Tevez, Kuyt & Heinze among footballers named in hackers' leak

Tevez, Kuyt & Heinze among footballers named in hackers' leak

Ex-Premier League stars Carlos Tevez, Dirk Kuyt and Gabriel Heinze have been named by hackers Fancy Bears as three footballers allowed to use banned medicines during the 2010 World Cup. The trio were among 25 players given Therapeutic Use Exemptions (TUEs) during the tournament in South Africa. The Russian group also claims 160 players failed drugs tests in 2015 in the latest leaked documents. Four of the failed tests were registered by UK Anti-Doping (Ukad)….

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Barcelona attack suspect named as Younes Abouyaaqoub

Barcelona attack suspect named as Younes Abouyaaqoub

Spanish police have confirmed the identity of the driver suspected of killing 14 people in last week’s attack in Barcelona. He is 22-year-old Younes Abouyaaqoub, officials say, and the manhunt has been extended across Europe. New CCTV footage from the day of the attack appears to show him fleeing the scene on foot. One woman died in a second attack and officials have now confirmed a 15th victim, stabbed to death in his car. At…

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Strictly Come Dancing: Mollie King first contestant named for new series

Strictly Come Dancing: Mollie King first contestant named for new series

Mollie King is the first celebrity dancer confirmed to be taking part in the new series of Strictly Come Dancing. The singer from The Saturdays said she was “so excited” to be a contestant in the dancing competition. She told Nick Grimshaw on Radio 1’s breakfast show she always watched the show with her family and added that she “can’t wait to get into the sequins”. The new series starts on BBC One next month….

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Shakespeare's Globe: Michelle Terry named as new director

Shakespeare's Globe: Michelle Terry named as new director

Actress and writer Michelle Terry has been named as the incoming director of Shakespeare’s Globe theatre. She said she was “so proud and excited” about her new role, describing it as “a dream come true”. Terry, who has performed at the Globe in As You Like It, A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Love’s Labour’s Lost, will take over from Emma Rice in April 2018. Terry won an Olivier award for her performance in Tribes at…

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Sexton & Farrell named in Lions team for second Test

Sexton & Farrell named in Lions team for second Test

Second Test: New Zealand v British and Irish Lions Venue: Westpac Stadium, Wellington. Date: Saturday, 1 July. Kick-off: 08:35 BST Coverage: Live text commentary on the BBC Sport website and app Johnny Sexton and Owen Farrell will start together for the British and Irish Lions in the second Test against New Zealand in Wellington. Sexton comes in at fly-half with Farrell at inside centre, the first time the combination have started on tour. Captain Sam…

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Finsbury Park attack suspect named as Darren Osborne

Finsbury Park attack suspect named as Darren Osborne

Media playback is unsupported on your device The man arrested on suspicion of carrying out a terror attack near a north London mosque is Darren Osborne from Cardiff, the BBC understands. The father-of-four was held after a van hit Muslims who had been attending evening prayers in Finsbury Park. They had been helping a man who had collapsed. He later died but it is not clear if it was because of the attack. Mr Osborne,…

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Sugary cereals named and shamed by Liverpool health bosses

Sugary cereals named and shamed by Liverpool health bosses

Health officials have named and shamed what they say are the most sugary breakfast cereals. Some, including Kellogg’s Frosties and Coco Pops, contain three-and-a-half sugar cubes or more per 40g serving, Public Health Liverpool (PHL) found. A seven to 10-year-old’s recommended maximum daily allowance is six cubes. Kellogg’s said it had recently reduced sugar in Coco Pops by 14% and added the recommended portion size for its cereals was 30g. How much sugar is hiding…

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London attack: Third London Bridge attacker named

London attack: Third London Bridge attacker named

The third London Bridge attacker has been named as 22-year-old Youssef Zaghba, a Moroccan-Italian man. Pakistan-born Khuram Butt, 27, and Rachid Redouane, 30, both from Barking were the other two attackers. Meanwhile, another victim has been named as Australian nurse Kirsty Boden, 28, who her family said had run towards London Bridge to help people. Seven people were killed and 48 injured in Saturday night’s attack – the three attackers were shot dead by police….

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