Streatham Guardian: Sport

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Corydon Harriers Rooney has a plan for his Commonwealth Games semi-final

Streatham Guardian:

8:41am Tuesday 29th July 2014

Croydon Harriers Martyn Rooney is treating tonight’s 400m Commonwealth Games semi-final as if it was the final itself.

Twickenham collapse costs them dear at home to Hornsey

Streatham Guardian:

1:00pm Monday 28th July 2014

Twickenham missed the chance to close the gap on Middlese County League Premier Division leaders Teddington on Saturday as they collapsed to defeat against Hornsey on Saturday.

Edwards bemoans Commonwealth Games exit at the hands of Scotland's "golden boy"

Streatham Guardian:

Charlie Edwards’ Commonwealth Games boxing adventure lasted just three rounds after a second round defeat to Scotland’s Reece McFadden – much to his dissatisfaction.

Crystal Palace boss brings in Campbell to do one thing - hit the back of the net

Streatham Guardian:

10:47am Monday 28th July 2014

Crystal Palace boss Tony Pulis has admitted that the capture of Fraizer Campbell is all about goals.

Croydon Harriers make their county mark

Streatham Guardian:

10:23am Monday 28th July 2014

Ten Croydon Harriers made their mark in Surrey colours last weekend in Southern inter-county fixtures.

Strawberry Hill golfer out to build on Open experience

Streatham Guardian:

7:00am Monday 28th July 2014

Strawberry Hill golfer Chris Rodgers might not have been completely satisfied with his British Open debut, but he is hoping it is a platform to bigger and better things.

Aikines-Aryeetey in bullish mood ahead of Commonwealth sprint showdown

Streatham Guardian:

8:00am Sunday 27th July 2014

At the age of 25, Harry Aikines-Areeytey is determined the time has come for him to fulfil the promise he showed as a teenager and claim a medal at the Commonwealth Games.

House of Payne: Dons victory proves Chelsea just want to win everything

Streatham Guardian:

8:00am Sunday 27th July 2014

AFC Wimbledon did themselves proud in their pre-season friendly with Chelsea even if they eventually ran out of steam in their 3-2 defeat, writes John Payne.

Rosslyn Park's Rowland give the inside track

Streatham Guardian:

7:00am Sunday 27th July 2014

Harry Rowland is Rosslyn Park through and through, so he is best placed to reveal how last season’s disappointment at missing out on promotion to the Championship will affect this year’s campaign.

Ardley yet to decide on Kennedy's AFC Wimbledon future

Streatham Guardian:

8:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

Dons boss Neal Ardley has not closed the door on bringing defender Callum Kennedy back into the squad as his search for a defender continues.

Bridge Banter: We all have to start somewhere, just ask Chelsea skipper John Terry

Streatham Guardian:

8:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

I suppose we all have to start somewhere. It’s just a shame that most young players will not make the big time.

Twickenham's Mitchell happy to look forward with confidence in GP3

Streatham Guardian:

7:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

Twickenham racing driver Mitchell Gilbert may not have got the results to prove it but is finally happy he is getting somewhere this season.

King George VI preview and Weekend selections

Streatham Guardian: Betfair Weekend at Ascot Racecourse

5:00pm Friday 25th July 2014

This weekend sees the return of big racing to Ascot with the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Stakes (more commonly known as the King George) at Ascot, just a month removed from the Royal Ascot festival.

Time running out for crocked Julian at Sutton United

Streatham Guardian:

1:00pm Friday 25th July 2014

Sutton United keeper Alan Julian is facing a race against time to be fit for the start of the Skrill South season in three weeks’ time.

Hard slog for Twickenham as Teddington steal a march in title race

Streatham Guardian:

1:00pm Friday 25th July 2014

Twickenham batsman Simon Dunning gets his weight behind things on the Green on Saturday as his 38 – along with 56 from skipper Carlos Nunes – helped his side recover from 15-5 to reach 153 all out in their Middlesex County League Premier Division top of the table clash with Teddington.

AFC Wimbledon boss has a message for his "strutting" wannabes

Streatham Guardian:

12:21pm Friday 25th July 2014

While Neal Ardley was left generally pleased with the 2-1 win over Sutton United on Tuesday night, he still has reasons to be knock his Dons players down a peg or two.

