FA Cup final: Chelsea vs. Liverpool preview and predictions
Chelsea head coach Thomas Tuchel and Liverpool boss Jürgen Klopp
The big match

FA Cup final: Chelsea vs. Liverpool preview and predictions

Premier League rivals go head-to-head in another Wembley final
12 May 2022
Carlos Alcaraz: teenager takes his seat at tennis’s ‘top table’
Carlos Alcaraz poses with the trophy at the Madrid Open
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Carlos Alcaraz: teenager takes his seat at tennis’s ‘top table’

Spaniard overcame the biggest names to win the Madrid Open
12 May 2022
Erling Haaland: are Man City signing the ‘next best player in the world’?
Erling Haaland in action against Man City in last season’s Champions League
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Erling Haaland: are Man City signing the ‘next best player in the world’?

City have reached an agreement in principle for the Borussia Dortmund goal machine
11 May 2022
Tottenham vs. Arsenal predictions: race for the top four
Bukayo Saka scored in Arsenal’s 3-1 win over Tottenham in September
The big match

Tottenham vs. Arsenal predictions: race for the top four

Expect a ‘seismic’ north London derby with Champions League qualification on the line
10 May 2022
Emma Hayes’s Chelsea: a trophy-winning machine
Chelsea women’s manager Emma Hayes
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Emma Hayes’s Chelsea: a trophy-winning machine

It’s the third Women’s Super League title in a row for the Blues
9 May 2022
The ‘greatest’ women’s fight in history 
Katie Taylor trades punches with Amanda Serrano at Madison Square Garden
Why we’re talking about . . .

The ‘greatest’ women’s fight in history 

The world’s top two female boxers faced off for the first time and produced an ‘unforgettable’ show
6 May 2022
Boris Becker: the fall of tennis’s golden boy
Boris Becker and his girlfriend Lilian de Carvalho Monteiro
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Boris Becker: the fall of tennis’s golden boy

Tennis champion found guilty of four charges under the Insolvency Act relating to his bankruptcy in 2017
5 May 2022
Ronnie O’Sullivan: snooker great reaches ‘Tiger Woods level’
Seven-time snooker world champion Ronnie O’Sullivan poses with the trophy
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Ronnie O’Sullivan: snooker great reaches ‘Tiger Woods level’

The Rocket has equalled Stephen Hendry’s record of seven world championship wins
3 May 2022
Ben Stokes: from the ‘Bristol incident’ to England’s Test captaincy
Ben Stokes in the dressing room after the Headingley Ashes Test in 2019
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Ben Stokes: from the ‘Bristol incident’ to England’s Test captaincy

Durham all-rounder has been confirmed as Joe Root’s replacement
29 Apr 2022
A bumpy start to the season for Mercedes, Hamilton and Russell
Mercedes driver George Russell at the F1 Emilia Romagna Grand Prix
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A bumpy start to the season for Mercedes, Hamilton and Russell

Only four races in and Mercedes already look off the pace
29 Apr 2022
‘Outright civil war’ in tennis as Wimbledon faces up to Putin
Russian player Daniil Medvedev is the world No.2 in men’s tennis
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‘Outright civil war’ in tennis as Wimbledon faces up to Putin

Furious tennis authorities condemn ‘discriminatory and unfair’ ban of Russian and Belarusian players
28 Apr 2022
England’s wanted list: two head coaches and a Test captain
England all-rounder Ben Stokes
The latest on . . .

England’s wanted list: two head coaches and a Test captain

Ben Stokes has reportedly agreed to take over from Joe Root as skipper
27 Apr 2022
Karim Benzema: Panenkas, hat-tricks and a Ballon d’Or?
Karim Benzema has scored 14 Champions League goals for Real Madrid this season
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Karim Benzema: Panenkas, hat-tricks and a Ballon d’Or?

Real Madrid’s French striker was sensational yet again in the Champions League
27 Apr 2022
What are the ‘radical’ plans to reform men’s football in England?
Chelsea fans protest against the Super League outside Stamford Bridge
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What are the ‘radical’ plans to reform men’s football in England?

Government will appoint an independent regulator – a move deemed ‘not necessary’ by the Premier League
26 Apr 2022
Will Tyson Fury retire or become undisputed ‘Lord of the Ring’?
Tyson Fury retained his heavyweight titles with victory over Dillian Whyte at Wembley
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Will Tyson Fury retire or become undisputed ‘Lord of the Ring’?

Pundits look at what the Gypsy King will do next after his masterclass against Dillian Whyte 
25 Apr 2022
Daniel Kinahan: who is the Irish ‘mob boss’?
The US is offering a $5m bounty for information on the Kinahan Organised Crime Group
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Daniel Kinahan: who is the Irish ‘mob boss’?

The Kinahan crime gang is subject to US sanctions and frozen assets in the UAE
22 Apr 2022
Erik ten Hag: can he bring the glory days back to Man Utd?
Erik ten Hag will leave Ajax for Manchester United this summer
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Erik ten Hag: can he bring the glory days back to Man Utd?

