Mike Bacon Multi-media sports reporter firstname.lastname@example.org @Mike_Bacon Archant Sports reporter Video: Watch our man Mike play the 18th hole at Carnoustie - from Suffolk! Thursday, August 9, 2018 Mike Bacon As an amateur golfer, it’s not every day of the week you can test your skills on courses like Carnoustie, Royal Troon, or Wentworth. Opinion: Bacon’s Bites: Town fans know they have no divine right – just make us feel proud again! Saturday, August 4, 2018 Mike Bacon As the new season kicks off, Mike Bacon calls on Paul Hurst and his players to bring back the feel-good factor to Portman Road. Hammers get their revenge as Witches are easily beaten at Lakeside Friday, August 3, 2018 Mike Bacon Lakeside Hammers 52 Ipswich Witches 37 Opinion: Bacon’s Bites: LeBron James restores your faith... And Hurst says it as it is! Good luck Blues. Friday, August 3, 2018 Mike Bacon In his weekly look at the world of sport, MIKE BACON takes a look at NBA basketball star LeBron James’ latest venture and why Paul Hurst is making the right noises. It’s another big defeat for Essex in the Vitality Blast Friday, August 3, 2018 Mike Bacon Johann Myburgh smashed a brilliant century as Somerset took a step closer to a place in the quarter-finals with a resounding ten-wicket Vitality Blast victory over Essex at Taunton. Witches head to Lakeside in return clash this evening Friday, August 3, 2018 Lakeside Hammers v Ipswich Witches preview Essex are beaten at Kent in Vitality Blast t20 Thursday, August 2, 2018 Mike Bacon Despite dropping four catches in a sloppy fielding display Kent moved into second place in the Vitality Blast T20 south group following their 28-run win over basement side Essex in Canterbury. New Ipswich Town boss Paul Hurst watches on as Hawkins heaps praise on his winning Witches Thursday, August 2, 2018 Mike Bacon Ipswich Witches 51 Lakeside Hammers 39 Musgrove hopes new signings can get Stowmarket over the line this season Wednesday, August 1, 2018 alex moss Paul Musgrove hopes the new arrivals at Stowmarket Town this summer will help them get over the line in their bid for promotion this season, writes Alex Moss. Paul Smith departs Walsham-le-Willows as first-team boss after 18 years at the helm Wednesday, August 1, 2018 Mike Bacon Paul Smith has stepped down as first-team manager of Walsham-le-Willows after 18 years in charge. Opinion: Danny King column: Cromer is nice and I get my hands dirty as a spanner man! Tuesday, July 31, 2018 Mike Bacon Ipswich Witches skipper Danny King on his injury update, Drew Kemp and a tough few days ahead for the Suffolk side Ipswich Witches v Lakeside Hammers – big meeting preview Tuesday, July 31, 2018 Mike Bacon Ipswich Witches entertain Lakeside Hammers at Foxhall this Thursday Fen Tigers head north for top-of-the-table clash as Kemp moves to No.1 and Jenkins returns Tuesday, July 31, 2018 Mike Bacon Mildenhall Fen Tigers visit the National Stadium tomorrow evening for a top-of-the-table clash against the Belle Vue Colts. Impressive Billy Bird warms up for English title fight in Ipswich with win in Norwich Monday, July 30, 2018 Mike Bacon Billy Bird warmed up for his English title fight in Ipswich with a classy six-round win in Norwich. Super Fen Tigers see off the Bees in front of big crowd at Mildenhall Sunday, July 29, 2018 mike bacon Mildenhall Fen Tigers 51 Coventry Bees 39 Video: A new name, exciting plans and same idyllic setting at Kingfishers, Cretingham Friday, July 27, 2018 Mike Bacon Kingfishers, Cretingham, has been under new ownership for eight months. MIKE BACON went to to see how things are progressing at the golf club. Opinion: Bacon’s Bites: Not sure about the ‘Entente Cordiale’ as Brits dominate the Tour... again! Friday, July 27, 2018 Mike Bacon In his weekly column, Mike Bacon casts his eye over the Tour de France and why he is driving a golf ball more than 300 yards! Super Witches fly to big victory at Redcar to boost their play-off hopes Thursday, July 26, 2018 Mike Bacon Redcar Bears 41 Ipswich Witches 49 Ipswich’s Rob Welham secures first podium in only his second appearance in F1000 Championship Thursday, July 26, 2018 Mike Bacon Teen racer, 16-year-old Rob Welham put in a fantastic performance in the Speed Group F1000 Championship during the high profile BRSCC TCR Touring Car meeting held at Castle Combe Circuit, in Wiltshire Nino Severino: Trip to La Manga was great and now onto working at ITFC Academy Thursday, July 26, 2018 Mike Bacon I’ve just returned from a few days rest, and I could not think of anywhere better than the La Manga Resort in Spain. Don Topley: RHS cricket festival is always a fantastic occasion for young players Wednesday, July 25, 2018 Mike Bacon In his weekly column, Don Topley takes a look at the RHS cricket festival, now in its 19th year. Stowmarket swoop for two more to bolster their squad ahead of the new season Wednesday, July 25, 2018 Mike Bacon Stowmarket Town have completed a double transfer coup with the signings of midfielder Matt Paine and goalkeeper Callum Robinson, writes Alex Moss. Spirit 52 Flight of Ufford stars at British Classic Week in the Solent Wednesday, July 25, 2018 Mike Bacon This year’s fleet of 50 timeless classic yachts enjoyed a week of technically challenging races in perfect conditions in the Solent at British Classic Week. Bocking delight to be back with Suffolk and help them to crushing victory Wednesday, July 25, 2018 nick garnham Nine years since last pulling on a Suffolk shirt, Ollie Bocking says could not have wished for more after making his senior debut, writes Nick Garnham. Redcar Bears v Ipswich Witches... big meeting preview Tuesday, July 24, 2018 henry chard Ipswich Witches travel to Redcar on Thursday evening in the Championship Huge drama in last-heat deciders as Eastern Region cycle speedway stars pip Midlands...TWICE! Tuesday, July 24, 2018 PHIL CLARKE The Eastern region cycle speedway squads each put one hand on the Battle of Britain Junior and Senior trophies on Sunday at Coventry after two incredible meetings, writes Phil Clarke. Morsley:Players joining AFC Sudbury will ‘have to buy into my ethos’ Monday, July 23, 2018 Mike Bacon AFC Sudbury boss Mark Morsley has said any new players he brings into the club will have to buy into his ethos, ‘in terms of style of play and total commitment’. Peter Trevivian is appointed in key role at Felixstowe & Walton FC Monday, July 23, 2018 Mike Bacon Felixstowe & Walton have secured the services of Peter Trevivian as Head of Coach and Player Development, writes Barry Grossmith. Hintlesham beat Ipswich in thrilling Stenson Shield play-off Sunday, July 22, 2018 Mike Bacon There was a dramatic Stenson Shield quarter-final in which Hintlesham beat Ipswich at the first play-off hole when Suffolk captain Jack Cardy saw off the challenge of 17-year-old Habebul Islam of Ipswich. Big interview: Tristan Nydam...A young Ipswich Town star with a very bright future Sunday, July 22, 2018 Mike Bacon He’s one of Ipswich Town’s bright young hopes and Tristan Nydam is determined to take his chances. MIKE BACON went to speak to him.