Suffolk sport

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Gorleston needed a play-off to win their Stenson Shield second round tie against Haverhill despite have made a clean sweep of the foursomes.

Not for the first time this season, Bury St Edmunds were involved in a remarkable game of cricket, but Saturday’s fluctuating fixture finally ended in a long-awaited first victory of the season in the East Anglian Premier League.

Jaik Mickleburgh scored yet another century as Copdock & Old Ipswichian celebrated a third win on the trot, in the Gibbs Denley East Anglian Premier League, although they only beat Vauxhall Mallards with three balls to spare in a thriller on Saturday.

Suffolk were winners at Hunstanton last week because of the loyalty shown by the players both to their captain, Vanessa Bell, and to the county. There was no question of any of the team leaving to enter individual events.

Essex (106-0) trail Middlesex (246) by 140 runs

Sudbury maintained their healthy 21-point lead at the top of the Gibbs Denley East Anglian Premier League, thanks to a remarkable ninth win from 10 matches at the expense of visiting Horsford on Saturday.

Harleston Magpies Hockey Club have been boosted by the return of England international Tim Whiteman for the 2017/18 season as player and coach of the men’s first team.

Ipswich Witches skipper Danny King has admitted he thought his current form would be good enough to get him into Great Britain’s World Cup team.

Kesgrave High School pupil Ben Cochran continues to improve apace in the world of karting.

Jake Dye and Keiran Morphew are proof of what can be done when a football academy is run correctly.

Suffolk Seniors cricket handed over a cheque for £250 to Simon Aalders, Director, in support of the valuable work undertaken by Recovery Hub in Ipswich.

Suffolk had only themselves to blame for bowing out of the Unicorns East T20 Tournament to Cambridgeshire on Sunday.

Although four team tournaments may not be everyones favourite type of speedway meeting, surely no one could have left Mildenhall Stadium not having been thoroughly entertained following one of the finest meetings seen at the track for years.

Harry Martin scored from two penalty corners as England defeated Malaysia 4-1 yesterday to qualify for the World League Finals that take place in India, later this year.

Ipswich heavyweight Fabio Wardley is scheduled to make his return to the ring on July 22, at Epic Studios, in Norwich.

Ipswich’s Hannah Martin has been named in the England squad of 18 that will contest the Hockey World League Semi-final in Johannesburg, starting on July 8.

Just the two games for me last week.

Suffolk defeated Hertfordshire in their final match in East Ladies’ County Week at Hunstanton to take the title for the first time in its present format.

Simon Harmer is not expecting lightning to strike a second time after a perfect storm whipped up an incredible fourteen-wicket haul for him against Warwickshire.

Suffolk race walker, Callum Wilkinson, has guaranteed his selection for this summer’s World Athletics Championships in London, after satisfying the selection requirements today.

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