Whitletts Victoria begin search for new home

By Calum Brown and Dale Eaton Local junior football club Whitletts Victoria look set to depart current home ground Dam Park, with rugby side Ayrshire Bulls about to take over the stadium. Victoria are in the process of securing an open … Continue reading Whitletts Victoria begin search for new home

John Docherty “looking forward” to Newcastle Fight

By Dale Eaton Scottish boxing star John Docherty is looking to keep his perfect record intact as he squares off with Tomas Bezvoda in Newcastle on Saturday. John Docherty has had an explosive start to his professional boxing career with five knockouts in his first six fights. Most notably, The Doc knocked out Jordan Latimer in 8 seconds on his professional debut. You can watch his incredible debut here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=28p4DK0XwgY Docherty is back in Newcastle on Saturday, the scene of his debut victory, as he takes on Czech boxer Thomas Bezvoda. The 32-year-old Czech is a much more experienced boxer … Continue reading John Docherty “looking forward” to Newcastle Fight

Snodgrass thanks ‘special’ Scotland supporters following international retirement announcement

By Joe James Scotland’s Robert Snodgrass has today announced his international retirement after 28 caps over the span of seven years. The 32-year-old took to Instagram to post a heartfelt message, calling time on his duties with Scotland and thanking supporters for giving him the opportunity ‘to live my childhood dream.’ ‘There’s been many highs throughout my international career which I’ll always remember with fondness, including my debut against Northern Ireland, winning two international player of the year awards, and my hat-trick in Malta.’ The attacking midfielder, who scored seven goals in a Scotland shirt, feels that following Scotland’s resounding … Continue reading Snodgrass thanks ‘special’ Scotland supporters following international retirement announcement

Partick Thistle WFC v.s Hamilton Academical WFC Preview

It is first versus fifth this Sunday at Petershill Park as Hamilton Accies take on Partick Thistle in SWPL 2.  Thistle are looking to regain their form after losses to Hearts, Glasgow Girls and Motherwell in their last three. The Jag’s last win came over a month ago against St Johnston. That was the last of a winning streak that spanned four games.  The last time the sides met Accies came out 2 – 0 winners after strikes from captain Amy Anderson and Kirstie McIntosh sealed the Lanarkshire side the win.    Highlights here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NAvE7UITeHc   Hamilton come off of … Continue reading Partick Thistle WFC v.s Hamilton Academical WFC Preview