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Cycle to Work Day: 'It's faster than getting the bus'

Cycling to work can cut the risk of both cancer and heart disease, according to researchers from Glasgow University. The scientists also found that cycling to work took very little willpower, once it became part of a daily routine. So, ...

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McIlroy at lowest world ranking for more than three years

Rory McIlroy will enter next week’s BMW Championship play-offs event in the US at his lowest world ranking for more than three years. The four-time major winner has slipped from fourth to sixth in the rankings after missing the cut ...

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Doping: More than 30% of athletes at 2011 Worlds admit to doping

More than 30% of athletes competing at the 2011 World Championships admitted to using banned substances during their careers, according to a World Anti-Doping Agency-commissioned study. The figure was even higher, at 45%, when athletes at the 2011 Pan-Arab Games ...

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'There is more to life than medals' – Peaty on changing lives in Zambia

Media playback is not supported on this device On ground marked by death, in a desperately deprived community in the heart of Zambia’s capital city, Adam Peaty has been busy building a legacy outside the swimming pool. Almost five years ...

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The Open 2017: Jordan Spieth will enjoy Birkdale win more than any other

Media playback is not supported on this device Final leaderboard -12 Spieth (US); -9 Kuchar (US); -6 Li (Chn); -5 McIlroy (NI), Cabrera-Bello (Spa) Selected: -4 Southgate (Eng), Grace (SA), Koepka (US); -3 Casey (Eng), Stenson (Swe); -2 Wood (Eng), ...

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I'll run faster than Bolt, says Paralympian Malone

Double Paralympic champion Liam Malone says he will use technology to run faster than Olympic legend Usain Bolt within the next three years. Double-leg amputee Malone won gold in the T44 200m and 400m at Rio 2016. Jamaican sprinter Bolt, ...

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The Open 2017: Rory McIlroy wants to win 'more than four majors' in next 10 years

Media playback is not supported on this device 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 ...

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Senna gift more special than trophies, says 'honoured' Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton says being presented with one of Ayrton Senna’s helmets for equalling the Brazilian’s pole record means more to him than any trophy. Senna’s family sent a helmet used by the three-time champion in 1987 to give to Hamilton ...

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'I prefer to be here than in a supermarket in my home town': Alonso denies quit claims

Two-time world champion Fernando Alonso has rejected claims he could walk away from McLaren-Honda during this season. Honda’s new engine is less powerful and less reliable than last year’s and McLaren are struggling towards the back of the field as ...

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Lewis Hamilton: I'm not driving any better than earlier this year

Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton says his recent form is down to him having no car problems rather than performing better than earlier in the season. He has won five of the last six races to turn a 43-point deficit to team-mate ...

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