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Oxford United striker Kitson calls time on career

Oxford Mail: Dave Kitson salutes the fans after Oxford United’s welcome 2-0 win at Plymouth on Saturday when he scored

8:50am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

DAVE Kitson has called time on his career after agreeing to leave Oxford United by mutual consent.

GOLF: Cook on course to lead double life

Oxford Mail:

8:30am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

JAMIE Cook is all set to juggle two different sports this season as the Oxford City forward gets closer to becoming a professional golfer.

RUGBY UNION: Piri Weepu will make big impression at London Welsh, says Nathan Vella

Oxford Mail:

8:20am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

NATHAN Vella is backing his former Auckland teammate Piri Weepu to shine at London Welsh.

FOOTBALL: Concannon upbeat about Didcot after U's clash

Oxford Mail: Didcot Town's joint boss Ian Concannon

8:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Didcot Town joint manager Ian Concannon praised his players after they were beaten 1-0 at home by Oxford United in a pre-season friendly on Saturday.

FOOTBALL: Millers swoop to capture Bird in revamped line-up

Oxford Mail:

8:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

North Leigh have boosted their Southern League campaign by signing former Bolton Wanderers and Aberdeen striker Michael Bird.

DARTS: Peachcroft stun Premier leaders

Oxford Mail: Preben Krabben

8:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Peachcroft Social Club, the Men’s Section 1 leaders caused a big upset with a thrilling 5-4 victory at home to Premier Section pacesetters Goodlake Arms A.

GOLF: Dines lifts Frilford championship on way to USA

Oxford Mail:

8:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

JAKE Dines came through a five-hole play-off to become the new Frilford Heath club champion.

CRICKET: Skipper Ryan is Oxfordshire star with 7-78

Oxford Mail:

7:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

CAREER-BEST figures of 7-78 from captain Luke Ryan have given Oxfordshire a golden chance of recording their first Western Division victory of the season against Dorset at Bournemouth.

GOLF: Club results

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7:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

FRILFORD HEATH

TENNIS: Defeat for Oxfordshire men and ladies in openers

Oxford Mail: A tennis club is holding a tea party

7:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

OXFORDSHIRE’S men’s and ladies teams both tasted defeat on the first day of of the Aegon Summer County Cup The men, bidding for a hat-trick of promotions, were edged out 5-4 by Sussex in Group 5 at West Worthing.

MOTORSPORT: Albert points way for Walkinshaw in the wet

Oxford Mail:

7:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Jordan Albert secured a seventh-placed finish in the latest round of the BRDC Formula 4 Championship at a rain-hit Oulton Park International Circuit on Saturday.

Oxford United announce Derek Fazackerley as new assistant head coach

Oxford Mail:

10:00am Monday 21st July 2014

OXFORD United have appointed former England No 2 Derek Fazackerley as their new assistant head coach.

Appleton happy with performance of Oxford United youngsters

Oxford Mail:

9:30am Monday 21st July 2014

MICHAEL Appleton hailed the contribution of Oxford United’s youngsters in Saturday’s 1-0 pre-season friendly win over Didcot Town, writes MATTHEW BRUCE.

RACING: Music Master calls the tune at Newbury

Oxford Mail:

9:00am Monday 21st July 2014

WANTAGE trainer Henry Candy could drop Music Master back to the minimum trip for the Nunthorpe Stakes at York next month after his charge swooped late to land the Group 3 Al Basti Equiworld Hackwood Stakes at Newbury on Saturday.

CRICKET: Smith takes Great Tew to within one step of Lord's final

Oxford Mail:

9:00am Monday 21st July 2014

A spectacular innings from Harry Smith yesterday blasted Great & Little Tew to within one victory of a Lord’s final.

ATHLETICS: Clarke feels ready for bold bid

Oxford Mail: Athletics hurdler

8:50am Monday 21st July 2014

LAWRENCE Clarke completed his preparations for the Commonwealth Games with a fourth-placed finish at the Sainsbury’s Anniversary Games at Horse Guards Parade yesterday, writes STUART WEIR.

