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Forbes-Cryans moving on from selection debate to plot his own path to Tokyo

Friday  14:41,   14 august 2020

Bradley Forbes-Cryans is certainly battle hardened as he looks towards his belated Olympic debut in Tokyo next year. The 25-year-old narrowly saw off team-mate Joe Clarke, the defending champion from Rio, to earn his place as Team GB’s K1 canoe... >>>

Hockey star Martin turns back the clock to reflect on Olympic journey

Friday  14:41,   14 august 2020

Hannah Martin has been getting up to all sorts in lockdown but reckons a blast from her Ipswich School past tops the lot. The Great Britain hockey ace has spent the lay-off disseminating expertise to current students at her old school via Zoom, also >>>

Hamilton unfazed by impending engine mode ban

Friday  14:41,   14 august 2020

Lewis Hamilton says he is not concerned by Formula 1’s move to ban qualifying engine modes, insisting it won’t have a major impact on Mercedes’ current performance edge. It is understood the ban will come into force at the Belgian Grand Prix later... >>>

Willian can 'really make a difference for Arsenal' - Arteta

Friday  14:41,   14 august 2020

Arsenal confirmed the arrival of Willian on Friday and Mikel Arteta is delighted to have the experienced former Chelsea player in his ranks.Arsenal confirmed the arrival of free agent Willian on a three-year deal on Friday, five days on from the... >>>

Spurs coach pokes at Trump

Friday  14:25,   14 august 2020

© Getty Images Gregg Popovich missed the NBA playoffs with the San Antonio Spurs taken for a ride. "Who said the series was over? This is fake news. Totally fake news," joked the 71-year-old in Orlando / Florida. Test DAZN for free and experience... >>>

Vettel improves with a new Ferrari chassis

Friday  14:25,   14 august 2020

© Emilio Morenatti / Pool AP / dpa Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel (r) during training in Barcelona. Sebastian Vettel drove almost as fast as his team-mate with the new chassis for his Formula 1 Ferrari in the first free practice session at the... >>>

100 km, shops: what can the passage of Paris and Marseille into zones of active circulation of the virus change?

Friday  14:15,   14 august 2020

© Reuters Paris and the Bouches-du-Rhône department have just been classified as areas of "active circulation" of the virus, by a decree published on Friday morning. Restriction of travel, closure of restaurants ... This decree allows prefects to... >>>

France, Algeria or Morocco? Yassine Benrahou does not close any door

Friday  13:50,   14 august 2020

The Nîmes playmaker, Yassine Benrahou, spoke of his international future. © Supplied by Football 365 FOOTBALL: Rennes vs Nimes - Ligue 1 Conforama - 23/02/2020 Appeared with the U16 and U17 tricolors, Yassine Benrahou also participated in rallies... >>>

E-car bonus: Less than 3 of 4 applications approved

Friday  13:40,   14 august 2020

© Shutterstock E-car bonus: Less than 3 out of 4 applications approved Only 73 percent of the applications for an e-car bonus have been approved. Why? Not clear. More than one in four applications for the purchase premium for cars with electric... >>>

Tyler instead of Timo: Adams celebrates historic goal for Leipzig

Friday  13:26,   14 august 2020

© Miguel A. Lopes / POOL EPA / AP / dpa / Archivbild Leipzig's Tyler Adams scores the winning goal for his team. Tyler Adams did not want to spoil his entry in the soccer history books. "Deflected balls still count correctly - semi-finals we are... >>>

solution Haas? Team boss Steiner pushes the ball to Hulkenberg

Friday  13:26,   14 august 2020

© Motorsport Images What to do with the "Hulk"? Günter Steiner opens a Haas door to Since his strong appearance as a substitute for Sergio Perez at Racing Point in Silverstone, Nico Hülkenberg has been omnipresent in Formula 1 again. But what to do >>>

The Tour of Lombardy invents the bike behind closed doors

Friday  13:25,   14 august 2020

© MARCO BERTORELLO In Bergamo, during the 2019 edition of the Tour of Lombardy. The Italian authorities pronounced an unprecedented measure on Saturday for the Tour of Lombardy, the monument of Italian cycling: no spectators on the 231 kilometers... >>>

'Joker' Dembele would be a good fit for Man Utd if Sancho bid fails – Rivaldo

Friday  13:20,   14 august 2020

The England international is a key target for the Red Devils but the Brazilian feels another tricky winger could be a success in the Premier LeagueSancho, 20, is widely reported to be Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's main transfer target during the close... >>>

Austrian MotoGP: KTM's Espargaro leads Dovizioso in FP1

Friday  13:20,   14 august 2020

Pol Espargaro led the opening MotoGP practice session for KTM's home Austrian Grand Prix, while race-winning team-mate Brad Binder was a low-key 16th .With unpredictable weather forecast for the later today, the latter stages of FP1 featured... >>>

Golfer at Celtic Manor-staged European Tour tests positive for coronavirus as bars and restaurants closed for deep cleaning

Friday  13:15,   14 august 2020

Alex Levy became the first European Tour golfer to test positive for coronavirus . The news was greeted with shock by his rivals at the Celtic Classic, which is being staged on the Ryder Cup 2010 course, as officials acted quickly to reduce the... >>>