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British astronaut Tim Peake says he's "definitely ready" for his first space flight, finally fulfilling a childhood ambition after two and a half years of intensive training. The former military test-pilot has just passed his final practical exams and is due to blast off to the International Space Station on 15 December. Along with Russian commander Yuri Malenchenko and...

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The Netherlands lost ground in their bid to secure automatic qualification for Euro 2016 as they were beaten 1-0 by Group A leaders Iceland on Thursday after being reduced to 10 men in the first half. Gylfi Sigurdsson scored the only goal of the game for Iceland from the penalty spot in the 51st minute after the hosts -...

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German carmaker Opel plans to cut its workers' hours this year because it expects Brexit to hurt its UK sales. A spokesman for Opel said about 5,000 workers at its Ruesselsheim and Eisenach factories would be affected. Opel is owned by US car giant GM. The pound has weakened against the dollar and euro since the UK's 23...

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Hours after the attempted coup began, Turkey's defiant president appealed to supporters to take to the streets and confront the rebels. But when President Recep Tayyip Erdogan addressed the nation as events unfolded on Friday, he did not do it from the back of a tank, but from a smartphone held up to the camera of broadcaster CNN Turk....

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Nick Dougherty think it is time for England's Matthew Fitzpatrick to win his first professional tournament at the British Masters supported by Sky Sports at Woburn. 21-year old Matthew Fitzpatrick shares the top of the leaderboard going in to the final round of the British Masters, where four shots separate the top 12 players. While there are many big...

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A bus carrying Serbia's squad was hit by stones in the Albanian capital Tirana ahead of Thursday's Euro Qualifier. Albania has stepped up security for the politically-charged match, after their first meeting in Group I in Belgrade was abandoned when a drone carrying a flag depicting 'Greater Albania' flew over the stadium and a brawl ensued between players. ...

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As Sweden and Denmark prepare to face each other in their Sky Live Euro 2016 play-offs, can you tell whether Swedish star Zlatan Ibrahimovic or Danish striker Nicklas Bendtner made these statements?

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The WGC-HSBC Champions will no longer be part of the European Tour’s Final Series from 2016, as part of a new-look three-tournament finish to the Race to Dubai. This year's end of season swing had contained four events, like the previous two years, although from next year the WGC-HSBC Champions will take place a week before the Final...

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Andy Sullivan is refusing to getting carried away about the prospect of a Ryder Cup debut this autumn, despite being well-placed in the qualifying standings. Sullivan is in a strong position to be an automatic qualifier for Darren Clarke's side, currently sitting eighth in the World Points List with two qualifying weeks remaining.   The three-time European Tour winner...

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Monday night's European Qualifiers produced some moments of magic from some football superstars - and some less well-known players. Sky Sports showed all eight of Monday night's matches live across our platforms and we've chosen the following trio as our pick of the goals... 1. Robert Lewandowski - Poland v Gibraltar Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski was always likely to...

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