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'Just like the sport, the hijab is a part of me'
…22-year-old Maty Niang is a law student living in Senegal with a passion for the circus, an art little known in her country. Some of her relatives think this activity isn't compatible with her faith, but she advocates that she can do both…


Disability sport: Prosthetic feet help amputees snowboard
… and more sports previously inaccessible to them. BBC Click reporter Kat Hawkins had her…


What happens when sport and politics collide in Iran
…As Iranian sports fans sat down to watch the 2018 Fifa World Cup draw from…. But football was not the only arena in which sport and politics clashed in Iran in recent… involving wrestling and the second a South Asian team sport called Kabaddi. In both…


Sports Direct investors veto £11m payout to Ashley's brother
Sports Direct shareholders have rejected a proposed £11m payment to the brother… John Ashley receiving the sum. Sports Direct said: "The board respects the views… as the retailer's IT chief in 2015. An internal review by Sports Direct legal advisers RPC…


Midlands Live: Breaking news and local stories
…Updates on Monday 18 December. Click on Related Stories to view stories from your area…


BBC South East Sport's Unsung Hero award won by signing hockey coach
… Russell BBC South East Sport's Unsung Hero award. Now she is off to the BBC Sports


Yorkshire breaking news: Latest updates
…Live updates on Thursday 15 December 2017…


BBC Local Live: Updates from North East England on Thursday 14 December 2017
…Updates on Thursday 14 December 2017…


BBC Local Live: Cumbria for Thursday 14 December 2017
…Thursday 14 December 2017…


Sunderland players sport Bradley Lowery shirts
…A fundraising campaign in honour of Sunderland fan Bradley Lowery has been launched by the club. The six-year-old, from Blackhall Colliery in County Durham, died from a rare type of cancer in July. During the home game against Millwall…