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Yesterday, 17:07

Sidmouth RFC are the pride of the town this Easter after they completed a league and cup double, winning the Devon Intermediate Cup, beating Crediton 39-19 before the biggest turnout seen at the Blackmore in many a year.

Fri, 18:09

It’s a SUPER SATURDAY across the board for our local rugby teams with three East Devon-based sides in cup final action on Easter Saturday!

Fri, 17:19

A brace from Ben Miller gave Sidmouth a 2-1 over local rivals Budleigh Salterton.

Thu, 19:39

Sidmouth Town head for their second East Devon derby inside four days on Good Friday morning when they travel to Budleigh Salterton.

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Thu, 13:11

Newton Poppleford Cricket Club, who play their regular weekend cricket on a Sunday and also play some evening T20 cricket, begin their 2019 campaign next week.

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Thu, 13:09

Twenty-two members of Sidmouth Croquet Club gathered to play in a fun, one-ball tournament to raise funds for Alzheimers research on the middle Wednesday of April, writes Chris Donovan.

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Thu, 13:06

The Ottery St Mary Cricket Club junior section launch another summer of Friday night meetings on April 26 at their Strawberry Lane home.

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Thu, 12:10

The first of two fixtures to be held at the popular picturesque track known as Flete Park, near Ermington, takes place this coming Saturday (April 20), writes Donna Harris.

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Wed, 16:14

In winning the Western Counties West League in the last game at Saltash on Saturday, Sidmouth Chiefs won their first league title for 14 years, writes Terry O’Brien.

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Wed, 11:00

Following the successful junior Easter Team Challenge at the start of the school holidays, Sidford Tennis Club is gearing itself up for a busy summer programme of events for both adults, teenagers and juniors.

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Tue, 13:00

Torbay Motor Club are hosting three days of thrilling motorsport action over the Easter weekend, culminating in a ‘taster’ event that is open to newcomers and novices who’d like to try their hand at club motorsport, writes Rupert Barker.

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Mon, 22:33

Sidmouth Chiefs secured the Western Counties West league championship with a convincing 40-11 success at Saltash, writes Terry O’Brien.

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Mon, 10:21

Despite home advantage, Beer Albion (sponsored by Edenvale Turf) crashed out of the East Devon Senior Cup, losing 6-1 to Exwick Villa in a semi-final tie played at the Furzebrake, writes Richard Honnor.

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Sunday, April 14, 2019

Changes to the MCC laws of cricket – including revisions that have been made to the bowling of dangerous and unfair, non-pitching deliveries and batsmen leaving their ground early – will be shared with Tolchards Devon League member clubs on April 23, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

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Sunday, April 14, 2019

If you fancy channelling your inner Chris Hoy, Ottery could soon have its own cycle club.

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Saturday, April 13, 2019

A round-up of local rugby and football on the second Saturday of April

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Saturday, April 13, 2019

Sidmouth Cricket Club began their preparations for the upcoming Devon Cricket League season in perfect style with a seven wicket win over Werrington.

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Saturday, April 13, 2019

A minute’s silence will be observed in memory of cricket’s man of many parts, John Harris, before Sunday’s game between Devon and the University of Exeter at Sidmouth (11am), writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

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Saturday, April 13, 2019

On the first Thursday of April the Oaktree Arena circuit was awash with the water as a result of a huge rainstorm, which caused the cancellation of the ‘Cases’ Somerset Rebels 20th Season Anniversary Challenge meeting against the Poole Pirates, writes Dave Thompson.

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Saturday, April 13, 2019

Now the new golfing season has arrived, it was appropriate to present the Seniors’ Winter Eclectic competition winner with his trophy last week, writes Hugh Dorliac.

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Saturday, April 13, 2019

Ottery St Mary ladies are the toast of the Washbrook Meadow club after a 5-2 home win over Seaton Town ladies.

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Friday, April 12, 2019

The first mixed match of the season took place at home on Sunday against Teignmouth, writes Pauline Couldwell.

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Friday, April 12, 2019

Sidmouth Town made South West Peninsula League Eastern Division title-chasing Bovey Tracey work mighty hard for what was ultimately a 3-1 Wednesday night home win over the Vikings.

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Friday, April 12, 2019

Ottery St Mary play the first of what manager Dave Fairweather describes as ‘four cup finals’, when they entertain Lympstone at Washbrook Meadow tomorrow afternoon (Saturday).

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Friday, April 12, 2019

Sidmouth Town Reserves entertain Kentisbeare tomorrow (Saturday) in a Macron League Division One meeting.

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Friday, April 12, 2019

With the course looking splendid after the efforts of the greenstaff through the winter, it was a shame that the rain washed out the first Sidmouth Jewellers Friday Stableford competition, writes Hugh Dorliac.

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Thursday, April 11, 2019

The JP’s Exe to Axe is a grade B fell race and has been described by Runners World as ‘a brute of a race with outstanding views’, writes Hamish Spence.

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Thursday, April 11, 2019

The first Sunday of April did not start too well for Sidmouth Gig Club, writes Nick Thompson.

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Thursday, April 11, 2019

Ottery St Mary Under-13s moved into a top three berth in the Exeter and District Youth League with a 6-1 success away at Crediton.

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Thursday, April 11, 2019

The Quins suffered their first home defeat of the season in this Dave Butt Cup semi-final played in front of a crowd of more than 200 spectators at the Blackmore Field, going down 29-8 to Torquay Athletic 2nd XV.

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