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The sporting weekend in pictures, including Lewis Hamilton, Rugby World Cup, Sadio Mane

The best images from the weekend's sporting action.

Lewis Hamilton celebrated a sixth Formula One world championship title after finishing second in the United States Grand Prix on Sunday.

The sporting weekend had, though, started with a heartbreaking defeat for England by South Africa in the Rugby World Cup final.

Liverpool left it late to maintain their unbeaten Premier League run, while world number one Ashleigh Barty ended the 2019 tennis season in style with victory at the WTA Finals in Shenzhen.

South Africa captain Siya Kolisi lifted the Webb Ellis Cup at Yokohama Stadium.
South Africa captain Siya Kolisi lifted the Webb Ellis Cup at Yokohama Stadium (Adam Davy/PA)
England manager Eddie Jones and his players were left to reflect on what might have been
England manager Eddie Jones and his players were left to reflect on what might have been (David Davies/PA)
Joshua King's goal was enough to give Bournemouth a win over Manchester United
Joshua King's goal was enough to give Bournemouth victory over Manchester United (Mark Kerton/PA)
Sadio Mane scored a stoppage-time winners as Premier League leaders Liverpool beat Aston Villa 2-1 on Saturday afternoon
Sadio Mane scored a stoppage-time winner as Premier League leaders Liverpool beat Aston Villa 2-1 on Saturday afternoon (Nick Potts/PA)
Celtic captain Scott Brown was on the scoresheet as his side swept past Hibernian 5-2 to reach the Scottish Betfred Cup final
Celtic captain Scott Brown was on the scoresheet as his side swept past Hibernian 5-2 to reach the Scottish Betfred Cup final (Ian Rutherford/PA)
Katie Taylor celebrated becoming a two-weight world champion with victory against Christina Lindardatou in their WBO super-lightweight title bout in Manchester on Saturday night
Katie Taylor celebrated becoming a two-weight world champion with victory against Christina Lindardatou in their WBO super-lightweight title bout in Manchester on Saturday night (Richard Sellers/PA)
Anthony Crolla said goodbye to the sport after his final contest ended with the vacant WBA continental lightweight title
Anthony Crolla said goodbye to the sport after his final contest ended with the vacant WBA continental lightweight title (Richard Sellers/PA)
Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy edged out Xander Schauffele in a play-off to win the WGC-HSBC Champions in Shanghai
Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy edged out Xander Schauffele in a play-off to win the WGC-HSBC Champions in Shanghai (Ng Han Guan/AP)
New Zealand Cricket England T20
New Zealand levelled the Twenty20 international series at 1-1 with a 21-run victory over England in Wellington (Ross Setford/AP)
Alfredo Morelos scored twice as Rangers beat Hearts to set up an Old Firm showdown in the Scottish Betfred Cup final
Alfredo Morelos scored twice as Rangers beat Hearts on Sunday to set up an Old Firm showdown in the Scottish Betfred Cup final (Jeff Holmes/PA)
Australia's Ashleigh Barty defeated defending champion Elina Svitolina to win the WTA Finals in Shenzhen.
Australia's Ashleigh Barty defeated defending champion Elina Svitolina to win the WTA Finals in Shenzhen (Andy Wong/AP)
The Houston Texans  boosted their NFL play-off hopes with of a 26-3 triumph over the Jacksonville Jaguars at Wembley
The Houston Texans boosted their NFL play-off hopes with of a 26-3 triumph over the Jacksonville Jaguars at Wembley (Simon Cooper/PA)
Brescia striker Mario Balotelli threatened to walk off following racist abuse from Verona fans during Sunday's Serie A match at Stadio Marc'Antonio Bentegodi (Simone Venezia/ANSA via AP)
