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Stewart Cink is taking a break from golf due to his wife's illness

Stewart Cink takes break from golf following wife's diagnosis with breast cancer

Mark Selby claimed his second world title on Monday night

Mark Selby dedicates World Championship win to his late father-in-law

Branislav Ivanovic, left, and Danny Rose, right, battle for the ball during Tottenham's 2-2 draw at Chelsea.

Danny Rose apologises for tunnel melee following Tottenham's draw at Chelsea

Amir Khan, pictured, challenges WBC middleweight champion Saul Alvarez in Las Vegas on Saturday

Virgil Hunter wishes he had always coached WBC middleweight challenger Amir Khan

Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone led his team to a place in the Champions League final with an away goals semi-final success over Bayern Munich

Diego Simeone delighted as his Atletico Madrid side reach Champions League final

Manuel Pellegrini is expecting another tough test against Real Madrid

Manuel Pellegrini: We are not just playing Cristiano Ronaldo

Marouane Fellaini, pictured, and Robert Huth have been charged with violent conduct

Marouane Fellaini and Robert Huth charged by FA

Premier League chief Richard Scudamore said Leicester's success had made mugs of everyone

Leicester title win the greatest sporting story of all time - Richard Scudamore

Claudio Ranieri, centre, has masterminded Leicester's race to their first ever top-flight title

Claudio Ranieri insists he will snub superstar signings despite winning league

Andy Murray, pictured, beat Radek Stepanek in three sets at the Madrid Open (AP)

Andy Murray grinds out three-set win over Radek Stepanek

Sir Dave Brailsford, left, has pledged to speak to the independent review investigating allegations against Shane Sutton, right

Sir Dave Brailsford wants to establish truth in British Cycling bullying claims

Antoine Griezmann's goal decided the tie

Antoine Griezmann fires Atletico Madrid into Champions League final

Andy Murray is one of five top-10 players who will feature at the Aegon Championships in June

Aegon Championships attracts its strongest ever field

Sean Dyche, top, is willing to spend to keep Burnley in the Barclays Premier League

Sean Dyche willing to spend on Burnley's return to Premier League

Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo is set to face Manchester City

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo fit to face Manchester City at the Bernabeu

Briton Stef Reid, pictured, is excited by the debate surrounding fellow amputee long-jumper Markus Rehm

Britain's Stef Reid welcomes debate around use of prosthetic running blades

Rugby league is mourning the death of former Hull KR captain Roger Millward, who is seen lifting the Challenge Cup at Wembley in 1980

Former Hull KR great Roger Millward dies aged 68

Gary Lineker, pictured here in his Leicester days, admitted he got emotional as Chelsea's draw with Tottenham handed the Foxes the Premier League title.

Emotional Gary Lineker struggles to comprehend Leicester title triumph

Roger Federer will not play in the Madrid Open because of a back injury

Roger Federer withdraws from Madrid Open with back problem

Jake Ball picked up three key wickets for Nottinghamshire

Jake Ball shines for Nottinghamshire against Yorkshire to boost England chances

Lewis Hamilton, left, has struggled this season (AP)

Lewis Hamilton angry with "ridiculous" stewards reprimand

Mark Selby is on top of the world in a Leicester double

Selby makes his mark again to seal a glorious manic Monday double for Leicester

Emergency medical staff were amazed James Taylor was able to walk into hospital

James Taylor determined to continue to prove doubters wrong

Anthony Joshua could defend his IBF heavyweight title at the Bird's Nest Stadium in Beijing

Barry Hearn wants to take Anthony Joshua to China to give him global platform

Guus Hiddink, left, ended the title hopes of Mauricio Pochettino, centre, and Tottenham

Claudio Ranieri thanks Guus Hiddink after Chelsea help Leicester secure title

Sean Dyche is hoisted up by his Burnley players as they celebrate promotion

Sean Dyche happy to celebrate Premier League return with service station coffee

Claudio Ranieri is a Premier League winner

Claudio Ranieri "proud" and "happy" at Leicester's magnificent title achievement

Wes Morgan will get his hands on the Premier League trophy after the home clash against Everton on Saturday

Jamie Vardy and Leicester are all having a party as the title is secured

Gary Lineker believes Leicester achieved the impossible

Emotional Gary Lineker struggles to comprehend Leicester title triumph

Chelsea's comeback ended Tottenham's title chances

Leicester crowned Premier League champions after Tottenham lose lead at Chelsea

Mark Selby leads heading into the final session

Mark Selby edges towards second World Championship title

Barry Hearn says snooker's World Championship will remain in Sheffield for another 10 years

World Championship remaining at the Crucible for a further 10 years

Leicester forward Jamie Vardy has been voted 2016 FWA Footballer of the Year

Leicester striker Jamie Vardy wins Football Writers' award

Cristiano Ronaldo could be fit for Real Madrid's semi-final second leg against Manchester City

Cristiano Ronaldo gives Real Madrid a boost ahead of Manchester City second leg

Burnley's Sam Vokes, centre, celebrates scoring his side's winner

Burnley back in the Premier League after Sam Vokes' goal sees off QPR

Adam Voges was hit on the head in a freak accident while fielding

Adam Voges to return to watch Middlesex after concussion

Danny Drinkwater walks dejectedly off the pitch after his red card at Old Trafford

Danny Drinkwater to face no action over response to red card

Manchester City were well beaten at Southampton

Defeat has dented Manchester City's confidence - Kelechi Iheanacho

The Crucible has held the World Championship since 1977

Long-term deal to keep World Championships at Crucible coming "very shortly"

Nico Rosberg eased to another victory (AP)

5 things we learned from the Russian Grand Prix

Ding Junhui fought back in the Crucible final

Ding Junhui fights back at Crucible before Mark Selby delivers midnight blow

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp insists his youngsters have bright futures despite the performance at Swansea

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp optimistic about Reds future despite Swansea setback

Mark Selby took firm command of the Betfred World Championship final but Ding Junhui has fought back.

Ding Junhui recovers to force his way back into World Championship final

Leicester manager Claudio Ranieri's priority on the day they could win the Premier League is a lunch date with his mother

Mum's the word for Leicester manager Claudio Ranieri as the title approaches

Lewis Hamilton, left, is 43 points behind Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg (AP)

Toto Wolff hits back at conspiracy theories over Lewis Hamilton's troubles

Manuel Pellegrini's Manchester City side are three points adrift of third-placed Arsenal

Manuel Pellegrini has no regrets over prioritising Champions League

Mauricio Pochettino's Tottenham face Chelsea on Monday night.

Pochettino hopes Tottenham stability will attract big names

Daniel Sturridge headed off without acknowledging the Liverpool fans after the 3-1 defeat at Swansea

Jurgen Klopp unfazed by Daniel Sturridge failing to acknowledge Liverpool fans

Mark McCall's Saracens side secured a 23-14 win over Newcastle

Mark McCall says experience pays off for Saracens

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