The Dutchman has a huge rebuilding job on his hands at Old Trafford
22 Apr 2022
Root calls time on his England captaincy
Joe Root celebrates scoring a century for England
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Root calls time on his England captaincy

One undoubted plus to Root’s resignation is he can now concentrate on batting
21 Apr 2022
The ‘quadruple’: can Liverpool achieve immortality?
Liverpool boss Jürgen Klopp
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The ‘quadruple’: can Liverpool achieve immortality?

With silverware in their sights, Jurgen Klopp’s team are peaking at the right time
21 Apr 2022
Fury vs. Whyte: predictions and fight guide
Tyson Fury and Dillian Whyte face off at Wembley
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Fury vs. Whyte: predictions and fight guide

The Gypsy King puts his titles on the line in an ‘all-British blockbuster’ at Wembley
21 Apr 2022
Is this the worst Man Utd team for 30 years?
Mohamed Salah celebrates scoring Liverpool’s fourth goal against Man Utd
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Is this the worst Man Utd team for 30 years?

Gary Neville calls his former side a ‘waste of space’ after 4-0 thrashing at Liverpool
20 Apr 2022
From tennis and cricket to golf: Barty’s next challenge?
Ash Barty tees off during The Presidents Cup official launch in 2019
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From tennis and cricket to golf: Barty’s next challenge?

After retiring from tennis the talented Australian will play in a golf exhibition series
19 Apr 2022
Sam Waley-Cohen: ‘a fairy tale, a fantasy’ at the Grand National
It was ‘a dream ride’ for Sam Waley-Cohen on Noble Yeats in the Grand National 
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Sam Waley-Cohen: ‘a fairy tale, a fantasy’ at the Grand National

The amateur jockey won his last ever race riding 50-1 shot Noble Yeats
14 Apr 2022
‘What a night, what delirium’ in the Champions League
Karim Benzema scored Real Madrid’s winner against Chelsea 
The big match

‘What a night, what delirium’ in the Champions League

Karim Benzema’s extra-time header puts Real through after a stirring comeback from holders Chelsea
13 Apr 2022
Premier League: will Man City or Liverpool win the title race?
Man City and Liverpool played out a 2-2 draw at the Etihad Stadium on 10 April
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Premier League: will Man City or Liverpool win the title race?

There’s just one point between the top two with seven games remaining
12 Apr 2022
Scottie Scheffler: a meteoric rise to be the world’s best golfer
American golfer Scottie Scheffler poses with the Masters trophy and Green Jacket
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Scottie Scheffler: a meteoric rise to be the world’s best golfer

With a three-shot victory at Augusta the American proved why he’s No.1
11 Apr 2022
Carlos Alcaraz: the emergence of a new tennis superstar
Spanish tennis player Carlos Alcaraz
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Carlos Alcaraz: the emergence of a new tennis superstar

We’ll be hearing a great deal of the 18-year-old Spaniard in the coming years
8 Apr 2022
2022 Grand National: runners, tips, odds and how to pick a winner
Minella Times and jockey Rachael Blackmore stormed to victory in the 2021 Grand National
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2022 Grand National: runners, tips, odds and how to pick a winner

The runners and riders have been confirmed for Saturday’s race at Aintree
8 Apr 2022
Controversy at the Boat Race 
Cox Jasper Parish and the victorious Cambridge women’s crew
Why we’re talking about . . .

Controversy at the Boat Race 

There were two emphatic victories on the Thames – one by each university
7 Apr 2022
England flattened by the ‘best team in the world’
Australia celebrate their win in the ICC Women's Cricket World Cup final
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England flattened by the ‘best team in the world’

Australia lifted the trophy after a comprehensive 71-run victory at the Hagley Oval
7 Apr 2022
A guide to the 2022 Masters
Augusta National Golf Club in Georgia is the host course for The Masters
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A guide to the 2022 Masters

The first men’s golf major of the year takes place at Augusta National
7 Apr 2022
Australia vs. England: a ‘grandstand finale’ to the Women’s World Cup
The ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup trophy
The big match

Australia vs. England: a ‘grandstand finale’ to the Women’s World Cup

Defending champions England face the ‘strong favourites’ in Sunday’s final at Hagley Oval
1 Apr 2022
91,553 fans at the Clasico: a historic night for women’s football
Barcelona’s Alexia Putellas celebrates the victory over Real Madrid
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91,553 fans at the Clasico: a historic night for women’s football

A world record crowd watched the Women’s Champions League clash between Barcelona and Real Madrid
31 Mar 2022
Tiger at the Masters: golf’s ‘greatest ever comeback’ part two?
Tiger Woods celebrates his 2019 Masters victory at Augusta National Golf Club
Behind the scenes

Tiger at the Masters: golf’s ‘greatest ever comeback’ part two?

The 15-time major champion’s practice round at Augusta fuels speculation of a sensational return 
30 Mar 2022
Rashford’s career crossroads: is it time to leave Man Utd?
Marcus Rashford has been with Manchester United since the age of seven
View from the terraces

Rashford’s career crossroads: is it time to leave Man Utd?

The striker is reportedly ‘considering his future’ at Old Trafford 
29 Mar 2022
‘End of an era’ for England captain Joe Root?
England captain Joe Root is interviewed after the loss against the West Indies 
Behind the scenes

‘End of an era’ for England captain Joe Root?

Root wants to continue as skipper but admits the decision is out of his hands
28 Mar 2022
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