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Will Naylor (centre) wheels away after scoring the winning goal, while Oliver Didham (left) celebrates. Pic: Mark Clews

Hampstead & Westminster strike twice in final four minutes to shock Wimbledon

Hampstead and Westminster seized victory from the jaws of defeat as they started their 14th consecutive season in the NOW:Pensions Premier League with a last-gasp 2-1 home win over London rivals Wimbledon.

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Muswell Hill Golf Club's ladies scatch team

Muswell Hill Golf Club’s ladies overcome Hendon to retain Middlesex scratch title

Muswell Hill Golf Club’s ladies retained the prestigious Middlesex five-a-side scratch title after beating Hendon in the final at Stanmore on Saturday.

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Hampstead & Westminster's new goalkeeper Harry Gibson

Hampstead & Westminster keeper hopes new signings gel quickly in Premier Division

New Hampstead and Westminster goalkeeper Harry Gibson believes his new side could be dark horses in the NOW: Pension’s Men’s Hockey League Premier Division – providing all of the new arrivals click and quickly.

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Tin-Tin Ho

Table tennis star Tin-Tin Ho wins hat-trick of gold medals at School Games

Paddington’s Tin-Tin Ho is celebrating winning three gold medals at the 2014 Sainsbury’s School Games in Manchester.

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Tin-Tin Ho

Commonwealth Games table tennis star Tin-Tin Ho picked for European Team Championships

Commonwealth Games table tennis medallist Tin-Tin Ho has the chance to shine again on the international stage at the European Team Championships.

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Ingimar Tomasson of Highgate School

Highgate young star Tomasson plays in front of Tim Henman at Wimbledon

Highgate youngster Ingimar Tomasson says his Wimbledon experience will inspire him to new heights after playing in front of Tim Henman at the All England Club.

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Tin-Tin Ho in action for England

Exclusive: Table tennis star Tin-Tin Ho reflects on her silver success at Commonwealth Games

Paddington’s teenage star Tin-Tin Ho has returned home with a silver medal after starring for England at the Commonwealth Games.

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The UCS team that contested the finals (left to right): Ben Zuckerman, Alex Zuckerman, Ben Jones, Jimmy Benjamin and Jamie Osrin

UCS finish in top eight at Team Tennis Schools National Championships

University College School’s tennis team finished in the top eight Under-19 sides in Great Britain at the national finals in Sheffield – despite most of them being 16 years old or younger.

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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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Pedro Martinez Losa, Arsenal Ladies manager

New Arsenal Ladies boss aims to bring back Champions League football

New manager Pedro Martinez Losa has outlined his desire to help the Gunners regain a place in the Champions League as soon as possible.

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Catalin Fercu, Romania. Pic by Tony Marshall/EMPICS

Romanian ace Catalin Fercu signs for Saracens

Saracens have confirmed that Romanian international Catalin Fercu will link up with the club at the end of the month from Timisoara Saracens, becoming the first player to have gained a contract with Premiership outfit through their Global Network.

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Ravi Patel, Middlesex

Positive spin: Middlesex cricket column with Ravi Patel

It’s been disappointing for me to miss the last two matches, but you can always accept being left out if the reasons are valid.

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Great Britain's Mo Farah celebrates with his gold medal after winning the men's 10,000m final at the European Championships (pic: Adam Davy/PA)

Beagle Farah lands Euro gold

Olympic and world champion adds another title

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Will Naylor (centre) wheels away after scoring the winning goal, while Oliver Didham (left) celebrates. Pic: Mark Clews

Hampstead & Westminster strike twice in final four minutes to shock Wimbledon

Hampstead and Westminster seized victory from the jaws of defeat as they started their 14th consecutive season in the NOW:Pensions Premier League with a last-gasp 2-1 home win over London rivals Wimbledon.

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