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Four-goal City ease into semifinals

Premier League leaders clinch spot in Capital One Cup last-four with victory over Hull, thanks to goals from Wilfried Bony, Kelechi Iheanacho and two from Kevin De Bruyne.

2hESPN staff

Mourinho 'deserves a chance' - Grant

Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho should be given time to turn his poor season around, according to former Blues boss Avram Grant.

10hRichard Jolly

Chinese invest $400m in Man City owners

A Chinese consortium is paying $400 million to take a 13 percent stake in the parent company of Manchester City, New York City FC and Melbourne City.

10hDermot Corrigan

Neymar, Messi want Suarez on Ballon list

Messi and Neymar say Barca teammate Suarez should be on the three-man Ballon d'Or shortlist with them, but added Madrid's Ronaldo deserved his place.

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10hSteve Bunce

Golovkin awaiting Quillin and Jacobs

This Saturday in Brooklyn a couple of local fighters will slug it out for bragging rights, a world title belt and the dubious pleasure of being able to challenge Gennady Golovkin.

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8hPA Sport

Coe to appear before MPs over doping scandal

The IAAF president is to give evidence to the culture, media and sport select committee investigating blood doping in the sport following revelations made in The Sunday Times in August.

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11hESPN Staff

McCullum backed after Cairns acquittal

New Zealand Cricket has said it will support Brendon McCullum if he should face any sort of difficulty after Chris Cairns was acquitted of perjury in a London court. The New Zealand captain had testified against the former allrounder during the trial.

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4hDan Rafael

DeGale: 'I am peaking now'

Super middleweight titlist James DeGale made the first defense against Lucian Bute on Saturday. Now his goal is to unify the belts at 168 pounds.

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14mJim Caple

Caple: Is long schedule taking its toll on players?

LeBron? MLB stars? They've got nothing on tennis players' grueling schedules. But while a shorter calendar is likely not in the cards, some wonder what can be done to help stars manage the grind.

11hESPN Staff

Vardy focused amid United, Chelsea links

The Premier League record-breaking striker is confident of future success at Leicester despite speculation linking him with a big-money January move.

23hRichard Jolly

Silva may start against Hull - Pellegrini

Manuel Pellegrini is weighing up whether to give David Silva his first start in 10 games against Hull in their Capital One Cup quarterfinal vs Hull.

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1dESPN Staff

England seal whitewash after Super Over drama

A masterful display of death bowling from Chris Jordan meant England needed just four from their over to beat Pakistan in the third and final T20 international.

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8hWill Kent

English golfers turning pro too soon

Victorious Walker Cup captain Nigel Edwards believes English golf is losing amateur players to the professional game at an unsustainable rate.

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Cairns found not guilty after nine-week trial

Chris Cairns has been found not guilty of perjury and perverting the course of justice by a majority verdict at the end of a nine-week trial at Southwark Crown Court in London.



Kevin De Bruyne again! A fantastic free kick and he has his second of the game! #MCFC 4-0 Hull City


Kevin De Bruyne seals it for Manchester City! Man City 3-0 Hull City


Kelechi Iheanacho doubles Manchester City's lead from close range! Man City 2-0 Hull City


Capital One Cup HT: Manchester City 1-0 Hull Middlesbrough 0-2 Everton Stoke 1-0 Sheffield Wednesday


Romelu Lukaku heads home to double the lead! Middlesbrough 0-2 Everton


Gerard Deulofeu! He scores a lovely solo goal to give Everton the lead over Middlesbrough!


Goal, Manchester City! Kevin De Bruyne's shot hit the post and Wilfried Bony scores on the rebound!


Have a question about a controversial call? Former #BPL ref Peter Walton will be on the show tonight! Send your questions using #AskTheRef!


Manchester City XI: Caballero, Sagna, Otamendi, Mangala, Clichy, Delph, Fernandinho, Navas, Silva, De Bruyne, Bony.