Wimbledon Guardian: Sport

Call us: 020 8722 6362 | Email us: sports@london.newsquest.co.uk

Palace chief impressed by Hangeland's professional attitude

Wimbledon Guardian:

11:10am Thursday 2nd October 2014

Brede Hangeland might be struggling to get a game at the minute but Neil Warnock has praised the central defender’s professionalism.

Crystal Palace: Premier League points are precious, but we all need to enjoy it too, says Warnock

Wimbledon Guardian:

7:00am Thursday 2nd October 2014

Neil Warnock had a reason to be cheerful after Crystal Palace’s 2-0 win over Leicester City on Saturday, and not just about the three points.

Teddington's Leinster wants to beat best of British

Wimbledon Guardian:

12:00pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

Boxing champion Kieran Leinster defended his Queensbury Boxing League English middleweight title on Saturday and roared ‘I want the British crown next’.

Warnock: Ipswich saw off competition from handful of rivals to land Williams

Wimbledon Guardian:

10:32am Thursday 2nd October 2014

Neil Warnock has revealed Ipswich Town saw off competition from a handful of clubs to land Jonathan Williams for a second loan spell from Crystal Palace.

Forsyth's nine goal Surbiton saga

Wimbledon Guardian:

5:26pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

Scotland international Alan Forsyth claimed nine goals in two games over the weekend as Surbiton hit the MHL Premier Division summit and cruised through to the English Hockey Cup third round, writes Sean Cotter.

Veteran rugby legend Rees answers the call of his beloved Old Walcountians

Wimbledon Guardian:

9:00am Thursday 2nd October 2014

Old Walcountians’ Dave Rees hung up his rugby boots last season at the tender age of 56, but his retirement did not last long when he answered an SOS call and took to the field last weekend.

Leatherhead's luck turns, but Brady knew it was coming

Wimbledon Guardian:

8:00am Thursday 2nd October 2014

Richard Brady says it was just a case of time when Leatherhead’s luck turned and someone paid the price, and that someone was Hampton & Richmond Borough.

Leatherhead turn on a five-star display at Hampton & Richmond

Wimbledon Guardian:

7:57am Thursday 2nd October 2014

Leatherhead turned on the style with an outstanding five-goal performance against Hampton & Richmond Borough at the Beveree on Tuesday night.

Superstox World Championship kicks-off a new season of action at the Wimbledon Raceway

Wimbledon Guardian:

7:00am Thursday 2nd October 2014

Sunday Wimbledon Raceway welcomes a new season of stock car and banger racing to the capital - and it all roars into life tomorrow.

Croydon Strider Bill strides back

Wimbledon Guardian:

7:00am Thursday 2nd October 2014

Bill Makuwa, from Striders of Croydon, made an excellent return to competition by winning the 23rd annual Switchback five-mile multi-terrain race in Lloyd Park and Addington Hills on Sunday.

Latest from Hercules Wimbledon: Cornish and co prepare for the National Road Relay Championship

Wimbledon Guardian:

7:00am Thursday 2nd October 2014

Hercules Wimbledon AC's Jonathan Cornish warmed up for this weekend's England Road Relay Championships by posting his best ever parkrun time in winning the Richmond Park event on Saturday.

The chance to raise money as the Lexus Croydon 10k runs into town

Wimbledon Guardian:

6:00am Thursday 2nd October 2014

There are less than three weeks to go until the annual Lexus Croydon 10K comes to town.

Kingstonian: Never again says cup hero Lovett

Wimbledon Guardian:

5:31pm Thursday 2nd October 2014

“Never again” were the words Kingstonian goalkeeping coach Matt Lovett used to describe his return to the football field after a near three year absence from first team football.

Crystal Palace: Midfield maestro Mile takes the chief's plaudits

Wimbledon Guardian:

7:00am Wednesday 1st October 2014

Crystal Palace boss Neil Warnock praised his midfield maestros in the wake of the comfortable 2-0 win over Leicester City in the Premier League on Saturday.

Tooting & Mitcham United march on in the FA Cup

Wimbledon Guardian:

12:07pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

Tooting & Mitcham United boss Craig Tanner will be calling on an old friend after his Terrors enjoyed a night to remember in the FA Cup on Tuesday.

Daws remains ajar after title fight is postponed

Wimbledon Guardian:

2:44pm Wednesday 1st October 2014

Carshalton hitman Lenny Daws will have to wait for his shot at the vacant EBU European Union light welterweight title after this weekend’s bout was postponed until November 8.

