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Mickey Parker sets sights on British BKB title after eye-catching win

Mickey Parker has set his sights on a British title.

Boxing
Leigh Park's bare-knuckle boxer Mickey Parker. Picture: Keith Woodland

Mickey Parker: I’m a better bare-knuckle boxer without my finger-tip

Mickey Parker believes chopping the top of his finger off has made him a better fighter.

Boxing
James Vince, left, and Tom Alsop. Picture: Neil Marshall

Hampshire into semis but errors concern Vince

James Vince bemoaned more poor fielding as Hampshire limped into the Royal London One-Day Cup semi-finals on Wednesday night.

Cricket
Ava Griggs, of City of Portsmouth, finishes second in the Great Schools Sprint in Manchester. Picture: Great Schools Sprint

Griggs on Great form in national School Sprint final

Ava Griggs sped to a superb second place in the Great School Sprint final in Manchester earlier this month.

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Joe Weatherley. Picture: Neil Marshall

Weatherley storms to maiden ton but Kent deny Hampshire glory

Joe Weatherley revealed mixed emotions after compiling his maiden Hampshire century in a heartbreaking Royal London One-Day Cup defeat to Kent at the Ageas Bowl.

Cricket
Hampshire skipper James Vince. Picture: Neil Marshall

Fidel refuses to rule out Hampshire victory

Fidel Edwards has not ruled out a surprise bid for glory at Taunton.

Cricket

Lovett’s dreaming big after signing for YRDP

Victoria Lovett is aiming for the top.

Cycling
Kyle Abbott. Picture: Neil Marshall

Hampshire: Abbott demands bowlers deliver win

Kyle Abbott insists Hampshire will only have themselves to blame if they fail to complete victory over Worcestershire today.

Cricket
Joe Truman, right, in action in the team sprint at the Commonwealth Games

Commonwealth silver for Petersfield’s Truman

Joe Truman is celebrating a silver medal in the team sprint at the Commonwealth Games in Australia.

Cycling
Reece Topley. Picture: Neil Marshall

Hampshire: Topley retains Test target despite white-ball deal

Reece Topley put his first-class career on hold but insisted: I’ll be back.

Cricket
Rod Bransgrove and Sam Northeast. Picture: www.davevokes.photography

Bransgrove declares on Hampshire recruitment

Rod Bransgrove welcomed Sam Northeast to the Ageas Bowl and then declared on Hampshire’s recruitment for the 2018 summer.

Cricket
Sam Northeast was unveiled at a Hampshire press conference on Friday. Picture: www.davevokes.photography

White: Northeast was right to snub Hampshire last time

Giles White backed Sam Northeast’s decision to snub Hampshire four years ago.

Cricket
Sam Northeast. Picture: www.davevokes.photography

Northeast: I’ll rise to Championship challenge

Sam Northeast has vowed to make his mark in the top tier of the County Championship.

Cricket
Old Guard and Harry Cobden on their way to National Spirit Hurdle success. Picture: Fontwell Park

Cobden salutes Old Guard after National Spirit joy

Harry Cobden steered Old Guard to National Spirit Hurdle glory and declared: He’s a little star.

Racing

Chambers tied second as McNamara regains crown

Gary Chambers had to settle for tied second in the VC St Raphael ‘Hardriders’ time trial on Sunday.

Cycling
Alex Paton wins the Perfs Pedal. Picture: Hugh McManus

Perfs relief for Paton after double trouble

Alex Paton breathed a sigh of relief as he won the 53rd Perfs Pedal against the odds on Sunday.

Cycling
Eventual winner Alex Paton on the front of the peloton. Picture: Keith Woodland (180117-059)

Waite salutes ‘magnificent’ Perfs team

Mick Waite toasted a successful 53rd Perfs Pedal and said: See you next year.

Cycling
Defending champion Chris Opie, centre, with last year's runner-up Jacob Vaughan, left, and third-placed Rory Townsend. Picture: Hugh McManus

Hungarian threat as Perfs gets all-clear

Mick Waite has given the 53rd Perfs Pedal the all-clear after a final course inspection.

Cycling
Chris Opie after his Perfs Pedal victory in 2017. Picture: Hugh McManus

Opie: Why Perfs is crucial springboard

Reigning champion Chris Opie has underlined the importance of the Perfs Pedal to UCI Continental outfit Canyon Eisberg.

Cycling
Bognor's Nyewood Lane. Picture: Tommy McMillan

Pompey switch reserves tie to Bognor

Pompey have moved Tuesday night’s reserve-team clash with Leicester City to Nyewood Lane (7pm).

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