FULL TIME: Hull FC 19 St Helens 12

St Helens Star:

9:58pm Friday 1st August 2014

SAINTS slipped up at Hull but lifted the Steve Prescott Cup and remain top of Super League.

HALF TIME: Hull FC 12 St Helens 6

St Helens Star:

9:06pm Friday 1st August 2014

WHILE two important Super League points are at stake, the mood of the occasion was captured early by both sets of players warming up in T-shirts sporting on the reverse the number one and Steve Prescott's name.

TEAMS: Hull FC v Saints

St Helens Star: Jordan Turner celebrates his try for Saints against his former club, Hull.

7:14pm Friday 1st August 2014

CONFIRMED teams for tonight's Super League Round 23 clash at the KC Stadium.

It's a fantastic feeling, Royal Marine Chris Sherrington takes gold in Glasgow

St Helens Star: Billinge man mountain Chris Sherrington with his Commonwealth gold medal Credit: Jeff Holmes - Team Scotland

5:04pm Friday 1st August 2014

JUDO fighter Chris Sherrington has described the “fantastic” feeling of standing on the podium as a gold medallist at the Commonwealth Games.

Saints confident in new half-back pairing

St Helens Star: DAVE KENDALL (8755190)

12:20pm Thursday 31st July 2014

SAINTS have confidence in their new half-back partnership as they bid to keep hold of top spot in the final five rounds of Super League, starting with a win at Hull FC on Friday night.

Fisher on fire for Town

St Helens Star:

2:45pm Thursday 31st July 2014

ST HELENS Town remain top of the Liverpool competition Second Division after a 95-run victory over Hightown.

Saints shirt up for grabs

St Helens Star: DAVE KENDALL (8728045)

2:34pm Thursday 31st July 2014

ARE you this week’s face in the crowd competition winner?

Saints Summer Camp opportunity

St Helens Star:

2:32pm Thursday 31st July 2014

SAINTS Community Development Foundation have teamed up with The Regenda Group to offer young people the chance to take part in Saints Summer Camp.

Golden Games glory for St Helens judo kings

St Helens Star: at SECC Precinct during day two of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games on July 25, 2014 in Glasgow, United Kingdom. (8763357)

12:30pm Thursday 31st July 2014

JUDO fighters from St Helens stood on the podium’s top step after winning gold at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Town gear up for start of new campaign

St Helens Star:

12:22pm Thursday 31st July 2014

ST HELENS Town kick off their new North West Counties Football League season on Saturday on the ground where they completed last season’s campaign, facing Maine Road at Brantingham Road, Chorlton.

Inspiration for a winning shot

St Helens Star:

11:56am Thursday 31st July 2014

MATT Dawson says Steve Prescott and Luke Walsh will provide inspiration to the Saints players as they seek success at Hull FC on Friday night.

Captains at the double

St Helens Star:

7:40am Thursday 31st July 2014

TWO St Helens District under 11s cricket team players are leading county sides this season.

Kamikaze cricket costs Rainhill

St Helens Star:

2:00pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

RASH shot decision and dropped catches led to Rainhill’s downfall against Fleetwood Hesketh.

Saints boss Nathan Brown offers update on Luke Walsh

St Helens Star: Luke Walsh was very impressive in the win over Castleford and clicked again with Lance Hohaia. 	Picture: Bernard Platt

4:51pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

SAINTS half back Luke Walsh is facing a recovery of upto five months from the horrendous leg injury suffered in the win against Widnes Vikings.

DISCIPLINARY: Two players suspended

St Helens Star:

8:17pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

TWO suspensions have been confirmed this week, leaving one Super League team without one of their star men for the Challenge Cup semi finals weekend..

Rainford knocked off top spot

St Helens Star:

7:02pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

RAINFORD’S stay at the top of Med Imaging Liverpool Competition Division One was short-lived after a seven-wicket defeat at Highfield, who now replace them at the head of the division.

Billinge-born man mountain Sherrington takes judo gold

St Helens Star: Chris Sherrington

1:15pm Sunday 27th July 2014

BILLINGE-BORN judo ace Chris Sherrington roared out the Flower of Scotland on the podium after taking gold in the 100kg plus category at the Commonwealth Games.

Billinge and Pilkington feature in expanded league

St Helens Star:

6:41pm Monday 28th July 2014

BILLINGE and Pilkington will be playing in the Cheshire Football League Premier Division this forthcoming season.

