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15 Nov 2019

COREEN GRANT AND BLUEBELL NICHOLLS ON COURSE FOR TWICKENHAM

Scottish age-grade international Coreen Grant is on course for a return trip to Twickenham next month after forging a strong midfield partnership with Saracens club mate Bluebell N...

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15 Nov 2019

SMILING SHANNERS HAPPY WITH ARRESTING NINE TRY WIN OVER BRITISH POLICE

Cambridge came up with an ‘anything you can do, we can do better’ response to Oxford’s 40-40 draw with the Major Stanley’s XV by running in nine tries in a 55-7 win over Br...

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14 Nov 2019

OXFORD BLUES WOMEN 14, MAJOR STANLEY’S WOMEN’S XV 10

Oxford skipper Hazel Ellender faces a race against time to be fit for the Varsity Match after picking up an injury to her left knee in the morale boosting win over a strong invitat...

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13 Nov 2019

OXFORD 40, MAJOR STANLEY’S XV 40

In the end there couldn’t have been a more fitting finish as honours ended even in the 100thanniversary of the first game between the Dark Blues and the Major Stanley’s XV. Bac...

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13 Nov 2019

HORWILL AND VAN DER MERWE TEAM UP TO TACKLE BRITISH POLICE

Former Australian captain James Horwill and ex-Springbok Flip van der Merwe will pack down alongside each other in the Cambridge University second row for the game against British ...

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13 Nov 2019

WOMEN BREAK NEW GROUND AS STANLEY’S MATCH REACHES CENTURY MARK

The 100thanniversary of the Major Stanley’s XV fixture will see rugby at Oxford break new ground with a double-header event that features a first game for the Women’s team. The...

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08 Nov 2019

FIRST BLOOD TO LIGHT BLUES AS WOMEN’S VARSITY MATCH LOOMS

It was first-blood to Cambridge in the ‘Battle of the Blues’ this season as they used home advantage to great effect to beat arch-rivals Oxford in their BUCS Premier South Wome...

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06 Nov 2019

Game changers: Oxford rugby stars rally for disabled fans

Oxford University’s Varsity rugby teams swapped rugby for table tennis on Sunday, spending time with disabled adults living at charity Leonard Cheshire’s Agnes Court care home ...

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30 Oct 2019

12th December – A significant day for more than one reason

Boris Johnson’s push for a General Election on Thursday, 12 December is going to clash with one of the biggest annual events for his former university, Oxford. The day the countr...

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