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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.

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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.

Jack Westbrook was a rock at the back for Banbury United against Winchester City

Players must deal with the pressure in final says Ford

Banbury United boss Mike Ford says his players will have to deal with the pressure if they are to finish the job off on Monday.

Felipe Barcelos grabbed the late winner for the Puritans in Tuesday's play-off semi-final

Barcelos grabs late winner as Puritans book place in final

Felipe Barcelos grabbed the late winner as Banbury United booked their place in the Evo-Stik Southern League Division One South & West play-off final.

Banbury United's Mark Bell takes on Taunton Town's Dale Evans and Craig Veal at Spencer Stadium

Ford in reflective mood ahead of play-off clash

Mike Ford will be looking to take the next step to crowning a glorious first season as manager of Banbury United.

Tom Barlett
 hit 42 runs for Banbury in Sunday's cup success

Sabin makes winning start as Banbury book home tie

Banbury will entertain Kibworth in the next round of the ECB Royal London Cup after they swept Lutterworth aside in Sunday’s first round tie.

Banbury United's Felipe Barcelos takes advantage of a mix-up between Taunton Town keeper Lloyd Irish and Rob Farkins which led to the second goal

Puritans have two big games to get across the line

Banbury United manager Mike Ford knows his side has two games to go straight back up after they rounded off their Evo-Stik Southern League campaign with another victory.

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Vroum Vroum Mag can land feature race at Punchestown

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Brackley Town manager Kevin Wilkin saw his side drop two more points

Saints could be relegated without a ball being kicked

Brackley Town could be relegated on Tuesday night if Lowestoft Town beat North Ferriby United.

Banbury United's Felipe Barcelos beats Taunton Town keeper Lloyd Irish to break the deadlock at Spencer Stadium NNL-160423-161713002

Puritans seal second spot after seeing off play-off rivals

Banbury United will be at home in the Evo-Stik Southern League play-off final if they can get past Winchester City on Tuesday.

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The Young Master can reward each-way backers at Sandown

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Banbury United manager Mike Ford is urging fans to back his side at Spencer Stadium

Ford urges fans to back his Puritans for the final push

Banbury United boss Mike Ford is urging the town’s football supporters to see his side over the line.

Brackley Town's David Moyo  gets between Chorley's Courtney Meppen-Walter and Jack Lynch at St James Park

Saints have two games to make the great escape

Brackley Town have two games to save their Vanarama National League North status.

Grahame Tilley in action at Donington Park

Wheldon and Tilley enjoy success at Donington

There was more success for the Banbury based RAW Motorsports team at Donington Park with Grahame Tilley taking his first class win for the team in the Ginetta GT4 Supercup.

Scott Allen in action at Shenington on Sunday

Marot and Allen are in top form as they race to victory

Banburyshire drivers enjoyed wins in three categories at Sunday’s kart meeting at Shenington.

Banbury United striker Felipe Barcelos will have to prove his fitness for Saturday's game

Ford will be waiting for Barcelos to get the all-clear

Banbury United boss Mike Ford will be hoping Felipe Barcelos will be fit for the play-offs.

Banbury United manager Mike Ford at Spencer Stadium

We won’t change the way we play for final game says Ford

Banbury United boss Mike Ford says he wants his side to keep playing the way they have been all season and not simply look to avoid defeat against Taunton Town in Saturday’s Evo-Stik Southern League clash at Spencer Stadium.

Brackley Town manager Kevin Wilkin saw his side slip back into the relegation zone

Wilkin sees Saints fail to capitalise against Telford

Brackley Town boss Kevin Wilkin has seen the improvement in his side but admits it may have come too late.

Brackley Town manager Kevin Wilkin saw his side slip back into the relegation zone

Saints pay the penalty after stalemate with Telford

Brackley Town are back in the Vanarama National League North relegation zone following Tuesday’s stalemate with AFC Telford United.

Egor Orudzhev in action in Spain for Banbury's Arden Motorsport team

Panis pulls out the stops to produce his maiden victory

Aurelien Panis took his first win in Formula V8 3.5 at the opening round for Arden Motorsport.

Brackley Town's Stephan Morley slips the ball past Chorley's Jake Cottrell at St James Park

Saints must take all three points to pull clear

Brackley Town boss Kevin Wilkin knows his side really have to pick up all three points from tonight’s (Tuesday) clash with AFC Telford.

Ade Talabi bagged Ardley United's second goal at Highworth Town

Bayliss and Talabi seal fourth win on spin

Ardley United’s roller coaster season ended at Highworth Town with a fourth consecutive UHLSport Hellenic League victory.

Banbury United's Callum White closes down at Yate Town. Photo: Edwin Barson

Ford sees Puritans keep pressure on the leaders

Banbury United still have a chance of winning the Evo-Stik Southern League.

Simon Brand got on the score sheet for Banbury Bulls at Spartans

Champions hold on to reach milestone on the final day

Banbury Bulls topped the 100-points mark as they rounded off their championship winning season in style.

