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Football
Chelsea will be looking to further extend their lead at the top of the Premier League table with a victory at home to Crystal Palace this afternoon. The Blues are currently 13 points clear of second placed Manchester City with the same number of points separating them from third placed Arsenal. Jose Mourinho`s side will go further clear should they pick up all thre...
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Manchester United will be hoping to keep pace with the Premier League`s top three as they host West Bromwich Albion at Old Trafford in this evening`s late kick-off. United are just two points behind both second placed Manchester City and third placed Arsenal. With these two sides not taking to the field until Sunday and Monday respectively, the Red Devils will move...
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Burnley will travel to West Ham United`s Boleyn Ground this afternoon looking to move off the foot of the table. The Lancashire club are just one point off 19th placed Queens Park Rangers, Chris Ramsey`s men being usurped if the Clarets successfully overturn the Hammers. This is where the good news ends for Sean Dyche`s men, even a victory not being good enough to ...
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Swansea`s game against Stoke is the only Premier League match-up this weekend that neither has a bearing on the immediate top of the table or the relegation battle at the bottom. The hosts currently sit in eighth position in the top tier of English football whilst Stoke are a mere place behind in ninth.The result of this close proximity is that a victory for...
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Sunderland`s clash with Southampton tomorrow will have a great bearing on both sides with the hosts looking to escape the relegation zone and the Saints aiming to apply pressure on fifth placed Liverpool. Sunderland are currently just one point from safety in the last relegation spot and could supersede both Leicester and Aston Villa with a home victory, moving out...
Football
Liverpool have four games to attempt to climb back into the Premier League`s top four. They begin this battle with a home clash against Queens Park Rangers.Brendan Rodgers` men currently sit in fifth position in the Premier League, seven points off Manchester United in fourth and level on points with sixth placed Tottenham. The Reds are also only one point b...
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Aston Villa will still be looking to fend off the black dog of relegation as they host Everton tomorrow afternoon. The West Midlands club are just two points clear of Sunderland who occupy the final place in the Premier League drop zone.Should both the Black Cats beat Southampton and Leicester beat Newcastle, Aston Villa will fall back into the bottom three....
Football
Leicester will face Newcastle in tomorrow afternoon`s early kick-off with both clubs looking to stave off relegation. The Foxes, tomorrow night`s hosts, have successfully escaped the bottom three but will be looking to put further daylight between themselves and the dreaded drop zone. The King Power Stadium outfit sit in 17th, just one place and one point above Sun...
Tennis
Roger Federer will be looking to recover from his poor performance in the Monte Carlo Masters by taking home the Istanbul Open. The Brisbane Open winner has already made it to the quarter-finals of the competition after seeing off Jarkko Nieminen in the second round. Receiving a bye through to this stage thanks to his number one seeding, Federer took the first set ...
Football
Bristol Rovers managed to defeat Forest Green by a goal to nil in the first leg of their Conference play-off semi-final clash. Tonight will see Eastleigh and Grimsby go head-to-head in their semi-final first leg. The two clubs that rule supreme over their two legs will meet at Wembley, the winner of this final being promoted into the bottom tier of the Football Lea...
Horse Racing
There`s a new favourite for Sunday`s 1000 Guineas as Jim Bolger`s Lucida replaces Aidan O`Brien`s Found at the top of the betting tree. The Godolphin-owned Lucida will be looking to record her second Newmarket win on Sunday following her picking up of a Fillies` Group Two at the track back in the September of last year. This will be her second Group One appearance ...
Horse Racing
Gleneagles is the current favourite for Saturday`s 2000 Guineas with just 28 declarations left following a number of withdrawals and supplements. Of those additions to the list of runners, Roger Varian`s Newbury winner Intilaaq and the Andre Fabre-trained Territories are the most high profile. The former can be backed at 12/1 at all of 32Red, 888Sport, Betfair and ...