LIVERPOOL win a thrilling penalty shootout 14-13 against Middlesbrough while Arsenal are knocked out of the Capital One Cup by Southampton.

    NO LONGER being guaranteed the plum rides at Godolphin was the key reason jockey Kerrin McEvoy walked away from one of the greatest jobs in racing.

    ST ALBANS Saints flirted with an FFA Cup upset for the ages at Knights Stadium, but the gulf in class against Perth eventually told.

    RAFAEL Nadal’s coach has sparked a sexism row after criticising the appointment of a woman as the captain of Spain’s Davis Cup team.

    TOP seed Serena Williams retired ill during her first set at China’s Wuhan Open — but Australia’s Casey Dellacqua continued her terrific form.