The sporting week ahead

SCOTTISH LEAGUE: Sunday, May 1 – Border U25s v Edinburgh & Leith at Lauder BC.

D. R. LIGHTBODY BORDER LEAGUE: Wednesday, May 4 – Division A, Gala v Wilton; Melrose v Abbotsford; Earlston v Kelso; Ancrum v Waverley. Division B, Newtown v Lauder; Selkirk v Jedburgh; Peebles v St Ronans; Hawick v Buccleuch. Division C, Waverley B v Hawick B; Kelso B v Ettrick Forest; Abbotsford B v Stow; Wilton B v Gala B.

SOUTH OF SCOTLAND SPORTING CHAMPIONSHIP: Sunday, May 1 – At Braidwood Sporting Clays, near Midlem (entries close 12.30pm). All welcome.

BORDER LEAGUE: Saturday, April 30 – Melrose v St Boswells; Hawick v Langholm; Kelso v Selkirk (1.30pm).

BORDER RESERVE LEAGUE: Sunday, May 1 – Hawick v Berwick; St Boswells v Selkirk; Gala v Kelso; Manderston v Melrose (1.30pm).

SCOTTISH UNDER-13S CUP: Dumfries v Gala.

COLTS LEAGUE: Monday, May 2 – Selkirk v Gala; Melrose v Hawick; Biggar/Peebles v Kelso/Manderston.

UNDER 13S LEAGUE: Wednesday, May 4 – Gala v Melrose; Manderston v Selkirk; Hawick v St Boswells; Kelso v Biggar/Peebles.

EOS PREMIER DIVISION: Saturday, April 30 – Selkirk v Stirling University; Vale of Leithen v Tynecastle (2.30pm). Wednesday, May 4 – Vale of Leithen v Preston Athletic; Whitehill Welfare v Selkirk (7.15pm).

EOS FIRST DIVISION: Saturday, April 30 – Hawick Royal Albert v Leith Athletic; Berwick Rangers Reserves v Peebles Rovers; Craigroyston v Kelso United; Ormiston v Gala Fairydean (2.30pm). Wednesday, May 4 – Gretna 2008 v Hawick Royal Albert (7.15pm).

WADDELL CUP: Saturday, April 30 – Ancrum v Jed Legion; Hawick United v Chirnside; Newtown v St Boswells; Tweedmouth Amateurs v Linton Hotspur (2pm).

SANDERSON CUP: Saturday, April 30 – Tweedmouth Amateur Colts v Hearts of Liddesdale (2pm).

BAL DIVISION A: Thursday, April 28 – Gala Rovers v Hawick Waverley; Hawick Legion v Greenlaw (6.15pm). Saturday, April 30 – Duns Amateurs v Leithen Rovers; Pencaitland v Gordon (2.30pm).

BAL DIVISION B: Thursday, April 28 – Ancrum v Stow; Earlston Rhymers v Chirnside Colts (6.15pm). Saturday, April 30 – Coldstream Amateurs v Tweeddale Rovers; Stow v Langholm Legion (2.30pm).

BAL DIVISON C: Saturday, April 30 – Kelso Thistle v Lauder (2.30pm).

EAST OF SCOTLAND YOUTH LEAGUE: Sunday, May 1 – Gala Fairydean v Heriot-Watt University (2pm).

SBJFA UNDER 17S CUP SEMI-FINALS: Sunday, May 1 – Hawick v Linton Hotspur; Lauder v Greenlaw.

SBJFA LEAGUES: Friday, April 29 – Under 15s, Duns v Hawick. Sunday, May 1 – Under 17s, Kelso v Gala Fairydean. Under 15s, Duns v Kelso; Hawick v Gala Fairydean. Under 14s, Kelso v Gala Fairydean; Peebles v Selkirk.

LAUDERDALE POINT TO POINT: Sunday, May 1 – At Mosshouses (first race 2pm preceded by pony races at 1pm).

KLEINWORT BENSON CHASE DAY: Wednesday, May 4 – At Kelso Race Course (first race 2pm). See page 21 for preview.

KELSO 7S: Saturday, April 30 – At Poynder Park (first tie 1.30pm). See page 23 for preview and draw.

JED-THISTLE 7S: Saturday, April 30 – At Riverside Park (first tie 1.30pm). See page 24 for draw.

NATIONAL DIVISION ONE: Saturday, April 30 – Lasswade v Langholm (3pm).

NATIONAL DIVISION TWO: Saturday, April 30 – Hawick YM v Caithness (2pm). The Championship Trophy will be presented to the team after Saturday’s match. The club would like to invite all players who have pulled on a red shirt this season down to the Haugh for the presentation photograph. A large crowd would also be welcome so that the players can show their appreciation for the superb support shown all season.

NATIONAL DIVISION THREE: Saturday, April 30 – GHK v Hawick Linden (3pm).

EAST DIVISION ONE: Saturday, April 30 – Hawick Harlequins v Moray House (3pm).

EARLSTON 7S: Sunday, May 1 – At The Haugh (first tie 1pm). See page 25 for preview and draw.

INTERNATIONAL FRIENDLY: Sunday, May 1 – Scotland Under-17 v France Under-17 at Philiphaugh (2pm, admission free).