Grassroots Football News
Gillingham Ladies Lift the Kent Reliance Women's Cup!
Maidstone United Ladies Win the Kent Reliance Women's Plate
Long Lane Hold Onto The Kent Reliance U16 Girls Youth Cup
Thanet Colts Come Back to Win Kent Reliance U14 Girls Youth Cup
Match Preview: Kent Reliance Women's Cup
Following Welling United’s Kent Reliance Senior Cup Semi Final penalty shoot out victory over Charlton Athletic, joint caretaker manager Harry Wheeler was pleased with his team’s overall performance.
Karl Robinson has revealed that the initial stages of pre-season training for the 2017/18 season will take place in Portmarnock in Ireland.
Cray made it two wins in a row with a very strong performance in their Kent derby with Herne Bay on Wednesday night, although they were nearly made to pay for not taking their chances late on.
Details of Gillingham’s one and two-year season tickets have been released today.
Despite their league struggles, Welling United have enjoyed their Kent Reliance Senior Cup run and it will go all the way following their semi final penalties victory over Charlton Athletic.
Jason Pearce revealed in an interview with the South London Press that the players will be playing for their futures in the remaining seven games of the season.
The two week break has been beneficial for Karl Robinson, he will have a couple of additional options for Saturday’s trip to Peterborough.
22-year old Jamar Loza scored the first hat-trick of his senior career, playing a major role in Maidstone United’s comeback from a 2-0 deficit after 25 minutes at Woking, to run out 4-2 victors.
Cray Wanderers are back in Ryman League Division One South action on Wednesday night at Hayes Lane when they entertain Herne Bay in a Kent derby.
Following Welling United’s goal less draw with Hungerford Town, joint caretaker manager Tristan Lewis was reasonably happy with the point and delighted that the team did not concede a goal.
Gillingham Ladies won the Kent Reliance Women’s Cup with a magnificent and ruthless dismantling of a game and an extremely gallant Aylesford Ladies side in front of over 500 supporters at the Gallagher Stadium.
Adrian Pennock insists Gillingham won’t throw in the towel despite falling to their third consecutive defeat.
Maidstone United’s manager, Jay Saunders, was thrilled by his side’s comeback victory over relegation rivals Woking.
After a truly wonderful advert for the ladies game, it was Maidstone United who edged what really was a thriller against a desperately unlucky Kent Football United side who came so agonisingly close to winning the Trophy.
As the Girls and Ladies game in this country continues to grow, you’re always looking for great players to emerge.
Joe Denly and Darren Steven scored hundreds as Kent dominated their 2017 first-class curtain raiser against Leeds Bradford MCCU in Canterbury this week.
Simon Philip has been elected chairman of Kent County Cricket Club.
All-rounder Fabian Cowdrey has left Kent by mutual consent.
England opener Tammy Beaumont has been appointed captain of Kent’s double-winning women’s team.
Kent seam bowler Charlie Hartley has been brushing up on his death bowling and learning a little Swahili during a short stint playing Twenty20 cricket in the East African country of Tanzania.
Former Australia fast bowler Jason Gillespie is to join the Kent coaching staff at the start of the season.
The England & Wales Cricket Board (ECB) today launched the first nationwide entry-level participation programme for cricket, with the aim of getting 50,000 boys and girls excited by the game this year.
Kent skipper Sam Northeast struck an unbeaten century as South beat North by 47 runs to seal victory in the inaugural one-day series between the two sides in Dubai.
The seemingly unflappable demeanour of Kent’s newly appointed head coach Matt Walker appears to be coping admirably with a couple of unforeseen issues that have failed to dent spirits at the county’s pre-season training camp.
Kent have signed former England Under 19 captain Joe Weatherley on loan from Hampshire for the 2017 season.
Kent’s Daniel Bell-Drummond top scored with a hundred as England Lions beat Sri Lanka A by 5 wickets.
George M Kennedy CBE will step down as chairman of Kent County Cricket Club at the 2017 Annual General Meeting on Tuesday 28 March.
Kent County Cricket Club has announced its financial results for the year ending October 31, 2016.
Kent’s Matt Coles has been ruled out of Paul Farbrace’s South squad for the first North-South Series in Dubai and Abu Dhabi next month.
Kent batsman Joe Denly raised over £4,000 for two charities by not touching a drop of alcohol in 2016.
