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101-year-old bowler Davie and football boss Jamie (36) are awards night stars

An astonishing 101-year-old player from Braehead Bowling Club was a major star of Friday night’s Clydesdale Sports Council Sports Personality of the Year Awards.

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Forth Wanderers players celebrate scoring in Saturday's thrilling 4-3 victory at local rivals Lesmahagow (Pic by Sarah Peters)

Forth Wanderers win thriller at Lesmahagow Juniors

Forth Wanderers won the Clydesdale derby bragging rights after securing a thrilling and crucial 4-3 win at Lesmahagow Juniors on Saturday.

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Quiz: can you identify these European football clubs by their nicknames?

Quiz: can you identify these European football clubs by their nicknames?

Nicknames are either funny, confusing or sometimes downright nonsensical. Football clubs are no different.

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Richard Peacock scores a try in Biggar Rugby Club's 43-17 home win over Preston Lodge (Pic by Nigel Pacey)

Coach reckons Biggar Rugby Club can go for promotion next season

Biggar Rugby Club head coach Gary Mercer is targeting a promotion challenge for his troops next season after this campaign’s topsy turvy nature.

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Douglas man George Prosser pictured after winning the Scottish Indoor Bowling Association National Seniors Final (Submitted pic)

Douglas man George Prosser lands his third national bowls title

Douglas bowling marvel George Prosser landed the third national title of his life at Paisley Indoor Bowling Club on Sunday.

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Ross Jackson struggles to find a  way through the strong Kirkcaldy defence (Pic by Nigel Pacey)

Biggar defeated at Kirkcaldy mudbath

Biggar Rugby Club remain seventh in BT National League Division 2 after going down to a narrow 12-10 defeat at Kirkcaldy on Saturday.

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Carluke lad James Gillon (far right) contests the race lead

Super James Gillon excelled in the cross-country mud!

Law and District Amateur Athletics Club teenager James Gillon has delivered a terrific performance on a national cross country stage.

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George Thompson, the oldest member of United Clyde Angling Protective Association, casts the first line at River Clyde salmon fishing season launch in Rosebank (Pic by Nigel Duncan)

Salmon fishing season is launched on the River Clyde

Miserable wet and cold weather failed to dampen spirits at the annual launch of salmon fishing on the River Clyde at Rosebank.

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Blackhawks in action during a recent victory over Dundee Hurricanes (Submitted pic)

Clyde Valley Blackhawks are back from the brink!

The road to recovery for Clyde Valley Blackhawks American football team is complete and they’re officially back from near extinction.

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Keith Dalgleish receives an award from Vivien Kyles, chief executive at Hamilton Racecourse (Pic by Sarah Peters)

Plan for 44 new stables at Belstane complex in Carluke

The ever growing success levels being achieved by Carluke-based trainer Keith Dalgleish are mirrored by an ambitious new proposal to build 44 new stables.

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Lanark Rugby Club youngsters (from left) Murray Lean, Jamie Morrow, Liam Grant & Lewis Campbell have been selected BT Academy Stage 1 coaching programme (Submitted pic)

Exciting times ahead for Lanark Rugby Club

In a major coup for Lanark Rugby Club, four of its youngsters have been selected for the prestigious BT Academy Stage 1 coaching programme.

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Long course medallists (from left) Erin Snow, Mark Ford, Millie McArthur and Mitchell Stevenson (Pic by Stuart Stevenson)

Lanark swimming medals in East Kilbride

Lanark Amateur Swimming Club started off the long course season with 12 of their swimmers competing at the West District Round 1 Long Course Championships at East Kilbride.

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Biggar's last try against Hillhead was scored by Euan Sanderson, who is looking pleased with himself (Pic by Nigel Pacey)

Biggar Rugby Club hammer Hillhead

Biggar Rugby Club enjoyed a handsome 55-7 league win over Hillhead Jordanhill, yet to record a win in BT National League Division 2 this season.

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Glasgow Warriors assistant coach Dan McFarland meets the media ahead of their game against Munster. Picture: Gary Hutchison/SNS/SRU

Glasgow’s Euro mission can pave way for Scotland to progress

Glasgow forwards coach Dan McFarland believes that making the breakthrough into the latter stages of European competition more regularly will have a knock-on benefit for the national team.

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James Gillon is pictured with coach Eddie McQuillan after helping West of Scotland win team gold in Edinburgh (Submitted pic)

Carluke kid James outshone Mo Farah!

Law and District AAC cross country marvel James Gillon, of Carluke, outshone newly knighted athletics legend Sir Mo Farah at Edinburgh’s Holyrood Park on Saturday.

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Lanark Golf Club captain Jim McKechnie tees off on New Years Day (Pic by Sarah Peters)

Pressure? What pressure as Jim launches Lanark season!

Lanark Golf Club captain Jim McKechnie defied nerves to officially launch the club’s new season at a ceremony on New Year’s morning.

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Who did Scotland beat in March? See Question 1

Our 2016 sports quiz ... how much do you remember?

How much do you remember about the sporting highlights - national and international - of the past 12 months.

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Biggar High School girls celebrate after winning the under-18 Scottish Schools Cup final with a 20-14 victory over Auchterarder at Scotstoun (Pic by Nigel Pacey)

Biggar girls are Scottish champs

Biggar High girls became under-18 Scottish Schools rugby champions earlier this month thanks to a thrilling 20-14 victory over Auchterarder at Scotstoun.

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Karen Lewis-Archer at the peak of her wheelchair racing powers in 1997

Coach tribute to Paralympic ace Karen Lewis-Archer

Carluke-born Karen Lewis-Archer – recognised as Scotland’s finest ever wheelchair athlete – has died aged 42 after battling cancer.

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Biggar Rugby Club's Jamie Orr finds himself in an unusual spot on the wing but regrettably couldn't outpace a tight Peebles defence. Biggar lost this home league derby 23-9 on Sat. Dec 10 2016 (Pic by Nigel Pacey)

Six yellow cards as Biggar lose Peebles derby

A sizeable crowd watched Biggar lose 23-9 in their home clash against Peebles, with Biggar getting an unprecedented five yellow cards, writes Alistair Stewart.

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