Remarkable Centurions comeback completed with 12 men

Leigh Journal: Leigh Centurions squeeze past Doncaster

12:51pm Monday 14th April 2014

Halifax 28 Leigh Centurions...36

Championship match previews, including Halifax v Leigh Centurions

Leigh Journal: Championship Finals Day will be staged at home of Leeds Rhinos

2:49pm Thursday 10th April 2014

PREVIEWS to this Sunday's Kingstone Press Championship matches, including Leigh Centurions' trip to Halifax 

VIDEO: Rowley paises new league structure

Leigh Journal: Paul Rowley

1:30pm Thursday 10th April 2014

LEIGH boss Paul Rowley is one of three leading rugby league coaches to have praised the new league structures that will be introduced in 2015, claiming the move is fuelling increased standards and excitement levels within the Kingstone Press Championships.

Leigh East worry league leaders

Leigh Journal: Leigh East worry league leaders

4:57pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

Leigh East 18 Kells 18

Rain can't dampen Gin Pit spirit

Leigh Journal: Photo of Saurday's action by Len Priestley

4:32pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

DESPITE heavy overnight rain and rain throughout the first part of the afternoon, which rendered the track on the heavy side, a great day's racing took place at Gin Pit on Saturday.

Town under 10s looking for players

Leigh Journal: Football: Olveston United promotion hopes dented

4:27pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

ATHERTON Town Juniors FC under 10s are looking for players for next season when they move from seven to nine-a-side.

Miners Rangers Alliance trump rivals

Leigh Journal: Rovers romped at Rochdale

4:17pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

Miners Ranger Alliance 22

Whitwam wins first round

Leigh Journal: Whitwam wins first round

4:13pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

THOMAS Whitwam won the first round of the British Youth and Junior League Northern Round at Astley and Tyldesley on Saturday.

Sportivate funding introduces Splashball

Leigh Journal: Sportivate funding introduces Splashball

3:57pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

TYLDESLEY Swimming and Water Polo Club and The Pelican Centre in partnership have received Sportivate funding to support the introduction of Splashball.

Colls in the goals but left searching for win

Leigh Journal: Football: Chipping Sodbury return to form with win over Ellwood

3:43pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

ATHERTON Colls had a disappointing week as they returned home with defeats to Rochdale Town and Nelson despite scoring a total of eight goals.

Water polo stars gain international recognition

Leigh Journal: Sport nuts in Beaconsfield raise money with charity Swimathon

3:31pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

LAUREN Tasker is representing England in the Commonwealth Games Water Polo Tournament in Aberdeen this week.

Centurions announce community event fixtures

Leigh Journal: Leigh Centurions squeeze past Doncaster

3:14pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

LEIGH Centurions are delighted to announce details of the first of their community event fixtures to be held at Golborne Parkside on Saturday, April 12.

Leigh Centurions reward quartet with extended contracts

Leigh Journal: Leigh Centurions squeeze past Doncaster

11:56am Tuesday 8th April 2014

LEIGH Centurions have announced that four more members of the first-team squad have signed extended contracts.

Centurions march on in Challenge Cup and land Featherstone in fifth round draw

Leigh Journal: Leigh Centurions squeeze past Doncaster

10:18pm Sunday 6th April 2014

Rochdale Hornets 22 Leigh Centurions 28

Youngster boards to more success

Leigh Journal: Nicole collects medal after winning run

12:00pm Friday 4th April 2014

AN Astley snowboarder continues to rip up the slopes after being crowned Scottish National champion for her age group.

Flynn embraces international role

Leigh Journal: Flynn embraces international role

8:00am Friday 4th April 2014

LEIGH cricketer Callum Flynn was just 16 when he embarked on his first international tour – this time around he wasn’t so overwhelmed by the occasion.

Place in fifth round of Tetley's Challenge Cup at stake for Leigh Centurions

Leigh Journal: Paul Rowley

11:07am Thursday 3rd April 2014

LEIGH Centurions boss Paul Rowley is looking for improvement when his side face Rochdale Hornets again on Sunday.

