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Atletico Madrid 0-0 Chelsea

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 21:17:10 GMT

Chelsea hold Atletico Madrid to a goalless draw in Spain to leave their two-legged Champions League semi-final evenly poised.

Cech & Terry out for league run-in

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 21:54:14 GMT

Higgins suffers shock loss to McManus

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:38:18 GMT

Man Utd begin hunt but Giggs not in race

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 19:51:26 GMT

Player-coach Ryan Giggs is not under consideration as Manchester United's next permanent manager, BBC Sport learns.

Savage on Man Utd: spend £200m & sell 12 players

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 21:56:25 GMT

BBC Sport's Robbie Savage unveils his action plan to make the Red Devils a domestic and European force once again

Olympic medallist Williamson retires

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 23:05:13 GMT

Alison Williamson will not bid for a record-breaking seventh Olympic appearance in Rio after retiring from archery.

Manchester United sack manager Moyes

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:54:20 GMT

Manchester United manager David Moyes is sacked after only 10 months, with Ryan Giggs taking temporary charge at Old Trafford.

Rusedski to coach teenager Edmund

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:11:46 GMT

Former US Open runner-up Greg Rusedski is to coach Britain's highest ranked teenage tennis player Kyle Edmund.

Bolton Wanderers 0-1 Leicester City

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:36:22 GMT

Leicester clinch the Championship title with two games to go following a narrow victory against Bolton at the Reebok Stadium.

Adcocks are 'better pair' than Scots

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 13:56:04 GMT

England's Chris Adcock says he and wife Gabby can overcome Imogen Bankier and Robert Blair in European Championships.

GB defeat world champions Spain

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:54:40 GMT

Great Britain's women's water polo team secure a 9-7 win over world champions Spain in their final World League match.

Smith finds touch against Essex

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:47:12 GMT

Skipper Graeme Smith makes 65 as Surrey reply to Essex's 306 all out with 217-6 on day three at The Oval.

Crutchlow to miss Argentina Grand Prix

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:57:24 GMT

Injured Cal Crutchlow is ruled out of the Argentina Grand Prix after failing to recover following surgery on a hand injury.

Farbrace set to be Moores assistant

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 10:04:20 GMT

Paul Farbrace is close to being named England's new assistant coach after quitting his role as boss of Sri Lanka.

Assistant Mjallby to leave Celtic

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 16:49:31 GMT

Celtic assistant manager Johan Mjallby will leave the Scottish Premiership champions at the end of the season.

Armstrong's team boss gets 10-year ban

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 09:35:29 GMT

Ex-Swansea midfielder Bodde in coma

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:07:41 GMT

Ex-Swansea midfielder Ferrie Bodde, 31, is in an induced coma in a Dutch hospital after being diagnosed with pneumonia.

Sagbo fined over 'quenelle' gesture

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:03:52 GMT

Hull City's Yannick Sagbo is fined £15,000 by the FA over a charge relating to Nicolas Anelka's 'quenelle' gesture.

R&A chief executive Dawson to retire

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 12:29:55 GMT

Peter Dawson is to step down as chief executive of the R&A, golf's governing body, in September 2015.

Reading 2-0 Middlesbrough

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:27:18 GMT

Reading defeat Middlesbrough to climb up to sixth in the Championship with two games of the regular season remaining.

Mirallas out of final three matches

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:07:33 GMT

Everton forward Kevin Mirallas will miss the end of the season with a groin tear suffered against Manchester United on Sunday.

Evans wins 10th World Ladies' title

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:29:57 GMT

Reanne Evans defeats Hong Kong's Ng On Yee 6-0 to pick up a record 10th Ladies' World Snooker title.

Shooter Gault aims for medal record

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 21:02:25 GMT

Shooter Mick Gault comes out of retirement as he bids to become the most successful Commonwealth Games athlete of all time.

Real Madrid v Bayern Munich

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:18:07 GMT

Preview followed by live coverage of Wednesday's Champions League game between Real Madrid and Bayern Munich.

Moyes's Man Utd tenure in pictures

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 08:12:51 GMT

During his 10 months in charge of Manchester United, David Moyes has endured a handful of highs but plenty more lows

VIDEO: World Cup moments: Brilliant Eusebio

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 05:20:06 GMT

BBC Sport counts down 100 of the greatest World Cup moments, as the 2014 tournament in Brazil draws nearer.

VIDEO: 'Only Mourinho could follow Sir Alex'

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:17:11 GMT

Match of the Day presenter Gary Lineker says only Jose Mourinho could have succeeded in following Sir Alex Ferguson as Manchester United boss.

