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Sunday 29 September 2013
Authorities claim incorrect import duties have been paid on birds
Monday 23 September 2013
View From The Sofa: Pregnancy in Sport Radio 5 Live
Saturday 07 September 2013
Asafa Powell and four other Jamaican athletes who failed drugs tests earlier this year have each returned adverse analytical findings in their B samples, the Jamaica Anti-Doping Commission revealed last night.
Sunday 01 September 2013
Manchester United's struggle to find a new midfielder has been well documented, but David Moyes has now come under more pressure from an unlikely source.
Thursday 22 August 2013
Nick Helm: One Man Mega Myth
John Kearns: Sight Gags for Perverts
World Championships 2013: Great Britain disqualified from 4x100m relay and lose bronze medal after illegal changeover between Harry Aikines-Aryeetey and James Ellington
Sunday 18 August 2013
Baton blunder returns to haunt Britain's sprint relay team
World Championships 2013: Adam Gemili dips under 20 seconds as Usain Bolt advances in the 200m semi-finals
Friday 16 August 2013
Briton will take his place in the final
Monday 12 August 2013
United ready to move for Bale after Shield procession
Manchester United may offer competition to Real Madrid in the pursuit of Gareth Bale, with Tottenham Hotspur seemingly more receptive to the English champions, having become deeply frustrated by negotiations with the Spanish side.
United have not made a firm offer for Bale, above, but their failure to land a big-money signing this summer may persuade them to make a huge investment. The odds are stacked against a deal coming to fruition. They have been reluctant about the prospect of being strung along by Spurs chairman Daniel Levy, a frustrating sparring partner in past transfers.
United, who laboured to a 2-0 victory over Wigan in yesterday’s Community Shield, are also expected to bid for Everton pair Leighton Baines and Marouane Fellaini this week. “We’re moving forward,” Moyes said. “Every day you get closer – and so does the deadline – but if we have to I am happy to go with what we have. We have a lot of good, young English players.” pages 48-49
Sunday 11 August 2013
Two years ago in Daegu, the last time the World Championship men's 100m final was contested, it was all about the false start. This time, it was more like the false art.
Thursday 08 August 2013
There is one big question hanging in the air from a Great British perspective as the blue riband event of the 2013 World Championships approaches. Is James Dasaolu just a one-heat wonder – or a real deal speed merchant who can last the course when the heat of global battle is on?
Americans' belated arrival at World Championships earns frosty welcome after Tyson Gay's positive drugs test
Wednesday 07 August 2013
US team in Moscow 33 years on from boycott but faces hostile questions over latest scandal
Sunday 04 August 2013
Since his blistering run of 9.91sec in the 100 metres semi-final at the UK Trials, James Dasaolu has become something of an invisible man in sprinting terms. After becoming only the fourth Briton to dip under that dream 10sec barrier, the hope – in fact, expectation – was that Dasaolu would back that up... and soon.
Thursday 01 August 2013
Champion sprinter comes with a special 'Bolt' ability
Sunday 28 July 2013
That the last world record on this track went to a Paralympic athlete seemed a fitting finale to the closing act of the first part of the Olympic Stadium’s life. It has played host to the transformation of a movement and on Sunday it hosted a full-house of 65,000 to celebrate what Paralympic sport has become to this country in the space of a year. Outside the Paralympic Games it is the largest ever audience for such an event.
Sunday 28 July 2013
Bulldozers are coming to iconic venue but they cannot destroy memories
Diving in at the deep end is no excuse for shirking the style stakes
Sustained immigration has not harmed Britons' employment, say government advisers
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7/7 memorial defaced on anniversary of 2005 attacks with ‘Blair lied thousands died’ graffiti
Australia facing international condemnation after turning around Sri Lankans at sea
Even when it brutalises one of its own teenage citizens, America is helpless against Israel
Socialist Worker called to apologise over ‘vile’ article saying Eton schoolboy Horatio Chapple's death is ‘reason to save the polar bears’
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