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The case opened in the High Court on Tuesday before Mr Justice Tony O’Connor. Photograph: Chris Maddaloni/Collins

A British businessman has challenged Irish Bank Resolution Corporation’s refusal to recognise a judgment for £113 million (€128 million) obtained by h(...)

Police officers are investigating a sexual assault on an eight-year-old girl in Manchester by a 16-year-old boy. Photograph: Getty

A 16-year-old boy has been charged with the rape of an eight-year-old girl in a park in Moston on Saturday, Greater Manchester police have said. He w(...)

Wigan have named Gary Caldwell as the club’s new manager on a “permanent contract”. Photo: Martin Rickett/PA

Wigan Athletic need a miracle to avoid their second relegation in three seasons but new manager Gary Caldwell is the right long-term appointment for t(...)

Dave Whelan has resigned as chairman of Wigan Athletic after 20 years in charge. Photograph: PA

Dave Whelan has resigned as the chairman of Wigan Athletic after 20 years in charge, with his 23-year-old grandson David Sharpe set to replace him at (...)

Wigan chairman Dave Whelan has been banned from all football activities for six weeks following comments he made about Jewish and Chinese people

Wigan chairman Dave Whelan has been banned from football-related activities for six weeks over comments he made regarding Jewish and Chinese people, t(...)

JJB Sports went into administration in 2012 with the loss of more than 2,000 jobs following mounting losses and debts

The former chief executive of failed retailer JJB Sports, once a British household name, was sentenced to four years in prison on Monday for a £1 mill(...)

Wigan Athletic Chairman Dave Whelan: “We weren’t being disrespected. We used to say, ‘we’re going to eat in chingalings’. Photograph: Barrington Coombs/PA

The Football Association may take fresh action against Dave Whelan after the Wigan chairman became embroiled in another race row.The 78-year-old is al(...)

Wigan Athletic owner Dave Whelan has risked sparking further outrage after saying he used to call Chinese people “chingalings”

The Wigan owner Dave Whelan has risked further outrage among ethnic communities by referring to Chinese people as “chingalings”.In what was supposed t(...)

Wigan chairman Dave Whelan’s comments about Jewish people came in support of his club’s new manager Malky Mackay, himself at the centre of an FA investigation. Photograph: Barrington Coombs/Pa

Owen Coyle has admitted he was wrong to take the Wigan job last season, while revealing he had “blazing arguments” with chairman Dave Whelan during(...)

Jonathan Sexton goes off injured with Dr. Eanna Falvey against Australia. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho
The Morning Sports Briefing
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  • November 25, 2014, 08:36

Katie Taylor’s fifth consecutive World championship title dominates the sports pages this morning and rightly so. Johnny Watterson has been ringsid(...)

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