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Bournemouth Echo: Check out the pictures from Yeovil Town v AFC Bournemouth

11:30am Friday 18th April 2014

JOIN us from 2.30pm for team news, updates and pictures as Cherries attempt to keep on track their late play-off charge at home to Sheffield Wednesday.

Poole Pirates: Pawlicki withdraws as Pirates thump Swindon

Bournemouth Echo: PIRATES DEAL: Przemyslaw Pawlicki

1:18pm Friday 18th April 2014

ELITE LEAGUE, ELITE SHIELD LEG ONE: Poole Pirates 56 Swindon Robins 34.

AFC Bournemouth: O'Kane predicts summer transfer firepower

Bournemouth Echo: STAR MAN: Eunan O'Kane celebrates his goal

6:00am Friday 18th April 2014

MIDFIELDER Eunan O’Kane believes Cherries’ late-season charge has provided boss Eddie Howe with added “ammunition” should he look to strengthen his squad this summer.

AFC Bournemouth: Gray keen to deal with Grabban danger

Bournemouth Echo: Stuart Gray celebrates Sheffield Wednesday's win at Watford. Picture: Action Images

6:00am Friday 18th April 2014

SHEFFIELD Wednesday boss Stuart Gray has warned his players to be wary of the threat posed by Lewis Grabban when they visit Dean Court today.

Poole Town: Ekow's repeat is music to Killick's ears

Bournemouth Echo: PLENTY TO SHOUT ABOUT: Dolphins boss Tom Killick

6:00am Friday 18th April 2014

SOUTHERN LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION: Poole Town 1 Chesham United 0.

Speedway: Milik will need flexibility to be a success claims Ford

Bournemouth Echo: Matt Ford. Pirates promoter

6:00am Friday 18th April 2014

PIRATES chief Matt Ford admits Vaclav Milik will have to learn more than one way of riding if he is to hit the heights in the Elite League.

Youth sport - U15 BYFL football final: Greenfields spot on to win back cup

Bournemouth Echo: PEN PALS: Greenfields celebrate their penalty shoot-out success

6:00am Friday 18th April 2014

PAST winners Greenfields regained the Bournemouth cup following a nail-biting penalty shoot-out with Ringwood Town who were making their first appearance in a town final.

Youth sport - U14 BYFL football final: Ramsey's strike seals United double

Bournemouth Echo: GOLDEN SHOT: Branksome United score in 4-3 win over Greenfields

6:00am Friday 18th April 2014

HOT-SHOT Joseph Ramsey netted an extra-time winner to secure a cup double for Branksome United against top-flight leaders Greenfields at King George V Playing Fields.

Youth sport - U13 BYFL football final: Grange add the cup to league title

Bournemouth Echo: WINNERS: Grange celebrate their 4-1 win over Hordle Spurs

6:00am Friday 18th April 2014

VICTORIOUS Grange Athletic landed a league and cup double with a 4-1 success over top-flight rivals Hordle Spurs at Ferndown.

Youth sport - U12 BYFL football final: Kurtis calls the tune for on-song Wessex

Bournemouth Echo: REDS REJOICE: Poole Town celebrate a goal in their 3-1 win over Electric

6:00am Friday 18th April 2014

POOLE Town FC Wessex bounced back from their county cup disappointment to retain the town trophy thanks to a Kurtis Darby brace in an extra-time victory over Electric.

Youth sport - U11 BYFL football final: Mitchell's long shot edges it for Burton

Bournemouth Echo: GOAL GLEE: Burton celebrate during their 3-2 win over Corfe Mullen

6:00am Friday 18th April 2014

A SPECTACULAR goal from the halfway line by Mitchell Sherred proved a deciding factor for Burton in their 3-2 Bournemouth cup victory over Corfe Mullen United Juniors at Ferndown.

Youth sport - swimming: Junior champions are quick off the mark

Bournemouth Echo: POOLE WINNER: Robbie Hemmings won three titles

6:00am Friday 18th April 2014

SWIM Bournemouth made a flying start as they began their campaign for a third consecutive Southern Junior League title.

AFC Bournemouth: Howe wary of Wednesday threat

Bournemouth Echo: CHERRIES BOSS: Eddie Howe

6:00pm Thursday 17th April 2014

CHERRIES boss Eddie Howe has described Sheffield Wednesday as “dangerous opponents” and knows birthday boy Stuart Gray will be out to “spoil our party”.

Poole Pirates: Robins boss Rossiter demands second-stringers step up

Bournemouth Echo: Alun Rossiter

6:00pm Thursday 17th April 2014

ALUN Rossiter has warned Swindon’s second-string riders that they must make up for reserve absences if the Robins are to take points off Poole in tomorrow’s double-header.

Poole Town: Killick curses luck as Gillespie is ruled out of run-in

Bournemouth Echo: POOLE BOSS: Tom Killick

6:00pm Thursday 17th April 2014

TOM Killick bemoaned the fortunes of his injury-plagued strikers after revealing Richard Gillespie would probably miss the rest of Poole Town’s push for the play-offs.

