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Mayfield joy at the Manor

RUGBY: AFTER losing by a point to Waterhead in the final 12 months ago, Rochdale Mayfield made sure of victory...

Date Online: 22/04/2014

Encouraging start for league’s debut-boys

CRICKET: AS debuts go, Whalley Range couldn’t have asked for anything better in the Saddleworth and District Cricket League. One...

Date Online: 22/04/2014

St Anne’s let big lead slip

RUGBY: OLDHAM St Anne’s wasted a healthy lead in a points’ bonanza at Ovenden in Division Two of the Kingstone...

Date Online: 22/04/2014

Miserable Easter for Lilywhites

Non-league football: BACK-to-back Evo-Stik League Division One North defeats gave Mossley a miserable Easter. Yesterday the Lilywhites were crushed 5-1...

Date Online: 22/04/2014

Double win boost for Delph

CRICKET: DELPH secured two wins from two games during their opening weekend of action. In their Drakes Huddersfield League Premiership...

Date Online: 22/04/2014

Perfect Porteous is opening-day hero

CRICKET: ROYTON made a winning start in the Lake Garage CLL Premier Division thanks to a fine team performance at...

Date Online: 22/04/2014

Crolla has the world at his feet

BOXING: BIG-time promoter Eddie Hearn admitted Anthony 'Million Dollar' Crolla is now set to surge into world title contention after...

Date Online: 22/04/2014

Brierley’s brace

Angling: THE first of the Medlock Bridge AC Saturday Open matches on the Park Lake was won by another in-form...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Rampant Limeside roar into cup final

LIMESIDE King George stormed into the Midas Plumbing and Heating Oldham Sunday League Challenge Cup final thanks to a 6-0...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Finishing line close for trio of local clubs

NON-LEAGUE FOOTBALL: A HECTIC Easter spell is in store for Mossley, Chadderton and Oldham Boro, who all play twice during...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Outlook bright as 16 clubs battle for supremacy

WITH 16 clubs, including South-West Manchester, Whalley Range and Wythenshawe for the first time, the 2014 Saddleworth and District Cricket...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Waterloo clinch team prize

“CARPET” specialists Waterloo and Taunton swept up another big prize at Chadderton Cot on Sunday. The ‘A’ Division title winners...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Stalwart Sam dies at 87

SAM Molineux, a former player and past president of Oldham Rugby Union Football Club, has died at the age of...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Tricky first test for Werneth

CRICKET: FOR the first time in CLL history, our four local clubs will not all be playing in the same...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Clubs agree handicap shake-up

GOLF: THE Oldham and District Golf League heads into a 32nd season with new handicap limits after an annual meeting...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Title honours up for grabs

SNOOKER: THE Oldham Amateur Snooker League title will go right to the wire. With one week to go, only four...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Andy’s blueprint for a healthy club

GOLF: SADDLEWORTH captain Andy Dunster is keen to cultivate a healthy club spirit in 2014. Like other golf clubs, Saddleworth...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

May the force be with Saints

RUGBY: MICK Fogerty’s record as a player in the Standard Cup reads no wins from three games. As a coach...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Nathan re-Boote’s Diggle title hopes

Diggle 5, Shepley 1 NATHAN Boote bagged a hat-trick as Diggle maintained their ultra-slim hopes of winning the Huddersfield and...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Home on the Range

CRICKET: TWO of the three new clubs in the Saddleworth and District Cricket League have home advantage on the opening...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Euro title tilt for Heffron

BOXING: OLDHAM’S Ronnie Heffron is gunning for Joe Selkirk - and is determined to wrestle the WBO European light-middleweight title...

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Cool Crolla up for derby day

Boxing: ANTHONY Crolla could scarcely be any more relaxed and confident ahead of his feverishly-anticipated ‘Battle of Manchester’ tomorrow night....

Date Online: 18/04/2014

Selection poser for Naylor

LIAM Thompson apart, Scott Naylor hopes to field his strongest Oldham side for weeks in what promises to be a...

Date Online: 17/04/2014

Key men back for Oldham in battle of contenders

THE eagerly-awaited thumbs-up on players like Adam Files and David Cookson will hopefully be timed to perfection for Oldham RL....

Date Online: 17/04/2014

Next stop Well-i-Hole for Aslam

KEVIN RICHARDSON concludes his preview of the 2014 Saddleworth and District Cricket League season. All the action gets underway on...

Date Online: 17/04/2014

Thompson facing up to lengthy spell on sidelines

Oldham RL Club’s young loose-forward Liam Thompson fears he could be sidelined for another two months following surgery on a...

Date Online: 16/04/2014

Swail’s Crucible agony

SNOOKER: TARA Leisure-based Joe Swail has failed narrowly in his bid to earn a place in the World Championship finals,...

Date Online: 16/04/2014

Spotlight on the 2014 Lake Garage CLL season

CRICKET: Easter Sunday sees the start of the 2014 Lake Garage CLL cricket season, with matches in the Premier Division...

Date Online: 15/04/2014

Lloyd’s Games hopes still alive

SWIMMING: JESSICA Lloyd’s hopes of earning Team England selection for summer’s Commonwealth Games in Glasgow are still alive. But fellow...

Date Online: 15/04/2014

Airey guides town team to touching distance

DARTS: DAVE Airey won the crucial final match as Oldham’s darts team progressed to within a whisker of claiming the...

Date Online: 15/04/2014