Eddie 'The Eagle' Edwards will teach the celebrities to conquer the ski jump
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Thursday 22 October 2009
Michael Phelps, the most successful Olympian of all time, will compete in Britain for the first time in December in a Ryder Cup-style "Duel in the Pool" event pitting some of Europe's best swimmers, including Britain's Rebecca Adlington, against America.
Monday 19 October 2009
A "bad taste" joke made by comedian Frankie Boyle on Mock The Week about the Queen did not breach editorial guidelines, the BBC Trust found today.
Friday 09 October 2009
Six people have been charged over an alleged £5m online ticket scam involving ticket sales for the Beijing Olympics and other sporting and music events.
Friday 09 October 2009
Monday 03 August 2009
Sunday 02 August 2009
Saturday 01 August 2009
Great Britain's Fran Halsall won the silver medal in the 100m freestyle at the world championships here in Rome last night. Halsall was third at the halfway mark but pushed hard in the latter stages to finish second. She touched in 52.87sec, claiming Britain's fifth medal in the pool in the process.
Friday 31 July 2009
Wednesday 29 July 2009
Monday 27 July 2009
Sunday 26 July 2009
Tom Daley experienced the highs and lows of international competition in the space of 72 hours when he returned to the Foro Italico, scene of his individual gold medal triumph, to finish ninth in the 10 metre synchro with partner Max Brick at the World Championships.
Saturday 25 July 2009
British swimming's performance director Michael Scott is looking forward to the sport moving on after a vote to ban controversial non-textile swimsuits – but he will have to wait until next year.
Friday 17 July 2009
Double Olympic champion Rebecca Adlington is putting her Beijing success behind her as she heads into the World Championships in Rome.
Sunday 07 June 2009
Monday 27 April 2009
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