Tag Archives: Birmingham

Birmingham 2022 organisers want calendar fix to ensure GB stars compete | Sport

Organisers of the Commonwealth Games have urged the governing bodies of athletics and swimming to find a way to ensure that Dina Asher-Smith, Adam Peaty and Katarina Johnson-Thompson can still compete in Birmingham 2022 even if the global sporting calendar is radically altered, the Guardian can reveal. There are understandable …

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Ricardo Pereira strikes for Leicester to knock out battling Birmingham | Football

Leicester will be hoping to finally get lucky against Chelsea in the FA Cup quarter-finals after Ricardo Pereira’s late goal enabled them to overcome a hard-working Birmingham in the fifth round. This is the third time since 2012 Leicester have made it to the last eight and been drawn against …

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Birmingham 2022 shooting and archery to take place six months early in India | Sport

A move to stage the 2022 Commonwealth Games archery and shooting competitions in India, six months before Birmingham host the rest of the Games, has been approved. The Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) announced on Monday that the competitions would take place in Chandigarh in January of that year, with the …

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Football League: Barnsley shock Fulham, Birmingham hold Brentford | Football

Millwall celebrate with their fans after winning at Preston.

Championship After West Brom were held by Nottingham Forest, none of the chasers were able to make up ground on a day when only Leeds of the top seven celebrated victory, beating Bristol City 1-0. Fulham lost 3-0 to relegation-threatened Barnsley. Cauley Woodrow’s penalty came after Fulham keeper Marek Rodak …

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