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Thursday 17 April 2014
MANCHESTER CITY 2 SUNDERLAND 2
Thursday 17 April 2014
NOTTINGHAMSHIRE director of cricket Mick Newell believes this may be his last shot at the England job, after he was formally interviewed for the post yesterday at Lord’s.
Thursday 17 April 2014
1993: LORENZO Bruno Nero Dallaglio represents England during the World Sevens at Murrayfield, aged 20 and still two and half years away from a full England cap.
Thursday 17 April 2014
WORLD’S most expensive player Gareth Bale repaid a chunk of his fee last night with a dazzling individual goal to snatch the Copa Del Rey for Real Madrid in the final’s dying moments.
Thursday 17 April 2014
LIVERPOOL are sweating over the fitness of striker Daniel Sturridge as they look to clinch their first topflight title for 24 years.
Thursday 17 April 2014
EVERTON 2 CRYSTAL PALACE 3 EVERTON manager Roberto Martinez blamed stage-fright after Crystal Palace delivered a huge blow to his side’s bid to qualify for the Champions League last night.
Thursday 17 April 2014
CRICKET: Former England batsman Kevin Pietersen will miss Delhi Daredevils’ first match of the new Indian Premier League season today with a finger injury.
Thursday 17 April 2014
TENNIS: Stars Andy Murray, Martina Navratilova and Tim Henman are to play fundraising matches in support of former British No1 Elena Baltacha.
Thursday 17 April 2014
ATHLETICS: Paralympian Oscar Pistorius’s girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp was hit by four bullets in quick succession on the night she died, a forensics expert told a court yesterday.
Wednesday 16 April 2014
ARSENAL 3 WEST HAM UNITED 1 ARSENAL manager Arsene Wenger saluted a “perfect touch” from Olivier Giroud last night after the striker’s return to form helped earn his side a comeback win and reignited their Champions League charge.
Wednesday 16 April 2014
EVERTON manager Roberto Martinez has laughed off speculation that promising England midfielder Ross Barkley could make a £38m cross-city move to Liverpool.
Wednesday 16 April 2014
MANCHESTER City boss Manuel Pellegrini has rallied his team ahead of tonight’s clash with bottom club Sunderland, insisting his players still believe they can catch Premier League title rivals Liverpool.
Wednesday 16 April 2014
PARALYMPIC star Oscar Pistorius has told of the moment he broke down his bathroom door and discovered the lifeless body of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Wednesday 16 April 2014
Reformed character Danny Care opens up to Josh Richards about his long wait to play a World Cup
Wednesday 16 April 2014
FOOTBALL: Merseyside marked the 25th anniversary of the Hillsborough disaster yesterday by ringing the city’s church bells 96 times, once for each fan who died at the FA Cup semi-final.
Wednesday 16 April 2014
BOXING: A further 20,000 tickets for May’s rematch between Carl Froch and George Groves at Wembley Stadium are to go on sale, taking capacity to 80,000. No sale date has been given yet.
Tuesday 15 April 2014
FORMULA ONE boss Bernie Ecclestone has revealed plans to recruit a head of sponsorship this month and denied reports that he is plotting a takeover.
Tuesday 15 April 2014
MANCHESTER City are expected to find out this week whether they face punishment under European financial fair play (FFP) rules.
Tuesday 15 April 2014
NEWLY-CROWNED double Masters champion Bubba Watson has warned Europe that his next goal is to reclaim the Ryder Cup for the United States at Gleneagles this year.
Tuesday 15 April 2014
ARSENAL chief executive Ivan Gazidis has criticised the Football Association’s ticket policy for the FA Cup final, calling it “not right”.
Tuesday 15 April 2014
IT WAS the same outcome and the same setting as two years ago, but the manner in which Bubba Watson won the Masters at Augusta National on Sunday was very different.
Tuesday 15 April 2014
ATHLETICS: Paralympic star Oscar Pistorius was accused yesterday of “getting emotional” in court because “your version is improbable”, as he denied the murder of his girlfriend.
Tuesday 15 April 2014
CRICKET: England captain Alastair Cook and Test colleague Ian Bell both scored unbeaten centuries yesterday in the County Championship.
Monday 14 April 2014
LIVERPOOL 3 MANCHESTER CITY 2
Monday 14 April 2014
MOURNFUL doesn’t usually describe the experience of watching live sport, but it was the best word I could come up with after a couple of hours’ cricket during the opening week of the LV County Championship.
