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Basildon’s Bingham lifts world crown

BASILDON’S Stuart Bingham pulled off one of snooker’s all time shocks to lift the 2015 World Championship crown after a remarkable final against Shaun Murphy, the 2005 champion. Only once before has Bingham, 38,long regarded as a journeyman pro been past the second round at Sheffield but the world tenth ranked player continued his recent […]

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Daryl is hoping for medal glory

By Charles Bell Chelmsford resident and former Brentwood School pupil Daryl Selby is hoping to get on the medal podium in the 2014 Glasgow Common Wealth Games. “The Commonwealth Games is our chance to shine,” Selby told the Enquirer. “After two heart-breaking losses in Delhi in 2010 I’m definitely aiming for the medal podium this […]

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Sports Council plots way ahead

AN extra meeting of the Thurrock Sports Council took place on Wednesday, 4 June to discuss the way forward for the Sports Council. Spokesperson Glenda Stephens said: “A number of new sports people were welcomed to the meeting and many ideas for the future were discussed. It was agreed that the Sports Council should continue […]

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We are world class says Paralympian Caroline

ESSEX’S Caroline Powell insists her Winter Paralympic debut has proved to both her and Jade Etherington that they are now a world-class pair capable of threatening the globes very best. The 19-year-old was unable to compete on the final day of the Sochi 2014 Games on Sunday after Etherington was too unwell to start the […]

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Medal success for Essex girls at Paralympics

CHELMSFORD-born skier Jade Ethrington and her Langdon Hills guide Caroline Powell won their fourth medal of the Winter Paralympics today.  It’s been a remarkable week for Caroline Powell who has helped her visually impaired paired Jade Etherington to two medals at the Winter Paralympics in Sochi – won their fourth medal of the games with […]

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