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Premier in a tight spot

Staring down the barrel of a third straight loss isn’t something associated with Sunbury United Cricket Club. Yet that’s the situation of the reigning premier...

Lions’ recruiting drive yields seven fresh faces

Sunbury Lions football coach Rick Horwood hopes the club’s players and supporters are about to be rewarded for their patience over the past two...

Early losses put Bundoora RSL under the pump

The season is only four rounds old but Bundoora RSL already knows every game is a crunch game in Bowls Victoria’s premier division. Last year’s...

Sunbury ace a kart king

Sunbury’s Jordan Ford has taken the Australia Superkart 250cc series by storm. Having previously raced sprint cars, Ford was given the opportunity to race in...

Recruit-starved Tigers welcome player cap change

Lancefield Football Club will have more options to recruit after being given extra points in its player cap. The Tigers were one of eight Riddell...

Rupo’s coach returns to ‘finish the job’

Rupertswood is on a singleminded mission to get back into the Gisborne and District Cricket Association’s McIntyre Cup. Having been knocked out in the first...

Pitch for under-17 softballers

The Sunbury Softball Association is looking to add more under-17 players to its growing organisation. While increasing numbers in other age groups has seen the...

Riddell re-learns lost art

Sometimes cricket is more a mental game than physical, and Riddell is hoping to conquer the mental demons that plagued players in last season’s...

UK duo pitch in for Aussie juniors

Lloyd Lambert ticked all the boxes Roxburgh Park Broadmeadows Cricket Club wanted in a development coach. Vice captain at his club, Basildon and Pitsea, in...

Rupertswood enjoys the spoils

Last week we looked at some of the success stories from Riddell District Football Netball League's junior football competitions. This week we turn our...

Clarkefield ready for new season

Dropping down a division isn’t always the worst thing that can happen in cricket. At least that’s the view of Clarkefield Brumbies Cricket Club. After...

Bowlers know life won’t be quite as good again

Kyneton Golf Bowls Club knows it will never have a season like last year but is still hoping for more success this time around. For...

Tigers relish challenge of another promotion

The Gisborne and District Cricket Association season brings a lot of unknowns for Lancefield Cricket Club. After winning last season’s C-grade flag, the Tigers will...

Dragons come out firing

New Gisborne coach Simon Harman was fairly happy with what he saw first-up from his side in the Gisborne and District Cricket Association’s McIntyre...

Sunbury fires first shot

Sunbury got its first win of the Bowls Victoria Pennant season by finishing stronger than Fitzroy Victoria (2) on Saturday. Having lost first up to...

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Lions break hoodoo

City Oval hasn’t been a pleasant place for the Sunbury Lions in recent years, but that changed on Saturday in the opening round of...

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