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January 15, 2019 10:00 AM Stacey Dooley joins Ashley Roberts and Joe Sugg for Strictly Come Dancing tour rehearsals

STACEY DOOLEY and the Strictly Come Dancing cast of 2018, including Joe Sugg and Dianne Buswell, headed out for dinner ahead of rehearsals for the first date of the Live! tour on Friday. Stacey Dooley, 31, took to social media yesterday to document life of tour as the 2018 cast hit the road for the Strictly Come Dancing tour. The Strictly champion, who won last year’s 151

January 13, 2019 8:11 PM BDO World Championships: Glen Durrant beats Scott Waites in final

Glen Durrant beat fellow Englishman Scott Waites 7-3 to win a third consecutive BDO World Championship title at the Lakeside. Durrant, 48, is the first player to win three BDO world titles in a row since Eric Bristow in 1984-86 and the fifth to win it on three or more occasions. "It means the earth and back," Durrant told Eurosport after beating 41-year-old 133

January 13, 2019 5:06 PM Elise Christie wins European 1000m bronze a day after claiming short track skating silver

Britain's Elise Christie won her second European Short Track Championship medal in as many days with 1000m bronze. Christie won 1500m silver on Saturday on her solo racing comeback following the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, where she injured ankle ligaments. Russia's Sofia Prosvirnova won 1000m gold as France's Tifany Huot Marchand took silver 120

January 12, 2019 5:52 PM BDO World Championships: Mikuru Suzuki beats England's Lorraine Winstanley

England's Lorraine Winstanley was beaten 3-0 by Japan's Mikuru Suzuki in the BDO Women's World Championship final at the Lakeside. Unseeded Suzuki, 36, becomes the first non-European to win the title as well as the first Asian world champion in either PDC or BDO competitions. Top seed Winstanley, 43, was competing in her first world final but won only two legs against 110

January 9, 2019 10:04 PM Lewis Hamilton Instagram: ‘Press the reset button’ F1 star urges during break from racing

LEWIS HAMILTON, who is a five-time Formula One world champion, has told fans he has pressed the “reset button" in a recent Instagram post. Lewis Hamilton, 34, posted a snap of himself as he modelled Puma’s fitness collection. Taking to Instagram last week, he captioned the post: “2019, a new start. “A chance to press the reset button and go even harder 125

January 9, 2019 11:37 AM Andy Murray to face Novak Djokovic in practice match before Australian Open

Britain's Andy Murray will face world number one Novak Djokovic in a practice match on Thursday as part of his preparations for the Australian Open. Three-time Grand Slam champion Murray missed most of last season after hip surgery and has tumbled down the rankings to 230th. Australian Open organisers said the match on the Margaret Court Arena show court 109

January 9, 2019 7:54 AM Simona Halep: World number one loses to Ashleigh Barty at Sydney International

World number one Simona Halep's first match in more than three months ended in defeat by Australia's Ashleigh Barty at the Sydney International. The Romanian, who cut short her 2018 season with a back injury, was beaten 6-4 6-4 by the world number 15 in the second round after a first-round bye. French Open champion Halep, 27, who was runner-up at last year's 119

January 6, 2019 9:40 PM Niki Lauda: Former F1 world champion back in hospital five months after lung transplant

Three-time Formula 1 world champion Niki Lauda is in hospital in Vienna with influenza, five months after having a lung transplant. Is is understood doctors are taking every precaution given the serious nature of Lauda's surgery. Austrian Lauda, 69, was given his transplant in August after doctors found he had "severe lung disease". Doctors said after 107

January 2, 2019 5:16 PM WWE: Gene Okerlund, wrestling interviewer, dies at 76

The wrestling world has been rocked by the death of "Mean" Gene Okerlund, the veteran interviewer who was as much a part of WWE as Spandex and chokeholds. Renowned for his announcing, ringside commentary and chats with such stars as Hulk Hogan and Jesse Ventura, his death at 76 was announced by the WWE company. In a tweet, the company described him as "the most recognisable 69

January 1, 2019 10:11 PM Lewis Hamilton Instagram: Formula 1 star sends fans wild with BABY pic

LEWIS HAMILTON, who is a Formula One champion, whipped his social media fans into a frenzy after he took to his Instagram to share a cute throwback from his younger years last week. Five-time world champion Lewis Hamilton, 33, shared a picture of him as a baby in which he sported curly brown hair and a T-shirt emblazoned with the word “tennis” and a racket 67