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Fixtures

Athletics

JEDBURGH RUNNING FESTIVAL: Sunday, October 20 – See preview on page 90.

Football

SOUTH CUP FIRST ROUND: Saturday, August 26 – Gala v Selkirk (3pm); Hawick Royal Albert v Leith Athletic; Kelso United v Duns (2.30pm).

EAST OF SCOTLAND LEAGUE CUP: Saturday, August 26 – Berwick Rangers EOS v Peebles Rovers (2.30pm).

WRIGHT CUP FINAL: Saturday, August 26 – Gordon v Jed Legion at Lauder (2pm).

SCOTTISH AMATEUR CUP SECOND ROUND REPLAY: Saturday, August 26 – Melville Rovers v Earlston Rhymers (2pm).

SOUTH AMATEUR CUP FIRST ROUND: Saturday, August 26 – Chirnside Utd v Carluke Hearts; Glenmuir Thistle v Tweeddale Rovers; Greenlaw v Linton Hotspur; Hawick Utd v Ancrum; Leithen Rovers v Melrose; Musselburgh Windsor v Langholm Legion; Newtown v Lauder; West Barns Star v St Boswells (2pm).

RUGBY

RBS PREMIERSHIP: Saturday, August 26 – Aberdeen v Hawick; Currie v Gala; Heriot’s v Melrose (3pm).

RBS NATIONAL LEAGUE: Saturday, August 26 – Selkirk v Kelso; Peebles v Watsonians (3pm).

RBS CHAMPIONSHIP B: Saturday, August 26 – Hawick YM v Aberdeenshire; Howe of Fife v Jed-Forest (3pm).

RBS EAST LEAGUE ONE: Saturday, August 26 – Duns v Hawick Linden; Hawick Harlequins v Preston Lodge; Langholm v RHC (3pm).

RBS EAST LEAGUE TWO: Saturday, August 26 – Earlston v Penicuik; Berwick v Leith (3pm).

RBS EAST LEAGUE THREE: Saturday, August 26 – St Boswells v Walkerburn; Gala YM v Liberton (3pm).

SEMI-JUNIOR LEAGUE: Saturday, August 26 – Berwick Colts v Hawick PSA; Gala Wanderers v Duns Colts; Hawick Wanderers v Langholm Colts; Kelso Harlequins v Peebles Colts; Selkirk Youth Club v Jed Thistle; Tynedale Colts v Melrose Wasps (3pm).

Snooker

TOMMY DOUGLAS STORAGE BORDERS SNOOKER LEAGUE: Thursday, October 24 – Hawick Con Club A v Jedburgh Legion; Innerleithen v Hawick Burns Club A; Kelso Legion v Selkirk A; Hawick Burns Club B v St Boswells; Selkirk B v Hawick Con Club B.