Watford Chess Club youngster selected to represent England

Watford Observer:

6:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Watford Chess Club's Adithya Pramod Paleri has been selected to represent England at the European Youth Chess Championships and World School Championships after winning the national Under-9 title.

Chorleywood left needing a win ahead of final weekend of fixtures

Watford Observer:

5:29pm Thursday 28th August 2014

The latest action from the Saracens Herts Cricket League.

Watford Cheetahs beaten in first round of play-offs

Watford Observer: Watford Cheetahs AFC

5:20pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Watford Cheetahs were beaten in the first round of the British American Football Association National League (BAFANL) play-offs 9-6 by Edinburgh Wolves on Sunday.

Finn left waiting for England return after latest snub

Watford Observer:

5:17pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Steve Finn is still waiting for his first England appearance since last September after the Watford-born fast bowler was left out of the one-day international side for Wednesday’s defeat against India.

Shinkwin: My game is really coming together

Watford Observer: Shinkwin finishes 38th in France

5:09pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A joint third-place finish at the Rolex Open has further boosted Callum Shinkwin’s hopes of securing a European Tour card for 2015 and the Bushey golfer says: “My game is really coming together”.

Joshua to face Airich in Manchester

Watford Observer:

4:52pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

Watford’s Anthony Joshua will face Konstantin Airich at the Phones 4u Arena in Manchester on Saturday, September 13.

Rickmansworth Hockey Club to host open day

Watford Observer:

12:00pm Sunday 24th August 2014

Rickmansworth Hockey Club will be joining clubs around the country by holding an open day on Sunday, September 7 as part of England Hockey’s national club weekend.

Penfold Park professional wins PGA Super 60s Championship

Watford Observer:

9:00am Saturday 23rd August 2014

Penfold Park PGA professional Murray White and amateur John Griffin battled stormy conditions to win the PGA Super 60s Championship at Thorpeness by two shots.

Little Hay's Meagher wins Ladies Championship of England Final

Watford Observer:

9:00am Friday 22nd August 2014

Little Hay's Elaine Meagher has won the Ladies Championship of England Final.

Watford Town batsman climbs top of ECB Cup rankings

Watford Observer:

8:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Watford Town's Alexander Palmer has become the highest-ranked Under-14 batsman in the ECB Cup after posting an unbeaten knock of 143.

Hemel Hempstead suffer narrow Harpenden defeat in Chess Valley League

Watford Observer: Cheating Amir flouts cricket ban in Croydon

7:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

The latest from the Chess Valley League Division One, Division Four and Division Seven

Leaders Leverstock Green halt Watford Town's promotion push

Watford Observer:

6:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

The latest action from the Saracens Herts League Division Five, Division Six, Division Eight, Division Nine, Division Ten and Division 11 West

Belstone keep up 100 per cent start to season

Watford Observer:

5:25pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Belstone maintained their 100 per cent start to the new HertsSavers League Premier Division season by winning 2-1 at Sandridge Rovers on Tuesday night.

Three Rivers and Watford side beaten by stars of Empire

Watford Observer:

4:41pm Thursday 21st August 2014

A Three Rivers and Watford CDG side, consisting of players selected from local clubs, lost by 20 runs against Barbadian side Empire on Thursday of last week.

Langleybury boost survival hopes with 137-run win

Watford Observer:

4:27pm Thursday 21st August 2014

The latest action from the Saracens Hertfordshire League Division One, Division Two, Division Three and Division Four

Win helps ease Chorleywood's relegation fears

Watford Observer:

6:00pm Thursday 7th August 2014

The latest action from the Saracens Hertfordshire Cricket league.

Bushey continued 150th anniversary celebrations with MCC win

Watford Observer:

5:49pm Thursday 7th August 2014

Michael Foley stole the show as Bushey continued their 150th anniversary celebrations by beating the Marylebone Cricket Club at Eastbury Road on Sunday.

Finn left out England team despite re-call

Watford Observer:

11:27am Thursday 7th August 2014

Watford-born Steven Finn has been left out the England team to face India in the fourth test at Old Trafford despite earning a re-call to the side earlier this week.

