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August 7, 2018 11:49 PM Boro swat aside Sheffield United, West Brom snatch first point

LONDON: Tony Pulis's Middlesbrough claimed an impressive 3-0 victory over Sheffield United on Tuesday, while West Brom struck late at Nottingham Forest to grab their first point of the English Championship season. Middlesbrough, who scored twice late on to snatch a 2-2 draw at Millwall in their season-opener on Saturday, carried on from where they left off at the Riverside 103

April 29, 2018 12:05 AM Cardiff on the brink of promotion to the Premier League

LONDON: Cardiff were left in control of their own destiny as they took a giant stride towards automatic promotion to the Premier League with a 2-0 win away to Hull on Saturday. Only the top two at the end of the regular Championship season are guaranteed places in English football's lucrative top flight, with champions Wolves having already secured one of those 43

February 21, 2018 8:57 AM Mawson return boosts resurgent Swansea

Swansea City’s Alfie Mawson after their Premier League match against Burnley at Liberty Stadium, Swansea, February 10, 2018. — Reuters picLONDON, Feb 21 — Swansea City have received a boost as defender Alfie Mawson returned to training and is in contention to play in Saturday’s Premier League match at Brighton and Hove Albion. The 24-year-old, who has played 38

February 18, 2018 1:08 AM West Brom knocked out of FA Cup after week of woe

West Bromwich Albion’s Craig Dawson in action with Southampton’s Dusan Tadic during their FA Cup Fifth Round match at The Hawthorns, West Bromwich, February 17, 2018. — Reuters picLONDON, Feb 18 — West Bromwich Albion’s tumultuous week took a final turn for the worse as they were knocked out of the FA Cup by Southampton, whose 2-1 victory at the Hawthorns 36

February 14, 2018 12:10 AM Cardiff back on the winning trail as Derby stumble

LONDON: Cardiff returned to winning ways with a 2-0 victory at home to Bolton on Tuesday as they closed on the top two in English football's second-tier Championship. First-half goals from debutant Armand Traore and captain Sean Morrison in the Welsh capital saw Cardiff to an ultimately comfortable success. Only the top two clubs at the end of the season 32

February 6, 2018 11:39 PM Swansea crush Notts County 8-1 in FA Cup replay, Huddersfield through to face United

Swansea City manager Carlos Carvalhal celebrates after the match against fourth-tier Notts County. ― Reuters picLONDON, Feb 7 ― Rampant Swansea City thrashed fourth-tier Notts County 8-1 in a replay to reach the FA Cup fifth round yesterday as they chalked up their biggest victory in the competition. Swansea's fellow Premier League side Huddersfield 45

December 4, 2017 10:25 PM Wolves restore four-point lead with derby win at Birmingham

REUTERS: Wolverhampton Wanderers re-established a four-point lead at the top of the Championship with the help of goal-line technology in their 1-0 win over Midlands rivals Birmingham City on Monday. Wolves had their lead cut on Friday when second-placed Cardiff City won 3-1 at home to Norwich City but did just enough in a tempestuous second-tier clash 12

November 7, 2017 9:30 AM Starc takes second hat-trick in same Sheffield Shield match

REUTERS: Australia paceman Mitchell Starc claimed his second hat-trick of the match to lead New South Wales to a 171-run victory over Western Australia in the Sheffield Shield on Tuesday. The 27-year-old, who will spearhead Australia's attack against England in the Ashes series later this month, dismissed Jason Behrendorff and David Moody with the last two balls 25

September 16, 2017 9:45 PM Leeds unbeaten run ended by Millwall

LONDON (Reuters) - Table-topping Leeds United suffered their first defeat of the Championship season with a 1-0 loss at battling Millwall on Saturday. The early season pace-setters had won their previous four league fixtures without conceding but Aiden O'Brien scored the solitary goal for deserved winners Millwall who climbed to 15th. Leeds are one of three 21

September 9, 2017 6:05 PM Unbeaten Leeds hit five to go second

LONDON: Leeds United, out of the top flight of English football since 2004, went second in the Championship (second tier) with an emphatic 5-0 win at home to lowly Burton Albion on Saturday. Pierre-Michel Lasogga, a German striker on loan from Hamburg, scored the first and fifth goals in front of a crowd of 33,404. The victory closed the gap to two points 23