CRICKET: Rana's in seventh heaven for Horspath

Oxford Mail:

8:30am Monday 21st July 2014

HORSPATH seamer Mohson Rana’s career-best and Home Counties club record figures of 7-31 clinched an emphatic 108-run victory at Falkland in Division 2.

CRICKET: Great Tew hopes ended by rain

Oxford Mail:

8:30am Monday 21st July 2014

GREAT & Little Tew’s bad luck with the weather continued when their Division 2 derby clash at Shipton-under-Wychwood was washed out.

RESULTS: July 19

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8:30am Monday 21st July 2014

Cherwell League

RESULTS: July 19

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8:30am Monday 21st July 2014

OCA League

CRICKET: Keegan comes to Oxfordshire's rescue

Oxford Mail:

8:20am Monday 21st July 2014

Chad Keegan recorded his highest score for Oxfordshire to rescue them from another poor batting display on the first day of their Western Division match against Dorset at Bournemouth yesterday.

RESULTS: July 19

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8:20am Monday 21st July 2014

Serious Cricket Home Counties Premier League

CRICKET: Banbury knocked off top spot

Oxford Mail: cricket generic

8:20am Monday 21st July 2014

BANBURY were knocked off the top of the Division 1 table when they suffered a comprehensive seven-wicket defeat away to reigning champions Henley on Saturday.

MOTORSPORT: Bottas delighted at second

Oxford Mail: Valtteri Bottas

8:20am Monday 21st July 2014

VALTTERI Bottas was delighted at his second-placed finish at yesterday’s German Grand Prix.

CRICKET: Rowant's batsmen are held in check

Oxford Mail: cricket generic

8:20am Monday 21st July 2014

ASTON Rowant never recovered from a stuttering start and lost by six wickets in their Division 1 match at Slough on Saturday.

CRICKET: Beer festival as seamer's unlikely spell gives Oxford victory

Oxford Mail:

8:10am Monday 21st July 2014

SUPERB seam bowling from Mark Beer inspired Oxford to an unlikely 33-run victory over Tring Park in Saturday’s low-scoring Division 1 clash.

Friendly: Didcot Town 0 Oxford United 1

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8:00pm Saturday 19th July 2014

JAMES ROBERTS' second-half strike made it three wins from three pre-season games for Oxford United as they beat a spirited Didcot Town side 1-0 at Draycott Engineering Loop Meadow Stadium.

Appleton cool on Gillett link

Oxford Mail:

9:00am Saturday 19th July 2014

Michael Appleton says Simon Gillett is not a transfer target despite the midfielder being spotted watching Oxford United this week.

ATHLETICS: Super Simi retains title in Oxon's golden treble

Oxford Mail:

8:30am Saturday 19th July 2014

ENGLISH SCHOOLS' TRACK & FIELD CHAMPIONSHIPS

RACING: Limato turns on style

Oxford Mail:

8:00am Saturday 19th July 2014

Limato could go for the Gimcrack Stakes at York next month after completing a hat-trick in impressive style at Newbury yesterday.

BOXING: Hall gets experience of a lifetime with Kell Brook

Oxford Mail:

8:00am Saturday 19th July 2014

Windrush BC’s light bantamweight Nathan Hall, 15, had a work experience week he will never forget after he trained at the famous Ingle Gym in Sheffield.

FOOTBALL: City trio back to tackle Wantage

Oxford Mail: Liam Malone played while he was suspended

8:00am Saturday 19th July 2014

Liam Malone, Jamie Cook and Lee Henderson are available for Oxford City’s match at Wantage Town today (3).

Oxford United expect quartet to play part at Didcot

Oxford Mail: Josh Ruffels says Oxford United want to finish on a good note for the fans in the final home game of the regular season against Accrington

8:00am Saturday 19th July 2014

Oxford United have almost a clean bill of health as their build-up to the new season continues this afternoon with a friendly at Didcot Town (3).

BASKETBALL: Hoops sign 7ft 4ins giant

8:00am Saturday 19th July 2014

Oxford City Hoops have signed former National Basketball Association (NBA) player Priest Lauderdale, who stands at a towering 7ft 4ins.

MOTORSPORT: Wolff admits to uncertainty over future

Oxford Mail: Susie Wolff

8:00am Saturday 19th July 2014

Susie Wolff now faces “the million dollar question” as to where her Formula 1 career goes from here.