Andrews off the bench to fire Whyteleafe up the table

Wimbledon Guardian:

11:28am Wednesday 1st October 2014

Greg Andrews came off the bench last night [Tuesday] to fire Whyteleafe up to third in Ryman Division One South with both goals in a 2-0 win at Hythe Town.

Robertson closes in on Ginetta SuperCup title

Wimbledon Guardian:

7:00am Wednesday 1st October 2014

Whyteleafe-based Charlie Robertson is closing in on the Michelin Ginetta GT4 SuperCup title after another weekend of podium finishes.

Gardner reigns supreme in the Queensbury Boxing League

Wimbledon Guardian:

6:00am Wednesday 1st October 2014

New Addington boxing star Gareth Gardner confirmed his status as the most dominant boxer in the history of the UK’s premier boxing league on Saturday night, with another emphatic victory.

Harlequins: Waldrom says Chiefs triumph was inevitable

Wimbledon Guardian:

1:04pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

Harlequins' defeat at Exeter on Sunday came as no surprise to Chiefs number eight Thomas Waldrom.

Kingstonian: Drage comes in from the cold to fire up listless Ks

Wimbledon Guardian:

8:58am Tuesday 30th September 2014

Matt Drage came in from the cold to solve Kingstonian’s injury crisis in some style to earn a place in the FA Cup third qualifying round on Monday.

Trebles all round as Hallett inspires Wimbledon to a third consecutive win

Wimbledon Guardian:

8:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

Wimbledon made it three wins on the spin in London Division One South on Saturday thanks to a 18-15 victory over Guildford.

London Cornish spirit seals victory at Winchester by a solitary point

Wimbledon Guardian:

8:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

London Cornish head coach Dickon Moon hailed his side’s spirit after a nail-biting 27-26 win at Winchester maintained their unbeaten start to the season and kept them top of London Division Two South West.

Tooting & Mitcham United boss hails his FA Cup fighters

Wimbledon Guardian:

7:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

Tooting & Mitcham United boss Craig Tanner praised his charges after they came within a whisker of causing an FA Cup upset at Bishop’s Stortford on Saturday.

Warlingham put to the sword at home to Tottonians

Wimbledon Guardian:

7:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

Buoyed by their victory at Old Alleynians the previous weekend, Warlingham were hopeful of earning a first home win in London Division Two South West on Saturday when they hosted Tottonians.

AFC Wimbledon: Ardley philosophical in the face of Newport County defeat

Wimbledon Guardian:

2:19pm Monday 29th September 2014

AFC Wimbledon’s two-match unbeaten run in League Two came to a shuddering halt at Newport County on Saturday, but boss Neal Ardley was in philosophical mood.

Rosslyn Park take the points but there is room for improvement

Wimbledon Guardian:

12:47pm Monday 29th September 2014

A five-point away win was “job done” for Rosslyn Park, but a 36-29 win at Loughborough Students on Saturday was far from the sort of commanding performance they would have wanted.

Herne Hill Harriers Busaileh prepares for the cross-country season in style

Wimbledon Guardian:

12:11pm Monday 29th September 2014

Herne Hill Harriers’ athletes warmed up for the cross-country season with a string of fine performances across London, with Chris Busaileh most notable with victory at Streatham Common.

Old Walcountians off to a losing start

Wimbledon Guardian:

11:14am Monday 29th September 2014

Old Walcountians’ Surrey Two campaign got off to a disappointing start as they fell 29-14 to a slick and well-organised Old Emanuel last Saturday.

DSane inspires Whyteleafe to pip Carshalton Athletic to the points

Wimbledon Guardian:

10:39am Monday 29th September 2014

Whyteleafe arrested a run of four games without a win coming from behind to win 3-2 at Carshalton Athletic on Saturday.

Crystal Palace: Dann's enjoying the sweet taste of a clean sheet and three points

Wimbledon Guardian:

10:01am Monday 29th September 2014

Crystal Palace defender Scott Dann enjoyed the sweet taste of the 2-0 victory over Leicester City on Saturday in more ways than one.

Veteran Lovett helps Kingstonian stay in the hat for FA Cup

Wimbledon Guardian:

9:12am Sunday 28th September 2014

Kingstonian face a home replay against Romford on Monday night for a place in the third qualifying round of the FA Cup.

House of Payne: Why attack Chris Robshaw's credentials, it makes no sense

Wimbledon Guardian:

6:00am Sunday 28th September 2014

Remember when bashing the England manager was a national sport?

