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Kyle Edmund aims for Marin Cilic scalp at Australia Open

Kyle Edmund aims for Marin Cilic scalp at Australia Open

MIKE DICKSON IN MELBOURNE: The last time Marin Cilic played at the Australian Open he was beaten in the second round by a British player wearing shirts he had bought from a local shop.

Kyle Edmund could have been a cricketer

Kyle Edmund could have been a cricketer

Back home, one of Kyle Edmund’s favourite possessions is a cricket ball that he once smashed through the windows of the science block when playing a match-winning innings for his school.

West Ham hold further talks with Inter's Joao Mario

West Ham hold further talks with Inter's Joao Mario

Manager David Moyes is looking to strengthen with Marko Arnautovic out for two weeks and Manuel Lanzini up to six with hamstring injuries.

Tiger Woods reveals PGA Tour return is imminent

Tiger Woods reveals PGA Tour return is imminent

Tiger Woods declared it was all systems go after sneaking in nine quick holes at Torrey Pines on Tuesday, two days ahead of his official PGA Tour comeback at the Farmers Insurance Open.

Chris Woakes says England are targeting historic whitewash

Chris Woakes says England are targeting historic whitewash

England’s one-day team have been challenged to reach uncharted territory this week by inflicting a first home whitewash on Australia. They are Determined to maintain their momentum.

Lee Selby to defend title against Josh Warrington in May

Lee Selby to defend title against Josh Warrington in May

The long-term rivals will fight in Leeds - Frank Warren hopes to next week confirm Elland Road as the venue - where the popular Warrington was born and has developed his fanbase.

Arsenal to show VAR on the big screens

Arsenal to show VAR on the big screens

Arsenal will try to cure some of the confusion around Video Assistant Referee (VAR) technology on Wednesday night with supporters being notified of reviews for the first time.

Manchester City plot £57m move for Aymeric Laporte

Manchester City plot £57m move for Aymeric Laporte

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola is weighing up a move for Athletic Bilbao centre back Aymeric Laporte as he is keen on adding another defender this January.

Bristol City 2-3 Manchester City (agg 3-5)

Bristol City 2-3 Manchester City (agg 3-5)

CHRIS WHEELER ASHTON GATE: Goodness knows they tried, but it was asking too much of this wonderful Bristol City side to produce another Carabao Cup miracle.

Sanchez earning more than it cost to rebuild his hometown 

Sanchez earning more than it cost to rebuild his hometown 

PETE JENSON: Alexis Sanchez has not become any cheaper and now it is his salary of almost £30m, rather than his transfer fee, that is more than it took to rebuild his home town.

Gosden could stand between O’Brien and British Classics

Gosden could stand between O’Brien and British Classics

That’s the view of British and Irish handicappers as they unveiled their review and classifications of the 2017 two-year-old crop.

Arsenal legend Thierry Henry denies Alexis Sanchez claim

Arsenal legend Thierry Henry denies Alexis Sanchez claim

Thierry Henry has denied the claim from Alexis Sanchez that he advised him to leave north London following claims from an Arsenal fan that his Emirates Stadium statue should be removed.

Sevilla 3-1 Atletico Madrid (5-2 agg): Sevilla reach semis

Sevilla 3-1 Atletico Madrid (5-2 agg): Sevilla reach semis

Sevilla needed only a few seconds to end Atletico Madrid's hopes of reaching the Copa del Rey semi-finals. Sergio Escudero scored 26 seconds into the match as Sevilla defeated Atletico.

Seamus Coleman returns to action for Everton Under 23s

Seamus Coleman returns to action for Everton Under 23s

29-year-old Everton defender Seamus Coleman came through 58 minutes of the Goodison Park tie unscathed as he works his way back to full fitness.

Sam Curran handed England call up as Root replacement

Sam Curran handed England call up as Root replacement

The 19-year-old Surrey all-rounder has been drafted in after the decision to rest captain Joe Root, who has withdrawn following a gruelling winter schedule.

Arsene Wenger insists Alexis Sanchez is not a 'mercenary'

Arsene Wenger insists Alexis Sanchez is not a 'mercenary'

SAMI MOKBEL: The Arsenal manager insisted the Chilean, who completed his move to Manchester United on Monday, is not a mercenary for leaving the Emirates for Old Trafford.

Newcastle make enquiries for £20m-rated Islam Slimani

Newcastle make enquiries for £20m-rated Islam Slimani

Newcastle have made further enquiries for Leicester City's £20m-rated striker Islam Slimani. Slimani signed for the Foxes for a club-record fee of £28m from Sporting Lisbon.

