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Croker: 'Stoke WILL bounce back

Basingstoke Gazette: Determined: Basingstoke RFC director of rugby James Croker

12:00pm Friday 18th April 2014

“WE will bounce back.” Those are the words of determined Basingstoke RFC director of rugby James Croker after his First XV side suffered relegation from National League Three London.

Cavaliers end season in some style

Basingstoke Gazette: Basingstoke RFC youngster stage brave fightback to claim a draw

3:00pm Thursday 17th April 2014

BASINGSTOKE Cavaliers ended their season in fine style with a stunning 91-0 victory over visiting Eastleigh III.

Brighton Hill Community School win rugby tournament

Basingstoke Gazette: Action from finals day at Down Grange.

8:00pm Monday 14th April 2014

BASINGSTOKE RFC has hosted secondary school rugby coaching and tournaments all season, culminating in Year 7 pupils battling it out in the final tournament.

REPORT - Basingstoke RFC 21 East Grinstead 61

Basingstoke Gazette: Guy Wilkinson just about to score Basingstoke's first try

12:07pm Sunday 13th April 2014

BASINGSTOKE RFC put up a battling performance on the final day of the National League Three London campaign, but their relegation fate was sealed as Barnes won at Westcombe Park 31-30.

Video reaction Basingstoke 21 East Grinstead 61

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5:21pm Saturday 12th April 2014

Basingstoke RFC's director rugby James Croker talks to the Gazette after his side's 61-21 defeat at the hands of East Grinstead.

AS IT HAPPENED - Basingstoke RFC 21 East Grinstead 61

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2:25pm Saturday 12th April 2014

Live text updates - Basingstoke RFC v East Grinstead

Day of destiny beckons for Basingstoke RFC

Basingstoke Gazette: Freddie Gleadowe will return for Basingstoke this weekend.

12:00pm Friday 11th April 2014

ONLY victory in their final league game will do for Basingstoke RFC, if they are to stand any chance of avoiding relegation from National League Three London.

REPORT - Tonbridge Juddians 41 Basingstoke 32

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11:59am Sunday 6th April 2014

BASINGSTOKE RFC slipped into the National League Three London relegation zone following a 41-32 defeat at Tonbridge Juddians.

Basingstoke RFC look for win at Tonbridge Juddians

Basingstoke Gazette: Freddie Gleadowe misses the trip to Barnes

12:00pm Thursday 3rd April 2014

WITH two games left of their National League Three London campaign Basingstoke RFC are just one point above the drop zone.

REPORT - Basingstoke 24 Barnes 41

Basingstoke Gazette: Jobi Kochanowski scored Basingstoke's first try

1:25pm Sunday 30th March 2014

BASINGSTOKE RFC has been sucked into an end-of-season relegation battle, after they lost 41-19 to visiting Barnes on Saturday afternoon.

Video reaction James Croker

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5:10pm Saturday 29th March 2014

Basingstoke RFC director of rugby James Croker talks to the Gazette after his side's 41-24 defeat at home to Barnes.

AS IT HAPPENED - Basingstoke RFC v Barnes RFC

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2:11pm Saturday 29th March 2014

As it happened Basingstoke RFC 24 Barnes RFC 41

Basingstoke RFC face biggest game of the season against Barnes

Basingstoke Gazette: Freddie Gleadowe is in line to return for Basingstoke this week.

6:00am Thursday 27th March 2014

IT IS crunch time for Basingstoke RFC as they seek to avoid getting dragged into a relegation dogfight.

REPORT - Tring 67 Basingstoke 19

Basingstoke Gazette: ryan trevaskis

3:00pm Sunday 23rd March 2014

BASINGSTOKE RFC suffered a bad day at the office as they lost 67-19 at Tring.

Basingstoke RFC out for revenge against Tring

Basingstoke Gazette: Adam Davies will return for 'Stoke this week.

12:00pm Friday 21st March 2014

BASINGSTOKE RFC will look to make amends for a defeat earlier in the season when they travel to Tring this weekend.

REPORT - Westcombe Park 30 Basingstoke 29

Basingstoke Gazette: Gavin Dampies on his way to two tries in the game

5:00pm Sunday 16th March 2014

BASINGSTOKE RFC was denied victory at Westcombe Park, by an injured time converted try as they lost 30-29.

Biggest win of the season for Basingstoke RFC's fifth string

Basingstoke Gazette: Basingstoke RFC youngster stage brave fightback to claim a draw

5:00pm Friday 14th March 2014

BASINGSTOKE RFC’s fifth team racked up a massive 81-10 victory at Fawley’s second team last Saturday.

'Stoke look to pull away from the relegation zone

Basingstoke Gazette: Andy Flower will return at fly-half for the trip to Westcombe Park.

