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Wild Oats XI clinch ninth Sydney-Hobart line honours

Australian super-maxi Wild Oats XI gained redemption for their sensational relegation in last year's race to clinch their ninth Sydney to Hobart line honours on Friday in one of the closest finishes in the race's history.

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Dutch join armada of America's Cup challengers

A Dutch team has been accepted by holders Emirates Team New Zealand (ETNZ) as a challenger for the 36th America's Cup, the sixth entry for the event due to be held in Auckland in 2021.

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FIFA to stick with 32 teams for Qatar World Cup

FIFA to stick with 32 teams for Qatar World Cup

MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) - The 2022 World Cup in Qatar will be held with 32 participating teams and not an expanded 48 teams, organisers FIFA said on Wednesday.

IOC recommends boxing keeps its place in Tokyo but not under AIBA

IOC recommends boxing keeps its place in Tokyo but not under AIBA

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (Reuters) - Boxing should keep its place at next year's Olympic Games but recognition of AIBA, the governing body of the sport's amateur version, should be suspended, the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) executive board recommended on Wednesday.

Triathlon: Olympic triathlete crashes into deer in London

Triathlon: Olympic triathlete crashes into deer in London

(Reuters) - British Olympic triathlete Stuart Hayes has shattered his pelvis after crashing into a deer on his bike in London's Richmond Park.