Phil Neville to respond to Twitter storm

Phil Neville to respond to Twitter storm

MATT LAWTON AND DOMINIC KING: Phil Neville plans to respond to the social media storm that erupted on Tuesday when he is unveiled as the new manager of the England women’s team.

West Brom ready to bring in defender Ali Gabr on loan

West Brom ready to bring in defender Ali Gabr on loan

Zamalek president Mortada Mansour has revealed West Brom will pay a £438,000 loan fee to cover the next six months with an option to buy the 29-year-old for £1.1million in the summer.

Arsenal increase Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang bid to £50.9m

Arsenal increase Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang bid to £50.9m

Talks are ongoing between club representatives with Arsenal's Olivier Giroud also part of negotiations. All parties want the respective moves, including the Gunners striker.

Australian leg-spinner Lloyd Pope humiliates England

Australian leg-spinner Lloyd Pope humiliates England

There was a haunting familiarity about an England team suffering utter humiliation at the hands of an Australian leg-spinner with a distinctive hairstyle on Tuesday.

Antonio Conte: Man United and City will be dangerous

Antonio Conte: Man United and City will be dangerous

Manchester City and Manchester United’s spending power has been labelled ‘dangerous’ by Antonio Conte. The Chelsea manager fears his club are being left behind

England coach Eddie Jones hit with injury set-back

England coach Eddie Jones hit with injury set-back

England were forced into another late change to their Six Nations squad on Tuesday night with Kyle Sinckler suffering an injury. The Harlequins prop, 24, did join Eddie Jones' Portugal training camp.

Colin Montgomerie says European team could be best yet

Colin Montgomerie says European team could be best yet

Trust Colin Montgomerie to be in Hawaii when everyone received the infamous text warning of a missile threat. Trust him to have a typically entertaining take.

Robin Goodfellow's racing tips: Wednesday, January 24 

Robin Goodfellow's racing tips: Wednesday, January 24 

Sportsmail's racing expert Robin Goodfellow dishes out his tips ahead of Wednesday's meetings at Kempton, Lingfield, Exeter and Catterick.

Stan Kroenke shows he's gunning for Alisher Usmanov

Stan Kroenke shows he's gunning for Alisher Usmanov

CHARLES SALE - SPORTS AGENDA: It emerged on Tuesday that Arsenal owner Stan Kroenke was responsible for buying 22 more shares in the club despite already owning a controlling stake.

Manchester United's Sanchez dresses his dogs in home kit

Manchester United's Sanchez dresses his dogs in home kit

Alexis Sanchez has made himself right at home since joining Manchester United, with the forward even dressing his two dogs in the club's home kit.

Bristol City 2-3 Man City (Agg 3-5) - THINGS YOU MISSED

Bristol City 2-3 Man City (Agg 3-5) - THINGS YOU MISSED

Manchester City reached their first final under Pep Guardiola with an entertaining five-goal thriller against Bristol City. Sportsmail was keeping an eye on the things that may have passed you by.

Partick Thistle 1-2 Celtic: Leigh Griffiths saves his side

Partick Thistle 1-2 Celtic: Leigh Griffiths saves his side

Celtic made hard-work of league minnows Partick Thistle as the were saved by substitute Leigh Griffiths. The hosts stunned Brendan Rodger's side after taking a first-half lead courtesy a penalty.

Newcastle sign Kenedy on loan until end of season

Newcastle sign Kenedy on loan until end of season

The Premier League outfit, who are looking to maintain their status in the top flight come the end of the season, announced the signing of Kenedy with a short video on their Twitter page.

Alexis Sanchez goes top of the Premier League wage table

Alexis Sanchez goes top of the Premier League wage table

Alexis Sanchez's swap from Arsenal to Manchester United is one of the most extraordinary transfers in English football history - not least because of the money involved.

Newcastle star concerned by Peter Beardsley investigation

Newcastle star concerned by Peter Beardsley investigation

EXCLUSIVE BY CRAIG HOPE: Some of the complaints brought by winger Yasin Ben El-Mhanni have been upheld while others have not. Peter Beardsley is currently suspended.

Motherwell mock Manchester United Alexis Sanchez unveiling

Motherwell mock Manchester United Alexis Sanchez unveiling

United confirmed the arrival of Sanchez from on Monday - which saw him become the Premier League's highest paid player - accompanied by a video, which Motherwell have recreated.

