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Newcastle Diamonds hoping to sting Scunthorpe Scorpions

Newcastle Diamonds complete their League Cup group fixtures with a Good Friday trip to Scunthorpe Scorpions

Newcastle Eagles soar to majestic win to claim seventh BBL title

Newcastle Eagles celebrate securing the BBL championship
Fab Flournoy leads his men to yet another title

Fab Flournoy reckons this Newcastle Eagles team are all stars

Newcastle Eagles player-coach Fab Flournoy
Fab Flournoy will send his Newcastle Eagles team out to clinch the BBL title this weekend with the message: “You’re all stars to me”

BBL title win would be the sweetest, says Fab Flournoy

Newcastle Eagles player coach Fab Flournoy
Fab Flournoy is aiming to clinch the British Basketball League title with his Newcastle Eagles

Coarse angling: People flocking to the region's still waters

The latest North East coarse angling news brought to you by David Hall
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Newcastle Diamonds hoping to sting Scunthorpe Scorpions

Newcastle Diamonds complete their League Cup group fixtures with a Good Friday trip to Scunthorpe Scorpions

Redcar Bears 55 Newcastle Diamonds 35: Misfiring Diamonds 'not up to speed'

Richard Lawson in action for Redcar Bears
Newcastle Diamonds were comfortably defeated by local rivals Redcar Bears in last night's clash

Newcastle Diamonds lack sparkle as they fail to turn Premier Shield clash around

Ludvig Lindgren
A thoroughly-decisive display by Somerset on Friday left Newcastle Diamonds with a mountain to scale last night at Brough Park in the deciding leg of the 2014 Premier Shield

Newcastle Diamonds outshone by Workington Comets

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Workington Comets prove too fast for Newcastle Diamonds to catch in the Ian Thomas Shield
Crabbies Grand National Meeting at Aintree Racecourse

Live: The Grand National at Aintree Racecourse

Join us for live updates, photos, tips and video as the Crabbies Grand National takes place

LIVE: Grand National festival 2014: Day one from Aintree racecourse

A worker cuts the grass on the Grand National course during a preparation day ahead of the 2014 Crabbie's Grand National Festival at Aintree Racecourse, Liverpool live
Join us with live updates, photos and video from Aintree as the Grand National festival gets underway

Gosforth racecourse ready for bumper weekend

Horse racing at Gosforth Park Racecourse
It’s been a busy few weeks here at Newcastle Racecourse and we’ve continued to enjoy an extended dry spell, which is quite a contrast to last summer

Newcastle Racecourse set for Ladies Day return

Horse racing at Gosforth Park Racecourse
It's been precisely a month since racing last took place here at Gosforth Park, but the racecourse is set to come back to life with Ladies Day
Newcastle Eagles celebrate securing the BBL championship

Newcastle Eagles soar to majestic win to claim seventh BBL title

Fab Flournoy leads his men to yet another title

Fab Flournoy reckons this Newcastle Eagles team are all stars

Newcastle Eagles player-coach Fab Flournoy
Fab Flournoy will send his Newcastle Eagles team out to clinch the BBL title this weekend with the message: “You’re all stars to me”

BBL title win would be the sweetest, says Fab Flournoy

Newcastle Eagles player coach Fab Flournoy
Fab Flournoy is aiming to clinch the British Basketball League title with his Newcastle Eagles

We're not there yet, insists Newcastle Eagles' player-coach Fab Flournoy

Newcastle Eagles player-coach Fab Flournoy fires a warning with his team two wins from the title

Coarse angling: People flocking to the region's still waters

The latest North East coarse angling news brought to you by David Hall

Game angling: Lockwood Beck a brilliant place for rainbows

Fishing on Lockwood Beck
Sport is on the up at Lockwood Beck, where 139 anglers landed 574 rainbows for a rod average of 4.2

Sea angling: Huge whiting is the week's big catch

North East angler Walter Turnbull with his cod of 58.25lb
The big catch this week has been whiting as Alan Charlton reports on the latest sea angling news in the region

Game angling: Environment Agency reveal Tyne upstream counts

A salmon angler casts a fly
The River Tyne upstream count for March was 30 - compared with a high of 144 for the same month in 2012
Chris Paisley

Chris Paisley gets in shape for a new Tour bid in 2014

Exercising helps get golfer Chris Paisley in good shape for New Year challenge

Hexham greenkeeper David Thompson bags scholarship by R and A

Hexham greenkeeper David Thompson
Hexham greenkeeper David Thompson has been awarded a scholarship by the R and A

PGA rules put paid to Phil Ridden's pro hopes - for now

Former Journal Champion of Champions winner Phil Ridden
City of Newcastle golfer Phil Ridden is back working full-time after being forced to shelve plans to turn professional

Leading disabled golfer Kevin Harmison feels let down by sponsors

Leading disabled golfer Kevin Harmison
Top disabled golfer Kevin Harmison feels he's being denied support by his sponsors Sweetspot

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