Rugby

Sidmouth suffered a washout with none of their senior sides getting any action in on yet another soggy February Saturday.

Sidmouth Under-12s produced some excellent rugby as they dominated hosts Exmouth on an artificial surface.

Sidmouth Under-16s were emphatic 62-10 winners when they entertained Honiton at Sidford in what was their penultimate group game of the Fishermen’s Cup Plate competition.

Sidmouth Chiefs chalked up a third win in Cornwall with a 28-10 success at Truro, to continue their rise up the league table, writes Terry O’Brien.

Sidmouth Under-12s dominated their away fixture at Newton Abbott on Sunday morning, recording an emphatic 50-15 win.

Sidmouth Quins produced their best form of the season to beat table-topping Exeter Engineers 19-15 in a thrilling game, writes Stu Cavin.

Sidmouth Under-16s gave a good account of themselves before going down to a 38-22 defeat at the hands of Withycombe in a match played at Bicton College.

A good crowd was in attendance to see Sidmouth Chiefs defy the gluepot surface to produce a champagne performance of 15-man rugby as they put visiting Torquay Athletic to the sword, beating them 67-0, writes Terry O’Brien.

Sidmouth’s Western Counties West game at Tiverton fell, like all but three of the division’s games, to the weather.

Sidmouth Quins edged out by Tiverton

Friday, January 26, 2018

Sidmouth Quins were narrowly beaten 22-19 when they met Tiverton 2nd XV.

Four Exmouth RFC players were in the Devon Under-20s side that were 21-7 winners over Gloucestershire in a friendly at North Tawton on Sunday.

Following a promising and action packed start to 2018, Land Rover ambassador Henry Slade enjoyed a rare day away from the rugby field this week, putting his driving skills to the test during an off-road driving day at Land Rover Experience centre, near Honiton in Exeter.

Sidmouth Chiefs made St Ives work as hard as they have had to do in any match this season, before being edged out by a margin of just four points at 29-25, writes Terry O’Brien.

Sidmouth Under-16s were 34-15 winners when they travelled to Tiverton for a Fishermen’s Cup Plate fixture.

Sidmouth Chiefs started 2018 as they left off in 2017, with a win, travelling to Paignton on the first Saturday of the new year and returning with a 40-26 success, writes Terry O’Brien.

Sidmouth begin a new year on Saturday (January 6) with a Western Counties (W) trip to Paignton, but how have the Chiefs fared in the first game of a new year in recent campaigns?

Sidmouth launch their 2018 fixture schedule on Saturday (January 6) with a trip to Paignton, who sit 10th in the table, two places and three points below the Chiefs in the Western Counties (West) table.

Sidmouth 2nds were involved in a terrific pre-Christmas meeting with Crediton 2nds, a contest that the visitors eventually won 25-19, writes Terry O’Brien

Sidmouth Under-11s were in action at Newton Abbot for the final game before the festive break while, on the same day, the Sidmouth Under-13 girls were also in action when they visited Brixham.

Ahead of what is going to be a busy festive period for the Exeter Chiefs, stars from the Aviva Premiership club today took time out to pay a special visit to the Bramble Children’s Unit at the Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital.

Sidmouth Under-15 girls travelled to meet a mixed Brixham-Newton Abbott side against whom they served up a terrific all-round show to win 54-17.

Sidmouth Chiefs netted a seventh successive Western Counties (West) success with a 24-10 victory over visiting Kingsbridge, writes Terry O’Brien.

Sidmouth Under-13 girls entertained Crediton in their latest match.

Sidmouth 2nd XV were emphatic 80-5 winners when they made the short trip to Withycombe 2nds.

Sidmouth Under-10s were in action at Sidford where they had 22 players on parade for a series of four 8-a-side matches against Exmouth.

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