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Brunt, Taylor, Ballance and Kettleborough win prestigious ICC awards

England cricketers Gary Ballance, Katherine Brunt (both Yorkshire) and Sarah Taylor (Sussex), along with Umpire Richard Kettleborough, have been congratulated by ECB Chairman, Giles Clarke, after the quartet were announced as winners of major individual honours in the annual LG ICC Awards. The 2014 LG ICC Spirit of Cricket Award has been won by Katherine

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Source: England Rugby

ANTI-DOPING REPORT FOR RUGBY RELEASED

The fourth Anti-Doping Annual Report for rugby in England has been published on behalf of the Anti-Doping Advisory Group. The group is responsible for advising on anti-doping policy for rugby in this country and is made up of key stakeholders, including: the RFU, Premiership Rugby, the Rugby Players’ Association and UK Anti-Doping. The testing programme

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Source: England Netball

Text Santa Soap Showdown Sold Out

The soap showdown netball match between Coronation Street and Emmerdale has sold out for a second year. The Text Santa charity event will bring cast members from the rival soaps together for a netball match later this month. Katy Cavanagh will captain the Corrie side with cast mates Brooke Vincent, Tisha Merry, Jane Danson and

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Source: Simon Parker

Be a volunteer at EuroHockey 2015

The EuroHockey Championships 2015 is being jointly hosted by England Hockey and the European Hockey Federation, and sees the top eight European national men’s and women’s teams battle it out for the top prize over 10 days and 40 matches. Hosted at hockey’s Olympic legacy venue, the Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre on Queen

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2015 Women’s Ashes Series

The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) today released the schedule for the 2015 Women’s Ashes Series and announced that for the first time, Sky Sports will provide live television coverage of every ball in the seven match multi-format contest. The 2015 Series will be the third time that the Women’s Ashes have been contested

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Source: England Netball

Disney Festivals – Volunteer Opportunities

Following the success of last year’s International Netball Festival at Disneyland Paris England Netball has extended its partnership with the travel company Sport Experiences and committed to delivering an enhanced programme of events at Disneyland Paris. These events provide England Netball with the ability to generate a commercial return, attract new participants to the sport

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Volunteer recognised for dedication

Old Chelmsfordians Cricket Club member Alice Green has spent a day with the England women’s team as a reward for her outstanding volunteering work in the game. During the 2014 season, the 19-year-old from Chelmsford completed over 675 hours of volunteering either as a coach or assistant manager at her local club and for Essex

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