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Graham Everett has paid tribute to Craig Poxton and his trainer Matt Smith after the Lowestoft boxer was involved in another fight of the year contender.

Leeds

Harleston continued their fine start to the season with a 5-0 win at home over Caister in the Anglian Combination Premier Division.

Anglian Combination Premier Division

King’s Lynn Town surrendered their top spot after their game at bottom-of-the-table Gosport Borough was postponed owing to a waterlogged pitch.

For the neutral and home fans this game had everything you could hope for.

Ady Gallagher

Wisbech Town will make an appearance in the second round proper of the FA Vase for the first time since 2014 after a thumping 4-0 win over Thurlow Nunn League Premier Division leaders Felixstowe & Walton United.

Wisbech Town

Dereham produced a quality performance to take all three points home from north London.

The Planters’ hopes of recording a second successive victory were literally blown away as a combination of Haringey’s strikers and Storm Brian sealed this game before the break.

Craig Poxton’s bid for European glory came to a bloody end on Saturday night – but the man from Lowestoft left the ring with his head held high.

Lowestoft Town will be looking to make it five games unbeaten when they travel to Merstham this afternoon.

Ady Gallagher

Avoiding a banana skin and completing an early league double over bottom-of-the-table Gosport Borough is the aim when King’s Lynn make the long journey to the south coast today.

Toby Hilliard

Away games await for both Dereham Town and Norwich United in Bostik League Division One North today.

Sudbury

The two sides with 100 per cent records in the top flight of the Hadley & Ottaway Anglian Combination will be hot favourites to go marching on today.

Thetford Town

Gina Andrews, who at 16 rode her first winner for trainer Pam Sly, landed the feature race on Fakenham’s opening day of the season for the Peterborough-based trainer.

Peterborough

Eleven Broadland Chess Club members pitted their wits against players from all over the county, at the Norfolk Chess Championships, held at the Tithe Barn, Horstead.

With the current running boom and recent events whereby two of Norfolk’s top runners collapsed whilst racing, I have been asked by several people who run and of course those who don’t just how healthy running is.

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When you get your chance you take it - that’s Craig Poxton’s motto and he intends to stick to it when he climbs into the ring to face Lyon Woodstock for the WBO European super-featherweight title in Leeds on Saturday.

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Trainer Dan Skelton is looking to scoop up the prize money on offer when Fakenham racecourse starts its 2017/18 National Hunt season with a six-race card today.

We all try to keep up appearances, particularly on social media.

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A beautiful sunny October morning greeted players and spectators alike as the County Cups took precedent this weekend and it proved to be a mixed bag of results for the Norwich Sunday League sides.

Norwich

Dan Zelos finished off a frustrating Renault Clio Cup season with his first ever trip to the series rostrum at the final round at Brands Hatch.

Wroxham are through to the third round of the Norfolk Senior Cup but they were made to work hard for it by Norwich CBS at the FDC.

Connor Deeks

King’s Lynn owner Keith Chapman has moved to assure fans things are happening behind the scenes at the Adrian Flux Arena.

After two weeks of the Open Snooker League Spireites A lead the First Division after victories against Woodside Warriors 6-3 and Spireites B 5-4 with Jamie Edwards of the A side and Orin Drake the B team enjoying 3-0 victories during their derby match.

Last week, I was having a bother of a time down on the River Wye.

India

King’s Lynn Town powered to the top of the Evostik Southern League last night after cruising to a 4-0 win at Dunstable.

Michael Clunan

The crowd of more than 58,000 basked in sunshine for what was mostly a brilliant finale for the 2017 British Superbike championships at Brands Hatch for our local teams and riders.

Norwich

Enthusiasts of the Ford marque will be in heaven at Snetterton this Sunday as an array of mouth-watering demonstrations from the blue oval manufacturer’s history will be on parade at the Norfolk venue.

Ford

Just one-tenth of a second difference decided the East District Women’s Hill Climb Championship with Kate Lucas of Norwich Amateur BC climbing Semer Hill in one minute and 3.1 seconds while Becky Ridge of Manningtree Wheelers went up in 1:03.2.

Cambridge

Sprowston Ladies lead Division One of the Norfolk & Women’s Girls League after a 4-2 win over North Walsham Ladies at the weekend.

“Fantastic...loved it....awesome...lots of fun...the coaches were great...I’ve learnt so many new skills...I’m going to join a rugby club.”

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