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CRICKET: Bowlers keep Wiltshire in with a chance

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Tahir Afridi took 11 wickets in the match for Wiltshire

7:58am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

WILTSHIRE'S bowlers struck back to give the home side a slender chance of ekeing out a victory rom their Unicorns Championship Western Division clash with Devon at Devizes yesterday.

RACING: Charlton plots next move for Al Kazeem

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Al Kazeem,  pictured above winning the Prince Of Wales’s Stakes at Royal Ascot, is favourite to land the Juddmonte International at York today

1:14pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

BECKHAMPTON trainer Roger Charlton has revealed a tilt at next month's Juddmonte International at York is "unlikely" for multiple Group One winner Al Kazeem following his pleasing return to action at Newbury on Saturday.

BELLE VUE ACES 41 SWINDON ROBINS 49: Flying Dane is Swindon's Ace in the pack

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

9:12am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

PETER Kildemand was the hero of the hour as he jetted 2,500 miles to help Swindon Robins continue their play-off push with a 49-41 win at Belle Vue last night.

Live SPEEDWAY LIVE: Belle Vue Aces 41 Swindon Robins 49

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: SPEEDWAY LIVE: Swindon Robins v Leicester Lions

7:11pm Monday 21st July 2014

Build-up, live meeting updates and reaction from the Robins' trip to Manchester to take on Belle Vue.

WILTSHIRE CRICKET LEAGUE: Mansell haul boosts All Cannings

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

4:00pm Monday 21st July 2014

GRAHAM Mansell played a starring role with the ball as All Cannings dented the promotion hopes of Swindon United Churches and took themselves further away from the bottom of the table with a 51-run win in Division Two.

FOOTBALL: First Division quartet start league campaign away from home

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

3:32pm Monday 21st July 2014

CORSHAM Town, Calne Town, Warminster Town and Chippenham Park will all kick off the new Toolstation League First Division campaign away from home next month.

SAILING: Tributes for Devizes sailor Farrow

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Andrew Farrow in action

11:30am Monday 21st July 2014

TRIBUTES have been paid to paralysed sailor Andrew Farrow from Devizes who has died.

MOTORCYCLING: Tommy bounces back for fourth at Brands

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

1:12pm Monday 21st July 2014

TOMMY Bridewell shrugged off a first-race retirement to clinch fourth in the second outing of the MCE Insurance British Superbike Championship at Brands Hatch yesterday.

RACING: Hannon eyes Longchamp test for Tiggy Wiggy

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Trainer Richard Hannon during the stable visit at Richard Hannon's Herridge Racing Stables in Marlborough. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Tuesday April 22, 2014. See PA story RACING Hannon. Photo credit should read: Andrew Matthews/PA Wire. (5

10:51am Monday 21st July 2014

SATURDAY'S stunning Weatherbys Super Sprint winner Tiggy Wiggy could swerve next month's Coolmore Nunthorpe Stakes at York and instead wait until October to take on her elders in the Prix de l'Abbaye at Longchamp.

EQUESTRIAN: Meade 30th in Aachen

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Harry Meade and Wild Lone complete the final showjumping phase at Badminton on Sunday, on their weay to third place

10:40am Monday 21st July 2014

WEST Littleton rider Harry Meade finished in 30th position at the DHL Preis in Aachen, Germany, at the weekend as Great Britain retained the lead after the fifth leg of the FEI Nations Cup event.

PRE-SEASON: Corsham roll over New Street in friendly opener

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Corsham Town chief Trevor Rawlings

9:59am Monday 21st July 2014

CORSHAM Town kicked off their pre-season schedule by putting Andover New Street to the sword last weekend.

RACING: McCoy toasts new landmark

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: File photo dated 07/11/2013 of Tony McCoy celebrating his 4000th winner after victory in the Weatherbys Novices´ Hurdle at Towcester Racecourse. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Friday November 8, 2013. Tony McCoy accepts retirement from the sad

9:19am Monday 21st July 2014

TONY McCoy grabbed the headlines on Saturday as he surpassed Martin Pipe's total of career winners with his 4,192nd success aboard It's A Gimme in the Betfred Summer Plate at Market Rasen.

CRICKET: Goatacre secure welcome win

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Burbage new boy Michael Papps in action for New Zealand

9:00am Monday 21st July 2014

GOATACRE put distance between themselves and the Wadworth 6X West of England League Premier Two drop zone and dented their hosts' promotion prospects with an eight-run victory at Clevedon on Saturday.

