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The sporting weekend in pictures

November 11, 2019

Liverpool took a firm grip on the Premier League title race with a 3-1 home victory over champions Manchester City at Anfield. There was more top-flight VAR controversy this weekend and disappointment for England’s Lionesses before a record Wembley crowd. But the sporting weekend did see success for England’s men’s cricketers in New Zealand.


Some of the best images from England’s 2003 World Cup triumph

October 30, 2019

England take on South Africa in the World Cup final on Saturday morning. The Red Roses last won the showpiece in 2003 when a Jonny Wilkinson drop goal secured a 20-17 victory over Australia in extra-time. Here, the PA news agency looks at the best images from that battle.