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How would YOU do at the Winter Olympics? Take our interactive quiz to find out!

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With the coverage of Pyeongchang dominating the news, NewsThump asks – how well would you do at the Winter Olympics?

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Tragedy strikes as on-fire Will Grigg walks too close to petrol station and kills 5

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Will Grigg’s on fire and that’s proving a bit dangerous.

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Mighty Wigan Athletic praise plucky Manchester City for ‘having a go’

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Wigan Athletic have congratulated Manchester City for a heroic effort that ended in inevitable defeat.

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British Olympic Association pushes IOC for inclusion of Pancake Race

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The British Olympic Association has today submitted a formal proposal to the International Olympic Committee to recognise Pancake Racing as an official Olympic sport.

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Team GB protests at exclusion of ‘Hill Slide on Carrier Bag’ from Winter Olympics

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The British Winter Olympic team have today submitted a formal complaint to the organisers of the South Korean event over the continued exclusion of traditional British winter sport, the hill slide on a carrier bag.

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Norovirus outbreak sees Winter Olympic staff break sprinting records in mad dash for toilets

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An outbreak of the norovirus in the host city of the 2018 Winter Olympics has seen most existing sprinting records broken, according to reports.

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Formula One grid girls to be replaced with grid horses

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Formula 1 bosses have announced that from next season, they will replace the ‘grid girls’ with ‘grid horses’.

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Dele Alli caught cheating on girlfriend and also at football

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Dele Alli is allegedly a massive cheater in a couple of ways.

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Rampant consumerism celebrates 52nd consecutive Super Bowl victory

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Marketing professionals are celebrating yet another a magnificent victory in yesterday’s Super Bowl LII, after securing unprecedented levels of coverage for their range of tawdry products.

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Liverpool’s Salah celebrates wonder goal by checking out property prices in Barcelona

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Liverpool’s latest scoring sensation Mohamed Salah is looking forward to following in the club’s time honoured tradition of moving on to better things by signing for Barcelona.

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