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20hMiguel Delaney

Delaney: Another false dawn for Chelsea?

Chelsea's thrashing of Maccabi Tel-Aviv boosted their Champions League last 16 hopes, but Jose Mourinho's side must now convince against better opponents.

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Murray warns fans to take security advice

Great Britain have put worries over security to one side as they prepare for the Davis Cup final - but Andy Murray understands the anxiety among some fans.

11hESPN Staff

Man United, PSG ramp up Ronaldo pursuit

The winter window gets closer with each passing day, and the transfer rumour mill is starting to pick up steam. Transfer Talk has the latest.

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18hMike Whalley

Liverpool to face tribunal over Ings fee

Liverpool have been asked by Premier League to submit their case ahead of a tribunal that will decide how much they must pay Burnley for Danny Ings.

ESPN Staff

'Scottish when he loses' myth dispelled

Ben Dickson, a postgraduate student at Stirling University, has found that how Andy Murray is labelled in the press is not affected by his results.

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Nate Saunders

F1 Commission rejects budget engine plan

F1 Commission rejects FIA's push for a 2017 budget engine and instead promises to tackle four key areas related to power units, including cost control for customer teams.

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Tom Hamilton

Who will be in Eddie Jones' England backroom staff?

With Stuart Lancaster's replacement preparing to settle into his new job, ESPN runs the rule over those who could join him in the England coaching department.

1dESPN Staff

Prem 'likes idea' of no Chelsea title

Premier League chief executive Scudamore says the champions' struggles this season are good for the competitive dynamic of the English top flight.

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Spieth to approach Rio Games as 'fifth major'

Jordan Spieth expressed enthusiasm about playing for a gold medal at next year's Rio Olympics. Adam Scott, on the other hand, said he'll only play if it fits in his schedule.

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17hJason Sobel

Sobel: Rankings evolve, shape pro golf

Whether you understand the Official World Golf Rankings or could care less about the mathematical permutations, the importance of the formula dictates much in the pro game -- and perplexes many.

8hRichard Jolly

City hope Silva, Bony back vs. Southampton

Pellegrini said: "I hope David could be involved in the game at the weekend. I'm not 100 percent sure but he has improved a lot in the last two days."

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Nick Parkinson

DeGale: Bute 'nervous' since Froch defeat

Super middleweight titlist James DeGale says his challenger on Saturday, Lucian Bute, has not looked the same since losing to his fellow Briton Carl Froch.

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1dJason Sobel

Don't bet on it: Tour bans pros from daily fantasy

As part of a newly instituted policy that was communicated to its membership weeks ago, the PGA Tour is prohibiting players from competing in golf-related daily fantasy sports contests.


2015 Davis Cup: Goffin and Darcis get ready

Belgian No.1 David Goffin and No.2 Steve Darcis get ready to take on Andy Murray and co. for the 2015 Davis Cup. There may have been security concerns in Belgium recently but it's very quiet around Ghent and, in particular, the Flanders Expo, where the final will be played -- and which should be filled with 13,000-strong crowd for Friday's opening rubber.