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London Lions have signed Derek Hall

Centre joins Copper Box outfit

Robert Mear of Lakeside Hammers (pic: Rob Newell/TGSPHOTO)

Purfleet club head to Coventry for crucial Elite League clash

East London Hockey Club are hosting a special drop-in event as past of the 'I Am Team GB' campaign on Saturday

Local outfit joins “I Am Team GB” campaign

Ashley Facey Thompson is off to the Rio Paralympics (pic: Morten Olsen)

Newham resident to take part in table tennis in Rio

Sonny Upton celebrates a win

Super-welterweight hopes to get past Hall

Wapping Hockey Club has seen a surge in numbers due to Team GB's Olympic success (pic; Iain McAuslan)

Club’s open day sees increase in interest

Richard Llawson is looking for Lakeside Hammers to make a play-off push (pic: Rob Newell/TGSPHOTO)

Wolverhampton 51 Lakeside Hammers 41

Great Britain's Mo Farah celebrates with his gold medals after winning the 5000m and 10,000m at the Rio Olympic Games (pic; Martin Rickett/PA)

Beagles’ Farah defends 5,000m title after 10,000m success

Great Britain's Christine Ohuruogu, Emily Diamond, Eilidh Doyle and Anyika Onuora receive their bronze medals for the 4x400m relay at the Olympic Stadium (pic: Martin Rickett/PA)

Team GB women make podium in 4x400m event

Edward Kennett of Lakeside Hammers (pic: Rob Newell/TGSPHOTO)

Lakeside Hammers 57 Coventry Bees 35

Great Britain's Daryll Neita, Dina Asher-Smith, Desiree Henry and Asha Philip celebrate after winning bronze in the women's 4 x 100m relay at the Olympic Stadium (pic: Martin Rickett/PA)

Ellington, Gemili miss out in men’s final

Lakeside Hammers looking for big win

Friday, August 19, 2016
Lewis Bridger of Lakeside Hammers (pic: Rob Newell/TGSPHOTO)

Elite League play-off hopefuls host Coventry

Team GB's Adam Gemili (far right) in the Olympic 200m final with, from left, France's Christophe Lemaitre, Jamaica's Usain Bolt, USA's Lashawn Merritt, Canada's Andre Degrasse and Panama's Alonso Edward (pic: Martin Rickett/PA)

Sprinter misses 200m bronze by 0.001sec

Lakeside Hammers look for play-off lift

Thursday, August 18, 2016
Richard Llawson is looking for Lakeside Hammers to make a play-off push (pic: Rob Newell/TGSPHOTO)

Elite League hopefuls meet Coventry in double-header

Great Britain's Adam Gemili (right) in action during the 200m semi-final at the Olympic Stadium (pic: Mike Egerton/PA)

Mitchell-Blake misses out

Great Britain's Cindy Ofili (left) and Tiffany Porter (right) after the 100m hurdles final at the Olympic Stadium (pic: Mike Egerton/PA)

Porter finishes seventh in 100m hurdles final

All runners converge on the start line for the Deaf Run (pic: Emdad Rahman)

A round-up of the action as ever-popular event returns

Great Britain's Mo Farah during the men's 5000m heats at the Rio Olympics (pic: Mike Egerton/PA)

The Great Britain star was clipped but stayed on his feet in heat

Great Britain's Nethaneel Mitchell-Blake competes in his first round heat of the men's 200m at the Olympic Stadium (pic: Mike Egerton/PA)

Team GB sprinters eased through heats in Rio

Great Britain's Robert Grabarz competes in the high jump final at the Olympic Stadium in Rio (pic: Mike Egerton/PA Wire)

Beagle misses medal on countback

Great Britain's Tiffany Porter during her heat of the women's 100m hurdles at the Olympic Stadium (pic: Mike Egerton/PA)

Local athletes qualify from first round of various events at Estadio Olimpico

Lions strenghten with new deal for Owumi

Tuesday, August 16, 2016
Alex Owumi of London Lions (pic: London Lions)

Shooting guard agrees to stay after joining last season

East End Road Runners at the Spitfire Scramble

Club celebrates at 24-hour event

Great Britain's Christine Ohuruogu (centre) failed to qualify for the 400m final at the Rio Olympics (pic: Mike Egerton/PA)

