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Man United hold minute’s silence before training following terror attack

Manchester United have expressed their shock at the terrorist attack in Manchester and held a minute’s silence before their last training session before flying to Wednesday’s Europa League final in Stockholm.

Joe Marchant

Joe Marchant and Paul Hill ruled out of England’s summer tour of Argentina

Harlequins centre Joe Marchant and Northampton prop Paul Hill have been ruled out of England’s tour to Argentina next month through injury.

Aston Golding

Leeds full-back Ashton Golding over the moon to sign new five-year contract

Leeds full-back Ashton Golding says it is a dream come true after signing a new five-year contract that will keep him at Headingley until at least the end of the 2021 season.

James Anderson

James Anderson facing extended lay-off with torn groin

James Anderson is facing an extended spell on the sidelines after the England and Wales Cricket Board announced the seamer has torn his groin.

Thomas Leuluai

New Zealand’s Thomas Leuluai reveals broken jaw ruled him out of Australia game

Thomas Leuluai has revealed he was set to play in the ANZAC Test earlier this month before breaking his jaw for the second time in five months.

Jose Mourinho

Jose Mourinho says people of Manchester ‘will pull together’ after bomb attack

Jose Mourinho says the “hearts and minds” of everyone at Manchester United are with those affected by the horrific attack that killed 22 people and injured many more.

Joey Barton

Banned Joey Barton released by Burnley

Joey Barton has been released by Burnley after being handed an 18-month ban by the Football Association.

Antoine Griezmann

Antoine Griezmann casts more doubt on his future at Atletico Madrid

Antoine Griezmann has cast further doubt over his future at Atletico Madrid by admitting he is “ready to go” in order to win trophies.

Champions Trophy

Champions Trophy teams reassured over safety following Manchester terror attack

Champions Trophy organisers have reassured all eight competing teams of the security measures in place at the tournament in the wake of the terrorist attack in Manchester.

Hannah Macleod

Hannah Macleod announces retirement from international hockey

Olympic gold medallist Hannah Macleod has announced her retirement from international hockey at the age of 32.

LK ready

Koscielny to miss FA Cup final following unsuccessful red-card appeal

Arsenal’s Laurent Koscielny is to serve a three-match suspension after his appeal against his sending-off in Sunday’s win over Everton was dismissed by the Football Association.

Cracksman pleases John Gosden as Investec Derby hope enjoys Epsom spin

Cracksman pleases John Gosden as Investec Derby hope enjoys Epsom spin

John Gosden was satisfied with Cracksman as he put the finishing touches to his Investec Derby preparation with a spin around Epsom on Tuesday morning.

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Tom Dumoulin answers call of nature then retains Giro d’Italia lead

Tom Dumoulin recovered from an unexpected toilet break to battle back and retain the leader’s pink jersey after stage 16 of the Giro d’Italia, which was won by home rider Vincenzo Nibali.

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Andrea Radrizzani buys out Massimo Cellino to become Leeds owner

Italian businessman Andrea Radrizzani has taken full control of Leeds after buying the remaining 50 per cent of shares held by co-owner Massimo Cellino.

Kyle Edmund

Kyle Edmund beats Thiago Monteiro at Lyon Open

Kyle Edmund battled into the second round of the Lyon Open following a 2-6 6-4 6-1 victory over Brazilian Thiago Monteiro.

Herrera ready

Herrera says Ibrahimovic can help Manchester United to Europa League win

Zlatan Ibrahimovic may only be a spectator at Wednesday’s Europa League final, but Manchester United colleague Ander Herrera expects the experienced Swede will still have a part to play in Stockholm.

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Tianjin Quanjian play down Diego Costa reports

Tianjin Quanjian have distanced themselves from reports a deal to sign Chelsea striker Diego Costa is near.

Chris Wood ready

Wentworth defending champion Chris Wood: Home-grown golfers deserve more credit

As defending champion, Chris Wood is the latest player to find himself adorning a 40ft-high poster on the grandstand behind the 18th green at Wentworth for this week’s BMW PGA Championship.

Gylfi Sigurdsson ready

Swansea dismiss talk they will sell midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson

Swansea have dismissed reports they have agreed to sell Gylfi Sigurdsson with owner Steve Kaplan insisting the club are determined to keep the Icelandic playmaker.

Robbie Henshaw ready

Henshaw taps into experience and knowledge of ex-Lions captain O’Driscoll

Ireland star Robbie Henshaw will be armed with words of wisdom from former British and Irish Lions captain Brian O’Driscoll when he heads to New Zealand next week.

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