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Laura Muir has hailed the “brilliant” performance of Joshua Griffiths, the unknown club runner whose London marathon performance has now officially catapulted him into the British team at the world championships this summer, saying he has given inspiration to ordinary athletes everywhere
Laura Muir has hailed the brilliant performance of Joshua Griffiths the unknown

Laura Muir praises ‘brilliant’ London marathon run of Joshua Griffiths

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Maria Sharapova recovered from early nerves for an easy win in her first match following a 15-month ban, but she faces a testing path to true redemption
Maria Sharapova recovered from early nerves for an easy win in her

Maria Sharapova’s competitive instincts intact on her return from the wilderness | Jacob Steinberg

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Maria Sharapova’s controversial return to competitive tennis was a winning one as she overcame Roberta Vinci 7-5, 6-3 in the first round of the Stuttgart Open
Maria Sharapovas controversial return to competitive tennis was a winning one as

Maria Sharapova beats Roberta Vinci on return to competitive action

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Leading players campaigning for fewer matches and shorter seasons have been warned by a top Premiership coach to wake up to the economic realities of their profession
Leading players campaigning for fewer matches and shorter seasons have been warned

Exeter’s Rob Baxter sounds warning about playing fewer top-flight games

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Ronnie O’Sullivan hit a 146 break against Ding Junhui ... and then lost
Ronnie O’Sullivan hit a 146 break against Ding Junhui and then lost

Ronnie O’Sullivan loses to Ding Junhui despite 146 break

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Mark Selby produced a “freaky break” that could bring him a £10,000 bonus on his way to reaching the semi-finals
Mark Selby produced a freaky break that could bring him a 10000

Mark Selby earns place in Snooker World Championship semi-finals

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A goalkeeper in Bolivia has scored a last-minute goal from his own penalty box
A goalkeeper in Bolivia has scored a lastminute goal from his own penalty box

Video: Goalkeeper scores goal from his own penalty area

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England and Surrey all-rounder Zafar Ansari is retiring from cricket at the age of 25 "to pursue new challenges"
England and Surrey allrounder Zafar Ansari is retiring from cricket at the

Zafar Ansari retires from cricket to ‘pursue new challenges’

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"You’ve got two beasts from different forests coming to collide. Whichever guy controls their emotions will be the winner"
Youve got two beasts from different forests coming to collide Whichever guy

Wladimir Klitschko’s trainer passing on lessons of the greats

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04/25/2017 at 23:57. Facebook
The British and Irish Lions tour to New Zealand this summer will be the last in its existing six-week format, Premiership Rugby has confirmed
The British and Irish Lions tour to New Zealand this summer will

British and Irish Lions tour will be cut, says Premiership Rugby

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04/25/2017 at 23:17. Facebook
The scale of the challenge facing sports broadcasters in combating piracy has been made clear in figures that show more than half of young people watch illegal streams of live events
The scale of the challenge facing sports broadcasters in combating piracy has

More than half of young people watch illegal streams of live sports, study finds

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04/25/2017 at 22:32. Facebook
Mauricio Pochettino has told his Tottenham Hotspur players to blot out the thought of big-money moves to elite-level rivals in order to fight until the last for this season’s Premier League title
Mauricio Pochettino has told his Tottenham Hotspur players to blot out the

Pochettino tells Tottenham to focus on their games and not transfer talk

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04/25/2017 at 22:03. Facebook
Jürgen Klopp has said he expects Liverpool FC’s England contingent will be involved in friendly in Australia three days after the end of their Premier League season and less than a month before the national team face Scotland in a World Cup qualifier at Hampden Park
Jürgen Klopp has said he expects Liverpool FCs England contingent will be

Liverpool’s internationals will all travel to Australia friendly, says Jürgen Klopp

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04/25/2017 at 20:00. Facebook
There is no denying the wildcard’s box-office appeal but many, including her opponent Roberta Vinci, do not approve of Maria Sharapova's presence so soon after a drugs ban
There is no denying the wildcards boxoffice appeal but many including her

Maria Sharapova’s return in Stuttgart will bring tennis to a standstill | Kevin Mitchell

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04/25/2017 at 16:13. Facebook
Mark Wood has returned to the England Cricket setup for their assault on the Champions Trophy in June with the burning belief he can become one of the top fast bowlers in the world
Mark Wood has returned to the England Cricket setup for their assault

England’s Mark Wood: ‘I believe I can be one of the best bowlers in the world’

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04/25/2017 at 13:40. Facebook
Chris Gayle has just become the first man to make 10,000 runs in T20 cricket
Chris Gayle has just become the first man to make 10000 runs in T20 cricket

Chris Gayle blazes record-breaking trail on a never-ending T20 tour

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04/25/2017 at 12:14. Facebook
Softball fan makes a spectacular catch ... and then falls off his truck while celebrating

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We asked six players who came to the US how Donald J. Trump’s attempted ban, which would bar travel for citizens of some Muslim countries, has affected their lives
We asked six players who came to the US how Donald J

The soccer refugees threatened by Trump's travel ban

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