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Giro d'Italia: Simon Yates keeps lead as Elia Viviani wins sprint finish

Britain’s Simon Yates retained his lead at the Giro d’Italia after a wet sprint finish on stage 17 in Iseo. Italy’s Elia Viviani took his fourth stage victory of the 2018 tour from Ireland’s Sam Bennett in a chaotic final ...

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Rhododendron wins Lockinge Stakes in photo finish

Favourite Rhododendron beat Lightning Spear by a short head to become the first filly since Red Evie in 2007 to win the Group One Lockinge Stakes. It was a thrilling climax, with the Aidan O’Brien-trained four-year-old given the win following ...

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Walscheid wins Tour de Yorkshire sprint finish as Cavendish falters

Mark Cavendish’s challenge once again faltered as Germany’s Max Walscheid won stage three of the Tour de Yorkshire. The Dimension Data rider had targeted the flat finish in Scarborough as one he could potentially win but he was dropped on ...

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Tour de Yorkshire: Magnus Cort Nielsen wins summit finish at Cow and Calf

Magnus Cort Nielsen won the Tour de Yorkshire’s first ever summit finish on Friday as stage two’s race provided another surprise winner. Belgian Greg van Avermaet was among the favourites to win the race to the Cow and Calf rocks ...

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Jordan Spieth: American finds 'spark' after third-place finish at Masters

Three-time major winner Jordan Spieth believes back-to-back third-place finishes can provide a “spark” for another successful season. He says he was in a state of “panic” after missing the cut at the Valspar Championship and failing to get beyond the ...

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MasterChef marathon death: Pledge to finish Matt Campbell's race

Thousands of people have pledged to “finish” the London Marathon in honour of MasterChef contestant Matt Campbell who died 3.7 miles short of the finish. More than £116,000 has so far been donated to the charity the 29-year-old from Kendal ...

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Weir wins eighth London Marathon after sprint finish

Britain’s David Weir won his eighth London Marathon men’s wheelchair title in a thrilling sprint finish. The six-time Paralympic gold medallist won in one hour 31.15 minutes with Switzerland’s Marcel Hug second and American Daniel Romanchuk third. Weir already held ...

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Grand National 2018: Full result, finishers and fallers – where did your horse finish?

Tiger Roll, ridden by Davy Russell, won the 2018 Grand National ahead of Pleasant Company after a photo finish at Aintree. Bless The Wings beat Anibale Fly to finish third, with Milansbar and Road To Riches completing the top six. ...

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Billy Monger: Double amputee hails 'surreal' podium finish on British F3 debut

Media playback is not supported on this device Double amputee Billy Monger says his third-place finish in the opening race of the British F3 championship at Oulton Park was “surreal”. The 18-year-old had both his legs amputated after a crash ...

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LPGA: Laura Davies records best finish in a decade at Founders Cup

LPGA Founders Cup -19 I Park (Kor); -14 M Alex (Can), L Davies (Eng), A Jutanugarn (Tha); -13 I Chun (Kor), M Khang (US) Selected others: -9 JE Shadoff (Eng), B Law (Eng), C Matthew (Sco); -6 C Hull (Eng) ...

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