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Emma Raducanu appointing Russian coach will only add to scrutiny on her | Tumaini Carayol

For much of the past few months, as Emma Raducanu travelled the world without a permanent coach and assured all who asked that she could succeed while in full control of her destiny, her decisions were the subject of intense, constant attention. She may have now addressed those concerns, but there will be no end …

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Athletic feats at Commonwealth Games cannot distract from Britain’s colonial sins | Tumaini Carayol

At 8.30 on Friday morning, with the sun up over Birmingham, the Commonwealth Games action will begin. Even in a competition contested by a limited pool of countries with notable athlete absences, there will be great performances and heartwarming moments. Supreme exhibitions of athleticism will be complemented by breakthroughs from those with few opportunities to …

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