Norfolk Sport

A Tottenham Hotspur fan from Norwich has been handed a four year football banning order after throwing a banana skin at a black Arsenal footballer in a “targeted gesture” with a “racial element”.


Jason Cook has resigned as manager of Diss Town with the club languishing near the foot of Thurlow Nunn League Division One North.

Harleston Magpies got back to winning ways in East League Premier A when they beat West Herts 5-2 at Weybread.


The Queen has an outstanding chance of taking the honours in Fakenham’s feature race this afternoon on a six-race card which champion jockey Richard Johnson and trainer Olly Murphy could dominate.


Lowestoft Town have been boosted by the news that young defender Connor Deeks has signed a new two-and-a-half year contract at the Amber Dew Events Stadium.

Jamie Godbold

On a bitterly cold day at Bridge Road Holt secured another bonus point win to maintain their position at the top of the league.

Tom Jackson

North Walsham ran in 11 tries to record a comprehensive derby win in miserable conditions at Scottow.

Matt Hodgson

Norwich scored a late penalty to claim a dramatic win on a day when the weather had a huge affect on the game.

Norwich Union maintained their push for a place in the top two with a 19-14 home win over leaders Beccles.

The NR F1 Podcast – recorded in the county that gave the world Team Lotus, Martin Brundle and a breeding ground to the likes of Ayrton Senna and Mark Webber – reviews the 2018 Formula 1 season.


Norwich cruiserweight Iain Martell made it four wins out of four on Sunday night – and put paid to a Christmas of over-indulgence in the process.

Lowestoft Town again succumbed to a late goal as Alvechurch claimed a last-minute winner to snatch all three points.

Jamie Godbold

Dereham Town suffered an embarrassing defeat on the road to AFC Sudbury in the Bostik North.

Elliot Pride

It’s as you were in the Anglian Combination Premier Division as the top-of-the-table clash between Long Stratton and Caister ended in a goalless stalemate.

Wymondham Town

There are few things that a manager, particularly a former defender, loves more than a clean sheet – unless it’s one of his back four getting on the scoresheet with a goal worthy of any of his strikers.

King’s Lynn Town extended their unbeaten league run to a dozen games as they beat high winds, driving rain, the bitter cold and a stubborn Rushall Olympic side 3-0.

Lowestoft Town midfielder Andrew Fisk is likely to miss the festive period due to a recurrence of a hamstring injury.

Jamie Godbold

King’s Lynn Town have signed young striker Charlie Clarke on a short-term deal.

United States

Cedric Anselin faces a baptism of fire today when he takes charge of his first match as Norwich United manager.

Four fighters, average age less than 23 years and with seven fights between them, represent the next generation of boxers coming off the Norwich production line.

In the festive season of excess, Ian Culverhouse will be hoping his King’s Lynn Town players are averse to waste when they return to The Walks this afternoon.

Whilst my column of last week featured CONAC’s young Logan Smith and how his talents were very carefully nurtured through Dereham AC and the City of Norwich Athletics club, this week I am going to try and put into a few words the good work which the Norwich Road Runners are doing in respect of the development of their junior athletes.


Norfolk’s Will Harrold suffered an agonising near miss at the Tour qualifying tournament in the United States – but it wasn’t all bad news.

United States

Senior golfers and two teams of youngsters did battle for the annual Winstanley Trophy competition at Sheringham.


Run Anglia editor Mark Armstrong is trying to keep his 2019 goals in mind as we enter the festive season

Saturday will be one of those days that supporters of local rugby relish, with the county’s two highest ranked clubs, North Walsham and Diss, locking horns at Scottow (3pm).

Johnny Marsters

Norwich were dealt a big blow in midweek when the influential Robbie Bridgstock dislocated his knee in training.

West Norfolk

Iain Martell wants to draw a line under the frustrating start to his boxing career and plot a route to his first championship belt.

Contrary to forecasts the weather on Sunday was almost perfect for sailing at Snowflake Sailing Club – and more importantly for sailing on the river at Horning.

As the beginning of winter begins to bite, it was a cold morning that greeted teams and spectators alike for the first round of the League Cup.

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