Rugby News

Monday, 29th October 2018
O’Leary and Dolan called up to national squads

Green and Whites fly-half Shane O’Leary has been called up to represent the Canadian national team ahead of the 2019 Rugby World Cup repechage tournament next month in Marseille, France. The Greene King IPA Championship top scorer (102 points after nine matches), has enjoyed a strong start to the season and has quickly established himself…

Saturday, 27th October 2018
Green and Whites make history at The Bay

Nottingham Rugby secured a stunning 42-27 bonus point win over Ealing Trailfinders in a breath-taking game at The Bay on Friday night. Tries from Murray McConnell, Will Millett, Jake Farnworth, two tries from Jack Spittle and 17 points from the boot of Shane O’Leary inflicted defeat on Ealing for only the second time this season…

Thursday, 25th October 2018
Nottingham looking for record winning streak at The Bay

Nottingham Rugby are gearing up to face Championship leaders Ealing Trailfinders at The Bay tomorrow night. If Neil Fowkes’ men are victorious, it will be the first time they have won four consecutive home matches since they made the move to Lady Bay. The Green and Whites have won five of their last six matches,…

Monday, 22nd October 2018
Nottingham earn bonus point win at Richmond

Neil Fowkes’ side showed their class to achieve a bonus point victory away at Richmond on Saturday. Having beaten Hartpury 26-7 at The Bay the previous weekend, Nottingham were looking to make it two wins from two as they travelled to the capital. However, the home side were in the ascendency in the opening minutes,…

Thursday, 18th October 2018
Green and Whites name side to face Richmond

After a solid performance against Hartpury last Sunday, Nottingham Rugby Head Coach, Neil Fowkes, has named his team that will face Richmond in the eighth round of the Greene King IPA Championship. Scrum-half and captain Murray McConnell starts in place of Darryl Veenendaal, who suffered an injury in the first half against Hartpury, to make…

Sunday, 14th October 2018
Nottingham Rugby back to winning ways

Nottingham Rugby refound their winning form when they beat Hartpury RFC 26-7 at The Bay on Sunday afternoon.  Coming into the match off the back of a tough defeat to Cornish Pirates last weekend, Neil Fowkes’ team put in an assertive and dominant performance and well deserving of their win. The opening minutes belonged to…

Friday, 12th October 2018
Nottingham hope to build on home momentum

Nottingham Rugby are looking to get back to winning ways after losing 36-28 to Cornish Pirates in Penzance last weekend. Despite last weekend’s result, the Green and Whites have won their last two home matches, and Head Coach Neil Fowkes hopes his side will continue to build momentum at The Bay when they face Hartpury…

Monday, 8th October 2018
Fight back not enough for Nottingham

A true game of two halves saw Nottingham register their third defeat of the season on Sunday afternoon. Losing 36-28 to a strong Cornish Pirates side, the Green and Whites’ second half performance was not enough to cancel out the damage done in the first 40 minutes.  Conceding 36 points in the first half, Neil…

Friday, 5th October 2018
Nottingham Rugby aim for second away win at Pirates

Nottingham Rugby make the journey south this weekend when they face Cornish Pirates in a battle between two teams who have made strong starts to the season. Heading into the fixture off the back of three consecutive wins, the Green and Whites will be hoping they can continue their fine form in Penzance. Neil Fowkes…

Friday, 28th September 2018
Nottingham win three from three under the Friday Night Lights

The Green and Whites made it three wins in three on Friday night when they beat Doncaster Knights 20-15 at The Bay. Nottingham Rugby had not beaten Doncaster in the seven previous meetings between the two sides and it took a mammoth effort from Neil Fowkes’ men to win under the Friday Night Lights. The…