Cowell: Commonwealth showcase can put tumbling on the map

This Is Local London:

11:00am Thursday 24th July 2014

A Richmond gymnast is hoping a starring role in the Commonwealth Games opening ceremony can see her sport become part of the Olympic programme.

Crystal Palace overloaded on fitness, but that's what it is all about

This Is Local London:

9:37am Thursday 24th July 2014

Crystal Palace boss Tony Pulis has been deliberating overloading the players in an effort to get them to the peak of fitness ahead of the new Premier League season.

Cowan is a Hercules Wimbledon record breaker

This Is Local London:

8:00am Thursday 24th July 2014

Hercules Wimbledon Athletic Club’s Dwayne Cowan produced his best form of the season to smash his own club 400m record at the LEAP meeting at Loughborough on Saturday.

Wimbledon will profit from quartet’s Commonwealth Games time

This Is Local London:

8:00am Thursday 24th July 2014

Wimbledon Hockey Club’s Michael Hoare and his England compatriots kick-off their Commonwealth Games campaign today [Thursday], and the defender can only see the positives for his club side.

Burnell gets Down for Welsh

This Is Local London:

7:18am Thursday 24th July 2014

Head coach Justin Burnell has backed lock James Down to satep up a level at London Welsh this season.

Whyteleafe are riding the wave of team spirit says boss Fowler

This Is Local London:

7:00am Thursday 24th July 2014

Boss John Fowler says Whyteleafe are riding the wave of a terrific team spirit as they enter a new era of Ryman Division One South football.

Adebayo paints AFC Wimbledon Dons with Azeez

This Is Local London:

5:47pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

If AFC Wimbledon’s new signings prove to be a painted -on success, boss Neal Ardley can take some of the credit.

Stubborn Chessington stay in their hole to frustrate skipper Secchi

This Is Local London:

4:18pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Epsom CC skipper Danny Secchi could not hide his disappointment after his side managed only a winning draw in Division Two of the Surrey Championship at struggling Chessington on Saturday.

Channel hopping leaves Whyteleafe chairman hopping mad

This Is Local London:

2:23pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Whyteleafe chairman Mark Coote says he would rather take his team to Calais or Dieppe than Guernsey on August 13.

Barnes' pieces of eight slay Weybridge in the end

This Is Local London:

2:41pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Sutton bowler Warren Barnes proved the difference in more ways than one against Weybridge at Hanger Hill on Saturday.

Warburton: Brentford only want more quality in squad

This Is Local London:

8:40am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Brentford boss Mark Warburton says he will only add more players to his squad if they are good enough.

Putney tennis star of the future is more determined in the face of defeat

This Is Local London:

8:00am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Putney tennis starlet Katie Dando insists she is hungrier than ever to see her name in lights after falling just short of booking her spot at a Wimbledon tournament.

South Korea is no Ollie-day for Esher's Millroy

This Is Local London:

6:00am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Ollie Millroy is one to give up on a lost cause and he is hoping to build on a South Korean horror show next month.

Campana's Crystal Palace Premier League dream ends with move to Sampdoria

This Is Local London:

2:38pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Crystal Palace midfielder Jose Campana has ended a frustrating stay at Selhurst Park by signing for Italian Serie A outfit Sampdoria.

Surbiton High ambassador Alcott ready to inspire next generation

This Is Local London:

5:08pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Four-time Winter Olympian Chemmy Alcott is no stranger to adversity and, having hung up her skis after Sochi 2014, she is hoping to inspire Surrey’s next generation of budding athletes, writes Chris Bailey.

Kingstonian will play second fiddle to Margate

This Is Local London:

1:22pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Kingstonian may have made some stellar signings, but Corinthian Casuals chief Matt Howard says they will play second fiddle to Margate in the Ryman Premier League this term.

Turner's Commonwealth Games preparations continue apace

This Is Local London:

8:00am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Sutton’s Andy Turner and Harry Aikines-Aryeetey both completed their Commonwealth Games preparations with morale boosting victories at the London Anniversary Games meeting on Sunday.

Records tumble for Herne Hill Harriers athletes

This Is Local London:

11:43am Monday 21st July 2014

Herne Hill Harriers' week of competition saw two club records broken.

Adolphe and Garvey take a winning professional bow

This Is Local London:

10:36am Monday 21st July 2014

Former Earlsfield ABC representatives Louis Adolphe and Kirk Garvey both recorded victories in their professional debuts at York Hall last week.

Croydon Harriers win promotion to the top flight

This Is Local London:

10:07am Monday 21st July 2014

Croydon Harriers' young athletes are celebrating promotion to the top tier of the UK Youth Development for the first time, thanks to a runners-up finish in their Premier Two clash at Hornchurch.

PICTURES: Whyteleafe unveil 3G pitch against Kingstonian

This Is Local London:

9:57am Monday 21st July 2014

Whyteleafe opened their new 3G pitch with an excellent game against Kingstonian, last season's Ryman Premier League runners up.

Championship ambition key to Commins' Esher switch

This Is Local London:

9:00am Monday 21st July 2014

Scrum-half Stuart Commins has revealed the prospect of securing promotion to the Championship with Esher was behind his decision to switch to Molesey Road.

Brentford style was key to Spurs youngster's switch

This Is Local London:

7:00am Monday 21st July 2014

Brentford new boy Alex Pritchard has admitted playing against the Bees last term influenced his decision to sign a season long loan deal at Griffin Park last week.

Britain's men's four confident of gold at World Championships

This Is Local London:

7:00am Monday 21st July 2014

Surbiton's Moe Sbihi has warned Team GB men's four has plenty of room for improvement ahead of the World Championships next month.

Sutton & Epsom coach: Until we meet again, Mr Renwick

This Is Local London:

8:00am Sunday 20th July 2014

Sutton & Epsom RFC coach Jeff Parsons admitted he is looking forward to facing his old mate Shawn Renwick when the pair clash this season.

Shona is keeping her head ahead of world title shot

This Is Local London:

6:00am Sunday 20th July 2014

Ewell Village’s Shona Richards has already conquered England this year and now she is ready to take on the world.

Wycombe prepares for tomorrow's Half Marathon

This Is Local London: Runners at the start of the 2013 Wycombe Half Marathon

12:40pm Saturday 19th July 2014

HUNDREDS of people are expected to lace up their running shoes to take part in the annual Wycombe Half Marathon tomorrow.

Fans' great expectations ahead of AFC Wimbledon's new League Two campaign

This Is Local London:

9:00am Saturday 19th July 2014

The summer signings have fueled excitement among the Dons faithful, as Tim Ashton found out when he spoke to fans outside last week’s meet the manager night.

Sutton & District sprinter is off to the World Junior Championships

This Is Local London:

9:00am Friday 18th July 2014

Sutton & District AC’s Imani Lansiquot is heading to the US for the World Junior Championships after a blistering show at last weekend’s English Schools’ Championship.

No gimmes for Leatherhead CC after a bad day at the office

This Is Local London:

8:00am Friday 18th July 2014

Leatherhead CC skipper Matt Joblin admitted that sometimes the opposition just play better than you, after a five-wicket defeat at relegation contenders Valley End.

Keeper crisis averted at Hampton

This Is Local London:

7:00am Friday 18th July 2014

A familiar face came to Paul Barry’s rescue this week to solve his goalkeeping crisis at Hampton & Richmond Borough.

Lowe prepared for Quins comeback

This Is Local London:

7:00am Friday 18th July 2014

Harlequins might have already signed Whitgift School old boy Marland Yarde and Fiji international Asaeli Tikoirotuma this summer, but backs coach Mark Mapletoft reckons there is one more “new face” ready to make a mark.

Angry Doswell slams “pathetic” Conference

This Is Local London:

6:00am Friday 18th July 2014

Paul Doswell has slammed the Football Conference for taking much-needed funds out of Sutton United’s coffers.

Brentford boss: McParland key to signing up Spurs youngster

This Is Local London:

2:06pm Thursday 17th July 2014

Brentford boss Mark Warburton has labelled work of sporting director Frank McParland as key to the loan signing of Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Alex Pritchard.

