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• 55,000 tickets to go on sale, including for both semis • Further seats for Olympic Stadium games could go on sale With 50 days to go until the Rugby World Cup kicks off, a further 55,000 tickets, including seats for both semi-finals, will go on general sale on Thursday. Despite the high cost of attending the biggest games, demand remains intense with 45,000 tickets sold in the past 72 hours...
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‘Voice of racing’ who raised the quality of commentating to new heights Peter O’Sullevan, who has died aged 97, raised the quality of commentating on horse races to a new and unparalleled level of excellence. He worked for the BBC from his first commentary in January 1948 until his retirement, at the age of 79, in November 1997, and became known as the “voice of racing”. For much of this period...
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• Top side after 30 rounds gains entry to next year’s World Club Series • Wigan to play Catalans Dragons at Millwall’s The Den on 5 September The chairmen of Leeds and St Helens believe the new league structure finally rewards the team finishing top after a lack of recognition under the previous system. As well as doubling the prize money on offer Super League revealed on Wednesday yesterday the...
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