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Football: Halkyn launch comeback to snatch point against Bodedern

HALKYN United came from 2-0 down in Division Two of the Lock Stock Welsh Alliance to draw 2-2 with Bodedern Athletic.Read

Football: Nomads go through after crushing win at Pwllheli

GAP Connah’s Quay sailed effortlessly into the second round of the Welsh Cup with a 6-1 victory at Pwllheli.Read

Hockey: Gemma Ible brings home World Cup bronze

GEMMA Ible earned a bronze medal as England’s women beat Germany 2-0 in the Hockey World Cup bronze medal play-off in Argentina.Read

Football: Aston Park Rangers seal first win of the campaign

BRYAN Hughes struck an early goal for ASTON PARK RANGERS to decide their Clwyd League Premier Division match against St Asaph.Read

Cricket: Double title delight for Northop juniors

NORTHOP’s junior section has two champion sides after their under 9s and under 11s each won their respective North East Wales Junior League Finals to become champions of the region.Read

Ice skating: Deeside pair earn British Championship place

SKATING duo Josh Whidborne and Charlotte Aiken have given an exciting glimpse into their potential after topping the standings at the International Judging System (IJS) British Championship qualifiers held in Sheffield.Read

Cricket: Pontblyddyn snatch third as Connah’s Quay fall away

A STUNNING turnaround in the North Wales League Premier Division saw Pontblyddyn snatch third as their rivals fell.Read

Cricket: President’s XI defeat Flintshire county side

A CONFIDENT second-wicket stand of 141 pushed the President’s XI toward a 53-run victory over Flintshire’s county side in their traditional season-ending clash at Northop Hall’s Smithy Lane.Read

Cricket: Northop must refocus after missing out on promotion

IN Division One NORTHOP’S promotion push fizzled out late in the season but they still pulled together a winning draw to finish the campaign.Read

Cricket: Pontblyddyn deliver misery to clubs at top and bottom

STRUGGLING Welsh Cup semi-finalists Hawarden Park fought for a losing draw against visiting Pontblyddyn on Saturday.Read

Football: Gap Connah’s Quay win bragging rights with derby win over Flint Town United

THE first traditional Deeside Derby for 12 years saw Gap Connah’s Quay maintain their early-season dominance over the Cymru Alliance with a 4-2 win over Flint Town United at the Deeside Stadium.Read

Football: White Bear claim shock cup victory over Ewloe

WHITE Bear of Division Two beat Division One giants Ewloe SC 2-1 at home in the first round of the Deeside Sunday League’s Queensferry Sports Challenge Cup.Read

Football: Buckley Town defeat Porthmadog as Rhydymwyn secure first victory

BUCKLEY Town celebrated the news that James McIntosh and Mark Orme had pledged their futures to the club with a 2-0 win over Porthmadog in the Huws Gray Alliance.Read

Motorsport: Broughton’s Jamie Stanley battles with tyre issues at Snetterton as he misses out on a podium place

JAMIE Stanley and team mate Christian Dick stuttered home in fourth at Snetterton on bank holiday Monday after their tyres scuppered their hopes of extending their lead at the top of the British GT Championship.Read

Ice hockey: Flintshire Freeze endure tough pre-season tournament as coaches build for the future

FLINTSHIRE Freeze suffered a difficult weekend as the new-look Northern League faced-off at Newcastle’s Metro Radio Arena.Read

Hockey: Northop Hall become first club in Wales to receive junior development honour

NORTHOP Hall Hockey Club will go into the new season as Wales’ first fully accredited Two Stick club.Read

Golf: Flintshire claim Welsh title as Adam Wilson wins Faldo Series

FLINTSHIRE have won their first Welsh Inter-Counties Golf Championship.Read

Hockey: Gemma Ible enjoys England successes at Hockey World Cup in Argentina

ENGLAND Women have hit their straps in the Hockey World Cup in Rosario, Argentina.Read

Cricket: Pontblyddyn fun day to say thanks for volunteers hard work

AFTER taking last year off, Pontblyddyn Cricket Club’s Lads v Dads v Lasses event returns on Sunday from 12.30pm.Read

Rugby league: Crusaders face must-win final game against Hull KR to reach maiden play-offs

CRUSADERS’ entire Engage Super League season comes down to 80 minutes of action at the Racecourse on Saturday – and the club wants as many fans as possible there to help them secure their first ever play-off place.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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