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Hornchurch skipper Roy Smith. Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO

Relief for Smith as Hornchurch survive late Billericay rally

Hornchurch defeated Billericay by 47 runs in the Essex League Division Two on Saturday but for a certain amount of time captain Roy Smith was worried his team may suffer a rare loss.

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Harold Wood Skipper exchanges Tom Clarke, Pic: Ray Lawrence/TGSPHOTO

Missed opportunity for Harold Wood and skipper Clarke

Harold Wood captain Tom Clarke felt his side missed a great opportunity at the weekend against Loughton in the Essex League Premier Division.

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More celebrating for Harold Wood captain Tom Clarke (centre) and his team (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Clarke’s delight as Harold Wood see off local rivals Upminster

Harold Wood captain Tom Clarke admitted he won’t be forgetting his side’s 24-run victory over Upminster in the Essex League Premier Division anytime soon.

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Hornchurch captain Roy Smith (left) was happy with the manner of his side's win over West Essex (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

High praise from skipper Smith after big Hornchurch win

Hornchurch captain Roy Smith was thrilled to defeat West Essex by 155 runs on Saturday and avoid a potential banana skin in the process.

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More celebrating for Harold Wood captain Tom Clarke (centre) and his team (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Harold Wood up for derby test

Clarke looking forward to Upminster clash

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Hornchurch captain Roy Smith (left) was happy with the manner of his side's win over West Essex (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Hornchurch expect exciting clash

Skipper Smith plots West Essex downfall

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Paul Murray in batting action for Hornchurch (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Hornchurch hail masterful Murray

Smith praises opener’s key innings

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Umar Farooq in batting action for Harold Wood (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Clarke delighted with latest Wood win

Captain hails fine team display at Chingford

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Shahbaz Khan shone for Harold Wood in their win at Chingford (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Harold Wood come good

Latest news from the Essex League

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Hornchurch batsmen Michael Bones (left) and Paul Murray (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Hornchurch ‘must not take Horndon lightly’

Smith offers warning to promotion hopefuls

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Chris Cook in batting action for Ardleigh Green against Hainault & Clayhall (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Green want to gain momentum

Captain Cook delighted to break duck

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Chris Cook in batting action for Ardleigh Green against Hainault & Clayhall (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Cook delighted to break duck

Ardleigh Green captain reflects on first win

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Arfan Akram of Wanstead  (Picture by: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

First league defeat for Wanstead

Akram: It was just one of those days

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Hornchurch captain Roy Smith (left) was happy with the manner of his side's win over West Essex (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Hornchurch captain hails Sorrell

Smith praise for batsman’s efforts

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Alex Cason in batting action for Ardleigh Green against Hainault & Clayhall (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Ardleigh Green break duck

Latest news from the Essex League

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Action from Wanstead's clash with Brentwood (pic: Ellie Hoskins)

Rivals draw some positives

Latest news from Essex League Premier Division

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Aron Nijjar in batting action for Ilford at Upminster, as Farid Butt and Billy Gordon look on (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

High-flyers keep on rolling

Latest news from the Essex League

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Upminster's Alan Ison in batting action against Brentwood (pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO)

Ison backs Upminster to bounce back

Injury forces batsman to miss action

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Daggers have rejected a bid from Barnsley for striker Rhys Murphy. Pic: Dave Simpson/TGSPHOTO

Daggers turn down bid for striker Murphy

Dagenham & Redbridge have confirmed they turned down an offer from Barnsley for striker Rhys Murphy.

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Georgie Taylor competes at the British Championships tomorrow in Birmingham.

Havering’s Taylor ready for a taste of the big time at British Championships

Seventeen-year-old Havering AC discus thrower Georgie Taylor is full of excitement heading into tomorrow’s British Championships in Birmingham tomorrow, but for the youngster it was almost a missed opportunity.

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Hornchurch skipper Roy Smith. Pic: Gavin Ellis/TGSPHOTO

Relief for Smith as Hornchurch survive late Billericay rally

Hornchurch defeated Billericay by 47 runs in the Essex League Division Two on Saturday but for a certain amount of time captain Roy Smith was worried his team may suffer a rare loss.

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Adam Ellis of Lakeside Hammers was back to his best with a paid 10 points in the 46-44 win at Wolverhampton Wolves. Pic: Rob Newell/TGSPHOTO

Lakeside win on the road at Wolverhampton

Elite League: Wolverhampton Wolves 44 Lakeside Hammers 46

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