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Thursday, March 19, 2020

The highly anticipated Mammoth Marathon has been cancelled due to the coronavirus.

Runners have been urged not to arrange their own gatherings, after Parkrun UK cancelled its weekly Saturday morning events in response to government health precautions due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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Cromer’s tennis club has shut its doors due to the coronavirus.

Iain Martell completed the transition from MMA fighter to professional boxing champion with a scintillating display at the sport’s spiritual home.

Iain Martell is promising all-out attack on Saturday night as he attempts to join a small but select band of Norfolk boxers.

Norfolk Sport

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King’s Lynn Town’s Chris Smith was at Ipswich from the age of eight to 21. STUART WATSON spoke to the defender about why he’s glad he always had a Plan B

Boxer Jon Thaxton was never one to let adversity stand in his way - and he has found a way to get around restrictions caused by the coronavirus pandemic.

Ady Gallagher admits he misses life at Lowestoft Town, but not enough to make the leap back into football management any time soon.

April Fool’s Day, eh? If we’d been told last April 1 that a year on we’d all be in lockdown with our fishing and our lives facing an uneasy future, we’d have scoffed.

King’s Lynn Town’s season has now been suspended indefinitely by officials at the National League – but there is still no decision on how the season actually finishes.

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Norwich City

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Grant Hanley insisted a player-led £200,000 donation is the ‘bare minimum’ Norwich City can do to help those affected by the coronavirus.

The Professional Footballers’ Association accepts players must “share the financial burden” during the coronavirus pandemic after health secretary Matt Hancock called on Premier League stars to take a pay cut.

Bradley Johnson encompassed everything football supporters wish to witness from a player; commitment, energy and loyalty.

Is football being singled out for treatment over its approach to the financial effects of the coronavirus pandemic? Chris Lakey looks at where the sport stands

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When Bradley Johnson left Norwich City to join Derby County on deadline day in 2016, it came as a big shock - not least to the man himself.

Columnists

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Is football being singled out for treatment over its approach to the financial effects of the coronavirus pandemic? Chris Lakey looks at where the sport stands

As the enforced isolation resulting from the coronavirus pandemic continues to tighten its grip upon us all, it’s important to appreciate just how badly the absence of football and its associated social networks can affect the mental wellbeing of those around us.

One day we’re talking about Tim Krul’s heroics to send Norwich City through to the FA Cup quarter final and the next thing you know we’re watching videos of Tommy Trybull doing keepy ups with a loo roll and Korey Smith performing amazing tricks with a tea bag.

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Football has taught me a lot about life and as one of the many parents now faced with the prospect of adding ‘teacher’ to my list of daily duties, these are the lessons I will be falling back on while the schools are closed.

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