PHOTO SLIDESHOW: Weekend sports action

Chad photographers Roger Grayson and Jane Hilton captured the action at some of the sporting fixtures across the area this weekend.

Look out for photos from football and cricket to mark the start of the cricket season - Farnsfield meeting Mansfield Hosiery Mills.

In football we have action from Rainworth Welfare against Newcastle Town in the Evo-Stick Northern Premier League Division One South and from Shirebrook Town at home to Rossington Main in the Baris Northern Counties East League Division One.

Plus there is action in the Blue Square Bet Premier as Alfreton Town hosted Luton Town and from the Mansfield and District Chad Sunday League Intermediate Cup Final, which saw Mansfield Police defeat Kings Arms 3-2.

In youth football look out for photos from the top of the table clash netween Manor FC Under 9s and Robin Hood Red Under 9s.

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