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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Oisin Murphy celebrates on Roaring Lion
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Roaring Lion lands top award

Roaring Lion has provided trainer John Gosden a fourth Cartier Horse Of The Year Award after beating stablemate Enable to the accolade.

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PL sack race: It's no Jok!

The international break has paused the Premier League campaign after 12 rounds of action so far, and gives us chance to weigh up those with job security issues.

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Wednesday's racing preview

Anita Chambers looks ahead to Wednesday's action with Part Exchange considered the day's best bet at Kempton's evening meeting.

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Daily Nap: Fry to Sting rivals

Ben Linfoot heads to Exeter for the Sporting Life Daily Nap on Wednesday while he also has selections at Ayr and Bangor.

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Wade & Anderson stay perfect

James Wade and Gary Anderson both made it three wins out of three in the group stages of the Grand Slam of Darts while Michael van Gerwen progressed.

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Oisin Murphy celebrates on Roaring Lion
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Roaring Lion lands top award

Roaring Lion has provided trainer John Gosden a fourth Cartier Horse Of The Year Award after beating stablemate Enable to the accolade.

Premier League sack race2

PL sack race: It's no Jok!

The international break has paused the Premier League campaign after 12 rounds of action so far, and gives us chance to weigh up those with job security issues.

Check out our daily preview with tips for every race3

Wednesday's racing preview

Anita Chambers looks ahead to Wednesday's action with Part Exchange considered the day's best bet at Kempton's evening meeting.

Check out our latest racing Nap4

Daily Nap: Fry to Sting rivals

Ben Linfoot heads to Exeter for the Sporting Life Daily Nap on Wednesday while he also has selections at Ayr and Bangor.

James Wade (Picture: Chris Dean/PDC)5

Wade & Anderson stay perfect

James Wade and Gary Anderson both made it three wins out of three in the group stages of the Grand Slam of Darts while Michael van Gerwen progressed.

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Check out our latest racing Nap

Daily Nap: Fry to Sting rivals

Ben Linfoot heads to Exeter for the Sporting Life Daily Nap on Wednesday while he also has selections at Ayr and Bangor.

Check out our daily preview with tips for every race

Wednesday's racing preview

Anita Chambers looks ahead to Wednesday's action with Part Exchange considered the day's best bet at Kempton's evening meeting.

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