Coventry Sphinx Ladies came out victorious at the "Oadby and Wingston" tournament on Sunday. The side made it all the way to the final where they bet Kettering Town 1-0 to win the trophy. Sphinx play their final home pre-season game against Crusaders tomorrow.
Just a short one this week; Wasps Netballers called up for England duty, stark statement from Coventry Speedway plus much much more. Note - Please forgive us for the lateness and superficialness of this week's newsletter - we have major technical problems on the eve of the release MAIN STORY Coventry Speedway Statement: “there are … Continue reading Sport in Cov Newsletter – 15th August
Thursday Union - Coventry Rugby 48-19 Leicester Lions (Friendly) A comprehensive win for Coventry as they gear up for the new season Sunday League - Coventry Bears 29-26 Hemel Stags (League One Super 8’s) A hearty performance from the hosts saw them grab a vital win against a hardened Hemel Stags side … Continue reading Rugby results
Tuesday Coventry City 1-3 Blackburn Rovers (League Cup) Was always going to be a tough task, but City crash out of the League Cup in the first round with two players in Kyle Finn and Jordan Ponticelli getting debuts. The headlines for Coventry will go to new signing Duckens Nazon grabbing his first goal … Continue reading Football results
Nat Haigh was unveiled as Coventry United Ladies' newest signing on Monday. The defender joins from Yeovil Town in time for the news FA Women's Premier League season. The side take on Swindon in their opening game of the season, after a solid pre-season, on Sunday
It was announced on Tuesday that Wasps netballers Natalie Haythornthwaite and Sasha Corbin were both called up to the England Roses squad ahead of their Quad Series and tour of New Zealand. The Roses start their tour when they take on Australia Diamonds on Saturday 26th August.
GNP Sports have been drawn against AEI Rugby in the first round of the Coventry Charity Football Cup. The tie will be played on 14th October and should they progress, they will be rewarded with a home tie against Whitnash Town in November. Coventry Alvis, who are automatically given a bye into Round 2, will … Continue reading Charity cup and Coventry Telegraph fixtures drawn
Coventry Speedway issued a statement on Tuesday outlining their intentions to bring the Coventry Bees team back once again, despite uncooperative talks with stadium owners Brandon Estates. The open letter read: "We cannot, at this stage, offer any certainty that matters have progressed with regards to a return to racing next season." It continued: "Numerous … Continue reading Coventry Speedway Statement: “there are no winners”
Coventry City boss Mark Robins insists business is not over as Tony Andreu arrives at the club from Norwich on a two year-deal. The midfielder spent last season on loan at Scottish Championship side Dundee United scoring 19 times in 43 games before his contract ran out at the end of last season. Robins said … Continue reading Manager unsatisfied as Coventry bring in Norwich midfielder
The first ever edition of the Sport in Cov Newsletter is here! From toils and tears to joy and jubilation, we’ve got your week of sport in Coventry covered. This week: Wasps Netball create a buzz, Swimming success and Bear theft! Note - Don’t forget to check out the ‘Your Say’ section! MAIN STORY Wasps … Continue reading Sport in Cov Newsletter – 8th August