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Roger Federer wins tough Hopman Cup match against Karen Khachanov from Russian Federation

Roger Federer wins tough Hopman Cup match against Karen Khachanov from Russian Federation

The win came before a record crowd of 13,943 at Perth Arena, an attendance which eclipsed one of Federer's matches past year in the Western Australia state capital. "Thursday night is a sellout", Kilderry said. Sock injured his hip during a fall in the first set and was unable to continue in the second, handing the Japanese player the win.


Manchester City v Watford

Manchester City v Watford

The Brazilian striker twisted his left knee in the 0-0 draw with Crystal Palace on Sunday and left the pitch in tears. The image of Kevin De Bruyne being felled by a cynical, merciless flying scissor kick from Jason Puncheon should be seared on to the authorities' conscience.


EPL2018: Manchester United return to second place with victory over Everton

EPL2018: Manchester United return to second place with victory over Everton

Thierry Henry was full of praise for Paul Pogba after watching his fellow Frenchman embrace the Manchester United captaincy in a dominant performance at Everton. It is one thing to be a young talent and another to be a very good player. "Some players are not capable of that jump". 'When you go back on your right foot - I used to go on the left myself - you can ping a ball on the other side, you can play that reverse pass, you can play a cute one-two, you can dribble past people.


Schalke's Leon Goretzka hasn't agreed Bayern Munich move

Schalke's Leon Goretzka hasn't agreed Bayern Munich move

But that story has taken a major hit on Monday as Goretzka's agent has rubbish the Bild report. However, it was reported in several quarters on Sunday that the 22-year-old has made a decision to stay in Germany and will sign a pre-contractual agreement with Bayern Munich in the new year.


Phil Taylor shocked by Rob Cross in PDC World Championship final

Phil Taylor shocked by Rob Cross in PDC World Championship final

Taylor, 57 and universally seen as the greatest darts player in history, was looking to bow out with a 17th-world title, having reached his 21st world final overall, but even he could not cope with Cross' impressive scoring and finishing. "I feel great but it's Phil's a year ago and it's about him departing", said the newly crowned champion. "I tried my best and I'm so pleased that's it for me because I just haven't got the energy to beat him any more".


Arsenal will sign 'top' replacements if Alexis Sanchez, Mesut Ozil go - Wenger

Arsenal will sign 'top' replacements if Alexis Sanchez, Mesut Ozil go - Wenger

Mike Dean adjudged that Calum Chambers handled a cross from Kieran Gibbs, who was barely a yard away, with three minutes left. While Arsenal were far from their best in the game, Wenger blasted the refereeing standards in England after the game and said the Premier League's scheduling was "completely unfair".