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Great Britain’s women lost the second match of their five-Test series in Rosario on Sunday, as captain Alex Danson made her 100th appearance.
Great Britain’s women were edged out by hosts Argentina in the first of their five-match series in Rosario.
The women’s World Cup is in London this summer and Emily Defroand flew out to Argentina with Great Britain this week for a five-Test series as part of the build-up.
The opening ceremony for the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea is on Friday
London-born running back Jay Ajayi was draped in a Union Flag as he described winning Super Bowl LII with the Philadelphia Eagles as the “greatest feeling in the world”.
New Zealand adventure for Cordingley and Higgins
Netball has come a long way from just being played with orange balls on gravely school playgrounds – although it is still a great place to start.
The latest news from the Veras Academy club
Islington Boxing Club’s future in the borough is guaranteed after it agreed a long-term lease with the council.
NBA London Game 2018: Philadelphia 76ers 103 Boston Celtics 114
British legend believes clash at The O2 will be on for fans to enjoy
Competition to grow from four leagues to 16 over the next three years
76ers host Celtics at The O2 on Thursday night
Celtics forward missed the weekend win over Brooklyn Nets with a sore knee
UFC Fight Night London takes place at The O2 on March 17
BT Sport and NBA League Pass broadcasting five games on December 25, including Bostik Celtics against Washington Wizards
Bobby George is one of sport’s larger-than-life characters and when he talks about darts everyone listens.
Islington youngster Roxanne Fraser enjoyed a winning debut on the Smokey’s BC show at East Tilbury Working Men’s Club last Friday.
The National Basketball Association (NBA) has announced the Jr NBA World Championship, a first-of-its kind global youth basketball tournament for teams aged 14 and under from around the world.
Lisa Wilson spoke of her late son Tom’s decision to donate his organs this week as health secretary Jeremy Hunt launched a new opt-out plan in England, writes Lee Power.
Islington Boxing Club fielded 13 fighters in their second open home show of the season at Tufnell Park’s Boston Dome last Wednesday evening.
Islington juniors were in action at various shows at the weekend.
Phil Taylor is determined to close out his illustrious career with a 17th world title at Alexandra Palace, writes Ziad Chaudry.
Cumberland ended the year on a high with a 59-56 win over Kent County in the Mizuno Natoinal Premier League.
Former Islington amateur Daniel Dubois continued his journey in the paid ranks with an impressive knockout win at the Copper Box Arena on Saturday.
Darting royalty Dennis Priestley, Martin Adams and Bobby George have stepped up to the oche in the fight against prostate cancer, attending an exclusive event at a pub that has signed up as a Men United Arms venue in London.
With the NBA London 2018 clash between Boston Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers at the O2 Arena only a month away, excitement is growing on the other side of the Atlantic.
UFC returns to the capital next year at The O2 Arena on March 17
The NR F1 Podcast takes to the airwaves to bring you its review of the 2017 Formula 1 season, Lewis Hamilton’s record-breaking effort and dishes out its end of year awards.
Islington’s Ewan Jenkins and Bob Miah have seen their hopes of success in the National Association of Boys & Girls Club Championships come to an end.
Islington Boxing Club youngsters showed some impressive form in the ring at two different events last weekend.
Brothers Luan and Liam Veras competed in the British Judo Championships at the English Institute of Sport in Sheffield on Sunday.
England Hockey will be providing 12 free introductory hockey training workshops specifically designed to engage and train teachers in London throughout the year.
The title race is hotting up in Division One of the Archway Darts League, after Kennedys beat nearest rivals Doyles A 10-5.
Anaconda Swimming Club’s Elena Dewhurst has been picked to represent the London Region at the Flanders Cup in Antwerp, Belgium in January.
Highgate Harriers Hannah Viner hopes to get the call for the European Cross-Country Championships next month after impressing at the latest British Cross Challenge at the weekend.
England’s women were left empty-handed at the Hockey World League Final after losing their bronze medal play-off to Korea in New Zealand on Sunday.
“With teenagers there’s a lot of banter, and you can really establish a relationship. You have to trust teenagers to make their own decisions.”
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