Mkhitaryan and Aubameyang will rightly excite Arsenal fans

Mkhitaryan and Aubameyang will rightly excite Arsenal fans

KIT HOLDEN: Mkhitaryan sent Arsenal fans into overdrive this week, when he appeared to invite former colleague Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to the Emirates in an official club video.

Where will Alexis Sanchez play for Manchester United?

Where will Alexis Sanchez play for Manchester United?

Jose Mourinho has finally landed his man with Alexis Sanchez joining Manchester United from rivals Arsenal. So where will the Chile international fit in under the Portuguese tactician?

Man Utd boss Jose Mourinho is swarmed by autograph hunters

Man Utd boss Jose Mourinho is swarmed by autograph hunters

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho was swarmed by United fans desperate for his autograph as he entered the Lowry Hotel. The manager obliged by signing the replica shirts.

Burnley sign winger Aaron Lennon from Everton

Burnley sign winger Aaron Lennon from Everton

Burnley have signed winger Aaron Lennon from Everton. The 30-year-old becomes the Clarets' first permanent signing of the January transfer window after ending his stint at Goodison Park.

Jedrasiak caught urinating in France Six Nations training

Jedrasiak caught urinating in France Six Nations training

As France began their Six Nations preparations, lock Paul Jedrasiak was forced to take drastic action during Tuesday's training session having fell short of reaching the toilets.

Tottenham's new stadium fully taking shape

Tottenham's new stadium fully taking shape

The latest set of pictures, taken from an aerial view, on the club's social media pages show that all four stands at Tottenham's new White Hart Lane are close to being erected.

Liverpool fans outraged as Porto charge £66.50 for tickets

Liverpool fans outraged as Porto charge £66.50 for tickets

Liverpool fans have expressed their outrage at Champions League ticket prices after it was revealed they will have to shell out almost £70 to see their side play at Porto next month.

Crystal Palace sign centre-back defender Jaroslaw Jach

Crystal Palace sign centre-back defender Jaroslaw Jach

Jaroslaw Jach has completed his move from Zaglebie Lubinto to Crystal Palace on a three and a half year contract. Defender Jach will become the Eagles' first Polish player.

Owen Farrell up for European Player of the Year award

Owen Farrell up for European Player of the Year award

Owen Farrell is the only English presence on the list of nominees announced for European player of the year for 2018. The 15 names in contention are dominated by Ireland and France.

Yeovil fail to overturn Otis Khan's red card

Yeovil fail to overturn Otis Khan's red card

Boyhood Manchester United fan Otis Khan has been hit with a five-game ban, meaning he will miss Yeovil's FA Cup clash with Jose Mourinho's side.

Sean Dyche signs four-and-a-half year contract at Burnley

Sean Dyche signs four-and-a-half year contract at Burnley

Sean Dyche has signed a new long-tern deal at Burnley, extending his current contract by four and a half years. The new contract will see the boss receive a pay-rise and is worth £3.5 million a year.

Paris Saint-Germain sign Lassana Diarra

Paris Saint-Germain sign Lassana Diarra

Paris Saint-Germain have announced the signing of Lassana Diarra on an 18-month contract. The 32-year-old arrives having spent the last month as a free agent after leaving Al Jazira.

Chelsea without Morata and Fabregas for Arsenal semi-final

Chelsea without Morata and Fabregas for Arsenal semi-final

Antonio Conte will be without Alvaro Morata and Cesc Fabregas for Chelsea's Carabao Cup semi-final second leg against Arsenal.

Alexis Sanchez wore Man United tracksuit years before move

Alexis Sanchez wore Man United tracksuit years before move

Alexis Sanchez said he dreamed of playing for Manchester United as a young lad after finalising his switch to Old Trafford and his claim of adoring the Red Devils has been backed up.

Henrikh Mkhitaryan trains with Arsenal for the first time

Henrikh Mkhitaryan trains with Arsenal for the first time

The attacking midfielder moved from Manchester United on Monday as part of a swap deal, with Sanchez going the other way. Mkhitaryan has been handed the No 7 shirt vacated by Sanchez.

Police raid FFR HQ in investigation into Bernard Laporte

Police raid FFR HQ in investigation into Bernard Laporte

Police raided the headquarters of the French Rugby Federation (FFR) on Tuesday as part of an investigation into alleged conflict of interest involving the federation's president Bernard Laporte.

Brazil icon Ronaldo considering buying a Championship club

Brazil icon Ronaldo considering buying a Championship club

The legendary former Brazil striker has been touted for the role of football federation president in his homeland but feels he doesn't have the experience necessary for that position just yet.

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