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Derbyshire hand Cotton deal
Young bowler Ben Cotton has been rewarded with a two-year professional deal with Derbyshire.
Dawson thrilled by reception
Michael Dawson was thrilled by the 'massive' reception he received from Hull fans before their Europa League tie with Lokeren on Thursday.
'Cellino lacks respect'
David Prutton says Massimo Cellino must start showing more respect to the fans and staff at his former club Leeds United.
Ozil vows to silence critics
Mesut Ozil believes criticism of his performances at Arsenal stems from expectations of him being "one of the best number 10s in the world."
United make move for Blind
Manchester United have begun talks with Netherlands international defender Daley Blind after agreeing a fee with Ajax for his transfer.
Brondby in Agger talks
Brondby are in talks with Liverpool to re-sign defender Daniel Agger for a fee in the region of £3million.
Shortall suffers injury blow
In-form jockey Shane Shortall is likely to be out of action for about a month after he suffered a broken collarbone at Down Royal on Friday evening.
Tent considered for chasing
My Tent Or Yours could go novice chasing when the jumps season moves through the gears later in the year.
Poulter boosts Cup hopes
Ian Poulter showed signs of a return to form just in time to reassure Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley that his European talisman will be still worthy of a wildcard pick for Gleneagles.
Remy to hold Chelsea talks
Queens Park Rangers have given permission for wantaway striker Loic Remy to hold talks with Chelsea, according to Sky sources.
MLB: Nationals sink Seattle
National League East leaders the Washington Nationals hit six home runs, four of them off Felix Hernandez, in an 8-3 MLB win over the Seattle Mariners.
Diarra having QPR medical
Lassana Diarra is having a medical with QPR this morning, according to Sky sources.
Saturday at the US Open
Andy Murray must return to his least favourite court in grand slam tennis for his third-round match against Andrey Kuznetsov at the US Open on Saturday.
Gerrard: Stage set for Mario
Steven Gerrard insists the stage is set for Mario Balotelli to become a star at Liverpool – now it is up to him to take his chance.
Sharapova sees off Lisicki
Maria Sharapova overcame Sabine Lisicki to set up a tasty fourth-round clash with Caroline Wozniacki at the US Open.
Easy win for Federer
Roger Federer nullified the big serving of Australian Sam Groth to move into the third round of the US Open.
Betts 'can smell eighth spot'
Widnes boss Denis Betts believes his side are now very close to securing a Super League playoff spot after ending Wigan's hopes of the League Leaders shield with a shock 24-10 victory.
Chester blasts pathetic defeat
Chris Chester lamented an "embarrassing" and "pathetic" performance after he saw his hopes of leading Hull KR into the play-offs suffered a major dent in a one-sided derby against Hull FC.
Santo off the mark at Valencia
Valencia coach Nuno Espirito Santo's first home game in charge at the Mestalla was a happy occasion for the hosts, who romped to a comfortable 3-0 win over Malaga.
Chelsea reward Baker
Chelsea youngster Lewis Baker has signed a new five-year contract with the club.
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