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England v Czech Republic: Could evolution push World Cup heroes to mar…

Eighteen-year-olds Jadon Sancho (left) and Callum Hudson-Odoi are both in the England squad for the Euro 2020 qualifiers against the Czech Republic and Montenegro “Golden Generation” is the phrase that should never speak its name again when projecting England’s future – the ultimate over-exaggeration

Jazz big man Derrick Favors is ‘playing out of this world,’ and everyo…

When Derrick Favors was brought back this past summer on a two-year deal, many critical fans wondered what exactly the Jazz were doing. These days, it’s safe to assume most of those same people now wonder what exactly the Jazz would do without him.

Ministers urged to help UK families of foreign fighters in Syria | Wor…

The UK government is being urged to move rapidly to help stranded families of British foreign fighters in Syria, including giving them access to cash, aid and indirect advice on how to return from British-funded aid agencies working in Syria. Thousands more Islamic State

World Cup whisky and the Cold War: When East & West Germany met

East Germany’s Jurgen Sparwasser scored the winning goal against West Germany A historic goal, a risky bet, whisky smuggled beyond the Iron Curtain and a star striker banished by secret police from his national team just before its greatest moment. A remarkable series of

Track Cycling World Championships 2019: Ethan Hayter takes bronze in m…

Britain’s Ethan Hayter led the men’s omnium until late on before eventually taking bronze, to earn his second medal of the championships Cycling – World Track Championships Venue: Pruszkow, Poland Dates: 27 February-3 March Coverage: Watch live on BBC Red Button, iPlayer, Connected TVs,

Anthony Joshua v Jarrell Miller: British world champion keen to avoid …

I’m going to reconstruct Miller’s face – Joshua World heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua has studied Jarrell Miller more than any other boxer in order to avoid a “banana skin” when the pair meet at Madison Square Garden on 1 June. The Briton, 29, told

Turkey earthquake: Turkey and Greece hit by strong earthquake – Istanb…

The earthquake registered 5.1 magnitude, with shaking felt in Western Turkey and parts of Greece. Istanbul, located hundreds of kilometres from the epicentre, was also rattled this evening. One witness said on Twitter: “It was felt in Kusadasi, it was really terrifying. Hope the

Ariana Grande: The Thank U, Next singer scores UK chart double

Image copyright Getty Images Ariana Grande’s latest album Thank U, Next has broken a UK chart record after debuting at number one. It had the most streams of an album by a female artist in a week – breaking a record she set herself

World Grand Prix: Judd Trump beats Barry Hawkins 6-5 to reach final

Trump has won nine ranking titles in his career Masters champion Judd Trump claimed an absorbing 6-5 victory over Barry Hawkins to reach the final of the World Grand Prix at Cheltenham Racecourse. Hawkins raced to a 2-0 lead but Trump was level at

Method down Jaina in the Battle for Daza’Alor, claiming a World First

The newest raid in World of Warcraft, Battle for Dazar’Alor, is one of the most interesting ones added to the game yet. There are cross-faction switches as players navigate the story around the Alliance’s raid on the Zandalari capital, and the chance to battle