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History was made under the stars in Norfolk last night, as ambitious promotion Contenders brought fans back to sport with a groundbreaking drive-in fight show.

The City of Norwich Half Marathon has been postponed again, due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus in Norfolk

Boxing referee Lee Cook has earned himself a place in the most prestigious record book of them all - as he explained to Chris Lakey

King’s Lynn Town have revealed another new member of their backroom staff ahead of their debut season in the National League.

What a week this has been, especially after last Friday evening’s training races at the Sportspark in Norwich which was nothing more than a bit of an experiment for local triathlete Joe Skipper.

A piece of sporting history will be made in Norfolk on Friday night, as Contenders host the first fight event in the UK to welcome back a live crowd since lockdown. Mark Heath previews the groundreaking Contenders 30: Drive-in show at Taverham Hall in Norwich.

Great Britain speedway team have added another partnership – with a Norfolk company – as they bid to haul themselves back into the gold medals.

Francesca Hall, whose family live in west Norfolk, impressively revised the record for the Tottenhill-based 10-mile course, reducing Verity Smith’s 2016 time of 23:16 to 21:48 in the East District Championship event.

I’m writing this piece far away from Norfolk, in Herefordshire. All my life it has been the Wensum for me first and the Wye here in the west second.

King’s Lynn Town’s shirt sponsorship for the new National League campaign is the biggest in the club’s history.

Lowestoft Town FC will kick off their pre season campaign later this month.

Lowestoft

Plans for a Norwich rugby club to relocate to a new home at the University of East Anglia (UEA) have been dealt a major blow amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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Ryan Walsh says he has been encouraged from news coming out of Norwich City as he bids to take one of the biggest steps in is career.

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Tuesday, July 21, 2020

It seems a long time ago, but 2019-20 was an outstanding season for North Walsham with the Vikings winning London One North by a massive 29 points – and 20 weeks on from the game that sealed that triumph they were finally presented with the championship winners’ plaque.

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Friday, July 17, 2020

The news that some fans may be able to return to Carrow Road for live football within three months has largely been greeted with positivity – but also with warning that the right safety procedures have to be in place.

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Thursday, November 11, 2010

DESPITE the windy conditions for Sunday’s Fenland 10, several North Norfolk Beach Runners turned in superb performances with three members of the Cromer club picking up first prizes in their age groups.

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Thursday, July 23, 2020

A hockey club’s junior members have been embracing out-of-season training as an excuse to finally get back on the pitch after months of lockdown.

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