In the paper on 30 April

ROWING:

Don’t miss our four-page picture special of the World Pilot Gig Rowing Championships on the Isles of Scilly.

FOOTBALL:

Bristol City at Brighton and Hove Albion - first report, pictures and reaction as the Robins look to confirm their Sky Bet Championship safety in front of the Sky Sports cameras – and against the Premier-bound Seagulls!

Bristol Rovers v Millwall – Richard Latham previews the Pirates’ final game of the Sky Bet One season on Sunday.

Exeter City at Doncaster Rovers - first report and reaction from the Grecians’ last away match of the season where three points against the League leaders would give their play-off hopes a terrific boost.

Plymouth Argyle v Crewe Alexandra – first report, pictures and reaction as the Pilgrims finish off their home campaign hoping to regain top spot in Sky Bet Two.

Yeovil Town v Stevenage - first report, pictures and reaction as Darren Way’s men look to secure their Sky Bet Two status for another season.

Torquay United v North Ferriby United – first report, pictures and reaction as the Gulls aim to complete ‘The Great Escape (Part Two)’ with victory over already relegated North Ferriby.

Don’t miss our comprehensive football results and fixtures pages, covering every League in the West Country.

Plus all the scores and scorers from the Nash and Co Devon Junior and Minor League, and the latest from the Function 28 Exeter and District Youth League.

RUGBY:

Aviva Premiership action as Exeter Chiefs welcome Northampton Saints to Sandy Park while Bristol travel to Saracens, plus a preview of Sunday’s big West Country derby as Gloucester make the short trip to take on Bath.

Keep up to date with all the latest news and gossip in West Country rugby with our regular columnists, John Harding, Neale Harvey, Drew Hill, Barry Knott, Nigel Walrond, and Conrad Sutcliffe.

PLUS… SSE reports from Hartpury College and Plymouth Albion in National One, and Barnstaple, Cinderford, Clifton, Exmouth, Redruth and Taunton in National Two.

CRICKET:

Don’t miss Marcus Trescothick’s insight into life at Somerset CCC plus all the latest news from Gloucestershire.

All the latest news and reaction as the Royal London One-Day Cup gets under way with Gloucestershire hosting Glamorgan and Somerset taking on Surrey, plus previews of Sunday’s clashes with Somerset travelling to take on Sussex and Gloucestershire making the trip to Middlesex.

Plus the scorers and scores from the Cornwall Cricket League and previews.

BASKETBALL:

All the latest news and reaction as Bristol Flyers take on Esh Group Eagles Newcastle in their BBL Play-Off first leg on Friday night, plus a preview of Sunday’s showdown in the North East.

SPEEDWAY:

Speedway Premiership action as the Somerset Rebels take on King’s Lynn plus all the news and reaction from the Plymouth Devils’ National League Knock-Out Cup double header against Isle of Wight.

RACING:

Always FIRST with the late, late Saturday night race results and SPs.

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