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Scottish golfers seek to round off 2017 on a high

More than 30 months may have passed since a Scottish player last won a European Tour event, but there are grounds for optimism for the country’s golfers as the season end approaches. Richie Ramsay, who won the Trophee Hassan II ...

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2017 Grand National winner One for Arthur to miss jumps season

The 2017 Grand National winner One For Arthur is to miss the whole of the upcoming jumps season with a leg injury, says trainer Lucinda Russell. He became only the second Scottish-trained winner of the race as he was ridden ...

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European Track Championships 2017: Olympians Katie Archibald and Elinor Barker head British team

Katie Archibald and Elinor Barker are in a British squad containing five Olympic gold medallists for the European Track Championships in Berlin. Rio 2016 team sprint champions Philip Hindes and Callum Skinner, and team pursuit winner Steven Burke are racing. ...

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European Track Championships 2017: Olympians Katie Archibald and Elinor Barker head British team

Katie Archibald and Elinor Barker are in a British squad containing five Olympic gold medallists for the European Track Championships in Berlin. Rio 2016 team sprint champions Philip Hindes and Callum Skinner, and team pursuit winner Steven Burke are racing. ...

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US Open 2017: Sloane Stephens beats Madison Keys to win title

US Open Venue: Flushing Meadows, New York Dates: 28 Aug-10 Sept BBC coverage: Live radio and text commentary. Unseeded Sloane Stephens completed a spectacular return from injury by beating fellow American Madison Keys to win the US Open at Flushing ...

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Tour of Britain 2017: Caleb Ewan reclaims the overall lead with his second stage victory

Australia’s Caleb Ewan reclaimed the overall lead at the Tour of Britain as he sealed his second stage victory of the race so far. In a repeat of stage one’s outcome, Ewan beat Team Dimension Data’s Edvald Boasson Hagen into ...

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Tour of Britain 2017: Elia Viviani wins after Edvald Boasson Hagen is punished

Team Sky’s Elia Viviani won stage two of the Tour of Britain after Edvald Boasson Hagen was stripped of victory in a controversial finish in Blyth. The Norwegian veered to his left in a sprint finish, blocking Viviani’s line. He ...

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US Open 2017: Rafael Nadal to meet Andrey Rublev in quarter-finals

US Open Venue: Flushing Meadows, New York Dates: 28 Aug-10 Sept BBC coverage: Live radio and text commentary on selected matches every day. Russian teenager Andrey Rublev knocked out Belgian ninth seed David Goffin to set up a US Open ...

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Tour of Britain 2017: Caleb Ewan sprints to victory on opening stage

Caleb Ewan sprinted to victory on the opening stage of the 2017 Tour of Britain, taking the overall leader’s green jersey in the process. The 23-year-old Australian Orica-Scott rider just edged out Dimension Data’s Edvald Boasson Hagen on the line, ...

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US Open 2017: Marin Cilic & John Isner go out in the third round

US Open Venue: Flushing Meadows, New York Dates: 28 Aug-10 Sept BBC coverage: Live radio and text commentary on selected matches every day. Former champion Marin Cilic suffered a surprise third-round loss to Argentina’s world number 33 Diego Schwartzman at ...

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