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2hMiguel Delaney

Utd eye Pogba despite record fee - sources

Manchester United will persist with their attempts to bring France international Paul Pogba back to the club, sources have told ESPN FC.

15hPA Sport

England 'brutal focus' for Iceland - Hodgson

Roy Hodgson says England approach Monday's win-or-bust Euro 2016 clash against Iceland with a "brutal focus'' having so far failed to turn dominance into victories.

8hESPN staff

Sterling set for England recall - reports

Raheem Sterling is to receive a recall to the England side for their Euro 2016 round-of-16 tie against Iceland, according to newspaper reports.

May: Jones not scared of big decisions (1:24)
3hRupert Guinness

Froome, Quintana 'above the rest' - Contador

Alberto Contador missed the Spanish road championship citing "health reasons", but he tells ESPN that he feels "much better" than in 2015, when he started the Tour after winning the Giro.

2hPA Sport

UCI to step up testing for Tour motor cheats

The International Cycling Union says it will make between 3,000 and 4,000 bike checks for motorised doping at the Tour de France, which begins on Saturday.

6hNick Parkinson

Eubank Jr to hold meeting over GGG fight

Chris Eubank Jr says "I've got some nice tricks up my sleeve for him" as he targets fight with WBA-IBF world champion Gennady Golovkin at Wembley.

2hPA Sport

Hurley may miss Open for sister's wedding

Billy Hurley has revealed he could turn down his place in The Open at Troon following his life-changing maiden PGA Tour title in the Quicken Loans National.

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21hPA Sport

Battle for Team GB sprint spots heats up

Great Britain's Olympic selectors have to choose between leaving out the second or fourth fastest Briton ever over 200 metres after neither sealed their Rio spots in Birmingham.

1dDan Rafael

Thurman outslugs Porter to retain title in thriller

In a surefire contender for fight of the year, Keith Thurman and Shawn Porter traded blows for 12 action-packed rounds Saturday, with Thurman narrowly emerging to retain his 147-pound belt.

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22hThe Report by Andrew Fidel Fernando

England restrict subdued SL before washout

Fifties to Kusal Mendis, Dinesh Chandimal and Angelo Mathews sparked Sri Lanka's score of 248 for 9, but gloom ultimately defined the day, as play was abandoned four overs into England's reply.

1dPA Sport

'England are still two years behind All Blacks'

Former British & Irish Lions head coach Sir Ian McGeechan believes England are two years behind world champions New Zealand despite their 3-0 series whitewash of Australia.

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4hLaurence Edmondson

Hamilton: Rosberg relationship now 'really good'

Lewis Hamilton says his relationship with Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg is "surprisingly" good at the moment as the two fight for the 2016 world championship.

2dESPN staff

Twitter pokes fun at Portugal vs. Croatia

Portugal vs. Croatia did not serve up any excitement. In fact, it didn't even register a shot on target in 90 minutes. Twitter was not impressed.


Leo Spall ESPN UK Deputy Editor 

James Ward has admitted he voted for Britain to leave the EU -- and told the UK to calm down! "It's my decision and I think we'll be alright," he said in his postmatch media conference after losing to Novak Djokovic. "We need to stop panicking and it will be fine."

Matt Wilansky Tennis editor 

Hard to believe, but Venus Williams won her opening Wimbledon match in her 19th appearance here. Her opponent, Donna Vekic, a 7-6 (3), 6-4 loser, was only 2 when Venus made her debut.

Matt Wilansky Tennis editor 

With his win, Novak Djokovic has won his past 70 straight sets in the first three rounds of a major.

Matt Wilansky Tennis editor 

Trivia: When was the only time Novak Djokovic lost a match when up two sets to love? Against Jurgen Melzer at the 2010 French Open, of course. Djokovic is up two sets on James Ward today, and more than likely, he'll improve that record to 161-1.

Matt Wilansky Tennis editor 

More than 18 years separate Ivo Karlovic (37) and Borna Coric (19), but it was the old man who prevailed in straight sets. Karlovic fired 55 winners.

Matt Wilansky Tennis editor 

And James Ward finally wins his first game of the match. Crowd went bananas -- as if he'd won the tournament.


Willie Weinbaum ESPN 

Nice when the Wimbledon "brollies" (aka umbrellas) are out because of the sun, as in this case on Monday afternoon.

Leo Spall ESPN UK Deputy Editor 

It's Wimbledon 1, British tennis 0 on Day 1 at the All England Club. Kyle Edmund put up a decent fight in the second set against France's Adrian Mannarino in front of a good crowd on court No.2, but went down 6-2, 7-5, 6-4.

Matt Wilansky Tennis editor 

We're 36 minutes into the opening match on Wimbledon's center court, and the only question is: Will James Ward win a single game? Novak Djokovic is up 6-0, 3-0.

Matt Wilansky Tennis editor 

Great as he's been, Novak Djokovic has never been fully embraced by the fans. And his first-round opponent, James Ward, is a Brit, so you can bet the world No. 1 won't be getting much love today.