Norway's Olympic ski jump champion Maren Lundby got her season off to an ideal start on her home ground of Lillehammer today, winning the opening competition in the International Ski Federation (FIS) World Cup.
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Hungary’s triple Olympic champion and nine-times world champion Katinka Hosszú won two gold medals on the third day of the European Short Course Swimming Championships in Glasgow today.
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Germany's Olympic and world bobsleigh champions, Francesco Friedrich and Mariama Jamanka, start the defence of their overall World Cup titles at the season-opener in Lake Placid that gets underway tomorrow.
The United States, current leaders of the World Rugby Women's Sevens Series, moved through to tomorrow's quarter-finals at the Dubai event - the second tournament in the Series - with a 100 per cent record.
Germany's Erik Heil and Thomas Ploessel extended their lead over home pairing and Olympic champions Peter Burling and Blair Tuke on the first day of finals racing at the 49er, 49erFX and Nacra 17 World Championships in Auckland.
A national leadership programme has been launched by British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) for students who are currently in a sports leadership role.
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Russia's Maksim Sedakov earned a second successive gold medals at the World Para Dance Sport Championships in Bonn tonight as he and Svetlana Kukushkina won the Combi Latin Class 2 title.