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BRIS SLIP TO NARROW DEFEAT IN SOLE PRESEASON MATCH

By Ian Todd
August 22 2015

A sparse crowd saw an entertaining, if unedifying, preseason workout.  Blues dominated the first half, Bristol did much the same in the second.  Personally I think clubs have a bit of a cheek charging spectators to see what was a glorified contact training session.  Bristol looked sharp enough once something approaching a first team got on the pitch but Blues were just that bit more... More >

SOUTH STAND TEST

The Friday evening test event was not well attended, but those who turned up were treated to a preview of what the revamped Ashton Gate will have to offer.  Food and drink wer... More >

Premiership Play-offs

To keep the site active I have to update the front page regularly and this can be tricky in the off-season.  I’ve decide to continue my theme about play-offs.  One ... More >

Why the Play-offs Don't Work

I wrote that the play-offs do work.  But only in achieving one very specific goal.  Now I'd like to say why they don't work, whilst at the same time trying to be fair.... More >

Why the Play-offs Work

The Championship promotion play-offs work.  They do exactly what they are supposed to and any Bristol supporters that think otherwise just do not understand the system.... More >

BRISTOL FALL AGONIZINGLY SHORT

Bristol's struggle to escape the clutches of the pray-off system will have to go to another season after losing by just a single point over the two legs against Worcester. What els... More >

BRIS ONE POINT BEHIND AT HALF-TIME

Don’t you just love the pray-offs?  Top the league with a record number of points, beat your closest rivals home and away.  Then fashion a narrow lead when under pr... More >

GALE BLOWS BRIS HOME

Unbeaten at home, just one loss in the league all season  - Bristol at last stagger into the two legged Pray-Off Final.  Against the team the vast majority of observers t... More >

BRISTOL SURVIVE TITANIC SHOCK

Bristol emerged 32 - 20 victors over a Rotherham side that looked close to pulling off a real upset for the majority of the game.  I suppose first playing fourth in a cup tie ... More >

100% HOME RECORD BUT STILL CAN'T WIN THE FIRST HALF

Bristol finished the regular home season with a 100% record and the umpteenth try-scoring bonus point.  But looked so far from a promotion winning side it was unbelievable. &n... More >

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