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Cambridge vs Esher Match Report, Saturday 12th January written by Steve Jackson, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson

Cambridge vs Esher Match Report, Saturday 12th January written by Steve Jackson, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson
Cambridge 28 - 20 Esher Rugby A LAST-GASP bonus point try and a conversion from the touch line rubber-stamped a crucial win for Cambridge and denied Esher an equally critical losing bonus point at Grantchester Road. Jake McCloud opened the scoring for the Blood & Sand from Jamie Ayrton's muscular break. Ben Penfold added the extras to...
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Esher vs Ampthill Match Report, Saturday 5th January 2019, written by Phil Wigley, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson

Esher vs Ampthill Match Report, Saturday 5th January 2019, written by Phil Wigley, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson
Esher vs Ampthill Match Report, Saturday 5 th January 2019 Esher opened their account for the New Year with a thrilling 49-48 victory over 4 th placed visitors Ampthill on Saturday.On another afternoon of high drama at Molesey Road, the home team raced into a 30 point lead in the first half, before surviving a late onslaught from the Bedfordshire s...
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Plymouth Albion vs Esher Match Report December 22nd 2018 courtesy of Plymouth Albion, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson

Plymouth Albion vs Esher Match Report December 22nd 2018 courtesy of Plymouth Albion, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson
Plymouth Albion 19 - 16 Esher Rugby 'Could Albion make it three from three?' was question all the fans were asking before the game and Albion certainly responded with a crucial win to boost them another place up the National 1 table heading in to the new year, meaning they now sit at mid table. The conditions were almost perfect for the game, on an...
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Esher vs Loughborough Students Match Report, Saturday 8th December 2018 written by Phil Wigley, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson

Esher vs Loughborough Students Match Report, Saturday 8th December 2018 written by Phil Wigley, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson
Esher vs Loughborough Students Match Report, Saturday 8 th December 2018 Esher made it back to back wins on Saturday, following up their high scoring victory at Sale by beating visitors Loughborough Students 17-14 in a tense encounter at Molesey Road.With the two teams occupying precarious positions in the table at the start of the day, the match h...
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Match Report - Sale vs Esher December 1st 2018, courtesy of Sale FC, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson Final Score : Sale FC 38 Esher 44

Match Report - Sale vs Esher December 1st 2018, courtesy of Sale FC, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson                                                  Final Score : Sale FC 38 Esher 44
MATCH REPORT Sale v Esher December 1 st 2018 Sale FC hosted Esher at the CorpAcq stadium on a gloomy Saturday afternoon. The visitors were soon on the score sheet with a penalty kick slotted home by Esher fly half Paul Roberts on 3 minutes. Sale responded quickly with a try in the corner from winger Paulo Odogwu , capitalising on a strong run from ...
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Esher vs Birmingham Moseley Match Report, Saturday 24thNovember 2018 written by Philip Wrigley, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson

Esher vs Birmingham Moseley Match Report, Saturday 24thNovember 2018 written by Philip Wrigley, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson
Esher vs Birmingham Moseley Match Report, Saturday 24 th November 2018 Esher went down to a disappointing defeat on Saturday, losing 38-21 with a subdued performance against a fired up Birmingham Moseley side at Molesey Road. The game started brightly enough for the home side as they opened the scoring through a Paul Roberts penalty in the 4 th min...
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Rosslyn Park vs Esher Match Report, Saturday 17th November 2018, written by Philip Wrigley, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson

Rosslyn Park vs Esher Match Report, Saturday 17th November 2018, written by Philip Wrigley, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson
Rosslyn Park vs Esher Match Report, Saturday 17 th November 2018 Esher got back to winning ways again on Saturday, producing a stirring performance to beat Rosslyn Park 25-17 in a fiercely contested loca l derby at The Rock in south-west London. With the two sides separated by 10 league places at the start of the day, it was the away team who made ...
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Esher vs Darlington Mowden Park Match Report, Saturday 3rd November 2018, written by Philip Wrigley, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson

Esher vs Darlington Mowden Park Match Report, Saturday 3rd November 2018, written by Philip Wrigley, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson
Esher suffered another close defeat in a proverbial game of two halves on Saturday, building up a 21 point lead in the second half only to lose by a 25-24 score line in the closing stages to visitors Darlington Mowden Park. In the early November Molesey Road sunshine, it was the home side who opened the scoring after just 4 minutes when centre Max ...
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Esher vs Rotherham Titans Match Report, Saturday 20th October 2018 written by Philip Wigley, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson

Esher vs Rotherham Titans Match Report, Saturday 20th October 2018 written by Philip Wigley, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson
Esher vs Rotherham Titans Match Report, Saturday 20 th October 2018 Esher suffered a 45-15 defeat to visitors Rotherham Titans at Molesey Road on Saturday, producing a spirited second-half performance but ultimately falling well short after a loose opening half hour had left them with a mountain to climb against the South Yorkshire side. On a clear...
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Bishop's Stortford v Esher Match Report 13th October 2018 With thanks to John Allanson and Photography By Andy Todd

