Rugby News

Friday, 19th April 2019
Nottingham put in mammoth defensive display to beat Jersey

Nottingham Rugby put in a performance to remember when they beat Jersey Reds 24-20 at The Bay in their final home game of the 2018/19 Greene King IPA Championship. After controlling the majority of the first half, Jersey came back fighting in the second but their efforts were thwarted by an incredibly strong Green and…

Friday, 19th April 2019
Joe Cobden, Billy Robinson and James Penman to retire

Nottingham Rugby would like to wish Joe Cobden, Billy Robinson and James Penman all the best for the future when they retire from rugby at the end of the season. Joe and James will, unfortunately, be retiring due to injury, while Billy is looking to start his career outside of the sport. Chief Operating Officer,…

Thursday, 18th April 2019
Nottingham ready for final home match of the season

It’s the final home match of the season at The Bay tomorrow evening and Nottingham will look to round of their campaign in style against one of the league’s toughest opponents. The Green and Whites are riding high off the back of an incredible win against Coventry last week and Neil Fowkes is pushing his…

Tuesday, 16th April 2019
Nottingham’s remarkable comeback at Coventry

The Green and Whites put in a performance to remember on Saturday when they beat Coventry 31-32 at Butts Park in a game that looked out of sight for Neil Fowkes’ men with just 20 minutes to play. Tries from Gearoid Lyons, Shane Buckley, Sean Scanlon, Jordan Coghlan and a last-minute drop goal from Shane…

Friday, 12th April 2019
Green and Whites ready for fourth match against local rivals

Nottingham Rugby head to Coventry on Saturday searching for their first win in three games and Head Coach Neil Fowkes is under no illusions of the quality the Green and White’s rivals possess. The match will be the fourth time the Midlands sides have met this season, with both sides boasting a win over one…

Monday, 8th April 2019
Sean Scanlon signs as player-coach for 19/20

Nottingham Rugby is delighted to announce that full back Sean Scanlon, sponsored by Smith Cooper, has signed for next season. Signing for the Green and Whites in 2017, Sean has become a key figure on and off the field for Neil Fowkes’ team and, as of next year, he will be taking on the role…

Tuesday, 2nd April 2019
Nottingham outclassed by Ealing

Nottingham Rugby suffered their third defeat in a row on Saturday 30 March when they were beaten 35-19 by Ealing Trailfinders at Vallis Way. An improved performance from Neil Fowkes’ team was the only positive to take from a match that the Green and Whites struggled to dominate. Despite the result, a competitive performance showed…

Friday, 29th March 2019
Green and Whites ring the changes ahead of trip to Ealing

After consecutive defeats to Hartpury and Richmond, Nottingham head to the capital on Saturday on the hunt for a win against one of the Greene King IPA Championship’s strongest sides. Second-placed Ealing Trailfinders have enjoyed a strong season and are hot on the heels of London Irish while Neil Fowkes’ men have enjoyed a season…

Monday, 25th March 2019
Nottingham humbled by Richmond

Nottingham Rugby suffered one of their biggest defeats of the season at the hands of Championship survival chasing Richmond on Sunday afternoon. Tries from Jordan Coghlan and Ben Brownlie, and a penalty from Shane O’Leary were the only points Nottingham registered against Richmond’s bonus-point winning 35. Nottingham rarely threatened Richmond on a day to forget…

Monday, 11th March 2019
Nottingham Rugby edged out at College Stadium

A tense finish resulted in The Green and Whites coming up short against Hartpury RFC on Friday night. Tries from Sam Spink, Will Owen and Billy Robinson were not enough to seal a victory for Neil Fowkes’ men. The hosts took an early lead after a commanding lineout drive saw Fijian international Akapusi Qera power over…