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Esher Vs Dings Crusaders Match Report, Saturday 21st September 2019, written by Phil Wigley, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson

Esher Vs Dings Crusaders Match Report, Saturday 21st September 2019, written by Phil Wigley, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson
Esher vs Dings Crusaders Match Report, Saturday 21 st  September 2019 Esher marked their first game of the season back at Molesey Road with a resounding bonus point victory on Saturday, overcoming a gritty Dings Crusaders side with a brilliant display of attacking rugby to seal a 54-26 win. After back-to-back matches on the road, Esher raced i...
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Put on a show says Winterbottom

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By MARK BENGOECHEA Peter Winterbottom hopes his new-look Esher side can put on a show for the fans in Saturday's first home game of the season against Dings Crusaders.  The Black and Ambers return to Molesey Road boosted by their nine-try 61-34 victory at local rivals Barnes last weekend, in which Tom James grabbed a hat-trick. Director of Rug...
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Esher 1st XV Line-up to face Dings Crusaders - Saturday 21st September

Esher 1st XV Line-up to face Dings Crusaders - Saturday 21st September
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Barnes RFC vs Esher Match Report, Saturday 14th September 2019

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​By Phil Wigley Esher got their season up and running with an emphatic 61-34 bonus point victory over Barnes RFC on Saturday, running in 9 tries to 5 as both sides played out a highly entertaining contest in the late summer sunshine in south-west London After the low scoring encounter at Redruth the previous weekend, Esher wasted little time in not...
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WINTERBOTTOM LOOKS FOR ATTACKING EDGE

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By MARK BENGOECHEA PETER WINTERBOTTOM warns Esher must find their cutting edge in attack in Saturday's derby at Barnes if they are to get their promotion campaign up and running. The Eees suffered a heart-breaking 10-8 defeat in their National League Division Two South opener at Redruth last weekend when the hosts snatched victory with the last pla...
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WINTERBOTTOM IN CONFIDENT MOOD AHEAD OF LEAGUE OPENER

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WINTERBOTTOM IN CONFIDENT MOOD AHEAD OF LEAGUE OPENER By MARK BENGOECHEA PETER WINTERBOTTOM says Esher must be at the "top of their game" if they are to kick off their National League Division Two South campaign in style at Redruth on Saturday. The Eees Director of Rugby was in confident mood ahead of the long trip to Cornwall as the Surrey side bi...
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Esher 1st XV Line Up Away to Redruth - Saturday 7th September 2019

Esher 1st XV Line Up Away to Redruth - Saturday 7th September 2019
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Esher show their mettle against National 1 opposition

Esher show their mettle against National 1 opposition
​From The Rugby Paper Canterbury 17-28 Esher Esher, replaced in National One by Canterbury for next season, got the measure of National Two South playoff winners Canterbury in an intriguing match. Will Scholes made the breakthrough for Canterbury after neither side found a way through during the first ten minutes, benefitting from some neat work by...
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Esher Rugby are delighted to welcome more new members of the squad for 2019/20

Esher Rugby are delighted to welcome more new members of the squad for 2019/20
Director of Rugby Peter Winterbottom expects these players to press hard for places in the 1 st XV this year, challenging both established players and some of the other new players already announced. Fullback/Winger Corey Venus's rugby CV includes representing Scotland at U20 level, two seasons with the Leicester Tigers Academy 2010/2012, a season ...
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2019/20 SEASON FIXTURES RELEASED

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Blackheath vs Esher Match Report, Saturday 27th April 2019 written by Philip Wigley, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson

Blackheath vs Esher Match Report, Saturday 27th April 2019 written by Philip Wigley, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson
Blackheath vs Esher Match Report, Saturday 27 th April 2019 Esher ended their season with a heroic 24-22 bonus point win away to Blackheath, overcoming the south-east London club in a thrilling last day contest, but ultimately coming up just short in their bid for National League One survival as results elsewhere decided their destiny. Starting the...
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Esher Rugby message from the President - Ross Howard

Esher Rugby message from the President - Ross Howard
Our final game of the season saw us win at Blackheath with a performance full of heart and skill, picking up all five points in the process. Unfortunately, as expected, other clubs at the lower end of the table picked up points as well, resulting in relegation being confirmed. Although the season as a whole had been disappointing, our team never ga...
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Esher vs Chinnor RFC Match Report, Saturday 13th April 2019, written by Phil Wigley, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson

Esher vs Chinnor RFC Match Report, Saturday 13th April 2019, written by Phil Wigley, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson
Esher vs Chinnor RFC Match Report, Saturday 13 th April 2019 Esher ensured their survival fight would go into the final week of the season as they signed off their home campaign with a 34-29 bonus point victory over visitors Chinnor RFC in another tense encounter at Molesey Road. With Tom Williams's men knowing that anything less than a win would s...
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Esher vs Sale FC Match Report, Saturday 30th March 2019, written by Philip Wigley, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson

Esher vs Sale FC Match Report, Saturday 30th March 2019, written by Philip Wigley, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson
Esher vs Sale FC Match Report, Saturday 30 th March 2019 Esher kept their survival hopes alive with a dramatic late victory on Saturday, overcoming visitors Sale FC in a thrilling contest to earn a 31-29 bonus point win in the spring sunshine at Molesey Road. With the two sides having played out a high scoring encounter earlier in the season, the g...
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Esher vs Rosslyn Park Match Report, Saturday 9th March 2019 written by Phil Wigley, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson

Esher vs Rosslyn Park Match Report, Saturday 9th March 2019 written by Phil Wigley, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson
Esher vs Rosslyn Park Match Report, Saturday 9 th March 2019 Esher suffered a narrow 13-17 defeat in a tempestuous local derby match with Rosslyn Park on Saturday, pushing the promotion contenders close with a combative performance, but ultimately having to settle for a losing bonus point after being reduced to 13 men in the closing stages. On a bl...
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Esher vs Old Elthamians Match Report, Saturday 16th February 2019, written by Phil Wigley, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson

Esher vs Old Elthamians Match Report, Saturday 16th February 2019, written by Phil Wigley, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson
Esher vs Old Elthamians Match Report, Saturday 16 th February 2019 Esher went down to a late defeat against league leaders Old Ethamians on Saturday, fighting back from a 14 point deficit to trail the visitors by just 3 points in the closing stages, before conceding two tries inside the last 8 minutes to suffer a 17-34 loss. The game started bright...
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Esher vs Bishop's Stortford Match Report, Saturday 2nd February 2019, written by Phil Wigley, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson

Esher vs Bishop's Stortford Match Report, Saturday 2nd February 2019, written by Phil Wigley, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson
Esher vs Bishop's Stortford Match Report, Saturday 2 nd February 2019 Esher slipped to another disappointing defeat on Saturday, going down 14-27 against visitorsBishop's Stortford on a bitterly cold afternoon at Molesey Road. With just one place in the table separating the sides at the start of the day, it was the visitors who drew first blood whe...
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Esher vs Caldy Match Report, Saturday 19th January 2019, Written by Phil Wigley, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson

Esher vs Caldy Match Report, Saturday 19th January 2019, Written by Phil Wigley, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson
Esher vs Caldy Match Report, Saturday 19 th January 2019 Esher fought their way to another potentially vital win on Saturday, holding off visitors Caldy RFC to earn a dramatic 17-14 victory after being reduced to 13 men in the closing stages of a tense encounter at Molesey Road. On a cold and grey January afternoon it was the home side who made the...
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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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