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Exeter Chiefs take part in rugby mental health charity fundraising weekend

Restart Round is returning this December with a round of Gallagher Premiership Rugby fixtures dedicated to raising awareness and funds for the Rugby Players Association’s official charity.

This season, Round Eight of fixtures from 1-3 December 2023 will form Restart Round. Included in this will be Exeter’s away clash against Bath Rugby on 2 December where the charity will feature across gameday activations. Alongside this, each Gallagher Premiership Rugby club will help raise funds by hosting auctions and raffles that fans can get involved in.

Exeter’s Rory O’Loughlin,...

The Best Horse Racing Events In and Around Devon

Authored by Liv Butler
Posted: Fri, 11/24/2023 - 9:31am

Devon is known around the country - and even around the world for its gloriously picturesque landscapes - but it also has quite an impressive equestrian heritage, hosting some of the most exciting and prestigious horse racing events in the UK. If you are heading down to Devon for a holiday, or if you are a local that has never explored this side of the country before, then let’s take a look at some of the county’s finest horse racing tracks and events…

Newton Abbot

Sitting perfectly in the stunning backdrop of Devon's countryside, the Newton Abbot Racecourse is one of the best...

Euro draws next: England could land in Group of Death

Authored by Liv Butler
Posted: Thu, 11/23/2023 - 9:01pm

The roadmap to the 2024 European Championship is clearer now, with all but three of the teams that will be competing in Germany known after the qualification campaign. Ahead of the draw in December the pots have been issued and from the look of things, there could be a potential Group of Death when the draw takes place in Germany.

England are in Pot 1 of the four pots and it means they will avoid group matches against recent former world champions Germany, France and Spain. The three Lions will also not face Belgium and Portugal, the other members of Pot 1. By Italy being placed...

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How to Qualify and Play College American Football in the UK this 2023

Authored by David Banks
Posted: Tue, 11/21/2023 - 10:10am

The popularity of American football in the UK is increasing. There are an estimated 14.3 Million American football fans in the UK and Ireland. This number is significant enough to say that American football has already penetrated the European continent.

Due to its increasing popularity, many universities in the UK have already offered American football as a sport students can join while studying for their degree. Thousands of students are already competing weekly for more than 80 different university teams.

So, if you plan to join American football as your college sport...

Manchester City vs Tottenham Hotspur preview, team news, tickets and prediction

Authored by David Banks
Posted: Mon, 11/20/2023 - 10:51pm

When you think, “Top of the table clash in the Premier League,” you would not think about Manchester City vs. Tottenham Hotspur.

The Citizens, in the past decade, have become staples in clashes involving title contenders, but Spurs have made a name for themselves as an also-ran in the top four race, not to mention a title challenge. Yet, matchday 14 of the 2023/24 Premier League season will see both teams have a go at each other for the opportunity to grab the top spot in the Premier League.

City are looking to be the first team to win the league title four times in a...

Mullins’ attention turns to Cheltenham build-up after Melbourne Cup challenge falls flat

Authored by Liv Butler
Posted: Mon, 11/20/2023 - 1:03pm

Willie Mullins' dreams of securing his biggest flat racing victory to date were dashed over in Australia, as pre-race Melbourne Cup favourite Vauban and stablemate Absurde both faded in the closing furlongs to finish outside the top places.

High expectations surrounded Vauban following a triumph at the Copper Horse Handicap during Royal Ascot in June, fueling confidence that the Mullins camp could outperform Australia's elite flat racers to secure a substantial portion of the eight million Australian Dollar prize purse.

Vauban made his way into contention as the horses...

Solo bids to uphold Paul Nicholls’ fine record in Friday’s Grade Two Betway Haldon Gold Cup

Authored by News Desk
Posted: Wed, 11/08/2023 - 6:07pm

Harry Cobden feels stable favourite Solo has a ‘nice chance’ of maintaining his progression over fences and enhancing 14-time champion Jump trainer Paul Nicholls’ excellent record in the Betway Haldon Gold Cup at Exeter on Friday ( November 10th ).

The Johnny de la Hey-owned seven-year-old will bid to give Ditcheat handler Nicholls a record-extending ninth win in the extended two miles and one furlong Grade Two feature at the Devon track which has attracted a final field of six runners.

After a frustrating first season over fences Solo got his act together last campaign...

Inspirational Exeter Chiefs star shortlisted for a 2023 Premiership Rugby HITZ Award

Callum Douglas from the Exeter Chiefs HITZ programme, has been recognised for his achievements on and off the pitch with a nomination for the Academic Achiever Award at the this year’s Premiership Rugby HITZ Awards.

A young star with a story of self-discipline, commitment and courage, Callum has worked against all odds to improve his own life and the lives of others within the inclusive environment, fondly referred to by its participants as the ‘HITZ family’.

This award recognises the journey a young person on HITZ has taken in their academic development. It also...

The 2024 Horse Racing Schedule Revealed and Available for Purchase Now

Authored by Val Watson
Posted: Mon, 11/06/2023 - 10:40pm

The 2024 Horse Racing Schedule is here! Prepare to be thrilled by the races and the power of these magnificent equine athletes. This year's schedule boasts a variety of prestigious events and exciting new additions. From flat racing to jumps, there's sure to be something for every fan.

Don't miss out on the legendary races like the Grand National and the Derby. Plus, discover emerging talents in the new competitions. With , you can easily access a comprehensive directory of all the top racecourses in the UK.

To make the most of the experience, here...

Alphington Blazers Live Footballing Dream

Members of a boys junior football team enjoyed a taste of life as a professional footballer after winning a training session with the management team of Exeter City – thanks to one of the UK’s leading builders merchants.

Alphington Blazes under 14s claimed the prize in a special competition run by Exeter’s club partners Selco Builders Warehouse, which has a branch on Marsh Barton Road, Filmer Way.

Alphington Blazers, who play in the Exeter Youth League, also won 20 tickets to a League One game at St James Park and a new kit for the 2023-24 season.

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