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Ashes: Is cricket the hardest sport to win away from home?

“Attendances in Test cricket are going down because you know who is going to win before you turn up. There has to be jeopardy as to who wins the game. I’m a Newcastle fan and I turn up genuinely thinking ...

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Brisbane International: Nick Kyrgios wins first title on home soil

Australian Nick Kyrgios made the most of his limited opportunities to win his first ATP Tour title on home soil at the Brisbane International. The world number 21 warmed up for his home Grand Slam this month by beating American ...

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Ronnie O'Sullivan's hopes of £1m home nations bonus ended by Belfast loss

Ronnie O’Sullivan’s hopes of winning snooker’s first £1m jackpot were dashed as he exited at the last-32 stage of the Northern Ireland Open in Belfast. Gateshead’s Elliot Slessor, world number 82, was a shock 4-1 winner over the five-time world ...

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'When your spleen is gone, it's gone' – at home with the Walshes

It is a career that has delivered over 2,000 race victories. Now aged 38, Ruby Walsh is an elite jockey who has been at the forefront of his sport for over two decades – and has a particular attitude to ...

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William Buick: Jockey home after fall from Permian at Arlington

William Buick is recovering at home after being injured in a fall from his mount Permian, who was fatally injured in the Secretariat Stakes at Arlington. The jockey was unseated as Dante Stakes and Royal Ascot winner Permian, trained by ...

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Kenedy: Brazilian sent home from pre-season tour after social media row

Chelsea have sent Kenedy home from their pre-season tour following the Brazilian’s social media comments before a match in China. The club had “solemnly and sincerely” apologised after fans accused the 21-year-old of xenophobia and racism over comments made in ...

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Can home players end Birkdale drought? Open challengers from UK and abroad

2017 Open Championship on the BBC Venue: Royal Birkdale Dates: 20-23 July Live: Listen to BBC Radio 5 live commentary and follow text updates – including in-play video clips – on BBC Sport website and mobile app. TV highlights on ...

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Scottish duo head home with Birkdale spots in bag

Dubai Duty Free Irish Open fourth round leaderboard -24 J Rahm (Spa); -18 R Ramsay (Sco), M Southgate (Eng); -17 J Rose (Eng), D Drysdale (Sco), R Fox (NZ), D Im (USA); -16 J Quesne (Fra), B Hebert (Fra); -15 ...

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Champions Trophy: Eoin Morgan says no home advantage for beaten England

Media playback is not supported on this device England captain Eoin Morgan says there was no home advantage after his side were thrashed by Pakistan in the Champions Trophy semi-final in Cardiff. The hosts were dismissed for 211 on a ...

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One-Day Cup: Worcestershire secure a home semi-final with a win over Derbyshire

Royal London One-Day Cup, 3aaa County Ground Derbyshire 209-8 (36 overs): Thakor 60; Barnard 3-37 Worcestershire 218-5 (32 overs): Mitchell 67, Kohler-Cadmore 63; Viljoen 3-55 Worcestershire (2 pts) beat Derbyshire by five wickets (D/L method) Match scorecard Worcestershire secured top ...

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