Livesey tops England's Commonwealth Games rankings after remarkable judo comeback

St Helens Star: Owen Livesey in action

10:48am Thursday 17th April 2014

OWEN Livesey has surpassed his wildest expectations by topping England’s Commonwealth Games ranking list after an incredible return to judo.

Eight Striders tackle London

St Helens Star: The Plodders running club has seen 22 families from Runcorn meet up for six weeks to take part in fun sessions.

12:59pm Thursday 17th April 2014

THE London Marathon saw eight St Helens striders finally reach the end of their long training and taking on the 26.2 mile course. Weather conditions were near perfect and all Striders had a great run.

Michael Smith beaten in Players Championship Final

St Helens Star: Michael Smith's World Championship run ended by Peter Wright

9:16am Monday 14th April 2014

BRENDAN DOLAN won his fourth ProTour title in the space of six months, and his second of 2014, after claiming a whitewash victory over Michael Smith to win Players Championship 5 at the Robin Park Tennis Centre on Saturday.

Chizzy's miss costs him a draw in Sheffield

St Helens Star: Dave Chisnall makes it through to last eight of World Matchplay

8:55am Friday 11th April 2014

DAVE Chisnall was the first of two throwers to fall to Raymond van Barneveld as the second phase of the Betway Premier League Darts season continued at the Motorpoint Arena in Sheffield last night.

Chizzy is set for Sheffield and Oz

St Helens Star: Dave Chisnall moves into the semi finals

3:48pm Thursday 10th April 2014

DAVE Chisnall goes into the second phase of the Betway Premier League Darts season after surviving Judgement Night.

Chizzy beats Wes Newton to survive Judgement Night

St Helens Star: Dave Chisnall snatches a draw against van Barneveld

12:06am Friday 4th April 2014

WES NEWTON was knocked out of the Betway Premier League Darts on Thursday night as Dave Chisnall secured his own survival on Judgement Night with a 7-5 triumph at Cardiff's Motorpoint Arena.

Chizzy's draw sets up a thrilling week nine in Premier League Darts

St Helens Star: Dave Chisnall makes it through to last eight of World Matchplay

8:12am Friday 28th March 2014

 SIMON WHITLOCK was eliminated from the Betway Premier League Darts with a draw against Wes Newton in Dublin on Thursday, as Phil Taylor secured survival at The O2 and Michael van Gerwen ended Peter Wright's unbeaten run in the event.

Dave Chisnall faces a crucial night in Dublin

St Helens Star: Dave Chisnall

11:40am Thursday 27th March 2014

DAVE Chisnall faces another big night in the Betway Premier League Darts in Dublin tonight.

Premier League Darts: Dave Chisnall v Simon Whitlock

St Helens Star: Dave Chisnall

12:02am Friday 21st March 2014

Dave Chisnall v Simon Whitlock 1-0 - Chisnall lands a 180 to bring the 11,000 fans to their feet, before completing a 14-darter to win the opening leg.

Chizzy has to settle for a point against Simon Whitlock

St Helens Star: Dave Chisnall

11:57pm Thursday 20th March 2014

PHIL TAYLOR'S Betway Premier League Darts revival continued with a season's-best 7-1 win over Wes Newton in Leeds on Thursday, as Michael van Gerwen joined Peter Wright at the top of the league table in front of a record 11,000 crowd at the First Direct Arena.

Chizzy faces massive game against Simon Whitlock tonight

St Helens Star: Dave Chisnall moves into the semi finals

10:53am Thursday 20th March 2014

A BETWAY Premier League Darts record crowd will welcome the world's top players to the First Direct Arena in Leeds on Thursday, as the battle to avoid relegation from the tournament intensifies.

Dave Chisnall suffers round one exit as Michael Smith defeats Stephen Bunting

St Helens Star: Michael Smith - young player of the year

7:41am Monday 17th March 2014

 GARY ANDERSON won his third title of the year after claming the first Players Championship of 2014 with a thrilling 6-5 victory over Andrew Gilding on a day which saw Adrian Lewis hit a nine-dart finish at the Barnsley Metrodome.

