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Mike Ridout
The Norfolk Cricket League is under way for 2016.

The new Norfolk Cricket League season began with lots of excitement as this year sees the league fully regionalised and covering the whole county, writes Mike Ridout.

Action from Norwich second team playing Acle at Postwick. Acle congratulate their bowler, 2nd left, Peter Nobbs, for bowling out Norwich batsman Alex Mhandu. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

It was a day to forget for Fakenham as the Norfolk Alliance programme got under way in earnest at the weekend, writes Chris Wise.

Barton Wanderers
Gemma Sanders and Laura Wiseman seen in their England tops

Two Norfolk footballers are seeking sponsorship to help with their dream of playing for Team GB in the Deaf World Cup next month.

United Kingdom
Great Yarmouth Town toast their promotion.

Fakenham Town completed a great escape on the final day as their 1-0 win at Walsham-le-Willows saw the Ghosts climb out of the Premier Division relegation zone, writes Mark Armstrong.

Ross King
Football action from Spixworth (Red) v Acle (Black and White) in the Anglian Combination Premier Division. 

Picture: MARK BULLIMORE

Acle United are celebrating their fourth successive Sterry Cup triumph after their 2-0 win over Spixworth.

Premier Division

Norfolk Sport

David Freezer
Boxer Emma Dolan who has just become British under-56kg youth champion.
PHOTO BY SIMON FINLAY

Norfolk teenager Emma Dolan is celebrating the biggest win of her career after becoming the British women’s under-54kg youth champion.

Lowestoft with the trophy after beating Leiston 3-1 in the Suffolk Premier Cup Final match at Portman Road, Ipswich, on 04 May 2016.      
Picture: Steve Waller       
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Holders Lowestoft Town lifted the Suffolk Premier Cup for the 13th time last night and went some way to softening the blow of relegation from National League North, writes Chris Brammer.

Ben Killip
Action from Norwich second team playing Acle at Postwick. Acle congratulate their bowler, 2nd left, Peter Nobbs, for bowling out Norwich batsman Alex Mhandu. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

It was a day to forget for Fakenham as the Norfolk Alliance programme got under way in earnest at the weekend, writes Chris Wise.

Barton Wanderers
Sports editor Mark Heath getting some wrestling and grappling lessons from wrestling and MMA coach Graham Yates.

Picture: ANTONY KELLY

I’m not sure if it’s called a ‘calf-slicer’ or a ‘calf-crusher’, writes Mark Heath. But I know this – it bloody hurts.

MMA
Kimberley Morrison in action at Ironman70.3 Pays d'Aix 2016 in France. Picture: Submitted

Kimberley Morrison crossed the finishing line at Ironman70.3 Pays d’Aix with a beaming smile as her professional career continued to progress steadily.

France

Norwich City

09:58
Simon Thomas
Alex Tettey scores Norwich City's winner against Manchester United when the two sides met earlier in the season. Picture: Paul Chesterton / Focus Images

Manchester United are next up in our Norwich City Win, Lose or Draw game where Canaries fans get to pit their wits against our writers, Norwich City legends Darren Eadie, Jeremy Goss and Iwan Roberts and presenters Jake Humphrey, Simon Thomas and Chris Goreham.

The Norwich pubs showing Norwich City's clash with United. Photo : Steve Adams

Saturday’s clash with the Red Devils will play a decisive role in Norwich’s battle for Premier League survival and is therefore a must-watch for all City fans.

Norwich
The Premier League has sold its domestic television rights for a staggering £5.136billion across just three years. Picture: Peter Byrne/PA Wire

Norwich City writer David Freezer looks at the financial implications for the Canaries if they can’t avoid relegation

David Freezer
Josh Murphy, right, in action for MK Dons  battling with former City star Bradley Johnson against Derby earlier this season. Picture: Nick Potts/PA Wire

Norwich City youngster Josh Murphy is looking to finish his season-long loan at MK Dons on a high, after claiming an end-of-season award.

Josh Murphy
Gary ONeil and Jonny Howson and Alexis Sanchez in action during the Barclays Premier League match at the Emirates Stadium. 
Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Alex Neil’s team selection on Saturday was interesting.

Youssouf Mulumbu

Columnists

Yesterday, 16:23
Youssouf Mulumbu
Gary ONeil and Jonny Howson and Alexis Sanchez in action during the Barclays Premier League match at the Emirates Stadium. 
Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

Alex Neil’s team selection on Saturday was interesting.

A Norwich flag is waved before the Barclays Premier League match at Carrow Road, Norwich
. Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

The passage of time may cloud the details and dull the memories but we all remember our first game.

Alex Neil
Wes Hoolahan of Norwich and Aaron Ramsey of Arsenal in action during the Barclays Premier League match at the Emirates Stadium.
 Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

“I wouldn’t say it’s been toxic, more nervous.” That was a glorious snippet of conversation I managed to catch between two stewards at The Emirates Stadium on Saturday as they discussed the state of the atmosphere at recent Arsenal home games.

Chris Hughton
How Norwich could do with a Grant Holt type hero right now. Picture: PA

If there is anything more painful than watching your own team consistently failing to take their opportunities to safeguard their Premier League status, it’s surely spending a football-free weekend stressing about whether other results will go your way, writes Robin Sainty.

Newcastle
Norwich Manager Alex Neil and Arsenal Manager Arsene Wenger shake hands at the end of the Barclays Premier League match at Carrow Road, Norwich. 
Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

The game at the Emirates tomorrow evening is the first of four crucial games for Norwich City as they try and remain a Premier League club.

Newcastle

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A motorbike rider was caught by a traffic officer doing a wheelie and driving at 100mph down the Acle Straight.

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Firefighters have just finished tackling a house fire in Great Yarmouth this morning.

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Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service

A father-of-six has described the horrifying moment he found two of his children surrounded by black smoke after a fire broke out in their house.

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A photo of the knife which was consficated on Sunday.  Photo: Norfolk Police/@GYarmouthPolice Twitter

A woman has avoided jail after she pleaded guilty to carrying a knife on a busy shopping street in Great Yarmouth.

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UN Court
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A car and a motorbike have been involved in a crash at North Burlingham

A motorbike rider suffered a “serious leg injury” following a crash on the A47 last night.

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