The Colchester Gladiators suffered a heart-breaking loss on Sunday at the hands of the Berkshire Renegades, when the visitors successfully kicked a 40 yard field goal inside the final 30 seconds to snatch a victory after trailing for most of the game. (more…)
The Colchester Gladiator Juniors faced their longest road trip of the season so far on Sunday as they travelled to Southampton to take on the Hampshire Thrashers hoping to emulate last season’s corresponding fixture by coming away with the win. (more…)
The Colchester Gladiators have the opportunity to put the heavy defeat to the national champion London Warriors behind them on Sunday when they host the Berkshire Renegades at Colchester Rugby Club at 2.30pm.
The Reading based Renegades currently own a 1-4 record, their only win being a narrow 7-6 victory against South Wales Warriors, the team that defeated the Gladiators 14-12 in their first game of the season. The Renegades have also played and lost to Cambridgeshire Cats and London Warriors so the game is shaping up to be a close affair. (more…)
The Colchester Gladiators were handed a lesson on Sunday in what it takes to be national champions by the all-conquering London Warriors.
The unbeaten visitors brought a large squad of around 50 players to Colchester Rugby Club while the short-handed Gladiators could only field a squad of 28. On a hot summer’s day, rotation is important but with very few reserves, it was always going to be a tough ask to compete with the UK’s best. (more…)