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Vinny Papale, the son of Philadelphia Eagles legend Vince Papale, will get a tryout with his dad’s former team. NFL Network’s Mike Garafolo reports that the former Delaware wide receiver will participate in the Eagles’ local prospect day on April 17. All 32 clubs are allowed to host their own pro day for local prospective…

Tyson Fury survived two knockdowns in an enthralling draw with WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder in DecemberBritain’s former world champion Tyson Fury will face German heavyweight Tom Schwarz in Las Vegas on 15 June.Fury, 29, will be fighting for the first time since signing a lucrative deal with US broadcaster ESPN worth a reported £80m…

Serena Williams won her first Miami Open in 2002Eight-time champion Serena Williams has withdrawn from the Miami Open because of a knee injury.American Williams reached round three on Friday with victory over Sweden’s Rebecca Peterson, only the seventh match she has completed in 2019.The 23-time Grand Slam winner was set to face Wang Qiang in…

David McGoldrick reacts to a missed chance on a frustrating evening for the Republic of IrelandMick McCarthy’s second spell as Republic of Ireland manager began with a laboured victory against Gibraltar in their opening Euro 2020 qualifier.Jeff Hendrick’s low 49th-minute shot secured victory at the Victoria Stadium, but the visitors struggled to convert dominance into…

Dan Evans is the current world number 97British number three Dan Evans was knocked out in the Miami Open second round as Denis Shapovalov recovered from going a set down to progress.Evans, the world number 97, took the opening set 6-4 before the 20th seeded Canadian stormed the second 6-1.The 19-year-old then saved two break…

Australia lock Will Skelton scored two of Saracens’ three tries after half-timeGallagher PremiershipSaracens (6) 27Tries: Burger, Skelton 2 Cons: Lozowski, Tompkins 2 Pens: Lozowski 2Harlequins (17) 20Tries: Smith, Care Cons: Smith 2 Pens: Smith 2Saracens overturned an 11-point deficit to beat London rivals Harlequins and take a big step towards securing a home Premiership play-off…

Raheem Sterling has scored five goals in his past three England gamesEngland’s years of living down to expectations are over – now the difficult part will be keeping a lid on the rising hopes and anticipation surrounding Gareth Southgate’s exciting young side.The euphoria of a surprise run to the World Cup semi-finals in Russia was…