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Champion Selby & O'Sullivan learn opponents at Worlds

2018 World Championship Venue: Crucible Theatre, Sheffield Dates: 21 April – 7 May Coverage: Watch live across BBC One, BBC Two, BBC Red Button, Connected TV, the BBC Sport website and mobile app. Full coverage details Five-time winner and favourite ...

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Women's world champion On Yee knocked out in qualifying

Women’s world champion Ng On Yee was knocked out by Matthew Selt on the opening day of qualifying for the World Championships. Englishman Selt, the world number 57, opened up an eight-frame lead before winning 10-1 as Hong Kong’s On ...

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Paris-Roubaix: World champion Peter Sagan wins first title

World champion Peter Sagan won his first Paris-Roubaix title in a sprint finish against Silvan Dillier. Sagan, 28, made the decisive move with 54km of the 257km one-day classic to go, leaving the peloton behind to join a breakaway group ...

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China Open 2018: Defending champion Mark Selby through to final against Barry Hawkins

Defending champion Mark Selby beat Kyren Wilson at the China Open to set up a final against Barry Hawkins. Leicester’s Selby was tied 8-8 at one stage in his semi-final with Wilson, but won the final two frames to progress ...

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Champion Garcia takes 13 at the 15th – equalling worst hole in Masters history

2018 Masters Venue: Augusta National Dates: 5-8 April Coverage: Watch highlights of the first two days before live and uninterrupted coverage of the weekend’s action on BBC Two and up to four live streams online. Listen on BBC Radio 5 ...

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Pat Smullen: Irish champion jockey faces treatment for tumour

Nine-time Irish champion jockey Pat Smullen is being treated for a tumour and faces a lengthy spell out of racing. Smullen, who won the 2016 Epsom Derby on Harzand, missed the start of the Flat turf season at the weekend. ...

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Defending champion Konta loses to Williams at Miami Open

British number one Johanna Konta has been knocked out of the Miami Open in the fourth round by three-time champion Venus Williams. Defending champion Konta, ranked 14th in the world, won the first set but eventually lost 5-7 6-1 6-2. ...

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Lewis Hamilton: Formula 1 'barely has any diversity' says British world champion

Four-time world champion Lewis Hamilton says “nothing has changed in 11 years” as he highlighted what he says is a lack of racial diversity in Formula 1. In an Instagram post, Hamilton panned around the paddock at the season-opening Australian ...

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'He's a superstar' – Altior wins thrilling Champion Chase

Altior powered to a brilliant win in the Queen Mother Champion Chase on a dramatic day at the Cheltenham Festival. The evens favourite, ridden by Nico de Boinville, shrugged off a late fitness scare to provide another big victory for ...

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Cheltenham Festival 2018: Altior fit to run in Queen Mother Champion Chase

Cheltenham Festival Venue: Cheltenham Racecourse Date: 13-16 March Coverage: Full coverage on BBC Radio 5 live; continued on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra; live text updates on BBC Sport website Altior has been given the go-ahead to run in ...

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