Rugby News

Tuesday, 30th April 2019
Alex Dolly joins Green and Whites, O’Leary commits for another year

Nottingham Rugby is delighted to welcome scrum half Alex Dolly to Neil Fowkes’ squad for the 2019/20 Greene King IPA Championship season. Australian-born Alex, 23, joins after a highly successful season at Rotherham Titans in National League 1 and with Murray McConnell entering the second year of his contract, and with Alex Crocker and Harry…

Tuesday, 30th April 2019
Poullet, Owen, Cox and Cecil sign for next season

Nottingham Rugby is delighted to announce that back rows Josh Poullet, Will Owen, George Cox and Seb Cecil have all committed to another season in the Green and White jersey. A home-grown talent and product of the club’s partnership with NTU, Josh Poullet has been a first-team regular since earning his first professional contract. Will…

Friday, 26th April 2019
Nottingham head to Bedford looking to end season on a high

Neil Fowkes has named his team to face Bedford Blues in the final round of this season’s Greene King IPA Championship. Heading into the match with consecutive wins against Coventry and Jersey Reds, the Green and Whites are looking to end their campaign in fine form. Bedford were the victors in the reverse fixture at…

Thursday, 25th April 2019
Bill and Ben to join Green and Whites next season

Nottingham Rugby is delighted to announce that tighthead props Billy Walker and Ben Betts will join Neil Fowkes’ squad for next season. Nottingham are also boosted by Oisin Heffernan committing to the Green and Whites for next season, strengthening Neil Fowkes’ options at front row. Joining from Saracens, Billy Walker has featured several times for…

Wednesday, 24th April 2019
Tom Hill to join the Green and Whites front row

Nottingham Rugby is delighted to announce that loosehead prop Tom Hill will join Neil Fowkes’ squad for the 2019/20 season alongside Aniseko Sio and Jamie Jack who have signed new deals with the club. Joining from Yorkshire Carnegie, the 23-year-old former New Zealand U20 made his debut against Neil Fowkes’ side in the Championship Cup,…

Tuesday, 23rd April 2019
Ben Brownlie, Luke Cole and Jake Farnworth sign for next season

Nottingham Rugby is delighted to announce that the club has retained the services of hookers Ben Brownlie, Luke Cole and Jake Farnworth for next season. All three players have played a part in the Green and White’s front row this year and Head Coach Neil Fowkes is pleased that his he’ll continue to have competition…

Tuesday, 23rd April 2019
Nottingham Rugby Stratstone Land Rover Academy 28 – Ealing Trailfinders Academy 24

Nottingham started the first half on top form playing really well but couldn’t quite convert the pressure into points. Against the run of play, Ealing slotted an excellent penalty to lead 3-0. Nottingham continued to apply pressure to the Ealing line and were finally rewarded when Joe Barnes weaved through to score and convert his…

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…