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Naomi Broady to face Jil Teichmann as US Open qualifying draw is made

Naomi Broady will begin her quest to make the main draw at the US Open with a first-round qualifying clash with Jil Teichmann.

Marcos Rojo suffered his injury in April (David Davies/Empics)

Manchester United defender Marcos Rojo back in training

Marcos Rojo trained with Manchester United on Tuesday as he continues his recovery from knee ligament damage, while two other first-team players also gave manager Jose Mourinho a boost.

Alan Shearer is the Premier League's all-time leading goalscorer with 260 (Owen Humphreys/PA)

The Premier League’s all-time leading goalscorers

Wayne Rooney on Monday joined Alan Shearer in a small club of only two players to have scored 200 Premier League goals.

Anthony Martial tips Paul Pogba to win Ballon d'Or in next five years (Nick Potts/PA)

Anthony Martial tips Paul Pogba to win Ballon d’Or in next five years

Anthony Martial is convinced that his Manchester United team-mate Paul Pogba is a future Ballon d’Or winner.

The pair will enter the ring in Las Vegas (Scott Heavey/PA)

Floyd Mayweather v Conor McGregor Q&A

Floyd Mayweather looks to improve an immaculate professional record to 50-0 in the early hours of Sunday morning (UK time) when he takes on UFC superstar Conor McGregor.

Floyd Mayweather finally meets Conor McGregor on Saturday night (John Locher/AP)

Eubank Jnr says Mayweather wants to go out with a bang

Conor McGregor has been warned he will face the same Floyd Mayweather who so impressively eased to victory over Manny Pacquiao when they fight on Saturday night – and someone who is determined to “go out with a bang”.

PSG want to partner Monaco striker Kylian Mbappe with Neymar (John Walton/Empics)

Football rumours from the media

What the papers say As if Paris St Germain were not already dominating the headlines during this window, they could be closing in on another sensational transfer swoop, according to Sky Italia.

Neymar is enjoying life in Paris (Kamil Zihnioglu/AP)

Neymar launches broadside at Barcelona directors

Neymar has launched a stinging attack on the Barcelona board, saying his former club deserve much better.

Wayne Rooney celebrates his 200th Premier League, Everton's opener against Manchester City (Richard Sellers/Empics)

Wayne Rooney follows goal against Manchester City with Twitter quip

He may have left Manchester United but Wayne Rooney continues to push the buttons of Manchester City fans – both on the pitch and online

Geoffrey Boycott played for Yorkshire and England (Mike Egerton/PA)

Geoffrey Boycott to continue on TMS after apologising for ‘unacceptable’ comment

Geoffrey Boycott will continue as a BBC Test Match Special pundit after offering an unreserved apology for an alleged racist comment.

Kimi Raikkonen will race with Ferrari next season (David Davies/PA)

Kimi Raikkonen will race with Ferrari in 2018

Kimi Raikkonen has signed a new contract to remain with Ferrari next season.

Neymar has swapped Spain for France (Kamil Zihnioglu/AP)

Barcelona taking action against Neymar over world-record move to PSG

Barcelona are pursuing damages from Neymar for what they allege to be a “breach of contract”.

Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez is finding life tough back in the Premier League (Anthony Devlin/PA)

Newcastle manager Rafael Benitez wants wins to lift the gloom on Tyneside

Rafael Benitez has insisted he will be a happy man once Newcastle start winning.

Sir Stanley Matthews' £5-a-week Stoke City contract has been bought by fan for £4,000 (PA Archive)

Sir Stanley Matthews’ £5-a-week Stoke City contract bought by fan for £4,000

A buyer has forked out more than £4,000 at auction for Sir Stanley Matthews’ first professional Stoke City contract.

Saracens have won back-to-back Champions Cup titles (Mike Egerton/PA)

Saracens launch bid for Champions Cup hat-trick against Northampton

Saracens will launch their bid for a third successive Champions Cup title by facing Premiership rivals Northampton Saints at Franklin’s Gardens.

Tuesday's publication of hacked data was the Fancy Bears' first disclosure in football (Mike Egerton/PA)

Football Association looking into Fancy Bears data hack

The Football Association is working to discover the extent of the Fancy Bears hack which made revelations about football’s anti-doping procedures.

Chris Froome retains Vuelta a Espana lead as Matteo Trentin wins stage four (Adam Davy/PA)

Chris Froome retains Vuelta a Espana lead as Matteo Trentin wins stage four

Great Britain’s Chris Froome retained his slim lead at the Vuelta a Espana as Matteo Trentin became the 100th rider to win at least one stage in all three Grand Tours.

Eni Aluko last year made a series of allegations to the FA (Steven Paston/Empics)

PFA calls for ‘open, transparent and independent’ probe into Aluko controversy

Eni Aluko has been offered the full support of the Professional Footballers’ Association and her club Chelsea as calls mount for a fresh independent investigation into how her grievances were handled by the Football Association.

Wayne Rooney and Alan Shearer are the only players to score 200 Premier League goals (Richard Sellers/EMPICS Sport)

Rooney scores 200th Premier League goal

Wayne Rooney became just the second player to rack up 200 Premier League goals by opening the scoring for Everton at Manchester City.

Raheem Sterling rescued a point for Manchester City at home to Everton (Nick Potts/PA)

Rooney reaches landmark but Sterling denies Everton

Wayne Rooney scored his 200th Premier League goal but Raheem Sterling came off the bench to snatch a 1-1 draw for Manchester City against Everton.

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