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Ashleigh Barty reacts after winning against Amanda Anisimova. Ashleigh Barty reacts after winning against Amanda Anisimova. Yoan Valat-EPA

Tennis rankings unchanged for top women post-Wimbledon

The women’s world rankings were unchanged at the top on Monday with Ashleigh Barty of Australia at number one after leading players took the week off post-Wimbledon.
Juan Mata says he decided to sign a contract extension at Manchester United because it is a special club and he already has his sights on winning major trophies next season.

Juan Mata: Paul Pogba, David de Gea should stay at Manchester United

Juan Mata hopes David de Gea and Paul Pogba will both ignore ongoing transfer rumours to remain at Manchester United.
A woman allegedly decapitated her mother in Sydney after an argument turned violent

Woman ‘beheads’ own mother in Australia

An Australian woman charged with murder has been sent for a medical assessment amid reports she decapitated her mother and left the head outside a neighbour’s house.
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Man Utd’s Lukaku still not fit to face suitors Inter Milan

Manchester United’s Romelu Lukaku is not fit enough to face Inter Milan in Singapore on Saturday, manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said, with rumours swirling the striker may soon join the Italian side.
The coffins of Anthony Harvey’s three children – Beatrix, Alice and Charlotte – who he murdered in their Bedford home, along with their mother and grandmother. He has been sentenced to life in jail, never to be released. Richard Wainwright-AAP

Man gets life sentence for killing three daughters, wife, grandmother

An Australian Supreme Court on Friday sentenced a 25-year-old man, Anthony Harvey, who admitted to killing his three young daughters, twin, two-year-old and three-year-old with their mother and grandmother to life imprisonment.

Parma sign Inter youngster Yann Karamoh

Yann Karamoh has left Inter to join fellow Serie A side Parma on a season-long loan with an obligation for a purchase.
A member of Manchester United's backroom team has been taken to hospital after falling ill, the club have confirmed.

Manchester United run out easy winners against Leeds

Manchester United won their second pre-season game in succession in Australia on Wednesday.
(FILES) In this file photo taken on July 14, 2018 Philippines' Manny Pacquiao attends the weigh-in in Kuala Lumpur ahead of his world welterweight boxing championship bout against Argentina's Lucas Matthysse on July 15. - Filipino boxing star Manny Pacquiao and former world welterweight champion Adrien Broner will announce details November 19, 2018 in New York about their upcoming bout, expected in January at Las Vegas. Pacquaio owns the World Boxing Association's regular welterweight crown, a step below US unbeaten WBA 'super champion' Keith Thurman, after stopping Argentina's Lucas Matthysse in July at Kuala Lumpur -- his first knockout win since 2009. (Photo by Mohd RASFAN / AFP)

Manny Pacquiao camp denies Amir Khan claims over Saudi Arabia bout

Manny Pacquiao has not signed a contract to take on Amir Khan in Saudi Arabia later this year in spite of claims that a deal has been agreed for the bout, the Filipino’s publicist has said.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said Manchester United will have to reduce their centre-back options if they prise Harry Maguire from Leicester City.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer warns of centre-back cull if Manchester United sign Harry Maguire

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said Manchester United will have to reduce their centre-back options if they prise Harry Maguire from Leicester City.
Manchester United icon Bryan Robson has praised Paul Pogba's performance in their 2-0 pre-season win over Perth Glory on Saturday, believing the France star's display showed he still cares about the club amid mounting transfer speculation.

Bryan Robson: Paul Pogba showed he cares about Man Utd with pre-season display

Manchester United icon Bryan Robson has praised Paul Pogba's performance in their 2-0 pre-season win over Perth Glory on Saturday, believing the France star's display showed he still cares about the club amid mounting transfer speculation.
Novak Djokovic admitted his epic, record-breaking Wimbledon final triumph over Roger Federer on Sunday was the “toughest mentally” he had ever endured.

Novak Djokovic admits ‘toughest’ Wimbledon win

Novak Djokovic admitted his epic, record-breaking Wimbledon final triumph over Roger Federer on Sunday was the “toughest mentally” he had ever endured.
Aaron Wan-Bissaka

Aaron Wan-Bissaka reveals Wilfried Zaha advice after joining Manchester United

Aaron Wan-Bissaka said former Manchester United forward Wilfried Zaha told him to "play without fear" after moving to Old Trafford.
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Strong 6.6 quake hits off northwest Australia

A strong 6.6-magnitude earthquake struck off northwest Australia Sunday, shaking buildings over a wide area but causing no immediate reports of damage or injuries.
Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku

Inter chief ‘optimistic’ over move for Romelu Lukaku

Inter chief executive Giuseppe Marotta said he is "optimistic about everything" amid the club's ongoing battle to sign Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku.
Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has looked to squash speculation surrounding Paul Pogba's future, suggesting there may be an agenda against the Red Devils star.

Paul Pogba in contention for Manchester United captaincy despite Real Madrid speculation

Paul Pogba is still under consideration for the Manchester United captaincy despite admitting that he was ready to leave the club.
Paul Pogba has refused to sort out his visa for Manchester United’s pre-season tour to Asia.

Manchester United take fresh decision on Paul Pogba’s future

Manchester United have raised Paul Pogba’s price tag to £180 million, as the player and his agent Mino Raiola, continue to push for a move away from Old Trafford, the Daily Mail reports.
Dozens of New Zealanders have handed over their firearms in a gun buyback scheme aimed at ridding the country of semi-automatic weapons in the wake of the Christchurch mosque massacre.

New Zealanders hand over weapons after mosque killings

Dozens of New Zealanders have handed over their firearms in a gun buyback scheme aimed at ridding the country of semi-automatic weapons in the wake of the Christchurch mosque massacre.
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Study: Pre-eclampsia risk during pregnancy lowered with high fibre diet

An Australian study has revealed that eating a high-fibre diet during pregnancy could reduce the risk of pre-eclampsia, a serious illness which could lead to allergies and autoimmune illnesses in babies later in life.

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Bauchi governor flags off N4.9 billion road project

The Governor, who spoke at the flag off ceremony at Ibrahim Bako Quarters in Bauchi, said the contracts for the construction of the two bypasses will help reduce travelling time within the city and road accident.

Gernot Rohr wants NFF to decide his future

Super Eagles’ Technical Adviser Gernot Rohr has resolved to lead the Eagles to win the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations if discussions of contract extension goes well between him and his employers, the Nigeria Football Federation, this week.

Shiites: Group condemns violent activities, calls for caution

Green Nigeria Project (GNP), a Non-Government Organisation (NGO), has condemned the violent activities of Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN) in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) over detention of their leader, Sheik El-Zakzaky.
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Shiites/Police clash: Let nobody doubt or test my will to act – President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has on Tuesday reiterated his commitment in fighting insecurity that is threatening the unity of the country.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday met behind closed doors with the Liberian President, George Weah.

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