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A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Roberto Martinez slams Chelsea over John Stones offer
Everton manager Roberto Martinez is unhappy with Chelsea's conduct in their pursuit of defender John Stones.
Jul 18, 17:57
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Chris Froome: 'Cup of urine thrown at me'
Tour de France leader Chris Froome claims that a cup of urine was thrown at him by a supporter.
Jul 18, 17:36
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Result: Great Britain's Steve Cummings wins first Tour de France stage
Briton Steve Cummings wins stage 14 of the Tour de France, while Chris Froome extends his lead.
Jul 18, 17:33
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Queens Park Rangers 'close in on Groningen's Tjarron Chery'
QPR are reportedly close to completing the signing of Groningen's Tjarron Chery for £2.25m.
Jul 18, 17:15
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Result: Hearts fall to Preston North End defeat
Joe Garner's goal is enough to give Preston North End the win against Hearts in their pre-season friendly.
Jul 18, 16:57
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Result: Sheffield Wednesday salvage draw at York City
Sheffield Wednesday draw away at York City in their pre-season friendly.
Jul 18, 16:52
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Martin Keown praises "brave" Fabian Delph for joining Manchester City
Martin Keown calls Fabian Delph's decision to join Manchester City "brave", after the midfielder committed his future to Aston Villa under a week ago.
Jul 18, 16:24
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Patrick Roberts arrives for Manchester City medical
Manchester City are close to completing the signing of Fulham's Patrick Roberts.
Jul 18, 16:05
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Result: Derby County edge past Northampton Town
Johnny Russell scores as Derby County beat Northampton Town 1-0 in their pre-season friendly.
Jul 18, 15:48
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
David Moyes eyes Liverpool's Fabio Borini?
Real Sociedad manager David Moyes is reportedly targeting Liverpool's Fabio Borini.
Jul 18, 15:29
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Oscar: 'My future is at Chelsea'
Oscar insists that his future lies at Chelsea despite rumours linking him to Juventus.
Jul 18, 15:12
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Phil Jones: 'Competition for places healthy'
Phil Jones believes that competition for places is "healthy" as Manchester United look to strengthen their squad this summer.
Jul 18, 14:53
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Ed Woodward: 'Transfer process relentless'
Ed Woodward calls the transfer process "relentless" and admits that Manchester United are still looking to strengthen this summer.
Jul 18, 14:34
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Aaron Ramsey: 'Arsenal hungry for title'
Aaron Ramsey is confident that Arsenal can challenge for the Premier League title this coming season.
Jul 18, 14:19
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Chelsea, Tottenham Hotspur 'warned off Wembley move' by Premier League
Premier League chief executive Richard Scudamore rules out the possibility of Chelsea or Tottenham Hotspur temporarily moving to Wembley.
Jul 17, 22:57
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Coca-Cola 'demands FIFA reform'
FIFA sponsor Coca-Cola has called for a third-party commission to oversee the governing body's reform.
Jul 17, 22:42
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Lionel Messi, Neymar left out of Barcelona squad for US tour
Lionel Messi and Neymar are among five players omitted from Barcelona's tour of the US following their Copa America exploits.
Jul 17, 22:22
Runners make their way through Canary Wharf during the Virgin Money London Marathon on April 26, 2015
Result: Justin Gatlin storms to Monaco 100m victory
Justin Gatlin powers to another 100m win in the Diamond League, finishing ahead of Tyson Gay in Monaco.
Jul 17, 22:04
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Emmanuel Frimpong shows middle finger after 'racial abuse from fans'
Emmanuel Frimpong says that he was racially abused in an incident which saw the former Arsenal player sent off for showing his middle finger to supporters.
Jul 17, 21:48
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Result: Nottingham Forest ease to win at Stevenage
Nottingham Forest beat Stevenage 3-0 in their pre-season friendly thanks to goals from Matt Mills and Henri Lansbury.
Jul 17, 21:24
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Result: Bolton Wanderers fall to Morecambe defeat
League Two side Morecambe upset Bolton to win 2-1 in their pre-season friendly.
Jul 17, 21:22
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David Beckham plans for MLS stadium in Miami confirmed
David Beckham and his investment group confirm their plans to build an MLS stadium for their Miami-based franchise.
Jul 17, 21:04
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Kaka tops MLS salary list, Steven Gerrard fourth
Kaka remains the highest-paid MLS player, ahead of Toronto duo Sebastian Giovinco and Michael Bradley, as well as new arrivals Frank Lampard and Steven Gerrard.
Jul 17, 20:48
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Roger Federer yet to decide season schedule
Roger Federer says that he will take a short break before deciding his schedule for the second half of the season.
Jul 17, 20:25
Runners make their way through Canary Wharf during the Virgin Money London Marathon on April 26, 2015
Result: Mo Farah finishes fourth in Monaco 1500m
Mo Farah finishes fourth in the Diamond League 1500m in Monaco, with Asbel Kiprop recording the fifth-fastest time ever to come first.
Jul 17, 20:08
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Stuart Broad: 'England mentally switched off'
Stuart Broad concedes that England "switched off" as they face an uphill battle to save the second Ashes Test against Australia.
Jul 17, 19:51
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Andy Murray willing to play Davis Cup doubles
Andy Murray admits that he is happy to play tomorrow's doubles for Great Britain against France in the Davis Cup quarter-finals.
Jul 17, 19:35
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Chris Froome maintains Tour de France lead after stage 13
Chris Froome remains leader of the Tour de France after finishing sixth in stage 13, which was won by Belgium's Greg van Avermaet.
Jul 17, 19:16
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Great Britain finish third in European Games medals table
Great Britain finish third in the medals table at the European Games, behind Russia and Azerbaijan.
Jun 28, 13:54
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Russia dominate inaugural European Games with 79 gold medals
Russian Federation dominate the first European Games with 79 gold medals.
Jun 28, 13:34
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Result: Russia clinch beach soccer gold in Baku
Russia beat Italy in the beach soccer final to claim the final gold of the European Games.
Jun 28, 13:20
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Result: France's Joris Daudet storms to BMX victory in Baku
France's Joris Daudet wins BMX cycling gold at the European Games in Baku.
Jun 28, 13:04
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Result: Denmark's Simone Christensen takes BMX gold in Baku
Simone Christensen wins gold for Denmark in the women's cycling BMX final at the European Games in Baku.
Jun 28, 12:46
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Result: France win judo men's team gold in Baku
France beat Georgia by a 4-1 scoreline to take gold in the judo men's team event at the European Games.
Jun 28, 12:29
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Danish flag bearer Line Kjaersfeldt 'never doubted badminton gold' in Baku
Denmark's Line Kjaersfeldt was confident of gold despite trailing to Belgium's Lianne Tan in the women's badminton singles final in Baku.
Jun 28, 12:11
A general shot of a Premier League football ahead of the Premier League clash between Everton and West Ham United at Goodison Park on October 30, 2016
Result: Portugal snatch beach soccer bronze from Switzerland after thriller
Portugal beat Switzerland 6-5 in the beach soccer bronze medal match at the European Games.
Jun 28, 11:53
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Result: Germany power to men's volleyball gold after beating Bulgaria in Baku
Germany beat Bulgaria 3-1 to claim gold in the men's volleyball at the European Games.
Jun 28, 11:39
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Result: Denmark win badminton mixed doubles gold at European Games
Denmark's Niclas Nohr and Sara Thygesen win gold in the badminton mixed doubles in Baku.
Jun 28, 11:15
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Result: France claim judo women's team gold in Baku
France beat Germany to claim judo gold in the women's team final at the European Games.
Jun 28, 11:07
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Azerbaijani official 'threatened journalist' who fled to Germany
An Azerbaijani official allegedly threatened a journalist in the build up to the European Games, with the writer fleeing to Germany as a result.
Jun 28, 10:33

