Sport

Summer sham, Stosur bombs out of Open

The most miserable summer of Samantha Stosur’s 15-year career is over following another forgettable first-round Australian Open loss in Melbourne.. Britain’s Heather Watson sent the Australian packing yesterday with a rollercoaster 6-2 3-6 6-0

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Shepparton News
Jan 18 2017
Sport

Too hot for bowls

While not much stops bowlers across the Goulburn Valley, extreme heat resulted in midweek pennant competition being called off yesterday.. The heat rule had matches cancelled in the morning when yesterday’s temperature was forecast to reach

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Lauren Bordin
Jan 18 2017
Sport

Rivers boys on a roll

The Northern Rivers under-14 and under-16 sides continued their strong start to the Victorian championships carnival, yesterday accounting for Mallee Murray in sweltering conditions on day two.. Playing at Schramms Reserve in Doncaster, where the

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Tyler Maher
Jan 18 2017
Sport

Staying centred key

Each week we get to watch the best in the world battle it out in tournaments across the world and they all make golf look so much easier than it truly is.. Each and every player is individual in the way they swing the club, but there are some

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Shepparton News
Jan 18 2017
Sport

World titles in full...

The World Gliding Championships are in full flight at Benalla as 116 pilots from 27 countries drift across Victorian and NSW airspace.. The two-week event is drawing to a close as the last race will be on Saturday, with prestigious bragging rights

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Adem Barolli
Jan 18 2017
Sport

Twilight comp to offer...

After gaining new numbers from last season’s twilight competition, the Goulburn Valley Hockey Association will run a similar format this year.. The equivalent of two teams of players signed on with sides in the association after finding a passion

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Lauren Bordin
Jan 18 2017
Sport

Pre-season in Top End...

Tatura stars James Wall and Rian McGough have played key roles in Southern Districts’ heartbreaking one-point loss.. Two of the Bulldogs’ finest players in the Goulburn Valley Football League, the pair booted a goal each for Districts as they

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Oliver Caffrey
Jan 18 2017
Sport

Scot what it takes?

Shepparton could unearth its own Tom Rogic, as one lucky youngster may get the opportunity to trial at Scottish Premier League powerhouse Celtic.. The 47-time Scottish league champions and former European Cup winners will be in Shepparton from April

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Adem Barolli
Jan 18 2017
Sport

Associations stay unbeaten

Bendigo Country Week cricket action continued yesterday, with Murray Valley and Goulburn Murray recording their second straight wins.. Murray Valley put a stranglehold on Gisborne and District, drying up the scoring and striking regularly to bowl

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Tyler Maher
Jan 18 2017
Sport

Doing things by halves

The Goulburn Valley Hockey Association has chosen not to adopt the four-quarter format implemented in international matches.. The International Hockey Federation changed the structure of the game from the traditional two 35-minute halves into four

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Lauren Bordin
Jan 18 2017
Sport

Socialising on the...

Most sports have created a social version that can be played in an informal atmosphere.. Croquet is no different, with Shepparton’s club hosting a friendly Monday twilight competition to encourage newcomers to try the sport.. The association has

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Lauren Bordin
Jan 18 2017
Sport

You Brett-cha

Former Goulburn Valley interleague star Brett Mahoney is making a return to Mansfield.. After starring as an exciting junior for the Eagles and in the TAC Cup with Murray Bushrangers, Mahoney headed west in 2012 to play with Subiaco in the WAFL

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Oliver Caffrey
Jan 18 2017
Sport

Celtic Football Club...

Celtic Football Club are heading down under.. The footballing powerhouse will visit Shepparton in a five-day academy tour hosted by its coaches.. The clinic will involve training session, coaching session and also the opportunity for one player to

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Shepparton News
Jan 17 2017
Sport

Hansen is top Swan

A host of Kyabram District Netball League clubs have changed coaches as they look for an added advantage this season.. Reigning premier Avenel will enter the season looking to go back-to-back with new coach Tegan Hansen.. Injury sidelined Hansen

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Shepparton News
Jan 17 2017
Sport

Veterans of all levels to hit courts

The time for the Shepparton Veteran Badminton Tournament is fast approaching with the local team still looking for players to bolster its ranks.. Shepparton Badminton Association has enough men to fill its team, but is struggling to find women to

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Lauren Bordin
Jan 17 2017
Sport

Triathlon convert wins Echuca-Moama

A professional athlete and another planning to turn pro combined to win the men’s and women’s divisions of the Echuca-Moama Triathlon on Saturday night.. Gun teenager Campbell Gray was the first local across the line and second overall.. In the

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Andrew Mole
Jan 17 2017
Sport

Country week off to a...

Murray Valley Cricket Association opened its Bendigo Country Week division one campaign with a dominant win against Ferntree Gully yesterday.. Murray Valley, who won division two last year, batted first to compile 5-212 from its 50 overs

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Tyler Maher
Jan 17 2017
Sport

Park Run pack has grown

Lloyd Harriott was the first of 272 participants to cross the line in the third anniversary of Shepparton’s Park Run.. The event came to Shepparton at the beginning of 2014 and has continued to grow, culminating in a record number of runners

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Lauren Bordin
Jan 17 2017
Sport

Captaincy all class

Northern Rivers coach Mitch Winter-Irving has praised the outstanding captaincy skills of Cricket Shepparton product Arnika McGregor.. The Central Park-St Brendan’s all-rounder starred at the recent Cricket Victoria championships and helped the

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Tyler Maher
Jan 17 2017
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