COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Mayes praises her squad as semis loom

This Is Wiltshire: England netball coach Anna Mayes

12:15pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

ANNA Mayes has labelled England’s netball team as the best group of players she has ever worked with as they gear up for the Commonwealth Games semi-finals.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Jazz makes the 400m final

This Is Wiltshire: Jazz Carlin

11:52am Tuesday 29th July 2014

SWINDON'S Jazz Carlin has this morning qualified for tonight's final of the 400m freestyle at the Commonwealth Games.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Carlin into 400m final

This Is Wiltshire: Swindon swimmer Jazz Carlin

11:36am Tuesday 29th July 2014

JAZZ Carlin progressed to the final of the 400m freestyle after finishing third in her heat this morning.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Games hotting up for England coach Mayes

This Is Wiltshire: England netball coach Anna Mayes

5:30am Tuesday 29th July 2014

SWINDON coach Anna Mayes will again lead England into battle today as they country’s netballers continue their Commonwealth Games netball campaign against Trinidad and Tobago.

Kildemand aims for a final place

This Is Wiltshire: Robins' number one Peter Kildemand

5:30am Tuesday 29th July 2014

ROBINS number one Peter Kildemand will be looking to join his team manager Alun Rossiter in the World Cup final this evening when he takes to the track for Denmark in Event Two.

Yadav keen to get elusive ton

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Tuesday 29th July 2014

VIBHOR Yadav is desperate to put an end to a two-year century drought, but the Swindon all-rounder’s recent contributions to his team’s cause are more than making up for his failures to reach three figures.

Goatacre eye another win for safety

This Is Wiltshire: Ed Wilkins came up just 10 short of a century as Goatacre defeated Cheltenham by one wicket on Saturday

5:30am Tuesday 29th July 2014

GOATACRE opener Ed Wilkins feels one more victory, against Minehead this weekend, should be enough to keep his side safe in WEPL Premier Two after their latest win against Chard.

Hill uses tactical banter to down Calne

This Is Wiltshire: Wiltshire’s Tom Bowler hits out during his side’s first innings at Corsham

5:30am Tuesday 29th July 2014

ELLIOT Hill’s tactical banter helped Tom Bowler rediscover his form with the bat, as the Purton all-rounder made an unbeaten century in his side’s victory over Calne on Saturday.

Nationwide’s Clarke anchors his side to second win of term

This Is Wiltshire: Nationwide's Nick Clarke in action

5:30am Tuesday 29th July 2014

NICK Clarke provided the perfect anchor innings as Nationwide House returned only their second WEPL Wiltshire Division victory of the season over Great Bedwyn.

Damien keeps on running

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Tuesday 29th July 2014

DAMIEN Grace has set his sights on 1,000 appearances at Swindon Parkrun after reaching the 150 mark at the weekend.

Lechlade stutter after defeat to Biddestone

This Is Wiltshire: Lechlade captain Joe Breet about to give the ball a good spank against Rockhampton. Picture: Terry Parker (8397369)

5:30am Tuesday 29th July 2014

LECHLADE’S lead at the top of the WEPL Glos/Wilts Division was cut to 11 points on Saturday, as the Manor Ground side lost by four runs to Biddestone.

Flag frenzy with Storm

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Tuesday 29th July 2014

WOMEN’S flag football in Swindon is on the rise with teams from the town set to take on their South West rivals in the near future.

Beasant pleased with Bassett’s latest victory

This Is Wiltshire: Darren Beasant

5:30am Tuesday 29th July 2014

WOOTTON Bassett captain Darren Beasant was happy his side enjoyed the perfect preparation to this weekend’s top-of-the-table showdown with Malmesbury, as they edged out Bradford-on-Avon by six wickets.

SCHOOL SPORT: Catherine Wayte's golden year

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Tuesday 29th July 2014

THE PHRASE ‘Golden Generation’ is overused in sports, usually it describes a talented group of players of which much is expected.

WEPL 2nd XI: Baden can’t stop defeat for Swindon

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Tuesday 29th July 2014

JOHN Baden’s 66 was in vain for Swindon as they were beaten by 50 runs in Premier One 2nd XI.