Monday 14 April 2014
SWANSEA CITY 0 CHELSEA 1
Monday 14 April 2014
AMERICA'S Bubba Watson won his second Masters title in three years in Augusta late last night, after 20 year-old Texan Jordan Spieth blew a chance to become the tournament's youngest ever winner.
Monday 14 April 2014
SARACENS director of rugby Mark McCall feels his side are storming toward sealing home advantage in the Aviva Premiership Rugby play-offs after seeing off Northampton Saints 28-24 yesterday.
Monday 14 April 2014
DOUBLE Olympic champion Mo Farah last night vowed to continue running marathons after narrowly missing out on the British record on his debut over 26.2 miles in London yesterday.
Monday 14 April 2014
HULL CITY 5 SHEFFIELD UNITED 3 HULL CITY boss Steve Bruce believes all the pressure will be on Arsenal in next month's FA Cup showdown, after his team booked a place in the final for the first time in their history.
Monday 14 April 2014
BOXING: Manny Pacquiao's trainer believes the Filipino would have the beating of Floyd Mayweather Junior if a fight can be arranged.
Monday 14 April 2014
CRICKET: Fast bowler Steven Finn boosted his hopes of an England recall yesterday by taking by taking four wickets for Middlesex against Nottinghamshire at Lords. Yet teammate Chris Rogers said that Finn should not be rushed back.
Friday 11 April 2014
WORLD No2 Adam Scott admitted he was overwhelmed by the reception from the Augusta crowd yesterday, as the defence of his Masters title began with a round of three under par.
Friday 11 April 2014
PREMIER League clubs’ financial health deteriorated last season, according to a key indicator.
Friday 11 April 2014
ARSENAL boss Arsene Wenger admits he is baffled by his side’s crumbling defensive record, as the Gunners prepare for tomorrow’s crunch FA Cup semi-final against Wigan at Wembley.
Friday 11 April 2014
FORMER world’s fastest man Asafa Powell last night vowed to clear his name after being handed an 18-month ban for failing a drug test.
Friday 11 April 2014
RUGBY UNION: The European Rugby Champions Cup is to replace the Heineken Cup next season, it has been confirmed.
Friday 11 April 2014
CRICKET: Scotland and Ireland could play Test matches from 2018 if they win a new competition for non-Test sides, the Intercontinental Cup, and then beat the team bottom of the world rankings.
Friday 11 April 2014
ATHLETICS: Paralympic star Oscar Pistorius was yesterday accused of fabricating his version of events the night he shot dead his girlfriend.
Friday 11 April 2014
FOOTBALL: Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho was yesterday fined £8,000 by the Football Association after going onto the pitch to remonstrate with referee Chris Foy during his team’s 1-0 defeat to Aston Villa last month.
Friday 11 April 2014
BEN CLEMINSON AND BILL ESDAILE PREVIEW THE BEST OF THE WEEKEND’S FOOTBALL AND RACING NOT many people gave Liverpool a hope of winning the Premier League this year. Indeed some bookmakers were offering 33/1 before the season kicked off.
Friday 11 April 2014
THE PRESENCE of 13-year-old Tidal Bay in tomorrow’s Coral Scottish Grand National (3.50pm) has given the contest an unusual shape.
Thursday 10 April 2014
BAYERN MUNICH 3 MANCHESTER UNITED 1 (Bayern win 4-2 on aggregate)
Thursday 10 April 2014
HULL City fans will set off for Wembley this weekend already toasting a victory after the Football Association rejected controversial plans to change the club’s name to Hull Tigers.
Thursday 10 April 2014
FOOTBALL Association shareholders will vote in May on proposals for a blanket ban on anyone involved in the top eight tiers of English football betting on any aspect of the game worldwide.
Thursday 10 April 2014
PARALYMPIC star Oscar Pistorius insisted he killed girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp by “mistake” yesterday as he came under fierce cross-examination for the first time in his murder trial.
Thursday 10 April 2014
FORMER world No1 Luke Donald hopes pearls of wisdom from basketball icon Michael Jordan can help him clinch a first Masters title when he tees off in Augusta today.
Thursday 10 April 2014
OF ALL the courses I have played, I’ve never encountered one that changes more from the Wednesday to the Sunday than Augusta National.
Thursday 10 April 2014
CRICKET: Wicketkeeper Jonny Bairstow could miss England’s first Test against Sri Lanka in June after breaking a finger playing for Yorkshire. The 24-year-old faces four to six weeks on the sidelines.
Thursday 10 April 2014
CYCLING: The introduction of yellow and red cards to improve safety in the peloton was yesterday proposed by Belgian Cycling Federation president Tom van Damme.

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