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Shane Sutton pictured in June 2014
Richard Freeman verdict harms reputations of British Cycling and Team Sky
The doctor's defence was branded "implausible" by a Medical Practitioners Tribunal.
Mar 12, 17:38
England head coach Eddie Jones pictured during training on November 11, 2020
Eddie Jones bows down to Arsene Wenger and Sir Dave Brailsford
The two coaches have swapped ideas at meetings where they discussed performance at the highest level of sport.
Jan 23, 22:15
Dave Brailsford talks to the media on July 23, 2018
Sir Dave Brailsford: 'Ineos Grenadiers need to go back to the drawing board'
Richard Carapaz was one of three Ineos riders to join a powerful breakaway on the 164km stage 16 from La Tour-du-Pin.
Sep 15, 18:41
Luke Rowe in action in July 2018
Luke Rowe backs Ineos 'to get the business done' regardless of nationalities
Luke Rowe will start his sixth Tour lining up behind defending champion Egan Bernal of Colombia and the Ecuadorian Richard Carapaz.
Aug 28, 16:44
Mitchelton-Scott rider Adam Yates of Britain on the podium during the teams presentation, on the Grand Place in Brussels on July 4, 2019
Team Ineos sign Adams Yates on two-year deal
The 28-year-old is excited about the prospect of riding for a British team.
Aug 21, 18:03
Dave Brailsford talks to the media on July 23, 2018
Bjarne Riis slams "selfish" Sir Dave Brailsford over potential Tour withdrawal
Sir Dave Brailsford recently said Team Ineos would "reserve the right to withdraw should we deem it necessary" from the rescheduled Tour de France in August.
Apr 30, 19:39
Egan Bernal celebrates winning the Tour de France on July 28, 2019
Brailsford shares joy over Tour de France win
Sir Jim Ratcliffe's takeover of the team earlier this year enabled Brailsford to comfortably plan for another Tour de France assault.
Jul 29, 22:49
Geraint Thomas pictured in August 2018
Sir Dave Brailsford: 'No bull**** between Tour de France contenders'
Bernal has been compared to four-time Tour winner Chris Froome.
Jul 6, 07:21
Chris Froome pictured in July 2018
Brailsford backs Froome to bounce back to top level
Froome suffered extensive injuries when his bike hit a wall at almost 35mph on Wednesday.
Jun 16, 11:16
Dave Brailsford talks to the media on July 23, 2018
Dave Brailsford "very comfortable" with switch from Team Sky to Team Ineos
Protesters are set to voice their anger at Ineos' record on fracking and plastics at the Tour de Yorkshire this week.
May 1, 16:20
Dave Brailsford talks to the media on July 23, 2018
Team Sky to rebrand as Team INEOS
The team will change name on May 1.
Mar 19, 16:56
Bradley Wiggins pictured on October 26, 2018
Sir Bradley Wiggins: 'Ratcliffe takeover of Team Sky ideal for Brailsford'
Britain's richest man Jim Ratcliffe looks set to replace Sky's sponsorship of the team.
Mar 19, 06:28
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Former Tour de France winner Sir Bradley Wiggins denies drug-cheat allegations
Sir Bradley Wiggins denies allegations that he and Team Sky boss Sir Dave Brailsford cheated with drugs to help the cyclist win the 2012 Tour de France.
Mar 5, 19:43
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Shane Sutton: 'British Cycling will be cleared of wrongdoing'
Shane Sutton, the former technical director of British Cycling, believes that the organisation will be cleared of wrongdoing once 'the truth comes out'.
Oct 23, 11:23
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Chris Froome: 'It is clear that the TUE system is open to abuse'
Tour de France champion Chris Froome says that the TUE system is "open to abuse".
Sep 27, 11:47
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Team Sky boss Sir Dave Brailsford defends Sir Bradley Wiggins's use of TUEs
Team Sky boss Sir Dave Brailsford defends Sir Bradley Wiggins's use of TUEs after it was revealed that the cyclist had steroid injections for medical reasons.
Sep 26, 17:44
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Shane Sutton quits as technical director of British Cycling
Shane Sutton confirms his resignation as technical director of British Cycling following allegations of discrimination.
Apr 27, 15:35
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Chris Froome signs contract extension with Team Sky through to 2018
Two-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome signs a new contract extension with Team Sky, which will run until the end of 2018.
Jan 12, 13:19
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Team Sky sign Danny van Poppel
Team Sky announce that they have completed the signing of Dutch sprinter Danny van Poppel.
Sep 25, 14:25
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Chris Froome "unlikely" to compete at World Road Cycling Championships
Two-time Tour de France champion Chris Froome is "unlikely" to be fit for the World Road Cycling Championships after breaking his foot.
Sep 9, 09:51
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Sir Dave Brailsford hails Geraint Thomas ability
Team Sky principal Sir Dave Brailsford believes that Geraint Thomas can become a leader for the team over the coming years.
Jul 1, 10:30
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Sir Dave Brailsford: 'Team communications should be aired'
Team Sky chief Sir Dave Brailsford believes that communications between teams and their riders should be aired for television viewers.
May 20, 13:25
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Sir Dave Brailsford: 'Sir Bradley Wiggins on course to break hour record'
Team Sky principal Sir Dave Brailsford backs four-time Olympic gold medallist Sir Bradley Wiggins to break the hour record in Manchester on June 7.
May 6, 11:01
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Sir Dave Brailsford: 'UCI need to deliver in fight against doping'
Team Sky boss Sir Dave Brailsford suggests that the UCI need to do more following the news that Astana were given a licence to compete, despite five failed drug tests.
Jan 12, 09:27
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Stuart Lancaster seeks Roy Hodgson advice ahead of 2015 World Cup
Stuart Lancaster reveals his England blueprint ahead of the World Cup, which includes speaking to a range of sporting figures such as Roy Hodgson and Dave Brailsford.
Jan 2, 06:45
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Team Sky target 2015 Tour de France
Sir Dave Brailsford reveals that Team Sky are determined to bounce back in 2015 with victory at the Tour de France.
Oct 11, 14:17
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Sir Bradley Wiggins will defend his Tour of Britain title
Sir Bradley Wiggins will attempt to defend his Tour of Britain title instead of competing in this month's Vuelta a Espana.
Aug 16, 14:29
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Sir Bradley Wiggins likely to quit road cycling to concentrate on track
Sir Bradley Wiggins reveals that he is likely to quit road cycling to focus on his preparations for the 2016 Olympics.
Jul 24, 23:53
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Jonathan Tiernan-Locke dropped by Team Sky after losing doping appeal
Team Sky terminate Jonathan Tiernan-Locke's contract after his unsuccessful appeal against a two-year ban for doping.
Jul 17, 16:22
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Chris Froome retires from Tour de France after two falls on stage five
Defending champion Chris Froome is forced to retire from the Tour de France after falling twice during stage five.
Jul 9, 14:44
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Sir Dave Brailsford: 'Chris Froome fine to continue in Tour de France'
Sir Dave Brailsford insists that Chris Froome's Tour de France campaign will not be ruined by his crash on Tuesday.
Jul 9, 05:26
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Chris Froome: 'I would have raced with Sir Bradley Wiggins'
Chris Froome insists that he had no say in the decision to leave Bradley Wiggins out of Team Sky's squad for the Tour de France.
Jul 3, 05:20
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Sir Dave Brailsford: 'Tough to leave Sir Bradley Wiggins out of Tour de France'
Sir Dave Brailsford admits that it was a "tough decision" to leave Sir Bradley Wiggins out of Team Sky for the upcoming Tour de France.
Jun 27, 11:29
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Chris Froome to lead Team Sky in Tour de France, Sir Bradley Wiggins out
Team Sky confirm that Chris Froome will lead the at Tour de France, while Sir Bradley Wiggins is out of the team.
Jun 27, 11:07
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Dr Steve Peters: 'Working with Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers is magic'
Psychologist Dr Steve Peters describes working with Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers as "magic".
Apr 22, 07:15
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British Cycling appoint Shane Sutton as technical director
British Cycling announce that Shane Sutton has been appointed as new technical director following the exit of Sir Dave Brailsford.
Apr 11, 10:23
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Sir Dave Brailsford steps down at British Cycling
Sir Dave Brailsford steps down as performance director at British Cycling.
Apr 11, 07:25
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Bradley Wiggins, Chris Froome row over bonus payment
Fresh reports suggest that Team Sky duo Bradley Wiggins and Chris Froome do not see eye to eye.
Nov 29, 05:37
John Curtis playing for Manchester United in 1997
Interview: John Curtis on improving English football
With England's youth teams turning out winless performances during the summer, Sports Mole caught up with former England Under-20 captain John Curtis to discuss how the nation's football fortunes can be altered.
Aug 13, 16:01
Chris Froome celebrates on the podium after winning the Tour de France on July 21, 2013
Sir Dave Brailsford "would love" Chris Froome, Bradley Wiggins partnership
Team Sky boss Sir Dave Brailsford hopes that British Tour de France winners Bradley Wiggins and Chris Froome will ride together in next year's race.
Jul 23, 00:26

