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Breakdancing at the Olympics: a winning move or a mockery?
Breakdancing
Today’s big question

Breakdancing at the Olympics: a winning move or a mockery?

Winter cycling gear: the essential items
Rapha
The wish list

Winter cycling gear: the essential items

Maradona: ‘I did not cheat - it was cunning, craftiness’
Diego Maradona
In Depth

Maradona: ‘I did not cheat - it was cunning, craftiness’

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‘Glitz and glamour of the Crucible felt lightyears away’
Stephen Hendry and Jimmy White ahead of the 1994 World Snooker Championship final
Sports Shorts

‘Glitz and glamour of the Crucible felt lightyears away’

News and reactions from the world of sport, including a Juve crisis and North Korea’s Olympic decision
6 Apr 2021
Bahrain GP provides a ‘classic’ start to the F1 season
F1 Bahrain Grand Prix
Sports Shorts

Bahrain GP provides a ‘classic’ start to the F1 season

News and reactions from the world of sport, including a boost for England ahead of Poland clash
29 Mar 2021
Norway won’t face action over Qatar human rights protest
Norway Qatar protest
Sports Shorts

Norway won’t face action over Qatar human rights protest

News and reactions from the world of sport, including a 1990s snooker throwback
25 Mar 2021
Broadcast deal could mark ‘biggest moment’ for WSL
FA Women's Super League
Sports Shorts

Broadcast deal could mark ‘biggest moment’ for WSL

News and reactions from the world of sport, including Eddie Jones’s future as England rugby head coach
22 Mar 2021
City handed ‘toughest possible route’ to UCL final
Champions League trophy
Sports Shorts

City handed ‘toughest possible route’ to UCL final

News and reactions from the world of sport, featuring Minella Indo’s victory in the Cheltenham Gold Cup
19 Mar 2021
‘A dark day for the beautiful game’
The Football Association
Sports Shorts

‘A dark day for the beautiful game’

News and reactions from the world of sport, featuring a £250,000 bet cash out and F1’s fastest street circuit
18 Mar 2021
‘Seismic’ verdict will send ���shockwaves’ through British sport
Dr Richard Freeman Bryn Lennon/Getty Images
Sports Shorts

‘Seismic’ verdict will send ���shockwaves’ through British sport

News and reactions from the world of sport, featuring Chris Wilder and Lennox Lewis
12 Mar 2021

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Sport shorts: Sturgeon slams Rangers fans over title celebrations
Rangers fans gathered in George Square in Glasgow to celebrate the title win
In Brief

Sport shorts: Sturgeon slams Rangers fans over title celebrations

News and reactions from the world of sport, featuring Keely Hodgkinson and Bryson DeChambeau
8 Mar 2021
Sport shorts: foreign spectators ‘could be barred’ from Olympics
Tokyo Olympic Games
In Brief

Sport shorts: foreign spectators ‘could be barred’ from Olympics

News and reactions from the world of sport, featuring Joshua vs. Fury, Euro 2020 and Aston Martin F1
4 Mar 2021
Carbon apps, super shoes and VR art
van Gogh's Self-Portrait with a Straw Hat
Podcast

Carbon apps, super shoes and VR art

Can phones measure our carbon footprint? Is tech more important than sporting talent? And could we turn our homes into virtual art galleries?
26 Feb 2021
Tokyo Olympic chief refuses to resign over sexist comments 
Tokyo Olympics president Yoshiro Mori
Why we’re talking about . . .

Tokyo Olympic chief refuses to resign over sexist comments 

Former Japanese PM Yoshiro Mori apologises for saying women talk too much in meetings 
4 Feb 2021
Tokyo Olympics: a state of emergency for Japan and the IOC
The Olympic rings outside of the National Stadium in Tokyo, Japan
The latest on . . .

Tokyo Olympics: a state of emergency for Japan and the IOC

Japanese government says there’s ‘no truth’ that the games will be cancelled because of Covid-19
22 Jan 2021
Breakdancing at the Olympics: a winning move or a mockery?
Breakdancing
Today’s big question

Breakdancing at the Olympics: a winning move or a mockery?

Paris 2024’s Olympic programme will have a focus on gender equality and youth
8 Dec 2020
Winter cycling gear: the essential items
Rapha
The wish list

Winter cycling gear: the essential items

Don’t let the rain, wind and cold stop you from getting on your bike
25 Nov 2020
Tao Geoghegan Hart: who is Britain’s new cycling star?
Ineos Grenadiers cyclist Tao Geoghegan Hart celebrates his win at the Giro d’Italia
In Brief

Tao Geoghegan Hart: who is Britain’s new cycling star?

