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England to play Cardiff home game

GLAMORGAN'S Sophia Gardens ground in Cardiff will play host to a full England international for the first time next year when the Ashes winners take on Pakistan in the first of five NatWest Series One-Day Internationals on Wednesday, August 30. Read

Olympics a capital idea

THE prospect of the Olympic Games coming to Britain in 2012 has been greeted with delight by leaders of Elles-mere Port's sporting community. Read

Grand gesture saves scheme

BASKETBALL: THREE Ellesmere Port schoolgirls are hoping their dreams of representing England in August's European Championships will come true thanks to a kind-hearted Pioneer reader.Read

Veterans lose their race date

A SECOND World War veteran says he and his comrades have been let down by Chester Racecourse after the Cheshire Regiment lost the annual handicap race run in its name.Read

Vauxhall Motors celebrate

Vauxhall cavaliers dump QPR out of Cup

VAUXHALL FC stunned the football world last night as they knocked Second Division QPR out of the FA Cup.Read

Author Profile

Christopher Beesley has worked in the region for Trinity Mirror titles since 2000. An award-winning multimedia sports journalist specialising on the Merseyside area, he writes on Everton and Liverpool who he has covered both in the Premier League and in European competition plus Tranmere Rovers. Tel: 0151 472 2584.