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Andy Murray hints at doubles spot at Wimbledon before possible singles return

• Scot confident he can return to competitive tennis• ‘I don’t have pain, I just need to see how good the hip can get’Andy Murray is confident he can return to competitive tennis and has hinted at a doubles spot at Wimbledon. In January the two-times W…

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Steve Clarke appointed Scotland manager on three-year deal

• Head coach took Kilmarnock to third in Scottish Premiership• Clarke replaces Alex McLeish after 18 months in the postSteve Clarke has been appointed as the new Scotland head coach on a three-year deal, the Scottish Football Association has announced….

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Uefa promise 82% of Euro 2020 tickets will go to fans and general public

Uefa announces its ticket pricing and policy for Euro 2020One million tickets will be priced at €50 or lessUefa has announced its ticket pricing and policy for next summer’s Euro 2020 tournament, which is to be staged in 12 different cities across the …

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Uefa promise 82% of Euro 2020 tickets will go to fans and general public

Uefa announces its ticket pricing and policy for Euro 2020One million tickets will be priced at €50 or lessUefa has announced its ticket pricing and policy for next summer’s Euro 2020 tournament, which is to be staged in 12 different cities across the …

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Real Madrid suffer final day defeat to Real Betis with Gareth Bale stuck on the bench

• Gareth Bale an unused sub as Real Madrid suffer final-day defeat• Loren and Jesé give Real Betis a 2-0 win at the BernabeuLoren Morón and Jesé teamed up to hand Real Betis a famous victory at the Bernabeu as Real Madrid’s disappointing season ended w…

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Johanna Konta loses Italian Open final to Karolina Pliskova in straight sets

• Czech player won 6-3, 6-4 to claim second title of the season• Konta made it to Rome final as an unseeded playerJohanna Konta’s hopes of winning the Italian Open were dashed as Karolina Pliskova powered her way to victory in Rome. Related: John McEnr…

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Vincent Kompany to leave Manchester City this summer after 11 years at club

• Captain leaves on a high after City complete domestic treble• ‘The time has come for me to go. What a season to bow out’Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany will leave the club this summer, after signing off with victory in the FA Cup final on Sat…

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Charlton beat Doncaster on penalties to qualify for play-off final

Charlton will meet Sunderland in the League One play-off final, overcoming Doncaster on penalties despite the visitors holding the upper hand for long periods before The Valley’s first sell-out crowd in seven years.Tommy Rowe, who had earlier scored a …

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Wayne Rooney says Manchester United’s players must feel the fear

• Team need to be afraid of Ole Gunnar Solskjær, Rooney says• Rooney criticises current players’ lack of accountabilityWayne Rooney believes Ole Gunnar Solskjær’s coaching team need to strike fear into those Manchester United players that have shown th…

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Tony Pulis leaves Middlesbrough after contract as manager is not renewed

• Pulis took job in December 2017 with aim of promotion• Middlesbrough finished outside play-off places this seasonTony Pulis has left Middlesbrough after the Championship club announced his contract as manager would not be extended.Pulis took over at …

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Osama bin Laden relative mentioned in Sheffield United investor talks

• Details revealed in court case between club’s co-owners• Possibility of Saudi-based investment discussed in 2017 meetingA Saudi businessman related to Osama bin Laden featured in discussions about investors in Sheffield United, a court in London anal…

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Ed Woodward backs Solskjær after Manchester United post strong finances

• Club posts revenues of £152.1m for the quarter• Executive vice-chairman says finances offer a solid foundationEd Woodward reflected on a “turbulent season” for Manchester United but the executive vice-chairman gave his unequivocal backing to Ole Gunn…

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Giro d’Italia: Fausto Masnada wins stage six as Valerio Conti takes pink jersey

Italian rider led breakaway with Valerio ContiConti takes leader’s jersey from Primoz RoglicUAE Team Emirates’ Valerio Conti took over the leader’s pink jersey as Fausto Masnada triumphed from the breakaway and stage six of the Giro d’Italia ended with…

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Nathan Redmond and Harry Kane in England squad with Nations League looming

• Tottenham’s Kane has not played since 9 April because of injury• Gareth Southgate rewards Redmond for Southampton formSouthampton’s Nathan Redmond is the surprise name in Gareth Southgate’s initial England squad for the Nations League finals.The mana…

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Formula One in talks to stage new grand prix in Marrakech

• South Africa hosted last grand prix in continent in 1993• ‘It is really important to have a race in Africa,’ says F1Formula One may be heading to Morocco after it was revealed that discussions have been staged to hold a grand prix in Marrakech.Just d…

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Maria Sharapova withdraws from French Open: ‘I really miss you Paris’

• Two-times champion still struggling with shoulder injury• ‘Sometimes the right decisions aren’t always the easiest ones’Maria Sharapova has withdrawn from the French Open because of a shoulder problem. The two-times Roland Garros champion has not pla…

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Kick It Out apologise to Brighton for comments on sacking of Chris Hughton

• Organisation apologise for inference sacking linked to ethnicity• Townsend: coaching opportunities now ‘worse than square one’Anti-discrimination campaigners Kick It Out have issued an unreserved apology to Brighton following comments by head of deve…

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Kick It Out apologise to Brighton for comments on sacking of Chris Hughton

• Organisation apologise for inference sacking linked to ethnicity• Townsend: coaching opportunities now ‘worse than square one’Anti-discrimination campaigners Kick It Out have issued an unreserved apology to Brighton following comments by head of deve…

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Boxer who kissed reporter without consent during interview fined $2,500

Kubrat Pulev must take harassment prevention classBoxer suspended until 22 July after kissing Jennifer RavaloKubrat Pulev has been fined, suspended and ordered to take sexual harassment prevention classes after kissing a reporter, according to reports….

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Neil Warnock to stay at Cardiff next season and help find successor

• Manager will see out final year of contract in Championship• ‘We’ve got to look for a replacement for me now’Neil Warnock wants to help Cardiff find his successor after agreeing to remain with the club for another season.Warnock will see out the fina…