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2019-20 Carrickfergus RFC Club Rugby Men Limavady RFC Towns Cup

Towns Cup. Carrickfergus 50 Limavady 5.

[pullquote]Report and pictures Bob Given Photography[/pullquote] Carrick played a weakened Limavady side in the Towns’ Cup yesterday at Woodlawn. Their front row was weakened by injury and bereavement and consequently Limavady struggled in the set pieces. The game was 14 minutes old when Limavady conceded a penalty try, after a series of 5 metre scrum penalties. […]

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2018-19 Academy RFC Club Rugby Men Limavady RFC Ulster Championship D2

Club Men: Academy 13 Limavady 16 (URC D2)

Our Saturday afternoon adventure continued with a quick halftime dash from The Cloughan to Roughfort Road to catch the second half of the Ulster Rugby Championship D2 table topper between Academy and Limavady. All went according to plan until we got parked up at Academy’s grounds where we found that the match was being played […]

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2017-18 Academy RFC Club Rugby Men Limavady RFC Ulster Championship D2

Club: Limavady 20 Academy 15

I’m afraid our Kukri Ulster Rugby Championship coverage has taken a bit of a hammering due to our Six Nations coverage  but we did manage to get out to one Championship Div 2 game this weekend. Normal service will be resumed after next weekend. Limavady, who’s rich vein of form came to a brutal halt […]

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2017-18 Club Rugby Men Limavady RFC Lisburn RFC Ulster Championship D2

Club: Lisburn 19 Limavady 27

Limavady made it four wins win a row with a 19 – 27  victory over Lisburn in the Kukri Ulster Rugby Championship Division 2 match on Saturday afternoon. After a slow start from both sides the game sprang into life at the start of the second quarter with an unconverted try from Limavady’s Peter Wilson. […]

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2017-18 Club Rugby Men Limavady RFC Lurgan RFC Towns Cup

Towns Cup: Limavady 45 Lurgan 5

Paul McIntyre of Back of the Stand reports on the Towns Cup match between Limavady and Lurgan. Number 8 Daniel Irvine was the star of the show at the John Hunter Memorial Grounds as Limavady ran in seven tries against Championship 3 leaders Lurgan. The all action forward helped himself to four tries as the […]

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2017-18 Club Rugby Men Larne RFC Limavady RFC Ulster Championship D2

Club: Limavady 15 Larne 13

Limavady continued on their end of season resurgence with a narrow 15 – 13 victory over Larne in the Kukri Ulster Rugby Championship Division 2 match at the John Hunter Grounds. Larne enjoyed the better of the first quarter but only had a try from Anton White for their efforts. However Limavady came into the […]

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2017-18 Ballymoney RFC Club Rugby Men Limavady RFC Ulster Championship D2

Club: Limavady 32 Ballymoney 15

Limavady’s topsy turvy season continued apace with an unexpected win against Ballymoney in this Kukri Ulster Rugby Championship Division 2 match. The tone of the match was set with Limavady running in three first half tries from Daniel Irvine, Matthew Haslett and Sam Mackey, in response to an early Ballymoney penalty, taking the score to […]

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2017-18 Banbridge RFC Club Rugby Men Limavady RFC Towns Cup

Towns Cup: Limavady 34 Banbridge II 26

Limavady came out on top by 34 – 26 against Banbridge II in this Towns Cup/Kukri Ulster Championship Division 2 match on Saturday afternoon. Both teams scored four tries with Limavady securing the win through the accuracy of their goal kicker. GALLERY BELOW

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2017-18 Club Rugby Men Limavady RFC Malone RFC Ulster Championship D2

Club: Limavady 35 Malone II 12

We caught up with Limavady and Malone II’s on Saturday in the convoluted Kukri Ulster Rugby Championship/Conference Division 2 match. Limavady were largely unrecognisable, compared to what we have seen from them this season, and produced some great passages of play in this six try to two victory at  Demesne Place. Graham McAleese bagged a […]

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2017-18 Ballymoney RFC Club Rugby Men Limavady RFC Ulster Championship D2

Club: Ballymoney 45 Limavady 12

Paul McIntyre of Back of the Stand reports on the Kukri Ulster Rugby Championship match between Ballymoney and Limavady. Ballymoney survived an early scare to climb to second spot in Championship Two with what eventually proved to be a comfortable win over a Limavady side that lacked the intensity levels of their hosts. It was another […]

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2017-18 Club Rugby Men Forster Cup Limavady RFC Queen's University Belfast RFC

Forster Cup: Limavady II 10 Queens University III 24

Queen’s University 3rds progressed to the second round of the Forster Cup following a 10 – 24 win against Limavady 2nds in this rearranged fixture on Saturday afternoon. The match was tied 10 – 10 at full time with the students pulling away in extra time to record the win. GALLERY BELOW

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2017-18 Ballymoney RFC Club Rugby Men Limavady RFC Ulster Junior Cup

Junior Cup: Limavady 17 Ballymoney 36

Limavady entertained near neighbours Ballymoney RFC in the second round of the Junior Cup on Saturday afternoon with the visitors progressing to the quarter-finals following a 17 – 36 win in an entertaining match. The home side were first on the scoreboard after a period of pressure on the Ballymoney line ended with Limavady picking […]

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2017-18 Club Rugby Men Limavady RFC Randalstown RFC Ulster Junior Cup

Junior Cup: Limavady 10 Randalstown 0

Limavady entertained Randalstown at the John Hunter Memorial Grounds in the first round of the Miller, McCall Wylie Junior cup with the home side coming out 10 – 0 winners in a dour match played in difficult conditions. Randalstown had won the same fixture 10 – 42 a week earlier in an Ulster Rugby Championship Div 2 […]

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Gordon West Cup Larne RFC Limavady RFC

Gordon West Cup: Larne 8 Limavady 46

Larne went into this match as defending champions, they had also just wrapped up Qualifying 3 with 14 wins from 14 and they had beaten Limavady, who finished second in the league, on the three occasions they had met previously. Their previous meetings had been close, and no one had written Limavady off, but I […]

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Ballyclare RFC Club Rugby Larne RFC Limavady RFC Ophir RFC Reworked Posts

Club Rugby. Larne Centenary Matches.

Larne Rugby Club hosted five matches at their Glynn club house as part of their centenary celebrations which are taking place throughout the season. Larne fielded three age grade side against teams from Ophir, Limavady and Randalstown with the 1st XV hosting league leaders Ballyclare in a Qualifying League 2 match. Larne Grammar Medallion also […]