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Anderson stars as England bounce back

James Anderson takes six wickets with Australia bowled out for just 136 as England end opening day of third Ashes Test 133-3 at Edgbaston.

7hESPN staff

Ramos agrees new Madrid deal - report

Sergio Ramos has reached an agreement on a new contract with Real Madrid that will keep him at the club until June 30, 2020, Marca reports.

3hMike Whalley

New Stones bid refused

Everton have rejected a second Chelsea bid of £26m for John Stones as they battle to keep the England defender.

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7hESPN Staff

Sir Peter O'Sullevan dies aged 97

The iconic commentator called 50 Grand Nationals for the BBC from 1947, receiving a knighthood before his retirement in 1997.

11hESPN staff

Szczesny joins Roma on loan

Roma have confirmed the signing of goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny from Arsenal on a year-long loan.

8hPA Sport

English FA backs Platini

Michel Platini has been given the firm backing of the Football Association after formally declaring he is to run for the FIFA presidency.

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15hThe Pits

Button to co-host Top Gear?

Reports in the UK suggest Jenson Button may be in talks to co-host popular BBC show Top Gear with Chris Evans.

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8hMark Hodgkinson

Hodgkinson: How Lendl could help Dimitrov

Grigor Dimitrov and Ivan Lendl have been spotted hitting together. Imagine what it would do for the struggling Bulgarian if the two started officially working together.

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15hNick Parkinson

Campbell inspired by father's cancer battle

Luke Campbell tells ESPN he has gained strength from seeing his dad fight cancer and also by training alongside his hero Guillermo Rigondeaux.

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1dPeter O'Rourke

Adebayor undergoes Villa medical - sources

Tottenham striker Emmanuel Adebayor is set to join Aston Villa after undergoing a medical at the club's training ground, sources have told ESPN FC.

Moran: I'm a survivor (8:44)
1dJames McNicholas

Where does Welbeck fit in for Wenger?

With Arsenal reportedly looking for a new centre-forward and Danny Welbeck still out with an injury, the Englishman may be Arsenal's odd-man out.

10hBrett Okamoto

Okamoto: Rousey promises to emerge unscathed

Ronda Rousey can't promise how long her bout against Bethe Correia at UFC 190 will last -- but the bantamweight champion is certain she'll sustain minimal punishment when the pair clash Saturday.

Wenger: It's the first trophy at stake (1:57)
17hKevin Palmer

LVG believes in Shaw

The Dutch manager thinks young defender Luke Shaw will silence critics after a challenging and injury plagued campaign last season.

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13hNate Saunders

Verstappen to start driving lessons in summer break

F1's youngest ever starter and points scorer will use summer break to start driving lesson at home in Belgium - though he cannot take full test until turning 18 on September 30.

2dIan Holyman

Di Maria signing close - Blanc

Paris Saint-Germain coach Laurent Blanc has told media he is "rather positive" Angel Di Maria will soon join from Manchester United.



GOAL! Tottenham's Harry Kane cuts the @MLS All-Stars lead in half with a blast from 18 yards out that Nick Rimando can't touch. 2-1.


HALFTIME in San Nicolas de los Garza in the Copa Libertadores final first leg with Tigres and River Plate both hanging tough in a 0-0 draw.


GOAL! Nick Rimando makes a great save on one end to deny Spurs and seconds later Kaka hits David Villa to put @MLS All-Stars up 2-0.