Wild Cats come out on top

St Helens Star: Beer Rounders and Hog Roast day at  Selsey

6:09pm Monday 28th July 2014

WILD CATS rounders team defeated Canterbury Belles 11½-3½ in their latest outing.

Saints to give update on Luke Walsh early this week

St Helens Star: Luke Walsh was very impressive in the win over Castleford and clicked again with Lance Hohaia. 	Picture: Bernard Platt

12:53pm Sunday 27th July 2014

SAINTS said last night that scrum half Luke Walsh remained in hospital following the horrific lower leg injury he suffered in the victory over Widnes on Friday night.

Match reaction: Luke Walsh has either dislocated ankle or a compound leg fracture

St Helens Star:

12:40am Saturday 26th July 2014

SAINTS boss Nathan Brown said the injury to Luke Walsh meant the 44-22 win over Widnes was at some cost.

Walsh injury overshadows Saints win

St Helens Star: Win the VIP treatment to watch Saints play Widnes

10:10pm Friday 25th July 2014

SAINTS stay top of Super League – but tonight’s win was achieved at a massive cost with Luke Walsh carried off on a stretcher with a suspected leg break.

Owen Livesey wins judo gold at Commonwealth Games

St Helens Star: Glasgow 2014 logo

7:52pm Friday 25th July 2014

OWEN Livesey has won a sixth judo gold medal for England at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Chizzy knocked out of World Matchplay after losing ding-dong battle with van Gerwen

St Helens Star:

12:26am Friday 25th July 2014

MICHAEL VAN GERWEN and Simon Whitlock will meet in the BetVictor World Matchplay semi-finals, after they enjoyed thrilling quarter-final victories over Dave Chisnall and James Wade at the Winter Gardens on Thursday.

Saints v Widnes team news

St Helens Star: Gary Wheeler

8:01pm Friday 25th July 2014

Saints: Wellens: Makinson, Turner, Percival, Dawson; Wheeler, Walsh; Amor, Roby, Walmsley, Manu, Soliola, Flanagan. Subs: Jones, Masoe, McCarthy-Scarsbrook, Laffranchi.

Tommo is doing brilliantly - but he needs a week out

St Helens Star:

12:37pm Thursday 24th July 2014

NATHAN Brown has spelled out his reasons for leaving powerful young forward Luke Thompson out of his 19-man squad for the Widnes game – and hammered home the point that he is definitely not dropped.

Nathan Brown Answers: The key is about improving and getting positives out of the game

St Helens Star:

11:40am Thursday 24th July 2014

SAINTS boss Nathan Brown looked ahead to the visit of cock-a-hoop Widnes on Friday, in conversation with the Star’s senior sports writer Mike Critchley.

Owen targets Commonwealth gold after a whirlwind return to judo

St Helens Star:

10:16am Thursday 24th July 2014

OWEN Livesey is hoping that his whirlwind return to judo is capped off with a Commonwealth Games gold medal for England.

Bunting and Smith exit World Matchplay

St Helens Star:

8:08am Thursday 24th July 2014

PHIL TAYLOR hit an incredible nine-dart finish against Michael Smith at the BetVictor World Matchplay on Wednesday as 13-6 victory moved him into the quarter-finals alongside Adrian Lewis, Gary Anderson and Wes Newton.

Saints sizzle back to the top of Super League

St Helens Star:

11:10am Thursday 24th July 2014

SAINTS easily saw off the challenge of relegated London Broncos to return to top spot with a series of late tries putting the icing on the cake.

Off the Ball: No shortage of rugby league books these days

St Helens Star:

12:48pm Thursday 24th July 2014

WHEN I was a kid in the 70s my mam regularly took me to Horace Street library to 'get a book on rugby'.

Forum for Steve Prescott's book launch

St Helens Star:

10:22am Thursday 24th July 2014

One in a Million - the autobiography of Rugby League legend Steve Prescott will take centre stage at Langtree Park on Thursday, 28 August 7pm. Former team mates of the inspirational full back will go through anecdotes of their times spent with Steve.

Luke Walsh returns to Saints line-up

St Helens Star: Luke Walsh was very impressive in the win over Castleford and clicked again with Lance Hohaia. 	Picture: Bernard Platt

4:49pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

SAINTS welcome back Luke Walsh to the squad on Friday, with Lance Hohaia missing out through injury.

