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Buveur D’Air: Nicky Henderson pays tribute to dual Champion Hurdle winner on retirement from Seven Barrows

Nicky Henderson paid a heartfelt tribute to Buveur D’Air after connections confirmed the dual Champion Hurdle winner’s retirement. The JP McManus-owned gelding claimed the two-mile hurdling crown at Cheltenham in 2017 and 2018 – and may well have completed the hat-trick the following year but for falling at the third flight. The 11-year-old won 17 […]

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“Drew McIntyre is riding my coattails” – Four-time World Champion opens up on his relationship with The Scottish Warrior

WWE Superstar Sheamus has some harsh words for former friend Drew McIntyre. Sheamus and McIntyre were forced into an alliance this week as they faced The Usos to retain their spot in the Money in the Bank Ladder Match. The match ended when Drew dropped Jimmy Uso with a Claymore for the win. The Celtic […]

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Outdoors champion Carrie Ruud leaving the Senate

Republican State Sen. Carrie Ruud is a hunter, angler, kayaker, accomplished snowshoe racer, cyclist, hiker, inline skater and runner. Appointed three times to lead the Republican-controlled Senate Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Legacy Finance Committee, she has championed outdoors causes ranging from walleyes and whitetails to parks and trails. She fought the Department of […]

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F1 champion Nigel Mansell celebrates special anniversary at Goodwood Festival of Speed

Over 200,000 spectators will flock to West Sussex over the course of the Goodwood Festival of Speed. Among them, there will be thousands of F1 fans who will get to enjoy several features celebrating their favourite motorsport. One of those will be the presence of an F1 legend Nigel Mansell. Mansell won the 1992 F1 […]

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F1 news LIVE: Verstappen ‘not true champion’, Red Bull suspend driver, Hamilton protest

Otmar Szafnauer has warned Alpine could protest Lewis Hamilton’s car after Mercedes trialed a new floor stay during the Canadian Gramd Prix.  It comes after a new technical directive was issued by the FIA to try and control porpoising issues.  Szafnauer said: “It could very well be that we shouldn’t be running this in qualifying […]

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US Open champion Matthew Fitzpatrick say it is ‘incredible’ to share honour with Jack Nicklaus

Matthew Fitzpatrick and Jack Nicklaus only players to win US Amateur and US Open on same course; Englishman triumphed in Brookline nine years after amateur success at the venue; Nicklaus, who did the double at Pebble Beach, called Fitzpatrick on Sunday after his maiden major title Last Updated: 20/06/22 7:58pm Please use Chrome browser for […]

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VINCENZO SANTOPADRE: “HOW TO BE A TENNIS CHAMPION? GO TO A RESTAURANT AND TEST YOURSELF”

This is the opinion of Vincenzo Santopadre, coach of tennis champion Matteo Berrettini, who reached the final at Wimbledon in 2021.“If you want to aspire to be a champion in tennis, go to a restaurant and test yourself, if you get nervous because they are making you wait to serve you, let go of all […]

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Dame Kelly Holmes: Olympic champion announces she is gay – and kept it hidden for 34 years

“Sometimes I cry with relief. The moment this comes out, I’m essentially getting rid of that fear,” she told a Sunday newspaper. By Sky News Last Updated: 19/06/22 7:39am Dame Kelly Holmes has announced she is gay, and says she has hidden it for 34 years. Speaking during Pride month, the two-time Olympic gold medallist […]

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Olympic champion Monica Puig announces retirement from tennis

Olympic gold medalist Monica Puig on Monday announced her retirement from tennis, citing injuries as the main reason for her decision.  “It’s not a goodbye, but a see you soon,” Puig wrote in her retirement message on Instagram. “Over the past 28 years of my life, tennis has been my constant. It has given me […]

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Colgan sophomore Matthew Staton repeats as Class 6 tennis champion

Placeholder while article actions load When Colgan’s Matthew Staton won the Virginia Class 6 singles title as a freshman last year, he knew it would be an even greater challenge to defend his spot on top. Facing increased competition as programs rebooted once pandemic restrictions were lifted, Staton had to raise his game for his […]