Rugby News

Sunday, 23rd December 2018
Nottingham and Coventry battle hard in draw

Nottingham Rugby and Coventry fought hard to grind out a draw in tough conditions at The Bay on Sunday afternoon. Constant heavy rain set up a war of attrition on a muddy surface and, despite tries from Mike Daniels and Jordan Coghlan, Nottingham could not hold on to win their seventh game in the Greene…

Friday, 21st December 2018
Nottingham brace for Christmas cracker at The Bay

Christmas comes early at The Bay when Nottingham Rugby host Coventry in the Greene King IPA Championship on Sunday. The match will be the third meeting between the Midlands rivals in six weeks following the Pool stage of the Championship Cup, with both sides entering the fixture on a high having qualified for the quarter-final…

Wednesday, 19th December 2018
Nottingham Rugby to face Ealing Trailfinders in Championship Cup QF
Nottingham Rugby will travel to Ealing Trailfinders in the quarter final of the new-format Championship Cup. Neil Fowkes' team qualified in dramatic fashion on the last match of the Pool stage, winning 14-19 against Doncaster Knights and qualifying due to the fact they scored more tries than their Yorkshire counterparts. The match will be played on Saturday...
Monday, 17th December 2018
Green and Whites qualify after away win in Cup

Nottingham Rugby’s Championship Cup run will continue after they beat Doncaster Knights 14-19 at Castle Park in the final round of the Pool stage on Saturday afternoon. Tries from Murray McConnell, Oisin Heffernan and Alex Goble secured a brilliant away victory for Fowkes side that featured nine players from the club’s NTU contingent. The Green…

Friday, 14th December 2018
Nottingham hope to end Cup run on a high

Nottingham Rugby’s young talent will once again be given the opportunity to shine when they face Doncaster Knights for the final match of the Championship Cup pool stage on Saturday. While the results may not have gone the Green and Whites’ way over the past six weeks, Nottingham Rugby Head Coach Neil Fowkes feels there…

Sunday, 9th December 2018
Nottingham’s discipline lets them down in Carnegie clash

Nottingham Rugby’s cup hopes hang in the balance after they 27-22 against Yorkshire Carnegie at The Bay Sunday afternoon. Tries from Luke Peters, Jordan Coghlan and Callum Sirker were not enough for the Green and Whites to secure the win they needed with the visitors running in four tries. Nottingham made the perfect start on…

Friday, 7th December 2018
Nottingham Rugby brace for Cup clash with Carnegie

Nottingham Rugby Head Coach Neil Fowkes has announced the team that will face Yorkshire Carnegie in the fifth round of the Championship Cup on Sunday at The Bay.The Green and Whites kept their cup hopes alive when they beat Coventry 33-24 last week and, while they currently sit bottom of Pool 1, they could still…

Friday, 30th November 2018
Nottingham back to winning ways at The Bay

Nottingham Rugby secured their first Championship Cup win of the campaign with a 33-24 bonus point win over Coventry at The Bay on Friday night. Tries from Will Owen, Joe Cobden, David Williams, Jordan Coghlan and Jake Farnworth ensured the Green and Whites came away with the win to keep their cup hopes alive. The…

Thursday, 29th November 2018
Nottingham re-group ahead of coventry’s visit to the bay

Nottingham Rugby Head Coach Neil Fowkes has announced the 22-man-squad that will take on Coventry RFC at The Bay in the fourth round of The Championship Cup on Friday night. The Green and Whites prepare to face Coventry for the second time in two weeks and Fowkes is hoping his side will have learned from…

Monday, 26th November 2018
Nottingham’s Cup woes continue at Coventry

Nottingham Rugby’s poor run in the Championship Cup continued on Saturday 24 November when they were beaten 45-35 by Coventry at Butts Park Arena. A total of 12 tries were scored in a frantic match that Nottingham struggled to get a hold of, despite a brilliant comeback from the Green and Whites in the first…