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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 0 comments Football, Sport
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 0 comments Other sports, Sport
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 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
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 0 comments Rugby, Sport
Crewe Ath and Willaston make FA Sunday Cup semi-finals

Crewe Ath and Willaston make FA Sunday Cup semi-finals

Crewe Ath and Willaston WS progressed to the semi-finals of the Crewe FA Sunday Cup following penalty shoot-out wins.

Crewe Ath must have thought they had won their tie in normal time leading 3-1 against Betley going into the last minute.

December 3, 2018 0 comments Football, Sport
Nantwich Town top the league after victory in Whitby

Nantwich Town top the league after victory in Whitby

Nantwich Town sit proudly at the top of the Evo-Stik Premier League today after an away victory at the seaside.

The Dabbers, who started the day in second place, earned a battling 1-0 win at Whitby Town.

December 2, 2018 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Crewe and Nantwich RUFC milestone with first U15 girls  game

Crewe and Nantwich RUFC milestone with first U15 girls game

Crewe and Nantwich RUFC’s youth section achieved another milestone with the first ever U15 girls game.

The 12-strong under 15s team played a mini tournament at Chester RUFC against Winnington and a Barbarians side of Sandbach, Ellesmere and Sunlight.

November 27, 2018 1 comment Rugby, Sport
Willaston White Star hit five in Crewe Regional Premier Division

Willaston White Star hit five in Crewe Regional Premier Division

Willaston White Star hit White Lion Ford Lane for five in their Crewe Regional Sunday League Premier Division clash.

Star got off to a flying start with a first minute goal from Luke Gillan, and added further goals from Liam Tetlow, Michal Boryczewski and Fraser Pyke-Wint (2).

November 26, 2018 0 comments Football, Sport
Steve Jones nets last minute winner as Nantwich Town beat Marine 3-2

Steve Jones nets last minute winner as Nantwich Town beat Marine 3-2

By James Brown
A Steve Jones header inside the final minute saw Nantwich Town earn a last-gasp 3-2 win over Marine AFC.

The Dabbers went 2-0 in the first half, but Marine hit back to level before veteran Jones pounced for a dramatic late winner.

November 25, 2018 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Nantwich racing driver Rob Smith realises dream of BTCC signing

Nantwich racing driver Rob Smith realises dream of BTCC signing

Nantwich racer Rob Smith has realised his lifelong dream after being signed to drive in the 2019 British Touring Car Championships (BTCC).

The Bentley Motors worker was today confirmed as the first driver for Excelr8 motorsport squad for the 2019 season.

November 21, 2018 0 comments Other sports, Sport
Crewe & Nantwich 1sts earn fine 8-20 victory away at Stafford

Crewe & Nantwich 1sts earn fine 8-20 victory away at Stafford

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC 1sts earned a hard-fought away victory in Stafford as they continue to improve on their early season performances.

The visitors made a strong start with scrum half George Colebourne scoring a try after 12 minutes, which was converted by fly half Jim Creighton.

November 20, 2018 0 comments Rugby, Sport
Square One win top of table clash over NHB in Crewe Regional Premier Division

Square One win top of table clash over NHB in Crewe Regional Premier Division

op two sides Square One and NHB FC met in the Crewe Regional Sunday League Premier Division at Bunbury, with leaders Square One coming out on top.

Square One won 3-0, thanks to two goals from Josh Wynne and one from Danny Dodd.

November 19, 2018 0 comments Football, Sport
Nantwich Town held to 2-2 draw away at Bamber Bridge

Nantwich Town held to 2-2 draw away at Bamber Bridge

By Ryan Batty
A late equaliser from Alistair Waddecar condemned Nantwich Town to a frustrating 2-2 draw against Bamber Bridge at the Sir Tom Finney Stadium.

The Dabbers led twice but two great efforts from Waddecar saw Dave Cooke’s side drop two points in their pursuit of top spot.

November 18, 2018 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport