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Mourinho on transfer concerns, defeat which gave 'nothing' & waste of fans' money

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has said he hopes one target from the list of five options he gave the club will arrive before the 9 August transfer deadline. Mourinho made the comment during a tetchy 10-minute post-match news conference ...

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Sprinters set to donate prize money to injured Vogel

Winners at this weekend’s Sprint Grand Prix in Cottbus, Germany, have been asked to donate their prize money to Germany’s injured double Olympic champion Kristina Vogel. Vogel, 27, is in a stable condition after suffering a “serious spinal injury” while ...

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Fan stories: 'I quit my job and spent all my money to be in Russia'

2018 Fifa World Cup: France v Peru Venue: Central Stadium Date: Thursday, 21 June Time: 16:00 BST Live: Listen on BBC Radio 5 live; text commentary on the BBC Sport website The incredible Peru fans. Some have given up their ...

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Women's Tour: Hannah Barnes praises organisers after increase in prize money

Britain’s Hannah Barnes believes other cycling events can learn from how the Women’s Tour champions equality with its men’s version, the Tour of Britain. This year the Women’s Tour has more than doubled its prize fund to match the sums ...

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'I thought drug testers wanted money for tea or fuel'

Media playback is not supported on this device Three-time world champion Asbel Kiprop said he paid drugs testers because he “thought they wanted the money for fuel or tea”. Kiprop, who won 1500m gold at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing, ...

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French Open 2018: First open winner Nancy Richey on prize money & Paris riots 50 years ago

2018 French Open Venue: Roland Garros, Paris Dates: 27 May-10 June Coverage: Daily live radio and text commentaries on BBC Radio 5 live and the BBC Sport website When Nancy Richey won the 1968 French Open, she never got the ...

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'No excuses' for anything other than equal prize money – Deignan

There can be “no excuses” for anything other than equal prize money and coverage for women’s cycling, says Great Britian’s Lizzie Deignan. The 29-year-old, world road race champion in 2015 and an Olympic silver medallist in 2012, said the success ...

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'No excuses' for anything other than equal prize money – Deignan

There can be “no excuses” for anything other than equal prize money and coverage for women’s cycling, says Great Britian’s Lizzie Deignan. The 29-year-old, world road race champion in 2015 and an Olympic silver medallist in 2012, said the success ...

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Prize money for Women's Tour in Britain increased to match men's

The prize money for this year’s Women’s Tour in Britain has been increased by 55,000 euro (£49,107), making it identical to the equivalent men’s Tour. The prize fund for the five-day route now stands at 90,000 euro (£80,355). The 13-17 ...

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Silk Series: Horse racing's women-only series to increase prize money

Horse racing’s Silk Series – open exclusively to women jockeys – is expanding to four more racecourses with prize money increased by 50%. The series began in 2017 as a way for female riders – who have frequently complained of ...

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