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Diving duo train with Olympic champion after earning place on Swim England programme
Aquatics

Diving duo train with Olympic champion after earning place on Swim England programme

TWO young divers from Plymouth got the chance to train alongside Olympic gold medallist Jack Laugher at the weekend after been selected for the Swim England Team Z diving programme. Oliver Heath and Theo Stevens and 20 other members of the squad all headed for Leeds for a special three-day training camp. They got the … Continue reading

Argyle Ladies suffer cruel defeat to Crawley in front of disappointing crowd at Manadon
Argyle / Football

Argyle Ladies suffer cruel defeat to Crawley in front of disappointing crowd at Manadon

A DEPLETED Plymouth Argyle Ladies side suffered a cruel 1-0 home defeat to second-placed Crawley on Sunday in the National League Southern Premier Division. If losing to an 80th-minute goal after a herculean effort was not bad enough, Argyle, who had gone into the game sitting in third spot, were also disappointed that only 100 … Continue reading

BILLIARDS: Brookshaw in top form as Keyham maintain their six-point lead at the top
Other sport

BILLIARDS: Brookshaw in top form as Keyham maintain their six-point lead at the top

LEAGUE leaders Keyham Cons maintain their six-point advantage over Saltash Social Club with three weeks remaining in the Plymouth Billiard League’s Roger Ayers Memorial competition. Both of last week’s matches ended in a 2-2 scoreline. In-form player-of-the-week was Keyham’s Steve Brookshaw, who knocked in a break of 62 and then ran to game with 116 in … Continue reading

GALLERY: Pictures from the annual January Jaunt 10k at Plympton
Athletics / Gallery

GALLERY: Pictures from the annual January Jaunt 10k at Plympton

RUNNERS were out in force at Plympton on Sunday for the annual January Jaunt 10k. The popular race, organised by the Plymouth Round Table, has been going for more than 15 years and takes runners from Marsh Mills and into the Saltram estate. After finishing runner-up for the past two years, Torbay’s Pete Monaghan, who … Continue reading

RUGBY REPORTS: Another draw for Ivybridge, but wins for Oaks, Sarries, Argaum and DHSOB
Rugby

RUGBY REPORTS: Another draw for Ivybridge, but wins for Oaks, Sarries, Argaum and DHSOB

FOR the third time this season Ivybridge found themselves having to settle for a share of the points as they drew 25-25 with second-placed Maidenhead at Cross-in-Hand on Saturday. The Bridgers, who had already drawn with Exmouth and Camborne in other South West Premier games, were grateful to a late Matt Grieveson penalty in front … Continue reading

Plymouth City Council promise to re-surface Brickfields running track
Athletics

Plymouth City Council promise to re-surface Brickfields running track

THE athletics track at Brickfields is to be re-surfaced, Plymouth City Council have confirmed. The council admit the 400m facility has reached the end of its life span, with cracks appearing in it. The track is used by clubs, schools, higher education establishments and the MoD. The council had agreed to allocate £596,991 for the … Continue reading