Christianio Ronaldo was named the worlds best male player at the 2017 Best Fifa Awards in London.He beat Barcelona's Lionel Messi and Paris St Germain's Naymer.Photo FIFA



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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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Fifa candidates Jerome ChampagneESPN has invited the five candidates in the Fifa presidential election to participate in a live televised debate.

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.

Hodgson likely to remain England boss

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Englads's Roy Hodgson England boss Roy Hodgson is likely to remain in charge for the 2018 World Cup campaign, Football Association chief executive Martin Glenn has said.

Injury hits New Zealand ahead of Cape Town leg

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New Zealand 7s coach Gordon Tietjens New Zealand sevens coach Gordon Tietjens has called in three replacements for the Cape Town Sevens this weekend after his side was ravaged by injury at the Dubai Sevens.

Platini lawyers to Cas over Fifa ban

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Michel PlatiniUefa president Michel Platini will find out this week whether his 90-day Fifa ban will be temporarily lifted.

Murray: Davis Cup triumph

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Andy Murray celebrates Davis Cup win Andy Murray said securing Britain's first Davis Cup win for 79 years was a more emotional experience than winning Grand Slam titles or Olympic gold.

Rafael Benitez: Real Madrid president gives boss full support

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Benitez retain as Madrid BossReal Madrid boss Rafael Benitez has been told he retains the club's full backing following the 4-0 home defeat by Barcelona.

All Blacks legend Jonah Lomu has died

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All Blacks legend Jonah Lomu is no more New Zealand media reported that former All Blacks doctor John Mayhew confirmed that Lomu had died unexpectedly on Wednesday.

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