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Matt Parcell’s hat-trick powers Leeds to rout of Warrington

Matt Parcell scored a hat-trick to continue his stunning start to life at Headingley as Leeds moved up to third in Super League with a 40-0 rout of Warrington.

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Leigh upset the odds to beat Hull

Leigh ended their eight-game losing streak in Super League and added to Hull’s woes with a 26-22 win at the KCOM Stadium.

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Greg Eden claims third-successive hat-trick to inspire Castleford comeback win

Greg Eden continued his remarkable scoring record with a third-successive hat-trick as leaders Castleford came from behind to beat bottom side Widnes 32-22 at the Mend-A-Hose Jungle.

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Big win for Salford on emotional night of tributes

Salford kept the pressure on Super League leaders Castleford with a hugely impressive 50-12 victory over Catalans Dragons on an emotionally-charged night at the AJ Bell Stadium.

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Greg Rutherford and Holly Bradshaw star at emotional Manchester Great City Games

Manchester came together after a traumatic week as Great Britain Olympians Greg Rutherford and Holly Bradshaw helped make the Great City Games a triumphant spectacle.

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Griezmann dismisses reports he has agreed to leave Atletico Madrid this summer

Atletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmann has dismissed reports he has already agreed to leave this summer but stopped short of committing his future to the club.

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Wakefield battle back to edge past Huddersfield

Wakefield came from behind to snatch a 28-26 victory over Huddersfield to maintain their push for a top-four spot in the Betfred Super League.

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Eden Hazard eyes Wembley springboard to another Chelsea glory season

Eden Hazard believes Chelsea can lay down the challenge to their rivals for next season by completing a Premier League and FA Cup double on Saturday.

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Spin takes hold as Somerset and Hampshire play out lively day

Jack Leach delivered a strong reminder of his undoubted talent as 12 wickets fell to spin on the first day of the Specsavers’ County Championship game between Somerset and Hampshire.

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Manchester City sign Bernardo Silva from Monaco

Manchester City have announced the signing of Monaco playmaker Bernardo Silva.

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Leicestershire in firm command but Godleman helps Derbyshire’s cause

Skipper Billy Godleman led Derbyshire’s revival but they still have it all to do after Leicestershire passed 600 on the second day of the Specsavers County Championship Division Two match at Derby.

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Sergio Romero sets sights on number-one jersey at Manchester United

Sergio Romero still has his sights set on becoming Manchester United’s number-one goalkeeper after helping the club win the Europa League.

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Cheteshwar Pujara and Michael Lumb put Notts in charge

Centuries from Cheteshwar Pujara and Michael Lumb helped Nottinghamshire into a position of dominance on the opening day of their Specsavers County Championship match against Gloucestershire at Trent Bridge.

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Scott Jamieson recovers from horror start to move into contention at Wentworth

Scott Jamieson recovered from a nightmare start to his second round to claim a share of the halfway lead in the BMW PGA Championship, an event he labelled the “pinnacle” of his season.

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Incredible Kumar Sangakkara in stunning form for Surrey

Kumar Sangakkara gave another batting masterclass as he rattled off a Surrey record fifth consecutive Specsavers County Championship century in the Division One match at Chelmsford.

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Paul Collingwood leads Durham recovery against Glamorgan

Paul Collingwood ensured a 41st birthday to remember with a superb century as Durham made 342 on day one of their Specsavers County Championship clash with Glamorgan.

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Joe Denly fires a hundred for Kent against Sussex

Joe Denly’s first hundred of the Championship season helped Kent recover from a poor first session to reach 316 for eight against Sussex in their Division Two clash.

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Daryl Mitchell digs deep for Worcestershire

Daryl Mitchell’s unbeaten half-century made it Worcestershire’s opening day at a sunny Wantage Road.

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Johanna Konta getting used to becoming the hunted rather than the hunter

Johanna Konta is getting used to becoming the hunted rather than the hunter.

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Andy Murray embraces the struggle ahead of French Open challenge

Andy Murray is ready to enjoy the struggle of trying to get back to his best and has no doubt it will happen.

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