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World Para-athletics Championships: Dubai to host ninth edition in November 2019

Dubai will host the 2019 World Para-athletics Championships, marking the first time the event has taken place in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The ninth edition of the Championships will be staged from 7-15 November. London considered making a bid ...

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BMX World Championships on the BBC: Five reasons to watch

BMX World Championships Venue: Baku, Azerbaijan Date: 9-10 June Coverage: Sunday, 10 June: 17:50-20:40 BST, BBC Red Button, BBC Sport website, BBC Sport app and Connected TV Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan, is hosting BMX’s annual World Championships for the ...

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British Para-swimmer Tom Hamer achieves European Championships qualifying standard

There was relief for Tom Hamer after he achieved the European Championships qualifying standard at the British Para-swimming International Meet. The S14 200m freestyle Commonwealth champion missed the qualifying standard of one minute 57.48 seconds by 1.03secs in the morning ...

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Queen's 2018: Cameron Norrie awarded wildcard at Fever-Tree Championships

British number three Cameron Norrie has been awarded a wildcard into the singles at the Fever-Tree Championships at Queen’s in June. Norrie, 22, is a career-high 102nd in the world rankings and impressed on his Davis Cup debut in February. ...

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Para-cycling Track World Championships: British duo win second gold

Britain’s Sophie Thornhill and Helen Scott claimed their second gold in as many days at the Para-cycling Track World Championships in Brazil. The duo set a new world record en route to winning the time trial on Saturday. And they ...

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World Golf Championships: Rory McIlroy knocked out at group stage

Rory McIlroy’s World Golf Championships came to an early end as the 2015 winner was knocked out at the group stage in Austin. McIlroy had kept alive his hopes with Thursday’s win over Jhonattan Vegas, but a 5&3 defeat by ...

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World Golf Championships: Rory McIlroy knocked out at group stage

Rory McIlroy’s World Golf Championships came to an early end as the 2015 winner was knocked out at the group stage in Austin. McIlroy had kept alive his hopes with Thursday’s win over Jhonattan Vegas, but a 5&3 defeat by ...

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Para-cycling Track World Championships: GB's Jody Cundy & Katie Toft win gold

Jody Cundy and Katie Toft both won gold for Great Britain on the opening day at the Para-cycling Track World Championships in Brazil. Cundy became world champion for the 14th time by winning the men’s C4 1km time trial to ...

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World Golf Championships: Dustin Johnson knocked out with second defeat

World number one Dustin Johnson was knocked out of the World Golf Championships with a game to play after a second straight defeat in Austin. The 33-year-old defending champion followed a first-day loss to Austria’s Bernd Wiesberger with a 4&3 ...

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World Golf Championships: Rory McIlroy loses opening match in Austin

Northern Irishman Rory McIlroy lost his opening match against Peter Uihlein at the World Golf Championships in Austin. The 28-year-old, who won his first tournament in 18 months at the Arnold Palmer Invitational last week, was beaten 2&1 in the ...

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