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Norfolk star Alfie Hewett wants to reclaim his number one ranking, win gold medals at the 2020 Olympics in Japan and claim all the major grand slam titles going.

Gustavo Fernandez

A teenager from a Norfolk boxing gym has won gold at a national championship.

London

Great Yarmouth Swimming Club were well represented at the Norfolk County Championships which were held over two weekends at the UEA pool in Norwich.

Norwich

For this vital relegation battle the Bloaters welcomed back Joel Glover in place of the suspended Charlie Blake while Tom Cullumbine also returned to the squad after a long lay-off due to injury.

Ford

A Norfolk racecourse boss who said an outbreak of horse flu could have major consequences has now said he is “delighted” the sport is set to resume from tomorrow.

David Hunter

The boss of a Norfolk racecourse has said a national horseracing suspension could have “major consequences” if a planned meet next Friday cannot go ahead.

After a busy week the Bloaters fielded five of their six new signings for this vital fixture - and performed well to record their first league draw of the season.

Aaron Sanders

Joel Watts warmed the Greens fans with a late winner on a cold day at Emerald Park.

Kyle Ingram

A fencing club says the sport is becoming increasingly popular - despite financial uncertainty and doubts over British representation at the 2020 Olympics.

Gorleston had to settle for a point in Haverhill on Saturday after conceding two injury time goals.

Luke Goreham

Scotland’s Stewart Anderson won the Just 2019 World Indoor Bowls Open Singles title for the second time on Sunday after defeating England’s Simon Skelton on a tie-break in the final at Potters Resort.

United Kingdom

Scotland’s Stewart Anderson defeated holder Mark Dawes in the Just 2019 World Indoor Bowls Open Singles at Potters Resort with an 8-7, 11-6 victory.

Scotland

Gorleston recorded back-to-back defeats in the league for the first time since November as they lost a tight encounter at Emerald Park,

Stewart Larter

Great Yarmouth Town conceded four goals in the final 15 minutes, with a red card not helping their cause, to lose a game they looked like getting something out of.

Chris Holmes

Norfolk wheelchair tennis star Alfie Hewett suffered more disappointment at the Australian Open.

Paul Foster and Robert Paxton were both second-round casualties at the Just 2019 World Indoor Bowls Open Singles Championship at Potters Resort.

United Kingdom

England’s Ellen Falkner and Robert Paxton won the 2019 Just World Indoor Bowls Mixed Pairs Championship yesterday after defeating Helen Carman and Nick Brett 1-15, 10-3, 2-0 in a final of two halves at Potters Resort.

United Kingdom

The Bloaters came into Saturday’s game against high-flying Histon with a renewed enthusiasm that has seen them win five games in a row - but they were unable to maintain the fine run against a top side.

York

The first Norfolk Golfers Alliance meeting of the year at Great Yarmouth and Caister was blessed with good weather, after being adversely affected by the elements in recent years.

Mervyn King survived a first-round scare at the Just 2019 World Indoor Bowls Championships at Potters Resort.

United Kingdom

Suffolk’s Mark Royal became the first seed to fall at the Just 2019 World Indoor Bowls Singles Championship after a tie-break defeat to Scott Edwards.

I had to be fit for work, now it’s not so easy, says ex-city footballer Darren Eadie

NHS

England’s Mark Dawes and Jamie Chestney suffered an agonising defeat to Scotland’s Paul Foster and Alex Marshall at the Just 2019 World Indoor Bowls Championships at Potters Resort.

United Kingdom

Two of the top four dropped vital points in the congested race for Premier Division honours.

Premier Division

Greg Harlow is looking to end a long wait to get his hands on one of the bowls world’s most prestigious titles.

Great Yarmouth Town face arguably the biggest test of their new-found form when they face one of the title favourites on Saturday afternoon.

Martyn Sinclair

Great Yarmouth Town made it six wins on the trot as they overcame a spirited Hadleigh side who had started the day just below them.

Yarmouth Town

Gorleston battled with 10 men for over an hour to gain an excellent away win in a feisty encounter.

Connor Ingram

England’s Mark Dawes will have his work cut out if he is to defend the Just 2019 World Indoor Bowls Championships, which is being held at Potters Resort for the 21st year this month.

United Kingdom

Great Yarmouth Town maintained their remarkable resurgence by winning 1-0 at Whitton United to move out of the Premier Division’s bottom two.

Connor Ingram

Luke Hannant may have taken the scenic route to find his way into the Football League but now the former Norwich City youth player is facing a big decision in 2019.

Norwich

Great Yarmouth Town go looking for a fourth consecutive win on Saturday – an unlikely scenario just a few short weeks ago.

Yarmouth Town

Great Yarmouth Town produced an excellent Boxing Day performance to claim the local bragging rights in front of a bumper crowd of 580.

Aaron Sanders

The Christmas Bash Fight Night at the Ocean Rooms, Gorleston produced a great night of ring sports.

Prince

Great Yarmouth Town took the derby honours against neighbours Gorleston to move off the foot of the Thurlow Nunn League Premier Division table.

Aaron Sanders

Norwich United finally ended their pointless run with a 2-2 draw in an entertaining and hard-fought battle with Gorleston.

Peter Lambert

Great Yarmouth Town will be putting their faith in youth as they battle against relegation from the top tier of the Thurlow Nunn League.

Adam Mason

Great Yarmouth’s Winter Wipeout Gala gives Norfolk swimmers their last chance to gain county qualifying times.

The Greens turned in a battling performance against promotion-chasing Stowmarket in a game they deserved to take something from.

Connor Ingram

After seven consecutive home defeats the Bloaters finally had something to smile about after seeing off Newmarket Town.

Ford

Mike Devlin will be stepping down as secretary of the Norfolk County Golf Union in April after eight years in the role.

Mervyn King let a 2-0 lead slip through his grasp before beating Jan Dekker 3-2 in the second round of the PDC World Championship.

The NR F1 Podcast – recorded in the county that gave the world Team Lotus, Martin Brundle and a breeding ground to the likes of Ayrton Senna and Mark Webber – reviews the 2018 Formula 1 season.

BBC

The Bloaters suffered an agonising last-minute defeat at Ely City after finding themselves two goals up early in the second half.

Ford

Acle United Women moved to the top of the ERWFL Premier Division after a 1-0 victory at Haringey Borough.

Martyn Sinclair and Adam Mason didn’t have a win to cheer them after their 50 mile charity walk despite a brave show from the young Bloaters.

Martyn Sinclair

An injury-time penalty condemned Gorleston to their third defeat in a row.

Peter Lambert

This newspaper and Bullards are offering four lucky people the chance to spend an exclusive day behind the scenes at Norwich City Football Club’s training ground.

Eastern Daily Press

Saturday’s Thurlow Nunn Premier Division match at Stowmarket will be a testing trip for Great Yarmouth Town joint managers Adam Mason and Martyn Sinclair in more ways than one.

Adam Mason

Great Yarmouth Haven Rotary Club’s Alan Spinks and Alan Carman have recorded a notable regional win.

Rotary Club

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