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First-half goals from Craig Parker and Ryan Hawkins provided the perfect tonic for King’s Lynn Town as they saw off league leaders Tiverton.

Two north Norfolk mums who have kicked off a new Under 8s team at Sheringham Football Club are appealing for more players to join.

Lowestoft Town boss Ady Gallagher has warned his squad that no-one is safe after seeing the Blues tumble out of the FA Cup at home to Harlow Town.

Fakenham Town will be desperate to make hay while many top-flight teams are otherwise occupied on Saturday.

Premier Division

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.

Ian Culverhouse has told his side to consign their last two games to the history books.

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.

The journey to Carrow Road begins today as Norfolk’s biggest domestic knockout competition – the Norfolk Senior Cup – gets underway.

Rob Taylor will attempt to get Acle off the bottom of the Premier Division when Beccles Town visit Bridewell Lane.

Gary Setchell says a good run in the FA Vase could keep Wisbech Town’s season alive.

Wroxham take a break from their league programme and return to a competition which brought them their greatest achievement.

Payton Swatman

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

Joe Gatting

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

North Walsham Vikings return to Scottow tomorrow (kick-off 3pm) looking for a win to get their season back on track after their defeat at Chingford last week.

London

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.

Patrick Blakeney-Edwards overcame a tardy start to the headline Seaman, Flockhart & Williams Trophies race at Snetterton to secure victory at the Vintage Festival meeting.

Norfolk swimming star Jessica-Jane Applegate has assured fans she is safe and well, after having to cancel plans to fly to Mexico due to the devastating earthquake which has hit the South American country.

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The British Superbike Championships are coming to an end – and the final rounds are crucial for two of local teams with major titles at stake.

Norwich

Josh Files was unable to secure back-to-back TCR German titles at the weekend, despite winning the final race at Sachsenring, Germany, because nearest rival Mike Halder followed him across the finish line.

Germany

Bath’s loss is Great Yarmouth’s gain on Thursday afternoon when another eight-race card brings down the curtain on the three-day Eastern Festival.

Irish eyes were smiling across Great Yarmouth yesterday as Beautiful Morning sparkled on a beautiful afternoon to land the racecourse’s most valuable contest of the season.

Bart’s Bash took place at Horning Sailing Club last weekend with a good mix of dinghies and keelboats participating in the morning’s activities.

The 71st East Anglian Greyhound derby takes place this evening at Yarmouth Stadium.

Wroxham roared back from two goals down to draw at Walsham le Willows in the Thurlow Nunn Eastern Counties Premier Division.

Fourteen Broads One Designs have returned from Windermere where they were invited for three days racing as guests of the Royal Windermere Yacht Club.

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There were only two matches played in Division One of the Central and South Norfolk League sponsored by Barnes Print at the weekend.

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The Ladies’ President’s Day at Dereham Golf Club was a stableford competition held over 18 holes.

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The celebrated Round Norfolk Relay race held over the weekend saw Dereham Runners AC pit two teams of 17 members against a picturesque but punishing 198 mile long course around the county boundary.

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Dereham athlete Chris Baker competed for Great Britain at the European Team Championships in Lille.

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Dereham Otters scooped more than 100 medals at the Norfolk County Championships.

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