AFC Bournemouth will be eager to record their first win in six games as they take on play-off chasing Brighton tomorrow afternoon.
AFC Bournemouth go into this weekend's encounter with Derby County searching for their first win in five games.
AFC Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe returns to his former club this weekend looking for Cherries' first win in four games.
Click video. Hampshire powerboat pilot Keith Whittle has been rescued from a lake in Cumbria after a 130mph crash. Keith's boat flipped through the air on Coniston Water in the Lake District. Donald Campbell, piloting Bluebird, lost his life on the same lake in 1967.
Keith had just set a new record for the Formula 2 class in his powerboat, Pepstar. He was unhurt but clearly shaken.
Powerboat pilot Keith Whittle from Hayling Island in Hampshire has survived a dramatic 130mph crash in Cumbria. He crashed on the same lake where Bluebird pilot Donald Campbell lost his life.
Boxer James DeGale moved a step closer to a title shot after comfortably defending his WBC silver super middleweight crown with a unanimous points decision victory over Dyah Davis at Glow, Bluewater in Kent.
The 2008 Olympic gold medallist was dominant for the majority, although he had to recover from a slight lapse in the middle rounds. But the American never possessed the power to cause any undue concern that DeGale might suffer an unexpected blip to his world title plans.
The Olympic champion Heather Stanning, who won the first gold medal for Great Britain at London 2012 - today received a medal of a different kind.
Captain Stanning was presented with an operational medal at her barracks in Thorney Island in Sussex. It follows a six month tour - in Afghanistan.
The army officer and her team mate Helen Glover, won Team GB’s first Gold Medal at the London 2012 games in the rowing women’s pair.
The Royal Artillery officer told our reporter Sally Simmonds - she now has her heart set on a second gold - in Rio.
Olympic Gold Medallist Captain Heather Stanning has returned from Helmand Province after a 6 month tour as part of the British military’s force in Afghanistan. Army Officer Heather, and her team mate Helen Glover, won Team GB’s first Gold Medal at the London 2012 games in the rowing women’s pair.
Following her Olympic success Capt Stanning returned to her career with the Royal Artillery. After completing intensive pre-deployment training and specialist training working with the Royal Artillery’s Unmanned Air Systems, her chosen specialisation, she deployed to Afghanistan in April this year.
According to the Gillingham FC website, Chairman Paul Scally held a meeting with the first team squad after training to confirm Peter Taylor's appointment as permanent manager.
He will remain with the club until the end of the 2013/2014 campaign.
Mr Scally said, “The players and I are delighted that Peter has agreed to stay on at the club and we wish him every success in his on-going efforts to push the team up the table.”
Peter Taylor has been appointed as Gillingham FC's permanent manager, the club has announced.
Corby 1 - 2 Dover
Gillingham 1 - 1 Brackley Town
Hednesford 1 - 2 Crawley Town
Macclesfield 4 - 0 Swindon
Oxford Utd 2 - 2 Gateshead
Salisbury 4 - 2 Dartford
Stevenage 2 - 1 Portsmouth
It was the first round proper of the F.A. Cup. Dover, Salisbury and Crawley are through.
Gillingham and Oxford Utd both face replays the week after next.
Reading had to settle for a point against promotion rivals QPR. Garath McCleary opened the scoring, but Ranger's Joey Barton equalised with 12 minutes to go. It leaves Nigel Adkins' men in 6th place in the Championship.
Striker Ashley Barnes scored his first league goals of the season with a brace
as Brighton clinched their first home win since mid-September with a 3-0 victory
over Blackburn before a crowd of 27,912 at the Amex Stadium.
With Jake Forster-Caskey grabbing the other.