Brackley Town's David Moyo is denied by Chorley's Courtney Meppen-Walter and Jack Lynch  at St James Park

Wilkin left to reflect on two more dropped points

Brackley Town boss Kevin Wilkin was left to bemoan a late equaliser which denied his side all three points in their battle to stay up.

Nico Rosberg raced to his third victory of 2016

Rosberg maintains his winning sequence for Mercedes

Nico Rosberg took his 17th career victory in Sunday’s Chinese Grand Prix to make it three straight wins in 2016.

Banbury United captain Andy Gunn scored on his return at Yate

Puritans book home tie in semi-final play-offs

Even if they don’t go up automatically, Banbury United secured themselves a home tie in the Evo-Stik Southern League play-off semi-finals with a 4-0 victory at Yate Town on Saturday.

Glenn Walker beats Chorley keeper Sam Ashton to give Brackley Town the lead at St James Park

Saints have to settle for another point in survival bid

Brackley Town remain just outside the Vanarama National League North relegation zone following Saturday’s 1-1 draw with Chorley.

Romain Grosjean on his way fifth place in the Bahrain Grand Prix NNL-160704-094959002

New boys looking to build on their excellent start to year

Haas F1 Team enters the third round of the 2016 FIA Formula One World Championship an impressive fifth in the constructor standings.

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Planning can pay off for Milborough at Ayr

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Brackley Town top scorer Steve Diggin could play a big part

Wilkin hoping top scorer can dig out some goals

Brackley Town boss Kevin Wilkin will be hoping Steve Diggin can rediscover his goalscoring form in the final four games of the Vanarama National League North campaign.

Banbury United manager Mike Ford thinks there will be another title twist

Ford reckons there will be another twist in title race

Despite seeing his side knocked off top spot, Banbury United boss Mike Ford feels the Evo-Stik Southern League title race is far from over.

Carl Daniels gets the ball over for the line for Banbury Bulls against Pinley

Bulls make history as they clinch first title

Head coach James Kerr believes Banbury Bulls can improve again when they move into Midlands One rugby next season.

Banbury United captain Andy Gunn is back after suspension

Gunn is back but Ford faces big decision

Banbury United manager Mike Ford faces a big decision for Saturday’s Evo-Stik Southern League trip to Yate Town.

Banbury United's Felipe Barcelos goes on the attack against AFC Totton at Spencer Stadium

Ford calls on Barcelos to make it happen

Banbury United manager Mike Ford is calling on Felipe Barcelos to make his mark and help take his side back up.

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Kerr looking for champions to sign off in style

Head coach James Kerr says he would love to see his side top the 100-points mark in their final game at Pinley.

Carl Tappin was on target for Ardley United at Abingdon United

Ardley make most of early advantage

Three first half goals saw Ardley United to a 3-0 victory against Abingdon Utd at Northcourt Road in Saturday’s UHLSport Hellenic League clash.

David Moyo twice went clsoe for Brackley Town at Gloucester City

Stalemate sees Saints stay clear of the drop zone

Brackley Town remain outside the Vanarama National League North drop zone - just - after another stalemate.

Banbury United's Ricky Johnson wins a header against AFC Totton's Ian Oliver  at Spencer Stadium

Ford pleased to see the goals finally arrive for Puritans

Banbury United manager Mike Ford challenged his attacking players to produce the goods against AFC Totton and they did just that, but not after squandering a host of chances.

Felipe Barcelos scores Banbury United's second goal against AFC Totton

Puritans move two points clear of rivals

Banbury United are still in pole position following Saturday’s Evo-Stik Southern League victory over AFC Totton.

George Grieve goes over for Banbury Bulls against Pinley at Bodicote Park

Brilliant Bulls are the champions

Banbury Bulls duly clinched the Midlands Two West South title in front of the Bodicote Park faithful on Saturday.

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The Last Samuri can give Bailey more National glory

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Sean Walkinshaw is looking forward to the opener

Walkinshaw is all set for opening race at Misano

Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli will be the destination for Sean Walkinshaw this weekend.

A delighted Nico Rosberg following his second win of the season

Wolff salutes Rosberg as he maintains his winning run

Mercedes AMG Petronas team boss Toto Wolff saluted Nico Rosberg following his victory in Sunday’s Bahrain Grand Prix.

Brackley Town's Lee Ndlovu and AFC Fylde's Josh Langley challenge for the ball  at St James Park

Saints must keep it going to the end of the campaign

Only if Brackley Town stay up will boss Kevin Wilkin know if it was one point gained in Saturday’s stalemate with AFC Fylde.

Rory McIlory gunning for Masters glory. Photo: PA

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Banbury Bulls' Wes Hallam breaks through at Nuneaton Old Edwardians. Photo: Simon Grieve

Bulls ready for final charge to the crown

Banbury Bulls are all set to clinch the title in front of their own supporters on Saturday.

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