Star win tough opener after thriller

Cotswold Journal:

3:00pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

PROMOTED Bredon Star hit back in a thrilling second-half to win 25-15 at title-chasing Widden Old Boys in their Gloucester Division One opener.

Eckington bag first win of campaign

Cotswold Journal:

1:00pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

ECKINGTON got off the mark in Birdseye Sports Evesham Sunday Football League Division One after two defeats.

Littleton held while Pershore crash

Cotswold Journal:

4:49pm Monday 15th September 2014

MIDLAND League Division One leaders Littleton were held 2-2 by fellow high-fliers Cadbury Athletic.

Worcester break the top-flight record

Cotswold Journal:

2:00pm Monday 15th September 2014

MOST of the Worcestershire League’s final weekend of matches went according to form as the season ended in sunshine in most places except for near-darkness at Harborne.

Evesham and Redditch replay tonight after cup draw

Cotswold Journal:

1:00pm Monday 15th September 2014

EVESHAM United substitute Carl Brown had a late effort blocked on the line in Saturday’s hard-fought 0-0 draw with county rivals Redditch United in the FA Cup first qualifying round.

Challenge next season good for us: Moeen

Cotswold Journal:

9:00am Monday 15th September 2014

MOEEN Ali insists Worcestershire will reap the benefit of their squad “becoming better players” no matter what the outcome of being back in LV= County Championship Division One next season.

Warriors given Maggs warning

Cotswold Journal:

6:00am Monday 15th September 2014

WORCESTER Warriors will be given a rough ride by every side in this season’s Greene King IPA Championship, Moseley head coach Kevin Maggs has warned.

Worcester Warriors must get used to favourites' tag, says two-try Charlie Mulchrone

Cotswold Journal:

8:20pm Sunday 14th September 2014

The 25-year-old injected some life into a stumbling and error-strewn Warriors performance against a spirited Moseley, who had 13 men on the pitch at one point in the second-half.

We still have a lot to learn, insists Worcester Warriors director of rugby Dean Ryan

Cotswold Journal: Worcester Warriors director of rugby Dean Ryan before the Aviva Premiership match at the Sixways Stadium, Worcester. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Friday February 7, 2014. See PA story RUGBYU Worcester. Photo credit should read: Joe Giddens/PA Wi

8:16pm Sunday 14th September 2014

But Moseley coach Kevin Maggs said he was relatively pleased with his side’s display at Sixways.

Bring on Division One — Leatherdale

Cotswold Journal: CHANGING OF THE ROYALS GUARD: David Leatherdale.

7:56pm Sunday 14th September 2014

CHIEF executive David Leatherdale believes Worcestershire are now in a “stronger position” to deal with the challenge of trying to stay in LV= County Championship Division One after gaining promotion.

Promotion for Worcestershire cricketers

Cotswold Journal:

4:00pm Friday 12th September 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE secured their fifth promotion in 12 seasons on the back of a stunning all-round performance by Jack Shantry in the LV= County Championship at New Road.

Van Velze leads Warriors against Moseley

Cotswold Journal:

12:03pm Friday 12th September 2014

GERRIT-JAN van Velze will captain Worcester Warriors on his debut tomorrow when local rivals Moseley visit Sixways (3pm).

Evesham in derby battle for progress

Cotswold Journal:

8:00am Friday 12th September 2014

EVESHAM United have their eyes set on FA Cup success tomorrow when they host Redditch United in the first qualifying round (3pm).

Moeen given contract by England

Cotswold Journal:

1:08pm Thursday 11th September 2014

MOEEN Ali has become the first Worcestershire player to be awarded a central contract by the England and Wales Cricket Board.

Ton-up Shantry gives Worcestershire victory hope

Cotswold Journal:

6:10pm Thursday 11th September 2014

JACK Shantry scored a stunning maiden first-class century to help revive Worcestershire’s hopes in the LV= County Championship clash with Surrey at New Road.

Hockey honours for Chipping Campden ladies

Cotswold Journal:

5:00pm Thursday 11th September 2014

CHIPPING Campden came out on top in the annual Gloucestershire women’s hockey competition in Cheltenham.

