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Lancashire Telegraph Racing Column

6:00am Saturday 19th April 2014

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Marcus Tregoning’s patient approach with Snow Trouble can be rewarded in the Betfred “Racing’s Biggest Supporter” Conditions Stakes at Kempton.

FULL-TIME: Blackburn Rovers 0 Yeovil Town 0

6:45pm Friday 18th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: FULL-TIME: Blackburn Rovers 0 Yeovil Town 0

FOR the second game running Rovers missed the chance to move within two points off the play-off places as they were held to a disappointing goalless home draw by basement boys Yeovil.

FULL TIME: Blackpool 0-1 Burnley

7:18pm Friday 18th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: FULL TIME: Blackpool 0-1 Burnley

MICHAEL Kightly’s goal has taken Burnley to the brink of promotion with victory at Blackpool – as the Clarets now need just two points to return to the Premier League.

Vote for your Blackburn Rovers' 'Goal of the Season'

9:01pm Friday 18th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: Vote for your Blackburn Rovers' Goal of the Season

IT’S the time of year again to vote for Blackburn Rovers’ Goal of the Season.

MATCHDAY LIVE: Blackburn Rovers v Yeovil Town

2:33pm Friday 18th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: Jordan Rhodes celebrates his opener

BLACKBURN Rovers missed the chance to close the gap on the play-off places with a 0-0 draw at Ewood against bottom club Yeovil.

TEAM NEWS: Blackburn Rovers v Yeovil Town

2:24pm Friday 18th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: Rovers Trust have moved to bring Ewood Park into the community by making the ground an ACV

BLACKBURN Rovers have named an unchanged team for the third game running for this afternoon's Championship with relegation-threatened Yeovil Town at Ewood Park.

David Eyres column: We'll get there soon

10:26pm Friday 18th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: Kieran Trippier denies Blackpool a late leveller

WE never do things the easy way at Burnley, do we? But hopefully we won’t have to wait much longer.

Blackburn Rovers boss Bowyer hits out at boo boys

10:20pm Friday 18th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: Rovers miss another chance

GARY Bowyer insists Blackburn Rovers did not deserve to be booed off after they drew 0-0 at home to basement boys Yeovil Town.

We have four cup finals, says Blackburn Rovers midfielder Lowe

9:50am Friday 18th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: Jason Lowe

BLACKBURN Rovers must treat every match between now and the end of the season as a cup final if they are to make one last desperate push for the play-offs.

Alexander: Burnley will be ready for top flight

9:40am Friday 18th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: Graham Alexander

FORMER Burnley promotion winner Graham Alexander says the club will be better prepared for life in the Premier League if they get there again.

No owners at game

10:17pm Friday 18th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: Rovers set for United clash

BLACKBURN Rovers’ owners Venky’s did not attend yesterday’s 0-0 home draw with Yeovil Town.

Lancashire Telegraph Racing Column

6:00am Friday 18th April 2014

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Robin Hoods Bay can finally gain the recognition his efforts deserve by winning the main event on All-Weather Championships Finals Day at Lingfield.

Judge sends Brentford up

10:15pm Friday 18th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: Alan Judge scores from the spot

BLACKBURN Rovers loanee Alan Judge fired Brentford into the Championship after his penalty earned the Bees a 1-0 win over Preston yesterday.

Church beat Accrington in Lancashire Cup

6:51pm Friday 18th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: Levi Wolfenden

Church beat Hyndburn rivals Accrington in the first round of the LCB Lancashire Cup this afternoon as the sun shone down on Good Friday.

MATCHDAY LIVE: Blackpool v Burnley & Doncaster v Derby

4:44pm Friday 18th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: MATCHDAY LIVE: Blackpool v Burnley

FOLLOW our live match coverage as Burnley travel to Blackpool before Doncaster host Derby as both sides hunt for Premier League football.

