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Marco Fu edges past Neil Robertson to reach World Championship quarter-finals

Marco Fu edges past Neil Robertson to reach World Championship quarter-finals

Craig Shakespeare confident Leicester can keep best players

Craig Shakespeare confident Leicester can keep best players

Ander Herrera: Manchester derby is potential make-or-break ‘game of the season’

Ander Herrera: Manchester derby is potential make-or-break ‘game of the season’

Maria Sharapova’s first opponent since doping ban questions Russian’s wild card

Maria Sharapova’s first opponent since doping ban questions Russian’s wild card

Serena Williams hits out at Ilie Nastase after weekend of controversy

Serena Williams hits out at Ilie Nastase after weekend of controversy

How do clubs making an instant Premier League return get on?

How do clubs making an instant Premier League return get on?

Liam Finn signs new contract at Wakefield

Liam Finn signs new contract at Wakefield

EFL ‘exceptionally concerned’ over ongoing Leyton Orient problems

EFL ‘exceptionally concerned’ over ongoing Leyton Orient problems

Tony Adams to offer Nigel Reo-Coker and Kieran Richardson Granada contracts

Tony Adams to offer Nigel Reo-Coker and Kieran Richardson Granada contracts

Ugo Ehiogu’s wife to start charity in the name of former England international

Ugo Ehiogu’s wife to start charity in the name of former England international

The County Championship – The story of the third round of fixtures

The County Championship – The story of the third round of fixtures

Salford’s Justin Carney facing action over alleged racial abuse

Salford’s Justin Carney facing action over alleged racial abuse

Sheffield United ‘keen to bring Ched Evans back to Bramall Lane’

Sheffield United ‘keen to bring Ched Evans back to Bramall Lane’

Chelsea’s Antonio Conte backing Eden Hazard to put team first

Chelsea’s Antonio Conte backing Eden Hazard to put team first

Emre Can determined to seal top-four finish despite loss

Emre Can determined to seal top-four finish despite loss

Tsotsobe suspended by Cricket South Africa after being charged with match-fixing

Tsotsobe suspended by Cricket South Africa after being charged with match-fixing

Scott Quigg’s fight with Viorel Simion upgraded to IBF title eliminator

Scott Quigg’s fight with Viorel Simion upgraded to IBF title eliminator

Serena Williams will take motherhood in her stride – Dame Jessica Ennis-Hill

Serena Williams will take motherhood in her stride – Dame Jessica Ennis-Hill

Kelly Sotherton set for bronze medal upgrade

Kelly Sotherton set for bronze medal upgrade

Wes Morgan among Leicester casualties ahead of Arsenal trip

Wes Morgan among Leicester casualties ahead of Arsenal trip

London Marathon star Josh Griffiths shocked at World Championships qualification

London Marathon star Josh Griffiths shocked at World Championships qualification

Danny Wilson: It’s important we lift ourselves for Old Firm league clash

Danny Wilson: It’s important we lift ourselves for Old Firm league clash

Yaya Toure hopes for better with or without referee in derby match

Yaya Toure hopes for better with or without referee in derby match

Celtic’s Patrick Roberts thankful to remain unhurt after ‘terrible tackle’

Celtic’s Patrick Roberts thankful to remain unhurt after ‘terrible tackle’

Claude Puel: Saints star Oriol Romeu is almost as good as N’Golo Kante

Claude Puel: Saints star Oriol Romeu is almost as good as N’Golo Kante

Laurent Koscielny: Playing three at the back has given Arsenal new lease of life

Laurent Koscielny: Playing three at the back has given Arsenal new lease of life

‘Critical’ Kent abstaining from vote on new Twenty20 tournament

‘Critical’ Kent abstaining from vote on new Twenty20 tournament

Ander Herrera backs Zlatan Ibrahimovic to recover from injury

Ander Herrera backs Zlatan Ibrahimovic to recover from injury

Australia-born Chris McQueen drafted in for England international against Samoa

Australia-born Chris McQueen drafted in for England international against Samoa

Handscomb and Renshaw among new faces offered Australia central contracts

Handscomb and Renshaw among new faces offered Australia central contracts

Lloris admits Chelsea have edge in title race but says Spurs won’t give up

Lloris admits Chelsea have edge in title race but says Spurs won’t give up

Royal Birkdale hoping for 200,000 plus crowd for 2017 Open Championship

Royal Birkdale hoping for 200,000 plus crowd for 2017 Open Championship

David Beckham hails PFA winning duo N’Golo Kante and Dele Alli

David Beckham hails PFA winning duo N’Golo Kante and Dele Alli

Donncha O’Callaghan agrees new deal at Worcester

Donncha O’Callaghan agrees new deal at Worcester

Jurgen Klopp hoping Liverpool can bounce back in Champions League quest

Jurgen Klopp hoping Liverpool can bounce back in Champions League quest

Jason and Laura Kenny in GB squad for Tokyo but funding cut hits programme

Jason and Laura Kenny in GB squad for Tokyo but funding cut hits programme

Hartlepool part company with manager Dave Jones

Hartlepool part company with manager Dave Jones

Luis Suarez praise for Lionel Messi after Barca star nets 500th career goal

Luis Suarez praise for Lionel Messi after Barca star nets 500th career goal

Nadia Comaneci heaps praise on British gymnast Ellie Downie

Nadia Comaneci heaps praise on British gymnast Ellie Downie

Wladimir Klitschko warns Anthony Joshua not to let his mind wander

Wladimir Klitschko warns Anthony Joshua not to let his mind wander

Aaron Ramsey wants FA Cup glory for Arsene Wenger

Aaron Ramsey wants FA Cup glory for Arsene Wenger

Lionel Messi: The stats behind those 500 goals

Lionel Messi: The stats behind those 500 goals

Football rumours from the media

Football rumours from the media

Kevin Chappell rejoices at maiden PGA Tour title

Kevin Chappell rejoices at maiden PGA Tour title

Cleveland Cavaliers ease past Indiana Pacers in NBA play-offs

Cleveland Cavaliers ease past Indiana Pacers in NBA play-offs

5 things we learned from the Premier League this weekend

5 things we learned from the Premier League this weekend

Magical Messi scores 500th Barcelona goal with last-gasp strike to sink Madrid

Magical Messi scores 500th Barcelona goal with last-gasp strike to sink Madrid

Jose Mourinho: Zlatan Ibrahimovic faces difficult road to recovery

Jose Mourinho: Zlatan Ibrahimovic faces difficult road to recovery

I have a rebuilding job at Chelsea, says boss Conte

I have a rebuilding job at Chelsea, says boss Conte

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