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Down GAA legend Maurice Hayes dies aged 90

The death has taken place of the former senator and former Northern Ireland ombudsman, Maurice Hayes. He died at the age of 90. Mr Hayes was a major contributor to the Patten Report which reformed policing in Northern Ireland, and led to the creation of

Baseball’s stealth contenders for 2018

In 2017, a lot of the teams everyone expected to be top teams went on to unsurprisingly win their divisions. Nobody looked at the Dodgers-Astros World Series and rhetorically asked, “Who woulda thunk it?” But teams such as the Diamondbacks, Rockies and Twins were surprises

Edinburgh 18-17 Glasgow Warriors – BBC Sport

Highlights: Edinburgh 18-17 Glasgow Warriors Pro14 Edinburgh (3) 18 Tries: Fowles, Dean Con: Van der Walt Pens: Hidalgo-Clyne 2 Glasgow Warriors (7) 17 Tries: Jones, Cummings Cons: Horne, Russell Pen: Horne Edinburgh overcame a sixth-minute red card and scored a last-gasp try to inflict a

Formula 1 quiz: Test your knowledge of the 2017 season

It was a record-breaking title-winning year for Lewis Hamilton, but just how much do you remember about the 2017 season? Take our quiz to find out. This content will not work on your device, please check Javascript and cookies are enabled or update your browser

Virtual snowman created by cyclist using app on London streets

Image copyright Strava.com Image caption The 88mile (141km) virtual snowman took the Cheltenham cyclist 10 hours to create on the streets of south London A cyclist has “drawn” an 88-mile (141km) virtual snowman across London. Anthony Hoyte, from Cheltenham, spent 10 hours cycling the streets