Sport

28 Aug 2014 17:30

Four front-line changes for Falcons at Hawick

HEAD coach Alan Solomons has named four changes to the starting Edinburgh Rugby side for tomorrow's pre-season match against Newcastle Falcons at Mansfield Park (kick-off 7.45pm).

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28 Aug 2014 17:30

Charity is championed at the Greenyards

RUGBY and Breast Cancer benefitted from this BT Charity Shield Game on Saturday at The Greenyards, and now the clash between league and cup winners could become an annual event.

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28 Aug 2014 08:30 • David Knox

Team talk works for Selkirk

A HALF-TIME dressing down had the desired effect for Stevie Forrest’s unbeaten team on Saturday.

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28 Aug 2014 07:30

Pre-season bonus for Gala

HOLDERS Gala went one more step than the rest by fitting in two Booker Border League games ahead of the new season, and emerged winners at Netherdale with a bonus point to set the pace.

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27 Aug 2014 16:30

President hails professional ambition ahead of new season

SCOTTISH Rugby's newly appointed President, Ian Rankin has expressed his enthusiasm for the new club season at the launch of the BT leagues, which took place at BT Murrayfield Stadium today.

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27 Aug 2014 16:30

Golden GB debut for Samantha

GORDON golden girl Sammi Kinghorn let out a tear or two after claiming an impressive third title at the IPC Athletics European Championships in Swansea on Thursday.

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27 Aug 2014 12:30

Allum's late hat-trick agony for Gala

IN his match programme notes, Gala boss Stevie Noble praised his side for their new found defensive toughness – only to watch his side leak six goals to league leaders Edinburgh City.

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24 Aug 2014 16:30

Wight in line for return to Melrose

SCOTLAND Sevens star Scott Wight could be set to make a sensational return to hometown club Melrose this season.

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23 Aug 2014 10:30

Selkirk on the Wright track

FORMER Scotland star Peter Wright took charge of Selkirk in a competitive fixture for the first time at the weekend and then revealed he believes his side are good enough to win the league.

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22 Aug 2014 14:30

Aussie flies in to Helps out Melrose

MELROSE are expected to be without key kicker Joe Helps for the first eight weeks of the new season after he was injured in his side’s Border League victory over Selkirk at the weekend.

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19 Aug 2014 12:30

Jones staying at Scotstoun

FORMER Selkirk star Lee Jones will be available to play for the Warriors next season after agreeing a new one-year deal with the club.

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18 Aug 2014 11:30 • Ally McGilvray

Borthwick injury 'another major blow' for Gala

GALA Head Coach George Graham this week admitted he was “disappointed” to lose Edinburgh prop Ewan McQuillin to rivals Melrose.

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17 Aug 2014 10:30

Judo mission by Rick

A COMMUNITY councillor from Galashiels has revealed he will continue to campaign for judo to become a permanent sport at future Commonwealth Games.

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16 Aug 2014 10:30

Tour o' Borders hailed a success

MORE than two thousand cyclists took part in one of the region’s biggest cycling events at the weekend.

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14 Aug 2014 10:30 • David Knox

Gala run ends in injury time agony

HIGH-flying Gala crashed back down to earth on Saturday in a cruel conclusion to their clash with defending champions Spartans.

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13 Aug 2014 15:30

We’re the famous Fairydean Rovers and we’re going to Wembley

MEMBERS of Gala Fairydean Rovers Youths had an experience of a lifetime on Sunday as they joined the McDonald’s Parade around the Wembley pitch prior to the Community Shield showdown between Arsenal and Manchester City.

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13 Aug 2014 13:30 • David Knox

Selkirk boss Forrest pleads for greater protection

SELKIRK’S surge towards the top of the Lowland League continued on Saturday after they stunned last season’s runners-up Stirling University.

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13 Aug 2014 07:30 • David Knox

Fairydean Rovers kick off with win over Vale

FAIRYDEAN Rovers manager Steven Noble hailed his players after they recorded back-to-back wins to kick start their league campaign.

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12 Aug 2014 18:30

Garry’s rescue mission for Selkirk

SELKIRK boss Steve Forrest watched Garry O’Connor use his head to rescue a point for the Souters – then accused referee Alan Hogg of losing his.

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12 Aug 2014 09:30

Sports Academy inspires young stars in Borders

BORDERS Sport and Leisure has declared the 2014 Sports Academy as one of the best yet.

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