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Newinn Shadow gave a sure-footed run to claim the East Anglian Derby at Yarmouth Stadium and make history by giving his trainer Charles Lister a 12th win in the event.

Derby

Whilst my column this week was going to be dedicated to Mark Armstrong and his forthcoming marathon this Sunday at Nottingham, I feel I have to write about two of Norfolk’s most respected and popular athletes who both collapsed during races last weekend, which shocked the local running community.

Nottingham

Mark Thomas has decided to step down as Swardeston captain after a hugely successful spell at the helm.

Callum Taylor

Norwich will be looking to maintain their perfect start to the London Two North East season when they entertain Woodford at Beeston Hyrne.

West Norfolk

Genial John Berry was full of praise for Bath and Great Yarmouth racecourses yesterday after his filly Hope Is High landed the Bath Staying Final worth £20,000 on the final day of the Eastern Festival.

Fast-rising MMA star Andre Goncalves says he’s ready for the big time – and he’ll prove it in enemy territory at Bellator 187 in Dublin in November.

Don Topley ranks the players from Essex’s remarkable County Championship winning campaign in his latest weekly look at all things cricket.

Cricket

Norwich Iceni have won all their play-off games to be crowned national champions after a superb inaugural season.

America

Snetterton will see two different hosts this weekend, with the Historic Sports Car Club organising a 12-race programme on Saturday and the 750 Motor Club running 11 races the following day.

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Thursday, April 14, 2011

A new kickboxing club has been launched in Harleston town centre. The club is run by Kerry Norfolk who has been training in kickboxing for 14 years.

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Tue, 18:27

There were thrills aplenty at Brewers Green Lane on Saturday as Diss Town saw off visitors Downham in a seven goal classic.

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Diss Town
Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Norfolk’s Double Olympian Colin Oates travelled to Breckland Leisure Centre in Thetford to fight for his Kumo Judo club in the Anglian Open Team League.

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Colin Oates

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