2020-21 Club Rugby Men Community Series Malone RFC Rainey Old Boys RFC

Club Men: Rainey Old Boys 17 Malone 10 Community Series U1

On Saturday Rainey entertained Malone in a Community Series Ulster Conference 1 game at Hattricks Park, Magherafelt. For over 30 minutes defences dominated proceedings, before a Jules Storey try after 34 minutes, converted by Callum Smyth broke the deadlock. Rainey replied before the break with a penalty goal by Scott Mclean to leave Malone leading […]

2019-20 Ballyclare RFC Club Rugby Men Rainey Old Boys RFC Ulster Provincial League

Club Rugby. Ballyclare II’s 7 Rainey OB II’s 63

With a light fixture list on the club scene at the weekend we took the opportunity to drop into Provincial D1 where we covered two matches. Our first report featured Queen’s University II’s recording a big win against Dungannon II’s and this one was equally emphatic with runaway league leaders Rainey Old Boys defended their […]

2019-20 Club Rugby Men Malone RFC Rainey Old Boys RFC Ulster Premiership

SONI Premiership. Malone 87 Rainey OB 5

[pullquote]Report and pictures by Bob Given Photography.[/pullquote] Malone completed a 13 try demolition of Rainey Old Boys at Gibson Park on Saturday afternoon. Rainey had won the SONI Ulster Rugby Premiership Division 1 the week before and opted to field their entire 2nd XV. Malone took the lead after 2 minutes, through a Ben McHaughey […]

2019-20 All Ireland League 2A Club Rugby Men Queen's University Belfast RFC Rainey Old Boys RFC

Energia AIL 2A Queen’s University 20 Rainey OB 17.

Queen’s University entertained Rainey OB on Saturday afternoon with both sides looking for a win to keep their promotion challenge on track.   Queen’s started brightly with a bustling run from Stuart McIlwaine through the Rainey midfield setting the tone, Rainey heeding the warning to work hard throughout the game on controlling territory and possession.  Rainey […]

2019-20 Belfast Harlequins RFC Club Rugby Men Rainey Old Boys RFC Ulster Senior Cup

Club Men: Belfast Harlequins 13 Rainey OB 45 (Senior Cup)

Rainey OB recorded a comprehensive 13- 45 win at Belfast Harlequins in the second round of the Ulster Senior Cup on Saturday afternoon. The Old Boys made their intentions clear as their scrum half Lorcan Quinn scampered over in the first minute, Andy Magrath landing the difficult conversion from out wide. Lorcan Quinn scores for […]

City of Armagh RFC Club Rugby Men Rainey Old Boys RFC Towns Cup

Towns Cup: City of Armagh II 47 Rainey Old Boys II 17

City of Armagh II entertained Rainey Old Boys II in the Towns Cup on Saturday afternoon at a cold by sunny Palace Grounds. The home side came out on top by 47 – 17 with Kyle Faloon scoring a hat-trick with Paul O’Hagan, Misi Bogotini and Crummie also crossing. Boyd converted five and Cousins converted […]

Club Rugby Men Dungannon RFC Forster Cup Rainey Old Boys RFC

Forster Cup: Rainey III 24 Dungannon IV 8

Rainey Old Boys make the most of their opportunities to see off the challenge from Dungannon in the 2011 Forster Cup Final. Rainey had the better of the opening exchanges putting Dungannon under pressure for most of the opening ten minutes. Dungannon weathered the storm and enjoyed their own period of domination, crucially missing two penalties, before a break by Rainey […]