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Mourinho ‘relaxed’ about prospects of signing Sanchez as City pull out of race

Jose Mourinho admits Manchester United “have a chance” of signing Alexis Sanchez after Manchester City pulled out of the race for the Arsenal forward.

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Novak Djokovic was in fine form in his comeback match against Donald Young

Novak Djokovic cruises to first-round win at Australian Open

Novak Djokovic marked his grand slam return with a thoroughly convincing win over Donald Young in the opening round of the Australian Open.

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Johanna Konta hit 37 winners in her first-round victory in Melbourne (Andy Brownbill/AP)

Konta eases past American Brengle to book second round place in Melbourne

Johanna Konta eased into the second round of the Australian Open – but is still lamenting her forgotten blueberries.

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Upbeat Sharapova remaining ‘realistic’ as she clears Australian Open first round

Tennis is beginning to feel like business as usual again for Maria Sharapova.

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Ben Stokes vows to try to clear his name after affray charge

Ben Stokes has vowed to try to clear his name after the England all-rounder was charged with affray.

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Manchester United v Stoke City ? Premier League ? Old Trafford

Paul Pogba: Manchester United still have leaders City in their sights

Manchester United remain intent on chasing down Premier League leaders Manchester City, according to midfielder Paul Pogba.

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Johanna Konta was a convincing winner in her opening match of the Australian Open

Konta kicks off Australian Open campaign with comfortable win over Brengle

Johanna Konta began her Australian Open campaign in comfortable fashion with a 6-3 6-1 victory over American Madison Brengle.

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Stoke appoint Paul Lambert as boss due to his Premier League experience

Paul Lambert’s Premier League experience and knowledge of the Stoke squad convinced the club’s owners he was the man to replace Mark Hughes.

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Chelsea v Arsenal ? Carabao Cup ? Semi Final ? First Leg ? Stamford Bridge

Jose Mourinho “relaxed” over potential Alexis Sanchez signing

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho says he is “relaxed” about the transfer saga surrounding Alexis Sanchez as Chelsea reportedly emerged as rivals for his signature.

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Moeen Ali enjoyed his return to limited-overs cricket

Moeen Ali happy to move on from Ashes misery

Moeen Ali admits his poor Ashes form left him questioning his own ability.

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Wales Manager Announcement ? Hensol Castle

5 key areas for new Wales boss Ryan Giggs to address

Former Manchester United assistant manager Ryan Giggs ended an 18-month break from football when he was named Wales boss on Monday.

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Ice Hockey ? Challenge Cup ? Final ? Sheffield Steelers v Nottingham Panthers ? Hallam FM Arena

Tavares and the Islanders edge the Canadiens in overtime

John Tavares’s second goal of the night was an overtime tiebreaker that lifted the New York Islanders 5-4 over the Montreal Canadiens.

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Simone Biles has spoken of her ordeal at the hands of Larry Nassar

Simone Biles says she was sexually abused by USA team doctor Larry Nassar

Four-time Olympic champion Simone Biles has said she was sexually abused by Team USA’s former gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar.

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Ryan Giggs described himself as 'tremendously proud' to be named Wales manager

New Wales boss Ryan Giggs: Criticism of my commitment as a player ‘unfair’

New Wales manager Ryan Giggs aims to ensure the availability of Gareth Bale and Aaron Ramsey after labelling criticism that he was not committed to the country during his playing days as “unfair”.

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Paul Lambert has been appointed the new manager of Stoke

Stoke appoint Paul Lambert as boss due to his Premier League experience

Paul Lambert’s Premier League experience and his knowledge of the Stoke squad convinced the club’s owners he was the man to replace Mark Hughes.

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Rugby Union ? 2015 RBS Six Nations ? Ireland v France ? Aviva Stadium

Ireland winger Tommy Bowe to retire at the end of the season

Ireland and Ulster winger Tommy Bowe has announced he will retire at the end of the season.

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Manchester United v Stoke City ? Premier League ? Old Trafford

Manchester United stay perfect in 2018 with convincing win over Stoke

Manchester United maintained their 100 per cent start to 2018 with a comfortable 3-0 victory over a Stoke side watched by their incoming boss Paul Lambert.

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Nantes defender has red card overturned after referee apologises for kicking out

Nantes defender Diego Carlos’ sending-off against Paris St Germain has been overturned after referee Tony Chapron apologised for the controversial end to the game.

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Ben Stokes has vowed to clear his name after being charged with affray

England’s Ben Stokes ‘keen to clear his name’ after being charged with affray

Ben Stokes has said he is keen to clear his name after being charged with affray.

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Upbeat Sharapova remaining ‘realistic’ as she clears Australian Open first round

Tennis is beginning to feel like business as usual again for Maria Sharapova.

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