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Open 2017: Richard Bland hopes return to form will set up run to Royal Birkdale

Richard Bland hopes he has found some timely form ahead of July’s Open at Royal Birkdale after recent struggles. The Southampton-based golfer finished joint second at the BMW International in Munich, having shared the lead with Sergio Garcia after three ...

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Wimbledon 2017: Marcus Willis beats Andrej Martin in first round of qualifying

Wimbledon qualifying Venue: Bank of England Sports Centre, Roehampton Date: 26-29 June Coverage: 11:00-17:00 BST on BBC Red Button and 11:00-19:00 BST on Connected TV and online Britain’s Marcus Willis produced an impressive display to beat Andrej Martin of Slovakia ...

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Open 2017: Harry Ellis takes Royal Birkdale place with Amateur Championship win

Harry Ellis admits he still “feels numb and in shock” after securing his spot at The Open in July by winning the British Amateur Championship. The 21-year-old, from Meon Valley Golf Club, followed in the footsteps of fellow Hampshire golfer ...

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Women's World Cup 2017: New Zealand thrash Sri Lanka in Bristol

[unable to retrieve full-text content] New Zealand thrash Sri Lanka by nine wickets in Bristol on the opening day of the 2017 Women’s World Cup. BBC Sport – Cricket

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Royal Ascot 2017: The Tin Man wins Diamond Jubilee Stakes for Tom Queally

The Tin Man won the Diamond Jubilee Stakes at Royal Ascot for trainer James Fanshawe and jockey Tom Queally. Queally, who guided the legendary Frankel to all 14 of his wins, produced a determined ride on the 9-2 chance. The ...

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Queen's 2017: Marin Cilic and Feliciano Lopez reach Aegon Championships final

Media playback is not supported on this device 2017 Aegon Championships final Venue: Queen’s Club, London Dates: Sunday, 25 June Time: 14:00 BST Coverage: Comprehensive live coverage on BBC One, BBC Two, Red Button, Connected TV and online Spain’s Feliciano ...

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Royal Ascot 2017: Andrea Atzeni had beer thrown at him before race

Royal Ascot 2017 Saturday, 24 June: Final-day coverage on BBC Radio 5 live Races: 14:30-17:35 BST including 16:20 Diamond Jubilee Stakes Jockey Andrea Atzeni says a Royal Ascot racegoer threw a pint of beer at him as he made his ...

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Queen's 2017: Grigor Dimitrov and Marin Cilic through to Aegon Championships semi-finals

Former champion Grigor Dimitrov needed three sets to overcome Daniil Medvedev and reach the Aegon Championships semi-finals at Queen’s Club. The Bulgarian sixth seed led 5-0 after Medvedev injured his shoulder in the warm-up and required treatment. The 21-year-old Russian ...

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National Road Championships 2017: Isle of Man set to stage major cycling event

Hosting the British Cycling National Road Championships can help put the Isle of Man at the forefront of world cycling, the event’s director has said. The biggest date in the British road race calendar will see men’s and women’s champions ...

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Queen's 2017: Marin Cilic and Sam Querrey reach quarter-finals

Media playback is not supported on this device 2017 Aegon Championships Venue: Queen’s Club, London Dates: 19-25 June Coverage: Comprehensive live coverage on BBC One, BBC Two, Red Button, Connected TV and online daily Marin Cilic and Sam Querrey ensured ...

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