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London 2012 gold medallist Rutherford to retire at end of season

Media playback is not supported on this device Greg Rutherford, who won long jump gold at the London 2012 Olympics, will retire at the end of the season. Rutherford, 31, went on to claim bronze at the Rio Games in ...

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Gold Cup winner Denman put to sleep aged 18

Cheltenham Gold Cup winner Denman has died at the age of 18, champion trainer Paul Nicholls has said. Denman won the 2008 Gold Cup, beating previous winner and rival Kauto Star by seven lengths, and retired in 2011. The decision ...

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I never wanted bowel condition to be an excuse – Commonwealth gold medallist O'Connor

Commonwealth Games gold medallist Siobhan-Marie O’Connor tells BBC Points West how she deals with having a chronic bowel condition. The 22-year-old was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis six years ago, a condition that undermines the immune system, leading to weight loss ...

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Bellshill beats Djakadam to win Punchestown Gold Cup

Bellshill saw off the challenge of stable companion Djakadam to give trainer Willie Mullins his fourth victory in the Punchestown Gold Cup. Mullins saddled four of the 12 runners, and it was Djakadam (5-1) who led for most of the ...

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Commonwealth Games: England secure gold in the women's 4x100m relay in the Gold Coast

England’s Dina Asher-Smith, Asha Philip, Lorraine Ugan and Bianca Williams win gold in the women’s 4x100m relay final at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games. Follow live video coverage and text updates from day 10 of the Commonwealth Games here. WATCH ...

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Commonwealth Games: England win gold in men's and women's 4x100m relays

Media playback is not supported on this device 2018 Commonwealth Games Venue: Gold Coast, Australia Dates: 4-15 April Coverage: Watch live on BBC TV and Red Button with extra streams on Connected TVs, BBC Sport website and app; listen on ...

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Commonwealth Games: Katarina Johnson-Thompson on brink of heptathlon gold

2018 Commonwealth Games Venue: Gold Coast, Australia Dates: 4-15 April Coverage: Watch live on BBC TV and Red Button with extra streams on Connected TVs, BBC Sport website and app; listen on Radio 5 live; follow text updates online. Times ...

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Commonwealth Games: Caster Semenya wins 1500m gold, Melissa Courtney third

Media playback is not supported on this device 2018 Commonwealth Games Venue: Gold Coast, Australia Dates: 4-15 April Coverage: Watch live on BBC TV and Red Button with extra streams on Connected TVs, BBC Sport website and app; listen on ...

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Commonwealth Games: England's Ben Proud wins 50m freestyle gold

English swimmer Ben Proud successfully defended his 50m freestyle title at the Commonwealth Games on Australia’s Gold Coast. The 23-year-old clocked 21.35 seconds to beat South Africa’s Bradley Tandy and Australia’s Cameron McEvoy, who took silver and bronze respectively. Proud ...

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Scot Stewart wins points race gold, England's Hayter third

Media playback is not supported on this device Scotland’s Mark Stewart won his first Commonwealth Games title with a stunning points race gold as England’s Ethan Hayter took bronze. In the best performance of his career, 22-year-old Stewart gained a ...

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