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Norwich City 2-3 Liverpool

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:35:18 GMT

Liverpool open up a five-point lead at the top of the Premier League after a hard-fought win over relegation-battling Norwich.

Everton 2-0 Manchester United

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 17:38:31 GMT

Third race win a dream - Hamilton

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 11:49:07 GMT

Lewis Hamilton said it was a "dream" to have won three consecutive races with Mercedes this season.

Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 16:51:06 GMT

Wawrinka takes Monte Carlo title

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 15:48:32 GMT

Stanislas Wawrinka beats fellow Swiss Roger Federer to win the first Masters 1000 title of his career in Monte Carlo.

Hull City 0-3 Arsenal

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 15:59:52 GMT

Arsenal keep control of the destiny of the fourth and final Champions League spot with a comfortable win at Hull.

Doherty beats Bingham to progress

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 11:57:16 GMT

Ken Doherty reaches the second round of the World Snooker Championship for the first time in eight years.

Hamilton eases to victory in China

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 08:46:09 GMT

Lewis Hamilton takes a dominant victory in the Chinese GP to win three consecutive races for the first time in his career.

Welbeck considers Man Utd exit

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 17:49:32 GMT

Manchester United forward Danny Welbeck is considering a move in order to play more in his preferred central striking role.

I will address sale rumours - Lerner

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 16:51:15 GMT

Aston Villa owner Randy Lerner says he will wait until the end of the season to address reports he is set to sell the club.

Dominant Dujardin wins World Cup

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 18:06:32 GMT

Britain's Olympic dressage champion Charlotte Dujardin takes freestyle victory in the World Cup final in Lyon.

IPL investigative panel appointed

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 18:51:22 GMT

India's cricket board appoints a three-member investigative panel to look into allegations of corruption in the Indian Premier League.

Newcastle 18-23 Saracens

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 16:39:22 GMT

A much-changed Saracens side edge past Newcastle Falcons to stay comfortably clear at the top of the Premiership table.

Pro12: Blues 17-13 Scarlets

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 15:06:27 GMT

Both sides had a man sent off as the Cardiff Blues beat the Scarlets 17-13 in the Pro12 derby at the Millennium Stadium.

Slater claims butterfly world record

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 18:19:20 GMT

Preston's Steph Slater sets a new 100m butterfly world best at the British Para-Swimming International meet in Glasgow.

Hopkins secures historic victory

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 08:21:19 GMT

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.

Warner hoping for Trott recovery

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 11:48:27 GMT

Australia batsman David Warner hopes Jonathan Trott will return to cricket from his stress-related issues.

Wie wins first title in three years

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 18:15:56 GMT

Michelle Wie wins her third LPGA Tour title and her first in three years with victory at Hawaii's Lotte Championship.

Westwood wins by seven in Malaysia

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 12:29:14 GMT

Lee Westwood wins the Malaysian Open after the final round is delayed by four hours because of the threat of lightning.

'Hillsborough words inspired us'

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 16:07:53 GMT

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers says Hillsborough campaigner Margaret Aspinall inspired his team to victory at Norwich.

Final will be different - Wenger

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 17:37:32 GMT

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger says their 3-0 league win at Hull City will have no bearing on their FA Cup final meeting next month.

Liverpool draw, Man City are beaten

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 17:53:53 GMT

Chelsea's Ji So-Yun is sent off in a 0-0 draw with Liverpool as Manchester City suffer a defeat against Bristol Academy.

Croatia thrash GB in Worlds opener

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 14:03:01 GMT

Great Britain begin their ice hockey World Championship campaign with a a 4-0 defeat by Croatia in Lithuania.

Tammys Hill goes for Irish National

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:20:27 GMT

Trainer Liam Lennon hopes Cheltenham winner Tammys Hill can land another triumph in Monday's Irish Grand National.

