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tu 29 Aug

Norwich Devils 30-07 Bournemouth BobcatsNorwich Devils 30-07 Bournemouth BobcatsThere were no game pausing injuries in the first half of Norwich Devils 30-07 Bournemouth Bobcats Sunday but in the third quarter the Bobcats' QB left injured not to return and the roster we had did not show any backup QBs.  Lots of forward passing and we particularly enjoyed Devil London Burrell's leaping td reception right at the back of the end zone.  The Devils now advance to play the Hertfordshire Cheetahs away next Sunday.

mo 21 Aug

In Ireland yesterday a different result for GB women versus Spain Flag European Championships

mo 7 Aug

Ipswich CardinalsSuccess for the Cards yesterday when they immediately scored a touchdown prompting an excited decamp of the Cardinals ... more here

su 30 Jul

Norwich Devils 33-38 Kent ExilesYesterday's Norwich Devils 33-38 Kent Exiles was a game of interceptions and breakaways.  Thankfully we think the medics only came on once ... more here

mo 26 Jun

Despite yesterday's absolute scorcher at Ipswich Cardinals10-27 East Kent Mavericks the bar didn't sell out of draft Guinness even at a promotional ... more here

we 14 Jun

Safeties were being very popular at Saturday's three team tournament in Thorpe St Andrew with five being scored in the first two games.  A scorcher ... more here

th 18 May

Ipswich CardinalsIpswich Cardinals Juniors towards the end of the second half were coming back but still lost 34-24 to the together South London ... more here

tu 9 May

Ipswich Cardinals Juniors played 9 a side with kicking for the first time Sunday.  We were told there had been an ejection in the first half and the second half ... more here

su 30 Apr

Tribal knowledge that women are collaborative and perhaps women who play team sports even more so.  We were still impressed yesterday at the Norwich ... more here

we 26 Apr

Very pleasing that Iceni Spears women's flag football in Norwich have a sponsor for this year and a good cause too.

th 20 Apr

Salisbury City Marauder in SuffolkOur Suffolk Ladies page is misleading, it's actually Ladies in Suffolk which is why we've added a visiting Salisbury City Marauder lady to the page ... regrettably this pic of the lady was a bit soft focus.

mo 17 Apr

Waveney Wolves 20-38 London SmokeSaturday in Lowestoft on a near Spring day there was a five team flag football league meeting hosted by the Waveney Wolves.  There was no doubting the visiting teams commitment as many had substantial journeys.  We particularly enjoyed at least one game starting with paper/knife/stone rather than a coin toss.  Like moto enduros we're still a little vague about some rules but were very impressed by the wide range of people playing.

sa 15 Apr

Britain's women whitewashed Sweden's 40-00 today in Worcester.

mo 10 Apr

Gridiron UKThe season opened yesterday in Benfleet with a 6-0 Cards win over Essex Sabres.  Though it was always hard play after a shaky start the Cards ... more here

sa 25 Feb

When we visited the Ipswich Cardinals last Sunday we found a lot ... more here  Gridiron UK

su 22 Jan
Chinese New Year of the Rabbit

Gridiron UKThis afternoon's UWE Bullets at the UEA Pirates In Norwich POSTPONED because of pitch conditions.  Last home game of the Pirates' season and UWE is University of the West of England in Bristol.

we 28 Dec

... and then give him a bro pat  Gridiron UK

sa 10 Dec

Gridiron UKThis morning's Norwich Devils Women american football Rookies unsurprisingly cancelled because of a frozen pitch.

fr 4 Nov

Gridiron UKLike the week before last Sunday's UEA Pirates 19-12 Cardiff Cobras started off damp but after bit the rain relented.  As often in Britball the kicking ... more here

mo 24 Oct

Gridiron UKAlthough there wasn't the promised thunder storm yesterday in ... more here

tu 23 Jul

Gridiron UKDespite that there Facepack making it increasingly difficult to curate a photo collection we now have a flag football album.

su 17 Jul

Gridiron UKThe tragedy of yesterday's four team women's american football in Norwich was that the beer van broke down on the way and never made it.

tu 5 Jul

Gridiron UKA very welcome Cards win Sunday but it was stressful for the spectators.  Well within the final two minute warning the visitors touched down but ... more here

mo 20 Jun

Gridiron UKThe rain Saturday in Peterborough didn't ruin the second round of the Women's Central Division but it did dampen it a bit.  Fortunately the ... more here

sa 21 May

Ipswich Cardinals 13-32 Norwich DevilsPoignant last Sunday as the Ipswich Cardinals v Norwich Devils home game was the first without the management of Ralph and Jan ... more here

tu 17 May


In Cambridge Saturday's Varsity game for the first three quarters looked like anCambridge Pythons suporters Oxford Lancers win if not a repeat of last year's 36-00 Pythons whitewash.  In Q4 two Python break away running touchdowns and converted points after led to a 14-12 copiously supported win.  In the third quarter if the Lancers on fourth and goal had attempted and completed a field goal they would have won but they didn't know that at the time.

Our journey to the game was hindered by a 30 minute tail back at the Cambridge end of the M11.  It was still there the next day and now the A14 was closed by an accident east bound between junctions 31-35, four junctions?  Confusingly eastbound at Cambridge junction numbers jump from 26 to 31.

tu 26 Apr

Ipswich Cardinals 00-10 Colchester GladiatorsSunday at a new and military looking sports facility on the Mersea side of Colchester the Ipswich Cardinals played the Colchester Gladiators. ... more here

tu 12 Apr

Gridiron UKFor one day only Sunday the Ipswich Cardinals moved round the corner to train amongst the dog walkers on the Dumbarton Road Rec.  Two ... more here

fr 8 Apr

Norwich Devils Women's Rookie DayThe Norwich Devils Women start their season next month at the Sandwell Steelers (that's Birmingham).

sa 5 Mar

Norwich Devils WomenCrikey!  The Norwich Devils Women have bought us a whole handful of coffeesBuy us a coffee, how very kind.  Their season starts in May and they host a four team tournament in Norwich and July.

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