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Wright loses out to Anderson in Players Championship Two

Peter ‘Snakebite’ Wright lost out 6-1 to Gary Anderson in the final of the Players Championship Two on Sunday.

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TOP TEAM: From (l-r) - Alex Watson, Len Phoenix, Maya Harris and Jack Lonsdale.

Stradbroke Swim play role in medal haul

A well-known veteran swimmer has praised the role of Stradbroke Swim and Fitness Centre after another superb haul of medals in competition this weekend, writes Zach Ward.

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West and Cox win at Snetterton

Chris West and Steven Cox won Sunday’s Snetterton Stage Rally in their Peugeot 306 Maxi after eight challenging stages, getting the Norfolk circuit’s 2017 season off to a thrilling start.

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County comes calling for 10 Otters

County comes calling for 10 Otters

A double figure return of Diss Otters members have been rewarded for their recent positive results at the County Championships in the form of call-ups to the Norfolk squad.

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SCORE DRAW: Match action from Harleston Magpies III's encounter with IES III, which ended 2-2

Winter and Wright bag the goals in Magpies’ derby win

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ON TARGET: Lizzie Clymer was among the goals for Harleston Magpies Ladies' I

Home win helps keep Ladies in third place

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Attleborough student Jack Spall, an 18-year-old Team GB taekwondo athlete.

Teenaged taekwondo star of Attleborough gains sporting ambassador role

A teenaged Team GB athlete of Attleborough aims to help inspire a new generation of sporting stars, after taking on a new sporting ambassador role for young people.

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ALL SQUARE: Peter Wright played out a 6-6 draw with Raymond van Barneveld in Brighton. PICTURE: Lawrence Lustig

PREMIER LEAGUE DARTS: Wright, Barney share spoils

On a draw-laden night of Betway Premier League Darts in Brighton, there was nothing to split Peter ‘Snakebite’ Wright and Raymond van Barneveld as their encounter ended 6-6.

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BRIGHTON CALLING: Peter Wright faces Raymond van Barneveld tonight. Picture: Lawrence Lustig

Barney up next for Wright in Brighton

Peter ‘Snakebite’ Wright will look to follow up last week’s impressive win over Gary Anderson when he takes on Raymond van Barneveld on matchday four of the Betway Premier League in Brighton this evening.

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Team GB Olympian helps launch Wattisham Airfield event

Team GB Olympian helps launch Wattisham Airfield event

Olympic silver medallist and two-time World Open Water Swimming Champion Keri-anne Payne was at Wattisham Airfield in Suffolk this week to launch the 2017 Great East Swim.

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Peter Wright in action against Gary Anderson in Week 3 of the PDC Premier League of Darts in Leeds. Photo: Lawrence Lustig / PDC.

All-Wright on the night for Mendham’s ‘Snakebite’ in superb Anderson victory

Mendham’s darting ace Peter Wright hit four 100-plus finishes in a superb display to defeat Gary Anderson in the Premier League of Darts in Leeds last night.

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TREBLE SUCCESS: Peter Wright won three of the six Coral UK Open Qualifiers held in Wigan over the last two weekends

Wright completes UK Open qualifying hat-trick to finish top of Order of Merit

Peter Wright made it three PDC titles in just nine days after winning Coral UK Open Qualifier Six in Wigan yesterday.

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SWIMMING TO SUCCESS: Members of the Diss Otters squad that claimed the Christine Copeman Cup at Wymondham Leisure Centre

Junior League glory for Otters

Despite only finishing second in Saturday evening’s Junior League round two gala at Wymondham Leisure centre, Diss Otters clinched the Christine Copeman Cup by virtue of a better combined score over both meetings.

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Framlingham’s hockey starlets book place in Finals

Framlingham’s hockey starlets book place in Finals

Framlingham College’s Under-18s Girls hockey team secured themselves a place in the National Schools’ Championships Finals — hosted at London’s Olympic Park — thanks to a penalty shoot-out win on February 2.

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ON TARGET: Mark Emmes scored for Harleston Magpies Mens V against their Bury St Edmunds counterparts

Magpies back to winning ways at expense of hosts

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SOUNDLY BEATEN: Peter Wright was no match for Michael van Gerwen in the Betway Premier League. PICTURE: Lawrence Lustig

PREMIER LEAGUE DARTS: Wright beaten by Van Gerwen

Peter ‘Snakebite’ Wright suffered a 7-3 defeat at the hands of Michael van Gerwen during the second round of the Betway Premier League Darts in Nottingham this evening (February 9).

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WINNING TEAM: Sarah Walker and Fee Teng Liew won the Saxons only point in the defeat against Nottingham

MATCH REPORT: Suffolk Saxons beaten by classy Nottingham in final game of debut AJ NBL season

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GREAT WEEKEND: Peter Wright on his way to beating Michael van Gerwen. Picture: Lawrence Lustig

Wigan double for Snakebite

Peter ‘Snakebite’ Wright completed a superb weekend at the Coral UK Open Qualifiers in Wigan with his second victory in three days as he edged out Michael Smith 6-5 in Sunday’s final.

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WORLD CUP RETURN: Mendhams Peter Wright has outlined his intentions to play in the Betway World Cup of Darts again this year. The Scot ruled himself out of selection for the 2016 tournament

Wright reveals he is ready to end World Cup exodus

Peter Wright is prepared to make a return to the Betway World Cup of Darts in June — a year after making himself unavailable for selection.

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HIGH FIVES: Harleston Magpies Ben Wright (5) is congratulated by skipper Leigh Sitch during the loss to Ipswich

Lack of match fitness tells in Magpies’ home defeat

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