Cornish Pirates


CORNISH Pirates coach Alan Paver is determined to make life difficult for Championship favourites Bristol when they visit the Mennaye Field next Sunday (2.30 pm). The Pirates lost their opening game of the season 29-28 at Ealing Trailfinders yesterday, but they famously beat Bristol 45-38 in 2015 – their only defeat in the regular season. …

FORME Cornish Pirates fly-half Kieran Hallett has hung up his boots to concentrate on his head coach role at Plymouth Albion. The 32-year-old joined the National League One club as player-backs coach last summer after four years at the Mennaye Field, but he was promoted to head coach after Dan Parkes stood down from the …

CORNISH Pirates lock Brett Beukeboom is set to miss at least the first two months of the season after undergoing neck surgery. The 27-year-old former Plymouth Albion forward suffered the injury playing for Canada in their World Cup qualifiers earlier this summer. He is facing 10 to 12 weeks out of action and his injury …

Determined hooker Tom Cowan-Dickie is ready to put his best foot forward for the Cornish Pirates this season after admitting he failed to show the necessary application during his first stint as a professional rugby player at the Exeter Chiefs. Cowan-Dickie, the older brother of England and Exeter star Luke, saw his chances of a …

Alan Paver and Gavin Cattle took time out from their busy coaching schedule to lead last Sunday’s CRFU Coaches & Officials Day at Newquay Sports Centre. With the general theme ‘Coaching and Officiating the Breakdown’, the inspirational pair, along with Match Officials Panel Manager Steve Harland, delivered sessions incorporating practical demonstrations to help improve the …

League Tables

Premiership
P
Team
P
W
D
L
F
A
Pts.
1Exeter3201994511
2Wasps3201956910
3Saracens3201105629
4Newcastle Falcons320155499
5Harlequins320181779
6Northampton320172729
7Bath320164688
8Sale310283707
9Leicester310258615
10Gloucester310255735
11London Irish3102531025
12Worcester3003281000
Championship
POS
TEAM
P
W
D
L
F
A
BP
PTS
1Ealing Trailfinders330010779315
2Bristol330010749214
3Doncaster32017939210
4Nottingham320110676210
5Bedford320110578210
6Jersey3201635819
7Yorkshire Carnegie3201626619
8London Scottish3102878937
9Hartpury College3102666726
10Cornish Pirates3003707944
11Richmond30033811911
12Rotherham Titans30033112200