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Students are table-tennis table-toppers

The University of Chichester’s men’s table tennis team thumped Imperial College 17-0 to complete a home and away double.

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Chichester in action at Guildford / Picture by Alison Tanner

Battling Blues storm back to form at Guildford

Chichester produced their best form in storming to a bonus-point 27-6 win at Guildford with spirit and determination.

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Aaron Davies with the ball for Chichester against Wimbledon / Picture by Kate Shemilt

Downed by the Dons - but Blues give them a scare

Matches between old rivals Chichester and Wimbledon have nearly always been close and hard fought. This one was typically-exciting.

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The University of Chichester's men's basketball team

Chichester basketballers cut leaders down to size

Chichester Thunder’s basketball team took down table-topping University of Surrey at the Tudor Hale Centre for Sport.

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Chichester in action at Amersham and Chiltern / Picture by Alison Tanner

Injury and defeat add up to another tough day for Blues

It was a day to celebrate for the home team – and a very sad one for Chichester.

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The Chi uni rugby team on the attack against Sussex Uni

Rugby: Chichester students get better of Sussex rivals

The University of Chichester women’s rugby union first team comfortably beat local rivals Sussex University 20-0, scoring four tries.

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Lloyd Rowlatt tucks away a penalty / Picture by Adam Sewell

Uni footballers fight back at Bath-time

The University of Chichester men’s football first team drew 3-3 at home to the University of Bath in an exciting end-to-end game in their national Premier League.

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Bognor take the game to Millbrook / Picture by Tommy McMillan

Bognor buoyant after first win

Bognor RFC hope their first win of the season – a 27-22 success over Millbrook in London three south west – can be the springboard to further success.

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Action from Chi's tussle with Westcliff / Picture by Derek Martin

Slow start costs Blues dear

Chichester lost a National three London south east game 39-24 to their fellow strugglers by five tries, four conversions and two penalties to three converted tries and a penalty.

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Bognor battle against Battersea in their previous home game / Picture by Tommy McMillan

Can Bognor RFC kick-start their season?

There’s no denying it’s been a tough start to the campaign for Bognor RFC.

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Chichester on the attack at Tonbridge / Picture by Alison Tanner

Blues battle - but are undone by Tonbridge Juddians

An injury-hit Chichester battled gamely at Tonbridge before slipping to a 44-19 National three London south east defeat.

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Alan Bradford with the 90-year Chichester shirt / Picture by Kate Shemilt

Shirt stands test of time as rugby club celebrates 90th anniversary

As Chichester RFC celebrate their 90th anniversary, former president Alan Bradford is proud to have looked after one important exhibition piece from their past.

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VIDEO: Chichester Rugby Club celebrate their 90th birthday

It was the perfect way for Chichester RFC to mark their 90th anniversary - a day when sport was the top priority and socialising played a big part too.

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Jack Hornibrook snipes for Bognor at Old Cranleighans / Picture by Tommy McMillan

Awful trip doesn’t help Bognor back on track

Traffic issues meant Bognor arrived late at Old Cranleighans and had only a 15-minute warm-up – but this seemed to work as, for the first time this season, they started the brighter.

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Chichester, in their red change strip, couldn't stem the Hertford tide / Picture by Alison Tanner

It hurts in Herts for the Blues... but now it’s 90th birthday party time

After a dreadful journey to Hertford because of traffic hold-ups, Chichester completed a day to forget by losing 49-0 to the National three London south east league leaders.

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Chi RFC Colts

Rugby: Blues colts put final loss behind them

Chichester Colts won a thrilling derby with Worthing 16-10 in their first league game of the season – an eagerly-anticipated re-match of the county cup final a few months ago.

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Don Farmer adds to the Chichester total against S&E / Picture by Kate Shemilt

Blues win another close encounter of the rugby kind

If you fancy close encounters of the rugby kind, become a supporter of Chichester.

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Pagham in recent action against Horsham YMCA / Picture by Roger Smith

Lions and City win again... Bosham still flying

Pagham remain in the top three of the Southern Combination premier after a 3-0 win at Crawley Down Gatwick.

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Jon Lindsay dots down for Chi at Dorking and Henry Ansvombe looks impressed / Picture by Tony Elkin

Blues so close to completing famous fightback

A pulsating game of two halves at Dorking was almost won by Chichester after a great comeback from a 33-5 deficit.

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