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Lewis Hamilton closes in on record £120m contract as Mercedes unveils new car for 2018-19 F1 season


Lewis Hamilton is weeks away from signing the biggest contract in the history of British sport.

Eve Muirhead holds Team GB's best hope of hitting Winter Olympics 2018 medal target


Will it be another pistol shot or a case of firing blanks? For Eve Muirhead, it has been the former, while Britain's men's curling team suffered a disastrous end to their tie-breaker today, losing at a time when a semi-final spot was…

Who are Ostersunds FK? All you need to know about Arsenal's Europa League opponents and manager Graham Potter


Ostersunds FK, managed by Englishman Graham Potter, have been on a fairytale adventure from lower-league minnows in Sweden to the surprise package of the Europa League.

Team GB curling matches: When are Great Britain women competing at the Winter Olympics 2018?


Team GB's women are through to the curling semi-finals at the Olympic Games in Pyeongchang.

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Dean Smith and Brentford assistants pen contract extensions


Brentford manager Dean Smith, and his two assistants, have extended their contracts at Griffin Park.

EFL confirm summer transfer window will close on August 9


The Football League summer transfer window will close following the opening game of the season, the EFL have announced.


Willian: Jose Mourinho is my friend but Chelsea will try and beat Manchester United


Willian has admitted he remains close friends with Jose Mourinho, but insists his focus will be on helping Chelsea beat Manchester United on Sunday.

Gregor Townsend accuses England of offside breach as mind games begin


Scotland will attempt to put the pressure on referee Nigel Owens by urging him to stop England from busting the offside line at Murrayfield on Saturday.

Willian, David de Gea and Chris Smalling named in Champions League team of the week


Chelsea's Champions League star Willian has made Uefa's fantasy team of the week after his heroics in the draw with Barcelona.


Fulham urged to attack leaders Wolves by boss Slavisa Jokanovic


Fulham head coach Slavisa Jokanovic has vowed his side will take on Wolves when the Championship leaders visit Craven Cottage on Saturday.

Chelsea want Jamaal Lascelles as club looks to bolster defence with summer transfer swoop for Newcastle captain

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West Ham star Marko Arnautovic vows to keep improving after recovering from slow start


Marko Arnautovic is fast becoming a firm favourite at West Ham, but the £25million club record signing is convinced there is even more to come.


Arsenal's Henrikh Mkhitaryan insists he and Mesut Ozil can play well in same team


Henrikh Mkhitaryan has hit back at critics claiming he can't be effective alongside Mesut Ozil in the same Arsenal team.

Dave Ryding looks ahead to the Winter Olympics 2022 where he will be the golden age of 35


Thirty five appears to be the golden age of Olympic slalom skiing, and Dave Ryding has targeted the title in 2022 when he passes that mark.


Jonathan Joseph gets the nod over Ben Te'o as England confirm team for Six Nations clash with Scotland


Jonathan Joseph has been given the opportunity to inflict more pain on Scotland at Murrayfield on Saturday, after scoring a hat-trick against them in the Six Nations last season.


Alexander Krushelnitsky found guilty of doping at Winter Olympics 2018 as Russian is stripped of curling bronze medal


Russian Alexander Krushelnitsky has been stripped of the mixed doubles curling bronze medal he won at the Winter Olympics after being found guilty of doping, the Court of Arbitration for Sport's anti-doping division has announced.


Team GB's men's curling team knocked out as Switzerland progress to the Winter Olympics 2018 semi-finals


Team GB's men's curling team rued missed opportunities after crashing out of the Winter Olympics 2018 with a 9-5 play-off loss to Switzerland.

Dave Ryding achieves career-best, top ten finish for Team GB in the slalom at Winter Olympics 2018


Team GB's Dave Ryding finished ninth in the men's slalom at the Yongpyong Alpine Centre on Thursday.


Arsene Wenger concerned by Mesut Ozil's illness record with Arsenal star out of Europa League tie


Arsene Wenger admits he is worried about Mesut Ozil's track record of illness after the German was ruled out of another match due to sickness.

Wednesday, Feb 21

Dave Ryding at the Winter Olympics 2018: 16 years on and the ambition for glory still burns bright


The fire was first lit 16 years ago and, while there have been moments it has nearly been extinguished, the ambition for Olympic glory still burns bright for Dave Ryding.

