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Stan Calvert 2018 Preview


Courier Sport pick out some key fixtures to look out for on the final week of Stan Calvert 2018...

The Roller Derby World Cup Crosses the Pond


Egle Vaitekenaite talks the Roller Derby World Cup as it heads to Manchester...

Preview: 2018 Winter Olympics


Pyeongchang will host the next Winter Olympics, from 9-25 February. We take a look at some of Team GB's best hopes for a medal...

Bouncing back: The triumphant sportspeople who took a hit but kept on going forward


Injuries and illness are an unfortunate, yet unavoidable part of sport and life in general. Today we write about athletes here in Newcastle and around the world, who know what it...

The long game: the legacy and successes of sporting legends


At the upcoming ATP finals Roger Federer will play Sascha Zverev, who was literally a baby when Federer turned professional. We take a look at sporting careers that have just gone...

Are major sporting events worth hosting?


Despite a bid that's "not fully compliant", Birmingham looks set to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games. But do international sports events bring more problems than benefits to their...