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We were excellent, says Diamonds boss Peaks

Andy Peaks once again piled the praise on his in-form AFC Rushden & Diamonds team after an “excellent” performance in last night’s (Tuesday) 4-0 success at Aylesbury FC.

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Captain Liam Dolman scored twice as AFC Rushden & Diamonds moved three points clear at the top with a 4-0 success at Aylesbury FC

Diamonds hit four again as they march on at the top

AFC Rushden & Diamonds’ charge towards promotion continued as they claimed a second 4-0 win in a row at Aylesbury FC.
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Andy Peaks is hoping AFC Rushden & Diamonds can extend their unbeaten run when they head to Aylesbury tonight

Opportunity knocks for in-form Diamonds

Andy Peaks knows an opportunity lies ahead for his AFC Rushden & Diamonds players this evening (Tuesday).

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Andy Peaks was a happy man after AFC Rushden & Diamonds maintained their unbeaten run with a 4-0 victory at Fleet Town

Peaks' delight as Diamonds' 'unbelievable' run goes on

Andy Peaks was delighted with his AFC Rushden & Diamonds players as their “unbelievable” run of form continued with a 4-0 victory at Fleet Town.

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Luke Fairlamb capped a man-of-the-match display by scoring AFC Rushden & Diamonds' final goal in the 4-0 success at Fleet Town

Table-topping Diamonds march on with comfortable away win

AFC Rushden & Diamonds maintained top spot in the Evo-Stik South League East with an impressive 4-0 success at Fleet Town.

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Jack Westbrook will be back in the AFC Rushden & Diamonds squad this weekend after he was rested for Tuesday's BigFreeBet.com Challenge Cup clash with Hitchin Town

Peaks expects Diamonds to dig deep at Fleet

Andy Peaks believes AFC Rushden & Diamonds will have to dig deep as they bid to keep their charge at the top of the Evo-Stik South League East going this weekend.

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Jack Ashton is back and playing a part in AFC Rushden & Diamonds' promotion challenge

Diamond Jack is back and feeling stronger than ever

It’s been a long journey for Jack Ashton but the defender is now back in the thick of things at AFC Rushden & Diamonds - and playing like he’s never been away.

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AFC Rushden & Diamonds boss Andy Peaks was pleased with his team's display against Hitchin Town

Peaks 'more than pleased' despite Diamonds' cup exit

Andy Peaks was “more than pleased” with another impressive showing by AFC Rushden & Diamonds against higher-ranked opposition last night (Tuesday).

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Action from AFC Rushden & Diamonds' 0-0 draw with Marlow at the weekend. Picture by Alison Bagley

No pressure on Diamonds for Hitchin cup clash

AFC Rushden & Diamonds boss Andy Peaks believes tonight’s (Tuesday) BigFreeBet.com Challenge Cup clash with Hitchin Town provides his team with a “free shot”.

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Andy Peaks watches on during AFC Rushden & Diamonds' 0-0 draw with Marlow. Pictures by Alison Bagley

Mixed feelings for Peaks as Diamonds' winning run is ended

Andy Peaks admitted to being frustrated after AFC Rushden & Diamonds’ nine-game winning streak was ended as they were held to a 0-0 draw by Marlow at Hayden Road.

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SATURDAY SPORT - Poppies knocked off the top while Diamonds are held

Kettering Town were knocked off top spot in the Evo-Stik South League Premier as they suffered a fourth defeat of the season when going down 3-2 at Basingstoke Town.

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Richard Bunting has left AFC Rushden & Diamonds with high praise from boss Andy Peaks

Dolman named Diamonds captain as Bunting departs

Richard Bunting has left AFC Rushden & Diamonds to join United Counties League Premier Division high-fliers Wisbech Town.

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Liam Dolman missed AFC Rushden & Diamonds' 1-0 win at Bedford Town on New Year's Day due to illness

Diamonds bidding for a perfect 10

Andy Peaks insists AFC Rushden & Diamonds will “take nothing from granted” as they bid to make it a perfect 10 wins in a row this weekend.
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Ben Farrell grabbed the winner for AFC Rushden & Diamonds as they made it nine league victories in a row with a 1-0 success at Bedford Town

Peaks full of praise as Diamonds' superb run goes on

Andy Peaks paid tribute to his players as AFC Rushden & Diamonds’ staggering run of form continued with a 1-0 success at Bedford Town yesterday (Monday).

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Bedworth United celebrate scoring the only goal of the game as they condemned Corby Town to a third defeat in a row. Picture by Alison Bagley

Diamonds go five clear but Steelmen suffer third loss in a row

AFC Rushden & Diamonds picked up an incredible ninth win in a row as they kicked off the new year by moving five points clear at the top of the Evo-Stik South League East.

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The AFC Rushden & Diamonds players celebrate one of Ryan Robbins' goals on Boxing Day. Diamonds head to Bedford Town for their first game of 2018 today

Table-topping Diamonds still have work to do

Andy Peaks insists there is “still a lot of hard work to do” as AFC Rushden & Diamonds start 2018 on top of the pile in the Evo-Stik South League East.

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Andy Peaks was all smiles as AFC Rushden & Diamonds maintained top spot in the Evo-Stik South League East. Picture by Alison Bagley

Peaks 'really pleased' as Diamonds make it eight in a row

Andy Peaks declared himself “really pleased” after AFC Rushden & Diamonds picked up an eighth win in a row to maintain top spot in the Evo-Stik South League East.

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Ryan Robbins celebrates after scoring one of his three goals in AFC Rushden & Diamonds' 3-1 success over Kempston Rovers at Hayden Road. Pictures by Alison Bagley

VERDICT - Hat-trick hero Robbins keeps Diamonds on course

Ryan Robbins hit a superb 10-minute Boxing Day hat-trick as AFC Rushden & Diamonds’ relentless march at the top of the Evo-Stik South League Premier continued with a 3-1 success over Kempston Rovers at Hayden Road.

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Corby Town celebrate Cameron Healey's goal during the 3-1 win over Spalding United on Saturday. The Steelmen make the short trip to Stamford today (1pm). Picture by Alison Bagley

Poppies, Diamonds and Steelmen all set for Boxing Day action

Kettering Town, AFC Rushden & Diamonds and Corby Town will all be looking to maintain their lofty positions as Boxing Day football takes centre stage this afternoon (Tuesday).

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Tom Lorraine hit the only goal as AFC Rushden & Diamonds won 1-0 at Hanwell Town

Lorraine sends Diamonds to a seventh win in a row

Tom Lorraine hit the only goal as AFC Rushden & Diamonds made it a magnificent seven victories in a row to ensure they will top the Evo-Stik South League East table on Christmas Day.

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