Football News

Fri, 13:27

Potters Bar Town suffered a 4-1 home defeat to Marlow in the Southern League Division One Central on Saturday.

Hatfield Town's Ben Collins slides in on Baldock's Alex Coppin

Hatfield Town boss Ash Purser is bracing himself for what he has described as the “two toughest games of the season so far” as they prepare to face promotion rivals Baldock Town this Saturday before the huge derby at WGC in 10 days time.

Left to right: Richard Dunning, captain Liam Kenna, league representative Tony Forrester and 1st team manager Adam Fishe

Following an unbeaten November in Spartan South Midlands League Division One, three straight wins and the concession of just one goal, Welwyn Garden City have been acclaimed as the Team of the Month.

WGC's Daryl Smith (in red)

If Welwyn Garden City thought things could not get any worse after the weekend’s cup defeat at Baldock Town, they were very much mistaken on Wednesday night (December 17).

Alex Davey

Scunthorpe United loanee Alex Davey now has his name in the record books after being involved in the Iron’s never-ending FA Cup penalty shootout against Worcester City on Wednesday night (December 18).

Rugby News

Mon, 11:28

Datchworth 6 Grasshoppers 13

UCSOB v Datchworth Rugby photo by Nick Cook

Despite being without key men Stuart Young, Matt Francis, Tom Bennett and Joe Richardson, Datchworth bounced back from defeat at home to Fullerians to beat UCS Old Boys 38-22.

Phil Grehan attacks for Welwyn

Welwyn remain at the London Three North West summit after beating Hackney 19-10 on Saturday.

Phil Grehan attacks for Welwyn

Welwyn remain at the London Three North West summit after beating Hackney 19-10 on Saturday.

Gallery: Welwyn crush derby rivals Hitchin

Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Rob Picken attacks for Welwyn

League leaders Welwyn were too hot for derby rivals Hitchin as they ran in 10 tries in a 60-5 win on Saturday.

Boxing News

Wed, 14:42

Hatfield’s middleweight boxing champion Billy Joe Saunders could be set to vacate his British and Commonwealth titles as he guns for a world crown.

Billy Joe Saunders with trainer Jimmy Tibbs

Hatfield’s European, British and Commonwealth middleweight boxing champion Billy Joe Saunders is expected to take on Andy Lee for the WBO world title.

Mitchell Smith with boxers and coaches from WGC boxing club

Newly crowned WBO European super-featherweight boxing champion Mitchell Smith dropped in on his old club, Welwyn Garden City BC, on Monday night to show off his new belt.

Billy Joe Saunders and his trainer Jimmy Tibbs in the press conference after the fight

Russia’s Matt Korobov and Ireland’s Andy Lee meet in Las Vegas on Saturday night to box for the vacant WBO World middleweight title.

Mitchell Smith and his team with the WBO European Super-Featherweight Championship belt

Former Welwyn Garden City Boxing Club amateur Mitchell Smith has been crowned the new WBO European super-featherweight champion.

Formula 1 News

Lewis Hamilton at the 2014 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix [Picture: Mercedes-Benz]

Golfer Rory McIlroy is in pole position to win the 2014 BBC Sports Personality of the Year, with Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton currently second in the betting stakes.

Lewis Hamilton after winning the 2014 F1 World Drivers' Championship in Abu Dhabi [Picture: Mercedes-Benz]

Fast-finishing Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton is closing the gap on favourite Rory McIlroy in the betting stakes ahead of the BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2014 on Sunday night.

Lewis Hamilton kisses his 2014 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix trophy [Picture: Mercedes-Benz]

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton’s odds on winning the BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2014 have been slashed following his Abu Dhabi Grand Prix victory.

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton celebrates winning the 2014 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix [Picture: Mercedes-Benz]

Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton won the 2014 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix – and the F1 World Championship – after Mercedes rival Nico Rosberg suffered mechanical problems in their title decider in the desert.

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