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Tottenham lose their heads and title chances

LONDON Tottenham Hotspur lost their cool and their Premier League title hopes as they let slip a two-goal lead at Chelsea to draw a stormy London derby 2-2 on Monday.


Amazing Leicester celebrate fairytale title success 12:50am BST

LONDON Leicester City's Premier League title dream became reality on Monday as their only remaining challengers Tottenham Hotspur drew 2-2 at Chelsea to complete one of the greatest ever sporting achievements.


Leicester triumph is why we love football, says Messi 12:50am BST

LONDON Lionel Messi spoke for the great and the good of world soccer, not to mention millions of grassroots fans, when he acclaimed Leicester City’s extraordinary Premier League triumph by tweeting: “The reason why we all love football. Congratulations"


Is Leicester's 5,000-1 upset the greatest sporting shock? 02 May 2016

LONDON At the start of the English football season last August, bookmakers in Britain were offering odds of 5,000-1 against Leicester City winning the Premier League.


Vardy's rags to riches rise a victory for the dreamers 02 May 2016

LONDON In years to come when people recall how Leicester's City intrepid Foxes turned sporting logic on its head to become champions of England it will be Jamie's Vardy's rags to riches tale that may sound the most implausible.


Ruthless Selby grinds down Ding to win world title 02 May 2016

England's Mark Selby held his nerve in a ruthless display to beat China's Ding Junhui 18-14 on Monday and win the world snooker championship for the second time.


Ranieri turns back the clock to make Leicester champions 02 May 2016

LONDON Harking back to a previous era and ripping up a text book full of received wisdom, Leicester City's remarkable title triumph has been founded on a footballing philosophy that many had consigned to the dustbin.


Big Gibraltar win in fight for FIFA membership 02 May 2016

Gibraltar won a major battle in its fight for FIFA membership when football's governing body was ordered by sport's highest tribunal on Monday to reconsider the British territory's application that was rejected 20 months ago.

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