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Oxford United stage comeback to beat Swindon Town

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3:26pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

JAMES Roberts came off the bench to score the winner as Oxford United came from two goals down to win 3-2 against Swindon Town at Roman Way.

Dismal start troubles Appleton

The Oxford Times:

9:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

Oxford United’s position in the table is now a concern for head coach Michael Appleton, who has acknow-ledged it is taking longer than expected to improve results.

MOTORSPORT: Plato doubts title chances despite Silverstone joy

The Oxford Times:

8:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

JASON Plato kept the British Touring Car Championship title race alive with two wins at Silverstone, but the Oxford driver believes it is too late for him to catch leader Colin Turkington.

Woeful Oxford United Women battered by Reading

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8:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

A lacklustre Oxford United Women suffered a 5-0 thrashing at local rivals Reading, writes MATTHEW BRUCE.

CRICKET: Brooks gets nominated for player of the year

The Oxford Times:

8:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

Jack Brooks said being nominated for the Professional Cricketers’ Association (PCA) player of the year was an added bonus to a great season.

RUGBY UNION: Henley outgun Southend but slip to second

The Oxford Times:

8:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

NATIONAL 2 SOUTH

RUGBY UNION: Quins' mistakes prove so costly

The Oxford Times: Oxford Harlequins full back Jack Robinson races through for one of his six tries during the 79-7 hammering of Swindon that sent Quins top

8:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

NATIONAL 3 SOUTH WEST

HOCKEY: Battling Hawks lose out to national stars

The Oxford Times: Oxford Hawks Ethan Chapman gets airborne against Oxford University

8:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

Oxford Hawks put in a superb battling performance as they lost 5-2 at home to National Premier League side Hampstead & Westminster in the second round of the NOW: Pensions Cup on Sunday.

DARTS: Holly's maximums set up first Premier title for Green

The Oxford Times:

7:30am Tuesday 30th September 2014

KIDLINGTON Green Social Club B clinched their first Premier Section title as they won 5-4 at nearest challengers Windrush Social Club.

GOLF: Tadmarton Heath to hold open day for ladies

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7:30am Tuesday 30th September 2014

TADMARTON Heath are holding an open day for women keen to take up golf or looking to join a club.

RUGBY UNION: Lamb's boot is the key

The Oxford Times: Henry Lamb kicked a penalty and two conversions for Witney in their win against Oxford University Greyhounds

7:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

SOUTH WEST 1 EAST

RUGBY UNION: Banbury march on

The Oxford Times: Banbury star man Simon Brand

7:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

MIDLANDS 2 WEST SOUTH

RUGBY UNION: Zandy is stand-in

The Oxford Times: Oxford’s Zandy Macdonald

7:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

VARSITY PREVIEW

RUGBY UNION: Wallingford deny Bicester in derby

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7:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

SOUTHERN COUNTIES NORTH

DARTS: Bull in line for Oxon bow

The Oxford Times:

6:30am Tuesday 30th September 2014

RYAN Bull will make his debut for Oxfordshire when they entertain Surrey in Division 1.

RUGBY UNION: Abingdon make it three in a row

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6:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

BB&O ROUND-UP

GOLF: Club results

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6:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

SHAW GIBBS OXFORDSHIRE FOURSOMES LEAGUE

HOCKEY: Goals by Stewart and Hibbert keep up unbeaten run

The Oxford Times: Kirsty Chapman celebrates with teammate Becky Hibbert (5) after putting Hawks into a shock lead against Slough.

6:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

Oxford Hawks maintained their unbeaten record in the Women’s Investec West Conference with a 2-2 draw at home to Trojans.

Oxford United head coach urges players to take responsibility

The Oxford Times:

10:30am Monday 29th September 2014

MICHAEL Appleton admitted Oxford United were second best where it really mattered as they lost 2-0 at Luton Town.

WATCH: Highlights of Oxford United's defeat at Luton Town

The Oxford Times:

10:24am Monday 29th September 2014

OXFORD United slipped back into the bottom two in Sky Bet League Two as they lost 2-0 at Luton Town.

Oxford United striker Barnett annoyed by missed chances

The Oxford Times:

8:10am Monday 29th September 2014

A RUEFUL Tyrone Barnett held his hands up for a missed header which turned out to be the key moment in Oxford United’s defeat.

RUGBY: Welsh injury list is no excuse, says Burnell

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8:10am Monday 29th September 2014

JUSTIN Burnell admits London Welsh’s injury problems are increasing, but he refuses to use that as an excuse for their poor form.

MOTORSPORT: Smith matches best finish with fifth in Spain

The Oxford Times:

8:00am Monday 29th September 2014

Bradley Smith produced a superb display to come fifth in the Aragon MotoGP in the Spanish rain yesterday.

RACING: Long Wave's tuned in for Longsdon

The Oxford Times: Charlie Longsdon was left to rue a mistake by Pendra

8:00am Monday 29th September 2014

Long Wave continued Chipping Norton trainer Charlie Longsdon’s sparkling run of form with victory at Market Rasen on Saturday.

Mullins frustrated by early strike

The Oxford Times:

7:30am Monday 29th September 2014

JOHNNY Mullins was disappointed Oxford United failed to heed the warnings about Luton Town’s fast start as they fell behind in just over a minute, writes DAVID PRITCHARD.

