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Cruel end to England's Cup run

England's World Cup final chances ended in heartbreak Wednesday after Laura Bassett's own goal in stoppage time gave defending champion Japan a 2-1 win.

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Centre Court evacuated after apparent fire

An apparent electrical fire caused the evacuation of Centre Court and all adjacent areas Wednesday night after a fire alarm sounded off at the All England Club.

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13hNic Atkin

Watson unfazed by death threats from 'cowards'

British No.1 hits back at the internet's haters as she prepares to face Serena Williams for the first time when they meet in the third round at Wimbledon.

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Clyne: Lallana talked up Liverpool

Liverpool new-boy Nathaniel Clyne has revealed that Adam Lallana played a crucial role in his decision to complete a move to Anfield.


Rashid and Finn in England Test squad

England have stuck with the team who drew 1-1 with New Zealand for the first Ashes Test in Cardiff while adding Adil Rashid and Steven Finn to a 13-man squad.

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14hMark Hodgkinson

Sharapova and Dimitrov on track for 'Lovebird Double'

Tennis' hottest couple, Maria Sharapova and Grigor Dimitrov, sailed into the third round on Wednesday, keeping their hopes of emulating Jimmy Connors and Chris Evert alive.

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Blatter: Critics must prove I am corrupt

Blatter he is innocent in the wake of the FIFA corruption scandal, saying: "Anybody [who] calls me corrupt because FIFA is corrupt should go to jail."

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Marcotti: Messi inspires Argentina

Despite not scoring from open play in a competitive international for more than a year, Gabriele Marcotti writes that he remains as important as ever to his country.

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Farah: I am 100-percent clean

Double Olympic champion says doping allegations surrounding coach Alberto Salazar is "killing my family" - but will walk away should any claims be proven.

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22hGeorge Dobell

'I don't need sledging now' - Anderson

Ahead of what is likely to be another heated Ashes series, James Anderson says he has cooled his own fiery approach.



Swiss Federal Office of Justice has received a formal request from the U.S. to extradite seven FIFA officials.


CONFIRMED: Javier Hernandez will miss Mexico's Gold Cup campaign after fracturing his collarbone vs. Honduras. Read:


Sergio Ramos reportedly won't go anywhere but Man United, while Chelsea won't let Loic Remy go at all. Transfer Talk.


We will follow Mexico vs Honduras on ESPN2! All the reaction from England's crushing loss as well as U.S. Open Cup highlights. See you then!


Neil Lennon would welcome consideration for the manager's position at former club Leicester, sources tell ESPN FC.


HALFTIME 0-0! Mexico come close, but are level with Honduras after 45. Chicharito subbed off in the 40th minute with an apparent injury.