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Konta deal with coach Joyce appears to be close

Michael Joyce, who was a major part of Maria Sharapova’s team for six years, has emerged as a strong contender to coach Johanna Konta. BBC Sport understands that Britain’s world number nine was seen in discussion with Joyce at The ...

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Women's Ashes 'too close to call', says skipper Knight

Media playback is not supported on this device Women’s Ashes: Australia v England Venues: Brisbane, Coffs Harbour, Sydney, Canberra Dates: 22 October – 21 November – full schedule here Coverage details: Ball-by-ball commentary of the series on BBC Radio 5 ...

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Premier League clubs vote to close transfer window before start of season from 2018

Media playback is not supported on this device Premier League clubs have voted to close next summer’s transfer window before the 2018-19 season starts. Managers have complained that signing players once the season is under way causes disruption to their ...

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DeLaet close to hole-in-one at par four

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Canadian Graham DeLaet goes agonisingly close to scoring an albatross on the par four 14th at the US PGA Championship. BBC Sport – Golf

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England close in on victory over SA at The Oval

Media playback is not supported on this device Third Investec Test, The Kia Oval, day four England 353 & 313-8 dec (79.5 overs): Bairstow 63, Westley 59, Maharaj 3-50 South Africa 175 & 117-4 (38 overs): Elgar 72*, Stokes 2-29 ...

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British trio go close to medals at World Championships

World Aquatics Championships on the BBC Hosts: Budapest, Hungary Dates: 23-30 July Coverage: Live across BBC Two, BBC Red Button, Connected TV, online, BBC Sport mobile app and BBC Radio. Click for full times. Three British swimmers missed out on ...

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Women's Euro 2017: England close to quarters after win over Spain

England benefitted from a bizarre refereeing decision to beat Spain and take a huge step towards the Women’s Euro 2017 quarter-finals. In rain-soaked conditions Spain dominated the game with 78% possession, but came up against an England side who were ...

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Kyle Walker: Man City close to signing Tottenham right-back

Manchester City are close to completing the signing of Tottenham and England right-back Kyle Walker. The 27-year-old is expected to have a medical and complete the transfer on Friday after the clubs agreed a deal on Wednesday worth £45m, plus ...

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I am close to first win of 2017 – McIlroy

Rory McIlroy believes he is close to a first win of a frustrating year as he warms up for the Scottish Open. Injury and poor form has hampered the 28-year-old, who missed the cut at the Irish Open last week. ...

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Mark Selby: World champion close to return from broken toe

World champion and world number one Mark Selby expects to return to action later this month after missing the start of the season with a broken toe. The 34-year-old dropped a piece of glass on his foot while practising at ...

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