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Matlock para-archer sets sights on Tokyo 2020

A Matlock para-archer has set his sights on Tokyo 2020, having come so close to Great Britain selection for Rio in the summer.

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OPINION: Derby County are just too predictable

OPINION: Derby County are just too predictable

Derby suffered a second successive defeat at Leeds on Friday night after being completely outclassed in every department by their promotion rivals.

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Football rumours: Pep’s £250m Man City war chest, Costa, Pogba and Payet latest, Messi to Premier League?

Here are the stories making today’s headlines...

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Rowsley 86 take step closer to securing top Premier spot

Premier Division leaders Rowsley 86 took a step closer to securing top spot with a 4-2 victory at Shirebrook Rangers, writes Craig Gibbons,

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TRANSFER RUMOURS: Chinese Super League foreigners cap, Rowett for Forest?, Payet set to go

The tide of players heading for the superbucks of the Chinese Super League could be stemmed after new rules were put in place limiting the number of foreign players in each squad.

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Marcus Dinanga scored twice in the defeat.

Barrow hit three in eight minutes to deny Matlock Town a famous upset

The glorious cup run may have come to an end, but Matlock left Barrow with their heads held firmly high after they gave their Conference National hosts an almighty scare in their 3-2 defeat.

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OPINION: Here’s why more people should watch women’s football

With the attraction of the big stars in men’s football playing in the Premier League, women’s football continues to be overshadowed, writes University of Derby football journalism student Molly Jennens.

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Premier League preview: Spurs eye second,Vardy returns and Bilic under pressure

Premier League preview: Spurs eye second,Vardy returns and Bilic under pressure

It’s another busy week of action in the Premier League with Spurs looking to close in on second spot and Champions Leicester City facing potential title winners Chelsea.

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OPINION: Is Chelsea’s N’Golo Kante the best player in the Premier League?

When the question of who takes the title as the best player in the Premier League is discussed, the huge majority of people acknowledge the league’s most technically gifted with the likes of Sergio Aguero, Alexis Sanchez and Eden Hazard all being regarded as the best.

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QUIZ: How much do you know about Ex-England boss Graham Taylor’s career?

Ex-England boss Graham Taylor, who was born in Worksop, passed away yesterday at the age of 72.

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Kauto Star strides to one of his record-breaking five victories in the King George VI Chase at Kempton Park.

The Kempton Park closure conundrum -- sad and wrong, or sensible and crucial?

In one way, it came as a blessed relief. A respite for racing’s news agenda from the interminable debate about ITV’s coverage which, for yawns, was beginning to match the BHA v Jim Best disciplinary saga.

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Transfer gossip: Five players who could be set for big money moves

With the January transfer window in full swing Premier League clubs are busy bolstering their squads.

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ALL the latest football transfers and rumours

FOOTBALL RUMOURS: Terry to Cherries? No new defender for United, Rowett for Forest? Benteke for sale, Messi damaged

Today’s rumours from the world of football on Wednesday, 11th January 2017

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Five players to watch in the Women’s Super League Two Spring Series

The Women’s Super League 2 (WSL) Spring Series kicks off on 11th February before concluding on 21st May.

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Gladiators aiming to take a step nearer to Wembley dream

Matlock Town are flying the Evo-Stik NPL flag on Saturday as the League’s remaining sole survivors in the FA Trophy.

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New players’ tunnel fitted at Matlock’s Causeway Lane

New players’ tunnel fitted at Matlock’s Causeway Lane

When Matlock Town take to the pitch at Causeway Lane they will first go through a new players’ tunnel.

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Zepnat riders claim national 50+ Vets title

Zepnat riders claim national 50+ Vets title

Matlock’s Zepnat Cycles were crowned National 50+ Veteran Team Champions at the HSBC British Cyclo Cross Championships.

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Wirksworth student claims top honour

Wirksworth student claims top honour

Wirksworth Tae Kwon Do student Charlie Foster Phillips has claimed a top honour.

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Simon Wright on the run for Matlock during their narrow 18-17 defeat Newark on Saturday.

Matlock robbed of victory by late, controversial penalty

A hotly disputed penalty in the dying moments robbed Matlock Baileans of victory against Newark, who squeezed home by a single point.

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Andrea Atkinson helping the clubs veteran womens team to success.

Jubilant Matlock AC race to two cross-country county titles

Two titles were won by jubilant Matlock Athletics Club in a successful foray at the combined Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Cross-Country County Championships.

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