Germany & Czech Rep in Fed Cup final

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 11:59:47 GMT

Angelique Kerber gives Germany victory over Australia while the Czech Republic beat Italy in the Fed Cup semi-finals.

In pictures: London Marathon 2014

Sun, 13 Apr 2014 17:03:18 GMT

The best images as thousands of runners take part in the London Marathon 2014.

VIDEO: Scrum V Sunday

Fri, 22 Feb 2013 18:04:43 GMT

Ross Harries presents highlights of Scarlets v Blues and Dragons v Ospreys.

VIDEO: 50 Golden Years of Sport

Wed, 09 Apr 2014 10:24:06 GMT

Sue Barker presents a look back at the history of sport on BBC Two through some of its most-watched events over the past 50 years.

VIDEO: Perry flukes black with awful shot

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 10:44:54 GMT

Joe Perry flukes the black to win the third frame of his World Championship Snooker match against Jamie Burnett with a botched safety shot.

VIDEO: Highlights: Hamilton cruises to China win

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 11:00:26 GMT

Watch highlights as Lewis Hamilton takes a dominant victory in the Chinese Grand Prix to win three consecutive races for the first time in his career.

VIDEO: My best Easter ever - Hamilton

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:18:07 GMT

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton says this is his best Easter ever after winning the Chinese Grand Prix having lead from start to finish.

VIDEO: O'Sullivan backs legends' wildcard

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 08:43:12 GMT

Reigning world champion Ronnie O'Sullivan gives his backing to wildcard tour entries for legends of the sport such as Stephen Hendry, Steve Davis and Jimmy White.

VIDEO: Sandro not good enough - Sherwood

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 15:06:29 GMT

Tottenham boss Tim Sherwood says midfielder Sandro was not part of the team that beat Fulham 3-1 because he is not currently "good enough" to be selected.

VIDEO: Highlights: Hamilton storms to China pole

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 09:04:08 GMT

Watch highlights as Lewis Hamilton takes his third pole position in four races with a stunning performance in qualifying at the Chinese Grand Prix.

VIDEO: Watch Hamilton's China pole lap

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 09:08:22 GMT

Ride on board with Lewis Hamilton as the Mercedes man put his car on pole position at the Chinese Grand Prix.

VIDEO: Hamilton unfazed by weather

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 10:20:49 GMT

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton says he is not bothered about the race conditions at the Chinese Grand Prix after securing pole position in a rainy qualifying session.

VIDEO: Moyes left 'great memories' - Martinez

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:17:08 GMT

Everton manager Roberto Martinez praises his predecessor David Moyes, who returns with Manchester United on Sunday.

VIDEO: Liverpool run incredible - Rodgers

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 14:14:32 GMT

Brendan Rodgers says Liverpool's run of 11 consecutive Premier League wins is "incredible" after their hard-fought 3-2 away victory against Norwich.

VIDEO: St Mirren's McLean scores after 13 secs

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 18:10:42 GMT

St Mirren take the lead 13 seconds after kick-off against Hibs, with Kenny McLean netting for the Buddies (UK users only).

VIDEO: Man Utd let in dreadful goals - Moyes

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: Angry Mourinho 'congratulates' referee

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 18:59:55 GMT

Manager Jose Mourinho 'congratulates' referee Mike Dean after Chelsea's 2-1 home defeat to Sunderland, the Portuguese's first ever loss in the league at Stamford Bridge.

VIDEO: Last four days remarkable - Poyet

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 19:14:51 GMT

Sunderland manager Gus Poyet describes the last four days as "remarkable" after following up a midweek draw against Manchester City, with a 2-1 victory over Chelsea.

VIDEO: Moyes relishing return to Everton

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:22:45 GMT

Man Utd boss David Moyes is "looking forward" to going back to Goodison Park for Sunday's Premier League match against Everton.

VIDEO: Golfer Larrazabal attacked by hornets

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:07:16 GMT

Spanish golfer Pablo Larrazabal is attacked by hornets and forced into a lake to avoid the swarm at the Malaysian Open.