Skipper tips Reigate Priory for the Premier Division title

This Is Local London:

11:00am Thursday 17th July 2014

Neil Baker has tipped Reigate Priory to win the Premier Division of the Surrey Championship – but only just.

Sutton United's new man returns to basics for the Skrill Premier push

This Is Local London:

3:18pm Thursday 17th July 2014

Sutton United’s new head coach Peter Beadle is hoping his down to earth approach will help fulfil the ambition he has found inside Gander Green Lane.

Tanners open new Ryman Premier League campaign on home soil

This Is Local London:

10:44am Thursday 17th July 2014

Leatherhead will begin a fresh life in the Ryman Premier League at Fetcham Grove against Peacehaven & Telscombe.

Kingstonian head out on the road for Ryman Premier curtain raiser

This Is Local London:

10:21am Thursday 17th July 2014

Tommy Williams’ first competitive game as Kingstonian boss will be on the road at Enfield Town when the new Ryman Premier League gets underway on August 9.

Goals, goals, goals - Crystal Palace smash the Austrians but Pulis cares not about the result

This Is Local London:

8:47am Thursday 17th July 2014

Tony Pulis is not "too worried" about pre-season results even though his Eagles made a statement of intent last night beating GAK Graz 13-1 in Austria.

Latest news from Hercules Wimbledon AC - women take League runners-up spot

This Is Local London:

8:00am Thursday 17th July 2014

Hercules Wimbledon AC's women performed well in their third Southern Women's League Division One match at Crawley, taking runners-up spot in a seven-match contest.

Sinclair's vicious right-hand sets up a Queensbury League rematch

This Is Local London:

7:00am Thursday 17th July 2014

Thornton Heath's Duane Sinclair was crowned Queensbury Boxing League’s national light heavyweight champion last weekend, after brutally disposing of fellow challenger Dominic Felix.

Hams plays down Stags chances

This Is Local London:

6:00am Thursday 17th July 2014

Walton Casuals boss Mark Hams confirmed five new signings this week but is determined to keep a lid on expectations, writes Stuart Amos.

Rescuers save swan from Chelsea Football Club training ground

This Is Local London:

5:00am Thursday 17th July 2014

There was plenty of action at Chelsea FC’s Stoke D’Abernon training ground last week, but none of it came from the players.

Chelsea agree Filipe Luis deal

This Is Local London: Filipe Luis, pictured, has followed Diego Costa from Atletico Madrid to Chelsea

12:38pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

Chelsea have reached an agreement with Atletico Madrid to sign Brazilian left-back Filipe Luis.

Terry welcomes Costa signing

This Is Local London: John Terry, pictured, believes Diego Costa could be "a very good signing" for Chelsea

6:15pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

Chelsea captain John Terry has predicted big things from rival-turned-team-mate Diego Costa after the Spain striker's move to Stamford Bridge was completed.

Smart Inci in English amateur title hunt in Cornwall

This Is Local London:

12:22pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

Tiffin Girls’ School student Inci Mehmet saw the value in education to lead the English Women’s Amateur Championship after the first round on Tuesday.

Kingston plays part in Surrey's English Schools success

This Is Local London:

12:00pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

Kingston & Polytechnic Harrier Mae Thompson secured a 400 metre hurdles silver medal as Surrey lifted the English School Athletics Championships team title on Sunday, writes Stuart Amos.

Former Robins defender signs up to win things with Walton Casuals

This Is Local London:

3:31pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

Adriano Moraes wants to experience that winning sensation, and he has walked away from Carshalton Athletic into the arms of Walton Casuals to find it.

Hercules men prepare for Southern League final show-down

This Is Local London:

10:50am Wednesday 16th July 2014

Hercules Wimbledon AC's men ended their Southern Men's League Division 1C season on a high with a narrow win in their final match at Tooting Bec on Saturday.

Surrey athletes break records and haul in the medals at the English Schools Championships

This Is Local London:

8:42am Wednesday 16th July 2014

The Surrey schools' athletics team struck a solid vein of gold at the Alexander stadium in Birmingham in the English Schools Championships.




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