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Hull captain Gareth Ellis is back in the Dream Team after an eight-year absence

Hull and Warrington provide bulk of 2016 Super League team of the year

Lewis Hamilton has admitted he is unsure whether he will be able to wrestle the title momentum back from Nico Rosberg

Lewis Hamilton unsure if he will be able to reclaim momentum in title race

Andy North, left, was vice-captain to Tom Watson for the defeat at Gleneagles in 2014

Andy North expects Darren Clarke to send his Ryder Cup rookies out before Sunday

Tyson Fury at Manchester Arena on Saturday evening

Tyson Fury "seeking help" because of "witch-hunt" against him - trainer

Winston Reid (front right) struggled as West Ham were thumped 3-0 by Southampton

Winston Reid admits Southampton worked harder than West Ham during 3-0 defeat

Rory McIlroy clinched the Tour Championship and the FedEx Cup title (AP)

Rory McIlroy secures huge payday with Tour Championship and FedEx Cup glory

Tributes have poured in after the death of Arnold Palmer aged 87

Jack Nicklaus: Arnold Palmer transcended game of golf and I'll miss him greatly

Arnold Palmer has died at the age of 87

Tributes pour in for 'the King' Arnold Palmer following death at age of 87

Manager Francesco Guidolin is to be given time to shift Swansea's momentum after a poor sequence of results

Swansea planning to give Francesco Guidolin time to improve club's fortunes

Mike Ford has joined the Toulon coaching staff.

Ex-Bath boss Mike Ford joins Toulon coaching team

Jamie Vardy fears he will always be remembered for the racism storm

Jamie Vardy fears racism storm has left 'permanent stain' against his name

Castleford Tigers' Denny Solomona is a record-breaker

Denny Solomona enjoys a record-breaking afternoon as Castleford see off Widnes

Weller Hauraki scored two first-half tries to put Salford on their way to victory

Salford see off Batley to tee-up crucial Hull KR clash

Raheem Sterling, pictured, is enjoying life at Manchester City under manager Pep Guardiola

Raheem Sterling steeled for a tough month ahead for Manchester City

Manchester City celebrate after Toni Duggan, centre, made it 2-0

Manchester City clinch Women's Super League title

Sergio Aguero scored twice as Manchester City sustained their 100 per cent start to the new Premier League season

5 things we learned from the Premier League weekend

Manchester City midfielder Kevin De Bruyne suffered an injury in the Premier League win at Swansea

Kevin De Bruyne facing a month out with hamstring injury - reports

Sir Bradley Wiggins has given his side of the story

Sir Bradley Wiggins denies trying to gain an advantage with triamcinolone use

Slaven Bilic and West Ham endured another difficult afternoon at the London Stadium

Slaven Bilic admits West Ham are hurting as Mark Noble calls slump 'laughable'

Manu Tuilagi faces missing England's autumn Tests with a groin problem

Blow for Leicester and England as Manu Tuilagi faces groin injury lay-off

Wayne Rooney started the Leicester game on the bench

Chris Smalling backs "main man" Wayne Rooney to start firing again

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola is already closing in on records with the Premier League club

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola taking things one game at a time

Harlequins' Joe Marler goes off after being knocked out against Saracens

John Kingston hails replacements after Harlequins beat Saracens

Johanna Konta is in the hunt for a spot at the end-of-season finals in Singapore

Johanna Konta's focus remains on one game at a time

Svetlana Kuznetsova came through her opening match at the Wuhan Open after Belinda Bencic retired

Svetlana Kuznetsova advances in Wuhan after Belinda Bencic retirement

Anthony Crolla, pictured right, was well beaten by Jorge Linares at Manchester Arena

Jorge Linares defeats Anthony Crolla on points to secure WBA lightweight title

Antonio Conte has urged his Chelsea players to live up to their reputations

Antonio Conte tells his Chelsea players to start living up to their reputations

Steve Cook, right, hopes Bournemouth can build on their home win over Everton

Steve Cook hoping Bournemouth can build on Everton scalp

Tottenham's Son Heung-min is getting in the groove

Tottenham's Son Heung-min settling in to life in English football

Crystal Palace smashed their club record to bring in Christian Benteke

Steve Parish believes a second Premier League could be an option

New Zealand captain Kane Williamson, pictured, figured in a century stand

Kane Williamson and Tom Latham enjoy century stand to lift New Zealand in Kanpur

Saracens' Chris Ashton has been banned for 13 weeks

Saracens decide against appealing Chris Ashton's 13-week biting ban

Serena Williams has pulled out of two tournaments in China because of injury

Serena Williams withdraws from Wuhan and Beijing events due to shoulder problems

Swansea winger Nathan Dyer is set to be sidelined until mid-November after undergoing ankle surgery

Nathan Dyer faces two months on sidelines after ankle surgery

Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill has signed a new contract

Republic of Ireland boss Martin O'Neill signs new contract

England's Jack Clifford has been ruled out for 10 weeks by ankle surgery

Ankle surgery rules Jack Clifford out of England's autumn campaign

Eric Dier, left, was taken off against Sunderland with a hamstring problem

Tottenham's Mousa Dembele and Eric Dier could miss Middlesbrough clash

Jose Mourinho, right, has clashed with Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger, left, on several occasions

Arsene Wenger shrugs off claim Jose Mourinho wanted to 'break his face'

Claudio Ranieri's Leicester side face Manchester United on Saturday

Claudio Ranieri wouldn't change Leicester front line for anyone

Brian McDermott has overseen his toughest year in rugby league

Leeds coach Brian McDermott reflects on his 'toughest year in rugby league'

Jimmy Keinhorst scored two tries in the first half

Leeds end on a high against Leigh

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho and Leicester boss Claudio Ranieri, right, will lock horns again this weekend

There is no bad blood between Mourinho and I, insists Ranieri

Tim Bresnan's century put Yorkshire in a strong position

Tim Bresnan: Title showdown is like a boxing match

Chris Ashton has been banned for 13 weeks for biting

Bite-mark photographs prove 'helpful to the panel' in Chris Ashton disciplinary

Jack Grealish has scored twice in eight games for Aston Villa this season

Roberto Di Matteo tells under-investigation Jack Grealish to grow up

Tottenham's Danny Rose has signed a new contract

Danny Rose keen to become 'old man' at Tottenham after signing new deal

Jonathan Trott resumed his career, with England and Warwickshire, after his stress-related illness in 2013-14

Vaughan denies management company role influenced his comments as a pundit

Andy Murray, pictured, could face Milos Raonic in the first round of the Davis Cup in February

Great Britain facing trip to Canada for Davis Cup opening round tie

Wayne Rooney insists he does not listen to his critics

Wayne Rooney remains focused as he vows to shut out his critics

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