Paul Third

Sports writer with the Press and Journal, based in Aberdeen.

Champion Bogie the one to beat

April 25, 2014

Defending Scottish rally championship champion David Bogie and co-driver Kevin Rae are targeting a fourth Granite City Rally win tomorrow after their dominant display at the Border Counties Rally last month.

On the road to inspiration

April 23, 2014

The final countdown to the inaugural Aberdeen Youth Games began this week with the start of a baton relay which promises to inspire hundreds of primary pupils across the city.

Scot: Beware social media

April 23, 2014

Golden oldie Alan McManus has told snooker's new generation to ditch Facebook and knuckle down after rolling back the years to defeat compatriot and four-time world champion John Higgins at the Crucible.

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April 22, 2014

Scotland beat MCC’s target of 149 to win by one wicket at Lord’s following dramatic last wicket stand from Majid Haq and Alasdair Evans.

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April 22, 2014

Celtic assistant manager Johann Mjallby is to leave the Scottish Premiership champions at the end of the season.

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April 22, 2014

Four-time former world snooker champion John Higgins has been knocked out of this year’s World Championship by fellow Scot Alan McManus.

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April 22, 2014

Peter Dawson is to retire as chief executive of the R&A and secretary of The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews next year.

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April 22, 2014

Fraserburgh FC will unveil their plaque in commemoration of the naming of the Jim Adams stand before Saturday’s game against Strathspey Thistle.

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April 22, 2014

Rothes manager Graeme Roy and his assistant Rab Mulheron have agreed new two year contracts with the club.

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April 22, 2014

The SFA have announced Celtic attacker Leigh Griffiths’s hearing has been adjourned until Thursday, May 22 to allow for the conclusion of the ongoing criminal investigation by Police Scotland.

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April 21, 2014

Money raised during the tournament will support a nationwide campaign Gallacher launched in December to make automated external defibrillators (AEDs) widely available at golf clubs and driving ranges in the UK and Ireland.

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April 21, 2014

Gallacher will captain one of the 70-plus teams taking part in the 54-hole event at Castle Stuart, Royal Dornoch and Nairn from September 30 to October2.

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Gallacher to tee up for charity

April 21, 2014

Former Ryder Cup captain Bernard Gallacher is to lead a field of nearly 300 golfers in theTomatin Homecoming Single Malt Pro-Am over three of Scotland’s most renowned links courses later this year.

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United to sack Moyes

April 21, 2014

David Moyes will be sacked as Manchester United manager, according to reports. Reports suggest the Scot’s ill-fated reign as Red Devils manager is near an end, possibly even before this weekend’s game at home to Norwich.

Heavyweights to hit Balgownie

April 1, 2014

Ryder Cup heavyweights Darren Clarke and Lee Westwood have confirmed they will join one of the strongest fields in the history of the Scottish Open at Royal Aberdeen in July.

Breaking Hearts is bottom line for Dons

April 1, 2014

Aberdeen manager Derek McInnes has warned his players they cannot pass up their scoring chances for a third time this season when they travel to Hearts tomorrow.

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