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Drew Sullivan (centre) made his London Lions debut against Surrey United. Picture: Laurent Compagnon/Archant

Drew Sullivan eyes Copper Box debut after London Lions see off Surrey United

Drew Sullivan can’t wait to make his London Lions Copper Box bow against Bristol Flyers on Friday after the Stratford side started the British Basketball League season with a 89-73 victory against Surrey United.

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Olympia HC's women began the new season with a win (pic courtesy of Olympia HC)

Mixed start for Olympia

Handball club split double-header

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Wapping's women began the new season against Old Loughts (pic: Peter Joarder)

Membership boost for Wapping

Hockey club attracts newcomers Back to Hockey

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Wapping's Charlotte Keizer hits out against Old Loughts (pic: Peter Joarder)

Dogged debut for Wapping women

Premier Division bow ends in brave defeat

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A new handball season gets underway at Barking's Sporthouse this weekend

Handball’s back in Barking

Sporthouse to stage season openers

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Joe Ikhinmwin. Pic by Andy Sidders

Joe Ikhinmwin pens new London Lions deal

Joe Ikhinmwin has signed a contract extension to remain at London Lions for two more years.

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Ahmet Patterson celebrates his title win in Yorkshire

Ahmet upsets the odds to claim vacant English title

Patterson kept his vow to win the English welterweight title

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McDonalds kit scheme

£2 Million McDonald’s Youth Kit Give Away!

FA Charter Standard clubs now have until Sunday, September 28 to apply

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Frank Buglioni (right) is in action at York Hall on Saturday

Collins excited over Buglioni return

New trainer is looking for a big performance

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Newham's Jane Campbell in action (Picture: Lynne Cameron/PA)

Campbell misses out on China

Para Table Tennis hopes end with defeat

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Anthony Joshua (right) is trained by Tony Sims at his Hainault gym (Pic: Lawrence Lustig)

Joshua: Klitschko sparring has me fired-up for Manchester debut

London 2012 Olympic star says time with Klitschko is invaluable

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Ian Salter

Ian Salter signs for London Lions

London Lions have acquired 6ft 11ins Englishman Ian Salter ahead of the new British Basketball League season.

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Weightlifter Mercy Brown of Tower Hamlets is nominated for the Balfour Beatty Breakthrough Award

Tower Hamlets weightlifter nominated for Youth Games Award

Mercy Brown to attend glittering ceremony at Madame Tussauds

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Barry Hearn presents Darren Webster with his prize last year

Sports stars are fishing for Haven House Children’s Hospice

Stars from darts and boxing pick up fishing rods for charity

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New London Lions signing Lovell Cook (right) during his time playing for the University of New Orleans.

London Lions make Lovell Cook their latest signing

Head coach Vince Macaulay has added forward Lovell Cook to his London Lions roster ahead of the 2014/15 season.

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Drew Sullivan (centre) is unveiled as a London Lions player at a press conference with CEO and head coach Vince Macaulay (left) and GLL managing director Peter Bundey (right). Pic by LaurentCompagnon

Drew Sullivan: There was no way I’d have turned down London Lions twice

London Lions’ new star signing Drew Sullivan feared he’d passed up a dream ticket to play for his hometown club a year ago so admits he could not refuse a second offer.

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Andrew Sullivan of Great Britain. Photo by Charlie Crowhurst/Getty Images

Video: GB must learn Bosnia lessons quickly, says Drew Sullivan

Drew Sullivan admits Great Britain’s men’s basketball team need to shape up fast or risk missing out on qualification for next summer’s EuroBasket finals.

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Dan Clark of Great Britain. Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images

Video: Iceland Copper Box clash is ‘must-win’ for GB, says Dan Clark

Dan Clark insists that his Great Britain side must beat Iceland in their penultimate EuroBasket qualifier or risk missing out on next summer’s finals.

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Youngcricketers from the West Ham and Tottenham Lords Taverners Wicketz clubs played in a three-day cricket festival at Felsted School, Essex

Young cricketers enjoy festival at Felsted School

Youngsters enjoy coaching clinics and play matches throughout the three-day event

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Christian aiming to bring home Youth Olympic Games medal from China

Plaistow youngster could become first ever Youth Olympic Games male taekwondo medallist

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Drew Sullivan in action for Great Britain during the London 2012 Olympic Games (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

London Lions complete signing of Great Britain captain Drew Sullivan

London Lions have made a major statement of intent with the signing of Great Britain captain Drew Sullivan.

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Cottee Column

West Ham legend: What I want to know is what is this offside rule?

Former Hammers striker Tony Cottee questions Nolan’s offside goal decision

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LYON, FRANCE - JULY 21:  Jonathan Broom-Edwards of Great Britain holds up his Silver medal in the Men's High Jump F42/44 during day two of the IPC Athletics World Championships on July 21, 2013 in Lyon, France.

Silver lining for brilliant Beagles athlete

Newham’s Jonathan Broom-Edwards equalled the world record but still had to settle for second in Swansea

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Alastair Cook thanks Wanstead players at his benefit match (pic: Ellie Hoskins)

In depth with Alastair Cook

England captain talks to Thomas Reeves at Wanstead CC

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Drew Sullivan (centre) made his London Lions debut against Surrey United. Picture: Laurent Compagnon/Archant

Drew Sullivan eyes Copper Box debut after London Lions see off Surrey United

Drew Sullivan can’t wait to make his London Lions Copper Box bow against Bristol Flyers on Friday after the Stratford side started the British Basketball League season with a 89-73 victory against Surrey United.

Read full story »

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