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Fernando Ricksen: Ex-Rangers player dies aged 43 after motor neurone disease battle

Former Rangers player Fernando Ricksen has died at age 43, the Ibrox club have confirmed.The Netherlands international had been suffering from motor neurone disease.Ricks

Anwar El Ghazi and Tyrone Mings: Aston Villa pair’s clash ‘put to bed’

A clash of heads between Aston Villa team-mates Anwar El Ghazi and Tyrone Mings during their 0-0 draw with West Ham was "put to bed at half-time", said captain Jack Greal

Johanna Konta: British number one to miss Asia tournaments and WTA Championships

Johanna Konta will not play any tournaments in Asia this autumn and so will not be able to qualify for the season-ending WTA Championships.The British number one has with

Granit Xhaka admits Arsenal were too scared against Watford

Arsenal captain Granit Xhaka says the Gunners "were too scared" as they let slip a two-goal lead to draw 2-2 at Watford.Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored twice in the firs

Pliskova claims fourth WTA title of year at the Zhengzhou Open

Karolina Pliskova swept past Petra Martic in straight sets to win the WTA Zhengzhou Open in China.Pliskova only needed 77 minutes to beat the Croatian 6-3 6-2 in a rain-i

Pep Guardiola: Man City boss backs players after Norwich defeat

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ATP Cup: Andy Murray uses protected ranking to ensure Great Britain a place

Great Britain will compete in January's inaugural ATP Cup following Andy Murray's late decision to enter.Britain may not have qualified for the 24-team event had Murray n

Premier League predictions: Lawro v MOTDx stars Chelcee Grimes, Craig Mitch and Reece Parkinson

After making a stuttering start to the new season, the next test for Manchester United is the visit of in-form Leicester on Saturday.How will United's new £

Clijsters, 36, to make comeback in 2020

Kim Clijsters is to make her tennis comeback at the age of 36 with a return to the WTA Tour in 2020.The Belgian, who first retired in 2007 to start a family, says she has

England: Gareth Southgate says team will plan how to respond to racism

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England 5-3 Kosovo: Gareth Southgate says good and bad points were obvious

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Soomaalida Koonfur Afrika oo u safrayMagaalada Harare si ay u dhiiragaliyaan xiddigaha Ocean Star

Boqolaal muwaadiniin Soomaali ah oo ku nool Koofur Afrika ayaa ku jira diyaar garowgoodii ugu dambeeyay ee ay ugu safri lahaayeen Harare, ka hor inta aysan Soomaaliya ka dhicin dagaalka ay kula jiraan Zimbabwe maalinta Talaadada. Hogaamiyaha jaali

Jamie Murray column: US Open success & ‘amazing chemistry’ with Bethanie Mattek-Sands

In his latest BBC Sport column, Jamie Murray describes why his fourth US Open title in four years was so special, the emotions and moments which follow a Gra

Scotland v Belgium: Steve Clarke says no issue with mental strength

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Nadal wins US Open thriller for 19th Grand Slam

Rafael Nadal won his 19th Grand Slam title after holding off Russian Daniil Medvedev's exhilarating fightback in one of the greatest US Open finals.Spain's Nadal, 33, won

Watford: Quique Sanchez Flores reappointed after Javi Gracia exit

Watford have reappointed Quique Sanchez Flores as manager after announcing the exit of Javi Gracia.Sanchez was in charge of Watford for the 2015-16 campaign before leavin

Is it now if, rather than when, she will do it? Williams stutters again in search of record

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Scotland 1-2 Russia: Steve Clarke urges belief after Euro 2020 blow

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Williams not thinking about 2018 controversy before facing Andreescu

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Northern Ireland beat Luxembourg 1-0 thanks to first-half own goal

A calamitous own goal by Luxembourg defender Kevin Malget gave Northern Ireland a 1-0 win in a drab friendly.Malget headed into his own net in the first half of a match t

Brilliant Williams to face Andreescu in US Open final

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Neymar to Barcelona: Inside story of PSG striker’s summer transfer saga

After months of talk, bluster, posturing, claim and counter-claim we have - f

US Open 2019: Rafael Nadal beats Diego Schwartzman to reach semi-finals

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Romelu Lukaku: Monkey chants a form of ‘respect’ and ‘not racist’ say Inter Milan fans group

A group of Inter Milan fans claim Cagliari supporters were showing Romelu Lukaku a form of "respect" when they aimed monkey chants at him on Sunday.Lukaku, who moved from

US Open 2019: Roger Federer goes out to Grigor Dimitrov

US Open 2019Venue: Flushing Meadows, New York Dates: 26 Aug - 8 SepCoverage: Live text and radio commentary on selected matches on the BBC Sport website and appFive-time