Lawrence Ostlere, an assistant sports editor at The Independent, has been appointed deputy sports editor and sports writer.
Ostlere joined The Independent in November 2017 as a sports night editor. Later, he was named sports feature editor.
Previously, he was a digital sub-editor and writer at The Guardian.
Ostlere has a B.A. from the University of Leeds.
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