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Cairney the hero as Fulham strike it rich with Premier League...

Cairney struck with a cool finish in the first half at Wembley to earn Fulham a top-flight place worth an estimated £160 million ($213 million) windfall.

Virtual championship, real ambition as NBA launches eSport league

A virtual championship with real ambitions gets under way on Tuesday as the National Basketball Association tips off its bid to gain a foothold in the burgeoning arena of eSports with the launch of its NBA 2K League.

Sunderland relegated to third tier for first time in 30 years

Sunderland were relegated to England's third tier for the first time in 30 years on Saturday as the Championship's bottom club lost 2-1 to fellow strugglers Burton.

Johnson outlasts Sandgren to repeat as US Clay champion

Sixth seed Johnson has won his third career ATP title, taking two in a row on Houston clay after his first victory came in 2016 at Nottingham.

Patrick Reed wins 82nd Masters golf championship

Reed had grabbed four birdies and three bogeys on the way to a 15-under par total of 273 at Augusta National Golf Club.

F1 champ Hamilton not close to ‘final chapter’

Hamilton is reportedly ready to sign a new contract with Mercedes, which could earn him up to £40 million per year and solidify his position as British sport's highest earner.

Ferrari look to Vettel to end decade-long wait

2018 marks a decade since the Italians last won a championship, their 16th constructors' crown in 2008, and the pressure -- always intense even at the best of times -- has been ratcheting up.

Korda moves top in Singapore, eyes rare sibling double

Should Korda hold on to her advantage tomorrow, she will follow up older sibling Jessica's victory last week, making them first sisters to win back-to-back LPGA tournaments since Annika and Charlotta Sorenstam in 2000.

Japan midfielder Ideguchi to join Leeds United

Before Yosuke Ideguchi joins Leeds, he will first spend half a season playing for La Liga 2 club Cultural Leonesa

Chinese investor buys Aston Villa for reported RM360 million

US owner forced to bring price down after club relegated from top tier for first time since the 80s.