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Next year promises to be a big one for Suffolk fighting prodigy Hannah Turner.

Haverhill players dominated the Suffolk Winter Alliance meeting at Southwold last week.

Senior Cup

Bury Foxes 50

Wellingborough 5

The Bury Foxes continued their excellent run of form with an assured display against Wellingborough in the Senior Cup, writes Natalie Palmer.

Rugby Union

In the Bostik League, Reece Dobson bagged a brace to grab AFC Sudbury a share of the points at Waltham Abbey.

Football

Walsham-le-Willows enjoyed a fine 4-0 home win over Wivenhoe Town on Saturday.

Haverhill Borough

Bostik North

Bury Town 0

Bowers & Pitsea 0

Bury Town were looking for a win at Ram Meadow following their mid-week defeat at leaders Dereham, but were hugely frustrated by an Essex side that came for a point, writes John Campany.

Noel Aitkens

Mike Bacon discusses Suffolk FA’s decision to scrap extra-time in their cup competitions and Italy’s World Cup demise in his weekly column.

Cup

Athletics correspondent Carl Marston is travelling around the region (and beyond!), running in different Parkruns.

University of East Anglia

Bury Town face a crunch game at Ram Meadow on Saturday, with manager Ben Chenery looking for his side to get Tuesday night’s defeat at Dereham out of their system.

Dean Greygoose

Stephen James (Renvale RT) took his fifth successive league win in the Hempton Senior cyclo-cross despite losing over a minute when debris stuck in an obscure part of his bike’s transmission.

Cycling

Both John Gosden and Frankie Dettori are eagerly anticipating a clash between their stable stars Enable and Cracksman in 2018.

Frankie Dettori

Suffolk sport

Haverhill players dominated the Suffolk Winter Alliance meeting at Southwold last week.

In the Bostik League, Reece Dobson bagged a brace to grab AFC Sudbury a share of the points at Waltham Abbey.

Walsham-le-Willows enjoyed a fine 4-0 home win over Wivenhoe Town on Saturday.

Billy Bird’s secret is out – he has a Southern Area title fight in the New Year.

AFC Sudbury boss Mark Morsley is taking the positives from Tuesday night’s cup defeat to Suffolk rivals Needham as his charges return to league matters this weekend.

Mike Bacon discusses Suffolk FA’s decision to scrap extra-time in their cup competitions and Italy’s World Cup demise in his weekly column.

Stephen James (Renvale RT) took his fifth successive league win in the Hempton Senior cyclo-cross despite losing over a minute when debris stuck in an obscure part of his bike’s transmission.

The best of the county’s sporting talent was celebrated at the Suffolk Sports Awards at Kesgrave Hall, writes Elaine Anderson-Browne.

Ipswich Town

Bacon’s Bites: Mike Bacon’s thoughts on the sporting world. Who wants to live Down Under?

Ipswich Town skipper Luke Chambers issued a rallying call to his team-mates ahead of Sunday’s derby clash with Norwich City telling them “now is the time to stand-up and be counted.”

Former Ipswich Town star Marcus Stewart says players have to put themselves “in the shoes of the fans” on derby day.

Ipswich Town legend Terry Butcher’s son – former army captain Christopher – has died, it has been reported.

Train operator Greater Anglia is running extra services for the East Anglian derby this weekend.

Ipswich Town thrashed Sunderland 5-2, here are MIKE BACON’S match player ratings.

The Fuller Flavour: Karl Fuller takes a look at the England career of Town legend Kevin Beattie

Ipswich Town lost their 100% start to the Championship season on Saturday afternoon, losing 2-0 at home to Fulham.

Newmarket news

Both John Gosden and Frankie Dettori are eagerly anticipating a clash between their stable stars Enable and Cracksman in 2018.

The ambitious £10million plan for a “gallop in the sky” to further boost Newmarket’s reputation as the ‘home of horseracing’ is set to be decided.

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