This afternoon our first XV take on Banbridge RFC at Rifle Park in the Provincial Town’s Cup
The most successful club is Dungannon with 20 wins (19 outright wins and 1 shared win). The trophy is currently held by Ballyclare RFC.
The Club have a proud history in the Provincial Towns Cup.
Lurgan Rugby have won it on no fewer than on 6 occasions.
Additionally, they were beaten in four Provincial Towns Cup Finals.
Provincial Town’s Cup Winners
1922 Lurgan 6-0 Larne
1925 Lurgan 11-4 Larne
1926 Lurgan 17-8 Donaghadee
1952 Lurgan 11-3 Armagh
1955 Lurgan 3-0 Strabane
1958 Lurgan 11-3 Donaghadee
Provincial Town’s Cup Finalists
1928 Ballymena 3-0 Lurgan
1950 Dungannon 5-3 Lurgan
1956 Bangor 11-6 Lurgan
1959 Portadown 11-0 Lurgan
The Management Committee and all of our club members wish the first XV the best of luck for this afternoon.
May the winner be rugby.