Missed doubles costs Dave Chisnall against Phil Taylor

St Helens Star: Dave Chisnall

9:14am Friday 14th March 2014

 PHIL TAYLOR claimed his second victory of the Betway Premier League Darts season with a 7-5 defeat of Dave Chisnall in Nottingham on Thursday, as Peter Wright continued his unbeaten start to the campaign against Simon Whitlock.

Phil Taylor v Dave Chisnall, how the match was lost.

St Helens Star: Missed doubles costs Dave Chisnall against Phil Taylor

9:29am Friday 14th March 2014

Phil Taylor v Dave Chisnall.

Dave Chisnall tackles Phil Taylor in this week's Betway Premier League Darts

St Helens Star: Dave Chisnall snatches a draw against van Barneveld

3:38pm Wednesday 12th March 2014

ADRIAN LEWIS is aiming to follow up his UK Open triumph by continuing his push for a Betway Premier League Darts Play-Off spot against Gary Anderson as the tournament visits Nottingham's Capital FM Arena on Thursday.

Adrian Lewis storms to fourth major title

9:14am Monday 10th March 2014

ADRIAN LEWIS claimed the fourth major title of his career with a sensational 11-1 victory over Terry Jenkins in the Coral UK Open final at the Butlins Minehead Resort on Sunday night.

Darts UK Open round-up

5:42pm Sunday 9th March 2014

MICHAEL VAN GERWEN, Adrian Lewis, Terry Jenkins and Mervyn King won through to the Coral UK Open Semi-Finals with fine victories in the tournament's last eight at the Butlins Minehead Resort on Sunday afternoon.

Dave Chisnall and Stephen Bunting suffer UK Open defeats

St Helens Star: Dave Chisnall snatches a draw against van Barneveld

8:14pm Saturday 8th March 2014

GIANT-KILLER Aden Kirk continued his dream run at the Coral UK Open by knocking out Peter Wright in the Fourth Round at the Butlins Minehead Resort, as former champions James Wade and Raymond van Barneveld progressed to the last 16.

Phil Taylor knocked out as Chizzy and The Bullet go through

St Helens Star: Stephen Bunting

8:23am Saturday 8th March 2014

Coral UK Open champion Phil Taylor was sensationally knocked out of the tournament by TV debutant Aden Kirk at the Butlins Minehead Resort on Friday.

Dave Chisnall snatches a draw against van Barneveld

St Helens Star: Dave Chisnall snatches a draw against van Barneveld

12:06am Friday 7th March 2014

DAVE Chisnall saw his draw with Raymond van Barneveld in the Betway Premier League Darts in Exeter as a point lost.

Busy weekend for the St Helens Striders

10:27am Thursday 6th March 2014

YET another busy racing weekend for St Helens Striders, many of whom are warming up for the St Helens 10K.

Michael takes silver medal

9:18am Tuesday 4th March 2014

St Helens Sutton AC athletes, Michael Causer and Taylor Caton Hand have been representing their club at Sheffield again, this time at the AAA National indoor Championships on Sunday 2nd March.

Dave Chisnall to make his Dubai debut

St Helens Star: Dave Chisnall

9:28am Monday 3rd March 2014

MICHAEL VAN GERWEN will defend his Dubai Duty Free Darts Masters title in May after being confirmed amongst the eight competitors for the year’s first World Series event, with Dave Chisnall and Peter Wright set to make their debuts in the event.

Chizzy loses to Flying Scotsman in Glasgow cauldron

St Helens Star: Chizzy loses to Flying Scotsman in Glasgow cauldron

7:43am Friday 28th February 2014

Peter Wright scored a famous 7-1 win over Adrian Lewis to top the Betway Premier League Darts table after a fantastic night of action at The SSE Hydro in Glasgow, as Raymond van Barneveld took the points in the all-Dutch battle and Phil Taylor claimed his first win this season.

Dave Chisnall v Gary Anderson: How the match unfolded

St Helens Star: Chizzy loses to Flying Scotsman in Glasgow cauldron

7:48am Friday 28th February 2014

Dave Chisnall v Gary Anderson.

