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Caldy 12 – 55 Coventry: Champions! 

21 Mar 18

It’s taken a little while, but we’re back in the Championship.

Darlington Mowden Park 0 – 42 Coventry 

5 Mar 18

Rather better than most expected…

Coventry 40 – 10 Cambridge 

17 Feb 18

A tougher game than the scoreline suggests…

Coventry 57 – 12 Esher 

20 Jan 18

Coventry return to form.

Blackheath 61 – 29 Coventry 

13 Jan 18

If we should go up, I don’t think we’ll miss going to Blackheath…

Coventry 52 – 5 Old Albanians 

6 Jan 18

Whatever happens now, we’ve definitely won the majority of our games this season.

Coventry 30 – 27 Bishop’s Stortford 

7 Oct 17

If Cov thought that the new boys in the league were going to be a pushover, they know differently now.

Coventry 50 – 11 Moseley 

9 Sep 17

An impressive display by Cov from start to finish, as Moseley are put to the sword.

Cov v Moseley: The teams. 

8 Sep 17

Sam Tuitupou makes his debut in what is the most eagerly-awaited game of the season.

Broadstreet Bested, Sale Sunk 

19 Aug 17

Sounded like two impressive displays by Cov in the pre-season double-header friendly at the BPA today.

Will Maisey grabs the awards. 

15 May 17

Will Maisey capped a terrific return to Cov with a couple of very significant awards…

Groundshare Update 

23 Mar 17

The club have issued a statement to clarify the situation.

Groundshare with CCFC back on? 

21 Mar 17

Everyone thought that the idea of Coventry City playing at the BPA was dead in the water, but according to newspaper reports there have been discussions.

Plymouth 33 – 24 Coventry 

13 Feb 17

The scoreline looks worse than the performance merits.

Coventry 35 – 27 Esher 

31 Jan 17

Sounds like I’m in the minority, but I rather enjoyed this game.

Hartpury College 50 – 19 Coventry 

25 Jan 17

Cov are back down to earth with a bit of a bump following an excellent result against Blackheath.

Macclesfield 14 – 37 Coventry 

7 Jan 17

Coventry start the New Year with a bonus point win.

James Pritchard – Gone! 

8 Dec 16

James Pritchard has left Coventry RFC.

National League 1: Week 12: Previews 

18 Nov 16

Week 12 sees the top two facing opponents from the bottom 4, with the other two bottom sides also facing difficult fixtures.

Ampthill 22 – 8 Coventry 

12 Nov 16

Two tries late in the game for Ampthill see Cov come away empty handed.

Coventry 34 – 33 Plymouth Albion 

22 Oct 16

When Plymouthconverted their tryin the lastminutes of the game to go ahead 31-33, it looked all over, but in the dying seconds Cov got a penalty and took the victory by a single point.

Coventry v Fylde – Match Preview 

15 Oct 16

With both clubs favouring an open game the scoreboard might get another workout today.

Coventry 23 – 27 Hartpury College 

3 Oct 16

One of those days when you come away from the ground feeling slightly robbed, then on reflection realise what a cracking game you’ve just watched.

Coventry v Hartpury College – Match Preview 

1 Oct 16

The advantage of writing this just a few hours before the game means that I can tell you that it’s going to be a wet one.

Blackheath 42 – 5 Coventry 

29 Sep 16

Not quite what we were expecting, as Cov went down to a heavy defeat at Blackheath.

Coventry 61 – 14 Macclesfield 

19 Sep 16

If there’s one thing to take away from the last two home performances, it’s that you don’t want to be late taking your place at the BPA…

National League 1: Week 3: Previews 

15 Sep 16

Week 3 sees winless Blaydon and Fylde both at home as they try to break their duck, whilst leaders Hartpury College face their first away game of the season…

Moseley 19 – 14 Coventry 

10 Sep 16

As tight and hard-fought as most predicted…

Moseley v Coventry: Team News & Predictions 

9 Sep 16

Only the second week of the season proper, and tomorrow heralds one of the defining fixtures of the campaign.

National League 1: Week 2: Previews 

9 Sep 16

Will Week 2 spring any more surprises…

Coventry 54 – 14 Loughborough Students 

5 Sep 16

An impressive start to the season as Coventry beat Loughborough Students by 54 points to 14.

Coventry v Loughborough Students: Team News & Predictions 

2 Sep 16

At 3:00pm tomorrow the season kicks off in earnest at the Butts Park Arena.

National League 1: Week 1: Previews 

2 Sep 16

Its that time of the year again as supporters dream of things to come, will it end in heartbreakor one that matches supporters often exalted expectations.

Team News for Pre-season Triple-Header 

26 Aug 16

Courtesy of John Wilkinson and the official site, team news for tomorrow’s friendlies at the Butts is as follows…

Supporters’ Club Relaunch: 27th August 

22 Aug 16

The Coventry Rugby Supporters Club is being formally relaunched on August 27th at the Butts Park Arena.

Coventry 56 – 40 Newport 

20 Aug 16

Cov ran in eight tries to Newport’ s six, to run out winners by 56 points to 40.

Coventry 7 – 28 Ealing 

13 Aug 16

Final score today at the BPA was Coventry 7 – 28 Ealing Trailfinders.

Up next, Ealing Trailfinders 

12 Aug 16

Everything looks set fair for tomorrow, when Ealing Trailfinders return to the BPA.

Cov at The Game Fair, 29th & 30th July. 

28 Jul 16

Cov will be represented at this year’s Game Fair which takes place at Ragley Hall.

Broadstreet Pre-season Friendly Moved 

14 Jul 16

The pre-season friendly against Broadstreet originally scheduled for Weds 27th July has been moved to Tues 2nd August.

Last Reminder: Supporters’ Club Meeting Tonight! 

23 Jun 16

Last reminder, there’s an important meeting of the all-new Supporters’ Club tonight.

Supporters’ Club Meeting (23rd June) 

20 Jun 16

A quick reminder that thenewly re-formed Supporters’ Club are meeting again this Thursday (23rd June).

Provisional Fixtures Released 

1 Jun 16

The National League One provisional fixture list has now been released.

Top 10 Ticket Deal – Save £30! 

26 May 16

Newfrom the club, the Top Ten Ticket offer.

Recruitment Complete, Four New Players Sign. 

23 May 16

Rowland Winter has completed Covs first-team recruitment with another four players joining the club.

Three new nines… 

19 May 16

It’s a bit like buses, you wait all day for a scrum-half and then three turn up at once.

National League 1 Season 2016/2017 

18 May 16

The final play off place for promotion to NL1 has just been completed with Old Albanian, as expected beating Sedgley Park to enable them to take their place amongst the 16 teams ready for the new season, thus joining fellow promoted sides …

Possible Ground Share with Coventry City FC? 

18 May 16

One of the biggest items of news that seems to have broken loose from last nights forum, is that the club are in talks with Coventry City about the possibility of a ground sharing arrangement at the Butts.

Supporters’ Club Relaunch. 

18 May 16

The CRFC Supporters Club is to be relaunched.

Coventry Rugby team announced to face Sedgley Park. 

19 Apr 13

The Coventry Rugby side to face Sedgley Park this Saturday 20th April, in their last home game of the season, at the Butts Park Arena, kick off 3 pm has just been announced.