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Rugby

Colchester secure win at Bracknell

Colchester secure win at Bracknell

KEY ROLE: Tom Williams helped the Welsh Exiles to a thrilling victory against Llandovery College.

Williams shines on Exiles debut

Colchester secure victory against Wimbledon

Colchester secure victory against Wimbledon

Tricky trip is on cards for rugby club

Tricky trip is on cards for rugby club

Max claims a hat-trick of tries for Clacton

Max claims a hat-trick of tries for Clacton

Colchester complete the double over Eton Manor

Colchester complete the double over Eton Manor

Nikki shines in landmark game

Nikki shines in landmark game

Colchester out to do the double over Eton Manor

Colchester out to do the double over Eton Manor

Colchester end their losing streak with an exciting victory

Colchester end their losing streak with an exciting victory

Colchester out to end losing streak

Colchester out to end losing streak

Clacton hoping to make a winning start to the year

Clacton hoping to make a winning start to the year

RISING TO THE CHALLENGE: the Colne team prior to their match against the Wasps Academy.

Colne enjoy showpiece fixture against Wasps Academy

Colchester's O'Riordan wants his side to cut out the ill discipline

Colchester's O'Riordan wants his side to cut out the ill discipline

Seasiders are grateful as neighbours save big day

Seasiders are grateful as neighbours save big day

Colchester lose out to Guernsey

Colchester lose out to Guernsey

Colchester coach O'Riordan confident ahead of Guernsey trek

Colchester coach O'Riordan confident ahead of Guernsey trek

Colchester lose out to Tonbridge Juddian

Colchester lose out to Tonbridge Juddian

Colchester lose out at Hertford

Colchester lose out at Hertford

Coach Shane is not taking rivals lightly

Coach Shane is not taking rivals lightly

Ganging up - Colchester's Brett Cutbush and Ed Parry (red tops) tackle a Westcombe attacker during the 18-3 defeat.

Colchester's winning run is ended

Colchester Rugby Club battle back from behind to secure third straight victory

Colchester Rugby Club battle back from behind to secure third straight victory

Depleted Braintree keep their winning start going

Depleted Braintree keep their winning start going

Clocking in - former Mersea Island official Roy Marfleet will be the official timekeeper for the Rugby World Cup Final on Saturday.

Time is right for Roy to play his part in Rugby World Cup Final

Colchester grab a late win at Westcliff

Colchester grab a late win at Westcliff

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Colchester edge a tight encounter with Bracknell

Colchester edge a tight encounter with Bracknell

Colchester coach O'Riordan focusing on his own team

Colchester coach O'Riordan focusing on his own team

Narrow defeat for Colchester

Narrow defeat for Colchester

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Colchester secure first win of the season

Colchester secure first win of the season

Narrow defeat for Colchester

Narrow defeat for Colchester

Marfleet set for Rugby World Cup role

Marfleet set for Rugby World Cup role

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O'Riordan believes Colchester are on the right track

O'Riordan believes Colchester are on the right track

Maldon set to start their new season

Maldon set to start their new season

Mersea Island's junior section is set to start

Mersea Island's junior section is set to start

TRY-SAVING TACKLE: Mistley Rugby Club’s Connor Williams takes evasive action in Sunday’s memorial match for stalwart Chris Cooper. Colchester provided the opposition at Furze Hill.

Memorial match proves fitting tribute to Chris

Colchester lose out to London Irish Wild Geese

Colchester lose out to London Irish Wild Geese

Run with the ball - Colchester's Damian Brambley (red jersey) takes on a Gravesend opponent during their 33-23 defeat last weekend. Picture: SEANA HUGHES (CO110446-009)

We want our players to enjoy themselves, says Colchester head coach O'Riordan

O'Riordan believes it will take time to accilimatise in the National League but Colchester will be able to hold their own

O'Riordan believes it will take time to acclimatise in the National League but Colchester will be able to hold their own

Colchester's National League debut ends in defeat

Colchester's National League debut ends in defeat

Colchester Rugby Club braced for national league debut

Colchester Rugby Club braced for national league debut

Youngsters get set for big kick-off

Youngsters get set for big kick-off

Narrow loss in opening friendly test

Narrow loss in opening friendly test

COMING THROUGH: Rhinos’ James Goldring attacks the Chargers defence.

Rhinos lose out in final

Eastern Rhinos set for play-off final

Eastern Rhinos set for play-off final

Colchester step up pre-season preparations

Colchester step up pre-season preparations

Grimsey couldn't turn down Bury St Edmunds role

Grimsey couldn't turn down Bury St Edmunds role

Boost – some of the Maldon youngsters who will benefit from the RFU grant

Delight at RFU boost for Maldon Rugby Club

The crest of Mersea Island Junior rugby club

Mersea Island Rugby Club is to set up a new junior section

Graft starts now: Manning

Graft starts now: Manning

Maldon are preparing for the new season

Maldon are preparing for the new season

SANDSTORM: action from last year’s beach competition.

Get ready to scrum down in milestone beach event

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