Phoenix forward gets GB call-up

The Bolton News:

12:10am Wednesday 15th October 2014

EPL ICE HOCKEY: Manchester Phoenix forward Bobby Chamberlain has been selected to represent Great Britain in the forthcoming Under 20 World Championship competition in Tallin, Estonia.

Phoenix bounce back with resounding cup wins.

12:02am Wednesday 15th October 2014

EPL ICE HOCKEY: Manchester Phoenix got a winning boost with back to back victories in the Challenge Cup.

Back to back wins ease the pain for injury-hit Phoenix

12:10am Thursday 2nd October 2014

EPL ICE HOCKEY: Manchester Phoenix overcame a short bench to roar into life with two priceless wins at the weekend.

Phoenix still waiting for first home win

2:40pm Monday 22nd September 2014

EPL ICE HOCKEY: Manchester Phoenix were left waiting for their first home win of the season after losing yet another thrilling encounter with Sheffield Steeldogs on Sunday.

Mixed start for Phoenix

9:24pm Monday 15th September 2014

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

Elite League 2014/15 fixtures revealed

6:00am Tuesday 15th July 2014

ELITE LEAGUE ICE HOCKEY: The fixtures for the 2014-15 Rapid Solicitors Elite League season have been released.

GOLF: Surprise guy Liam on the BGA Ball

The Bolton News: BGA Championships winner Liam Ball, left, and runner-up Gareth Hastie

8:00am Saturday 28th June 2014

NO-ONE was more surprised Liam Ball won the Bolton Golf Association Championships than the man himself.

Bolton Golf Association Championships: Defending champion Gareth Hastie tops qualifiers

The Bolton News: Gareth Hastie

12:47pm Sunday 22nd June 2014

GARETH Hastie romped into top place in the BGA Championship qualifiers at Chorley Golf Club on Saturday with a superb 138 two-round total (70 – 68).

Kelly Tidy's cutting blow

The Bolton News: Kelly Tidy hopes to take the golfing world by storm

7:32pm Friday 16th May 2014

KELLY Tidy missed the cut at the Kristianstad Ahus Ladies Open in Sweden yesterday.

Poor start leaves Bolton golfer Kelly Tidy up against it

The Bolton News: Kelly Tidy hopes to take the golfing world by storm

6:30pm Thursday 15th May 2014

KELLY Tidy struggled to rekindle the form that earned her a second-place finish last time out, carding a five over par 77 in the opening round of the Kristianstad Ahus Ladies Open in Sweden.

LOOKING BACK: Old photograph stirs up memories of ex-Old Links golfer Jim Scott

The Bolton News: Former Old Links Golf Club captain Jim Scott

7:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

IN the Sporting Memories page of The Bolton News on April 10, we published one of our archive golfing picutures and asked if anyone could identify the Old Links Golf Club captain taking part in the traditional driving-in ceremony.

Champion amateur Kelly Tidy prepares for fresh assault on professional tour

The Bolton News: Kelly Tidy

10:57am Monday 24th February 2014

BOLTON golfer Kelly Tidy is back from the brink and raring to go just months after being told she may never play the sport again.

Phoenix back on top after Phantoms spooked

10:26am Monday 30th December 2013

EPL ICE HOCKEY: Manchester Phoenix returned to the top of the EPL after a tough and often scrappy battle against the Peterborough Phantoms on Sunday night.

Phoenix hit Flames for six

8:55pm Thursday 26th December 2013

EPL ICE HOCKEY: Manchester Phoenix returned to the top of the EPL on Sunday night, after they thumped erstwhile league leaders Guildford Flames.

Ace is keen to make his Mark

10:00am Tuesday 3rd September 2013

A BOLTON teenager has served up a few surprises by winning both the under-14s and under-16s boys’ singles titles at the Lancashire Championships.

