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ICE HOCKEY: Long-serving Cox moves on from Oxford City Stars

Oxford Mail:

8:00am Tuesday 29th July 2014

OXFORD City Stars have parted company with veteran Andy Cox ahead of the new season.

MOTORSPORT: Massa in fifth as Ricciardo triumphs

Oxford Mail: Felipe Massa will be appearing at Goodwood Festival of Speed today

3:23pm Sunday 27th July 2014

Felipe Massa finished fifth in a Grove-based Williams at the Hungarian Grand Prix as Daniel Ricciardo claimed a thrilling victory for Red Bull.

SWIMMING: Wood makes it a deadly dozen in City's Open

Oxford Mail:

8:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

CITY of Oxford’s Chris Wood won 12 gold medals in the club’s July Open Gala at Temple Cowley.

SWIMMING: Super Wilkinson through to open water nationals

Oxford Mail:

8:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

DIDCOT Barramundi’s Freddie Wilkinson won a gold medal in the ASA British Gas South East Regional Open Water Championship at Westhampnett Lake, near Chichester.

ICE SKATING: County aces target nationals

Oxford Mail:

7:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

Oxford skaters Natasha Nemeth Knight (15), Maeve Hastings (13) and Alicia Boyer (10) head to Sheffield Arena in November to compete in the national championships.

SCHOOLS' SPORT: Fajemisin secures silver as trio shine in Cardiff

Oxford Mail: Simi Fajemisin

7:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

Oxfordshire athletes won three medals for England in the SIAB Under 17 Under 17 International at Cardiff.

ANGLING: Webb earns top honours

Oxford Mail:

7:00am Saturday 26th July 2014


TRIATHLON: Fiona fifth for Bicester

6:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

Bicester Tri Club’s Fiona Clarke finished fifth in the women’s Olympic distance event at the City of Birmingham Triathlon at Sutton Park.

MOTORSPORT: Polden loses power

Oxford Mail:

6:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

Kidlington's Georgina Polden suffered more misery in round six of the Motul Motostar Championship at Brands Hatch.

ARCHERY: Murray in call-up for England

Oxford Mail:

6:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

BICESTER Cooper School pupil Owen Murray has been selected by England to shoot at the Commonwealth Euronations Championships in Cardiff from August 1-3.

ROWING: Headington girls storm in for Britain

8:00am Friday 25th July 2014

Headington School rowers are still celebrating after starring for Great Britain in a junior international match against France at Nantes.

ROWING: National medals for Wallingford crews

Oxford Mail:

8:00am Friday 25th July 2014

Two Wallingford RC crews won bronzes medals in the British Junior Championships at Nottingham.

CYCLING: Waller smashes 50-mile record

7:00am Friday 25th July 2014

Oxford City RC veteran Howard Waller obliterated the club’s 50-mile time trial record with a superb 1 min 47. 33 secs in the Shafesbury 50.

TENNIS: Tolson eases North's fears of the drop

Oxford Mail: tennis racket hitting ball for sport

7:00am Friday 25th July 2014

County captain Emma Tolson helped North Oxford ease their relegation fears in Oxfordshire LTA Wilson League Ladies’ Division 1.

BOWLS: Unstoppable Sykes seals hat-trick on day of drama

Oxford Mail:

7:40am Thursday 24th July 2014

MARK Sykes continued his impressive run in the two wood final to complete a hat-trick of titles.

RACING: Oxfordshire trainer caught up in morphine case

Oxford Mail: The Cheka in his stable at Blewbury with trainer Eve Johnson Houghton at her end-of-season celebration

7:00am Thursday 24th July 2014

BLEWBURY trainer Eve Johnson Houghton is the latest trainer to come forward and reveal one of her horses has tested positive for morphine.

BAR BILLIARDS: Masons grab whitewash to close the gap

7:00am Thursday 24th July 2014

Masons took full advantage of a surprise defeat by leaders Didcot Conservative Club to close in at the top of the Oxford Summer League Group A table.

BOWLS: Ton up for quartet as Headington edge closer

Oxford Mail: image of bowls close up of bowling woods and jack for sport

7:00am Thursday 24th July 2014

DIVISION 1 leaders Headington were one of four teams to rack up centuries in a high-scoring week in the Oxford & District League, sponsored by Yarnton Nurseries.