VIDEO: Moyes - from 'Chosen One' to sacked

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 08:25:28 GMT

David Moyes is sacked after less than a year as Manchester United's manager, with the club seventh in the Premier League.

VIDEO: Notts County top Women's Super League

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 18:38:18 GMT

England forward Jess Clarke scored both goals as Notts County recorded a 2-0 win at Everton.

VIDEO: Walden's 137 highest tournament break

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 19:28:19 GMT

Ricky Walden makes the highest break of the World Snooker Championships so far with 137 in the second round against Kyren Wilson.

VIDEO: Scorer sees red after flooring manager

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 17:00:30 GMT

Hearts player Jamie Hamill receives a second yellow card after his penalty-scoring celebration leads to a touchline altercation with Ross County players and management.

VIDEO: Archive - Rocket's fastest 147

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 05:25:29 GMT

Ronnie O'Sullivan makes a maximum 147 break in the quickest time recorded, five minutes 20 seconds.

VIDEO: Are best bosses turning games?

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 07:30:52 GMT

Mark Chapman is joined by Danny Murphy and Martin Keown for this week's Match of the Day 3, to discuss whether certain managers are winning matches this season.

VIDEO: Murphy miscue makes red ball fly

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 20:38:02 GMT

Shaun Murphy miscues a pot during his first-round match against Jamie Cope at the World Championships, sending a red flying through the air.

VIDEO: Man Utd players should be ashamed - Keane

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 19:27:00 GMT

Former Manchester United captain Roy Keane says David Moyes was let down by United's players, who should be 'ashamed of themselves'.

VIDEO: Contenders to replace Moyes at Man Utd

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 18:48:37 GMT

BBC Sport looks at the potential contenders to replace David Moyes as Manchester United manager.

VIDEO: When Giggs speaks, you listen - Savage

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:15:28 GMT

Robbie Savage tells BBC Sport that Ryan Giggs will command the respect of the Manchester United dressing room.

VIDEO: Ding defeated by debutant Wasley

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:25:41 GMT

World Championship debutant Michael Wasley causes the shock of the tournament so far by defeating Ding Junhui.

VIDEO: Selby pulls off stunning trick shot

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:55:51 GMT

Mark Selby produces a spectacular pot in his first-round clash with Michael White at the World Championships.

VIDEO: Champions League preview

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 16:52:52 GMT

BBC Sport pundits Robbie Fowler and Robbie Savage look ahead to the Champions League semi-finals featuring Atletico Madrid v Chelsea and Real Madrid v Bayern Munich.

VIDEO: Pellegrini hopes to continue winning

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 22:07:11 GMT

Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini wants to keep winning and put pressure on Premier League leaders Liverpool.

VIDEO: How flag error ended Chinese GP early

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 08:36:20 GMT

BBC F1 pit-lane reporter Tom Clarkson explains how the Chinese Grand Prix finished one lap early after an official waved the chequered flag in error.

VIDEO: Bingham's embarrassing blunder

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 13:16:20 GMT

Watch Stuart Bingham chip the cue ball over the black and into the pocket during his match with Ken Doherty at the Snooker World Championship.

VIDEO: Moyes's final BBC interview at Man Utd

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 17:49:35 GMT

Manchester United manager David Moyes admits his side gave away "dreadful goals" during their 2-0 away defeat to Everton.

VIDEO: Challenge Cup fifth round preview

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:52:00 GMT

Huddersfield Giants prop Eorl Crabtree and former Salford Red Devils boss Brian Noble preview the fifth round of the Challenge Cup on BBC's Super League Show.

VIDEO: Referee's spillage amuses Higgins

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:26:10 GMT

John Higgins appears amused by an unfortunate moment for Dutch referee Jan Verhaas, after he knocked over a bottle of water during play.

VIDEO: Williams need to cut slack - Smedley

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 13:10:43 GMT

Williams head of vehicle performance Rob Smedley believes that his new team need to 'cut out all of the slack' and work on 'a knife edge' in order to succeed

VIDEO: West Ham game a cup final - Mel

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 22:06:04 GMT

West Bromwich Albion boss Pepe Mel says their upcoming fixture against West Ham is like a cup final.

VIDEO: Boston runners recall marathon attack

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 23:00:46 GMT

Doctor Natalie Stavas finished last year's Boston Marathon just as the bombs exploded, and now the runner turned first responder prepares to run again.

VIDEO: Alex Scott meets hero Trevor Nelson

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 21:29:22 GMT

England and Arsenal player Alex Scott meets her hero DJ Trevor Nelson at the Radio 1Xtra studios in London.

