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Naholo in as All Blacks name World Cup squad

Waisake Naholo, who fractured a leg in his New Zealand debut just six weeks ago, is part of the 31-man All Blacks squad that will defend their World Cup title this autumn.

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Murray expecting 'fired up' Kyrgios

Andy Murray is expecting Nick Kyrgios to thrive off the build-up surrounding their first round encounter at the US Open.

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England given focus in T20 with Australia

Both have barely played across the shorter format in the last 12 months, so Monday's clash in Cardiff should give a fair indication of where they are.

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Armistead claims second World Cup win

Lizzie Armistead claimed the UCl Women's Road World Cup for the second year running after winning Saturday's Grand Prix de Plouay-Bretagne.

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Spurs target Pato keen on Sao Paulo stay

Reported Tottenham Hotspur target Alexandre Pato has said he wants to remain at Sao Paulo but acknowledged it may not be his decision.

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Campbell: Cut GB relay team funding

Darren Campbell believes the Great Britiain men's 4x100 metre relay team should have their National Lottery funding cut following their dismal display at the World Championships in Beijing.

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Spectacle of Spieth

Jordan Spieth finished first, first, fourth and second in this year's majors. Does this constitute a record? ESPN's resident experts have the answer.

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England's centres conundrum

Who were the last double-new caps to appear as England's centre-pairing? ESPN's resident experts have the answer.

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Lancashire end long wait for T20 title

Lancashire clinched their first piece of limited-over silverware since 1999 with a 13-run victory over Northamptonshire in the final of the NatWest T20 Blast.

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Cotter: Scotland can still improve

Scotland coach Vern Cotter insists his side still need to improve before the World Cup despite running in six tries against Italy.

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Samoa fail to shine at Olympic Stadium

Tom Hamilton discovers neither Samoa nor the Olympic Stadium are quite in tip-top shape ahead of the Rugby World Cup.



Swansea miss the best chance of the game so far! Gylfi Sigurdsson shoots wide after a cleverly-worked free-kick.


He isn't involved at Swansea and might never play for the club again, but Victor Valdes is still a Man United player: