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Ipswich Town legend Frans Thijssen pictured in the club's new away kit for 2014/15. Town wore an orange away kit in their promotion seasons of 1991/92 and 1999/00, as well as their third-place finish in 2004/05.

Ipswich Town return to an orange away kit – and the omens are good

Ipswich Town will wear an away orange away kit once again next season – and the omens are good.

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Ipswich Town debutant Jonny Williams. Photo: PAGEPIX LTD

Crystal Palace loanee Jonny Williams tells opponents ‘kick me if you can’ and refuses to rule out a return to Ipswich Town next season

Jonny Williams has issued a ‘kick me if you can’ warning to opposition players ahead of Ipswich Town’s exciting finale to the season.

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Ipswich Town boss Mick McCarthy. PHOTO: Sarah Lucy Brown

Ipswich Town boss Mick Mccarthy believes his side can cope with ‘unfair’ Easter schedule

Ipswich Town boss Mick McCarthy believes his side have been handed an ‘unfair’ Easter schedule, but insists his players can cope with the demands.

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Jack Marriott gets a good luck handshake from Mick McCarthy as he makes his debut at Burnley last season. Photo: PAGEPIX LTD

Jack Marriott jumps straight above Paul Taylor in the Ipswich Town strikers’ pecking order

Teenage striker Jack Marriott has jumped straight above Paul Taylor in the Ipswich Town strikers’ pecking order following his recall from non-league side Woking.

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Jack Marriott gets a good luck handshake from Mick McCarthy as he makes his debut at Turf Moor last season

Jack Marriott recalled following injury set-backs for David McGoldrick and Sylvan Ebanks-Blake

Ipswich Town have recalled teenage striker Jack Marriott from his loan spell at Woking following injury set-backs to David McGoldrick and Sylvan Ebanks-Blake.

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Non league See all

Micky Squirrell

Grundisburgh not giving up on SIL Senior Division title, as Achilles lead the way

Grundisburgh manager Micky Squirrell will have no qualms should his team miss out on the Senior Division title this season.

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Rugby See all

Ipswich's Mark Broughton (l) and Jake Goodwin (r) attempt to charge down this clearance from Bruce van Poortvliet

Ipswich Rugby Club were planning for London 1 North rugby before promotion

Ipswich president Dick Lain said the club has already started making plans for next season’s London 1 North campaign.

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Swimming See all

Norwich Swan Swimming Club's Laura Marzolini with her Norfolk County Championships trophy and medal haul.

Norwich Swan’s Laura Marzolini begins bid for glory at British Gas Swimming Championships in Glasgow

Norwich Swan Swimming Club’s most successful swimmer Laura Marzolini will begin her bid for glory at the British Gas Swimming Championships today.

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Athletics See all

Carole Filer (right) with team-mate Tanya Daniels at the 2014 World Masters Athletics World Indoor Championships in Budapest.

Norwich athlete Carole Filer on top of the world after Masters-class display

Three gold medals, one silver, two bronze and a world record – not a bad haul for Norwich athlete Carole Filer at the World Masters Indoor Championships, you could say.

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Equestrian See all

Ruth Hole and Winnetou

Teenage dressage duo aim for European Championships in Arrezo

Two young dressage riders from the region have been long listed for selection for the Junior and Young Riders teams for the European Championships this summer.

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Hockey See all

Grasshoppers Ladies Hockey Club 

(left to right)
Back row: Julia Sheppard, Micayla Tootill (c), Lucy Elsdon, Sophie Tarrant, Lou Cracknell, 

Front row: Kelly Rodwell, Beth Ashford, Lisa Normoyle, Harriette Goldspink, Sarah Dodsworth

Glory for the Grasshoppers Ladies

Ipswich-based Grasshoppers Ladies have clinched promotion to the Suffolk Indoor Premier Division.

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Ipswich Witches See all

Cameron Heeps, Chris Louis, Morten Risager of Ipswich, watching the action.

Witches and Panthers go head to head in huge double-header clash at Foxhall and Alwalton. Both managers target at least four points to keep their League Cup hopes in tact

Ipswich Witches team boss Chris Louis would love to sew up his team’s place in the League Cup semi-finals after Good Friday’s double-header clash with Peterborough Panthers.

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