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Josh Hazlewood out of action for Australia, Tim Paine doubtful

Australia are without seamer Josh Hazlewood for Friday’s second one-day international against England, with wicketkeeper Tim Paine also doubtful.

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Phil Neville confirms interest in England Women job

Phil Neville has confirmed he wants to be the next manager of England Women.

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Barcelona lost to rivals Espanyol (John Walton/EMPICS)

Valverde confident Barcelona can bounce back after first loss since August

Barcelona manager Esterno Valverde is confident his side can overturn a 1-0 loss to Espanyol in the Copa del Rey quarter-final first leg.

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Chelsea?s Eden Hazard celebrates the win over Norwich (Tim Goode/EMPICS)

Antonio Conte critical of VAR as Chelsea see off Norwich in FA Cup replay

Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte was furious at the failure of the Video Assistant Referee to intervene when Willian was shown a yellow card instead of being awarded a penalty in Wednesday night’s FACup win over Norwich.

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Johanna Konta suffered a shock loss to Bernarda Pera in the second round of the Australian Open

Johanna Konta stunned by lucky loser

Johanna Konta’s Australian Open campaign ended in a hugely disappointing second-round loss to lucky loser Bernarda Pera.

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Ben Stokes is set to rejoin the England squad next month

Stokes ‘delighted’ to rejoin England squad

Ben Stokes says he is “extremely delighted” to be back in the frame for England selection.

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Pundits question VAR system following controversial FA Cup clash

Football pundits were left to question the value of the video assistant referee after Chelsea’s controversial penalty shoot-out win over Norwich in their FA Cup third-round replay.

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Maria Sharapova beat her US Open conqueror Anastasija Sevastova to reach round three

Australian Open revenge for Maria Sharapova

Maria Sharapova avenged her US Open loss to Anastasija Sevastova to move into the third round of the Australian Open.

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Alvaro Morata sees red

Three Chelsea players cautioned for simulation

Chelsea had three players booked for simulation in their FA Cup penalty shoot-out win against Norwich – with Alvaro Morata’s yellow quickly turning to red due to his reaction.

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Wigan Athletic v AFC Bournemouth ? Emirates FA Cup Third Round Replay ? DW Stadium

Paul Cook admits luck was on Wigan’s side in FA Cup win over Bournemouth

Paul Cook admitted everything fell Wigan’s way as they defeated Bournemouth in a third-round replay again to evoke memories of their 2013 FA Cup triumph.

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Laura Robson has called for a rethink over the naming of the Margaret Court Arena

Laura Robson: Margaret Court Arena should be renamed

Laura Robson became the first current player at the Australian Open to advocate renaming Margaret Court Arena.

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Manchester City v Barcelona ? UEFA Champions League ? Group C ? Etihad Stadium

Messi misses penalty as Espanyol end Barcelona’s unbeaten run

Lionel Messi missed a penalty as Barcelona’s 29-match unbeaten record came to a shuddering halt at rivals Espanyol.

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Swansea City v Wolverhampton Wanderers ? Emirates FA Cup Third Round Replay ? Liberty Stadium

Jordan Ayew’s hard work paid off with great goal – Carlos Carvalhal

Swansea manager Carlos Carvalhal hailed Jordan Ayew’s moment of brilliance after his team sealed their place in the fourth round of the FA Cup with a 2-1 victory over Wolves.

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Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi scores against Norwich

Chelsea and Norwich go the distance before Blues squeeze through on penalties

Chaotic Chelsea ended a five-hour scoring drought before advancing in the FA Cup with a 5-3 penalty shootout win over Norwich.

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Celtic v Barcelona ? UEFA Champions League ? Group C ? Celtic Park

Messi misses penalty as Espanyol end Barcelona’s unbeaten run

Lionel Messi missed a penalty as Barcelona’s 29-match unbeaten record came to a shuddering halt at rivals Espanyol.

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Swansea City v Wolverhampton Wanderers ? Emirates FA Cup Third Round Replay ? Liberty Stadium

Swansea see off Wolves to book FA Cup date with Notts County

Wilfried Bony scored the winner as Swansea earned a morale-boosting 2-1 win over Wolves in the FA Cup.

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Alexis Sanchez

Alexis Sanchez would become Manchester United’s highest-paid player – report

Alexis Sanchez will become Manchester United’s highest-paid player if his move from Arsenal goes through after agreeing personal terms, reports said on Wednesday.

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Nabil Fekir

Lyon enjoy routine win over Guingamp to move back up to second in Ligue 1

Lyon reclaimed second place in the Ligue 1 table after goals from Nabil Fekir and Houssem Aouar clinched a 2-0 victory at Guingamp.

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Soccer ? International Friendly ? Republic of Ireland v Greece ? Aviva Stadium

Stoke poised to sign Greece defender Kostas Stafylidis

Stoke say they expect to complete the loan signing of Greece defender Kostas Stafylidis within the next 24 hours.

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Theo Walcott targets trophies after swapping Arsenal for Everton

Theo Walcott says he quit Arsenal to join Everton because he wants to win trophies.

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