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Leamington again come up just short despite a valiant effort

For the second week running, Leamington were involved in a tense, nail-biting match that went down to the wire, with Evesham shading it by just a point.

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Bobby Thompson in possession for the home side.

Grindal’s 25-point haul helps ease the relegation fears of Southam

Kenilworth suffered a setback in their bid to finish in third place with a comprehensive 55-17 defeat at Southam, who in turn boosted their survival chances, writes Sophie Freestone.

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Kelly Sibley and doubles partner David McBeath. Picture: Jono Searle/Getty Images

Commonwealth Games display leaves Sibley feeling ‘proud’

Kelly Sibley feels she played some of the best table tennis of her career at the Commonwealth Games in Australia.

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IN PICTURES: Leamington’s Regency Run 2018

More than 2,000 people laced up their running shoes to take part in the 14th annual Wright Hassall Regency Run in Leamington at the weekend.

Lee Dorning retained his men's singles title at the Leamington League's Closed Championships.

Dorning successfully defends his Closed Championships crown

Lee Dorning successfully defended his men’s singles crown at the Leamington League’s Closed Championships which were held last weekend at St Nicholas Park Leisure Centre, writes Phil John.

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Leamington centre Toby Bruce takes on the Earlsdon defence. Picture: Gina Ruyssevelt

Shuttleworth brace just unable to get Leamington over the line

Leamington once again played their part in a thrilling game of rugby football and, in a nailbiting finish, they nearly grabbed victory.

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Will Johnson dives over for Kenilworth. Pictures: Morris Troughton

Earlsdon defeat is quickly forgotten as Kenilworth ease past Evesham

Kenilworth bounced back from defeat at Earlsdon, scoring six tries in a 36-14 win over Evesham at Glasshouse Lane, writes Sophie Freestone.

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IN PICTURES: The Warwick Half Marathon 2018

Hundreds of people laced up their running shoes last weekend for the British Heart Foundation’s (BHF) annual Warwick Half Marathon.

Tom Oliphant in action at Brands Hatch. Picture: Jakob Ebrey Photography

Oliphant has an ‘absolute blast’ on touring car bow

Tom Oliphant narrowly missed out on a points finish during a positive first weekend in the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship (BTCC), fighting on the fringes of the top ten during the opening rounds at Brands Hatch.

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Sarah-Jane Perry shows off her silver medal with Team England gold medallist James Willstrop.

Perry has to settle for silver after ‘harsh’ call

Kenilworth’s Sarah-Jane Perry admitted she might have “a few nightmares” after a crucial misjudgment in the squash women’s singles final on the Gold Coast.

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Qatar Airways get into the carnival spirit at Warwick

While the abandonment of the latest meeting will have been a disappointment, Warwick general manager Andre Klein had some good news for racegoers with the announcement that high-profile sponsors Qatar Airways will be backing the extended May Carnival, writes David Hucker.

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Kelly Sibley on the podium with England team-mates Tin-Tin Ho, Maria Tsaptsinos and Denise Payet.

Team bronze for Sibley makes up for a series of Commonwealth near misses

Kelly Sibley finally got her first Commonwealth Games team medal at the fourth time of asking as she helped England win bronze in Australia.

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Sebastian Vettel wins in Bahrain

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Sebastian Vettel wins the second race of the season in Bahrain.
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Owain Jones picked up an impressive 50 per cent return for Lillington Free Church C.

Lillington A unable to keep pace with red-hot Draycott

Three teams from Lillington Free Church and one from Rugby competed on the final day of the National Cadet League, staged in Wellingborough on Sunday, writes Phil John.

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Bobby Thompson touched down twice for Kenilworth.

Thompson’s brace is in vain as Earlsdon close the gap on third

Third-placed Kenilworth saw their advantage over Earlsdon cut to two points after suffering a 29-17 Midlands Two West (South) defeat, writes Sophie Freestone.

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Kenilworth Ladies celebrate after Stav Williams broke through to score the match-winning try. Pictures: Pete Hall

Last-gasp Williams try puts Kenilworth into final

A dramatic last-gasp try from hat-trick hero Stav Williams earned Kenilworth Ladies a place in the final of the Intermediate Cup on Sunday, writes Sophie Freestone.

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Defeat in Bristol ends WarKens’ play-off quest

Team manager Steve Townsend was in upbeat mood despite seeing The University of Warwick/Kenilworth Squash side miss out on their play-off dream in the final match of the Premier Squash League campaign.

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Red Infantry leads the charge with his rivals a long way back

Top weight Red Infantry, trained at Alvechurch by Ian Williams, made every yard of the running in the hands of Robbie Dunne to land the feature race at the 188Bet-sponsored Spring Race Day at Warwick, writes David Hucker.

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Evetts is up to the challenge at tour event in Milton Keynes

Stockton’s Ted Evetts confirmed his return to form with victory at the fourth and final PDC Unicorn Challenge Tour event of the weekend at Milton Keynes on Sunday.

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Lewis Hamilton starts the race on pole position

F1 LIVE: Australian Grand Prix

F1 is back! Sebastian Vettel claims victory in the opening round of the championship ahead of Lewis Hamilton and Kimi Raikkonen.
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