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Buddy McGirt: ‘A lot of Derek Chisora’s fights have been real wars but I can look after him’

When the lights dim at the Manchester Arena on Saturday, and Derek Chisora and Joseph Parker wait in their corners for the first bell, it will be tempting to pay

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England to meet Northern Ireland in 2023 Women’s World Cup qualifying

England will play a Northern Ireland team aiming to reach a second major tournament finals after they were drawn together in a qualifying group for the 2023 World Cup in

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Everton v Aston Villa: match preview

Despite regularly failing to seize their opportunities at Goodison Park – where Everton have taken six points from a possible 27 this year – Carlo Ancelotti’s stubborn side remain in

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Sam Underhill gets final chance to stake claim for place in Lions squad

Sam Underhill will have one final chance to advance his claims for a place in the British & Irish Lions squad on Saturday with Warren Gatland expected to be in

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Wigan suspend Tony Clubb pending outcome of racism investigation

Wigan have suspended the prop forward Tony Clubb pending the outcome of an investigation into alleged racism. The Hull second-rower Andre Savelio claimed he was the subject of a racial

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Crystal Palace v Manchester City: match preview

In the midst of a Champions League semi-final battle with PSG, Pep Guardiola must be glad his City side have such a healthy lead as they head to Selhurst Park

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Chelsea bid to buck colossal trend by overcoming Bayern Munich in last four

The scale of the task faced by Chelsea, who have to overturn a 2-1 away defeat by Bayern Munich in the Champions League semi-final second leg on Sunday, is perhaps

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