April 2009 (page 1)

When Asif Ahmad decided to buy and build his own field in Fontana, California, a one-hour drive east of Los Angeles, he went the whole nine yards or in...

in Cricket - on 30/4/09

A new seed mixture for golf greens and bowling greens called MM8 has been introduced into Limagrain UK’s MM range of grass seed mixtures. Two new perennial...

in Industry News - on 30/4/09

Councillors have agreed to lease playing fields to two Nithsdale sports teams.

in Football - on 30/4/09

Doncaster Rovers fans could see less of Sean O'Driscoll's side during this summer's pre-season campaign than usual, due to the programmed end of season...

in Football - on 30/4/09

Applications of Primo MAXX to regulate turf growth over the coming weeks could help greenkeepers manage mowing more effectively during the Bank Holiday...

in Industry News - on 30/4/09

THE RFU Head Groundsman Keith Kent is giving playing surfaces throughout the country the Twickenham treatment with a unique series of personal pitch...

in Rugby - on 29/4/09

A Scottish Golf Club is tee-tering on the brink after a 40 per cent drop in membership this year.

in Golf - on 29/4/09

The epic charity bike ride to commemorate the much-missed Alan Lloyd, former groundsman at Cirencester Town, who died in 2007 on his 65th birthday, is...

in Football - on 29/4/09

Glamorgan CCC’s cricket pitch at the SWALEC Stadium, Cardiff, has been re-built on schedule by Kestrel Contractors Ltd.

in Cricket - on 29/4/09

The ECB are ploughing funds earned from Sky TV coverage to fund the game the grass-roots level

in Cricket - on 29/4/09

Latest news about Wembley

in Football - on 29/4/09

The following article is adapted from Duncan McGilvray's motivational seminar of the same name held during Harrogate Week 2009. It focuses on the present,...

in Training & Education - on 29/4/09

Glamorgan ground staff wrestle with a state-of-the-art Hover cover which refused to budge from the middle of Britain's newest Test ground.

in Cricket - on 29/4/09

The company which installed the Moscow pitch for the EUFA Champions League cup final last year has won the contract to design and build all of the African...

in Industry News - on 28/4/09

A British-made Mastenbroek drainage trencher has weathered the worst of the wintry excesses to help contractors finish extensive outfield improvement works...

in Industry News - on 28/4/09

The Hampden Park groundsman will not suffer the same fate as his English counterpart, despite the weekend's Homecoming Scottish Cup semi-finals being spoiled...

in Football - on 28/4/09

Rangers want the Hampden pitch replaced in time for the Scottish Cup Final on May 30 after another embarrassing weekend for the national stadium.

in Football - on 28/4/09

What could be more English than the thwack of leather upon willow under a leaden spring sky, the cries of bowler and fielders, and the scent of tea being...

in Cricket - on 27/4/09