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  Sport 2003
In June Roger Federer became the new Wimbledon men's singles champion. Serena Williams won her second straight Wimbledon crown with a three-set victory over her sister Venus
1/7 In July Roger Federer became the new Wimbledon men's singles champion. Serena Williams won her second straight Wimbledon crown with a three-set victory over her sister Venus.
In June one of the biggest sporting event of 2003 was the Special Olympics. Seven thousand athletes from almost 200 countries gathered in Dublin for the games
2/7 One of the biggest sporting events of 2003 was also held in June - the Special Olympics. Seven thousand athletes from almost 200 countries gathered in Dublin for the games.
England sports fans were cheered when in October the boys won the rugby World Cup after a nail-biting match in Sydney. The team was later welcomed home to Heathrow by thousands of fans
3/7 England sports fans were cheered when in November the team won the rugby World Cup after a nail-biting match in Sydney. The team was later welcomed home to Heathrow by thousands of fans and had a victory parade through London.
England got through to Euro 2004 so will fight it out on the pitch in Portugal next summer. Sadly Scotland and Wales didn't qualify
4/7 England got through to Euro 2004 so will fight it out on the pitch in Portugal next summer. Sadly Scotland and Wales didn't qualify
British sprinter Dwain Chambers tested positive for steroid THG and could be banned from athletics for two years.
5/7 British sprinter Dwain Chambers tested positive for steroid THG and could be banned from athletics for two years.
England and Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand was banned for eight months after not taking a drugs test. He said he forgot about the test after a training session
6/7 England and Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand was banned for eight months after not taking a drugs test. He said he forgot about the test after a training session
It was another big year for Paula Radcliffe, who won the London Marathon and broke her own marathon world record by almost two minutes.
7/7 It was another big year for Paula Radcliffe, who won the London Marathon and broke her own marathon world record by almost two minutes.

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