Night to remember for Ibox duo Skeete and Pettitt

News Shopper: Bradley Skeete (left) in action against Giuseppe Loriga. Pictures by Will Cornelius.

9:39am Tuesday 15th April 2014

Ibox gym in Bromley is buzzing after more success for Bradley Skeete and Lewis Pettitt at the Copper Box Arena on Saturday night.

Bright start to summer season from Gravesend members

News Shopper: Andrew Webster (left) on the podium for second place

4:46pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

Gravesend Cycling Club members have been in successful early season action.

VIDEO: Can Rory McIlroy make spectacular comeback? Check out our Top 5 Most Thrilling Moments in US Masters History

News Shopper: Tiger Woods

9:56am Saturday 12th April 2014

The US Masters is underway and has already provided us with some stunning images from the breathtakingly beautiful Augusta National Golf Club. As the golfing competition moves into its final stages, News Shopper takes a look back at the five greatest moments in Masters history.

Skeete determined to hold on to title

News Shopper: Bradley Skeete

12:49pm Thursday 10th April 2014

Undefeated Penge welterweight Bradley ‘Super’ Skeete is looking forward to putting on a show when he defends his WBA intercontinental title against the experienced Italian Tobia Giuseppe Loriga on Saturday.

Pettitt ready for fight of his life

News Shopper: Lewis Pettitt

12:34pm Thursday 10th April 2014

Crayford super bantamweight Lewis Pettitt cannot wait for the biggest fight of his life on Saturday night at the Copper Box Arena.

Big crowd expected for Brands Hatch trucks fest

News Shopper: Truck racers are set to provide exciting action at Brands Hatch this weekend

1:53pm Thursday 10th April 2014

A huge grid is forecast for this weekend’s British truck racing championship season opener at Brands Hatch.

Success for Crayford judo fighters

News Shopper: British schools (l-r): Jael Varatharasan, Elyas Agounizera and Jamil Issifu

1:27pm Thursday 10th April 2014

Crayford Judo Club members have achieved impressive results in national, area and county events in recent weeks.

Debut year to remember for Catford darts pro Amos

News Shopper: Paul Amos (right) with darts legend Phil 'The Power' Taylor

3:11pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

Catford darts player Paul Amos has had a memorable year at the oche since turning pro 12 months ago.

SPORT IN BRIEF: No stopping Sinha at Olympic Park

News Shopper: Sabrina Sinha on the podium

5:12pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

This week's weekly sporting round-up includes athletics, rugby, swimming and football stories.

Darts stars looking forward to second Millwall Masters

News Shopper: James Wade

12:08pm Thursday 3rd April 2014

Darts fans are set to enjoy another evening of arrows at The Den this summer when some of the stars of the oche compete in the second Millwall Masters.

Pettitt's excitement builds ahead of big fight

News Shopper: Lewis Pettitt

2:59pm Wednesday 2nd April 2014

Crayford’s Lewis Pettitt will face big-hitting Brazilian Emerson Santos Carvalho on the multi-title extravaganza at the Copper Box Arena on April 12.

SPORT IN BRIEF: Dartford judo fighters in the medals

News Shopper: Will Young, head coach Dave Quinn, Brayden Quinn (bronze) and Jayden Seal (silver)

3:51pm Wednesday 2nd April 2014

The medals have been piling up at United Judo Club in Dartford recently.

Turkington wins Touring Cars thriller at Brands Hatch

News Shopper: L-R: Jason Plato (third), Colin Turkington (first),  Matt Neal (second).  PSP Images

12:47pm Wednesday 2nd April 2014

Colin Turkington won a thrilling final British Touring Car Championship race at Brands Hatch on Sunday, holding off fellow champions Matt Neal and Jason Plato.

Thamesmead boxer closer to fulfilling Lonsdale belt dream

News Shopper: Ryan Barrett

12:17pm Thursday 27th March 2014

Thamesmead WBU welterweight champion Ryan Barrett’s boyhood dream of wearing the Lonsdale belt has come a step closer.

SPORT IN BRIEF: Gravesend gymnasts raise bar yet again

News Shopper: SPORT IN BRIEF: Gravesend gymnasts raise bar yet aagain

3:24pm Tuesday 25th March 2014

GYMNASTICS: There was plenty of medal success for members of the Gravesend-based Meapa Club at the women’s artistic grade championships in Guildford.

Penge boxing star Skeete predicting bright year ahead

News Shopper: Bradley Skeete

10:40am Thursday 20th March 2014

Penge's Bradley Skeete reckons this will be the best year of his career and is determined to end it as the British welterweight champion.

