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Dan Gurney: Pioneering F1 driver dies aged 86

Dan Gurney, one of the greatest Formula 1 drivers of the 1960s and a towering figure in motorsport, has died aged 86. The American was the first to spray champagne on the podium, and the first to wear a full-face ...

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Dan Gurney: Pioneering F1 driver dies aged 86

Dan Gurney, one of the greatest Formula 1 drivers of the 1960s and a towering figure in motorsport, has died aged 86. The American was the first to spray champagne on the podium, and the first to wear a full-face ...

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Cyrille Regis: Ex-West Brom and England forward dies aged 59

Media playback is not supported on this device Cyrille Regis, the former West Brom and England forward, has died aged 59. He scored 112 goals in 297 appearances for the Baggies before joining Coventry City for £250,000 in 1984. He ...

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Tommy Lawrence: former Liverpool and Tranmere goalkeeper dies

Media playback is not supported on this device Former Liverpool goalkeeper Tommy Lawrence has died, the club have confirmed. The 77-year-old Scotsman was Bill Shankly’s first-choice keeper during the 1960s. He only missed four league matches in six seasons as ...

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Tommy Lawrence: former Liverpool and Tranmere goalkeeper dies

Media playback is not supported on this device Former Liverpool goalkeeper Tommy Lawrence has died, the club have confirmed. The 77-year-old Scotsman was Bill Shankly’s first-choice keeper during the 1960s. He only missed four league matches in six seasons as ...

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Sharon Laws: Former cyclist dies after being diagnosed with cervical cancer

Former Team GB cyclist Sharon Laws has died at the age of 43. Laws started six months of chemotherapy in October 2016 shortly after learning she had cervical cancer. The Kenya-born cyclist, a former British champion in time trial, road ...

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Peter Walwyn: Former champion trainer dies at 84

Former champion trainer Peter Walwyn has died at the age of 84. Walwyn enjoyed success with Grundy, which won the Derby at Epsom in 1975 as well as the Irish Derby and Irish 2000 Guineas. Grundy went on to defeat ...

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Tommy Horton: Former Ryder Cup golfer dies at the age of 76

Former Ryder Cup golfer Tommy Horton has died at the age of 76. Horton, who lived in Jersey, played for Great Britain and Ireland in the 1975 and 1977 Ryder Cups – both of which were won by the United ...

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Jana Novotna: Former Wimbledon champion dies at age of 49

Media playback is not supported on this device Former Wimbledon champion Jana Novotna has died at the age of 49. The Women’s Tennis Association said Novotna, who had cancer, “died peacefully, surrounded by her family”. The Czech player had lost ...

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Mary Reveley: Pioneering former racehorse trainer dies aged 76

Britain’s winning-most female trainer Mary Reveley has died aged 76. The pioneering former flat and jumps trainer, based in North Yorkshire, saddled more than 2,000 winners across her distinguished career. Reveley died of a suspected heart attack at her family’s ...

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