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Scottish Premiership: Every club’s season assessed as the

Ahead of the return of the Scottish Premiership, Sky Sports assesses who has earned top marks so far, who needs to do more and who have been the star men? Aberdeen 7/10 Image: Aberdeen’s Bojan Miovski has scored 11 Premiership goals Jim Goodwin’s side have made a reasonably strong start to the season after the […]

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Henman and Rusedski disagree on Nadal retirement as 2023 fate assessed

“I reckon Rafa, if I had to sort of put a time frame on it, I would think Rafa’s got a good 18 months left. I think certainly a full schedule next year, will be be around Roland Garros in 2024? You know, there’s a chance. With that type of attitude, that work ethic, I […]

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Roger Federer’s decision to retire alongside Nadal assessed by Murray

Andy Murray has given his verdict on Roger Federer’s farewell at the Laver Cup. The Brit is making his debut at the tournament in what is the first and last time that all of the Big Four will play on the same team as Federer will retire following his doubles match with Rafael Nadal on […]

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World

Xi Jinping’s Taiwan invasion plan torn up as Beijing’s navy assessed: ‘Massacre for China’

Tensions in Asia soared this week as US speaker Nancy Pelosi visited Taiwan, triggering several live-fire military drills from China. Ms Pelosi made the journey as part of her tour of Asia despite numerous warnings from China to avoid the island. Even those in the US, including President Joe Biden, suggested that the visit may […]

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Novak Djokovic has bleak US Open chances assessed after being ‘terrorised’ by critics

Novak Djokovic’s coach Goran Ivanisevic has suggested that the Serb is highly unlikely to compete at this year’s US Open due to the country’s strict entry requirements with regards to those who have not yet been vaccinated against COVID-19. Djokovic recently won his latest Grand Slam title at Wimbledon but has endured a turbulent year […]

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UK

Birmingham fire: Four casualties assessed after ‘severe fire’ in Smethwick

England’s second largest fire and rescue service revealed firefighters from at least four stations have been called to deal with an incident in the city. Fire crews from Smethwick, Ladywood, Handsworth and Woodgate assembled in response to what WMFR described as a “severe fire”. The incident reportedly took place on Bearwood Road, Smethwick. Four casualties […]

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Manchester United 4-0 Liverpool: Erik ten Hag’s debut assessed

After Manchester United thrashed rivals Liverpool 4-0 in Bangkok, Sky Sports analyses Erik ten Hag’s debut, how his players adapted to his methods, and what the performance said about the season ahead… Ten Hag methods already bearing fruit Even before Manchester United’s three-goal first-half flurry, it was clear the tenets Erik ten Hag had been […]

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Celebrities

Ezra Miller ‘needs our empathy not our judgement’ as actor’s myriad scandals assessed

“Adversity, in general, sells. Press limits are being pushed even further, privacy is a thing of the past, and once your anonymity is gone, it’s gone forever.  “Producing negative press is all about generating income no matter who gets hurt in the process. And, if the person in question is triggered so much, the better […]

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World

Putin’s troops ‘just goofs’ as Russia’s military brutally assessed by Ukrainian soldiers

The US has warned that Russia still wants to take the whole of Ukraine despite failing to do so in the early stages of its war. President Vladimir Putin initially focused much of his military efforts on taking major cities such as the capital Kyiv and Kharkiv. But Ukraine’s valiant fightback forced Russia to instead […]

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Championship end-of-season grades: All 24 clubs assessed after the 2021/22 campaign

Nottingham Forest’s play-off win over Huddersfield on Sunday May 29 brought down the curtain on another Championship season. Sky Sports hands out grades to all 24 clubs… Barnsley – F Image: Poya Asbaghi left Barnsley following their relegation to Sky Bet League One Things can change quickly in football. Just 12 months ago, Barnsley reached […]