngest debutant for 19 years when he wins his first cap against Argentina tomorrow (June 10)

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Exciting new Lions signing Orisi Nawaqaliva.

Lions sign a flying Fijian and a Spalding old boy

Peterborough Lions have wasted no time in bolstering their squad for next season.

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Ben (left) and Tom Curry.

ENGLAND CALL: Former Oundle School players to tour Argentina

England head coach Eddie Jones has selected former Oundle School and Sale Sharks players, identical 18 year-old twins Ben and Tom Curry, for the England squad to travel to Argentina.

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Pictured are the main trophy winners at the Peterborough Lions presentation night. From the left they are Vice-Presidents Player of the Year   Ben Howard, Coaches Player of the Year   Nico Defeo, Players Player of the Year   Chris Humphrey and Most Improved Player of the Year - Conor Crown. Picture: Mick Sutterby

Pioneering Lions now planning to form their own academy

Football clubs in the area are doing it left, right and centre . . . now Peterborough Lions have followed suit.

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Pictured are ,from the left, Joe Andresen, Dick Clark, vice-chairman Archie Bennett, Margery Beuttell, Sarel Pretorius and Aaron Throne.

AWARDS NIGHT: Andresen is Borough’s Players’ Player of the Year

Peterborough Rugby Club held their annual ball and presentation evening on Saturday (May 20) at their clubhouse.

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Sam Crooks scored a try for East Midlands. Picture: Mick Sutterby

COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIPS: Crooks scores a try but East Midlands are beaten

East Midlands hopes of more success in the County Championship suffered a setback at Caldy Rugby Club at the weekend (May 13).

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The Oundle Rugby Club award winners. Picture: Mick Sutterby

Trophy treble for Shingles

Over 200 people attended Oundle Rugby Club’s 40th anniversary gala dinner at the club in Occupation Road.

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Sam Sargeant and dad Bill.

STAMFORD COLLEGE PRESIDENT’S DAY: New order in the Sargeant ranks

Stamford College Old Boys held their annual President’s Day at Welland Academy in Stamford and it turned out to be a fun day of rugby.

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Borough Under 13 girls with a collection of trophies from a perfect campaign.

TOURNAMENT REPORT: A glorious end to a sensational season

A sensational season is now over for Peterborough Rugby Club girls under 13 team.

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Pictured at the official opening of Borough's new 'Sin Bin' bar are, from the left, club president Bruce Morley, Rob Morley and chairman Dick Clark. Picture: Kevin Goodacre

NEW ADDITION: Borough open their ‘Sin Bin’ bar

Peterborough Rugby Club have added another feature to their superb facilities at Second Drove, Fengate.

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Stamford College Old Boys celebrate their Lincs Cup win.

CUP FINAL REPORT: Sargeant’s men take charge

There was another cup win for local rugby players to celebrate yesterday (May 1).

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Bourne Rugby Club on the attack.

CUP FINAL REPORT: Bourne bloom in the Vase

Bourne Rugby Club ended their season with a trophy-winning performance on Saturday (April 29).

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Callum Gardner scores the first Oundle try. Picture: Mick Sutterby

MATCH REPORT: Oundle are on the up once again

Oundle comfortably won their English Clubs Championship promotion play-off today (April 29) and will be joining Borough in Midlands Division One next season.

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Pictured with the East Midlands Cup are, from the left, Lions chairman Andy Moore, coach Darren Fox and skipper Chris Humphrey. Picture: Mick Sutterby

CUP FINAL REPORT: Lions give their coach the ideal send-off

Peterborough Lions gave their coach Darren Fox the ideal send-off last night (April 26).

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Jon Phillips.

A weekend of celebrations down at Fortress Fengate

There’s a feast of rugby going on at Fengate over the weekend when Peterborough Rugby Club hold their annual Beer Festival and President’s Day.

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Darren Fox.

Fox leaves the Lions den and is replaced by a World Cup star

It’s all change at the helm of top city side Peterborough Lions.

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Callum Gardner scored a hat-trick of tries for Oundle. Picture: Mick Sutterby

MATCH REPORT: Precious point for Oundle

Oundle gained a precious point when defeating Oakham 37-24 in their final Midlands Division Two East (South) match of the season on Saturday (April 22).

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