Brescia striker Mario Balotelli threatened to walk off following racist abuse from Verona fans during Sunday's Serie A match at Stadio Marc'Antonio Bentegodi (Simone Venezia/ANSA via AP)
Goodison Park was left stunned following a serious ankle injury suffered by Andre Gomes  in Sunday's Premier League match against Tottenham
Goodison Park was left stunned following a serious ankle injury suffered by Andre Gomes in Sunday's Premier League match against Tottenham (Nick Potts/PA)
Mercedes toasted another success with their British driver in Texas
Mercedes toasted another success with their British driver in Texas (PA Wire)
Lewis Hamilton
Lewis Hamilton is now within just one triumph of Michael Schumacher's record haul of seven world championship titles (PA Wire)
Lewis Hamilton celebrates winning his sixth world championship with actor Matthew McConaughey
Hamilton celebrates winning his sixth world championship with actor Matthew McConaughey in Austin (PA)
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Championship
Serie A
Australian Open First Round
Result
Querrey
Coric
6 6 6
3 4 4
Result
Safwat
Barrere
7  61 4 65
68 7  6 7 
Result
Carballes Baena
Berankis
4 2 2
6 6 6
Result
Evans
McDonald
3 4 6 6 6
6 6 1 2 3
Result
Nishioka
Djere
6 3 6 7 
4 6 2 61
Result
Pella
Smith
6 7 6
3 5 4
Result
Shapovalov
Fucsovics
3 7  1 63
6 67 6 7 
Result
Berrettini
Harris
6 6 6
3 1 3
Result
Zheng
Kalinskaya
6 6
3 2
Result
Golubic
Zhu
6 1 65
4 6 7 
Result
Alexandrova
Teichmann
6 4 6
4 6 2
Result
Badosa
Larsson
6 6
1 0
Result
Trevisan
Kenin
2 4
6 6
Result
Goerges
Kuzmova
6 6
1 2
Result
McHale
Martic
3 0
6 6
Result
Osaka
Bouzkova
6 6
2 4
Suspended
Garin
Travaglia
6 6 1
4 3 1
Suspended
Lopez
Bautista Agut
2 2
6 1
Suspended
Giustino
Raonic
2 1 2
6 6 5
2am
Sinner
Purcell
Result
Cirstea
Strycova
6 7 
2 65
Result
Li
Cabrera
7  7 
64 610
Result
Kanepi
Krejcikova
63 6 3
7  2 6
Result
Potapova
Williams
0 3
6 6
2.30am
Opelka
Fognini
2.30am
Sandgren
Trungelliti
2.30am
Edmund
Lajovic
2.30am
Linette
Rus
Result
Zidansek
Han
6 6
3 3
2.30am
Riske
Wang
Result
Siniakova
Kvitova
1 0
6 6
Result
Ahn
Wozniacki
1 3
6 6
4am
Halys
Krajinovic
4am
Thompson
Bublik
4am
Cilic
Moutet
Result
Johnson
Federer
3 2 2
6 6 6
4.30am
Davidovich Fokina
Gombos
4.30am
Mayer
Paul
4.30am
Andujar
Mmoh
Result
Ignacio Londero
Dimitrov
6 2 0 4
4 6 6 6
4.30am
Hurkacz
Novak
4.30am
Polmans
Kukushkin
4.30am
Brengle
Garcia
4.30am
Ferro
Van Uytvanck
4.30am
Wang
Parmentier
4.30am
Gasparyan
Sakkari
Result
Williams
Gauff
65 5
7  7
5am
Paire
Stebe
5am
Millman
Humbert
5am
Schwartman
Harris
5am
Keys
Kasatkina
5am
Pera
Rybakina
5am
Hibino
Peng
5am
Juvan
Yastremska
6.30am
Ito
Gunneswaran
6.30am
Kohlschreiber
Giron
6.30am
Sasnovich
Minnen
7am
Konta
Jabeur
7am
Hercog
Peterson
7am
Stosur
McNally
8am
Tsitsipas
Caruso
8am
Barty
Tsurenko
10am
Struff
Djokovic
10.30am
Stephens
Zhang
Turkish Super Lig
Serie B
Eerste Divisie
Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Liverpool22211052143864
2Manchester CityMan City23153564273748
3Leicester CityLeicester23143648232545
4Chelsea2312383930939
5Manchester UnitedMan Utd239773627934
6Wolverhampton WanderersWolves2381053430434
7Sheffield UnitedSheff Utd238962522333
8Tottenham HotspurSpurs238783631531
9Crystal Palace237972226-430
10Arsenal2361163032-229
11Everton2385102633-729
12Newcastle UnitedNewcastle2385102234-1229
13Southampton2384112942-1328
14Burnley2383122638-1227
15Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton2367102631-525
16West Ham UnitedWest Ham2265112634-823
17Watford2358102034-1423
18Aston Villa2364132944-1522
19Bournemouth2355132036-1620
20Norwich CityNorwich2345142345-2217

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