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Golf: Chris Handy retains Durham County Strokeplay Championship by three shots

South Moor’s Chris Handy successfully retained the Durham County Strokeplay Championship at Billingham yesterday, finishing three shots clear.

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City of Sunderland Masters swimmers at the Yorkshire Gala (left to right): Norman Stephenson, Barry Robinson, Lindy Woodrow, Graeme Shutt, Imogen Fife, Mark Robinson, Louise McLellan, Gareth Orr

Swimming: City of Sunderland Masters make an impact in Yorkshire Open

City of Sunderland Masters’ eight-strong squad put on an excellent show in the Yorkshire Swimming Association Open Masters in Leeds.

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Silksworth's team for Thursday's Harold Howey Trophy tie. Picture by Stu Norton.

Bowls: Barnes Park move top in Harold Howey Trophy as leaders Roker Marine slip up

It is all change at the top of the Harold Howey Trophy this week.

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Len Ashurst presents the team with the shield

Tributes to Sunderland teacher who inspired winning football team

Tributes have been paid to a teacher who inspired a generation of Sunderland footballers.

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Williams leads Golden Fleece Darts Premier League after two wins

Williams leads Golden Fleece Darts Premier League after two wins

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Leslie helps A team beat B side in battle of South Hylton in Danby Autos Sunderland Snooker League

Leslie helps A team beat B side in battle of South Hylton in Danby Autos Sunderland Snooker League

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Golf: Magnificent Durham off to a flier in Northern Counties League

Golf: Magnificent Durham off to a flier in Northern Counties League

Durham enjoyed a magnificent opening win over Cheshire to start their Northern Counties League campaign in style.

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Called up for England: Martin Campbell (left) and Michael Laydon

Sunderland carpet bowl stars land England call-ups for Tri-Nations series

Sunderland carpet bowlers Michael Laydon and Martin Campbell have received England call-ups for the forthcoming Tri-Nations matches against New Zealand and Norway.

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Jaxon McKenna faces Pat Thomson in the first round of the men's county singles.

Bowls: Roker Park off to a flier in search for first ever Storey Bowl title

Roker Park have never lifted the Storey Bowl title, however, after the second round of fixtures, they sit top of the early-season table.

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Golf: Houghton pair in top eight of Durham Union Members’ Spring Singles

Golf: Houghton pair in top eight of Durham Union Members’ Spring Singles

Two Houghton golfers claimed top-eight spots in the Durham County Golf Union’s Members’ Spring Singles event at Bishop Auckland.

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Ellis Short’s decision to write off Sunderland AFC debt is ‘huge boost for the club financially’ says sports finance expert

Ellis Short’s decision to cover Sunderland AFC’s debts will hand the Black Cats a massive advantage next season, says a leading sports finance expert.

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Gary Smith misses out on a place in the Open Singles Circuit's Grand Finals event

Bowls: Silksworth defy the cold to get off to a flier in Earl Cup title defence

Holders Silksworth defied the freezing conditions to make a winning start to their Earl Cup title defence on Monday.

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Golf: Durham get friendly boost ahead of Northern Counties opener against Cheshire

Golf: Durham get friendly boost ahead of Northern Counties opener against Cheshire

Durham will go into next Saturday’s season-opening Daily Telegraph Northern Counties League clash with Cheshire at Tyneside in good spirits.

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Golf: Wearside off to a flier in the Maxim North Durham Union League

Golf: Wearside off to a flier in the Maxim North Durham Union League

Wearside enjoyed the perfect start to the new season in the Maxim North Durham Union League.

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Paul Williams.

Williams secures two wins to take top spot in the Golden Fleece Darts Premier League

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Professor Lawrence Bellamy.

Sunderland AFC takeover is ‘well-timed,’ says city business expert

Sunderland AFC’s takeover has come at the perfect moment, says one of the region’s leading business experts.

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Burnikell, James and Dowell lead The Victory to success

Burnikell, James and Dowell lead The Victory to success

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The 2018 OCO Energy Tour Series is coming to Durham on May 22.

Durham gets set to host some of Britain's best cyclists

Britain's leading televised cycle race is returning to Durham, featuring a host of top riders.
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David Bolt won the Open Singles Circuit title at South Shields. Picture by Tim Richardson

Bowls: Bolt back from Commonwealth Games to clinch second Open Singles Circuit success

Silksworth’s David Bolt returned to the indoor game last weekend to clinch a second Open Singles Circuit success this season.

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Golf: Durham champions Heworth pipped in Inter-County Foursomes final

Golf: Durham champions Heworth pipped in Inter-County Foursomes final

The Northumberland Club won the Northumberland and Durham Inter-County Foursomes final.

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