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Team GB set to lose 4x100m Olympic silver after second positive for Ujah

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A wretched 24 hours for UK Athletics continued on Tuesday when CJ Ujah’s B sample confirmed his positive drug test at the Tokyo Olympics. It now seems increasingly likely the Team GB men’s 4x100m team will be stripped...

Dina Asher-Smith finds silver lining in Zurich final after Olympics heartbreak

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After a season drenched in tears and heartbreak, Dina Asher-Smith went toe-to-toe with the greatest women’s sprinter in history – and reminded everyone just what she can do when her body is firing and pain-free. On a ...

British Olympic silver medallist Chijindu Ujah suspended for doping violation

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Chijindu Ujah, the British sprinter who won a silver medal at the Tokyo Olympics as part of Team GB’s men’s 4x100m relay team, has been suspended for a doping violation, the Athletics Integrity Unit has revealed. Ujah...

GB’s Walls and Hayter take Olympic silver behind Denmark in men’s madison

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Matt Walls and Ethan Hayter took Olympic men’s madison silver for Great Britain as the world champions, Lasse Norman Hansen and Michael Morkov, claimed gold for Denmark. Britain and France – represented by Benjamin Th...

Laura Muir keeps faith and is rewarded with Olympic silver medal in 1500m

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As one athlete called Faith blasted towards immortality, another – Britain’s Laura Muir – never lost hers. And in a women’s 1500m final of breathtaking intensity, she was rewarded with a gutsy and overdue Olympic meda...

Galal Yafai guaranteed at least silver medal after thrilling Olympic boxing win

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Galal Yafai will fight for an Olympic gold medal on Saturday after a thrilling flyweight semi-final victory over Saken Bibossinov of Kazakhstan at the Kokugikan Arena. “It’s insane, its like a dream,” Yafai told the B...

Ben Whittaker takes Olympic silver after defeat in light-heavyweight final

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Ben Whittaker had to settle for Olympic silver after dropping a split decision to Cuba’s Arlen López in the men’s light-heavyweight final. The taller Whittaker attempted to establish the range with his jab but was rep...

Athing Mu races to gold in women’s 800m as Keely Hodgkinson takes silver

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Athing Mu has raced to Olympic gold in the women’s 800m with Great Britain’s Keely Hodgkinson winning silver – Team GB’s first athletics medal of the Tokyo Games. Mu stormed home in a time of 1min 55.21sec to become t...

Britain’s Emily Campbell wins historic Olympics weightlifting silver medal

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With one extraordinary act of strength and defiance, Emily Campbell ripped a 158kg barbell off the floor, rested it on her shoulders, and began to squat. With another she exploded upwards to thrust the weight - more t...

Brazil’s Rebeca Andrade wins historic vault gold as USA’s Skinner takes silver

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Brazilian gymnast Rebeca Andrade has added a gold medal on vault to go with the silver she earned in the all-around. Andrade put together a pair of soaring vaults to post an average of 15.083. The medals Andrade has w...

Duncan Scott takes 200m medley silver – and can add to third Tokyo medal

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Three events, three finals, three medals. On Friday morning Duncan Scott won a silver in the men’s 200m individual medley, to go with the silver in the 200m freestyle and the gold in the 4x200m freestyle relay he won ...

Team GB claim Olympic double in BMX racing as Shriever gets gold and Whyte silver

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Great Britain’s Bethany Shriever and Kye Whyte pulled off a stunning medal double in the BMX racing on a stupendous morning for British cycling. Shriever won a dominant gold medal in the women’s race shortly after Why...

Britain’s Tom Dean and Duncan Scott take Olympic gold and silver in men’s 200m free

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Adam Peaty said he hoped his gold medal in the 100m breaststroke would start a gold rush, and it has. In the Tokyo Aquatics Centre on Tuesday morning his two British teammates, Tom Dean and Duncan Scott, took gold and...

GB’s Alex Yee claims silver medal in Olympic triathlon at Tokyo 2020

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In the sweaty heat of a Tokyo morning, Alex Yee summoned the performance of his young life to win a triathlon silver medal for Britain at these Olympic Games. For a few tantalising minutes it appeared that gold could ...

Anna Kiesenhofer claims shock road race glory as Van Vleuten mistakes silver for gold

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Anna Kiesenhofer took a shock solo win for Austria in the women’s Olympic cycling road race as the peloton got their sums wrong in chasing down the mathematician. Kiesenhofer, who has not had a professional contract s...

Grey glamour at Cannes film festival as stars show their silver hair

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The red carpet at Cannes film festival has long featured A-list stars in glamorous gowns and with perfect hair. This year, that hair might be grey. For the premiere of Annette on Tuesday, Andie MacDowell appeared on t...

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