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King’s Lynn Stars suffered their first home defeat of the campaign last night to leave their Elite League play-off hopes hanging in the balance.

Norfolk Closed Tournament 2015, under nines, from left, Darcie Jarmy (third), Isabella Taylor (first), Georgie Cohen (second).

The annual Norfolk Closed week drew to an end with numerous finals at East Anglian Tennis and Squash Club in Norwich.

Dan Zelos is up to third in the Ginetta Junior Championship after success at Fife. 	Photos: Jakob Ebrey

After a dismal start to the Ginetta Junior Championship Dereham’s Dan Zelos has bounced back in the second half of the season by claiming third place in the championship standings.

Niels-Kristian Iversen top scored for Lynn at Poole. Picture: Ian Burt

King’s Lynn’s Elite League play-off hopes are out of their hands after they crashed to a 62-30 mauling at Poole.

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Norfolk triathlete Kimberley Morrison who is going professional, pictured at Whitlingham Outdoor Education Centre. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY

The next chapter in the inspiring story of north Norfolk triathlete Kimberley Morrison has begun, after the 27-year-old announced she is to begin competing as a professional.

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Day one of Norfolk's Minor Counties Championship clash with Suffolk at Copdock - Adam Todd opening the bowling on debut. Picture: Tim Ferley

After a campaign of mixed fortunes, Norfolk CCC skipper Chris Brown looks back on the 2015 season with David Freezer – and is hopeful of 2016 improvements.

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Wroxham goalkeeper Elliot Pride was controversially sent off against Soham. Picture: Steve Adams

Jordan Attree was the hero as 10-man Wroxham grabbed a dramatic victory at Trafford Park yesterday.

Sunday session of the Farmers Jam 2014 at Norfolk Snowports Club, Trowse. Photo: Steve Adams

Skiers and snowboarders from across the UK are preparing to make the trip to Norfolk for an annual festival that has become a firm fixture in the calendar.

Norfolk Ladies. Back row  L to R  Tom Davies (coach ), Candy Cornelius, Peggy Tirimanna, Rachel Chettleburgh, Emily Reay, Robyn Edge; Front row  L to R  Bethan Cornell, Lauren Hemp, Bethany Harmer, Aimee Palmer, Emily Woodhouse, Shannon Spencer.

Norfolk Ladies won their final match of the season at Cambridgeshire and Hunts Ladies to remain undefeated in The Royal London Women’s Championship Division Four North-East and secure the title in the process.

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Players from both teams surround referee Anthony Tankard after Adam Nicklin of North Ferriby United brings down Jake Reed of Lowestoft Town just outside the box during the National League North match at Grange Lane, North Ferriby
. Picture by Richard Land/Focus Images Ltd

Lowestoft Town picked up a valuable away point in East Yorkshire – but will feel they could have had a bigger Bank Holiday haul.

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Cricket action from the East Anglian Premier Cricket League between Norwich CC and Vauxhall Mallards. Devon Conway bowling for Vauxhall Mallards.

Picture: MARK BULLIMORE

The race for the Gibbs Denley East Anglian Premier League title was thrown wide open on Saturday when leaders Swardeston slumped to a heavy defeat as all their rivals were picking up a bumper haul of points.

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Niels Kristian Iversen was expected to miss the visit of Leicester but will be available. Picture: Matthew Usher.

King’s Lynn Stars take on Leicester Lions at the Adrian Flux Arena this evening in a must-win clash for Rob Lyon’s men if they are to make the play-offs.

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FA Cup - Wroxham v Fakenham Town at Trafford Park. Wroxham first goal. Photo : Steve Adams

Super-sub Jack Garrod came off the bench to score twice as the Yachtsmen set up an exciting encounter against King’s Lynn in the first qualifying round.

Stewart Larter

Dereham’s inability to score again cost them dearly as they exited the FA Cup.

Jordan Yong, right, and Lynn failed to taste victory against Paulton Rovers. Picture: MATTHEW USHER

Goal-shy Lynn failed to find the net for the second home match in a row as they played out a drab draw at The Walks.

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Saturday, August 29, 2015
Lowestoft Town V Corby in the National League North, Danny Crow controls the ball. Picture: Nick Butcher

Ryan Jarvis rescued a National League North point with his first goal for Lowestoft Town in a tough match which had seen the visitors have a goal disallowed in either half.

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Live updates: Lowestoft Town v Corby Town

Saturday, August 29, 2015
Chris Henderson in action for Lowestoft Town during last weekend's cruel 1-0 loss at AFC Fylde. 
Picture by Greg Kwasnik/Focus Images Ltd

Lowestoft Town return to the comforts of home this afternoon as they look to bring an end to a three-match losing streak in National League North – and we’ll be there to bring you all the action.

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Dereham Town's Sam Borrer returns to action today. Picture: ROB COLMAN

Dereham Town are on their travels again as they aim to kickstart an FA Cup adventure.

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Wroxham manager 
Stewart Larter. 

Picture: James Bass

Wroxham begin their FA Cup journey with a Norfolk derby at Trafford Park.

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Lynn boss Gary Setchell. Picture: Ian Burt

King’s Lynn Town aim to keep moving in an upwardly direction when Paulton Rovers arrive at The Walks.

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England 2003 World Cup winner Matt Dawson is backing Ben Youngs to be England's main scrum-half at the upcoming World Cup. Picture: PA

The battle for the England scrum-half berth could go down to the wire but World Cup winning No.9 Matt Dawson believes Norfolk’s Ben Youngs has the all-round game which makes him Stuart Lancaster’s best option.

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Norwich City mascot Captain Canary isn't in our photo quiz, but can you guess 20 of his colleagues from clubs across the country?

Some are good, some are bad and some are just odd. Can you identify which clubs these 20 mascots represent?

Norfolk tennis player Barry Fulcher, right, with James Smith after winning the V35 doubles title at the British Seniors' Closed Grass Court Championships 2015 at the All England Lawn Tennis Club in London.

Norfolk county player Barry Fulcher has continued his excellent season on the British veterans tour with a double success on the famous courts of the All England Lawn Tennis Club in Wimbledon.

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Jack Tritton in karting action.

A teenage karting star is celebrating a flurry of successes as his season reaches its climax.

Darcy Ward. Picture: SWINDON ADVERTISER

Darcy Ward is being flown back to England for further treatment after a slight improvement in his condition.

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