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Ten talking-points that made the 2017 Cheltenham Festival so memorable

All over for another year, the Cheltenham Festival has written a new chapter in its illustrious, heavyweight history.

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Jack Massey (left) on his way to an explosive first-round victory over Polish opponent Jarek Prusak at the Devonshire Dome.

Explosive first-round win for unbeaten boxer Massey

It’s onwards and upwards for Chapel-en-le-Frith fighter Jack Massey after he extended his unbeaten run as a professional to 12 bouts.

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Dame Sarah Storey, who could be on the road to more cycling success. (PHOTO BY: Marisa Cashill).

Paralympian legend Dame Sarah Storey launches new women’s elite cycling team

One of the most decorated sportswomen in British history, Dame Sarah Storey, is to add another string to her extraordinary bow.

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MATCH GALLERY: Shield holders Buxton march into second cup final

Buxton RUFC director of rugby Karl de Groot said he was proud of his players — and the rebuilding job at the Stags this season — as they continued their defence of the Derbyshire Shield by winning a place in the final.

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Buxton juniors take part at the inter counties cross country

Buxton juniors take part at the inter counties cross country

Buxton AC juniors travelled to Loughborough having been selected to take part in the Inter Counties Cross Country Championships.

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Husband and wife celebrate first anniversary by running marathon

Husband and wife celebrate first anniversary by running marathon

Buxton AC runners went European this weekend, racing marathons in both Spain and Italy on Sunday.

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Willie Mullins, top trainer at the Cheltenham Festival for the last four years, with his odds-on favourite for the Betway Queen Mother Champion Chase, Douvan, probably the best horse on view at this week's meeting.

CHELTENHAM FESTIVAL: Richard Silverwood’s exclusive eve-of-meeting selections

So here we go. The famous roar that greets the start of the magnificent and mesmerising Cheltenham Festival is only a matter of hours away.

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Narrow win keeps leaders at the top

Hare and Hounds A remain top of the New Mills and District Pool League after beating mid-table Rock 4-3.

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High Peak cruiserweight Jack Massey.

Polish opponent is step up in competition says undefeated Jack Massey

This month’s fight night at Devonshire Dome will present Fearless Jack Massey with a step up in competition.

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Lizzie Armitstead celebrates her victory in last year's Derbyshire stage of The Women's Tour.

Lizzie Armitstead is back as Women’s Tour cycle race returns to Derbyshire

Derbyshire is to host the penultimate stage of The Women’s Tour on Saturday, June 10, building on the cycle race’s successful visit last year.

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SLIDESHOW: Buxton RUFC eye top four after beating Ashfield in tough conditions

Buxton RUFC director of rugby Karl de Groot has set his sights on clinching a top four spot in Midlands 3 East (North).

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One of the warm fancies for the Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup, Native River, ridden by champion jockey Richard Johnson. (PHOTO BY: Julian Herbert/PA Wire).

CHELTENHAM FESTIVAL: in-depth preview of this year’s Gold Cup

Spring has sprung, and the daffodils are surely out at Pittville Park, which lines the uphill route from the town centre to Prestbury Park for racegoers wending their way to the Cheltenham Festival.

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Haye strikes an early blow as statistics say he’s a better champ than Bellew

The gloves are off ahead of David Haye’s showdown with Tony Bellew – and the Londoner has struck an early blow against his rival.

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Nat Winfield, the first Buxton AC finisher at the National Cross-Country Championships.

Gruelling end to fine cross-country season for Buxton AC runners

Five months of consistent performances and solid results by Buxton Athletics Club came to a gruelling but exciting close as the curtain came down on the 2016/17 cross-country season.

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Buxton HC too good for South Nottingham

Buxton HC’s men’s first team ended a run of tough games with an impressive 6-1 win at South Nottingham.

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Buxton juniors impress at English Cross Country National Championships

Buxton juniors impress at English Cross Country National Championships

Buxton juniors took part in the always popular English Cross Country Association National Championships at the weekend.

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Favourite Thistlecrack, who has been ruled out of the Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup because of injury.

COUNTDOWN TO CHELTENHAM FESTIVAL: golden rules for a successful week of punting

As the mighty THISTLECRACK becomes the latest casualty, the battered and bruised Cheltenham Festival is limping into view on crutches.

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United Kingdom Champion Tyler Bate and WWE's new UK stars will make history - appearing for the first time at select WWE Live Events in the UK and Ireland from May 4 to 12.

BREAKING: WWE's new UK superstar wrestlers to join legends at Sheffield Arena

WWE's new UK superstar wrestlers will make history when they battle alongside legends on the next live tour - including a date at Sheffield Arena, we can exclusively reveal.

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Another victory in the remarkable, unbeaten season of Buxton Ladies hockey team.

Roe’s rampant Buxton Ladies go goal crazy in march towards title

Top collided with bottom, producing an inevitable outcome, and joy for goal-happy Buxton Ladies, in Division Two of the Derbyshire Women’s Hockey League.

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