Rugby News

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…

Thursday, 7th March 2019
Neil Fowkes names side to face Hartpury

The Green and Whites take on Hartpury RFC on Friday night and Head Coach Neil Fowkes is looking for his side to build upon the recent positive results at local rivals Doncaster Knights and at home to Cornish Pirates. Speaking ahead of Friday night’s matchup, Neil Fowkes said: “The squad’s attitude and determination to get…

Thursday, 28th February 2019
Neil Fowkes names side to face Pirates

Winger Billy Robinson and lock Llewelyn Jones are back in the first team as Nottingham Rugby look for their second win of the year against Cornish Pirates under the Friday Night Lights tomorrow. Nottingham came away with a win last week against Doncaster Knights 23-25 at Castle Park in a very tight match. Head Coach…

Monday, 18th February 2019
Victory at Castle Park for Fowkes’ men

A nail-biting finish for Nottingham Rugby saw the Green and Whites win their first match of 2019 at Doncaster Knights on Saturday afternoon. A penalty from Shane O’Leary on the 77th minute was the difference in a match that Nottingham nearly threw away after setting up a commanding lead at in the early stages Castle…