Willian says Chelsea's win in Madrid proves they can knockout Barcelona in Champions League second leg

Willian believes Chelsea are good enough to knock Barcelona out of the Champions League at the Camp Nou because they won at Atletico Madrid this season.

IOC tell Dick Pound to 'quit if you're unhappy' after he called committee members 'old farts' in Evening Standard interview


Dick Pound has been told he is free to leave the International Olympic Committee after he called fellow members "old farts".

Eve Muirhead 'pistol shot' fires Team GB into semi-finals of the women's curling at Winter Olympics 2018


Eve Muirhead delivered the stone of these Games to deny Canada the opportunity of maintaining their 100 per cent record of finishing on the podium since curling was introduced to the Winter Olympics 20 years ago.

Tuesday, Feb 20

Tiger Woods and Steve Stricker named as US Ryder Cup vice-captains


United States Ryder Cup captain Jim Furyk believes a "humble" Tiger Woods will again prove his worth off the course after naming the 14-time major winner and Steve Stricker as vice-captains for this year's contest in Paris.

Callum Smith boost as Jurgen Brahmer withdraws from World Boxing Super Series semi-final


Callum Smith's bid to meet George Groves in the World Boxing Super Series Final was given a boost today after Jurgen Brahmer withdrew due to illness.

Elise Christie disqualified from 1,000m after heat is restarted at Winter Olympics

Elise Christie's Olympic curse struck again on Tuesday as she was disqualified from her heat of the 1,000metres short track speed skating.

Rowan Cheshire finishes 7th in ski halfpipe final at Winter Olympics


Rowan Cheshire finished seventh in Tuesday's ski halfpipe final at the Winter Olympics.

Monday, Feb 19

Rowan Cheshire ski times: When is her Winter Olympics 2018 halfpipe final?


Rowan Cheshire qualified for Tuesday's ski halfpipe final at the Winter Olympics on Monday in ninth place.

Dick Pound: Russia have shown if you bully the IOC, they will fold


Dick Pound is still waiting for a meaningful response from International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach.

George Groves: There's no point watching World Boxing Super Series final without me in it


George Groves is confident he will fight in the World Boxing Super Series final despite dislocating his shoulder in his defeat of Chris Eubank Jr.

Gabriella Papadakis in 'nightmare' wardrobe malfunction at Winter Olympics 2018 while dancing with Guillaume Cizeron

Gabriella Papadakis suffered a "nightmare" wardrobe malfunction during her ice dance routine at the Winter Olympics on Monday.

Sunday, Feb 18

George Groves: World Boxing Super Series will be 'my trophy' despite dislocated shoulder


George Groves insists he will fight in the final of the World Boxing Super Series - even if the fight has to be delayed.

Lizzy Yarnold not rushing future after 'dream' Winter Olympics gold medal


Lizzy Yarnold will take time to consider her future after becoming Great Britain's most decorated Winter Olympian.

Winter Olympics: Russian athlete 'suspected of failed doping test'

A Russian athlete competing at the Winter Olympics is suspected of failing a doping test, according to reports in Russia.

George Groves beats Chris Eubank Jr to reach World Boxing Super Series final

George Groves has defended his WBA world super-middleweight title title with victory over Chris Eubank Jr to reach the World Boxing Super Series final.

Saturday, Feb 17

Winter Olympics: Super Saturday for Team GB with three medals


Lizzy Yarnold, Laura Deas and Izzy Atkin ensured Great Britain enjoyed an historic 'Super Saturday' by claiming three medals at the Winter Olympics.

Winter Olympics: Team GB's Elise Christie taken to hospital after speed skating semi-final crash

Elise Christie was taken to hospital after dramatically crashing out of the women's 1500m short track speed skating semi-final on Saturday.

Winter Olympics 2018 medal standings and Team GB results live from Pyeongchang


Great Britain have now equalled their record Winter Olympics medal tally of four - and there are plenty of further opportunities to come.

Izzy Atkin wins Great Britain's first Winter Olympics medal on skis with slopestyle bronze

Izzy Atkin has won Great Britain's first Winter Olympics medal on skis with bronze in the ski slopestyle final at Phoenix Snow Park.