Sport

24 Apr 2014 15:30

Plenty effort but no reward for Greenyards Girls

THE bare facts of the scoreline belied a performance from both sides in the Sarah Beany Cup final, with Murrayfield Wanderers outpointing Melrose 68-20.

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24 Apr 2014 08:30

Kings title race heats up

THE Borders Kings of the Sevens series gained momentum on Sunday with Melrose and Gala leading the charge for the title and prize-money.

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24 Apr 2014 06:30 • Nadia Vidinova

Lewis steers towards World Cup

He’s been mountain biking since he was a tot, racking up over 100 races. Now 20-year-old Lewis Buchanan is appealing to the Peeblesshire community to help him get to the World Cup.

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23 Apr 2014 18:30 • David Knox

Lucy joins Commonwealth cast

ACCORDING to Borders swim coach Alex Jordan the BEST is still to come - despite two of his young proteges swimming their way to the Commonwealth Games pool.

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23 Apr 2014 17:30 • Ally McGilvray

Melrose win Matt Lochrie tournament

MELROSE under 15s won the Matt Lochrie Memorial Cup for the first time at the weekend.

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23 Apr 2014 12:30

Hitting the hills with Gala Cycling Club

GALA Cycling Club took to the hills last Wednesday night - and what a hill to get your teeth into, the climb up Lindean.

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23 Apr 2014 07:30 • David Knox

Race is on for MTB Championships deadline

IT may not be a sprint, but you had better hurry if you want a place in this year’s British MTB Marathon Championships.

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21 Apr 2014 07:30

Jim Clark entries now open

The entry list is now open for the Jim Clark Rally and Jim Clark Reivers Rally which will take to the roads of Berwickshire late next month.

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20 Apr 2014 14:30

Gala CC in top gear

THE racing resumed at Gala Cycling Club on Wednesday night after foul weather on the course the previous week forced a last minute decision to abandon the race for the riders safety.

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19 Apr 2014 18:30 • Ally McGilvray

Op opts to stay with Gala

SAMOAN star Opeta Palepoi has committed his future to Gala - at least for another year.

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19 Apr 2014 07:00 • Ally McGilvray

Cancer cause players lift Vets trophy

A RUGBY team made up of players from around the world who have either had cancer or had a member of their family diagnosed with the disease won the seventh annual Davidson Chalmers Vets tournament in Melrose on Friday.

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18 Apr 2014 15:30 • Ally McGilvray

Hawick coach slams Border League decision

HAWICK head coach Phil Leck watched his side knock Gala out of the Melrose Sevens at the weekend and then branded the decision to give their rivals a bye into the final of the Border League at the expense of his players “pathetic”.

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18 Apr 2014 08:30 • Ally McGilvray

Rose in pole position

MELROSE remain in pole position to retain their Kings of the Sevens title this season - despite being knocked out their home tournament by runners-up Edinburgh Accies at the semi-final stage.

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17 Apr 2014 15:30 • David Knox

Stampgate costs Leithe a shot at title

ANGRY football bosses in Innerleithen are taking their fight for the Border Amateur title all the way to Hampden.

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17 Apr 2014 08:30 • Ally McGilvray

Isles blessed to be in Melrose

HE is regarded as the fastest player in rugby after changing sports from athletics in 2012.

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16 Apr 2014 16:30

Rose rise to Hawick challenge

ON the best day of the year, Mansfield Park basked in glorious sunshine and Kings of the Sevens title holders, Melrose, sparkled to lift the Hawick Sevens Cup on Saturday for the first time in 40 years with a 24-17 win over Edinburgh Accies, last winners in 1936, in a tense final.

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16 Apr 2014 14:30 • Ally McGilvray

Blow for St Boswells

ST BOSWELLS have been disqualified from the RBS Bowl Final after allegedly breaching national competition rules.

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16 Apr 2014 08:30 • Ally McGilvray

Duo depart for New Zealand

THEY have grown up at the Greenyards. And have played their part in the club’s success this year.

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15 Apr 2014 07:45 • Kate Smail

Open all hours at Tweedlove

TweedLove 2014 is officially open for business as all 40 of its remaining events are now open for entry.

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14 Apr 2014 07:30

O'Hare lands Tweeddale Sports Award

FUTURE and established stars thronged the stage at a major awards ceremony last Friday in Peebles to underline the strength of sporting talent in the area.

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