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Deadline day round-up: McArthur gets another shot at the Premier League with Crystal Palace

Wimbledon Guardian:

8:53am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Crystal Palace boss Neil Warnock wanted to bring in four new names on transfer deadline day, but in the end had to settle for three.

By George, Francomb has lengthy Womble dreams

Wimbledon Guardian:

7:00am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

George Francomb is in the last year of his Dons contract and has started the season like his professional future depends on it.

Dons hitman Tubbs up for player of the month

Wimbledon Guardian:

6:00am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

AFC Wimbledon striker Matt Tubbs has been nominated for the SkyBet League Two player of the month.

Sharman feeling flat after sub-standard 110m showing

Wimbledon Guardian:

6:00am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Belgrave Harriers William Sharman gave an honest assessment of his disappointing run at ISTAF IAAF World Challenge event in Berlin on Sunday describing it as a "bit flat".

Kingstonian: Bury Town's Garnham frustrates Ks at Kingsmeadow

Wimbledon Guardian:

10:02pm Monday 1st September 2014

Bury Town keeper Marcus Garnham prevented Kingstonian from moving up to third in the Ryman Premier League on Monday night.

Lily B success for Croydon Harriers youngsters

Wimbledon Guardian:

12:42pm Monday 1st September 2014

Croydon Harriers’ girl athletes finished their team season with a flourish at Ewell Court on Saturday.

Leafe boss enjoys FA Cup revenge over Chatham

Wimbledon Guardian:

2:10pm Monday 1st September 2014

Whyteleafe boss John Fowler enjoyed FA Cup revenge last weekend thanks to a 2-1 preliminary round win at Chatham Town.

AFC Wimbledon: Downbeat Ardley rues worrying home form

Wimbledon Guardian:

11:00am Monday 1st September 2014

Neal Ardley cut a downbeat figure in the immediate aftermath of Saturday’s League Two defeat to Stevenage Borough.

Warnock is loving the character of his Crystal Palace stars

Wimbledon Guardian:

10:10am Monday 1st September 2014

Crystal Palace boss Neil Warnock praised his new players after a ding-dong Premier League draw at Newcastle United on Saturday.

Disappointed Rooney rues a slow final bend in Berlin

Wimbledon Guardian:

9:38am Monday 1st September 2014

Martyn Rooney could not hide his disappointment at not winning his 400m event at ISTAF IAAF World Challenge event in Berlin on Sunday.

Teddington's Leinster close to boxing goal

Wimbledon Guardian:

7:00am Monday 1st September 2014

Teddington personal trainer Kieran Leinster is within touching distance of his goal and knows his next fight is crucial.

House of Payne: Pietersen needs to give more to Surrey than simply T20 Blast

Wimbledon Guardian:

3:00pm Sunday 31st August 2014

We probably shouldn’t have been surprised that Surrey blew opportunity of reaching the Twenty20 Cup final at Edgbaston on Saturday, writes John Payne.

Surbiton's Sbihi makes key call as men's four are crowned world champions

Wimbledon Guardian:

12:00pm Sunday 31st August 2014

Surbiton's Moe Sbihi took the plaudits as Team GB's men's four claimed world championship gold on Saturday.

Walton Casuals: Debut boy Gutteridge strikes to earn Stags FA Cup replay

Wimbledon Guardian:

11:00am Sunday 31st August 2014

New signing Mitchell Gutteridge kept Walton Casuals FA Cup dreams alive on Saturday and ended a run of six straight defeats for boss Mark Hams' men.

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.

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.

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

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.









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