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Tributes pour in for rugby coach

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Tributes have poured in for Rugby Union coach Michael Beard who died this week after his bike collided with a bus.

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Varsity report: Both Men’s Rugby Union sides beaten

Last year rugby was a sore spot for Lincoln, but despite losing the majority of them, they this year made Hull work for it. Photo: Tom Gray

The University of Lincoln Men’s Rugby Union sides both suffered defeats at the hands of their visitors from Hull at Nettleham on Varsity Sunday.

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England claim Calcutta Cup


Written by James Price Luther Burrell and Mike Brown both scored as England produced a simple 20-0 win over a dreadful Scottish outfit at Murrayfield.

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Late heart-break for England

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Written by James Price A 78th-minute try saw France recover to claim a 26-24 victory over England in a breathless Six Nations clash at the Stade de France on Saturday. England vs France. Photo: CpaKmoi (via Flickr) France led 16-8 at the interval thanks to two early tries from Yoann Huget before Mike Brown scored […]

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England continue their good autumn form


Written by James Price England made it two wins from two in their autumn campaign on Saturday, sealing a 31-12 victory over Argentina.

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England looking push on during Autumn Internationals


Written by James Price The autumn internationals are the ultimate test for Northern Hemisphere sides wanting to gauge just where they stand in comparison to their counterparts south of the equator.

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Zhandire impresses as Lincoln 2nd XV continue their run

Photo: Thomas Belli

Lincoln 2nd XV carried on their impressive winning streak against a depleted Staffordshire side with a 39-12 victory. Thomas Belli went along.

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Match report: University of Bedfordshire 2nd XV vs University of Lincoln 2nd XV

Lincoln 2nd XV Photo: Thomas Belli

The University of Lincoln’s 2nd XV overcame University of Bedfordshire 2nd XV in a one-sided affair. Thomas Belli reports.

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Snow causes havoc for university sport

The Lincoln Colonials are one university team struggling to find time to play their postponed matches. Photo: Calum Fuller

University sports teams are having to catch up with the fixture list after the freezing conditions wiped out matches before Christmas.

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No grass plans for “lucky” Lincoln students


Students’ Union Sports and Teams VP Chris Farrell has admitted there are no definite plans in the pipeline to enhance sporting facilities at the University.

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