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Chris Maguire’s view on the local cricket scene

The omens weren’t good ahead of the new cricket season. My batting performances were so bad in the pre-season nets that one of the new players asked if I was a bowler!

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British IBF heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua is set to take on heavyweight legend Wladimir Klitschko this Saturday at Wembley stadium.

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Laura Massaro in action against Raneem El Welily (photo: PSA)

Massaro exits after bright start in quarter-finals in Egypt

Chorley’s world No.2 Laura Massaro is out of the Orascom Development PSA Women’s World Championship.

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Broken hip sees cyclist crash out

Broken hip sees cyclist crash out

Last year’s winner of the Chorley Grand Prix is injured, rendering him unable to race this Saturday.

Laura Massaro (right) against Joelle King (photo: PSA)

Massaro’s through to quarters in Egypt

Chorley’s 2013 world squash champion Laura Massaro moved through to the quarter-finals of the Orascom Development PSA Women’s World Championship after the world No.2 overcame Joelle King in a four-game encounter in El Gouna, 

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Have a go at... kickboxing

A sport based on kicking and punching, historically developed from Karate, Muay Thai, Kun Khmer, and Boxing. It is a combination of boxing, martial arts and aerobics.

Jack Catterall (right) against Martin Gethin

Jack’s night to remember

Chorley’s Jack Catterall felt ‘back to his best’ after emphatically retaining his World Boxing Organization (WBO) Inter-Continental Super-Lightweight title against Martin Gethin.

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Grand National 2017: Another winner for racehorse owner Trevor Hemmings?

The Randox Health Grand National takes place on Saturday April 8.

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Jack Catterall. Photo: Kelvin Stuttard

Catterall confident he’ll open doors with Gethin win

Jack Catterall believes victory over Martin Gethin on Saturday night will open some big doors for him.

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Dave Ryding (photo: Vanessa Fry photography)

Ryding is not satisfied

It came as no surprise when Dave Ryding secured a record eighth Delancey British National Alpine Ski Championship title on Friday, but that is not to say the Slalom star was content with his performance on the piste.

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Jack Catterall (left) fights Diego Gonzalo Luque in the Intercontinental Super-lightweight Championship at Paisley Lagoon Centre, Paisley. Photo credit: Craig Watson/PA Wire

FIGHTING TALK: Jack Catterall’s exclusive boxing column

This will be one of my toughest weeks in camp ahead of my fight with Martin Gethin.

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Ryding faces fight to win National title

He may have a World Cup slalom podium to his name this year, but skier Dave Ryding is anticipating a fight to win at the Delancey British National Alpine Ski Championships.

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Laura Massaro pictured with men's winner Gregory Gaultier (left)

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.

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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