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Kingstonian: Harper hails ugly win at Tonbridge

Wimbledon Guardian:

8:38am Sunday 31st August 2014

Ks assistant manager Graham Harper defended a smash-and-grab display at Tonbridge Angels on Saturday, a 2-0 victory which preserved the team’s unbeaten start to the season.

Elmbridge's Italian job - Italy, Wales, Fiji & Namibia are hoping Elmbridge can help their World Cup dreams

Wimbledon Guardian:

8:00am Sunday 31st August 2014

Elmbridge is no stranger to rugby, but Cobham RFC chairman Tony Balkwill believes the rugby World Cup will find a wider audience when it visits the borough in 2015.

FA Cup preview - Walton Casuals boss: "I'd have sacked me by now"

Wimbledon Guardian:

7:00am Saturday 30th August 2014

Walton Casuals boss Mark Hams has praised the club’s directors for backing him to the hilt and is out to repay their faith with FA Cup glory

Warnock could have been Palace manager last season

Wimbledon Guardian:

7:00am Saturday 30th August 2014

Neil Warnock was in talks to take over at Crystal Palace before Tony Pulis’ appointment in November.

AFC Wimbledon: It’s Shea’s jersey to lose now

Wimbledon Guardian:

7:00am Saturday 30th August 2014

AFC Wimbledon keeper Ross Worner has a fight on his hands to reclaim the number one shirt from James Shea, according to boss Neal Ardley.

Bridge Banter: Have Everton found the key to unlock Chelsea?

Wimbledon Guardian:

7:00am Saturday 30th August 2014

Everton’s scouts believe they have found a chink in the Blues armour ahead of this weekend’s clash at Goodison Park.

Horse Racing tips and selections for Sat 30th Aug

Wimbledon Guardian: Deep Trouble and Leighton Aspell survive this blunder at the last to provide Banbury trainer Ben Case with the biggest win of his career at Sandown on Saturday

6:00pm Friday 29th August 2014

Horse Racing tips and selections for Saturday, August 30th, including Sandown and Bath.

Moles keep lid on dreams after FA Cup goal glut

Wimbledon Guardian:

12:00pm Friday 29th August 2014

Despite winning their first FA Cup clash of the season 11-0, Molesey boss Steve Webb is keeping his feet on the floor ahead of the next installment at Cray Wanderers this weekend.

AFC Wimbledon: Prepare for a reaction this weekend... of sorts

Wimbledon Guardian:

11:00am Friday 29th August 2014

Fans heading to the Cherry Red Records stadium this weekend for the Dons clash with Stevenage could be forgiven for turning away after both managers’ less than flattering description of their players.

Cricket round-up: Malden hand Moles promotion boost

Wimbledon Guardian:

9:49am Friday 29th August 2014

If East Molesey win promotion to the Surrey Championship Premier Division, league rivals Malden Wanderers will be on their Christmas card list.

Millen's future at Palace is thrown into doubt as Warnock prepares to bring in new staff

Wimbledon Guardian:

9:12am Friday 29th August 2014

Neil Warnock is looking to bring in new staff at Selhurst Park, throwing the future of Keith Millen into doubt.

Harlequins: Skipper Marler backs Sinckler to be next big thing

Wimbledon Guardian:

8:50am Friday 29th August 2014

Joe Marler knows strength comes from within, which is why he is tipping fellow prop and Quins clubmate Kyle Sinckler for a big season this term.

It's Ashtead's title to win, says skipper Deighton

Wimbledon Guardian:

7:00am Friday 29th August 2014

Ashtead CC skipper Tom Deighton expects to tie up the Surrey Championship Division Two title this weekend.

Crystal Palace duo Warnock and Puncheon shake and make up

Wimbledon Guardian:

7:00am Friday 29th August 2014

New Crystal Palace manager Neil Warnock has made his peace with winger Jason Puncheon.

Dons are not the finished article just yet, says Ardley

Wimbledon Guardian:

7:00am Friday 29th August 2014

Neal Ardley says there is still one piece missing in the AFC Wimbledon jigsaw, but he is not convinced he will get his man before Monday’s transfer deadline.

Warnock returns to Crystal Palace to finish the job

Wimbledon Guardian:

9:39pm Thursday 28th August 2014

New Crystal Palace manager Neil Warnock has "unfinished business" at Selhurst Park.

