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ATHLETICS: Loren over the moon

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

12:30pm Friday 1st August 2014

LOREN Bleaken is still coming to terms with the fact that she is a World Junior Championship medallist, writes Kevin Fahey.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Talbot keeps his head held high

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Danny Talbot celebrates after winning the 200m in Birmingham today

11:47am Friday 1st August 2014

DANNY Talbot saw his chances of a medal go up in smoke in the Commonwealth Games 200m final but the 23-year-old refused to be too downhearted after the result.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Dai-ing for the season to end after a poor Games

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Dai Greene

11:00am Friday 1st August 2014

DAI Greene is calling time on his season after another disappointing performance at a home Games in Glasgow.

MOTOCROSS: King returns to the Castle with no fears after last years’ injury

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

11:00am Friday 1st August 2014

URCHFONT motocross rider Catherine King doesn’t think that she’ll be put off as she returns to the track where she lost the tip of one her fingers .

CRICKET: Killer Corsham show teeth in seven-wicket win

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

10:30am Friday 1st August 2014

CORSHAM’S Steve Bullen was chuffed to see his team rediscover their killer instinct as they swept aside Weston-super-Mare by seven wickets last weekend.

CRICKET: Goatacre near safety after win over Chard

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

10:20am Friday 1st August 2014

GOATACRE opener Ed Wilkins feels one more victory, against Minehead this weekend, should be enough to keep his side safe in WEPL Premier Two after their latest win against Chard.

CRICKET: Biddestone shock table-toppers

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Biddestone skipper Jamie Mitchell (centre)

10:10am Friday 1st August 2014

SKIPPER Jamie Mitchell was delighted to see his Biddestone side finally show the Glos/Wilts Division just what they’re capable of as they claimed the scalp of league leaders Lechlade last weekend.

CRICKET: Darran’s six appeal too much for Marsh

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

10:00am Friday 1st August 2014

BURBAGE & Easton Royal picked up a vital victory over title rivals Marshfield last weekend but skipper Tom Wallbridge is continuing to preach caution over the villagers’ title quest.

WILTSHIRE LEAGUE CRICKET: Captain’s innings

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

10:00am Friday 1st August 2014

WOOTTON Bassett captain Darren Beasant was happy his side enjoyed the perfect preparation to this weekend’s top-of-the-table showdown with Malmesbury, as they edged out Bradford-on-Avon by six wickets.

Rosco’s praise for champ Woffy

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Swindon Robins and Great Britain boss Alun Rossiter

5:30am Friday 1st August 2014

GREAT Britain boss Alun Rossiter has lavished praise on world champion Tai Woffinden, comparing his captain to legendary Swede Tony Rickardsson.

PRE-SEASON: Chippenham Town 1 Melksham Town 0

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

10:02pm Thursday 31st July 2014

A LEE Phillips goal inside the first five minutes proved enough for Chippenham Town to beat Toolstation League neighbours Melksham Town in a competitive, hard-fought penultimate pre-season friendly of the summer.

Breaking news COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Talbot seventh as the Jamaicans dominate

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Danny Talbot is hoping for a Commonwealth Games run when the England team is announced on Monday

9:24pm Thursday 31st July 2014

DANNY Talbot finished seventh as Jamaica pulled off a clean sweep in the men's 200m final at the Commonwealth Games tonight.

Batchelor and Australia join the World Cup final party

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Troy Batchelor tastes the champage PICTURE COURTESY OF SGP

8:28pm Thursday 31st July 2014

SWINDON Robins will have three representatives in Saturday's World Cup final after Troy Batchelor helped Australia progress from the Race-Off tonight.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Talbot into 200m final

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Danny Talbot celebrates after winning the 200m in Birmingham today

6:41pm Thursday 31st July 2014

TROWBRIDGE Tornado Danny Talbot will go fo glory in tonight's 200m final at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow after finishing second in his semi-final this evening.

Bees fixture rescheduled

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Swindon Robins speedway

4:40pm Thursday 31st July 2014

SWINDON Robins have agreed a new date for their Elite League match at Coventry.