8:00pm Thursday 13th March 2014

BASINGSTOKE RFC will hope to make full use of their game in hand and widen the gap between themselves and the relegation zone even more this weekend.

REPORT - 'Stoke 64-12 Barking

Basingstoke Gazette: Tim Richards in action against Bracknell in pre-season.

10:00am Sunday 9th March 2014

BASINGSTOKE RFC extended the gap between themselves and the National League Three London bottom three to nine points with a comfortable victory over basement side Barking.

VIDEO REACTION - 'Stoke 64-12 Barking

Basingstoke Gazette: Basingstoke RFC director of rugby James Croker.

4:56pm Saturday 8th March 2014

BASINGSTOKE RFC director of rugby James Croker speaks to the Gazette following his side's 64-12 win over Barking at Down Grange.

MATCHDAY LIVE - 'Stoke v Barking

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2:12pm Saturday 8th March 2014

AS IT HAPPENED - Basingstoke 64-12 Barking

Basingstoke RFC Griffins keep good run going

Basingstoke Gazette: Basingstoke RFC youngster stage brave fightback to claim a draw

5:00pm Friday 7th March 2014

BASINGSTOKE RFC’s Griffins made it five wins in a row after a 24-13 victory against visiting US Portsmouth II.

Basingstoke RFC gear up for must-win game against fellow strugglers Barking

Basingstoke Gazette: Adam Davies is set for a return to the 'Stoke side this weekend.

6:00am Friday 7th March 2014

BASINGSTOKE RFC face a must-win game this weekend to avoid being sucked into a relegation dogfight in the final weeks of the season.

Youngsters enjoy London Irish rugby camp

Basingstoke Gazette: Youngsters in action during the half-term camp.

6:00am Monday 3rd March 2014

A THREE-DAY London Irish Rugby Camp held at Basingstoke RFC’s Down Grange home proved to be a great success last week.

Report - Hertford 29 Basingstoke 14

Basingstoke Gazette: Freddie Gleadowe scores a try

12:25pm Sunday 2nd March 2014

BASINGSTOKE RFC put up a gallant effort, before going down 29-14 at Hertford in the National League Three London on Saturday.

In-form second string give Basingstoke RFC boss a nice selection headache

Basingstoke Gazette: Matt Guilfoyle could play at fly-half on Saturday.

12:00pm Friday 28th February 2014

BASINGSTOKE RFC director of rugby James Croker has a selection headache ahead of his side’s trip to Hertford.

Chris Dorling is the star as Basingstoke RFC Griffins record impressive victory

Basingstoke Gazette: Basingstoke RFC youngster stage brave fightback to claim a draw

10:00am Thursday 27th February 2014

CHRIS Dorling scored four tries as Basingstoke RFC’s Griffins put visiting Eastleigh II to the sword with a 50-6 victory last Saturday.

Basingstoke RFC announce academy link-up with BCoT

Basingstoke Gazette: Basingstoke RFC director of rugby James Croker.

6:00am Sunday 23rd February 2014

BASINGSTOKE RFC’s director of rugby James Croker is excited about a new venture for the club, which will see them link-up with Basingstoke College of Technology (BCoT) to launch a new rugby academy this autumn.

Basingstoke RFC youngsters overcome strong challenge from New Milton

Basingstoke Gazette: Basingstoke RFC youngster stage brave fightback to claim a draw

3:00pm Friday 21st February 2014

BASINGSTOKE RFC’s under-16s overcame a feisty, well-drilled New Milton side to record a 19-7 victory.

REPORT - Basingstoke 17 CS Rugby 17

Basingstoke Gazette: Matt Guilfoyle scores for 'Stoke

11:55am Sunday 16th February 2014

BASINGSTOKE RFC moved eight points clear of the National League Three London relegation zone after a 17-17 draw with CS Rugby on Saturday.

VIdeo reaction James Croker after the draw against CS Rugby

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10:27am Sunday 16th February 2014

Basingstoke RFC's director of rugby James Croker talks after his side's draw with CS Rugby.

MATCHDAY LIVE - Basingstoke RFC v CS Rugby

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2:34pm Saturday 15th February 2014

As it happened Basingstoke 17 CS Rugby 17

Basingstoke RFC Griffins romp to impressive victory

Basingstoke Gazette: Basingstoke RFC youngster stage brave fightback to claim a draw

8:00pm Friday 14th February 2014

THE Basingstoke Griffins enjoyed a brilliant 68-10 victory over the visiting Sandown and Shanklin seconds last Saturday.

Basingstoke RFC out to settle score with CS Rugby

Basingstoke Gazette: Ryan Davis scored the first try of the game

12:00pm Friday 14th February 2014

REVENGE and securing vital points will be the twin aims of Basingstoke RFC when CS Rugby arrive at Down Grange on Saturday afternoon.

