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Airbus UK Broughton: Cassidy completes big move to Wolves

AIRBUS UK Broughton could be set for a huge cash windfall if teenage striker Jake Cassidy becomes a success at Wolves.Read

Cricket: Enemy counties target cup final meeting

FIERCE rivals Flintshire and Denbighshire have been kept apart in the draw for the third annual North Wales inter-counties Twenty20 competition being staged at Corwen on Sunday (10am) – but there could be fireworks if they meet in the final.Read

Cricket: Hat-trick from Lancashire youngster crushes Hall

NORTHOP Hall remain on the fringes of the Liverpool and District Competition Premier Division relegation dogfight after a Gavin Griffiths hat-trick consigned them to defeat at Smithy Lane.Read

Cricket: Hawarden Park climb away from relegation zone

HAWARDEN Park put more distance between themselves and the relegation mire with a 78-run victory over Mochdre.Read

Cricket: Connah’s Quay closing in on second-placed Mold in North Wales League Premier

THE battle for second place in the North Wales League Premier Division is heating up after MOLD lost at home to Bangor.Read

Football: Saltney Town bring football back to community after 12 year absence

SALTNEY Town finally took to the field for the first competitive match in the town for 12 years on Saturday.Read

Football: Mold Alex recover from three down to earn point on opening day

MOLD Alex found themselves 3-0 down early on in their Welsh National League Premier Division curtain-raiser against Johnstown.Read

Football: Gary Speed takes the reins at Sheffield United

GARY Speed has been appointed manager of Championship outfit Sheffield United after the club sacked Kevin Blackwell on Saturday.Read

Motorsport: Stirling Moss to make Oulton Park comeback

FORMULA One legend Sir Stirling Moss will join classic racers to compete for a trophy in his honour at the Oulton Park Gold Cup on the August Bank Holiday weekend.Read

Tennis: Rachel Yates of Sychdyn stars on court

SYCHDYN tennis ace Rachel Yates has been the girl to beat this summer.Read

Ice skating: Deeside ace Katie Powell picks up tips on success from Sir Clive Woodward

DEESIDE Olympic hopeful Katie Powell has met rugby union World Cup-winning coach Sir Clive Woodward as part of a fast-track scheme to prepare for the 2018 Winter Olympics.Read

Cricket: Williams the hero as Northop Hall claim important win

RELEGATION-threatened Northop Hall pulled out a sensational result at Hightown, winning by two wickets in the Liverpool Competition Premier Division.Read

Cricket: Flintshire grab a share of the County Championship with victory over Monmouthshire

FLINTSHIRE inflicted a seven-wicket defeat on Monmouthshire in their final match at Montgomery CC.Read

Badminton: Commonwealth champions Gail Emms and Nathan Robertson host masterclass in Flint

A MASTERCLASS from Commonwealth champions Gail Emms and Nathan Robertson has helped sharpen up the skills of Flintshire’s most dedicated badminton players.Read

Airbus UK Broughton: Wolves take Cassidy on trial as McIntosh bids farewell to the Airfield

STAR striker Jake Cassidy may not spend long at the Airfield after earning a trial at English Premiership side Wolverhampton Wanderers.Read

Football: Holywell fall in final preseason game as Wrexham edge win

HOLYWELL Town completed their preseason campaign with a 1-0 defeat against a Wrexham youth side.Read

Football: Buckley bag McIntosh as Flintshire clubs look forward to season opener

BUCKLEY have signalled their intention not to allow the relegated Welsh Premier sides to have it all their own way in the Cymru Alliance this year with the signing of Airbus UK Broughton’s James McIntosh.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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