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BT Sport reveals the five Betfred Cup games it will show live

Five Betfred Cup group games will be shown live on BT Sport, two of them involving Hearts.

The first game to be screened will be Kilmarnock v St Mirren on Friday 13 July. Next up is Raith Rovers v Hearts on 21 July, with the game taking place at East Fife’s Bayview due to work at Stark’s Park.

Dundee v Dunfermline on 22 July is also live, as is Clyde v Motherwell on 28 July and Hearts’ v Inverness Caledonian Thistle the following day.

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Inverness Caley Thistle are the current holders of the IRN-BRU Cup after defeating Dumbarton in the final in March. Picture: SNS.

English clubs to be invited to play in Irn-Bru Cup

The Irn-Bru Cup will become a complete British and Irish affair after Uefa gave the SPFL approval
to include two teams from England’s Vanarama National League in next season’s knockout competition.

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John Hughes failed to save the club from relegation. Picture: SNS

Former Raith Rovers star blasts John Hughes over 2017 tenure

Former Raith Rovers player Bobby Barr has criticised John Hughes for his part in getting the Stark’s Park side relegated to League One at the tail end of the 2016/17 season.

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Hearts manager Craig Levein and Inverness coach John Robertson will meet in the Betfred League Cup. Picture: SNS

Hearts handed reunion with John Robertson in Betfred Cup

Hearts will be up against Tynecastle legend John Robertson in next season’s Betfred Cup after the draw for the group stage paired them with Inverness Caledonian Thistle.

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Why Hamburg’s relegation means less David Bates compensation for Rangers

Rangers will receive less money for David Bates from Hamburg than previously thought, after Die Rothosen were relegated to the German second tier.

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Alan Young quit his role as Raith Rovers chairman immediately after the side's play-off loss to Alloa. Picture: SNS Group

Raith Rovers chairman quits after side fails in promotion bid

Raith Rovers chairman Alan Young has resigned with immediate effeect following the club’s loss in the play-offs.

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Ayr's Craig Moore with the Ladbrokes League One trophy. SNS/Sammy Turner

Ayr pip Raith Rovers to League One title in final day drama

Ayr United held their nerve when it mattered most to claim their first league title since 1997 and break Raith Rovers’ hearts.

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Raith expect compensation from David Bates’ move to Hamburg

Raith Rovers will be due compensation should David Bates complete his move from Rangers to Hamburg, the Kirkcaldy club has claimed.

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Craig Moore hit a late winner for Ayr. Picture: SNS/Rob Casey

League 1 round-up: Ayr leave it late to stay three points clear

Pacesetters Ayr United and Raith Rovers both left it late to seal victories and pull further away from the chasing pack.

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Lawrence Shankland was on target for Ayr United. Picture: Michael Gillen

Raith still a point clear at top after tousy clash with Ayr

Raith Rovers kept their one-point lead at the top after an ill-tempered 1-1 draw with closest rivals Ayr United at Stark’s Park.

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Celtic youngster Regan Hendry joins Raith Rovers on loan

Raith Rovers have confirmed the signing of Celtic youngster Regan Hendry on loan until the rest of the season.

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Martin Boyle, right, is tied to Hibs until 2021. Picture: SNS

The 2016/17 Scottish Championship players who’ve improved in the top flight

The Scottish lower leagues can sometimes be an untapped gold mine of talent.

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Dumbarton's Alistair Roy celebrates after scoring to make it 2-0. Picture: SNS/Rob Casey

Dumbarton 2 - 0 Raith Rovers: Sons ease into the last four

This was a lot more comfortable than the scoreline suggests for Dumbarton, who in the process advanced to the semi-final of a national cup competition for the first time since they played Hearts in the same stage of the Scottish Cup way back in the days of flapping denim flares and sideburns in 1976.

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Aberdeen captain Willie Miller celebrates the stunning 3-2 win over Bayern Munich in the 1983 Cup-Winners' Cup quarter-finals. Picture: SNS

Bayern Munich’s surprisingly modest record in Scotland

Bayern Munich face Celtic tonight in the Champions League seeking only their third competitive win on Scottish soil. The five-time European champions’ record in this country is surprisingly modest and reads: P9 W2 D4 L3 F11 A11.

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Raith Rovers' Bobby Barr (left) secured the win. Picture: SNS/Craig Williamson

St Mirren 1 - 3 Raith Rovers: Buddies punished by clinical Fifers

St Mirren, beaten finalists last season, paid the penalty for prioritising promotion here when they surrendered the lead and missed out on a quarter-final place.

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Police have issued an image of a man they want to trace after a football player was hit by a coin during a match.

Police release image in Raith Rovers v Dundee Utd coin throw case

Police have issued an image of a man they want to trace after a football player was hit by a coin during a match.

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Lewis Vaughan, who has scored 13 goals in nine matches so far, shows off his League 1 Player of the Month trophy for August. Picture: SNS.

Lewis Vaughan reviving Raith Rovers after applying fatal blow

Lewis Vaughan is desperate to fire Raith Rovers back to the Championship after playing a massive role in sending them down to League 1.

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Nicky Clark hit a double in Dunfermline Athletic's defeat of Buckie Thistle. Picture: SNS/Craig Foy

Irn-Bru Cup Round-up: Pars progress as Premiership U20s exit

Dunfermline moved smoothly into the last 16 of the Irn-Bru Cup with a 3-0 win at Buckie Thistle.

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Ross Callachan: Dream move

Craig Levein makes double signing as Hearts bid to plug gaps

Hearts have bolstered their attacking options with the signing of winger Manuel Milinkovic, who joined Ross Callachan as a final day acquisition.

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Ross Callachan in action for Raith Rovers against Hearts in the Scottish Cup last season. Picture: SNS

What Hearts will be getting in new signing Ross Callachan

Ross Callachan has become Craig Levein’s first signing as Hearts boss after signing a two-year deal from Raith Rovers. Craig Fowler looks at the transfer.

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