VIDEO: Watch Priestland's point-blank miss

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 14:04:21 GMT

Scarlets fly-half Rhys Priestland misses a kick from right in front of the posts after scoring a try against the Blues at the Millennium Stadium.

The contenders to replace Moyes

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:29:21 GMT

Netherlands boss Louis van Gaal heads the list of potential contenders to replace David Moyes as Manchester United manager

Moyes: Powerless as his dream turns sour

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 12:49:31 GMT

Former Manchester United boss David Moyes failed to meet the challenge of managing at Old Trafford, says Tom Fordyce

Godolphin doping scandal - one year on

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 12:04:28 GMT

Which questions remain unanswered 12 months after one of the biggest doping scandals in British horse racing history?

Donald & Westwood making major gains

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 19:16:32 GMT

Luke Donald and Lee Westwood are showing signs they could finally win a major after coaching changes, says Iain Carter

Ferguson 'must share blame' for Moyes failure

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 08:04:53 GMT

Manchester United will regret allowing Sir Alex Ferguson to pick David Moyes as his successor, says Phil McNulty

Moyes sacking: Questions must be asked of Glazers

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 08:18:05 GMT

Why Manchester United's owners must take their share of the blame in the wake of David Moyes's sacking

Burnley's slideshow to success

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 18:13:34 GMT

Sean Dyche gave a slideshow presentation at his job interview with Burnley. Two years on, he has led them to the top flight

Must-not-miss sport on the BBC

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 21:47:56 GMT

Your guide to the latest sporting events on the BBC, including snooker, football, rugby league, cricket and Formula 1

Andy Murray heads home for awards

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 00:39:53 GMT

Andy Murray is back in his home area of Stirlingshire to receive a number of awards and honours, including the freedom of Stirling.

'Chosen One' banner may go to museum

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 09:16:11 GMT

The banner that marked David Moyes's appointment as Manchester United manager may go to a museum after his sacking.

Rodgers & Brailsford 'two of a kind'

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 07:02:13 GMT

A psychologist who works with Liverpool likens manager Brendan Rodgers to ex-British Cycling team boss Sir Dave Brailsford.

Boston marathon honours bomb victims

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 17:06:39 GMT

Thousands of runners take to the streets of Boston as it honours those killed and injured in a bomb attack last year at the marathon's finish line.

Hopkins secures historic victory

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 08:21:19 GMT

Bernard Hopkins becomes the oldest boxer to unify a weight division with a split-decision victory in Washington.

Late wickets hurt Northants effort

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 18:23:39 GMT

Matthew Spriegel and James Middlebrook fall late to leave Northants 149-4 following-on, 216 runs adrift of Yorkshire.

Gilbert claims third Amstel Gold

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 15:58:07 GMT

Philippe Gilbert sees off fellow Belgian Jelle Vanendert to earn his third Amstel Gold victory in the Netherlands.

Simmonds wins 400m gold in Glasgow

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 21:29:31 GMT

Ellie Simmonds wins her second medal of the British Para-Swimming International meet in Glasgow with 400m freestyle gold.

Mourinho 'wants to rest players'

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:46:12 GMT

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho says he wants to rest key players for Sunday's trip to Premier League leaders Liverpool.

Ricciardo plays down Vettel dispute

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:30:06 GMT

Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo defuses a potential dispute with Sebastian Vettel over team orders at the Chinese GP.

Kuchar pips Donald in RBC Heritage

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 22:56:56 GMT

England's Luke Donald finishes second, one shot behind American Matt Kuchar, at the RBC Heritage in South Carolina.

Racing broadcaster Wilson dies aged 73

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 16:45:19 GMT

Former BBC racing presenter and commentator Julian Wilson dies aged 73 following a long illness.

Marquez eases to Texas victory

Sun, 13 Apr 2014 20:42:59 GMT

World champion Marc Marquez claims victory from Honda team-mate Dani Pedrosa in the Grand Prix of the Americas in Texas.

Dujardin breaks her own world record

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 20:36:42 GMT

Double Olympic champion Charlotte Dujardin and her horse Valegro break their own world record to win World Cup gold.

Ferres apologises for 'woeful' Bulls

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 12:27:34 GMT

Bradford Bulls managing director Steve Ferres calls the side's performance in the 84-6 defeat at Wigan "embarrassing".

Italy prop Cittadini to join Wasps

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 14:36:59 GMT

London Wasps agree the signing of Italy prop Lorenzo Cittadini from Benetton Treviso for next season.

Wasley 'has a taste for Crucible'

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 16:53:21 GMT

Michael Wasley says his shock first-round World Championship victory over Ding Junhui has made him more hungry for success.

Scots reveal largest aquatics team

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:00:37 GMT

Team Scotland have named their largest aquatics team in Commonwealth Games history for Glasgow 2014.

