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British Cycling chief: Chris Froome case is a 'blow'

British Cycling chief executive Julie Harrington tells BBC sports editor Dan Roan that Chris Froome’s “adverse” drugs test at the Vuelta a Espana has been “a blow reputationally to British Cycling and to the rider himself at a challenging time”. ...

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Commonwealth Games: Chris Walker-Hebborn left out of England swimming squad

Defending 100m backstroke champion Chris Walker-Hebborn has been left out of England’s swimming squad for April’s Gold Coast Commonwealth Games. Walker-Hebborn missed out on automatic selection in October and did not do enough at December’s second trials. James Wilby – ...

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Scottish athlete Chris Bennett will not repeat Glasgow 2014 mistakes

Hammer thrower Chris Bennett says he has learned from the mistakes he made at Glasgow 2014 as he targets a medal at the 2018 Commonwealth Games. The Scot, 28, finished last in the final at Glasgow 2014, describing the event ...

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Tiger Woods splits with swing coach Chris Como

Former world number one Tiger Woods has split with swing coach Chris Como after three years together. The American 14-time major winner, who had back surgery in April, said he will work alone in 2018. “Since my fusion surgery I’ve ...

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Chris Froome: Team Sky rider says legacy will not be tainted by 'adverse' drugs test

Media playback is not supported on this device Four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome says his legacy will not be tainted after returning an “adverse” drugs test at the Vuelta a Espana. The Team Sky rider, 32, had double ...

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Chris Froome: UCI 'right' to ask questions over adverse test result

Chris Froome is facing questions after returning an “adverse” drugs test at the Vuelta a Espana. The Team Sky rider had double the allowed level of legal asthma drug Salbutamol in his urine. Cycling’s world governing body the UCI wants ...

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Chris Froome to race in Giro d'Italia 2018 as he eyes 'new motivation'

Britain’s Chris Froome will race in the 2018 Giro d’Italia as he attempts to win a third Grand Tour in a row. The 32-year-old Team Sky rider won his fourth Tour de France title in July and his first Vuelta ...

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Chris Froome strays on to Nico Rosberg’s patch in Monaco

Watch 2016 F1 world champion Nico Rosberg and four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome take a ride around the Monaco Grand Prix circuit. The pair, who both live in the principality, met up during a documentary on what Rosberg ...

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Chris Coleman leaves Wales role for Sunderland job

Chris Coleman has left his job as Wales manager to take over at Championship club Sunderland. Coleman will succeed Simon Grayson, who was sacked after 18 games in charge. The Football Association of Wales (FAW) confirmed: “Regretfully, Chris Coleman has ...

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Ashes 2017-18: Chris Woakes and Craig Overton put England on top

Tour match, Adelaide (day three of four): England 293 & 207 (67.4 overs): Bairstow 61*, Stoneman 51, Milenko 5-34 Cricket Australia XI 233-9 dec & 70-7 (33 overs): Woakes 4-17, Overton 2-10 Cricket Australia XI chasing 268 to win Scorecard ...

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