BOLTON TENNIS TOURNAMENT: Shacklady on course for third title

10:34am Tuesday 16th July 2013

JOHNNIE Shacklady remains on course for his third straight men’s singles title at the Bolton Tennis Tournament after becoming the first player to book a place in the semi-finals.

Nerveless Catherine Roberts seals second successive Lancashire title

1:00pm Wednesday 5th June 2013

CATHERINE Roberts has won the Lancashire Ladies County Championship for the second year in succession.

TENNIS: Lostock duo break Brook dominance

11:00am Wednesday 22nd May 2013

PROSPECTS of a Holcombe Brook one-two in Division One of the Men’s League were dented by a determined Lostock A.

TENNIS: Ace Beth is tipped to be a big hit

10:00am Friday 17th May 2013

BETH Coton has won a tennis scholarship at the University of Northern Colorado.

Sun shines on KC in Super Shield victory

6:00pm Wednesday 8th May 2013

KC LADIES, bottom of Section D and without a point, recorded a confidence-boosting victory over Varnish Industries, who are unbeaten in Section F, in the first round of the Dixon Shield.

Trio set pace in BSF Mixed League

5:00pm Wednesday 8th May 2013

HOLCOMBE Brook A, Hawkshaw A and David Lloyd (Bolton) A have made 100 per cent starts to the new Mixed League Division One season.

£2,500 up for grabs in Deane Pro-Am

4:00pm Thursday 2nd May 2013

WINDERMERE’S professional Simon Edwards, who has competed at The Open in the last two years and represented Wales in last year’s European PGA Championships, has confirmed he will play in next month’s Pro Am at Deane Golf Club.

PGA tour on the cards for Westhoughton pro

2:00pm Thursday 2nd May 2013

WESTHOUGHTON’S new head professional, Ian Gregory, has won his playing card for the PGA EuroPro Tour.

ATHLETICS: Young Bolton Harriers get off to a flying start

11:00am Thursday 2nd May 2013

BOLTON Harriers put themselves in a strong position in the first of the new four-event Youth Development League series.

ATHLETICS: Busaileh returns to spoil Valentine's Day

8:00am Thursday 25th April 2013

DEFENDING champion Tony Valentine ran 40 seconds faster than the time he won in last year but had to settle for second place in the Bolton 10K on Sunday as former Bolton United Harrier Chris Busaileh made a winning return to his old stomping ground.

GOLF: Hart Common teed up for BGA opener

8:00am Thursday 25th April 2013

THE Bolton Golf Association inter-club league will get under way next week when the area’s top club teams start their challenge for a place in the league championship finals next September.

Margaret Ewell and Carol Howard in Deane Greensome success

12:00pm Thursday 18th April 2013

Deane ladies’ opening day Greensome competition was won by Margaret Ewell and Carol Howard with 38 points, followed closely in second place by Barbara Spencer and Mary Berry with 37.

Top talent spotters eye Blackrod youngster Josh Banks

8:20am Thursday 18th April 2013

TENNIS starlet Josh Banks continued to serve notice of his fledgling talent at a Lawn Tennis Association national Talent Identification day at Bolton Arena.

Tom Carson and John Knowles star for Bolton clubs

8:00am Thursday 18th April 2013

BOLTON United Harrier Tom Carson took bronze in the Radcliffe 10K on Sunday.

Stirling effort by BGA team

7:00am Thursday 18th April 2013

BOLTON Golf Association failed to upset the odds when their representative team fell to an 8-4 defeat against a Lancashire select side in a pre-season friendly at Dunscar Golf Club.

Rupert's reign under threat as Darcy Lever take off

9:00am Wednesday 17th April 2013

RUPERT Ladies A, who have been champions for the last 10 seasons, suffered defeat at the hands of Darcy Lever C&CS A on the opening day of the Bolton Sports Federation Ladies Rounders League.

Dutch treat for Leah Peploe as she lands GB place

9:00am Tuesday 16th April 2013

YOUNG Deane athlete Leah Peploe has been picked to represent Great Britain after finishing second in the British Junior Duathlon Championships.

