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Martyn Herman

Cricket-England's Anderson has unfinished business against Australia

Dec 02 2021

LONDON England's prime strike bowler James Anderson has nothing left to prove as he prepares for what will surely be his last Ashes series Down Under starting next month but he may feel there is some unfinished business to attend to against Australia.

Soccer-Conte philosophy starts to rub off on Tottenham

Dec 02 2021

LONDON Antonio Conte's message finally seems to be getting through to his Tottenham Hotspur team who produced their best performance since he took charge in a 2-0 Premier League defeat of Brentford on Thursday.

Soccer-Tottenham into top six with smooth win over Brentford

Dec 02 2021

LONDON (Reuters) -Tottenham Hotspur shook off a difficult week with a confident 2-0 win over Brentford to climb into the top six on Thursday as new manager Antonio Conte enjoyed a second successive Premier League home victory.

Soccer-Tottenham move into top six with win over Brentford

Dec 02 2021

LONDON, Dec 2 Tottenham Hotspur shook off a difficult week with a confident 2-0 win over Brentford to climb into the top six on Thursday as new manager Antonio Conte enjoyed a second successive Premier League home victory.

Tennis-Federer must prepare mentally for final match, says Berdych

Dec 01 2021

LONDON Roger Federer has nothing left to prove as he sets his sights on a comeback next year but the 40-year-old must be mentally prepared for playing his final match, according to one of his former rivals Tomas Berdych.

Tennis-Raducanu wows crowd in Royal Albert Hall homecoming

Nov 28 2021

LONDON (Reuters) -London's Royal Albert Hall provided a fitting stage on Sunday for teenage tennis sensation Emma Raducanu's first appearance on a British court since her astonishing U.S. Open triumph.

Tennis-Raducanu dazzles crowd in Royal Albert Hall homecoming

Nov 28 2021

LONDON, Nov 28 London's Royal Albert Hall could hardly have provided a more fitting stage for Emma Raducanu's first appearance on a British tennis court since her astonishing U.S. Open triumph.

Soccer-Liverpool trounce Southampton, Gerrard enjoys second win with Villa

Nov 27 2021

LONDON Liverpool churned out another big victory when they thumped Southampton 4-0 to close in on Chelsea at the top of the Premier League on Saturday, while former skipper Steven Gerrard enjoyed a second consecutive win as Aston Villa manager.

Soccer-Howe remains calm, but Newcastle plight is dire

Nov 27 2021

LONDON Arsenal fans took great delight in taunting Newcastle United's travelling Toon Army supporters on Saturday that their club may be rich but the team are not very good, albeit not as politely.

Soccer-Arsenal stroll past rock-bottom Newcastle

Nov 27 2021

LONDON (Reuters) -Arsenal returned to winning ways and deepened Newcastle United's relegation worries as goals by Bukayo Saka and Gabriel Martinelli sealed a comfortable 2-0 Premier League win on Saturday.

World News

WHO chief scientist urges people not to panic over Omicron

The World Health Organization's (WHO) chief scientist told the Reuters Next conference on Friday that people should not panic over the emergence of the Omicron coronavirus variant and said it was too early to say if vaccines would need to be reworked.