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Rhys Priestland does not expect to retain number 10 shirt for All Blacks clash

Rhys Priestland feels that it will be “a big surprise” if he is involved in Wales’ clash against world champions New Zealand next Saturday.

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Grigor Dimitrov comes good as he lands ATP Finals title in London (Adam Davy/PA)

Grigor Dimitrov targets grand slam after winning ATP Finals

Grigor Dimitrov claimed the biggest title of his career by beating David Goffin at the ATP Finals – and now has his sights set on winning a grand slam.

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West Ham fans urged to stop calling emergency number

West Ham fans have been warned to stop calling 999 to complain about their team.

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Danny Care is England's Alexis Sanchez - Eddie Jones (Paul Harding/PA)

Danny Care is England’s Alexis Sanchez – Eddie Jones

Eddie Jones believes England have found their Alexis Sanchez in Danny Care after the Harlequins scrum-half plotted Australia’s downfall at Twickenham.

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New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen refuses to discuss Warren Gatland rivalry (David Davies/PA)

New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen refuses to discuss Warren Gatland rivalry

New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen refused to be drawn on his rivalry with compatriot Warren Gatland ahead of next weekend’s autumn international against Wales.

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Arsene Wenger likens Shkodran Mustafi to Arsenal veteran Per Mertesacker (Jonathan Brady/PA)

Arsene Wenger likens Shkodran Mustafi to Arsenal veteran Per Mertesacker

Arsene Wenger has hailed Shkodran Mustafi’s leadership qualities and likened the defender to Per Mertesacker.

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Italian Football Federation president wants Conte to replace Ventura (Nick Potts/PA)

Italian Football Federation president wants Conte to replace Ventura

Italian Football Federation president Carlo Tavecchio has suggested Antonio Conte would be his preferred choice as national team boss.

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Football rumours from the media

What the papers say Speculation about Danny Rose’s future at Tottenham continues to mount with the Mirror reporting that Manchester United will be offering the London club £40million for the left-back in January. The paper adds that Luke Shaw could be heading to the capital as part of the deal.

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Mauricio Pochettino adamant there is no issue with Danny Rose (Nigel French/PA)

Mauricio Pochettino adamant there is no issue with Danny Rose

Mauricio Pochettino insists he has no issue with Danny Rose despite him leaving the defender out of Tottenham’s squad for the north London derby.

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Eddie Jones praises Dylan Hartley's captaincy of England (Steve Parsons/PA)

Eddie Jones praises Dylan Hartley’s captaincy of England

Eddie Jones has given Dylan Hartley’s England captaincy its strongest endorsement yet to edge him closer to retaining the role for the 2019 World Cup.

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Jana Novotna was Wimbledon champion in 1998 (Mike Egerton/Empics)

Former Wimbledon champion Jana Novotna dies

Former Wimbledon champion Jana Novotna has died from cancer aged 49.

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Stephen Curry scores 39 points as Golden State Warriors see off Brooklyn Nets

Stephen Curry scored a season-high 39 points as the Golden State Warriors held on to beat the Brooklyn Nets 118-111.

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Los Angeles Chargers linebacker Melvin Ingram, left, scores past Buffalo Bills wide receiver Zay Jones (Mark J. Terrill/AP)

Peterman picked off five times as Chargers canter to victory over Buffalo

Nathan Peterman was intercepted five times in the first half as his Buffalo Bills went down to the Los Angeles Chargers 52-24.

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England’s Jake Ball out to prove himself in Australia after returning to fitness

Jake Ball is out to prove himself in Australia after returning to full fitness in the nick of time for an Ashes debut.

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Tony Pulis has been sacked as West Brom manager following their 4-0 defeat to Chelsea on Saturday (Adam Davy/PA)

West Brom sack Tony Pulis

West Brom have sacked Tony Pulis, the club has announced.

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Jason Gillespie appointed new coach at Sussex (Gareth Fuller/PA)

Jason Gillespie appointed new coach at Sussex

Jason Gillespie has been named as the new head coach of Sussex.

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Sean Maitland and Fraser Brown back fit for Scotland's clash with Australia (Adam Davy/PA)

Sean Maitland and Fraser Brown back fit for Scotland’s clash with Australia

Sean Maitland and Fraser Brown have handed Scotland coach Gregor Townsend a fresh boost by declaring themselves fit for Saturday’s clash with Australia.

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England's Stuart Broad

Stuart Broad ‘fine’ after being struck by golf ball

England seamer Stuart Broad is “fine” after taking an unexpected blow from a golf ball.

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic returned to action against Newcastle (Martin Rickett/PA)

Injury was worse than people know, says Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Zlatan Ibrahimovic claims his knee problems were far worse than people realise.

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David Moyes accuses West Ham's stars of letting their side down (John Walton/PA)

David Moyes accuses West Ham’s stars of letting their side down

David Moyes claimed some “big players with big reputations” are letting West Ham down after the 2-0 loss at Watford.

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