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Australian Open 2020: Melbourne air quality a worry for asthma sufferer Kvitova

Saturday  11:20,   18 january 2020

An asthma sufferer, Petra Kvitova said poor air quality at the Australian Open was a concern.The year's first grand slam has been impacted by poor air quality in Victoria's capital after bushfires ravaged Australia in recent... >>>

Unless Man City sack me, I’m going to stay here next season - Guardiola

Saturday  10:50,   18 january 2020

The Spanish boss has no plans to walk away from Etihad Stadium before the end of his current contract, which is due to expire in 2021Guardiola has worked wonders at Etihad Stadium since his arrival at the club back in 2016, winning two Premier... >>>

Australian Open 2020: Federer unworried about air quality, dismisses relocation talk

Saturday  10:35,   18 january 2020

Amid air quality concerns ahead of the Australian Open, Roger Federer said he was unworried.Roger Federer insisted he was unworried about the air quality in Melbourne as he dismissed suggestions tournaments like the Australian Open should be... >>>

Young thanks Man Utd after joining Inter

Saturday  04:50,   18 january 2020

Ashley Young has completed his move from Man Utd to Inter Milan on a six-month deal, with an option to extend for a further year. A deal between the two clubs was agreed on Thursday, with Inter paying a £1.3m (€1.5m) fee plus bonuses for the... >>>

PL refs to use pitchside monitors for red cards

Friday  17:25,   17 january 2020

Referees in the Premier League have been advised to start using pitchside monitors from this weekend if a VAR recommends changing a decision on a red card.The clarification comes after a routine meeting involving match officials in Loughborough this >>>

Pope notches maiden Test ton

Friday  17:05,   17 january 2020

Ollie Pope scored a maiden Test hundred as England pressed home their advantage over South Africa on day two of the third Test.Ben Stokes (120) too hit a hundred, his ninth in Tests, sharing in a 203-run stand for the fifth wicket with Pope (106no)... >>>

Mourinho anticipating early February return for Lloris

Friday  16:55,   17 january 2020

Hugo Lloris is back in training for Tottenham but Jose Mourinho refused to provide a specific date when he expects the goalkeeper to return.Lloris has been out since suffering a gruesome dislocated elbow in Spurs' defeat to Brighton and Hove Albion... >>>

Solskjaer: No Anfield safety fears for Man Utd

Friday  15:00,   17 january 2020

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says he has "no safety fears" ahead of Manchester United's trip to Anfield on Sunday.Speaking at his news conference ahead of the game, Solskjaer responded to a question regarding safety after... >>>

Ferrari signs Leclerc's brother to its F1 junior programme

Friday  14:15,   17 january 2020

Ferrari has signed Charles Leclerc's brother Arthur to its Formula 1 junior programme, and the 18-year-old will join Prema Powerteam in the Formula Regional European Championship .Charles Leclerc scored two wins and seven pole positions on his... >>>

'I want rounds in the bank': Conor McGregor says he will NOT hunt down an early KO against Donald 'Cowboy' Cerrone in Las Vegas

Friday  14:15,   17 january 2020

WILL GRIFFEE IN LAS VEGAS: Conor McGregor wants rounds in the bank against Donald Cerrone but insisted he will put 'Cowboy' away at UFC 246 this weekend.The Irishman cruised into UFC headquarters in a Rolls-Royce truck but spoke with a calm... >>>

How Novak became master of Melbourne

Friday  14:10,   17 january 2020

Novak Djokovic is the wizard of Oz after he made history by claiming a record seventh Australian Open title 12 months ago. Djokovic delivered a masterclass in hardcourt tennis to beat Rafael Nadal in ruthless fashion to seal a third successive Grand >>>

Stokes follows in Botham's footsteps as he passes 4,000 Test runs

Friday  13:45,   17 january 2020

England's Ben Stokes made history in Port Elizabeth as the all-rounder joined an exclusive club of Test players.The all-rounder joined compatriot Ian Botham on the list of players to achieve both feats, which now features seven men after Stokes' >>>

Jesse Lingard: From big game player to Manchester United outcast

Friday  13:45,   17 january 2020

The midfielder used to be Manchester United's lucky charm – but as they face Liverpool this weekend, Jesse Lingard would be lucky to score against anyone at allThe last time Manchester United visited Anfield, Jesse Lingard scored. Of course he... >>>

Hamilton: I'm going to be a machine

Friday  13:30,   17 january 2020

Lewis Hamilton has warned rivals that he will be a "machine" and on "another level" in 2020 as he chases a record-equalling seventh F1 title. The Mercedes driver, who is also nearing Michael Schumacher's record of race wins, posted a picture on... >>>

How Salah adapted to lead Liverpool charge

Friday  11:50,   17 january 2020

Mohamed Salah tells Sky Sports about adapting his game at Liverpool, hunting down the Premier League title and why he is judged unfairly.The European Cup is mounted on one wall. On another, there is a trophy tally which has been updated to reflect... >>>