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Matt Webster and Tyree Hollins make a tackle against the Bombers
Matt Webster and Tyree Hollins make a tackle against the Bombers The Canadian Press.

GAME DAY: Riders looking for 2nd straight win in Banjo Bowl

By Joel Gasson
September 12, 2015 - 6:12pm Updated: September 12, 2015 - 11:17pm

After losing nine games in a row to open the regular season, the Saskatchewan Roughriders hope to pick up their second win in a row against the Winnipeg Blue Bombers.

The Riders have traveled east to the Manitoba capital for the annual Banjo Bowl rematch at Investors Group Field.

The coin toss at the Labour Day Classic.
The coin toss at the Labour Day Classic. The Canadian Press.

Regina mayor, Rider fans getting tuned up for trip to Banjo Bowl

By Kevin Martel
September 11, 2015 - 12:26pm Updated: September 12, 2015 - 6:36am

The customary zingers are flying and the bets are on as fans of the Saskatchewan Roughriders and Winnipeg Blue Bombers gear up for the Banjo Bowl.

It’s a fitting game for the rubber match of the season between the two West Division rivals.

Rider fans a Mosaic Stadium during the Labour Day Classic.
Rider fans a Mosaic Stadium during the Labour Day Classic. Adriana Christianson, News Talk Radio Staff.

Sliver of optimism renewed for Rider fans ahead of Banjo Bowl

By Kevin Martel
September 8, 2015 - 5:40pm

The goose egg was finally broken over the Labour Day weekend as the Saskatchewan Roughriders found that all elusive first win of the season.

Even though the team is still in last place, the 37-19 triumph over the Winnipeg Blue Bombers was enough to light a spark in Rider Nation.

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