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Gallery: Competitions Pre-West Ham

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There were competitions and competitiveness on the training ground as the squad ramped up their preparations for Saturday's friendly with West Ham United.

Our photographer captured some of the best moments as the players did their best to get one over on each other.

The Cherries travel to the London Stadium in the Betway Cup for their final match of pre-season, a 3pm kick-off on Saturday with the Hammers.

Click through the arrows in the image gallery above to see the best of the training action.

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