Stanley secure late leveller

10:10pm Friday 18th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: Stanley celebrate Kal Naismith's equaliser

Mansfield Town must be sick of the sight of Kal Naismith. After scoring twice in a 3-2 win at Field Mill in December, the Scot popped up with another stoppage time strike to deny the Stags a win at the Store First Stadium.

Talking Cricket: A new dawn for the Ribblesdale League

11:00pm Friday 18th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: Talking Cricket: A new dawn for the Ribblesdale League

SO here we go with the brave new world...after a winter of debate, discussion and countless posts on message boards the cricket is ready to take centre stage.

Talking Cricket: Another year of history beckons

10:00pm Friday 18th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: Lowerhouse were Twenty20 champions in 2013

IT’S a league brimming with history, a league that has put little East Lancashire towns like Rawtenstall, Bacup, Nelson, Haslingden, Accrington and Colne on the map.

Lancashire Telegraph sports quiz

11:42am Friday 18th April 2014

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Paul Wheelock column: Regrets? Blackburn Rovers have had a few

2:50pm Thursday 17th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: Tom Cairney and Michael Keane rue Sheffield Wednesday’s equaliser at Hillsborough

NINETY eight days. That’s how long it is between the final day of this season and the opening day of the 2014/15 campaign.

Suzanne Geldard column: Waiting game not fair on Burnley supporters

2:40pm Thursday 17th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: After a tough season, Burnley players deserve the chance to celebrate promotion with the fans

“ONE game at a time” – if I had a pound for every time I’ve heard that phrase this season, but increasingly in recent weeks... well, I couldn’t afford to retire but it might cover the council tax for a couple of months.

It’s still one game at a time, insists Burnley boss Dyche

1:00pm Thursday 17th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: Sean Dyche

SEAN Dyche is sorry for repeating himself, but he makes no apology for the sentiment.

DJ Campbell training with first-team at Blackburn Rovers

9:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: DJ Campbell

DJ Campbell may not be able to play for Blackburn Rovers again this season – but Gary Bowyer insists the striker still has a big role to play between now and the end of the campaign.

Champagne stays on ice if Clarets go up as Trippier targets title

9:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: Kieran Trippier

KIERAN Trippier says the champagne will stay on ice even if Burnley secure promotion tomorrow, because the title would be their next target.

Accrington Stanley squad go door to door to attract fans

11:03am Thursday 17th April 2014

ACCRINGTON Stanley boss James Beattie spent yesterday afternoon knocking on the doors of Hyndburn residents in a bid to boost the attendance at tomorrow’s home game against Mansfield Town.

Burnley bow out in cup semi final

11:39am Thursday 17th April 2014

BURNLEY missed out on a place in the Lancashire FA Senior Cup final, losing 2-1 to Bury in the semi-final at Turf Moor.

Lancashire Telegraph Racing Column

7:34am Thursday 17th April 2014

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Hamza's claims of becoming one of the leading sprinters in the land can be bolstered by victory in the Connaught Access Flooring Abernant Stakes at Newmarket.

Oldham ready to build on strong World Cup start

2:10pm Thursday 17th April 2014

PAUL Oldham is keen to build on the positives after a strong start in the opening MTB Cross Country World Cup meeting in South Africa.

Simpson set for Irish test

1:00pm Thursday 17th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: Neil Simpson

COLNE businessman Neil Simpson will contest the Circuit of Ireland for the first time this weekend.

Rowsell heads Garstang starters

11:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

THE popular Easter Saturday 10 mile time trial on the A6 based course north of Garstang has attracted a quality field which includes reigning World Ladies Pursuit Champion Joanna Rowsell who won that title in Columbia earlier this year.

Carne sets standards high

11:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: Tom Carne

HASLINGDEN rider Tom Carne says he will aim to win the Tristar Triple Challenge this year after making the step up from the British Motostar Championship.

Blackburn Rovers striker Dean Rittenberg inspires England win over Germany

10:07am Thursday 17th April 2014

SUPER-SUB Dean Rittenberg scored with his first touch and then set up the winner as England U18s came from behind to beat Germany U18s 2-1 at the New York Stadium in Rotherham.

