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In 1978, US female sports journalists won a major victory in their fight for equality
Sat 30 Jan 2016
How an Italian sweet-maker became famous after a dramatic race at the London Olympics.
Sat 16 Jan 2016
The first woman to win the Iditarod race through 1000 miles of wilderness in Alaska
Sat 9 Jan 2016
The Soviet gymnast who charmed the world at the 1972 Munich Olympics.
Boxing Day 2015
In 1991, two Americans both beat the iconic long jump record at the World Championships.
Sat 19 Dec 2015
How the legendary motorcycle stuntman made his name with a jump outside a casino in 1967.
Sat 12 Dec 2015
How the East German team won their last ever match - just before the country disappeared.
Sat 5 Dec 2015
How an international wrestling tournament wowed secretive North Korea in 1995
Sat 21 Nov 2015
The late All Blacks rugby legend in his own words
Sat 28 Nov 2015
How a Jaffa fisherman's son broke down barriers by making Israel's national team
Sat 14 Nov 2015
Two former athletes describe the human cost of the Communist nation's drugs programme.
Sat 7 Nov 2015
The legendary Pakistani player who went undefeated for five years in the 1980s
Sat 24 Oct 2015
The legendary player who broke the colour bar in baseball and won the World Series.
Sat 17 Oct 2015
In 2002, free diver Tanya Streeter attempted to reach a record depth of 160m
Sat 3 Oct 2015
How Didier Drogba and the Ivorian football team campaigned for an end to civil war.
Sat 26 Sep 2015
How Gerrie Coetzee thrilled South Africa by becoming world boxing champion in 1983.
Sat 5 Sep 2015
How Faramarz Assef switched from international athletics to music stardom.
Sat 29 Aug 2015
How American Football success cheered up New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina
Sun 16 Aug 2015
The black American athlete made history at the 1936 Olympics held in Nazi Germany.
Sun 9 Aug 2015
The Catholic football superstar who crossed the sectarian divide to sign for Rangers.
Sun 2 Aug 2015
The runner from an Indian reservation in the USA who won a shock Olympic victory in 1964.
Sun 26 Jul 2015
The legendary British cyclist who died on Mont Ventoux during the 1967 Tour de France
Sun 5 Jul 2015
The Midfielder who Scored the First Ever International Goal for the England Women's Team.
Sun 19 Jul 2015
In 1998, a doping scandal rocked the most prestigious race in cycling
Sun 28 Jun 2015
In 1991, Americans Mike Powell and Carl Lewis took on the Long Jump world record.
Sun 21 Jun 2015
In 1998, Iran invited an American wrestling team to Tehran as a goodwill gesture.
Sun 14 Jun 2015
The transgender player who fought for the right to compete in tournaments as a woman
Sun 7 Jun 2015
How a crash at a motor race in France in 1955 killed 83 spectators and a famous driver.
Sun 31 May 2015
The former Nazi paratrooper who became a hero to Manchester City fans in the 1950s
Sun 24 May 2015
How the British wheelchair racer won her greatest victory at the 2004 Paralympic Games
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