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And please give a warm welcome on Saturday to Dr Henry Jekyll…

Old Albanian on Saturday… And yet another team below us in the league, not unlike Cambridge, Loughborough and Fylde, who at home we would expect to beat,…

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Wasps v Sale…If you’re from a big city, I am from a little town

It’s soul killing That’s what you need now That’s what you should need If you never hold us down, they can never hold us down…

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We’re on the road to nowhere? Me, I’ve a city in my mind…

We’re on a road to nowhere Come on inside Taking that ride to nowhere We’ll take that ride Talking Heads – Road to Nowhere By…

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Travel Sick

I don’t get travel sick… …just a little sick of travel. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ It would be easy to reel out the excuses… Wasps recall of Jack…

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Rosslyn Park v Coventry: the gallery

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Cov v Rosslyn Park…run, Coventry, run

Watching Cov is rather like Forest Gump’s box of chocolates… You’re never quite sure what you’re going to get except there are never any soft…

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A bad hair day – the answers

As promised, the results…

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The Referees’ Evening – ‘MIBs…the good guys dress in black, remember that…’

Here come the Men In Black It’s the MIB’s, uh, here come the MIB’s Here come the Men In Black, Men In Black They won’t…

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A bad hair day, or not, as the case maybe?

Something a little different today as we await the announcement of the match day squad later this morning… When you next have a break, how…

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Home from Home

Let’s go far away from home, Ride on a rocket Burn down the boulevard, burning it up. Let’s go far away from home, Ride on…

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Cov supporters – so just how fickle are we…?

Many a tear has to fall But it’s all In the game All in the wonderful game That we know as love You have words…

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Fantasy team poll – results

As promised, today’s post details the results of the recent poll designed to be a light-hearted look at what the strongest side taken from the…

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Coventry v Cambridge…Enjoying a No. 2

KEY MOMENTS 11:00   Try: Tolmie scores for Coventry 5-0 12:00   Conversion: Fenner kicks a conversion for Coventry 7-0 27:00   Try: Dyer scores for Coventry 12-0 28:00   Conversion:…

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Coventry v Cambridge: the gallery

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Cov ‘Man of the Match’ against Cambridge – 19/11/2016

Will the outcome of this blog poll to determine Cov’s Man of the Match against Cambridge agree with that of the sponsors or will supporters look…

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Today’s game, a late replacement, last day to vote, Stiff Little Fingers

Domestic fury and fierce civil strife Shall cumber all the parts… (and)by his side come hot from hell, Shall in these confines with a (captain)’s…

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Cov v Cambridge and THAT poll…

Some things are gonna come easy Some things are gonna be hard But don’t let them put you off your stride Cos you could make…

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The Cov 2015/16 squad + the Cov 2016/17 squad = a) poll + b) a bit of fun

In the weeks leading up to the end of last season, there was much discussion amongst supporters regarding those players the club should be looking…

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Blood and Sand – a why and a few wherefores

In yesterday’s post I asked if anyone could offer an explanation as to why Cambridge RUFC is often referred to as ‘Blood and Sand’, especially…

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Cov v Cambridge RFC: an explosive cocktail?

76 years ago today, the city of Coventry woke up to see the devastation caused by the Blitz that had destroyed most of the city…

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