A look inside the life of Swindon Robins’ Aussie starlet

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:30am Monday 21st July 2014

NICK Morris has achieved more by the tender age of 20 than most speedway riders do in their entire careers, but the youngster is fully aware of how many steps he still needs to take to reach the top.

Kildemand: 'It’s my time to shine'

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:30am Monday 21st July 2014

PETER Kildemand knows he needs to put in a big performance in the opening round of the World Cup next week if he’s to earn a spot in the Danish side for the later stages of the competition.

Batch aims for success on the road

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Troy  Batchelor

5:30am Monday 21st July 2014

CAPTAIN Troy Batchelor is hopeful his side will be able to convert his side’s recent run of home wins into success on the road this evening when the Robins travel to Belle Vue.

Rosco’s got a Vue to a kill tonight

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Robins’ boss Alun Rossiter looks down as his side slip to a late defeat against Wolves

5:30am Monday 21st July 2014

ALUN Rossiter has insisted a positive frame of mind is vital as his side bid to continue their play-off push at Belle Vue this evening.

CRICKET: Visitors Devon make solid start against Wiltshire at Devizes

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Jake Roberts, who took eight wickets in total against Dorset, bowls on day three

10:21pm Sunday 20th July 2014

VISITORS Devon made a solid start to the crucial Unicorns Championship Western Division clash against Wiltshire at Devizes today.

Kildemand starts well but can only finish third in SEC race-off

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

9:15pm Sunday 20th July 2014

ROBINS’ number one Peter Kildemand fell at the penultimate hurdle of the European Speedway Championships (SEC) latest round in Togliatti, Russia.

RACING: Hannon bides time over Newbury winner

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

3:37pm Sunday 20th July 2014

WILTSHIRE trainer Richard Hannon is in no rush to commit Tiggy Wiggy to a run in next month's Coolmore Nunthorpe Stakes at York.

Kildemand convinced he'll be fit for Russian outing

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Peter Kildemand (Swindon Robins)

5:30am Saturday 19th July 2014

PETER Kildemand is confident he will be fully fit as he looks to continue his European Championship push in the second round in Russia tomorrow night.

BASKETBALL: Deane is courting success

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:00pm Friday 18th July 2014

CHIPPENHAM basketballer Deane Williams is hoping to make his mark against some of the best youngsters in Europe when he plays for England U18s at the European U18 Championships in Turkey next week.

CRICKET: ‘Title win will ease agony’

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Wiltshire skipper Mike Coles hits a six on his way to a half-century against Cornwall on Sunday (Picture by Trevor Porter)

4:00pm Friday 18th July 2014

WILTSHIRE captain Mike Coles wants his side to use the pain of missing out on a one-day trophy final as motivation for their assault on the Unicorns Championship title.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Mile cause for Bishop’s smile

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

3:00pm Friday 18th July 2014

DAVE Bishop’s preparations for the Commonwealth Games have been given a big boost after he gained membership of a very special club, writes Kevin Fahey.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Wales could Pross-per

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

2:00pm Friday 18th July 2014

LEWIS Prosser reckons he and his Wales teammates have every chance of pulling off a few shocks at the Commonwealth Games.

AMERICAN FOOTBALL: Team taking Chippenham by Storm?

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

12:00pm Friday 18th July 2014

SWINDON Storm are looking to expand into Chippenham following a successful taster session last weekend.

CRICKET: Few complaints as county’s run halted

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

11:00am Friday 18th July 2014

WILTSHIRE were forced to endure an unwelcome reunion with defeat last weekend as their Unicorns Knockout Trophy run came to an end in the semi-finals.

CRICKET: Opportunity lost as Corsham lose chance to steal a march in top-flight battle

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

10:50am Friday 18th July 2014

HINDSIGHT left a sour taste for Corsham captain Pete Dennett as his side missed out on the opportunity to climb up the Premier One table last weekend.

CRICKET: Five from De Souza keeps Potterne in hunt for league honours

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

10:40am Friday 18th July 2014

POTTERNE remain among the challengers for Premier Two honours as they clinched a five-wicket win at Minehead.

CRICKET: Baker turns the heat on rivals in derby clash

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

10:30am Friday 18th July 2014

BIDDESTONE got back to winning ways in the Glos/Wilts Division last weekend as they beat county rivals Warminster by 87 runs.

CRICKET: Burbage show fighting spirit

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

10:20am Friday 18th July 2014

BURBAGE & Easton Royal skipper Tom Wallbridge hopes his side carry on not knowing when they’ve been beaten.

FOOTBALL: It's a Gas for William

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

9:30am Friday 18th July 2014

CHIPPENHAM youngster William Larvin will continue chasing his dream of becoming a professional footballer when he officially joins Bristol Rovers’ academy next season.

