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Cricket: Mold pursue fading title hopes as Hawarden Park suffer

MOLD continued to show determination in the face of an almost insurmountable gap between them and Premier Division leaders Llandudno by claiming a seven-wicket win at home to Hawarden Park.Read

Football: Northop Hall Girls looking for new players

NORTHOP Hall Girls have added an under eights section to their ranks and are looking for more players to join them.Read

Rugby league: Noble calls on authorities to help Crusaders join Super League elite

BRIAN Noble has called upon rugby league’s authorities to help Crusaders progress to the next stage in Super League.Read

Tennis: Mold’s Matthew Sharp is heading for Wimbledon return

MOLD Tennis Club ace Matthew Sharp has qualified for the second successive year for the Wimbledon finals of the HSBC Road to Wimbledon competition.Read

Tennis: Hughes twins miss out on Mini Masters finals

A PAIR of Mold twins were unable to stop Archie Dubbins winning the Mini Orange Mixed Singles at Wrexham Tennis Centre’s Mini Circuit tournament.Read

Racing: Bangor-on-Dee brings fashion and racing together

JUMP racing and fashion combine tomorrow at Bangor-on-Dee Racecourse, with all the usual thrills of a day at the races combined with the glamour of fashion.Read

Cycling: Commonwealth Games rider Rob Partridge hits vein of form

WELSH Commonwealth Games cyclist Rob Partridge continued his run of form in the British Cycling Premier Calendar Series with fifth place in the 98-mile East Yorkshire Classic at Beverley on Sunday.Read

Swimming: Flintshire’s elite prepare to take on best of British

CAERWYS swimmer Charlotte Bryan will lead a team of six Swim Flintshire competitors at the British Nationals next week.Read

Snooker: Q Bar gives amateurs opportunity to qualify for Barry Hearn’s World Open

BARRY Hearn’s snooker revolution hits Chester on Sunday as amateur players are given the chance to qualify for the new World Open Championship.Read

Golf: Elder statesmen of Mold Golf Club narrowly miss out on Lawrence Batley over 80s titles

A DUO with a combined age of 170 is celebrating after scooping runners-up prizes in a prestigious national tournament.Read

Football: Cymru Alliance revamp fixture list

THE Cymru Alliance has announced changes to the provisional fixture list for the forthcoming season after consultation with member clubs.Read

Football: Saltney Town secure big business backing for maiden season

SALTNEY FC will run out adorned with the logos of Chester Heritage Tours and City Metals (UK) Limited in their first competitive season.Read

Football: Ron Bridges steps down as North Wales Coast FA referees officer

RON Bridges has stepped down as Referees Officer for the North Wales Coast FA and the league is now advertising for a replacement.Read

Cricket: Hodgkins chalks up Northop Hall’s best bowling performance since 1968

ADAM Hodgkins registered Northop Hall’s best bowling performance for more than four decades as the relegation battle-lines were drawn in the Premier Division.Read

Cricket: Rugby stars to do battle for children’s charity

THE second annual Wooden Spoon charity cricket game between the Legends of Rugby Union and the Legends of Rugby League will take place at Pontblyddyn Cricket Club on Sunday from 2.30pm.Read

Cricket: Northop Hall become Prestatyn’s first victims of the season

NORTHOP Hall have taken on the mantle no-one wanted after Prestatyn broke their Liverpool Competition Premier Division duck with a four-wicket victory over Danny Nolan’s side at Beach Close.Read

Cricket: Northop’s Lord’s dream ended by Quatt

NORTHOP’S dream of stepping out at Lord’s ended on Sunday as they were beaten by just 24 runs at Shropshire side Quatt.Read

Football: Mynydd Isa hornets make history at summer tournament

MYNYDD Isa Hornets under 7s are celebrating after becoming the first team from the club to win its own tournament.Read

Football: Penyffordd under 16s in Sweden for top international tournament

PENYFFORDD under 15s are in Sweden as Wales’ only representatives in the Gothia World Junior Cup in Sweden.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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