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14 July 2019: the greatest day in British sporting history?
Hamilton celebrates his British GP win, Morgan lifts the Cricket World Cup and Djokovic holds the Wimbledon trophy
In Depth

14 July 2019: the greatest day in British sporting history?

Cricket World Cup final, F1 British Grand Prix and the Wimbledon men’s final made it the most super Sunday
28 Dec 2019
Should England give the World Cup to New Zealand?
Ben Stokes, England cricket world cup
In Brief

Should England give the World Cup to New Zealand?

Australian umpire claims scoring error in the dramatic final over could have changed the outcome
16 Jul 2019
Today’s back pages: Bring on The Ashes
Eoin Morgan England cricket World Cup
In Brief

Today’s back pages: Bring on The Ashes

A round up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 16 July
16 Jul 2019
Sports shorts: Djokovic, Hamilton and England's glory
Novak Djokovic shakes Roger Federer's hand after winning the 2019 Wimbledon men's singles final
Daily Briefing

Sports shorts: Djokovic, Hamilton and England's glory

Ten things from the world of sport on Monday 15 July
15 Jul 2019
Super human Ben Stokes wins the greatest cricket match
Ben Stokes, England cricket world cup
In Brief

Super human Ben Stokes wins the greatest cricket match

England's World Cup hero has undergone a remarkable redemption after on and off-field dramas
15 Jul 2019
Today’s back pages: Champagne Super Over for England
Eoin Morgan England cricket World Cup
In Brief

Today’s back pages: Champagne Super Over for England

A round up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 15 July
15 Jul 2019
Videos: England win the Cricket World Cup and fans go wild
England wicketkeeper Jos Buttler celebrates with his team-mates after the win over New Zealand
In Depth

Videos: England win the Cricket World Cup and fans go wild

Eoin Morgan’s side beat New Zealand after scores end level in Lord’s final
14 Jul 2019

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England crush Australia to reach Cricket World Cup final
Jason Roy, England Cricket World Cup semi final
In Brief

England crush Australia to reach Cricket World Cup final

Reaction to stunning semi-final victory for Eoin Morgan's rampant side
12 Jul 2019
Back pages: ‘We’re back to our best’, Morgan warns Australia
England captain Eoin Morgan acknowledges the crowd after his record-breaking knock against Afghanistan
In Brief

Back pages: ‘We’re back to our best’, Morgan warns Australia

A round up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 11 July
11 Jul 2019
Twitter reacts as NZ shock India to reach World Cup final
New Zealand players celebrate Martin Guptill’s superb run out of India’s MS Dhoni
In Brief

Twitter reacts as NZ shock India to reach World Cup final

Kane Williamson’s Black Caps will play Australia or England at Lord’s on Sunday
10 Jul 2019
Australia vs. England: Stokes is ready for his biggest match
England all-rounder Ben Stokes celebrates taking a wicket in the Cricket World Cup
In Brief

Australia vs. England: Stokes is ready for his biggest match

All-rounder seeks redemption in the Cricket World Cup semi-final at Edgbaston
10 Jul 2019
Back pages: Konta roars on and Aussies go barefoot
Britain’s Johanna Konta celebrates her victory over Petra Kvitova at Wimbledon
In Brief

Back pages: Konta roars on and Aussies go barefoot

A round up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 9 July
9 Jul 2019
World Cup is England’s to lose, says Australia star Lyon
Australia’s Nathan Lyon (second right) celebrates a wicket against England on 25 June
In Depth

World Cup is England’s to lose, says Australia star Lyon

Off-spinner ramps up the mind games ahead of Thursday’s semi-final at Edgbaston
8 Jul 2019
New Zealand ready to show what they’re made of against India
New Zealand cricket head coach Gary Stead
In Brief

New Zealand ready to show what they’re made of against India

Kiwis go into the Old Trafford semi-final as rank outsiders
8 Jul 2019
Back pages: finger-lickin’ good England stroll into semis
England bowler Mark Wood celebrates his run out of New Zealand’s Kane Williamson
In Brief

Back pages: finger-lickin’ good England stroll into semis

A round up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 4 July
4 Jul 2019
Cricket World Cup: England believe the best is yet to come
England bowler Liam Plunkett played a starring role in the victory against India
In Brief

Cricket World Cup: England believe the best is yet to come

Liam Plunkett is confident ahead of must-win clash against New Zealand
2 Jul 2019
Cricket World Cup: England bounce back against India
Jonny Bairstow England vs India cricket world cup
In Review

Cricket World Cup: England bounce back against India

Tournament hosts keep their hopes alive with a do-or-die victory over unbeaten India
1 Jul 2019
Today's back pages: England beat India at Cricket World Cup
Chris Woakes takes a diving catch to dismiss Rishabh Pant during England's victory at the Cricket World Cup
In Brief

