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Nantwich Town earn battling 2-1 win over Farsley

Nantwich Town earn battling 2-1 win over Farsley

By James Brown
A battling second-half performance saw Nantwich Town come out on top of what was a very tight game against Farsley Celtic at the Weaver Stadium.

After absorbing a good amount of Farsley pressure to begin the game, Nantwich took the lead on twenty-one minutes when Sean Cooke played in James Lawrie who struck a lovely hit into the bottom corner.

October 8, 2018 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Players honour Nick Price as Crewe & Nantwich 1sts lose 41-5 at Wolverhampton

Players honour Nick Price as Crewe & Nantwich 1sts lose 41-5 at Wolverhampton

Crewe and Nantwich RUFC 1st team paid tribute to their club stalwart Nick Price before kick off in their Midlands 2 West clash at Wolverhampton.

Nick had held a number of key roles in the club after his playing career finished.

October 3, 2018 0 comments Rugby, Sport
Tarporley racer Oliphant ends Dunlop BTCC season with points finish

Tarporley racer Oliphant ends Dunlop BTCC season with points finish

Tom Oliphant ended his maiden Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship campaign with a first ever fastest lap in the series and a hard-fought points finish at Brands Hatch Grand Prix circuit.

Tarporley-born Oliphant, who was crowned the Ginetta GT4 Supercup champion at the circuit in 2015, built up his confidence in his Ciceley Motorsport prepared Mercedes A-Class in two fine practice sessions.

October 3, 2018 0 comments Other sports, Sport
Hat-trick hero Danny Glover sees Nantwich Town beat Scarborough Athletic

Hat-trick hero Danny Glover sees Nantwich Town beat Scarborough Athletic

By Ryan Batty
Two late goals from Danny Glover ensured an amazing turnaround at the Flamingo Land Stadium as Nantwich Town fought back to beat Scarborough Athletic.

Scarborough put on the pressure from the first whistle, and they broke the deadlock after 27 minutes when Wayne Brooksby was played through and slid it under Fabian Spiess’ outstretched arm.

October 1, 2018 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Presidents Cup victory for Faddiley over Wistaston Leopard

Presidents Cup victory for Faddiley over Wistaston Leopard

Faddiley had an explosive start to their game against Wistaston Leopard going 2-0 up after three minutes in their Presidents Cup first round clash.

Leopard put through their own net in the first minute, and Will Emerton’s free kick doubled the lead after just three minutes.

September 30, 2018 0 comments Football, Sport
Former Crewe & Nantwich RUFC star earns GB wheelchair rugby call up

Former Crewe & Nantwich RUFC star earns GB wheelchair rugby call up

A former Crewe and Nantwich RUFC star who lost the use of his legs after a freak injury, has now earned a call up to the Great Britain wheelchair rugby development squad.

Kieran Flynn suffered severe spinal injuries during a tackle in a match back in 2013 aged just 21.

September 27, 2018 0 comments Rugby, Sport
Nantwich Town suffer narrow FA Cup replay defeat at Blyth Spartans

Nantwich Town suffer narrow FA Cup replay defeat at Blyth Spartans

By Steve Sharman
Nantwich Town bowed out of the FA Cup after a late goal saw them beaten 1-0 at Blyth Spartans in the Second Qualifying Round replay at Croft Park.

Spartans’ substitute Dan Maguire popped up nine minutes from time to stab the ball home from close range following a fine run and cross from Jamie Holmes.

September 26, 2018 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Crewe & Nantwich RUFC Ladies win 55-5 against Broughton Park

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC Ladies win 55-5 against Broughton Park

Crewe and Nantwich RUFC Ladies brushed aside a spirited but outgunned Broughton Park Ladies side in their first home game of the season at Crewe Vagrants.

After starting brightly with two disallowed tries through Mollie Latham and India Perris-Redding, Broughton Park looked more threatening with good recycling work and a solid set-piece.

September 25, 2018 0 comments Rugby, Sport
Oliphant looks to end Dunlop BTCC season in style at Brands Hatch

Oliphant looks to end Dunlop BTCC season in style at Brands Hatch

Tarporley racing driver Tom Oliphant is looking to finish his first Dunlop BTCC season in style this weekend.

Oliphant has his sights set on the Brands Hatch GP after another strong performance in his Ciceley Motorsport Mercedes at Silverstone.

September 24, 2018 0 comments Other sports, Sport
Crewe Ath hammer Willaston White Star in Sunday League Premier Division

Crewe Ath hammer Willaston White Star in Sunday League Premier Division

Crewe Athletic had another good win beating Willaston White Star 6-1 to maintain their leadership in Crewe Sunday League Premier Division.

Star were level at half time, but a second half blitz of five goals gave the home team the points.

September 24, 2018 0 comments Football, Sport
Nantwich Town earn FA Cup replay after 3-3 draw with Blyth Spartans

Nantwich Town earn FA Cup replay after 3-3 draw with Blyth Spartans

By James Brown
Nantwich Town earned an Emirates FA Cup Second Qualifying Round replay with Blyth Spartans after an entertaining 3-3 draw.

The Dabbers started the more threatening side as an Aaron Knight shot was saved by Blyth keeper Peter Jameson.

September 23, 2018 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Winners crowned at Wistaston Jubilee Tennis Club finals

Winners crowned at Wistaston Jubilee Tennis Club finals

By Jonathan White
Winners were crowned at the Wistaston Jubilee Tennis Club (WJTC) Finals Day.

Bill Heath (WJTC Chairman) introduced the presentation of trophies inside the Memorial Hall.

September 21, 2018 0 comments Other sports, Sport
Nantwich Town knocked out of Integro Cup on penalties by Chasetown

Nantwich Town knocked out of Integro Cup on penalties by Chasetown

By James Brown
Nantwich Town bowed out of the Integro League Cup after a 4-1 penalty shootout defeat to Chasetown FC at a wet and windy Weaver Stadium.

The Dabbers had taken the lead after 39 minutes when a Joe Malkin shot was blocked and fell for Steve Jones who turned past Chasetown keeper Curtis Pond and slotted home.

September 19, 2018 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport