Saints Season Ends on a High

OA Saints – 28 Tonbridge Juddians – 27 Saints ended the season on a high with a hard fought victory over Tonbridge Juddians at Woollams. Both teams were sat in the top 3 of the League, with a cracking game in prospect, neither team disappointed, as a fast paced game kicked off. The visitors bigger … Continue reading

Return of the Saints

OA Saints 19 Hammersmith and Fulham 5 The last two fixtures had seen the Saints collect injuries and play with just enough squad members available. Todays clash saw the welcome return of some players and the news that others are on their way back. Spurred on by this news the Saints started well against the visitors, who themselves only … Continue reading

Saints Downed by Blackheath

OA Saints 10 Blackheath Ladies 25 In this eagerly awaited top of the table clash, it was the visitors who left with the spoils and with it a bonus point.   Saints started well, controlling the early exchanges and moving the ball between forwards and backs, however with no scores on the board Blackheath started … Continue reading

Saints Unite with Peacocks to Secure Win over Moselely

Shelford Ladies 19 Moseley Ladies 5 Back to the days of ‘Shove it up your jumper’ rugby were definitely part and parcel of a very wet, and boggy pitch at Shelford RFC! A few injuries and unavailable players had reduced Shelford’s squad to 15 players during the build up to the match. The Saints have a solid … Continue reading

Saints Romp to Victory

OA Saints 64 Romford & Gidea Park 5 After a heavy defeat two weeks ago and a depleted squad, Romford were going to have a tough day at the office with very strong Saints team looking for a Bonus point win No game of rugby is a given though,  the home side had to work hard for … Continue reading

Saints Hold up Physical Hammers

OA Saints 21 Hammersmith and Fulham 15 The Saints travelled in to London for the eagerly awaited clash with Hammersmith and Fulham. This particular away game brought back a few memories from last season bringing trepidation to some of the players. This would therefore be a true test of their character and determination. The game … Continue reading

Saints breakdown Chesham in Physical Contest

Old Albanian Saints played hosts to a tough physical Chesham side at the weekend. Games like these can go either way, the early exchanges did nothing to dispel the notion. The visitors started well and disrupted the Saints at every opportunity, causing some errors and an early penalty or two. After several broken down attacks … Continue reading

Disciplined Display Pays Off for Saints

Sunday 16th October 2016 saw the Saints return home for a fixture against the old foe Beckenham RFC, this promised to be a tough encounter, would the Saints build on last weekend’s unlucky defeat and bounce back with a victory, this was the question the players, supporters and coaches were asking. The game started in … Continue reading