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The prime of Richie Richardson: one man and his West Indies sun hat | Andy Bull | Sport

Richie Richardson started wearing a helmet while batting in 1995.

There’s solace in the old clips, especially of cricket. It’s not that they’re all that comforting, as such – not if you followed England anyway – more they carry you back to a time when your biggest worries were wondering when Mike Atherton’s back would give in, why the selectors …

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Some Melanoma Survivors Still Seek Out the Sun

News Picture: Some Melanoma Survivors Still Seek Out the Sun

By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, March 2, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Even after surviving the potentially deadly skin cancer melanoma, some people continue to go out in the summer sun without protection. That’s the stunning finding of a study of more than 700 melanoma survivors that revealed that 20 percent …

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France ‘can see the sun again’ in Six Nations but remain wary of Scotland | Paul Rees | Sport

Fabien Galthie

France have arrived in the danger zone. A team that were treated dismissively by Eddie Jones at the start of the Six Nations, were sublime and sloppy against Italy and showed a depth of character in Cardiff missing from the side for a decade now have the title, and a …

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Sun Yang benefited from convenient friendship with swimming’s chiefs | Sport

In August 2016, two years after Sun Yang was banned for three months because he’d been caught using an illegal stimulant, he won the Olympic 200m freestyle. It was his third gold medal, after his victories in the 400m and 1500m at London 2012. Sun explained the drug was medication …

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Triple Olympic champion Sun Yang handed eight-year ban

Gold medalist Sun Yang of China (left) and bronze medalist Duncan Scott of Great Britain (right) interact during the medal ceremony for the Men's 200m Freestyle Final.

CAS said it had accepted an appeal from the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) against a decision by the world swimming body FINA to clear Sun of wrongdoing for his conduct during the test in September 2018. The 28-year-old is one of China’s top athletes, having won two gold medals at …

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Olympic swimming champion Sun Yang banned for eight years after Cas ruling | Sport

The Chinese swimmer Sun Yang, a multiple world and Olympic champion, has been banned for eight years following a court of arbitration for sport (Cas) ruling released on Friday. Cas upheld an appeal lodged by the World Anti-Doping Agency (Wada) after Fina, the international swimming federation, cleared Yang of wrongdoing …

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Sun Yang, Chinese Olympic Swimmer, Gets 8-Year Doping Ban

Sun Yang, Chinese Olympic Swimmer, Gets 8-Year Doping Ban

Sun Yang, the three-time Olympic swimming champion from China, will be suspended for eight years for a drug-testing violation, the Court of Arbitration for Sport ruled on Friday. Sun, 28, a six-time Olympic medalist and the first Chinese man to win a swimming gold at the Games, has been fighting …

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Markets Off Day’s Highs; Reliance, HUL, ITC Hold Firm, Sun Pharma, Maruti Suzuki Drag

Markets Off Day

All BSE sectoral indices were trading in the green, with the exception of the auto index. The benchmark indices have cooled off after surging more than 1 per cent at opening bell. The BSE Sensex had risen as much as 415.29 points to touch 41,309.67 in the initial minutes of …

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Pollution May Aggravate Skin Damage From Sun

Winter Sun Warrants Sunscreen

Study Shows Extreme Weather May Also Worsen Skin Damage From Ultraviolet Radiation By Charlene LainoWebMD Health News Reviewed by Laura J. Martin, MD Feb. 8, 2011 (New Orleans) — Exposure to amounts of pollution typically found in urban environments may more than double skin damage from the sun, preliminary research …

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Winter Sun Warrants Sunscreen

Winter Sun Warrants Sunscreen

By Kathleen DohenyHealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Feb. 3 (HealthDay News) — For many, winter is a time to put aside swimsuits, sandals and sunscreens. That’s OK for the first two (unless you’re cruising somewhere warm). But health experts now say you shouldn’t pack away the sunscreen. “Some people may think that …

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