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Yorkshire Carnegie 52 Bedford Blues 28: Four-star O’Donnell leads try onslaught

Yorkshire Carnegie’s next two Championship games against Jersey Reds at Headingley on Friday and the following Saturday at league leaders London Irish promise to be much tougher than the challenge Bedford offered in the second round of the B & I Cup at Sandhill Lane, the impressive home of Selby RUFC.

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Lee Imiolek.

Yorkshire Carnegie: Redpath keen to ‘right some wrongs’ against Bedford

WOUNDED YORKSHIRE Carnegie have been challenged to “right some wrongs” today when they bid to bounce back from their first defeat of the season.

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Andy Saull.

Yorkshire Carnegie: Cup is a chance to show depth of our squad – Saul

PREMIERSHIP-WINNER Andy Saull says Yorkshire Carnegie can show their squad quality as the unbeaten Championship side break off today for British & Irish Cup action.

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Yoirkshire Carnegie captain Ryan Burrows.

Yorkshire Carnegie: Burrows targeting unbeaten campaign

THERE is no sense of brashness or embellishment when captain Ryan Burrows expresses his belief Yorkshire Carnegie can go unbeaten this season and even field two sides strong enough to compete in the Championship.

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Phil Nilsen

Yorkshire Carnegie: Line-out is laying the platform for success says hooker Nilsen

LONG-SERVING hooker Phil Nilsen believes Yorkshire Carnegie’s line-out work is helping to underpin their impressive start to the Championship season.

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Sandal tryscorer Simon Frewin.

Rugby Union: Resilient Otley fend off Grasshoppers to record third win of season

Otley bagged their third win of the season in National Two North, holding on to beat visitors Preston Grasshoppers 20-18.

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Yorkshire Carnegie head coach Bryan Redpath has overseen six straight wins to start the season.

Cornish Pirates 28 Yorkshire Carnegie 35: Unbeaten Carnegie keep heat on fancied Exiles

Yorkshire Carnegie’s positive start to the season continued with the notable scalp of an upwardly-mobile Cornish Pirates yesterday.

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Wharfedale tryscorer Josh Burridge. PIC: Scott Merrylees

Rugby Union: ’Gate miss out by a ‘try score’ as Tigers net season’s first win

Sheffield Tigers picked up a 24-17 victory at Harrogate in National Two North.

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Yorkshire Carnegie's Peter Lucock keeps the ball alive. PIC: Scott Merrylees

Rotherham Titans 21 Yorkshire Carnegie 37: Carnegie’s confident start gains momentum

Watched approvingly by Sir Ian McGeechan, the club chairman and the former British Lions’ coach, Yorkshire Carnegie’s confident start to the season gathered momentum at Clifton Lane where they overcame a combative Rotherham side in an entertaining derby.

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Yorkshire Carnegie captain and former Rotherham talisman Ryan Burrows will face competition for the No 8 jersey from Ollie Stedman when he recovers from injury.

Rotherham Titans v Yorkshire Carnegie: Stedman confident Carnegie can go nap at Titans

YORKSHIRE Carnegie back-row Ollie Stedman has warned derby rivals Rotherham Titans his new side are intent on winning promotion this season.

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Ryan Burrows

Redpath is happy as Carnegie win again

Yorkshire Carnegie boss Bryan Redpath admitted he was pleased with his side’s periods of “real control” as they maintained their 100 per cent start to the season with a 39-29 win over London Scottish.

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Stevie McColl

Scot McColl feels right at home back in Yorkshire

GIVEN he was born and raised in Dunfermline, with a rugby tutoring at Edinburgh, Scotland representative honours under his belt and the sound of his very name alone, you would think Stevie McColl was as Scottish as they come.

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BACK FOR MORE: Yorkshire Carnegie's  Stevie McColl. Picture: Bruce Rollinson

Yorkshire Carnegie v London Scottish: Stevie McColl happy to return ‘home’ and settle into life at Carnegie once again

GIVEN he was born and raised in Dunfermline, with a rugby tutoring at Edinburgh, Scotland representative honours under his belt and the sound of his very name alone, you would think Stevie McColl was as Scottish as they come.

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Jonah Holmes

Carnegie dig deep to come home with a valuable win

IT IS still early days but Yorkshire Carnegie – one of only two teams still to have a 100 per cent record this season – are showing plenty of positive signs as this hard-fought 23-22 win at London Welsh demonstrated.

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Seb Stegmann

Stegmann expecting stern test from Welsh

MANY of Yorkshire Carnegie winger Seb Stegmann’s former London Welsh team-mates have been wondering whether they will even be paid this month but he insists that will not make them any less challenging today.

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Jonah Holmes. PIC: Steve Riding

Yorkshire Carnegie 26 Nottingham 24: Coach Redpath predicts more improvement from Yorkshire Carnegie

Head coach Bryan Redpath is backing Yorkshire Carnegie’s continued improvement after watching his side secure their second win of the season despite poor elements to the performance.

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Morley goalkicker Mark Chester.

Rugby Union: Otley net bragging rights from high-scoring derby

Otley ran out 39-27 winners over Yorkshire rivals Wharfedale in a hotly-contested match which saw a number of penalties and both sides having a player sent off.

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Bryan Redpath

Redpath wants Carnegie to improve at set pieces

BRYAN REDPATH says Yorkshire Carnegie are keen to remedy line-out issues as they take on Nottingham in the Championship tomorrow.

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Stuart Lancaster, pictured shortly after England's exit from the World Cup in the pool stages.  Picture: David Davies/PA.

Former England coach Stuart Lancaster convinced he has what it takes to succeed at Leinster

STUART LANCASTER has hit out at the perception that he did not do much hands-on coaching in his four years as England boss.

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Harrogate's Luke Edward.

Rugby Union: Harrogate caught cold by newly-promoted Hinckley

NEWLY-promoted Hinckley saw off hosts Harrogate 21-7 in Saturday’s National Two clash at Rudding Lane.

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