RACING: Gannon's March aim

Oxford Mail: Cathy Gannon won Listed race

8:00am Saturday 19th July 2014

Wantage-based jockey Cathy Gannon has written off her hopes of returning to the saddle this year, and will now target a comeback in March 2015 following shoulder surgery last November.

MOTORSPORT: Moody out to shine on Isle of Man return

7:40am Saturday 19th July 2014

OXFORDSHIRE motorcycle racer Steve Moody is looking to do even better when returning to the Isle of Man next month – five years after he last competed in the Manx Grand Prix.

CRICKET: County's all-round show secures big win

Oxford Mail:

7:30am Saturday 19th July 2014

AN outstanding all-round performance saw Oxfordshire Under 17s crush Bedfordshire on first innings in their ECB Championship match at Bedford Modern School.

MOTORSPORT: Walkinshaw's revved up for Silverstone podium

Oxford Mail: Sean Walkinshaw in action

7:20am Saturday 19th July 2014

Chipping Norton’s Sean Walkinshaw is eyeing a push for his first podium of the EuroFormula Open campaign when rounds nine and ten take place at Silverstone this weekend.

CRICKET: Rowant crowned champions

Oxford Mail: cricket generic

7:00am Saturday 19th July 2014

ASTON Rowant are the Oxfordshire Under 11 champions after a rapid victory over Banbury in the final at Charlbury.

CRICKET: Burford defeat hands Lord Williams success

Oxford Mail:

7:00am Saturday 19th July 2014

LORD Williams (Thame) won the Under 15 league title without playing a game.

MARTIAL ARTS: Carl's treble caps fine day for Wantage

Oxford Mail:

6:30am Saturday 19th July 2014

Carl Davis was celebrating after winning three gold medals at the London Taekwondo Championships in Guildford.

SWIMMING: Wynne-Jones doubles up for Blue Fins

Oxford Mail: Close up of swimmer for sport

6:00am Saturday 19th July 2014

LOTTIE Wynne-Jones stormed to back-to-back wins as Bicester Blue Fins climbed to fifth in the Milton Keynes & District League Division 1 table by finishing third in the second round gala at Hillingdon, London.

CRICKET: Abingdon's Kwik victory

Oxford Mail:

6:20am Saturday 19th July 2014

Abingdon Vale Under 10s regained the Vale Cricket Development Group Kwik Cricket title, overcoming Cumnor in the final on home soil.

ANGLING: Aldridge nets big bream bag for Radley triumph

Oxford Mail:

6:00am Saturday 19th July 2014

JOHN Aldridge caught a nice bag of bream to take the third round of the Oxford Summer League fished by seven teams of six on the Thames either side of Radley boathouse.

CRICKET: Oxford on brink of women's title

Oxford Mail: cricket generic

6:00am Saturday 19th July 2014

OXFORD are firm favourites to win Division 2 of the ECB Women’s Midlands League following a nine-wicket victory over second-placed Charlbury at Roman Way.

Oxford United get fitness boost but new signing "unlikely" before weekend

Oxford Mail: Pictures from the U's 3-0 lose at Chesterfield

11:24am Friday 18th July 2014

A TRIO of Oxford United players are set to make their first appearances of pre-season tomorrow, but head coach Michael Appleton rates the prospects of a new signing arriving before the game as slim.

SHOOTING: Shooter Rivers hoping to impress in Glasgow

Oxford Mail:

9:30am Friday 18th July 2014

Didcot marksman Dan Rivers is targeting a place on the podium at his first Commonwealth Games this summer in Glasgow.

TENNIS: County men bidding for promotion treble

Oxford Mail:

8:30am Friday 18th July 2014

OXFORDSHIRE captain Jon Maskens believes he has his strongest team available ahead of next week’s Aegon Summer County Cup Group 5 campaign.

CRICKET: Captain Ryan: Let's have fun

Oxford Mail:

8:00am Friday 18th July 2014

LUKE Ryan hopes the feelgood factor surrounding Oxfordshire’s 50-over side can rub off on their three-day outfit.


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