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On This Day: 21st September 2019

On this day last year Castlefields won an 8th Barlows Fire & Security Alan Mayhew Trophy after beating St Georges by 58 on Chester Road. It wasn’t as comfortable as the scoreline suggests, as they only led by 7 after a shared first four. It could have been much less if …

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On This Day: 20th September 2019

On this day last season Sir John Bayley sealed a second league title after gaining the 3 winners they needed at Hanwood. It wasn’t enough for Hanwood to move up from 5th place, as Newport pipped St Georges on Games Won after getting 4 at the Bylet while St Georges …

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On This Day: 18th September 2009

On this day 11 years ago Castlefields retained the league title with 7 winners at the Bylet, with nearest rivals Chester Road getting 5 winners at Sir John Bayley. St Georges just missed out on 2nd despite a 10-4 win at Meole Brace. Bylet’s 7-7 result meant they finished one …

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On This Day: 17th September 2004

On this day 16 years ago Chester Road retained the Premier League title after matching St Georges’ 11-3 win over Ifton with their victory over Wem USC. There was more drama at the bottom as Archibald Worthington got 4 winners at Sir John Bayley, meaning they finished level on points …

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On This Day: 15th September 2017

On this day three years ago Castlefields won a ninth league championship by getting 6 at Chester Road, with runners up Sir John Bayley pushing them all the way after hammering Meole Brace 14-0. St Georges earned a vital 12-2 win over Bowring to overtake them into 4th, with Hanwood …

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On This Day: 14th September 2018

On this day in 2018 Castlefields won a record 10th league title. They won 13-1 at home to Hanmer, matching Newport’s 13-3 win at the Bowring to be 15 points clear with one game left. The result also confirmed that Hanmer were to finish bottom of the league for the …

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Two winners from our league!

We had two winners of competitions today as our players didn’t waste any time in making their mark on a much reduced competition circuit this season. Callum Wraight of Castlefields won the Gambart Baines finals after being in Scarborough all week. He beat Ira Jeffers 8 in the final, after …

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