RUGBY UNION: Tombleson is 'significant' appointment for England

The Oxford Times:

8:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

TRIPLE Oxford Blue Tom Tombleson has been appointed as England’s strength and conditioning coach.

RUGBY UNION: World Cup winning quartet's Henley link

The Oxford Times: Witney fly half Ted Landray goes through a gap during their 25-11 victory over Maidenhead

7:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

FOUR former Henley players helped England to victory over Canada in the Women’s World Cup final in Paris.

RUGBY UNION: Smith steps up as coach

The Oxford Times:

7:00am Saturday 2nd August 2014

RALPH Smith has taken over as Wallingford’s new head coach.

RUGBY UNION: Chinnor sign half-backs Boughton and Keohane

The Oxford Times: Reece Boughton in LV= Cup action for Gloucester against Llanelli Scarlets    	              Picture: Martin Bennett/ Gloucester Rugby

8:00am Friday 27th June 2014

NATIONAL 2 SOUTH

RUGBY UNION: Chinnor sign Hartpury pair

The Oxford Times: Chinnor coach Matt Williams is excited by his Italian signings

7:00am Saturday 21st June 2014

NATIONAL 2 SOUTH

RUGBY UNION: Final boost for county pair

The Oxford Times: Gus Jones

7:00am Tuesday 17th June 2014

OXFORDSHIRE’S Gus Jones and Henry Purdy will be eyeing more silverware for England Under 20s after helping them reach the IRB Junior World Championship final.

RUGBY UNION: Chinnor chief Williams elated by To'oala capture

The Oxford Times: Alfie To’ala scores for London Welsh in the Premiership

5:30am Friday 13th June 2014

NATIONAL 2 SOUTH

RUGBY UNION: 'Chinnor will win the league'

The Oxford Times: Chinnor’s head coach Matt Goode could ease his side’s selection difficulties by coming back early after surgery on his broken thumb

7:00am Tuesday 10th June 2014

MATT Goode has tipped Chinnor to win the title next season after leaving to join fellow National 2 South club Cambridge.

RUGBY UNION: Chinnor sign Henley trio, but coach Goode leaves

The Oxford Times: Matt Goode

8:40am Friday 6th June 2014

CHINNOR have signed three players from National 2 South rivals Henley Hawks, but player-coach Matt Goode has joined Cambridge.

RUGBY UNION: Two-try Jones on song for England

The Oxford Times: Gus Jones

7:00am Tuesday 3rd June 2014

IRB JUNIOR WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

RUGBY UNION: Italian signings are just the job for Chinnor

The Oxford Times: Chinnor coach Matt Williams is excited by his Italian signings

9:00am Friday 30th May 2014

Chinnor have completed their Italian job with the signings of international props Tino Paoletti and Simone Carloni.

RUGBY: Oxfordshire's Twickenham dream in tatters

The Oxford Times: Guy Nicholl touches down for Oxfordshire's second try

7:40am Tuesday 27th May 2014

OXFORDSHIRE’S Twickenham dream was well and truly crushed by a 52-12 semi-final defeat to holders Surrey at Grove.

RUGBY UNION: Ambitious Chinnor recruit Fatialofa as player-coach

The Oxford Times: Junior Fatialofa is signing for Chinnor

9:00am Friday 23rd May 2014

Chinnor have snapped up former Exeter, Bristol and Cornish Pirates centre Junior Fatialofa as their new player-coach.

RUGBY UNION: Norris completes Oxon's comeback

The Oxford Times: Oxfordshire’s Zac Norris forces his way over for the winning try against Dorset & Wilts

8:00am Tuesday 20th May 2014

COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIP SHIELD

RUGBY UNION: Burrows buoyant after opening win

The Oxford Times: Guy Nicholl scored two tries for Oxfordshire against Berkshire at Newbury            Picture: Simon Grieve

7:00am Tuesday 13th May 2014

COUNTY CHAMPIONSHIP SHIELD

RUGBY UNION: Quins aim to put icing on the cake

The Oxford Times: Will Hilton

7:00am Wednesday 7th May 2014

OXFORD Harlequins will be trying to cap a memorable season in perfect style when they face Banbury Bulls in the Oxfordshire Cup final at Iffley Road tonight (7.45).

