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America's Cup winners back in groove for Olympics tilt

Winning the Tokyo Olympics test event in Enoshima may have appeared a cakewalk for Rio gold medallists Peter Burling and Blair Tuke, but the duo said it had taken them some time to get used to the 49er class yacht again.

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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Awesome Archer gives England advantage in third test

Awesome Archer gives England advantage in third test

LEEDS, England (Reuters) - Jofra Archer's first five-wicket haul in test cricket put England in command on a weather-affected opening day of the third Ashes test at Headingley on Thursday as they bowled Australia out for 179.

Back from 'hell', Fury helping others fight their demons

Back from 'hell', Fury helping others fight their demons

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Former world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury said he "tasted death" during the mental health crisis that brought him to the brink of suicide but is back and on a mission to help others.

Threat of expulsion looms for 134-year-old Bury

Threat of expulsion looms for 134-year-old Bury

MANCHESTER (Reuters) - One of English football's oldest clubs, Bury, face expulsion from the professional game if they fail to prove on Friday to the Football League (EFL) that they have solved their financial problems.