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SAMPSON 'SO PROUD OF ENGLAND HEROES'
England boss Mark Sampson says his side deserve to head home as heroes after suffering a semi-final defeat by Japan.

'MCLAREN ARE A MESS' - JORDAN Q&A

BRITON MURRAY FIRST ON AGAINST HAASE
Britain's Andy Murray will take on Robin Haase in Thursday's opening match Court One as rain is forecast at Wimbledon.

US MAKES FIFA EXTRADITION REQUEST
The US has asked Switzerland to extradite seven Fifa officials arrested on corruption charges in May, Swiss authorities say.

WHAT NOT TO MISS ON DAY FOUR
Your essential guide to day four of the 2015 Wimbledon Championships at the All England Club.

THURSDAY'S GOSSIP COLUMN
Manchester United try to offload Van Persie, Barcelona bid £56.7m for Pogba, Leicester want Bolton boss Lennon, plus more.

ONLINE TROLLS ARE COWARDS - WATSON
British number one Heather Watson says her detractors on social media are "cowards" after making into round three at Wimbledon.

JAPAN 2-1 ENGLAND
England suffer semi-final heartbreak in the Women's World Cup as an injury-time own goal sends Japan through to the final.

ENGLAND WOMEN BEATEN BY ALL BLACKS
England women fall to a 26-7 defeat by New Zealand in their second match of the Rugby Super Series in Alberta, Canada.

WAKEFIELD 26-16 HULL FC
Bottom club Wakefield end a run of 16 successive Super League defeats with a 26-16 home win over Hull FC.