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Derek Jeter MLB All Star game 2014

MLB: Yanks lose to Rangers

Derek Jeter moved clear in seventh place on the all-time hits list but could not prevent the Yankees losing to Texas.

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UFC: Conor McGregor the ‘complete package’ ahead of fighting Diego Brandao

UFC: Conor McGregor the ‘complete package’ ahead of fighting Diego Brandao

UFC fighter Conor McGregor has the aerobic capacity of a Premier League footballer plus the strength endurance of an elite rugby player, according to sports scientist Professor Greg Whyte.

UCI BMX World Championships: Quillan Isidore out to get his confidence back

UCI BMX World Championships: Quillan Isidore out to get his confidence back

The past 12 months have not been easy for Quillan Isidore. A long-term leg injury kept him out for eight months and having spent the past few months battling to get back to his best, he suffered another setback last month as he broke his collarbone.

Commonwealth Games: Sam Oldham targets medals to prove himself on the world stage

Commonwealth Games: Sam Oldham targets medals to prove himself on the world stage

With the Commonwealth Games little over two weeks away, we preview gymnast Sam Oldham's chances of gold in Glasgow.