ICE HOCKEY: Ice ace Paul looks to crack America

The Bolton News:

3:20pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

PAUL Swindlehurst has seized the chance to test himself against the best young ice hockey players in America as he bids to become the first Brit to play in the National Hockey League.

SAILING: Alex Collins leads way for Bolton’s Super quintet

The Bolton News: Radio Yacht Sailing

12:30pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

BOLTON Sailing Club members were prominent in the leading places at the annual Supernova Inland Championship.

MOTOR SPORT: Driving force Tom Bradshaw's super win double

The Bolton News:

12:00pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

TOM Bradshaw continued his outstanding form in the Porsche Club Championship with two more overall wins at Oulton Park.

MOTOR SPORT: Malachi crashes out after clinching first pole

The Bolton News:

11:30am Tuesday 16th September 2014

THERE were mixed fortunes for Horwich motorcyle racer Malachi Mitchell-Thomas in the latest round of the British Superbike Event at Donington Park Race Circuit.

TRIATHLON: Bolton Triathlon Club five go to Hel and back

The Bolton News:

10:30am Tuesday 16th September 2014

BOLTON Triathlon Club continued to enhance their reputation when they clinched second place in the England North West Senior Series.

ATHLETICS: Townsend breaks course record as Wilkes wins series

The Bolton News:

9:20am Tuesday 16th September 2014

THE last of the Horwich Junior Jubilee Series races saw more success for Horwich juniors.

TENNIS: Local aces’ title blitz as county elite serve up a treat at Arena

The Bolton News:

7:00am Tuesday 16th September 2014

MORE than 500 tennis players took part in the Lancashire County Tennis Championships at Bolton Arena.

Mixed start for Phoenix

9:24pm Monday 15th September 2014

EPL ICE HOCKEY: Mixed start for hard-working Phoenix.

MANCHESTER LEAGUE: Hindsford pull off a five-star display in Shield

The Bolton News:

6:28pm Monday 15th September 2014

A convincing second-half display helped Hindsford to a comfortable 5-1 victory at home to Lytham Town in the first round of the Lancashire Amateur Shield.

LANCASHIRE AMATEUR LEAGUE: Old Boltonians setting the pace at the top of the league

The Bolton News:

6:24pm Monday 15th September 2014

OLD Boltonians are two points clear at the top of the Premier Division after beating old rivals Prestwich 3-0 at Chapeltown.

RUGBY LEAGUE: Westhoughton Lions junior match reports

The Bolton News:

5:50pm Monday 15th September 2014

WESTHOUGHTON Lions Under-9s romped to a resounding 40-4 home victory over Leyland Warriors in a thrilling game of open rugby.

RUGBY UNION: Round-up of Bolton RUFC junior action

The Bolton News:

5:48pm Monday 15th September 2014

BOLTON Under-17s turned on the style to beat Liverpool St Helens 34-0 at Avenue Street.

JUDO: Lewis bags Sainsbury’s medals

The Bolton News:

4:30pm Monday 15th September 2014

BOLTON Judo starlet Lewis Brooks made the podium twice at the Sainsbury’s UK Schools Games.

HOCKEY: James Sutcliffe strikes gold for England

The Bolton News: Hockey - cxz

4:20pm Monday 15th September 2014

A WESTHOUGHTON teenager was part of the England hockey team which won gold at the Sainsbury’s School Games.

Sunday's Bolton League and Bolton Association results

The Bolton News: NEW LOOK: Ammanford Cricket Club will look to promote local talent after relegation from the Premier League.

8:37pm Sunday 14th September 2014

Sunday's results Bolton League Greenmount 109, Bradshaw 110-7. Bradshaw won by 3wkts.

Bury's Scott Quigg retains WBA super bantamweight belt with third-round stoppage of Stephane Jamoye

The Bolton News: Boxing Day gig for Bury’s Scott Quigg

11:22pm Saturday 13th September 2014

SCOTT Quigg put in another scintillating display in a successful fourth defence of his WBA super bantamweight world title in Manchester tonight and then stated his desire to take on IBF champion Carl Frampton next.

ANTHONY AXFORD BOLTON ASSOCIATION: Darcy Lever bid to end trophy drought

The Bolton News:

8:00am Saturday 13th September 2014

DARCY Lever go in search of their first trophy for 18 years when they face Atherton in the final of the 40/40 Cup tomorrow.

