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Wednesday, October 16, 2019

A Hitchin swimmer set a new world record at the European Down Syndrome Swimming Championships.

Hitchin boxer Tom Ansell is targeting a fight with Harley Been after picking up a points victory in his latest bout on Saturday, despite a late change of opponent.

Saracens Mavericks have unveiled their line-up for the new Netball Superleague season - and it includes two major new signings.

A North Herts cricket club has celebrated its 50th anniversary with a Golden Jubilee match between past and present players.

Hitchin boxer Tom Ansell returns to the ring this Saturday after a challenging few months, and he wants the bout to be a big step towards challenging for titles.

A busy season may be winding down but there is still plenty of silverware up for grabs across the various bowls clubs.

The first running on over 20 years of a Stevenage 10K has been given two thumbs up from organisers.

A charity day held at Letchworth Tennis Club during National Air Ambulance Week has helped boost funds and awareness for the East Anglian Air Ambulance.

Four more Fairlands Valley Spartans claimed county medals in the second of three evening 5K races at Hatfield.

A hot weekend saw North Herts Road Runners "tough it out" at two different events.

Hundreds of runners turned out for the inaugural Stevenage 10k yesterday - the first time the town has held an officially measured public event for the distance for more than 20 years.

Knebworth Park's battle against relegation from Division One of the Herts Cricket League ended with a two-wicket loss to Ickleford - and when they look back they will rue the name of Matt Baxter.

Preston's Herts Cricket League Division One title hopes disappeared with a bang as they suffered a nine-wicket loss to only challengers Langleybury.

Letchworth Garden City Cricket Club waved goodbye to one of their best ever players with a fine seven-wicket win over Leverstock Green in the Herts Cricket League Championship.

Knebworth Park's great escape is going to the final day of the season after a third win in the last five games.

A teenager from Stevenage has just signed professional terms with one of British ice hockey's strongest teams.

A second defeat of the season for Preston has left the champagne on ice and the gap at the top of Herts Cricket League Division One reduced to just seven points with two games to go.

Hertfordshire claimed their first Minor Counties silverware in 29 years with a crushing nine-wicket win over Dorset in the Minor Counties T20 final.

Stevenage cruised to a six-wicket victory at Old Elizabethans in Herts Cricket League Division Two A to move them closer to play-off contention.

Runners from Fairlands Valley Spartans, Stevenage Striders and Hitchin Hares took part in a number of races over the past week.

Preston stayed top of the Herts Cricket League Championship with an important seven-wicket win over Old Albanian on Saturday.

Hitchin narrowly beat Harpenden by 15 runs in a thrilling Herts Cricket League Division One clash on Saturday.

Letchworth Garden City suffered a heavy 75-run defeat at home to second place Shenley Village in the Herts Cricket League Championship on Saturday.

Hitchin were outclassed by Broxbourne's top order as they fell to an eight-wicket defeat in their latest Herts Cricket League Division One fixture.

There was plenty of running action over the past week, with Fairlands Valley Spartans, Stevenage Striders and Hitchin Hares taking on races all over the country - and even in Poland.

Preston continue their promotion charge as they stayed top of Herts Cricket League Division One with a 44-run win over Sawbridgeworth.


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