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Olympic gold goalie Hinch laughs off Manchester City link saying she’s ‘useless’ at football

Olympic gold hockey heroine Maddie Hinch’s Twitter ‘went mad’ suggesting she should be Pep Guardiola’s new number one at Manchester City, but she has revealed she’s rubbish at football.

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Hinch the heroine as GB women win Olympic gold

Great Britain women’s hockey team won the Olympic gold medal when they beat the Netherlands 2-0 in a penalty shoot-out.

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GB women’s hockey team reach Olympic semi-final

Great Britain Women’s hockey team booked their place in the Olympic semi-final with a 3-1 victory against Spain last night.

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HOCKEY: GB women reach Olympic final

East Grinstead Hockey Club duo Sophie Bray and Laura Unsworth combined with West Chiltington-based Maddie Hinch to book GB women’s team in the Olympic final.

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Lally misses out on Olympic final

Discus star Jade Lally will not be contesting the Olympic discus final after she failed to progress beyond her qualifying group.

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Eastbourne hurdler Rodger belatedly reaches Olympic semi-final

Eastbourne hurdler Seb Rodger belatedly reached the Olympic semi-finals in the 400m semi-finals.

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COUNTY NEWS: Crowdfunding takes Sussex coach to Rio Olympics

A Sussex athletics coach will see his star pupil compete in the Rio Olympics later today (Monday) thanks to the efforts of a crowdfunding campaign.

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Runners will take to their heels for hospice

This year’s 34th running of the Barns Green Half Marathon and the first running of a new 10km race will be in aid of chosen event charity St Catherine’s Hospice.

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Rio 2016: Sussex’s Bigwood part of Great Britain dressage team to win silver

Fiona Bigwood has won a silver medal at the Olympics in Rio as part of Great Britain’s dressage team.

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Garside at the Games: Playing it cool in rush hour

A bus journey, as you might have noticed in this column, is central to the Rio experience for working press, a great arterial blood supply feeding the Olympic organism.


Johnny Cantor: An interesting start on and off the pitch

And they’re off. Before the heatwave comes and the kids have had a chance to hit the beach the new football season is underway.

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Rio 2016: Olympic champ sleeps with his new gold medal

Olympic champ Joe Clarke has told how he is sleeping with his new gold medal after his dream came true.

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Itchenor racer ready for Rio medal charge

Itchenor Sailing Club’s Sophie Ainsworth is ready to cap her history-making exploits with a medal in the new 49erFX Olympic class in Rio tomorrow.

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Bigwood ‘over the moon’ after opening day Olympic success

Horsham’s Fiona Bigwood was ‘over the moon’ as her solid showing helped the dressage team close day one in a bronze medal position at the Rio Olympics.

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Sussex sailor Saxton satisfied following first taste of Olympic action

Itchenor Sailing Club member Ben Saxton was happy following his first-ever day at an Olympics yesterday.

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Great Britain women’s hockey beat Argentina

Great Britain Women’s hockey team qualified for the Olympic quarter-final when they beat Argentina 3-2 in Rio last night.

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Steve Scott won a bronze medal at the Rio Olympics

BREAKING COUNTY NEWS: Sussex star wins Olympic medal

A Sussex shooter has won a bronze medal at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio this evening (Wednesday).

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Rio 2106: Equestrian eventing draws to a close

The final day of the equestrian eventing competition at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games got underway earlier today and with it the decisive showjumping phase.

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Gemma Tattersall has been selected for the Olympic equestrian team for the first time

Rio 2016: Tattersall - ‘It’s amazing to be here at the Olympics’

Sussex equestrian star Gemma Tattersall was pleased after scoring 140.80 in the showjumping event today the the Olympics.

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Garside at the Games: Olympic life through a lens

Kevin Garside from our sister paper the iNews is at the Rio Olympic Games and will be sending us a regular column.

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