Playing The Joker at Leigh Centurions

Leigh Journal: Leigh Centurions squeeze past Doncaster

10:46am Thursday 3rd April 2014

LEIGH Centurions will provide the stage for a smash-hit new rugby league play next month.

Hopkins returns to Leigh Centurions

Leigh Journal: Sam Hopkins

10:26am Thursday 3rd April 2014

WIGAN Warriors prop Sam Hopkins has re-joined former Club Leigh Centurions on a one-month loan deal.

Centurions' coach Rowley 'chasing the dream'

Leigh Journal: Centurions' coach Rowley 'chasing the dream'

5:46pm Wednesday 2nd April 2014

REVENGE will be a prime motivator for Rochdale Hornets when they host Championship rivals Leigh Centurions in the fourth round of the Tetley’s Challenge Cup at Spotland on Sunday, 2pm.

Leigh settle for losing bonus point

Leigh Journal: Port prove stubborn opposition as Knutsford play their first game in a month

9:36am Wednesday 2nd April 2014

Leigh RUFC 12 Broughton Park RFC 14

Colls hit Cheadle for six

Leigh Journal: Girls' football team seeking to sign more under-sevens

9:22am Wednesday 2nd April 2014

Atherton Colls 6 Cheadle Town 2

Tyldesley beaten by water polo powerhouses

Leigh Journal: Tyldesley beaten by water polo powerhouses

9:04am Wednesday 2nd April 2014

Tyldesley 10 Lancaster 13

Smith bags four in Pennington win

Leigh Journal: Football: Chipping Sodbury return to form with win over Ellwood

5:46pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

JAMES Smith scored four times as Pennington Predators under 14s won 4-2 away at Barr Hill.

Miners Rangers held at Skirlaugh

Leigh Journal: Hendon seal home success

5:39pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

Skirlaugh 24 Leigh Miners Rangers 24

Miners Ladies sting Hornets in season-opener

Leigh Journal: SEASIDE WIN: Penybanc contined their good start to the season but were still left to rue missed chances.

5:34pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

Leigh Miners Ladies 40 Rochdale Hornets 16

Leigh East round up

Leigh Journal: Port prove stubborn opposition as Knutsford play their first game in a month

5:31pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

Leigh East's sides were in action this weekend

A&T compete at Hull

Leigh Journal: Heckmondwike Cycle Speedway track

5:18pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

ON an overcast, cold misty day, A&T took a line-up strong in numbers to the other side of the Pennines to contest three divisions of cycle speedway at Hull CS.

Atherton hosts chess tournament

Leigh Journal: Modern day chess pieces

4:59pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

ATHERTON Chess Club held their 21st Open Rapidplay chess tournament at the Jubilee Hall.

Leigh Boxers make finals

Leigh Journal: Coan Gildart

4:46pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

LEIGH Amateur Boxing Club have four young boxers through to the National Schoolboy Finals.

Ben tops national rankings with best run

Leigh Journal: Under 13s runner Ben McLaughin is number one in the UK

4:39pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

A LEIGH Harriers athlete shot to the top of the UK rankings on Sunday.

Team Leigh sell-out show

Leigh Journal: Jordan Nicklin

4:16pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

THERE was another fantastic sell-out Team Leigh Boxing Show on Saturday evening with great performances throughout.

Manchester City play semi final at Leigh Sports Village tonight

Leigh Journal: Leigh Sports Village

1:05pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

MANCHESTER City will play a cup semi final at Leigh Sports Village tonight.

Centurions fend off Hornets' stinging fightback

Leigh Journal: Leigh Centurions squeeze past Doncaster

12:17am Monday 31st March 2014

Leigh Centurions 34 Rochdale Hornets 22

Pennington under 10s looking to bolster squad

Leigh Journal: Football: Chipping Sodbury return to form with win over Ellwood

10:00am Friday 28th March 2014

PENNINGTON Lions under 10s are looking for players to boost their squad for next season.

