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​Esher must show mental toughness says Winterbottom

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By MARK BENGOECHEA ESHER Director of Rugby Peter Winterbottom says his players must be mentally tough at Old Redcliffians on Saturday if they are to notch up a third successive victory. The Eees have failed to mount a promotion challenge in National League Two South this season with six defeats on their travels proving costly and leaving them in ei...
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Match Report - Esher v Sutton

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Esher 39 Sutton & Epsom 19 National Division 2 South Saturday January 25 Tom James claimed two tries as Esher condemned Sutton & Epsom to bottom place. Not that the visitors gave up easily, their tenacity and resolution keeping them in the match until two late scores ensured Es claimed the convincing victory which had always looked likely. ...
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​Esher desperate for bragging rights and another double

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By MARK BENGOECHEA ESHER will be hoping to bottle the magic formula they discovered in Leicester last week when they face local rivals Sutton and Epsom at Molesey Road on Saturday. The Eees produced one of their finest performances of the season to beat Leicester Lions 20-17 to claim their first league double and a first awayday victory since Octob...
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Esher 1st XV Line up to face Sutton & Epsom at home - 3pm KO

Esher 1st XV Line up to face Sutton & Epsom at home - 3pm KO
 Good luck lads!

Surrey Comet Esher 1st XV Match Report - Esher v Bury St Edmunds

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Esher 14 Bury St Edmunds 21 National Division Two South Saturday January 11 Giving away two tries in the first dozen minutes set Esher on the way to a second defeat as Bury St Edmunds completed the double over them. Keen to avenge their reverse in Suffolk back in September, the hosts made that task all the harder when a stray pass from fly-half Tri...
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Surrey Comet 1st XV Match Report - Leicester Lions v Esher 1st XV

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​Leicester Lions 17 Esher 20 National Division 2 South Saturday January 18, 2020 Peter Winterbottom's call for Esher to show their steeliness at the back was answered in just the right manner as they held on for a first victory of 2020. Defeats at the hands of Dings Crusaders and Bury St Edmunds had made a sobering start to the new year for the Elm...
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Esher must show their steel

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By MARK BENGOECHEA ESHER must rediscover their defensive steel if they are to claim a rare win on the road at Leicester Lions on Saturday. That was the message from Eees Director of Rugby Peter Winterbottom this week after disappointing defeats at Dings Crusaders and at home to Bury St Edmunds. Winterbottom feels both were games Esher should have w...
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Esher 1st XV Line up to face Leicester Lions AWAY - 2pm kick off

Esher 1st XV Line up to face Leicester Lions AWAY - 2pm kick off
 Good luck lads!

Esher Cardinals Line-up to face Rosslyn Park Rangers TONIGHT

Esher Cardinals Line-up to face Rosslyn Park Rangers TONIGHT
 Go well lads!

Esher told to 'meet fire with fire'

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By MARK BENGOECHEA ESHER have been told to "meet fire with fire" against Bury St Edmunds on Saturday to stand a chance of avenging their defeat in Suffolk in September. The Eees return to Molesey Road still smarting from last week's patchy display at Dings Crusaders that saw them go down 45-33 and leave them in ninth spot in National League Divisio...
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Esher 1st XV Line up to face Bury St Edmunds

Esher 1st XV Line up to face Bury St Edmunds
Good luck lads! 

Surrey Comet Esher 1st XV Match Report - Dings Crusaders v Esher

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Dings Crusaders 45 Esher 33 National Division 2 South Saturday January 4 2020 So often masters of the comeback in the old year, Esher looked set for another victorious rally in their first outing of 2020 only to be beaten by a pair of late tries. Having been 31-14 down at half time, they dominated the next 30 minutes of the match and three unanswer...
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Winterbottom seeks cure for travel sickness

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By MARK BENGOECHEA PETER WINTERBOTTOM has called for his Esher side to cure their awayday blues as they start the New Year hoping to complete a league double at Dings Crusaders on Saturday. The Eees have lost five of their eight games on their travels and that poor record leaves them in eighth place in National League Division Two, although they ha...
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Esher 1st XV line up to face Dings Crusaders AWAY

Esher 1st XV line up to face Dings Crusaders AWAY
Go well lads! 

Esher 1st XV v Barnes - Game Postponed however Christmas Lunch is still on!

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Further to a pitch inspection by the RFU we announce that the match this afternoon has been postponed however, the Christmas Lunch is still on! 

Winterbottom calls for more consistency

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By MARK BENGOECHEA PETER WINTERBOTTOM is demanding more consistency from his Esher side as they start the second half of the campaign aiming to complete the double over local rivals Barnes at Molesey Road on Saturday. The Eees have been dogged by lapses in concentration in the first half of the season that has thwarted their promotion ambitions and...
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Esher 1st XV Line-up to face Barnes at Home

Esher 1st XV Line-up to face Barnes at Home
Go well lads! 

Esher vs Clifton Match Report, Saturday 14th December 2019, written by Phil Wigley, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson

Esher vs Clifton Match Report, Saturday 14th December 2019, written by Phil Wigley, photographic credit to Leo Wilkinson
Esher produced a stirring second half fightback against visitors Clifton on Saturday, overturning a half-time deficit of 18 points to record a thrilling 32-26 bonus point win over the West Country side at Molesey Road. The home team got off to the worst possible start as Clifton gathered possession from the kick-off and made a break down the left w...
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Esher must step up to the plate

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By MARK BENGOECHEA PETER WINTERBOTTOM will demand a massive improvement against title challengers Clifton at Molesey Road on Saturday following the shock loss at Westcliff last weekend. The Eees Director of Rugby had warned his side to expect a committed Westcliff side on the day they celebrated the opening of their new Essex ground. But Esher turn...
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Esher 1st XV Line-up to face Clifton at home

Esher 1st XV Line-up to face Clifton at home
​Good luck lads!