Today's back pages: England beat India at Cricket World Cup

A round up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 1 July
1 Jul 2019
Jonny Bairstow: ‘critics are waiting for us to fail’
England’s Jonny Bairstow has spoken out against the team’s critics
In Brief

Jonny Bairstow: ‘critics are waiting for us to fail’

England star hits back at the pundits ahead of must-win clash against India
28 Jun 2019
Joe Root calls for calm heads as pressure mounts on England
England’s Joe Root in action during the Cricket World Cup
In Brief

Joe Root calls for calm heads as pressure mounts on England

Pakistan move to within a point of the hosts after victory over New Zealand
27 Jun 2019
Australia’s bowlers and the press rip into England
Australia bowler Jason Behrendorff celebrates his five-wicket haul against England at Lord’s
In Depth

Australia’s bowlers and the press rip into England

After Lord’s thrashing the pressure is on the hosts to win their final two games
26 Jun 2019
Back pages: Lampard’s blue Monday and England take a kicking
Derby County boss Frank Lampard will become the new manager of Chelsea
In Brief

Back pages: Lampard’s blue Monday and England take a kicking

A round up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 26 June
26 Jun 2019
CWC: Australia ready to inflict more hurt on England
Bowler Mitchell Starc has been Australia’s dangerman at the Cricket World Cup
In Brief

CWC: Australia ready to inflict more hurt on England

Rivals go head-to-head in a vital clash at Lord’s on Tuesday
24 Jun 2019
Morgan’s wonder century: the sixes, stats and reactions
England captain Eoin Morgan was in majestic form against Afghanistan at Old Trafford
In Depth

Morgan’s wonder century: the sixes, stats and reactions

England captain breaks records in Cricket World Cup thrashing of Afghanistan
19 Jun 2019
Back pages: ‘six god’ Morgan is England’s captain fantastic
England captain Eoin Morgan acknowledges the crowd after his record-breaking knock against Afghanistan
In Brief

Back pages: ‘six god’ Morgan is England’s captain fantastic

A round up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 19 June
19 Jun 2019
CWC: Shakib proves his class as Bangladesh lay down marker
Bangladesh batsmen Tamim Iqbal and Shakib Al Hasan in action against the West Indies
In Brief

CWC: Shakib proves his class as Bangladesh lay down marker

West Indies legend Curtly Ambrose slams the team after a ‘total massacre’
18 Jun 2019
CWC: no way back for Alex Hales with England
Alex Hales and England cricket one-day captain Eoin Morgan
In Brief

CWC: no way back for Alex Hales with England

Eoin Morgan was reluctant to discuss possible replacements for Jason Roy
18 Jun 2019
CWC: England injury blow as Roy is ruled out for two games
England’s Jason Roy (centre) was injured in the Cricket World Cup victory against the West Indies
In Brief

CWC: England injury blow as Roy is ruled out for two games

Captain Eoin Morgan could be fit for Tuesday’s match against Afghanistan
17 Jun 2019
CWC: India fans celebrate another victory against Pakistan
India batsman Rohit Sharma celebrates his century against Pakistan with captain Virat Kohli
In Brief

CWC: India fans celebrate another victory against Pakistan

Rohit Sharma shines as India make it seven World Cup wins against their rivals
17 Jun 2019
CWC: England keeper Jos Buttler ‘fit to face West Indies’
England wicketkeeper Jos Buttler celebrates a wicket with Moeen Ali and Jason Roy
In Brief

CWC: England keeper Jos Buttler ‘fit to face West Indies’

TV advert stokes tensions ahead of Sunday’s clash between India and Pakistan
13 Jun 2019
The Decathlon: did US celebrate too much against Thailand?
United States forward Megan Rapinoe celebrates one of the 13 goals against Thailand
Daily Briefing

The Decathlon: did US celebrate too much against Thailand?

Ten things from the world of sport on Wednesday 12 June
12 Jun 2019
Cricket World Cup: reserve day row after yet another washout
The scene at the Bristol County Ground as the Cricket World Cup clash between Bangladesh and Sri Lanka was abandoned
In Brief

Cricket World Cup: reserve day row after yet another washout

This year’s World Cup is officially the wettest in the competition’s 44-year history
12 Jun 2019
CWC: Ben Stokes is ‘no angel’ and has nothing to prove
England all-rounder Ben Stokes celebrates taking a wicket in the Cricket World Cup
In Brief

CWC: Ben Stokes is ‘no angel’ and has nothing to prove

West Indies look forward to facing England quick bowler Jofra Archer
11 Jun 2019
CWC: Warne’s praise for ‘destructive’ England star Buttler
England’s Jos Buttler scored 64 in the win against Bangladesh in Cardiff
In Brief

CWC: Warne’s praise for ‘destructive’ England star Buttler

England will monitor wicketkeeper’s fitness and it’s win or bust for South Africa
10 Jun 2019