The sporting week ahead

HAWICK HALF MARATHON: Sunday, August 19 – Starting at Teviotdale Leisure Centre. Registration from 8am, race begins 10am.

BORDER SENIOR LEAGUE: Tuesday, August 21 – Hawick v Abbotsford; Jedburgh v Kelso; Earlston/Melrose v Gala; Wilton v Buccleuch; Selkirk/Ettrick Forest v Peebles.

KNOCK-OUT CUP PRELIMINARY ROUND: Friday, August 17 – Ettrick Forest v Hawick; Jedburgh v Buccleuch.

KNOCK OUT CUP FIRST ROUND: Wednesday, August 22 – St Ronans v Waverley; Stow v Ancrum; Abbotsford v Melrose; Gala v Kelso; Peebles v Wilton; Earlston v Lauder; Selkirk v Newtown; Winners of prelims.

RAE NICHOL MEMORIAL TROPHY: Thursday, August 16 – Gala v Selkirk at Meigle Park (6pm).

EAST LEAGUES: Saturday, August 18 – Division Two, St Boswells v Clackmannan County. Division Three, Gala v Drummond Trinity. Division Four, Edinburgh University Staff v Kelso; Peebles County v Stewart’s Melville RH II. Division Six, Old Contemptibles v Selkirk. Division Eight, Largo III v Hawick & Wilton. Division Nine, Stirling County IV v Peebles County II (1pm).

BORDER SUNDAY LEAGUE: Sunday, August 19 – Hawick v Melrose; Kelso v Selkirk; Manderston v Langholm; Penicuik v Gala (1.30pm).

EOS QUALIFYING LEAGUES: Saturday, August 18 – Hawick Royal Albert v Berwick Rangers Reserves; Spartans v Vale of Leithen; Leith Athletic v Peebles Rovers (2.30pm). Lothian Thistle Hutchison Vale v Selkirk (3.30pm).

EOS FIRST DIVISION: Saturday, August 18 – Coldstream v Kelso United; Easthouses Lily v Gala Fairydean (2.30pm).

BAL DIVISION A: Saturday, August 18 – Greenlaw v Hearts of Liddesdale; Hawick Waverley v Gala Rovers; Newtown v Duns Amateurs; Tweeddale Rovers v Langholm Legion (2.30pm).

BAL DIVISION B: Saturday, August 18 – Ancrum v Coldstream Amateurs; Hawick United v Jed Legion; Linton Hotspur v Eyemouth Amateurs; Selkirk Victoria v Gala Hotspur; Winton v CFC Bowholm.

BAL DIVISION C: Thursday, August 16 – St Boswells v Gala Athletic (6.30pm). Saturday, August 18 - Biggar v Chirnside UC; Earlston Rhymers v St Boswells; Gala Athletic v Peebles Amateurs; Kelso Thistle v Gordon; Lauder v Abbotsford Albion; Tweedmouth Amateur Colts v Hawick Legion Rovers. (2.30pm).

EOS UNDER-19 QUALIFYING LEAGUE: Sunday, August 19 – Gala Fairydean v Spartans (2pm).

BORDER LEAGUE: Friday, August 17 – Hawick YM v Gala (7pm); Jed-Forest v Selkirk (7.30pm). Saturday, August 18 – Kelso v Hawick; Melrose v Peebles (3pm).

BORDER SNOOKER LEAGUE AGM: Sunday, August 19 – At Jedburgh British Legion (1pm).

PREMIER LEAGUE: Saturday, August 18 – Berwick Bandits v Leicester Lions (7pm).