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De Kock named new South Africa ODI captain

Tuesday  20:50,   21 january 2020

Quinton De Kock has been named as South Africa's new one-day captain and will lead a new-look Proteas side in next month's series against England.De Kock has replaced 35-year-old Faf Du Plessis, who had previously acted as skipper in all... >>>

The next Kaka? More promising than Rodrygo? - The expert's lowdown on Real Madrid new boy Reinier

Tuesday  18:20,   21 january 2020

Following confirmation of Reinier Jesus' move to Real Madrid, we spoke to a Brazilian football analyst to get the lowdown on the teenager.In completing the long-reported deal, Los Blancos bolstered an already impressive collection of young... >>>

British qualifier Dart through in Melbourne

Tuesday  17:10,   21 january 2020

Qualifier Harriet Dart ensured there was some British joy at the Australian Open on Tuesday with a stunning comeback victory against Japan's Misaki Doi.Twelve months ago she failed to win a game against Maria Sharapova, and she must have been... >>>

Australian Open 2020: Nadal outclasses Dellien in first round

Tuesday  16:55,   21 january 2020

World number one Rafael Nadal was too good for Hugo Dellien at the Australian Open.The world number one proved too good for Dellien on a sunny Rod Laver Arena, winning 6-2 6-3 6-0 in two hours, two... >>>

Envisioning a Champions League on Tour, a Soccer Investor Demands More for His Money

Tuesday  16:20,   21 january 2020

Stephen M. Ross, the real estate developer and principal owner of the Miami Dolphins, flew to Paris this month to speak with leaders of Europe’s most powerful soccer clubs, teams that have benefited from the billionaire’s largess in bankrolling a... >>>

Newcastle sign former Tottenham midfielder Nabil Bentaleb on loan until the end of the season from Schalke

Tuesday  16:20,   21 january 2020

Newcastle United have made their first signing of the window after Nabil Bentaleb joined on loan from Schalke. The former Tottenham midfielder joins Newcastle until the end of the season.The 25-year old former Tottenham midfielder joins Newcastle... >>>

Masvidal 'moving on' from McGregor: He 'doesn't want the fight'

Tuesday  13:15,   21 january 2020

Jorge Masvidal is no longer set on fighting Conor McGregor. The UFC welterweight contender said he's still interested but doesn't believe McGregor is. "I'm moving on from that fight," Masvidal said Monday during "Ariel Helwani's MMA... >>>

Chelsea are worse with Kante in the team, should Lampard leave him out?

Tuesday  13:05,   21 january 2020

The France World Cup winner is widely regarded as the best box-to-box midfielder on the planet so why do Chelsea struggle for balance when he plays?After winning back-to-back Premier League titles, the World Cup and becoming Chelsea's most respected >>>

Anthony Martial has four months to prove he is good enough for Manchester United

Tuesday  12:17,   21 january 2020

In the absence of Marcus Rashford, this is the Frenchman's chance to shineThree words that frequently crop up when Anthony Martial is described by those who knew and know him are “shy”, “quiet” and... >>>

Man Utd charged for failing to control their players in Liverpool defeat

Tuesday  12:05,   21 january 2020

The Football Association have charged Manchester United after their players crowded referee Craig Pawson during Sunday's defeat at Anfield.Having gone ahead in the 14th minute through Virgil van Dijk's header, Liverpool thought they had a second >>>

Joshua reveals new Wilder talks

Tuesday  11:50,   21 january 2020

Anthony Joshua insists a "curveball" offer could tempt Deontay Wilder into a undisputed heavyweight title fight.WBC champion Wilder will face Tyson Fury in a rematch on February 22 while Joshua will defend his newly-regained IBF, WBA and WBO titles... >>>

Newcastle close to sealing Bentaleb loan

Tuesday  11:45,   21 january 2020

Newcastle are expected to conclude the signing of midfielder Nabil Bentaleb on loan from Schalke on Tuesday. The Magpies will also have the option to make the 25-year-old's move to St James' Park permanent.Bentaleb, who began his career at Tottenham >>>

Lampard out to prove Keane wrong

Tuesday  11:05,   21 january 2020

Frank Lampard admits he is out to silence doubters like Roy Keane by making a success of his Chelsea tenure. Keane sarcastically claimed Lampard has "all the answers for Chelsea" in a heated Sky Sports panel discussion with Jamie Carragher on... >>>

Transfer rumours: Daily round-up

Tuesday  10:30,   21 january 2020

The January transfer window is now officially open! Clubs will now spend the whole month looking to improve their squads by bringing in players from all over the world and as such, there’ll be plenty of news and reports about possible comings and... >>>

Mbappe reveals that Zidane was his first 'idol'

Tuesday  07:35,   21 january 2020

At the launch party for his new foundation, Inspired by KM, the PSG forward spoke about his favourite players and biggest influences growing up.Mbappe, 21, has become one of the most recognisable faces in world football over the last few years.... >>>