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5 Mar 2015 20:30

Campese heads Greenyards fundraiser

AUSTRALIAN rugby legend David Campese was the principal guest speaker at a dinner to be held at Melrose RFC on Friday night.

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5 Mar 2015 16:30 • David Knox

Lowland League round-up - City set to party

EDINBURGH City placed one hand on the Lowland League trophy on Saturday as the ended an 11-match unbeaten run by East Kilbride.

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5 Mar 2015 10:30

Miller time arrives at Gala Fairydean Rovers

MIDFIELDER Billy Miller bagged his first ever senior hat-trick as Gala romped to a comfortable victory over bottom of the table Threave at Netherdale, writes Rob Fairburn.

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5 Mar 2015 09:30

Selkirk claim title at Aberdeen

IT was a day that Selkirk rugby supporters had anticipated for long time, and it arrived with more than a little pomp and ceremony on open ground in Aberdeen, writes Atholl Innes.

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4 Mar 2015 18:30

Wasps claim the Bowl at Murrayfield

MELROSE ran in eight tries on their way to lifting the Under-18 National Youth League Bowl at the national stadium.

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4 Mar 2015 11:30

Jed Thistle at the double

JED Thistle successfully defended their National Youth League Cup title at BT Murrayfield on Sunday.

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3 Mar 2015 12:30

Selkirk High's hockey girls win South Cup

ON Saturday the South Schools 1st X1 Hockey Tournament took place with eight schools competing from across the region.

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2 Mar 2015 07:30 • Ally McGilvray

10 in 10 aim for marathon man Chris

A BUS driver from the Borders has pledged to run 10 consecutive marathons in 10 days to raise money for a charity that works with vulnerable young people.

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1 Mar 2015 08:30 • David Knox

Just champion from Chirnside Chasers

NEW kids on the block, Chirnside Chasers, returned from the National Cross Country Championships with a silver team award.

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28 Feb 2015 08:30 • Ally McGilvray

Rose are in Championship winning form

MELROSE Head Coach John Dalziel watched his side take another step towards being crowned Scottish champions for a remarkable fourth time in five seasons, with a victory over neighbours Gala at the weekend, and then claimed: “It’s our Cup and we don’t want to let it go”.

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28 Feb 2015 04:30

Hawick's hope for play-offs boosted with Accies win

HAWICK’S resurgence remains unabated with what, in the end, was a comfortable result which sent Edinburgh Accies plummeting out of the Premiership on Saturday at Mansfield Park, writes Atholl Innes.

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28 Feb 2015 04:30

Downie gets Durty at Bowhill

EDINBURGH athlete Rory Downie triumphed in the final - and longest - duathlon of the Bowhill series on Sunday.

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27 Feb 2015 17:30

Jim Clark Museum funding boost

SCOTTISH Borders Council has committed funding of £515,000 towards an enlarged and improved museum to celebrate the life and achievements of two-time Formula One World Champion Jim Clark.

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27 Feb 2015 10:00

Lowland League round-up - Kilby close in on second

EAST Kilbride closed in on second spot after stretching their unbeaten run to 18 weeks at Yarrow Park, writes David Knox.

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26 Feb 2015 18:30

Unbeaten Selkirk move within touching distance of promotion

SELKIRK are now just one win away from securing the BT National League Division 1 title and automatic promotion to the BT Premiership, writes John Smail.

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26 Feb 2015 15:30

Border Amateur round-up - Leithen's South Cup blow

SOUTH Cup holders Leithen Rovers were dumped out of the competition with their worst performance of the season, according to manager Gary Hastie, writes Kenny Paterson.

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26 Feb 2015 12:30

Draw dismay for struggling Kelso

AFTER last week’s heroic performance against Hawick, Kelso slipped back to mediocrity, especially in the second half, against their relegation rivals, Marr, who were making their first appearance at Poynder Park.

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26 Feb 2015 11:15

Smith rings changes for English Counties debut

MELROSE back-row Peter Eccles will pull on the openside flanker jersey to replace Will Bordill and, in the backs, Chris Auld steps up from the bench to replace Ross Curle in the centre.

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26 Feb 2015 10:30

Melrose march on at Netherdale

MELROSE completed the double over Border rivals Gala in the BT Premiership this season with a 24-17 win at Netherdale on Saturday, writes Ally McGilvray.

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26 Feb 2015 06:30

Derby draw delight for Fairydean Rovers

ONCE upon a time, games between Vale and Gala were rather pugnacious affairs, writes Dave Ryce.

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