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UK Snooker Championship 2017: Ronnie O'Sullivan Recovers To Reach Quarter-Finals

Pic: Getty ImagesFive-time champion Ronnie O'Sullivan was given a big scare as he beat world number 84 Sunny Akani 6-5 in the fourth round of the UK Championship.

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Euro 2020: Wembley To Host Seven Matches After Brussels Loses Right To Host Games

Pic: Getty ImagesWembley will host seven games at Euro 2020 after Brussels lost the right to host matches for the tournament.

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Ballon d'Or 2017: Cristiano Ronaldo Beats Lionel Messi To Win Fifth Award

Pic: Getty Images (Cristiano Ronaldo (pictured) and Lionel Messi have both won the award five times)Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo beat Barcelona's Lionel Messi to win the Ballon d'Or award for the fifth time - and the second year in a row.

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Arsenal 6-0 BATE Borisov: Jack Wilshere Stars In Gunners Rout

Jack Wilshere scored his first club goal in two-and-a-half years as Arsenal rounded off the Europa League group stage with an emphatic 6-0 thrashing of BATE Borisov.

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US Winter Olympics Trip An ‘Open Question'

It is an "open question" whether or not US athletes will participate in the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea amid rising tensions with North, the US ambassador to the UN has said.

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Ashes: Ben Stokes & Alex Hales Unlikely To Play Despite England ODI Call-Up

Ben Stokes and Alex Hales have been named in England's one-day squad for the five-match series against Australia in the new year.

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Derek McInnes Position ‘Untenable' At Aberdeen, Says Fans' Group Chairman

Derek McInnes' position as manager of Aberdeen is becoming "untenable", according to a fans' representative.

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Hockey World League Final 2017: England Lose To Argentina In Quarter-Finals

England lost 3-2 against Olympic champions Argentina in the quarter-finals of the Hockey World League Final in India.

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Worcestershire Cricketer Alex Hepburn In Court On Rape Charge

Worcestershire county cricketer Alex Hepburn has appeared in court accused of raping a woman.

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Arsene Wenger Sets Latest Optimistic Comeback Date For Forgotten Man Santi Cazorla

Arsene Wenger described forgotten Arsenal man Santi Cazorla’s situation as ‘really, really sad’ and revealed that the Spaniard has been forced to ‘start again from zero’ in his recovery.

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