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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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Newham's Caroline Charles has been honoured for her work at the London Youth Games

Caroline is a Mum to all her players

Deserved long-service award for Newham basketball coach

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Manor Park School of Tae Kwon-Dos medal winners are, front row from left, Malachi Staveley, Abdulhakeem Juma, Safee Hussain and Malaika Hussain, back, Dhyey Shah, Aisha Hussain and Abdulrahman Juma

Magnificent Seven in taekwondo medal success

Coach full of praise for his Manor Park students

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Barclays Premier League. West Ham United v Southampton.

West Ham defender: We were just awful against Southampton

Hammers full back Joey O’Brien has no excuses for Saturday’s dismal performance

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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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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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