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Geraint Thomas says Criterium du Dauphine was 'biggest' road win of his career

Geraint Thomas says winning the 2018 Criterium du Dauphine is the finest result of his career on the road. The Welshman, 32, is a double Olympic champion on the track and won stage one of the 2017 Tour de France, ...

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Tearful Iniesta ends Barcelona career with win over Real Sociedad

Andres Iniesta capped his stellar career at Barcelona with victory over Real Sociedad in his final game. The Spain midfielder, 34, is leaving the La Liga champions at the end of the season after winning 22 major titles in 16 ...

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McIlroy confident of career Grand Slam after fading at Augusta

Media playback is not supported on this device Masters final leaderboard -15 P Reed (US); -14 R Fowler (US); -13 J Spieth (US); -11 J Rahm (Sp); -9 C Smith (Aus), B Watson (US), H Stenson (Swe), R McIlroy (NI); ...

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McIlroy confident of career Grand Slam after fading at Augusta

Media playback is not supported on this device Masters final leaderboard -15 P Reed (US); -14 R Fowler (US); -13 J Spieth (US); -11 J Rahm (Sp); -9 C Smith (Aus), B Watson (US), H Stenson (Swe), R McIlroy (NI); ...

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Celtic captain Brown ends Scotland career for a second time

Celtic captain Scott Brown has announced his retirement from international football with Scotland – for a second time. The 32-year-old, who earned 55 caps, had initially announced he was ending his Scotland career in August 2016. He overturned that decision ...

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Weight issues limited career, says legend McCoy

Twenty-time champion jockey AP McCoy believes his career could have been extended had he been given better support to manage his weight healthily. McCoy, who retired in 2015, told the BBC he had done “everything you probably shouldn’t do” while ...

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Jockey George Chaloner: Ascot glory at 22, retired at 25 – how falls and PTSD ended a career

Jockey George Chaloner was on a path to the top following a big race win in front of 70,000 people at Royal Ascot in 2014. But two serious falls left him suffering from flashbacks and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and ...

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Jockey George Chaloner: Ascot glory at 22, retired at 25 – how falls and PTSD ended a career

Jockey George Chaloner was on a path to the top following a big race win in front of 70,000 people at Royal Ascot in 2014. But two serious falls left him suffering from flashbacks and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and ...

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Michael Phelps: Olympic great 'considered suicide' at height of career

Michael Phelps says he considered taking his own life on numerous occasions at the height of his career. Phelps – the most decorated Olympian of all time with 23 gold medals – first contemplated suicide after the Athens 2004 Olympics. ...

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Luke Rowe: Cyclist returns but knows another injury could end his career

Media playback is not supported on this device Welsh cyclist Luke Rowe is back in training four months after a career-threatening injury. The 27-year-old suffered multiple fractures in his right leg in August while white-water rafting on his brother’s stag ...

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