Angling See all

Colin Howlett (centre) celebrates his World Casting Championship victory in Poland alongside Sinji Kato, left, Jordi Casals.

Catch of the day is a world title for Colin

Well-known Norfolk angler Colin Howlett has reeled in a major prize – but there wasn’t a fish in sight.

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Badminton See all

Devon Minnis (left) reached the quarter-finals of the English National Badminton Championships alongside Nicola Gresty. Picture: Alan Spink/ actionphotography.co.uk

Norfolk junior Devon Minnis reaches doubles quarter-finals of English National Badminton Championships

Great Yarmouth’s Devon Minnis may be young in years but she’s shown she can battle it out on the big stage after plotting a course to the quarter-finals at the English National Badminton Championships.

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Boxing See all

Craig Poxton in action on Saturday's show. Photo: Steve Adams

Lowestoft’s Craig Poxton sends out message to title rival

Craig Poxton sent out a statement of intent to title rival George Jupp with a true No Mercy victory.

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Cycling See all

Morris Bacon (Iceni Velo) fastest in the Stoke Holy Cross hill Climb. Picture: Fergus Muir

Morris shows he’s no minor to win popular Stoke Holy Cross event

Bungay rider Morris Bacon sprung up Stoke Holy Cross Hill in just under two-and-a-half minutes to record the fastest time from the biggest entry yet in this popular entry-on-the-line event.

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Formula One See all

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton models a neat little T-shirt number following his team's constructors' title success at Sochi.

EDP Formula One Podcast – 2014 Russian Grand Prix review

The EDP F1 podcast returns to look back at the inaugural Russian Grand Prix, and the aftermath of events in Japan the previous weekend.

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King's Lynn Stars Speedway See all

Ove Fundin, 79 year old former world speedway champion and Norwich Stars rider, at Horham Community centre to support the bid to relaunch the Norwich Stars team.

Ove Fundin reveals his success in Norwich Stars Speedway

It was 60 years ago when a young unknown and shy Swedish speedway rider made his way to Norwich by train, pushing his bike, held together with bits of old wire and string, between stations.

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Sailing See all

Junior Open at Beccles ASC. Pic Glen Curtis

Swing Bridge Race at Beccles ASC

The summer sailing schedule continued last weekend at Beccles Amateur Sailing Club as preparation for this years August regatta took place along side the final week of sailing school before twenty three helms enjoyed a sometimes slow and painful sail down to the old swing bridge and back.

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Table Tennis See all

Table tennis Wensum C

Top two pull away in Norwich and District Table Tennis League Premier B

A mid-table clash in Premier A of the Norwich and District Table Tennis League saw Wensum C take three points off UEA A with a 6-4 win. CEYMS B beat third-placed Gothic A 7-3. CEYMS A clinched all four points in their 8-2 victory against Briston.

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Youth sport See all

Talented youngsters at the British junior open 10-pin bowling at Bowthorpe over the weekend. Photo: Bill Smith

Norwich Youth Bowling club strike gold when hosting British Junior Open

Some of the hottest talent from the world of tenpin bowling converged on Norwich for the British Junior Open at the Namco Funscape bowling alley in Bowthorpe.

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Athletics See all

The Round Norfolk Relay at Cromer. Annette Baker from BRJ Runners, Huntingdon.
Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Huge shadow is cast over Round Norfolk Relay event

Cambridge and Coleridge convincingly won the 197-mile Birketts Round Norfolk Relay which was overshadowed by the death of a competitor.

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Bowls See all

First day of mixed triples at the Great Yarmouth Festival of Bowls. Picture: Brian Grint

Reigning trio seal mixed triples progress at Great Yarmouth Festival of Bowls

The Great Yarmouth Festival of Bowls mixed triples tournament started yesterday with 180 competitors enjoying bright unbroken sunshine.

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Cricket See all

Essex Cricket Club's Callum Taylor. Picture: Su Anderson

Norfolk batsman named in England Development Programme squad

Talented Norfolk teenager Callum Taylor has taken another major step forward in his fledgling cricket career after being named in the next England Development Programme (EDP) squad.

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Equestrian and Horse racing See all

Shelley Day and her family at Great Yarmouth Racecourse, after she scooped a four-figure win on the back of a £6.40 stake. Picture: submitted

Shelley’s first flutter wins big at Great Yarmouth Racecourse

A lucky holidaymaker galloped to a great win at Great Yarmouth Racecourse after scooping more than £3,400 - from a £6.40 bet.

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Golf See all

Channel 5's Rob Lamarr opens the new FootGolf course at Eagles Golf in Tilney All Saints. Picture: Matthew Usher.

Gallery: Global craze footgolf tees off in King’s Lynn

Imagine stepping onto a golf course without a club, or kicking a football into a hole instead of a net.

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Motorsport See all

Mark Fincham.

Brush with death fails to put brakes on King’s Lynn rider Mark Fincham

Disabled racer Mark Fincham makes his national Superstock debut at Brands Hatch this weekend – just four months after cheating death in a 120mph crash.

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Squash See all

England's Jenny Duncalf and Laura Massaro (left) celebrate their Silver medal in the Women's Doubles Squash at Scotstoun Sports Campus, during the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. Picture: David Davies/PA Wire.

Laura Massaro happy to settle for second silver at Commonwealth Games

Laura Massaro insists she will have no complaints about Glasgow 2014 despite failing at the second time of asking to secure squash gold.

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Tennis See all

Alfie Hewett (GBR) in action during the British Open Wheelchair Tennis Championships 2014 at Nottingham Tennis Centre.

Picture: Chris Vaughan/Tennis Foundation
Date: Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Norfolk wheelchair tennis star Alfie Hewett earns biggest career victory

Cantley wheelchair tennis star Alfie Hewett secured the biggest win of his career yesterday at the Open de la Baie de Somme in France.

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