Farrell takes victory in 65th county open

Cotswold Journal:

3:00pm Thursday 11th September 2014

EVESHAM’S on-song golfer Oliver Farrell won the 65th Worcestershire Open at Hollywood.

Bill is ‘thrilled’ at strong finish

Cotswold Journal:

2:00pm Thursday 11th September 2014

BILL Levett insisted missing out on the Land Rover Burghley Horse Trials title would not dampen his spirits after a strong finish.

Top cycle for Clarke in Canada triathlon

Cotswold Journal:

12:00pm Thursday 11th September 2014

EVESHAM Vale’s Melanie Clarke competed in the World International Triathlon Union Grand Final Championships in Canada.

Top runners prove worth with results

Cotswold Journal:

10:00am Thursday 11th September 2014

CHRIS Krzywiec was first out of seven Bourton Roadrunners’ members at the Cheltenham half-marathon.

Brodie reflects on a super summer

Cotswold Journal:

10:00am Thursday 11th September 2014

HARVINGTON swimming star Cameron Brodie has returned to visit his home club in Evesham following a summer to remember.

Gloucestershire's Gidman signs New Road deal

Cotswold Journal:

6:17pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE have bolstered their squad by signing experienced batsman Alex Gidman from Gloucestershire on a two-year contract.

Worcestershire facing uphill task against Surrey

Cotswold Journal:

7:21pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE trailed promotion rivals Surrey by 134 runs at the end of the first innings of their LV= County Championship Division Two clash at New Road.

Fun day for juniors in Evesham

Cotswold Journal:

3:00pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

EVESHAM juniors begin their season with a rugby fun day at the Lower Albert Road ground on Sunday.

Robins hope for home cup repeat

Cotswold Journal:

11:55am Wednesday 10th September 2014

EVESHAM United hope to end their home hoodoo when county rivals Redditch United visit in the FA Cup first qualifying round on Saturday (3pm).

Fourth drop in a row for Evesham CC

Cotswold Journal:

11:54am Wednesday 10th September 2014

TROUBLED Evesham suffered a fourth consecutive relegation after finishing bottom of Worcestershire Cricket League Division One.

Eager Keen trapped on 99 in big win

Cotswold Journal:

11:20am Wednesday 10th September 2014

ADLESTROP moved past Stow-on-the-Wold into second place after finishing their Cotswold District Cricket Association League Division One fixtures.

Rangers back to winning ways

Cotswold Journal:

11:20am Wednesday 10th September 2014

MORETON Rangers won 1-0 at Taverners in Gloucestershire Northern Senior Football League Division One with Richard Craig on target.

Worcester Warriors' Sixways Stadium will host match between Championship XV and Canada

Cotswold Journal: Worcester Warriors will open a regional academy centre in Hereford

11:05am Wednesday 10th September 2014

The game is scheduled for Sunday, November 2 at 3.15pm.

Father and son on scoresheet in Fortis win

Cotswold Journal:

10:44am Wednesday 10th September 2014

BIRDSEYE Sports Evesham Sunday Football League Division Four side Fortis hit back to beat Ruby Jacks 6-2.

Leach to the rescue after Worcestershire struggle for runs

Cotswold Journal:

8:21pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE endured another testing day in what has become a challenging finale to their LV= County Championship promotion bid as they were dismissed for 272 by Surrey at New Road.

First win of season for Evesham ace Austin

Cotswold Journal:

11:59am Tuesday 9th September 2014

ROB Austin won his first race of the British Touring Car Championship season with success at Rockingham.

Former Worcestershire spinner Saeed Ajmal suspended by International Cricket Council over illegal bowling action

Cotswold Journal: File photo dated 17/09/2010 of Pakistan's Saeed Ajmal. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Monday June 3, 2013. Ajmal touched down in England as the leading wicket-taker in ODI cricket this year, taking 19 wickets at 18.63 in nine matches. See PA sto

11:36am Tuesday 9th September 2014

Ajmal finished his spell with Worcestershire with 63 wickets in nine LV= County Championship Division Two matches.

