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Chettle: “Time to get the club back where it belongs.”

Steve Chettle says he is relishing the challenge of getting Ilkeston Town FC back to the higher echelons of non-league football having been installed as the new club’s first ever manager last week.

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Robins owner Hardy wants quick rise through the divisions

Robins owner Hardy wants quick rise through the divisions

Alan Hardy says he is determined to see Ilkeston Town promoted back through the leagues as soon as possible after he completed his purchase of the club last week.

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Philippe Coutinho

RUMOUR MILL: Coutinho not for sale | Lemar to Arsenal | Watford lead race for Valencia defender

The future of Liverpool star Philippe Coutinho remains a hot topic in the press as the new Premier League season edges ever closer.

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Luis Reece guided Derbyshire to another impressive win.

Luis Reece powers Derbyshire to victory over Lancashire Lightning

Luis Reece left his mark on his former county with a T20 best unbeaten 97 from 55 balls as Derbyshire Falcons beat Lancashire Lightning by 35 runs in the NatWest Blast game at Derby.

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RUMOUR MILL: Arsenal ace willing to cut earnings for move, Everton will have to pay £50m to get their man, Chelsea close in on duo

RUMOUR MILL: Arsenal ace willing to cut earnings for move, Everton will have to pay £50m to get their man, Chelsea close in on duo

Here are the stories making today’s back pages.

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Mansfield Town vs Nottingham Forest - Conrad Logan and Hayden White get into a mix up allowingTyler Walker to score - Pic By James Williamson

OPINION: Nottingham Forest are making great strides on and off the pitch

I must confess that the concept of parting with hard earned cash to watch a pre-season friendly gives me about as much enthusiasm as receiving a pair of socks on Christmas morning.

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Bengali Boys, ridden by Barry McHugh and trained by Richard Fahey, storms to an easy victory in the big race of the weekend at rain-soaked Newbury, the Weatherbys Super Sprint for 2yos.

Goodwood and Ascot provide a glorious midsummer feast

It’s hard to be upbeat within racing at present after the tragic death of stalls-handler Stephen Yarborough at Haydock Park.

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Alex Hales punches straight down the ground during the NatWest T20 Blast match between the Outlaws and the Bears at Trent Bridge, Nottingham on 15 May 2015.  Photo: Simon Trafford

WIN tickets to see Notts v Durham in T20 action

Trent Bridge is quickly becoming known as the home of the great entertainers after another exhilarating weekend of cricket.

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All the latest football transfers and rumours

RUMOUR MILL: Neymar and Sanchez staying, but Oxlade-Chamberlain wanted by Chelsea

Neymar is staying at Barcelona and Alexis Sanchez could be staying at Arsenal, according to today’s football transfer rumour-mill.

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Derbyshire Falcons fall short against Birmingham Bears in T20

Birmingham Bears Kiwi stars Colin De Grandhomme and Grant Elliott produced a fine display with the bat and ball respectively, to beat the Derbyshire Falcons by 20 runs, in an entertaining affair at Edgbaston to ignite their Natwest T20 Blast campaign.

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Meet United’s new manager

Meet United’s new manager

New Long Eaton United manager Steve Welsh has established a solid reputation for working with youth teams.

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Mansfield Town vs Nottingham Forest - Conrad Logan and Hayden White get into a mix up allowingTyler Walker to score - Pic By James Williamson

MATCH REPORT: Mansfield Town 0 Nottingham Forest 4

Mansfield Town were beaten 4-0 by Championship neighbours Nottingham Forest, despite another encouraging display.

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Notts Outlaws beat Northants Steelbacks in T20

Notts Outlaws claimed their second NatWest T20 victory in as many days after defeating Northants Steelbacks by 10 wickets under the DLS method at Trent Bridge.

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Mansfield Town vs Nottingham Forest - Danny Rose has a shot - Pic By James Williamson

Mansfield Town ‘lacked cohesion and intensity’ in defeat to Nottingham Forest - Paul Raynor

Assistant manager Paul Raynor says he is disappointed with the manner of Mansfield Town’s 4-0 defeat at home to Nottingham Forest.

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Mansfield Town FC

MATCH DAY LIVE: Mansfield Town v Nottingham Forest

Mansfield Town welcome Championship neighbours Nottingham Forest to the One Call Stadium this afternoon for a pre-season fixture with an edge to it.

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Wessels hundred helps Notts beat Derbyshire in T20 nailbitter

A stunning century from Riki Wessels helped Notts Outlaws get their NatWest T20 Blast campaign up and running with a narrow 6-run victory over Derbyshire Falcons at Trent Bridge.

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2002 Stags v Forest pre-season Liam Lawrence

Retro: Mansfield Town v Nottingham Forest, July 2002

Championship neighbours Nottingham Forest return to the One Call Stadium this Saturday for their first pre-season friendly there in four years.

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WIN MMA big fight tickets to see ACB 65 debut at Sheffield Arena on Saturday, July 22.

WIN: Big fight tickets to see ACB 65 Mixed Martial Arts debut at Sheffield Arena on Saturday

Cage fighting superstar Conor McGregor's forthcoming square up with boxing legend Floyd Mayweather has created a huge interest in Mixed Martial Arts, on MMA - and we're giving you the chance to see what all the fuss is about for FREE!
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Youngsters given chance to try new sports at festival

Youngsters given chance to try new sports at festival

Fencing, howler javelin, sprinting and boccia were some of the activities pupils experienced at a multi-sports event organised by Erewash School Sport Partnership.

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Ian Deakin

Deakin excited to be part of new era in Ilkeston football

Ian Deakin says he’s excited by the challenge of bringing smiles back to the faces of Ilkeston football fans as a new era begins at the New Manor Ground.

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