Defending champion Angelique Kerber bowed out in the Australian Open fourth round after being blown away by American Coco Vandeweghe.
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England's Tommy Fleetwood produced a brilliant burst of scoring to claim his second European Tour title in the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship.
Leroy Sane felt Manchester City were dealt a cruel blow as Tottenham recovered from 2-0 down to snatch a controversial 2-2 draw at the Etihad Stadium.
Ronald Koeman has praised Everton for succeeding amid the growing expectations that came as a consequence of last week's 4-0 defeat of Manchester City.
Jeremy Corbyn has refused to say whether he would deploy British troops to defend a Nato ally invaded by Russia.
Johnny Sexton should be named in Ireland's RBS 6 Nations squad despite facing a race against time to be fit for the tournament opener against Scotland.
Roger Federer cast off doubts about his fitness by winning a five-set thriller with Kei Nishikori to reach the Australian Open quarter-finals.
Liverpool face a pivotal few days in their season with captain Jordan Henderson insisting nothing should be read into one bad result.