England captain Alastair Cook hailed an in-form Stuart Broad as ‘an absolute nightmare’ for batsmen after his career-best figures blew New Zealand away to claim the first Test Lord’s.
It is derby day in the Northern League as Chorley welcome Preston to Windsor Park tomorrow.
Rufford rugby union star Max Ashcroft believes tonight is a great opportunity to showcase his talents.
No matter what life has thrown at her, Kady Ward has always had a big beaming smile on her face,1 comment
Adam Little intends on stealing the show when he boxes on VIP Promotions’ card at the Winter Gardens in Blackpool on June 7.
Kirkham Grammar School’s Under-13s girls overcame a poor start to finish strongly in the National Mini Hockey Finals at Cannock.
Ashwell Prince admits that he turned down approaches from several clubs in Division One of the County Championship in a bid to help Lancashire win back their top-flight status in English cricket.
Vernon Carus strike bowler Ben Llewellin must have been cursing team-mate Tony Knight on Saturday evening.
Preston Grasshoppers finished off their season in style, with a convincing 57-21 win over Luctonians at Lightfoot Green.1 comment
BIG INTERVIEW: Craig Salmon talks to Longridge swimming star Stephanie Slater
She boasts one of the most endearing smiles you could ever wish to see, but Stephanie Slater’s natural bubbly persona hides deep personal – and professional – heartache.
Preston Grasshoppers’ long season finally comes to an end tomorrow when they seek a seventh successive home victory as Luctonians visit Lightfoot Green for a rearranged fixture.
National ABA light-middleweight champion Scott Fitzgerald makes his international bow tomorrow.
Driven Wayne Maddock wants more from his Penwortham players despite the fact his team is sitting pretty at the top of the fledgling Palace Shield Premier Division table.
After a see-saw struggle in the Sedgley Park sun, Preston Grasshoppers finally relinquished their hold on the John Burgess Lancashire Cup in the last seven minutes of a penalty-strewn final.
Chorley’s Laura Massaro is the World’s No.2 squash player and every fortnight she writes EXCLUSIVELY for the Lancashire Evening Post
A century from Luis Reece saw Leyland power to victory over local rivals Chorley.
Fulwood and Broughton claimed a 94-run victory over Freckleton in the Moore and Smalley Palace Shield.1 comment
Garstang Ladies Hockey Club have been buoyed by the news that they will remain in the Second Division of the Northern Feeder League.
Simon Katich insists Lancashire can make a swift return to the top flight of English cricket.
Luis Reece led Leyland’s charge in their thumping win over Lancaster at Lune Road.
Mowden Park 54
Preston G’hoppers 24
With three games left, Preston Grasshoppers still have a chance of emulating last season’s third-place finish in National League Two North by overhauling Darlington Mowden Park.
Leyland skipper David Makinson thinks Luis Reece is the perfect replacement for Brett Pelser as professional at Fox Lane.
Scott Fitzgerald’s croaky voice is the evidence of a great night out in Sunderland on Saturday night.1 comment
Chorley’s Laura Massaro is the World’s No.2 squash player and every fortnight she writes EXCLUSIVELY for the Lancashire Evening Post.
After the Kuala Lumpur Open a few weeks ago, events on the WSA tour have been quiet and it will continue that way until the British Open in Hull, from May 21 to 26.
Scott Fitzgerald is on the verge of an England call-up after winning the National ABA light-middleweight title on Saturday.4 comments
The April sunshine at Lightfoot Green obviously puts a spring in the step for Preston Grasshoppers, who racked up 90 points against Otley there a year ago and came close to emulating the feat at the expense of Leicester Lions on Saturday.
BIGINTERVIEW: Craig Salmon talks to Scott Fitzgerald ahead of National ABA Light-middleweight title fight against London’s Luke Saunders tonight
Linda Fitzgerald almost choked on her cream tea when the conversation idly moved around to her young son Scott.2 comments
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