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Who beat who last weekend and how the Nat2N table looks after 19 rounds

Following two consecutive league defeats Hull RUFC got back twinning ways last Saturday with a well-deserved 27-16 home victory against Chester. With the advantage of the wind Chester led 11-6 at the interval but Hull had the upper hand in the second period to score two penalty tries, but why did it take four or five… Continue reading Who beat who last weekend and how the Nat2N table looks after 19 rounds

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Humberstone happy with recent run of results

Simon Humberstone believes last weekend’s victory st home to Chester has eased some of the gloom after losing the first two games of 2020. After successive defeats to Stourbridge and Hinckley, Hull RUFC bounced back to beat Chester 27-16 last Saturday despite trailing 11-6 at half-time. The former Cardiff and Doncaster fly-half admits six wins… Continue reading Humberstone happy with recent run of results

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Dias said…because said backwards is Dias

After coming from behind to beat Chester 27-16, Mike Dias takes us behind the scenes with a light-hearted look at how the team prepares for matches each week: The drinks always taste better after a hard fought win. I thought our back row were brilliant around the park in particular Ali Thompson who slotted in… Continue reading Dias said…because said backwards is Dias

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Pearce’s faith in pack pays dividends against Chester

Gary Pearce believes Saturday’s 27-16 come-from-behind win at home to Chester was built on the hard work his players got through in the first half. With a strong wind favouring the visitors in the first 40 minutes, Hull turned around 11-6 down as they limited Chester to just one try. Pearce admits he was confident… Continue reading Pearce’s faith in pack pays dividends against Chester