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Brownlees assist England to triathlon relay silver as Australia take gold

Brownlees help England to triathlon relay silver as Australia take gold England’s Alistair and Jonny Brownlee, Jess Learmonth and Vicky Holland needed to accept silver as Australia took gold within the triathlon blended crew relay on the Commonwealth Video games. The 2 groups broke clear early on, earlier than the reigning world champions took a decisive lead on leg three. Olympic champion Alistair gave chase however was unable to catch

5-time darts world champion Bristow dies aged 60

Five-time darts world champion Bristow dies aged 60 5-time world darts champion Eric Bristow has died on the age of 60 after struggling a coronary heart assault. Skilled Darts Company chairman Barry Hearn advised BBC Sport he collapsed at a Premier League occasion in Liverpool. As information of his loss of life reached the group on the Echo Area, followers repeatedly sang: “There’s just one Eric Bristow.” Hearn stated Bristow,

England's Learmonth takes triathlon silver – report & highlights

England's Learmonth takes triathlon silver – report & highlights Media playback shouldn’t be supported on this system 2018 Commonwealth Video games Venue: Gold Coast, Australia Dates: Four-15 April Protection: Watch stay on BBC TV and Purple Button with additional streams on Related TVs, BBC Sport web site and app; hear on Radio 5 stay; observe textual content updates on-line. Times and channels Jessica Learmonth received England’s first medal of the

Ronaldo scores unimaginable overhead kick as Actual thrash Juventus

Ronaldo scores incredible overhead kick as Real thrash Juventus Cristiano Ronaldo scored one of many Champions League’s nice objectives as his unimaginable bicycle kick helped Actual Madrid demolish Juventus within the quarter-final first leg. The Actual ahead made historical past with the primary of his two objectives, prodding dwelling Isco’s cross to turn into the primary participant to attain in 10 consecutive Champions League video games. The Italian facet had

Arduous to see a route again to administration for Pardew – Wright

Hard to see a route back to management for Pardew – Wright Media playback just isn’t supported on this machine Alan Pardew will battle to get again into administration after his departure from West Brom, says former England striker Ian Wright. The relegation-threatened Baggies parted firm with Pardew on Monday after eight straight league defeats. “Which chairman’s going to present him a job to maintain them within the Premier League?”

Poulter wins Houston play-off to clinch ultimate Masters spot

Poulter wins Houston play-off to clinch final Masters spot Houston Open ultimate leaderboard -19 I Poulter (Eng) wins after play-off, B Hossler (US); -16 J Spieth (US), E Grillo (Arg); -15 S Ryder (US); -14 H Stenson (Swe), Okay Mitchell (US) Chosen others: -13 P Dunne (Ire); -12 S Lowry (Ire); -10 P Mickelson (US); -Eight R Fowler (US); -7 J Rose (Eng); -2 E Els (SA) -1 L Westwood

Joshua beats Parker so as to add WBO belt to WBA and IBF titles

Joshua beats Parker to add WBO belt to WBA and IBF titles Anthony Joshua unified the WBA, IBF and WBO world heavyweight titles as a managed efficiency noticed him earn a unanimous factors win over Joseph Parker at a tense Principality Stadium in Cardiff. The Briton used his left hand to telling impact all through an intriguing affair, wherein New Zealand’s Parker displayed swift fingers, motion and spectacular sturdiness. However

Ex-England captain Wilkins in important situation in hospital

Ex-England captain Wilkins in critical condition in hospital Former England and Chelsea midfielder Ray Wilkins is in a important situation in a London hospital. St George’s Hospital instructed BBC Sport that the 61-year-old is a affected person and “his household have requested for privateness”. His spouse Jackie is quoted in the Daily Mirror as saying he had a cardiac arrest and the scenario is “very unhealthy”. Wilkins, who additionally performed

Ball-tampering trio's ban questioned as union raises welfare issues – response & vote

Ball-tampering trio's ban questioned as union raises welfare concerns – reaction & vote Media playback just isn’t supported on this system The ball-tampering bans given to Australia trio Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft comprise “evident anomalies”, in keeping with the Australian Cricketers’ Affiliation (ACA). Captain Smith and his deputy Warner had been stripped of their positions and banned for a yr by Cricket Australia, whereas Bancroft acquired a

Australia should cease 'butting heads' with opponents – Lehmann speaks after trio banned

Australia must stop 'butting heads' with opponents – Lehmann speaks after trio banned Media playback will not be supported on this system Australia should change their model of play and cease “butting heads” with opponents after the ball tampering scandal, says coach Darren Lehmann. Captain Steve Smith and deputy David Warner have been banned for a yr and Cameron Bancroft, who used sandpaper to scratch the ball, misses 9 months.