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Today on Sky Sports Racing: Arc weekend kicks off at ParisLongchamp while Ascot hosts Challenge Cup on Saturday
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Greg O'Shea and Donna Fraser OBE are two Olympians preparing to take on the 26.2 miles of the TCS London Marathon this weekend and we talk to them about their mindsets, how it's helped them in their lives and the challenge it poses. The duo will be part of the...
Christophe Soumillon ban: Rossa Ryan says he was 'very lucky' to walk away from fall after elbow from rival jockey
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Eliud Kipchoge is capable of running a sub two-hour marathon, according to Olympic bronze medallist Bashir Abdi. Kipchoge improved on his own world record at the Berlin Marathon last Sunday, electing to run the quicker course over the London version this weekend. The Kenyan double Olympic champion crossed the line...
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The 23-year-old appeared to trip on a speed bump with six miles remaining but recovered to rejoin the leading pack and came home in 2:17.25, the third fastest time at the event. "I did not see the bump coming. I have some feeling in my hip and knee," she said.
Vera Pauw has said that the Republic of Ireland need to play the "best game of their lives" in their World Cup play-off against Scotland or Austria. The Girls in Green are potentially just 90 minutes away from reaching their first ever major tournament, and will travel to either Glasgow or St Pölten for the showdown on October 11.