Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Coffino

John Coffino expresses pride in Cheshire Phoenix players after play-off semi-final heartbreak

Nix head coach pays emotional tribute to players and fans after BBL Play-off final exit at hands of London Lions in last ever game at the Northgate Arena

Heartbreak for Cheshire Phoenix as they narrowly miss out on BBL Play-off final

David Aliu in action for Cheshire Phoenix in the BBL Play-off semi-final on Sunday
Nix beat London Lions in last ever game at the Northgate Arena but lose on on aggregate to miss out on O2 Arena appearance

Conference Wrap: Godfrey Poku '50-50' to leave AFC Telford United, James Norwood leaves Forest Green Rovers

AFC Telford United midfielder Godfrey Poku rates his chances of staying at New Bucks Head as '50-50'
A round-up of the latest news and player movements from the Vanarama Conference

Chester FC chairman Grenville Millington wants club to challenge at the top

Blues legend and chairman Grenville Millington
Blues legend impressed at progress made under Steve Burr and predicts further improvements

Conference 'gets tougher by the year' but Steve Burr determined Chester FC will improve

Blues boss Steve Burr
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David Aliu hoping to give Northgate Arena perfect send off ahead of crucial Cheshire Phoenix semi-final

Cheshire Phoenix captain David Aliu
Phoenix captain's side are just two games away from a BBL Play-off final appearance at the O2 Arena and bring the curtain down on 21-years at the Northgate on Sunday night against London Lions

Custom House brew up Wirral Basketball League title success

Wirral Basketball League champions Custom House Brewers (from left): Leon Adams, Pete Lunt, Pete Arden, Russ Brookes, Alex Challenor, Alec Doyle, Adam Lloyd, Mark Antrobus, Head Coach Tom Griffiths, Paul Kelly and Joel Humfray
Underdogs springs surprise to claim maiden title

Joe Francis looking to climb Pirelli National Superstock Championship table at Oulton Park

Backford teenager Joe Francis is aiming for the very top after signing a two-year contract with Keith Flint's Team Traction Control
Backford rider will be in action on his home circuit this weekend

Record tumbles as Warren Goodwin and Jack Williams star in Chester Boughton Hall win

Picture shows Boughton Hall bowler Warren Goodwin.
Macclesfield beaten as Hall keep up 100% record

Contract delight for 'football mad' Tattenhall schoolboy Keane Hazledine

Tattenhall Park Primary School pupil Keane Hazledine signing for Wrexham with first team players Mark Carrington and Ross White
Eight-year-old midfielder or striker signs for Vanarama Conference club Wrexham

Teeing off: Sacrifice a bit of power for accuracy – the Justin Rose way

Justin Rose holds up his tournament trophy after winning the PGA Zurich Classic
Chronicle golf columnist Adam McCabe on the secrets of Rose's success

In pictures: Sealand Road memories 25 years on from Chester FC's final league game

Action from the final game at Sealand Road against Rotherham United
The Chronicle turns the clock back to April 1990 as the curtain came down on 84 years of football at the old ground
AFC Telford United midfielder Godfrey Poku rates his chances of staying at New Bucks Head as '50-50'

Conference Wrap: Godfrey Poku '50-50' to leave AFC Telford United, James Norwood exits Forest Green Rovers

A round-up of the latest news and player movements from the Vanarama Conference

Chester FC chairman Grenville Millington wants club to challenge at the top

Blues legend and chairman Grenville Millington
Blues legend impressed at progress made under Steve Burr and predicts further improvements
Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Coffino

John Coffino expresses pride in Cheshire Phoenix players after play-off semi-final heartbreak

Nix head coach pays emotional tribute to players and fans after BBL Play-off final exit at hands of London Lions in last ever game at the Northgate Arena

Heartbreak for Cheshire Phoenix as they narrowly miss out on BBL Play-off final

David Aliu in action for Cheshire Phoenix in the BBL Play-off semi-final on Sunday
Nix beat London Lions in last ever game at the Northgate Arena but lose on on aggregate to miss out on O2 Arena appearance
Sally Peake celebrates success at Glasgow 2014

Sally Peake setting her sights on more podium pride

Chester-born pole vaulter won silver for Wales at the Commonwealth Games last year and has one eye on reaching the Rio 2016 Olympics

Tattenhall Park Primary School pupil Keane Hazledine signing for Wrexham with first team players Mark Carrington and Ross White

Contract delight for 'football mad' Tattenhall schoolboy Keane Hazledine

Eight-year-old midfielder or striker signs for Vanarama Conference club Wrexham

Prop Gavin Woods touched down for Chester RUFC at Huddersfield

Dave Craven rues injuries as Chester RUFC finish season with defeat at Huddersfield

Interim head coach confirms he will stand down with Hare Lane successor to be confirmed in next few weeks

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Cheshire Phoenix head coach John Coffino

John Coffino expresses pride in Cheshire Phoenix players after play-off semi-final heartbreak

David Aliu in action for Cheshire Phoenix in the BBL Play-off semi-final on Sunday

Heartbreak for Cheshire Phoenix as they narrowly miss out on BBL Play-off final

Cheshire Phoenix captain David Aliu

David Aliu hoping to give Northgate Arena perfect send off ahead of crucial Cheshire Phoenix semi-final

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