Sloane Stephens, who was ranked 83rd until Monday, thrashed 15th seed Madison Keys 6-3 6-0 to win her first ever Grand Slam title, the USA Open yesterday.BBC



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Real Madrid win Copa del Ray

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Gareth Bale helps Real Madrid win Copa del Ray.Gareth Bale's stunning individual goal five minutes from time won the Copa del Rey final for Real Madrid at the expense of arch-rivals Barcelona.

Valencia reach Europa semis

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Valencia players celebrateValencia made Europa League history as they overturned a three-goal first-leg deficit to beat nine-man Basel 5-3 on aggregate and reach the semi-finals.

Bale double hands Borussia loss

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Garteth Bale scores his second goal for Real Madrid as they beat Borussia Dormund 3-0Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo both scored as Real Madrid moved towards their fourth successive Champions League semi-final with victory over Borussia Dortmund.

Auckland City reinforces squad

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Auckland City reinforces squadAuckland City have added four new faces to their squad for the OFC Champions League in Fiji next month as they chase their fourth consecutive trip to the FIFA Club World Cup.

Tottenham snatch late win

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Gylfi Sigurdsson scored a late winner as Tottenham dragged themselves back from two goals down to earn a thrilling victory against Southampton. Photo Credit: Getty ImagesGylfi Sigurdsson scored a late winner as Tottenham dragged themselves back from two goals down to earn a thrilling victory against Southampton.

Wenger's 1000th match

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Arsene Wenger: Chelsea v Arsenal is 'the game of the season'. Photo Credit: BBCArsene Wenger says his 1,000th match as Arsenal boss will be the "game of the season" as his side travel to Premier League leaders Chelsea on Saturday.

Mourinho blows steam at referee

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Mourinho blows steam at referee. Photo Credit: ReutersJose Mourinho last night claimed referee Chris Foy faced a test of “character” as he challenged the referee to justify why he was sent off – along with two Chelsea players – during his side’s chaotic 1-0 loss to Aston Villa.

Bayern boss guilty

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Uli Hoeness is expected to make an appeal, as Stephen Evans reports. Photo Credit: BBCA German court has sentenced Uli Hoeness, president of European football champions Bayern Munich, to three years and six months in jail for tax evasion.

2013 loss won't affect us - Robshaw

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Six Nations 2014: Wales defeat will not affect England - Robshaw. Photo Credit: AFPEngland captain Chris Robshaw insists last year's defeat against Wales will not have any bearing on Sunday's Six Nations match between the teams.

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