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American athlete Sydney McLaughlin  competes in the Women’s 400m Hurdles Final   at the Tokyo Games. Photograph: Ryan Pierse/Getty Images

Janne Müller-Wieland was dropped from the German Olympic hockey team in May, despite being captain and having led the national squad to a bronze medal(...)

USA’s Athing Mu celebrates after winning the women’s 800m final  at the Olympic Stadium in Tokyo. Photograph: Luis Acosta/AFP/Getty

We were arguing among ourselves in the media seats about the last time two teenagers had fought so closely for Olympic gold medals on the track In th(...)

Sonia O’Sullivan kicks for home ahead of Portugal’s  Fernanda Ribeiro on her way to winning the 5,000m final at the World Championships  at the Ullevi stadium in Gothenburg. Photograph: Clive Brunskill/Allsport

Where to begin? A gangly teenager winning her first Irish senior title; chasing a bronze medal in her first Olympics; European champion in Helsinki; o(...)

Sources claim it is unlikely that a new consensus position would be reached before the Tokyo Olympics in 2020. Photograph: Getty Images

Plans by the International Olympic Committee to introduce stricter guidelines for transgender athletes before the Tokyo 2020 Games have run into the s(...)

Mo Farah shows his surprise as he wins the BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2017 at the Liverpool Echo Arena. Photograph: David Davies/PA

It was the biggest shock in the 63-year history of the BBC’s Sports Personality of the Year Awards. But as Mo Farah’s name was read out, and the crowd(...)

Ciara Mageean: will have learnt a lot from competing at the Rio Olympics. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

The difficulty with true championship running is that nothing can replicate it except for true championship running. And no one is more aware of that (...)

Anthony McPartlin  and Declan Donnelly, aka Ant and Dec. McPartlin is believed to have checked into a rehabilitation facility. File photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

Ant McPartlin has said he feels he has “let people down” ahead of reportedly entering rehab following a fight with depression, alcohol and substance a(...)

The Metropolitan Police have launched an investigation into sexual abuse claims at London football clubs. Photograph: Getty/Tony Margiocchi

Britain’s largest police force has launched an investigation into sex abuse claims involving clubs in London. The Metropolitan Police said a team of (...)