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Narraway’s departure to Bordeaux – no whining but a French lesson worth remembering

Luke Narraway’s departure to French Top 14 club Bordeaux Begles two weeks ago caught most Cov supporters completely by surprise. Like everyone else, I wish…

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On the 9th Day of Christmas the Coventry Rugby Club MVP you voted for is…

Day 9 of the Coventry’s Most Valuable Player (MVP) 2017 poll results and this time it is 4th place that is up for grabs. And…

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Cov hoping for one Hull of a good performance…

Two years ago, almost to the day, Coventry was about to embark on its 2015/16 campaign with a home game against Wharfedale. It was a…

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The ‘Street – no cliffhanger in the end, as Cov Development side ease through

Young at heart Yet what a start Old before their time Bluebells – Young At Heart As a game of competitive rugby, the opening game…

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Coventry v Ampthill – a real team effort (all 20 of them)

29-19. Four tries, a bonus point and another one of the top teams in the league that has come to the BPA full of expectation…

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Poll Winner, weekly player updates, a CRSC award and news of a couple of former players….

  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…

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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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Hull revisited, team confidence, the match day programme and rotating the coach managers…

Hull Ionians v Coventry Key moments  10:00  Try James scores for Coventry  14:00   Try James scores for Coventry  15:00   Conversion Maisey kicks…

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I’m leaving on a jet plane….

I can not live Peacefully without you For even a moment I miss you terribly when you’re away This ain’t right… I’m taking an aeroplane…

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Photos on the mantelpiece, a story for the grandchildren. Please, Sir, Oliver wants some more…

Supporters’ Player of the Year. Players’ Player of the Year. It’s not often that the same player receives both awards in the same season, but…

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Why the unbeaten run now and despicable Cov, too

I imagine the question that most Cov supporters will be asking themselves is why on earth it took Coventry until mid-March to exhibit the kind of…

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Ampthill, ‘Moseley face meltdown’ – a warning to Cov?

It was a great day yesterday. Not quite the celebration it should have been, especially for Scott Morgan and Peter Glackin, but a great day…

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Home and away…

What a turnaround. Suddenly the top teams begin to look ordinary as Coventry, unbeaten in five games, become the form team in the league and start to…

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So who else would you offer a contract to…and tomorrow’s team

One of the most telling statistics to come out the drawn game against Blackheath last Saturday is that it resulted in our longest unbeaten run of the season…

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Blackheath…

The final 13 minutes or so were as tense as anything this season. And that’s including the home game  against Richmond in January, when Cov defended…

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The Coventry Alternatives – 2015/16 and Blackheath RFC

Whichever way you look at it, this season has been a massive anti-climax, so much so that there’s no point in even trying to put…

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Anyone else feeling any guilt, awards’ day and comedy evening

The end of the season is fast approaching. An if I’m honest, I’m not quite sure how to feel about it. After all the disappointments we’ve had…

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Defending the indefensible and Rob Conquest

Watch Coventry play like they did yesterday and you begin to wonder why just so many of the squad are soon to be in receipt…

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National 1 all-time points and try scorers, oldest and youngest scorers

In the absence of any news coming out of the BPA these past few days, I thought it would be interesting to continue on from…

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Who will be left to feed the Dog…?

Just how worried should we be…? Who will be left come September who really understands exactly what it means to wear the famous Cov shirt? Who…

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