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Showing Wednesday 14 June, 6.30pm: The World Cup of Pool

The World Cup of Pool breaks off as 32 two-man teams from around the world battle it out for the $60,000 top prize at the York Hall in London.

There are six matches per day, with three in the afternoon session and three in the evening and all first and second round matches are a race to eight racks and you’ll be able to watch the action

Teams include defending champions, Ko Pin Yi and Chang Yu Lung of Chinese Taipei, as well as former World Pool Champion Wu Jiaqing who shocked the pool world winning as a 16-year-old in 2005. He teams up Dang Jinhu to represent China.


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Showing 2 Jun, 7pm: World Cup of Darts

THE Betway World Cup of Darts first round concludes on Friday with the remaining eight matches at the Eissporthalle in Frankfurt.

The £300,000 tournament began with the first eight games from round one on Thursday, with the teams in the bottom half of the draw entering the action on Friday night.

Reigning champions England and former winners Netherlands enter the action on Friday, with the two debut nations, Brazil and Switzerland, meeting in their first World Cup matches.


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Showing Wednesday 17 May, 8.00pm: Juventus v Lazio, The Coppa Italia Final

Juventus can claim the first title of a possible domestic and European treble when they face Lazio in the Coppa Italia final in Rome on Wednesday.

Juve need one win from their final two matches to secure a sixth consecutive Serie A title, despite having lost 3-1 to closest rivals Roma on Sunday.

They play Real Madrid in the Champions League final in Cardiff on 3 June.

And victory over Lazio, fourth in the league, would secure the Italian Cup for a third successive year.

The match – to be held at the Stadio Olimpico, Lazio’s home ground but technically a neutral venue – is a repeat of the 2015 final, when Juve won 2-1 after extra-time.

Source: BBC Sport

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Showing Tuesday 16 May, 8pm: Manchester City v West Bromwich Albion

John Stones is in contention for Manchester City after recovering from a muscle problem and could make his first appearance since 8 April.

Fabian Delph is set to miss City’s last two games because of a leg injury.

West Brom are likely to be without influential defender Gareth McAuley, who was substituted with a thigh injury during Friday’s defeat by Chelsea.

Hal Robson-Kanu may again only be fit enough for a place on the bench after a recent hamstring injury.

Matt Phillips remains sidelined by a similar problem.

Source: BBC Sport

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Showing Monday, 15 MAY 2017 at 8pm: Chelsea vs. Watford

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has a full squad at his disposal for the club’s first game as league champions.

N’Golo Kante could return to the side having sat out the last two matches, while John Terry and Michy Batshuayi may also start.

Watford are set to be without defender Christian Kabasele, who injured his hamstring against Everton.

Tom Cleverley returns to the squad having been ineligible for Friday’s defeat against the Toffees.

Source: BBC Sport

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Showing 7.45PM, Wednesday 3rd May: Monaco vs Juventus

Monaco’s young stars will “feel indestructible” when they face Juventus in the Champions League semi-final, but Juve keeper Gianluigi Buffon says the Italian side’s experience will be key.

Monaco stunned both Manchester City and Borussia Dortmund to reach the last four with some vibrant attacking play.

Buffon, 39, said: “They have youth and the insouciance that comes with it.

“But I think over the two matches, 180 minutes, experience will play into our hands.”

Monaco’s 18-year-old forward Kylian Mbappe has caught the eye of top European clubs with a run of five goals in four knockout matches against City and Dortmund, and Leonardo Jardim’s free-scoring team have scored 95 goals in 34 league games so far.

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Showing 12:30PM, Saturday 28th January: Liverpool Vs Wolverhampton Wanderers

Liverpool and Wolverhampton Wanderers will play against each other in the FA Cup 4th round in an early kick off on Saturday at Anfield.

Liverpool have been hunted since the beginning of the year 2017, having managed just 1 win in all competitions. Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool have drawn 3 of their 7 games this year and lost 3 times. This record have pushed them down to 4th place in the league table and keeping them 10 points behind leaders Chelsea. They will aim to win this game at Anfield and move into the 5th round of the competition.

Meanwhile, Wolves haven’t been in the best of form, they are currently 18th in the Championship table with 32 points. They will enter this game from a 3-1 defeat to Norwich City last weekend.

Wolves entered the 4th round of the FA Cup after a convincing 0-2 win against Premier League side Stoke City at Britannia Stadium. This time they are facing bigger threat and will need to put in more effort to achieve another win.


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Showing 8:05PM, Thursday 8th December: Southampton vs Hapoel Beer Sheva

The two Europa League debutants Southampton and Hapoel Be’er Sheva face-off at the St. Mary’s Stadium for a place in the first knock-out round of the competitions.

The group has been already won by Sparta Prague with 12 points, while Be’er Sheva and Southampton are second and third respectively with 7 points. While Inter Milan are eliminated after managing just 3 points from their 5 matches so far.

Hapoel Beer Sheva are only ahead of Southampton on the basis of a 0-0 draw in the first leg clash between the two on matchday 2. A draw by any score-line will certainly sent the Israeli outfit through, while Southampton must win to progress.

The Saints have won both their home fixtures in the group stage, 3-0 against Sparta on matchday 1 followed by a 2-1 win against Inter Milan. While they are win-less away from home. Beer Sheva on the other hand started the tournament with a 2-0 surprise win away at Inter Milan. They defeat the same side again on matchday 5, when they came back from 2 goals down to earn a priceless 3-2 win.

The first leg clash at the Turner Stadium on matchday 2 is the lone meeting between the two sides. Neither Southampton nor Hapoel Be’er Sheva had previously met clubs from their opponent’s country.

Clubs from England and Israel have met on 17 fixtures in the history of UEFA competitions. The English clubs dominated those fixtures bagging 11 wins and 4 draws and were beaten only twice 2 defeats. An Israeli club had never won in English soil with the 8 fixtures ending in 2 draws and 6 defeats

Source: League Lane

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Showing 7.45, 11.11.16: World Cup Qualifier – England vs Scotland

Wayne Rooney will captain England in the World Cup qualifier against Scotland at Wembley on Friday.

The Manchester United forward was dropped for the 0-0 draw in Slovenia last month.

Scotland striker Steven Fletcher is a doubt after injuring a knee, but midfielder Scott Brown is expected to recover from a dead leg.

England are top of Group F with seven points from their three games, three ahead of fourth-placed Scotland.

On 31-year-old Rooney, England interim manager Gareth Southgate said: “He’s in a better place than for the last get-together in terms of sharpness and confidence.

“He’s an experienced player for a game like this and there is no hesitation to be playing him.”

Southgate said Arsenal forward Theo Walcott may “disappear off at any time” as his wife is pregnant.

Tottenham striker Harry Kane will be carefully assessed after ending a seven-week lay-off because of an ankle injury by scoring in Sunday’s 1-1 draw at Arsenal.

“The first thing we have to do with Harry is check how he is,” said Southgate. “It was great to see him back scoring and with a smile on his face at the end of the game.”

Source: BBC Sport

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Showing 6:30pm, 30 October: Mexican Grand Prix

Mercedes boss Toto Wolff claims his relationship with former team principal Ross Brawn remains “intact” after comments emerged in the latter’s new book.

Wolff also insists that Mercedes have a responsibility not to let team strategy decisions influence the title race between Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg.

Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo described his final qualifying session for Sunday’s Mexican Grand Prix as “horrendous” after he finished fourth behind team-mate Max Verstappen.

Source: BBC Sport

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