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Hostile Gym trio all medalled at Commonwealth Power Lifting Championships

No fewer than three members of Motherwell’s Hostile Gym won medals at the prestigious Commonwealth Power Lifting Championships.

Action from the Chris Bungard v Colin Fletcher fight (Pic by Angy Ellis)

Holytown MMA star Chris Bungard says he was ‘robbed’ of British crown

Holytown MMA ace Chris Bungard reckons he was robbed of the British Lightweight crown in Sunderland on Saturday night.

Kirsty Rowatt shows off the fine bowling technique which has helped her win seven ladies titles at Motherwell Miners Bowling Club (Pic by Rob Eyton-Jones)

Family fortunes on the Motherwell Miners bowling green!

A married pair of 30-somethings have made history by becoming the first husband and wife duo to win respective gents and ladies titles at a local bowling club.

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Kirsty Gilmour acknowledges the Glasgow fans

Kirsty Gilmour bowed out at quarter-final stage of badminton world championships

There was disappointment for Bothwell badminton ace Kirsty Gilmour in front of her home fans as she bowed out in the World Championship quarter-finals.

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Chris Bungard hopes to be celebrating like this in the ring again on Saturday night

Holytown MMA ace Chris Bungard goes for British title this Saturday

Holytown MMA star Chris Bungard is preparing to fight a clown in Sunderland this Saturday night, but it will be no easy contest for him!

Pairs prizewinners at Wigtown

McCubbin pair win pairs

Wigtown Bowling Club held its Open Pairs competition, sponsored by Jewson at the weekend. W

Scottish Athletics Senior & U17 Championships, 14th August 2016,  (C)Bobby Gavin

Scottish athletics stars converge on Grangemouth for Senior Championships

Former medallists, Glasgow 2014 internationals and emergent GB prospects from across Scotland will gather at the Scottish National Senior Championships in Grangemouth this weekend.

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Tim Witherspoon (right) is pictured during a previous exhibition event in Scotland in 2012

Double world boxing champ Tim Witherspoon to fight in Motherwell

Two-time world heavyweight boxing champion Tim Witherspoon is all set to make an appearance at Motherwell’s Alona Hotel.

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Kirsty Gilmour is in second round world championship action on Wednesday

Bothwell's Kirsty Gilmour going for World Badminton Championship glory in Glasgow

Last summer’s Olympic Games didn’t go entirely to plan for Bothwell badminton ace Kirsty Gilmour, but she insists she’s been moving in an upwards trajectory ever since.

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BREAKING: Britain's top athletes announced for #teamparkrun events UK wide from 9am today - August 19

On you marks, gets set....for YOUR chance to join National Lottery-funded athletes including Olympic and Paralympic stars just revealed for the #teamparkrun 5k events UK wide today - Saturday,- August 19.
Motherwell to host 600 athletes taking part in Scotland's biggest taekwon-do championships

Motherwell to host 600 athletes taking part in Scotland's biggest taekwon-do championships

Taekwon-do Scotland is hosting its biggest-ever taekwondo tournament next month in Motherwell.

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Uddingston players celebrate after Paul Hoffmann had dismissed Gavin Meikle for LBW when he was on 13 runs (Pic by Alan Watson)

Uddingston Cricket Club beat East Kilbride narrowly to keep title hopes alive

Uddingston Cricket Club kept their Western Union Premier Division title dreams alive with a nailbiting one wicket home triumph over East Kilbride on Saturday.

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Guy Learmonth made the decision to go back to the Borders after failing to make the the Rio Olympics. Photograph: Gary Hutchison/SNS

Guy Learmonth takes step back to move forward

For readers d’un certain age, the arrival of the Victor on the newsagent’s shelves of a Friday afternoon signalled the availability of the latest instalment in the unlikely life of athletics’ great working-class hero. Alf Tupper, otherwise known as “The Tough of the Track”, was the outlier made good, working as a welder by day but burning off his running rivals the night before by rewarding himself with a healthy helping of fish and chips rather than a refreshing power shake.

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Kirsty Gilmour appeared in her first final since Aprils European Championships when taking on Kawakami in Calgary on Sunday

Japan's Kawakami edges Canada badminton final win over Bothwell's Kirsty Gilmour

Sunday’s Wimbledon mixed doubles final, which saw Jamie Murray and Heather Watson on either side of the net, wasn’t the only major racket sport with British involvement on Sunday.

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Rafa Cabrera Bello. Pic by Getty Images.

Cabrera Bello snatches Scottish Open title after play-off drama

Sport can quite often be a game of fine margins, and nobody knew that better on Sunday evening than Englishman Callum Shinkwin.
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Dundonald Links Golf Course has proved a fine host of the Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open.

Poulter heading out for final round in 'right state of mind'.

Ian Poulter knows that mind games can force you to lose a game of golf before you've teed off.

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Uddingston wicket-keeper and captain Bryan Clarke (first left) still believes his team can win the league this season (Pic by Alan Watson)

Weak bowling display costs Uddingston Cricket Club in defeat to Poloc

Uddingston Cricket Club captain Bryan Clarke has blamed a largely weak bowling display for his side’s seven-wicket defeat to Poloc on Saturday.

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Adam with his record-breaking bronze medal during the under-20 Championships at the Bedforf International Stadium

Adam record throws away the competition

A Motherwell teenager has entered the Scottish record books by becoming the only school pupil to win four consecutive titles.

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Jonathon Lenzi, above, is one of four powerlifters who train at a gym in Motherwell who are preparing to represent Scotland at the Commonwealth Powerlifting Championships in South Africa in September.

Motherwell lifters to represent Scotland

Four powelifters who train in Motherwell are preparing to represent Scotland in the Commonwealth Powerlifting Championships later this year.

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Uddingston wicket-keeper Bryan Clarke (first left) pictured as his team field in a previous encounter against Dumfries (Pic by Alan Watson)

Uddingston Cricket Club win again to set up top of table clash this Saturday

Uddingston Cricket Club kept their title dream alive by recovering from a poor start to win by 52 runs at Dumfries on Saturday.

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