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Saturday, 31 July 2021 01:17

Up to 10 thletes from Nigeria will not be allowed to take part in the Tokyo Olympic Games, for failing to meet the minimum testing requirements under Rule 15 of the Anti-doping Rules. Another...

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Saturday, 31 July 2021 00:14

It’s a sell out at Edgbaston for Birmingham Phoenix on Sunday 1 August as the women’s and men’s team return home to play their second home games in The Hundred versus Midlands’ rivals Trent...

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Thursday, 29 July 2021 03:59

As the one-year countdown began, a festival of sport was showcased as many of the events that will be part of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games programme – including a boxing ring, basketball...

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Wednesday, 28 July 2021 02:36

Former footballers from seven Midlands clubs will try their hand at a different sport in aid of a mental health charity. Leicester City’s Alan Smith, Aston Villa’s Stephen Warnock and West Bromwich...

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Tuesday, 27 July 2021 01:45

India's Shubman Gill, Washington Sundar and Avesh Khan have been ruled out of the Test series against England because of injury. Opening batsman Gill returned home to India after suffering a shin...

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Monday, 26 July 2021 02:20

The Saudi Automobile & Motorcycle Federation (SAMF) - Promoter of the 2021 Formula 1 Saudi Arabian Grand Prix - is launching the opening of ticket sales for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s...

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Monday, 26 July 2021 02:19

Bradly Sinden claimed taekwondo silver on day two of the Tokyo Olympics after Chelsie Giles won Team GB's first medal of the Games with judo bronze. In the men's -68kg event, 2019 world champion...

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Monday, 26 July 2021 02:07

A great opportunity is being launched to support the council’s role in welcoming VIPs and dignitaries during the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games. Designers, manufacturers and tradespeople are...

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Sunday, 25 July 2021 03:16

Alice Dearing is set to become the first Black woman to represent Great Britain in an Olympic swimming event after finishing fourth at the Tokyo 2020 marathon swimming qualification event in...

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Sunday, 25 July 2021 02:01

Team GB star Dina Asher-Smith has condemned the Tokyo Olympics 2020 organisers of preventing athletes from protesting during the games. It following the IOC (International Olympic Committee)...

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Saturday, 24 July 2021 02:28

Busy Birmingham parents looking for activities to keep their youngsters entertained during the summer holidays are encouraged to take advantage of a series of Sports Camps during the next six weeks....

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Saturday, 24 July 2021 02:16

Tennis legend, Naomi Osaka, had the honour of lighting the flame to mark the official opening of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games - a year later than planned, and in the midst of a global pandemic. A...

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Friday, 23 July 2021 02:22

Birmingham’s Spark Green Park has been transformed as part of an initiative to celebrate the launch of the Birmingham Phoenix team and the men’s team captain Moeen Ali.

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Friday, 23 July 2021 02:16

Australia and New Zealand have pulled out of the Rugby League World Cup because of "player welfare and safety concerns" related to Covid-19. The men's, women's and wheelchair events are scheduled to...

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Friday, 23 July 2021 02:06

The Tokyo Olympics officially get under way today after a year-long delay due to the impact of Covid-19. With the Japanese capital entering a fourth state of emergency as a result of the...

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Wednesday, 21 July 2021 03:02

Warwickshire CCC and Sandwell College have announced a new partnership that will see a new two-year further education course delivered in collaboration with the club’s official charity the Edgbaston...