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I will be world champion one day insists disappointed Gavin McDonnell

Gavin McDonnell is convinced he will be a world champion one day after just coming up short in his bid for the WBC super bantamweight title.

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Gavin McDonnell cannot hide his disappointment after defeat in his WBC super bantamweight title fight. Picture: PA

Pride should outweigh disappointment for Gavin McDonnell

He gave his all, but it was not enough.

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Gavin McDonnell unsuccessful in bid to become WBC champion

Gavin McDonnell produced a valiant effort but missed out on the WBC super bantamweight title on a majority decision to Rey Vargas

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Gavin McDonnell set to go to Hull and back again for world title dream

He may be Doncaster through and through but Gavin McDonnell has a certain affinity with Hull.

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Gavin McDonnell. Picture: Mark Robinson

Eddie Hearn tips Gavin McDonnell for surprise stoppage in WBC title clash

Promoter Eddie Hearn says he has a 'funny feeling' Gavin McDonnell will stop opponent Rey Vargas tonight to become WBC champion.

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Home comforts could be key admits Gavin McDonnell in WBC title clash

Gavin McDonnell admits home advantage could prove key for his WBC world title fight tonight.

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Twin Gavin can learn from my mistakes insists Jamie McDonnell

Jamie McDonnell believes twin brother Gavin can learn from his mistakes as he seeks to claim the WBC super bantamweight title this weekend.

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Gavin McDonnell. Picture: Mark Robinson

Gavin McDonnell’s journey of a lifetime told by those who know him best

It started with a drunken claim and could end on Saturday night with Gavin McDonnell reaching the pinnacle of the sport of boxing.

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Gavin McDonnell during his open workout in Hull this week. Picture: Matchroom

Confident Gavin McDonnell unfazed by ‘tall’ world title foe Vargas

Gavin McDonnell saw something yesterday that he has not experienced in his career so far – an opponent standing taller than him.

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Favourite Thistlecrack, who has been ruled out of the Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup because of injury.

COUNTDOWN TO CHELTENHAM FESTIVAL: golden rules for a successful week of punting

As the mighty THISTLECRACK becomes the latest casualty, the battered and bruised Cheltenham Festival is limping into view on crutches.

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Doncaster’s Liam Ramsay added to British team for European Athletics Indoor Championships

Doncaster’s Liam Ramsay has been added to the British Athletics team for the European Athletics Indoor Championships.

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United Kingdom Champion Tyler Bate and WWE's new UK stars will make history - appearing for the first time at select WWE Live Events in the UK and Ireland from May 4 to 12.

BREAKING: WWE's new UK superstar wrestlers to join legends at Sheffield Arena

WWE's new UK superstar wrestlers will make history when they battle alongside legends on the next live tour - including a date at Sheffield Arena, we can exclusively reveal.

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Doncaster races preview and tips for Wednesday, February 22

Ericht can spearhead a Nicky Henderson double at Doncaster.

Fraer Morrow

Doncaster weightlifting star Fraer Morrow facing big push for Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Weightlifting prospect Fraer Morrow just keeps on raising the bar.

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Action from last Saturday's Head of the River.

Sheffield students take 2017 Head of the River honours

A record number of crews braved bitterly cold conditions on the River Don at this year’s South Yorkshire Head of the River race.

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Exciting novice chaser Altior is spring-heeled on his way to victory in the highlight of Newbury's stellar card last Saturday.

Can any of these magnificent seven ride into Grand National history at Aintree?

The juggernaut marked ‘Cheltenham Festival’ that is plunging headlong towards us was briefly stopped in its tracks this week by one of racing’s equally iconic standing dishes.

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Players set for battle at Doncaster Chess Congress

Chess players from all over the country will converge on the town for the annual Doncaster Chess Congress which starts tomorrow night at Hall Cross Academy.

Regan Kidd

Conisbrough youngster Regan Kidd, nine, nets call-up for Great Britain Inline Hockey Junior Olympics squad

Nine-year-old Regan Kidd is ‘inline’ for a dream trip to California after being selected to play roller hockey for Great Britain.

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Aiden Davies. Photo: Andy Davies

Doncaster Athletic Club’s Aiden Davies stars for Great Britain in Indoor International in Prague

Doncaster Athletic Club’s Aiden Davies smashed his personal best points haul when helping Great Britain finish second in a prestigious five-team Combined Events Indoor International in Prague.

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Pictured at  his home  off Woodhead Road, Wortley, Sheffield is mountain bike racer Steve Peat who has launched his own team, Team Orange Eingland.

Sheffield star cyclist releases date for 2017 Steel City DH

Mountain bikes at the ready - the date of this year’s Steel City DH has been announced as May 20, to take place in Sheffield’s Greno Woods.

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