SWIMMING: Youngsters looking to make a splash in Sheffield

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Tuesday 29th July 2014

SWINDON’S finest young swimmers will be descending on Sheffield over the next fortnight as they compete at the British Gas ASA National Championship begin on Wednesday.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Olympic heartbreak all in the past for golden girl Jazz

This Is Wiltshire:

10:34pm Monday 28th July 2014

TWO years ago Jazmin Carlin tearfully watched the London 2012 Olympics unfold form her sofa, dreaming of what might have been.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: A tough year takes its toll on Tilly

This Is Wiltshire:

10:33pm Monday 28th July 2014

TILLY Gray won’t be beating herself up about her performances at Glasgow 2014, admitting a year of instability was always going to take its toll.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Jubliant Jazz takes the gold

This Is Wiltshire:

7:41pm Monday 28th July 2014

JAZZ Carlin once again smashed the Commonwealth Games women's 800m freestyle record as she won gold at Glasgow 2014 this evening.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Carlin grabs freestyle gold

This Is Wiltshire: Jazz Carlin, pictured at the recent kitting-out session for Wales’ Commonwealth Games team, of which she will be a member for a third time in Glasgow next year

7:29pm Monday 28th July 2014

SWINDON'S Jazz Carlin has taken Commonwealth gold in the 800m freestyle this evening.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Gray comes fifth in 200m fly heat

This Is Wiltshire: Swindon's Tilly Gray came fifth in the 50m butterfly final

11:48am Monday 28th July 2014

SWINDON swimmer Tilly Gray has come fifth in her 200m butterfly heat at the Commonwealth Games.

CRICKET: Corsham back on track with Weston win

This Is Wiltshire:

10:34am Monday 28th July 2014

CORSHAM got back to winning ways last weekend with a crushing seven-wicket victory over Weston-super-Mare.

CHIPPENHAM & DISTRICT SUNDAY LEAGUE: Mallard plea for new recruits

This Is Wiltshire: CHIPPENHAM & DISTRICT SUNDAY LEAGUE WG PARR TROPHY: Castle stroll in to semi-finals

4:02pm Monday 28th July 2014

CHIPPENHAM & District Sunday League outfit Mallard FC are on the hunt for fresh blood ahead of the new season.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Welsh displays inspire Jazz ahead of final

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Monday 28th July 2014

JAZZ Carlin admitted the success of her Welsh teammates may have had something to do with her impressive swim in the 800m freestyle heats as she set a new Commonwealth Games record to qualify for tonight’s final.

Stead is full of praise for boss Rossiter

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Monday 28th July 2014

ROBINS asset Simon Stead praised Alun Rossiter’s motivational skills after Great Britain’s World Cup Event One success on Saturday.

Batch insists it's not over yet

This Is Wiltshire: Troy Batchelor and Alun Rossiter celebrate Swindon Robins' 49-41 victory at Coventry Bees last night (picture courtesy of Jeff Davies)

5:30am Monday 28th July 2014

ALUN Rossiter may have won the battle, but Swindon captain Troy Batchelor is still confident of winning the World Cup against his Robins team manager.

SOUTHERN LEAGUE: Gray matters for Webb

This Is Wiltshire: Bradley Gray in action for Swindon Supermarine against Banbury on Saturday

5:30am Monday 28th July 2014

SWINDON Supermarine manager Dave Webb is hoping to sign up striker Bradley Gray today.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Halford keen to build on medal treble

This Is Wiltshire:

5:30am Monday 28th July 2014

LAURA Halford hardly expected one medal from the Commonwealth Games let alone three – but she insists she must capitalise on her surprise success as quickly as possible.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Sherlock takes inspiration from Glasgow experience

This Is Wiltshire: Gillespie’s ton keeps Malmesbury in touch with league leaders

5:20am Monday 28th July 2014

SHE may have come away from the Commonwealth Games empty handed but Stephanie Sherlock insists the experience will only serve to make her stronger.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Miley wins a bronze

This Is Wiltshire: Hannah Miley in action in this morning's 200m IM heats

8:24pm Sunday 27th July 2014

HANNAH Miley has picked up a bronze medal in the 200m individual medley this evening.

Anything's a bonus as Rossiter sticks with his fab four

This Is Wiltshire:

8:00pm Sunday 27th July 2014

ALUN Rossiter has admitted anything his Great Britain side achieve now is a bonus following their World Cup Event One success on Saturday night.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Mayes and England up to second

This Is Wiltshire: England netball coach Anna Mayes

6:46pm Sunday 27th July 2014

ENGLAND’S netball team, coached by Swindon’s Anna Mayes, moved back into contention for a place in the semi-finals with a 41-35 victory over South Africa this evening.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Record-breaker Carlin storms into 800m final

This Is Wiltshire:

2:45pm Sunday 27th July 2014

JAZZ Carlin will go into tomorrow evening's women's 800m freestyle final off the back of setting a new Commonwealth Games record today.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Carlin into 800m final in Games record time

