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Europe's dream team put to the test as Ryder Cup tees off

Olympic gold medallist Justin Rose and Open champion Henrik Stenson put their unbeaten record on the line as the 41st Ryder Cup got under way at Hazeltine on Friday.

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Mark Hughes says names must come out in football corruption probe

Stoke manager Mark Hughes insists the individuals at the centre of the Daily Telegraph's ongoing corruption scandal must be named in order to avoid all football bosses being "guilty by association".

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Lewis Hamilton feels he has 'less to lose' as he chases title rival Nico Rosberg

Lewis Hamilton believes he has "less to lose" than his sole title rival Nico Rosberg as he wrestles to get his stuttering championship campaign back on track.

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Sam Jones and Mike Williams in battle to become England's openside destroyer

Uncapped duo Sam Jones and Mike Williams will battle it out for the openside flanker shirt in England's November Test series.

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Danny Cipriani must prove he can be England's number one fly-half to earn recall

Danny Cipriani must oust George Ford and Owen Farrell to reignite his England career.

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Where there's a Willett there's no way - Clarke omits Danny from opening session

Masters champion Danny Willett was left out of the opening session of the 41st Ryder Cup as the furore over his brother's anti-American comments hit home.

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Birmingham to bid for 2026 Commonwealth Games

Birmingham has declared its intention to launch a bid to host the 2026 Commonwealth Games.

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Ciaran Kilduff the Dundalk hero once again

Dundalk made history in the Europa League after forward Ciaran Kilduff came off the bench to seal three points in a 1-0 win against Maccabi Tel Aviv.

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Ibrahimovic header snatches drab win for United

Zlatan Ibrahimovic's close-range header secured Manchester United a much-needed win from a flat Europa League clash with Zorya Luhansk.

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Southampton take point against stubborn Hapoel Be'er Sheva

Southampton secured a valuable point in their bid to progress to the Europa League's knockout stages with a 0-0 draw as Hapoel Be'er Sheva continued their extraordinary undefeated record at the Turner Stadium.

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Johanna Konta gracious in defeat as Petra Kvitova proves too strong in China

British number one Johanna Konta paid tribute to Petra Kvitova after the Czech knocked her out of the Dongfeng Motor Wuhan Open at the quarter-final stage.

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Danny Willett apologises for insulting article written by his brother

Masters champion Danny Willett has apologised following the publication of an article written by his brother which describes American Ryder Cup fans as a "braying mob of imbeciles."

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United States captain Davis Love confident over choice to play morning foursomes

United States Ryder Cup captain Davis Love is confident he has not put his team at a disadvantage by opting to play morning foursomes at Hazeltine National Golf Club.

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Chris Froome speaks out about the use of TUEs in cycling

Three-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome has described the rules allowing athletes to take drugs that would normally be banned under sport's anti-doping rules as "open to abuse" and in need of urgent reform.

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Jordan Spieth hopes United States paint a pretty Ryder Cup picture at Hazeltine

Jordan Spieth is reminded of his first Ryder Cup by a painting of himself on the first tee at Gleneagles - but one thing he does not want to commemorate is the United States' poor record.

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Europe Ryder Cup captain Darren Clarke happy to accept the tag of underdogs

Captain Darren Clarke is happy to accept the tag of underdogs as Europe go in search of an unprecedented fourth successive Ryder Cup victory.

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England boss should be 'whiter than white', insists former FA chairman Greg Dyke

Former Football Association chairman Greg Dyke says the England manager has to be "whiter than white" - and questioned why Sam Allardyce was apparently negotiating a £ 400,000 payday when he was being paid £3million a year.

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Former England captains say Sam Allardyce has made Three Lions a laughing stock

Sam Allardyce's behaviour has made England the laughing stock of world football, former Three Lions skippers Alan Shearer and Rio Ferdinand claimed.

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USA captain Davis Love insists his comments about his team were misconstrued

United States Ryder Cup captain Davis Love insists his comments about selecting "the best golf team, maybe ever" were misconstrued - but he will still send his players out into battle on Friday with exactly the same message.

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Islam Slimani hands Leicester victory over favourite prey Porto

Islam Slimani lived up to his nickname as gritty Leicester took control of Group G with a deserved 1-0 win over Porto.

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