Swindon Robins 47 Leicester Lions 43

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:30am Friday 18th July 2014

ALUN Rossiter insisted serious changes need to be made to the Abbey Stadium track in the wake of Swindon’s narrow win over Leicester last night.

SPEEDWAY LIVE: Swindon Robins 47 Leicester Lions 43

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: SPEEDWAY LIVE: Swindon Robins v Leicester Lions

7:17pm Thursday 17th July 2014

Live updates and reaction from the Robins' home clash with Leicester.

ANGLING: Bird earns Trowbridge triumph

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: ANGLING: Jamie Rich wins VES league opener at Isle Brewers

1:00pm Thursday 17th July 2014

THE Trowbridge Seniors Tuesday match fished at Eden Vale was won by Dickie Bird, from Melksham, with 34 lb of skimmers.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: 2014-15 Southern Football League Premier Division fixture list

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: CHIPPENHAM TOWN: St Neots match set to go ahead

11:46am Thursday 17th July 2014

Home matches in CAPS. Fixtures subject to change

RACING: Al Kazeem booked for Newbury

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Al Kazeem,  pictured above winning the Prince Of Wales’s Stakes at Royal Ascot, is favourite to land the Juddmonte International at York today

10:54am Thursday 17th July 2014

AL KAZEEM, Beckhampton trainer Roger Charlton's triple Group One winner from last season, makes his return to action in Saturday's Doom Bar Stakes at Newbury.

CHIPPENHAM TOWN: Away trips dominate Bluebirds league start

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Chippenham Town boss Mark Collier

9:14am Thursday 17th July 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town will open their 2014-15 Southern Football League Premier Division campaign with a trip to Biggleswade Town on August 9.

Rossiter still targeting Elite League play-offs

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Robins' boss Alun Rossiter

5:30am Thursday 17th July 2014

ALUN Rossiter has insisted the play-offs remain a realistic proposition for his Swindon side as they bid to keep their good run of form going against Leicester this evening.

Batchelor anticipating a tricky test from Leicester

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Troy Batchelor of Swindon Robins (8157942)

5:30am Thursday 17th July 2014

CAPTAIN Troy Batchelor has insisted tonight’s visit of Leicester will be far from an easy one for the Robins.

CRICKET: Qureshi comes in for Wiltshire

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

3:15pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

Wiltshire have made one change in their side for the Unicorns County Championship match against Devon at Devizes, starting on Sunday (11am).

Game on: new home for football and rugby in Melksham

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

3:15pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

A new 256-seater stadium will be built to the south of Melksham, providing a brand new home for the town’s football and rugby clubs.

RACING: Home assignment for Charlton's Thistle Bird

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Roger Charlton

12:04pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

BECKHAMPTON trainer Roger Charlton has ruled out sending Thistle Bird on a tempting trip to America and will keep her at home for Glorious Goodwood.

FOOTBALL: Shrivenham 0 Chippenham Town 1

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

9:45am Wednesday 16th July 2014

CHIPPENHAM Town picked up a 1-0 win over Shrivenham last night in their first pre-season friendly of the summer.

ATHLETICS: Bishop joins the sub-four minute mile club

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

9:00am Wednesday 16th July 2014

DAVE Bishop’s preparations for the Commonwealth Games have been given a big boost after he gained membership of a very special club.

Cats set to launch their season in style

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: ICE HOCKEY LIVE: Swindon Wildcats v Slough Jets

5:30am Wednesday 16th July 2014

SWINDON Wildcats will officially launch their 2014/15 season on Sunday, August 31.

Batch and PK get World Cup calls

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Hans Andersen and Peter Kildemand are keen on a return to Blunsdon

5:20pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

SWINDON Robins pair Troy Batchelor and Peter Kildemand have both been called up for the World Cup this afternoon.

ATHLETICS: Birmingham bronze means sheer delight for Emily

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

2:00pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

ANYONE who believes that gold is the only currency worth winning in athletics and the other medals are second rate should talk to Emily Hutchinson, writes KEVIN FAHEY.

EQUESTRIAN: Pearce included in British pony squad

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

1:53pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

WILTSHIRE teenager Chelsea Pearce has been named in the final six-strong British squad for the defence of their titles at the 2014 FEI Pony European Championships at Millstreet, Ireland, later this month.

MOTOR RACING: Norton's back with a bang

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

9:00am Tuesday 15th July 2014

VISITING drivers made a big impact on the regular runners in the Castle Combe Circuit’s Formula Ford 1600 race at Retro Race Weekend.




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