GREETHAM Valley’s Sophie Beardsall didn’t let a hectic schedule deny her some superb results.
THE 17th Stoke Rochford Seniors Open attracted a field of 125 players from 36 clubs.
RUTLAND Water was in excellent form with fish caught in many areas, coinciding with the huge hatches of buzzers, writes Bren Southgate.
THE Melton Times is turning the spotlight on sports and leisure clubs across the borough.
FOUR members of Melton running group, the Pork Pie Plodders will be heading to Scotland later this month to run the Edinburgh Marathon in aid of Cancer Research UK.
Midweek Youth Floodlit League
INTERNATIONAL football returns to the borough this weekend when Mowbray Rangers host their sixth international football festival.
THE world’s first £1million footballer came to town last week to inspire the next generation of players.
MELTON Lions were crowned the new Melton Sunday League last weekend after an emphatic win over the side they displaced.
Leics Under 12s League
THE Browning Suzuki Belvoir League have set the dates for their two knockout cup finals.
Grantham and Melton Cricket Association
South Notts League Division A
Everards County League
MELTON RFC are set to honour a club stalwart with a sponsored cycle ride in aid of his favourite charity.
MELTON RFC Under 13s rounded off their season with a fine 44-17 win at Paviors on Sunday.
MELTON RFC Under 11s capped their season with the Land Rover Premiership Cup hosted by the Leicester Tigers.
YOUNG Melton rugby players showed their promise at the Leicester Tigers Challenge weekend at Butlins Minehead.
MELTON RFC Under 9s capped a disappointed season with a superb performance at the Leicester Tiger Challenge Cup at Minehead.
STOKE ROCHFORD GC seniors played the second round of their summer Seniors Trophy competition.
MELTON Mowbray Golf Club steward Colin Mitchell mounted a thrilling charge to grab victory in a midlands tournament last week.
A FIELD of 70 ladies took part in Melton Golf Club’s Spring Am-Am on hosted by lady captain Maureen Stapleford.
WALTHAM golfer Niall Doubleday won his second competition in as many weeks with 43 points in the April Saturday Stableford at Stoke Rochford.
STOKE Rochford Golf Club’s mixed team got off to a flying start to the season with an 8-0 whitewash.
THE Melton Hunt Club point-to-point meet at Garthorpe on Sunday have attracted 119 entries for seven races.
WYMESWOLD eventer Lauren Shannon was heartbroken but proud as her four star mount Zero Flight bowed out of elite competition at the very top last weekend.
THE Belton International Horse Trials proved a happy hunting ground once again for eventer Emilie Chandler.
OLD Dalby-based rider George Sewell (Braintree Velo Cycle Racing) took part in a youth race at the superb Elvedon circuit in Norfolk.
FRISBY fencers had a very successful weekend at the British Youth Championship Finals last weekend.
POPULAR Midlands jockey Richard Armson called time on a hugely successful career spanning more than 20 years at a damp Garthorpe.
A NEW sporting event started in Melton this week combining athletic ability with brain power.
THERE was another strong performance from Melton Olympic Cycling Club’s youth riders at Mallory Park last Tuesday.
Women's world number one Serena Williams breezed into the last four of the Internazionali d'Italia in just 56 minutes with a 6-2 6-0 win over Carla Suarez Navarro of Spain.
Tomas Berdych staged a stunning comeback to knock top seed and world number one Novak Djokovic out of the Internazionali d'Italia at the quarter-final stage.
Stoke have launched "a full internal investigation" into reports of an incident at their training ground on Friday, the club announced.
Defender Rio Ferdinand is expected to agree a new contract with Manchester United early next week.
The Premier League has announced that a possible third-place play-off between Chelsea and Arsenal will take place at Villa Park on May 26 - a move which could jeopardise the Blues' tour match against Manchester City in the USA scheduled for the day before.
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