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Kings of Anglia Issue 7 Magazine Offer With Jimmy Bullard and Tristan Nydam

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A youngster from Ipswich has hit the ultimate home run by pitching his way into the UK’s under 18-baseball squad.

Ipswich-based and four times world and multi-national Hot Rod champion, Carl Boardley competed in the third round of the Ginetta GT4 Supercup as part of the British Touring Car Championship at Oulton Park at the weekend, writes Dean Cox

The second stage of The Women’s Tour 2018 is today underway following yesterday’s successful start in Framlingham.

National Series mountain bike racing brought top riders from across the country to the Phoenix Cycleworks off-road facility at Kentford near Newmarket, writes Fergus Muir.

BAFA SFC Division II East

Ipswich Cardinals 42

Maidstone Pumas 6

The Ipswich Cardinals got back to winning ways in their first home game with a resounding victory against a struggling Maidstone Pumas, writes Kyle Clark.

James Biggs of Diss retained the Todd Cup as Suffolk Amateur champion by winning a play-off against Sam Debenham of Hintlesham at the second extra hole at Rookery Park.

Lady bowlers played this season’s practice game in competitive spirits and brilliant sunshine at the Borough of Eye Bowls Club.

Life has a funny way of bringing people together, then separating them, and once again bringing their life paths back together again, that’s exactly what has happened to me, and a very special woman called Abbie Thorrington.

Suffolk all-rounder Tom Rash says he can’t wait for the semi-final of this season’s Unicorns KO Trophy, writes Nick Garnham.

In his latest cricket column, Don Topley sings the praises of defending County Champions Essex after a gruelling week.

Copdock & Old Ipswichian, despite four wickets from James Pembroke, slithered to a defeat at fellow strugglers Norwich by two wickets on Saturday.

Great Blakenham’s Josh Brooke and Ipswich’s Pierce Bacon continue their defences of cycle speedway’s Senior and Junior Elite Grand Prix titles, on Saturday, at Whitton Sports Centre, Ipswich, writes Phil Clarke.

Numerous parkruns up and down the country, including many in Suffolk and Essex, marked 70 years of the NHS with a big celebration on Saturday.

The ever-popular Friday Five Series, supported by East of England Co-Op, has been up-and-running for a couple of weeks, with Framlingham Flyers hosting the third event this evening.

There are 13 players with plus handicaps in Sunday’s Suffolk Amateur Championship at Rookery Park. Five of them off plus two have Suffolk county first-team experience.

The experience of losing to eventual winners Berkshire at the same stage should stand Suffolk in good stead in Sunday’s Unicorns KO Trophy Quarter-Final, writes Nick Garnham.

In the Orwell Velo ten mile event Ross Fawcett of Pedal Power Ipswich broke Lloyd Chapman’s already very competitive course record for the Crowfield circuit, writes Fergus Muir.

If you’ve watched MMA anywhere in this country over the past few years, there’s a good chance you’ve seen Dan Movahedi in action. After years of hard work and honing his craft, the respected referee made his debut on the big show at UFC Liverpool last month. He told MARK HEATH about his journey so far.

Last time she set foot in the cage, Kerry Hughes was the victim of one of the worst stoppages seen in the sport in recent times – but rather than be bitter about it, the heavy-handed bantamweight says she’s learned from the experience.

June is proving a busy month for 16-year-old Ipswich racing driver Robert Welham with two rounds of the Super One Series, and his F1000 Single Seat Series debut all while sitting his GCSEs at Claydon High School!

In his latest column, Nino Severino discusses the work being done at the University of Suffolk to support elite athletes – and his mission to help many more get the benefit of the superb facilities and experts there.

Suffolk scored a 9-3 victory over Cambridgeshire at Hintlesham for their first Anglian League victory since 2015.

In his latest column, Don Topley discusses the inconsistencies in the England team – and the harsh words which helped them avenge their first Test humbling by Pakistan.

Ipswich UFC star Arnold Allen is riding one of the longest winning streaks in his division – and taking aim at a huge fight in Las Vegas next.

Suffolk match angler Jack Damant, 17, from Needham Market has fulfilled a lifetime ambition and been selected to fish for his country.

Mike Bacon takes his usual weekly look at the world of sport, including England cricket, Ipswich Town and Ipswich Witches

A Suffolk athlete will fulfil her childhood ambition to represent Team Great Britain thanks to a lifesaving transplant operation.

Two teenagers are poised to play for Suffolk for the first time in their final T20 group games this weekend, writes Nick Garnham.

It continues to be tight at the top of the Marshall Hatchick Two Counties Championship Division One.

Copdock & Old Ipswichian captain Chris Swallow heaped praise on his side after they toppled high-flying Mildenhall on Saturday in the Gibbs Denley East Anglian Premier League.

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