Mark Allen on his way to victory

Allen wins Scottish Open final

One week after finishing runner-up in the UK Championship, Mark Allen beat Shaun Murphy 9-7 in an engrossing Scottish Open final.

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 the best of the action.

Mark Allen

Allen stuns Wells in Glasgow

Mark Allen produced a remarkable comeback in Glasgow to beat Daniel Wells 6-5 in the semi-finals of the Scottish Open.

Shaun Murphy

Murphy resurgence gathers pace

Shaun Murphy continued his return to form by booking his place in the semi-finals of the Scottish Open with a 5-0 defeat of Sam Baird in Glasgow.

Kyren Wilson

Murphy knocks out Wilson

Kyren Wilson came unstuck in his Scottish Open bid as his luck ran out against Shaun Murphy on Thursday night.

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500/1 Burton book semi-final spot

Jake Hesketh fired Burton into the Carabao Cup semi-finals for the first time in their history with a 1-0 victory over Middlesbrough.

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Solskjaer odds-on for United

Jose Mourinho's time as Manchester United manager has come to an end and we look at the main contenders to replace him at Old Trafford.

Alexandra Palace hosts the PDC World Darts Championship3

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The draw, schedule, results & odds from the 2019 PDC World Darts Championship, which is taking place at the Alexandrea Palace from December 13 to January 1.

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Wednesday's racing preview

Nick Grant previews the action on Wednesday and reckons John Gosden will be among the winners at Lingfield.

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Daily Nap: A nice Vieux

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500/1 Burton book semi-final spot

Jake Hesketh fired Burton into the Carabao Cup semi-finals for the first time in their history with a 1-0 victory over Middlesbrough.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer: Set for a Manchester United move?2

Solskjaer odds-on for United

Jose Mourinho's time as Manchester United manager has come to an end and we look at the main contenders to replace him at Old Trafford.

Alexandra Palace hosts the PDC World Darts Championship3

PDC World Darts Championship draw

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Check out our preview of the day's action4

Wednesday's racing preview

Nick Grant previews the action on Wednesday and reckons John Gosden will be among the winners at Lingfield.

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Daily Nap: A nice Vieux

Ben Linfoot is back in the Nap hot-seat on Wednesday and he's taking a chance on a novice chaser who looks potentially well treated.

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Daily Nap: A nice Vieux

Ben Linfoot is back in the Nap hot-seat on Wednesday and he's taking a chance on a novice chaser who looks potentially well treated.

Check out our preview of the day's action

Wednesday's racing preview

Nick Grant previews the action on Wednesday and reckons John Gosden will be among the winners at Lingfield.

Ascot's big handicap hurdle comes under the spotlight

Antepost Angle: Never never land

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