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Bilodid makes judo history as world's youngest champion

Bilodid makes judo history as world's youngest champion

Daria Bilodid of Ukraine made judo history on Thursday by becoming the youngest world champion at the age of 17.

Britain's Thomas wins Tour de France, Kristoff takes final stage

Britain's Thomas wins Tour de France, Kristoff takes final stage

Britain's Geraint Thomas cruised down the Champs-Elysees as Tour de France champion on Sunday in a final stage won by Norway's Alexander Kristoff.

World Cup omens looking good - for both France, Croatia

World Cup omens looking good - for both France, Croatia

French sports daily L'Equipe on Friday came up with nine reasons why Les Bleus will lift the trophy again after a first title in 1998.

Al Sadd's Xavi to play on until at least end of year

Al Sadd's Xavi to play on until at least end of year

The World Cup champion and four-times Champions League winner said he feels fit enough to continue playing a little longer.

Legendary Turkish Olympic champion Suleymanoglu dies

Legendary Turkish Olympic champion Suleymanoglu dies

Turkey's legendary triple Olympic gold medal winning weightlifting champion Naim Suleymanoglu, dubbed the ‘pocket Hercules’ for generating huge power from his diminutive frame ...

Roger Federer wins record eighth Wimbledon title

Roger Federer wins record eighth Wimbledon title

Roger Federer won a record eighth Wimbledon title and became the tournament's oldest champion on Sunday with a straight-sets victory over injury-hit Marin Cilic who dramatically broke down in tears midway through the final.

US Open champion Kerber turns dreams into reality

US Open champion Kerber turns dreams into reality

Angelique Kerber climaxed a dream season at the US Open on Saturday, performing as the champion she has become through hard work, patience and a love of the game.