The Colchester Gladiator Juniors finally had the opportunity to show a large home crowd what they are made of when they faced the Watford Cheetahs in their opening home game of this season’s campaign on Sunday. With a weaker squad than the coaching staff would have wanted, lots of forced changes during the week meant that some players would be playing out of position with minimum preparation. (more…)
After the high of recording their first Premier Division win last week over the East Kent Mavericks, the Colchester Gladiators’ hopes were high that they could build on the momentum generated from their historic win when they opened their home programme against the Cats from Cambridgeshire. Unfortunately they were brought firmly back down to earth with a bump as they struggled to generate much offence, and the Cats took advantage of some sloppy tackling to run out comfortable winners at Colchester Rugby Club on Sunday. (more…)
The Colchester Gladiators host the Cambridgeshire Cats on Sunday, their first home game of the new season, and their first at the top level of American football in the UK since 1992.
The Gladiators’ home games will be at Colchester Rugby Club and will kick off at 2.30pm, after the first game of the double header, the 12noon kick off between Colchester Gladiators Juniors and their Watford Cheetah counterparts. (more…)