So, Blaydon on Saturday then. Rail ticket booked. Journey planned. And a trip to the training ground yesterday evening just to get a feel for how the squad is shaping up prior […]
Your lucky days are over Your lucky days are gone The bells have all stopped their ringing The music sounded wrong And now the only song worth the singing Is the sad […]
It’s hard not to be excited about the arrival of Tongan born Latu Makaafi (or Maka’afi?) given his reputation as a hard-hitting, physical and uncompromising back row forward. Blessed with strong running […]
Some things in life are bad They can really make you mad Other things just make you swear and curse. When you’re chewing on life’s gristle Don’t grumble, give a whistle And […]
Oh dear. Blaydon 25 – 12 Moseley. Blaydon were at the races and won… …Moseley fell at the first hurdle. Yesterday, it seems as if Kevin Maggs’ worst fears were yesterday realised. Without 5 […]
Some game that… After a pretty even first half which ended 14 a-piece, Counties eased away in the second 40 to win convincingly, and in some style, 45-28. If ever there was […]
I just flew in from the windy city The windy city is mighty purdy But they ain’t got what we got I’m tellin you boys Doris Day – Windy City With no […]
I really appreciate the fact that as far as my support of Coventry Rugby Club is concerned, match days aren’t the only weekly focus any more. Tuesday’s now have a particular significance, namely the day […]
Current squad total: 30 (as of 025/04/17)
One of the recurring themes in post-match reports and weekly ‘Coach’s Views’ is the lack of experienced heads on the pitch, especially in the kinds of situations we saw on Saturday when the more […]
Many thanks to everyone who took part in the Coventry v Hull Ionians ‘Man of the Match’ poll over the weekend. The results of the voting are as follows: Pete White – 29% […]
88 points, 12 tries in the game, up into 6th and now the second highest points scorers in the league – well, I enjoyed it anyway.
There have only been a couple of occasions since I started this blog where I knew, even before I’d started a post, that what I was about to write would be really out of […]
Will the outcome of this blog poll to determine Cov’s ‘Man of the Match’ against Hull Ionians agree with that of the sponsors or will supporters once again vote for someone different?
Game day. And after an interesting week in which discussions over Cov’s encouraging performance against Plymouth and the announcement of the first of the summer signings have held centre stage, it will […]