Junior training begins at Leigh CC

Leigh Journal: Jones' performance is one of league's finest ever

8:00am Friday 28th March 2014

OUTDOOR summer cricket training at Leigh Cricket Club for boys and girls starts Friday, April 4.

Brown rejoins Batley

Leigh Journal: Brown rejoins Batley

7:23pm Thursday 27th March 2014

LEIGH Centurions have allowed Alex Brown to re-join one of his former clubs, Batley Bulldogs on a month's loan.

Tennis fun sessions begin

Leigh Journal: tennis racket hitting ball for sport

3:00pm Thursday 27th March 2014

TENNIS fun sessions for juniors will re-start on April 4, following on from junior cricket training from 7.30pm to 8.30pm and will cost £3 per session.

Westleigh CC seek reinforcements

Leigh Journal: Cheating Amir flouts cricket ban in Croydon

12:00pm Thursday 27th March 2014

WESTLEIGH Cricket Club is seeking new players of all ages to join its senior and junior teams.

Spencer: More will follow after my signing

Leigh Journal: Tom Spencer against North Wales Crusaders at the weekend. Picture by Mike Boden

10:08am Wednesday 26th March 2014

PROP forward Tom Spencer has become the latest player to commit his long term future to Leigh Centurions after signing a new contract to remain at the Sports Village until the end of the 2016 season.

Pennington FC round up

Leigh Journal: Football: Olveston United promotion hopes dented

9:58am Wednesday 26th March 2014

PENNINGTON under 17s lost out in the cup quarter final 4-2 to Atherton Town, Ross Greenhalgh and Alex Griffiths netting for Pennington.

Tigers roar to title in perfect season

Leigh Journal: Tigers roar to title in perfect season

9:53am Wednesday 26th March 2014

LEIGH United under 11s Tigers won the Bolton and Bury Junior Division D title on Saturday with a 100 per cent record.

Spencer staying with Centurions, he signs three-year deal

Leigh Journal: Tom Spencer against North Wales Crusaders at the weekend. Picture by Mike Boden

9:55am Wednesday 26th March 2014

LEIGH Centurions have announced that Tom Spencer has signed a three year deal with the club.

Leigh cricketer in Dubai with national side

Leigh Journal: Leigh cricketer in Dubai with national side

9:48am Wednesday 26th March 2014

LEIGH cricketer Callum Flynn is enjoying donning the national jersey again after returning to Dubai with England.

600-mile round trip for ex-Atherton CC treasurer

Leigh Journal: CRICKET: Paceman Jamie Overton is back on track

9:33am Wednesday 26th March 2014

THE inaugural past and present player get together for Atherton Cricket Club proved too much of a lure for former treasurer of 31 years John Cleworth.

Team Leigh boxers reach semi finals

Leigh Journal: Josh Waterworth

9:12am Wednesday 26th March 2014

TWO cracking wins in the National Schoolboy Championships quarter finals by Kian Flanagan and Josh Waterworth on Sunday afternoon in Liverpool booked the pair a semi final outing.

Astley and Tyldesley host Heckmondwike

Leigh Journal: Astley and Tyldesley host Heckmondwike

6:10pm Tuesday 25th March 2014

ON a bright, but bitterly cold day, A&T entertained Heckmondwike in a Northern League fixture at Gin Pit.

Leigh East round up

Leigh Journal: Port prove stubborn opposition as Knutsford play their first game in a month

5:55pm Tuesday 25th March 2014

Askam 25 Leigh East 1st team 6

Miners Rangers inflict East Leeds' first defeat

Leigh Journal: Hendon seal home success

5:43pm Tuesday 25th March 2014

Leigh Miners Rangers 32 East Leeds 8

Leigh make it three in a row

Leigh Journal: Dave Woods

5:38pm Tuesday 25th March 2014

Liverpool St Helens RUFC 3 Leigh RUFC 6





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