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Coming from behind has been the speciality of the Suffolk Saxons in their debut National Badminton League season but their attempts to do it again on Monday night proved a step too far.

Despite a typically resilient performance the Suffolk Saxons badminton team suffered their first loss since an opening week defeat to Birmingham at the hands of Team Derby last night.

A team of Waldringfield golfers won the Suffolk Winter Alliance team event on their home course on Sunday.

Suffolk men had their first get-together of the year at Aldeburgh to prepare for the coming season in the Anglian League and their bid to improve on last year’s runner-up spot in the Eastern Counties Foursomes at Seacroft.

Runners braved the frosty conditions this morning to take on a picturesque race alongside the River Orwell.

Three of Ipswich’s finest hockey players have been selected by Great Britain as a new, four-year cycle, culminating with the Tokyo Olympics, begins.

Woodbridge School hosted the Suffolk Schools Series B Cross Country Championships, with the best young runners in the county vying for selection for the coming Anglian Schools event, and English Schools Championships.

Successful siblings in MMA are rare.

The card for the next Contenders Norwich is taking shape – and it looks to be a cracker, packed with local talent.

Tributes have been paid to a much-respected Suffolk angler after he died on New Year’s Eve.

Kevin Carpenter, who is based at Hintlesham Golf Club, returns to Abu Dhabi this week, together with trick-shot partner Geoff Swain.

Ross Tennant and Victoria Kenny were crowned senior county champions at the annual Suffolk County Cross Country Championships, staged at Heveningham Hall, near Halesworth, on Sunday.

Eastern League cyclo-cross riders headed north to Bradford for the national championships and were soon having to deal with mud – something that we have not seen in the Eastern League all this season.

Anna King, from Colchester and District Archery Club, tells us why her sport is great

Want to try a new sport in 2017? Gail sings the praises of judo, where ‘the females always fight harder!’

An Olympic medal-winner and a contemporary artist with links to the region, were among the inspirational people to receive New Year’s Honours, it has emerged.

Tennis superstar Andy Murray claimed his third BBC Sports Personality of the Year crown last night – but is he Britain’s greatest ever sports person?

Suffolk’s Joe Le Maire is one of the best young Thai Boxers in England. For the next year, he’ll be living and fighting in Thailand, the home of the sport, and every month he’ll be writing a diary about his experiences. Here, in part three, he talks about fighting in Las Vegas.

Jason Radcliffe lifted the middleweight title in bizarre fashion at Contenders Norwich 17 on Saturday night.

Hostilities threatened to commence early when the protagonists for the main event of Contenders Norwich 17 came face-to-face earlier today.

Jamie Powell is a man on a mission - and he sees Saturday’s fight at Contenders Norwich 17 as another step on the road to stardom.

An outstanding submission win and fine victories from a fighting mother and daughter were the highlights of the latest BCMMA show in Colchester.

Rising Norfolk MMA star Andre Goncalves has vowed to put on a show on his return to the cage this weekend.

Exciting Suffolk fighter Corrin Eaton is taking inspiration from a visit to the world’s greatest gladiatorial arena as he prepares to set foot back in the cage this weekend.

Fans of the Suffolk Saxons were kept on the edge of their seats throughout tonight’s National Badminton League fixture – but were rewarded with a win thanks to dogged determination by the players.

Anthony Clarke has said the start to his team’s debut season in the National Badminton League has been “crazy” – but is delighted with their performances.

Suffolk’s professional badminton team has coaxed a three-time All England champion out of retirement to strengthen their squad for the AJ Bell National Badminton League.

Suffolk Saxons added another scalp to their impressive AJ Bell National Badminton League campaign with a magnificent victory at Loughborough University last night.

All-action Colchester fighter Sean Carter will now headline this weekend’s BCMMA 17 event, which showcases some of the best talent the region has to offer.

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