Nour El Sherbini has discovered her opening opponent, as she prepares to defend her Professional Squash Association (PSA) Women's World Championship title in front of a home crowd in Egypt.
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The ninth edition of the Rugby World Cup starts tomorrow in Japan, with organisers promising a glittering Opening Ceremony followed by the host nation's opening fixture against Russia.
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World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) President Sir Craig Reedie and director general Olivier Niggli have claimed 2018 will be remembered as the "breakthrough year" for the organisation's response to the Russian doping crisis.
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The Netherlands made a winning start to the Africa/Europe qualification event for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games by overcoming the Czech Republic in Parma.
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