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Friday, September 21, 2018

Affane Party made a swift exit from the lids in trap three to scoop the title of 72nd East Anglian greyhound derby trophy and prize money of £15,000.

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Wednesday, September 12, 2018

The Mixed Pairs competition at the Great Yarmouth Festival of Bowls reached its climax on a gusty sea front.

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Tuesday, May 22, 2018

With two of the fastest riders in the region teaming up to ride the Great Yarmouth CC 25-mile course as a pair it was no surprise that their time of 52:59 was a course record.

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Sudbury
Thursday, May 10, 2018

The Norfolk track and field championships take place at the UEA Sportspark this weekend.

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Sophie McKinna
Thursday, May 3, 2018

The temperature was not exactly Alpine – and the competition was decidedly hot – when Special Olympics Norfolk (SON) hosted its third Eastern Region skiing competition at the Norfolk Snowsports Club at Trowse.

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Surrey
Tuesday, May 1, 2018

John Gosden softened the blow of being forced to rule Without Parole out of the Qipco 2000 Guineas after Corelli emerged as a potential Investec Derby contender with a ready success at Great Yarmouth.

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Thursday, April 12, 2018

Sophie McKinna is throwing angry, and it is clearly working as the Great Yarmouth thrower stormed into the shot put final at the Commonwealth Games.

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Sophie McKinna
Monday, April 9, 2018

Acle United Ladies booked their place in the ERWFL Cup final with a 3-2 victory over visiting Billericay Town.

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Sunday, April 8, 2018

Halvergate have won the Bure League title for the fifth time in six years after a tremendous performance saw them to a 10-0 victory at defending champions East Tuddenham.

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Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Acle United Ladies booked their place in the final of the Norfolk Women’s Cup after a narrow 2-1 victory against King’s Lynn Town.

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Lynn Town
Monday, March 26, 2018

Halvergate have swept up all three Bure Championship titles in Finals week.

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Tuesday, February 27, 2018

After a long, hard 2017 season racing on the continent while based at home in Great Yarmouth, young roadman Zak Coleman has earned help from the Dave Rayner Fund and is setting out to live in Belgium and race on the roads of Flanders and beyond in 2018

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Belgium
Tuesday, January 30, 2018

The Barn at Lynnsport was the venue for the Norfolk Indoor Athletics Championships.

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Sophie McKinna
Monday, January 29, 2018

A record breaking entry of 837 runners – including 111 from Norwich Road Runners – turned up at Freethorpe Village Hall on Sunday for the 10th running of the Freethorpe Ten.

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Run Anglia 2018
Sunday, January 28, 2018

Sometimes one word can sum up a sporting contest and when describing the final of the Just World Indoor Singles championship, in which Mark Dawes defeated Rob Paxton 8-7, 6-8, 2-0 at Potters Resort yesterday, gruelling, cagey or even attritional could be applied.

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Bury
Friday, January 26, 2018

Just when you thought there could be no more twists and turns to this year’s Just World Indoor Championships at Potters, wildcard Wayne Willgress, from the Norfolk Bowls Club in Norwich, pulled off a sensational – if unlikely – victory over the WBT world number one Greg Harlow.

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Thursday, January 25, 2018

On one hand it was a disappointingly one-sided final, but, on the other, yesterday’s Just World Women’s Matchplay Singles final produced an exhibition of bowls that will live in the memory for a very long time.

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Wednesday, January 24, 2018

The World Women’s Matchplay Singles final at Potters on Thursday is a repeat of the 2014 final – and has a definite East Anglian flavour, with defending champion Katherine Rednall, from Ipswich, facing a challenge from Bex Field, who plays for the Norfolk bowls club in Norwich.

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Wednesday, January 24, 2018

All in the mind? Sports psychologists would have us believe that sport is as much a mental as a physical activity, and yesterday morning’s sensational second round world indoor open singles clash between local hero Mervyn King and world number two Nick Brett was indeed a fascinating mind game.

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Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Local supporters were guaranteed a good afternoon yesterday, when two bowlers with Norfolk connections came face-to-face in the final of the Just World Indoor Mixed Pairs Matchplay championship at Potters.

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Friday, January 19, 2018

There was more good news for Norfolk bowls fans, when, following the success of Wayne Willgress in the open singles, his fiancee Bex Field helped Arbroath’s Darren Burnett send the defending champions Claire Johnston and Nick Brett crashing out of the quarter-finals of the mixed pairs.

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Thursday, January 18, 2018

According to spectators, yesterday’s first round match in the Just World Indoor Singles Championship at Potters Resort in which the number six seed Rob Paxton defeated Welsh PBA qualifier Daniel Salmon, 9-5, 6-7, 2-1, was the game of the round – and worthy of a final.

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Wednesday, January 17, 2018

The World Indoor Bowls Championships, which are being staged for the 40th time, have seen some triumphs and disasters in their time, but Wednesday afternoon produced one of the biggest surprises since the event was first staged in Coatbridge, near Glasgow, in 1979.

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Tuesday, January 16, 2018

If it hadn’t been the World Indoor Championships, the first singles game on the portable rink at Potters Resort yesterday would have had the makings of a Monty Python sketch.

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Tuesday, January 16, 2018

David Gourlay, who, as Bowls Scotland’s head coach, is in the process of masterminding the country’s bid for medals at the 2018 Commonwealth Games on Australia’s Gold Coast, won the World Indoor Singles title in Preston’s Guild Hall in 1996, when he was a 100/1 outsider.

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Friday, January 12, 2018

The star names of Drake’s ancient game make their appearance on the portable rink at Potters Resort on Saturday, and, for all the frantic activity of the previous two days as would-be qualifiers have been taking lumps out of each other, this is when the story of the 2018 Just World Indoor Bowls Championships really begins.

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Thursday, January 11, 2018

Sad news from Potters on Thursday involving five-time world indoor singles champion Paul Foster.

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Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Tension is mounting at Potters Resort as the Just World Indoor Championships get underway this morning.

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Ireland
Thursday, November 23, 2017

Two Norfolk sailors are to receive one of the Royal Yachting Association’s most prestigious awards.

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London
Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Trainer Charlie Fellowes has the November Handicap at Doncaster in the back of his mind after the progressive Hajaam completed a quick four-timer at Yarmouth.

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