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Wymneswold FC out for county cup final revenge

Wymeswold manager Shaun Wilkes wants his side to learn from their mistakes as they look to lift the County FA Saturday Intermediate Cup next week.

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Barkby United’s outgoing skipper piles up the prizes at club awards

Barkby United Cricket Club held their annual dinner and presentation night at Barkby village hall last week.

Sports Editor’s Blog: Time for refs to get tough with the wind-up merchants

Sports Editor’s Blog: Time for refs to get tough with the wind-up merchants

Our world can seem a blighted, worrying place, especially while it’s manoeuvred around by set of ego-driven leaders who appear at best dumb, and at worst, psychotic,

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Belvoir Half Marathon set to rumble through the Vale

Final preparations are being made for the Belvoir Half-Marathon and Fun with the deadline for entries closing fast.

Melton Marvels cater for all ages and abilities and are based at Long Field Academy EMN-180314-121032002

Netball: Melton Marvels take Championship crown after perfect season

Melton Marvels Netball Club lived up to their name as they stormed to a championship win after a perfect, blemish-free season.

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Belvoir point-to-point meeting postponed as Garthorpe left waterlogged

The disruptive winter forced organisers to postpone Saturday’s latest point-to-point meeting at Garthorpe.

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Jarram confident as Melton Town prepare for Senior County Cup semi-final

Melton Town manager Shane Jarram believes a run to the club’s first-ever County Senior Cup final could be just the tonic to revive a flagging season.

Melton Bowls: Barnstione hold Bowlers in Triples League draw

Melton Bowls: Barnstione hold Bowlers in Triples League draw

Melton Bowlers brought their Warren Triples League campaign to a close with a hard-fought draw against Barnstone on Saturday evening.

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Impressive Holwell Sports KO Gedling to reach league cup semi-finals

Holwell Sports belied the form book as they defeated fancied Gedling on Tuesday night to reach the semi-finals of the East Midlands Counties League Cup.

Will Helliwell makes a break on his return frm Midlands duty EMN-180313-183358002

Positives without points as Melton RFC whitewashed by high-flying Kettering

Despite more late changes to deal with, Melton RFC First XI put up a spirited performance despite the heavy home defeat to title-chasing Kettering.

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Lake View Fishery launch Spring/Summer Series

With the postponed Winter Series final still to take place later this month, Lake View Fishery began the Middy Adrenaline Baits Spring/Summer Series last Wednesday.

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Lomas hat-trick fires Mowbray Rangers to five-star win

Mowbray Rangers Under 13s warmed up for their quarter-final date with a solid victory at in-form Barwell on Sunday.

Hamilton's super seniors team - Barrie Farnsworth, Steve Thompson, Doug Hacking and Doug Gildove EMN-180313-101233002

Hamilton Tennis Club pipped in summer league opener

Hamilton Tennis Club opened its summer season of fixtures last week with a mens super seniors match (formerly over 60s) against Oadby Granville.

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Paralysed fundraiser Claire Lomas meets Princess Anne when she was guest speaker at the Pony Club Conference''Photo: Kieron Tovell EMN-180313-085420001

Claire Lomas thrilled to give a speech with royalty in the front row

Inspirational fundraiser Claire Lomas had a special thrill when she gave a speech to the Pony Club conference because patron Princess Anne was in the front row of the audience.

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Clawson 10k set to celebrate 10th birthday

The Clawson 10k is celebrating its 10th anniversary on Sunday, May 13.

Old Dalby Primary School will go on to represent the area at the county finals EMN-180803-123336002

Old Dalby Primary top sportsability festival

Old Dalby, Sherard and Ab Kettleby primary schools took part in the Melton and Belvoir School Sports Key Stage 2 Sportsability Festival at Melton Sports Village.


Mowbray Rangers hit nine to stun in-form Glenfield

After two poor results, Mowbray Rangers Under 12s returned to winning ways and ended Glenfield’s run of eight straight wins.

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Melton Mowbray Tennis Club return to winning ways at the double

Melton Mowbray Tennis Club’s Loughborough Indoor League teams returned to winning ways with the First and Second teams both collecting positive results.

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Rutland-Melton CiCLE Classic 2018: Course tweak adds fresh challenge

Riders in this year’s Rutland-Melton International CiCLE Classic will have an even tougher task next month after organisers made a late change to the course.

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