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International cricket coach Ian Pont.

Essex cricket coach Ian Pont ready for another India adventure

Ian Pont is one of England’s finest fast bowling coaches, yet it’s in India and Bangladesh where he’s helping to develop the next generation. CHRIS BRAMMER spoke to the former Essex player and coach.

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Dame Sarah Storey at Bury St Edmunds SportsAid Lunch Club. Suffolk Golf and Spa Hotel, Fornham St Genevieve.

Paralympian Dame Sarah Storey praises those behind SportsAid lunch for helping young Suffolk athletes

Six-times Paralympian, Dame Sarah Storey, has hailed the efforts of the businesses behind a sporting lunch club in Bury St Edmunds as “invaluable” in helping the development of talented athletes from Suffolk.

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Matrix Fitness Women’s Team Helen Wyman and Lucy Martin attended a celebration to mark the upcoming Women’s Tour to Suffolk at Thorpness Country Club.

Elite cyclists visit county ahead of return for Women’s Tour race

A seaside Suffolk venue hosted a special event amid building excitement for the arrival of this year’s Women’s Tour cycling race.

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Billy Bird puts his unbeaten record on the line.

Sudbury’s Billy Bird set to return to action

British Masters Light-Middleweight champion Billy Bird returns to the ring on May 30, to face an opponent who took British, Commonwealth and European champion Billy-Joe Saunders the distance.

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EADT and Ipswich Star journalist Gemma Mitchell cycled Stage One of the 2015 Aviva Women’s Tour Cycle race with professional cyclists Helen Wyman and Lucy Martin from the Matrix Fitness team who will be competing in the 2015 Women’s Tour race. The ride started from The Crown in Snape and ended in Aldeburgh.

Lucy Martin and Helen Wyman lead media ride through Suffolk ahead of The Aviva Women’s Tour

The Aviva Women’s Tour is returning to Suffolk as it hosts the first stage of the prestigious international cycle race on June 17.

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Young Bury St Edmunds Thai fighter Joe Le Maire has just won the prestigious WBC national title belt.

Video: Bury Thai boxer Joe Le Maire aims for the top after winning prestigious WBC flyweight belt

A young Suffolk fighter is targeting world glory after winning a prestigious national title belt.

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(left to right) Claire Taylor, Visit Colchester Information Centre, Cllr Tim Young, Cllr Annie Feltham and Steve Dorrington, from Colchester Film Festival, plus Shaun the Sheep from WolyBuly in Brightlingsea.

Big screen programme for Colchester’s Castle Park revealed

World-class tennis and films for all the family are coming to Colchester’s Castle Park this summer.

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Cyclists participate in the 22nd annual Tour de Tendring bike ride in Harwich on Sunday 22 May.

Riders enjoy Essex countryside in the Tour de Tendring

More than a thousand cyclists pedalled their way around the north Essex countryside as part of the 22nd annual Tour de Tendring.

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