Freddie Gleadowe is ready to lead Basingstoke RFC

Basingstoke Gazette: Freddie Gleadowe on his way to one of his two tries

8:00pm Thursday 13th February 2014

NEW Basingstoke RFC captain Freddie Gleadowe is looking forward to leading his side up the National League Three London table in the final months of the season.

London Irish rugby camp to take place at Down Grange

Basingstoke Gazette: Basingstoke RFC youngster stage brave fightback to claim a draw

3:00pm Thursday 13th February 2014

BASINGSTOKE RFC will be hosting a London Irish Rugby Camp from Monday until Wednes-day for anyone aged six to 14-years-old.

Basingstoke RFC's trip to Westcombe Park falls to wet weather

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10:02am Saturday 8th February 2014

THE wet weather has claimed another sports match, with Basingstoke RFC's trip to Westcombe Park being postponed.

Basingstoke RFC look to take a giant step towards safety

Basingstoke Gazette: New 'Stoke scrum-half Alex Kane in action for Andover.

6:00am Friday 7th February 2014

BASINGSTOKE RFC director of rugby James Croker believes victory at Westcombe Park will all but end the club’s relegation worries.

Basingstoke RFC Dragons suffer big defeat

Basingstoke Gazette: Basingstoke RFC youngster stage brave fightback to claim a draw

3:00pm Thursday 6th February 2014

BASINGSTOKE Dragons suffered a 47-5 defeat at home to London Irish Wanderers last Saturday.

REPORT - Basingstoke RFC 0 Old Elthamians 46

Basingstoke Gazette: Basingstoke on the attack

3:00pm Sunday 2nd February 2014

BASINGSTOKE RFC suffered a bad day at the office as they were unable to dent visiting Old Elthamians title hopes, losing 46-0 on Saturday afternoon.

VIDEO REACTION - Basingstoke RFC director of rugby James Croker post Old Elthamians defeat

Basingstoke Gazette: Basingstoke RFC director of rugby James Croker.

4:03pm Saturday 1st February 2014

BASINGSTOKE RFC director of rugby James Croker speaks to the Gazette following his side's 46-0 defeat at home to high-flying Old Elthamians.

MATCHDAY LIVE - Basingstoke RFC v Old Elthamians

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1:46pm Saturday 1st February 2014

AS IT HAPPENED - Basingstoke RFC 0 Old Elthamians 46

Former Basingstoke RFC star Simon Humberstone signs for Cardiff Blues

Basingstoke Gazette: Simon Humberstone in action for Cardiff Blues.

12:00pm Saturday 1st February 2014

BASINGSTOKE-BORN Simon Humberstone has achieved his dream of playing for a top rugby union side after signing for the Cardiff Blues.

Basingstoke RFC out to upset high-flying Old Elthamians

Basingstoke Gazette: Guy Wilkinson will miss the next six weeks after suffering a broken nose.

12:00pm Friday 31st January 2014

BASINGSTOKE RFC will look to upset the form book as they entertain title-chasing Old Elthamians on Saturday.

Basingstoke RFC Cavaliers turn on the style

Basingstoke Gazette: Basingstoke RFC youngster stage brave fightback to claim a draw

8:00pm Thursday 30th January 2014

BASINGSTOKE Cavaliers turned on the style as they beat visiting Petersfield 33-8.

London Irish to hold half-term camps at Down Grange

Basingstoke Gazette: London Irish claim first Premiership win of the season

8:00pm Wednesday 29th January 2014

BASINGSTOKE RFC has been selected by London Irish as a partner club to run a three-day February half-term rugby camp.

REPORT - Basingstoke 10 Guernsey 14

Basingstoke Gazette: 'Stoke on the attack

3:00pm Sunday 26th January 2014

BASINGSTOKE RFC were unable to complete a league double over Guernsey, but pushed the visitors all the way, before going down 14-10 at Down Grange.

MATCHDAY LIVE- Basingstoke v Guernsey

Basingstoke Gazette: MATCHDAY LIVE - Basingstoke v Tonbridge Juddians

2:32pm Saturday 25th January 2014

As it happened Basingstoke v Guernsey

Basingstoke RFC's second string hit form against Hampshire rivals

Basingstoke Gazette: Basingstoke RFC youngster stage brave fightback to claim a draw

8:00pm Friday 24th January 2014

THE Basingstoke RFC Dragons returned to winning ways as they beat visiting Havant II 31-15 on Saturday afternoon.

Basingstoke RFC look to complete double over Guernsey

Basingstoke Gazette: Steve Hicks is back in contention following a long injury lay-off.

12:00pm Friday 24th January 2014

BASINGSTOKE RFC will be looking to record their second National League Three London double of the season when Guernsey travel to Down Grange on Saturday.






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