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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.

Norwich University

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.

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.

Fakenham Town returned to league action at Ely City last night - and gave their hosts a decent game before going down 3-0.

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.

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.”

Fakenham Town return to league action at Ely City this evening – a week after calling off their home clash with Great Yarmouth at short notice.

Dereham Town will be looking to continue their fine recent form when they entertain Mildenhall at Aldiss Park this evening, kick-off 7.45pm.

Jamie Forshaw

King’s Lynn Town may be joint top of the table but manager Ian Culverhouse is far from happy.

Norwich

Norwich City Ladies swept to an impressive 5-0 win over Haringey Ladies at Plantation Park to confirm their place in the second round of the FA WPL Plate competition.

Norwich

Gary Best of Bob Carter retained his Norfolk County Singles Championship title after two days of fierce competition at Hingham Sports & Social Club.

United Kingdom

Aljezeera can make the most of a step down in class in the British Stallion Studs EBF Beckford Stakes at Yarmouth today.

Mulbarton Wanderers produced the shock of day in the second round of the Norfolk Senior Cup when they knocked out 2014 winners Gorleston.

West Norfolk and Fakenham fought out an exciting Norfolk Intermediate Cup tie with West edging home 34-33.

Alex Walpole went from coaching Fakenham Town’s Under-12s to managing the first team on Saturday as the Ghosts got back to the job of playing football.

Wisbech Town’s unbeaten run was extended to eight games with a 4-3 win over lowly Northampton O.N. Chenecks but, as the scoreline suggests, it was far from straightforward.

Goals from Hafeez Sanusi and Adam Hipperson saw Norwich United lift themselves off the bottom of the table with a convincing victory over Waltham Abbey.

Dereham recorded another league win with a good all-round display at Aldiss Park against Potters Bar.

Lowestoft Town made it 10 points from the last 12 as they extended their unbeaten run to four games to continue their climb up the table.

King’s Lynn Town boss Ian Culverhouse said back in August he wouldn’t be worrying about the league table until his team had completed 12 matches.

Fakenham Town will be hoping to put one of the darkest days in the club’s 133-year history behind them today – by playing a game of football.

Gary Setchell will be looking to extend the unbeaten start to his second spell as Wisbech Town manager.

Northampton

Lowestoft Town boss Ady Gallagher has warned his players against any complacency ahead of their home clash against Kingstonian this afternoon.

Sussex

Ian Culverhouse has called on King’s Lynn fans to keep backing his side’s bid for glory.

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