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Herts Cricket League Division One bottom side Knebworth Park came agonisingly close to picking up their first win of the season, losing by 15 runs to top of the table Preston.

Hitchin snatched victory from the jaws of defeat as they beat rivals Ickleford by one wicket in a back and forth affair in Herts Cricket League Division One.

Two Stevenage Striders honoured the 75th anniversary of D-Day by running four marathons in four days.

Hitchin somehow grabbed a victory against Kings Langley in a Herts Cricket League Division One game that had more swings than a childrens' playground.

Knebworth Park produced a much-improved batting performance despite falling to an eight-wicket defeat at Harpenden.

Letchworth were on the wrong side of a nail-biter at Whitethorn Lane as they fell short against SHCL Championship leaders Hoddesdon.

Preston dodged the rain and returned from their trip to Broxbourne with a solid 37-run victory.

"Rain, wind and cold" plus 44 stiles in the first half of the race alone were just a few of the challenges overcome by Jo Summers on her way to winning the Farthingstone Foot Fest off-road marathon in Northamptonshire.

Letchworth Roller Hockey Club have made history after retaining the Jubilee Cup.

In a carbon copy of the first league game of the season against Watford, Letchworth beat Enfield 13-7 to keep their slot at the top of the East Anglia GC Open League.

All-rounder Charlie Goodchild lived up to his name as he stepped in to lead Stevenage to a big seven-wicket win at home to Berkhamsted.

Preston have the early season bragging rights after a 74-run victory over neighbours Hitchin in Hertfordshire Cricket League Division One.

Letchworth Garden City's stuttering start to the league season continued on Saturday as they suffered an eight wicket defeat to Reed.

Round one of the Midweek Road Race League attracted 85 from Fairlands Valley Spartans to Harpenden - and each one raced their socks off to achieve some fine results.

Six youngsters from Hitchin Boys' School had the trip of a lifetime as they took on the best of the world in Croatia.

Ickleford fell to a narrow loss after almost grabbing victory from the jaws of defeat against Langleybury.

It was a much-improved performance but Knebworth Park will still be wondering how they didn't pick up the win against Sawbridgeworth.

A total of 30 swimmers from 18 primary schools across north Hertfordshire competed for the district team in the Herts County Primary Schools Championship gala.

Billy Joe Saunders has sent out a defiant message to the big names after winning the WBO super-middleweight world title - I'm ready to fight you.

The now trademark 'where did it go' taunt arrived as early as the third round and bar one huge scare it was almost plain sailing for Billy Joe Saunders who became a two-weight world champion with victory over Shefat Isufi.

"They don't want a war with the Juggernaut" vowed Joe Joyce's personalised entrance music - and while this wasn't a classic display , the Putney man continues to roll on.

An explosive final round saw Brad Foster add the Commonwealth super-bantamweight title to his British championship after a superb battle with Ashley Lane.

Shaun Cooper is the new WBO youth lightweight champion after a hard-fought majority decision win over Boy Jones Jr.

Billy Joe Saunders takes on Shefat Isufi for the WBO super-middleweight title at Stevenage's Lamex Stadium. Follow all the action from the undercard right through to the main event with CometSport's live blog.

Bill Joe Saunders has vowed to become a two-time world champion and banish the memories of "a terrible 2018".

The biggest night of boxing in Hertfordshire's history sees Hatfield's Billy Joe Saunders take on Shefat Isufi for the WBO super middleweight title at Stevenage Football Club's Lamex Stadium.

The Comet has teamed up with Stevenage FC to give away two pairs of tickets to this Saturday's WBO World Super Middleweight title fight between Billy Joe Saunders and Shefat Isufi at the Lamex Stadium.

A Stevenage busker who formed a surprise duet with Tyson Fury is hoping to sing with the former world heavyweight boxing champion in the ring before this Saturday's Billy Joe Saunders fight at the Lamex Stadium.

Hatfield's Billy Joe Saunders will fight for the full world title in his homecoming fight in Stevenage.


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