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Kelly Sotherton: Ex-heptathlete to get Beijing Olympic bronze upgrade

Britain's Kelly Sotherton is set to be upgraded to an Olympic bronze medal for the second time in five months after retrospective drug tests.

European Championships: Ellie Downie wins silver on the floor

Ellie Downie rounds off her impressive European Gymnastics Championships with a silver medal on the floor on the final day.

Tom Daley: GB diver wins 10m platform bronze at World Series event in Canada

British diver Tom Daley wins 10m platform bronze at the World Series event in Windsor, Canada.

Shauna Coxsey: Bouldering World Cup silver for Britain's defending champion

Shauna Coxsey takes silver in the second Bouldering World Cup event of the year as she continues her title defence.

Diving World Series: Jack Laugher wins 3m springboard gold for GB in Canada

GB's Jack Laugher wins gold in the 3m springboard in Canada, but finishes second overall in the World Series.

European Championships 2017: GB's Natalie Powell wins bronze

Great Britain's Natalie Powell wins bronze at the European Championships after beating Karen Stevenson of the Netherlands.

European Championships: Medals for Ellie Downie & Courtney Tulloch

British gymnast Ellie Downie claims vault silver and uneven bars bronze, while Courtney Tulloch wins rings silver at the European Championships.

European Gymnastics Championships: GB's James Hall wins bronze

Great Britain's James Hall wins all-around bronze at the European Gymnastics Championships in Romania.

European Gymnastics Championships: Sam Oldham ready for GB return

Sam Oldham believes he has improved before his return to the Great Britain gymnastics team after a two-year competitive absence.

Jason Kenny could retire before the next Olympics, says Laura Kenny

Six-time Olympic champion Jason Kenny could retire before the next Games, says his wife and fellow cyclist Laura Kenny.

Sir Chris Hoy: Six-time Olympic champion defends British Cycling

Sir Chris Hoy says recent allegations of bullying and discrimination "are not experiences I recognise from my time at British Cycling".

Miguel Francis: Great Britain switch will help fulfil my potential

Miguel Francis says he is more likely to fulfil his potential after switching allegiance from Antigua and Barbuda to Great Britain.

Three more athletes stripped of Olympic medals

Three more athletes are stripped of their Olympic medals after failing retests of their Beijing 2008 and London 2012 doping samples.

Natalie Powell named in GB judo squad for European Championships

Olympian Natalie Powell is selected in the GB squad for the 2017 European Judo Championships in Warsaw this month.

Nick Skelton: Rio Olympics gold medallist show jumper to retire in May

Nick Skelton, who won Olympic gold for Great Britain in the individual show jumping at Rio 2016, is to retire in May.

UK Athletics: Ed Warner says 'too much' focus on winning medals

When it comes to handing out funding, UK Sport should take into account how a sport can inspire people, says UK Athletics chairman Ed Warner.

GB Canoeing coach suspended after welfare complaint

British Canoeing becomes the latest national sports governing body to be embroiled in an athlete welfare controversy.

Ratcliffe named British Canoeing performance director

Former Olympic silver medallist Paul Ratcliffe is named British Canoeing's new performance director.

Modern Pentathlon: GB's Kate French claims first World Cup win in Cairo

Britain's Kate French claims her first modern pentathlon World Cup win with a dominant performance in Cairo.

State of Sport: 'British sport must improve athlete care'

British Olympic and Paralympic sport must improve its record on athlete welfare, says Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson.

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