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Yesterday, 22:50

Kirkley & Pakefield have won 12-11 in a penalty shootout at Fakenham Town this evening.

Ross King is congratulated by his team mates having just scored the equaliser for Kirkley & Pakefield in a 3-3 draw at Hadleight United. Picture: Steve Wood

League leaders Norwich United will look to start strengthening their position at the top of the Thurlow Nunn Eastern Counties Premier Division table this afternoon.

Will Feneley

Teenager Will Feneley has been crowned Britain’s number one dual moguls skier.

Fakenham Racecourse.

Fakenham Racecourse is preparing for the start of its new national hunt season with the richest raceday for two years on Friday October 24 courtesy of a major local sponsor, Kettle Foods, makers of KETTLE® Chips.

Under pressure: Ghosts weekend goalscorer Robbie Harris comes in for some close attention. Photo: TONY MILES

Manager Wayne Anderson insists Fakenham Town will go to Godmanchester Rovers in a positive frame of mind on Saturday despite defeats in their last two matches.

Norfolk Sport

06:30

Aylsham stock car driver Matt Newson continues to lead the way in the BriSCA Formula One National Points Shootout with just three rounds to go, following an entertaining affair at the Norfolk Arena in King’s Lynn.

Alex Brundle. 2014

Alex Brundle’s return to the World Endurance Championship resulted in a hard-fought LMP2 podium position in the 6 Hours of Fuji race.

Dougal Toms (Streetlife) in the Davy Down round of the Eastern Cyclo-Cross League (PHOTO BY SHELTON PELL)

King’s Lynn CC’s first road race promotion for many years saw Danny Parker of Greenwheel Cycles win after breaking away, first with Nigel Hobday (Cambridge CC) and, after Hobday faded, with Tom Trimble of CC Ashwell.

Scott Pitchers and Freddy Pett (right) celebrate first and second respectively. Picture: Barry Clay

Local teams experienced mixed fortunes at Brands Hatch on the day Shane Byrne wrapped up his fourth British Superbike Championship.

Norfolk v Bucks, Minor Counties Championship, July 2013, Callum Taylor. Picture: Tim Ferley

With the prospect of training in India and a tour of Australia fast approaching, Norfolk batsman Callum Taylor would appear to have the cricket world at his feet.

Norwich City

10:34

Neil Adams is not for turning in his bid to get Norwich City back to winning ways in the Championship.

Norwich City's Nathan Redmond has a shot on goal during the UEFA Euro Under-21 2015 Qualifying Play-Off match between England and Croatia at Molineux, Wolverhampton. Picture: Joe Giddens/PA

Nathan Redmond says he would welcome competition from ‘senior’ players as he bids for European glory with England’s Under-21s.

Norwich City striker Cameron Jerome has alleged he was racially abused by Leeds Giuseppe Bellusci in Tuesday's 1-1 Championship draw. 
Picture by Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd

The owner of Leeds United has said Giuseppe Bellusci is “no racist”, as the FA launched a probe into claims he made a racist slur against a Norwich city player.

Huddersfield Town's Grant Holt (left) holds off a challenge from Wolverhampton Wanderers' Richard Stearman, during the Sky Bet Championship match at the Molineux, Wolverhampton. Picture: Nick Potts/PA

The prospect of Grant Holt returning to Carrow Road with Huddersfield Town is looking increasingly likely.

Norwich City players celebrate Russell Martin's goal against Leeds United. Picture: Paul Chesterton / Focus Images

What did you think of Norwich City’s performance against Leeds United? Let us know by rating the players out of 10 at www.pinkun.com/rate-the-players

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Yesterday, 16:39

What did you think of Norwich City’s performance against Leeds United? Let us know by rating the players out of 10 at www.pinkun.com/rate-the-players

Michael Bailey, Chris Goreham. Craven Cottage, October 2014. Photo: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images

The opening notes of ‘Substitute’ by The Who woke me up on matchday morning.

Speedway: has it simply lost its way?

Sunday, October 19, 2014
heat 2 Kyle Newman of Poole Pirates leads -Poole Pirates v Kings Lynn Stars - Elite League Speedway match at Poole Stadium, Dorset. Picture: Denis Murphy.

In the late 60s, when most things were done in black and white, my father took me to King’s Lynn to watch speedway.

Anyone who travels away to watch Norwich City will be well aware of just how costly the experience can be, which is why the Supporters Trust is backing the Twenty’s Plenty campaign being run by the Football Supporters Federation (FSF).

He's had to bide his time - but now Wes Hoolahan (right) is a key player for the Republic of Ireland, with the aim of shining for Norwich City again on his return.

Played 16, won 11, lost one – and that was a friendly. It’s a record anyone would take, and it’s hard to think of an international break where things have gone much better for a Norwich City international task force; this time numbering nine.

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Yesterday, 00:08
Norwich City's Russell Martin celebrates opening the scoring at Carrow Road against Leeds United on Tuesday night.

Captain Russell Martin is confident things will turn in Norwich City’s favour.

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Saturday, October 18, 2014
Will Feneley

Teenager Will Feneley has been crowned Britain’s number one dual moguls skier.

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06:30
Alex Brundle. 2014

Alex Brundle’s return to the World Endurance Championship resulted in a hard-fought LMP2 podium position in the 6 Hours of Fuji race.

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06:30
Scott Pitchers and Freddy Pett (right) celebrate first and second respectively. Picture: Barry Clay

Local teams experienced mixed fortunes at Brands Hatch on the day Shane Byrne wrapped up his fourth British Superbike Championship.

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Norwich City's Nathan Redmond has a shot on goal during the UEFA Euro Under-21 2015 Qualifying Play-Off match between England and Croatia at Molineux, Wolverhampton. Picture: Joe Giddens/PA

Nathan Redmond says he would welcome competition from ‘senior’ players as he bids for European glory with England’s Under-21s.

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