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Dereck Chisora (right) has been forced to pull out of his fight with Tyson Fury due to injury

Injury forces Dereck Chisora to pull out of showdown with Tyson Fury

Hampstead’s Dereck Chisora has been forced to withdraw from his showdown with Tyson Fury this Saturday at the Phones 4 U Arena in Manchester after suffering a fractured left hand in his last sparring session leading up to the fight.

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Globes mens doubles finalists (from left): Andrew Rozanov, Gaddo Guidotti, Gleb Toropov and Warwick Foy.

Globe Tennis Club celebrate their 60th anniversary

Globe Lawn Tennis Club commemorated their 60th anniversary at the weekend, providing a welcome opportunity to look back at their rich history and an inclusive ethos which has made it what it is today.

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Left to right: Cumberland's Harriet Dart, Kate Green, Fran Stephenson, Lena Keothavong (captain), Becky Llewellyn and Naomi Cavaday

Cumberland ladies retain their AEGON Team Tennis national title

Cumberland’s ladies have been crowned the best women’s team in the country for the second year in a row after becoming AEGON Team Tennis national champions again at The West Hants Club in Bournemouth.

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The Hampstead ladies who played in the final. Left to right: Molly Meacher, Julia Male, Mel Sherwood, Susie Gregson, Caroline Egen (Captain), Claire Kent, Hazel Stuart

Hampstead ladies earn the right to represent Middlesex in Pearson Trophy

Hampstead’s ladies will represent Middlesex in the inter-counties finals of the Pearson Trophy later this month after winning the London title.

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Julian Jones got a hole in one at the 14th at Muswell Hill Golf Club's championship qualifier

Jones hits a hole in one but Baker’s the top man at Muswell Hill Golf Club

Julian Jones scored a hole in one during Muswell Hill Golf Club’s championship qualifier at the weekend – but it was Rowan Baker who won the competition.

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From left: Swing for Sammy organisers Anjana Yick, Helen Trow, Paul Trow and Ruth Blackwell, pictured at Friday's event at Muswell Hill Golf Club. Pic: Dieter Perry

Swing for Sammy event is a huge success again at Muswell Hill Golf Club

The seventh annual Swing for Sammy competition was held at Muswell Hill Golf Club last Friday, raising an estimated £18,000 for charities and boosting the total since the event began in 2008 to around £111,000.

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Alan Higgins (left) defeated Jason Ball at York Hall in his last outing in February. Pic: Philip Sharkey/TGSPhoto

Alan Higgins targets English title fight and showdown with Chris Eubank Jr

Former St Pancras ABC star Alan Higgins is targeting an English title fight by the end of the year and a showdown with Chris Eubank Jr after receiving treatment for a slipped disc.

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Joyce Cohen (centre) pictured with the Middlesex ladies team at Muswell Hill Golf Club

Middlesex Ladies ‘Blue Birdies’ give Joyce Cohen a prestigious honour

A notable former member of Muswell Hill Golf Club has been made honorary vice-president of Middlesex Ladies – just days before she sadly passed away.

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Dereck Chisora (pictured) will face Tyson Fury in Manchester later this month

Dereck Chisora vows: I’ll cut Tyson Fury down to size in Manchester

Hampstead heavyweight Dereck ‘Del-Boy’ Chisora intends to cut Tyson Fury down to size when the explosive duo meet in Manchester on July 26.

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Left to right: Roko Mara, Drew Dill, Ally Dill and Clementine Butler Brown

Camden Swiss Cottage swimmers finish strongly in national junior league

Junior swimmers from Camden Swiss Cottage made a splash on Sunday by finishing runners-up in the M11 division of this year’s National Junior Swimming League, agonisingly close to the top spot.

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Oriance Lungu (right) celebrates her victory for host club Haringey ABC at the Haringey Box Cup. Pic: Dieter Perry

Oriance Lungu tipped for England call-up after second triumph at Haringey Box Cup

Haringey Police founder and coach Gerry Willmott MBE believes the England coaches should have a look at Oriance Lungu after she retained her Haringey Box Cup title.

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James Ward lost to Mikhail Youzhny in straight sets in the first round at Wimbledon today

James Ward suffers Wimbledon defeat against Mikhail Youzhny

Camden’s James Ward will force himself to sit through the video of his Wimbledon defeat after he was soundly beaten by the 17th seed Mikhail Youzhny in one hour and 45 minutes.