Brands Hatch plays host to launch of MSVR campaign

News Shopper: Chief exececutive Jonathan Palmer. Pictures by Simon Hildrew.

2:34pm Wednesday 19th March 2014

Brands Hatch recently played host to the launch of the new Motorsport Vision Racing (MSVR) season at the organisation’s annual media day.

No happy London homecoming for Lewisham boxer

News Shopper: Rossco Parker (right) comes under sustained pressure in the fight

5:30pm Tuesday 18th March 2014

Lewisham super middleweight Rossco Parker’s dreams of a triumphant return to the ring at his London homecoming were brutally dashed on Saturday.

SPORT IN BRIEF: Livett penalty scant consolation for Colfeians

News Shopper: Old Colfeians face up to another Deal assault.

4:35pm Tuesday 18th March 2014

Our weekly sporting round up includes rugby, swimming, football, athletics and hockey.

Rileys Woolwich win Founders Cup Final

News Shopper: SLKPA Founders Cup winners Rileys Woolwich

10:47pm Friday 14th March 2014

Following the closest season ever, the top two in the South London & Kent Pool Alliance Premier Division, O'Connors and Rileys Woolwich met in the final of the Founders Cup in what turned out to be as close as the season has been.

Bexleyheath boxer a chip off the old block

News Shopper: Bexleyheath boxer a chip off the old block

5:33pm Thursday 13th March 2014

Mickey Cantwell says if you enjoyed watching him fight, you should see his son Sam from Bexleyheath.

Touring cars excitement builds at Brands Hatch

News Shopper: Fabrizio Giovanardi and Alain Menu are returning to the BTCC

4:12pm Wednesday 12th March 2014

The British Touring Car Championship season gets underway at Brands Hatch later this month with an unprecedented seven former champions on the grid set to make this a year to remember.

Medals glory for Brockley swimmer

News Shopper: Josh Monaghan-Coombs

2:40pm Wednesday 12th March 2014

Brockley’s Josh Monaghan-Coombs came away from last weekend’s national junior and youth disability swimming championships with a handful of medals.

Top two make SLKPA cup final

6:42pm Friday 7th March 2014

With all the promotion, relegation and league championship issues decided last week, the South London & Kent Pool Alliance turned their attentions to the Founders Cup and the semi final stage, where league Champions, O’Connors faced bottom of the table Rileys Rovers and third bottom, Glenmore Arms A took on second placed, Rileys Woolwich.

Exciting times ahead for Biggin Hill motorbike star

News Shopper: Carl Stevens

3:29pm Tuesday 4th March 2014

Biggin Hill motorbike racer Carl Stevens is poised to make his debut in the British Superbike paddock in the Ducati Tri-Options Cup.

Divers enjoy medals success

News Shopper: L-R Io Goode, Evie Smith, Emma Sefton and coach Marcin

3:20pm Tuesday 4th March 2014

Four young members of Crystal Palace Diving Club returned home with gold medals from the London region skills competition at Waltham Forest.

Big fight night coming up for Keddles duo

3:03pm Tuesday 4th March 2014

A pair of fighters from Keddles gym in St Mary Cray will take to the ring as part of Team Tieu’s Super MTC (Muay Thai Championship) at Koko in Camden on March 16.

Close finish to SLKPA season

1:22pm Saturday 1st March 2014

The South London & Kent Pool Alliance produced its most exciting finale yet.

Crystal Palace divers in top form

12:00pm Thursday 27th February 2014

CRYSTAL Palace Diving Club returned from the Armada Cup with a haul of medals, including six golds.

Pettitt and Skeete success underlines strength of Bromley gym

News Shopper: Eddie Lam, Lewis Pettit and Al Smith

2:44pm Wednesday 26th February 2014

Ibox gym in Bromley is gaining a reputation as a major force in boxing after recent successes for a number of their fighters.

Table tennis player becomes oldest in league's history

News Shopper: Paul Beck (right) with the trophy

10:26am Tuesday 25th February 2014

VETERAN St Paul’s Cray table tennis player Paul Beck has made history by becoming the oldest ever player to feature in the British League Premier at the seasoned age of 65.

Harvey leads way on night to remember for Gravesend kickboxers

News Shopper: Left to right: Bobby Garland, Hayley Ward, Glen Merrit, Tina Harvey, Eddie Smith, Paul Haworth (head coach), Leigh Haworth

4:28pm Monday 24th February 2014

STAR Kickboxing Club’s Tina Harvey retained her British title crown in style with victory over Stevie Pitt at Lordswood Leisure Centre.