SPORT: Final chance to vote in Stars of Tomorrow

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

2:08pm Thursday 31st July 2014

TODAY is the last day to nominate a young athlete for our Stars of Tomorrow competition being run with Bag4Sport Foundation.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Carlin not complaining

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

1:43pm Thursday 31st July 2014

WILTSHIRE’S Jazz Carlin wasn’t scoffing at a second medal in as many nights on Tuesday, despite just missing out on another gold in Glasgow.

Taylor gets glowing praise after signing new Cats deal

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Floyd Taylor, left

5:30am Thursday 31st July 2014

AARON Nell has hailed Floyd Taylor as one of the best young players in the country after he signed a new deal to remain with Swindon Wildcats.

Batch says Holder is key for Australia

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: REIGNING WORLD CHAMPION: Poole's Chris Holder

5:30am Thursday 31st July 2014

TROY Batchelor has admitted the fitness of former world champion Chris Holder could hold the key to Australia’s chances of making Saturday’s World Cup final.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Talbot cruises through 200m heat

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Danny Talbot celebrates after winning the 200m in Birmingham today

10:38am Wednesday 30th July 2014

DANNY Talbot's quest for a Commonwealth Games medal remains on track after the Trowbridge Tornado breezed into tomorrow's 200m semi-finals.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Second medal for Carlin

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

9:14am Wednesday 30th July 2014

JAZZ Carlin picked up her second medal of the Commonwealth Games last night as she took the silver in the women's 400m freestyle.

Kildemand confirmed in Danish side

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Kildemand.jpg

11:31pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

PETER Kildemand has been confirmed in the Danish team for Saturday's World Cup final, as reported by the Advertiser earlier this evening.

Worrall bags Golden Hammer

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Steve Worrall arrives in the nick of time for his second ride of the day

10:28pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

SWINDON reserve Steve Worrall dropped just a single point as he won the prestigious Golden Hammer event at Cradley this evening.

Kildemand set to ride in World Cup final

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Robins' number one Peter Kildemand

10:12pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

PETER Kildemand has been selected for the Danish World Cup final team, the Advertiser understands.

Kildemand joins Rosco in the World Cup final

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Robins' number one Peter Kildemand

8:21pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

SWINDON Robins number one Peter Kildemand has helped Denmark into the final of the Speedway World Cup this evening.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Carlin into 400m final

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Swindon swimmer Jazz Carlin

11:36am Tuesday 29th July 2014

JAZZ Carlin progressed to the final of the 400m freestyle after finishing third in her heat this morning.

Kildemand aims for a final place

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Robins' number one Peter Kildemand

5:30am Tuesday 29th July 2014

ROBINS number one Peter Kildemand will be looking to join his team manager Alun Rossiter in the World Cup final this evening when he takes to the track for Denmark in Event Two.

Panthers purr on their way to league crown

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Swindon Panthers pictured with new mascot Kieran Cookson

5:30am Tuesday 29th July 2014

SWINDON Panthers topped the regular season league after a crushing victory over Gosport at the Link Centre.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Jubliant Jazz takes the gold

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

7:41pm Monday 28th July 2014

JAZZ Carlin once again smashed the Commonwealth Games women's 800m freestyle record as she won gold at Glasgow 2014 this evening.

CRICKET: Corsham saunter to victory by the seaside

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

10:34am Monday 28th July 2014

CORSHAM got back to winning ways last weekend with a crushing seven-wicket victory over Weston-super-Mare.

Smith arrival signals end of Pekkarinen at Cats

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:30am Monday 28th July 2014

KENTON Smith’s arrival at Swindon Wildcats has signalled the end of Aku Pekkarinen’s time at the Link Centre.

CHIPPENHAM & DISTRICT SUNDAY LEAGUE: Mallard plea for new recruits

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: CHIPPENHAM & DISTRICT SUNDAY LEAGUE WG PARR TROPHY: Castle stroll in to semi-finals

4:02pm Monday 28th July 2014

CHIPPENHAM & District Sunday League outfit Mallard FC are on the hunt for fresh blood ahead of the new season.

Stead is full of praise for boss Rossiter

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:30am Monday 28th July 2014

ROBINS asset Simon Stead praised Alun Rossiter’s motivational skills after Great Britain’s World Cup Event One success on Saturday.

