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It was heartbreak for Stowmarket Town on their return to Greens Meadow after Enfield sent them out of the FA Vase in extra time.
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DEPARTED: Mark Benterman, pictured on the touchline at Friends Meadow earlier this season

THURLOW NUNN LEAGUE: Mark Benterman leaves Debenham for Wanderers

Debenham LC have been left without a manager after Mark Benterman made a surprise switch to take on Ipswich Wanderers less than nine months after arriving at Friends Meadow.

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EVER PRESENT: John Laurie had a great performance in a Diss shirt, scoring the teams first try to keep them in the game

A second successive loss for Smith’s Diss

LONDON LEAGUE

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ADVANTAGE: Framlingham go into the derby with the momentum following their 7-0 defeat over Diss a few weeks ago

Diss out to get their revenge on Fram in FA Vase tie

Two weeks ago, Framlingham Town were gearing up for a trio of Cup ties — but this weekend’s Express derby with Diss in the FA Vase is now all that remains, writes Hannah Dolman.

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HOME TOWN: Colin Oates took a Judo Training Session at the Lopham's Village Hall, in the place he grew up

Former Commonwealth gold medallist from North Lopham retires from competitive judo

Double Olympian and two-time European Championships medallist Colin Oates has announced his retirement from competitive judo.

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Ipswich Town fan Zach Ward.

Ipswich Town fan Zach Ward says: ‘We’ve had a great start – but we need to improve ahead of tougher tests’

Perhaps Ipswich can’t be described as convincing, but it’s back to winning ways.

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ALL SMILES: Hanna Dabbour competed at the Fina World Masters Swimming Championships for a second time

International outing for Hanna

Eye-based physiotherapist Hanna Dabbour has just returned from taking on some of the world’s best swimmers at a top international sporting event.

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AFC Sudbury's players celebrate Adam Mills putting them into a 2-0 lead against Chipstead in the Emirates FA Cup  Picture: Richard Marsham

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AFC Sudbury and Needham Market both made home advantage count to progress through in the Emirates FA Cup, while Diss, Mildenhall, Halstead and Stowmarket were among those to record important league wins.
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TOP SQUAD: Harleston Magpies Under-14s celebrate their success at Ipswich

Under-14s win both events at Ipswich’s Hockey Fest

Harleston Magpies Hockey Club were celebrating a terrific start to the new season at the England Hockey and Ipswich East Suffolk Hockey Club ‘HockeyFest’ Under-14s tournament, hosted by Ipswich School on Sunday.

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WINNING TRIO: Dean Curry (Clubman Veteran Class), Kevin Palmer (Expert Class) and Michael Ridge (Expert Veteran Class)

Dramatic finale to Enduro season

There was excitement, suspense and drama at the sixth and final round of the G H Motorcycles/Husqvarna/ACU Eastern Enduro Championship held at Butley, Suffolk, organised by Woodbridge Motorcycle Club.

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HIGH FIVES: Chris Collins-Reed (left) celebrates his goal for Scole

Six-goal Scole run riot in their home cup encounter

MUMMERY CUP

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Fram set up derby cup clash

Fram set up derby cup clash

BUILDBASE FA VASE

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TOP SPEED: Some of the leading back race through Eye

Ewan wins Tour stage that hurtles through the area

It may not have been enough to secure him the overall championship, but Caleb Ewan won Stage Six of the OVO Energy Tour of Britain, which shot through the likes of Eye, Stradbroke and Framlingham on Friday, writes Liam Apicella.

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AWAY LOSS: Match action from Diss' defeat on the road at Colchester

Diss blown away by late Colchester tries

LONDON LEAGUE

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BATSMAN: Stradbroke's Michael Hugman

Stradbroke end season with victory

MARSHALL HATCHICK

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Ed Seaman’s Norwich City column: Lack of goals a concern

Ed Seaman’s Norwich City column: Lack of goals a concern

Laboured, predictable and boring — all words you could use to describe Norwich City’s performance on Tuesday night.

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CONFIDENT: Debenham boss Mark Benterman

Debenham confident ahead of clash with the leaders

Mark Benterman is confident his Debenham LC side can give league-leading Woodbridge Town a run for their money tomorrow afternoon (3pm), writes Liam Apicella.

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HOME CLASH: Dave Smith addresses his Diss players

Head coach looking for Diss to make quick start

Dave Smith is hoping his Diss RFC side are able to rid themselves of their tendency to start matches slowly when they host Brentwood tomorrow (3pm).

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NEW HORNET: Debenham LC have completed the signing of Ben Licence

TNL TRANSFER NEWS: Licence joins Debenham

Debenham LC have swooped to secure the services of Ben Licence, who helped Stowmarket Town to clinch the Thurlow Nunn League First Division title last season.

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Bury Town players congratulate Leon Ottley-Gooch on putting the Blues 2-0 up against Tilbury  Picture: Andy Abbott

Saturday's local football round-up

Bury Town hit six for the second time this season while Hadleigh United, Debenham LC, Framlingham Town and Halstead Town all progressed in the FA Vase.
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