- West Country
- 10 updates
Exeter Chiefs fly-half Ignacio Mieres has agreed a new two-year contract with the Aviva Premiership club.
The 24-year-old, Argentinian has scored 240 points in 22 appearances this season. Read the full statement on the Exeter Chiefs website.
Exeter are at home to Wycombe. In League Two, Torquay are playing Swindon as the top two come together at the County Ground. Plymouth Argyle are also involved in a west country derby as they take on Bristol Rovers at Home Park. Yeovil Town travel to Charlton who are top of League One.
Fans supporting Exeter at St James Park on Saturday could be seen by millions of people in Brazil. A crew from the Journal Nacional show on O Globo are making a feature on the first club to have played Brazil in 1914. Read the full statement on the club website and find out how to get involved.
There were mixed fortunes for our football teams last night.
In League One, Yeovil conceded a 94th minute equaliser at home to Scunthorpe drawing two-all draw at Huish Park. There was better news for Torquay though. They've moved up to second position in League Two after beating Rotherham one-nil.
Plymouth-based entrepreneur Chris Dawson has gone into a joint deal with Yeovil Town Football Club to support a multi-million pound club improvement project. The club plan to make significant improvements to the current facilities which will include new stands.
Yeovil town football club has announced it's pushing ahead with redevelopment plans which could create more than a hundred and fifty jobs.
The club has signed a deal with West Country business man Chris Dawson to create a supermarket on land at Huish Park. If the deal gets the go ahead it could make millions of pounds for the club but it still needs planning permission.
Racehorse, Kauto Star has passed fit to run in Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup.
The 12-year-old was feared a doubtful starter in Friday's showpiece event when it emerged he had suffered a schooling fall at trainer Paul Nicholls' yard earlier this month.
Nicholls, who's based in Somerset, was concerned about his condition after the tumble but after making massive strides in his recovery, Kauto Star was back on top form when enjoying a racecourse gallop at Wincanton on Friday.
Yeovil beat MK Dons away thanks to a first half goal from Gavin Williams. But Exeter failed to score at Brentford, losing two nil. Torquay are continuing to push for promotion after winning one nil at home to Aldershot. Plymouth got the result they were after. They won two one against Wimbledon.
All of our football local teams were in league action tonight.
In League One, Yeovil beat MK Dons away thanks to a first half goal from Gavin Williams. But Exeter failed to score at Brentford, losing 2-0.
In League Two, Torquay are continuing to push for promotion after winning at home to Aldershot. Rene Howe scored an early goal giving them a 1-0 win.
And Plymouth also got the result they were after. A 1-2 win against Wimbledon gave them the much-needed three points to help their battle against relegation.
All of our local teams are in action, with Yeovil away to MK Dons and Exeter away to Brentford in League One.
In League Two Torquay will continue their promotion push at home to Aldershot while Plymouth go in search of points in their battle against relegation at Wimbledon.