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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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Hall & Henry challenge at equal prize money event

Britain’s Georgia Hall and Kylie Henry are three shots off the lead after the first round of the Oates Vic Open. The event in Australia, the only one of its kind in the world, sees men and women playing alternate ...

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Hall & Henry challenge at equal prize money event

Britain’s Georgia Hall and Kylie Henry are three shots off the lead after the first round of the Oates Vic Open. The event in Australia, the only one of its kind in the world, sees men and women playing alternate ...

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Roger Federer: Players ready to fight for more prize money

2018 Australian Open Dates:15-28 JanuaryVenue:Melbourne Park Coverage:Watch highlights on BBC Two, the BBC Sport website and app. Live commentary on the best matches on BBC Radio 5 live, 5 live sports extra and online. Roger Federer has called for the ...

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