Cornish Pirates


SPEAKING after Tuesday’s Cornwall Council meeting, which saw Councillors vote to support the recommendation for £3m of financial support from the Council’s Economic Match Fund, a Stadium for Cornwall spokesperson said: “The stadium partners are delighted that Cornwall’s Councillors have come together to show their support for our vision to create a hub for Cornish …

Cornish Pirates 51 Richmond 20 CORNISH Pirates moved up to fourth place in the Greene King IPA Championship table as they collected their fifth successive league win. They bounced back well from their disappointment of losing to Ealing Trailfinders in the British and Irish Cup quarter-final the week before to complete the double over Richmond. …

CORNWALL Council will meet on April 17 to decide whether to plough £3m into the project to build a Stadium for Cornwall. The plan has caused controversy across the county. Here, Dicky Evans, owner of one of the partner organisations involved, Cornish Pirates, offers his answers to the critics…   This is a reply to …

Cornish Pirates 55 London Scottish 38 CORNISH Pirates and London Scottish served up a 12-try thriller in the sort of game that gives defence coaches nightmares. The difference in the end was the goalkicking of Pirates fly-half and man of the match Laurence May, who slotted five conversions and five penalties in a personal 25-point …

Cornish Pirates 22 Doncaster Knights 19 A TRY with the last play of the game by back rower Tom Lawday saw Cornish Pirates make it back-to-back home wins by seeing off a determined Doncaster at the Mennaye Field. So many times this season, the Pirates have been denied an often deserved victory by a last-gasp …

Cornish Pirates 22 Yorkshire Carnegie 12 CORNISH Pirates ended a four-match losing streak in the Greene King IPA Championship with an excellent victory over third-place Yorkshire Carnegie. The Pirates also picked up a bonus point to complete the perfect day on their return to the Mennaye Field for the first time in 2018. Delighted Pirates …

CORNISH Pirates captain Chris Morgan labelled last week’s stunning 41-0 victory at Greene King IPA Championship rivals Hartpury as one of the best results in his ten years at the club. The Pirates were given little chance of picking up the bonus point win they needed to reach the quarter-finals of the British and Irish …

Cornish Pirates should be able to make some more definite decisions over their hooker position in the next week or so. Tom Cowan-Dickie should have a firm diagnosis on his shoulder injury later this week, while the future of on-loan Taunton Titans front rower Dan Frost – who has scored two tries in two games …

League Tables

Premiership
P
Team
P
W
D
L
F
A
Pts.
1Exeter20150554331875
2Saracens20140661832467
3Wasps20121754045061
4Newcastle Falcons20130740844459
5Leicester20120847943457
6Gloucester20111845849256
7Sale201001052446254
8Bath20901146649246
9Harlequins20701344955536
10Northampton20701344858536
11Worcester20601436455631
12London Irish20301735253722
Championship
POS
TEAM
P
W
D
L
F
A
BP
PTS
1Bristol2120018883931898
2Ealing Trailfinders2116147414831682
3Bedford2110296265641963
4Cornish Pirates21110106425521862
5Jersey2112185124541060
6Yorkshire Carnegie2111284915281159
7Doncaster2191115565851755
8Nottingham219111509614947
9Richmond2190124325691046
10Hartpury RFC2161144565621541
11London Scottish2161145026801440
12Rotherham Titans212019371742614