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Williams cruise in China
Top seed Serena Williams and her sister Venus progressed to the third round of the China Open on Tuesday, but fellow seeds Agnieszka Radwanska, Eugenie Bouchard and Flavia Pennetta crashed out.
Cuadrado agent reveals bids
Fiorentina winger Juan Cuadrado’s agent admitted that "two top European clubs" made bids for his client in the summer.
Parling ruled out for England
Geoff Parling has been ruled out of England's autumn series after Leicester announced he is likely to be sidelined until December with concussion.
Lazio chief hails Djordjevic
Lazio president Claudio Lotito was thrilled to see Filip Djordjevic open his Serie A goalscoring account in style at Palermo.
Basel v Liverpool preview
Striker Daniel Sturridge has not made Liverpool's Champions League trip to Basel after failing to recover from a thigh strain in time.
York snap up Brunt
York City have signed striker Ryan Brunt on a one-month loan deal from non-league outfit Bristol Rovers.
Murray battles into round two
Andy Murray came back from a set down to defeat Jerzy Janowicz 6-7 (9-11) 6-4 6-2 in the first round of the China Open.
Saints v Dragons: Teams
St Helens will be looking to return to the Grand Final for the time since 2011 when they take on surprise-package Catalan Dragons at Langtree Park on Thursday.
McDonald eyes away improvement
Striker Cody McDonald admits Gillingham must improve their dismal away record this season.
Bangladesh switch ODI captain
Mushfiqur Rahim has been sacked as Bangladesh’s one-day international captain and replaced by paceman Mashrafe Mortaza.
Wenger confirms Giroud deal
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says a new contract for France striker Olivier Giroud is a 'done deal'.
Arsenal v Galatasaray preview
Arsenal will be without midfielder Aaron Ramsey (hamstring) and captain Mikel Arteta (calf) for Wednesday night's Champions League Group D match against Galatasaray, but Jack Wilshere should be fit from an ankle problem.
Mel: Hard work has paid off
Mel Marshall says perseverance has been key to her becoming the first ever female winner of the British Swimming Coaches Association Coach of the Year award.
Coates: I feel for Ashley
Stoke Chairman Peter Coates says he has sympathy for Mike Ashley following Newcastle's poor start to the season.
Martinez fears for Mirallas
Everton forward Kevin Mirallas could face a lengthy spell on the sidelines, according to manager Roberto Martinez.
Gundogan eyeing return date
Borussia Dortmund midfielder Ilkay Gundogan has insisted he is nearing return from a nightmare 13-month injury lay-off.
Awards for Yorkshire duo
Yorkshire's opening batsmen Adam Lyth and Alex Lees have claimed the top honours at the Cricket Writers' Club Awards.
Harp can be Arc Star
Adam Houghton takes a look at the ante-post market for the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe and settles on Japanese raider Harp Star.
Sagbo loaned to Wolves
Hull City striker Yannick Sagbo has joined Wolves on loan.
Montgomerie: Clarke favourite
Colin Montgomerie says Darren Clarke is the favourite to be the next Ryder Cup captain but admits there are several candidates for the role.
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