Sporting Events in & Around Leigh.

Looking for pre-match drinks & food, somewhere to watch the game live or overnight accommodation? The Greyhound Hotel in Leigh Manchester is the perfect base for all sports fans looking to watch games live or attend matches in the North West area, such as Leigh, Manchester, Wigan, St Helen's or Bolton.

Rugby League - Wigan Warriors hotel & Warrrington Wolves Hotel

Football match information - Ideal as a Manchester United Hotel & Man City Hotel home game fixtures

Lancashire County Cricket Club - located just 12 miles from the hotel

Leigh Sports Village Stadium - just 1.3 miles from the Greyhound hotel, Leigh Sports Village is recognised as one of the premier sporting venues in the North West and provides state of the art facilities for sport, education, physical activity, health and leisure

Aintree racecourse (Liverpool) – arguably the North West’s primary horse racing venue and host to the Grand National, one of the biggest racing events on the calendar.

Chester Racecourse – The oldest horse racing venue still in use in the UK, another fantastic North West race course ideal for a casual or formal day out with regular special events including the Cheshire Oaks race.

Royal Lytham & St Annes Golf Club (near Blackpool) – a fantastic golf club with a stunning links course. Famous for hosting various world famous events and scheduled as the host of the 2012 Open Championship.

Oulton Park (near Tarporley) – Motor racing venue in Cheshire with a wide range of driving events throughout the year. Excellent for a day out with various championship races.

Manchester Velodrome – home of the National Cycling Centre, this venue also hosts a range of other sporting events including national championships in martial arts disciplines and cheerleading along with futsal matches.

Manchester Evening News Arena – a multi-purpose venue in central Manchester, this exhibition arena hosts a range of sporting events including Premier League darts, World Championship boxing and basketball.