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Laura lifts the title again

Chorley’s World No.5 Laura Massaro became the first Englishwoman since Janet Morgan in 1951 to lift the prestigious Allam British Open squash title on two occasions after she saw off compatriot Sarah-Jane Perry in the final of the 2017 edition of the World Series tournament.

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Laura Massaro on her way to victory at the British Open

Massaro moves through to semi-finals of British Open

Chorley's Laura Massaro came up with an impressive performance to dispatch World No.3 Raneem El Welily and move into the semi-finals of the 2017 Allam British Open

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Laura Massaro (right) in action against Egyptian qualifier Mayar Hany (Photo: PSA)

Laura’s in last eight

Chorley’s Laura Massaro moved through to the quarter-finals of the British Open thanks to victory over Mayer Hany.

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Chorley Athletic and Triathlon Club's winning junior members

County success for junior Chorley athletes

A successful winter of racing for the juniors of Chorley Athletic and Triathlon Club has resulted in 18 athletes being chosen to represent Lancashire across the cross country and sports hall teams.

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Jack Catterall

Jack: Gethin’s style will play to my strengths

Chorley’s Jack Catterall says Martin Gethin’s aggressive style will be his downfall when the 140lbs rivals clash next month.

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Laura Massaro of England in action against Nouran Gohar of Egypt during day one of the PSA Dubai World Series (Photo by Francois Nel/Getty Images)

Massaro eyes more glory in Hull

Chorley squash star and England No.1 Laura Massaro is eyeing another Allam British Open title.

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Catterall - April fight date

Catterall predicts defeat for title rival

Chorley's Jack Catterall says Martin Gethin's aggressive style will be his downfall when the rivals clash next month.

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Masseur Sally Barker in front of the staduim in Rio

Injury clinic on hand at Chorley Grand Prix

A sports therapist who has 
massaged the likes of Olympian Sir Chris Hoy will be on hand for cyclists at the Chorley Grand Prix.

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FIGHTING TALK: Chorley boxer Jack Catterall’s first exclusive column

It was a big decision for me to make the leap from amateur to professional four years ago, but I’d say to any young fighter wanting to make the next stop that it won’t be easy –nothing in life worth having is – but the key is to just go for it and give it your all, not just in a fight but day-in-day out.

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Smith will aid Lancashire Thunder

New role for ex-Lancashire all-rounder Smith

Former Old Trafford skipper Tom Smith has been named the new assistant coach of Lancashire Thunder women's team
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Your free £5 bet on the Cheltenham Festival with BetSid

Your free £5 bet on the Cheltenham Festival with BetSid

Fast-off-the-mark Lancashire bookmaker BetSid is galloping ahead, after opening its seventh store in time for the highlight of the racing season, The Cheltenham Festival.

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Free £5 Cheltenham Festival bet with BetSid

Fast-off-the-mark Lancashire bookmaker BetSid is galloping ahead, after opening its seventh store in time for the highlight of the racing season, The Cheltenham Festival.

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Last year’s winner of the Chorley Grand Prix Edmund Bradbury to return to defend title

Last year’s winner of the Chorley Grand Prix Edmund Bradbury to return to defend title

Last year’s winner of the Chorley Grand Prix is gearing up to return to defend his title at the elite road race on April 15.

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Retired cricketer Tom Smith was the captain of Lancashire

Big Interview: Tom Smith

Tom Smith knew Lancashire were on their way to title glory the moment he snaffled a catch to dismiss Hampshire’s Neil McKenzie.

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Stuart Maddox

Stuart hopes to make a real fist of it!

Former Southlands High School student Stuart Maddox is hoping to make a real ‘fist of things’ when he gets in the ring later this year.

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Leyland Cricket Club captain David Makinson

Lancashire cricket leagues in historic link-up

Cricket’s Palace Shield has decided on a momentous change, one of the most significant in its history spanning more than a century - it has given the go-ahead to a tie-up with the Northern Premier League.

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Laura Massaro (photo: www.nationalsquashchampionships.com/)

Laura claims National crown

Chorley’s Laura Massaro won her second National Squash Championship title in a row to further establish her dominance at the top of the women’s game in England.

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Catterall (right) April defence

Chorley champion ready for title defence

Chorley’s Jack Catterall will defend his WBO inter-continental super-llghtweight title against Walsall’s Martin Gethin at the Manchester Arena on April 8.

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Ronnie O'Sullivan to cut back on interviews after latest controversy

Ronnie O'Sullivan insists he will no longer give in-depth interviews after the latest controversy regarding his comments to the media.
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Chorley ski star Dave Ryding

Dave’s Ryding high with one year to go

The unprecedented success of so many of its athletes across a range of sports so far this season suggests Great Britain could make Pyeongchang 2018 their best Winter Olympics of all time.

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