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Turkey declares day of mourning after bombing kills 29 and wounds 166

The Guardian / AU 910 sources

Police targeted in explosions outside football stadium a few hours after match between two of Turkey’s top teams

Anthony Joshua v Wladimir Klitschko set to match UK attendance record

BBC / Sport 26 sources

Anthony Joshua against Wladimir Klitschko at Wembley in April could match the all-time British boxing attendance record.

India vs England, fourth Test day four live: Root falls after defiant 77 and spinners torment left-handers

Telegraph / Sport 110 sources

Now Jayant is called for a no-ball and Stokes ends the over by rocking back to whip a long hop through midwicket for four to bring up the 150. Spinners bowling no-balls, eh? I can hear Raymond Illingworth clucking from here. England trail…

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Chelsea v West Brom, Premier League LIVE score

Antonio Conte’s men are aiming for a ninth consecutive Premier League win, a feat the Blues last achieved in 2007, but will face a stern test up against the in form Baggies on Sunday.

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India v England, fourth Test: day four – live!

All the latest from the fourth Test in Mumbai; Vic Marks’ report from day three at the Wankhede Stadium; You can email Vish here or tweet @Vitu_E

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Arsenal react to Man United's Mesut Ozil interest: Arsene Wenger keen on Old Trafford ace

Daily Star / Sport 28 sources

ARSENAL are reportedly in no mood to sit back and let Manchester United nab Mesut Ozil.

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Seattle Sounders hold nerve in shootout to clinch first ever MLS Cup

The first MLS Cup final to be goalless after 120 minutes was finally settled by a sudden-death Roman Torres penalty, as Seattle won their first ever MLS Cup on a freezing night at BMO Field.

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Heisman Trophy Ceremony 2016: Live Results, Winner Reaction and More

Bleacher Report 85 sources

Lamar Jackson headlines the field of finalists for the 2016 Heisman Trophy, which will be awarded Saturday night.

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Dillian Whyte beats Dereck Chisora on a split decision after a hard-hitting all-British contest

JEFF POWELL AT THE MANCHESTER ARENA: A week of brawling obscenity ended in epic redemption for the two baddest heavyweights fighting: Dillian Whye and Dereck Chisora.

Anthony Joshua defends his heavyweight crown by stopping Eric Molina in third round as Wladimir Klitschko bout is confirmed

Mirror Online 103 sources

The 2012 Olympic champion made his second successful defence by outclassing the American

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Kal Yafai beats Luis Concepcion to claim world super-flyweight title

KAL YAFAI became Britain’s 13th world champion with an almost punch-perfect display to claim the WBA super-flyweight crown.

Russia corrupted 2012 Games on ‘unprecedented scale’

The Times / News 37 sources

Revelations of Russia’s “unprecedented corruption” at the London 2012 Olympics may lead to the country being banned from sending a team to next year’s athletics World Championships in the capital. The final report from doping investigator …

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Antonio Conte: 'Diego Costa is a warrior'

Sports Mole 5 sources

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte talks up the importance of having "warriors" like Diego Costa in his side.

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Arsenal 3 Stoke City 1 - live: Gunners come from behind to go top of the table

Telegraph / Sport 19 sources

The fans have even started leaving. A loose pass is picked up by Ozil, who looks lazy as he walks slowly forward, but then he pings an absolutely superb pass to the edge of the box from 40 yards which Walcott controls and tries to get at…

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Leicester 4 - Manchester City 2: Jamie Vardy hat-trick stuns Pep Guardiola's title-chasers

JAMIE Vardy wrote another chapter in his fantastic fairytale story with a glorious hat-trick.

Munster back to instinctive best in Leicester shutout

Bonus point victory keeps up impressive run from Rassie Erasmus’s side

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WATCH: Cardiff star Sol Bamba tries to fight OWN boss Neil Warnock after bizarre red card

Daily Star 12 sources

CARDIFF City defender Sol Bamba went into a furious rage after getting sent off today – and even clashed with his manager Neil Warnock.

Luis Ortiz beats Dave Allen to maintain unbeaten record on Joshua-Molina undercard

LUIS ORTIZ stopped Dave Allen in the seventh round to stay on target for a world title fight on the undercard of Anthony Joshua v Eric Molina.

