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Westhoughton captain Rob Houghton in action against Tonge last weekend

Houghton's side determined to fight to the end

MATCHDAY LIVE: Blackburn Rovers v Bolton Wanderers

MATCHDAY LIVE: Blackburn Rovers 0 Bolton Wanderers 0

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Emile Heskey blasts a shot at goal against Rovers. Picture by Back Page Images.

MATCH VERDICT: Blackburn Rovers 0 Bolton Wanderers 0

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BIG GAME: Neil Lennon is relishing the derby atmosphere at Ewood Park

Lennon: Wanderers v Rovers derby just as important as Old Firm

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HEROIC: Jamaica's Usain Bolt adds the 2015 world 200m title to his gold haul

CRAIG NELSON: Drug peddlers, not Gatlin, are the true evil in athletics

Emile Heskey scores on his debut against Blackburn last season

Wanderers striker Heskey hoping to keep the Indian sign over Blackburn in derby clash

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Jordan Rhodes celebrates his winning goal against Wanderers last season with Blackburn team-mate Doneil Henry

Wanderers boss Lennon is a big admirer of Rovers wanted man Rhodes

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Neil Lennon is delighted to have signed Spanish left-back Jose Manuel Casado

Casado could prove to be a bargain free transfer – Lennon

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Bury captain Sean Gibson

ANTHONY AXFORD BOLTON ASSOCIATION: Edgworth match is the first of three title deciders, says Bury captain

RECORD BREAKER: Stephen Dobbie ended a 10-hour goalless drought for Wanderers against Nottingham Forest on Saturday

Wanderers striker Stephen Dobbie hopes his record-breaking goal will provide derby spark

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ON THE MEND: Derik Osede. Picture by Paul Greenwood/BPI

Fit-again Wanderers defender Derik could return for Blackburn showdown

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Wanderers defender on verge of loan exit to Plymouth Argyle

Wanderers defender on verge of loan exit to Plymouth Argyle

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Gary Madine misses from the penalty spot last weekend against Nottingham Forest and still awaits his first competitive goal for Wanderers

Wanderers are creating chances – they just need to up their conversion rate

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Whites confirm funding deal

Whites confirm funding deal

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Ramsden and Looker hoping for knockout blow to rivals

DELIGHTED: Greg Salt with BGA President Glyn Evans

Greg rubs Salt in the wounds of rivals

Liam Livingstone. Picture by Paul Currie/BPI

Giles backs Lancashire star Livingstone to make winning recovery

Eccleston takes superb second

Team captain Frazer Jardine

Harriers track and field team put in good display

Lennon set to seal defender deal

Lennon set to seal defender deal

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FIRED UP: Dean Moxey's performances have eared praise from manager Neil Lennon

Lennon talks up his derby defence ahead of Blackburn Rovers clash

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Kaiyne Woolery in pre-season action for Wanderers

Woolery strike lights up development squad draw against Birmingham City

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Tim Ream warming up during the Championship match between Fulham and Huddersfield. Picture by Ben Queenborough/BPI

Ream: It was a wrench leaving Wanderers for Fulham

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Blackburn Rovers fans protest against manager Steve Kean during the defeat against Wanderers in 2011

Wanderers coach recalls the days when Ewood Park really turned nasty

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VICTORY: St Michaels rounders team

St Michaels beat off stiff competition from Atherton and Tyldesley schools

Simon Speakman with the Tri-Counties Cup after helping Lancashire Over-35s to a 30-26 victory over Yorkshire

Westhoughton Lions lose key clash but it's not all bad news for coach Simon Speakman

TOUCH DOWN: Little Hulton's Danny Jones slides over for a try

Little Hulton Reds come out on top in basement battle

Haseeb Hameed

Bolton batsman Hameed feel up to the challenge of replacing Lancs team-mate Horton

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CUP TRIUMPH: Dixon Shield winners Wallys Eleven

Dixon Shield joy for Wallys Eleven after they win thrilling final

UNLUCKY: Gary Madine is desperate to get off the mark for Wanderers

Lennon urges front men to keep their belief and the goals will come

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Blackburn manager Gary Bowyer is searching for a first win of the season

Rival bosses ready for more derby-day drama when Rovers host Wanderers

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Sean earns England call-up

Talking Cricket with Nick Chamberlain

NICK CHAMBERLAIN: Who is the greatest Cross Cup batsman?

ACTION: Stoneclough's Linford Stewart.

WEST LANCASHIRE LEAGUE: Eagley hold on for deserved 1-0 victory

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TALENTED: Jessica Sloan, Imogen Bailey and Jodie Gittens

Tyldesley Swimming Club girls enjoy success at national competition

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ACTION: Skipper Lauren Tasker

Tyldesley duo lead the way for GB

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Westbury's Ryan Sutcliffe [Orange] in action against Breightmet's Sam Howarth [White]. Photograph by: John McGibbon - 23/08/2015 (36299801)

MANCHESTER FOOTBALL LEAGUE: Breightmet United boss Paul Roberts telling team to keep feet on the ground after 4-2 win

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DELIGHTED: Alan Westhead with his award. Pic by David Smith

Lancashire FA honour Alan's commitment to sport at Tempest United

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IN THE DUGOUT WITH DAVE WALKER: We played well against the only team with 100 per cent record this season

IN THE DUGOUT WITH DAVE WALKER: We played well against the only team with 100 per cent record this season

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IMPRESSIVE: Wellington Silva on the ball

Lennon: We have lift off!

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UNLUCKY: Gary Madine misses from the spot.

MARC ILES' BIG MATCH VERDICT: Dobbie makes sure Wanderers don't pay a penalty for wayward finishing against Nottingham Forest

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ON TARGET: Stephen Dobbie

Globe-Trotter Dobbie on a passport to success at Wanderers

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ACTION: Neil Lennon

Heaven help us! Lennon looked to the skies for boost against Nottingham Forest

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Simon Kerrigan took four wickets in the first innings. Picture by Paul Currie/BPI

Glamorgan draw delays Lancashire promotion party

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Wanderers pass on Algerian international M'Bolhi

Wanderers pass on Algerian international M'Bolhi

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Westhoughton v Tonge at the St Georges Oval ground.

Photo: Mark Atherton batting for Westhoughton.

23rd August 2015

Photo: Gary Taylor
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BOLTON CRICKET LEAGUE: Westhoughton beat the weather and Tonge as Newby impresses with the ball

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Match Ratings: Bolton Wanderers 1 Nottingham Forest 1

MATCH RATINGS: Bolton Wanderers 1 Nottingham Forest 1

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Nicolas Anelka of Bolton Wanderers (36208872)

ON THIS WEEK IN HISTORY: August 22

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BOLTON LEAGUE: Kerrigan helps Little Lever to nine wicket victory

VICTORY: Westhoughton first team

BOLTON CRICKET LEAGUE: Title race is hotting up as Westhoughton win against Farnworth

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