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Wales doesn't honour sport legends - boxing trainer Tony Borg
… the country's sporting legends. Tony Borg welcomed plans to erect a statue of ex-heavyweight…


Sumo wrestling: The growing sexism problem in Japan's traditional sport
…Japan's sumo wrestling authority has postponed a decision on the sport's "men… to Japan's Shinto religion. "It's never been considered a sport in Japan," Mr Buckton… to the long-standing traditions in the sport and what he considers a limited awareness…


Could James Comey have been a basketball superstar?
… feet tall has about a one-in-seven chance." Sports writer Sam Smith, who covered… does social class have such an influence over sporting success? "One advantage…, away from the big men. Find out how to get into basketball with BBC Sport' special…


World of Sport Wrestling to return to British TV screens
…World of Sport Wrestling is to return to British television screens - 30 years…


Mandatory disclosure checks for youth sport coaches proposed
…Proposals for mandatory disclosure checks for all sports coaches working…, Holyrood's health and sport committee said the current system of checks was not working… there was a "compelling" case for the scheme to be made mandatory for all sports organisations…


BBC iPlayer streams sport in 4K HDR for first time
… screening live sport in 4K in 2015, and Sky followed a year later. But many experts… notice the difference. The BBC is not, however, the first to livestream sport in HDR…


BBC Northamptonshire: Latest updates
…The latest news, sport, travel and weather updates for Northamptonshire.…


BBC Local Live: Updates from North East England
…News, sport, travel and weather from across the North East for Monday 21 May…


BBC Local Live: Cumbria
…Bringing you the latest news, sport, travel and weather from across Cumbria…


Marathon runner describes how the sport saved her life
…Lynsey Kelly suffered from post-traumatic stress disorder and severe anxiety after the vehicle she was travelling in was involved in a fatal road accident seven years ago. At her lowest point she tried to take her own life. Now, thanks to…