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Tomorrow will see a number of British sides look to do the business in the Europa League and progress from the first round of knockout games with solid performances in the second leg.Roberto Martinez`s EVERTON look to be the team best positioned to make their way through to the next stage following their 4-1 victory over YOUNG BOYS of Switzerland away from h...
Football
Bournemouth will be looking to close the gap on the Championship`s automatic promotion places with a win away at Nottingham Forest this evening (19:45). Eddie Howe`s men currently sit in fourth position in the second tier of English football though a win at the City Ground could see them move to within a point of second placed Middlesbrough. Forest sit in ni...
Tennis
Roger Federer is looking to defend his Dubai Duty Free crown this year and will have to make his way past Fernando Verdasco in an effort to pick up back-to-back titles and the seventh Dubai title of his career. Madrid-born Verdasco must try to overcome Federer for the first time in the sixth ATP meeting between the two men.This afternoon`s (16:30) encounter ...
Tennis
Novak Djokovic will continue his pursuit of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships title this afternoon (15:00) as he takes on 27-year-old Russian Andrey Golubev. In the first round, the Serb world number one took down Vasek Pospisil 6-4, 6-4 whilst Golubev saw off Frenchman Fabrice Martin 7-5, 6-4.Today`s meeting will be the fourth time the two men have m...
Football
Arsenal are currently unbeaten in three games in all competitions and will be looking to continue this strong vein of form when they meet French side Monaco in the Champions League tomorrow evening (19:45). Arsene Wenger`s North London side are flying-high in third in the Premier League, though are 12 points from being top of the tree. They qualified for the knocko...
Football
Manchester City will be looking to build upon their strong recent Premier League form when they meet Spanish titans Barcelona in the Champions League tonight (19:45). The hosts are currently in second place in their domestic division and have scored nine goals in their last two matches. They qualified for the knock-out stage of this competition after stringing toge...
Tennis
Andy Murray will be looking to capture his first ATP tournament of the year by securing the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships in the United Arab Emirates. He will kick off his campaign tomorrow morning (12:00) with a match against Luxembourg star Gilles Muller. Murray`s best ever finish in this tournament was in 2012 when he finished runner-up to Roger Fe...
Tennis
Novak Djokovic is a four-time winner of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships and will be looking to get his hands on the title again this year. He starts his campaign with a match against British Columbia-born youngster Vasek Pospisil who is yet to collect an ATP championship title.Djokovic claimed this tournament in consecutive years from 2009 to 2011 b...
Tennis
Tomas Berdych has finished second in the last two Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships. He will hope to go one place better in 2015 and starts with a match against Jeremy Chardy of France in the first round. The two men face off at 7:00 tomorrow morning.This year`s fourth seed Berdych lost out to Novak Djokovic in straight sets in 2013, a close run opener en...
Tennis
The first round of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships takes place in earnest today with 32 men all looking to claim the United Arab Emirates-based hard court ATP title. Perhaps the match of the day is that being contested between world number two and reigning champion Roger Federer and Moscow-born 32-year-old Mikhail Youzhny. Federer sealed last year`s...
Football
Southampton could reclaim their Champions League position with a mere draw at home to Liverpool at St. Mary`s this afternoon. Ronald Koeman`s men fell out of the top four following Arsenal`s win over Crystal Palace yesterday though a victory could see them rise to as high as third following Manchester United`s loss at Swansea on Saturday.A defeat, on the oth...
Football
Leicester will be at risk of becoming stranded at the bottom of the Premier League table should Nigel Pearson`s Foxes fail to win away at Everton today. Leicester currently sit in 20th place on 17 points, five from safety following yesterday`s games. Everton, contrarily, are 12th and level on points with the likes of Crystal Palace and West Brom. Whilst Robe...