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Kenyan girls' quest to transform their lives through sport
… activist Fatuma Abdulkadir Adan is using the sport to engage women and youth to promote…


Can basketball one day replace football as Africa's top sport?
…With the NBA in Africa this weekend, BBC Sport Africa asks if basketball can… become the continent's top sport. On Saturday, Team Africa lost to Team World…. At present football is Africa's top sport. Janine Anthony reports.…


Irish hockey: No Stormont means no extra cash from Sport NI
…It is not possible for the sports authorities in Northern Ireland to provide…. Sport NI chief executive Antionette McKeown said it could not match the extra…-strong World Cup squad come from Northern Ireland. Ms McKeown said that Sport NI…


Georgia Hall and Jamie Chadwick: Two winners blazing a trail for women's sport
…Two young women - two moments of British sporting history. Georgia Hall lifted…-dominated sports. In the same weekend Ireland's women's hockey team defied the odds… to finish second in the sport's World Cup. twitter https://twitter.com/georgiahall96…


Weekly newspaper review: Triple stabbing and £1.5m sports hub plan
…A triple stabbing, a mother's plea over road developments, and a £1.5m sports… tribute to her late mother Sandra for fostering her love of sport. "When I was growing… says that plans for a £1.5m sports and community hub in Clonoe have been given…


BBC Local Live: South West
…Bringing you the news, sport, travel and weather for the South West…


Channel Islands Live: Breaking news and local stories
…Updates on Monday 20 August 2018…


BBC Devon & Cornwall Live: Breaking news and local stories
…Updates on Monday 20 August 2018…


BBC Northamptonshire: Latest updates
…The latest news, sport, travel and weather updates for Northamptonshire.…


Trust withdraws Cambridge sport lakes plan
…A £25m water sports complex is unlikely to go ahead after the trust behind… it withdrew its planning application. Cambridge Sport Lakes Trust secured planning… Council. The BBC has approached the trust for a comment. Cambridge Sport Lakes Trust…