In May, Kennedy was injured, without a club and facing uncertainty, but now... Opportunity comes Callum

Streatham Guardian:

10:28am Friday 25th July 2014

When Callum Kennedy fell victim to the annual end of season Dons player cull, he thought his time at the Cherry Red Records stadium had come to an end.

Edwards' opening shot at Commonwealth Games gold put on hold until Sunday

Streatham Guardian:

9:24am Friday 25th July 2014

Beddington boxer Charlie Edwards will have to wait until tonight to discover his first opponent in his campaign for Commonwealth Games gold after being handed a bye in the first round draw.

Hercules Wimbledon veterans end on a winning note, but have to settle for second best overall

Streatham Guardian:

8:00am Friday 25th July 2014

Hercules Wimbledon's older members ended their Southern Veterans League season on a winning note when they took the honours in the final men's match at Wimbledon Park.

Tiffin schoolgirl Mehmet: I could have won English amateur title

Streatham Guardian:

7:00am Friday 25th July 2014

Tiffin Girls’ School student Inci Mehmet admitted two tee shots cost her English Women’s Amateur Championship title last week.

Wands enjoy shock Palace win

Streatham Guardian: Connor McLaren (far right) blasts the ball past Alex Stavrinou to score the only goal of the game. PICTURES BY DAVE BUDDEN.

12:30pm Thursday 24th July 2014

Cray’s unbeaten start to pre-season continued with a 1-0 victory over Crystal Palace’s youngsters on Tuesday evening.

Cowell: Commonwealth showcase can put tumbling on the map

Streatham Guardian:

11:00am Thursday 24th July 2014

A Richmond gymnast is hoping a starring role in the Commonwealth Games opening ceremony can see her sport become part of the Olympic programme.

Crystal Palace overloaded on fitness, but that's what it is all about

Streatham Guardian:

9:37am Thursday 24th July 2014

Crystal Palace boss Tony Pulis has been deliberating overloading the players in an effort to get them to the peak of fitness ahead of the new Premier League season.

Wimbledon will profit from quartet’s Commonwealth Games time

Streatham Guardian:

8:00am Thursday 24th July 2014

Wimbledon Hockey Club’s Michael Hoare and his England compatriots kick-off their Commonwealth Games campaign today [Thursday], and the defender can only see the positives for his club side.

Cowan is a Hercules Wimbledon record breaker

Streatham Guardian:

8:00am Thursday 24th July 2014

Hercules Wimbledon Athletic Club’s Dwayne Cowan produced his best form of the season to smash his own club 400m record at the LEAP meeting at Loughborough on Saturday.

Burnell gets Down for Welsh

Streatham Guardian:

7:18am Thursday 24th July 2014

Head coach Justin Burnell has backed lock James Down to satep up a level at London Welsh this season.

Adebayo paints AFC Wimbledon Dons with Azeez

Streatham Guardian:

5:47pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

If AFC Wimbledon’s new signings prove to be a painted -on success, boss Neal Ardley can take some of the credit.

Stubborn Chessington stay in their hole to frustrate skipper Secchi

Streatham Guardian:

4:18pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Epsom CC skipper Danny Secchi could not hide his disappointment after his side managed only a winning draw in Division Two of the Surrey Championship at struggling Chessington on Saturday.

Barnes' pieces of eight slay Weybridge in the end

Streatham Guardian:

2:41pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Sutton bowler Warren Barnes proved the difference in more ways than one against Weybridge at Hanger Hill on Saturday.

Putney tennis star of the future is more determined in the face of defeat

Streatham Guardian:

8:00am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Putney tennis starlet Katie Dando insists she is hungrier than ever to see her name in lights after falling just short of booking her spot at a Wimbledon tournament.

South Korea is no Ollie-day for Esher's Millroy

Streatham Guardian:

6:00am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Ollie Millroy is one to give up on a lost cause and he is hoping to build on a South Korean horror show next month.

Eagles defender joins Forest on loan

Streatham Guardian:

4:23pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Crystal Palace defender Jack Hunt has completed a loan switch to Nottingham Forest.

Campana's Crystal Palace Premier League dream ends with move to Sampdoria

Streatham Guardian:

2:38pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Crystal Palace midfielder Jose Campana has ended a frustrating stay at Selhurst Park by signing for Italian Serie A outfit Sampdoria.

