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18:41
Dan Lawrence scored an unbeaten century for Essex at Leicester (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGS Photo)

Teenager gives Division Two leaders hope

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

Newham resident to take part in table tennis in Rio

Corey Whitely of Dagenham & Redbridge and Joey Jones of Woking (pic: David Simpson/TGS Photo)

Daggers manager has high hopes for ex-Enfield Town attacker

Richard Brabner celebrates a wicket for Harold Wood (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGS Photo)

Wood captain happy to set up tense end to season

Hornchurch captain Roy Smith (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Captain happy with choice after brief rain shower

West Ham legend Tony Cottee

Our West Ham Columnist fancies a trip to Ibiza United in the Europa League

Michael Pindy of Aveley and James Morrish of Hornchurch in action in the FA Cup (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGS Photo)

McFarlane happy with Morrish and Lee

Wanstead captain Joe Ellis-Grewal (pic: George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

Herons all-rounder happy as team beat Hornchurch in his absence

Porter haul helps Essex

Yesterday, 18:47
Jamie Porter in bowling action for Essex (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGS Photo)

A round-up of the action on day one of the Division Two clash between Essex and Leicestershire

Upminster's Alan Ison (left) and Shafiq Rahman walk around the boundary rope (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Batsman happy to guarantee promotion with games to spare

Paul Benson of Dagenham & Redbridge and Michael Poke of Woking (pic: David Simpson/TGS Photo)

Paul Benson made his first start for Dagenham & Redbridge in 2,184 days at Woking on Saturday and jokingly hopes he does not have to wait as long for his next.

West Ham United's Mark Noble (left) and AFC Bournemouth's Charlie Daniels battle for the ball

Seven injured players did not help the Hammers cause, but Mark Noble was happy with the display

Hornchurch enjoyed their latest trip to Aveley's Mill Field ground (pic; Gavin Ellis/TGS Photo)

Urchins supporters enjoy FA Cup success at Mill Field

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West Ham legend Tony Cottee

Our West Ham Columnist fancies a trip to Ibiza United in the Europa League

Michael Pindy of Aveley and James Morrish of Hornchurch in action in the FA Cup (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGS Photo)

McFarlane happy with Morrish and Lee

Yesterday, 15:00
Paul Benson of Dagenham & Redbridge and Michael Poke of Woking (pic: David Simpson/TGS Photo)

Paul Benson made his first start for Dagenham & Redbridge in 2,184 days at Woking on Saturday and jokingly hopes he does not have to wait as long for his next.

West Ham United's Mark Noble (left) and AFC Bournemouth's Charlie Daniels battle for the ball

Seven injured players did not help the Hammers cause, but Mark Noble was happy with the display

Yesterday, 09:00
Hornchurch enjoyed their latest trip to Aveley's Mill Field ground (pic; Gavin Ellis/TGS Photo)

Urchins supporters enjoy FA Cup success at Mill Field

West Ham's Michail Antonio (left) celebrates scoring his sides first goal of the match during the Premier League match at the London Stadium, London.

Who was the man of the match for West Ham in the opening Premier League game at the London Stadium?

Cricket

18:41
Dan Lawrence scored an unbeaten century for Essex at Leicester (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGS Photo)

Teenager gives Division Two leaders hope

15:30
Richard Brabner celebrates a wicket for Harold Wood (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGS Photo)

Wood captain happy to set up tense end to season

14:30
Hornchurch captain Roy Smith (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Captain happy with choice after brief rain shower

10:30
Wanstead captain Joe Ellis-Grewal (pic: George Phillipou/TGS Photo)

Herons all-rounder happy as team beat Hornchurch in his absence

Yesterday, 18:47
Jamie Porter in bowling action for Essex (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGS Photo)

A round-up of the action on day one of the Division Two clash between Essex and Leicestershire

Yesterday, 16:00
Upminster's Alan Ison (left) and Shafiq Rahman walk around the boundary rope (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Batsman happy to guarantee promotion with games to spare

Mon, 16:15
England Test captain Alastair Cook returns to action for Essex in their county championship clash at Leicestershire (pic: John Walton/PA)

England Test captain in squad to face Leicestershire

Rugby

Friday, August 12, 2016
Old Cooperians celebrate winning the London Three North East last season (pic: Alex Dexter Photography)

Coach Pat Reed looking forward to first pre-season friendly at Barking

Friday, July 15, 2016
Coopers Coborn's head of rugby Sid Hoult with first team captain George Daly

Head of rugby has important messages for students

Wednesday, July 6, 2016
Romford & Gidea Park award winners at their end of season presentation evening

Club’s annual awards night is a hit at Maylands Golf Club

Sunday, June 26, 2016
The England team celebrate after winning the Rugby Under-20 World Cup Final at the AJ Bell Stadium (pic: PA)

England 45 Ireland 21

Tuesday, June 21, 2016
South Africa's Jeremy Ward is tackled by England's Will Stuart and Joe Marchant during their semi-final clash (pic: PA)

England 39 South Africa 17

Thursday, June 16, 2016
A scuffle breaks out between England and Australia players during the World Under-20 Championship match at the AJ Bell Stadium (pic: PA).

Former Coopers pupil Perkins helps beat Australia

Wednesday, June 15, 2016
England players celebrate a try against Scotland at the Under 20's Rugby Union World Cup (pic: PA)

Winger to get first minutes at tournament against Wallabies

Other Sport

17:31
Ashley Facey Thompson is off to the Rio Paralympics (pic: Morten Olsen)

Newham resident to take part in table tennis in Rio

Sunday, August 21, 2016
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

Saturday, August 20, 2016
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

Friday, August 19, 2016
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

Thursday, August 18, 2016
Last year's finalists for the greenkeeper of the year awayd (pic: BIGGA)

Youngster nominated for national award

Thursday, August 18, 2016
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

Thursday, August 18, 2016
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

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