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Denmark 2-0 Wales: Nations League – as it happened | Football

67 min That goal, and especially the manner of it, has deflated a Wales team that started the second half really well. If they’re not careful this could get messy. Eriksen, given far too much space against, drags a deflected Read more…


England v India: fifth Test, day three – live! | Sport

8.08am EDT08:08 Lunch Well, that was probably a session for the purists. Just a handful of runs squeezed off the bat as the Indian batsmen first saw off some clinical opening overs from Broad and Anderson, then nurdled, nudged and Read more…


England v Spain: Nations League – live! | Football

Peter Taylor, the one-time England manager, is fighting for survival at the foot of the National League with Dagenham & Redbridge. The reaction to the latest stop in the 65-year-old’s itinerant career has been consistent. Wow! And also, why? This Read more…


Nations League: Northern Ireland 0-2 Bosnia-Herzegovina – live! | Football

10.38am EDT10:38 79 min: Stuart Dallas crosses from the right again and the ball looks to be on a plate for Liam Boyce. Toni Sunjic intercepts with a good defensive header. 10.34am EDT10:34 75 min: Duljevic cuts in from the Read more…


England v India: fifth Test, day two – live! | Sport

7.33am EDT07:33 109th over: England 278-8 (Buttler 52, Broad 23) Buttler, on the drive, snicks a Shami outswinger through the vacant third slip area for four. Virat Kohli is about to misplace his rag. A force through extra cover for Read more…


Novak Djokovic handles Kei Nishikori to set up delicious Del Potro showdown | Sport

Not long after Rafael Nadal hat to quit against Juan Martin del Potro with a knee injury, Novak Djokovic inflicted more conventional pain on Kei Nishikori in straight sets on Friday night to reach the US Open final for the Read more…


USA v Brazil: international friendly – live! | Football

USA Still waiting on confirmed team news, but here’s the roster for this pair of friendlies for the USA: GOALKEEPERS (3): Alex Bono (Toronto FC/CAN; 1/0), Ethan Horvath (Club Brugge/BEL; 2/0), Zack Steffen (Columbus Crew SC; 3/0) DEFENDERS (9): John Read more…


US Open tennis: Rafael Nadal v Juan Martín del Potro, men’s semi-final – live! | Sport

3.45pm EDT15:45 Preamble It’s possible that this US Open men’s semi-final will be over in a couple of hours. Yes, it’s possible … it’s just not very probable. Rafael Nadal and Juan Martin del Potro don’t half enjoy an epic, Read more…


England v India: fifth Test, day one – live! | Sport

6.55am EDT06:55 12th over: England 27-0 (Cook 17, Jennings 8) Cook, reaching for a wide outswinger from Sharma, squirts it in the air through the vacant gully region. That’s all folks. “Personally,” says Richard O’Hagan, “I would’ve given Border a Read more…


Jonny Bairstow named England wicketkeeper for fifth Test against India | Sport

Jonny Bairstow will keep wicket for England after recovering from a broken middle finger as Joe Root named an unchanged team for the fifth Test against India starting at the Oval on Friday. Jos Buttler stepped into the role for Read more…