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Gambling Firms Agree Television Sport Advertising Ban

Britain's biggest gambling companies have voluntarily agreed to a "whistle-to-whistle" television advertising ban. The Remote Gambling Association (RGA), which includes Bet365, Ladbrokes and Paddy Power, has struck a deal to stop adverts during live sports broadcasts. It follows political pressure about...

When Women’s Football Hit The Big Time

It was short lived.... but for three memorable weeks in the summer of 1971 women's football flared brightly like a comet, before crashing back down to earth again. Just 14 months after Brazil had crushed Italy in the 1970 men's...


Japan fail to qualify for Olympic trials at Saitama International Marathon

SAITAMA – Marie Imada finished fourth for Japan’s best performance in the Saitama International Marathon on Sunday, but failed to meet the qualifying standards for...