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Media playback is not supported on this device Gomis winner sends Al Hilal into Club World Cup semi-finalsFormer Swansea striker Bafetimbi Gomis scored the winner as Al Hilal beat Esperance Sportive de Tunis 1-0 to reach the Fifa Club World Cup semi-finals. Eight minutes after coming off the bench, Gomis opened the scoring with a…
Mitchell Starc trapped Colin de Grandhomme leg before to claim his 13th fifth-wicket haul in Test cricketFirst Test, Perth (day three of five)Australia 416 & 167-6 (57 overs): Burns 53, Labuschagne 50; Southee 4-63New Zealand 166 all out (55.2 overs): Taylor 80; Starc 5-52ScorecardAustralia are in a commanding position after day three of the first…
Anya Shrubsole claimed three wickets before rain stopped play in MalaysiaThird women's one-day international, Kinrara Academy Oval, Kuala LumpurPakistan 145-8 (37.4 overs): Nahida 55, Javeria 37; Glenn 4-18, Shrubsole 3-32No result, England win series 2-0ScorecardEngland's third one-day international with Pakistan was abandoned with no result, meaning they finished the series in Kuala Lumpur as 2-0…
Reed has lost all three of his matches at the Presidents Cup this weekPatrick Reed's caddie has been thrown out of the Presidents Cup in Melbourne by the PGA Tour after he "shoved" a fan who verbally abused his player.The altercation came on Saturday after American Reed suffered his third defeat against the International team.Reed…
Manchester City have won the Premier League twice, the EFL Cup twice and the FA Cup once since Guardiola's arrival in 2016, claiming a domestic treble last seasonPep Guardiola finds himself in unfamiliar territory, 14 points adrift of an unbeaten Liverpool and further from the top of the table than he has been with any…
Media playback is not supported on this device Jurgen Klopp - Liverpool are in a good placeLiverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has signed a new deal with the club that will run until 2024.Klopp, who joined the Reds in October 2015, signed a new six-year contract in July 2016 and that has now been extended further.Liverpool…
Media playback is not supported on this device Wayne Rooney - I'd be ready to play for Derby tomorrowWayne Rooney is pleased big-name former England players are no longer shunning management as he starts his role as a player-coach at Derby.Before Frank Lampard at Chelsea this season, the last former England players with more than…
Jesse Lingard has made 20 appearances for Manchester United in all competitions this season, scoring once in a 2-1 Europa League defeat by Astana in NovemberManchester United midfielder Jesse Lingard feels he can return to his best after opening up to manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer about off-field issues that had "weighed on his shoulders".Lingard assumed…
BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2019Date: Sunday, 15 December Time: 19:00 GMT Venue: P&J Live Arena, Aberdeen Coverage: BBC One and BBC Sport websiteScotland rugby union great Doddie Weir will be honoured with the Helen Rollason Award at the BBC Sports Personality of the Year show.Weir, 49, was diagnosed with motor neurone disease (MND)…
Schiavone won the last of her eight WTA titles in 2017Former French Open champion Francesca Schiavone has revealed she has successfully overcome cancer.The 39-year-old became the first Italian woman to win a Grand Slam with her 2010 Roland Garros triumph and won eight titles before retiring in 2018.Schiavone, who has not revealed the type of…
Milner began his career with Leeds and has also been at Newcastle, Aston Villa and Manchester CityLiverpool midfielder James Milner has agreed a contract extension to stay at the Premier League leaders until 2022.The 33-year-old joined the Reds on a free transfer from Manchester City in June 2015 and is in the final season of…
An Olympic gold medallist was among those injured after a double-decker bus crashed into a railway bridge.Kevin Young, a 400m hurdler whose world record at the 1992 games in Barcelona has still not been beaten, tweeted he suffered "broken ribs and head trauma".A woman is in critical condition after the bus, bound for Swansea University,…
Starc scored 30 from 41 balls and then took four New Zealand wickets on day twoFirst Test, Perth (day two of five)Australia 416 all out (146.2 overs): Labuschagne 143, Head 56, Warner 43, Smith 43; Wagner 4-92, Southee 4-93New Zealand: 109-5 (32 overs): Taylor 66no; Starc 4-31ScorecardMitchell Starc took 4-31 to put Australia in control…
Joshua beat Andy Ruiz on points to claim his belts back off the Mexican on SaturdayUnified world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua says a fight with Tyson Fury or Deontay Wilder "has to happen in 2020".Britain's Joshua reclaimed his IBF, WBA and WBO titles from Andy Ruiz Jr in Saudi Arabia on Saturday.WBC champion Deontay Wilder…
Lamar Jackson greets opposing quarterback Sam Darnold after the Baltimore Ravens won the AFC North Division titleBaltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson signed shirts for New York Jets players after throwing five touchdown passes and breaking an NFL rushing record in a 42-21 victory.Jackson, 22, ran for 86 yards to set a new record for most…