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What the Kawhi trade means for Raptors, Spurs and NBA

How will Toronto and San Antonio move on? Zach Lowe breaks down the trade and its major implications on all sides.

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NBA players stunned by Raptors trading DeMar DeRozan

DeMar DeRozan expected to be a Raptor for life, so when he was traded on Wednesday, his reaction on Instagram was strong -- as was that of his NBA colleagues.

Leonard trade carries risk for Toronto

Adrian Wojnarowski breaks down the Spurs' trade of Kawhi Leonard and Danny Green to the Raptors for a package that includes DeMar DeRozan.

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Jefferson to DeRozan: You're going to a great place

Richard Jefferson addresses both sides of the Spurs reportedly trading Kawhi Leonard for DeMar DeRozan.

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Raptors rolling the dice with Kawhi

The Get Up! crew examines the risk factors for Toronto in the trade with the Spurs for Kawhi Leonard.

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Alisson Move Close

Liverpool agree record fee for Alisson - sources

Liverpool have agreed a fee with Roma for goalkeeper Alisson, sources have told ESPN FC. The move would nearly double the world record for a goalkeeper, at £67m.

Alisson move is a big boost for Liverpool

The arrival of Alisson Becker at Liverpool would be a statement to their rivals and lift the cloud over the goalkeepers at the club.

'Alisson would make Liverpool contenders'

ESPN FC's Stewart Robson explains why the goalkeeping position is so pivotal for Liverpool's chances at winning the Premier League this season.

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Russia faces up to its future

Now the FIFA circus has left town, what is next for the 2018 hosts? On and off the pitch, Russia can learn from the events of the last five weeks.

Olympian Aly Raisman: 'We have to change the way our society views women'

In her fight to end sexual abuse, the Olympic champion is challenging the very institutions she led to glory.

Carlin Isles: More than fastest man in rugby

The U.S. Eagles superstar wants to win the Rugby World Cup Sevens in San Francsico, but the "fastest man in rugby" has designs also on the Olympic 100m gold medal at the 2020 Games in Tokyo.

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Nigeria

Anthony Joshua's next fight confirmed

Joshua loses cool in 'Big Baby' Miller confrontation

Anthony Joshua was involved in an explosive exchange of words with Jarrell 'Big Baby' Miller during his news conference with Alexander Povetkin in New York.

Joshua talks Wembley, Wilder and fighting the next AJ

Anthony Joshua reaffirms his determination to fight Deontay Wilder, and looks even further into the future.

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Joshua: Povetkin, Wilder all part of my legacy

Anthony Joshua says he remains focused on his goal of unifying the heavyweight division ahead of facing Alexander Povetkin.

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Joshua gets soaked by Wembley sprinkler

Anthony Joshua was ever the professional after getting a drenching from a sprinkler at Wembley stadium.

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Joshua: I've booked Wembley for Wilder

Anthony Joshua says the only opponent he wants to face at Wembley in April 2019 is American Deontay Wilder.

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Joshua fumes at Miller's wind-up about his mum

Anthony Joshua was clearly left fuming when a journalist tells him that Jarrell Miller had said he wants to take the world champion's mum on a date.

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Sri Lanka v South Africa

2nd Test, SSC

Dale Steyn, the greatest fast bowler of the century

A deep dive into numbers from the last 30 years or so reveals that Steyn is among the finest half-dozen quicks to ever play the game

'A draw is as good as winning in subcontinent' - Keshav Maharaj

Keshav Maharaj hopes South Africa bounce back in the second Test versus Sri Lanka

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Shamsi returns to South Africa squad in Sri Lanka

The left-arm wristspinner had left the island earlier in the week for family reasons

Super Rugby

Quarterfinals

Time for Jantjies to put on big boy pants

The Lions flyhalf has a chance over the next three weeks to prove he can stand up when it matters, to be the man to take his side all the way to the Super Rugby title.

FIFA World Cup

Russia 2018 and beyond

World Cup scouting spotlight: Wague, Bentancur, Fernandes

The World Cup made a star out of Kylian Mbappe but what about the under-the-radar talents hoping to impress in Russia? We pick out three that did.

World Cup 2022: What will top teams look like in Qatar?

The 2018 World Cup has only just ended, but it won't be long until national teams begin preparing for 2022. How will the top teams look in Qatar?

Tottenham had a great World Cup but must win a trophy

No Premier League club came close to making the same impression on this year's World Cup as Spurs. But they have to win something this year.

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