Chizzy to meet Van Gerwen in the last eight of World Matchplay

St Helens Star:

1:44am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

MICHAEL VAN GERWEN and James Wade romped into the BetVictor World Matchplay quarter-finals with comfortable wins over Ian White and Richie Burnett on Tuesday, as Dave Chisnall and Simon Whitlock joined them in the last eight in Blackpool.

Saints suffer blow with Lance Hohaia ruled out for eight weeks

St Helens Star:

5:05pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

SAINTS have been dealt a blow with the news that stand off Lance Hohaia will be out of action for eight to ten weeks with a foot injury.

Joe Greenwood extends his Saints stay

St Helens Star: Special try: Joe Greenwood celebrates his crucial touch down.

9:56am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

JOE Greenwood has put pen to paper on a three-year contract extension at the Saints.

Bunting get his World Matchplay off to a flying start

St Helens Star:

9:18am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Lakeside Champion Stephen Bunting enjoyed a superb World Matchplay debut as he overcame number six seed Peter Wright, the World Championship finalist and Premier League star who went down 10-6.

Ashworth pledges future to Saints

St Helens Star: Win the VIP treatment to watch Saints play Widnes

9:40am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

JACK Ashworth is the latest Academy youngster to pledge their future to the Club.

Woods' unbeaten 73 sends Town back to the top of the table

St Helens Star: Slazenger V100 TAS ULTIMATE cricket bat

9:29am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

St Helens Town 1st XI went back to the top of the Liverpool competition second division with an 8 wicket win over Birkenhead St.Marys.

Wembley Challenge Cup Final launch for Steve Prescott's autobiography

St Helens Star: The inspirational Steve Prescott

1:15pm Monday 21st July 2014

One in a Million - the autobiography of Rugby League legend Steve Prescott MBE - will be officially launched at this year’s Tetley’s Challenge Cup final at Wembley Stadium on Saturday, August 23.

So far so good for St Helens darters in the World Matchplay

St Helens Star:

10:54am Monday 21st July 2014

IT is a case of so far so good for the first two of the three St Helens darters in the BetVictor World Matchplay at Blackpool’s Winter Gardens.

St Helens Town link up with water suppliers

St Helens Star:

11:18am Monday 21st July 2014

St Helens Town Football Club and social enterprise Fusion21 have teamed up to keep players hydrated across all five teams.

Rainford move back to top

St Helens Star: Cheating Amir flouts cricket ban in Croydon

11:11am Monday 21st July 2014

RAINFORD regained top spot in the topsy turvy Division 1 of the Med Imaging Liverpool Competition by virtue of a clinical disposal of bottom club Wavertree; a fighting draw by Newton Le Willows denying previous leaders Highfield and rain halting Formby’s progress at Northop Hall.

World Matchplay, Justin Pipe v Michael Smith

St Helens Star:

10:59am Monday 21st July 2014

How the match was won.

World Matchplay, Dave Chisnall v Dean Winstanley

St Helens Star:

10:57am Monday 21st July 2014

How the match was won.

Lance Hohaia injury puts dampener on Saints' capital success

St Helens Star:

8:22am Sunday 20th July 2014

SAINTS will know more about the injury sustained by in-form half back Lance Hohaia later on in the week.

Saints see off Broncos 58-16

St Helens Star:

6:11pm Saturday 19th July 2014

SAINTS easily saw off the challenge of relegated London Broncos to return to top spot with a series of late tries flattering the visitors.

No old pals act from Louie McCarthy-Scarsbrook in London

St Helens Star:

12:08pm Friday 18th July 2014

LOUIE McCarthy-Scarsbrook was very sorry to see his former club London Broncos relegated last Sunday – meaning that the capital will have no representation in Super League for the first time since its inception.

Willie Manu hoping that spring's injury lay-off can be turned into a positive

St Helens Star: Willie Manu  and Jon Wilkin nail Leeds' Ryan Hall

12:51pm Friday 18th July 2014

Tongan World Cup packman Willie Manu is hoping his early season absence may give him a bonus when it comes to freshness approaching the crucial last third of the season.

1976: The year Dad's Army taught the Chemics a lesson

St Helens Star:

1:19pm Friday 18th July 2014

It was pleasing to see Saints legend Kel Coslett awarded with a British Empire Medal in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list.




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