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Bronze for Chris Froome as Fabian Cancellara wins time trial

Fabian Cancellara rolled back the years to win a second Olympic time trial gold on Wednesday as Chris Froome had to settle for bronze in Rio. Froome was bidding to...

Adam Peaty’s mental edge ensured there was no competition

The last words that Adam Peaty’s coach Mel Marshall said to him before he smashed the opposition to win gold in the 100m breaststroke – breaking his own...

Rio 2016: Adam Peaty wins Great Britain’s first gold medal

ADAM Peaty has won Great Britain’s first gold medal of the Rio Olympics with a stunning world record swim in the final of the 100m breaststroke. The 21-year-old...

Allan Wells’ verdict on Bolt’s bid for Olympic 100m history

The champion became a legend in 2012, according to that memorable piece of commentary by Steve Cram which its subject, Usain Bolt, thoroughly approved of. So, one...

Optimism that golden Games will turn the tide in Rio

A gunboat patrols the bay. Helicopters fizz overhead. Fencing two metres high protects a chunk of the world’s most emblematic beachfront. Welcome to Copacabana,...

Celtic agree deal to sign midfielder Scott Sinclair

Celtic have finally agreed a deal with Aston Villa to sign Scott Sinclair after weeks of pursuing the midfielder. Sinclair, 27, has reportedly agreed terms and will...

Report concludes Hampden pitch invasion down to ‘high excitement’

The pitch invasion which followed Hibs’ historic Scottish Cup triumph was caused by no more than the “exceptionally high degree of excitement” amongst...

12 of the most intriguing pre-season signings in the SPFL

Craig Fowler looks at some of the more interesting signings by Scottish clubs over the summer months Clint Hill (Rangers, from QPR, free) and Kolo Toure (Celtic, from...

Rumour Mill: Moyes on why he snubbed Celtic | Hearts eye Nowak | Turks cool Johansen interest

David Moyes reveals he turned down Celtic in order to return to management in England; Hearts eye Polish ace and Galatasaray cool their interest in Johansen Moyes: I...

Labour bid to scrap Offensive Behaviour at Football Act

Labour will today launch an official bid to scrap legislation that outlawed offensive singing at football matches. MSP James Kelly said the “illiberal”...