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RAF serviceman dies after sustaining injury in rugby league match

• Scott Stevenson hurt in inter-services game against the army• ‘This is tragic and heartbreaking news,’ says RFL chiefAn RAF senior aircraftman has died after being injured playing in an inter-services rugby league match against the army.Scott Stevens…

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Burnley’s Jeff Hendrick grabs a point to add to Brighton’s home angst

A late equaliser from Burnley’s Jeff Hendrick earned his side a 1-1 draw as Brighton’s winless streak at the Amex Stadium continued. After a goalless first half Neal Maupay broke the deadlock, striking a superb volley from the edge of the box.The Seagu…

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Jamie Murray and Mattek-Sands team up for Scot’s fourth US Open doubles title

Murray now has seven grand-slam doubles titlesUS-UK pairing beat top seeds Chan Hao-ching and Michael VenusJamie Murray ensured some success for his family at the US Open by defending the mixed doubles title with America’s Bethanie Mattek-Sands. While …

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Andy Ruiz Jr is the best heavyweight out there, insists Anthony Joshua

• Joshua talks up his opponent ahead of December rematch• ‘We can’t overlook Andy and his talent. I respect him’Anthony Joshua believes he will be up against the best fighter on the planet when he takes on Andy Ruiz Jr in their 7 December rematch.Ruiz …

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Ashley Cole retires from playing and plans move into coaching

• Cole: ‘My next chapter will hopefully be coaching’• Left-back won 13 major trophies and 107 England capsAshley Cole has said he is planning a move into coaching after calling time on his illustrious playing career.The former England defender won 13 m…

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Ashley Cole retires from playing and plans move into coaching

• Cole: ‘My next chapter will hopefully be coaching’• Left-back won 13 major trophies and 107 England capsAshley Cole has said he is planning a move into coaching after calling time on his illustrious playing career.The former England defender won 13 m…

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Blow for Wales as Gareth Anscombe is ruled out of World Cup

• Fly-half suffers knee injury in loss to England• Taulupe Faletau already ruled out due to injuryWales have been dealt a second major World Cup injury blow with fly-half Gareth Anscombe being ruled out of the tournament.The Ospreys No10, an integral p…

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Andy Murray’s singles comeback to continue at two tournaments in China

• Murray will compete at Zhuhai Championships and China Open• Former world No 1 makes his return in Cincinnati on MondayAndy Murray has entered next month’s Zhuhai Championships and China Open as he prepares to make his singles return in Cincinnati on …

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Andy Murray confirms singles comeback next week in Cincinnati

• Scot has been recovering from second hip operation• Murray has played tournament doubles this summerAndy Murray will make his singles return next week at the Western & Southern Open in Cincinnati.The news, which was announced by the Scot on his F…

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Kick It Out demands action after series of racial abuse allegations

Four incidents reported in first round of Football League gamesAnti-discrimination body condemns ‘disgraceful’ behaviourKick It Out has called on the Football Association and clubs to take action against the “disgraceful” incidents of abuse which marre…

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Nick Kyrgios says he ‘still has it’ after claiming Washington title

Australia beats Daniil Medvedev 7-6 (8-6) 7-6 (7-4)Citi Open final win puts Kyrgios back into top 30 Nick Kyrgios won his second ATP Tour title of the season with victory over Daniil Medvedev in the Citi Open final in Washington. The Australian was at …

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Ryan Christie’s hat-trick inspires Celtic to demolition of Saints

Ryan Christie struck a long-range hat-trick as Celtic began their latest Scottish Premiership title defence with a 7-0 demolition of St Johnstone.The Scotland international took his tally for the season to six goals in five matches with a brilliant per…

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Ryan Christie’s hat-trick inspires Celtic to demolition of Saints

Ryan Christie struck a long-range hat-trick as Celtic began their latest Scottish Premiership title defence with a 7-0 demolition of St Johnstone.The Scotland international took his tally for the season to six goals in five matches with a brilliant per…

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Andy Murray and brother Jamie advance to quarter-finals at Citi Open

Brothers rally in tie-break decider to win 6-4 6-7 (7) 10-5Former world No 1 suggests return to singles in AugustAndy Murray and brother Jamie battled past French pair Nicolas Mahut and Edouard Roger-Vasselin at the Citi Open in Washington.The former w…

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Cameron Bancroft joins Smith and Warner in Australia’s Ashes squad

• Trio reunited for first time since ball-tampering scandal• Recalls also for fast bowlers James Pattinson and Peter SiddleCameron Bancroft has been named in Australia’s Ashes squad, reuniting him with Steve Smith and David Warner for the first time si…

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EFL warns Bury their fixtures could be suspended over safety requirements

• Safety Advisory Group meeting will evaluate Gigg Lane• League One side start season with 12-point deduction after CVABury’s League One fixtures could be suspended ahead of the new season, the English Football League has warned.The crisis-hit club wer…

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Liverpool sign off on US tour with stalemate against Sporting Lisbon

Jürgen Klopp’s men draw 2-2 with Portuguese sideDivock Origi and Georginio Wijnaldum on targetLiverpool ended their pre-season tour of the USA with a 2-2 draw against Sporting Lisbon at Yankee Stadium that meant the sides shared the Western Union Cup.A…

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Liverpool sign off on US tour with stalemate against Sporting Lisbon

Jürgen Klopp’s men draw 2-2 with Portuguese sideDivock Origi and Georginio Wijnaldum on targetLiverpool ended their pre-season tour of the USA with a 2-2 draw against Sporting Lisbon at Yankee Stadium that meant the sides shared the Western Union Cup.A…

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Andy Murray and brother Jamie team up for doubles at Washington Citi Open

• Murray to continue comeback from surgery with more doubles• Brothers resume their partnership at tournament on MondayAndy Murray will continue his comeback from hip surgery by playing more doubles and will team up with his brother, Jamie, at the Citi…

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Delph determined to put ‘frustrating’ Man City end behind him at Everton

‘It was really frustrating … all you want to do is play football’‘Whether on or off the pitch, you’re going to get the same desire’Fabian Delph has vowed to give 100% commitment to his new club Everton after expressing his frustration at a lack of Manc…