Watford Harriers' Jarvis sets new club record

Watford Observer: Local athletics

10:46am Thursday 7th August 2014

Watford Harriers’ William Jarvis set a new club record in the javelin at the final Eastern Young Athletics meeting of the season.

Herts Phoenix secure fifth-place finish in Division 2 North of Southern Athletics League

Watford Observer:

10:15am Thursday 7th August 2014

Herts Phoenix finished fifth in Division 2 North of the Southern Athletics League after sharing first place with Royston Runners at Saturday’s final meeting of the season in Peterborough.

Radlett Women remain second despite 29th consecutive win

Watford Observer:

12:00pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

Radlett Women remain second in the North London League Division A, after winning their 29th consecutive match by beating Hampstead by 16 runs on Sunday.

West Herts to host Empire Cricket Club

Watford Observer:

9:00am Saturday 2nd August 2014

West Herts will host Barbadian side Empire Cricket Club on Thursday, August 14.

Kings Langley Ladies face Thame United in first pre-season friendly

Watford Observer:

3:00pm Friday 1st August 2014

Kings Langley Ladies will travel to Thame United for their first pre-season friendly of the summer.

Determined Langford 'had to finish' despite illness

Watford Observer:

1:00pm Friday 1st August 2014

After making it through to the World Junior Championships 800m final last weekend with little fuss, Garston’s Kyle Langford was feeling confident of claiming a medal.

Woodward’s delight at silver success in Glasgow

Watford Observer:

11:00am Friday 1st August 2014

Bethy Woodward admits she wasn’t expecting to claim a silver medal at the Commonwealth Games and says the experience was completely different to competing at the London 2012 Paralympics.

Hertfordshire's Hell's Belles looking to home support ahead of derby

Watford Observer:

9:00am Friday 1st August 2014

Watford's Janice Starkey is hoping a home crowd will help Hertfordshire’s Hell’s Belles roller derby team overcome one of their local rivals this month.

Donnelly scores first Watford Ladies goal in Oxford win

Watford Observer: Watford Ladies celebrate Renee Hector giving them the lead. Picture: Andrew Waller

7:00pm Thursday 31st July 2014

Stacie Donnelly scored in her first start for Watford Ladies as the Golden Girls beat Oxford United 2-1 to move up to fourth place in Women’s Super League 2.

Kings Langley continue preparations with goal-laden wins

Watford Observer:

5:07pm Thursday 31st July 2014

Kings Langley have scored 17 goals and won three matches this week as they continue their pre-season preparations ahead of Saturday’s season opener in the cup.

McCullen overcomes close friend to lift Carris Trophy at Moor Park Golf Club

Watford Observer:

5:26pm Thursday 31st July 2014

Haydn McCullen needed a play-off to beat his close friend Bradley Moore to the Carris Trophy at Moor Park Golf Club last week.

Armitage eighth in Commonwealth final

Watford Observer: Katie Armitage (pictured with Terry Davies) will be in action at the British Swimming Championships.

8:38pm Monday 28th July 2014

Katie Armitage’s first major senior global final has ended with an eighth-place finish in the 100m breaststroke at the Commonwealth Games.

UPDATED: Stomach bug ends Langford's World Junior hopes

Watford Observer:

12:43am Monday 28th July 2014

Kyle Langford was unable to make any impression in the 800m final at the World Junior Championships as he finished eighth in Oregon tonight after contracting a stomach bug in the build-up to the race.

Another lifetime best as Armitage reaches Commonwealth Games final

Watford Observer: Katie Armitage (pictured with Terry Davies) will be in action at the British Swimming Championships.

8:50pm Sunday 27th July 2014

Katie Armitage has set her second lifetime best today to qualify for the final of the 100m breaststroke at the Commonwealth Games.

Langford qualifies for World Junior 800m final

Watford Observer:

10:25am Sunday 27th July 2014

Kyle Langford will bid for IAAF World Junior Championship glory in the early hours of tomorrow morning after qualifying for the final of the 800m in Oregon, USA.

Woodward wins England's first athletics medal at Games

Watford Observer:

4:42pm Sunday 27th July 2014

A former Kings Langley school pupil set a new personal best to win England’s first athletics medal at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Armitage into Commonwealth semis

Watford Observer: Katie Armitage (pictured with Terry Davies) will be in action at the British Swimming Championships.

12:29pm Sunday 27th July 2014

Bushey swimmer Katie Armitage has qualified for the semi-finals of the 100m breaststroke at the Commonwealth Games after producing a superb performance in the heats.

Langford into World Junior semis

Watford Observer:

10:18pm Friday 25th July 2014

Watford athlete Kyle Langford will be racing for a place in the final of the 800m at the World Junior Athletics Championships in Oregon after safely making it through the heats.

Podium positions for West Herts at own tournament

Watford Observer:

3:00pm Friday 25th July 2014

There were two third-place finishes for West Herts Hockey Club at their invitational junior hockey tournament for teams from across the south east.

Carter preparing for one final game with 'second family'

Watford Observer:

1:00pm Friday 25th July 2014

A cricketer will bring the curtain down on his career tomorrow after 30 years with the same club and admits he “can’t imagine being anywhere else.”

Hertfordshire beat Lincolnshire following last-wicket heroics

Watford Observer:

12:00pm Friday 25th July 2014

Hertfordshire celebrated a stunning win in the Minor Counties Championship after an incredible last-wicket stand against Lincolnshire.

Hornets youngsters too strong for Kings

Watford Observer:

10:00am Friday 25th July 2014

Kings Langley stepped up their pre-season preparations with a 2-0 defeat against Watford’s Under-18s.

Kings Langley reach semi-finals of Herts County Trophy

Watford Observer:

9:40am Friday 25th July 2014

The latest action from the Herts County Trophy, North London Women's League and Chess Valley League.

Watford Town remain top following Berko win

Watford Observer:

6:00pm Thursday 24th July 2014

The latest action from the Herts League Division 11 and Division 12 West

Moor Park Golf Club hosts Carris Trophy

Watford Observer:

4:48pm Thursday 24th July 2014

GOLFERS from across the world have been competing at Moor Park Golf Club this week in the Under-18s Boys’ Open - the Carris Trophy.

Watford Joggers commemorate London 2012 with anniversary run

Watford Observer:

4:46pm Thursday 24th July 2014

WATFORD Joggers’ Colin Taylor finished first in the MV55 age group in the five-mile Anniversary Run to commemorate the London 2012 Olympics.

Watford-born powerlifter vows to lift until she "can't lift anymore"

Watford Observer:

4:42pm Thursday 24th July 2014

A FEMALE powerlifter says she will continue to lift until she “can’t lift anymore” after becoming a double world record holder last month.

Kings Langley win derby with Abbots Langley in dramatic fashion

Watford Observer:

4:00pm Thursday 24th July 2014

Division Six

Langleybury remain in relegation mire after seven wicket loss

Watford Observer:

1:56pm Thursday 24th July 2014

The latest action from the Herts League Championship, Premier Division, Division One, Two Three, Four and Five.

Finn returns to England fold for Lions series

Watford Observer: Steve Finn. (Picture: Action Images)

11:34am Thursday 24th July 2014

Watford-born bowler Steve Finn has returned to the England fold for the first time since the winter Ashes tour after being named in the England Lions squad for their summer triangular series.

Tyson to the fore as Green lift Plate

Watford Observer:

12:10am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

It was a final in which neither side was able to claim the upper hand for long until the very end but Dave Tyson’s control and experience was to prove key as Leverstock Green got the better of Bushey by 12 runs to win the Watford Observer Fourteen14 Plate tonight.

Matthews expected more from Tibor Nagy

Watford Observer:

3:02pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Elliott Matthews' work on Saturday night was done after just two minutes. The Rickmansworth boxer stopped Attila Tibor Nagy in the first round of their bout but admitted: “It was a little bit of a shame”.

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