• Reuters6 minutes ago

    Athletics-Ethiopian Bayo banned after attacking coach

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  • Reuters21 minutes ago

    Canoeing-GB coach resigns after sex allegations

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    The Guardian1 hour ago

    Sports quiz of the week: losers, dogs, fights and a world record at 10am

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  • Sky News2 hours ago

    The Jump dropped for one year by Channel 4

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