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Majestic Biles extends record to 25 world gymnastics medals

American wins 25th world meet medal, 2 more than 1990s men's star Vitaly Scherbo.

Rivals and admirers hail ‘incredible’ Marquez

Sixth premier class title on Sunday sees Spaniard surpass Australian great Mick Doohan.

Naser clocks third fastest time to win 400m world title

Salwa Eid Naser thanks Shaunae Miller-Uibo for pushing her to be the best.

Chepngetich tames marathon heat as World Championships under way

The high number of dropouts, however, is likely to renew debate about safety for marathon runners and endurance athletes competing in Doha.

Tight-lipped Coleman sets pace at worlds

The 23-year-old American let his sprinting do the talking as he is the only person to dip below 10s in the heat.

Wasteful Leeds denied Championship win by Nottingham Forest

The hosts, who lost in the play-off semi-finals in May, celebrated a deserved opener shortly before the hour mark.

Rooney says he always had an eye on management

Wayne Rooney’s desire to enter management and a conversation with Philip Cocu convinced him to cut short his time in the MLS.

Malaysia’s challenge at Australian Open ends

The men’s singles player, Soong Joo Ven, and professional mixed doubles pair Chan Peng Soon-Goh Liu Ying crash out of the quarterfinals.

Sheffield United promoted after Leeds draw with Villa

Leeds displays great sportsmanship in the game against Aston Villa.

Norwich seal promotion with win over Blackburn

Norwich needed just a point to achieve promotion but got all three against Ipswich.

EFL asks Bolton to play last two games amid player boycott

The league governing body has ordered that Bolton assemble a team to play their remaining league fixtures.

Bolton game called off after players threaten strike

Bolton's players are frustrated that the team have failed to pay salaries for March.

Villa’s stunning escape stops Blades reaching top spot

Billy Sharp's second hat-trick of the season had put the Blades in complete control.

Bielsa owns up to spying as Leeds beat Derby to extend...

Lampard believes Leeds could face a sanction if Bielsa has been spying on the opposition all season.

Leeds go top after stunning fightback at Aston Villa

Roofe's goal crowns a second-half fightback from two goals down by the visitors.

Championship leaders Leeds earn late draw against Brentford

Pontus Jansson scored Leeds's equalising goal against Brentford.

Middlesbrough keep pressure on Leeds in promotion race

Middlesbrough's 2-0 win over Bolton left them just one point behind Championship leaders Leeds.

Bolton escape administration after owner repays loan

Bolton Wanderers now have "one of the lowest debt positions in the Championship", according to club owner Ken Anderson.

Birmingham face punishment after transfer embargo probe

Birmingham violated Financial Fair Play rules by signing Kristian Pedersen and could now receive a 12-point deduction.

Ipswich’s win drought goes on as Norwich frustrate rivals

Ipswich and Norwich drew 1-1 in the East Anglian derby.

Leeds top Championship table as Bolton slip up

Leeds beat Norwich 3-0, while Bolton lost to Sheffield United by the same scoreline.

Kodjia rescues point for Villa, Bolton go joint top of Championship

Jonathan Kodjia's equaliser gave Aston Villa a 2-2 draw against Brentford, while Bolton beat Birmingham 1-0.

Bielsa’s Leeds turn on the style, Middlesbrough surge

Marcelo Bielsa led Leeds to their fourth consecutive victory when they beat Rotherham, while Middlesbrough beat Bristol City 2-0.

Fulham’s Mitrović keen to prove himself in Premier League

After helping Fulham to promotion to the Premier League last season, Aleksandar Mitrović is eager to continue his good form.