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    • Two British sprinters seriously injured in Spain

      British sprinter James Ellington said he was lucky to be alive after he and team mate Nigel Levine were seriously injured in a road traffic accident in Tenerife. "I truly am blessed as I do not know how me or my training partner Nigel are still alive," Ellington, 31, said on Instagram in a message accompanying an image of him in a hospital bed. "Me and him are both strong characters and will be looking to bounce back from this horrific accident." British Athletics said both were conscious and stable. More »

      Reuters - 1 hour 11 minutes ago
    • Athletics-Two British sprinters seriously injured in Spain

      (Adds details, quote) LONDON, Jan 18 (Reuters) - British sprinter James Ellington said he was lucky to be alive after he and team mate Nigel Levine were seriously injured in a road traffic accident in Tenerife. "I truly am blessed as I do not know how me or my training partner Nigel are still alive," Ellington, 31, said on Instagram in a message accompanying an image of him in a hospital bed. "Me and him are both strong characters and will be looking to bounce back from this horrific accident." British Athletics said both were conscious and stable. More »

      Reuters - 1 hour 14 minutes ago
    • Costa Rica's Ruiz named CONCACAF Player of the Year

      Costa Rica's Ruiz named CONCACAF Player of the Year

      Costa Rica's Sporting Lisbon forward Bryan Ruiz was named CONCACAF's 2016 player of the year with United States striker Alex Morgan winning the women's award on Wednesday. It was the first time Ruiz had picked up the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) award and the second time for Morgan. More »

      Reuters - 4 hours ago
    • Soccer-Costa Rica's Ruiz named CONCACAF Player of the Year

      By Andrew Downie Jan 18 (Reuters) - Costa Rica's Sporting Lisbon forward Bryan Ruiz was named CONCACAF's 2016 player of the year with United States striker Alex Morgan winning the women's award on Wednesday. It was the first time Ruiz had picked up the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) award and the second time for Morgan. More »

      Reuters - 4 hours ago
    • Victoria Pendleton: Horse world is less sexist than cycling

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      Evening Standard - 6 hours ago