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Monday, January 13, 2020

A rugby match honouring a soldier who died ten years ago in Afghanistan raised more than £1,000 for charity.

In his latest column, Nino Severino discusses South Africa's win in the Rugby World Cup Final - and the powerful story of Springboks captain Siya Kolisi.

In the end it wasn't to be - but there was at least one smiling face at Ipswich Rugby Club as a packed clubhouse saw England fall at the final hurdle.

In our latest round-up of the local rugby round-up action, there are good wins for Bury, Colchester and Braintree.

In his latest column, Nino Severino discusses Ipswich's very own Rugby World Cup star Lewis Ludlam, and the support of the school which helped him reach his dreams.

In our latest round-up of the local rugby action there's a big win for Southwold, while Colchester make it three victories in a row and Bury are narrowly beaten on the road.

Former Ipswich Rugby Club player Lewis Ludlam has made his Rugby World Cup debut for England in Japan.

As an eight-year-old, Ipswich-born Lewis Ludlam watched the England rugby team lift the World Cup - now, 16 years on, he could be the one holding it high.

An Ipswich-born rugby player has been named in Eddie Jones' squad for the 2019 Rugby Union World Cup in Japan.

In his latest column, Nino Severino shares news of the Ipswich-based Hub going national, and helping athletes across the country.

Woodbridge Rugby Club is celebrating 50 years of providing community rugby - and its under 10s team has joined the celebrations by winning the Prima Cup Bowl at Leicester Tigers' famous Welford Road ground.

In our final rugby round-up of the season, Bury St Edmunds end their campaign with a defeat, Colchester fall short in a promotion play-off and Southwold claim the Pony Moore Trophy.

In the final weekend of the rugby season, Bury St Edmunds and Colchester rounded off their campaigns with impressive victories.

Bury St Edmunds play their final home game of the season, against already-relegated London Irish Wild Geese at The Haberden tomorrow afternoon (3pm), eager to halt a run of four straight defeats.

In the final rugby round-up of the season, Colchester secure a spot in the play-off game, Stowmarket beat Southwold in the Suffolk derby, Braintree win 109-7 and the Bury Foxes clinch promotion.

In the penultimate rugby round-up of the season, Colchester keep rolling, Sudbury beat local rivals Diss, Stowmarket keep their play-off hopes alive and Southwold amd Ipswich play out a pulsating Suffolk derby.

Bury St Edmunds are still targeting their highest ever finish in the rugby pyramid, despite a current run of just two wins in their last nine outings.

In our latest round-up of the local rugby action, there are wins for Colchester, Stowmarket, Braintree and Chelmsford - the latter triumphing 83-0!

Although Bury St Edmunds have not had a match for a fortnight, it has been a very busy period for Head Coach Nick Wakley, and Performance Director Terry Sands.

Bury St Edmunds are targeting a top six finish, to equal the highest-ever placing in the club's history, and they can take a big step towards achieving that aim if they can beat Redruth at The Haberden this afternoon (kick-off 2pm).

Beckett Investment Management Group has become the latest Suffolk business to throw its weight behind talented up and coming sportsmen and women from Suffolk.

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Bury St Edmunds' Head Coach, Nick Wakley, admits that it has been "a bit of a rollercoaster," since he took over the reins at The Haberden last November.

Former Premiership prop forward, Ben Cooper, is relishing the chance to take an exciting new player-coach role back at his former club Bury St Edmunds, after being officially unveiled in his new post this afternoon.

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