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Samantha Bolwell: GB netminder back for Worlds after street attack

GB netminder Samantha Bolwell is eager to succeed at the World Championship in Slovenia after a street attack last year.

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Accountant makes NHL debut aged 36 – and is man of the match

Scott Foster, a 36-year-old accountant, plays his first competitive game since 2005 as he makes his NHL debut when Chicago Blackhawks’ goaltenders are injured.

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Lizzy Yarnold: Olympic skeleton champion ‘recovering well’ from knee surgery

Double Olympic skeleton champion Lizzy Yarnold is “recovering well” from a scheduled knee operation earlier this month.

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Women’s World Curling Championships: Scotland hopes over after seventh loss

Scotland cannot reach the play-offs at the Women’s World Curling Championships after losing 8-7 to Denmark.

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Menna Fitzpatrick: Winter Olympics have ‘been a whirlwind’

After becoming Britain’s most decorated Winter Paralympian, Menna Fitzpatrick says the experience has been a whirlwind.

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The best pictures from the Winter Paralympics

Some striking images from the Winter Paralympics, featuring intense emotions.

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Winter Paralympics 2018: Games close with spectacular ceremony

The 2018 Winter Paralympics come to a close following a spectacular ceremony in Pyeongchang, South Korea.

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Watch: How GB won their only gold of Winter Paralympics

Britain’s Menna Fitzpatrick and guide Jen Kehoe claim gold in the women’s visually-impaired slalom at the Winter Paralympics in Pyeongchang.

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Winter Paralympics: Britons Menna Fitzpatrick & Jen Kehoe win slalom gold

Britain’s Menna Fitzpatrick and Jen Kehoe win gold in the women’s visually-impaired slalom at the Winter Paralympics.

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Winter Paralympics: Britain’s James Whitley finishes 10th in alpine slalom

Watch Britain’s James Whitley match his best finish at the Winter Paralympics by finishing 10th in alpine slalom on the penultimate day.

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Scots ‘can compete’ at curling World Champs

Hannah Fleming says her Scottish rink are well-prepared to compete at their first Women’s World Curling Championships.

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Winter Paralympics: Britain’s Scott Meenagh 14th & James Whitley 10th in Pyeongchang

Great Britain’s Scott Meenagh finishes 14th in the 7.5km skiing cross country and team-mate James Whitley 10th in alpine slalom on the penultimate day of the Winter Paralympics.

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Winter Paralympics: ‘Don’t go easy on me because I’m a woman’

Lena Schroeder plays para ice hockey for Team Norway and is the only woman on the ice at the Winter Paralympics

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Off-piste at the Paras #8: Scott Meenagh

Former soldier Scott Meenagh is the first competitor ParalympicsGB has had in Nordic Skiing for 20 years.

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Cardiff Devils win Elite League regular-season title

The Cardiff Devils are Elite League regular season champions for the second year in a row after a 3-2 away win at Belfast Giants.

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James Woods: Briton wins bronze in final World Cup event

Great Britain’s James Woods wins bronze in the ski slopestyle in the final World Cup event of the season, finishing fourth overall.

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