Juan Martin del Potro’s day ended far better than it started after he toppled world No1 Novak Djokovic in the opening round of the Olympic tennis tournament on Sunday night. Buoyed by a rollicking crowd and a reinvigorated forehand, the soft-spoken Argentine prevailed 7-6 (7-4), 7-6 (7-2) in a highly entertaining match of exquisite quality.
So here it is – the long-awaited new series of Pep versus José.
Jeremy Corbyn would fund pay rises for public sector workers partly through a 1% rise in corporation tax and bringing back the 50p top rate of tax, the party has said.
Everton are reportedly interested in Porto defender Bruno Martins Indi.
Bradford City are reportedly interested in signing Josh Cullen from West Ham United in the summer transfer window.
HITC Sport understands Newcastle United striker set for Shrewsbury loan.
The 25-year-old helped the Hoops get their Scottish Premiership campaign off to a good start.
Manchester United overcame Leicester City at the weekend.
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Leeds United are set to spend in the January transfer window, with Garry Monk keen to improve his squad.
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Celtic's Moussa Dembele says he intends to be with the club 'for a long time'.
Hull reportedly keen to sign Rudy Gestede from Aston Villa.
United States international Darlington Nagbe could join Celtic.
Vincent Janssen came on to try and help keep Tottenham's Champions League hopes alive.
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The Spurs midfielder looked poor against Monaco last night.
The bosses of Britain’s largest public companies earned an average of £5.5m last year, and have enjoyed a 10% pay rise while wages in the rest of the economy lag far behind.
The England international has shown he can excel in a deeper role and this season he may do just that.
After weeks of anticipation, Leeds United kicked off their season at Loftus Road away to QPR. And after a 3-0 thumping it was a case of 'same old' as they finished the day bottom of the Championship.