Saturday, Dec 10

Virat Kohli hits century for India as England unravel in third Test

The tour is unravelling fast for England. In a match they have to win to have a chance of squaring the series, Alastair Cook’s weary travellers were still fielding at the end of the third day. Already India have a lead of 51; they have…

Premier League LIVE as it happened: Arsenal go top, Swansea and Burnley win, Hull draw

EXPRESS SPORT brings you coverage of the Premier League's 3pm kick-offs.

Friday, Dec 9

Tokyo 2020: Four Olympic sports and one Paralympic sport lose funding

BBC 14 sources

Four Olympic sports and one Paralympic sport will receive no funding from UK Sport for the 2020 Games in Tokyo.

Police confirm 83 potential suspects identified in football sexual abuse scandal

The Guardian 63 sources

The National Police Chiefs’ Council has said 83 potential suspects have been identified in connection with allegations of historical child sexual abuse in football.

Europa League as it happened: Saints CRASH OUT due to late goal, United make last-32

MANCHESTER UNITED secured their spot in the last-32 of the Europa League, while Southampton suffered heart-break at St Mary's - relive all the action with Express Sport.

More than 1,000 Russian athletes benefited from the biggest doping scandal in history - McLaren report

Telegraph 296 sources

More than 1,000 Russian athletes benefited from the biggest doping scandal in history, according to the second part of Richard McLaren’s damning report into state-sponsored cheating at recent Olympics and other major events. The full scale…

Thursday, Dec 8

Arsene Wenger insists he won't sell Alexis Sanchez or Mesut Ozil despite stalling talks

ARSENE WENGER insists Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil will stay at Arsenal for at least the next 18 months.

Tottenham news: Spurs confirm spot in Europa League after beating CSKA Moscow

MATT BARLOW AT WEMBLEY: Mauricio Pochettino's side overcame Leonid Slutsky's Russian outfit 3-1 on Wednesday night to finish Champions League Group E with a victory.

England’s Keaton Jennings stuns India with century on his Test debut

Alastair Cook has spent four years waiting for a decent opening partner and then all of a sudden two of them come along in the space of three weeks. Keaton Jennings is the latest, welcome arrival. Under a cloudless sky he became the first…

Europa League LIVE: All the build-up as Man Utd and Southampton try to avoid early exits

MANCHESTER UNITED and Southampton play their final Europa League group games tonight - follow all the action with Express Sport.

Wednesday, Dec 7

Dereck Chisora throws a table at Dillian Whyte in outrageous pre-fight press conference

DERECK CHISORA lost his cool and threw a table at Dillian Whyte during the press conference ahead of their heavyweight bout on Saturday in Manchester.

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger: What winning our Champions League group means

ARSENE WENGER last night celebrated not feeling “guilty” for once as Arsenal secured top spot in Group A.

Warren Gatland picks British and Irish Lions 2017 coaching team capable of 'hitting ground running'

Telegraph / Sport 61 sources

Warren Gatland says he has picked a coaching team that is capable of “hitting the ground running” for the tour of New Zealand next summer after retaining Andy Farrell and Rob Howley from the victorious series against Australia in 2013.…

Tottenham 3-1 CSKA Moscow, Porto 5-0 Leicester: Live Champions League scores and updates

Daily Star / Sport 74 sources

LEICESTER and Tottenham play their final Champions League group stage fixtures this evening. Follow all the action LIVE with Starsport.

Tuesday, Dec 6

Champions League LIVE: All the reaction after Arsenal top Group A and City and Celtic draw

THE Champions League is back - follow all the action to the final group stage games.

Middlesbrough 1-0 Hull: See how Gaston Ramirez secured crucial win over relegation rivals

Daily Star / Sport 39 sources

GASTON RAMIREZ headed his second goal of the season as Middlesbrough beat relegation rivals Hull at the Riverside Stadium. See how the match unfolded with Starsport.

Matt Le Tissier claims he received 'very wrong naked massage on bed' from Southampton youth coach

Mirror Online 26 sources

The ex-England international said 'everyone was kind of naked and getting on this bed... it was very uncomfortable' after being quizzed on controversial coach

FA Cup third-round draw: Man Utd host Reading, Man City travel to West Ham

Goal.com 62 sources

Elsewhere, Arsenal travel to Preston, Liverpool host Newport County or Plymouth and Chelsea face either Peterborough United or Notts County