The sporting week ahead

143RD NEW YEAR SPRINT: Saturday, December 31 and Sunday, January 1 – At Musselburgh Racecourse (Saturday heats start at 11am).

NEW YEAR MATCH: Sunday, January 1 – At St Boswells Cricket Club (noon).

FINAL FLING MEETING: Thursday, December 29 (Today) – At Kelso Racecourse (noon; full preview page 29).

FRIENDLY: Thursday, December 29 (Tonight) – Selkirk v Heriot’s (7pm).

RBS BORDER CUP: Monday, January 2 – Selkirk v Melrose (3pm).

BOOKER BORDER LEAGUE POOL A: Monday, January 2 – Gala v Langholm (3pm).

SEMI-JUNIOR LEAGUE: Tuesday, January 3 – Tynedale Colts v Duns Colts; Melrose Wasps v Berwick Colts; Hawick Wands v Selkirk YC; Peebles Colts v Kelso Quins; Jed Thistle v Langholm Colts; Hawick PSA v Gala Wands (2pm).