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Jan 20

Halep saves match points before winning 15-13 in epic final set

World number one Simona Halep saves three match points in an epic victory over unseeded Lauren Davis at the Australian Open.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/tennis/42757143

Jan 20

Beaten Murray wants doubles winnings increase

Britain’s Jamie Murray calls for doubles players to receive more prize money after he is knocked out of the Australian Open.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/tennis/42757611

Jan 19

Masters 2018: Kyren Wilson wants titles to make sons proud

World number 14 Kyren Wilson says he is far from satisfied with just reaching the semi-finals of the Masters.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/snooker/42733312

Jan 19

Manchester United: Michael Carrick to ‘become first-team coach at club’

Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick will become a first-team coach at the end of the season, says manager Jose Mourinho.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/42753704

Jan 19

Masters: John Higgins eases past Ryan Day – five best shots

Watch the five best shots as two-time Masters winner John Higgins moves into the semi-finals with a 6-1 victory over Ryan Day.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/snooker/42751316

Jan 19

Stuart Hogg: Scotland full-back ‘in peak condition’ for Glasgow comeback v Exeter

Stuart Hogg has “looked like lightning” in training ahead of his return from injury, says Glasgow assistant coach Kenny Murray.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/rugby-union/42752088

Jan 19

Masters 2018: John Higgins beats Ryan Day to reach semi-finals

Two-time Masters winner John Higgins moves into the semi-finals of the 2018 event with a 6-1 victory over Ryan Day.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/snooker/42754888

Jan 19

Brighton sign Locadia for reported club record £14m

Brighton break their transfer record to sign striker Jurgen Locadia from Dutch club PSV Eindhoven for a reported fee of about £14m.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/42755312

Jan 19

Billy Joe Saunders to defend WBO middleweight title against Martin Murray on 14 April

Billy Joe Saunders will defend his world title against Martin Murray, while Terry Flanagan aims to become a two-weight world champion.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/boxing/42755062

Jan 19

Chelsea interested in Crouch – but no deal imminent

Chelsea have made contact with Stoke about signing veteran striker Peter Crouch but no deal is imminent, BBC Sport understands.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/42754801

Jan 19

European Champions Cup: Williams issues Scarlets ‘reality check’

Martyn Williams says Scarlets must face the reality of not yet having qualified for the European Champions Cup quarter-finals.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/rugby-union/42744123

Jan 19

Formula 1’s greatest drivers: Sir Stirling Moss

Sir Stirling Moss is the ultimate proof that statistics count only for so much when assessing the worth of a grand prix driver.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/formula1/42755139

Jan 19

Masters 2018: Judd Trump beats Shaun Murphy in quarter-finals

Judd Trump held off a comeback from Shaun Murphy to win 6-4 and move into the Masters semi-finals.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/snooker/42751555

Jan 19

Arsenal: It’s not a crisis, says former midfielder Francis Coquelin

Valencia’s French midfielder Francis Coquelin says there is no crisis at his former club Arsenal.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/42751792

Jan 19

Masters: Judd Trump beats Shaun Murphy in quarter-finals

Watch five great shots as Judd Trump holds off a comeback from Shaun Murphy to win 6-4 and move into the Masters semi-finals.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/snooker/42754567

Jan 19

Sir Stirling Moss to retire from public life after illness

Motor racing legend Sir Stirling Moss decides to retire from public life following a long illness.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/formula1/42748656