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Date: 3rd January 2018

Throughout this Ashes series, travelling English cricket correspondents have wondered at the Australian phenomenon of holding a press conference with the curator at each Test ground.

Date: 1st January 2018

Referee Barry Cook insists he had no option but to declare Hamilton’s artificial pitch unplayable and call off the visit of Kilmarnock.

Date: 1st January 2018

Birmingham has officially been named the host city of the 2022 Commonwealth Games, beating competition from Kuala Lumpur, Victoria (Canada) and Australia.

Date: 1st January 2018

Life satisfaction and happiness are higher for people who are physically active, while levels of anxiety are lower, a survey has shown.

Date: 18th December 2017

We’ve taken a giant step towards going home to Merton, in a new stadium and as a Football League club 
– Erik Samuelson, chief executive, AFC Wimbledon

Date: 18th December 2017

This is very much about looking ahead following our promotion to the Championship and potentially a place in the highest tier of the English game – Andrew Birks, chief operating officer, Sheffield

Date: 18th December 2017

"Prisons are extraordinary, often violent and grim places, and for many the opportunity to visit the prison gym, take part in sport - and generally let off some steam - is a critical aspect of copi

Date: 14th December 2017

An independent audit has confirmed that the combined attendance over the two day exhibition totalled an impressive 8,909 – the highest ever since SALTEX moved to the NEC, Birmingham.

Date: 12th December 2017

Hereford FC have enlisted the help of a JCB and fans with shovels at snowbound Edgar Street to ensure that Thursday's televised FA Cup second-round replay with League One side Fleetwood goes on.

Date: 11th December 2017

FREIBURG heroically came back from 3-0 down to beat Cologne 4-3 on Sunday. But trouble came for the referee when he was forced to find the penalty spot underneath mounds of snow.