ANTHONY AXFORD BOLTON LEAGUE: Horwich look to future...with a captain who is just 14

The Bolton News:

7:30am Saturday 13th September 2014

HORWICH go into the final weekend of the season as Farnworth’s main rival for the last remaining Lancashire Knockout place – but injured captain David White reckons that it is not on their radar.

Gillard making his Mark in open water swimming

The Bolton News:

2:20pm Friday 12th September 2014

ANYONE watching Mark Gillard power through stretches of open water like Lake Windermere might be surprised to learn that he used to be a poor swimmer.

Amir Khan American visa application declined

The Bolton News: Amir Khan in playful mood back in Bolton

9:12am Friday 12th September 2014

Amir Khan's plans to travel to America this weekend have been halted after his visa application was declined.

Farnworth Social Circle title down to home-grown talent

The Bolton News:

6:00am Friday 12th September 2014

FARNWORTH Social Circle captain Matt Parkinson expects his side to be up there challenging again next season after clinching the Bolton League title with two games to play.

BOXING: Carl Frampton fight 'makes perfect sense', says Scott Quigg

The Bolton News: Boxing Day gig for Bury’s Scott Quigg

4:20pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

BURY boxing world champion Scott Quigg is relishing a potential unification clash with Carl Frampton next year but admits his full focus is on retaining his WBA super bantamweight belt in Manchester on Saturday.

Log-on to vote and get behind Breightmet Wanderers

The Bolton News:

4:10pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

A BOLTON football team need your help to win a regional competition and get funding for a new dawn.

Dads get even with kids at Eagley

The Bolton News:

12:20pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

PRE-SEASON at Eagley U10s is more competitive than most, and this year was no different.

Dave marks 60th birthday doing Tour de France course

The Bolton News:

11:30am Wednesday 10th September 2014

A HORWICH Cycling Club member has embarked on an unusual way of marking his 60th taking on one of the world’s toughest challenges.

Chris Hodgen still in the hunt for motor sport title

The Bolton News:

3:10pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

BOLTON racing driver Chris Hodgen got back to winning ways last weekend to put himself back in the championship challenge in his General Traffic sponsored, Myerscough College run Formula Ford Van Diemen.

BASEBALL: Bolton Robots of Doom reach national finals

The Bolton News:

1:20pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

BOLTON Robots of Doom booked their place in the national finals after beating Newton Ayrcliffe 12-9.

Duathlon ace Katie’s podium success

The Bolton News:

10:20am Tuesday 9th September 2014

AN ex-Horwich Harriers star is celebrating after scooping glory at the senior European Duathlon Championships in Weyer, Austria.

WARREN BARLOW'S JUNIOR FOOTBALL SCENE: The new season has just got underway and it is all change

The Bolton News:

8:30am Tuesday 9th September 2014

THIS is my first piece for the 2014/15 season and much has changed in the Bolton, Bury and District Football League.

LANCASHIRE AMATEUR LEAGUE: Subs on the mark as Old Bolts march on

The Bolton News:

8:00am Tuesday 9th September 2014

A SUPER second-half performance by Old Boltonians earned them a 3-2 victory in the Premier Division top-of-the-table showdown at North Walkden.

BSF OVER-35s LEAGUE: Reds withdraw to cut league to 29

The Bolton News: Girls' football team seeking to sign more under-sevens

7:30am Tuesday 9th September 2014

THE BSF Over-35s football season opened on Sunday with 29 teams playing in three Divisions. There were originally 30 teams, but Salford Reds withdrew from Division Two because the core of the team defected to a couple of local Division One sides, both of whom opened with 4-0 victories.

Westhoughton Lions can take pride from draw

The Bolton News:

7:10am Tuesday 9th September 2014

WESTHOUGHTON Lions Under-18s suffered late agony in their bid to be North West Youth Division Three champions by drawing 18-18 against rivals Bury Broncos.

Simon Wilcox steps down as manager of Breightmet United

The Bolton News:

6:31pm Monday 8th September 2014

SIMON Wilcox has stepped down as manager of Breightmet United to conentrate on his committee work at the Moss Park club.

Westhoughton Lions Under-15s and U9s in fine wins

The Bolton News:

6:00pm Monday 8th September 2014

WESTHOUGHTON Lions Under-15s avenged an early-season home defeat to Leigh East with a comprehensive victory at Leigh Sports Village.