Non-league: Christchurch collapse in feisty clash with Lymington

Bournemouth Echo: BOSSES: Michael Cuffie and Adie Arnold (right)

6:00pm Thursday 17th April 2014

MANAGER Michael Cuffie felt former club Lymington Town had benefited from being reduced to 10 men after his Christchurch charges crashed to a 5-2 defeat last night.

Rugby: Bournemouth out to spoil the party for Ampthill mob

Bournemouth Echo: NEW LIONS CHIEF: Budge Pountney

6:00pm Thursday 17th April 2014

HEAD coach Paul Dunne believes Bournemouth can again revel in their role as spoilers as they prepare to host play-off chasing Ampthill & District on Saturday (2.30pm).

Cyclesport: Paralympian Storey takes gold and silver in world track championships

Bournemouth Echo: Paralympic champion Dame Sarah Storey has been named Celebrity Mum of the Year

6:00pm Thursday 17th April 2014

DAME Sarah Storey won gold and silver at the recent Paracycling world track championships.

AFC Bournemouth: Howe wants development squad players to bridge the gap

Bournemouth Echo: DREAM DEBUT: Josh Carmichael

6:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

EDDIE Howe has tasked members of the Cherries development squad to start bridging the gap to the first team after putting plans in place for next season.

AFC Bournemouth boss Howe: Our discipline has been excellent

Bournemouth Echo: Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe. Picture: Action Images

6:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

CHERRIES boss Eddie Howe praised his squad for their excellent disciplinary record after they passed the Football Association’s latest cut-off point with no further bookings-related bans.

Speedway: Newman unhappy with Dryml over track spill

Bournemouth Echo: Kyle Newman. Photo: Colin Burnett

6:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

KYLE Newman admitted he was “disappointed” with Ales Dryml for his part in the crash that left the Pirates reserve with a ruptured thigh muscle.

AFC Bournemouth winger Pugh: You have to use your brain more in the Championship

Bournemouth Echo: Cherries winger Marc Pugh

6:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

WILY winger Marc Pugh admits he has learned to use his head to get the better of Championship full-backs this season.

Non-league: Poole boss Killick says Elliott has been a revelation

Bournemouth Echo: Poole Town striker Ekow Elliott scores the only goal of Saturday's game at Clarence Park. Picture: Robert Walkley

6:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

POOLE Town manager Tom Killick admits the penny may have finally dropped with him regarding Ekow Elliott’s best position.

Poole Pirates: Wimborne Road return suited Holder

Bournemouth Echo: sign of the times?: The trackside advertisement could be an omen as Poole Pirates are favourite to sign Isle of Wight Premier League rider Chris Holder who is pictured in action

6:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

CHRIS Holder felt the timing was right for a return to Wimborne Road and had no hesitation keeping his promise to Pirates chief Matt Ford.

Poole Pirates (updated): Sidelined Newman has ruptured thigh muscle

Bournemouth Echo: Kyle Newman. Poole Pirates 2013 Elite League champions. Grand final second leg second heat.

2:33pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

PIRATES reserve Kyle Newman sustained a ruptured thigh muscle in a crash at Peterborough last night, an X-ray has confirmed.

Poole Pirates: Newman set for further X-rays

Bournemouth Echo: Kyle Newman. Photo: Colin Burnett

8:13am Wednesday 16th April 2014

KYLE Newman is set for further X-rays on the leg injury he sustained while riding for Plymouth at Peterborough in the Premier League Cup last night.

AFC Bournemouth: No pressure on our Championship play-off drive - O'Kane

Bournemouth Echo: WINNING STRIKE: Eunan O'Kane scores against Pompey

6:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

EUNAN O’Kane refuted that Cherries had been burdened by new-found expectation and insisted the pressure remained firmly on their rivals as the Championship play-off battle intensifies.

Football: Lay thrilled by Vase prospect

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6:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

MANAGER Alan Lay admits he is already excited by the prospect of Swanage Town & Herston flying the flag for the Dorset Premier League in next season’s FA Vase.

Rugby: Swanage & Wareham beat local rivals to fourth

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6:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

SWANAGE and Wareham stole fourth place from under the noses of rivals Wimborne on the final day of the Southern Counties South season on Saturday.

Rugby: Dockers end season in style

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6:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

DORSET Dockers completed their perfect season on Saturday with an 81-5 trouncing of North Dorset III.

Swimming: Lelliott boosts Commonwealth Games hopes

Bournemouth Echo: LONDON SHOW: Jay Lelliott

4:08pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

SWIM Bournemouth’s Jay Lelliott staked his claim for Commonwealth Games selection with a stunning British Championships performance that saw him leapfrog all but one of his domestic rivals.

Poole Pirates: Newman suffers suspected broken leg in Premier League Cup crash

Bournemouth Echo: Kyle Newman. Photo: Colin Burnett

10:08pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

KYLE Newman has this evening suffered a suspected broken leg while riding for Plymouth against Peterborough in the Premier League Cup.