Surbiton High ambassador Alcott ready to inspire next generation

Streatham Guardian:

5:08pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Four-time Winter Olympian Chemmy Alcott is no stranger to adversity and, having hung up her skis after Sochi 2014, she is hoping to inspire Surrey’s next generation of budding athletes, writes Chris Bailey.

Turner's Commonwealth Games preparations continue apace

Streatham Guardian:

8:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Sutton’s Andy Turner and Harry Aikines-Aryeetey both completed their Commonwealth Games preparations with morale boosting victories at the London Anniversary Games meeting on Sunday.

Records tumble for Herne Hill Harriers athletes

Streatham Guardian:

11:43am Monday 21st July 2014

Herne Hill Harriers' week of competition saw two club records broken.

Adolphe and Garvey take a winning professional bow

Streatham Guardian:

10:36am Monday 21st July 2014

Former Earlsfield ABC representatives Louis Adolphe and Kirk Garvey both recorded victories in their professional debuts at York Hall last week.

Croydon Harriers win promotion to the top flight

Streatham Guardian:

10:07am Monday 21st July 2014

Croydon Harriers' young athletes are celebrating promotion to the top tier of the UK Youth Development for the first time, thanks to a runners-up finish in their Premier Two clash at Hornchurch.

Championship ambition key to Commins' Esher switch

Streatham Guardian:

9:00am Monday 21st July 2014

Scrum-half Stuart Commins has revealed the prospect of securing promotion to the Championship with Esher was behind his decision to switch to Molesey Road.

Britain's men's four confident of gold at World Championships

Streatham Guardian:

7:00am Monday 21st July 2014

Surbiton's Moe Sbihi has warned Team GB men's four has plenty of room for improvement ahead of the World Championships next month.

House of Payne: Broncos relegation is a failure for rugby league

Streatham Guardian:

10:47pm Sunday 20th July 2014

If London Broncos thought they would get immediate sympathy as their 19-year stay in Super League ended they were mistaken, writes John Payne.

Sutton & Epsom coach: Until we meet again, Mr Renwick

Streatham Guardian:

8:00am Sunday 20th July 2014

Sutton & Epsom RFC coach Jeff Parsons admitted he is looking forward to facing his old mate Shawn Renwick when the pair clash this season.

Shona is keeping her head ahead of world title shot

Streatham Guardian:

6:00am Sunday 20th July 2014

Ewell Village’s Shona Richards has already conquered England this year and now she is ready to take on the world.

Fans' great expectations ahead of AFC Wimbledon's new League Two campaign

Streatham Guardian:

9:00am Saturday 19th July 2014

The summer signings have fueled excitement among the Dons faithful, as Tim Ashton found out when he spoke to fans outside last week’s meet the manager night.

Sutton & District sprinter is off to the World Junior Championships

Streatham Guardian:

9:00am Friday 18th July 2014

Sutton & District AC’s Imani Lansiquot is heading to the US for the World Junior Championships after a blistering show at last weekend’s English Schools’ Championship.

No gimmes for Leatherhead CC after a bad day at the office

Streatham Guardian:

8:00am Friday 18th July 2014

Leatherhead CC skipper Matt Joblin admitted that sometimes the opposition just play better than you, after a five-wicket defeat at relegation contenders Valley End.

Lowe prepared for Quins comeback

Streatham Guardian:

7:00am Friday 18th July 2014

Harlequins might have already signed Whitgift School old boy Marland Yarde and Fiji international Asaeli Tikoirotuma this summer, but backs coach Mark Mapletoft reckons there is one more “new face” ready to make a mark.

Angry Doswell slams “pathetic” Conference

Streatham Guardian:

6:00am Friday 18th July 2014

Paul Doswell has slammed the Football Conference for taking much-needed funds out of Sutton United’s coffers.

Skipper tips Reigate Priory for the Premier Division title

Streatham Guardian:

11:00am Thursday 17th July 2014

Neil Baker has tipped Reigate Priory to win the Premier Division of the Surrey Championship – but only just.

Sutton United's new man returns to basics for the Skrill Premier push

Streatham Guardian:

3:18pm Thursday 17th July 2014

Sutton United’s new head coach Peter Beadle is hoping his down to earth approach will help fulfil the ambition he has found inside Gander Green Lane.









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