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Saturday's quarter-final win over Mid Glos has set up a semi-final tie against York in Darlington for Desborough Ladies in the Yetton Trophy.

A dominant Desborough defeated Mid Glos by 17 shots to secure a 79-62 victory on Saturday.

No individual can be singled out after a terrific team effort. They will play York in the semi-finals, with a possible final


11:00 Thu 12 Feb 2015
Muriel Howard Desborough travelled to a neutral green at Cambridge Chesterton to play in the fifth round of the Mason Trophy against County Arts A and duly despatched the reigning champions by 21 shots (49-28). Once the
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15:00 Thu 15 Jan 2015
Ken Scowen Desborough are through to the quarter-finals of the Egham Trophy after beating Norfolk at St Neots by four shots (77-73). It proved to be a tough game against a tenacious opposition, which went down to
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17:00 Thu 18 Dec 2014
Jane Tuhill Desborough's grip on the Denny Cup almost loosened when they met Cotswold in the fourth round but they came good in the end to get through by 15 shots (78-63). Desborough started slowly but from
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18:00 Thu 05 Feb 2015
Yoneko Stuart Desborough welcomed local rivals Maidenhead Thicket to York Road and duly consigned them to an 11-shot defeat (120-109). Desborough started off brightly, but Thicket could claim a moral draw as the six rinks were shared.
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17:00 Thu 18 Dec 2014
Jane Tuhill Desborough's grip on the Denny Cup almost loosened when they met Cotswold in the fourth round but they came good in the end to get through by 15 shots (78-63). Desborough started slowly but from
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07:00 Thu 04 Dec 2014
John Stannard Desborough played Foxhill in the third round of the Egham Trophy on Sunday and went through by 43 shots (90-47). In the early stages of the game it was nip and tuck but once the
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10:17 Mon 24 Aug 2015
Angling After what was, essentially, a disappointing week in what should have been good conditions the local angling scene has settled down over the last few days and with further rainfall, both received and forecast, it
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11:02 Mon 17 Aug 2015
Angling With the best part of the entire month's rainfall delivered within a day, one might have thought that the rivers were in top shape last week but, typically, the water that did reach the rivers
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14:00 Mon 10 Aug 2015
Angling It has been another challenging week around the local fisheries with the typical August doldrums having an influence on many fisheries, most of which were not fishing brilliantly to start with! On a positive note
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09:00 Sat 29 Aug 2015
Ed McKeever A disastrous Canoe World Championships for Ed McKeever has left the Olympic K1 200m gold medallist in danger of not qualifying to defend his title in Rio. The Wooburn Green resident, who was 32 years
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14:00 Mon 24 Aug 2015
Hunter Abbott The Rob Austin Racing (RAR) team celebrated the birth of 'baby Rob' as well as top ten finishes for their team principal in the British Touring Cars Championship (BTCC) at Knockhill on Sunday. Maidenhead's Hunter
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17:26 Mon 17 Aug 2015
Pilot Paul Bonhomme achieved his goal of securing a victory on home soil at the Ascot leg of the Red Bull Air Race World Championship. The 50-year-old, who learnt to fly at White Waltham Airfield,
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