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Saints put on alert as new boss considers clear out

07 Dec 2018

SOUTHAMPTON, England Southampton’s floundering footballers have been put on alert by new manager Ralph Hasenhuettl, who has hinted a number of the squad will likely be shown the door in January.

Saints set to fill Hughes' shoes; ex-Leipzig man in frame

03 Dec 2018

LONDON Former RB Leipzig coach Ralph Hasenhuettl emerged as odds-on favourite to fill Mark Hughes' shoes at Southampton after the Premier League strugglers sacked their manager on Monday with the club mired in the relegation zone.

Serena coach makes plea for honest and open on-court coaching

18 Oct 2018

The coach whose attempts to guide Serena Williams mid-match during this year's U.S. Open final led to her explosive row with the umpire and a code violation en route to defeat, has called for on-court coaching to be permitted.

Huge Wimbledon expansion one step closer

11 Oct 2018

LONDON A huge expansion of the Wimbledon tennis championships which would transform the tournament and bring qualifying on-site moved a big step closer on Thursday after a local golf club decided all members would benefit equally from a proposed buyout.

Respect ball kids, Federer tells fellow pros

09 Oct 2018

Tennis players need to respect ball boys and ball girls, Roger Federer said in the wake of a row following Fernando Verdasco's rant over a sweaty towel.

Soccer: Saints' Hughes has choice, but firm decision needed for Chelsea

05 Oct 2018

SOUTHAMPTON, England Southampton manager Mark Hughes spent Friday talking about the number of strings to his bow, but with Chelsea visiting this weekend and his side struggling in 16th spot he might consider solidity and steel on the pitch as well as variety.

Soccer-Saints' Hughes has choice, but firm decision needed for Chelsea

05 Oct 2018

SOUTHAMPTON, England, Oct 5 Southampton manager Mark Hughes spent Friday talking about the number of strings to his bow, but with Chelsea visiting this weekend and his side struggling in 16th spot he might consider solidity and steel on the pitch as well as variety.

Consider commissioner to heal rifts, Wimbledon chief says

27 Sep 2018

LONDON World tennis should consider appointing a global commissioner to bring rival governing factions together for the good of the sport, the chairman of Wimbledon says.

Future seems bright after great final at 'greatest' World Cup

16 Jul 2018

MOSCOW "The greatest World Cup ever" got the final it deserved when a young, exciting France team swept aside Croatia with a pulsating 4-2 victory and performances that suggested a changing of the guard at the top of the sport.

Future seems bright after great final at 'greatest' World Cup

16 Jul 2018

MOSCOW "The greatest World Cup ever" got the final it deserved when a young, exciting France team swept aside Croatia with a pulsating 4-2 victory and performances that suggested a changing of the guard at the top of the sport.

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