Roseland Battle in the Mud

Bodmin 24 – Roseland 0

On yet another wet and windy afternoon Roseland travelled to Bodmin for their third league game.
Once again Roseland had been forced into some last minute changes to the side. The other surprise awaiting Roseland was that Bodmin’s main pitch was deemed unsafe for play so the match was moved to Bodmin’s second pitch.

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Roseland Come Unstuck in the Mud

Roseland 0 – Liskard-Looe 44

Saturday saw Roseland entertain league leaders Liskard-Looe at Philleigh.
The match was played in some of the worst conditions seen for a long time.
The pitch held up remarkably well though given the amount of rain that has fallen recently.
At the end of the game all the players trudged off the pitch four stone heavier than the start with the extra mud and water in their kit.

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Vets Game Cancelled

Unfortunately today’s Vets game has been called off.

Roseland start with a Bang

Camborne School of Mines 18 – Roseland 30

The first Saturday in January saw the return of league rugby for Roseland.
Having made the top 8 of the Cornwall League pre-Christmas Roseland are now in the Cornwall One League and have 14 weeks of back to back league action.
They opened their league campaign with a visit to Penryn RFC to play Camborne School of Mines.

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Two games this weekend!

The 2018 Cornwall 1 season got off to a great start with last week’s epic victory over Camborne School of Mines.

This week is our first home game of the year – kick off 2.30pm against Liskeard-Looe.

And if you want double-Roseland this weekend, then Sunday the Vets will be playing a friendly for charity against Greenmount Carpets at the Redruth ground. Kick off is 3pm, please go along and support, and bring your boots if you fancy a few minutes on the pitch!!

Boxing Day Kick off is 1pm, new season fixtures

Morning,

Today’s (Boxing Day) kick off is at 1pm, at Truro.

See you all there!

And the league fixtures are now available here

We’ll have them on the website very soon too.

Roseland Fall Agonisingly Short

Camborne School of Mines 12 – Roseland 10

On Saturday Roseland travelled the short distance to Penryn RFC to take on Camborne School of Mines (CSM) in the Tribute Cornwall League. The pitch and the weather were near perfect for running rugby despite the moderate breeze blowing down the pitch from the Mabe end.

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Camelford Game Cancelled

Unfortunately Saturdays home fixture versus Camelford has been cancelled. Camelford sadly couldn’t raise a team.

Saturday 2nd Decemeber Roseland are away to Helston and there is a bus available to and from St Mawes for both players and supporters.

A match report on last Saturday’s agonising defeat to Camborne School of Mines will be posted soon.

Yellow Cards Cost Roseland

Roseland 14 – Bodmin 44

Second placed Bodmin arrived at Philleigh on Saturday afternoon having not played at Roseland for several seasons following their successful stint in the Cornwall and Devon League however they arrived on Saturday hopeful of another 5 point win and despite Roseland resilience they came away the victors.

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Roseland Battle Valiantly

Veor 26 – Roseland 19

Roseland travelled down to third placed Veor on Saturday hoping to carry on with the good form that seen them beat Stithians the previous week.

For much of this encounter it was an even affair with Veor’s influential goal kicking scrum half probably proving the difference as he had a near faultless day with the boot including a monster 60m penalty on the stroke of half time.

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