Kiern Jewiss will kick start his sports car career this weekend when he travels to Brands Hatch for the opening round of the Ginetta Junior Championship, broadcast live on ITV4.
Kent’s very own Shane ‘Shakey’ Byrne and his PBM Team get their title defence underway this weekend when the opening round of the 2017 MCE British Superbike Championship takes place at Donington Park.
It has been announced that Kent based company FM Conway Ltd will be backing Kiern Jewiss in his first season in the Ginetta Junior Championship for 2017.
Team Shredded Wheat Racing with DUO is gearing up for the return of the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship this coming weekend as the highly-anticipated 2017 season gets underway on the iconic Brands Hatch Indy circuit.
Britain’s biggest car racing championship blasts into Brands Hatch this weekend and the opening rounds of the 2017 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) are set to bring plenty of thrills and spills to Kent.
Kiern Jewiss has been announced as moving from karting to the highly competitive Ginetta Juniors series for the 2017 season.
Louise Cook, from Kent, the only female in the World Rally Championship has opened up about feeling pushed out.
Brett Lidsey is back in action as the 2017 motorsport season gets underway, and this season he is moving away from racing the UK to head to Europe.
Gary Paffett’s preparation for the new DTM season continued as he travelled to Vallelunga, Italy this past week for the second round of official DTM tests
Wrotham based Motorbase and the newly-formed Team Shredded Wheat Racing with DUO squad signed-off its extensive pre-season testing programme in fine form at Oulton Park this week.
Rallycross celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2017, and there’s only one place to be over the weekend of 27-28 May.
Kent racing driver Raoul Owens opens a new chapter of his motorsport career this coming Saturday, when he lines up on the grid at the world’s most fearsome and demanding circuit, Germany’s Nurburgring-Nordschleife, for the first round of the VLN endurance series.
Ashford based rallycross driver Nathan Heathcote headed north to Croft for the season opener of the Toyo Tires MSA British Rallycross Championship.
Canterbury based Rallycross driver Tristan Ovenden headed north to Croft in North Yorkshire for the season opener of the Toyo Tires MSA British Rallycross Championship on Sunday.
Sittingbourne based Super 1600 hopefull Darren Scott headed north to Croft in North Yorkshire for the season opener of the Toyo Tires MSA British Rallycross Rallycross Championship.
Both of Holcombe’s senior sides ended their league campaigns with draws at the weekend.
It was a successful doubleheader weekend for Kent Crusaders, first sealing promotion to Division 1 with victory on Saturday, before then winning the Division 2 League title with a big win on Sunday.
The Pilgrim School in Rochester are national table tennis champions.
It was a case of mixed fortunes for Kent’s sides at the weekend with Canterbury, Holcombe and Sevenoaks all in action.
Kevin Parrish’s Invicta Dynamos overcame a defiant Milton Keynes Thunder to set-up what should be a thrilling play-off semi-final against Streatham next weekend.
The Invicta Dynamos go into Sunday night’s play-off Quarter Final with a small advantage after beating MK Thunder 3-1 on Saturday evening.
The league leaders, Sidcup, visited The Mote requiring one win to secure promotion.
Canterbury’s losing run has now risen to five matches and on this awful form they will not be winning any time soon.
On a bright, sunny, very breezy late March afternoon, Medway travelled to Kidbrooke to face Charlton Park in their third from last league game of the season.
World snooker star Barry Hawkins and Paralympic gold medalist Charlotte Evans MBE were among 50+ footgolfers at the 2017 Kent Sports Trust Foundation Footgolf Cup.
This past weekend saw Holcombe collectively complete Phase 1 on the season.
It’s a massive weekend for Kent’s hockey sides with Canterbury and Sevenoaks having lots to play for.
This year’s Island Run is gearing up to be another fantastic event on Sunday May 21st with the usual two ten mile run or walk from Leysdown to Sheerness and a two mile fun run from The Leas, Minster to Sheerness.
With the Speedway season getting underway across the UK and Kent’s opening meeting on Good Friday now in just over three weeks’ time, the final fixture in the racing calendar has now been slotted into place with the SLYDE-sponsored Kings travelling to Manchester on Wednesday July 5th. to take on the Belle Vue Colts.
Royal Yachting Association (RYA) recognition has been granted to Conningbrook Lakes Sailing Centre located at Conningbrook Country Park in Ashford.