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Curtis Cup: US thrash Great Britain and Ireland 17-3 to reclaim title

United States thrashed Great Britain and Ireland by a record 17-3 scoreline to reclaim the Curtis Cup, in New York. The US entered the final day of singles matches at Quaker Ridge with a 9-3 lead and soon sealed a ...

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Tour of Britain 2018 to start in Carmarthenshire and finish in Newport

The opening stage of the 2018 Tour of Britain will begin in south Wales. Britain’s biggest professional cycle race will see 120 cyclists start in Carmarthenshire and finish in Newport on Sunday, 2 September. Newport last hosted the Tour in ...

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Fed Cup: How karaoke is bringing Great Britain team closer together

Japan v Great Britain – Fed Cup 2018 play-offs Venue: Bourbon Beans Dome, Miki, Japan Dates: 21-22 April Coverage: Live TV streaming on the BBC Sport website and mobile app, Radio 5 live updates, plus live text commentary on 22 ...

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Davis Cup: Great Britain to face Uzbekistan in play-off

Great Britain have been drawn at home to Uzbekistan for their Davis Cup play-off to stay in the World Group in 2019. The tie will take place from 14-16 September with the losers dropping down into the Europe/Africa zonal group. ...

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Prize money for Women's Tour in Britain increased to match men's

The prize money for this year’s Women’s Tour in Britain has been increased by 55,000 euro (£49,107), making it identical to the equivalent men’s Tour. The prize fund for the five-day route now stands at 90,000 euro (£80,355). The 13-17 ...

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Fed Cup: Great Britain to play Japan in World Group II play-off

Great Britain will play Japan in the Fed Cup World Group II play-offs. A win would move Britain into World Group II in 2019, their highest level since 1993, but a loss would return them to next year’s Europe/Africa Zone. ...

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Fed Cup: Great Britain to play Japan in World Group II play-off

Great Britain will play Japan in the Fed Cup World Group II play-offs. A win would move Britain into World Group II in 2019, their highest level since 1993, but a loss would return them to next year’s Europe/Africa Zone. ...

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Ilie Nastase: ITF ban for tirade at Fed Cup tie against Great Britain reduced on appeal

Media playback is not supported on this device Ex-Romania captain Ilie Nastase’s ban for “racially insensitive comments” and “sexual harassment” during a Fed Cup tie has been reduced on appeal but his fine has been doubled. The 71-year-old insulted Britain’s ...

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Bedene to switch from Britain back to Slovenia

Aljaz Bedene is to switch his allegiance back to Slovenia despite becoming a British citizen in 2015. The world number 49 will play for the country of his birth again next year in order to compete at the 2020 Olympics. ...

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Britain top European Cross Country medal table

European Cross Country Championships Watch highlights on Monday at 00:00-01:05 on BBC Two. Great Britain topped the medal table at the European Cross Country Championships in Samorin, Slovakia. The team won five gold and four bronze, two more medals than ...

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