Beagles clubmate Grabarz into high jump final

Great Britain's Mo Farah with his gold medal after defending his Olympic 10,000m title in Rio (pic: Owen Humphreys/PA)

Newham & Essex Beagles star defends 10,000m title in Rio

Great Britain's Christine Ohuruogu during the women's 400m heats (pic: Martin Rickett/PA)

Beagles clubmate Ellington misses out in 100m

Great Britain's Asha Philip in action in the 100m at the Rio Olympic Games (pic; Martin Rickett/PA)

Sprinter secures spot on Olympic debut

Rio 2016: Willmott relishing Rio experience

Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Great Britain's Aimee Willmott competing in the heats of the women's 200m butterfly at the Rio Olympics (pic: Owen Humphreys/PA)

UEL student misses out on 200m butterfly final

Lawrence Okolie relaxes with team-mate Nicola Adams at the Rio Olympics (pic: David Davies/PA)

Heavyweight beaten by classy Cuban

The cycling section had an option for a gruelling 80k Olympic Plus distance.

The largest triathlon in the world returned to the Royal Docks this weekend, with around 10,000 competitors and over 30,000 spectators flooding into the borough.

Rio 2016: Okolie wins boxing opener

Sunday, August 7, 2016
Team GB boxers Nicola Adams MBE (left), Antony Fowler (centre) and Lawrence Okolie at the team training camp in Belo Horizonte, Brazil (pic: Owen Humphreys/PA)

Heavyweight hope ready for rematch with Cuban

Great Britain's Aimee Willmott in the 400m individual medley heats at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium in Rio (pic: Owen Humphreys/PA)

World record broken in 400m medley

Great Britain's Ashley McKenzie in action against Turkey's Oslo Bekir in the under-60kg judo competition at the Rio Olympics (pic; Owen Humphreys/PA)

Slender loss to world champion ends hopes

Hockey World League tickets on sale

Saturday, August 6, 2016
England players celebrate a goal at the Unibet EuroHockey Championships (pic: England Hockey)

England to return to Olympic Park action

Lawrence Okolie is announced as the winner of his semi-final bout at the European Qualifying competition in Turkey. Pic: AIBA

Hackney heavyweight believes moving to Dagenham BC helped him become an elite and he is desperate to make his people proud in Brazil

Andreas Jonsson impressed for Lakeside Hammers (pic: Rob Newell/TGSPHOTO)

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The London 2012 Olympics opening ceremony was an inspirational sight (pic: Lee Power)

Let the Olympic Games begin!

Youngsters face the camera at the London Youth Tennis Festival (pic: Tennis Foundation)

Tennis Foundation event proves popular

Ben Saxton, Giles Scott, Peter Saxton and Nicola Groves at the launch of the Sail for Gold Roadshow in Weymouth (pic: RYA)

Royal Yachting Association to visit venues across the UK

Lakeside Hammers aim to trump Aces

Friday, August 5, 2016
Andreas Jonsson is set to return to action for Lakeside Hammers (pic: Rob Newell/TGSPHOTO)

Elite League leaders visit Purfleet Raceway

East London celebrate 25th in style

Thursday, August 4, 2016
Action from East London's 25th anniversary event (pic: ELHC)

Club host clubs from across Europe in celbratory competition

Hammers coach Tatum hopes team rebound

Thursday, August 4, 2016
Kim Nilsson of Lakeside Hammers (pic: Rob Newell/TGSPHOTO)

Hammers wants better on Friday

Andreas Jonsson of Lakeside Hammers (pic: Rob Newell/TGSPHOTO)

Belle Vue boss expects stern challenge from Purfleet club

Andreas Jonsson impressed for Lakeside Hammers (pic: Rob Newell/TGSPHOTO)

Hammers know away wins a must if they want to remain in race for Elite League play-offs

Essex Leopards bring back Bennett

Monday, August 1, 2016
Dougie Bennett receives the Essex Leopards' Most Improved Player award from coach Stephen Ogunjimi (pic: Paul Phillips)

Coach Ogunjimi happy to hold on to Most Improved Player

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