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Rory McIlroy claimed his maiden victory of 2016 at the Irish Open last weekend

Rory McIlroy may withdraw from Rio Olympics over Zika virus concerns

Jonny Bairstow, pictured, may be moving up the order in the absence of Ben Stokes for the Durham Test

England braced for blow with the news Ben Stokes may require knee surgery

Jose Mourinho, pictured left, could succeed Louis van Gaal, right, as Manchester United manager

Jose Mourinho free to join Manchester United following Louis van Gaal's exit

Nick Blackwell has criticised the Eubanks for their post-fight reactions

Nick Blackwell critical of Eubanks' 'inhuman, disgusting' post-fight reaction

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Chris Woakes claimed career-best figures of nine for 36

Chris Woakes celebrates England recall with career-best figures of nine for 36

Security at the Stade de France has come under scrutiny

Security at Stade de France 'not ready' for Euro 2016, politicians warn

Stan Wawrinka, pictured, began the defence of his French Open title with a five-set win over Lukas Rosol (AP)

Stan Wawrinka battles through five sets to beat Lukas Rosol at Roland Garros

Jack Wilshere played 66 minutes in England's friendly against Turkey

Jack Wilshere happy to be playing central midfield for England

Heather Watson won all five games on Monday to reach the second round of the French Open (AP)

French Open wins for Heather Watson and Kyle Edmund - but Naomi Broady bows out

Marcus Rashford met up with the England squad on Monday

Roy Hodgson won't make any rash decisions with Marcus Rashford

Andy Murray endured a frustrating opening day at the French Open (AP)

Andy Murray in trouble against Radek Stepanek

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Ben Stokes will miss the rest of England's series against Sri Lanka

Ben Stokes ruled out of remainder of England's series against Sri Lanka

Louis van Gaal's spell as Manchester United boss is over

Louis van Gaal leaves Old Trafford - and Man Utd could now turn to Jose Mourinho

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Heather Watson booked her place in the second round of the French Open (AP)

Heather Watson prevails in French Open round to all but book Olympics spot

Chris Gayle has faced criticism for his recent controversial comments

Chris Gayle: Controversial comments in TV interview 'meant as a little fun'

Will Chudley has been cited following an incident against Wasps

Exeter Chiefs scrum-half Will Chudley cited for kicking out at Joe Launchbury

Lewis Hamilton wants to move on from his crash with Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg.

Lewis Hamilton draws a line under Nico Rosberg collision

The Russian government plans to make doping a criminal offence by 2017

Russia to make doping illegal

Rafael Benitez remains in talks with Newcastle over his future

Rafa Benitez and Newcastle locked in talks over future

Geraint Thomas has signed a two-year extension with Team Sky

Geraint Thomas signs two-year contract extension with Team Sky

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Rory McIlroy is hungry for more success after winning the Irish Open

Rory McIlroy hopes Irish Open win can spark further success

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Rory McIlroy, pictured, finished three shots clear of Russell Knox and Bradley Dredge

Emotional Rory McIlroy celebrates Irish Open victory

Lee Clark was proud of his Killie players

Trip to the seaside key to Killie's play-off success, reveals boss Clark

Jessica Ennis-Hill competes in the women's javelin during the Loughborough International Athletics event at the Paula Radcliffe Athletics Stadium

Fitness boost for Jessica Ennis-Hill after Loughborough appearance

Bianca Walkden is now a back-to-back European champion

Bianca Walkden wins gold at European Championships

Heather Watson was tied at one-set all with Nicole Gibbs when play was called off for the day

Heather Watson has work cut out to reach second round in Paris

Roy Hodgson oversaw a 2-1 victory against Turkey in Manchester

Roy Hodgson backs Jamie Vardy tying the knot, instead of tying defences in knots

Hull FC head coach Lee Radford was delighted with the derby win which took his team top of the Super League table

Lee Radford delighted with derby win

England wicketkeeper Jonny Bairstow has been taking tips from the Magpies

Jonny Bairstow takes tips from Newcastle goalkeeping coaches

Scotland celebrate their World Sevens Series win at Twickenham

Scotland leave it late to claim first Sevens Series title

Reports suggest Louis van Gaal, pictured, will be replaced at the United helm this week by former Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho

Wayne Rooney: We've fallen below Manchester United standards this season

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Manu Tuilagi, pictured centre, is included in England's squad for Australia despite a hamstring injury

Manu Tuilagi waits to learn severity of hamstring injury ahead of England tour

Kilmarnock's Greg Kiltie, pictured left, celebrates his opener with Gary Dicker

Kilmarnock overturn first-leg deficit against Falkirk to retain top-flight spot

Danny Cipriani has missed out on England selection

Danny Cipriani dealt new England blow as he misses Twickenham clash with Wales

Mark Minichiello scored a try as Hull FC beat Hull KR to go top of Super League

Derby win moves Hull FC to top of Super League

Jamie Vardy scored the winner for England in a 2-1 victory over Turkey

Vardy nets winner as England claim unconvincing win over Turkey

Sections of the Hibernian fans invaded the pitch after the Scottish Cup final at Hampden

Rangers want 'full independent investigation' into 'shameful' cup final scenes

Manchester United's Wayne Rooney got his hands on the FA Cup for the first time

Wayne Rooney hopes FA Cup win sparks era of Manchester United trophy success

Chris Chester, pictured, thought Jacob Miller had no chance with his winning drop goal

Chris Chester thought Jacob Miller had no chance with winning 50-metre drop goal

Jermaine McGillvary opened the scoring in the second game of the day in the Magic Weekend

Jermaine McGillvary at the double as Huddersfield beat St Helens

Jacob Miller's brilliant late drop goal proved decisive at St James' Park

Jacob Miller's late 50m drop goal earns Wakefield comeback win over Catalans

David Haye, right, knocked down Arnold Gjergjaj in the second round

All too easy for David Haye in London

James Anderson, centre, and England won the first Test against Sri Lanka

Jonny Bairstow and Jimmy Anderson earn Alastair Cook's praise after rout

Scotland's Beth Potter has qualified for the Rio Olympics

Jessica Andrews and Beth Potter seal Rio Olympics spots as Jo Pavey misses out

Great Britain's Francesca Halsall, left, won the 50m backstroke final

Peaty and Halsall take gold for Great Britain

Uncapped Harlequins prop Kyle Sinckler is in line to tour Australia with England this summer

Kyle Sinckler catches eye of England coach Eddie Jones ahead of Australia tour

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal, right, is facing even more questions about his future

Van Gaal gets Rooney backing as Mourinho speculation grows despite FA Cup win

England manager Roy Hodgson says his players need to be broken from the past

Roy Hodgson calls for his players to be spared of blame for 50 years of hurt

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Leicester centre Manu Tuilagi is a doubt for England's summer tour because of a hamstring injury

Manu Tuilagi likely to miss England's tour of Australia with torn hamstring

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