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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Denver win Super Ball 50

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Denver wins Super Ball 50The Denver Broncos are winners of Super Bowl 50, defeating the Carolina Panthers, 24-10, in the National Football League’s championship game Sunday night in Santa Clara, California.

Bolt relishes dream for Man Utd appearance

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Usian Bolt Olympic sprinter and Manchester United fan Usain Bolt has revealed he would be reluctant to represent the Red Devils under Louis van Gaal.

Ryder Cup 'top priority' for Speith

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Neymar shines for Barca

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Murray dominant in Aussie Open

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Murray dominant in Melbourne OpenBritish number one Andy Murray saw off German teenager Alexander Zverev with ease to reach the second round of the Australian Open in Melbourne.

Messi World's best player for fifth time

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Its Messi Again Lionel Messi has reclaimed the FIFA Ballon d'Or award for the world football player of the year, after watching his great rival Cristiano Ronaldo walk off with the prize for the previous two years.

Andy Murray wins BBC Sports Personality of the Year award

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Andy Murry Andy Murray has been voted the BBC Sports Personality of the Year for the second time in three years.

Tiger Woods expect majors next season

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Tiger Woods Tiger Woods is back in upbeat mood and expecting to win major championships over the next decade.

ESPN to host Fifa election debate

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Federer and Hingis to pair for Rio Olympics

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Roger Federer Roger Federer will partner former Wimbledon champion Martina Hingis for Switzerland in the mixed doubles at the 2016 Olympics in Rio.

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