Injured Djokovic 'back in two weeks'

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 13:48:01 GMT

Novak Djokovic hopes to return in two weeks' time after his wrist injury was found to be not as serious as first thought.

GB coach plays down slopestyle fears

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 09:46:50 GMT

GB Freeski head coach Pat Sharples plays down fears that ski and snowboard slopestyle could be banned from the Winter Olympics.

Burnley promotion historic - Dyche

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 22:15:55 GMT

Burnley manager Sean Dyche describes his side's promotion to the Premier League as a historic achievement.

Moyes needed more time, says McLeish

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 13:35:35 GMT

Alex McLeish believes taking on a successful team is what cost fellow Scot David Moyes his job at Manchester United.

Marshall hopeful on Cardiff survival

Wed, 23 Apr 2014 06:28:33 GMT

Cardiff City goalkeeper David Marshall is still confident the Welsh team can avoid relegation from the Premier League.

Cliftonville win Premiership title

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:29:51 GMT

Cliftonville make it back-to-back Irish Premiership titles by beating Portadown at Shamrock Park.

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SWIM TEAM BORDERS AT THE EAST DISTRICT CHAMPIONSHIPS


Swim Team Borders travelled to the Fife Institute of Sport on the 5th & 6th of December to contest the second round of the East District Age Group Championships for this season.

Once again the team put in a fine performance, with members collecting numerous medals, claiming an East District record, contesting many finals and recording personal best times in almost every event.

Amy Fraser, 15 years of Gala ASC, again led the way for the team claiming two gold medals and one silver medal in impressive style. Fraser took two East District titles with typically dominant displays in the 14/15 years 200m and 400m Freestyle events. Not a noted breaststroker, Fraser also claimed silver in the 14/15 years 200m Breaststroke with a remarkable 11 second PB.
Ryan Brown of Kelso ASC is still only 11 years old, yet he was required to take on the 12 & 13 year olds at this competition. This didn’t stop the youngster from taking the scalps of many of his elders. Brown broke the 11 years 200m Breaststroke East District record. He was also the quickest “12 year old” in both the 12/13 years 100m and 200m Breaststroke. He recorded significant PB’s in all four of the events he contested over the weekend.
Kirsty Paterson, 16 years of Duns ASC, took bronze in the 16 years & over 200m Breaststroke with a significant PB. Paterson also recorded solid PB’s in the 200m and 400m Freestyle.
Fourteen year old Jessica Wilcox smashed her previous 200m Freestyle PB by 4.5 seconds to go under the 2 minute 10 sec barrier for the first time. The Teviotdale ASC swimmer’s performance saw her shrug off her pre-competition ranking of 8th to claim the bronze medal. She narrowly missed silver by five one hundredths of a second but was the quickest 14 year old in the East District with only two 15 year olds bettering her time.
Kelso ASC representative Lucy Hope, narrowly missed the podium with a 4th placing in the 12/13 years 400m freestyle. However she did record the quickest performance in the event by a 12 year old with a 5 second PB, and managed to come within just 21 one hundredths of a second of breaking the East District Age Group Record in the event. Hope also placed 5th in the 12/13 years 200m Freestyle final and recorded a solid PB in the 200m Breaststroke. 
Teviotdale Swimming Club’s Scott Wilcox recorded a solid PB in the 16 years and over 200m Breaststroke. The 16 year old placed fourth in narrowly missing a podium finish.
Representing Peebles ASC, 12 year old Gregor Swinney was in impressive form placing fifth in the final of the 100m Breaststroke shortly after recording a massive 7 second PB in the heat. Swinney also recorded a huge 10 second PB in the 12/13 years 400m freestyle.
Thirteen year old Chloe Mitchell, Kelso ASC, recorded solid PB’s every time she hit the water. She improved on her previous best times in the 12/13 years 200m Freestyle, 400m Freestyle, 100m Breaststroke and 200m Breaststroke.
Sixteen year old Euan Johnston, representing Duns ASC, made the final in the 16 years & over 100m Butterfly (5th) and 100m Backstroke (6th) and narrowly missed bettering his PB’s in the three other events he contested.
Kristie Waugh, 13 of Teviotdale ASC, recorded a PB in the 12/13 years 200m Freestyle and narrowly missed a PB in the 200m Breaststroke.
Coach of Swim Team Borders and Borders Performance Swimming Coach, Alex Jordan, said: “With almost every Swim Team Borders event resulting in a PB over the weekend it’s hard not to be very pleased with the team’s performances. The East District Record, East District titles and the numerous medals won are all fair reward for this team of committed swimmers.”

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