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Boxer James DeGale, who won gold at the 2008 Beijing Olympics, spent the day with the 3rd Battalion The Parachute Regiment on Wednesday, 22 October.

Olympic boxer James DeGale visits Colchester Garrison

The gloves came off as Olympic gold medallist boxer James DeGale mucked in with paratrooper training at Colchester Garrison.

Maddie McGloughlin and Christine Truman.

Ipswich: Christine Truman gives tennis tips to rising star

Ipswich: A former professional tennis player visited a school in Ipswich last week to give some coaching to one of Suffolk’s future stars.

Hockey See all

The 1st XI girls were crowned County Champions on Thursday evening after a superb display in a physically demanding night of hockey. The first match saw a comfortable 3-0 win against Woodbridge School.

County title for Framlingham hockey girls– third in a row

Framlingham 1st XI girls were crowned county champions after a superb display in a physically demanding night of hockey. The first match saw a comfortable 3-0 win against Woodbridge School, goals from Hattie Sunderland (2) and Abby Gooderham.

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Equestrian See all

The colt, Galileo, sold at Tattersalls October Yearling Sale for around £2.6million

Newmarket: Record books rewritten at £84million Tattersalls yearling sale

Records were smashed in the horse racing world this week as Newmarket based bloodstock auctioneers Tattersalls took around £84million in three days – the highest turnover for a sale in European auction history.

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Cycling See all

Thousands  of cyclists took part in the Ipswich Sky Ride on Sunday.

Gallery: Great time on two-wheels for Sky Ride bikers and pro racers at Ipswich Cycling Weekend

Ipswich went cycling mad at the weekend as huge crowds turned out to watch some of the sport’s elite riders – and have a go themselves.

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Golf See all

Suffolk PGA captain Frank Hill (centre) presents the Ransome Trophy to Lawrence Dodd after his 4 and 3 victory over Rob Pritchard (right) in the final of the SPGA Match Play Championship at Thorpeness. Photograph:

Lawrence Dodd turns the tables on Robert Pritchard at Thorpeness

Strong winds and squally showers made for difficult conditions for the rearranged final stages of the Suffolk PGA Match Play Championship at Thorpeness. Robert Pritchard (Cretingham) and Lawrence Dodd (Bury Golf Range), first and second in the qualifying stroke play, met in the final.

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Athletics See all

Dorothy Tyler jumping

Sudbury: Dorothy Tyler, first British female athlete to win Olympic medal at Hitler games, remembered at funeral

A pioneering Olympian who paved the way for the decades of female athletes after her was remembered at her funeral yesterday.

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Swimming See all

Celebrations after a grant has been made to the Debenham Swimming Pool at Sir Robert Hitcham Primary School in Debenham.

Debenham: Sport England match funding means building work can start on new Debenham Community Swimming Pool

It is time to start splashing the cash in Debenham as work on a brand new swimming pool prepares to get underway.

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