Did you know...?
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Olympic medal table header
CountryGold medalSilver MedalBronze MedalT
ChinaChina32211669
United StatesUnited States24282173
JapanJapan1961136
AustraliaAustralia1441634
Olympics flagRussian Olympic Committee13211852
Great BritainGreat Britain13171343
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Wednesday's key events


SKATEBOARDING
· Team GB starlet Sky Brown - aged just 13 - takes part in the women's park event and has a realistic chance of picking up a medal too. Bombette Martin is Britain's other representative, while hosts Japan are among the favourites for gold (1am)

HOCKEY
· Great Britain's women have more history in their sights heading into their semi-final against Netherlands - the team they beat in the 2016 gold medal match (2.30am)

ATHLETICS
· The men's 400m hurdles final on Tuesday will go down as one of the greatest Olympic races of all time, and the women will attempt to emulate that, with new world record holder Sydney McLaughlin of USA and Netherlands' Femke Bol the favourites for gold (3.30am)
· Nick Miller is Britain's representative in the men's hammer throw final (12.15pm)
· The men's 800m final could be a wide-open affair (1.05pm)
· A thrilling men's 200m final is in store as the likes of Andre de Grasse, Noah Lyles and 17-year-old sensation Erriyon Knighton bid to succeed Usain Bolt as Olympic champion (1.55pm)

SAILING
· After a medal-laden day on the water on Tuesday, Great Britain will be looking for more success, starting with Luke Patience and Chris Grube in the men's 470-class medal race (6.33am)
· Team GB also have medal hopes in the women's event, with defending champion Hannah Mills looking to retain her crown alongside new teammate Eilidh McIntyre (7.33am)

BOXING
· Already guaranteed at least a bronze, Great Britain's Frazer Clarke faces Uzbekistan's Bakhodir Jalolov in the men's super heavyweight with a place in the gold medal bout up for grabs (7.03am)
· Ben Whittaker is also guaranteed a medal, but will look to ensure that is either gold or silver as he takes on Cuba's Arlen Lopez in the light heavyweight final (7.35am)

CYCLING
· World records have been tumbling in the velodrome, and another could go in the men's team pursuit final as Italy - new world record holders themselves - face Denmark (10.06am)

EQUESTRIAN
· Three Brits have made into into the final of the men's jumping individual final, including fastest qualifier Ben Maher, who will bid to inherit compatriot Nick Skelton's Olympic crown (11am)

> Today's schedule in full
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