RUGBY UNION: Differing triumphs for Chinnor and Grove

The Oxford Times: Grove veterans

6:00am Friday 2nd May 2014

GROVE had more to celebrate than Chinnor after their respective Oxfordshire veterans trophy victories at Kingsey Road.

RUGBY UNION: Survival leaves Williams buoyant for next season

The Oxford Times: Chinnor hooker Joe Pickett shows the battling qualities they needed to defeat Exmouth on survival Saturday in National 2 South

8:00am Thursday 1st May 2014

CHINNOR director of rugby Matt Williams says he can’t wait for the new season to come around.

RUGBY UNION: Chinnor rule roost at festival

The Oxford Times: Grove’s Henry Insley with their Under 12A trophy

7:00am Thursday 1st May 2014

CHINNOR landed six trophies in the Oxfordshire Mini and Midi Festival at Witney RFC.

RUGBY UNION: Two out of three ain’t bad for Bulls

The Oxford Times: rugby generic

6:00am Thursday 1st May 2014

BANBURY Bulls Under 16s made it two wins from three matches on their tour to France.

RUGBY UNION: Abingdon in victory tour

The Oxford Times: Abingdon Under 15s

6:00am Thursday 1st May 2014

ABINGDON Under 15s celebrated winning the Oxfordshire League Division 2 title with a tour to Holland.

RUGBY UNION: Chinnor escape drop as Irish’s goose is cooked

The Oxford Times: Chinnor captain Liam Gilbert scores his second try in spectacular fashion

8:00am Tuesday 29th April 2014

NATIONAL 2 SOUTH

RUGBY UNION: Williams's relief

The Oxford Times: Chinnor fly half Will Millett takes on the Exmouth defence at Kingsey Road

8:00am Tuesday 29th April 2014

NATIONAL 2 SOUTH

RUGBY UNION: Retiring Smith will focus on coaching

The Oxford Times: Andrew Smith

8:00am Tuesday 29th April 2014

ANDREW Smith feels the time is right to hang up his boots after a career spanning almost 30 years of senior rugby.

RUGBY UNION: Hawks are relegated

The Oxford Times: Christoph Bart scores Henley’s third try against Loughborough

7:00am Tuesday 29th April 2014

NATIONAL 1

RUGBY UNION: Banbury comeback foiled by Crewe

The Oxford Times: Banbury captain Eddie Phillips scores     Picture: Simon Grieve

7:00am Tuesday 29th April 2014

MIDLANDS 2 WEST PLAY-OFF

RUGBY UNION: Littlemore's final flourish

The Oxford Times: Gosford's Tim Ellis notched 20 points

6:00am Tuesday 29th April 2014

ROUND-UP

RUGBY UNION: The numbers game

The Oxford Times: Liam Gilbert is back for Chinnor’s clash against Taunton Titans tomorrow

6:57pm Saturday 26th April 2014

Chinnor stayed up after a bonus-point victory and London Irish Wild Geese's defeat at Ampthill. Here is the numbers' game. See Tuesday’s paper for full report.

RUGBY UNION: Goode relishing Chinnor's final-day survival pursuit

The Oxford Times: Matt Goode, seen here scoring at Bishop’s Stortford last week, is relishing Chinnor’s crunch clash against Exmouth   Picture: Peter Matthews

8:00am Friday 25th April 2014

SSE ENGLISH CLUBS CHAMPIONSHIP

RUGBY UNION: Gosford cap season by lifting Shield

The Oxford Times: Gosford celebrate with the Oxfordshire Shield

8:00am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

Gosford All Blacks rounded off a successful season by lifting the trophy for a second time after a hard-earned 24-13 victory over Wheatley in the Oxfordshire Shield final at Witney.

RUGBY UNION: Chinnor slip into drop zone after big defeat

The Oxford Times: Chinnor hope to have centre Matt Goode back against Chippenham

7:00am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

Chinnor slipped into the National 2 South relegation zone with a disastrous 43-12 defeat away to Bishiops Stortford on Saturday.

