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Published 16 January 2017

16-20 January 2017
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16:17
Friday
Sailing
British Sailing have confirmed their new teams for the new Olympic cycle.
Read more at the Royal Yachting Association
10:53
Friday
Short Track
GB Short Track have announced the names of the first ever members of the GB Short Track Academy, following a multi-phase talent identification process.
Read more at GB Short Track
09:41
Friday
Skeleton
More medals for the GB Skeleton squad - this time gold for Donna Creighton and bronze for Jeremy Rice in the North American Cup.
Full results here
14:43
Thursday
Skeleton
GB's Kimberley Murray has won bronze in the women's Skeleton race of the IBSF World Cup.
10:43
Thursday
Diving
Rebecca Gallantree has announced her retirement from diving after competing at every level of competition in the sport.
Read more at British Swimming
10:00
Thursday
Athletics
Dame Jessica Ennis-Hill and Richard Whitehead MBE have teamed up with Blue Peter to launch the official mascot design competition for this summer’s World Para Athletics Championships and IAAF World Championships London 2017.
09:43
Thursday
Tennis
Gordon Reid and Alfie Hewett are through to the semi-finals of the Melbourne Open.
Read more at Tennis Foundation
09:55
Wednesday
Tennis
GB's Gordon Reid, Lucy Shuker and Alfie Hewett have all made it through to the quarter finals of the Melbourne Open.
Follow updates on Twitter
10:24
Tuesday
Hockey
After winning gold at the Rio Olympics, GB women's hockey coach Danny Kerry has named a squad of 33 to lead England and Great Britain into the next Olympic cycle.
Read more at GB Hockey
10:08
Tuesday
Para-alpine Skiing
Millie Knight and guide Brett Wild took home another gold medal at the IPC Alpine Skiing World Cup, with teammate Kelly Gallagher and guide Gary Smith securing bronze.
Read the full report at insidethegames
09:52
Tuesday
Wheelchair Tennis
Alfie Hewett, Gordon Reid and Lucy Shuker finished runners-up in each of the three Super Series finals they contested on the last day of the International Sydney Wheelchair Tennis Open.
Read more at the Tennis Foundation
12:43
Monday
Swimming
Three-time Olympian Fran Halsall has confirmed her retirement from the sport after a 10-year career winning 30 medals at World, European and Commonwealth level.
Read more at British Swimming
12:15
Monday
Hockey
England Hockey have confirmed their squad for the next Olympic cycle, which includes nine new players.
Read more at GB Hockey
11:44
Monday
Modern Pentathlon
Kate French and Sam Curry have won the women's and men's events in the first Pentathlon GB National Ranking Competition of the year.
Read more at Pentathlon GB
10:04
Monday
Cycling
British Cycling’s Laura Kenny has withdrawn from the forthcoming Six Day Berlin and National Track Championships having sustained a hamstring strain. Laura is undergoing treatment and hopes to return to full fitness soon.
Read more at British Cycling
09:56
Monday
Gymnastics
British Olympic bronze medallist Nile Wilson could be out for several months after snapping ankle ligaments in training.
Read more at BBC Sport
09:27
Monday
Short Track Speed Skating
GB's Charlotte Gilmartin took the bronze medal in the 500m final of the ISU Short Track Speed Skating European Championships this weekend.
Full results here
09:23
Monday
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Welcome to UK Sport Talk, where you can find the latest news from the world of elite sport. First up, we're going to recap news from the weekend that you might have missed.

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