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Sports History Chronicle British Sportsman of the Year 2015: Adam Peaty

British sportsmen who have achieved notable wins in 2015 included: Gary Anderson (Darts) – PDC world champion and Premier League winner. Gary Hunt (Diving) – world 27m high diving champion. James Guy (Swimming) – world champion at 200m freestyle Adam … Continue reading

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Sports History Chronicle Awards: British Sportsman of the Year 2013 – Mo Farah

My thoughts on the best British sportsmen of 2013. Leigh Halfpenny was runner-up to Andy Murray as BBC Sports Personality of the Year, probably with a lot of support from Welsh voters. He was the Player of the Tournament in … Continue reading

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Tour de France 2012

The Tour began in Liege with the Prologue won impressively by Fabian Cancellara. Bradley Wiggins was positioned closely behind. The first road stage of the race was won by the young Slovakian Peter Sagan riding his first Tour. Sagan added … Continue reading

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