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MATCH REPORT: Lions get it right in the end to see off Bridgnorth

A stirring second-half performance earned Peterborough Lions four welcome English Clubs Championship points this afternoon (Deceember 3).

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New Borough Rugby Club president Bruce Morley (centre).

CHANGE OF OFFICE: Morley made president at Borough

Peterborough Rugby Club have appointed Bruce Morley as their new president.

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Lions prop Levan Stapleton misses Saturday's game against Bridgnorth. Picture: Mick Sutterby

Lions slip up but coach Fox says they can still finish in top three

Peterborough Lions head coach Darren Fox firmly believes his side can finish in the top three in National League Division Three.

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Michael Bean scored a try in each half for Borough.

MATCH REPORTS: Borough storm to another big win but the Lons are tamed

Borough’s fine run of form in the English Clubs Championship continued in Leicester this afternoon (November 26) but there was no joy for the Lions in Birmingham.

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Borough fly-half Tom Williams is collared by Stamfords Austin Schwarz. Picture: Kevin Goodacre

Borough out to make amends for the last trip to Belgrave

What a difference a year can make in sport.

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Sam Crooks is congratulated after scoring the first Lions try. Picture: Mick Sutterby

MATCH REPORTS: Three wins on the spin for the Lions and Borough are too strong for Stamford

It was a great afternoon (November 19) for Peterborough rugby with both city sides chalking up English Clubs Championship wins in local derbies.

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Wales manager Chris Coleman.

SWANNY’S WORLD OF SPORT: Loving the failures of Australia, Wales and Scotland, while England close in on All Blacks

Certain sporting results are guaranteed to bring a huge smile, even to my miserable face.

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Robb Shingles scores a try for Oundle in their win over Stamford. Picture: Mick Sutterby

It’s local derby day for Borough and the Lions

Peterborough rugby fans are spoilt for choice this weekend as the English Clubs Championship resumes with two juicy local derbies in the city on Saturday.

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Connor Collett in action for North Harbour in New Zealand.

New Zealand brings out the best in flanker Collett

A young player from Holme, near Yaxley, has achieved the rare feat of playing in a New Zealand provincial rugby final - something only a few Engishmen have ever done.

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Boroughs  internationals are, from the left, Domatus Tautkas, Paulius Strigonas and Tomolionas Dainius.

Exciting times for Borough as two senior sides hit top spot

Borough Rugby Club are on the crest of a wave at the moment.

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Will Carrington played a starring role for the Lions.

MATCH REPORTS: Lions and Borough keep on winning

Peterborough Lions picked up their first away win of the season in the English Clubs Championship this afternoon (November 5) while Borough were bonus-point winners for the second Saturday running.

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Lock forward Tyler Bibby in possession for Peterborough Regional College against Oaklands.

COLLEGE RUGBY: Peterborough claim a notable scalp

Peterborough Regional College picked up their best British Colleges League win of the season this week when defeating Oaklands College from St Albans 36-34.

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Tom Gulland is congratulated after scoring Lions' first try. Picture: Mick Sutterby

Brave Lions shock the league leaders but not their coach

Peterborough Lions’ shock win over National League Division Three leaders Sheffield at Bretton Park on Saturday came as a surprise to most people . . . but not to their coach Darren Fox.

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Filming of the Borough Under 13 girls team at Fengate by BBC.

Borough girls team on national TV

Peterborough Rugby Club’s Under 13 girls team have been chosen to showcase girls rugby on national TV.

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Arturius Balcunius scores the winning try for Lions. Picture: Mick Sutterby

MATCH REPORTS: Lions stun the leaders and Borough sting the Vipers

It’s been a great afternoon (October 29) for Peterborough rugby with both city sides enjoying fine wins in the English Clubs Championship.

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Dean Elmore scored two tries.

Lions lose again but they put up a gutsy display

Peterborough Lions were desperately unlucky to return from their long trip to Cheshire empty-handed on Saturday.

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Robb Shingles scores for Oundle against Borough.

MATCH REPORT: Oundle deny Borough with superb second-half comeback

The big local derby at Fengate this afternoon (October 22) between Borough and Oundle ended all square at 31-31.

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The successful Peterborough Regional College team.

COLLEGE RUGBY: Peterborough bounce back to smash Easton

Peterborough Regional College bounced back with a bang yesterday (October 19) after their disappointing start to the season.

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Borough player/coach Nico Steenkamp grapples with a very big Rugby Lions prop.

No neighbourly love at Fengate as Borough clash with Oundle

There’s a mouthwatering local derby at Fengate on Saturday as Borough take on Oundle in an English Clubs Championship game (3pm).

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Action from Borough v Rugby Lions.

MATCH REPORT: Borough just beaten by top-class visitors

Highly-rated Rugby Lions’ they were given a big scare by Borough in the RFU Intermediate Cup tie at Fengate yesterday (October 15).

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