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Nantwich Town suffer third league defeat on the run with 2-1 loss at Ashton

Nantwich Town suffer third league defeat on the run with 2-1 loss at Ashton

By Ryan Batty
Nantwich Town were condemned to their third league defeat on the bounce at a sun-kissed afternoon at Ashton United.

A first-half injury-time free kick clinched the points for the hosts after the Dabbers had levelled an early Ashton opener.

April 22, 2018 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Final whistle - Manager Dave Cooke punches the air in celebration

Nantwich Town to play Cheshire Cup Final on May 2

Nantwich Town will play their Cheshire Senior Cup final against Stockport Town FC on May 2.

Dave Cooke’s team clinched their place in the final with a dramatic 4-3 semi-final win at home to Stalybridge Celtic on Monday night.

April 19, 2018 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Nantwich teenage showjumper selected for Great Britain in Nations Cup

Nantwich teenage showjumper selected for Great Britain in Nations Cup

A teenage girl from Nantwich has been selected to represent Great Britain in the Nations Cup showjumping event in France.

The selection of 13-year-old Madison Heath marks a remarkable rise for the youngster who will now compete for her country in Fontainbleau on May 3-6.

April 18, 2018 0 comments Other sports, Sport
Crewe & Nantwich RUFC earn £10,000 Sale Sharks boost thanks to Curry twin stars

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC earn £10,000 Sale Sharks boost thanks to Curry twin stars

The coffers of Crewe and Nantwich RUFC have been boosted by £10,000 thanks to the hottest Currys in town!

The Vagrants club received the cash from Sale Sharks after honing the talents of England and Sale Sharks starlets Ben and Tom Curry.

April 18, 2018 0 comments Rugby, Sport
Nantwich Town reach Cheshire Cup Final after thrilling win over Stalybridge

Nantwich Town reach Cheshire Cup Final after thrilling win over Stalybridge

Nantwich Town reached their second successive Cheshire Senior Cup final after a dramatic semi-final victory over Stalybridge Celtic.

The Dabbers and their Evo-Stik Premier Division rivals locked horns over 120 minutes at the Weaver Stadium last night (April 16).

April 17, 2018 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Crewe FC celebrate victory in FA Sunday Cup final

Crewe FC celebrate victory in FA Sunday Cup final

Crewe FC won the final of the Crewe FA Sunday Cup with a 3-1 victory over rivals Crewe Athletic.

Lee Mellor scored a hat-trick for Crewe FC to lead them to the win at the Cumberland Sports ground in Crewe.

April 16, 2018 0 comments Football, Sport
Nantwich Town slip to home defeat against Rushall Olympic

Nantwich Town slip to home defeat against Rushall Olympic

By Ryan Batty
Nantwich Town fell to their first defeat in six games after being defeated 2-1 by Rushall Olympic at the Weaver Stadium.

Rushall took the lead through Gurjit Singh after a quarter of an hour, when the former Sutton Coldfield midfielder finished a neat move by sliding the ball past Krystian Burzynski.

April 15, 2018 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Former Liverpool star Phil Thompson to speak at Nantwich Town sports dinner

Former Liverpool star Phil Thompson to speak at Nantwich Town sports dinner

Liverpool’s legendary European Cup winning captain and Sky Sports pundit Phil Thompson will be guest speaker at Nantwich Town’s Sports Dinner.

Regulars who watch Sky’s Soccer Saturday with Jeff Sterling will know “Thommo” as a popular pundit who is also highly regarded on the dinner speaking circuit.

April 14, 2018 0 comments Football, Sport
Crewe and Nantwich RUFC Ladies reach Plate cup final

Crewe and Nantwich RUFC Ladies reach Plate cup final

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC Ladies are celebrating after reaching the final of the Women’s Intermediate Plate competition.

The Vagrants side travelled to Streatham-Croydon in the semi-finals and came away with a fine 15-0 triumph.

April 13, 2018 0 comments Rugby, Sport
“Positive” start for Tarporley driver Tom Oliphant in opening BTCC race

“Positive” start for Tarporley driver Tom Oliphant in opening BTCC race

Tarporley racing driver Tom Oliphant narrowly missed out on a points finish during a “positive” first weekend in the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship.

Oliphant fought on the fringes of the top ten during the opening rounds at Brands Hatch on Sunday.

April 11, 2018 0 comments Other sports, Sport
Square One clinch Crewe Regional Sunday Premier Division title

Square One clinch Crewe Regional Sunday Premier Division title

Square One have been crowned champions of the Crewe Regional Sunday Premier Division following a 7-0 win at AFC Leopard.

Danny Griggs scored a hat-trick to send Square One on their way to the title.

April 9, 2018 0 comments Football, Sport
Nantwich Town earn 2-1 victory over Cheshire rivals Warrington

Nantwich Town earn 2-1 victory over Cheshire rivals Warrington

By Ryan Batty
Nantwich Town recovered from a goal down to bag two in five minutes for victory over Cheshire rivals Warrington.

The win was even more impressive as the Dabbers were down to ten men in the second half after substitute Sam Wakefield was sent off.

April 9, 2018 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Crewe & Nantwich RUFC ladies face tough cup semi-final

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC ladies face tough cup semi-final

Crewe and Nantwich RUFC ladies face a tough test at Streatham-Croydon Ladies this weekend.

And victory would take the Vagrants side through to the final of the Women’s Intermediate Plate competition.

April 6, 2018 0 comments Rugby, Sport