Articles by: Connor Benns

  • Josh Kelly celebrates victory over Jay Byrne during the Super Welterweight Contest at the SSE Hydro, Glasgow.

    From Wearside to the World: The Age of PBK

    December 6, 2017 at 4:54 pm

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  • Sunderland RFC should be raring to go in 2017.

    Sunderland RFC Christmas round up

    December 20, 2016 at 9:06 am

    The Christmas break presents a chance for teams to take a break from the game and regain strength ready for the New Year. It’s fair to say that Sunderland RFC have earned their break from the game. An outstanding display against Bishop Auckland in their last match means that the […]

  • Tempers flare as Sunderland RFC cruise past South Shields

    Tempers flare as Sunderland RFC cruise past South Shields

    December 5, 2016 at 10:56 am

    A fiery encounter between Sunderland RFC and South Shields RFC saw the home side victorious with a 41-10 win on Saturday afternoon. The home side came into the match on the back of a crushing 40-0 defeat to Whitby, but were soon back to their best, racking up a 17-0 […]

  • Sunderland RFC showed their strength against Sedgefield at Ashbrooke.

    Sunderland RFC cruise to victory against Sedgefield

    October 31, 2016 at 12:18 pm

    Sunderland RFC put in an impressive performance to defeat Sedgefield Rugby Club 50-21 at Ashbrooke Sports Club on Saturday. The hosts scored two tries within the first 10 minutes to stun the Sedgefield team, including a sensational solo effort from Sunderland winger Harry Connell. Connell scored a hat trick of […]

  • Sunderland's indoor cricket team were blown away by York's bowling.

    Sunderland cricketers bowled over by York St John

    October 6, 2016 at 1:36 pm

    The University of Sunderland indoor cricket team suffered a damaging 135 run loss against an impressive York St John team in the Clash of the Minsters tie on Wednesday. York set an imposing score of 173 from 12 overs, with a notable batting display from the York opener, bringing up his […]