Critchlow hits high as winning run goes on

9:04am Wednesday 13th March 2013

LOUIS Critchlow produced a three-try, man-of-the-match performance as Bolton continued their incredible run to go second in North Lancs League One.

Bolton Mets: Not bad for starters

9:03am Wednesday 13th March 2013

BOLTON Mets began life at their new stadium with a 10-10 stalemate against Ashton Bears A on Saturday.

Kenny rules out switching to road racing

9:02am Wednesday 13th March 2013

OLYMPIC sprint track cycling champion Jason Kenny says a switch to road racing would be like Usain Bolt competing in a marathon.

Jason hoping to be role model to future Bolton sports stars

9:02am Wednesday 13th March 2013

BOLTON Olympic cycling hero Jason Kenny tells David Pye how he wants to inspire youngsters to follow in his footsteps

Last chance - NAPS: 2013 entry form.

2:00pm Monday 11th March 2013

Don't miss this final chance to get your invites in for teams of four for our Naps competition.

A bridge too far for golden boy Kenny

11:47am Monday 25th February 2013

DAY four of the Track Cycling World Championships turned into something of an anti-climax for Jason Kenny.

Lostock race is reprieved after bumper entry

11:47am Monday 25th February 2013

THE Lostock Six-Mile race will continue to be held after a late surge of interest.

Now world finalist Lisa targets Isle of Man title

8:59am Friday 22nd February 2013

Bolton darts ace Lisa Ashton shot into the limelight when she reached the BDO Women’s World Championship final last month. David Pye met up with her to find out the secret of her success, and challenged her to a game of arrows

Harriers get a flyer in defence of GP title

9:33am Thursday 21st February 2013

BOLTON United Harriers began the defence of their Central Lancashire Grand Prix title in almost identical fashion and conditions to how they launched last season’s successful campaign.

Sames and Lee seal super Smithills win

11:18am Tuesday 19th February 2013

SMITHILLS B edged a close-fought game against a Moorside C team three places above them in D Section of the Bolton League.

Bolton skate aces on a roll

10:26am Thursday 7th February 2013

FOUR members of Bolton Artistic Roller Skating Club have been earmarked for international competition.

Horwich’s Murray, Kevan in Witton wonder show

10:25am Thursday 7th February 2013

HORWICH RMI Harriers’ men’s team produced a starring performance at the inaugural Witton Park Trail Relay Race in Blackburn.

Phoenix share points with busy Bees

The Bolton News: BUSY: Tony Hand in action for Phenix on Saturday. Pic by Rai Pekkanen

9:07pm Tuesday 29th January 2013

EPL ICE HOCKEY: Manchester Phoenix snatched a priceless away win at Bracknell on Sunday night, but only after a below-par performance led to a disastrous shutout at home to the Bees on Saturday.

Cherry and Whites in nine-try recovery win

9:11am Wednesday 16th January 2013

BOLTON bounced back from defeat at promotion-chasing Tarleton, running in nine tries to record their eighth win in nine matches against a below-par Garstang side.

Unlucky 13 puts halt to Bolton winning run

9:05am Wednesday 9th January 2013

BOLTON suffered their first defeat in eight matches on Saturday but not before giving high-flying Tarleton a serious run for their money on their home patch.

Robinson leads the way as u16s continue perfect run

9:15am Tuesday 8th January 2013

BOLTON RUFC Under-16s maintained their 100 per cent record in the Lancashire Cup with a thrilling 19-14 victory at Ashton-under-Lyne.

Players to vie for £1,000 prize money in town

8:51am Monday 7th January 2013

n LOCAL badminton players are to compete for £1,000 prize money in a Bolton tournament.

Bolton’s slam dunk lads want Wanderers connection

8:51am Monday 7th January 2013

THE town’s basketball team is aiming for a historic link-up with Bolton Wanderers as they battle to attract players, sponsorship and a permanent base for home matches and training.

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