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Injured Nadal a US Open doubt

Rafael Nadal faces a race against time to be fit for the US Open

Rafael Nadal's US Open participation has been called into question by an injury which will force him to wear a cast on his right wrist for up to three weeks.

England on course for victory

Moeen Ali, centre, is congratulated by his team-mates after taking the wicket of Virat Kohli

England were bang on course to end their long winless run with a first success in 11 Tests, as India stumbled in pursuit of a world-record run chase at the Ageas Bowl.

Golden glory for Whitlock

England's Max Whitlock took his second gold of the Games

Max Whitlock has claimed his first individual all-around gold medal at a major competition after a stunning display at the Commonwealth Games at the SSE Hydro in Glasgow.

Scholes: I don't expect LVG to call

Paul Scholes was briefly part of the Manchester United coaching staff last season

Former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes is yet to hear from the club's new manager Louis van Gaal and feels it is "probably a bit too late now" in terms of being offered a coaching position by them.

Wolff happy with Hamilton actions

Toto Wolff says Mercedes are comfortable with Lewis Hamilton's decision to ignore team orders in Hungary

Mercedes motorsport boss Toto Wolff insists the team are comfortable with Lewis Hamilton's decision to ignore team orders on his way to third place in the Hungarian Grand Prix.

Glasgow Games 'awesome' - Bolt

Usain Bolt watched Jamaica's Reggae Girlz in netball action on Wednesday after the furore over his opinion of the Games

Jamaican sprint superstar Usain Bolt labelled the Commonwealth Games as "awesome" on Wednesday after being earlier quoted delivering a staggering slur on his Glasgow experience.

Cook hands over to bowlers

Alastair Cook confirmed his return to form with an unbeaten 70 for England

Alastair Cook bagged his second half-century of the match before setting India a world-record chase of 445 to win the third Investec Test at the Ageas Bowl.

Toffees set to announce Lukaku

Romelu Lukaku enjoyed a successful loan spell at Everton last season

Everton are set to announce the signing of Chelsea striker Romelu Lukaku in a club-record deal after calling a press conference for 7pm.

Tributes paid to retiring Kallis

South Africa's Jacques Kallis has called time on his international career

South Africa all-rounder Jacques Kallis has announced his retirement from international cricket, admitting that next year's World Cup was just out of his reach.

England pursuing second declaration

Gary Ballance, right, added impetus to England's innings

England led by 319 at lunch on day four, in pursuit of a declaration before trying to bowl India out a second time in the third Investec Test at the Ageas Bowl.

England don't follow-on

James Anderson, right, took two wickets on his birthday

England unsurprisingly opted against enforcing the follow-on after making short work of India on the fourth morning of the third Investec Test at the Ageas Bowl.

Bolt: I didn't slate the Games

Usain Bolt watched the netball on Wednesday

Jamaican sprint superstar Usain Bolt tweeted to deny calling the Commonwealth Games "a bit s***" on Wednesday morning.

Rio backs Rooney to captain England

Rio Ferdinand believes Wayne Rooney, right, should succeed Steven Gerrard as England captain

Rio Ferdinand is backing Wayne Rooney to be the next England captain, insisting the striker has the experience and influence to succeed in the role.

Shaw determined to improve fitness

Luke Shaw has been surprised by the demands of being a Manchester United player

Luke Shaw insists he has no problem putting the hard yards in to make sure he is fully fit for his first season as a Manchester United player.

Bolt criticises Games - report

Usain Bolt has reportedly expressed his unhappiness at the Commonwealth Games

Jamaican sprint superstar Usain Bolt remarked that the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games were "a bit s***", according to a report in Wednesday's Times newspaper.

Van Gaal praises Shaw display

Luke Shaw came off the bench as a second-half substitute (AP)

Louis van Gaal was impressed with the performance of Luke Shaw, who played the second half of Manchester United's win over Inter Milan despite going through a punishing training session on the morning of the match.

Broad credits Moores for positivity

Stuart Broad took three wickets on day three

Stuart Broad senses a new beginning is under way for him and his England team-mates as they look to finally free themselves from the hangover of last winter's Ashes whitewash.

United beat Inter on penalties

Wayne Rooney, right, and his Manchester United team-mates continued their impressive pre-season form (AP)

Louis van Gaal maintained his unbeaten record as Manchester United boss following a penalty shootout win over Inter Milan in Washington DC.

Toure wants long City stay

Yaya Toure has insisted his future lies with Manchester City

Yaya Toure has reaffirmed his commitment to Manchester City and said he wants to stay at the club for "as long as possible".