Players return for Evesham home clash tonight

Cotswold Journal:

10:27am Tuesday 9th September 2014

EVESHAM United host Didcot Town tonight (7.45) looking to keep themselves in the Southern League Division One South and West top 10.

Moeen back to lift promotion chances

Cotswold Journal:

9:00am Tuesday 9th September 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE embark on their final New Road match of the season against Surrey today (10.30am) as they seek to clinch promotion from LV= County Championship Division Two.

Rugby wins for Bredon, Evesham and Pershore

Cotswold Journal:

5:45pm Monday 8th September 2014

NORTH Midlands Vase holders Bredon Star started their defence with a 15-6 second-round win at Ross-on-Wye.

Below-strength Robins remain unbeaten on travels

Cotswold Journal:

4:49pm Monday 8th September 2014

EVESHAM United drew 1-1 at Wimborne Town in Southern League Division One South and West without eight players.

Pershore fall in entertaining clash

Cotswold Journal:

1:52pm Monday 8th September 2014

AN entertaining game at Pershore Town's Winstanley and Co King George V Stadium resulted in a 4-1 win for high-flying Uttoxeter Town.

Littleton move clear at top of table

Cotswold Journal:

1:49pm Monday 8th September 2014

LITTLETON lead Midland Football League Division One by four points after a fine 4-0 win at Atherstone Town.

Worcester can set new record in taking the title after victory

Cotswold Journal:

12:00pm Monday 8th September 2014

WORCESTERSHIRE League Division One champions Worcester can win the title by a new record margin on Saturday.

Inexperience cost us says Warriors chief Ryan

Cotswold Journal:

12:00pm Monday 8th September 2014

WARRIORS director of rugby Dean Ryan felt ‘a lack of nous’ cost his side in yesterday’s last-gasp 23-19 defeat against rivals Bristol at Ashton Gate.

Late try spells defeat for Warriors in opener

Cotswold Journal: RUNNING MAN: Worcester Warriors’ Ignacio Mieres breaks free to score a converted try during his side’s loss to Northampton Saints.

7:30pm Sunday 7th September 2014

A TRY in the last play of the match from centre Ben Mosses broke Worcester Warriors’ hearts on a pulsating afternoon at Ashton Gate.

Bristol's fantastic Ashton Gate pitch will suit us, says Worcester Warriors director of rugby Dean Ryan

Cotswold Journal: DEAN RYAN.

6:40am Sunday 7th September 2014

Ashton Gate is also the home of League One Bristol City Football Club and Dean Ryan says the stadium is a good venue for rugby union.

Pennell still dreaming of playing for his country

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2:00pm Saturday 6th September 2014

HE may be plying his trade in the Greene King IPA Championship this season but Worcester Warriors’ Chris Pennell says his England dream remains very much alive.

Pennell leads Worcester Warriors in opening clash against Bristol

Cotswold Journal:

12:24pm Friday 5th September 2014

CHRIS Pennell will skipper Worcester Warriors when they lock horns with Bristol in the Greene King IPA Championship opener at Ashton Gate on Sunday (2.40pm).

Evesham without eight for away trip

Cotswold Journal:

11:00am Friday 5th September 2014

EVESHAM United will have to choose from a depleted squad when they travel to Wimborne Town in Southern League Division One South and West tomorrow (3pm).

Van Velze handed Warriors captaincy

Cotswold Journal:

5:56pm Thursday 4th September 2014

POWERFUL back-rower Gerrit-Jan van Velze has been appointed as the new Worcester Warriors captain.

County finale getting nervy

Cotswold Journal:

3:30pm Thursday 4th September 2014

THE climax to Worcestershire’s 2014 campaign is beginning to turn into a rather tense affair.

Gold medals for Bourton on the track

Cotswold Journal:

3:00pm Thursday 4th September 2014

BOURTON Roadrunners made a rare but successful appearance at the Gloucestershire Track Championships.

Champions finish with another win

Cotswold Journal:

12:00pm Thursday 4th September 2014

COTSWOLD Hills Cricket League Premier Division champions Shipston-on-Stour ended a superb season on a winning note.







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