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Michael Rogers of Australia led a breakaway to a downhill finish in winning the longest stage as the Tour de France entered the Pyrenees on Tuesday.
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Real Madrid have agreed a deal to sign World Cup Golden Boot winner James Rodriguez from Monaco, the European champions have announced.
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The Dorchester athlete will compete in both the T36 100m and 400m as he looks for his first ever gold medal at European level.
The Cleveland Cavaliers' star was greeted by pianist Lang Lang at the Wukesong Sports Center in Beijing in front of hundreds of basketball fans.
The 28-year-old Team GB Olympian, who trains in Bath, gave an inspirational talk on how perseverance was the key quality that helped her overcome setbacks and, in Rome in 2012, win the world title in the event that comprises pistol shooting, fencing, swimming, horseriding and running.
The 29-year-old crashed on the opening stage of the 3,664-kilometre race two weeks ago, forcing him to pull out of the event and he will also miss the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.
In this Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014 file photo, Russian ice hockey player Alexander Ovechkin, left, and retired Russian tennis player Maria Kirilenko attend the pairs short program figure skating competition at the Iceberg Skating Palace during the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.
Katarina Johnson-Thompson has withdrawn from the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow due to a foot injury, Team England have announced.
He and his partner Dustin Lance Black were among 301 people aboard a Virgin Atlantic Airbus A340 which had to put down in the Siberian city of Irkutsk, on a flight from Shanghai to London.
It was the end of a long, hot week on the sands of Alamitos Beach and Long Beach had seen an estimated 40,000 fans attend the World Series of Beach Volleyball.
Canada's Ryan Cochrane leave the pool after taking the silver medal in the Men's 1500m freestyle final at the FINA Swimming World Championships in Barcelona, Spain, Sunday, Aug. 4, 2013.
Jesus told a man who said he would be ready to follow him after he buried his father.
The omens are good, but England's team chief Jan Paterson is refusing to talk up her team's chances of breaking a 28-year drought and toppling Australia as top Commonwealth Games nation.
Perth teenager Maddison Keeney has confirmed her medal prospects at the Commonwealth Games with a fourth-placing at the Diving World Cup in Shanghai.
LOTTIE Wynne-Jones stormed to back-to-back wins as Bicester Blue Fins climbed to fifth in the Milton Keynes & District League Division 1 table by finishing third in the second round gala at Hillingdon, London.
In this file photo, Tri Bourne of United States receievs the ball during the final match between John Hyden and Tri Bourne of United States and Ryan Doherty and Nicholas Lucena of United States on day six of the FIVB Berlin Smart Grand Slam of FIVB World Tour at Washingtonplatz on June 22, 2014 in Berlin, Germany.
Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 09:49 am
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