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Ramsden and Looker hoping for knockout blow to rivals

Eccleston takes superb second

Team captain Frazer Jardine

Harriers track and field team put in good display

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

CUP TRIUMPH: Dixon Shield winners Wallys Eleven

Dixon Shield joy for Wallys Eleven after they win thrilling final

Sean earns England call-up

TALENTED: Jessica Sloan, Imogen Bailey and Jodie Gittens

Tyldesley Swimming Club girls enjoy success at national competition

ACTION: Skipper Lauren Tasker

Tyldesley duo lead the way for GB

WINNERS: The Deane junior team, from left, Liam Grimwood, Callum Foster, Jack Sleigh and Isaac Randle with Greg Salt, far left, and Bolton captain Patrick Strong, far right

Deane Golf Club's youngsters retain the Salt Trophy

CHAMPIONS: The Corser Trophy winners Ron and Sylvia Gorton with BGA president Glynn Evans, centre

Ron and Sylvia Gorton win BGA Corser Golf Trophy at Old Links

CUP CRACKERS: A jubilant Lostock A team celebrate winning the Cecil Cup

Super Lostock lift Bolton Tennis League's Cecil Cup

DEBUT: Jack Flatley is preparing for his first fight as a pro

Bolton boxer Jack Flatley to make professional debut in October

CHAMPION: Hannah Kelly with her gold medal on the Northern Championships podium

Bolton United Harriers: Hannah Kelly storms to Northern 200m title

Kenyon stars for Burnden Road Runners at tough Darwen race

Lindsey Brindle recorded the fourth fastest anchor leg in the history of the race

Horwich Harrier Lindsay Brindle's glory run for GB golden girls

SILVERWARE: Joe Bullock of Horwich, Bolton, who is a power-lifter

Bullock hopes to inspire GB team to success

READY: Sam Richard, Tom Prayle, Aaron Winstanley, Lewis Daly and Andy McGinty (coach)

Quartet bring home silverware

SHOWDOWN: Little Hulton Reds' Kyle McDonna (red with ball) in action against Bolton Mets' Connor Wood (left/black), Neil Walsh (centre/black), Paul Wiggans (right/black) when the sides last met in March

Home humbling is a new low for Mets

SHIELD CHAMPIONS: The Stoneclough Ladies team who beat Kearsley cricket Club to win the Blackburn Shield

Stoneclough Ladies clinch Blackburn Shield

RACE ACE: Benjamin Heaton in action on his 1968 Honda

Benjamin Heaton racing towards title on motorbike he built himself

DELIGHTED: Little Hulton CC Under-10s with their trophy

Great year for Little Hulton juniors


Westhoughton Lions rugby coach ready for the ring


Bolton parkrun report: Karl Darcy is on a winner again

SPEARHEAD: Team captain of Dunscar Ian Bond who will take on Old Links in the semi-finals

Horwich slip down to third after two away defeats


More titles for Burnden Road Runners' England hopeful Mel Walker

TOP TEAM: Some of the Bolton United Harriers team who finished top of the league

Bolton United Harriers set for promotion play-off showdown

Horwich RMI Harriers

Joe Mercer wins Whittle Pike Fell Race as Horwich RMI Harriers take team prize

CHAMPIONS: Wallys Dollys won the Pike Shield

ROUNDERS: Second innings super show seals Pike Shield for Wallys Dollys

Charlotte is ready for the big stage again

IN THE SADDLE: Andy Porter

Local riders take on gruelling hill climb race

Bowlers have to be careful with young batsmen

Bowlers have to be careful with young batsmen

Kiera Byland of Bolton, who has won three gold medals at Special Olympics in the USA.Images by Steve Holt, Bolton News, Friday August 7 2015. (34628459)

Kiera battles the odds to win gold

ACTION: Declan Fisher

Club proud of Declan's display

CELEBRATION: Kiera Byland with a gold medal on the podium

Byland is a Triple Olympics gold medallist

READY FOR BATTLE: Bolton RUFC members take part in the Haka

Bolton RUFC take centre stage in World Cup extravaganza

Judith Bonnar finally got the better of her husband Neil, both pictured, in Saturday's parkrun

Tommy Harrison speeds to first as Judith gets Bonnar bragging rights

Brought back to earth with a bang for Byland

Malachi Mitchell-Thomas on the grid at Thruxton

Last-lap crash costs Mitchell-Thomas top-10 finish

RELIEF: Barbara Kent and Colin Armstrong

Charity quest lasts 12 hours 40mins

Regent's first win was a stroll in the Park

WINNER: Tim Cooper with his silverware

Cooper is the new club champion

Chester Gladiators 36 Westhoughton Lions 6

Westhoughton Lions drop out of play-off places

Andy Ford finished 14th out of 220 in the Millbrook Monster 10k

Horwich RMI Harriers: Andy Ford rises to Monster challenge

Bolton United Harriers: Brilliant bronze for fell guy Phil Marsden

Bolton United Harriers: Brilliant bronze for fell guy Phil Marsden

STRONG: Phil Eccleston races to third at the Meerbrook 15K in Staffs

Burnden Road Runners weekly round-up

Bolton Gymnastics Club Cheerleading stunt group in Victoria Square,Bolton.Luca Cocozza aged 8 takes a tumble.
 Picture by Richard Holton Newsquest(Bolton) ltd Copyright 30th July, 2015 (33728921)

Weather does not dampen spirits of sports event

CHAMPIONS: Darcy Lever C&SC D won the Horwich Shield

ROUNDERS: Darcy Lever win Horwich Shield with dominant final show

TIPPED FOR THE TOP: Niamh Robinson getting ready for competition

Robinson set new Isle of Man record

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