Bishop's Stortford v Esher Match Report 13th October 2018          With thanks to John Allanson and Photography By Andy Todd
Bishop's Stortford 1st XV 26 Esher 29 With thanks to John Allanson Esher winger, Kariym Irving's dominance of the high ball makes the crucial difference in a tight game. In marked contrast to last week's rousing performance at Chinnor, Stortford were lacklustre in the early stages of this game, allowing the visitors an edge in both possession and t...
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Esher vs Cinderford Match Report, Saturday 6th October 2018 written by Philip Wigley, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson

Esher vs Cinderford Match Report, Saturday 6th October 2018 written by Philip Wigley, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson
Esher vs Cinderford Match Report, Saturday 6 th October 2018 Esher battled their way to a second win of the season on Saturday, overcoming visitors Cinderford with a determined performance to earn a 10-7 victory in the rain at Molesey Road. On an afternoon when the conditions limited the prospects of an expansive game, it was Esher who opened the s...
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Esher vs Cambridge Match Report, Saturday 22nd September 2018 written by Philip Wigley, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson

Esher vs Cambridge Match Report, Saturday 22nd September 2018 written by Philip Wigley, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson
Esher vs Cambridge Match Report, Saturday 22 nd September 2018 Esher secured their first win of the season with a gritty display against visitors Cambridge on Saturday, surviving a tense finale to earn a much needed 17-10 victory at Molesey Road. On a grey and rain-soaked September afternoon, the home side opened the scoring after just 4 minutes wh...
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Ampthill Vs Esher match report

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Match report supplied by Amptill RFC Ampthill 35 Esher 20, Sat Sep 15, 2018, National 1 16th September 2018 Ampthill Subdue Competitive Esher In Final Quarter Ampthill welcomed Esher to Dillingham on a dry, sunny and warm afternoon with a moderate breeze with the pitch reflecting the dry summer. Amps squad saw 7 changes from that which lost at Chin...
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Esher vs Plymouth Albion Match Report, Saturday 8th September 2018

Esher vs Plymouth Albion
Match Report, Saturday 8th September 2018
  Esher went down to a narrow 24-21 defeat against visitors Plymouth Albion on Saturday, securing their first league point of the season and almost snatching victory in the dying stages, but ultimately coming up just short in a gripping encounter at Molesey Road. With both teams looking to get their seasons on track following opening day disap...
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Esher go down to Blackheath

Esher go down to Blackheath
Esher 7 - 36 Blackheath; Saturday 1st September 2018 Match Report Phil Wigley; Match Photos Leo Wilkinson Esher opened their National League One season with a disappointing 36-7 defeat at the hands of local rivals Blackheath at Molesey Road on Saturday. On a bright late summer afternoon, it was the visitors who opened the scoring after just 5 minut...
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Esher vs Bedwas Match Report - Saturday 25th August 2018

Esher vs Bedwas Match Report - Saturday 25th August 2018
‚Äč Esher rounded off their pre-season preparations with a narrow 26-24 loss at home to Welsh Premiership side, Bedwas in a full-blooded encounter which saw the home side build up a 17 point second-half lead, but ultimately falling behind in the final minute of the match. With the Esher starting XV featuring 6 players making their home debuts, it was...
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Old Elthamians vs Esher - Match Report, Saturday 28th April 2018 Author: Phil Wigley

Old Elthamians vs Esher - Match Report, Saturday 28th April 2018 Author: Phil Wigley
Esher signed off their National League One campaign with a resounding 30-0 victory over 6 th placed Old Elthamians in south-east London on Saturday.After a low scoring first 40 minutes, the visitors ended their season in style, running in four second half tries in a dominant display to secure 9 th spot in the table and finish as the 4 th highest po...
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Esher vs Caldy - Match Report (Saturday, 21st April) Author: Philip Wigley

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Esher confirmed their National League One status for another season with a hard fought bonus point victory over visitors Caldy RFC on Saturday.With the two teams starting the day in 10 th and 9 th places respectively and both still in need of a positive result, it was the home side who turned in a commanding second half performance to run out 42-28...
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Esher 23 - 25 Loughborough Students

Esher 23 - 25 Loughborough Students
Esher slipped to another close defeat at Molesey Road on Saturday, losing by a 2 point margin for the second week in a row to visitors Loughborough Students.On an afternoon when a win would have gone a long way to securing Esher's National League One status for another season, it was the visitors who overturned a 14 point deficit to earn a 25-23 vi...
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Esher 17 - 28 Bishop's Stortford

Esher 17 - 28 Bishop's Stortford
Playing into a stiff breeze, Stortford dominated throughout the first half, but struggled to break down a determined Esher defence. With Baxter Wilson and Mark McCraith starting after long injury absences, the visitors seemed to find a new level of intensity and cohesion throughout the side, with Tom Banks and Johnny Neville, back from rather short...
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