40 YEARS AGO
GOLF: Stamford’s Mark James won his first tournament as a professional. Rounds of 66 and 69 gave himvictory anda£400prize in the Second City Midland PGA event in Birmingham. FOOTBALL: Teenage striker JimmyWatsonscoredthe first Peterborough League goal of the season, netting after 90 seconds for Parson Drove Reserves in a 5-1 win over March Reserves. Ron Anthony, Frank Gloster and Gary Scotcher (2) were also on target for Drove. FOOTBALL: The Parson Droveseniorsidewerenotso convincing in their opening PremierDivisiongame. They lost 2-0 at home to Eye United, forwhomMelLandinand Nick Papworth scored. CRICKET: Bruce Pell made 80notoutasCastor beat Upwood by 70 runs in the Jack Goodwin League.