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Geoffrey Boycott to continue on TMS after apologising for ‘unacceptable’ comment

Geoffrey Boycott will continue as a BBC Test Match Special pundit after offering an unreserved apology for an alleged racist comment.

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Floyd Mayweather finally meets Conor McGregor on Saturday night (John Locher/AP)

Eubank Jnr says Mayweather wants to go out with a bang

Conor McGregor has been warned he will face the same Floyd Mayweather who so impressively eased to victory over Manny Pacquiao when they fight on Saturday night – and someone who is determined to “go out with a bang”

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Shahid Afridi smashed a century of just 43 balls as Hampshire reach Finals Day (PA Wire)

Shahid Afridi blasts Hampshire to T20 finals day as Derbyshire brushed aside

Shahid Afridi demolished Derbyshire’s dream of reaching NatWest T20 Blast finals day for the first time with a brutal display of power hitting as Hampshire cruised to a 101-run victory in a one-sided quarter-final at Derby.

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Eni Aluko last year made a series of allegations to the FA (Steven Paston/Empics)

PFA calls for ‘open, transparent and independent’ probe into Aluko controversy

Eni Aluko has been offered the full support of the Professional Footballers’ Association and her club Chelsea as calls mount for a fresh independent investigation into how her grievances were handled by the Football Association.

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Neymar has swapped Spain for France (Kamil Zihnioglu/AP)

Barcelona taking action against Neymar over world-record move to PSG

Barcelona are pursuing damages from Neymar for what they allege to be a “breach of contract”.

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England will face New Zealand in the final of the Women's World Cup (Brian Lawless/PA)

England book Rugby World Cup final clash with New Zealand after beating France

Holders England booked a Women’s Rugby World Cup final appointment with New Zealand after beating France 20-3 in Belfast.

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Tuesday's publication of hacked data was the Fancy Bears' first disclosure in football (Mike Egerton/PA)

Football Association looking into Fancy Bears data hack

The Football Association is working to discover the extent of the Fancy Bears hack which made revelations about football’s anti-doping procedures.

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Chris Froome retains Vuelta a Espana lead as Matteo Trentin wins stage four (Adam Davy/PA)

Chris Froome retains Vuelta a Espana lead as Matteo Trentin wins stage four

Great Britain’s Chris Froome retained his slim lead at the Vuelta a Espana as Matteo Trentin became the 100th rider to win at least one stage in all three Grand Tours.

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Bristol City of the Championship knocked out Premier League side Watford in the Carabao Cup (Dominic Lipinski/PA)

Ten-man Watford humbled at home by Bristol City

Bristol City upset Premier League Watford to reach the third round of the Carabao Cup with a 3-2 victory at Vicarage Road.

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Bolton Wanderers manager Phil Parkinson was sent to the stand along with Sheffield Wednesday boss Carlos Carvalhal (Richard Sellers/EMPICS Sport)

Phil Parkinson and Carlos Carvalhal dismissed in fiery clash at Bolton

Managers Phil Parkinson and Carlos Carvalhal could be facing disciplinary action after both were dismissed in a fiery finish to Bolton’s 3-2 Carabao Cup win over Sheffield Wednesday.

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Sir Stanley Matthews' £5-a-week Stoke City contract has been bought by fan for £4,000 (PA Archive)

Sir Stanley Matthews’ £5-a-week Stoke City contract bought by fan for £4,000

A buyer has forked out more than £4,000 at auction for Sir Stanley Matthews’ first professional Stoke City contract.

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Kyle Walker's home debut for Manchester City ended early following his red card against Everton (Dave Thompson/AP)

Kyle Walker apologises for receiving red card on Manchester City home debut

Kyle Walker has apologised for being sent off on his Manchester City home debut.

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Football mascot Bradley Lowery to be remembered at celebrity match (Anna Gowthorpe/PA)

Football mascot Bradley Lowery to be remembered at celebrity match

Football mascot Bradley Lowery will be remembered with a charity match held by Everton FC.

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Saracens have won back-to-back Champions Cup titles (Mike Egerton/PA)

Saracens launch bid for Champions Cup hat-trick against Northampton

Saracens will launch their bid for a third successive Champions Cup title by facing Premiership rivals Northampton Saints at Franklin’s Gardens.

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Brendan Rodgers' Celtic beat Astana 8-4 on aggregate (Jeff Holmes/PA)

Celtic progress into Champions League despite narrow second-leg defeat at Astana

Celtic progressed into the Champions League as expected but the 4-3 second-leg defeat in Astana was their first of the season although they ran out 8-4 winners on aggregate.

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Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez is finding life tough back in the Premier League (Anthony Devlin/PA)

Newcastle manager Rafael Benitez wants wins to lift the gloom on Tyneside

Rafael Benitez has insisted he will be a happy man once Newcastle start winning.

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Wayne Rooney celebrates his 200th Premier League, Everton's opener against Manchester City (Richard Sellers/Empics)

Wayne Rooney follows goal against Manchester City with Twitter quip

He may have left Manchester United but Wayne Rooney continues to push the buttons of Manchester City fans – both on the pitch and online

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Cristiano Ronaldo is unhappy as his latest appeal against five-match ban reportedly fails (Manu Fernandez/AP)

Ronaldo unhappy as latest appeal against five-match ban reportedly fails

Cristiano Ronaldo has lashed out at “one more incomprehensible decision” amid reports his five-match ban for shoving a referee was upheld by the Spanish Disciplinary Committee for Sports (TED).

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Liverpool boss Klopp: Everything is fine between me and Barca target Coutinho (Anthony Devlin/PA)

Liverpool boss Klopp: Everything is fine between me and Barca target Coutinho

Jurgen Klopp insists the transfer saga surrounding Liverpool’s Philippe Coutinho has not damaged their relationship and the Barcelona target will be welcomed back with open arms once he is over injury and illness.

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Kimi Raikkonen will race with Ferrari next season (David Davies/PA)

Kimi Raikkonen will race with Ferrari in 2018

Kimi Raikkonen has signed a new contract to remain with Ferrari next season.

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