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Action from Kenilworths weekend defeat at Crewe & Nantwich.

Crewe & Nantwich 12 Kenilworth 6: Game plan is right but rewards prove elusive for Kenilworth

One thing was certain before a ball was kicked against Crewe & Nantwich – this would be the most physical challenge Kenilworth would face all season, writes Ralph Murray.

Action from the Warwickshire Shield final between Rugby Lions and Southam. Picture: Eric Wright

Southam 17 Rugby Lions 28: Penalty-try award allows Lions to pull away from Southam

A controversial penalty try award proved pivotal as in-form Rugby Lions beat near-neighbours Southam in the Warwickshire Shield final.

Berskwell and Balsall double up to stop Kenilworths progress during their draw at Glasshouse Lane. Pictures: Willie Whitesmith

Kenilworth 10 Berkswell & Balsall 10: Penalty try helps Bs get some measure of revenge for cup exit

A grey overcast afternoon at Glasshouse Lane, accompanied by a biting wind, did not augur well for an entertaining game and Kenilworth subsequently failed to reproduce the form which saw them win the recent Warwickshire Cup fixture between the two sides, writes Ralph Murray.

Action from Leamingtons home defeat to Malvern. Picture: Gina Ruyssevelt

Leamington 0 Malvern 17: Leamington can take plenty of positives despite being shut out by Malvern

Following the previous week’s poor performance against Spartans, Leamington rebounded to produce one of their best displays of the season.

Harry Spencer, Ethan Evan Cook and Giles King combine to stop the progress of a Queen Elizabeth Grammar School attacker. Picture submitted

Warwick School ease into final of the National Cup

Warwick School Under-13s cruised into the final of the School Sport Magazine National Cup after beating Queen Elizabeth Grammar School, Wakefield 46-5.

Kenilworths Ed Holmes in the thick of the action against Barkers Butts, with Tom Lane and Nick Collett in support. Picture: Willie Whitesmith

Barkers Butts 18 Kenilworth 20: Ks made hard work of beating Barkers

There is nothing easy about a trip to Pickford Grange Lane and so it proved in the latest encounter of the ongoing history between Barkers Butts and Kenilworth, writes Ralph Murray.

Action from Leamingtons home defeat at the hands of Midlands Two West (South) rivals Spartans. Picture: Gina Ruyssevelt

Leamington 6 Spartans 17: Spa town visit proves another success for struggling Spartans

Spartans will have a high regard for the town of Leamington after once again claiming the honours from a local rugby club.

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