ATHLETICS: Hannah's on song in Birmingham

ATHLETICS: Hannah's on song in Birmingham

ATHLETICS: Hannah's on song in Birmingham

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Oxford City’s Hannah England eased into tonight’s 1500m final after winning her heat in a comfortable style at Birmingham’s Alexander Stadium last night.

She crossed the line in 4mins 21.82 secs, ahead of British title rival Laura Muir (4.22.23).

Her final is at 6.10pm, while fellow Oxfordshire medal hopes, hurdler Lawrence Clarke and triple-jumper Nathan Douglas compete tomorrow.

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Kemar Roofe aims to maintain Oxford United form with West Brom in mind

Oxford Mail:

2:00pm Friday 24th April 2015

KEMAR Roofe has an added motivation to finish the season strongly with Oxford United – he has not given up hope of playing for West Bromwich Albion.

Chey Dunkley seeking to learn during 'test of character' at Oxford United

Oxford Mail:

12:00pm Friday 24th April 2015

SITTING on the bench was a rare situation for Chey Dunkley before he signed for Oxford United, but the defender is determined to come out the other side a better player.

Oxford United skipper Jake Wright wants to stay

Oxford Mail:

9:30am Friday 24th April 2015

Jake Wright is one of the Oxford United players who have opened contract talks this week – and the captain has made it clear he would love to stay.

Thrashing at the Abbey Stadium was an important moment in Oxford United's season - Michael Appleton

Oxford Mail:

9:20am Friday 24th April 2015

IT was an embarrassment, made worse by the fact it was screened live on Sky Sports.

Oxford United boss Appleton has defender George Baldock on wish-list

Oxford Mail:

9:10am Friday 24th April 2015

George Baldock is unlikely to feature again for Oxford United this season, but he is on head coach Michael Appleton’s wish-list this summer.

Richard Money backs Oxford United to challenge for promotion next season

Oxford Mail:

9:00am Friday 24th April 2015

OXFORD United will be in the promotion race next season, according to Cambridge United manager Richard Money.

Michael Appleton would welcome option of 3G pitch at Kassam Stadium

Oxford Mail:

8:30am Friday 24th April 2015

MICHAEL Appleton says he would be in favour of installing an artificial pitch at the Kassam Stadium, if Football League rules changed.

Aidan Hawtin: Banbury loan was key to Oxford United progress

Oxford Mail:

8:00am Friday 24th April 2015

AIDAN Hawtin has credited a loan spell in non-league for getting him in first-team contention at Oxford United.

RUGBY UNION: London Welsh trio agree new contracts with relegated club

Oxford Mail: London Welsh are staying at the Kassam

8:00am Friday 24th April 2015

Rob Lewis, Ben Pienaar and Chris Elder have become the latest players to re-sign for Oxford-based London Welsh.

WOMEN'S FOOTBALL: Bold Oxford United are denied by Reading

Oxford Mail: football generic

7:00am Friday 24th April 2015

Kayleigh Hines struck twice against her old club to give Oxford United Women a surprise 2-2 draw at promotion-chasing Reading in FA Women's Super League 2 in Farnborough last night.

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