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Host club Haringey Police are preparing to take part in the Haringey Box Cup at Alexandra Palace. Back row (left to right) : Coach Brian John, captain Kingsley Okolie, Kiev Del-Dyer, founder and coach Gerry Willmott MBE. Front row: Zoheb Zuber, Oriance Lungu and David Kamara. Pic: Dieter Perry

Haringey Box Cup returns to Alexandra Palace for seventh edition

The seventh annual Haringey Box Cup will take place at Alexandra Palace this weekend - and it continues to get bigger and better.

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Members of Cumberland Tennis Club gained useful tips from legendary tennis coach Nick Bolletieri (front). Pic: Mark Hakansson

Tennis legend Nick Bollettieri visits to coach at Cumberland

While the nation is currently gripped by World Cup fever, the best tennis players on the planet will be heading to London this weekend for the start of Wimbledon.

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Abel Sinko-Uribe won three gold medals at the Olympic Aquatic Centre

Camden Swiss Cottage swimmer wins three gold meals at Olympic Aquatic Centre

Abel Sinko-Uribe announced himself as a new star for Camden Swiss Cottage, winning three gold medals at the Olympic Aquatic Centre in the London Regional Age Group competition.

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The victorious Hampshire ladies' team celebrate their success at Muswell Hill Golf Club

Muswell Hill Golf Club hosts prestigious ladies tournament for first time

Muswell Hill Golf Club was at its pristine best as it played host to the leading women amateur golfers in southern England in glorious sunshine last week.

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Tafari Moore, England

Arsenal’s European Championship winner targets further success with England

Four years ago, Ross Barkley was among the talented young prospects who steered England’s Under-17 side to European Championship glory.

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Salle Paul's Clare Halsted (right)

Salle Paul fencing duo win golds at British Veterans competition to earn GB spots

Two of Salle Paul’s fencers, Clare Halsted and Steve Fox, have won gold medals at the British Veterans fencing competition, qualifying to represent Great Britain at the Veteran World Championships in Hungary in October.

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James Ward

James Ward awaits Wimbledon draw after early exit at Eastbourne

Camden’s James Ward suffered a setback in his preparations for Wimbledon when he was knocked out of the first round of the Aegon International in Eastbourne.

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Laura Hirai in action for Great Britain

Hampstead’s London Mets star hopes to be a hit with GB team in Florida

As the school year comes to a close, most 14-year-olds will be looking forward to the summer holidays, and perhaps a trip to Devon or Spain or somewhere further afield.

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James Ward during the AEGON Championships at The Queen's Club

Improving Ward eyes a run at Wimbledon

Camden’s James Ward feels his performance at Queen’s is a sign of continuing improvement – and now he’s setting his sights on a good run at Wimbledon.

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The winning pair, Andreas Kaimakamis (left) and Nick Love, at Muswell Hill Golf Club

Muswell Hill Golf Club duo qualify for national finals at The Belfry

David Wilton’s professional day was held at Muswell Hill Golf Club on Saturday, with 108 players entering the competition.

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James Ward

James Ward gives Robredo a scare in first round of French Open

Camden’s James Ward gave 17th seed Tommy Robredo a scare in the first round of the French Open today, winning the first set before going down in four sets.

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Stacey Mowle

North London derby match aims to raise funds for Stacey Mowle Appeal

Tottenham and Arsenal legends and celebrities will come together to play in a unique north London derby on Sunday, in a bid to raise funds for an eight-year-old girl with cancer.

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Saracens' David Strettle

Strettle says Saracens have got over their heartbreak after return to training

EXCLUSIVE: David Strettle says Saracens have recovered from their heartbreak and are ready to go again after returning to pre-season training.

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Michael Philipson bowls for Hornsey

Hornsey bowlers secure second successive win at Twickenham

Captain Michael Philipson and veteran Paul Weekes bowled Hornsey to their second successive Middlesex County League victory as they triumphed at Twickenham by 74 runs.

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Adam Gemili of Great Britain.  (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)

Adam Gemili desperate to break 10-second barrier at Commonwealth Games

Londoner Adam Gemili would love nothing more than to break the 10-second barrier in front of a British crowd at Glasgow.

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Dereck Chisora (right) has been forced to pull out of his fight with Tyson Fury due to injury

Injury forces Dereck Chisora to pull out of showdown with Tyson Fury

Hampstead’s Dereck Chisora has been forced to withdraw from his showdown with Tyson Fury this Saturday at the Phones 4 U Arena in Manchester after suffering a fractured left hand in his last sparring session leading up to the fight.

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You could be munching on some tasty dishes at Suchef St Paul's!

Win a delicious lunch for ten at Suchef

Suchef is an entirely new eating experience set to take London by storm this summer. To celebrate the launch, Suchef is offering you the chance to win lunch for ten people at their St Paul’s location, opening today (28th July).

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