Sports briefs

Cricket

Good results for ‘Shire

FORFARSHIRE and Kinloch both took full points from their latest fixtures in the Clubsport Indoor Sixes Cricket League at the Mayfield Sports Centre, Dundee, last Wednesday and are both now almost certain to join league leaders Arbroath in the championship play-offs on March 28.

Results: Glenrothes 49, Kinloch 81; Strathmore 51, Forfarshire 55; Strathmore 41, Kinloch 49; Forfarshire 127, Glenrothes 26.

Placings

P W L D Pts %

Arbroath 12 11 1 0 22 91.67

Kinloch 12 9 3 0 18 75.00

Forfarshire 12 8 4 0 16 66.67

Dundee HSFP 12 6 6 0 12 50.00

Largo 10 5 5 0 10 50.00

Rossie Priory 12 5 7 0 10 41.67

Strathmore 12 3 9 0 6 25.00

Glenrothes 14 1 13 0 2 7.14

Wednesday’s fixtures (week nine re-arranged): 8 p.m. - Largo v Forfarshire; Kinloch v Arbroath: 9 p.m. - Largo v Arbroath; Kinloch v Forfarshire.

Football

Youth development

THE ANGUS Developmental 4s, aimed at footballing boys and girls aged six to eight years old, has restarted.

It will run in line with the Desire to Play stage in the Scottish FA Developing Talent Plan.

Development 4s is designed for young players who wish to put a game structure in place and provide opportunities for their new team to play regularly before the season starts. The programme will help the youngsters develop in a relaxed environment with no pressure and be allowed to express themselves and improve their basic skills.

The Angus Developmental 4s will run until Saturday, October 27, at the astro turf pitch at Arbroath Sports Centre, from 10 to 11.30 a.m. The cost is £1 per week per player.

If you would like to register any team or individual to take part contact Scott Nicoll, development assistant (Football) on 01307 474244 or e-mail NicollS@angus.gov.uk