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Whitewash denied at Australia Day

Australia 197 for 7 (Head 96, Rashid 3-49) beat England 196 (Woakes 78, Cummins 4-24, Tye 3-33, Hazlewood 3-39) by three wickets

Photo: Nic Redhead @ wikimedia commons & Ben Sutherland @ wikimedia commons

A tale of two teams

The test team took a thumping in the Ashes while the ODI squad won their series in just three matches

Photo: Кирилл Венедиктов @ wikimedia commons

Where will Alexis Sánchez fit in at United?

The Chilean winger has departed Arsenal in a swap deal for Henrikh Mkhitaryan, but how will José Mourinho use him?

Photo: RichardJames1990 @ flickr

Top 10 British Sportswomen of 2017

2017 was a fantastic year for British women in sports

Photo: Yellow Jersey

Manchester student wins nationwide triathlon scholarship

Laura Rose Smith spoke with Head Sports Editor Sam Cooper about her success and hopes to increase the popularity of the sport at UoM.

Photo: Antoine Dellenbach @flickr

Do we care more about transfers than the actual game?

The transfer hype machine has reared its head once more in this winter market.

Picture by Alex Broadway/ - 27/01/17 - Cycling - 2017 HSBC UK National Track Championships 2017 - Day One - HSBC UK National Cycling Centre, Manchester, United Kingdom - Katie Archibald of Team WNT competes in the Women's Individual Pursuit Gold Medal Final.

National Track Championships 2018 Preview

The finest British cyclists return to Manchester to compete for the iconic red, white and blue jerseys and you have the chance to win tickets.

Photo: Christine Johnstone @geograph

Sporting events coming up in Manchester

Back in Manchester and need a sport fix? Well look no further


Mohamed El Shorbagy wins five game thriller against his brother to secure first PSA World Championship

Mohamed El Shorbagy and Raheem El Welily were the big winners on Sunday night in the Manchester Central Convention Complex

Photo: Mertie @ Flickr

England lose again, but better

Australia 8 for 442 declared beat England 227 and 233 by 120 runs

Photo: Matt Janzer @wikimedia commons

Shaw excellent for Manchester United against CSKA Moscow

Luke Shaw NOT Danny Rose is the long-term solution at left-back for the Red Devils

Photo: Ardfern @wikimedia commons

Rashford breaks goal drought to secure top spot in Group A

Manchester United come from behind to win their final group game