Middlesex title race heats up for Teddington and Twickenham

Wimbledon Guardian:

5:11pm Thursday 28th August 2014

The Middlesex County League Premier Division title race is set to go to the wire after leaders Teddington and chasing rivals Twickenham recorded wins last weekend.

Miller time at Fulwell for champ Chad

Wimbledon Guardian:

4:58pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Richmond schools gold champion Chad Miller add another title to his haul last week.

Kingstonian: Pinney must be patient says Ks boss

Wimbledon Guardian:

5:24pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Kingstonian boss Tommy Williams has told striker Nathaniel Pinney he will get a first league start for the club sooner rather than later.

Henman gives a hurrah to Sutton’s LTA showpiece

Wimbledon Guardian:

12:06pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Former British tennis number one Tim Henman has proclaimed the Sutton Tennis & Squash Club’s latest tournament as the lifeblood of future talent.

Tooting & Mitcham United boss wants more of the winning mentality

Wimbledon Guardian:

7:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

Tooting & Mitcham United boss Craig Tanner does not want his players resting on their laurels as the FA Cup takes centre stage this weekend.

Latest from Hercules Wimbledon: Cheetham breaks marathon hoodoo

Wimbledon Guardian:

6:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

Hercules Wimbledon's Tom Cheetham finally broke the three-hour barrier in his 52nd marathon.

UPDATE: Former boss Neil Warnock makes dramatic return to Crystal Palace

Wimbledon Guardian: Neil Warnock in his Palace days

12:34pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

After two weeks of speculation it looks like Neil Warnock is set to make a dramatic return to Crystal Palace.

Kingston's Ayinde is no slacker for title test

Wimbledon Guardian:

12:00pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

Rising boxing star Anthony Ayinde says he is leading the perfect lifestyle to ensure he fulfils his title ambitions next month.

Gayle fires Crystal Palace's cup hopes and competition for places

Wimbledon Guardian:

8:20am Wednesday 27th August 2014

Dwight Gayle's first half hat-trick not only sent Crystal Palace into the third round of the Capital One Cup last night, but caretaker manager Keith Millen believes it also sent a message to the rest of his underperforming squad.

Jomni's golden moment is all down to wife.... of sorts

Wimbledon Guardian:

7:00am Wednesday 27th August 2014

Roehampton's Moatez Jomni admits he owes all of his success to "second wife" Jenny Archer after storming to gold at the IPC Athletics World Championships.

Rooney feels the tiredness in his legs in Birmingham

Wimbledon Guardian:

7:00am Wednesday 27th August 2014

Martyn Rooney admitted he had surprised himself after he battled fatigue to finish third in the 400m at the at the Sainsbury’s Birmingham Grand Prix on Sunday.

Choong remains upbeat despite slow assault on Youth Olympics

Wimbledon Guardian:

6:00am Wednesday 27th August 2014

A medal might have eluded Whitgift School pupil Henry Choong at the Youth Olympic Games, but the modern pentathlon starlet insists he will be better for his Nanjing adventure.

Latest from Hercules Wimbledon: The Sharp one is back

Wimbledon Guardian:

5:00am Wednesday 27th August 2014

Hercules Wimbledon's Matthew Sharp made an impressive return to racing after a five months absence due to injury when he won the Surrey 10,000m track title at Tooting Bec on Saturday - just 40 years after his dad took gold in the event.

New Malden new boys have big ambition

Wimbledon Guardian:

1:00pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

A New Malden football club has set its sights on competing in the FA Cup, despite only coming in to existence this season.

Richmond receive professional boost to title defence

Wimbledon Guardian:

11:02am Tuesday 26th August 2014

Richmond's chances of retaining their women's Premiership title this season have been handed a major boost with six players being handed full time contracts with the RFU.

Defender has no regrets on Liverpool exit

Wimbledon Guardian:

9:32am Tuesday 26th August 2014

Former Liverpool full-back Martin Kelly has declared he has no regrets about joining Crystal Palace despite Tony Pulis departing just hours after completing the deal to bring him to SE25.

Harry AA has no cause for disappointment

Wimbledon Guardian:

8:46am Tuesday 26th August 2014

Harry Aikines-Aryeetey insisted there was no reason for disappointment despite finishing sixth in the men’s 100m at the Sainsbury’s Birmingham Grand Prix on Sunday.

The magnificent seven from Croydon Harriers

Wimbledon Guardian:

9:00am Tuesday 26th August 2014

Seven Croydon Harriers were in action at the Tooting track & field open on Saturday.