Mixed fortunes for Bolton RUFC colts sides

The Bolton News:

5:56pm Monday 8th September 2014

BOLTON Senior Colts kicked of their season with a 49-17 demolition of Stockport at Avenue Street.

WEST LANCASHIRE LEAGUE: Turton fall to sucker punch

The Bolton News: Local youth football

6:35pm Monday 8th September 2014

NEIL Johnson is rueing five dropped points in the last two games which have prevented his Turton side from being two points clear at the top of Division One.

Leigh Centurions end regular season with win at North Wales Crusaders

The Bolton News:

5:21pm Sunday 7th September 2014

LEIGH Centurions secued their 25th win of the Kingstone Press Championship with a five-try 28-16 win against North Wales Crusaders.

ANTHONY AXFORD BOLTON ASSOCIATION: Flixton's title celebrations on hold after defeat to Bury as second-placed Atherton also win

The Bolton News: Simon Belston's Bury went clear at the top of the league with a thrilling victory at Flixton

11:07am Sunday 7th September 2014

An unbeaten century from Bury's Simon Belston denied Flixton the chance of clinching their first Bolton Association league title on home soil yesterday.

Bolton batman Josh Bohannon is nation's top run scorer

The Bolton News:

10:10am Saturday 6th September 2014

YOUNG cricketing sensation Josh Bohannon has become the country’s top run scorer at county under-17 level after scoring 950 runs in 14 games.

Phoenix make their final signings

The Bolton News:

9:36pm Thursday 4th September 2014

EPL ICE HOCKEY: Manchester Phoenix have revealed their final two signings for the 2014/15 season.

MANCHESTER LEAGUE: Hindsford's 100 per cent record becomes unstuck

The Bolton News: Local youth football

7:31pm Monday 1st September 2014

HINDSFORD surrendered their 100 per cent league record with a 1-1 draw away to AFC Monton in the Manchester Football League Premier Division.

WEST LANCASHIRE FOOTBALL LEAGUE: Agony for Eagley as they let lead slip

The Bolton News:

7:29pm Monday 1st September 2014

EAGLEY manager Alex Harvie felt a 2-2 draw was an “unfair result” against Fleetwood Hesketh.

LANCASHIRE AMATEUR LEAGUE: Blackrod and Horwich RMI share the spoils

The Bolton News:

7:23pm Monday 1st September 2014

BLACKROD Town had to settle for a share of the points in a tightly fought Division One encounter against Horwich RMI.

BOLTON ASSOCIATION: High hopes for Egerton's record-breaker Amal Athulathmudali

The Bolton News:

6:00am Saturday 30th August 2014

EGERTON manager Dave Tattersall hopes professional Amal Athulathmudali can build on his record-breaking innings last weekend when he returns to Bolton League action and the double-header against Heaton and Horwich.

ANTHONY AXFORD BOLTON LEAGUE: Westhoughton hope it is their day at St George's

The Bolton News:

7:50am Friday 29th August 2014

WESTHOUGHTON opener Atiq Uz-Zaman says tomorrow’s top-of-the-table clash with Bolton League leaders Farnworth Social Circle is must-win if his team are to retain their title hopes.

LANCASHIRE AMATEUR LEAGUE: Old Bolts keep up 100 per cent record

The Bolton News:

7:22pm Monday 25th August 2014

OLD Boltonians maintained their 100 per cent winning record with a dramatic 2-1 victory at Horwich Victoria.

WEST LANCASHIRE FOOTBALL LEAGUE: Ladybridge upset one of their rivals

The Bolton News:

7:19pm Monday 25th August 2014

Ladybridge 2 Haslingden St Marys 1

Bolton Wanderers boss Dougie Freedman is not feeling the pressure despite Brighton defeat

The Bolton News:

7:00am Monday 25th August 2014

DEFIANT Dougie Freedman has played down the pressure placed on his own position after Wanderers’ poor start.

Bolton Wanderers goalkeeper Adam Bogdan a major doubt for Capital One tie against Crewe

The Bolton News:

6:30am Monday 25th August 2014

ADAM Bogdan is a major doubt for tomorrow night’s Captial One Cup game against Crewe after being knocked unconscious in the defeat at Brighton.

ALAN HOUGHTON'S FANS' VIEW: Whites are out of ideas and lacking leadership

The Bolton News:

8:06pm Sunday 24th August 2014

It was a 7.30am start in the gathering gloom at the Macron for the longest trip of the season.

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