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Lapthorne reaches British Open quad singles final

British wheelchair tennis player Andy Lapthorne secured a spot in another quad singles final at the British Open after a straight sets win. The world number three defeated Japan’s Koji Sugeno 6-3 6-2 and will face world number one David ...

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'I thought I was going to die' – British champion Dobbin on seizure that left her unable to walk or talk

Media playback is not supported on this device “Slowly, the light started to go out. I remember thinking ‘I’m going to die’, so I just wanted to let it happen.” As a teenager, Beth Dobbin suffered an epileptic seizure so ...

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Lewis Hamilton says comment about Kimi Raikkonen after British GP was 'dumb'

Lewis Hamilton says he was “dumb” to imply Ferrari’s Kimi Raikkonen might have deliberately collided with him at the start of the British Grand Prix. Hamilton had referred to “interesting tactics” immediately after the race, in which Raikkonen hit the ...

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Vettel wins British GP as Hamilton fights back after collision

Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel passed the Mercedes of Valtteri Bottas to win a British Grand Prix full of action as Lewis Hamilton fought up from the back of the field to take second. Hamilton drove superbly to recover from a first-lap ...

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British GP: Formula 1 steering wheel examined

[unable to retrieve full-text content] BBC F1’s Jolyon Palmer talks us around a Renault F1 car’s steering wheel, worth tens of thousands of pounds. BBC Sport – Formula 1

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Lewis Hamilton takes British Grand Prix pole

Lewis Hamilton won a thrilling battle for pole position at the British Grand Prix, snatching top spot from title rival Sebastian Vettel on his last lap. The Mercedes driver trailed Vettel by 0.057 seconds after the first top-10 shootout runs ...

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Novak Djokovic beats Kyle Edmund to end British hopes at Wimbledon

Media playback is not supported on this device Wimbledon 2018 on the BBC Venue: All England Club, Wimbledon Dates: 2-15 July Coverage: Watch live on BBC TV, BBC iPlayer, BBC Red Button, Connected TVs and the BBC Sport website and ...

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Vettel fastest in second British GP practice

Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel was a surprise pace-setter ahead of Lewis Hamilton’s Mercedes in second practice at the British Grand Prix. The German was 0.187 seconds clear of Hamilton, whose Mercedes team appeared to be unexpectedly struggling for pace on the ...

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British Grand Prix: Who will top Silverstone podium?

It all looked so simple for Mercedes in Austria. Valtteri Bottas claimed his first pole position of the season in a close fight with team-mate Lewis Hamilton. A front row was locked out, rival Sebastian Vettel had moved down the ...

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British Grand Prix: Can the Silverstone crowd restore Hamilton to greatness?

Can the roar of a crowd carry a competitor over the finish line to victory? It’s an interesting question, one which only a handful of the greatest sportsmen and women can truly answer. Lewis Hamilton has certainly benefited from the ...

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