St Helens darters in draw for UK Open

St Helens Star: Stephen Bunting

2:57pm Thursday 27th February 2014

THE draw for the 2014 Coral UK Open's opening day at the Butlins Minehead Resort on Friday March 7 has been made, ahead of the ITV-televised event next month.

Chizzy to play in front on 10,000 Glasgow crowd tonight

St Helens Star: Dave Chisnall - 4-1 victor over Daryl Gurney

3:05pm Thursday 27th February 2014

THE Betway Premier League Darts continues on Thursday with the fourth league night, as a record Glasgow crowd at the new SSE Hydro prepares to welcome the sport's top players - with the five games on the night including the all-Dutch affair between Michael van Gerwen and Raymond van Barneveld.

Ian Alexander finishes first with all roach catch

4:36pm Thursday 27th February 2014

Newton AA Sunday Sweepstake.

Eight take part in national race

4:35pm Thursday 27th February 2014

A small contingent of St Helens Sutton A.C. members travelled across the country to Nottingham where the National Cross Country Championships were held for the first time in Wollaton Park.

Striders brave tough weather

4:34pm Thursday 27th February 2014

IT was an epic weekend for the St Helens Striders on Sunday.

St Helens Snooker League results:

4:31pm Thursday 27th February 2014

Division One: St Annes (2) 1 Scala Snooker (1) 6, Rainhill Sports (1) 4 Sutton CC 3, Rainford Ex-Serv (1) 4 B/Brook W/Mens (2) 3, Greenalls (1) 2 Peas.X Cons 5, Windle Labour 5 Parr Cons WMC (1) 2, Sidac Sports & Soc 6 Greenalls (2) 1, East Sutton Lab 6 Rainford Ex-Serv (2) 2, Sprayhurst (1) 5 Rainhill Sports (2) 2.

George Wright Darts and Dominoes League results

4:30pm Thursday 27th February 2014

Haydock Rugby v Scala(1-8) (3-1).

St Helens Friday 501 Darts League

4:28pm Thursday 27th February 2014

In the main competition, Burtonwood defeated Parr Conservatives and D Dootson hit a 180 in St Anne’s win over Unison In the Consolation competition, Swan defeated Windleshaw and British Lion defeated Woodlands despite a 180 from R Smart.

Thwaites Darts and Dominoes League results (darts/doms):

4:27pm Thursday 27th February 2014

Vulcan v Eccleston Bowling Club (6 -3) (1-4). Swan v Our Ladys (0-9) (0-5). Roundabout v St Annes (1-8) (1-4). Sprayhurst v BWMC (4-5) (1-4). Sportsmans v Windle Labour (9-0) (5-0). Bowling Green got a bye.

Keighley's Paul March charged

2:37pm Thursday 27th February 2014

Keighley Cougars player-coach Paul March has been charged with committing the Grade C offence of questioning the integrity of a match official in the 43rd minute of the Kingstone Press Championship fixture at Doncaster on Sunday February 23.

Newton le Willows A Asc match News:

St Helens Star: ANGLING: Jamie Rich wins VES league opener at Isle Brewers

10:35am Thursday 20th February 2014

 Newton le Willows A Asc National team fundraiser, Sunday 8th February.

Thwaites Darts and Dominoes League results (darts/doms):

10:34am Thursday 20th February 2014

Our Lady’s v Vulcan (9-0), (3-2). Windle Labour v Sprayhurst (2-7), (2-3). Blackbrook WMC v The Roundabout (8-1), (4-1). St Annes v Swan (7-2), (3-2). Eccleston Bowling Club got a bye.

George Wright Darts and Dominoes League results (darts/doms):

10:33am Thursday 20th February 2014

Woodlands v Blackbrook WMC (3-6), (3-0). Sefton v Duke of Cambridge (5-4), (3-1). Scala v Bowling Green (7-2), (2-3). Swan v Sportsmans (5-4), (1-4). Glassblowers v St Annes (2-7), (1-4). (W Jeavons of St Annes hit a 180).Bye: Haydock Rugby.

