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Raheem Sterling, pictured, has been given a morale-boosting call from Pep Guardiola

Raheem Sterling given morale boost from Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola

Michael O'Neill is relishing a contest against a fellow home nation

Michael O'Neill urges Northern Ireland to play with passion against Wales

Jason Roy celebrates his century at Edgbaston

Jason Roy and Alex Hales give England upper hand in Royal London Series

Denis Betts watched his Widnes side come up short against Warrington

We are the bridesmaids and that needs to change - Widnes coach Denis Betts

The lab to be used at the Rio Olympics has been suspended

Rio's laboratory suspended ahead of the Olympics

Michael O'Neill's Northern Ireland face Wales in a battle of Britain

Michael O'Neill relishing Northern Ireland's all-British tie with Wales

Great Britain's Johanna Konta suffered a heavy fall during her semi-final loss to Karolina Pliskova in Eastbourne

Johanna Konta exits Aegon International after reaching first WTA Tour semi-final

London 2012 gold medallist Dani King described her omission as "unfair"

British Cycling comes out in defence of its selection policy

Great Britain's Marcus Willis has qualified for Wimbledon

Lucky in love Marcus Willis heading to Wimbledon

Eddie Jones is targeting a series whitewash in Australia (AP)

England whitewash would give Eddie Jones the last laugh on Australia

Tyson Fury, pictured, has had to posptone his re-match with Wladimir Klitschko after an ankle injury

Tyson Fury ankle injury forces postponement of re-match with Wladimir Klitschko

Gareth Bale, pictured, became the first player since Ruud van Nistelrooy and Milan Baros at Euro 2004 to score in all three group games

Wales forward Gareth Bale not interested in Golden Boot race

Jason Roy, left, and Alex Hales, right, celebrate after finishing with unbeaten centuries

Eoin Morgan in awe of England's openers after Edgbaston rout

England's Harry Kane, right, has failed to fire at Euro 2016

Harry Kane ready to deliver at the business end of Euro 2016

Danny Cipriani has been found guilty of drink-driving

England rugby player Danny Cipriani guilty of drink-driving

Kevin Penny, left, scored a try for Warrington five minutes before half-time

Kurt Gidley rides to Warrington's rescue again to defeat Widnes

Jason Roy, right, and Alex Hales both hit unbeaten centuries as England trounced Sri Lanka at Edgbaston

Alex Hales and Jason Roy fire as England obliterate Sri Lanka

Andy Murray, pictured, will face fellow Briton Liam Broady in the first round at Wimbledon

Andy Murray faces Liam Broady in his Wimbledon opener

Match of the Day host Gary Lineker was one of a number of high-profile sportspeople to tweet about Britain leaving the European Union.

Gary Lineker says Brexit vote has "let down our children"

Vincent Janssen could be on his way to Tottenham

Tottenham consider improved offer for Dutch striker Vincent Janssen

Jessica Ennis-Hill makes her heptathlon return in Germany this weekend

Jessica Ennis-Hill faces crucial Rio Olympics warm-up in Germany this weekend

Republic of Ireland striker Shane Long is looking to make history against France on Sunday

Shane Long hoping Republic of Ireland can cause another Euro 2016 upset

Republic of Ireland assistant manager Roy Keane (left) has vowed to carry on hugging

I hug people all the time, says Republic of Ireland coach Roy Keane

Anthony Joshua has spoken about the importance of prayer in his pre-fight routine

Anthony Joshua opens up about his faith ahead of Dominic Breazeale fight

Ben Stokes will return as a batsman only, against Yorkshire in the NatWest Blast

Ben Stokes to play as specialist batsman for Durham as he continues recovery

Victor Wanyama has signed a five-year deal at Tottenham

Victor Wanyama swaps Southampton for Tottenham

England captain Wayne Rooney says he is fit and fresh for the last-16 clash against Iceland

England captain Wayne Rooney: We have players capable of doing magical things

Leicester striker Jamie Vardy is currently with England at Euro 2016

Jamie Vardy spurns Arsenal by agreeing four-year deal with Leicester

Aaron Hughes recently won his 100th cap

Aaron Hughes not surprised by success of so-called smaller teams at Euro 2016

Coach Chris Chester is 80 minutes away from a second consecutive Challenge Cup final

Chris Chester heaps praise on Wakefield after Challenge Cup win

Northern Ireland's Graeme McDowell is the latest golfer to announce he will not play at the Olympics.

Graeme McDowell turns down Rio Olympics chance

Nick Compton averaged just 12.75 in the three-Test series against Sri Lanka

Middlesex and England batsman Nick Compton to take indefinite break from cricket

Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill has started preparations for Sunday's Euro 2016 showdown with hosts France

Martin O'Neill says Ireland have forgotten about Thierry Henry's handball

Dylan Hartley wants England to wrap up a series whitewash over Australia

England guard against complacency

John McEnroe is confident of Andy Murray's chances at Wimbledon

Wimbledon is Andy Murray's best chance to beat Novak Djokovic - John McEnroe

Ben Jones-Bishop, left, crossed to help Wakefield reach the last four

Wakefield reach Challenge Cup semi-finals with victory over Huddersfield

Neil Taylor scored a rare goal in Monday

Neil Taylor willing to take penalty plunge for Wales to purge Olympics woe

Victoria Azarenka has been forced to pull out of Wimbledon

Victoria Azarenka withdraws from Wimbledon with knee injury

The IAAF has set Kenyan and Russian athletes a two-week deadline

IAAF sets application deadline for Kenyan and Russian athletes

Kyle Lafferty is confident Northern Ireland can go further than the round-of-16 stage

Kyle Lafferty tips Northern Ireland to go all the way at Euro 2016

Jos Buttler wants England to stay on the attack against Sri Lanka

Jos Buttler wary of another 'Mankad' incident against Sri Lanka

Wes Hoolahan, left, clipped the ball over the top of the Italian rearguard for Robbie Brady to head home the winner

Wes Hoolahan: I probably owe Robbie Brady a few drinks for winner against Italy

England manager Roy Hodgson will prepare his side for a last-16 clash against Iceland in Nice on Monday night

Preparation the key for Roy Hodgson ahead of England's clash with Iceland

David Weir will bid for further success at the Rio Paralympics

David Weir headlines the first group of Paralympians heading to Rio

George Groves will face Martin Murray on Saturday

George Groves knows next fight will prove worth of trainer switch

Rory McIlroy will not be playing at Rio 2016

Rory McIlroy's Zika concerns deal further blow to golf's Olympic return

Iceland are through to the knockout rounds

Elmar Bjarnason turns focus to England after Iceland make history at Euro 2016

Warren Gatland is hoping to lead Wales to a historic victory against New Zealand

Warren Gatland: Wales must cut out errors to beat New Zealand

Republic of Ireland match-winner Robbie Brady has no fear of Euro 2016 hosts France

Robbie Brady: Republic of Ireland have nothing to fear against France

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