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England surpass 500,000 Test runs as South Africa stage late fightback

Friday  19:35,   24 january 2020

In search of a 3-1 series win, England surpassed 500,000 Test runs but South Africa fought back on day one of the fourth Test.Joe Root's men were dealt a blow before winning the toss with the news that paceman Jofra Archer would be unable to play at >>>

Injured Vardy to miss FA Cup clash, could return for EFL semi-final

Friday  18:10,   24 january 2020

A glute problem saw Jamie Vardy withdrawn from Leicester City's Premier League match with West Ham and he will be absent against Brentford.The striker was substituted during the first half of the Foxes' 4-1 win over West Ham in the Premier... >>>

The 10 longest unbeaten runs in Premier League history – how far do Liverpool have to go?

Friday  17:05,   24 january 2020

Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool are closing in on Arsene Wenger’s Arsenal's 49-game record – will the Reds go invincible this season?When Arsenal managed a league campaign of 38 games without losing in 2004, there were some that claimed it would never... >>>

NFL player Antonio Brown turns himself in at Florida jail

Friday  15:55,   24 january 2020

FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — NFL free agent Antonio Brown turned himself in at a Florida jail on Thursday night following accusations that he and his trainer attacked another man. Brown, 31, arrived at Broward County Jail around 10 p.m., as first... >>>

Brighton make Mooy deal permanent

Friday  14:30,   24 january 2020

Australia international Aaron Mooy has joined Brighton and Hove Albion on a permanent deal.Mooy has signed a three-and-a-half-year deal at the Amex Stadium for a reported fee of £5million after impressing following on a temporary move from... >>>

Arsenal sign Foord from Sydney

Friday  13:20,   24 january 2020

Arsenal have completed the signing of Caitlin Foord from Sydney FC in a late Women's Super League Deadline Day transfer. WSL leaders Arsenal responded to their 4-1 to Chelsea by completing the deal after the 5pm UK deadline for an undisclosed... >>>

New events, bigger prize fund for LET

Friday  12:55,   24 january 2020

The Ladies European Tour has added seven new tournaments to their schedule for 2020, with total prize money significantly increased from last year. The 24-tournament calendar features a combined prize fund of almost €18m, a year-on-year increase of... >>>

Finn Russell: Booze row and training no-show led to stand-off being axed for Ireland game

Friday  11:40,   24 january 2020

Scotland’s Six Nations campaign has been thrown into crisis eight days before a ball is kicked with the news that star stand-off Finn Russell has left the squad and will play no part in the opening match in Ireland a week on Saturday. It has been... >>>

Australian Open 2020: Djokovic demolishes Nishioka in Melbourne

Friday  11:20,   24 january 2020

Novak Djokovic lost just eight points on serve in a thrashing of Yoshihito Nishioka at the Australian Open.The Serbian superstar produced a brilliant performance to crush Nishioka 6-3 6-2 6-2 on Rod Laver... >>>

Wozniacki's career ends in tears

Friday  11:15,   24 january 2020

A tearful Caroline Wozniacki headed into retirement after defeat at the hands of Tunisia's Ons Jabeur, ending her Australian Open hopes and her 16-year career. The Dane announced last month that the scene of her greatest triumph, when she broke... >>>

Atletico Madrid knocked out of Copa del Rey by third-division side Cultural Leonesa

Friday  10:45,   24 january 2020

Diego Simeone's side were on the wrong side of a stunning upset on ThursdayDiego Simeone's side were sluggish for much of Thursday's encounter at Reino de Leon, though Angel Correa's 62nd-minute strike seemed set to send Atleti... >>>

Australian Open 2020: Wang 'always believed' in Serena upset potential

Friday  08:25,   24 january 2020

Serena Williams crushed Wang Qiang at the US Open but the Chinese world number 29 was confident of exacting revenge in Melbourne.Wang, 28, produced a shock 6-4 6-7 (2-7) 7-5 third-round victory over the eighth seed on Rod Laver Arena on... >>>

Serena knocked out of Australian Open in shock upset by Wang

Friday  07:50,   24 january 2020

Seven-times champion Serena Williams suffered a dramatic exit from the Australian Open on Friday.Wang, who was thrashed 6-1 6-0 by Williams in the U.S. Open quarter-finals, savoured sweet revenge on Rod Laver Arena to end the American's bid for a... >>>

Ones to watch in Tokyo: Meet the Team GB hopefuls set to light up the 2020 Games... including a BMX rider and the 'next big thing' in British swimming

Friday  07:15,   24 january 2020

With six months to go until Tokyo 2020, Sportsmail has selected a group of Team GB hopefuls to get behind in the run-up to the Games, including 'the next big thing' in British swimming and a BMX star.Our shortlist of athletes includes a... >>>

Root: Beating Proteas would be my finest hour as captain

Friday  06:50,   24 january 2020

Should England overcome South Africa in the final Test, it would mark Joe Root's proudest achievement as captain.England head into the fourth and final Test at the Wanderers - which starts on Friday - with a 2-1 lead, having already extended... >>>