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5 things you may not know about Dawid Malan

Middlesex left-hander Dawid Malan became England’s first centurion of this Ashes series and closed the day unbeaten on 110 off 174 balls.

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‘No evidence’ Ashes Test is at risk of corruption, say ICC governors

Cricket’s global governors insist there is no evidence the ongoing Ashes is in danger of corruption.

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Serge Aurier (centre) celebrates the winner (Nigel French/PA)

Aurier and Son goals see Tottenham move back into top four

Tottenham climbed back into the Premier League’s top four as Serge Aurier’s fluke-goal and a header from Son Heung-min sealed a 2-0 victory over Brighton.

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Dawid Malan hit a brilliant century (Jason O'Brien/PA)

Dawid Malan century hands England the advantage in third Ashes Test

Dawid Malan harnessed England’s fleeting anger at Mark Stoneman’s controversial dismissal as his maiden Test century gave them the advantage on a spicy first day in Perth.

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Steven Adams recorded 23 points and 13 rebounds for the Thunder

George returns to haunt former club Indiana Pacers in Oklahoma City Thunder win

Paul George clinched two crucial free throws in the dying seconds to help the Oklahoma City Thunder beat his former team the Indiana Pacers 100-95.

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Tony Martin, pictured, has spoken out about Chris Froome's adverse drugs test  (David Davies/PA)

Chris Froome should be suspended, says ‘angry’ German rival Tony Martin

Four-time world time trial champion Tony Martin has called the decision not to suspend Team Sky leader Chris Froome immediately for his adverse drugs test a “scandal”.

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Chris Froome won his first La Vuelta title in September (PA)

Chris Froome fighting to keep Vuelta title and avoid ban after failing drug test

Chris Froome could lose his La Vuelta title and World Road Championships medals and miss most of next season after an adverse test for asthma drug salbutamol.

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Ben Stokes scored 93 in his latest appearance

Ben Stokes shows return to form with 93 in latest Canterbury outing

Ben Stokes scored at the rate of nearly two a ball, but fell seven short of a century as he returned to form in his latest appearance for Canterbury.

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A goal from Romelu Lukaku, centre left, was enough to get Manchester United back to winning ways against Bournemouth

Phil Jones encouraged by United spirit in Bournemouth victory

Phil Jones believes Manchester United showed fight and courage to get back on track after being rocked by the “magnitude” of their derby defeat.

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Mauricio Pochettino is in confident mood ahead of Manchester City clash (Daniel Hambury/PA Wire)

No negative thoughts from Pochettino before Tottenham’s game at Manchester City

Mauricio Pochettino insists containing Manchester City will not be on his mind on Saturday as he believes Tottenham can beat the Premier League’s unbeaten leaders.

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Dawid Malan, left, and Jonny Bairstow shared an unbroken stand of 174 (Jason O'Brien/PA)

Ashes day one – in pictures and social

Dawid Malan’s maiden Test century gave England the advantage on a spicy first day in Perth.

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Wladimir Klitschko has auctioned off the robe he wore in his final fight

Klitschko auctions robe containing Joshua fight prediction

Wladimir Klitschko has raised £160,000 from the sale of the robe he wore in his final professional fight against Anthony Joshua.

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Romelu Lukaku (centre left)  celebrates the winner (Martin Rickett/PA)

Romelu Lukaku strike gives Manchester United victory over Bournemouth

Romelu Lukaku hit back at his critics with the only goal of the game as Manchester United beat Bournemouth 1-0 in the Premier League.

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David Silva celebrates his second goal (Nick Potts/PA)

Manchester City create history with 15th straight win after hammering Swansea

Manchester City set a new Premier League record of 15 consecutive wins with a 4-0 victory at bottom club Swansea.

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Jack Wilshere made his first Premier League start for Arsenal since May 2016 in Wednesday's draw at West Ham.

Jack Wilshere waiting for Arsenal to make their move with contract talks

Jack Wilshere is no nearer to signing a new contract despite making his long-awaited return to Arsenal’s Premier League starting line-up in Wednesday’s draw at West Ham.

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Dawid Malan's maiden Test century is also the first of England's Ashes campaign (Jason O'Brien/PA)

Dawid Malan enjoyed maiden Test century despite Australia’s imposing pacemen

Dawid Malan enjoyed every minute of the Australia pace barrage he had to withstand on his way to a maiden hundred which has breathed new belief into England’s Ashes campaign.

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FAW chief executive Jonathan Ford faces no disciplinary action (Ben Birchall/PA Wire)

FAW chief to face no further action over Wales boss comment

Football Association of Wales chief executive Jonathan Ford will face no disciplinary action over his comment that the next manager of Wales would “definitely not” be English.

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Riyad Mahrez (centre) celebrates the first goal (Adam Davy/PA)

Leicester thrash Saints as Puel proves point

Claude Puel exacted revenge on his first return to Southampton as Leicester romped to a 4-1 Premier League win at St Mary’s.

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Wayne Rooney celebrates scoring the winner (Owen Humphreys/PA)

Wayne Rooney scores only goal as Everton consign Newcastle to another defeat

Wayne Rooney’s 10th goal of the season condemned Newcastle to a seventh defeat in eight Premier League outings as the home fans prayed for Mike Ashley’s exit from St James’ Park.

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Liverpool's Mohamed Salah reacts to a miss (Peter Byrne/PA)

‘Fab Four’ fail to help Liverpool to victory against stubborn West Brom

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp reunited the ‘Fab Four’ but his prolific attacking quartet were all distinctly off-key as West Brom held out for a goalless draw at Anfield.

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