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A new rule concerning the movement of balls when putting is to be introduced after several high-profile cases

Golf's rulemakers bringing in legislation over ball movement on putting surface

Sport England chief executive Jennie Price is delighted that the Active People Survey shows women's sport participation is at an all-time high

Women's sports participation at all-time high but poorer families lag behind

The Metropolitan Police has launched an investigation into sex abuse claims involving clubs in London

Met Police launches investigation into sex abuse claims involving London clubs

FIFA has announced life bans for Former Zimbabwe Football Association official Jonathan Musavengana and ex-Togo coach Banna Tchanile

FIFA impose football life bans on two former football officials from Africa

Durham's Keaton Jennings hit a hundred on Test debut but a power cut stopped his parents seeing it

Power cut means Keaton Jennings' parents miss him reaching England debut century

Durham's Keaton Jennings hit a hundred on England debut

Keaton Jennings overcomes false starts to make century for England on debut

Alexis Sanchez, right, and team-mate Mesut Ozil have 18 months remaining on their Arsenal contracts

Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil will not leave Arsenal early, says Arsene Wenger

Porto's Andre Silva, right, celebrates scoring his side's fourth goal in their 5-0 Champions League win over Leicester

Leicester manager Claudio Ranieri calls for unity after Porto thumping

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho voiced his concerns about the pitch in Odessa

Manchester United game in Ukraine set to go ahead despite pitch concerns

Wales' George North suffered another concussion scare at the weekend

Warren Gatland tells George North to focus on health after concussion scare

Tottenham dropped out of the Champions League after finishing third in Group E

Financial cost of Tottenham not getting through to last 16 is huge, says expert

England opener Keaton Jennings made a promising start to his Test career

Keaton Jennings century on debut helps England defy India's spinners

Rafa Cabrera Bello has not missed a cut this year

Rafa Cabrera Bello continues fine 2016 by taking one-shot lead in Hong Kong Open

Umpire Paul Reiffel, right, had to leave the field during the fourth Test between India and England after being hit on the back of the head by an outfield throw

Umpire Paul Reiffel leaves the field after outfield throw hits him on the head

Denny Solomona has been registered in Sale's Champions Cup squad

Nigel Wood expresses concern to RFU over Denny Solomona contract row

The World Cup finals could become a 48-team tournament

FIFA's Gianni Infantino wants 48-team World Cup in 2026 with 16 groups of three

Celtic have been charged with crowd trouble at the Etihad Stadium

UEFA charges Celtic for Champions League crowd trouble at Manchester City

Dele Alli, right, celebrates his goal with Son Heung-Min

Tottenham end losing Wembley run to book Europa League place

Warren Gatland, second from left, has named three of his coaches

Warren Gatland has mystery coach in mind for Lions ahead of All Blacks series

Andy Farrell will be part of the coaching team for next summer's British and Irish Lions tour to New Zealand

Andy Farrell feels stronger after 'getting back on horse' following England role

The Omega Dubai Ladies Masters has been reduced to a 54-hole event after the death of caddie Max Zechmann

Tributes flood in for caddie Max Zechmann

Britain's Jess Varnish competed at the London Olympics

Former track cyclist Jess Varnish 'shocked and upset' after Shane Sutton ruling

Alastair Cook, right, insisted he was in agreement with coach Trevor Bayliss as England look to save the series against India

Alastair Cook on the same page as Trevor Bayliss as England try to save series

Leicester goalkeeper Ben Hamer suffers during the Foxes' 5-0 Champions League defeat in Porto

Claudio Ranieri tells Leicester's fringe players they blew chance in record loss

Robin McBryde will lead Wales' coaching team on their tour to the Pacific Islands next summer

Robin McBryde to lead Wales' coaching team on Pacific Islands tour in summer

Leicester manager Claudio Ranieri watched his second string side thrashed by Porto

Second-string Leicester thrashed 5-0 by Porto in Champions League

Eddie Jones, pictured, thinks Steve Borthwick will work out how to beat New Zealand on the Lions tour

Eddie Jones: Steve Borthwick will find key to beating New Zealand with Lions

Russia has faced heavy sanctions for doping

IOC extends sporting sanctions against Russia with McLaren report looming

Jose Mourinho is not happy with the pitch in Ukraine

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho takes on UEFA over 'very icy' Ukraine pitch

Roy Hodgson is keen to return to management

Former England manager Roy Hodgson keen to return to management

Russia's Yelena Isinbayeva is a two-time Olympic champion

Pole vault star Yelena Isinbayeva to oversee Russian anti-doping agency

Red cards could be coming to cricket

MCC set to introduce red cards to cricket

Manchester City's Kelechi Iheanacho, pictured, is ready to fill the void left by Sergio Aguero's ban

Iheanacho ready to prove himself able deputy for banned Aguero

A former Celtic youth coach has been arrested in Northern Ireland

Former football coach arrested in Belfast over sex abuse claims

Ajinkya Rahane will miss India's next two Tests against England after breaking his finger

Broken finger sidelines India's Ajinkya Rahane for final two England Tests

Justin Rose has been out with a back injury

Justin Rose hoping to put back problem behind him in time for Hong Kong defence

British and Irish Lions head coach Warren Gatland has announced his coaching team for next summer's New Zealand tour

Warren Gatland's British and Irish Lions coaching team - pen pics

Anthony Joshua, pictured, is focusing only on Eric Molina for the time being

I have to keep myself on rise, says Anthony Joshua ahead of Eric Molina fight

Steve Borthwick, right, has been working under Eddie Jones during England's successful 2016 campaign

Steve Borthwick likely to be named as one of Warren Gatland's Lions assistants

Lucas Perez scored a hat-trick to help Arsenal defeat Basle

Arsene Wenger prepared for tough draw in last 16 despite finishing top of group

Celtic's Patrick Roberts celebrates scoring against his parent club Manchester City

Pep Guardiola reluctant to talk up on-loan Manchester City star Patrick Roberts

Sammy Lee has left his post as England assistant

Sammy Lee leaves job as England assistant as Southgate seeks own man

Colin Montgomerie, left, backs Thomas Bjorn to be a successful Ryder Cup captain for Europe at the 2018 event in France

Colin Montgomerie backs Thomas Bjorn to be success as Europe Ryder Cup captain

Novak Djokovick pictured right, won six grand slam titles with Boris Becker, left, as his coach

Novak Djokovic splits with coach Boris Becker after three years working together

Claudio Ranieri's Leicester are just two points above the Premier League relegation zone

Leicester boss Claudio Ranieri not worried for job but admits owner 'not happy'

Jonjo Shelvey, third right, was the first of two Newcastle players to be sent off at Nottingham Forest

Newcastle's Jonjo Shelvey and Paul Dummett successfully appeal against red cards

Current Ireland defence coach Andy Farrell is expected to land a coaching role on next summer's British and Irish Lions tour to New Zealand

Lions boss Warren Gatland could summon coaching big guns for All Blacks series

Clive Sheldon QC will led FA review into child sex abuse in football

Damian Collins calls for full disclosure of FA's sex abuse inquiry

QPR have been made aware of allegations of sexual abuse against former scout Chris Gieler

QPR taking 'very seriously' allegations of sexual abuse against former employee

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