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Chorley Ladies narrowly beaten

Chorley travelled to the league leaders Brighouse Town Ladies and were narrowly edged out 2-1.
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Laura Massaro (left) in semi-final action (photo: PSA)

Semi-final exit for Laura in Hong Kong

Chorley’s England squash No.1 Laura Massaro bowed out of the 2017 Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial Hong Kong Open at the semi-final stage of the PSA World Series event.

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Nick Haughton and Matt Jansen at the final whistle (photo: Josh Vosper)

Chorley denied right at the death

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Chorley were seconds away from recording what would have been a deserved victory, writes MIKE NEILD.

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Laura Massaro (right) beat Tesni Evans (photo: PSA)

Massaro in semi-final clash with world No.1

Chorley’s England squash No.1 Laura Massaro is through to the semi-finals of the 2017 Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial Hong Kong Open.

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Laura Massaro on her way to victory (photo: PSA)

Chorley’s Massaro into Hong Kong quarter-final

Squash world No.4 Laura Massaro came through a tricky tie with USA No.1 Olivia Blatchford to book her place in the last eight of the 2017 Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial Hong Kong Open, PSA World Series event.

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Action from Colne v Chorley (photo: Andy Pritchard)

Reynolds thrilled by Magpies draw

Bamber Bridge manager Neil Reynolds could not hide his delight after his team were paired with derby rivals Chorley in the Lancashire FA Challenge Trophy.

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Sharon Jones at Samlesbury Hall

Wayward golfers in blitz on historic hall

Donald Campbell’s Bluebird was built there, but now drivers of a different kind are crashing into Samlesbury Hall.

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Scarlett Smith beats the goalkeeper Chisnall to the ball

Foxes are up next in FA Cup for Chorley Ladies

Chorley Ladies will face Leicester City second round of the SSE Women’s FA Cup after their 4-0 win at Norton Ladies.

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Dave Ryding

Ryding has got Brit between his teeth!

Dave Ryding’s continued World Cup slalom success is “debunking the myth” that Great Britain cannot compete in traditional alpine disciplines.

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Laura Massaro (right) on her way to victory against qualifier Hania El Hammamy (photo: PSA)

Massaro progresses in Hong Kong

Chorley’s world No.4 Laura Massaro defeated Egyptian qualifier Hania El Hammamy to reach the second round of the 2017 Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial Hong Kong Squash Open, PSA World Series tournament.

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Chorley FC 1954-55 season: Roy Hatsell is on front row second on left. On his right is Harry McShane player manager whose son is Lovejoy actor Ian McShane

Roy recalls playing for Chorley against Fleetwood – and winning

In the wake of last week’s dramatic FA Cup clash between Chorley and Fleetwood, Guardian reader Roy Hatsell can recall the last time they played against each other – 62 years earlier!

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Josh Wilson

Chorley 2, Nuneaton 2

A pulsating second half kept a crowd of 1,306 enthralled as Chorley fought back magnificently after going two goals behind to a lively and enterprising Nuneaton side.

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Andrew Teague (left) congratulates goalscorer Marcus Carver

Cup agony can spur Magpies on in league says Teague

Chorley captain Andrew Teague has urged his team-mates to use their FA Cup heartbreak has motivation for another strong promotion push.

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Chorley players despondent at the final whistle

Jansen gutted after FA Cup exit

Chorley manager Matt Jansen admitted his players were left shattered after they suffered last-gasp FA Cup heartbreak last night at Victory Park.

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Marcus Carver scores for Chorley

Chorley 1, Fleetwood 2

Chorley suffered FA Cup heartache after 10-man Fleetwood Town snatched victory in stoppage time to send them spinning out of the competition.

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Chorley 'keeper Phil Priestley punches the ball clear

All change for Fleetwood chairman Pilley since Victory Park visit of 2006

It was at Victory Park in April 2006 that Fleetwood picked up a 1-1 draw on their way to clinching automatic promotion from the Northern Premier League first division.

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Andy Pilley

Pilley: Chorley can follow Fleetwood’s example

Fleetwood chairman Andy Pilley sees no reason why tonight’s FA Cup hosts Chorley cannot follow in his club’s footsteps to the Football League.

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Magpies boss Matt Jansen

Magpies get set for night in cup spotlight

Chorley boss Matt Jansen says tonight’s FA Cup clash against Fleetwood Town at Victory Park is a bigger game for the club than the play-off final at Halifax.

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Jansen with Chorley skipper Andrew Teague

Pressure on Cod Army says Magpies boss

Chorley boss Matt Jansen says his National League North side have nothing to lose against Fleetwood Town in Monday’s FA Cup first-round tie as he urged his players to enjoy their moment in the spotlight.

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Win number six for Jeffers

Jeffers scores points win on Liverpool show

Eccleston boxing prospect Mark Jeffers maintained his 100 per cent record as a professional with a points win over the experienced Christian Hoskin Gomez at the BT Convention Centre in Liverpool.

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