Dumfries wrestler Liam Watson is facing off against National Heavyweight Champion James Scott later this month - his first attempt at a sporting title.
His agent says he stands every chance of taking the crown.
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TV stunt horses have kick started the popular Galloway Country Fair at Drumlanrig Castle Estate.
Showers ease Saturday evening, leading to a cooler night but clearer, drier start on Sunday. More unsettled for the new week
It is 'allotment week'. Never one to miss an opportunity - Ross has dodged the showers and headed off to his for this weekend's forecast.