Weekend Results: September 27 & 28

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6:30am Monday 29th September 2014

Your full sports results round-up from the weekend

MOTORSPORT: Smith finishes fifth in Spain

The Oxford Times: Bradley Smith qualified in third, only to crash out five laps from home

4:37pm Sunday 28th September 2014

Oxfordshire's Bradley Smith equalled his best finish in MotoGP by coming fifth at a rain-affected Aragon Grand Prix in Spain won by Jorge Lorenzo.

I'll take my chances this time, vows Oxford United striker Hylton

The Oxford Times:

9:30am Saturday 27th September 2014

Danny Hylton is confident he can get back on the Oxford United goal trail if chances come his way this afternoon after a wasteful display last weekend.

RUGBY UNION: Exiles' head coach Burnell feels aggrieved after another heavy loss

The Oxford Times:

9:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

London Welsh head coach Justin Burnell said his side were hard done by after crashing to a fourth heavy defeat of the season at the Kassam Stadium last night.

ICE HOCKEY: Stars stalwart Elliott to make record-breaking appearance

The Oxford Times: Darren Elliott

9:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

Head coach Darren Elliott will break the Oxford City Stars club record tonight as he notches up his 266th appearance in the match at London Raiders.

MOTORSPORT: Messenger makes fine recovery

The Oxford Times: Dave Messenger on his way to second place at Mallory Park

8:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

Dave Messenger battled to a fine fifth-placed finish in the 12th round of the Alfa Romeo Championship at Rockingham Raceway.

CRICKET: Fitzjohn leads from the front as Cumnor clinch crown

The Oxford Times:

8:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

Cemnor are the Oxfordshire Under 17 champions after a 102-run victory over Banbury at Horspath.

CRICKET: Oxfordshire captain Ryan on MCC tour to Botswana

The Oxford Times:

8:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

Oxfordshire captain Luke Ryan has been selected for the MCC’s two-week tour to Botswana.

CRICKET: Ex-England man Nixon keeps Witney Mills happy

The Oxford Times:

8:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

Ex-England wicket-keeper Paul Nixon was the main guest at the Witney Mills CC presentation night at the Hollybush Inn.

ICE HOCKEY: Council leaders support Stars

The Oxford Times:

8:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

Oxfordshire County Council leader Ian Hudspeth and Oxford City Council supremo Bob Price showed their support this week, donning their very own Oxford City Stars shirts to mark 30 years since ice hockey came to the city at Oxpens Road.

MOTORSPORT: Bradley happy with practice

The Oxford Times: Bradley Smith starred in practice

8:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

Oxford Bradley Smith was ninth fastest during the opening practice session for tomorrow's Aragon Moto GP in Spain.

GAELIC FOOTBALL: Day of destiny for Eire Og

The Oxford Times:

7:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

Tomorrow afternoon sees Éire Óg Oxford play one of the biggest matches in their 55-year history as they face Watford-based Glen Rovers in the final of the Hertfordshire GAA Championship at Horspath (3.30pm), writes Matthew Bruce.

SWIMMING: Abingdon's medal glee

7:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

A team of 22 Abingdon Vale members collected a huge haul of 28 gold medals from the first competitive meet of the season in Milton Keynes.

BOXING: Berinsfield host Development Championships

7:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

Berinsfield ABC are staging the first round of the England Boxing Development Championships tomorrow.

ANGLING: Lane captures carp title

7:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

Mick Lane claimed the FTB Carp League title, despite finishing only third in the final match on an out-of-sorts Rissington venue.

ANGLING: Beware! Jason catches zander from Cherwell

7:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

Jason Bean caught what is believed to be the first-ever zander from the River Cherwell in Kidlington AS’s Willoughby Memorial Trophy competition at Thrupp.

MOTORSPORT: Polden happy with Assen finish

The Oxford Times:

7:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

Georgina Polden was satisfied with a 20th place finish – seventh in her class – on her first taste of action at Assen, in Holland.

MOTORSPORT:Final doubt for rising star Elliot

The Oxford Times:

7:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

Promising young karting talent Elliot Harvey’s dream of competing in the X30 world final at Le Mans this year has been hit by a lack of cash.

MOTORSPORT: Silverstone specialist Plato set for big test

The Oxford Times: Jason Plato celebrates with champagne after his win in the first race

7:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

Jason Plato will bid to continue his great Silverstone form when the British Touring Car Championships enters the penultimate round this weekend.

SCHOOL SPORT: O'Dowda is Oxon best in pentathlon

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6:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

Jade O’Dowda was Oxfordshire’s leading performer in the English Schools Combined Events Championships at Princess Royal Arena, Boston.

Live RUGBY UNION: London Welsh v Gloucester

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7:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

Live updates from the Kassam Stadium where London Welsh host Gloucester in the Aviva Premiership

RUGBY UNION: Welsh beaten again after another woeful collapse

The Oxford Times:

10:50pm Friday 26th September 2014

London Welsh 10, Gloucester 46

Calllum's living the dream for Oxford United

The Oxford Times:

9:30am Friday 26th September 2014

Callum O’Dowda is aiming to carry on a rich vein of form tomorrow as the winger admits he is in dreamland hearing Oxford United’s supporters chanting his name.

Oxford United boss aiming to exploit extra time in training

The Oxford Times:

9:10am Friday 26th September 2014

MICHAEL Appleton thinks an increase in time spent on the training pitch over the next month will prove to be important for Oxford United’s development.

Oxford United youngster is a 'frightening' talent - Whing

The Oxford Times:

8:40am Friday 26th September 2014

JOSH Ashby is showing signs he will have a big future in the game, according to fellow midfielder Andy Whing.




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