Athletics See all

The Norfolk Cross Country Championships at the UEA sports field. Action from u17 girls and boys, u20 women, senior women, veteran women.
Picture by: Sonya Duncan

Photo gallery: Record entry for Norfolk Cross Country Championships

There was a record entry for the Norfolk Cross Country Championships at the Colney Lane playing fields at the University of East Anglia on Saturday.

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Bowls See all

World Indoor Bowls Championships 2015 at Potters Resort, Hopton.
World Mens Singles Final.
Alex Marshall MBE with his winning trophy.

Picture: James Bass

Photo gallery: Alex ‘Tattie’ Marshall turns on style at Potters to make it six of the best

DAVID RHYS JONES turns the spotlight on yesterday’s Open Singles final at Potters Leisure Resort.

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Cycling See all

Participants during the Santa Special Audax taken in and around Diss. Picture: Fergus Muir

New Santa Special from CTC Suffolk proves a perfect appetiser

A new 202km Audax ride on the shortest day of the year helped cyclists work up an appetite for Christmas indulgence.

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Formula One See all

Lewis Hamilton added the title BBC sports personality of the year 2014 to his Formula One world championship crown.

OPINION: Not so tense, but just as pleasing – justice for Nico Rosberg and well done Lewis Hamilton

The Abu Dhabi Grand Prix could have been a huge climax to the 2014 Formula One season – and it was not necessarily the race we hoped for, but ultimately it was the result everyone wanted.

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Motorsport See all

2014 Autosport Awards. Grosvenor House Hotel, Park Lane, London. Sunday 7 December 2014. George Russell wins the 2014 McLaren AUTOSPORT BRDC Award. World Copyright: Sam Bloxham/LAT Photographic. ref: Digital Image _14P4031

Norfolk-born George Russell steps up to FIA Formula 3 European Championship after title success

Norfolk-born motorsport prodigy George Russell will race with Carlin in the 2015 FIA Formula 3 European Championship, it has been announced.

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Speedway See all

Trevor Hedge: The 'quiet man of speedway'.

How Norwich’s legendary speedway rider ‘Hedgey’ rose to fame

He was the quiet and modest Norfolk skid-kid who rose to become an international speedway star winning, 45 years ago, the Wills Internationale – the most prestigious individual meeting outside the World Final itself.

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Table Tennis See all

Table tennis Wensum C

Top two pull away in Norwich and District Table Tennis League Premier B

A mid-table clash in Premier A of the Norwich and District Table Tennis League saw Wensum C take three points off UEA A with a 6-4 win. CEYMS B beat third-placed Gothic A 7-3. CEYMS A clinched all four points in their 8-2 victory against Briston.

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Badminton See all

Devon Minnis (left) reached the quarter-finals of the English National Badminton Championships alongside Nicola Gresty. Picture: Alan Spink/

Norfolk junior Devon Minnis reaches doubles quarter-finals of English National Badminton Championships

Great Yarmouth’s Devon Minnis may be young in years but she’s shown she can battle it out on the big stage after plotting a course to the quarter-finals at the English National Badminton Championships.

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Boxing See all

Liam Walsh celebrates his victory over Joe Murray when they met in September, 2013.

Cromer’s Liam Walsh eager to set record straight against Joe Murray

Norfolk boxer Liam Walsh will make the first defence of his British title against Manchester’s Joe Murray.

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Equestrian and Horse racing See all

Action from the 22nd January meeting at Fakenham Races - 3.00 Fourth Race - Tom Sucdamore on Twenytwo's Take. Picture: Matthew Usher.

Pipe’s delight with double as Scu scores at Fakenham

Trainer David Pipe and jockey Tom Scudamore grabbed an impressive albeit short-priced double at Fakenham yesterday with two successful hurdlers.

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Golf See all

Luke Johnson is playing in the South American Amateur Championship in Peru. Picture: LEADERBOARD PHOTOGRAPHY

Norfolk amateur Luke Johnson gearing up for 12,000-mile round trip

Luke Johnson will be taking the longest flight of his young life next week to represent his country in the South American Amateur Championship.

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Sailing See all

Ian Ayres, single-handed winner at Rollesby Broad's Winter Regatta.

Gibson and Finn prevail in topsy turvy race on Rollesby Broad

The cold may have deterred some, but those who braved it on Rollesby Broad enjoyed some close races in their Winter Regatta.

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Squash See all

England's Jenny Duncalf and Laura Massaro (left) celebrate their Silver medal in the Women's Doubles Squash at Scotstoun Sports Campus, during the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. Picture: David Davies/PA Wire.

Laura Massaro happy to settle for second silver at Commonwealth Games

Laura Massaro insists she will have no complaints about Glasgow 2014 despite failing at the second time of asking to secure squash gold.

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Tennis See all

Norfolk LTA video.

Video: Work of Norfolk LTA publicised to try and get more people playing tennis

Efforts to get more people playing tennis in Norfolk have been stepped up by the Norfolk Lawn Tennis Association with the release of a new video promoting the organisation’s work.

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