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ON TARGET: Billy Lowes

Terras: Weymouth end pre-season with defeat at Gosport

TIGERS TUSSLE: Magpies skipper Jake Smeeton lays the ball back to Neil Martin

(Updated) Magpies: Dorchester suffer Truro loss in final pre-season friendly

LOOKING TO LEARN: Terras’ central defender Calvin Brooks

Terras: Calvin buoyed by Baldwin's presence at the back

KEEPS HIS PLACE: Dorset batsman Tom Jacques

Cricket: Skipper Park wants a final flourish to trying season

RETURN: Weymouth’s Jordan Copp is expected to feature against Gosport Borough tomorrow

Terras: Matthews frustrated by lack of game time

FOCUSED ON THE TASK: Boss Jason Matthews

Terras: It makes no odds to Weymouth boss Matthews

VARIATION: Alan Walker-Harris

Magpies: Pre-season schedule gets thumbs up from keeper Alan

CHARITY MATCHES: Famous Old Spa and Kings Arms, pictured during last season’s Len Mahoney Cup final, will play at Grove Corner

Football: Good causes to benefit from Grove Corner charity day

ALL SMILES: Sandsfoot Cafe Racers' trophy winners Jodie Wait, Casey Foot and Kate Mason

Ironman: Centre helps cafe athletes complete gruelling Majorca race

HOWZAT: James Dunham is unavailable for Dorchester

Cricket: Dorchester bid to dent Poole's hopes


Cricket: McKay is ready to stand in as Weymouth skipper

DENIED: Weymouth boss Jason Matthews

Terras: Hammers test is called off

GREAT MEMORIES: Paul Blake, right, celebrates winning world gold in 2013

Athletics: World record is in sight for ace Blake

EXPECTED TO RETURN: Adam Linaker will be back in the Blues' squad on Saturday

Football: Blues' boss Bailey happy with Sherborne showing

DELIGHTED: Portland Red Triangle captain Matt Randell

Cricket: Whisker ton boosts Portland in win over Branksome & Parkstone

GUNNING FOR GLORY: Dorchester Town players and management at Bovington Camp

Magpies: Army base stay welcomed by Dorchester boss

HAND HINDRANCE: Weymouth's Chris McPhee

Terras: McPhee set to miss start of the season


Football: Damers stroll to inter-club Leisure win

GREAT SEASON: Rob Franks led Dorset to the South West title

Cricket: Skipper Franks praises team for stellar season

TOP PERFORMANCE: Abbotsbury skipper Simon Pengelly excelled with bat and ball

Cricket: Pimperne punished by in-form Swans

SKIPPER SHOW: Damers Blinds captain Shane Maguire on the ball

Football: Damers top league after rout of Ricol

DOWN MEMORY LANE: Wyke Regis Social Club’s United skittles team

Skittles: Forty years United in love for skittles

HOMECOMING: Goalkeeper Matt Cafer at the Bob Lucas Stadium earlier this month

Football: Gibraltar return for keeper Cafer

LITTLEDOWN SHOW: Weymouth Swimming Club

Swimming: Golden return for Weymouth swimmers

EARLY BREAKTHROUGH: Beaminster bowler Ross Baker

Cricket: Dorchester Seconds cruise home against Beaminster

BRAVE EFFORT: Sophie Keech

Golf: Keech narrowly misses out on Women's British Open spot

CHIPPED IN: Charlton Down's Jack Eveleigh, left

Cricket: Charlton Down reach the league summit

NEW STRIKE PARTNER? County town striker Ben Watson penned his one-year deal in June

Magpies: Club could add an attacking option

ON TOP FORM: James Shanes

Motorsport: Two-wheel star Shanes is on the right track

ALL SMILES: The winners in the RAF Classic celebrate

Volleyball: Players battle the elements in top beach event

GOOD START: Henry Lewis

Cricket: Swans gain revenge over out-of-form Martinstown

SHOULDER TO SHOULDER: Blues’ winger Ed Bastick battles with his man against Salisbury

Football: Ross is not to be risked by Blues' chief Bailey

GAME OFF: The Avenue Stadium

Magpies: Army friendly at the Avenue washed out


Boxing: Bridport club chief desperate for help

SEARCHING FOR WICKETS: Weymouth seamer Graham Puckett bowls at the Broadstone lower order

Cricket: Close but not quite for Seasiders at the Delph


Cricket: League leaders too strong for Dorchester

WINNERS: GH Podiatry with the Battens trophy

Beach volleyball: Podiatry crowned beach champions


Terras: Assistant role suits Weymouth ace Sills

IN ACTION: Last year’s winner Taylor Wilson

Beach volleyball: Resort’s Beach Classic set for top quality show

THWARTED: Terras' chief Jason Matthews

Terras: Weymouth's Taunton test washed out

ON THE LOOKOUT: Weymouth boss Jason Matthews

Terras: Matthews to run rule over striker trialists

BIG DAY: Portland United's Lewis Whyton

Football: Whyton to miss Blues' Salisbury showdown

BACK IN THE TEAM: All-rounder Will Caldwell

Cricket: In-form Dorchester aim to topple league leaders

CHAMPIONSHIP QUEST: Tornadoes of South Dorset swimmers Jenny Scott and Rebecca Beal

Swimming: Star Tornadoes bag national invitations

GOING STRONG: The Motley Crew

Skittles: Motley Crew storm into knockout stages

STABLE SHOW: Dorset handler Helen Nelmes, Alice Gaillard and Courtney Thompson with It’s About Time

RACING: Trainer Nelmes holds National Hunt information day

IN THE SQUAD: Ryan Sers is set to feature for the Seasiders tomorrow

Cricket: Seasiders hoping 13 is their lucky number

FORMIDABLE: Robin Miedzybrodski, right, goes for a fifth Weymouth Beach triumph this weekend

Volleyball: Top talent ready for RAF Careers Classic

FLED THE NEST: Jamie Filkins

Bees: Versatile Filkins joins sibling Sam at Gills

YOUNG GUNS: Mark Jermyn in action against Portsmouth Aacdemy

Magpies: Academy friendly opponents better for us, says Jermyn

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