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Awtaad out to become third colt to the treble

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There’s no reason to desert Galileo Gold at the Curragh

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Sean Walkinshaw in action at Silverstone

Walkinshaw races to his first points at Silverstone

Sean Walkinshaw delivered the first Pro-Am class points of the 2016 campaign in round two of the Blancpain Endurance Cup season at Silverstone on Sunday.

Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg at the start of Sunday's Spanish Grand Prix

No Spanish inquisition but Wolff feels the team’s pain

Team boss Toto Wolff did not apportion blame to either of his Mercedes AMG Petronas drivers following the setback in Sunday’s Spanish Grand Prix.

Yanto Evans at the helm of the Spirit of Falmouth NNL-160516-130608001

Former soldier prepares to set sail on epic voyage around Britain

A former soldier with just one week’s sailing experience is to make a bid to sail around the British Isles.

Banbury's Kurtis Patterson and Finchampstead wicket-keeper Suki Kang during Saturday's fixture

Patterson’s impact will be short and sweet

Kurtis Patterson has been an instant hit at Banbury but they will have to do without his services at the business end of the season.

Reading opener Tom Fray plays his shot as Great & Little Tew wicket keeper Ashley Hubbert and slip Harry Smith get set

Harris hopes Tew can take confidence from their maiden victory

Captain Andy Harris will be looking for his newly-promoted Great & Little Tew side to build on their opening Home Counties Premier Cricket League victory when they visit Slough on Saturday.

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Haas just miss out on making their point in Spain

Haas F1 Team just missed a point-scoring result in Sunday’s Spanish Grand Prix.

Sandford St Martin's Simon Smith took four wickets against Oxford

Jones and Leader see Sandford get better of Oxford

Sandford St Martin beat Oxford II by seven wickets in division two of the Cherwell Cricket League.

Banbury batsman Kurtis Patterson on his way to 84 runs against Finchampstead at White Post Road

Sabin satisfied with Banbury’s start to the season

Captain Lloyd Sabin was pleased with the way his Banbury side held on to make it back-to-back wins in the Home Counties Premier Cricket League.

Banbury captain Lloyd Sabin on his way to 70 runs against Finchampstead at White Post Road

Banbury are early pacesetters after back-to-back wins

Banbury made it back-to-back wins in the Home Counties Premier Cricket League with a 24 run victory over Finchampstead.

Great & Little Tew captain Andy Harris sends down a delivery against Reading at Ledwell Road

New boys Great Tew are up and running after first victory

Newly-promoted Great & Little Tew got their first Home Counties Premier Cricket League victory on Saturday.

Great & Little Tew Cricket Club captain Andy Harris

Harris looking for a positive response

Great & Little Tew captain Andy Harris will be looking for a positive response when his side go into their first home fixture in the top division of the Home Counties Premier Cricket League.

Banbury Borough's  Patrick Allen sends down his wood against Wolvey

Chestnuts see off neighbours with Buckle leading the way

Banbury Chestnuts beat Banbury Borough 97-83 in their club fixture.

Towering Run and Cutlass Silver could be heading to Whitfield on Sunday

Loggin hopes Cutlass Silver can end career with a win

Trainer Chris Loggin will be hoping Cutlass Silver can go out on a high note at Sunday’s Grafton Hunt point-to-point meeting at Whifield.

Banbury captain Lloyd Sabin is facing his first game as captain at White Post Road

Sabin will want early home win under belt

Lloyd Sabin will want to make a winning start in his first Home Counties Premier Cricket League fixture at White Post Road since taking over as captain.

Ricky Johnson scored twice for the Puritans in cup final

Puritans end campaign by lifting cup in the final game

Banbury United rounded off a fine season by lifting the Buckingham Charity Cup.

NBWA stars James Mason and Sancho Cortez

Banbury Wrestling club want to put the town back on the map

Banbury-based company, the NBWA, is hoping to hark back to the glory days of British grappling

Mollington trainer Paul Webber saw Gwafa win at Haydock

Gwafa gives Webber an early boost

Gwafa gave Mollington trainer Paul Webber much to look forward to this season when landing the big race at Haydock Park on Saturday.

Olly Murray helped Banbury to get back into cup tie

Banbury bow out of the cup against Kibworth

Banbury went out of the Royal London Cup on Sunday, going down by seven wickets against Kibworth.

Sandford St Martin wicket keeper Nick Leader deals with a delivery at Cropredy

Sandford thwarted as Heath takes hat-trick for Cropredy

Cropredy drew with Sandford St Martin in division three on the opening day of the Cherwell Cricket League campaign.

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Toormore can go one better in renewal at Newbury

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Lloyd Brock hit 68 runs for Great & Little Tew in Saturday's defeat at Henley

Henley are too strong for new boys on opening day

Great & Little Tew suffered a heavy defeat in their first fixture in the top division of the Home Counties Premier Cricket League.

Male obsession with sport charted back to cavemen

Male obsession with sport “dates back to cavemen”

The male obsession with sport is down to evolution - dating back to the days of cavemen, according to new research.

Hugo Darby hit 90 runs for Banbury in their opener

Darby delivers as Banbury get off to winning start

Lloyd Sabin got off to a winning start as Banbury captain in the Home Counties Premier League.

Great & Little Tew Cricket Club captain Andy Harris

Harris ready for the next challenge at Tew

Great & Little Tew skipper Andy Harris admits he is still surprised by the club’s rapid progress since they joined the Home Counties Premier Cricket League.

