COMMONWEALTH GAMES: TWO SILVERS BOOST SCOTLAND’S SECOND HIGHEST MEDAL TALLY

Scotland won two more silver medals and a bronze on Thursday to lift their Commonwealth Games medal tally to 35. Eilidh Doyle won 400m hurdles silver for the third straight Games and the women’s triples bowls team took silver, beaten 21-12 by Australia in the final. Shooter Seonaid McIntosh earlier won bronze in the 50m rifle prone and Scotland More...

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By editor On Tuesday, April 10th, 2018
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COMMONWEALTH GAMES: DAVID LUCKMAN & PARAG PATEL WIN QUEEN’S PRIZE

Coverage: Watch live on BBC TV and Red Button with extra streams on Connected TVs, BBC Sport website and app; listen on Radio 5 live; follow text updates online. Times and channels England’s David More...

By editor On Wednesday, March 28th, 2018
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AMERICAN FOOTBALL ‘DESTROYED MY LIFE’ – FORMER NEW YORK GIANT

Becoming a ‘Hall of Famer’ is the ultimate accolade for American Footballers. But an ex-New York Giant has declined his nomination to Montana Hall of Fame, saying the sport “destroyed my life”. Corey More...

By editor On Tuesday, March 20th, 2018
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CHRIS GUNTER: NO WALES PLAYER POWER OVER COLEMAN

Chris Gunter insists there was no case of undue player power as he and his Wales team-mates tried to convince former manager Chris Coleman to stay. Coleman left in November to take charge of Sunderland. Wales’ More...

By editor On Thursday, March 15th, 2018
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ABUJA HOSTS NOC/IOC SPORTS PRESIDENTS SEMINAR

In line with the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) resolve to revitalize sports administration globally through good governance, presidents of all Olympic Sports Federations in Nigeria will converge today More...

By editor On Thursday, March 8th, 2018
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MENSTRUATION: THE LAST GREAT TABOO IN WOMEN’S SPORT

Imagine if Owen Farrell suffered from a condition where, each month, he had to play through painful stomach cramps, fatigue and dehydration so severe it clouded his decision making; feelings of light-headedness, More...

By editor On Monday, March 5th, 2018
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EBUEHI STARS AS DEN HAAG’S UNBEATEN RUN ENDS, AZUBUIKE DRIVES MALATYASPOR TO VICTORY

By James Agberebi: Super Eagles defender Tyrone Ebuehi was in action as ADO Den Haag’s five straight league games without defeat came to an end as they lost 2-1 away to Sparta Rotterdam in the Dutch Eredivisie More...

By editor On Friday, March 2nd, 2018
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IN THE ERA OF EQUALITY, HOW WILL SPORTS HANDLE TRANSGENDER ATHLETES? •

Last weekend, a historic high school wrestler’s career came to an end. After putting together a 132-9 career record and going undefeated as a junior and senior, Mack Beggs defeated Kayla Fitts, along with More...

By editor On Thursday, March 1st, 2018
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CEDRIC BAKAMBU: DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO STRIKER JOINS BEIJING GUOAN

Democratic Republic of Congo striker Cedric Bakambu has signed for China’s Beijing Guoan in what is understood to be an African transfer record. The Chinese Super League side has not released the sum paid More...

By editor On Tuesday, February 27th, 2018
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CHELSEA MANAGER ANTONIO CONTE IS ITALY’S TOP CHOICE AS NATIONAL COACH

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is the preferred candidate to take over as Italy coach, according to Italian federation vice-commissioner Alessandro Costacurta. Conte, whose future at Chelsea remains uncertain, has More...