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No sanction for Sakho

Diafra Sakho, right, was thought to have clashed with Luke Shaw in an off-the-ball incident

Diafra Sakho will not face any punishment from the Football Association for his alleged headbutt on Luke Shaw in West Ham's 2-1 loss at Manchester United on Saturday, it is understood.

Verstappen to make F1 history

Max Verstappen will take the place of Jean-Eric Vergne, pictured, in Friday's practice at Suzuka

Toro Rosso prodigy Max Verstappen will become the youngest ever driver to participate at a grand prix weekend when he gets behind the wheel in Friday's first practice in Japan.

Watson living his American dream

Menelik Watson, right, is flying the flag for Britain across the pond

Menelik Watson admits he can scarcely believe that his journey has taken him from Longsight in Manchester to one of the NFL's most storied franchises.

McGinley not swayed by Clarke rift

Paul McGinley will not captain the Ryder Cup side again

Paul McGinley insists his strained relationship with Darren Clarke will not influence his opinion on who should be Europe's next Ryder Cup captain.

Benteke closes in on Villa return

Christian Benteke is raring to go once again

Christian Benteke could return for Aston Villa this weekend after making a scoring comeback on Monday after nearly six months out injured.

Azinger open to captaincy role

Phil Mickelson could get his wish after Paul Azinger said on Monday he was open to a second spell as US Ryder Cup captain.

Ryder heroes hail McGinley approach

Europe's Ryder Cup stars praised the captaincy of Paul McGinley

Lee Westwood urged future European Ryder Cup captains to take a leaf from Paul McGinley's book after the Irishman led the home side to victory at Gleneagles.

Mixed emotions for Raiders star

Lamar Miller's two touchdowns underpinned Miami's big win

Menelik Watson endured a night of mixed fortunes as the Manchester-born Oakland Raider's emotional return to these shores was spoiled by a rampant Miami Dolphins in a one-sided NFL clash at Wembley.

Pardew's Magpies beaten at Stoke

It was another difficult night for Alan Pardew and Newcastle

The pressure on Newcastle manager Alan Pardew cranked up as his side were beaten 1-0 by Stoke at a rain-drenched Britannia Stadium.

Young admits Wasps looked shaky

Tom Varndell, left, starred in Wasps' win

Wasps director of rugby Dai Young admitted his side were far from at their best, despite their 35-18 victory over struggling Newcastle.

Miami too good for Raiders

Ryan Tannehill threw two touchdowns in Miami's heavy victory

Manchester-born Menelik Watson experienced an unhappy homecoming as his Oakland Raiders were routed 38-14 by the Miami Dolphins in one of the most one-sided NFL games at Wembley.

Falcons stung as Wasps cruise

Tom Varndell scored two tries as Wasps eased past Newcastle

Wasps continued their improved form this season with a comfortable bonus point 35-18 win over struggling Newcastle at Adams Park to jump up five places to fifth in the Aviva Premiership table

Kwiatkowski claims world title

Poland's Michal Kwiatkowski claimed the men's road race title at the World Road Championships in Spain

Poland's Michal Kwiatkowski stole the men's road race title in a gruelling battle at the World Road Championships in Spain.