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Ipswich tennis player Matt Hough is aiming to reach the UK top 50 by Christmas.

Top 50 target! The sky is the limit for Suffolk’s rising tennis star Matt Hough

He started the summer ranked outside the top 400 players in the country – but now Suffolk’s rising tennis star Matt Hough is looking to break into the UK top 50 by the end of the year.

Great Barton Bowls Club celebrates after receiving a grant of £75,000 from Sport England.

Great Barton bowls club to improve facilities after £75k windfall

A Suffolk bowls club has been given a £75,000 funding boost.

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.

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

Members of Stowupland Falcons Football Club are cycling around football grounds in the county to raise money for the club. L-R: Ian Wearing, Rob Wearing, Jon Wray, Dan Lloyd, Barry Risby and Marcos Toffanello.

Stowupland Falcons FC challenge themselves to cycle to all 72 clubs in their league

Covering almost 400 miles and visiting all 72 teams in their league – Stowupland Falcons FC aim to raise thousands of pounds for their club by taking on a mighty cycling challenge.

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Golf See all

Norfolk PFA matchplay champion Mark Spooner (left) and runner-up Ian Ellis.

Bawburgh’s Mark Spooner praised after beating Ian Ellis in Norfolk PGA matchplay final

Ian Ellis shrugged off a rare setback as he prepares for another big challenge in what has been an exciting season.

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Athletics See all

City of Norwich Athletics Club volunteers (from left) Keith Yellop, Helen Stubbs, Tania Spurling (England Athletics) and Mike De Silva have received awards for their service.

England Athletics recognise volunteers from City of Norwich Athletics Club

Three City of Norwich Athletics Club (CONAC) members have received special awards for their service as volunteers.

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Swimming See all

The ASA Swimtastic and Aquaforce Awards 2014 - Swimtastic Senior Swimmer award winners, pictured with GB Water Polo player Rosie Morris (left) and the gold-medal winning family. (left to right) Bobbie Wilson, grand daughter Chloe Woollard and Bobbie's daughter Leesa Woollard

Golden accolades for swim-teaching family who teach at Mid Suffolk Leisure Centre, in Stowmarket

Three generations of one family have won gold awards for their teaching at a Suffolk swimming pool.

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