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Former world champion Keith Deller set to manage Adrian Lewis in PDC World Championships

Former world champion, Ipswich’s Keith Deller, has agreed to manage Adrian “Jackpot” Lewis for a second time, and tipped the 29-year-old to be in the running for this year’s title.

Ipswich Skating Club's Emilie Wix, Tom Fell and Josh Coleman who have been selected for a GB training camp which specialises in Long Track (ice) skating. Photograph Simon Parker

Ipswich Skating Club trio receive Great Britain call

They may be novices when it comes to their new sport, but don’t be surprised if members of Ipswich Skating Club are representing Great Britain at the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea.

Kevin 'the Artist' Painter in action

Draw made for 2015 PDC World Championships

The draw for the 2015 William Hill PDC World Championships have been made this afternoon.

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Former Ipswich School pupil George Pinner

England defeat Pakistan and Australia in Champions Trophy

After seeing off defending champions Australia, 3-1, on Saturday, England were in scintillating form again yesterday as they tore through Pakistan, winning 8-2, in the FIH Champions Trophy game, in India.

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Equestrian See all

Nissie Ladell on her way to victory. Picture: www.equus-imaging.com

Big names get to grips with tough showjumping challenge at Easton

The British Showjumping Advanced/Progressive Show at Easton & Otley College in Easton attracted a record number of entries.

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Cycling See all

Thousands of people flocked to Finchingfield to  greet the the Tour de France as they speed through the village.

Video: Essex bags big share of £11m from Tour de France visit this summer

The third stage of this year’s Tour de France generated £11million for the Essex and Cambridge economies.

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Golf See all

Ian Ellis with the spoils of his victory in the Rayleigh Club Championship.

Wentworth return caps a memorable year for Ian Ellis

Ian Ellis can reflect on one of his best years as a professional golfer – and had he taken just one less shot over two rounds at the BMW PGA Championship last May it would have been THE best.

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Athletics See all

Craig Skipp completes four marathons in twp days - in memory of mum Julie Skipp. Finishing at Headway Bury St Edmund treated by family, friends and Headway staff.

Craig’s quadruple marathon challenge in memory of mum Julie

Completing the equivalent of four marathons in just two days proved no problem for Craig Skipp, who was inspired to take on the challenge in memory of his mother.

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Swimming See all

Karen Pickering

Former world swimming champion Karen Pickering gives birth to twin girls

Former Olympic swimmer Karen Pickering has given birth to twin girls. The 42-year-old from Ipswich wrote on Twitter: “Our 2 little girls have arrived safe & sound this morning weighing 4lb9 & 5lb4. Can’t begin to describe how I feel, my life’s changed forever.”

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