The 25-year-old is hailed as the ‘real deal’ after winning the Giro d’Italia
27 Oct 2020
The Week Unwrapped: Sporting genes, Colombia and orcas
South African athlete Caster Semenya
In Depth

The Week Unwrapped: Sporting genes, Colombia and orcas

What does Caster Semenya’s latest defeat say about gender? Is Colombia slipping into conflict? And are killer whales turning against us?
18 Sep 2020
‘Cities should avoid Olympics’: is it time to scrap Games?
Tokyo Olympic Games
In Depth

‘Cities should avoid Olympics’: is it time to scrap Games?

Oxford study says Tokyo’s bill has already hit $15.84bn and will be the most expensive ever
9 Sep 2020
British Gymnastics to investigate alleged abuse of athletes
Gymnastics
In Brief

British Gymnastics to investigate alleged abuse of athletes

Olympians describe culture of ‘fat-shaming’ and ‘fear’ within sport
8 Jul 2020
Indoor cycling gear to keep you cool
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In Review

Indoor cycling gear to keep you cool

16 Jun 2020
Is the Premier League restart a pipe dream?
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In Brief

Is the Premier League restart a pipe dream?

A round-up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 29 April
29 Apr 2020
Back pages: F1 to bankroll British Grand Prix at Silverstone
Lewis Hamilton driving for Mercedes at the 2018 British Grand Prix at Silverstone
In Brief

Back pages: F1 to bankroll British Grand Prix at Silverstone

A round-up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 28 April
28 Apr 2020
Sport shorts: Barca to sell Camp Nou naming rights
FC Barcelona’s Camp Nou stadium has a 99,354-seat capacity
In Brief

Sport shorts: Barca to sell Camp Nou naming rights

Ten things from the world of sport on Tuesday 21 April
21 Apr 2020
2020 sports event calendar and TV guide
Augusta National Golf Club in Georgia is the host course for The Masters
In Depth

2020 sports event calendar and TV guide

Golf’s Masters Tournament is rescheduled but the Olympics and Euro 2020 are postponed for a year
20 Apr 2020
Back pages: Premier League to get ‘ultimatum’ from clubs
Premier League logo
In Brief

Back pages: Premier League to get ‘ultimatum’ from clubs

A round-up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 16 April
16 Apr 2020
Sport shorts: Hillsborough, F1 2020 trailer and more
Hillsborough disaster memorial at Liverpool Football Club’s Anfield stadium
In Brief

Sport shorts: Hillsborough, F1 2020 trailer and more

Ten things from the world of sport on Wednesday 15 April
15 Apr 2020
Tour de France postponed: organisers confirm 29 August start
Colombia’s Egan Bernal (yellow jersey) won the 2019 Tour de France
In Brief

Tour de France postponed: organisers confirm 29 August start

New dates have been announced for cycling’s premier event
15 Apr 2020
Sport shorts: Newcastle takeover talks, Le Tour, Tokyo 2020
Newcastle United Football Club play in the English Premier League
In Brief

Sport shorts: Newcastle takeover talks, Le Tour, Tokyo 2020

Ten things from the world of sport on Tuesday 14 April
14 Apr 2020
Sport shorts: Coutinho, F1 2020, Southampton and more
Barcelona signed Brazil star Philippe Coutinho from Liverpool in January 2018
In Brief

Sport shorts: Coutinho, F1 2020, Southampton and more

Ten things from the world of sport on Thursday 9 April
9 Apr 2020
The Open is off but will the Tour de France be rescheduled?
The Open’s Claret Jug pictured at Royal St George’s in Sandwich, Kent
In Brief

The Open is off but will the Tour de France be rescheduled?

Royal St George’s remains the host course of British golf’s major in 2021
7 Apr 2020
Back pages: ‘Covidiot’ Jack Grealish is fined by Aston Villa
Aston Villa captain Jack Grealish
In Brief

Back pages: ‘Covidiot’ Jack Grealish is fined by Aston Villa

A round-up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 31 March
31 Mar 2020
Sport shorts: dates confirmed for the Tokyo Olympics in 2021
The Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games will be held in 2021
Daily Briefing

Sport shorts: dates confirmed for the Tokyo Olympics in 2021

Ten things from the world of sport on Monday 30 March
30 Mar 2020
Will the Tour de France be staged without any fans?
Colombia’s Egan Bernal (yellow jersey) won the 2019 Tour de France
In Brief

Will the Tour de France be staged without any fans?

French minister of sport says it’s ‘too early’ to make a decision on this year’s race
27 Mar 2020
Sport shorts: Fury vs. Wilder III may be held in October
Tyson Fury knocked down Deontay Wilder in the third round of their WBC title rematch
Daily Briefing

Sport shorts: Fury vs. Wilder III may be held in October

Ten things from the world of sport on Thursday 26 March
26 Mar 2020
Back pages: Premier League and EFL stars braced for pay cuts
Premier League logo
Daily Briefing

Back pages: Premier League and EFL stars braced for pay cuts

A round-up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 26 March
26 Mar 2020