Banbury Cricket Club captain Lloyd Sabin at White Post Road

Sabin steps up to the top job at Banbury

It was, perhaps, inevitable that Lloyd Sabin would one day be the captain of Banbury Cricket Club.

Banbury United's Darius Browne is thwarted by Taunton Town's Owen Irish and Jamie Price

Ford’s football philosophy pays off with promotion

They may not have gone up as champions but Banbury United’s style of football has won them many admirers this season.

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Steiner happy to see another one-two finish for Haas F1

Haas F1 team boss Guenther Steiner was delighted after another encouraging showing by the new boys in Russia.

Banbury United celebrate promotion after their victory over Taunton Town at Spencer Stadium

United’s success is already attracting players and managers

Banbury United’s success has already started to attract the attention of other players and managers, which may – or may not – prove to be a good thing.

Brackley Town's Steve Diggin wins a header against Tamworth

Wilkin wants to turn things around at Saints

Brackley Town boss Kevin Wilkin says there will need to be a huge turnaround in the summer if a third season fighting relegation is to be avoided.

Dave Clark completed a hat-trick in the final

Lamb is the saviour to seal cup final win for Banbury

Banbury won the Hockey Associations National Men’s 2nd XI Plate following a dramatic shoot-out final victory over Bedford.

Banbury Central's Nigel Galletly helped his side to victory

Borough return from Coventry with a win

Banbury Borough returned from Three Spires Coventry with a 119-79 victory in Saturday’s club fixture.

Lloyd Brock hit 86 runs for Great & Little Tew in cup exit

Banbury and Tew bow out of the cup at early stage

Banbury and Great & Little Tew both went out of the Home Counties Premier Cricket League Twenty20 Cup on Monday.

Prodrive chairman David Richards pictured with Ben Ainslie on the Land Rover BAR sailing boat which will be competing for the America's Cup. NNL-160305-120554001

Prodrive boss David Richards takes a ride with Olympic sailor Sir Ben Ainslie

Banbury-based Prodrive is hoping to help Olympic sailor Sir Ben Ainslie sail Britain to victory in the next America’s Cup.

Banbury United players celebrate Andy Gunn's goal against Taunton Town at Spencer Stadium

Ford knew Puritans had the edge for final showdown

Boss Mike Ford knew his Banbury United side had the edge going into Monday’s Evo-Stik Southern League play-off final but he just had to convince his players.

Banbury United celebrate promotion after their victory over Taunton Town at Spencer Stadium

Ford feels the elation after Puritans clinch promotion

Banbury United manager Mike Ford admitted to feeling emotional at the final whistle after his side sealed promotion at the first attempt.

Mark Bell attacks the Town End during Banbury United's play-off final with Taunton Town

Puritans win play-off final to reclaim their premier division status

Banbury United are back in the premier division of the Evo-Stik Southern League.

Nico Rosberg maintained his 100 per cent start in Russia

Rosberg reflects on fourth straight success for Mercedes

Nico Rosberg maintained his 100 per cent start to the Formula 1 season with his fourth straight victory.

Banbury United manager Mike Ford wants players and fans to enjoy today's final

Relax and enjoy the experience says Ford ahead of play-off final

Manager Mike Ford’s message to the supporters ahead of today’s (Monday) Evo-Stik Southern League play-off final is to leave the worrying to him and cheer Banbury United on to victory.

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Shaiyem cam make the most of light weight at Haydock

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Brackley Town's matchwinner Glenn Walker sends Tamworth's Curtis Strong the wrong way

Walker grabs winner to keep Saints up on final day

For the second year running Brackley Town escaped relegation on the final day of the Vanarama National League North campaign.

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Galileo Gold can produce a big run at Newmarket

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Sean Walkinshaw put in an impressive stint in the opening round. Photo: NISMO Global

Walkinshaw makes mark at Monza in the opening round

Sean Walkinshaw produced an outstanding race drive during the opening round of the Blancpain Endurance Cup season at Monza in Italy on Sunday.

Banbury United manager Mike Ford is expecting a tough final at Spencer Stadium

United are one game away from promotion

Banbury United are just one game away from regaining their Evo-Stik Southern League premier division status at the first attempt.

Felipe Barcelos beats Taunton Town keeper Lloyd Irish to score the opener last weekend

Form will count for nothing in play-off final says Ford

Despite his side’s excellent form of late, Banbury United boss Mike Ford says that will count for nothing in Monday’s Evo-Stik Southern League play-off final.

Guenther Steiner is satisfied with progress at Haas F1. Photo: Sam Bloxham/LAT Photographic

Steiner satisfied new boys are making good progress

After a rocketing start to its debut season in the FIA Formula One World Championship, the Haas F1 Team came back to Earth in the Chinese Grand Prix.

Nico Rosberg is looking to build on his excellent start in Russi

Rosberg looks to build on great start

Mercedes AMG Petronas will be looking to make it four straight wins in the new Formula 1 World Championship in this weekend’s fourth round, the Russian Grand Prix.

Dabinett Moon and Claire Hart on their way to victory at Whitfield. Photo: Neale Blackburn, www.chasdog.com

Hart still has title in sights as she mounts a late challenge

Claire Hart will keep up her pursuit of the ladies’ point-to-point championship after Dabinett Moon landed the weekend spoils at Whitfield.

Brackley Town manager Kevin Wilkin knows his side have to win final game

Saints have final chance to escape the drop

Brackley Town manager Kevin Wilkin knows it’s now or never for his side in the final game of the season when only a victory will be enough to keep them in with a chance of staying up.

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