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Uddingston cricketer Calum MacLeod helped Scots to first ever win v England

Ex-Uddingston Cricket Club ace Calum MacLeod hit a sensational 140 not out as Scotland scored 371 for five to beat England for the first time in history on Sunday.

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Lewis Lennox Donnelly celebrates his victory with Fighting Scots Gym supremo Frank Gilluley

Bellshill’s very own Lennox Lewis off to a winning start on Fight Club debut!

Bellshill boxer ‘Lennox’ Donnelly produced an impressive second round stoppage win over Manchester scrapper Aarif Hacking at Motherwell’s Alona Hotel on Friday night.

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Uddingston skipper Bryan Clarke (first left) caught Nicholas Boller off Gavin Bradleys bowling (Library pic)

Uddingston Cricket Club suffer 50-run league defeat

Uddingston Cricket Club are midtable in the Western District Premier Division after suffering a 50-run defeat in their latest match on Saturday, writes Michael Clarkson.

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Uddingston Cricket Club captain Bryan Clarke (pictured) has led his side to three league wins out of four this season (Library pic)

Uddingston Cricket Club stay in title contention with victory

Uddingston Cricket Club stayed in title contention by beating Dumfries by 103 runs at Bothwell Castle Policies in the latest round of matches of the WDCU Premiership on Saturday.

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North Lanarkshire Sporting Hall of Fame class of 2008 - (back row, l-r) Kirsten Bonar, Michael Kerr, Margaret Ann Fleming, Scott Meenagh, James Stewart, (front row, l-r) Pauline Hamill, Jimmy Quinn (represented by Tosh McKinlay), Pat Clinton

Eight sporting heroes are inducted into HOF

Eight remarkable sportspeople have been inducted into this year’s North Lanarkshire Sporting Hall of Fame.

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Steven Ray is coming to Bellshill

Chance to meet UFC star Steven Ray at Bellshill's Maximum Power Gym this Saturday

Ultimate Fighting Championship ace Steven Ray will be in Bellshill this Saturday as he hosts a two-hour seminar before doing a fans' photo shoot, writes Craig Goldthorp.

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Kirsty Gilmour won a bronze medal at Gold Coast 2018 to add to her silver medal from Glasgow 2014

Kirsty Gilmour and Reece McFadden get Commonwealth Games bronze medals

Bothwell badminton star Kirsty Gilmour fought valiantly to land a women’s singles Commonwealth Games bronze medal on Saturday.

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Kirsty Gilmour is through to the last eight of the women's singles

Badminton's Kirsty Gilmour and Alex Dunn still going strong at Commonwealth Games

Local badminton stars Kirsty Gilmour and Alex Dunn today (Thursday) booked their quarter-final places at the Commonwealth Games on Australia's Gold Coast.

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Boxer Reece McFadden celebrates winning a bronze medal at Glasgow 2014. This will be his minimum achievement in the 2018 version of the Games on Australia's Gold Coast.

Motherwell boxer Reece McFadden guaranteed a Commonwealth Games medal again

Motherwell boxer Reece McFadden is guaranteed a Commonwealth Games medal again after surging through to the semi-finals earlier today (Wednesday), writes Craig Goldthorp.
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Stephen Newns (second right) and Aqeel Ahmed (second left) pictured with their fellow 2018 Commonwealth Games Team Scotland boxing squad members

Boxers Stephen Newns and Aqeel Ahmed eye podium at Commonwealth Games

In addition to Reece McFadden going for glory in the 52kg class, fellow Motherwell boxers Stephen Newns and Aqeel Ahmed are also setting their sights high when competing for Scotland at this month’s Commonwealth Games in Australia.

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Kirsty Gilmour (front, right) and Alex Dunn (back, middle) are both targeting medals at the Commonwealth Games

Kirsty Gilmour and Alex Dunn both hope to be in amongst Commonwealth Games badminton medals

Badminton stars Kirsty Gilmour and Alex Dunn have both been discussing their prospects at the Commonwealth Games in Australia over the next fortnight.

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Reece McFadden celebrated a flyweight bronze medal in Glasgow four years ago

Reece McFadden: Boxing gold medal at Commonwealth Games is my destiny

After landing a flyweight bronze medal in Glasgow four years ago, Motherwell boxing ace Reece McFadden is eyeing gold at this month’s Commonwealth Games on Australia’s Gold Coast.

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Caroline Brown won many titles at Bellshill and Mossend Bowling Club (Submitted pic)

Motherwell's Caroline Brown: Commonwealth Games charge can help boost bowls in Scotland

Motherwell ace Caroline Brown is hoping to give her beloved bowls a much needed boost by excelling for Scotland at the Commonwealth Games on Australia’s Gold Coast over the next fortnight.

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Grado and Cummings wrestle at Hibs training ground

Wrestling star Grado is on stage in Motherwell this Saturday

Scots wrestler Grado - who is performing at a stage show in Motherwell this Saturday - hopes old pal Jason Cummings will make his loan move from Nottingham Forest to Rangers permanent at the end of the season.

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Bob McPherson and his Great Britain mates were knocked out of the Paralympic curling medal reckoning on Thursday

No Paralympic medal tilt for Motherwell curler Bob McPherson and Team GB

The big poster on the wall couldn’t provide divine inspiration for Motherwell wheelchair curler Bob McPherson after missing out on a second Paralympic medal, writes Ross Lawson of Sportsbeat.

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Bob McPherson in Paralympic action in South Korea this week (Submitted pic)

Motherwell’s Bob McPherson wants another Paralympic curling medal

One picture of his Sochi Paralympic medal is all the inspiration Bob McPherson needs in Pyeongchang, writes Ross Lawson of Sportsbeat.

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Chris Bungard (right) made light work of his Brazilian opponent (Submitted pic)

Comfortable win for Holytown MMA ace Chris Bungard over Brazilian

Chris Bungard reckons the challenging travel conditions presented by the heavy snowfall and freezing temperatures which hit Scotland recently helped him defeat his exhausted Brazilian opponent.

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Flynn (right) and Collins in action

Charlie Flynn: If Ryan Collins fight had lasted another 30 seconds I'd have won

Lanarkshire boxing ace Charlie Flynn would have beaten old foe Ryan Collins on Saturday night if their Scottish Lightweight title contest had lasted just 30 seconds longer.
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Lanark-born scrapper Charlie Flynn blamed old foe Ryan Collins for their clash of heads last April (Pic by John Devlin)

Boxer Charlie Flynn blasts back at old foe Ryan Collins ahead of Saturday's rematch

Lanark-born boxing ace Charlie Flynn has blasted back at old foe Ryan Collins ahead of the pair’s eagerly awaited rematch tomorrow night (Saturday).

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Chris Bungard (left) pictured with Conor McGregor at Dublin training camp

Mixed martial arts ace Chris Bungard jokingly asked Conor McGregor for loan after being victim of wallet theft in Dublin

Holytown Mixed Martial Arts star Chris Bungard has been recounting the nightmare moment when his wallet was stolen while he walked through Dublin city centre.

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