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Will Taiwan’s Olympic win over China herald the end of ‘Chinese Taipei’?

In the hours between Taiwan winning gold and silver in Olympic badminton on the weekend, local courts in Taipei were packed with enthusiastic young players. The nail-biting matches had lit

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RFL investigates Oledzki’s allegations of racist abuse by Warrington supporter

The Rugby Football League will launch an investigation into allegations that the Leeds prop Mikolaj Oledzki was racially abused by a Warrington supporter during the Rhinos’ Super League game with

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Andrew Hoy is Australia’s oldest Olympic medallist at 62 after equestrian silver

Eight-time Olympian Andrew Hoy has become Australia’s oldest Olympic medallist, winning a Tokyo 2020 silver medal as part of the equestrian eventing team on Monday. The 62-year-old Hoy, plus teammates

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Team GB eclipsed by Denmark’s Olympic record in men’s team pursuit

The track cycling at Tokyo 2020 has begun with high drama and world records, as Great Britain were put on notice that their dominance is at risk. Neither of their

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PCA calls for changes to Hundred draft after players complain of local bias

The Professional Cricketers’ Association has called for a review into the draft system for the men’s Hundred after receiving reports of player discontent over perceived local bias in the selection

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County cricket: One-Day Cup groups intriguingly poised at halfway mark

Ball one: Shhh! There’s county cricket being playedThis column doesn’t do news but sometimes the news can be hard to find, so here goes. The Royal London One-Day Cup is

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Belarus athlete who refused to fly home is granted Polish visa

The Belarus Olympic athlete Krystsina Tsimanouskaya has received a humanitarian visa from Poland after she was threatened with being repatriated to Minsk over her criticism of Olympic team officials. Poland’s

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