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Hearts 3-0 East Fife

East Fife were forced to soak up more than relentless Hearts pressure in near monsoon conditions at Tynecastle.
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Neil Pirie

Slimline Neil is ready for his next big challenge

A 46-year-old from Cupar has entered the Great Scottish Swim amidst a number of other physical challenges and events.

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Comment: Why there is no such thing as a perfect fixture list

Triple headers, midweek road trips, clubs giving up their traditional home game nights, playing right through Christmas – welcome to the world of compromise that is the 2017-18 ice hockey schedule.

Lanark Swimming Club's Shiona McClafferty (centre) receives a �1000 cheque from The Rotary Club of Lanark�s Senior Vice President Neil Gainford and Roddy McKenzie of Sport Aid Scotland. The donation will support Shiona as she prepares to fly out to Turkey for The Deaflympics in Samsun, July 2017. (Submitted pic)

Lanark swimmers to star for GB at Deaflympics

Lanark Swimming Club head coach Karen Kelly is delighted that two of her proteges will be starring for Great Britain over the next few days.

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Picture quiz: Name the Scottish football stars by their Corinthian figurine

Among the seemingly endless number of collectable playground crazes of the 1990s was the popular range of football models produced by Corinthian. At their height, these little figures sold by the truck load.

Ross Callachan captained Raith for the first time at Tannadice on Saturday. Pic: George McLuskie

Callachan proud to wear Raith armband

It’s been a summer of change at Stark’s Park, with a freshened up squad under the tutelage of a new management team, looking to win promotion from a division they last participated in back in 2009.

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Fife Flyers v Belfast Giants (Pic: Steve Gunn)

Flyers unveil challenging schedule for 2017-18 season

A new season of ice hockey will get underway on September 2.

Fife Flyers 2017-18 fixture list

Fife Flyers 2017-18 fixture list

Fife Flyers’ schedule for the 2017-18 ice hockey season has been unveiled.

Stevie Ray now plans to take some time off with his family after his defeat at UFC Glasgow. Pic: Lisa Ferguson

Ray insists, ‘I’ll be back’, after UFC Glasgow loss

Kirkcaldy fighter Stevie Ray declared, “I’ll be back”, after suffering a devastating loss on home soil at UFC Glasgow on Sunday night.

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Raith Rovers boss Barry Smith. Pic: George McLuskie

Raith ‘going in the right direction’ despite defeats

Barry Smith believes Raith Rovers are heading in the right direction despite starting the Betfred Cup with back-to-back defeats.

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The new Howe of Fife pavilion, which was officially opened last summer.

SRU probe scandal-hit Howe of Fife

Formal disciplinary proceedings are under way following a shocking incident said to have taken place on a Howe of Fife Rugby Club first XV team bus.

Connor Syme, his dad Stuart and caddie Tim Poyser at the 18th green after finishing his practice round.   Picture Ian Rutherford.

Syme sets his sights on silver medal

It’s a moment most of us can only dream of, marching up to the first tee in a Major golf championship ready to compete with the best.

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Pav Ostrovskis, one of Newburgh's summer signings.

Weekend of friendly action for our clubs

The area’s three junior football sides are all in friendly action this weekend as preparation for the new league campaign ramps up.

Peterhead's Willie Gibson heads clear from Pat Slattery. Pic by Dundan Brown.

We must take our chances against the Jambos

Darren Young wants his side to develop a clinical touch this weekend when East Fife travel to meet Premiership side Hearts in the Betfred Cup.

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Lyle Robertson ahead of his Scotland debut against Cumbria.

Scotland call-up puts a shine on a difficult week

Falkland Cricket Club may have been beaten in their big Village Cup match at the weekend, but there has been some good news for the team this week.

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Martin Slumbers. Pic by The R&A.

Crowds won’t top town’s effort

The Open Championship at Royal Birkdale is set to be one of the biggest yet - but it won’t top the crowds of the 2000 staging.

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Eck Davidson and Craig Johnstone.

Johnstone in at Kennoway as boss steps aside

Former East Fife defender Craig Johnstone has taken over as manager of Kennoway Star Hearts on an interim basis.

Lewis Vaughan celebrates his 89th minute equaliser, before Dundee snatched the victory. Pic: Fife Photo Agency

Last gasp Dundee winner harsh on Raith

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East Fife again force Dunfermline to check back during a well drilled defensive showing at Bayview. Pic by G McLuskie.

East Fife 0-0 Dunfermline Athletic (Dunfermline win 9-8 on penalties)

East Fife proved they'll be no pushover for anybody when the new league campaign kicks off.
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Falkland Cricket Club's Village Cup team of 2017

No shame as Falkland tumble from Village Cup

Falkland’s departure from the Village Cup in the Broad Acres of Yorkshire on Sunday was a matter of some regret and disappointment.

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