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Oli Reynolds’ first-half strike was enough to see Welwyn Garden City open their league campaign with a defiant victory over Letchworth Garden City.

Half centuries from Dan Blacktopp (83) and captain Jamie Hewitt (64) plus the bowling exploits of Owais Shah (4-27) proved crucial as Welwyn Garden City CC beat Radlett by 131 runs to be crowned SHCL Premier Division Play-off winners.

Alison Waters is set to play in front of one of the seven wonders of the world.

Jamie Hewitt is looking to end his Welwyn Garden City career as he began it back in 2007 – by winning the league title.

With Great Britain having claimed the Davis Cup for the first time in 79 years last November, the trophy will be on show at Hatfield’s Hertfordshire Sports Village this Sunday as part of its nationwide tour.

Laura Trott admits she is itching to get back on her bike, although she isn’t prepared to commit to defending her world titles in Hong Kong just yet.

Welwyn Wheelers’ cyclocross riders dominated the results at two Eastern Cyclocross League races at the weekend.

Hatfield’s WBO world middleweight boxing champion Billy Joe Saunders will make the first defence of his title next month on the undercard of the Tyson Fury against Wladimir Klitschko clash at Manchester Arena.

Following his TKO victory over Sheffield’s Kell Brook in London, famed Kazakhstan boxer Gennady Golovkin has set his sights on a unification bout with Hatfield’s Billy Joe Saunders.

Jody Cundy broke the world record as he won Rio 2016 Paralympic Games gold in the C4-5 1,000m time trial having missed out on the chance to ride at London 2012.

Luke Turley hopes his double gold at the prestigious School Games will help secure his place in the Great Britain team.

Paralympic Games wheelchair fencing gold medal hopefuls Dimitri Coutya and Piers Gilliver have been making their final Rio 2016 preparations in Hatfield.

Skipper James Scott struck his third century of the season as Potters Bar secured their Premier League status with a win over basement club Botany Bay.

Potters Bar Bowls Club trio Ron Golden, Brian Burfoot and Terry Barker hope to have started a trend of male club bowlers appearing at the National Bowls Finals at Royal Leamington Spa’s Victoria Park despite being beaten on their competition debut on Thursday.

The inaugural Willow Senior Golf Classic, held at Marriott Hanbury Manor Hotel & Country Club, has been hailed as an overwhelming success after raising over £120,000 for Welwyn Garden City’s Willow Foundation.

Mark Laskey completed a hat-trick of HotelPlanner.com PGA EuroPro Tour titles by winning the FORE Business Championship at The Oxfordshire.

Welwyn Garden City secured enough points to ensure a play-off place, while North Mymms avoided relegation after their derby clash on Saturday.

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