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Flintshire Freeze: Free win final game but Solihull Barons could still steal second

FLINTSHIRE Freeze’s ENIHL North Two promotion fate is out of their hands despite cruising to an 8-1 win at Lancashire Raptors in their final match of the regular season.Read

Rugby league: Gareth Thomas scores maiden try for Crusaders

GARETH Thomas grounded his maiden try in the 13-man code as Crusaders celebrated their second away victory of the Super League season with a 20-10 win at Wakefield Trinity Wildcats.Read

Airbus UK Broughton: Wingmakers rocked by injury blows

AN injury curse has finally struck Airbus UK Broughton – leaving them without the services of at least two key players in the crucial run-in to the Welsh Premier campaign.Read

Flintshire Freeze: Freeze meet rivals for promotion in cup

FLINTSHIRE Freeze have one more outing before their biggest game of the season – against the team who could deny them the chance of promotion.Read

Boxing: Tom Doran signs with Ricky Hatton’s Hatton Promotions

A DEESIDE boxer has been hailed as North Wales’ answer to Joe Calzaghe after signing for Hatton Promotions.Read

Swimming: Buckley Swimming Club’s Sam Chamberlain breaks Welsh record

BUCKLEY Swimming Club sensation Sam Chamberlain broke the Welsh deaf record for the 200m breaststroke at the North Wales Championships.Read

Rugby league: Wales rugby union legend Gareth Thomas excited at joining Crusaders

THE legendary Gareth Thomas has officially switched codes to sign for Wrexham-based Super League side Crusaders in the highest profile migration from rugby union to rugby league ever.Read

Rugby league: Crusaders fall to Warrington Wolves in Super League

CRUSADERS’ winning run came to an end on Sunday as they suffered a 46-12 defeat at Warrington Wolves.Read

Airbus UK Broughton: Craig Harrison demands focus for Caersws clash

CRAIG Harrison has warned his Airbus UK Broughton side they must be on their game when lowly Caersws visit the Airfield on Saturday (2.30pm).Read

Chester City FC: Blues booted out of Conference

CHESTER City have just been expelled from the Football Conference in a vote by the league’s member clubs.Read

Boxing: Saltney boxers wow the crowds with show

DESPITE poor weather and poor health cutting the fight card down to eight bouts, Deva Police ABC of Saltney made sure they put on a real show for their paying guests.Read

Golf: Mold Golf Club revamps prices to attract more golfers

MOLD Golf Club has introduced a new membership category to make playing cheaper.Read

Archery: Finlay needs funds for shot at World Firefighter Games title

FIREFIGHTING archer Ian Finlay is appealing for help in his bid to compete at this year’s World Firefighter Games in South Korea.Read

Motorsport: Saltney’s Connor Ellis is making waves in the British Supersport Championships

YOUNG Supercross rider Connor Ellis was unable to compete in the final main event of his season after he was involved in a crash at the O2 Arena in London.Read

Hockey: Northop Hall cling to maximum points against Winnington Park

NORTHOP Hall welcomed Winnington Park to Glyndwr University on Saturday and just clung on to the points with a 4-3 win.Read

Hockey: Northop Hall 5ths romp to victory over Rhyl & District 4ths

A CRUSHING win for Northop Hall 5ths at home to Rhyl & District 4ths on Sunday has lifted the Smithy Lane boys up to second in North Wales League Division One.Read

Gap Connah’s Quay boss Mark McGregor looking to end Bangor City curse

GAP Connah’s Quay make their way to bogey club Bangor City in the Welsh Premier League tomorrow (7.30pm) – with Mark McGregor urgently looking to get more points on the board.Read

Author Profile

Alec Doyle is the senior sports reporter for the Chester Chronicle, Ellesmere Port Pioneer and Whitchurch Herald. From boxing to motorsport, tennis to football, his main focus is to give readers the best sports coverage available. Tel. 01244 606410.

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