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Goodwood Festival of Speed announces date change

The date of the 2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed has been moved because of a change to the Formula 1 calendar.

Johanna Konta

Konta surprise split from coach after career best year

Eastbourne tennis player Johanna Konta has split from Spanish coach Esteban Carril.

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Jim West 'will be missed enormously by everybody who had the pleasure of knowing him'

Death of Hailsham table tennis stalwart at age of 96

A much-loved chairman, coach, and grandfather who devoted more than 40 years to the Hailsham Table Tennis Club has died at the age of 96.

Tom Brennan

Speedway ace Brennan, 15, signs for Eagles

Tom Brennan is an Eagle in2017. His expected signing was announced last week by club team manager, Connor Dugard.

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Josh Bennett in action at the Hungarian Open. Picture courtesy of the ITTF

Eastbourne's Josh Bennett shines on England duty

Only the eventual champion stopped Josh Bennett as he produced some impressive wins for England at the Hungarian Youth Open.

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Konta seals top ten ranking with win in China

Eastbourne’s Johanna Konta will finish the year in the top ten in the world after making a winning start to the WTA Elite Trophy in Zhuhai, China.

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All the Lewes AC runners that competed at Lancing.

Lewes AC runners take to the hills

With two tough races taking place over the Sussex Downs during the weekend 53 Lewes AC runners rose to the challenge and secured some fantastic results.

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Chairman Martin Dugard

Eagles retain National League KO Cup

Eastbourne retained the National League KO Cup with a 52-38 win over Birmingham at Arlington.

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Full-back Abe Bredin kicks clear. Picture by Danny Simpson

Lewes 42, Park House 32: Patchy win for Lewes

After last week's disappointing loss, Lewes bounced back with a win but it was not as convincing a victory as the score suggests.

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Youtube stars take on Newhaven U21. Photo copyright Hashtag United

Youtube's Hashtag United take on Newhaven

On October 23 Trafalgar Ground will be hosting a fixture between Newhaven U21’s and Youtube sensation side, Hashtag United.

Paul Orji

Orji goes for super heavy weight belt at Skateworld

Eastbourne Boxing Club’s Paul Orji will battle for the vacant Southern Counties super-heavyweight belt at Skateworld tonight.

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Johanna Konta

Konta keen to challenge for more titles after defeat in China Open final

Johanna Konta wants to keep progressing and challenge for more titles after climbing into the world’s top 10.

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Johanna Konta

Konta fights back and advances to semi-final at China Open

Eastbourne’s Johanna Konta advanced to the China Open semi-finals after fighting back in remarkable fashion from 4-0 down in the first set to clinch victory over home favourite Zhang Shuai.

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Connor Dugard

Eagles out to book play-off final spot at Arlington

The job is only half done - that is warning the Eastbourne IT First Eagles have received as they head into tonight’s (Friday) crucial match against Kent in the Play Off semi-final second leg.

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Callum Knight

Callum ‘Knighty’ Knight crowned featherweight champion

Eastbourne Boxing Club’s Callum ‘Knighty’ Knight has been crowned the Southern Counties Featherweight Champion.

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Konta cruises into China Open quarter-final

Eastbourne’s Johanna Konta booked her spot in the quarter-finals of the China Open with a rain-delayed 6-1, 3-6, 7-6 victory over Karolina Pliskova in Beijing.

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Finley Jakes

Flying Fin ends season with personal best

Finley Jakes, Eastbourne Rovers T44 classified athlete, finished his season at the England Athletics Age Group Championships at Bedford with a PB in the 200m.

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Action from last year's London Marathon. Picture by Phil Westlake

Sussex runners’ wait is almost over with London Marathon ballot results release

The wait is nearly over. From Monday (10 October) the 253,930 applicants for the 2017 Virgin Money London Marathon will find out if they have been successful in the ballot and have a place in the race on Sunday, April 23.

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The Plumpton side from 1967

Plumpton Rugby Club on recruitment drive as vintage 50th season beckons

With an international tour on the horizon along with a host of other social events, the 2016/17 season promises to be one to remember for players and supporters alike.

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Faye McClelland

Paralympic pride for Joe Townsend and Faye McClelland

There were no medals but Eastbourne’s paralympians delivered performances to be proud of at the Rio 2020 Paralympic Games.

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