Jersey Sport News
Sports clubs will not have to pay until July at the earliest...
Olympics delay to benefit Island shooter?
New hope for Pirouet after Tokyo switch
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The FA have announced the end of the non-league season for all leagues at Step 3 and below.
They've decided to expunge all results, making the season null & void with no promotions/relegations!
'For some people it's the centre of their world...'
Golf course to stay open for as long as possible to aid older members' mental health
⚽️ Breaking: @JerseyFA have announced the postponement of the men's and women's Murattis, and the cancellation of the eight-team Jacksons International Trophy tournament, which were all due to be played in May.
'Sports clubs should be offered payment breaks"
🇬🇬 “Everybody is pulling in the right direction to ensure that our young people stay active”
Staff from @GuernseySports have been redeployed to every primary school in the island to support teachers and deliver sports sessions 👏
Steve Sharman is their relationship manager...
Jersey's World Cup squad named ... but will the tournament go ahead?
Following government advice today, the RFU will suspend all rugby activity in England, at both professional and community level.
Please read the full statement below on our website.
🏇 Breaking: @jerseyraceclub have cancelled their Easter Monday meeting, the club's traditional season opener, because of coronavirus.
⚽️ Breaking: Saturday’s Muratti Vase semi-final between Alderney and Guernsey has been postponed.
More 👉 itv.com/news/channel/2…
🏐 New: This month’s netball inter-insulars, due to be played in Jersey, have been postponed, while @guernseynetball have also announced the immediate suspension of their winter league.
⚽️ New: All local football in Guernsey has been suspended until further notice following the updated guidance on social distancing. twitter.com/gflmlbg/status…
🏉 Guernsey Raiders Ladies home game against Havant tomorrow has been cancelled.
🏉 Breaking: @jerseyrfc’s game away at Nottingham in the Championship tomorrow has been postponed as a result of two Reds players being asked to self-isolate after being in contact with someone with coronavirus.
⚽️ Breaking: Guernsey FC's @IsthmianLeague game at Sevenoaks tomorrow has been postponed following States guidance advising islanders against non-essential travel.
🎽 Breaking: The new Guernsey Marathon, which was due to be held for the first time on Sunday 29 March, has been postponed until October because of the coronavirus outbreak.
⚽️ "I still believe all of our Murattis will take place"
Tickets went on sale today for this year's men's final but @JerseyFA CEO Jean-Luc Desbois says postponement is a possibility.
🇬🇬 "We are looking at events and gatherings"
Guernsey's Director of Public Health, Dr Nicola Brink, says the States will provide more guidance in the next 24 hours about local sporting events and coronavirus.
⚽️ “Obviously my hero has definitely inspired me” 🙌
Chloe Ingrouille became the first girl to score in an age-group inter-insular when she got the winner for Guernsey in Sunday’s junior schools fixture 💪
Something even Brighton and England’s @MayaLeTissier didn’t manage 😉
⚽️ The first girl to score in an age-group Muratti 💪
Castel pupil Chloe Ingrouille got the winner as Guernsey beat Jersey 3-2 in this year’s U11 junior schools fixture 👏
Special mention to our striker @rosie_corbett who's surpassed her last seasons scoring tally and sits on....
(33) this season with 4 games to go.
#Predator #Goalmachine #Shesoneofourown
⚽️ The Junior Muratti is back in Jersey...
Toby Ritzema scored twice as their U18s beat Guernsey 3-0 to regain the trophy at Footes Lane.
Watch 👉 itv.com/news/channel/2…
🎖 Jersey netball star Serena Guthrie was presented with her MBE by the Prince of Wales in a ceremony at Buckingham Palace today.
Congratulations, @serenabob! 👏
🇬🇬 It aims to “facilitate a dramatic shift in the range and number of individuals involved in sport and physical activity”...
More than £1m will be invested in sport in Guernsey if the States agree a new 10-year strategy.
🏊♂️ “I was watching eight years’ work sliding away from me”
Guernsey long-distance swimmer Adrian Sarchet on battling the tides to finish his Cook Strait crossing, and with it the Oceans Seven 🇳🇿
More on @ITVChannelTV at 6pm 📺
🎾 On the up ☝️
@HeatherWatson92 has climbed 20 places to 49 in the world after winning her fourth WTA title 🏆
It’s the highest she’s been in almost five years 📈
🎾 @HeatherWatson92 is through to her fifth career WTA final after beating China’s Xiyu Wang in straight sets in Acapulco and will now face teenage qualifier Leylah Fernandez for the title.