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Women boxers wear masks, scarves to beat smog at world championship in India

Women boxers wear masks, scarves to beat smog at world championship in India

Women boxers training for a world championship starting in the Indian capital this week are wearing surgical masks, scarves and even T-shirts across their mouths as the level of air pollution ...

Lewis Hamilton ends win drought in Azerbaijan

Lewis Hamilton ends win drought in Azerbaijan

Lewis Hamilton celebrated one of the luckiest wins of his career on Sunday after a crash-strewn and chaotic Azerbaijan Grand Prix that catapulted him into the lead of the Formula One world championship.

Qatar’s Barshim is world champion

Qatar’s Barshim is world champion

Qatar's Mutaz Essa Barshim secured the global high jump title his talent has promised for so long when he completed a faultless series in the World Championships on Sunday, culminating in a winning leap of 2.35m.

Vettel wins Hungarian GP in Ferrari one-two

Vettel wins Hungarian GP in Ferrari one-two

Sebastian Vettel increased his drivers' world championship lead to 14 points on Sunday when he led Kimi Raikkonen home in a dominant Ferrari one-two at the Hungarian Grand Prix.

Masterful Rossi wins Spanish Grand Prix

Masterful Rossi wins Spanish Grand Prix

Valentino Rossi led from start to finish with a masterly ride to win the Spanish Grand Prix in Jerez on Sunday ahead of world championship rivals Jorge Lorenzo and Marc Marquez.