VIDEO: Steering wheel distracts Maldonado

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 05:54:32 GMT

Lotus driver Pastor Maldonado nearly crashes after getting distracted making adjustments to his steering wheel during first practice for the Chinese Grand Prix.

VIDEO: World Cup moments: Suarez handball

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 06:27:16 GMT

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

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.

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: 'Phenomenal effort' pleases Adams

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:51:55 GMT

Manager Neil Adams praises Norwich's "phenomenal effort" in their narrow 3-2 home Premier League defeat to Liverpool.

VIDEO: Phillips completes BMX World Cup double

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 10:54:13 GMT

Great Britain's Liam Phillips wins the Supercross title at the first round of the BMX World Cup series in Manchester, adding to his time-trial victory.

VIDEO: Marshall saved season - Solskjaer

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 16:57:10 GMT

Cardiff manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says goalkeeper David Marshall saved his side's season with a stop in the dying minutes of their 1-1 draw with Stoke.

VIDEO: Doherty predicts Man Utd victory

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:48:42 GMT

BBC Sport's football expert Mark Lawrenson is up against snooker star and former world champion Ken Doherty in his weekly Premier League predictions.

VIDEO: O'Sullivan starts defence in style

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 10:30:47 GMT

Ronnie O'Sullivan starts his World Championship defence in style with a clearance of 124 in the second frame of his first round match with Robin Hull.

VIDEO: Pietersen fell out with me - England boss Moores

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 12:04:05 GMT

Peter Moores says "I didn't fall out with Kevin Pietersen, he feel out with me", as he is appointed England coach for the second time.

VIDEO: The life of cheeky Charley

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:14:47 GMT

The BBC is given exclusive access to the life of teenage golf sensation Charley Hull as she continues her rise to stardom in the game.

It's tough luck to lose to your team-mate

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 14:35:56 GMT

Lewis Hamilton builds psychological edge over team-mate Nico Rosberg after third consecutive GP win, writes Andrew Benson

Liverpool closer to Premier League heaven

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 16:32:49 GMT

After Anfield flop Fabio Borini derails Chelsea, Liverpool will have only themselves to blame if they don't win title - Phil McNulty

When being world champion doesn't pay

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 16:00:57 GMT

How Olympic cyclist Emma Pooley's hobby turned out to be better paid than her day job

Moores a good fit for new-look England - Agnew

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 14:53:51 GMT

Peter Moores can impose himself on a young, ambitious England squad, writes BBC cricket correspondent Jonathan Agnew

Do Hibs have the stomach for a fight?

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 10:01:08 GMT

A run of nine games without a win leaves Easter Road side Hibernian in a battle for Scottish Premiership survival

Should gender come into play in sports governance?

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:38:13 GMT

British Cycling has set the gold standards in recent years, but even it felt change was needed at the top level

'Depression is my coffee stain'

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 10:44:19 GMT

Depression tore Martin Ling away from football management, and he admits it would take a "brave person" to re-employ him

Must-not-miss sport on the BBC

Sun, 13 Apr 2014 22:04:09 GMT

Your guide to the latest sporting events on the BBC, including snooker, Formula 1 and Premier League football

Lawro's predictions v Ken Doherty

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 17:14:14 GMT

BBC Sport's football expert Mark Lawrenson takes on former snooker world champion Ken Doherty in this week's predictions

Barcelona: End of an era?

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 09:43:58 GMT

Troubles on the pitch and scandals off it mean Barcelona may enter a period of change, says Spanish football writer Andy West

Cram accepts British Athletics role

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:21:51 GMT

Former world champion Steve Cram joins British Athletics as an adviser and mentor ahead of the 2016 Olympics.

Quigg retains title inside two rounds

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 22:39:59 GMT

Scott Quigg defends his WBA super-bantamweight title for the third time with a second-round stoppage of Tshifhiwa Munyai.