Crystal Palace: Positive Eagles prove too cunning for the Foxes

Wimbledon Guardian:

5:21pm Saturday 27th September 2014

Crystal Palace broke their Premier League duck at home this season beating Leicester City 2-0 with two quick-fire goals.

Twickenham race ace Simon goes from Low to high

Wimbledon Guardian:

8:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

Twickenham’s Simon Low may have secured the North Gloucester Club Championship mini twin title last week, but for him the hard work starts now.

Bridge Banter: Everyone wants to watch Chelsea play, irrespective of what, who or when

Wimbledon Guardian:

7:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

It’s a measure of how compulsive Chelsea are to watch that 41,000 filled Stamford Bridge on Wednesday night to watch Bolton being knocked out of the Capital One Cup.

Ardley absolves AFC Wimbledon hitman of any blame

Wimbledon Guardian:

7:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

Neal Ardley has absolved AFC Wimbledon Adebayo Akinfenwa of any blame after it took the striker until his ninth game to open his Dons goals account.

VIDEO: The arm wrestle challenge: Surrey Comet's deadly duo take on AFC Wimbledon beast Adebayo Akinfenwa

Wimbledon Guardian:

10:00am Friday 26th September 2014

Adebayo Akinfenwa is more than just a professional football, the man – in the nicest possible way – is a beast.

Surbiton Hockey Club: Far from Daly best

Wimbledon Guardian:

9:00am Friday 26th September 2014

Surbiton hot shot Matt Daly admitted his side was not at its best, despite maintaining a 100 per cent winning start to the new season at Southgate on Saturday.

No doubts for Wimbledon's hockey coach Marsden

Wimbledon Guardian:

9:00am Friday 26th September 2014

Wimbledon hockey club coach Ben Marsden insists his side are in a good place despite back-to-back defeats in the MHL Premier Division.

Ardley: Who knows what to expect, but the momentum is with AFC Wimbledon

Wimbledon Guardian:

8:00am Friday 26th September 2014

On the back of two successive wins, AFC Wimbledon boss Neal Ardley has admitted he has no idea what to expect from the trip to Newport County tomorrow.

Gardner demands the serious approach

Wimbledon Guardian:

8:00am Friday 26th September 2014

New Addington boxer Gareth Gardner has warned his next opponent there will be no time for show-boating when they meet in the ring.

AFC Wimbledon: Akinfenwa breaks his duck, but it is all about the team

Wimbledon Guardian:

8:00am Friday 26th September 2014

Adebayo Akinfenwa could easily be mistaken for a London bus, but he does not mind because the bus has brought finally brought goals for the AFC Wimbledon striker.

Kingstonian assistant wary of FA Cup threat in Essex

Wimbledon Guardian:

7:00am Friday 26th September 2014

Kingstonian assistant Graham Harper knows the FA Cup challenge his side faces on Saturday – because he has been there himself.

European champion Pavey crowned Richmond's 10K queen

Wimbledon Guardian:

3:10pm Thursday 25th September 2014

Former Teddington resident Jo Pavey enjoyed her Richmond Running Festival home coming to the tune of victory in the Kew Gardens 10K on Sunday.

Latest from Hercules Wimbledon: Six-strong team get set for national road relay championship

Wimbledon Guardian:

7:00am Thursday 25th September 2014

Hercules Wimbledon AC’s senior men’s road runners qualified for next month’s English national road relay championships by posting their best ever performance in the qualifying South of England event last weekend.

Crystal Palace: Warnock proud of his fresh-faced Eagles after 10-man Magpies clip their wings

Wimbledon Guardian:

11:01pm Wednesday 24th September 2014

Crystal Palace crashed out of the Capital One Cup at the third round after a 3-2 extra-time defeat at home to beleaguered 10-man Newcastle United on Wednesday night.

Latest from Hercules Wimbledon: Clarke on form in Thorpe Park

Wimbledon Guardian:

2:32pm Wednesday 24th September 2014

Hercules Wimbledon chairman and three times English senior men's cross-country champion Dave Clarke showed good form in the Thorpe Park Sprint Triathlon on Sunday.

AFC Wimbledon: Legendary striker Fash backs the Dons

Wimbledon Guardian:

2:46pm Wednesday 24th September 2014

Wimbledon legend John Fashanu has vowed to return to the Cherry Red Records stadium to help cheer the Dons up the table.

Codling targets retaining Park’s crown

Wimbledon Guardian:

8:58am Wednesday 24th September 2014

Rosslyn Park head coach Alex Codling says there will only be one winner of National League One, and it will not be Rosslyn Park.







Get Adobe Flash player

click2find


About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree