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Leon Smith, pictured, was in Andy Murray's box for his five-set wins over Radek Stepanek and Mathias Bourgue

Leon Smith: Andy Murray strong form a factor in French Open struggles

Romelu Lukaku has a desire to leave Everton to further his career

Everton striker Romelu Lukaku: "I have to make a good career choice"

Rafa Benitez will remain at Newcastle

Benitez eyes instant Premier League return after agreeing Newcastle stay

Cristiano Ronaldo wants to see the glory days return to Old Trafford

Cristiano Ronaldo sticks with Real Madrid - but thinks Mourinho can lift Man Utd

Jules Bianchi died in July 2015 after crashing at the Japanese Grand Prix nine months earlier

Family of Jules Bianchi launches legal action against FIA over fatal crash

Aljaz Bedene is through to the third round of the French Open

Aljaz Bedene wins in five sets to set up probable meeting with Novak Djokovic

Jenson Button's McLaren was struck by a drain cover during practice for Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix

Drain cover causes problems in practice for Monaco Grand Prix

Chris Woakes will win his seventh Test cap at Durham on Friday

Chris Woakes named in England team as Ben Stokes' replacement

Zlatan Ibrahimovic is out of contract at Paris St Germain

Zlatan Ibrahimovic would welcome Jose Mourinho reunion

Former captain James Horwill is back in the Australia squad

James Horwill recalled to Australia squad ahead of Test series against England

Former England rugby union head coach Stuart Lancaster has been named on the expert panel for the independent review into British Cycling

Stuart Lancaster on panel to review British Cycling

Heather Watson went down 6-1 6-3 in an hour and 12 minutes.

Heather Watson and Kyle Edmund bow out of French Open

Jose Mourinho is close to being appointed Manchester United boss

Image rights complicate deal as Mourinho edges closer to United appointment

Rafa Benitez will lead Newcastle's bid for promotion back to the Premier League

Rafael Benitez to lead Newcastle fight for promotion after signing new deal

Andy Murray, pictured, needed five sets to see off Mathias Bourgue

Andy Murray 'lost his way' before another five-set comeback in French Open

Nick Compton is determined to do it his way as he tries to re-establish his Test career

Nick Compton knows importance of Durham as Test future hangs in the balance

Lewis Hamilton, pictured, has spoken to Nico Rosberg following their spectacular crash in Spain

Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg clear the air after Spanish Grand Prix crash

Arsenal have agreed to sign Granit Xhaka

Leadership comes naturally to Arsenal new-boy Granit Xhaka

Eric Dier has emerged as a key figure for England

England must show intelligent edge at Euros - Dier

England trained ahead of their friendly with Australia

Daniel Sturridge and Gary Cahill miss England training

Kyle Edmund, pictured, lost to John Isner in the second round of the French Open

Kyle Edmund has no answer to power of John Isner

Heather Watson, pictured, lost in the second round of the French Open to Svetlana Kuznetsova (AP)

Heather Watson loses in French Open second round to Svetlana Kuznetsova

Exeter's Thomas Waldrom will miss the Aviva Premiership final against Saracens.

Exeter back-rower Thomas Waldrom ruled out of Aviva Premiership final

Ahmed Musa remains a target for Leicester

CSKA Moscow confirm Leicester's renewed interest in Ahmed Musa

Marwan Koukash is delighted his appeal will be heard by Sport Resolutions (UK)

Salford appeal against points deduction to be heard by independent body

Scotland's Russell Knox believes he can secure a Ryder Cup debut in 2016

Russell Knox confident of making Ryder Cup debut later this year

Nick Compton made a duck at Headingley

We've got to build on first Test - England batsman Nick Compton

The face of anti-doping in Russia has changed.

Russians put a brave face on seeing their train in the hands of foreign drivers

Exeter scrum-half Will Chudley, left, is free to play in Saturday's Aviva Premiership final against Saracens

Will Chudley cleared to play in Premiership final

Claudio Ranieri's first priority is to avoid relegation with Leicester next season

Avoiding relegation next term is the main aim for Leicester boss Claudio Ranieri

Paul Scholes earned 66 caps for England between 1997 and 2004

Paul Scholes 'really excited' about England's chances at Euro 2016

Goalkeeper Loris Karius has joined Liverpool

Loris Karius targets Simon Mignolet after joining Liverpool from Mainz

Ryan Giggs worked as Louis van Gaal's assistant at Manchester United.

Robbie Savage reckons it is time for Ryan Giggs to leave Manchester United

Jose Mourinho is close to agreeing personal terms with Manchester United

Manchester United continue talks to bring Jose Mourinho to Old Trafford

Andy Murray, pictured, recovered from two sets down to beat Radek Stepanek in the first round of the French Open (AP)

Andy Murray plays down acrimonious split with former coach Amelie Mauresmo

England's Ben Stokes suffered a cartilage tear in his left knee

Ben Stokes 'devastated' to miss Sri Lanka series after undergoing knee op

Vitaly Mutko says the IAAF has no grounds not to restore the Russia team for Rio

Russian sports minister Vitaly Mutko urges IAAF to lift ban for Rio Olympics

Lee Westwood admits he suffered from self doubt before finishing second in the Masters

Lee Westwood happy to be back in form after doubts about his game

Johanna Konta was unable to create more positive grand slam headlines at the French Open

Aljaz Bedene progresses but Johanna Konta and Laura Robson exit at French Open

Chris Ashton has scored 10 tries in eight matches since completing a 10-week ban

Chris Ashton still has international future insists Saracens' Mark McCall

Finn Russell suffered a bad head injury during Glasgow's play-off clash

Scotland stand-off Finn Russell ruled out of summer tour of Japan

Rory McIlroy claimed his maiden victory of 2016 at the Irish Open last weekend

Rory McIlroy may withdraw from Rio Olympics over Zika virus concerns

Former Burnley midfielder Joey Barton has signed a two-year deal with Rangers

Joey Barton seduced by Rangers' history and tradition

Great Britain's Johanna Konta was beaten in the first round of the French Open

Johanna Konta suffers straight-sets defeat in French Open first round

Laura Robson, pictured, was beaten in the first round of the French Open by Andrea Petkovic

Laura Robson's struggles continue with French Open first-round knockout

Aljaz Bedene is through to the second round of the French Open for the first time

Aljaz Bedene through to French Open second round

Angelique Kerber's stay at the French Open was short lived

Angelique Kerber loses in French Open first round

Sol Campbell, right, played 73 times for England

Sol Campbell opens the door to another approach to help England's leaky defence

Chris Eubank Jnr is the British middleweight champion

Chris Eubank Jnr offers title belt to Nick Blackwell as gesture of goodwill

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