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Our Duke: 2017 Irish Grand National winner dies after heart attack

Last year’s Irish Grand National winner Our Duke has died of a heart attack aged eight, his trainer Jessica Harrington has confirmed. The horse won six races in his career but was pulled up when second favourite in last month’s ...

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'It was important to come and walk the grounds' – Rose aims to put 2017 loss behind him

2018 Masters Venue: Augusta National Dates: 5-8 April Coverage: Watch highlights of the first two days before live coverage of the weekend’s action on BBC Two and up to four live streams online. Listen on BBC Radio 5 live and ...

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ANA Inspiration: Lexi Thompson 'still having nightmares' over 2017 event

Media playback is not supported on this device World number two Lexi Thompson says she still has nightmares about the four-stroke penalty which cost her victory at last year’s ANA Inspiration. The American was left in tears after being handed ...

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ANA Inspiration: Lexi Thompson 'still having nightmares' over 2017 event

Media playback is not supported on this device World number two Lexi Thompson says she still has nightmares about the four-stroke penalty which cost her victory at last year’s ANA Inspiration. The American was left in tears after being handed ...

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Cheltenham Gold Cup: 2017 winner Sizing John out of 2018 race

The 2017 Cheltenham Gold Cup winner Sizing John has been ruled out of this year’s race because of injury. Trainer Jessica Harrington said the horse has suffered a hairline fracture, eight days before the race on Friday, 16 March. The ...

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Masters final highlights 2017: Ronnie O'Sullivan beats Joe Perry 10-7

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Ronnie O’Sullivan fights back from three frames down to beat Joe Perry 10-7 and win a record seventh Masters title at London’s Alexandra Palace. BBC Sport – Snooker

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Breaking records, brilliant corners & veganism – Hamilton on 2017 changes

Media playback is not supported on this device Lewis Hamilton carved a special place in Formula 1 history this season with his fourth world title and a new all-time record for pole positions. In what was arguably the best season ...

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Did F1 get better in 2017? – Jack Nicholls' verdict on the year's Formula 1 action

[unable to retrieve full-text content] BBC Radio 5 live F1 commentator Jack Nicholls gives his verdict on the 2017 season’s F1 action. BBC Sport – Formula 1

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Welsh Grand National: Weather puts 2017 race in doubt

The 2017 Welsh Grand National may be postponed until January 2018 because of the racing conditions at Chepstow Racecourse. It is scheduled to be run on Wednesday, 27 December, but there will be an inspection at 07:30 GMT that day ...

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Premier League team of 2017: Who makes your best XI?

They have scored 37 Premier League goals between them this year – but do Harry Kane, Romelu Lukaku and Sergio Aguero all make it into your team of 2017? Or are you looking elsewhere, at the likes of Zlatan Ibrahimovic, ...

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