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‘He’s like a changed boy’: Tyson Fury chat leaves youngster delighted

The father of a young child with autism said he was “like a changed boy” after former world boxing champion Tyson Fury sat and chatted with him for 20 minutes and posed for selfies.

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Jimmy Armfield's death was announced on Monday

Football mourns ex-England captain Jimmy Armfield

World Cup winner and Blackpool great Jimmy Armfield’s death at the age of 82 is being mourned across the football world.

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Angelique Kerber celebrates winning the second set against Hsieh Su-wei

Title favourite Angelique Kerber overcomes tough test to defeat Hsieh Su-wei

Angelique Kerber was bamboozled but not beaten by Hsieh Su-wei as the Australian Open title favourite battled her way into the quarter-finals.

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Kyle Edmund faces Grigor Dimitrov in the Australian Open quarter-final

In graphics: Kyle Edmund v Grigor Dimitrov tale of the tape

Kyle Edmund faces Grigor Dimitrov in the last eight of the Australian Open. Here Press Association Sport looks at their tale of the tape.

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Chung Hyeon kneels on the court as he celebrates after defeating Novak Djokovic

Chung Hyeon gives Novak Djokovic the elbow in Melbourne

Chung Hyeon produced the performance of the day at the Australian Open on Monday to knock out six-time champion Novak Djokovic, who struggled with pain in his troublesome right elbow.

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Henry Slade has been forced out of England's training camp with a shoulder injury

Henry Slade could miss start of Six Nations with shoulder injury

Henry Slade could miss the start of the NatWest 6 Nations after missing England’s Portugal training camp due to a shoulder injury.

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7 great Manchester United number sevens

Chile international Alexis Sanchez has completed his move from Arsenal to Manchester United and will take the number seven shirt.

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Harry Kane scored seven times for England in 2017 (Adam Davy/PA Images)

Harry Kane named England player of the year for 2017

Tottenham striker Harry Kane has been voted the 2017 Vauxhall England men’s player of the year after scoring seven times in six appearances for his country.

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Manchester City v Bristol City ? Carabao Cup ? Semi Final ? First Leg ? Etihad Stadium

Lee Johnson wants his Bristol City players to become heroes

Bristol City boss Lee Johnson admits victory over Manchester City would be one of the biggest results in the club’s history.

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Barcelona midfielder Rafinha has joined Inter Milan on loan with a view to a permanent deal

In Rafinha Inter have signed a Barcelona reserve, says Cambiasso

Inter Milan have announced the loan signing of Barcelona midfielder Rafinha until the end of the season, with a view to a permanent move.

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Dwayne Bravo was the unlucky man to be dismissed

Is this the greatest catch ever seen on a cricket field?

Adelaide Strikers team-mates Ben Laughlin and Jake Weatherald are the talk of the cricketing world after their remarkable teamwork helped dismiss Dwayne Bravo in the Big Bash League.

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Alexis Sanchez's move from Arsenal to Manchester United is close to completion

Alexis Sanchez’s move to Manchester United to be confirmed imminently

Alexis Sanchez is close to completing his move from Manchester United to Arsenal, Press Association Sport understands.

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Northern Ireland manager Michael O?Neill has rebuffed an approach from Scotland

SFA insists new boss will have plenty of time to prepare for competitive debut

The Scottish Football Association insists it aims to give a new manager “ample time” to prepare for his competitive debut after being rebuffed by preferred candidate Michael O’Neill.

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Joe Root withdraws from England Twenty20 squad

Joe Root withdraws from England Twenty20 squad

Joe Root has withdrawn from England’s forthcoming Twenty20 series against Australia and New Zealand, but admits to feeling conflicted about the decision.

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Alexis Sanchez

5 things you may not know about Alexis Sanchez

Alexis Sanchez has completed his long-awaited move to Manchester United from Arsenal.

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Kevin De Bruyne will remain at Manchester City until 2023 (Anthony Devlin/EMPICS)

Kevin De Bruyne commits to Manchester City with new five-year deal

Manchester City midfielder Kevin De Bruyne has signed a new five-year deal at the Etihad Stadium, the Premier League leaders have announced.

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Jimmy Armfield has died

Eddie Gray: Jimmy Armfield should have been a European Cup winner

Leeds great Eddie Gray has paid tribute to Jimmy Armfield and claimed the club’s former manager deserved to win the European Cup.

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Alexis Sanchez wore the number seven shirt for Arsenal (John Walton/EMPICS Sport)

Alexis Sanchez in numbers

Alexis Sanchez has completed his move from Arsenal to Manchester United.

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Michael O'Neill has opted against taking the Scotland job

Northern Ireland boss Michael O’Neill turns down opportunity to manage Scotland

Michael O’Neill is set to continue as manager of Northern Ireland after turning down the Scotland job, Press Association Sport understands.

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Gus Poyet wanted assurances over Malcom before talking terms with Bordeaux

Malcom staying put was key to Gus Poyet becoming Bordeaux boss

Bordeaux and their new manager Gus Poyet have ruled out winger Malcom leaving the club in January.

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