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Sunderland’s season in numbers

Sunderland’s season in numbers

England call up for Warrington stand-off Kevin Brown

England call up for Warrington stand-off Kevin Brown

How Twitter reacted to Anthony Joshua’s thrilling win against Wladimir Klitschko

How Twitter reacted to Anthony Joshua’s thrilling win against Wladimir Klitschko

Jonas Blixt and Cameron Smith extend lead at Zurich Classic

Jonas Blixt and Cameron Smith extend lead at Zurich Classic

Wladimir Klitschko in no rush to decide future after Wembley loss

Wladimir Klitschko in no rush to decide future after Wembley loss

Fury tells Joshua ‘challenge accepted’ as he seeks showdown with world champion

Fury tells Joshua ‘challenge accepted’ as he seeks showdown with world champion

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Anthony Joshua beats Wladimir Klitschko at Wembley

Anthony Joshua beats Wladimir Klitschko at Wembley

Burnley see off Crystal Palace for first away win of season

Burnley see off Crystal Palace for first away win of season

Kristina Mladenovic ends Maria Sharapova’s hopes of claiming Stuttgart title

Kristina Mladenovic ends Maria Sharapova’s hopes of claiming Stuttgart title

Castleford thrash Wigan to return to top of Super League standings

Castleford thrash Wigan to return to top of Super League standings

Sunderland owner Ellis Short admits ‘mistakes have been made’ during his tenure

Sunderland owner Ellis Short admits ‘mistakes have been made’ during his tenure

Mark Selby into Betfred World Championship final after battling past Ding Junhui

Mark Selby into Betfred World Championship final after battling past Ding Junhui

Leyton Orient against Colchester finishes behind closed doors after fan protest

Leyton Orient against Colchester finishes behind closed doors after fan protest

Leicester beat Sale to close in on play-off place

Leicester beat Sale to close in on play-off place

Simon Yates outshines Froome to claim overall lead in Switzerland

Simon Yates outshines Froome to claim overall lead in Switzerland

Nacer Bouhanni wins Tour de Yorkshire stage two as Caleb Ewan takes blue jersey

Nacer Bouhanni wins Tour de Yorkshire stage two as Caleb Ewan takes blue jersey

Palmer unhurt after crash in Sochi continues miserable start to season

Palmer unhurt after crash in Sochi continues miserable start to season

Gareth Southgate watches Jack Butland protect Stoke goal from Hammers

Gareth Southgate watches Jack Butland protect Stoke goal from Hammers

Saracens just one win from guaranteeing home Premiership semi-final

Saracens just one win from guaranteeing home Premiership semi-final

Eldin Jakupovic is the hero for Hull as they claim vital point

Eldin Jakupovic is the hero for Hull as they claim vital point

Sunderland relegated after defeat to Bournemouth

Sunderland relegated after defeat to Bournemouth

Jamie Vardy strikes to ease Leicester’s relegation fears

Jamie Vardy strikes to ease Leicester’s relegation fears

Joe Root gets the better of brother Billy as Yorkshire thrash Nottinghamshire

Joe Root gets the better of brother Billy as Yorkshire thrash Nottinghamshire

Lewis Hamilton admits he has a tough task to beat Sebastian Vettel in Russia

Lewis Hamilton admits he has a tough task to beat Sebastian Vettel in Russia

Exeter’s impressive run continues as they brush aside Northampton

Exeter’s impressive run continues as they brush aside Northampton

Andy Murray beaten by Austria’s Dominic Thiem in Barcelona Open semi-final

Andy Murray beaten by Austria’s Dominic Thiem in Barcelona Open semi-final

Team Sky will discipline Gianni Moscon after he racially abused Kevin Reza

Team Sky will discipline Gianni Moscon after he racially abused Kevin Reza

Britain’s Aljaz Bedene through to Hungarian Open final

Britain’s Aljaz Bedene through to Hungarian Open final

Five-star Celtic humiliate Rangers at Ibrox

Five-star Celtic humiliate Rangers at Ibrox

Tony Adams insists the future remains bright at Granada despite relegation

Tony Adams insists the future remains bright at Granada despite relegation

Chelsea’s Nemanja Matic: We will fight to the end for Premier League glory

Chelsea’s Nemanja Matic: We will fight to the end for Premier League glory

Lizzie Deignan defies team orders to secure victory in women’s Tour de Yorkshire

Lizzie Deignan defies team orders to secure victory in women’s Tour de Yorkshire

Walter Mazzarri hoping Watford use heavy Liverpool defeat as motivation

Walter Mazzarri hoping Watford use heavy Liverpool defeat as motivation

Mauricio Pochettino calls on fans to drive Tottenham to memorable derby win

Mauricio Pochettino calls on fans to drive Tottenham to memorable derby win

Agnew: Boro would not be first team to pull off great escape

Agnew: Boro would not be first team to pull off great escape

Michael Carrick insists Manchester United will not hide behind selection issues

Michael Carrick insists Manchester United will not hide behind selection issues

Everton boss Ronald Koeman determined to give Chelsea a tough test at Goodison

Everton boss Ronald Koeman determined to give Chelsea a tough test at Goodison

In-form Gloucester fully focused on beating Bath in west country derby

In-form Gloucester fully focused on beating Bath in west country derby

What is Arsene Wenger’s record like in north London derbies?

What is Arsene Wenger’s record like in north London derbies?

Dylan Frittelli takes control of Volvo China Open as Pablo Larrazabal falls back

Dylan Frittelli takes control of Volvo China Open as Pablo Larrazabal falls back

Denis Betts challenges Widnes to go on a winning run

Denis Betts challenges Widnes to go on a winning run

Madrid anti-doping laboratory has suspension lifted by WADA

Madrid anti-doping laboratory has suspension lifted by WADA

Hamilton: Mercedes not as quick as we need to be

Hamilton: Mercedes not as quick as we need to be

Rose and Stenson miss cut in New Orleans as Blixt and Smith set pace

Rose and Stenson miss cut in New Orleans as Blixt and Smith set pace

Boston Celtics and Washington Wizards to meet in second round of NBA play-offs

Boston Celtics and Washington Wizards to meet in second round of NBA play-offs

Anthony Joshua prepared to play waiting game to beat Wladimir Klitschko

Anthony Joshua prepared to play waiting game to beat Wladimir Klitschko

Welshman Elfyn Evans takes charge in Argentina

Welshman Elfyn Evans takes charge in Argentina

London-born Melifonwu selected by Oakland in NFL Draft

London-born Melifonwu selected by Oakland in NFL Draft

Sharapova through to last four in Stuttgart

Sharapova through to last four in Stuttgart

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