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Women’s FA Cup semi-final: Birmingham City 0-3 Everton

Everton produced another strong performance and continued their winning run by overcoming Birmingham City to reach the Women's FA Cup final.Northern Ireland forward Simone Magill lashed in just before half-time and Denmark's Nicoline Sorensen doubled

Jamie Murray on the French Open, British struggles & Andy Murray’s future

In his latest BBC Sport column, Jamie Murray talks about his hopes of landing a first French Open title, how Britain isn't developing enough top singles players and why Mats Wilander was wrong about his younger brother Andy.While I have managed to wi

Carabao Cup: Tottenham 1-1 Chelsea (5-4 pens) – Spurs progress on spot-kicks

Mason Mount missed the crucial spot-kick as Tottenham edged past Chelsea on penalties after a 1-1 draw to reach the Carabao Cup fifth round.A total of nine penalties had been converted before Mount stepped up to take the 10th, but the England midfiel

French Open 2020: Heather Watson concerned about future of British tennis

Heather Watson expressed concerns about the future of British tennis after she became the final Briton to be knocked out in the French Open singles.Andy Murray, Johanna Konta, Dan Evans, Cameron Norrie and Liam Broady lost in the first round on Sunda

Liverpool 3-1 Arsenal: Champions fight back to maintain perfect start

Liverpool's new £45m signing Diogo Jota grabbed a home debut goal as the champions demonstrated their determination to retain an iron grip on their Premier League crown by coming from behind to record an impressive victory against Arsenal at Anfield

French Open: Serena Williams beats Kristie Ahn at Roland Garros

Serena Williams began her quest for a 24th Grand Slam singles title with a hard-fought win over Kristie Ahn in the French Open first round.Sixth seed Williams, who turned 39 on Saturday, overcame a rusty start to beat her fellow American 7-6 (7-3) 6-

Manchester City 2-5 Leicester City: Jamie Vardy hat-trick inspires visitors to comeback win

Jamie Vardy scored a hat-trick as Leicester City inflicted a remarkable defeat on Manchester City to go top of the Premier League.Despite going behind to a superb fourth-minute strike by former Foxes midfielder Riyad Mahrez, the visitors responded in

French Open: Andy Murray loses to Stan Wawrinka, Dan Evans beaten by Kei Nishikori

Andy Murray's return to the clay proved to be a chastening experience as he lost in straight sets to Stan Wawrinka in the French Open first round.The 33-year-old Scot was well below the level of 2015 champion Wawrinka, who eased to a 6-1 6-3 6-2 vict

West Bromwich Albion 3-3 Chelsea: Tammy Abraham scores stoppage-time equaliser

Tammy Abraham scored a stoppage-time equaliser to complete an incredible comeback and rescue a point for Chelsea at West Bromwich Albion after they had trailed 3-0 at half-time.In a thrilling match, West Brom looked to be heading for their first win

French Open: Andy Murray v Stan Wawrinka & Johanna Konta v Coco Gauff on day one

Dates: 27 September - 11 October Venue: Roland Garros, ParisCoverage: Selected radio and text commentaries on BBC Radio 5 Live and the BBC Sport website, plus daily reports and analysisAndy Murray says it was "amusing" to be drawn against fellow thre

All signs lead to Dele Alli leaving Tottenham – Jermaine Jenas

Former Tottenham midfielder Jermaine Jenas says "all the signs lead to" Dele Alli leaving the club.Alli, 24, started for Spurs on Thursday in their Europa League third-round qualifying clash against Shkendija but only lasted 60 minutes. He had been l

French Open 2020: Rafael Nadal ready for ‘toughest conditions’ in Paris

Dates: 27 September - 11 October Venue: Roland Garros, ParisCoverage: Selected radio and text commentaries on BBC Radio 5 Live and the BBC Sport website, plus daily reports and analysisTwelve-time champion Rafael Nadal says the colder weather at a de

Shkendija 1-3 Tottenham Hotspur: Son Heung-Min scores one and sets up two

Son Heung-min scored one and set up two as Tottenham advanced to the Europa League play-off round after a scare against Shkendija in North Macedonia.Son, who scored four goals against Southampton last Sunday, turned provider to set up Argentine Erik

French Open draw: Andy Murray to play Stan Wawrinka, Johanna Konta faces Coco Gauff

Dates: 27 September - 11 October Venue: Roland Garros, ParisCoverage: Selected radio and text commentaries on BBC Radio 5 Live and the BBC Sport website, plus daily reports and analysisAndy Murray will meet fellow three-time Grand Slam champion Stan

Coronavirus: People being allowed in pubs but not stadiums ‘bizarre’ – EFL’s Rick Parry

Last updated on 2 hours ago2 hours ago.From the section FootballEnglish Football League chairman Rick Parry says it is "a little bizarre" people are allowed in pubs but cannot attend football matches.Crowds were due to return to sports events in limi

Hamburg Open: Dan Evans loses to Stefanos Tsitsipas before French Open

British number one Dan Evans was unable to earn a clay-court win before next week's French Open after losing to Greek second seed Stefanos Tsitsipas in the Hamburg Open first round.Evans, ranked 34th, lost 6-3 6-1 as world number six Tsitsipas showed

West Ham: David Moyes, Issa Diop & Josh Cullen test positive for coronavirus

West Ham United manager David Moyes and two of the club's players have tested positive for coronavirus.The Premier League club were informed of the positive tests while preparing for Tuesday's Carabao Cup tie against Hull City at London Stadium.Moyes

French Open 2020: Bianca Andreescu withdraws to prepare for busy 2021

Bianca Andreescu will miss her third Grand Slam of 2020 after pulling out of the French Open to focus on recovering from a knee injury before a busy 2021.Andreescu, 20, won the 2019 US Open but was injured at the WTA Finals in October and has not com

Aston Villa 1-0 Sheffield United: Ezri Konsa header gives Villa narrow win

Ezri Konsa's second-half header proved decisive as Aston Villa overcame a resilient performance by Sheffield United, who played for 78 minutes with 10 men after the early dismissal of John Egan.Konsa headed in fellow defender Tyrone Mings' flick-on i

Novak Djokovic wins Italian Open with victory over Diego Schwartzman

World number one Novak Djokovic won a record 36th Masters title by beating Diego Schwartzman in the Italian Open.The Serb, playing in his first tournament since being disqualified from this month's US Open, won 7-5 6-3 in the final to ensure he goes

Leicester v Burnley – rate the players

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Novak Djokovic through to Italian Open final

World number one Novak Djokovic booked his place in the final of the Italian Open with victory over Casper Ruud. The Serbian, who has won the clay court tournament four times, claimed a 7-5 6-3 victory over the Norwegian, who is ranked 34 in the worl

Gareth Bale: Tottenham re-sign Real Madrid forward on loan

Tottenham have re-signed Wales forward Gareth Bale from Spanish champions Real Madrid on a season-long loan."It's nice to be back. It's such a special club to me. It's where I made my name," said Bale. "Hopefully, now I can get some match fitness, ge

Thiago Alcantara: Liverpool sign midfielder from Bayern Munich for £20m

Liverpool have signed midfielder Thiago Alcantara from Bayern Munich on a four-year deal for £20m.The fee for the Spain international, 29, could eventually rise to £25m with bonuses."It's an amazing feeling. I was waiting for this moment for a long

Rome Masters: Johanna Konta knocked out in third round by Garbine Muguruza

British number one Johanna Konta was knocked out of the Italian Open after a third-round defeat by Garbine Muguruza.Konta was beaten 6-4 6-1 by the world number 17, who claimed a third win in five matches between the pair.The Briton reached the final