Record breaker Farah targets double world title defence

Wimbledon Guardian:

11:29am Monday 25th August 2014

Double Olympic champion Mo Farah marked his twin daughters' second birthday by breaking Steve Ovett's 36-year British record over two miles in Sunday's Sainsbury's Grand Prix, writes Sacha Clayton.

Palace skipper keen for managerial vacancy to be filled

Wimbledon Guardian:

11:00am Monday 25th August 2014

Crystal Palace captain Mile Jedinak has urged the club to end the uncertainty at Selhurst Park by appointing a new boss as soon as possible.

Speroni: Arsenal and West Ham results shouldn't lessen Millen's chances of getting job

Wimbledon Guardian:

10:00am Monday 25th August 2014

Crystal Palace’s Argentine keeper Julian Speroni believes Saturday’s 3-1 home defeat to West Ham should not count against caretaker boss Keith Millen’s chances of taking the job permanently.

Eagles keeper desperate for defensive solidity to return

Wimbledon Guardian:

10:00am Monday 25th August 2014

Julian Speroni has warned the defensive errors which have plagued them cannot continue as managerless Crystal Palace look to recover quickly from a traumatic start to the season.

Eagles caretaker concedes off the field dramas caught up with squad

Wimbledon Guardian:

7:21pm Saturday 23rd August 2014

Crystal Palace interim manager Keith Millen conceded the recent turmoil surrounding the club had affected the players this week.

Millen wants new Palace manager in place quickly

Wimbledon Guardian:

6:50pm Saturday 23rd August 2014

Crystal Palace interim manager Keith Millen knows time is running out for the club to install a new permanent figurehead and boost the squad following the Eagles’ second consecutive loss of the season at home to West Ham.

Kingstonian: McCollin keeps the faith in Pinney

Wimbledon Guardian:

4:00pm Friday 22nd August 2014

Ks striker Andre McCollin has told striker partner Nathaniel Pinney he will not be getting any more charitable donations from him this season.

Ex-Hampton School boy plays down chances of England call

Wimbledon Guardian:

1:00pm Friday 22nd August 2014

Former Hampton School student Zafar Ansari is propelling Surrey back to the top with bat and ball, but the 22-year-old insists his England chances are non-existent until they get there.

Surbiton's Alice in wonderland thanks to SW19 triumph

Wimbledon Guardian:

12:00pm Friday 22nd August 2014

Surbiton’s Alice Klugman admitted lifting a winner’s trophy was the icing on the cake after finally getting to play at SW19 as part of the HSBC Road to Wimbledon National 14 & Under Challenge Finals.

Odds slashed on shock Palace return for Pulis

Wimbledon Guardian: Wise beyond his years: Crystal Palace boss Tony Pulis

11:28am Friday 22nd August 2014

Bookmakers have slashed odds on Tony Pulis making an shock comeback as Crystal Palace manager. 

Henry on Hockey - Time to relax and reflect after the Commonwealth Games

Wimbledon Guardian:

8:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

Now the dust has settled, England hockey international and Wimbledon star Henry Weir reflects on winning a Commonwealth Games bronze.

Moody resigns over misconduct allegations after Crystal Palace pull out of Mackay appointment

Wimbledon Guardian:

1:05pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Iain Moody has resigned as sporting director of Crystal Palace as the Football Association revealed it was investigating allegations of misconduct during his time at Cardiff City.

Chessington's Stevenson sets sights on singles final in Nottingham

Wimbledon Guardian:

10:36am Thursday 21st August 2014

Chessington tennis star Luke Stevenson takes on Abingdon's Alexix Canter in the semi-finals of the Nikes Junior Tennis Championships today with a spring in his step.

Re-Joyce, for there is no stopping Commonwealth champion Joe

Wimbledon Guardian:

8:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

The man who propelled Putney boxer Joe Joyce on his way to Commonwealth gold is convinced the super-heavyweight can go all the way to Rio 2016.

AFC Wimbledon: Winning ugly is only a good sign says Francomb

Wimbledon Guardian:

8:02am Thursday 21st August 2014

AFC Wimbledon’s George Francomb reckons winning games without playing well is a sign the Dons can sustain a promotion bid this term, writes Stuart Amos.

Hercules Wimbledon's Grima has double reason to celebrate

Wimbledon Guardian:

7:00am Thursday 21st August 2014

Hercules Wimbledon's top women's marathon runner, Claire Grima, lifted two Surrey titles in one go when she competed in the Wimbledon Dash 5km road race at Wimbledon Park on Sunday.









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