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England could have slumped even further after failing to reach the Nations League final at the end of 2023, meaning Team GB would have missed out on the Olympics. Instead, they spoke of reboots, new beginnings and new beginnings. In Read more…


One of the many enduring qualities of Test cricket and its five-day schedule is a team’s ability to mount a comeback. The third day in Ranchi is now one of the countless examples. India didn’t so much turn the tide Read more…


Iñigo Pérez had nothing to offer the Premier League, they said, so he returned to Spain and instead revived La Liga and a people. The man from Navarre with the soft voice, privileged spirit and impeccable manners should have been Read more…


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Australia were caught off guard by South Africa for the second time in as many weeks, with five dropped catches and a catastrophic collapse in the batting line-up lost to the hosts during a rain-affected women’s day defeat. Four days Read more…


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Jurgen Klopp said he had to keep his emotions in check during a “wonderful afternoon” at Anfield, where Liverpool fans welcomed their outgoing manager and took his team comfortably into the FA fifth round with a 5-2 win over Norwich Read more…


Brisbane has won its first Big Bash League title in 11 years after its group of late bloomers led the Heat to a 54-run victory over the Sydney Sixers in the final. The Heat defended their total of 8-166 and Read more…


Asian Cup hosts Qatar began their title defense with a 3-0 win over Lebanon in their tournament opener on Friday thanks to a brace from Akram Afif, their prized playmaker, and another goal from Almoez Ali. After a glittering opening Read more…


Eddie Howe suggested his team’s renewed habit of patience helped Newcastle secure their first win over Sunderland since 2011. “We were on the right side of the balance between being patient and trying to score,” he said after Newcastle snapped Read more…