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Cobblers unveil new Nike home kit at Sixfields family fun day

The Cobblers have unveiled their new Nike home kit as part of the club's annual Sixfields fun day.
Mitch Eadie (centre) is ready to step up at Saints

Eadie swaps relegation scrap for silverware bid at Saints

From fighting fires at the bottom of the table to fighting for silverware at the top.

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Cobblers to adopt new system for upcoming campaign, reveals Edinburgh

Cobblers boss Justin Edinburgh has revealed the preferred choice of system he intends to go with for the forthcoming Sky Bet League One campaign.

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Richard Levi had a good day with the bat at Trent Bridge, but watched on as Notts reached the rate required for victory in reply (picture: Kirsty Edmonds)

Bittersweet for batsman Richard as Steelbacks suffer defeat to Outlaws

Richard Levi reflected on a bittersweet afternoon at Trent Bridge after the Steelbacks were beaten by Nottinghamshire Outlaws.
Edinburgh urges his team on during Saturday's game. Picture by Sharon Lucey

Edinburgh disappointed by Cobblers performance in Kettering defeat

Cobblers boss Justin Edinburgh admitted he was disappointed by certain aspects of his side's performance in their Maunsell Cup final defeat to Kettering Town on Saturday.
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Ben Duckett made 28 for Northants (picture: Kirsty Edmonds)

Levi shines again but Steelbacks are beaten at Trent Bridge

Richard Levi smashed a stunning 88 from 43 balls - but the Steelbacks were beaten in a rain-affected game at Trent Bridge.

Action from Saturday's contest between Kettering and the Cobblers. Pictures: Sharon Lucey

Cobblers beaten on penalties in Maunsell Cup final

Kettering Town won the Maunsell Cup final by beating the Cobblers 5-3 on penalties following a 1-1 draw at Wellingborough's rain-soaked Dog & Ducks Stadium on Saturday.
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John-Joe O'Toole takes on some young supporters on the Sixfields pitch at last year's fun day

Cobblers to launch new Nike home kit at Sixfields Family Fun Day on Sunday

The Cobblers will be launching their new home kit at the the club’s annual Family Fun Day which takes place at Sixfields on Sunday.

SUMMER SIGNING NUMBER 11 - Aaron Pierre signed for the Cobblers on Friday (Picture: Pete Norton)

Boss Edinburgh happy to be facing a Cobblers selection headache

After making his 11th signing of the summer, Cobblers boss Justin Edinburgh knows he will face a serious selection headache when it comes to naming his team for the season opener at Shrewsbury Town on August 5.

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Rob Keogh claimed a wicket and hit a crucial 37 for the Steelbacks (picture: Kirsty Edmonds)

Ripley: Steelbacks didn't need rain to beat Foxes

David Ripley feels the Steelbacks would have beaten Leicestershire even if the rain hadn't intervened at Grace Road on Friday night.

Richard Levi was in the runs on his return to the Steelbacks side (pictures: Kirsty Edmonds)

Levi stars as Steelbacks ruin Leicestershire's winning start

Richard Levi marked his return with an important innings as the Steelbacks ended Leicestershire's 100 per cent start in this season's NatWest T20 Blast.

New Cobblers signing Aaron Pierre (Picture: Pete Norton)

Defender Aaron Pierre delighted as he makes a step up with the Cobblers

Aaron Pierre has promised the Cobblers fans he is going to be ‘the best player I can be’ after he signed on at Sixfields in a three-year deal.

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Aaron Pierre has joined the Cobblers after spending three seasons with Wycombe Wanderers in league two

Edinburgh believes Cobblers’ big ambition sealed Aaron Pierre deal

Justin Edinburgh believes the Cobblers’ ambition was a key factor in securing the services of in-demand central defender Aaron Pierre.

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Aaron Pierre has signed a three-year deal with the Cobblers

BREAKING: Cobblers make 11th summer signing as they land central defender Aaron Pierre

The Cobblers have completed their outfield defensive recruitment with the signing of Wycombe Wanderers central defender Aaron Pierre.

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The County Ground hosts the NCL Finals Day on Sunday

NCL FINALS DAY: ONs carry the Northampton flag at the County Ground

One of the biggest days in the Northants Cricket League calendar takes place on Sunday.

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Andrew Reynoldson in bowling action for Rushton during their win at Horton House (Pictures: Dave Ikin)

NCL RESULTS SPECIAL: Momi holds his nerve to steer rock-bottom Wollaston to first win of the season

Wollaston claimed their first win over the Hevey Building Supplies NCL Premier Division season at the 13th attempt as they beat Saints by five wickets.

Northampton's Emily Williams celebrates her victory in Dublin

ATHLETICS: More golden glory for Northampton’s Williams as she wins international title in Dublin

Northampton’s Emily Williams capped of a magnificent week which saw her follow up her first English Schools track title with her first international win at the Santry Stadium in Dublin where she became the British & Irish 800m Champion for U17 Girls at the SAIB Track & Field International.

Eithan James (left) and Ben Vaughan (right) with Kings Heath ABC head coach Arthur Daly

BOXING: Kings Heath pair Vaughan and James targeting Commonwealth Games glory

Kings Heath ABC’s reigning national champions Ben Vaughan and Eithan James are hoping to cap their outstanding season with medals at the Youth Commonwealth Games which start this week in the Bahamas.

Action from the County Mens Pairs quarter-finals featuring Alan Ashby in foreground, Connor Cinato (red bowl in hand) and Jamie Walker

BOWLS: Beaten Northants are tied up in Notts in Midland Counties

A much-changed Northants Men’s team were beaten 143-104 by Nottinghamshire in the Midland Counties competition at Kettering Lodge BC.

Alan Freeman is the County Seniors champion

GOLF: Overstone Park’s Freeman claims Seniors’ county title glory

Alan Freeman (Overstone) was crowned Seniors County champion by two strokes from Gary Hardy (Kingsthorpe) and George Hiams (Northampton) with a round of 74 at Northampton GC.

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