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CountryGold medalSilver MedalBronze MedalT
JapanJapan114520
United StatesUnited States1010929
ChinaChina105823
Olympics flagOlympic Athletes from Russia78419
AustraliaAustralia61815
Great BritainGreat Britain56415
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Wednesday's key events


ROWING
· Team GB have dominated the men's coxless fours in recent Olympics, winning on each of the last five occasions, but this year they face some stiff competition. They are one of four rowing medal contenders for Great Britain today (2.10am)

SWIMMING
· Katie Ledecky and Ariarne Titmus face off again in the women's 200m freestyle final, with the latter having already come out on top in the 400m event (2.41am)
· Team GB's Abbie Wood is among the medal contenders in the women's 200m individual medley final, while teammate Alicia Wilson will also take part. USA's Kate Douglass was the fastest qualifier, while world and Olympic record holder Katinka Hosszu is also involved (3.45am)
· Katie Ledecky could make it two golds in one morning as she goes into the 1500m freestyle final as heavy favourite, having broken the Olympic record in qualifying (3.54am)
· Team GB were by far the fastest qualifiers for the men's 4x200m freestyle relay final and will therefore be favourites for another gold in the pool (4.26am)

RUGBY SEVENS
· Team GB take on New Zealand in the first men's semi-final, having been beaten by reigning champions Fiji but then come from behind to overcome USA on day two (3am)
· The sevens gold medal match takes place at Tokyo Stadium, with the winner of Great Britain vs. New Zealand taking on either Argentina or Fiji (10am)

ARTISTIC GYMNASTICS
· Joe Fraser and James Hall compete for Team GB in the men's all-around final (11.15am-2.10pm)

CYCLING
· Anna Shackley will take part in the women's road time trial (from 3.30am)
· Geraint Thomas and Tao Geoghegan Hart have medal ambitions for Great Britain in the men's road time trial, although both will need to recover from the crash they suffered on Saturday (6am)

DIVING
· Jack Laugher bids to retain his men's 3m synchro diving title alongside new partner Daniel Goodfellow (7am)

EQUESTRIAN
· Charlotte Dujardin will look to add to her already legendary status with a third successive Olympic individual dressage title (9.30am-1.25pm)

> Today's schedule in full
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