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Womens’ rugby continues to develop in north east Fife

North east Fife has a proud tradition, history and links to rugby but, up until now, those have been associated mainly to the mens’ game.

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Glasgow Warriors assistant coach Dan McFarland meets the media ahead of their game against Munster. Picture: Gary Hutchison/SNS/SRU

Glasgow’s Euro mission can pave way for Scotland to progress

Glasgow forwards coach Dan McFarland believes that making the breakthrough into the latter stages of European competition more regularly will have a knock-on benefit for the national team.

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Kirkcaldy v Hillhead Jordanhill RFC, Match 14 - BT National League Division 2, 7th January 2017. (Photo by Michael Booth)

Whitecraigs trip will test how far Kirkcaldy have come

After their convincing win against Hillhead/Jordanhill, Kirkcaldy again face Glasgow opposition in the form of Whitecraigs when they travel westwards this Saturday (kick-off 2pm).

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Gary Anderson again played a key role for Waid.

Waid a difficult patient for the Dundee Medics

Dundee Medics....................10 Waid....................................19

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Stewart Lathangie's try helped Howe on their way to a win in the central belt.

Howe hang on and return to Fife with crucial victory

Falkirk................................24

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Kain Duguid was Glenrothes RFC man of the match on Saturday.

Glens call on reserves to defeat Aberdeen

Aberdeen Wanderers 13 Glenrothes 19

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Alex Cregg is carried off by team mates after leading his side to a win before leaving for Australia.

Oz bound Alex leads Waid to crushing win

Waid 63 Perthshire 2nd XV 0

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Action from Kirkcaldys most recent fixture - a BT Cup win away to Musselburgh a fortnight ago. Pic: Michael Booth

Blues get back in action against league leaders

League rugby resumes this Saturday when Kirkcaldy entertain league leaders Kelso (kick-off 3pm) when the first half of the league programme concludes.

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High fives after a Kirkcaldy try. BT Cup Round 2, 19th November 2016. (Photo by Michael Booth)

Blues find their best to progress in cup

MUSSELBURGH 27 KIRKCALDY 32

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Gary Anderson goes down over the try-line for Waid

Waid 15-29 Madras

Waid....................................15

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A fourth successive defeat for Kirkcaldy head coach Quintan Sanft. Photo: Michael Booth

Strong finish unable to save Blues from defeat

Peebles 26 Kirkcaldy 21

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Waid's Adam Shaw was amongst the club's scorers.

Waid 48-5 North Angus Development

Waid continued their good run with another home win against North Angus Development, a combination of Montrose and Strathmore players.

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Kain Duguid was Glenrothes RFC man of the match in the victory over Carnoustie.

Glens gain bonus point win despite disappointing performance

Carnoustie 0 Glenrothes 38

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Glenrothes man of the match Ryan Strachan

Relief for Glenrothes as poor game yields full five points

Glenrothes 33 Harris Academy 9

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Rhys Bonner charges towards the GHK line for a second half Kirkcaldy try. Pic: Michael Booth

Kirkcaldy rage at referee after defeat to GHK

KIRKCALDY 22 GHK 26

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Waid Rugby man of the match Gary Anderson

Swift and fluent Waid hammer poor Stobswell

Stobswell..............................7

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Author Andrew Arbuckle (left) with Dave Rollo.

Life of ‘Local Hero’ Dave Rollo in print

An entertaining and fascinating look at the life of one of Scotland’s finest rugby players has been brought together in a new book.

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Waid's Niall Hutchison (right)  and John Murray (left)

Win keeps Waid sitting pretty at league’s top

Waid...................................29

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Kirkcaldy, in red, prepare for a scrum against Preston Lodge last Saturday. Pic: Michael Booth

Blues look for big response after unhappy performance

After their unhappy performance against Preston Lodge last week, the Blues will face a hard shift to get their show back on the road when they travel to Biggar this Saturday (kick-off 3.00 p.m).

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