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Ryan Newman says he is only taking advantage of NASCAR rules in Chase

DOVER, Del. – Ryan Newman will gladly hold the trophy up for anyone to read, just for the sake of clarity.

If he advances to the Sprint Cup final in November at Homestead-Miami Speedway; if he is able to improve one spot in the standings and claim a first championship in NASCAR’s top series, and if all this happens, like last season, without benefit of a win, he’ll have no qualms about capitalizing in a system ostensibly drawn to prioritize victory. 1,438 more words



Goalkeeper, Ashley Timms continues his mission to find a new club after talks broke down with a Scottish Championship side.

The former Man City trainee has played for a number of clubs in recent years, featuring in sides such as Boston United, King’s Lynn, Bradford PA, Hyde, Chelmsford City and Maidenhead United. 176 more words


From a should've-been England star to the Cornish moors: FA Cup second qualifying round

I’ll get it out the way straight away. Whitley Bay are still in the cup, beating Congleton Town 2-1 last weekend at Hillheads. A money-spinning tie against National League North side Chorley, three tier higher, awaits. 475 more words

Groundhopper Girl: The Time We Went To Victory Road And A Random Fan Quacked At Us (Leiston)

(Originally published in The Kent & Sussex Courier on 2nd October as part of my weekly ‘Angel Eyed View’ column)

26th September 2015, Leiston 3 – 0 Tonbridge Angels… 425 more words

Domestic Travel

The Merseyside Derby: The Top Five

It may no longer be the ‘friendly Derby’, but for me it remains the biggest game in Liverpool’s calendar. Some may argue that the games against United have assumed greater significance over the years, but not me. 1,352 more words

Liverpool F.C.

Manchopper in....Hyde

Result: Hyde United 0-1 Northwich Victoria (FA Cup Second Qualifying Round)

Venue: Ewen Fields (Saturday 26th September 2015, 3pm)

Att: 418

Still following the path of the qualifying rounds of the FA Cup,  I returned to the western side of Manchester, again to watch a team decked out in red. 2,170 more words

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Holbeach Hero Drury Rescues Replay

I’m sure you’ve all seen the video by now. After all, it went viral within hours, garnering national and international attention for both Holbeach United and their goalkeeper Ricky Drury. 200 more words

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