Non-league: Ekow hits the headlines as Dolphins deliver a crucial win

Bournemouth Echo: PLENTY TO SHOUT ABOUT: Dolphins boss Tom Killick

11:48pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

SOUTHERN LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION: Poole Town 1 Hitchin Town 0

Speedway: Janowski is the maximum man as Poole rack up win

Bournemouth Echo: SITTING PRETTY: Top scorer Maciej Janowski takes a break last night

7:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

ELITE LEAGUE: Pirates 49 Coventry 41

Non-league: Vaughan blasts 'stupid, mindless' errors from Poppies

Bournemouth Echo: POPPIERS MANAGER: Ken Vaughan

1:57pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

WESSEX LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION: Christchurch 4 Bournemouth Poppies 2.

Golf: Georgia Hall finishes eighth in Hampshire Rose

Bournemouth Echo: Georgia Hall Women's Open practice. Picture: Tristan Jones Photography

6:08pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

PARKSTONE star Georgia Hall opened her season with an eighth-placed finish in the Hampshire Rose.

Boxing: Bendall's big night in Poole cancelled

Bournemouth Echo: Boxing gloves at The James Figg

5:54pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

Saturday's professional boxing event at the Lighthouse, Poole, which was set to feature Steve Bendall and Iain Weaver, has been cancelled. 

(UPDATED) AFC Bournemouth: Howe's delight as Cargill makes his Football League debut

Bournemouth Echo: Baily Cargill avoids a clearance

6:00pm Monday 14th April 2014

CHERRIES boss Eddie Howe expressed his delight after rising star Baily Cargill had become the latest product of the Dean Court conveyor belt to make his Football League debut.

Non-league: Poole Town hope for home comforts against Hitchin

Bournemouth Echo: Poole striker Dan Cann saw red for the third time this season

6:03pm Monday 14th April 2014

POOLE Town will be hoping home is where the heart is as they finish their bid for the play-offs with five games at Tatnam.

Snooker: Job switch does the trick for Brad

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6:04pm Monday 14th April 2014

DORSET’S Brad Chappell believes starting a new job in a supermarket bakery helped him clinch a hat-trick of tournament wins.

AFC Bournemouth skipper Elphick: We need to win all four

Bournemouth Echo: CHERRIES CAPTAIN: Tommy Elphick

6:00am Monday 14th April 2014

TOMMY Elphick believes Cherries will need to win their final four games of the season to stand any chance of reaching the Championship play-offs.

AFC Bournemouth boss Howe: We need to look at bigger picture

Bournemouth Echo: Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe. Picture: Action Images

6:00am Monday 14th April 2014

BOSS Eddie Howe is confident his players will maintain their late surge for the play-offs after feeling their recent exertions may have caught up with them at Yeovil on Saturday.

AFC Bournemouth star Fraser: We deserved our slice of luck

Bournemouth Echo: Ryan Fraser. Cherries v Portsmouth

6:00am Monday 14th April 2014

WINGER Ryan Fraser admitted Lady Luck had helped him net the all-important equaliser at Yeovil – but insisted fortune had been in short supply for Cherries.

AFC Bournemouth boss Howe: Subs played a part

Bournemouth Echo: NEW SIGNING: Defender Adam Smith

6:00am Monday 14th April 2014

BOSS Eddie Howe felt his three second-half substitutes had all played a part as Cherries came from behind to secure a potentially-priceless point at Yeovil on Saturday.

County cricket: Dorset win warm-up against Hampshire II with two balls to spare

Bournemouth Echo: TIMED OUT: Ed Denham

11:56am Monday 14th April 2014

A TIMELY boost from tail-ender Ed Denham saw Dorset over the winning line with two balls to spare in their opening warm-up match at Hampshire II.

Mitchell's Verdict: Yeovil Town 1 AFC Bournemouth 1

Bournemouth Echo: Steve Cook talks about life in the Sky Bet Championship

4:00pm Sunday 13th April 2014

IN the end, nobody went home happy.

Poole Pirates: Janowski can thrive with added responsibility of captaincy - Ford

Bournemouth Echo: SITTING PRETTY: Top scorer Maciej Janowski takes a break last night

6:06pm Sunday 13th April 2014

PIRATES chief Matt Ford believes handing Maciej Janowski the captain’s armband will bring the best out of the young Pole.

Speedway: Newman hails Holder's return

Bournemouth Echo: Kyle Newman. Photo: Colin Burnett

5:54pm Sunday 13th April 2014

KYLE Newman cannot wait for Chris Holder to return to Elite League action and says the 2012 world champion’s month-long cameo will give Pirates a big boost.

Non-league: Poole play-off push back on track

Bournemouth Echo: PLENTY TO SHOUT ABOUT: Dolphins boss Tom Killick

6:42pm Sunday 13th April 2014

SOUTHERN LEAGUE

Non-league: Waders ruin Gazza's big day

Bournemouth Echo: BASHLEY BOSS: Paul Gazzard

6:11pm Sunday 13th April 2014

SOUTHERN PREMIER LEAGUE: Bashley 0 Biggleswade 7







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