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Joe Malkin brace helps Nantwich Town to Boxing Day win at Stafford

Joe Malkin brace helps Nantwich Town to Boxing Day win at Stafford

By James Brown
Joe Malkin delivered a knock-out punch to Stafford Rangers with a brace on Boxing Day in Nantwich Town’s 4-1 win.

The victory in front of more than 800 supporters consolidated Nantwich’s place at the top of the Evo-Stik Premier Division.

December 27, 2018
Willaston White Star hammer Elworth Park Rangers 7-1

Willaston White Star hammer Elworth Park Rangers 7-1

Willaston White Star hit Elworth Park Rangers for seven in one of just a handful of Crewe Regional Sunday games to survive the rain.

Willaston were helped by Elworth being reduced to just nine men in the Premier Division clash.

December 24, 2018
Nantwich Town beat Basford United to continue perfect festive period

Nantwich Town beat Basford United to continue perfect festive period

By James Brown
Nantwich Town continued a perfect start to a busy festive period with a 3-2 victory over tough opposition in Basford United.

It means Nantwich remain six points clear at the top of the Evo-Stik Northern Premier Division table.

December 23, 2018
Crewe Alex keeper Jaaskelainen extends Nantwich Town loan

Crewe Alex keeper Jaaskelainen extends Nantwich Town loan

Nantwich Town have extended the loan deal for Crewe Alexandra goalkeeper Will Jaaskelainen.

The stopper, who has impressed helping the Dabbers to the summit of Evo-Stik Premier Division, will remain at Weaver Stadium for a further month.

December 19, 2018
Crewe & Nantwich RUFC 1sts maintain run with victory over Veseyans

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC 1sts maintain run with victory over Veseyans

Crewe and Nantwich RUFC 1sts maintained their strong winning run with another battling victory over Midlands side Veseyans.

Their 22-10 victory was the fifth consecutive league win, produced in driving rain and biting winter wind at the Vagrants in Willaston.

December 17, 2018
Crewe Ath in second place after Premier Division win over Talbot

Crewe Ath in second place after Premier Division win over Talbot

Crewe Athletic moved back to second place in the Sunday Regional Premier Division with a 7-2 win over bottom club Talbot.

Ash Dobson and Faith Arowsafe both scored twice in one of only two top league games to survive the wet weather.

December 17, 2018
Nantwich Town beat strong Hyde United in away day comeback

Nantwich Town beat strong Hyde United in away day comeback

By Ryan Batty
Nantwich Town showed superb resilience to come from behind and beat a strong Hyde United team at Ewen Fields.

The win ensures Nantwich will sit be top of the Evo-Stik Premier Division at Christmas.

December 16, 2018
Motor racing star Tom Oliphant signs for champions West Surrey Racing

Motor racing star Tom Oliphant signs for champions West Surrey Racing

Tarporley motor racing star Tom Oliphant has secured one of the most coveted seats on the British Touring Car Championship grid for 2019.

Oliphant has signed with reigning champions West Surrey Racing for his second season in the biggest race series in the UK.

December 12, 2018
Crewe & Nantwich RUFC 1sts beat Telford 38-0 for fourth consecutive victory

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC 1sts beat Telford 38-0 for fourth consecutive victory

Crewe and Nantwich RUFC 1sts made it four consecutive league wins when they trounced Telford in torrential rain.

A spilled catch from the kick off put Crewe under pressure and they spent the first ten minutes defending their line.

December 10, 2018
Nantwich Pirates win 5-4 in Crewe Sunday Division One over Sandbach

Nantwich Pirates win 5-4 in Crewe Sunday Division One over Sandbach

Nantwich Pirates got back to winning ways in Crewe Sunday Division One with a 5-4 win over Sandbach Town.

Scott Rankin netted a hat-trick with Wayne Garnett scoring two.

December 9, 2018
Young sports stars in South Cheshire honoured at Everybody Junior Awards

Young sports stars in South Cheshire honoured at Everybody Junior Awards

South Cheshire sporting youngsters have been honoured at the annual Everybody Junior Awards.

Children aged 5 to 11 were awarded for their inspirational efforts and contributions to local sporting success in seven award categories.

December 9, 2018
Nantwich Town stay top of league after goalless draw with South Shields

Nantwich Town stay top of league after goalless draw with South Shields

Nantwich Town earned a hard-fought goalless draw at home to fellow high flyers South Shields to retain their lead at the top of the Evo-Stik Premier Division.

But it could have been more for Dave Cooke’s men who were guilty of missing a penalty in the first half in a game played in wet and windy conditions at the Weaver Stadium.

December 8, 2018
Crewe & Nantwich RUFC 1sts thump leaders Tamworth 45-7

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC 1sts thump leaders Tamworth 45-7

Crewe and Nantwich 1sts made it three consecutive league wins after thumping league leaders Tamworth 45-7 at the Vagrants.

Tamworth started well but could find no way through Crewe’s well organised defence which was to be a feature of the game.

December 4, 2018