Invitation for St George's Tour

10:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

THE Lancashire Automobile Club have issued an invitation to classic car owners to join them for the annual St George’s Day Tour.

Wilkinson impresses in Tour of Reservoir

9:10am Thursday 17th April 2014

IAN Wilkinson continued his strong early season form at the Tour of Reservoir which saw Haribo Beacon star Pete Williams admitted to hospital after a crash.

Monk on the podium in Gallop

9:07am Thursday 17th April 2014

BLACKBURN Harriers ace Joseph Monk raced to third place in Sunday’s Garstang Gallop 10k in 37 minutes and 20 seconds.

Record breaking Hartley set for British Superbikes bow

9:05am Thursday 17th April 2014

WORSTHORNE teenager Harry Hartley hopes to follow in the footsteps of mentor Neil Hodgson when he becomes the youngest rider in British Superbike Championship history this weekend.

Morgan has belief heading to Donington

9:02am Thursday 17th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: Distinctive look for Morgan

ADAM Morgan heads to round two of the British Touring Car Championship at Donington Park believing he is in a position to build on a solid start to the season.

Entwistle on the up despite problems

8:59am Thursday 17th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: Steve Entwistle

MINI man Steve Entwistle is up to second overall in the HRCR Clubmans Championship despite problems with his car on last weekend’s Ilkley Jubilee Classic.

Lancashire turn a £3.5m profit

7:38am Thursday 17th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: Emirates Old Trafford

LANCASHIRE COUNTY Cricket Club has marked a return to profitability after four successive years of losses by announcing a record operating profit of more than £3.5 million for the year ending December 31, 2013.

Ribblesdale League team-by-team guide

9:30pm Thursday 17th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: Clitheroe are reigning Ribblesdale League champions

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The Lancashire League guide to the season

9:30pm Thursday 17th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: Accrington stage junior registration

A look at the runners and riders in the Foster's Lancashire League...

Weekend cricket teams

7:00pm Thursday 17th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: Clitheroe are reigning Ribblesdale League champions

Who's playing for who and where on the opening weekend of the league season...

The Bet Victor Racing Column

9:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: The Bet Victor racing column

The second leg of Newmarket’s Craven meeting sees 2000 Guineas hope Toormore (4.05) reappearing for Richard Hannon and Middleham Park Racing – 7/1 with BetVictor to win the first classic of the season next month at HQ.

Lancashire Telegraph sports quiz

7:43am Thursday 17th April 2014

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Every day we test your sporting knowledge with our just for fun 10 to tackle...

Rovers duo David Dunn and Corry Evans set to return for Yeovil game

3:40pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: David Dunn

DAVID Dunn and Corry Evans are set to return to the Blackburn Rovers squad for Good Friday's home clash with Yeovil Town.

Kevin Gallacher column: Blackburn Rovers must find right balance

2:00pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: Kevin Gallacher

WE are seeing both sides of the coin with Blackburn at the moment.

Willie Irvine column: Burnley can have a party beside the seaside

1:50pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: THere's much more to the Fylde coastline than Blackpool Tower and beach

‘BLACKPOOL, go for it!” It used to be part of a jingle for an advert about the seaside resort in the 1990s, but it’s a phrase that now applies to Burnley.

Danny Webber column: More to come from McCartan

12:19pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: Shay McCarten

I COULDN’T be happier for Shay McCartan getting his first professional goal – and what an important one it could prove to be.

Clarets must stay calm in promotion race, says Micky Mellon

9:32am Wednesday 16th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: Five more points will do it – Micky Mellon wants Burnley to keep calm in the promotion race

MICKY Mellon has urged Burnley to keep faith with the methods that have kept them in the top two for practically three quarters of the season, and pave the way to promotion.

Marshall to hand Rovers run-in fitness boost

6:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

Lancashire Telegraph: Ben Marshall

BEN Marshall is ready to hand Blackburn Rovers a major injury boost by returning before the end of the season.

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