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Villa goal scorer John McGinn was also on target in the play-off final win over Derby County in MayHarry Kane scored two late goals as Tottenham came from behind to beat newly promoted Aston Villa. John McGinn's beautifully composed finish, after Tyrone Mings' long ball forward caught out the Spurs defence, put Dean Smith's side…
Goalkeeper Jordan Pickford (right) was Everton's hero at Selhurst ParkJordan Pickford made two crucial saves as 10-man Everton and Crystal Palace played out a goalless draw at a very windy Selhurst Park.The England goalkeeper, who endured a mixed 2018-19 campaign, blocked efforts from Jordan Ayew and then Max Meyer as Palace put the visitors under…
Bryson DeChambeau took more than two minutes for a 70-yard shot on the 16th, and a similar time for an eight-foot putt on the eighth holeAmerican golfer Bryson DeChambeau has infuriated fellow professionals with his slow play at the Northern Trust event in New Jersey. The defending champion, 25, took over two minutes to hit…
England sevens star McConnochie (left) only switched to the XV-a-side version last summerWorld Cup warm-up: England v WalesVenue: Twickenham Date: Sun, 11 Aug Kick-off: 14:00 BSTCoverage: Live on BBC Radio Wales, BBC Radio Cymru, BBC 5 Live Extra & BBC Sport website and BBC Sport app, plus live text commentaryEngland trio Henry Slade, Sam Underhill…
Live ReportingBy Owen PhillipsAll times stated are UKRooney said. He should liven things up come the new year. Anyway, more on England's record goalscorer later...Posted at 11:0011:00In full swingLeeds v Nottingham Forest (12:30 BST)Rex FeaturesCopyright: Rex FeaturesHello. Thanks for popping along. We're spoiling you today. Leeds v Forest. A humdinger if ever there was one.To…
There was a carnival atmosphere for the first game at Anfield since Liverpool won the Champions League finalIn last season's record-breaking Premier League title race, a single loss to eventual champions Manchester City in January was enough to deny Liverpool the trophy they have craved for 29 years.With this campaign's battle at the top expected…
Rafael Nadal is seeking a fifth Rogers Cup titleDefending champion Rafael Nadal beat Fabio Fognini to move into the semi-finals of the Rogers Cup in Montreal.World number two Nadal, seeking a fifth Rogers Cup title, started slowly before dispatching the Italian 2-6 6-1 6-2.The Spaniard faces Gael Monfils or Roberto Bautista Agut, who will return…
Anthony Joshua was beaten for the first time in 23 professional bouts when Andy Ruiz Jr gained a shock win in JuneBritain's Anthony Joshua will face unified world heavyweight champion Andy Ruiz Jr in their rematch in Saudi Arabia on 7 December.The pair fought in New York in June, with Ruiz earning a shock seventh-round…
Warren Gatland will leave his post as Wales head coach after the 2019 World CupWorld Cup warm-up: England v WalesVenue: Twickenham Date: Sunday, 11 August Kick-off: 14:00 BSTCoverage: Live on BBC Radio Wales, BBC Radio Cymru, BBC 5 Live Extra & BBC Sport website and BBC Sport app, plus live text commentaryHead coach Warren Gatland…
Mohamed Salah (second left) has found the net in all five of his Premier League appearances on a Friday, scoring six goals timesLiverpool scored four first-half goals as they started the new Premier League season with a blistering performance to demolish newly-promoted Norwich City at Anfield.Norwich captain Grant Hanley scored the opening goal of the…
Babar Azam has now struck three half-centuries and one century in eight innings for SomersetPakistan's Babar Azam scored a superb unbeaten 55-ball century as Somerset thrashed Hampshire in the T20 Blast.Babar, ranked the number one T20 batsman in the world, struck six sixes to help the hosts post 202-4.Hampshire were 69-6 when rain brought about…
Colin Kaepernick (right) and team-mate Eric Reid protested during the American national anthem before the start of a San Francisco 49ers match in September 2016US President Donald Trump says he would "love to see" Colin Kaepernick play in the NFL again "if he's good enough".Kaepernick has been without a team since opting out of his…
Barcelona's season-opening league fixture against Athletic Bilbao will take place on Friday as plannedLa Liga will start as originally planned next Friday with Athletic Bilbao versus Barcelona after a Spanish court reached a provisional agreement.The court said games can be staged on Fridays, but not Mondays.The Royal Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) said in July that…
Sead Kolasinac and Mesut Ozil were uninjured in the attempted carjackingMesut Ozil and Sead Kolasinac are not in Arsenal's squad for Sunday's Premier League game at Newcastle because of "further security incidents".The pair were involved in a carjacking attempt by an armed gang in north-west London a fortnight ago.Arsenal say they are liaising with police…
Moeen Ali scored four runs in two innings at Edgbaston and finished with match figures of 3-172Men's Ashes 2019: England v Australia, second Specsavers TestVenue: Lord's Dates: 14-18 August Time: 11:00 BSTCoverage: Ball-by-ball Test Match Special commentary on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra, Radio 4 LW, online, tablets, mobiles and BBC Sport app. Live…