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Mark Selby misses out on the Triple Crown after World Snooker Championship exit

Four out of the eight second round matches of the World Snooker Championship in Sheffield have come to an end and there has already been one big shock – that of the exit of world number one Mark Selby. The … Continue reading

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Results 14/3/2013: Chelsea, Newcastle and Tottenham all sneak into Europa League quarter-finals

Despite a wide range of results from the English sides left in Europe’s second-tier continental competition, Chelsea, Newcastle United and Tottenham Hotspur all made it into the draw for the Europa League’s last eight. Chelsea’s fate was uncertain for a … Continue reading

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News 14/1/13 – Graeme Dott edges the battle of the Scots

Graeme Dott and John Higgins were the latest pair to qualify for the quarter-finals of the Betfair Masters. In the all-Scottish clash, Dott scraped through against Stephen Maguire with a score of six sets to five. It was a topsy-turvy … Continue reading

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News 10/1/13 – Tony O’Shea faces rematch with Wesley Harms

Tony O’Shea and Wesley Harms will meet in the BDO World Championship semi-finals for the second successive year. O’Shea saw off 16th seeded Darryl Fitton five sets to three to book his place in the final four. Robbie Green, who … Continue reading

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News 9/1/2013 – Young tennis stars progress towards the Australian Open

James Ward and Jamie Baker, the two men hoping to gain a place at the first Grand Slam event of the year, have won their first qualifying rounds in Australia. Ward breezed past Serbian opponent Boris Pashanski in straight sets, … Continue reading

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News 8/1/13 – Bradford shock Aston Villa in the League Cup

Bradford City edged closer to an amazing appearance in the Capital One Cup Final by breezing past Aston Villa in the first of their two-legged semi-final. Ignoring the fact they currently lie 60 places below the struggling Villa, Bradford terrorised … Continue reading

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News 7/1/2013 – Sir Chris Hoy and Jason Kenny dominate in Rotterdam

Back for another brief outing, Sport Britain takes a look at the best results from yesterday and reminds this fine world what a strong country Great Britain is. Of course, there’s also a few crushing losses, but you can’t win … Continue reading

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Judd Trump slumps out in the first round of the UK Championship

When world number one Judd Trump declared “I want to destroy my opponent, I want to ruin them for the rest of the season”, you know you’re in for either a masterclass of a tournament or a misguided attempt at … Continue reading

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Jonny Brownlee usurps his older brother with a Triathlon Grand Final win

Saturday 20/10/2012 Results Triathlon: Barfoot & Thompson World Triathlon Grand Final Elite Men Jonny Brownlee – 2:00:31, 2nd place David McNamee – 2:02:06, 10th place Aaron Harris – 2:06:31, 28th place Mark Buckingham – 2:07:25, 29th place Adam Bowden – … Continue reading

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Results: 6-9 September 2012, over twenty sports, over fifty competitions

This Weekend’s Top Performers As I wasn’t here for the entire weekend, I’m turning the usual “top 5” into a top ten. See if you agree, pop pickers! * David Weir – another two medals, culminating in the marathon. He … Continue reading

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