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Melton Charity Cup: Quorn thrash Asfordby

Asfordby FC Under 15s suffered a heavy defeat as the Melton Charity Cup returned on Tuesday evening.

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Cricket: Egerton Park and Thorpe Arnold begin pre-season training

With the start of the new cricket season under two months away, two of our clubs begin their preparations this week.

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Iman Barlow raring to go for homecoming world title clash

Globe-trotting world champion Iman Barlow is keen to impress her raucous home support when she makes her Melton fight return next month.

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Lake View: Morton and Cross into Middy final

Derbyshire angler Aaron Morton took the week’s biggest competition haul at lake View Fishery to book his place in the Middy Xtreme Autumn/Winter Final on Saturday, March 11.

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RUMOUR MILL: Rooney’s China moves hinges on cup final place | Conte signs Chelsea extension | Koeman to splash cash on Oxlade-Chamberlain |Spurs set to move for Isco

Wayne Rooney’s big-money move to China could hinge on whether the Manchester United striker is named in the squad for the EFL Cup final. (Telegraph)

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Super Melton Foxes denied by late Coalville winner

Melton Foxes Under 18s matched unbeaten title favourites Coalville Ravens from the first whistle, but an agonising late goal denied them a share of the spoils.

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Five-star Tinsley helps Holwell Sports rout Ellistown

Holwell Sports closed in on the East Midlands Counties League top 10 on Tuesday evening as they routed rock-bottom Ellistown and Ibstock at Welby Road.

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Sleaford schoolgirl wins British ice skating crown

After injury ended one sporting career, Sleaford schoolgirl Fiona Lucas has bounced back in style as a British champion ice skater.

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Young brothers join Melton Olympic Cycling Club’s reliability trial

Melton Olympic Cycling Club welcomed its youngest-ever riders for their pre-season reliability trial last weekend.

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Melton IBC’s last hope for national finals bows out

Melton Indoor Bowls Club’s last hope of representation at the national indoor finals ended with defeat in the area semi-finals last week.

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Holwell Sports hold off Anstey fightback for deserved win

Holwell Sports did well to subdue a second-half resurgence from a plucky Anstey Nomads side and send fans home happy on Saturday.

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Take part in charity Swimathon at Melton Waterfield Leisure Centre

Keen swimmer? Could you help Marie Curie raise funds for people with terminal illnesses?

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Melton Hockey: Firsts’ winning run ended by Derwent

High-flying Derwent ended Melton’s three-game winning streak, but the hosts felt they had done enough for a share of the spoils.

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Melton Town denied by late Raunds equaliser

Mid-table rivals Melton Town and Raunds Town shared the spoils after an entertaining 1-1 draw at the Melton Sports Village on Saturday.

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Paviors bring Melton RFC back down to earth

After their stunning win over Old Northamptonians, it was back down to earth on Saturday as Melton were beaten by in-form Paviors.

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Toni Kroos (photo: Shutterstock).

Manchester United revive interest in Kroos | Lincoln City heroes receive £5k bonus each | Newcastle United ‘too honest’

Real Madrid are believed to be the latest club interested in luring striker Moussa Dembele away from Celtic Park (The Mirror).

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Asfordby Amateurs Girls’ set for potential title decider

Asfordby Amateurs Under 12s Girls’ are set for an exciting title decider later this month after their chief rivals suffered their first defeat of the season.

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Muay Thai Assassins in final preparations for March show

The Muay Thai Assassin fighters have just over two weeks to prepare for their first show of the year at Melton’s market Tavern on Saturday, March 4.

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Stoke Rochford golf: Hamilton extends Winter Warmers lead

Stoke Rochford golf: Hamilton extends Winter Warmers lead

The latest in Stoke Rochford Golf Club’s seniors Winter Warmer series was a Waltzer.

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Melton junior footballers get up close with Premier League trophy

Lucky young footballers and their coaches got up close and personal with the biggest prize in English football last Thursday when the Premier League trophy came to town.

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