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Goodwood: British Horseracing Authority says violence 'casts sport in a poor light'

Violent brawls at Goodwood racecourse on Saturday “casts the sport in a poor light”, horse racing chiefs have said. Around 50 people were involved in “multiple altercations” that left four people seriously injured. The British Horseracing Authority (BHA) and Racecourse ...

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Lawn Tennis Association wants to double number of British female coaches

The Lawn Tennis Association says it wants to double the number of female tennis coaches in Britain to 1,600 in the next five years. The LTA, the governing body in Britain, outlined the plans at its Women’s Coach Conference in ...

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Watch: Farah breaks British record in elite men's race

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Watch as Mo Farah crosses the line to finish third and set a new British record time in the elite men’s race. BBC Sport – Athletics

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Farah breaks British record as he finishes third at London Marathon

Media playback is not supported on this device Britain’s Mo Farah finished third at the London Marathon in a new British record as Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge won the race for a third time. Farah kept pace with the leaders for ...

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Kyle Edmund: British number one beaten by Pablo Andujar in Marrakesh final

British number one Kyle Edmund lost his maiden ATP Tour final as he was beaten by Spain’s Pablo Andujar at the Grand Prix Hassan II in Marrakesh. Andujar, 32, a two-time former champion who has fallen to 355th in the ...

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Kyle Edmund: British number one into Marrakesh quarter-finals

British number one Kyle Edmund’s start to the clay-court season continued with a 6-2 6-4 victory over Moldova’s Radu Albot in the Grand Prix Hassan II. World number 26 and second seed Edmund, 23, won in an hour and a ...

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Kyle Edmund: British number one wins in 16 minutes as Jiri Vesely retires hurt

British number one Kyle Edmund’s first match of the clay-court season lasted only 16 minutes as Jiri Vesely retired. World number 26 Edmund, 23, was leading 5-0 in the first set of the first-round match in the Grand Prix Hassan ...

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Bosworth wins silver with British record in 20km race walk

Media playback is not supported on this device England’s Tom Bosworth won silver in the men’s 20km race walk at the Commonwealth Games, as Wales’ Bethan Davies won bronze in the women’s event. Bosworth, who was disqualified at last year’s ...

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Billy Monger: Double amputee hails 'surreal' podium finish on British F3 debut

Media playback is not supported on this device Double amputee Billy Monger says his third-place finish in the opening race of the British F3 championship at Oulton Park was “surreal”. The 18-year-old had both his legs amputated after a crash ...

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No British referees chosen for World Cup for first time in 80 years

There will be no British referee at the World Cup this summer for the first time since 1938. Fifa has chosen 36 officials for the tournament in Russia but none from England, Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland. Mark Clattenburg was ...

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