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Luca Vannini Stands Down as 1st XV Skipper

After 3 Successful seasons as 1st XV Captain Luca Vannini has decided to stand down and concentrate on his playing duties. As a skipper Luca was in charge of 76 league and cup games...

Middlesex Merit Table Cup and Vase

Middlesex have confirmed the fixtures for the opening round of the Merit Table Cup and Merit Table Vase competitions for the upcoming season. Chiswick’s 2nd XV will face Rosslyn Park 4ths away on the...

Chiswick to play in London 1 South

Chiswick to play in London 1 South

The London Divisional Organising Committee has confirmed that Chiswick 1st XV will play in London 1 South for the 2015/16 season. The level transfer follows Chiswick’s promotion from London 2 North West and the...

Rocky Skinner Memorial Game

Saturday, June 13, 12:00pm at Chiswick Rugby Club Philosopher, rugby coach, legend – this is a phrase I have often heard to describe the giant that is Rocky Skinner. His experience and passion for...

Promotion match media

A selection of media from the London North division 2 playoff match versus Diss RFC on Saturday 25th April 2015 including photo albums, videos and links to news articles Photo Gallery ChiswickW4.com – Chiswick...

Chiswick battle into London 1

Diss 13 – Chiswick 16 A beautiful day, a large crowd, and a place in London 1 at stake put the players of each team under great stress, and as a result the rugby...

Play-off looms

Play-off looms

Chiswick 23 – Tabard  5 Crunch time is with us. Chiswick needed only to win this match against mid-table Tabard to get to a play-off against London 2 North East’s second team Diss for...

Chiswick Rugby Club London v Maidstone

Chiswick ripped out of Cup

Maidstone 29 – Chiswick 12

Both teams tore into this Regional Final of the RFU Intermediate Cup from the off, and it was anyone’s game at first, with Chiswick’s probing fifteen man rugby, tending towards the anarchic, running up against the aggressive Maidstone defence, which excelled in ripping the ball off the visitors

Chiswick back up to second

Chiswick back up to second

Hemel Hempstead 12 – Chiswick 74

After last week’s debacle, Chiswick wreaked vengeance on a weak but plucky Hemel Hempstead, who scored two tries and came close to several more, whilst being unable to cope with the power of the Chiswick team.

Chiswick slip to defeat

Chiswick slip to defeat

Chiswick 8 – Old Haberdashers 17

Chiswick finally met their match, Haberdashers proving marginally the better team, at least in the unusually slippery conditions at Riverside Lands, conditions which changed the home back line from being slippery to hold to slipping over.

Maidstone in the regional final

Maidstone in the regional final

Following their fantastic 17-10 win in the semi final Saturday, Chiswick 1st XV have drawn Maidstone in the final of the London and SE Division of the RFU Intrermediate cup. Home/away draw to be...

Giantkillers strike again

Giantkillers strike again

Harrow 10 – Chiswick 23

To prove their earlier victory over the League leaders was no fluke, Chiswick proceeded to outplay them comprehensively again at Stanmore. This was a team performance with everybody pulling their weight, and the defence being so good that Harrow did not cross the Chiswick goal-line once.

No picnic for Chiswick

No picnic for Chiswick

Chiswick 18 – Hampstead 13

With Harpenden’s narrow defeat at St.Albans, this result propels Chiswick into the play-off spot in the League.

Chiswick glimpse Middlesex Cup

Chiswick glimpse Middlesex Cup

Chiswick 43 – Old Merchant Taylors 17

A cold capricious wind failed to prevent a feast of running rugby, with the home pack, strengthened by the return of Sam Hood, proving the dominant force eventually. Despite the wind on their backs, with Gabs Lowe standing in at fly half, Chiswick were always going to run everything.

League still wide open

League still wide open

Last time Chiswick played Harpenden with snow on the pitch, the match was abandoned at half-time, with the score 0-0. This time the half-time score was again 0-0, but the sun was out, the snow had melted, and an epic encounter between the second and the third in the League ended with honours even.

Chiswick ride their luck

Chiswick ride their luck

Hammersmith came to Riverside Lands determined to avenge the trouncing they had received earlier in the season, and were within a few feet of gaining at least a draw

Home draw for the L&SE Semi Final

Home draw for the L&SE Semi Final

Chiswick 1st XV have been awarded a home draw for the semi-final of the RFU Intermediate Cup, London and South East Division.

The match will be played on Saturday 14th February against the winners of the rescheduled quarter-final match between Crowborough and London Cornish.

Chiswick into last sixteen

Chiswick into last sixteen

Norwich 17 – Chiswick 35

Having previously been defeated in the semi-finals of the Intermediate Cup by a team they should have beaten, Chiswick were fired up for this match.

Chiswick bested by old rivals in unremitting clash

Chiswick bested by old rivals in unremitting clash

Staines 10 – Chiswick 8

A blood red sunset was the final and fitting panoramic backdrop to a titanic struggle between two well-matched teams, the result knocking Chiswick off second spot in the League table.