BOWLS: Seniors book places at nationals

Oxford Mail: image of bowls close up of bowling woods and jack for sport

6:30am Thursday 24th July 2014

SIX bowlers from Oxfordshire have qualified for the National Seniors Championships at Leamington next month.

ICE HOCKEY: Dax is back as trio sign for Stars

Oxford Mail: ice hockey

6:00am Thursday 24th July 2014

Oxford City Stars’ squad for the new season continues to take shape with the return of Dax Hedges, an energetic young forward from the city.

AMERICAN FOOTBALL: Saints back in groove with super home win

Oxford Mail:

6:00am Thursday 24th July 2014

Oxford Saints got back to winning ways with a 39-16 home victory over Sandwell Steelers in the National Central Division.

AUNT SALLY: Ruffels leads Garsington to break Six Bells' streak

Oxford Mail:

7:00am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

PREMIER Section leaders Six Bells C Kidlington lost for the first time this season as they were edged out in a thriller at Section 1’s Garsington Sports A, writes ANDY BEAL.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

Oxford Mail:

8:30am Saturday 19th July 2014


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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

TENNIS: Oxon ladies looking up after thriller in Devon

Oxford Mail:

8:00am Friday 18th July 2014

PROMOTION from the Seniors Inter-County Leagues Division 3 remains on the cards for Oxfordshire Ladies Over 50s following a slender win over Devon at Torquay.

CYCLING: Rose in full bloom to take victory

Oxford Mail: generic image of a racing cyclist for the sport desk

8:00am Friday 18th July 2014

Oxonian's Malcolm Rose pipped Mid Oxon’s Eamon Deeley in a thrilling finish to the Beeline League Cycle Time Trial, hosted by Oxford City RC.

TENNIS: Simmons twins in medal hunt

Oxford Mail: Alex Simmons in the mixed doubles at the National Deaf Championships in Welwyn Garden City, while (inset) her twin sister Beth with her reward for finishing runner-up in the women’s singles

7:50am Friday 18th July 2014

OXFORD twins Alex and Beth Simmons will face Chinese Taipei in the United States today for a place in the final.


6:20am Friday 18th July 2014

Shotover & District (Yeovil, 9 sent 139): 1, 14, 16 B Sherman & S Wells 1496, 1463, 1457; 2, 17, 19 DSR Wiggins 1495, 1452, 1443; 3, 12, 18 R Jenkins, son & daughter 1491, 1478, 1450; 4, 5, 13 P Wells 1489 (x2), 1469; 6 M/M VT Hall 1487; 7, 8, 9 RB Clarke 1487, 1486 (x2); 10, 11, 15 K Shipperley 1482 (x2), 1461; 20 R Clarke 1397.

TENNIS: Waterson runner-up at Perry & Sinclair Championship

Oxford Mail: tennis racket hitting ball for sport

6:00am Friday 18th July 2014

GILES Waterson and Chloe Elliott were the top local performers among a field of almost 500 in the Perry & Sinclair Championships at Virgin Active.

ROWING: Triggs Hodge excited by Amsterdam adventure

Oxford Mail:

4:26pm Thursday 17th July 2014

Oxford's Andy Triggs Hodge can’t wait to compete in the Netherlands after being named in Great Britain’s team for next month’s World Championships.

A race to forget, with the injuries to prove it

Oxford Mail:

11:30am Thursday 17th July 2014

Our exclusive column from the Oxfordshire MotoGP ace

ICE HOCKEY: City Stars and Oxford Mail in link-up

Oxford Mail: ice hockey

9:20am Thursday 17th July 2014

OXFORD City Stars and the Oxford Mail have joined forces ahead of the new season.

ICE HOCKEY: Oxford City Stars sign giant Canadian

Oxford Mail:

9:00am Thursday 17th July 2014

OXFORD City Stars have secured their first signing of the summer – and it’s a big one.

RACING: Dancer waltzes in for Hill

Oxford Mail: Lawney Hill

8:00am Thursday 17th July 2014

Rogue Dancer (3-1 fav) romped home by 12 lengths for Aston Rowant trainer Lawney Hill in a handicap chase at Uttoxeter yesterday, with Trevor Whelan on board.

BOWLS: Oxfordshire women in cup agony

Oxford Mail: image of bowls close up of bowling woods and jack for sport

8:00am Thursday 17th July 2014

Oxfordshire Ladies suffered an agonising 33-32 defeat by Hampshire in the Walker Cup national double rink regional semi-final at Sutton, Surrey.

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