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Cooper pleased as his players return to top form against Blades

Swindon Advertiser: Mark Cooper

9:13pm Saturday 20th September 2014

TOWN boss Mark Cooper was happy with the response of his players to their disappointing stalemate on Tuesday night against Oldham, as they scored five goals to end Sheffield United’s seven-game unbeaten streak.

Grand Prix dream dashed for Kildemand

Swindon Advertiser: Peter Kildemand (Swindon Robins)

10:44pm Saturday 20th September 2014

PETER Kildemand missed out on a place in the 2015 Grand Prix series after failing to earn one of the qualifying spots from tonight's GP Challenge event in Italy.

Aldridge blames mistakes as Wildcats lose first game of the season

Swindon Advertiser:

9:18pm Saturday 20th September 2014

MISTAKES cost the Wildcats a win tonight against ‘one of the best sides in the league’ Guildford Flames.

FULL TIME RESULT: Swindon Wildcats 2 Guildford Flames 4

Swindon Advertiser:

8:21pm Saturday 20th September 2014

WILDCATS suffered their first defeat of the season after they succumb to the Guildford Flames 4-2 at the Link Centre.

Debutant Martin is Marine's hero at Mangotsfield

Swindon Advertiser: Dave Webb

6:52pm Saturday 20th September 2014

DEBUTANT Dan Martin came off the bench to score a dramatic last-gasp winner as Swindon Supermarine took all three points at Mangotsfield United this afternoon.

Watkins makes winning start to pro career

Swindon Advertiser:

7:10pm Saturday 20th September 2014

LUKE Watkins made the perfect start to his professional boxing career at Wembley Arena tonight.

Live BOXING LIVE: Luke Watkins v David Vicena

Swindon Advertiser:

4:22pm Saturday 20th September 2014

Join sports reporter Michael Reeves as Luke Watkins makes his professional boxing debut at Wembley Arena

ICE HOCKEY LIVE: Swindon Wildcats v Guildford Flames

Swindon Advertiser:

5:50pm Saturday 20th September 2014

Join sports reporter Matt Edwards for Swindon Wildcats first home game of the league season against Guildford Flames.

FULL TIME REPORT: Swindon Town 5 Sheffield United 2

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon Town FC

5:00pm Saturday 20th September 2014

IT was a goal feast at the County Ground as Swindon got back to winning ways with a 5-2 victory over Sheffield United.

PLAYER RATINGS: SWINDON TOWN v Sheffield United

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon Town FC

6:05pm Saturday 20th September 2014

Tom Bassam gives out his scores from Town's dominant win over Sheffield United.

MATCHDAY LIVE: Swindon Town v Sheffield United

Swindon Advertiser:

1:57pm Saturday 20th September 2014

Join Adver reporters Matt Edwards and Tom Bassam for live coverage of Swindon's League One fixture with Sheffield United

Town players mature enough to hand out criticism when needed

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Saturday 20th September 2014

MICHAEL Smith has revealed that his youthful Swindon Town teammates are not afraid to offer each other “a kick up the backside”.

Give him a Jay to forget

Swindon Advertiser: Jay McEveley says his goodbyes

5:30am Saturday 20th September 2014

MARK Cooper is hoping that Jay McEveley will be given an afternoon to forget when he returns to the County Ground today.

Clough a fan of Swindon’s style of play

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Saturday 20th September 2014

SHEFFIELD United manager Nigel Clough believes Swindon Town are one of the best footballing sides in League One.

Terminator aims to be a goal machine

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Saturday 20th September 2014

TOWN striker Michael Smith is hoping to be a machine in front of goal this season after picking up a new nickname.

Watkins feeling calm ahead his pro debut against Vicena

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Saturday 20th September 2014

LUKE Watkins admits that he is taking a step into the unknown tonight as he make his professional boxing debut.

Cats are feeling confident

Swindon Advertiser: Coach Ryan Aldridge

5:30am Saturday 20th September 2014

SWINDON Wildcats will be full of confidence going into this weekend’s double-header with Guildford Flames after kicking off the season in style.

LADIES FOOTBALL: Table-top tie for Town Ladies

Swindon Advertiser:

9:30am Saturday 20th September 2014

SWINDON Town Ladies entertain Exeter City on Sunday, a table-top clash in the Women’s Premier League South West Division One.

RHYTHMIC GYMNASTICS: World stage beckoning for Halford

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Saturday 20th September 2014

SWINDON’S gymnastic duo Laura Halford and Stephanie Sherlock will be full of confidence as they prepare to take to the world stage.

Kildemand second in European Championship

Swindon Advertiser: Robins' number one Peter Kildemand

9:24am Saturday 20th September 2014

ROBINS number one Peter Kildemand claimed the runners-up spot in speedway's European Championship after last night's final round in Poland.

Howell misses the cut in Wales

Swindon Advertiser: David Howell

8:30pm Friday 19th September 2014

BROOME Manor pro David Howell missed the cut at the Wales Open by one shot.

Rosco can't wait to get the play-offs under way

Swindon Advertiser: Robins' boss Alun Rossiter

12:24pm Friday 19th September 2014

SWINDON boss Alun Rossiter is itching to get started with the Elite League play-offs with his team in good form.

Under-par shows not a big deal, says Mark

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Friday 19th September 2014

ROBINS’ chief Mark Cooper will not let a couple of off-colour performances cloud his players’ thinking about their positive start to the season.

Correcting caution key for Cooper

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Friday 19th September 2014

MARK Cooper has sought to correct the mistakes of Tuesday night’s draw with Oldham as Swindon Town welcome Sheffield United to the County Ground tomorrow.

