Tom Bryant

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Oct 16

FA Cup first-round draw – as it happened

Eighth-tier Hyde were drawn at home to MK Dons, while Heybridge Swifts were drawn away at Exeter Town and Charlton host Truro 7.35pm BST That’s it from me here, but join me here for Leicester City v West Brom – live! Related: Leicester City v West Brom…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/live/2017/oct/16/fa-cup-first-round-draw-live

Oct 16

Leicester City 1-1 West Brom: Premier League – as it happened

Riyad Mahrez equalised for Leicester City after Nacer Chadli’s impressive free-kick earned a very defensive West Bromwich Albion an away point 9.55pm BST Well, the first half was dreadful. The second half was a bit better, featuring two good goals, som…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/football/live/2017/oct/16/leicester-city-v-west-brom-premier-league-live

Aug 02

South Africa ‘had a few hard chats’ after third Test, says Vernon Philander

• Bowler says tourists need to be stronger with bat in the fourth Test
• England may recall Liam Dawson to side for the Old Trafford match

Vernon Philander has admitted South Africa “had a few hard chats” in the wake of the 239-run defeat in the third Test that left them 2-1 down with one to play at Old Trafford starting on Friday.

South Africa lost three wickets for no runs at The Oval as Moeen Ali spun England to victory with a hat-trick but Philander blamed the tourists’ defeat on their collapse in the first innings when at one point they were 61 for seven.

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Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2017/aug/02/south-africa-vernon-philander-england-test