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Mark Selby rode his luck at the Masters

Selby takes advantage of Williams misfortune to keep Masters hopes alive

Great Britain's James Ellington, pictured, was training with Nigel Levine in Tenerife

James Ellington 'blessed to be alive' after road accident

Andy Murray, pictured, had an ankle injury scare on his way to victory over Russia's Andrey Rublev (AP)

Andy Murray remains optimistic about ankle injury after seeing off Andrey Rublev

Dan Evans produced a memorable performance (AP)

Dan Evans dressed himself for shock success at Australian Open

Patrick Bamford has returned to Middlesbrough

Patrick Bamford completes move to Middlesbrough

Memphis Depay's Manchester United career appears to be over

Manchester United's Memphis Depay lands in Lyon to discuss move

Jonjo Shelvey impressed on his return to action

Rafael Benitez happy to hand Jonjo Shelvey the Newcastle captaincy

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp was delighted with his young players in their 1-0 FA Cup victory at Plymouth

Jurgen Klopp happy with Liverpool's youngsters after Plymouth win

Claude Puel admitted there was interest in want-away defender Jose Fonte

Claude Puel admits Southampton have received enquiries for captain Jose Fonte

Rachael Heyhoe-Flint has died at the age of 77

Tributes pour in for former England women's cricket captain Rachael Heyhoe-Flint

Matt Ritchie, left, celebrates scoring Newcastle's opener from the penalty spot with Jonjo Shelvey

Jonjo Shelvey helps steer Newcastle past Birmingham in FA Cup replay

Shane Long scored for Southampton against Norwich

Shane Long's late goal sees Southampton through to FA Cup fourth round

A rare Lucas Leiva, centre, goal secured Liverpool a hard-fought win

Rare Lucas Leiva goal helps Liverpool beat battling Plymouth

England's Jos Buttler, right, praised captain Eoin Morgan, left, ahead of the next meeting with India

England wicket-keeper Jos Buttler hails 'revolutionary' captain Eoin Morgan

England hooker Daryl Clark has signed a new four-year contract with Warrington

Hooker Daryl Clark signs a new and improved deal with Warrington

The number of clubs impacted by the historic child sex abuse scandal has risen to 248

Latest figures show 248 clubs impacted by historic child sex abuse scandal

Joel Matip has been left out of Liverpool's squad for the FA Cup replay at Plymouth as the row over his eligibility continues.

Liverpool leave Joel Matip out of squad for FA Cup replay against Plymouth

Formula One could be under new ownership in time for the new season

FIA approves Liberty Media takeover of Formula One

AB de Villiers has ruled himself out of South Africa's summer Test series against England

AB De Villiers rules himself out of summer Test series against England

Sutton manager Paul Doswell is set for a windfall following the club's win over AFC Wimbledon

Sutton chairman thrilled to add to club's FA Cup history

Thomas Bjorn will look to win back the Ryder Cup for Europe in 2018

Europe had to 'move with the times' - Ryder Cup captain Thomas Bjorn

Christian Benteke, centre, scored two goals to ensure Crystal Palace's progress to the fourth round of the FA Cup

Christian Benteke laughs off speculation over Crystal Palace future

Warren Gatland has added three new people to his backroom staff

Warren Gatland adds three to Lions backroom staff

Manchester United's Luke Shaw has endured a stop-start campaign

Luke Shaw 'set for more game time with Manchester United'

Roger Federer is searching for his 18h grand slam title (AP)

Roger Federer disappointed despite sailing past Noah Rubin in Australian Open

Ben Ryan has been handed a consultancy role with Wales

Ben Ryan handed Wales role

Jack Rodwell has damaged the medial ligament in his knee

Rodwell absence adds to Sunderland problems

Defending champion Angelique Kerber advanced to the third round with victory on her 29th birthday (AP)

Angelique Kerber avoids birthday blues by beating stubborn Carina Witthoeft

Concussion is the most common Premiership rugby injury, a report has claimed

Concussion accounts for 25 per cent of Premiership Rugby match injuries - report

Danny Cowley was full of praise for his Lincoln side

Danny Cowley delighted after non-league Lincoln dump Ipswich out of the FA Cup

Bradford's new owners have been unveiled

Bradford's new owners seek coach after letting Rohan Smith go

Striker Diego Costa now appears less likely to leave Chelsea for China this winter

Diego Costa returns to training with Chelsea first team

Six-time Paralympic champion David Weir has expressed frustration with British Athletics

Confusion surrounds David Weir after he airs grievances on Twitter

Yaya Toure is resisting the lure of the Chinese Super League

Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure rejects offers to move to China

Australian Moya Dodd has called for more diversity in football

Top female official says more diversity in football may have prevented sex abuse

Sale's Tom Arscott has been suspended by the club

Steve Diamond: Players came to me about alleged leak of information

David Goodwillie will not feature against Liverpool

Judge rules footballer David Goodwillie and ex-teammate raped woman

Nathan Arnold scored a dramatic stoppage-time win as non-league Lincoln beat Ipswich

Late goal leaves Lincoln in FA Cup dreamland

Marco Fu made three centuries on his way to beating Judd Trump

Marco Fu wins final-frame decider against Judd Trump to seal Masters progression

An Olympic gold medal from the Rio Games

Eight sports start funding appeals as criticism grows of UK Sport approach

Manchester City's Bacary Sagna has been sanctioned by the Football Association

Manchester City could appeal against severity of Sagna fine

Manchester United's Paul Pogba is booked for diving by referee Jon Moss

FA may follow Scotland's lead with retrospective bans for diving

Alun Wyn Jones will captain Wales in this season's RBS 6 Nations Championshiop

Howley hopes Warburton can 'get his mojo back' as Jones takes Wales captaincy

Rafael Nadal eased into the second round of the Australian Open (AP)

Rafael Nadal eases past Florian Mayer at Australian Open

Heather Watson had a good win at the Australian Open

Heather Watson sinks Australian home hope Stosur and reveals toll of tour life

Tottenham defender Jan Vertonghen (right) faces two months out with an ankle injury, according to reports

Tottenham defender Jan Vertonghen wearing protective boot after ankle injury

Andy Murray, pictured, continued to berate his performance against Illya Marchenko - which John McEnroe feels will be underscrutiny as world number one (AP)

John McEnroe says Andy Murray's world number one status brings added scrutiny

Wasps' James Haskell was forced off against Leicester with a head injury

Wasps back James Haskell for Six Nations after recovery from injury

Antonio Valencia's deal has been extended by Manchester United

Manchester United move to keep Antonio Valencia at Old Trafford

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