No holding back Michael’s gains

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Friday 19th September 2014

MICHAEL Smith’s improved hold-up play this season is in part a response to the criticism he received last term.

PREDICTIONS LEAGUE: Swindon Town v Sheffield United

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon Town FC

10:29am Friday 19th September 2014

Swindon Town v Sheffield United

Byrne and the boys steel themselves for Sheffield

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Friday 19th September 2014

TOWN are ready for their biggest test, according to wing-back Nathan Byrne, as they look for a repeat of last season’s home win against Sheffield United.

Reeves causes a 'nice problem'

5:30am Friday 19th September 2014

JAKE Reeves has done enough in his brief appearances from the bench to give Mark Cooper a “nice problem”.

HELLENIC LEAGUE: Davies looks for impetus from recruits

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Friday 19th September 2014

SOME fresh faces could be just what is needed to kick-start Fairford’s season as they head to Wantage Town Reserves this weekend.

Box clever, Paddy tells debutant Watkins

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Friday 19th September 2014

PADDY Fitzpatrick wants Luke Watkins to enjoy his Wembley Arena debut tomorrow night.

Nell confident after good start

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Friday 19th September 2014

AARON Nell wants Swindon Wildcats to build on their stunning opening two games of the season when they face Guildford Flames in a league and cup double-header this weekend.

SOUTHERN LEAGUE: Injury list is not so Super

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Friday 19th September 2014

SWINDON Supermarine boss Dave Webb concedes that his side’s current injury crisis is the worst he’s had to contend with in his managerial career.

HELLENIC LEAGUE: Collier hopes to ward off Josh interest

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Friday 19th September 2014

SAM Collier is hoping he isn’t about to lose his star striker to local rivals Highworth Town.

Mixed day for Howell at the Manor

Swindon Advertiser: David Howell

8:51pm Thursday 18th September 2014

SWINDON’S David Howell had a mixed start to proceedings at the ISPS Honda Wales Open as he carded a first day one-under-par.

Stephens and Rodgers will miss Blades clash

Swindon Advertiser:

3:43pm Thursday 18th September 2014

JACK Stephens will not be featuring for Swindon Town this weekend against Sheffield United.

Williams eager to regain his place

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Thursday 18th September 2014

ANDY Williams admits that he was disappointed to find himself on the bench following the arrival of Jon Obika at Swindon Town - but has vowed to fight for his place.

Byrne is settled on the Town wing

Swindon Advertiser: Nathan Byrne

5:30am Thursday 18th September 2014

NATHAN Byrne believes having a settled position in the Swindon Town side has helped improve his game this term.

Swindon have the fantastic five says hitman Williams

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon Town's Andy Williams celebrates

5:30am Thursday 18th September 2014

ANDY Williams believes that the arrival of Jon Obika at Swindon Town means that boss Mark Cooper now has five top strikers at his disposal.

Sporting solitude fits bill for Luke

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Thursday 18th September 2014

Ahead of his pro debut this weekend, Luke Watkins tells MICHAEL REEVES why the ring lured him from the team game

Howell hoping to feel at home

Swindon Advertiser: Howell off to a flyer at Tshwane Open

5:30am Thursday 18th September 2014

SWINDON’S David Howell is hoping that a bit of home support will lift his game as he tees off at the ISPS Honda Wales Open today.

Watkins to face former foe of a world champion on debut

Swindon Advertiser:

3:10pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

LUKE Watkins debut opponent has been named as David Vicena in a six-round contest.

SWINDON TOWN v Oldham Athletic: Player ratings

Swindon Advertiser: Swindon Town FC

12:20pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

ADVERTISER sports reporter Tom Bassam gives out his scores from Swindon Town's 2-2 stalemate with Oldham.

SWINDON TOWN 2 OLDHAM ATHLETIC 2: Hosts lose their rhythm

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Wednesday 17th September 2014

TOM BASSAM sees off-key Town pegged back by late Morgan-Smith goal

Cooper admits Town were knocked off their game

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Wednesday 17th September 2014

MARK Cooper thought that Swindon Town got away from their principles as they were held to a 2-2 draw by Oldham Athletic at the County Ground last night.

Five goal Bassett fail to impress boss Paul

Swindon Advertiser:

10:15pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

WOOTTON Bassett Town may have won 5-1 against bottom of the table Cheltenham Saracens, but manager Paul Braithwaite was not happy with his team.

Old Boys kick off their league campaign with a victory

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Wednesday 17th September 2014

SWINDON College Old Boys got their league season off to a winning start with a 17-8 win over Chipping Norton to add to their cup success the week before.

Hat-trick hero Newton moves Swindon to the summit

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Wednesday 17th September 2014

SWINDON are hoping to keep their feet on the ground after they maintained their 100 per cent start with a 29-14 win away to Leighton Buzzard.

Brilliant Bassett blitz Bicester

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Wednesday 17th September 2014

THERE was plenty to cheer on Saturday as Wootton Bassett put newly promoted Bicester to the sword as they romped home to a 60-0 win.

Chaundy takes a leap of faith

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Wednesday 17th September 2014

RISING triple jump star Abbie Chaundy is hoping that a move to Oaklands College will continue her impressive progress in the sport.

Vics still in the hunt for the Vase despite demotion

Swindon Advertiser:

5:30am Wednesday 17th September 2014

MALMESBURY Victoria may no longer be plying their trade at step six of the non-league pyramid, but the Flying Monk ground outfit are gearing up for the road to Wembley.




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