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Mark Sampson set to leave as England women's manager

September 20, 2017 8:43 am0 comments
Mark Sampson set to leave as England women's manager

Media playback is not supported on this device Mark Sampson is set to leave his role as England women’s manager after fresh misconduct allegations were made. It comes after his side beat Russia 6-0 in a World Cup qualifier on Tuesday. The 34-year-old took over in 2013 and led England […]

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England 'closer together' despite Sampson claims

September 18, 2017 9:33 pm0 comments
England 'closer together' despite Sampson claims

Media playback is not supported on this device England striker Jodie Taylor says she was shocked by the bullying allegations against manager Mark Sampson but added the squad are now closer together. Sampson is accused of discrimination by Chelsea forward Eniola Aluko but has been cleared of wrongdoing by two […]

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England crumble as Windies win one-off T20 – highlights & report

September 16, 2017 10:38 pm0 comments
England crumble as Windies win one-off T20 - highlights & report

Media playback is not supported on this device Twenty20 international, Chester-le-Street: West Indies 176 (20 overs): Lewis 51; Rashid 3-25 England 155 (19.3 overs): Hales 43; Brathwaite 3-20 West Indies won by 21 runs Scorecard England’s batting crumbled as they were bowled out for 155 to lose to West Indies […]

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Pound jumps as Bank of England hints at rate rise

September 14, 2017 11:39 am0 comments
Pound jumps as Bank of England hints at rate rise

Media playback is unsupported on your device The Bank of England has said that higher inflation and a pick up in growth could lead to a rate hike in “the coming months”. Members of the Bank’s nine-strong Monetary Policy Committee voted 7-2 to keep interest rates on hold at 0.25%. […]

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England women's manager Mark Sampson: I'm not a racist

September 12, 2017 12:40 pm0 comments

[unable to retrieve full-text content] England women’s head coach Mark Sampson tells BBC sports editor Dan Roan that he is not a racist after allegations against him by striker Eniola Aluko. BBC Sport – Sport

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England bowler Anderson takes 500th Test wicket

September 8, 2017 2:36 pm0 comments
England bowler Anderson takes 500th Test wicket

Media playback is not supported on this device James Anderson became the first England bowler to take 500 Test wickets, on day two of the final Test against West Indies at Lord’s. The Lancashire player, 35, reached the milestone when he bowled Kraigg Brathwaite shortly after tea. Anderson is only […]

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England stumble after Stokes' six-wicket haul

September 7, 2017 3:09 pm0 comments
England stumble after Stokes' six-wicket haul

Media playback is not supported on this device Third Investec Test, Lord’s, day one West Indies 123: Powell 39, Stokes 6-22 England 46-4: Holder 2-18 England trail by 77 runs Scorecard England bowled out West Indies for 123 but then struggled in reply as 14 wickets fell on a remarkable […]

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Kane scores twice in flattering England win

September 1, 2017 6:03 pm0 comments
Kane scores twice in flattering England win

England scored three late goals to overcome Malta’s stubborn resistance and stay in control of their qualifying group for next summer’s World Cup. Gareth Southgate’s side struggled to break down physical, resilient opponents and it was 53 minutes before Harry Kane broke the deadlock with a calm close-range finish from […]

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Moeen's classy innings helps England set up push for win

August 28, 2017 7:59 pm0 comments
Moeen's classy innings helps England set up push for win

Media playback is not supported on this device Second Investec Test, Headingley, day four England 258 & 490-8 dec: Moeen 84, Root 72, Malan 61, Woakes 61* West Indies 427 & 5-0: Brathwaite 4*, Powell 1* West Indies trail by 316 runs Scorecard Moeen Ali’s fine counter-attacking innings laid the […]

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England beaten by New Zealand in World Cup final

August 26, 2017 9:03 pm0 comments
England beaten by New Zealand in World Cup final

World Cup final: England v New Zealand England (17) 32 Tries: Penalty (7pts), Thompson 2, Noel-Smith Cons: Scarratt 2 Pens: Scarratt 2 New Zealand (10) 41 Tries: Winiata 2, Natua 3, Smith, Cocksedge Cons: Cocksedge 3 England’s reign as world champions was ended by a magnificent performance from New Zealand […]

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