This Is Wiltshire: Swindon swimmer Jazz Carlin

12:37pm Sunday 27th July 2014

JAZZ Carlin has booked her place in the 800m freestyle final at the Commonwealth Games.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Dunford wins 100m fly heat

This Is Wiltshire:

11:44am Sunday 27th July 2014

FORMER Marlborough College student Jason Dunford has won his heat in the 100m butterfly at the Commonwealth Games.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Miley progresses in 200m medley

This Is Wiltshire: Hannah Miley

11:25am Sunday 27th July 2014

SWINDON-born Hannah Miley has progressed through from the heats of the 200m medley at the Commonwealth Games.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Talbot’s got a Common goal

This Is Wiltshire:

9:00am Sunday 27th July 2014

It’s already been a stellar year for Danny Talbot but, as the sprinter tells DAN BARNES, he believes it can get even better in Glasgow

SWC: Rosco's pride at GB victory

This Is Wiltshire: Swindon Robins and Great Britain boss Alun Rossiter

10:23pm Saturday 26th July 2014

ROBINS boss Alun Rossiter was a proud man after steering Great Britain through to their first World Cup final in four years this evening.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Williams' Wales crash out of relay final

This Is Wiltshire: Melksham swimmer Rachel Williams has been selected by Wales for the Commonwealth Games

9:45pm Saturday 26th July 2014

THERE was disappointment for Rachel Williams' Welsh relay team as they were disqualified from the 4x200m freestyle relay final at the Commonwealth Games tonight.

SWC: Rossiter leads GB to World Cup final

This Is Wiltshire: Alun Rossiter

9:35pm Saturday 26th July 2014

SWINDON Robins boss Alun Rossiter has this evening guided Great Britain to the World Cup final from Event One at King’s Lynn.

BOXING: Joe eyes new shot

This Is Wiltshire: Boxer Joe Hughes (2827747)

9:00am Sunday 27th July 2014

JOE Hughes has his fingers crossed that he’ll still be able to engineer another crack at the Southern Area light-welterweight title after illness robbed him of the chance to challenge for the belt last weekend.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Reed reflects on Commonwealth silver

This Is Wiltshire:

1:00pm Saturday 26th July 2014

TOM Reed was quick to find a silver lining to his Commonwealth Games defeat to England judo teammate Owen Livesey on day two of Glasgow 2014.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Halford completes medal hat-trick

This Is Wiltshire:

11:03am Saturday 26th July 2014

CRICKLADE gymnast Laura Halford clinched her third medal of the Commonwealth Games this morning as she finished third in the individual ball final in Glasgow.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Halford misses out on the medals in final event

This Is Wiltshire:

12:25pm Saturday 26th July 2014

CRICKLADE rhythmic gymnast Laura Halford has missed out on a medal in her final event at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Williams and Wales into relay final

This Is Wiltshire: Melksham swimmer Rachel Williams has been selected by Wales for the Commonwealth Games

12:26pm Saturday 26th July 2014

RACHEL Williams' Wales quartet finished fifth in their 4x200m freestyle relay heat at the Commonwealth Games today.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Bishop hopes to be big noise in Glasgow

This Is Wiltshire:

11:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

AS a kid, David Bishop used to travel with dad to Ibrox to support his beloved Glasgow Rangers – now he will get the chance to make a name for himself in the city, writes KEVIN FAHEY.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: Halford adds to medal haul

This Is Wiltshire: Laura Halford

11:02am Saturday 26th July 2014

LAURA Halford has added another medal to her collection at the Commonwealth Games this morning.

NEIL SHARDLOW: Draw is a decent outcome

This Is Wiltshire: Wiltshire skipper Michael Coles hits out on his way to an unbeaten 70 during his side’s Marlborough Cup victory over Berkshire on Sunday

9:00am Saturday 26th July 2014

A DRAW was probably a fair result at the end of our game against Devon although I have to say that they had the lion’s share of the cricket.

Rossiter after success at World Cup

This Is Wiltshire: Alun Rossiter

5:30am Saturday 26th July 2014

ALUN Rossiter has his sights firmly set on victory as the Swindon Robins and Great Britain boss reaches the pinnacle of his speedway career this evening.

Batch aims to beat his boss with Aussie side

This Is Wiltshire: Troy  Batchelor

5:30am Saturday 26th July 2014

SWINDON captain Troy Batchelor will be looking to get one over on his Robins boss Alun Rossiter this evening as the World Cup gets underway in King’s Lynn.






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