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Suffolk go out of Middleton Cup

After winning their two opening games, Suffolk bowls team were knocked out of the Middleton Cup at the weekend.

Brazil's gymnasts trained at Pipers Vale in 2011, ahead of London 2012.

Brazil, Italy and Germany heading to Ipswich for international gymnastics event

Ipswich Gymnastics Centre hosts its first-ever four-way international women’s artistic competition on Saturday (July 11).

Ipswich swimmer Karen Pickering at the towns Crown Pools with the medals she won at the Commonwealth Games in Canada

For gold medal-winning swimmer Karen Pickering trips to the pool these days often involve more splashing and giggling than anything else

For years, Karen Pickering was known around Ipswich simply as ‘Swimmer’, and you can understand why, writes Sheen Grant after talking to the new mum of twin girls, Evie and Mia.

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Great Yarmouth's Sophie McKinna is slowly reaping the rewards from her change of coaches, taking bronze at this year's British Athletics Championships.

Patient Sophie McKinna hopes British Championships shot-put bronze is only the start

Sophie McKinna believes her total overhaul in technique will eventually help upgrade her medals – after she took bronze at the British Championships at the weekend.

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Tom Moore

Moore enjoys good day for Essex as dominant Australia warm-up for the Ashes

Rookie bowler Tom Moore emerged as one of Essex’s bright spots as Australia dominated the first day of the four-day tour match at Chelmsford yesterday.

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