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Diamonds ‘hurt’ as they lose out at Romulus

Andy Peaks admitted his AFC Rushden & Diamonds players were “hurt” by their 3-2 defeat at Romulus.

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SATURDAY SPORT – Ryan is Corby’s hero but Diamonds and Poppies both slip to defeats

Ryan Bell was the unlikely hero for Corby Town as they picked up a priceless 1-0 victory at Ilkeston FC.

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Action from AFC Rushden & Diamonds' 3-0 victory over Rugby Town on Tuesday. Picture by Alison Bagley

Play-off place would be a ‘great achievement’ for Diamonds

Andy Peaks believes it will be a “great achievement” if AFC Rushden & Diamonds go on to secure a play-off place this season.

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AFC Rushden & Diamonds' players celebrate Tom Lorraine's goal during the 3-0 success over Rugby Town. Picture by Alison Bagley

Diamonds’ reaction delights boss Peaks

Andy Peaks was delighted to see his AFC Rushden & Diamonds players give him what he asked for as they bounced back at the first attempt last night (Tuesday).

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Tom Lorraine celebrates after he opened the scoring in AFC Rushden & Diamonds' 3-0 win over Rugby Town. Pictures by Alison Bagley

VERDICT – Job done as Diamonds bounce back

AFC Rushden & Diamonds wasted little time in bouncing back as they comfortably saw off Rugby Town 3-0 at the Dog & Duck.

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MIDWEEK SPORT – Lights go out on Poppies as Diamonds hit back with a win

Kettering Town were denied a potential opportunity to upset Evo-Stik Southern League Premier Division leaders Leamington after the floodlights failed at their Phillips 66 Community Stadium with the Poppies leading 1-0.

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AFC Rushden & Diamonds' players will be hoping to bounce back from their defeat at the weekend when they host Rugby Town tonight

Diamonds bid to bounce back against Rugby

AFC Rushden & Diamonds may have had their long unbeaten run ended at the weekend but they could climb to a season-high of fourth place if they hit back this evening (Tuesday).

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Match action as AFC Rushden & Diamonds' 19-match unbeaten run was ended by a 5-2 home defeat to Kidsgrove Athletic. Pictures by Alison Bagley

No ‘ranting and raving’ from Diamonds boss Peaks

Andy Peaks insisted there was no “ranting and raving” in the home dressing-room after AFC Rushden & Diamonds’ unbeaten run was finally ended on Saturday.

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Kidsgrove Athletic score their first goal as AFC Rushden & Diamonds suffered a 5-2 home defeat. Pictures by Alison Bagley

Poor defending to blame as Diamonds’ run is ended

Andy Peaks admitted AFC Rushden & Diamonds were punished for some poor defending as their long unbeaten run in the Evo-Stik Northern Premier League Division One South finally came to an end.

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SATURDAY SPORT – Diamonds’ run ended in emphatic style while Steelmen seal another point

AFC Rushden & Diamonds’ long unbeaten run in the Evo-Stik Northern Premier League Division One South was finally ended as they suffered a 5-2 defeat to Kidsgrove Athletic at the Dog & Duck.

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The AFC Rushden & Diamonds players can make it 20 league games without defeat when they take on Kidsgrove Athletic tomorrow

Diamonds bidding to make it a top 20

AFC Rushden & Diamonds have the chance to make it an incredible 20 league games without defeat on tomorrow (Saturday).

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Andy Peaks believes AFC Rushden & Diamonds will be in the play-off mix as long as they maintain their high standards

Diamonds can stay in the mix if standards are maintained

Andy Peaks has no doubts that AFC Rushden & Diamonds can remain in the hunt for a play-off place as long as they maintain their high standards.

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Andy Peaks' AFC Rushden & Diamonds side made it through to the third round of the Integro League Cup

Cup progress pleases Diamonds boss Peaks

Andy Peaks was happy to see AFC Rushden & Diamonds return to action with a victory last night (Tuesday).

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Ben Farrell scored twice in Diamonds' 3-1 success at Rugby Town

Farrell at the double as Diamonds ease through

AFC Rushden & Diamonds secured their place in the third round of the Integro League Cup thanks to a 3-1 success at Rugby Town.

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Nabil Shariff is struggling with a knock ahead of AFC Rushden & Diamonds' Integro Cup clash at Rugby Town tonight

Peaks wants Diamonds to keep it going in the cup

Andy Peaks is keen to see AFC Rushden & Diamonds “keep the momentum going” when they return to action tonight (Tuesday).

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SATURDAY SPORT – Steelmen move off the bottom with fine win while Poppies are also victorious

Corby Town moved off the bottom of the Evo-Stik Northern Premier League Premier Division for the first time since the end of October as they made it two wins in a row with a fine 2-1 success at play-off contenders Matlock Town.

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AFC Rushden & Diamonds are unbeaten in 19 league matches but boss Andy Peaks believes there is still room for improvement

Peaks still striving for more from in-form Diamonds

Andy Peaks believes there are still areas that could do with improvement in his AFC Rushden & Diamonds squad, even though their incredible unbeaten run continued this week.

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Andy Peaks was pleased to see AFC Rushden & Diamonds 'find a way' to fight back and win 2-1 at Bedworth United

Peaks so happy to see in-form Diamonds ‘find a way’

Andy Peaks was delighted to see his AFC Rushden & Diamonds side “find a way” to keep their remarkable unbeaten run going.

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BANK HOLIDAY SPORT – A happy new year as Steelmen, Poppies and Diamonds are all victorious

Gary Mills claimed his first win as Corby Town manager as the Steelmen kicked off the new year with an excellent 3-1 victory over Evo-Stik Northern Premier League Premier Division.

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Andy Peaks has high hopes for AFC Rushden & Diamonds this year

Peaks has high hopes for Diamonds in the new year

Andy Peaks believes there is a lot for AFC Rushden & Diamonds to look forward to as they head into 2017.

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