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Northern League and Palace Shield’s different plans for England’s World Cup quarter-final

Northern League cricket fixtures will go ahead as normal tomorrow – despite the fact that they will clash with the England football team’s World Cup quarter-final against Sweden.

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Holly Bradshaw

Pole vaulter Holly Bradshaw wins 10th national title

Euxton's Holly Bradshawflew to her fourth consecutive British outdoor pole vault title with ease.

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Adam Roscoe's spectacular overhead kick against Boston

Magpies stalwart Adam Roscoe is sad to be leaving

Magpies stalwart Adam Roscoe’s desire to carry on playing was the defining factor behind his departure from Chorley.

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Laura Massaro in action against Nour El Sherbini

Squash ace Laura Massaro out of British Open after semi-final loss

Chorley’s defending champion Laura Massaro has been eliminated from the 2018 Allam British Open after falling to a 3-2 defeat against World No.1 Nour El Sherbini inside Hull’s Airco Arena on semi-finals day.
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Chorley wicketkeeper Harry Barclay whips the bails off Rahman Shah's stumps but the Preston batsman survived

Youngsters impress for Chorley on opening weekend

Chorley chairman Peter Mockett was pleased to see a number of the club’s younger players come to the fore at the start of the season.

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Dale Whitham was a scorer at Brackley in midweek

Chorley’s party time before the serious stuff begins

Chorley can relax and enjoy their final game of the normal league season this weekend when they welcome Alfreton Town to Victory Park.

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Chorley looking to bounce back against Tamworth

Two contentious penalties saw Chorley suffer defeat at the hands of Leamington last night in the National League North.

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Lisa Whiteside

Chorley-born boxer Lisa Whiteside wins boxing gold medal at Commonwealth Games

Lisa Whiteside is the Commonwealth Games champion after she defeated Northern Ireland’s Carly McNaul in the flyweight final on the Gold Coast.

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Holly Bradshaw

Pole vaulter Holly Bradshaw finishes fourth in Commonwealth Games

A maiden Commonwealth Games medal just eluded Holly Bradshaw on Friday but the Preston pole-vaulter insists there is plenty more to come from her this summer.
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Laura Massaro

Squash ace Laura Massaro moves into last four of doubles

Chorley squash star Laura Massaro is one win away from a shot at Commonwealth Games gold.
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Lisa Whiteside

Preston boxer Lisa Whiteside wins semi-final and will fight for Commonwealth Games gold

Lisa Whiteside may force the great Barry McGuigan to switch allegiances on Sunday as the Preston puncher goes for Commonwealth Games gold in Australia.
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Jake Cottrell, right, challenges for the ball during Chorley's win over AFC Telford United (photo: Josh Vosper)

Magpies ready for play-off six-pointer

A crucial play-off encounter awaits Chorley tomorrow when they welcome Blyth Spartans to Victory Park.

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Dave Ryding

Chorley skier Dave Ryding wins British Championship for ninth time

British Olympian Dave Ryding defended his slalom title for the ninth time at the Delancey British Alpine Skiing Championships in Tignes on Friday.

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Dale Whitham is suspended for the game against Spennymoor

Lancashire Trophy progress can boost Chorley’s play-off bid

Matt Jansen believes Chorley’s progression to the final of the LFA Challenge Trophy will act as a boost to their play-off ambitions.

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Current Lancaster City player Paul Jarvis struck the winning penalty for Chorley when the two sides met in the final of the LFA Challenge Trophy in 2016

Dolly Blues eye-up place in final by beating Chorley

Lancaster City boss Phil Brown is quietly confident his team can spring a surprise on Wednesday evening.
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Chorley skipper Andrew Teague

Teague sets sights on play-off charge

Captain Andrew Teague has branded Chorley’s form since Christmas as ‘not good enough’.

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John Gibson has retired from coaching squash

Big Interview: Squash coach John Gibson

Craig Salmon talks to squash coaching stalwart John Gibson, who has announced his retirement after 25 years of dedication to the sport

Squash stalwart John Gibson is proud of everything he has accomplished after dedicating much of his life to helping children in the area get more active.

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Chorley's Jake Cottrell should be fit to face Nuneaton after illness (photo: Josh Vosper)

Matt throws down gauntlet to his men

Matt Jansen has challenged his Chorley players to go the rest of the season in the National League North unbeaten.

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Dave Ryding

Dave Ryding claims top 10 place in slalom at Winter Olympics

From Pendle to Pyeongchang, Chorley's Dave Ryding became the first British alpine skier to crack an Olympic top 10 in 30 years, then immediately set his sights on greater glory.

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Jack Catterall with Tyrone Nurse after winning the British title

New trainer for Chorley star Jack

Chorley boxer Jack Catterall has switched trainers

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