Home   Sport   Article

Subscribe Now

Sport in Pictures: Here are some of the best images from sport in West Berkshire




It was an action packed weekend of sport in the West Berkshire area, with a number of local sports teams in action.

Have a look through some of the best pictures from over the weekend.

Hungerford Town returned to Vanarama National League South action on Saturday and they settled for a 1-1 draw with Slough Town at Bulpit Lane.

Two players fight for the ball
Two players fight for the ball

Tom Derry put the visitors ahead after 68 minutes, but a 93rd minute equaliser from George Smith ensured that the Crusaders picked up a point.

The Newbury Sunday League had another busy schedule over the weekend, with teams playing in both the Premier Division and Division 1.

At Henwick, Woolton Hill Argyle secured a 5-1 win away to Cottage Inn, while Bucklebury beat Paggies Bar 2-1.

Bucklebury beat Paggies at Henwick
Bucklebury beat Paggies at Henwick

In rugby, Hungerford made their long-awaited return to action.

However, they slipped to a 10-40 defeat to Slough in the Berks, Bucks and Oxon Premier division.

Competitive hockey returned for Newbury & Thatcham as the ladies fourth team secured a 2-0 win against Wallingford 5th.

There was a mixture of results across the board for all of the teams at the club.

Newbury beat Wallingford
Newbury beat Wallingford

Elsewhere, the Newbury Netball League finally kicked off their competitive league with teams competing in the Premier Division, Division 1 and Division 2.

Newbury and Caravatti
Newbury and Caravatti
Action at Bulpit Lane
Action at Bulpit Lane
Action at Hungerford
Action at Hungerford
Woolton Hill and Cottage Inn met in the Newbury Sunday League premier division
Woolton Hill and Cottage Inn met in the Newbury Sunday League premier division
Hockey is back
Hockey is back
One player has possession
One player has possession
A big tackle is made
A big tackle is made
The Netball league returned
The Netball league returned
Rhys Tyler on the ball for Hungerford
Rhys Tyler on the ball for Hungerford
Competitive action returned to Hungerford
Competitive action returned to Hungerford
Two players try and win possession
Two players try and win possession
A sliding tackle is made
A sliding tackle is made


This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies - Learn More