Sport

Tuesday, 11 August 2020 02:10

Organisers of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games have announced that more locations across the West Midlands and the country could be set to benefit from this major multi-sport event being...

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Monday, 03 August 2020 01:26

  Record number of GB & NI Paralympic and World Medallists set for Müller British Athletics Championships The Müller British Athletics Championships will hold four para events for the...

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Friday, 31 July 2020 03:14

  Birmingham 2022 unveils venue for 3x3 basketball and beach volleyball to mark two years to go In exactly two years’ time, the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games will begin, and...

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Wednesday, 29 July 2020 00:35

In the ‘run-up’ to what should have been the Great Birmingham Half Marathon, Birmingham-based charity LoveBrum is asking runners to take on the challenge and complete their own race in support of...

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Tuesday, 28 July 2020 02:23

Indoor gyms, swimming pools and other indoor sports facilities have seen a cautious return of customers as they reopen their doors for the first time since March. However, it's thought at least a...

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Tuesday, 28 July 2020 02:19

Over 200 athletes have confirmed their entry for the Müller British Athletics Championships with six weeks to go including World Championship silver medallist Shara Proctor and para world...

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Tuesday, 28 July 2020 02:18

  A four-dimensional strategy has been unveiled at a major ministerial forum, to help governments sustain the sport sector ravaged by the COVID-19 pandemic. The Commonwealth Secretariat’s...

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Sunday, 26 July 2020 01:54

British Athletics can confirm the cancellation of the Müller Grand Prix Gateshead, which was originally rescheduled for 12 September. A joint statement from Gateshead Council and British Athletics...

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Sunday, 26 July 2020 01:52

Leading British Basketball League team the London Lions have confirmed the addition of five-year NBA veteran DeAndre Liggins to their 2020-21 squad. The 6’7” forward/guard last played in...

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Friday, 24 July 2020 03:26

  The world of sport has been severely disrupted by Covid-19, with headlines highlighting everything from cancelled events and empty stadiums, to athlete health and spectator safety. But the...

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Wednesday, 22 July 2020 03:27

India will not travel to England for the proposed women's tri-series because of coronavirus restrictions. They were originally due to tour in June and July but those matches were postponed. And...

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Wednesday, 22 July 2020 03:25

The men's T20 World Cup, scheduled to be held in Australia later this year, has been postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic. The tournament was due to take place between 18 October and 15...

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Sunday, 19 July 2020 02:47

It has been declared that four matches will be played each day during the group stage of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, FIFA has announced. The group games will be played over a 12-day period, with...

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Friday, 17 July 2020 02:40

Birmingham 2022 has launched a competition to find a child to design the official mascot for the 2020 Commonwealth Games. Open between the ages of five and 15 from across the country, children have...

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Friday, 17 July 2020 02:37

Aston Villa Women have confirmed the signing of Diana Silva from Sporting CP. The 25-year-old becomes Gemma Davies' third summer signing following the arrivals of Chloe...

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Wednesday, 15 July 2020 05:04

The Washington Redskins American football team has said it will retire its name, long criticised as racist. In a statement, the team said it would "be retiring the Redskins name and logo upon...