Russia banned as state-sponsored doping tarnishes sport

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RUSSIA have received a blanket ban against competing at the Paralympic games after acts of state-sponsored doping. Following the IOC’s decision to permit Russian competitors under their nation's flag, the government has now been penalised by the IPC in the build up the Paralympics games, which they will play no part in. In

Team GB announces hockey squad for Rio

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Great Britain’s hockey team for the Olympics has officially been announced on the England Hockey website, hosting an array of accomplished names. Team GB Chef de Mission, Mark England, said in a press release: “I’m very proud to be able to welcome hockey players from both the men’s and women’s squads to