After last season’s heart-breaking defeat in the National Final to close rivals Stirling, Durham Saints are looking to go the distance in the 2017-18 BUCS Premiership season.
The away varsity against Loughborough was a comprehensive victory to the Palatinates.
After their impressive season opener against Bath, Deputy Sport Editor Ollie Godden reports on DURFC's Rosslyn Park encounter against Exeter.
Like the Six Nations, the annual DURFC charity-inspired season opener comes around one time each year, and, like the Six Nations, this year’s spectacle provided its usual dose of raucousness and unpredictability both on and off the pitch.
We preview some of the teams to watch as Team Durham hope to replicate a sensational year. Could they finally topple Loughborough from the top of the BUCS standings?
Team Durham President Matt Bell explains why this is a particularly exciting year to get involved with sport at Durham.
Durham will have to overcome memories of their recent games against Loughborough, where they lost by ten wickets and 181 runs respectively.