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Cricket: Ewloe Green girls retain North Wales title but boys just miss out

THE girls of Ewloe Green County Primary School were crowned North Wales kwik cricket champions for the second successive year but their boys narrowly avoided making it a memorable double triumph in the North Wales Kwik Cricket Tournament.Read

Cricket: Northop Hall finish on a low with defeat at Newton-le-Willows

NORTHOP Hall Cricket Club finished their season just one place outside the relegation zone in the Liverpool and District Competition Premier Division after losing at Newton-le-Willows.Read

Football: Halkyn United rise to the top of the Lock Stock Welsh Alliance

THE Welsh Trophy meant that the only Flintshire sides in league action in the Lock Stock Welsh Alliance were in Division Two, where Halkyn United returned from Gaerwen 3-2 winners.Read

Football: Holywell Town progress in Welsh Trophy

HOLYWELL TOWN progressed into the third round of the Welsh Trophy with a 2-0 win at Aberaeron.Read

Football: Gap Connah’s Quay suffer shock cup exit at Rhos Aelwyd

A SHOCK defeat saw Gap Connah’s Quay dumped out of the Huws Gray Alliance League Cup in the first round 3-2 by Rhos Aelwyd.Read

Football: Late effort gives Sychdyn a point

A 90th minute strike from Tim Hughes rescued a point for Sychdyn in the Clwyd League Premier Division.Read

Football: Llansantffraid Village put paid to Mold Alex’s Welsh Trophy dream

MOLD ALEX crashed out of the Welsh Trophy after they slumped to a 6-0 defeat at home to Lansantffraid Village.Read

Golf: Penyffordd’s Nick Hodge hits first hole-in-one at North Wales Championships

ACHIEVING a hole-in-one is one of the greatest feelings a golfer can experience.Read

Rugby league: Chance to see Gareth Thomas don Welsh jersey once more at The Racecourse Ground, Wrexham

INTERNATIONAL rugby league is coming to The Racecourse Ground in Wrexham, giving Crusaders fans a chance to see a bit more of Gareth Thomas in action.Read

Boxing: Saltney’s Deva Police ABC secure Irish fight deal

TOMMY Dix, former Chester boxer and coach at Deva Police ABC in Saltney, visited a show in Ireland to forge links with the Holy Family ABC in Belfast.Read

Swimming: Charlotte Bryan leads Welsh to medal haul

CHARLOTTE Bryan led the way for Swim Flintshire at the 2010 UK School Games.Read

Motorsport: Jamie Stanley makes early bid to seal GT Championship title

BROUGHTON racer Jamie Stanley goes to historic Brands Hatch this weekend hoping to wrap up the Avon Tyres British GT Championship G4 title with one race remaining.Read

Martial arts: Youth Olympic gold medalist Jade Jones targets glory at the British Open

BRITAIN’S first-ever Youth Olympic gold medallist Jade Jones will aim to add another gold to her collection at the British Open Tae Kwon-do Championships in Manchester’s Sport City this weekend.Read

Rugby league: Crusaders bow out of Super League play-offs as Brian Noble ponders future

BRAVE Crusaders fell at the first hurdle in their maiden Engage Super League play-off match at Huddersfield.Read

Rowing: Mold’s Andrew Davies targets Team GB spot

FLINTSHIRE rower Andrew Davies has set his sights on winning a Team GB vest in the next round of international trials next month in Boston, Lincolnshire.Read

Cricket: Northop Hall hand Lytham title advantage after defeat

NORTHOP Hall were not the only ones rueing their defeat to league leaders Lytham on the penultimate weekend of the Liverpool and District Competition Premier Division season.Read

Football: Rhydymwyn crash out of Welsh Cup

RHYDYMWYN crashed out of the Welsh Cup in the first round with a 4-1 defeat at the hands of BUCKLEY TOWN but Rhyd boss Phil Eaton was not too concerned.Read

Football: Mold Alex get season on track with win

A SLIMMED-DOWN Welsh National League programme saw MOLD ALEX recovered from their poor start to the campaign with a 2-1 win over Corwen.Read

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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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