RUGBY UNION: Struggling Chinnor ring the changes

The Oxford Times: Chinnor scrum half Frank Jones scored their second try at Clifton

7:00am Friday 18th April 2014

SSE ENGLISH CLUBS CHAMPIONSHIP

RUGBY UNION: Theo seeks Euro glory in Poland

The Oxford Times: Theo Brophy Clews

7:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

THEO Brophy Clews will hope to steer England to glory in Saturday’s FIRA/AER European Championship final.

RUGBY UNION: Angels are champions

The Oxford Times: Witney Angels celebrate the title

7:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

WITNEY Angels clinched the Women’s National Confer-ence South East West 2 title with a 27-5 win over Marlow at Hailey Road.

RUGBY UNION: Promotion prompts mixed feelings

The Oxford Times: Bicester’s squad

7:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

BICESTER captain Dan Spencer admitted winning promotion had been an anticlimax, but stressed they had a lot to be proud of.

RUGBY UNION: Henley still hanging in there

The Oxford Times: Christoph Bart scores Henley’s third try against Loughborough

8:30am Tuesday 15th April 2014

NATIONAL 1

RUGBY UNION: Chinnor hit by eight-try hammering

The Oxford Times: Jack Hayes

8:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

NATIONAL 2 SOUTH

RUGBY UNION: Quins end home season with perfect record

The Oxford Times: Oxford Harlequins’ Jack Robinson gets his pass away as Witney’s Carl Campbell closes in

8:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

SOUTH WEST 1 EAST

RUGBY UNION: Alchester's derby joy

The Oxford Times: Alchester captain Tom Iles (right) scored two tries against Slough

7:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

SOUTHERN COUNTIES NORTH

RUGBY UNION: Bulls resist Lions bid

The Oxford Times: Banbury captain Eddie Phillips (left)

7:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

MIDLANDS 2 WEST SOUTH

RUGBY UNION: Bicester on the up

The Oxford Times: rugby generic

6:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

BB&0 PREMIER DIVISION

RUGBY UNION: Seven-up Muir stars in rout

The Oxford Times: Wheatley’s Adam Muir makes a break against Harwell

6:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

BB&O ROUND-UP

RUGBY UNION: Anniversary triumph for Silverbacks

The Oxford Times: Faringdon Silverbacks

7:30am Thursday 10th April 2014

FARINGDON’S Silverbacks defeated their veteran Goldenbacks counterparts 52-19 as the club celebrated their tenth anniversary.

RUGBY UNION: Morris brace is the key as Irish upset by Banbury

The Oxford Times: Dan Morris

7:00am Thursday 10th April 2014

BANBURY Under 16s gained an impressive scalp by winning 22-17 at London Irish.

RUGBY UNION: Cherwell in final chance at Gardens

The Oxford Times: rugby generic

6:00am Thursday 10th April 2014

OXFORD’S Cherwell School will play in the final of the Elite Insurance Sevens Series at Franklin’s Gardens.

RUGBY UNION: Henley seal promotion

The Oxford Times: rugby generic

6:00am Thursday 10th April 2014

HENLEY Hawks Women secured promotion to RFU Championship South Division 1 after an 11-8 play-off victory over Blackheath.

RUGBY UNION: Chinnor hang on for vital victory

The Oxford Times: Chinnor centre Jack Hayes gathers a bouncing ball just before he scores Chinnor’s first try against Taunton

8:30am Tuesday 8th April 2014

NATIONAL 2 SOUTH

RUGBY UNION: Fylde's late blitz sends Henley into drop zone

The Oxford Times: Matt Payne returns from injury for Henley Hawks tomorrow

8:00am Tuesday 8th April 2014

NATIONAL 1

RUGBY UNION: Grove clock up club-record century

The Oxford Times: Guy Nicholl

8:00am Tuesday 8th April 2014

SOUTH WEST 1 EAST

RUGBY UNION: Banbury bag play-off spot

The Oxford Times: Chris Phillips dives over for the second of his try treble

7:00am Tuesday 8th April 2014

BANBURY Bulls secured second place and a play-off spot after hammering Spartans 70-22 at Bodicote Park.



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