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Promising golf players win medals in school competition

A Culford pupil has emerged victorious in the National Prep School Golf Championship.

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The Tin Man, ridden by Tom Queally, pictured winning at Ascot in October last year  Picture: Edward Whitaker (Racing Post)

The Tin Man lands James Fanshawe's first Royal Ascot winner in six years

Newmarket trainer James Fanshawe had to wait the outcome of a stewards' inquiry before being able to properly celebrate the respected yard's first Royal Ascot winner in six years, in the Diamond Jubilee Stakes on the festival's concluding Saturday.
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WINNING FEELING: Goldolphin trainer Charlie Appleby (right) pictured receiving The Havana Gold Maiden Stakes trophy earlier in the season at Newmarket's 1,000 Guineas, after Way Of Wisdom's success  Picture: Mark Westley

Rare Rhythm provides Charlie Appleby with 20/1 Royal Ascot winner

Town trainer Charlie Appleby was all smiles on the concluding day of Royal Ascot 2017 as 20/1 shot Rare Rhythm provided Godolphin with a sixth victory of the week, following his impressive success in the Duke Of Edinburgh Handicap.

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TOUGH DAY: Bury Saints struggled to deal with the power and depth of the London Blitz squad

London team blitz Saints in capital on sun-drenched day

The Bury Saints received a thrashing when they visited the London Blitz, a team who currently lie at the top of national rankings.

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WINNING TEAM: Stowmarket defeated Seckford at the weekend to make it through to the quarter-finals of this years Hambro Cup

Chris Boughton’s golf column: Bury and Stow progress

Bury St Edmunds Golf Club took on neighbours The Suffolk in the second round of the Hambro Cup last Sunday, as hot favourites, on the hottest day of the year so far.

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Fram Flyers record county wins and set personal bests at Friday 5

Fram Flyers record county wins and set personal bests at Friday 5

Framlingham Sports Club was the scene for the third race of this year’s Friday 5 Series last week — an event hosted by Framlingham Flyers.

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TEAM GB CALL-UP: Emily Moyes after taking gold in record-breaking style in the 2,000m steeplechase at the British University Championships in Bedford

Team GB selections for two talented youngsters for national competitions

British Athletics will be represented by two young prospects with local connections.

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Cansdale delighted to clinch first win in Fiesta Junior series

Cansdale delighted to clinch first win in Fiesta Junior series

Bury St Edmunds teen Scott Cansdale says it was ‘a great feeling’ to win his first race in the BRSCC Fiesta Junior Championship on Sunday.

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CAPTAINS WEEKEND: Bury GC captains Nick Bonney and Joan Warnett with general manager Mike Verhelst

Rain stays away for captains’ weekend

The Suffolk Golf Club Ladies’ section played Halesworth in the preliminary round of the Stearn Trophy in very windy conditions, but fully capitalised on their home advantage. Ladies’ Captain Angie Lewis partnered Karoline Chan to a 7&6 win over the two rounds and Tisha Mortlock and Bernie Bug beat their opponents 8&6.

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Record-breaker James Biggs with the spoils after winning the Suffolk Amateur Championship at Diss Golf Club

Diss golfer Biggs crowned Suffolk Amateur champion

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NATIONAL CHAMPIONS: The winning team with their trophy and medals at Thurston Community College.  Inset: Thurston in action at the competition

Thurston school sports stars crowned national handball champions

Thurston Community College have become National School Handball Champions.

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READY TO GO: Clare-raised racing driver Ben Barker will be making his second appearance in the world-famous 24 Hours of Le Mans race for Gulf Racing this weekend

Barker ready to tackle Le Mans for second time

Ben Barker says it will be a privilege to feature in the world-famous 24 Hours of Le Mans race for a second year in a row this weekend.

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HAT-TRICK: Cory Jenkins

Saints record their first whitewash victory of the season

BAFA NATIONAL LEAGUE PREMIERSHIP SOUTH Farnham Knights 0

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WINNING SMILES: Max Adams has enjoyed a stunning 12 months.

Chris Boughton golf column: Max wins European Under-18s title

Bury St Edmunds Golf Club Junior member Max Adams is the European Under-18s Champion.

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EAGER: Pippa thrilled by spot

England under-19s spot for eager rounders player

When Pippa Palmer first picked up a rounders bat at the age of nine, she fell in love with the game.

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NOT HUFFING: Rob had a great weekend at the N�rburgring to take fifth place overall in the championship

Rob Huff closes on lead following fantastic weekend in Germany

Rob Huff took a pair of podium finishes at the Nürburgring at the weekend, decimating the gap to the lead of the championship to just 25 points.

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Chris Boughton golf column: Trophy-laden Golton appointed manager

Stowmarket Golf Club announced last week that they had appointed Trevor Golton as their new club manager. In a notice to the members, club chairman Russell Morley said: “Trevor will be known to many of you as our current club seniors and Suffolk County Seniors Champion and for running the Buxhall Crown very successfully. He also has a wealth of experience managing divisions of Greene King and Premier Inns and Mercedes Benz and BMW dealerships.”

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Emily Moyes competing for Junior Team GB at the Loughborough International. PICTURE: Contributed

Promising steeplechaser learns lesson in big race

Stowmarket’s Emily Moyes represented Junior Team GB at the Loughborough International, learning a valuable lesson about racing.

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Elliott DeFreitas playing for Hawaii Pacific University

Former County Upper student on verge of a professional deal

A graduate of County Upper School’s Basketball Academy is hoping to sign for a professional basketball team, with a promising trial in Germany.

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TOP TEAM: Burys Stenson Shield squad pose for the camera following their impressive victory on the Suffolk coast at Southwold

Chris Boughton golf column: Beaumount Trophy games get started

The Suffolk County Golf Union’s Beaumont Trophy first round matches were held last week with five local golf clubs taking part.

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