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RUGBY PREVIEW: Town aim to take good form away with them

Spalding hit the road with a new sense of confidence ahead of their trip to Birstall on Saturday (kick 2.15pm).

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TRY SCORERS: Phil Trotman and Dom Peacock for Deepings, Dave Maudsley for Bourne.  Photo by Alan Hancock.

RUGBY ACTION: Derby day blues for Bourne once again as Hiscocks sees red

Deepings still hold the A15 bragging rights after a cup tie win over rivals Bourne at Milking Nook Drove.

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PRESSURE KICK: Willis Ingleby's second half penalty was the difference as Spalding beat Ashby 20-17 at Memorial Field.
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RUGBY ACTION: Spalding banish winter blues to upset Ashby

MIDLANDS THREE EAST (NORTH): Spalding 20 Ashby 17

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Bourne meet Deepings again this weekend

RUGBY UNION: Bourne close the gap

Bourne got back to winning ways on Saturday against the league leaders.

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Two tries for Capes secures a bonus point

Two tries for Capes secures a bonus point

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FORWARD MOMENTUM: Deepings captain Lance Charity kicks downfield to give his team-mates the chance to attack Bourne.  Photo by Tim Wilson.  SG251117-139TW.

MATCH REACTION: Players ‘dug deep’ for win, says Hutton, but Maudsley bemoans game-changing decision

Deepings and Bourne produced a 58-point thriller in an electric A15 derby at Linchfield Road, but it was the home side who took away the bragging rights.

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Jack Elliot scores a controversial and momentum-changing try for Deepings.  Photo by Alan Hancock.

RUGBY UNION: Deepings take A15 bragging right after thrilling derby win over Bourne

MIDLANDS FOUR EAST (SOUTH): Deepings 35 (Tries: Cunningham, Harrison (two), Elliot, Broome; Owen kicked eight points) Bourne 23 (Tries: Thornburn, Binns; Evison kicked 13 points).

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RUGBY UNION: Lessons to learn after home defeat

After an uninspiring display on Saturday, Spalding became the first team to lose against Nottingham Moderns in the league this season.

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Spalding v Sileby Town

RUGBY UNION: Back on track to end five-game losing run

After five successive defeats, Spalding got their season back on track.

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RUGBY UNION: Away defeat for Spalding

Spalding conceded 28 points in the last 10 minutes and missed out on a bonus point in a heavy defeat on Saturday.

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Spalding under-13s

RUGBY UNION: Spalding youngsters flying the flag for Tigers

Youngsters from Spalding Rugby Club shared matchday with 10-time English champions Leicester Tigers on Saturday and followed in the footsteps of legends on the Welford Road pitch.

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RUGBY UNION: Spalding’s advantage taken away

Spalding suffered their fourth successive defeat – despite taking the lead early in the second half.

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RUGBY UNION: So close! Spalding denied in last-gasp drama

What a stunner!

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RUGBY UNION: Blank for Spalding in away defeat

Spalding’s long trip into the unknown ended in a heavy defeat on Saturday.

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RUGBY UNION: Second best in derby defeat

Spalding were outplayed as Kesteven executed a far better game plan in Saturday’s derby.

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RUGBY UNION: Focus is on derby date

‘Stick to the game plan’ is the key message from Spalding coach George Reid ahead of Saturday’s derby date at Kesteven.

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Spalding scored six tries on Saturday

RUGBY UNION: Sharman is star man

Gav Sharman scored a hat-trick of tries in a second league win of the season.

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RUGBY UNION: Fixture list

Saturday’s league games

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Photo by Mark Le Sage

RUGBY UNION: Opening day defeat for Deepings Devils

Deepings Devils ladies team lost their opening game of the season.

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RUGBY UNION: Spalding hit by injuries in home defeat

Injuries to Spalding players took their toll as St Ives eased away in the final quarter of a pulsating game.

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