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Hannah Rankin weighs in ahead of her IBO Super-Welterweight World Title fight with Sarah Curran. Picture: Craig Foy/SNS

Boxer Hannah Rankin ready for third tilt at world title

The Lagoon Leisure Centre in Paisley is never likely to be mistaken for Madison Square Garden in New York City or Las Vegas’ MGM Grand. The smaller of the two swimming pools becomes a form of pensioner soup as bodies bob up and down to a water aerobic beat, while next door in the gym hall harassed mums take out their frustrations in a body combat class. The nearest it gets to drama is when they turn the wave machine on in the main pool.

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Callum Skinner visited the Scotland rugby team this week in a bid to freshen up his own training ideas and sharpen his 'edge'. Picture: Jeff Holmes.

Callum Skinner hails Cycling World Championships move to Glasgow

As he enjoys the benefits of his extended break from cycling, it is impossible to say for certain whether Callum Skinner will still be racing competitively aged 30 come 2023. In fact, given his coy teasing about a personal announcement at some point in the next few weeks, you begin to wonder just what might be next for the Olympic gold and silver 
medallist.

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St Mirren's Cody Cooke scores St. Mirren's first. Pic: Roddy Scott/SNS

St Mirren 3 - 2 Alloa: Ten-man hosts stage dramatic comeback win

Kyle McAllister’s timing could not have been better. Just a day after returning to St Mirren on loan, and with just three minutes remaining of a compelling, topsy-turvy Scottish Cup tie, the winger jigged in off the right touchline before unleashing a shot with such precision that it broke Alloa Athletic hearts.

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