Liam Livingston leads Lancashire to dramatic last-ball win over Yorkshire

Liam Livingstone hit a superb rapid 79 from just 37 balls as Lancashire went on to beat Roses rivals Yorkshire in a dramatic last-ball Vitality Blast finish. The Red Rose captain hit six sixes in a team total of 176 for two in just 14 overs at Emirates Old Trafford, the match reduced by rain. Lancashire’s Liam Livingston was the star with 79 in their win over Yorkshire in the Vitality Blast England Test captain Joe Root later made an unbeaten 51 off just 22 balls after opener Adam Lyth…

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Rosenborg demand old manager is reinstated ahead of Champions League clash against Celtic

Celtic’s Champions League opponents Rosenborg were last night in the midst of a full-blown crisis after their players demanded the reinstatement of their former manager and his No2. Kare Ingebrigtsen and assistant Erik Hoftun were dismissed on Thursday after the Norwegian champions scraped past Valur of Iceland 3-2 on aggregate to set up a meeting with the Parkhead side. On Friday, the Trondheim club unveiled former academy manager Rini Coolen as their next boss in the hope he can guide them past Brendan Rodgers’ side and into the group stage…

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Lewis Cook nets late winner as Bournemouth end training camp with high-scoring victory over Levante 

Lewis Cook’s late winner helped Bournemouth to a 4-3 win over Levante to end their pre-season training camp on a high.   It took just nine minutes for Emerson Hyndman to open the scoring before Jermain Defoe doubled the score almost immediately, only for Levante to hit back through Roger Marti’s brace and Emanuel Boateng. Bournemouth return to the UK for friendlies at Bristol City and Nottingham Forest before hosting Real Betis and Olympique Marseille ahead of their Premier League opener at home to Cardiff City on August 11. Bournemouth striker…

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The king who’s hungry for success on a plate

Sportsmail’s racing expert Robin Goodfellow dishes out his tips ahead of Friday’s meetings at Market Rasen, Ripon, Newmarket and Haydock.   Lording it: Sumkindofking can reign at Market Rasen according to our tipster  Market Rasen ROBIN GOODFELLOW   1.35 Bal De Rio 2.05 Artful Artist 2.40 Collodi 3.15 Sumkindofking 3.50 Champagne City 4.25 Our Three Sons 5.00 Go West Young Man       GIMCRACK  1.35 Stole The Show 2.05 Mister Universum 2.40 Red Hot Chilly 3.15 Sumkindofking 3.50 Voodoo Doll 4.25 Royal Village 5.00 Old Salt  Ripon ROBIN GOODFELLOW   2.20 Associate Rock  2.55…

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TEE ROOM: Tommy Fleetwood catches the eye with yellow Open brolly

Tommy Fleetwood caught the eye with his brilliant play, but also his bright Open umbrella. Fleetwood sheltered under one of the bright yellow brollies sold in the club shop because he forgot to bring his own. His caddie nipped in the shop and grabbed one. Tommy Fleetwood sheltered from the Scottish rain under a bright yellow umbrella on Friday Fleetwood forgot to bring a brolly of his own so got his caddie to get one from the club shop United we stand Thorbjorn Olesen showed his football allegiance with a…

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Greg Rutherford is jumping on his bike to tackle new challenge

Greg Rutherford already has lab tests in place with British Cycling as he prepares for the next chapter of his sporting career after the long jump. The 31-year-old will bid an emotional farewell to the London Stadium tomorrow as he competes in the Muller Anniversary Games for the final time — six years after his golden role in ‘Super Saturday’ at the 2012 Olympics. While this weekend will give the former Olympic, World and Commonwealth champion the chance to reflect on an incredible athletics career, he is already focused on…

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Four to watch at the Anniversary Games this weekend

 The Muller Anniversary Games returns to the London Stadium this weekend, with some of the rbightest stars in athletics set to compete. Sportsmail takes a look at four track stars set to light up the competition.  Christian Coleman (USA) 100m The 22-year-old sprinter burst on to the scene at London Stadium last year when beating Usain Bolt in the semi-finals. Has already set 60m world record this season. Looking to get back to his best after a hamstring injury.  Kirani James (Grenada) 400m Won his nation’s first, and only, Olympic…

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Luis Suarez, Willian and James Rodriguez make the most of time off

Luis Suarez, Willian and James Rodriguez have all shared images of their time away from football as they continue to soak up the summer sun after the World Cup. The South American trio may have endured differing campaigns in Russia but they all looked delighted to be on holiday rather than in pre-season training. Suarez inspired Uruguay to the quarter-finals where they eventually lost to champions France, Willian and Brazil were beaten by Belgium at the same stage while Rodriguez suffered with injuries and watched from the sidelines as Colombia…

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Antoine Griezmann returns to his hometown of Macon to celebrate France’s World Cup win

Antoine Griezmann was given the biggest welcome of his life when he visited his hometown of Macon on Friday. Griezmann, along with the World Cup trophy, was cheered by 2,000 supporters who had gathered in the main square in the small town in the east of France. The 27-year-old stood with wife, Erika Choperena, and daughter Mia as he saluted the people below him. Antoine Griezmann was welcomed back to his hometown of Macon on Friday afternoon Griezmann held up a replica of the World Cup while holding baby daughter…

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More trouble in Tour de France as fan hurls lit flare at Team Sky riders

The tensions surrounding Team Sky’s continued dominance of the Tour de France increased on Friday after a spectator lobbed a lit flare over them as the race approached the finish. Spewing yellow smoke, the flare appeared to be thrown over Team Sky’s riders, massed on the right-hand side of the peloton around Geraint Thomas in the yellow jersey. The incident came a day after a chaotic finish to the ski station at Alpe d’Huez in which Chris Froome was shoved and spat at by roadside fans and 2014 Tour champion…

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