St Helens Friday 501 Darts League:

10:32am Thursday 20th February 2014

St Anne’s hosted the BJ Taylor Individual Competition: With a healthy 67 entries a competitive evening was expected and duly delivered, with 8 off 180s, a 160 checkout and 11 and 12 dart legs in the final.

St Helens Snooker League

St Helens Star: The snooker table at the Chantry Centre in Dursley

10:24am Thursday 20th February 2014

Division One: Rainhill Sports (2) 4 St Annes (2) 3, Rainford Ex-Serv (2) 3 Sprayhurst (1) 4, Greenalls (2) 2 East Sutton Lab 5, Parr Cons WMC (1) 3 Sidac Sports & Soc 4, Haydock Cons (1) 2 Windle Labour 5, B/Brook W/Mens (2) 1 Greenalls (1) 6, Sutton CC 2 Rainford Ex-Serv (1) 5, Scala Snooker (1) 5 Rainhill Sports (1 2.

Tough one for Chizzy in Belfast against Michael van Gerwen

St Helens Star: Dave Chisnall moves into the semi finals

3:42pm Wednesday 19th February 2014

ROBERT Thornton is hoping that the all-Scottish clash with Gary Anderson can kick-start his Betway Premier League Darts campaign at the Odyssey Arena in Belfast on Thursday.

Wright wants to smash up Chizzy

St Helens Star: Dave Chisnall in action last week in Liverpool

6:40am Thursday 13th February 2014

DAVE Chisnall is relishing the rest of his debut campaign in the Betway Premier League Darts season after kick-starting with a win.

Striders contest final cross country race

St Helens Star: Girls take silver at schools finals

6:42pm Wednesday 12th February 2014

IN awful wet and windy conditions on Saturday, St Helens Striders travelled to Wythenshawe Park for the fifth and final race in the Manchester Area Cross Country League.

Under 17s team in fourth spot

St Helens Star: Girls take silver at schools finals

6:37pm Wednesday 12th February 2014

A FALL and leaving behind a shoe were among the incidents as teams from St Helens Sutton contested the final Manchester Area Cross Country League event at Wythenshawe Park in Manchester.

Chelsea to follow American dream with scholarship spot

St Helens Star: Chelsea Jarvis studying at college. Picture by Dave Gillespie

12:05pm Wednesday 12th February 2014

FOR Eccleston athlete Chelsea Jarvis the opportunity to access world class facilities is simply too good to miss – even if it means travelling more than 4,000 miles away from home.

Second place for St Helens cross country runners

9:17am Tuesday 4th February 2014

A number of St Helens Sutton A.C. members represented St Helens in the Merseyside County Schools Cross Country held at Liverpool’s Sefton Park.

Dave Chishall and Michael Smith suffer exits in Germany

St Helens Star: Dave Chisnall

11:10pm Saturday 1st February 2014

MICHAEL VAN GERWEN made a winning start to life as the World Darts Champion with a 6-2 win over Leon De Geus in the German Darts Championship on Saturday, as rivals Adrian Lewis, Gary Anderson and Raymond van Barneveld joined him in the third round in Hildesheim.

Newton AA round-up

St Helens Star: ANGLING: Jamie Rich wins VES league opener at Isle Brewers

10:30am Friday 31st January 2014

Newton le Willows A Asc Match News 30th January 2014.

Darts round-up

St Helens Star: DARTS: Justin Pipe starts the year ranked No11 in the world

10:45am Thursday 30th January 2014

Thatto Heath 301 Darts League results: St Teresas 4 Sprayhurst A 5. MoM, T Pickavance. Brown Edge 4 Prescot Reform 5. MoM, M Cupid. Moss Bank Social 4 Elephant 5. MoM, L Winson. Sportsman 3 Thatto Heath Crusaders 6. Rainhill Ex-S 6 Rockware 3. MoM, B Fleetwood. Sprayhurst B 5 Cricketers Arms 4. MoM, J Thornber.

Graham's the winner

St Helens Star: ANGLING: Jamie Rich wins VES league opener at Isle Brewers

10:35am Thursday 30th January 2014

Newton le Willows Anglers Asc Match News.



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