The sporting week ahead

THE MIGHTY DEERSTALKER: Saturday, March 17 – At Traquair House (5.30pm). 5k (2pm).

BORDER LEAGUE: Sunday, March 18 – Berwick v Jedburgh; Duns v Hawick at Earlston High School (1.30pm).

EOS PREMIER DIVISION: Saturday,February 11 – Vale of Leithen v Tynecastle; Edinburgh University v Selkirk (2.30pm).

EOS FIRST DIVISION: Saturday, February 11 – Gala Fairydean v Berwick Rangers Reserves; Hawick Royal Albert v Craigroyston; Kelso United v Preston Athletic (2.30pm). Tuesday, March 20 – Gala Fairydean v Easthouses Lily (8pm).

KING CUP SECOND ROUND: Saturday, March 17 – Peebles Rovers v Coldstream (2.30pm).

BAL DIVISION A: Friday, March 16 – Gala Rovers v Tweeddale Rovers at Netherdale 3G (8pm). Saturday, February 11 – Hawick Waverley v Duns Amateurs; Langholm Legion v Pencaitland; Leithen Rovers v Chirnside (2.30pm).

BAL DIVISION B: Saturday, March 17 – Chirnside Colts v Selkirk Victoria; Hearts of Liddesdale v Ancrum; Jed Legion v Coldstream Amateurs; Linton Hotspur v Eyemouth Amateurs; Stow v Greenlaw (2.30pm).

BAL DIVISON C: Saturday, March 17 – CFC Bowholm v Hawick Legion Rovers; Earlston Rhymers v Peebles Amateurs; St. Boswells v Tweedmouth Amateur Colts; Winton v Gala Hotspur (2.30pm).

SANDERSON CUP SECOND ROUND: Saturday, March 17 – Lauder v Kelso Thistle (2pm).

EAST OF SCOTLAND YOUTH LEAGUE: Sunday, March 18 – Civil Service Strollers v Gala Fairydean (2pm).

SBJFA LEAGUES: Sunday, March 18 – U17s: Kelso v Gala Fairydean; Peebles v Dun; Selkirk v Hawick. U15s: AM United v Gala Fairydean; Hawick v Kelso; Selkirk v Duns. U14: Kelso v Gala Fairydean; Peebles v Lauder (contact clubs for kick-off times).

EAST LADIES PREMIER DIVISION: Saturday, March 17 – George Heriots II v Kelso (tbc).

EAST LADIES FIRST DIVISION: Saturday, March 17 – Eskvale v Fjordhus II (1.30pm).

EAST MENS SECOND DIVISION: Saturday, March 17 – Edinburgh University IV v Reivers (11.30am).

BORDER COUNTIES RALLY: Saturday, March 17 – Border Counties Rally. See preview on page 25.

RBS SIX NATIONS: Saturday, March 17 – Italy v Scotland (12.30pm).

PREMIER GROUP A: Saturday, March 17 – Gala v Melrose (3pm).

PREMIER GROUP B: Saturday, March 17 – Stewart’s Melville v Jed-Forest; Watsonians v Hawick (3pm).

PREMIER GROUP C: Saturday, March 17 – Peebles v Hillhead/Jordanhill; Selkirk v West of Scotland; Whitecraigs v Kelso (3pm)

NATIONAL DIVISION ONE: Saturday, March 17 – Hawick YM v Dunfermline; Kilmarnock v Langholm (3pm).

EAST DIVISION TWO PLAY-OFFS: Saturday, March 17 – Hawick Harlequins v Dunbar; Broughton v Gala YM (3pm).

EAST DIVISION THREE PLAY-OFFS: Saturday, March 17 – St. Boswells v Edinburgh Northern; Queensferry v Walkerburn (3pm).

BORDER JUNIOR CUP SEMI-FINALS: Saturday, March 17 – Gala Wanderers v Selkirk Youth Club (2pm); Melrose Wasps v Tynedale Colts (3pm).

SOUTH OF SCOTLAND SCHOOLS SEVENS TOURNAMENT: Saturday, March 17 – At Hawick High School rugby fields. Featuring S1, S2 and Under 15s teams from all nine Borders secondary schools (check with schools for start times).

UNDER 18 INTERNATIONAL: Sunday, March 18 – Scotland v England at Mansfield Park (2pm).

BORDER LEAGUE: Thursday, March 15 – Innerleithen v Hawick Conservative Club A; Hawick Burns Club A v Border Club; Selkirk A v St. Boswells; Peebles v Hawick Burns Club B; Jedburgh v Selkirk B; Hawick Conservative Club B v Kelso.