2020-21 Club Rugby Men Donaghadee RFC Lisburn RFC Ulster Championship D2

Club Men: Lisburn 11 Donaghadee 13 URC D2

Lisburn and Donaghadee had a bit of a scrappy match in the Ulster Rugby Championship D2 on Saturday afternoon at Eglantine Road. Tempers boiling over has been a feature of quite a few matches, post lockdown, but this one was too scrappy with the constant niggling spoiling what could have been an entertaining game. It’s […]

2020-21 Club Rugby Men Friendly Grosvenor RFC Lisburn RFC Ulster Ulster Championship D1 Ulster Championship D2

Club Men: Lisburn 5 Grosvenor 43 Friendly

Report and pictures courtesy of Bob Given Photography Grosvenor defeat Lisburn 43 – 5 in a Pre Season Friendly at Blaris. Covid19 Guidelines were meticulously followed in yesterday’s Pre Season Friendly between Lisburn and Grosvenor at Blaris. The game was split into 4 quarters, with unlimited running substitutes to give both sides the opportunity to rotate […]

2019-20 Carrickfergus RFC Club Rugby Women Lisburn RFC Ulster Junior Cup

Deloitte Junior Cup. Carrickfergus 12 Lisburn 0

Carrick Women entertained Lisburn Women in a Deloitte Junior Cup match at the Tom Sims Memorial Park on Sunday afternoon with the home side coming out on top 12 – 0 in a bruising encounter.  It was a game where both teams put a lot of work into defence which kept chances to a minimum. […]

2019-20 Club Rugby Women Lisburn RFC Queen's University Belfast RFC Ulster Championship

Women’s Conference Queen’s University II 15 Lisburn 58

We caught up with our Club Member’s Queens University IIs as they entertained Lisburn RFC in a Women’s Conference friendly on Sunday afternoon at the Dub.  Despite leaving Larne in a torrential downpour the match was played in bright sunlight, though cold conditions, with a strong wind blowing down the pitch.  The Lisburn “Lady Ducks” […]

2018-19 Club Rugby Men Lisburn RFC Malone RFC Ulster Junior Cup

Club Men: Malone II 19 Lisburn 14 (Junior Cup)

Malone II’s progressed to the Junior Cup semi finals with a hard fought win against Lisburn at Gibson Park on Saturday afternoon. Malone’s points came from tries by Shane Kelly, Gary Crawford and Andy Crawford with Bruce Duff converting two. Lisburn pushed the all the way with a Wilirua Lil Tee try and three penalties from Richard […]

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. […]

2016-17 Club Rugby Women Lisburn RFC Randalstown RFC Ulster Championship

Women: Lisburn look to the long term.

I caught up with Ulster’s newest women’s team, Lisburn Women, last weekend when they made the trip to Randalstown for their third competitive league fixture in the Ulster Women’s Development League.  Unfortunately Lisburn suffered a defeat, this time a 17 – 7 loss to Randalstown, but the fact that games have been close and that they have […]