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PNE striker reacted well to substitution

Alex Neil says he found Jordan Hugill’s attitude ‘refreshing’ after his substitution during Preston’s win at Burton last weekend.

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Darnell Fisher in action against Burton

PNE boss comfortable playing Darnell Fisher at left-back

Preston North End manager Alex Neil had no worries with playing Darnell Fisher at left-back in last weekend’s win at Burton.

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Fulwood and Broughton Cricket Club is targeting expansion if it can secure 70,000 of extra funding. L-R: Club chairman Colin Routledge, director at Harrison Drury Simon England, and club treasurer John Mansford.

Cricket club targets pitch expansion in the new year

One of Preston’s cricket clubs has unveiled plans to create a new ground after reaching an agreement to purchase land from the Government.
Motherwell striker Louis Moult

Striker set for new year move to PNE

Preston are set to see in 2018 by signing Motherwell striker Louis Moult.

Danny Lamb in action for Leyland

Lamb is Lancashire's man

Former Leyland and Chorley all-rounder Danny Lamb has signed a professional deal with Lancashire

Nick Haughton

Jansen says keeping key man Haughton is vital

Chorley boss Matt Jansen says keeping hold of on-loan hot-shot Nick Haughton could be key to their fortunes this term.

Ian Burns crashed out of the Scottish Open in Glasgow

Burns still positive despite defeat in Glasgow

Preston potter Ian Burns feels that a good run of results is just around the corner, despite his latest defeat at the Dafabet Scottish Open in Glasgow.

Paul Huntington salutes the PNE fans at Burton last Saturday

PNE's Paul Huntington looking to add goals to his game

Preston North End centre-back Paul Huntington has earned many plaudits for his defending this season but would like to make an impact at the other end of the pitch too.

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Laura Massaro on her way to a first-round victory

Massaro triumphs in Manchester opener

Chorley’s England No.1 Laura Massaro overcame Belgium’s Nele Gilis in a comfortable three-game salvo at Manchester’s National Squash Centre to book her place in round three of the 2017 Women’s AJ Bell PSA World Championships.

Alfie Davidson

Speed demon Alfie is a natural race ace

A Leyland race ace could be a superbike star of the future after a terrific debut season in the sport.

Simon Kerrigan in action for England

Kerrigan capture is a sign of F&B’s intent

Fulwood and Broughton’s new professional Simon Kerrigan was enticed to the club by his best mate – captain Mark Smith.

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Vadaine Oliver celebrates opening the scoring.

Morecambe boss challenges Vadaine Oliver to kick after Coventry display

Morecambe prepare for back-to-back away trips with manager Jim Bentley challenging Vadaine Oliver to build upon his man-of-the-match performance against Coventry City.

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Daryl Horgan scores Preston's second goal in the weekend victory at Burton

PNE winger hoping for a regular run

Daryl Horgan admits his time on the fringes of the Preston squad has been frustrating but hopes Saturday’s goal against Burton was a timely reminder of what he offers.

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Isaac Lowe's British title fight with Ryan Walsh lands on George Groves-Chris Eubank Jnr card

Isaac Lowe’s chance to win the British featherweight title will come on one of the biggest boxing shows of 2018.

Alex Neil salutes the PNE fans after the win at Burton.

ROUND-UP: Preston North End news - Monday's updates from Deepdale

Preston North End's fine form continued with victory at Burton Albion.
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Tom Clarke sets off to celebrate after scoring for PNE at Burton on Saturday

PNE skipper won’t tire of visiting Pirelli

Preston skipper Tom Clarke has developed a real liking for Burton’s Pirelli Stadium.

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2018's Ladbrokes World Grand Prix will take place at Preston Guild Hall, February 19 to 25

WIN: Ladbrokes World Grand Prix final tickets to see snooker stars at Preston Guild Hall

Snooker superstar Ronnie O'Sullivan is fast becoming regarded as the greatest player of them all and we're giving you the chance to see the best in action at 2018's Ladbrokes World Grand Prix.

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Basel's Michael Lang (left) and Manchester United's Anthony Martial in the Champions League group match at Old Trafford in September  the Swiss side now face Manchester City

North West clubs happy with last-16 ties

Manchester City, Manchester United and Liverpool will be relatively content after being paired with Basel, Sevilla and Porto respectively in the draw for trhe last 16 of the Champions League.

Tyson Fury signs with MTK Global.

UPDATE: Confusion as Tyson Fury’s anti-doping hearing fails to start as planned

Confusion reigned as Tyson Fury’s National Anti Doping Panel hearing failed to start as planned on Monday.

Vadaine Oliver is congratulated on scoring Morecambes opening goal against Coventry.

Jim Bentley says standard has been set after Morecambe’s win over Coventry

Jim Bentley says his Morecambe side showed how good they could be in their win over Coventry City at the Globe Arena on Saturday.

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