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Weekend sporting events will be a boost for local economy

Nottinghamshire Chamber of Commerce says the weekend's sport will be a huge boost for the area's economy.

They believe the cricket at Trent Bridge and Carl Froch's fight at the Capital FM Arena could generate a substantial boost.

The chamber says the fixtures will attract worldwide media attention for cricket and boxing fans, bringing thousands of fans into the city to spend their money in hotels, bars, restaurants and shops.

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