Oleksandr Usyk celebrates his win

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A review of the weekend's best sporting moments from the best images

Through The Lens

Revisit the sporting weekend through the lens of the photographer as we pick out images from Friday to Sunday.

Tony Bellew - retired with no regrets

Bellew: No career regrets

Tony Bellew ended his boxing career with no regrets and now wants to fade into obscurity after defeat to undisputed cruiserweight champion Oleksandr Usyk.

Oleksandr Usyk - in no rush to go up to heavyweight

Usyk in no rush to face Joshua

Oleksandr Usyk is in no rush to move up to the heavyweight division to challenge Anthony Joshua.

Oleksandr Usyk defeats Tony Bellew at the Manchester Arena

Usyk stops Bellew in round eight

Oleksandr Usyk stopped Tony Bellew in the eighth round of their fight in Manchester to remain the undisputed cruiserweight champion of the world.

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Richard Johnston on Rock The Kasbah1

November Meeting: Five to watch

We pick out five early fancies for the three-day November Meeting at Cheltenham which starts on Friday afternoon.

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp talks to Daniel Sturridge2

Sturridge hit with betting charge

Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge has been charged with misconduct in relation to alleged breaches of the Football Association's betting rules.

Ben Coley previews the DP World Tour Championship3

Go big on Rory in Dubai

It's the final event of the European Tour season and Ben Coley has just one selection for the DP World Tour Championship.

Simon Whitlock (Picture: Lawrence Lustig/PDC)4

Whitlock hits two 170 checkouts

Simon Whitlock hit two 170 checkouts as he came from 4-1 down to beat Gerwyn Price and reach the Grand Slam of Darts knockout stages in Wolverhampton.

General view of the action from Chelmsford City5

Tuesday's racing preview

Anita Chambers looks ahead to the day's action with a strong word for Regular in the juvenile event at Chelmsford on Tuesday evening.

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Richard Johnston on Rock The Kasbah1

November Meeting: Five to watch

We pick out five early fancies for the three-day November Meeting at Cheltenham which starts on Friday afternoon.

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp talks to Daniel Sturridge2

Sturridge hit with betting charge

Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge has been charged with misconduct in relation to alleged breaches of the Football Association's betting rules.

Ben Coley previews the DP World Tour Championship3

Go big on Rory in Dubai

It's the final event of the European Tour season and Ben Coley has just one selection for the DP World Tour Championship.

Simon Whitlock (Picture: Lawrence Lustig/PDC)4

Whitlock hits two 170 checkouts

Simon Whitlock hit two 170 checkouts as he came from 4-1 down to beat Gerwyn Price and reach the Grand Slam of Darts knockout stages in Wolverhampton.

General view of the action from Chelmsford City5

Tuesday's racing preview

Anita Chambers looks ahead to the day's action with a strong word for Regular in the juvenile event at Chelmsford on Tuesday evening.

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General view of the action from Chelmsford City

Tuesday's racing preview

Anita Chambers looks ahead to the day's action with a strong word for Regular in the juvenile event at Chelmsford on Tuesday evening.

Richard Johnston on Rock The Kasbah

November Meeting: Five to watch

We pick out five early fancies for the three-day November Meeting at Cheltenham which starts on Friday afternoon.

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