Batch insists it's not over yet

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Troy Batchelor and Alun Rossiter celebrate Swindon Robins' 49-41 victory at Coventry Bees last night (picture courtesy of Jeff Davies)

5:30am Monday 28th July 2014

ALUN Rossiter may have won the battle, but Swindon captain Troy Batchelor is still confident of winning the World Cup against his Robins team manager.

Anything's a bonus as Rossiter sticks with his fab four

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

8:00pm Sunday 27th July 2014

ALUN Rossiter has admitted anything his Great Britain side achieve now is a bonus following their World Cup Event One success on Saturday night.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Record-breaker Carlin storms into 800m final

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

2:45pm Sunday 27th July 2014

JAZZ Carlin will go into tomorrow evening's women's 800m freestyle final off the back of setting a new Commonwealth Games record today.

SWC: Rosco's pride at GB victory

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Swindon Robins and Great Britain boss Alun Rossiter

10:23pm Saturday 26th July 2014

ROBINS boss Alun Rossiter was a proud man after steering Great Britain through to their first World Cup final in four years this evening.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Williams' Wales crash out of relay final

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Melksham swimmer Rachel Williams has been selected by Wales for the Commonwealth Games

9:45pm Saturday 26th July 2014

THERE was disappointment for Rachel Williams' Welsh relay team as they were disqualified from the 4x200m freestyle relay final at the Commonwealth Games tonight.

SWC: Rossiter leads GB to World Cup final

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Alun Rossiter

9:35pm Saturday 26th July 2014

SWINDON Robins boss Alun Rossiter has this evening guided Great Britain to the World Cup final from Event One at King’s Lynn.

BOXING: Joe eyes new shot

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Boxer Joe Hughes (2827747)

9:00am Sunday 27th July 2014

JOE Hughes has his fingers crossed that he’ll still be able to engineer another crack at the Southern Area light-welterweight title after illness robbed him of the chance to challenge for the belt last weekend.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Reed reflects on Commonwealth silver

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

1:00pm Saturday 26th July 2014

TOM Reed was quick to find a silver lining to his Commonwealth Games defeat to England judo teammate Owen Livesey on day two of Glasgow 2014.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Halford completes medal hat-trick

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

11:03am Saturday 26th July 2014

CRICKLADE gymnast Laura Halford clinched her third medal of the Commonwealth Games this morning as she finished third in the individual ball final in Glasgow.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Williams and Wales into relay final

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Melksham swimmer Rachel Williams has been selected by Wales for the Commonwealth Games

12:26pm Saturday 26th July 2014

RACHEL Williams' Wales quartet finished fifth in their 4x200m freestyle relay heat at the Commonwealth Games today.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Bishop hopes to be big noise in Glasgow

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

11:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

AS a kid, David Bishop used to travel with dad to Ibrox to support his beloved Glasgow Rangers – now he will get the chance to make a name for himself in the city, writes KEVIN FAHEY.

Rossiter after success at World Cup

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Alun Rossiter

5:30am Saturday 26th July 2014

ALUN Rossiter has his sights firmly set on victory as the Swindon Robins and Great Britain boss reaches the pinnacle of his speedway career this evening.

Batch aims to beat his boss with Aussie side

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Troy  Batchelor

5:30am Saturday 26th July 2014

SWINDON captain Troy Batchelor will be looking to get one over on his Robins boss Alun Rossiter this evening as the World Cup gets underway in King’s Lynn.

Middleditch gives Rosco some words of advice

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald: Poole boss Neil Middleditch, left, with Swindon counterpart Alun Rossiter

5:30am Saturday 26th July 2014

FORMER Great Britain boss Neil Middleditch has offered Alun Rossiter the benefit of his experience ahead of today’s World Cup Event One at King’s Lynn.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Reed claims judo silver

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

8:09pm Friday 25th July 2014

DEVIZES judoka Tom Reed tonight claimed a silver medal at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Halford stunned by individual bronze

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

7:04pm Friday 25th July 2014

WILTSHIRE'S Laura Halford struggled to comprehend what she had achieved after clinching a second Commonwealth Games medal in Glasgow today.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Halford claims second Commonwealth medal

The Wiltshire Gazette and Herald:

5:46pm Friday 25th July 2014

WILTSHIRE'S Laura Halford claimed his second medal of the Commonwealth Games with bronze in the individual rhythmic gymnastics all-around final in Glasgow today.




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