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Nantwich CC flying start continues with weekend double success

Nantwich Cricket Club’s flying start to the season continued as the first team had another weekend of double success at Whitehouse Lane.

Put into bat by skipper Ray Doyle, Oxton CC looked set for a decent total as Henry Dobson (66) helped them reach 132-2.

May 21, 2024
Nantwich Walking Football Ladies scoop silver cup

Nantwich Walking Football Ladies scoop silver cup

Nantwich Walking Football Ladies team has scooped the silver cup by winning the Cheshire festival final against Stockport.

The victory comes just two years since the ladies team was founded

May 19, 2024
Nantwich horse trainer lands her first win at Cheltenham

Nantwich horse trainer lands her first win at Cheltenham

A young Nantwich horse trainer is celebrating her first race win – at the iconic course at Cheltenham.

Hannah Roach, 22, won with a horse she only bought and started training a year ago, called Iskandar Pecos.

May 15, 2024
Cheshire FA Cup final heartbreak for Nantwich Town Women

Cheshire FA Cup final heartbreak for Nantwich Town Women

By Liam Price
Macclesfield scored a 96th minute goal to win the Cheshire FA Women’s Challenge Cup with a 1-0 victory over Nantwich Town at The Swansway Stadium.

A record Dabbers Women’s crowd of 324 watched as the vastly superior resources of Macclesfield did not translate onto the pitch for the majority of the game.

May 13, 2024
Crewe Regional Sunday League football round-up

Crewe Regional Sunday League football round-up

In the Crewe Regional Sunday League Premier Division, AFC Dishers ended their season with a visit to Winsford Over, who won 5-0.

Josh Wrench scored four of the goals with the fifth from Callum Parkinson.

May 13, 2024
Nantwich CC 1sts secure back-to-back victories in league and cup

Nantwich CC 1sts secure back-to-back victories in league and cup

Nantwich Cricket Club’s flying start to the season continued at the weekend as the first team recorded impressive wins in the Cheshire County League and in the ECB National Club Championship.

On Saturday, a stunning spell of bowling from Jimmy Warrington set up an emphatic victory over Premier League champions Alderley Edge.

May 13, 2024
Robinson sparkles as Nantwich CC 1sts beat Timperley

Robinson sparkles as Nantwich CC 1sts beat Timperley

Luke Robinson’s sparkling start to Nantwich CC’s season continued as the first team recorded their second emphatic victory of the new campaign.

With the Dabbers batting second against Timperley at Whitehouse Lane, Robinson (84 no) hit five sixes and eight fours.

May 8, 2024
24-hour charity football-a-thon to take place in Nantwich

24-hour charity football-a-thon to take place in Nantwich

By Jonathan White
Nantwich Town Disability Football (NTDF) are hosting their annual ’24-hour Football-a-thon’ later this month.

The event will take place at Nantwich Town FC’s Swansway Stadium 3G pitch at 7pm on Friday May 31.

May 6, 2024
Crewe Regional finals to take place at Nantwich Town

Crewe Regional finals to take place at Nantwich Town

The Crewe Regional Sunday League is staging all three of its cup finals at Nantwich Town FC.

And in the first of the finals, the Division One Knock Out featuring Raven Salvador and Ruskin Park, it proved to be a well contested affair in front of a decent crowd.

May 6, 2024
Nantwich Town players honoured at 2024 awards night

Nantwich Town players honoured at 2024 awards night

By Liam Price
Nantwich Town’s players were honoured at their end of season Men’s Awards night at The Swansway Stadium on Friday.

The 1st team finished 10th place in Northern Premier League West.

May 5, 2024
Nantwich CC 1sts start delayed 2024 season with thumping win at Neston

Nantwich CC 1sts start delayed 2024 season with thumping win at Neston

Nantwich Cricket Club’s first team got its delayed 2024 season off to the perfect start with an emphatic win at Neston.

After winning the toss, skipper Ray Doyle put the home side into bat and Jimmy Warrington – who missed most of last season through injury – led the Dabbers’ bowling effort, taking four wickets as Neston were bowled out for 167.

May 1, 2024
Charity football match in Nantwich raises thousands for cancer patients

Charity football match in Nantwich raises thousands for cancer patients

By Jonathan White
A fourth annual charity football match at Nantwich Town has helped raise more than £2,500.

The match, usually played at Crewe Alexandra FC’s Mornflake Stadium, was hosted by the Dabbers due to the Alex reaching the League Two play-offs.

April 30, 2024
George & Dragon scoop FA Sunday Cup win over Winsford

George & Dragon scoop FA Sunday Cup win over Winsford

George & Dragon won the final of the Crewe FA Sunday Cup beating Winsford Over 5-0 at the Cumberland Arena.

James Cain scored a braced, and other goals were scored by Matty Birchall, Zack Billinge and Robbie Hatton.

April 29, 2024