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Confident Wild out to end ‘hoodoo’ at Amputee World Cup

Football:  ROYTON-based Pete Wild is gunning for glory at the Amputee Football World Cup tournament in Mexico a week from now. A...

Date Online: 25/11/2014

Lilywhites back on track

Non-league football:  MOSSLEY are back in business after ending a run of four defeats with a morale-boosting 2-1 win at Prescot...

Date Online: 25/11/2014

CLL plan to get tough on offenders

LAKE Garage CLL clubs are being asked to consider a crackdown on player behaviour. The league’s management committee has followed the...

Date Online: 25/11/2014

Meredith treble lifts Werneth in top clash

TABLE TENNIS:   WERNETH ‘B’ defeated Unison ‘B’ 8-2 in a clash of the top two teams in the Oldham Table Tennis...

Date Online: 25/11/2014

Boro crash out

NON-LEAGUE FOOTBALL:   OLDHAM Boro exited the Manchester Premier Cup competition at the quarter-final stage last night. They lost 1-0 at Radcliffe Borough,...

Date Online: 25/11/2014

McGeeney’s magic show

DARTS:   OLDHAM’S town team won 6-4 at Burnley in the Lancashire GMC Super Eights Elite League. They lost the first leg, but...

Date Online: 25/11/2014

Club raise roof after grant tonic

AUSTERLANDS Cricket Club are celebrating a £10,000 grant for much-needed improvements to their Thorpe Lane ground. The five-figure sum has been...

Date Online: 25/11/2014

Neil, we salute you

PLAYERS past and present saluted Oldham RL stalwart Neil Roden at his testimonial dinner. Brothers Phil and Richard Joy represented the...

Date Online: 25/11/2014

Clay backs Oldham to rise to the challenge

ADAM Clay says the new Kingstone Press League One season will bring out the best in the new Oldham squad. He...

Date Online: 25/11/2014

Oldham reveal prices for 2015

DESPITE soaring expenditure on players, Oldham RL Club are selling 2015 season tickets at the best discounts in years. Compared with...

Date Online: 24/11/2014

Oldham sunk by nine-man Whalley Range

FOOTBALL:WHALLEY Range showed the qualities that have won them the Lancashire and Cheshire League Premier Division title for the past...

Date Online: 21/11/2014

Four-timer Franklin is Amateur Cup hero

FOOTBALL: CALLUM Franklin bagged a super four-timer as Fitton Hill saw off Nello James 6-1 in the Manchester FA Amateur...

Date Online: 21/11/2014

Fitton Hill punished

FOOTBALL: OLDHAM Sunday League Premier Division side Fitton Hill and player Aaron Murdoch have been punished by the Manchester County...

Date Online: 21/11/2014

Rampant Heyside in seventh heaven

HEYSIDE had few problems in seeing off Black Horse 7-1 in the Huddersfield FA Challenge Cup. The Huddersfield League Division Two...

Date Online: 21/11/2014

Town take Heart to task

Royton Town 6, Rochdale Sacred Heart 4 FOOTBALL: ROYTON Town displayed their attacking threat to the full against Rochdale Sacred Heart Town...

Date Online: 21/11/2014

Lilywhites appeal against ban

Non-league football: MOSSLEY have appealed against the “excessive” length of suspension handed to star striker Mitchell Bryant. Former Reading youngster Bryant...

Date Online: 21/11/2014

Late heartbreak for Oldham

HOCKEY:  OLDHAM felt they were on the wrong end of a couple of crucial decisions as they slipped to a 4-2...

Date Online: 21/11/2014

Celebration for Carl

DARTS:   CARL Sneyd had plenty to celebrate in Oldham’s Lancashire GMC Super Eights Elite League victory at St Helens. Not only did...

Date Online: 21/11/2014

Campbell profits from fast work

NETBALL:  OLDHAM Netball Club’s young squad had to dig deep to claim a 44-39 victory over Warrington in the North-West Premier...

Date Online: 21/11/2014

Oldham hit the ground running

NETBALL:  GUILTY of slow starts in some matches this season, Oldham Netball Club quickly put the pedal to the metal in...

Date Online: 21/11/2014

Skills, thrills and spills for BMX daredevils

TWO-WHEEL stars Lee Hebb and Aaron Heywood are taking the British BMX scene by storm. The duo showed their rivals how...

Date Online: 21/11/2014

Spirit of 2012 lives on through Rebecca

FAILSWORTH School’s Rebecca Thomson admitted her hard work had been worth it when her effort was rewarded by Olympic gold...

Date Online: 21/11/2014

Sweet and sour for smart Alex

SNOOKER:  A BREAK of 41 from Alex Bamford was enough to secure a frame success for High Crompton in their Oldham...

Date Online: 21/11/2014

Team’s turkey triumph

GOLF:   CHRISTMAS may be five weeks away but that didn’t deter Werneth from staging an open turkey competition. Winners were club captain...

Date Online: 21/11/2014

Thompson hoping for a change of fortune

LIAM Thompson, defined as a "real grafter" by coach Scott Naylor, is hoping his luck will change in his third...

Date Online: 20/11/2014

Owen adds to hooker riches

A KEY man in the spine of any rugby league team is the hooker and Oldham have three accomplished No....

Date Online: 19/11/2014

White dropped

HOCKEY:  OLDHAM’S Nicola White has been dropped from the England squad which will head to the Women’s Champions Trophy tournament in...

Date Online: 19/11/2014

Boro’s fight to stay alive

Non-league football:  OLDHAM Boro officials have made an impassioned appeal for help in the club’s survival fight. The club is struggling on...

Date Online: 18/11/2014

New coach Farrimond has lofty ambitions

Rugby:  THE NEW man at the helm of Saddleworth Rangers has a straightforward goal for the coming season — promotion. With Shane...

Date Online: 18/11/2014

League refutes pyramid claims

Cricket:  SENIOR Central Lancashire League officials have hit back over suggestions the CLL isn’t receptive to the new pyramid system proposed...

Date Online: 18/11/2014