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Former Raiders defenceman Julian Smith (left) celebrates winning the National League cup with Danny Marshall in April 2013 (pic: John Scott)

Former Raider expects tough test

Chieftain Smith ready for first derby of season

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London Raiders defenceman David Oliver (left) celebrates a goal with team-mates against Oxford (pic: John Scott)

Raider Oliver ready for tough weekend

Defenceman relishing renewing rivalries

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London Raiders captain AJ Smith in action against Oxford (pic: John Scott)

Raiders captain on cloud nine

Smith happy with high-scoring win over Oxford

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Tom Davis netted twice in London Raiders win over Oxford (pic; John Scott)

Raiders shoot down Stars

National League: London Raiders 9 Oxford 6

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Olympia HC's women began the new season with a win (pic courtesy of Olympia HC)

Mixed start for Olympia

Handball club split double-header

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London Raiders captain AJ Smith keeps his eye on the puck (pic; John Scott)

Raiders ‘showing their spirit’

London Raiders forward Jacob Ranson is writing a new blog during the 2014/15 season

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Wapping's women began the new season against Old Loughts (pic: Peter Joarder)

Membership boost for Wapping

Hockey club attracts newcomers Back to Hockey

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Wapping's Charlotte Keizer hits out against Old Loughts (pic: Peter Joarder)

Dogged debut for Wapping women

Premier Division bow ends in brave defeat

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London Raiders captain AJ Smith netted twice in the win at Solent (pic: John Scott)

Smith delighted to see Raiders rally

Captain reflects on victory at Solent

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Raiders forward Jakub Klima on the rush (pic: John Scott)

Raiders rebound on coast

National League: Solent 1 London Raiders 4

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A new handball season gets underway at Barking's Sporthouse this weekend

Handball’s back in Barking

Sporthouse to stage season openers

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Raiders forward Jacob Ranson fights for the puck against Bracknell (pic: John Scott)

Small rink, big test for Raiders

London Raiders forward Jacob Ranson is writing a new blog during the 2014/15 season

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Raiders captain AJ Smith looks to make a pass, as Phil Manny looks on (pic: John Scott)

Raiders skipper in Solent warning

Smith expects tough battle on south coast

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JJ Pitchley fights for the puck in front of the Raiders net (pic: John Scott)

Pitchley praise for Raiders

Bracknell forward impressed with old club

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Raiders assistant captain David Oliver (pic: John Scott)

Oliver low after Raiders loss

‘Defeat hard to take’ says defenceman

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New Raiders import Vaclav Drabek netted twice against Bracknell (pic: John Scott)

Raiders stung by late Hornets winner

National League: London Raiders 5 Bracknell 6

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Danny Marshall (left) looks on from the crowd with Michael Gray and Frankie Harvey (pic: John Scott)

Raiders coach relishing return

Marshall to ice against Bracknell after ban

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East London's Sam Cox in racing action (pic: John Goodman)

Cox’s title hopes hit

East London racer slips down standings

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Raiders Jacob Ranson

Ranson relishing Raiders practice

Forward focused on gaining full fitness

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Diabetic cyclists will race to Tower Hill on September 14

Diabetics cycle to Tower Hill to show condition doesn’t slow them down

Diabetic cyclists will race through the borough next week as part of a Tour of Britain to show their condition need not slow them down.

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New Raiders captain AJ Smith has a word with the officials (pic: John Scott)

Raiders captain excited by winning start

Smith: So many positives to take from game

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Raiders duo David Oliver and Vaclav Drabek discuss their win over Cardiff

Oliver delighted to open Raiders account

Defenceman strikes first blow in new season

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Raiders up and running with a win

National League: London Raiders 6 Cardiff 4

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London Raiders player-coach Danny Marshall has made AJ Smith his captain for the 2014/15 season (pic: John Scott)

Raiders ready for new campaign

Player-coach Marshall backs new squad to do well

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London Raiders have unveiled their new-look jerseys for the 2014/15 season

Raiders reveal full roster

New faces added to Marshall’s line-up

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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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Raiders player-coach Danny Marshall (left) is delighted to have goalie Michael Gray back between the pipes (pic: John Scott)

Raiders ready to reveal full hand

Marshall nets Gray before Meet the Players event

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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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Jacob Ranson (left) shares a joke with Dan Peters on the Raiders bench last season (pic: John Scott)

Emotional rollercoaster for Raider Ranson

Young forward reflects on frantic fortnight

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Dan Peters in action for London Raiders during the 2013/14 season (pic: John Scott)

Three more for Raiders

Marshall reveals latest player news

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Raiders player-coach Danny Marshall (left) and AJ Smith celebrate a goal with Jakub Klima last season (pic: John Scott)

Relief for Raiders coach

Marshall pays tribute as club fights on

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London Raiders players celebrate a goal during the 2013/14 season at Lee Valley (pic: John Scott)

Raiders rescue deal ‘agreed’

Club confirm future after council help

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Lee Valley Lions are staging a special match to mark their 30th anniversary (pic courtesy of leevalleylions.co.uk)

Lions to take on legends

Lee Valley mark 30 years of ice hockey

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East London's Sam Cox in racing action (pic: John Goodman)

There’s double delight for Sam with a Thruxton weekend to remember

There’s double delight for Sam with a Thruxton weekend to remember

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Raiders player-coach Danny Marshall has been left stunned by the sudden death of manager and long-time supporter Mick Cahill (pic; John Scott)

Marshall stunned by Raiders loss

Player-coach hoping to keep team on ice

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Pictured from left to right, are Chantel, Yasmin, Amy, Sophie, Stephanie, Jessica, Ciera and Jade, who collectively form the Midnight Heat.

Come and enjoy the hockey fun and be a film extra too!

Wapping Hockey Club introduce new cheerleaders at Club Day

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Mick Cahill and Raiders owner Ollie Oliver share a joke at the end of season awards night in April 2013

Raiders need rescue package

Owner Oliver decides to step down

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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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George Groves beat Christopher Rebrasse on points at the SSE Arena in Wembley

George Groves targeting world title fight with Anthony Dirrell

EXCLUSIVE: George Groves is targeting a world title fight with American star Anthony Dirrell after making a winning return to the ring at the SSE Arena in Wembley on Saturday night.

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Middlesex's Chris Rogers hits out

Middlesex secure Division One survival and send Lancashire down

Lancashire ran out of time to stave off relegation, and return to Division Two of the LV= County Championship after their Old Trafford shoot-out with Middlesex ended in a stalemate.

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Saracens' Owen Farrell (Photo by Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

Mark McCall gives Owen Farrell injury update after Saracens crush Sale

Saracens delivered a positive update on Owen Farrell after the England fly-half missed Saturday’s 40-19 Aviva Premiership victory over Sale with a thigh strain.

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Former Raiders defenceman Julian Smith (left) celebrates winning the National League cup with Danny Marshall in April 2013 (pic: John Scott)

Former Raider expects tough test

Chieftain Smith ready for first derby of season

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Rum, rum and more rum at RumFest 2014!

Win tickets to RumFest 2014

Fans of rum can rejoice as The RumFest will be returning to London, 11th - 12th October, turning the Earl’s Court ILEC Centre into a tropical paradise island showcasing the most exciting rums on the market.

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