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Norwich City 2-3 Liverpool

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:35:18 GMT

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.

Hopkins secures historic victory

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 08:21:19 GMT

Welbeck considers Man Utd exit

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 14:25:27 GMT

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

Hull City 0-3 Arsenal

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 15:00:01 GMT

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

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.

Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 15:48:27 GMT

Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, the US boxer whose wrongful conviction for murder caused an international outcry, dies aged 76.

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.

Gilbert claims third Amstel Gold

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 15:29:28 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.

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.

Mourinho 'congratulates' referee Dean

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 21:24:06 GMT

Wilshere fit for World Cup - Wenger

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 09:28:12 GMT

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger tells England manager Roy Hodgson that Jack Wilshere will be fit for the World Cup.

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.

Poyet believes in Sunderland 'miracle'

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 21:12:44 GMT

Moores ‘will work better with Cook’

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 18:32:14 GMT

Former England captain Michael Vaughan says Peter Moores will fare better with Alastair Cook as captain than himself.

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.

Cardiff can stay up - Solskjaer

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 19:09:17 GMT

Cardiff can still stay in the Premier League despite drawing 1-1 at home to Stoke City, says Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.

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.

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.

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.

Stanning & Glover win at GB trials

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 21:48:23 GMT

Olympic champions Helen Glover and Heather Stanning reunite to win the women's pair at the British rowing trials.

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.

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.

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: 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: Neville admits Man Utd have 'failed'

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:58:17 GMT

Manchester United first-team coach Phil Neville tells Football Focus the team have "failed on the pitch" this season.

VIDEO: Great snooker finals at the Crucible

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 07:09:06 GMT

BBC Sport takes a look at some great finals at the World Snooker Championship, as the 2014 tournament approaches.

VIDEO: Reds have 'surpassed expectations'

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 14:14:32 GMT

Brendan Rodgers says Liverpool have already "surpassed expectations" this season, after claiming a hard fought 3-2 away victory against Norwich.

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: 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: Pulis 'disappointed' with Cardiff

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 11:54:33 GMT

Crystal Palace boss Tony Pulis admits he is "disappointed" Cardiff have been "dropping stuff to the press" over an alleged team-sheet leak.

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: 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.

VIDEO: Highlights: Glasgow 27-9 Ulster

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 21:32:54 GMT

Highlights from Glasgow's 27-9 win over Ulster in the Pro12 at Scotstoun.

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

Sun, 20 Apr 2014 14:35:56 GMT

As Lewis Hamilton builds a psychological edge over team-mate Nico Rosberg, Sebastian Vettel find himself in unfamiliar territory, writes Andrew Benson

'Cast-off Borini takes Liverpool to brink of glory'

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 21:02:54 GMT

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

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

'Martinez-charmed Everton will not welcome Moyes'

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:53:53 GMT

David Moyes will not get a warm welcome back at Everton, whose fans have fallen under Roberto Martinez's spell

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

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 18:27:25 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.

Boxer admits lap-dance club assault

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:43:53 GMT

An Olympic boxing silver medallist admits assaulting a reveller at a lap-dancing club after a row over a reality TV show.

No way back for Pietersen - Downton

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 12:23:22 GMT

England managing director Paul Downton says there is no chance of a recall for Kevin Pietersen under new coach Peter Moores.

Cavendish to miss Giro d'Italia

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:29:24 GMT

Isle of Man cyclist Mark Cavendish is to miss the Giro d'Italia as he steps up his preparations for the Tour de France.

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.

Everton v Manchester United

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 12:22:09 GMT

Preview followed by live coverage of Sunday's Premier League game between Everton and Manchester United.

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.

Westwood lead cut to one in Malaysia

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 08:28:29 GMT

Lee Westwood's four-shot halfway lead is cut to a single stroke after round three of the Malaysian Open in Kuala Lumpur.

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 and return to winning ways at Franklin's Gardens.

World Championship scores and results

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 18:07:12 GMT

The scores and results for the 2014 World Championship at the Crucible 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.

Magath confident Fulham will stay up

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 15:43:24 GMT

Fulham boss Felix Magath says his side will stay in the Premier League by winning their remaining two home games.

Butcher vows to do Hibs fans proud

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 18:54:26 GMT

Terry Butcher vows to do the Hibernian fans proud when they face Hearts following a 2-0 defeat to St Mirren.

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.

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.

News

27 Year Old Record Falls at Birmingham Games


ASP Athlete Guy Learmonth was part of the Scotland U20 4x400m team at Birmingham Games on the 26th July.

The Scotland U20 4x400m team of Anthony Young (Pitreavie), Jay Younger (Edinburgh AC), Greg Louden (Lasswade) and Guy Learmonth (Lasswade) broke the Scottish junior record with a time of 3.14.25, to erase a mark that had stood for almost 27 years, as they finished 3rd at the Birmingham Games on Saturday 24th July.

 
The previous record of 3.14.57 was set at Meadowbank on the 13th August 1983 and belonged to the team of Brian Whittle, Jim Nicoll, Martin Johnston and Mark McMahon – all of whom are still ranked in the Scottish top 20 all-time over 400m.

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