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March 14, 2018 12:28 PM Crystal Palace will consider renaming Selhurst Park to help fund stadium redevelopment

Crystal Palace would consider renaming Selhurst Park to help fund the redevelopment of their stadium, chairman Steve Parish has said. Palace announced plans in December of a new five-storey main stand at their home of 93 years, to increase the capacity from 26,000 to more than 34,000. Should they be granted permission from Croydon Council next month 11

March 13, 2018 8:28 PM England duo Dylan Hartley and Elliot Daly still in contention for final Six Nations game against Ireland

Dylan Hartley and Elliot Daly remain in contention for England's NatWest 6 Nations clash with Ireland at Twickenham on Saturday. Captain Hartley missed last weekend's 22-16 defeat in France with a tight calf, but head coach Eddie Jones expects the hooker to recover in time to take part in the final round of the Championship. British and Irish Lions wing Daly sustained 11

March 9, 2018 12:13 AM Rory McIlroy struggles at Valspar Championship, but Tiger Woods shows more signs of a return to his brilliant best in Florida

Rory McIlroy's Masters preparations suffered another blow as Tiger Woods showed flashes of his brilliant best in the Valspar Championship. McIlroy's only birdie in an opening 74 came courtesy of holing a bunker shot on the seventh, his 16th hole of the day, while two bogeys and a clumsy double-bogey seven on the fifth left him three over par. That was seven 13

February 22, 2018 12:18 AM Just one Australian beach in world top 25

Australia may be famed for its stunning coastline and surf culture, but when it comes to the world's top 25 beaches only one of ours has made the cut. Beautiful beaches in the Caribbean, South America and Europe seemed to impress travellers most in 2018, as reflected in TripAdvisor's Traveler's Choice Awards, with Sydney's Manly Beach coming in at a lowly 2

February 21, 2018 3:52 PM Decision on Hulton Park Estate Ryder Cup golf course plans postponed

A DECISION on the future of the Hulton Park Estate has been postponed. Councillors were due to meet on March 1 and vote on whether property giant Peel Holdings can build a championship golf course and more than 1,000 homes on the historic site. Town hall bosses say the postponement has been agreed in order to ‘enable full consideration’ of the hundreds 11

February 16, 2018 12:29 PM Alexandra Burke to star in West End return of Chess

Alexandra Burke and Michael Ball will star in the first West End production of Chess since 1986, it has been announced. The new staging of the show by Abba’s Benny Andersson and Bjorn Ulvaeus with Tim Rice will also star Mike And The Mechanics singer Tim Howar. The musical tells a story of love and political intrigue, set against the background of the Cold War in the late 1970s and early 15

February 15, 2018 1:49 AM McLaughlin over Supercars pain

Scott McLaughlin says he hasn't stewed on last year's agonising end to the Supercars season after losing the championship in an unbelievable final race. Rather than feel sorry for himself about letting a maiden championship slip in most sensational fashion, the Shell V-Power Racing driver became engaged in New York to American partner Karly Paone and has put a positive 2

February 13, 2018 11:33 AM Move over Angelina Jolie, meet Anastasia Bryzgalova: Stunning pics of Russian curler spark meltdown

Fans are gushing about Bryzgalova's striking stare by comparing her to Angeline Jolie and Megan Fox. Suddenly the sport of Curling has garnered a newfound interest, thanks to a certain Anastasia Bryzgalova, the "gorgeous" Russian curler who is taking the Winter Olympics by a storm with each of her new moves. The 25-year-old athlete already has a world 16

February 2, 2018 8:46 PM Burnley midfielder Freddie Ulvestad joins Swedish side Djurgarden after making just 10 appearances for Clarets

Freddie Ulvestad has left Burnley to join Swedish club Djurgarden on a three-year deal. Ulvestad, 25, made only 10 senior appearances for the Clarets since joining from Norwegian club Aalesund in March 2015. The midfielder spent last season on loan at Charlton but can now look forward to European football with Djurgarden, who finished third in the Swedish 14

February 1, 2018 5:54 AM Van Marwijk praises Cahill's Millwall move

He won't speculate on World Cup selections, but new Socceroos coach Bert van Marwijk says Tim Cahill's return to Millwall is a "very good signal". In a promising sign for Cahill's aspirations to appear at a fourth tournament, van Marwijk praised the 38-year-old's bold decision to leave A-League side Melbourne City and sign with the English Championship 3