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Craig Smith prevents Ciaran OConnor touching down for OLs.

Leamington 22 Old Leamingtonians 8: Leamington gain the local bragging rights with Smith’s defensive heroics the inspiration

Leamington claimed a four-try bonus-point win over their near-neighbours, but it was a moment of defensive magic which lit up the home side’s victory.

Pete Nancarrow and Rhys Jones look to launch a counter-attack for Kenilworth against Newport last Saturday. Picture: Willie Whitesmith

Kenilworth 16 Newport 58: Ks give Newport a scare before leaders’ class tells

As the scoreline suggests, the visit from the league leaders resulted in an emphatic defeat for Kenilworth but that does not tell the whole story, writes Ralph Murray.

Ed Hannam looks to escape the clutches of two Leek tacklers during Kenilworths come-from-behind win at Leek. Picture submitted

Leek 17 Kenilworth 23: Never-say-die Kenilworth take advantage of Leek’s yellow peril

From a very indifferent start to the game, Kenilworth managed to turn things around in the second period to inflict a rare home defeat on the Staffordshire side, writes Ralph Murray.

Jamie Harrison suffers a dangerous tackle during Leamingtons defeat at Old Laurentians. Picture: Mike Baker

Old Laurentians 31 Old Leamingtonians 20: Leaders’ early salvo gives Leamington too much to do

Old Laurentians’ Fenley Field home has not been a happy hunting ground for Leamington in recent years and this latest encounter saw that run continue.

James Robertson on the attack for Leamington. Picture: Gina Ruyssevelt

Leamington 19 Old Coventrians 5: The trusty boot of Robertson helps Leamington to see off Old Coventrians

Leamington produced another solid performance to claim victory over an improving Old Coventrians side.

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