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Nantwich cage fighter enjoys victory in Combat Challenge bout

Nantwich cage fighter enjoys victory in Combat Challenge bout

A young Nantwich woman has triumphed in the first ever Combat Challenge female cage fighting bout. Anya Hynes, of Wrenbury, was one of the stars of the show in Bradford when she took on and beat Nahida Khan in three tough rounds.

February 28, 2012
Crewe & Nantwich RUFC beat leaders Oswestry 18-3

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC beat leaders Oswestry 18-3

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC returned to winning ways with a fine 18-3 victory over a strong Oswestry side at The Vagrants. It was a massive victory for Geoff Crawford’s men over a team at the top of the South Lancashire & Cheshire 2 Northern Division.

February 27, 2012
Evo-Stik Premier League: Nantwich Town 2 North Ferriby 1

Evo-Stik Premier League: Nantwich Town 2 North Ferriby 1

By Ashley Houghton Nantwich Town notched a first win since Boxing Day with a 2-1 victory over North Ferriby United at the Weaver Stadium. Goals from Mat Bailey and Sean Cooke earned the Dabbers three points after a Russell Fry penalty gave the Yorkshire outfit an early lead.

February 26, 2012
Nantwich Town seek winning return agains North Ferriby Utd

Nantwich Town seek winning return agains North Ferriby Utd

Nantwich Town will be looking to secure their first victory of a stuttering 2012 so far when they welcome North Ferriby United to the Weaver Stadium. The Dabbers have struggled to get going so far this year, their last victory back on Boxing Day.

February 24, 2012
Evo-Stik Premier League: Nantwich Town 0 Worksop Town 1

Evo-Stik Premier League: Nantwich Town 0 Worksop Town 1

By Ashley Houghton Nantwich Town went down to a late winner as Worksop won their first game since Boxing Day at the Weaver Stadium. Massiah McDonald latched onto Jamie Jackson’s through ball to hammer a 75th minute winner past Jon Brain in the Dabbers goal.

February 18, 2012
Ex Nantwich Town striker Lee Steele fined by FA over Twitter comment

Ex Nantwich Town striker Lee Steele fined by FA over Twitter comment

Ex Nantwich Town striker Lee Steele has been fined £200 by the FA for a Twitter comment about gay rugby player Gareth Thomas. Steele, 38, who signed for the Dabbers in January, was sacked by previous club Oxford City after the comment made about Thomas’ appearance on Celebrity Big Brother.

February 16, 2012
Evo-Stik Premier League: Marine 0 Nantwich Town 0

Evo-Stik Premier League: Marine 0 Nantwich Town 0

Nantwich Town earned a credible goalless draw away at promotion contenders Marine. The Dabbers returned to action after a two-week weather lay-off with a tough road trip to Merseyside in the Evo-Stik Premier League.

February 15, 2012
Nantwich Town seek loan deal for Burnley youngster David Lynch

Nantwich Town seek loan deal for Burnley youngster David Lynch

Nantwich Town could be about to land a loan deal for Championship midfielder David Lynch. The Dabbers are hoping to complete the deal for the 18-year-old Burnley player later today (February 10).

February 10, 2012
Young Nantwich woman to compete in female cage fighting bout

Young Nantwich woman to compete in female cage fighting bout

A young Nantwich woman will be taking part in Combat Challenge’s first ever female cage fighting bout. Anya Lynette Hynes, of Wrenbury, will compete in the event at the four-star Cedar Court Hotel in Bradford on February 24.

February 7, 2012
Today’s Nantwich Town v Rushall Olympic game postponed

Today’s Nantwich Town v Rushall Olympic game postponed

Nantwich Town’s home match with Rushall Olympic today (February 4) has been postponed because of a frozen pitch. Temperatures plummeted to around minus 8 degrees overnight, leaving the Weaver Stadium pitch unplayable.

February 4, 2012
Nantwich Town boss Jimmy Quinn plays for County Insurance

Nantwich Town boss Jimmy Quinn plays for County Insurance

Nantwich Town boss Jimmy Quinn rolled back the years with a vintage display as two local firms battled it out on the football pitch. The former Northern Ireland international turned out for Dabbers’ sponsors County Insurance as they took on Kindertons.

February 3, 2012
Nantwich Town land Steve Claridge on deadline day – for guest talk

Nantwich Town land Steve Claridge on deadline day – for guest talk

Nantwich Town have made a late signing on transfer deadline day – landing veteran Steve Claridge. But the TV pundit won’t be coming to play at the Weaver Stadium – he’s guest speaker at a special event in April.

February 1, 2012
Match report: Nantwich Town 0 Chasetown 0

Match report: Nantwich Town 0 Chasetown 0

By Ashley Houghton Ten man Nantwich Town had to settle for their third consecutive home draw against a well organised Chasetown side. And the Dabbers may be happy with the point having played most of the second half down to ten men.

January 29, 2012