Still all to play for in the SLKPA

11:27pm Saturday 22nd February 2014

This week was the penultimate week of the South London & Kent Pool Alliance winter league season and for the first season ever all promotion, relegation and trophy issues are still yet to be decided.

Pettitt wants April title fight

News Shopper: Lewis Pettitt

3:42pm Wednesday 19th February 2014

CRAYFORD boxer Lewis Pettitt already has one eye on an April title fight after his latest victory at the weekend.

Lewisham boxer promises no complacency this time ahead of Gorka reunion

News Shopper: Rossco Parker

12:49pm Tuesday 18th February 2014

LEWISHAM super middleweight Rossco Parker says there will be no complacency this time when he returns to action next month at the iconic Alexandra Palace.

More points defeat heartbreak for Sidcup boxer

News Shopper: Jamie Andrews (left) in action

4:41pm Monday 17th February 2014

SIDCUP’S Jamie Andrews missed out on claiming the vacant Queensbury Boxing League novice middleweight title for a second time after suffering a second points defeat in the competition.

Medals pile up for Orpington swimmers

News Shopper: A flying start for the girls in one of the 50m freestyle heats.

5:12pm Monday 17th February 2014

THERE were numerous impressive performances and new personal best times from Orpington Ojays Swimming Club’s younger members in a noisy junior sprint gala at Beckenham Spa pool.

West Kingsdown skeleton slider Lizzy Yarnold wins Winter Olympics gold

News Shopper: Lizzy Yarnold is Olympic champion.

5:40pm Friday 14th February 2014

WEST Kingsdown skeleton slider Lizzy Yarnold has swept all before her by hurtling to Olympic gold in Sochi.

Top two through to semi-finals of Founders Cup

7:11pm Friday 14th February 2014

THE top four teams in the Premier Division of the South London & Kent Pool Alliance turned attentions to the cup this week.

Thamesmead boxer all set for title defence

News Shopper: Ryan Barrett

1:06pm Tuesday 11th February 2014

THAMESMEAD world champion Ryan Barrett is set to take on Hungary’s Gergo Vari at the Camden Centre later this month.

Beckenham swimmer recognised for dedication to sport

News Shopper: Peter Sutherland is presented with the honour

9:34am Tuesday 11th February 2014

AN official from Beckenham Swimming Club has been honoured for his services to the sport in Kent.

Keston snowboarder already has eye on future Olympic success

10:16am Tuesday 11th February 2014

KESTON’S Aimee Fuller watched team-mate Jenny Jones become Britain’s first-ever Olympic medallist on snow and vowed that next time would be her time.

Gravesend wallball player reaches final at UK open

News Shopper: Luke Thomson in action

3:09pm Monday 10th February 2014

A GRAVESEND man defied the odds to secure runners-up spot at the UK men’s open wallball championships.

Fox outfox the Rack Pack

1:07am Saturday 8th February 2014

In the South London & Kent Pool Alliance Division One, league leaders Eltham Terrace Rack Pack played bottom team Fox under the Hill and it was the Foxes who outsmarted their opponents and came away with an 8-7 victory.

Keston snowboarder set to get another Olympic chance

4:15pm Thursday 6th February 2014

NO sooner had Keston’s Aimee Fuller made her Winter Olympic debut in Sochi then she was off to meet royalty - but she insists she won’t be pleading for a seal of approval just yet.

Paralympic gold hero confirms participation in Brands Hatch sportscar race

News Shopper: Alex Zanardi

4:15pm Tuesday 4th February 2014

TOP-LINE sportscar racing will return to Brands Hatch for the first time in 18 years when the Blancpain GT series arrives in north Kent in May.

Keston snowboarder lives Olympic dream

5:00pm Tuesday 4th February 2014

KESTON snowboarder Aimee Fuller believes her Olympic debut at Sochi 2014 is shaping up to be unbelievable and unbeatable – but she’s putting sensibility ahead of stupidity first of all.

Sport in brief: Crofton School pupil takes gold

News Shopper: Emma Sefton

4:36pm Tuesday 4th February 2014

OUR new online round-up of all the local sports stories, which this week includes diving, trampolining and boxing.

O'Connors look set for SLKPA title

10:49pm Sunday 2nd February 2014

With three games left of the South London & Kent Pool Alliance winter season, O'Connors have gone a step closer to lifting the Premier Division.

Dartford motorsport driver aims to build on impressive debut campaign

News Shopper: Brett Lidsey - picture by Jakob Ebrey Photography

3:59pm Thursday 30th January 2014

DARTFORD Michelin Clio Cup race series podium finisher Brett Lidsey will make a welcome return to the flourishing category for its second season.






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