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European judges join Polish peers in protest against ‘muzzle law’

Warsaw, Poland – Judges from across Europe have joined Polish peers, lawyers and members of the public as they marched in silence to protest against what they describe as the systematic erosion of judicial independence by Poland’s government.  The office of Warsaw’s mayor said some 30,000 people took part in Saturday’s march to denounce a bill that would…

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European Cup: Glasgow Warriors v Sale Sharks

SummaryHastings misses 40-yard penalty, but moments later converts another penaltyAdam Hastings opens scoring after early Warriors pressureOpening match in Pool 2Listen on BBC Radio Scotland or 5live sport extraLine-upsGlasgow Warriors15Seymour14Tagive13Grigg12Johnson11Van der Merwe10Hastings9G Horne1Kebble2Brown3Fagerson4Harley5Cummings6Wilson7Gibbins8FagersonSubstitutes16Turner17Allan18Rae19Swinson20Fusaro21Price22P Horne23SteynSale15Hammersley14Yarde13Redpath12L James11McGuigan10MacGinty9Papier1Harrison2Webber3Cooper-Woolley4Evans5Phillips6du Preez7B Curry8du PreezSubstitutes16van der Merwe17Oosthuizen18John19Postlethwaite20Ross21Warr22du Preez23Ashton

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Listen: European Champions Cup & Challenge Cup commentaries

Champions CupBath v Ulster (13:00 GMT) – BBC Radio 5 Live, BBC Radio Bristol and BBC Radio UlsterGlasgow Warriors v Sale Sharks (13:00 GMT) – BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra La Rochelle v Exeter Chiefs (15:15 GMT) – BBC Radio Devon Ospreys v Munster (17:30 GMT) – BBC Radio WalesChallenge Cup Bristol Bears v…

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Slow play in golf: European Tour announces new measures to speed up play

A new timing system will be trialled at next month’s BMW PGA Championship at WentworthPenalty strokes are more likely to be imposed on slow players after the announcement of new measures to speed up European Tour golf.With slow play one of the hottest topics in the game, the Tour will impose the strongest protocols in…

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European Athletics Team Championships: GB name shot putter for 4x400m relay

Youcef Zatat, left, was included in the team instead of sprinter Rabah YousifGreat Britain were disqualified from the men’s 4x400m relay at the European Athletics Team Championships after a reserve shot putter was named in the line-up by mistake.Youcef Zatat – who had not travelled to Poland – was included in the quartet instead of…

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European U21 Championship final: Spain v Germany

SUN 30 Jun 2019Euro Under-21 Championship – FinalSpain U212Germany U211Ruiz (7′ minutes), Olmo (69′ minutes)90′ +3HT 1-0Amiri (88′ minutes)Got a TV Licence?You need one to watch live TV on any channel or device, and BBC programmes on iPlayer. It’s the law.Find out moreSummaryNew West Ham signing Fornals starts for SpainSpain aiming for record-equalling fifth titleGermany beat…

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European U21 Championship: Croatia v England

MON 24 Jun 2019Euro Under-21 Championship – Group CCroatia U210England U21129 minsNelson (11′ minutes pen)Got a TV Licence?You need one to watch live TV on any channel or device, and BBC programmes on iPlayer. It’s the law.Find out moreSummaryBoth sides already knocked out after two defeatsFoden starts for England, Wan-Bissaka on benchLive ReportingBy Shamoon HafezAll…

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European Under-21 Championship: England U21s lose to late Romania flurry

George Puscas was one of nine full Romania internationals in their starting line-upEngland Under-21s’ hopes of reaching the European Championship semi-finals are all but over after they lost a six-goal thriller against Romania in Cesena, with all the goals coming in an 18-minute period at the end of the game.George Puscas opened the scoring for…

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Watch: European Gymnastics Championships – GB’s Fraser and Hall hunt medals in men’s all-around final

LiveLiveMen’s all-around final – uninterruptedBBC SportRelated Video and AudioComing upPlay video 12/04/2019 Part 2 from BBC Two12/04/2019 Part 2Got a TV Licence?You need one to watch live TV on any channel or device, and BBC programmes on iPlayer. It’s the law.Find out moreSummaryMen’s all-around final (12:00 BST)GB’s Joe Fraser and James Hall competing in men’s…

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European Gymnastics Championships: Claudia Fragapane qualifies for floor final

By David McDaid BBC Olympic sports reporter in Szczecin, Poland Claudia Fragapane won four gold medals at the 2014 Commonwealth Games2019 European Gymnastics ChampionshipsDate: 10-14 April Venue: Szczecin, PolandCoverage: Watch live coverage of all of each of the event finals on BBC Two starting 12 April, as well as on the BBC Sport website and…