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Jamie returns to ring... but in different sport

New Stevenson fighter Jamie McGinnis made his return to the ring years after being told he would never fight again last week... only now in a different sport.

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Search for European Championship volunteers begins

Search for European Championship volunteers begins

People across Scotland are being given the chance to volunteer and be the face of the inaugural European Championships in 2018.

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This group of GMAC Martial Arts members excelled during this months Scottish Taekwon-Do Championships. Chief instructor Chris Dickson is pictured wearing black (back row, centre), with his wife Kerris among the other students pictured. (Submitted pic)

British title glory is next step up for GMAC stars

The chief instructor at Bellshill-based GMAC Martial Arts is targeting glory for his many of his students at the British Taekwon-Do Championships later this year.

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Chris Bungard celebrates his latest victory

Bungard makes mockery of opponent Feenan’s jibe with flying triangle win

Holytown Mixed Martial Arts marvel Chris Bungard produced a sensational flying triangle move to win his latest fight by first round submission in stunning style.

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Quiz: can you identify these European football clubs by their nicknames?

Quiz: can you identify these European football clubs by their nicknames?

Nicknames are either funny, confusing or sometimes downright nonsensical. Football clubs are no different.

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John Higgins with his mum Josie next to the Sports Hall of Fame plaque which has been created in his honour at Motherwell's Ravenscraig Sports Facility (Pic by Alan Watson)

John Higgins targets winning a fifth World Snooker Championship

Four-time World Snooker champion John Higgins thinks he has it in him to win a fifth crown in Sheffield’s Crucible Theatre on May 1.

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At the Tour Series launch, Councillor Allan Graham is pictured with pupils from Ladywell Primary School in Motherwell. (Pic by Jacqui Bradley)

Motherwell to host Tour Series cycling round

Motherwell will be the venue for round seven of this year’s Tour Series cycling extravaganza on Tuesday, May 23.

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Chris Bungard celebrates after winning his European MMA title back in November (Submitted pic)

Holytown MMA ace Chris Bungard says losing his job was a blessing in disguise

Holytown Mixed Martial Arts ace Chris Bungard has revealed how losing the job he’d held for a decade has been a blessing in disguise.

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Hockey will be one of the sporting activities on offer to youngsters at Uddingston

Free Sports Hub at Uddingston this Sunday

Uddingston Sports Centre is the venue from 11am to 3pm this Sunday, February 12 for the latest instalment of Uddingston Community Sports Hub, offering a range of free sporting activities to young and old.

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Kirsty Gilmour in action at Scottish Championships (Pic by Lorraine Hill)

Kirsty Gilmour wins sixth straight Scottish badminton crown

Bothwell badminton star Kirsty Gilmour was thrilled to win an incredible SIXTH consecutive Yonex Scottish National Championships women’s singles title on Sunday.

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Who did Scotland beat in March? See Question 1

Our 2016 sports quiz ... how much do you remember?

How much do you remember about the sporting highlights - national and international - of the past 12 months.

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Alan McManus will face fellow Scot John Higgins at the Emirates Arena on Monday. (pic courtesy of World Snooker)

McManus and Higgins go head to head in Scottish Open showdown

Alan McManus will face fellow Scot John Higgins in the opening round of Scotland’s new showpiece snooker tournament next week.

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Laura Muir was voted Scottish Athlete of the Year for the second time. Picture: Jeff Holmes

Laura Muir will push herself to the limit in quest for glory

So often elite performers talk of childhood dreams and lifelong plans, explaining how the quest for success has been a long-term, all-consuming project. But with Laura Muir, it’s different. While there is no doubting the 1500 metres athlete’s standing after a year in which she has delivered records, titles, an Olympic final and now been voted Scottish Athlete of the Year by her peers, hopes of those accomplishments did not dominate her childhood.

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Rachel Quinn (left)  and Courtney Dunbar in their Scotland leotards are they look forward to the British finals.

Girls selected for Scotland team

Two members of Dynamic Gymnastics Academy have been selected to represent Scotland.

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Adam Boyle (centre) on the podium with the other medallists (submitted pic)

Adam is British javelin champ

Motherwell javelin ace Adam Boyle has taken his achievements to a whole new level by landing a prestigious British title.

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New signings Belic (left) and Bowman during a training session this week (Pic courtesy of Motherwell Football Club)

Lasley: new signings are settling in well

Motherwell stalwart Keith Lasley has revealed that new signings Luka Belic and Ryan Bowman have already made a positive impact at training under ’Well assistant gaffer James McFadden.

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Colville Park AFC go close to scoring against Girvan on Saturday (Pic by Alan Watson)

Colville Park Scottish Cup dream ends

Brave Colville Park AFC more than matched favourites Girvan but were ultimately defeated in Saturday’s William Hill Scottish Cup clash.

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Marvin Johnson could be on his way out of Motherwell (Pic by Alan Watson)

’Well won’t sell Marv on the cheap

Motherwell have stated that they won’t be forced into selling want away winger Marvin Johnson for less than his true value.

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Motherwell manager Mark McGhee and assistant James McFadden on the Fir Park touchline (Pic by Alan Watson)

’Well and Dundee in stalemate

Motherwell played out a hard fought goalless draw against Dundee in a Scottish Premiership clash at Fir Park on Saturday.

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