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Bazilian football’s Olympic saviour

Olympic football gold had always eluded Brazil, until Rio 2016 that is, when an inspirational Neymar captained A Seleção to a long-awaited victory over Germany in the final. The Barcelona star sealed the title himself, scoring the winning penalty...

London 2017: Shaunae Miller aims for the double

Sponsored by Ethiopian Airlines, London 2017. Shaunae Miller-Uibo was still a teenager when she first challenged for a medal at the IAAF World Championships, finishing fourth in the 200m final in Moscow in 2013. Now 23, the Bahamian is the Olympic...
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Exclusive: Ghana’s Majeed Waris on career, AFCON timing and his future

Ghana striker Abdul Majeed Waris speaks to Liquid Sports Ghana about the 2016 season, changes in the timing of the Africa Cup of Nations and his future. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DWETiapOXjw

Roger Federer beats Marin Cilic to win record eighth title

Roger Federer became the first man to win Wimbledon eight times and extended his record to 19 Grand Slam titles with victory over Croatia's Marin Cilic. The Swiss third seed won 6-3 6-1 6-4 as seventh seed Cilic struggled with...

Micho quits Uganda post over unpaid wages

Serbian coach Milutin 'Micho' Sredojevic has left his post as Uganda's coach over unpaid wages. Milutin met Uganda FA (Fufa) officials on Monday over the issue of unpaid wages but the two parties were unable to resolve their differences. It follows a...

Neymar pays £200m buyout clause to Barcelona ahead of Paris Saint-Germain transfer

Barcelona forward Neymar has paid his buyout clause of 222m euros (£200m), the Spanish club say. Neymar, 25, is set to sign for Paris St-Germain for a world record fee, after telling Barca he wanted to leave on Wednesday. The Brazil...

“I thank God today, it was a good race in London”:Kipyegon

Sponsored by Ethiopian Airlines, London 2017. With six women having run faster than four minutes in 2017, the women's 1500m at the IAAF World Championships London 2017 had been billed as one of the events of the championships. And so...

Social Mediawatch: Ghana’s Nadia Eke takes a leap of faith at London 2017

Best of luck to Ghana's Nadia Eke who competes in the women's triple jump at the IAAF World Championship this weekend! She posted this photo and caption on her Facebook account: "Taking a leap of faith this weekend". With a personal...

Can Bolt produce the midas touch again?

Sponsored by Ethiopian Airlines, London 2017 We have been here before so many times, it has become almost deja vu central: Usain Bolt heading a global championship with a question mark over his ability to produce his customary Midas touch. Beijing...

Botswana’s Nijel Amos to shine in men’s 800m at London 2017

Sponsored by Ethiopian Airlines, London 2017 David Rudisha produced one of the most incredible displays of middle-distance running to claim the Olympic title five years ago in a world record of 1:40.91. The Kenyan was aiming to return to the scene...
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