Rugby: T-Birds begin new year in style

Rugby: T-Birds begin new year in style

OLD rivals Hove visited Oakfield today looking to complete the double over the T-Birds. But a strong defensive display ensure Thurrock picked up the bonus point victory to go back to the top of the Championship Table.

Rugby: Thurrock get back to winning ways

Rugby: Thurrock get back to winning ways

THURROCK welcomed back Chris Shorter,Dan Carey and Jake Barrand to the fold on Saturday at Oakfield and the returning triumvirate made a difference! The secure scrummaging of Shorter and Carey gave the backs a platform to exploit and Barrand’s strength and kicking prowess paid dividends.

Rugby: T-Birds prove their mettle against the Trojans

Rugby: T-Birds prove their mettle against the Trojans

Thurrock T-Birds beat Trojans 17-12 Try Scorers: Ellie Lawther Ami Parsad Lizell Heather Conversions: Lizell Heather 1 of 3. IN horrible weather conditions Thurrock T-Birds made hard work of a very improved Trojans side. Despite getting off to a fast start with Ami Parsad sniping from a driving maul, T-Birds were struggling to strung phases […]

Rugby: Hard work for pays off for T-Birds

Rugby: Hard work for pays off for T-Birds

ANOTHER good day for the T-Birds. A structured, fast paced first half that Bath had no answer to was enough to earn a victory and climb back into the top three. The bonus point was wrapped up in a second half performance that highlighted our defensive patterns.

Rugby: Thurrock squeeze home against Cobham

Rugby: Thurrock squeeze home against Cobham

THURROCK travelled to Cobham who the previous week held on to their league status with a win at Chichester. As always in this division there are no easy games and so it proved in what was a game that could have gone the home side’s way had Thurrock not installed a much tougher mental attitude on the road.

Rugby: Impressive away win for Thurrock

Rugby: Impressive away win for Thurrock

A potential banana skin was successfully averted at Chobham on Saturday. The home side are already relegated but with that said played with freedom and enjoyment and made Thurrock work hard for their bonus point win.

Rugby: Thurrock produce wonder second half to slay Cornishmen

Rugby: Thurrock produce wonder second half to slay Cornishmen

THE second consecutive home game was in the honour of former club stalwart Martin Fahey who sadly passed away in November the game held in front of many of his family friends and former players, and were treated to a fantastic game of rugby, and if you said at half time Thurrock would run out comfortable winners no one would have believed you.

Rugby: Thurrock bridge the gap against Dartford

Rugby: Thurrock bridge the gap against Dartford

THURROCK welcomed old adversaries Dartfordians back to Oakfield for the first time since 1988 From the kick off the visitors started well but Thurrock’s defence was key to the early stages of the match rebuffing the hard running Kent team whom tried to punch holes with no avail.

Rugby: Havant have their own way against Thurrock

Rugby: Havant have their own way against Thurrock

THURROCK’S 1st XV travelled to Havant on Saturday, the scene of one of their worst defeats in years following last season’s 86-14 defeat but have shown plenty of times this season that they are a much-improved outfit and started the better of the two sides.

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