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Great North Run – Brendan Foster's buddy, fitness to save sight & 10 steps to finish

There are as many reasons to take part in the Great North Run as there are competitors, and so many are worthy of a mention. Sunday’s race features runners of all ages, abilities and backgrounds, and here are three that ...

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Chris Froome's Team Sky finish fourth on Vuelta a Espana time trial

Chris Froome’s Team Sky finished fourth on the first stage of the Vuelta a Espana, as BMC Racing won the team time trial in Nimes, France. Team Sky were nine seconds off the pace, with Quick-Step Floors and Team Sunweb ...

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RideLondon-Surrey Classic: Alexander Kristoff wins in sprint finish

Media playback is not supported on this device Alexander Kristoff surged clear of his rivals to win the RideLondon-Surrey Classic in a bunch sprint finish. The Norwegian, 30, kicked away with 200m to go on the Mall and held off ...

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Kinghorn wins second gold as GB finish on 39 medals

Sammi Kinghorn won gold on the final day of the World Para-athletics Championships as Britain finished with their best medals tally for 19 years. T53 wheelchair racer Kinghorn completed a golden double with victory in the 100m, having already won ...

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Track Cycling World Championships: Elinor Barker wins silver in dramatic finish

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Britain’s Elinor Barker was pipped to gold at the Track Cycling World Championships as Italy’s Rachele Barbieri won the women’s scratch race. BBC Sport – Cycling

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Watch: Jockey loses race after finish line mistake

Amateur jockey James Ridley, riding Lookslikerainted, slows down and loses his lead in the final stages of the Hunters’ Chase at Newbury after mistakenly thinking he had already crossed the finish line, allowing two horses to pass. He has now ...

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James Ridley: Lookslikerainted jockey banned after Newbury finish line blunder

Media playback is not supported on this device An amateur jockey who slowed down and lost his lead in the final stages of a race has been banned for 28 days. James Ridley, riding Lookslikerainted, appeared to mistakenly think he ...

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Volta a Catalunya: Davide Cimolai wins opening stage in sprint finish

Italian rider Davide Cimolai claimed a narrow victory in a sprint finish on the opening stage of the Volta a Catalunya in Spain. The FDJ rider edged out Frenchman Nacer Bouhanni, of Team Cofidis, at the end of Monday’s 179km ...

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Watch: Miller wins 400m in thrilling finish

Media playback is not supported on this device Olympic Games on the BBC Hosts: Rio de Janeiro Dates: 5-21 August Rio time: BST -4 Coverage: Watch on BBC One, BBC Two, BBC Four, Red Button and up to 24 HD ...

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Where will your Premier League club finish?

It is the most difficult task of the season – trying to predict who will finish where in the Premier League. Last term I was only 19 places out with my prediction for champions Leicester City, although I suspect I ...

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