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Moeen’s cricket does the talking as Worcestershire win T20 Blast

The Worcestershire captain scored 41 and took two for 16 with his off-spinners, including the wicket of England team-mate Jos Buttler.

Americans Bryan and Sock win US Open doubles title

Bryan and Sock won all of their service games and converted four of their 10 break point opportunities to secure the win.

Lucky loser Danilovic claims maiden title in Moscow

World number 187 Danilovic is also the youngest title winner at tour level since Ana Konjuh's triumph at Nottingham in 2015.

Wang lifts first WTA title in Nanchang after Zheng retirement

The 26-year-old Wang roared through eight of the last 10 points to close out the set in splendid fashion.

Fabinho backs Liverpool to challenge Man City for title

Liverpool's 84 league goals were bettered only by City last season but defensive inconsistency cost them dear as they finished fourth in the league and were beaten by Real Madrid in the Champions League final.

Cilic battles past Djokovic to claim Queen’s title

The 31-year-old Serb took his chances with a couple of crisp forehands in the 12th game to break the Cilic serve and claim the first set after an hour long battle.

Galatasaray win 21st Turkish title after tense night

Galatasaray won their 21st title after a tense night having not won the title since 2015.

Griezmann fires Atletico Madrid to Europa League title

Antoine Griezmann scored twice in their 3-0 win over Marseille in the Europa League final in Lyon, helping his club to a win in the finals, lifting the trophy for the third time in nine seasons.

Juventus wrap up seventh straight Serie A title

Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri hailed his side's winning mentality as they sealed a seventh straight Serie A title on Sunday after a goalless draw against ten-man Roma at the Stadio Olimpico.

Napoli draw all but hands title to Juventus

Juventus are practically assured of winning a seventh successive Serie A title after second-placed Napoli were held 2-2 by Torino on Sunday.

Messi hat-trick seals Barca’s 25th title in style

Barcelona claimed their 25th La Liga title on Sunday as a Lionel Messi hat-trick secured a thrilling 4-2 victory at Deportivo La Coruna that wrapped up the league with four matches to spare.

Juventus late fightback downs Inter for crucial title edge

Juventus battled past ten-man Inter Milan with two late goals giving the champions a 3-2 win in the San Siro on Saturday to reopen a four-point lead at the top of the Serie A table.

Napoli hopes hanging as Serie A reaches boiling point

Napoli believes they can throw open the championship again by garnering maximum points against Udinese and Juventus as they target a third title after 1987 and 1990.

Man City eye record books after clinching title

Manchester City had been crowned kings of English football on Sunday as their arch-rivals Manchester United slumped to a shock 1-0 defeat against struggling West Bromwich Albion.

‘Emotional’ Nehwal grabs badminton gold in all-India thriller

In a tense final, the Delhi 2010 champion staged a second-game comeback against Sindhu, the Olympic silver-medallist, to grasp a thrilling victory 21-18, 23-21.

Britain’s bogey-free Poulter surges to PGA Heritage lead

Poulter had fired his second consecutive bogey-free round to stand on 13-under par 200 after 54 holes at Harbor Town in Hilton Head, South Carolina.

Man City on brink of title after sinking Spurs

Pep Guardiola's side has extended their lead over second placed Manchester United to 16 points thanks to goals from Gabriel Jesus, Ilkay Gundogan and Raheem Sterling at Wembley.

Trainer Roach ‘hurt’ by Pacquiao snub after split

Roach says he wished Pacquiao well for the future but admitted he had been "hurt" after learning of the Filipino's decision to axe him indirectly.

13 points clear but Guardiola fears City title collapse

Guardiola is concerned about the psychological effect that three defeats in a week might have on his players as they look to secure the trophy.

Karlovic beats Kyrgios for ATP semis age milestone

Karlovic rallies Kyrgios 3-6, 6-2, 6-3 in 92 minutes, advancing to a Saturday matchup against US eighth seed Tennys Sandgren.

‘End of the world?’ No, but Mourinho wants to delay Man...

Saturday's eagerly awaited meeting at City’s Etihad Stadium offers Pep Guardiola the chance to make mathematically certain of the Premier League crown with a victory.

Man City bearing down on title as Premier League returns

The Premier League roars back into action this weekend for the season's home straight after a two-week hiatus for the final international break of the campaign.

Osmond snatches world gold as Olympic champion Zagitova crashes

Osmond pulls out a flawless free skate to 'Black Swan' to surge from fourth after the short programme to her first world title with a total score of 223.23 points.

Unseeded Osaka tops Kasatkina to win first WTA title

The Japanese dynamo has improved to 13-4 on the season two days after her biggest previous win, a dominating semi-final triumph over world number one Simona Halep.