Norfolk Sport

The NR F1 Podcast – recorded in the county that gave the world Team Lotus, Martin Brundle and a training ground to the likes of Ayrton Senna and Mark Webber – brings you its 2017 Russian Formula 1 Grand Prix Preview.

Mark Webber

King’s Lynn Stars’ Chris Holder begins his campaign to regain his world champion title on Saturday.


Canaries’ legend Chris Sutton is backing a community bid to save one of Cromer’s oldest sporting institutions, which could soon be consigned to history.

One of the most anticipated boxing fights in years happens this weekend at Wembley Stadium. MARK HEATH previews the heavyweight title clash between Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko.


Swaffham’s senior golfers were celebrating for the second time in three years after securing a another win in the Hodds Salver at Eaton Golf Club.


Henry Saddleton has only just started school – but his golfing education is already in full swing.


One of Cromer’s oldest institutions could soon be consigned to history.

Great Yarmouth Town will be looking for a fifth-place finish as the curtain comes down on the Premier League campaign.

Four of Norfolk’s teams are at home in the Gibbs Denley East Anglian Premier League tomorrow.


Lowestoft Town have got to convince manager Ady Gallagher they retain ambitions for National League football before he commits to the Blues.

Danny Crow

So another London Marathon over with and there are undoubtedly lots of people wanting to be part of it next year having sat glued to their television screens watching what is, arguably, the world’s best ‘people’s marathon’.


Eastern Counties Ladies began their Gill Burns Women’s County Championship Plate campaign with a 26-20 win over Warwickshire Women at Stowmarket RFC.


Reigning champions Brooke have brought in a first-class player from Zimbabwe ahead of the defence of their Cecil Amey Opticians Norfolk Alliance crown getting into full swing tomorrow.

Premier Division

Wymondham Town Ladies take on reigning champions Thorpe United in the Norfolk Women’s Cup on Friday at the FDC Field of Dreams (7.30pm).

Alex Guy

New British Under-21 Champion Robert Lambert is backing King’s Lynn to add to their Premiership tally when they travel to Somerset on Friday (7.30pm).

Norfolk’s under 15 girls have won the national team title at the Sportshall Championships in Manchester.

Mat Newson, who builds, prepares and hires BriSCA F1 stock cars for a living – as well as racing them – was forced to borrow one of his own to win the World Championship qualifying round meeting final at the shale oval at Owlerton Stadium, Sheffield.

The title race could still go to the final day in the Almary Green Anglian Combination Premier Division after title rivals Spixworth and Harleston both won.

There is another big weekend of racing coming up over the Bank Holiday weekend at King’s Lynn with two major meetings.

The opening shots in the mouthwatering world title clash between Cromer’s Liam Walsh and Gervonta Davis have been fired.

United Kingdom

King’s Lynn sensation Robert Lambert admits it was a “huge relief” to finally be crowned British Under-21 champion at Poole.


Big changes are on the horizon for Spixworth this summer, with a new home and even a potential change of name being considered.

Thurlow Nunn League

Northern Rivers Sailing Club held its first regatta of the year, the Spring Regatta on Barton Broad.

Entries were low on Saturday for club racing at Waveney & Oulton Broad Yacht Club with several junior members away at the Youth Team Racing event at Wroxham and most Waveneys yet to make an appearance on the broad this year.

Reigning Classic Stock Hatch champion Matt Rozier led every lap of the two races at Snetterton, but fell foul of officialdom who penalised the race winner back to second place in the opening encounter, after infringing the track limit regulations, to the benefit of Andrew Thorpe.


Keen cricketers at schools in Norfolk could benefit from a new partnership with Sussex County Cricket Club.

Norwich School

Norfolk’s junior fencers were out in force at the annual championships at the City of Norwich School.

Norfolk will be competing in Division Three of the British Inter-County Championships after a successful trip to Wales.

Steve Eastaugh has been rewarded for steering Norwich United to their best ever season with an extension to his current contract.

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