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An image of Ben Stokes just after he hit the winning runs in the third Specsavers Test between England and Australia at Headingley has won the Wisden–MCC Photograph of the Year competition for 2019.

An Olympic diving hopeful from Brookmans Park is ready to grasp his moment in the spotlight – just as soon as Tom Daley and the like retire.

The former head coach of England Roses would like to see the Netball Superleague season start over after the suspensions on sport for the coronavirus have been lifted.

A student from Chancellor’s School is hoping to break the mould in the world of canoeing and propel himself towards Olympic glory.

Billy Joe Saunders has had his licence to fight suspended by the British Boxing Board of Control after a video on social media emerged in which he advised men how to hit their female partners.

Sebastian Coe says the decision to postpone the Tokyo Olympics until the summer of 2021 was the right thing to do to protect the athletes’ mental health.

Essex & Herts Leopards have had their National Basketball League Division One status confirmed after the final positions in the aborted season were calculated.

Welwyn Garden City Hockey Club had one thing to celebrate prior to the shutdown of sport - the East Hockey League Division Six South West title for their men’s second team.

One of the major events of the Welwyn Garden City centenary celebrations has been postponed in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak.

The Olympic and Paralympic Games have been postponed until summer 2021 at the latest due to the coronavirus pandemic.

The International Hockey Federation (FIH) has decided to withdraw any geo-blocking in place for all FIH Hockey Pro League matches from 2019 and 2020 on its free OTT platform www.FIH.live.

Chairman of the British Olympic Association Hugh Robertson says it is unthinkable that this summer’s Tokyo Games will not get postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus: Golf courses to close

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

England Golf has annouced that clubs, courses and facilities must close due to the coronavirus pandemic.

While the country is gripped by fighting the coronavirus pandemic and sport shuts down as a consequence we are asking readers to send us their sporting memories. The first one is a fairly recent one and was a never to be forgotten afternoon at Hatfield & Crusaders Cricket Club.

The Tokyo Olympics appear certain to be postponed until next year due to the coronavirus, as Canada and Australia said they were looking ahead to a 2021 Games.

As expected cricket has called a halt to all activity ahead of the new season in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak.

The basketball season for both Oaklands Wolves and the Essex & Herts Leopards is now officially over after Basketball England cancelled all “affiliated activity”.

The Hertfordshire Indoor Athletics Championship saw the talented youngsters of Herts Phoenix deliver yet more stirring performances as well as plenty of medals and personal bests.

The coronavirus threat may have brought the hockey season to a sudden stop but there won’t be too many complaints at Potters Bar after their men clinched promotion to East League Premier B.

Welwyn Garden City earned the bragging rights with a 3-2 win over Potters Bar in the 5 Counties Women’s Hockey League Premier Division.

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