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Palace stun Chelsea to earn first points of season

Palace stun Chelsea to earn first points of season

Wilfried Zaha scored his first goal since May for Crystal Palace Wilfried Zaha scored the winner as Crystal Palace stunned reigning champions Chelsea to pick up their first victory of the Premier League season. Palace had lost all seven of their previous games – including three under new boss Roy Hodgson – and had failed […]

Man City score seven to thrash Stoke

Man City score seven to thrash Stoke

Kevin De Bruyne ran Stoke ragged at the Etihad Belgium midfielder Kevin De Bruyne produced a phenomenal display as Manchester City overwhelmed Stoke and opened up a two-point lead at the top of the Premier League. The 26-year-old provided two assists and produced one of the passes of the season that led to the second […]

Sharapova reaches first final since 2015

Sharapova reaches first final since 2015

Sharapova has won 35 WTA titles Former world number one Maria Sharapova reached her first WTA final since returning from a drugs ban as she beat Peng Shuai 6-3 6-1 at the Tianjin Open. Sharapova, 30, came back to the tour in April following a 15-month ban for taking the banned drug meldonium. The Russian […]

Scotland: Malky Mackay takes interim charge for Netherlands friendly

Scotland: Malky Mackay takes interim charge for Netherlands friendly

Malky Mackay won five Scotland caps as a player in 2004 Scottish FA performance director Malky Mackay is to take interim charge of the Scotland team, following Gordon Strachan’s departure on Thursday. The former Watford, Cardiff and Wigan manager, 45, will combine both jobs and take the team for the 9 November friendly with Netherlands […]

Test championship, ODI league & four-day Tests approved by ICC

Test championship, ODI league & four-day Tests approved by ICC

England won their recent two home Test series against South Africa and West Indies Plans for a Test championship and one-day international league have been approved by the International Cricket Council. Nine teams will play six series of Test matches over a two-year period – three at home and three away – culminating in a […]

Guardiola ‘disrespectful’ to call Spurs ‘Harry Kane team’ – Pochettino

Guardiola ‘disrespectful’ to call Spurs ‘Harry Kane team’ – Pochettino

Harry Kane has scored six hat-tricks in 2017, alongside 11 goals in seven games for Spurs Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino says Pep Guardiola’s comments about his side’s reliance on Harry Kane were “very disrespectful” and “sad”. The Manchester City manager described Spurs as the “Harry Kane team” when discussing his side’s title rivals. The striker […]

‘Open and unpredictable’ – Guscott’s European Champions Cup guide

‘Open and unpredictable’ – Guscott’s European Champions Cup guide

Saracens captain Brad Barritt lifted the trophy last season after a 28-17 win over Clermont In the past five years, the European Champions Cup has been under a duopoly. Saracens have won the past two titles, successfully defending the trophy in May with victory over Clermont. Before that, big-spending French superpowers Toulon won an unprecedented […]

Watch: Wentz on fire as Eagles beat Panthers

I-Marathon October Challenge Watch: Wentz on fire as Eagles beat Panthers

Colin Kaepernick: From one man kneeling to a movement dividing a country

Colin Kaepernick: From one man kneeling to a movement dividing a country

<!– Colin Kaepernick has not played in the NFL since March when he opted out of his San Francisco 49ers contract Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick first protested against racial injustice and police brutality by kneeling down during the United States national anthem in the summer of 2016. Since then, a whole movement […]

Watch – Messi hat-trick fires Argentina to World Cup

I-Marathon October Challenge Watch – Messi hat-trick fires Argentina to World Cup