Jennings knock boosts Durham innings

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 17:52:21 GMT

Keaton Jennings hits his second Championship 50 of the season to help Durham to 308 all-out on day one against Somerset.

Phillips wins Manchester Supercross

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 21:06:38 GMT

British world champion Liam Phillips wins the Supercross final at the BMX World Cup event in Manchester on Saturday.

Kindred secures European standard

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 20:14:23 GMT

Six-time Paralympic champion Sascha Kindred reaches the qualifying standard for the IPC European Swimming Championships.

Adams belief in Norwich survival aim

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 17:05:34 GMT

Norwich boss Neil Adams says they can avoid relegation by playing as well as they did in the second half against Liverpool.

Ricciardo plays down Vettel dispute

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:30:06 GMT

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

Donald two clear at Heritage event

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 07:44:54 GMT

Luke Donald leads the RBC Heritage at Hilton Head by two shots at eight under par after a 66 in the penultimate round.

Grandeur wins Coral Easter Classic

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 19:51:49 GMT

Grandeur wins the Coral Easter Classic by a head, as British race meetings are held on Good Friday for the first time.

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.

St Helens 14-33 Wigan Warriors

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:22:36 GMT

St Helens' 100% start to the season is ended as reigning Super League champions Wigan win a ferocious derby.

Northampton 36-21 London Irish

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 15:26:43 GMT

Northampton Saints survive a remarkable London Irish fightback to return to winning ways at Franklin's Gardens.

Carter sees off debutant Xiao

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 18:03:53 GMT

Ali Carter beats Xiao Guodong to reach the second round of the World Snooker Championship at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield.

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 out for 'some time'

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 17:39:29 GMT

World number two Novak Djokovic says he needs to let his injured wrist heal after losing to Roger Federer in Monte Carlo.

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.

Ballance ton helps Yorkshire recover

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 18:10:22 GMT

England batsman Gary Ballance hits an unbeaten 117 as Yorkshire close day one against Northamptonshire on 328-7

Clubs push for further SFA change

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 16:20:10 GMT

The Scottish Professional Football League proposes change when the Scottish FA holds its annual general meeting in May.

Pro12: NG Dragons 10-20 Ospreys

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 18:00:47 GMT

Ospreys beat NG Dragons to keep their play-off hopes alive in the second of two Pro12 derbies at the Millennium Stadium.

Linfield 1-1 Portadown

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 16:35:51 GMT

Linfield boss David Jeffrey is refusing to throw in the towel despite dropping two vital points at home to Portadown.

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BORDERER ATHLETES WIN GOLD AT NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS


Two young athletes from the Borders were victorious in the Scottish National Relay Championships at Pitreavie at the weekend (18th July).

John Glen from Galashiels competed in the U17 Boys 4x100 relay for Edinburgh Athletics Club. The team that included Cameron Goodall, Jay Younger, John Glen & Tom Holligan won the race in a time of 44.41. John who is only 15 and is a pupil at Galashiels Academy has a P.B of 11.46 for the 100m and 22.83 for the 200m is hoping to improve his P.B's this season and is looking forward to the Scottish Championships in August.

Coran Darling from Earlston competed in the U15 Boys 4x100 relay and also won a gold medal with a stunning display. Coran who was given permission by
Tweed, Leader, Jed Track (TLJT) to compete for Edinburgh A.C was in a team that consisted of Kyle Hogg, Ben Robbins, Jamie Batho and won the race in a time of 46.90. Coran who has a P.B for the 100m of 12.20 and 24.88 for the 200m also recently competed in the Super8's at Scotstoun Stadium and won the 300m with a time of 40.06s and finished 4th in the long jump on his first attempt at the discipline, with a leap of 4.94m. Coran also helped the Edinburgh medley relay team to victory in the last event of the night, winning the 400m leg.

Congratulations to both boys and hopefully we'll hear more about them in the upcoming months.
John & Coran


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