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The former Wales and Sheffield United striker Ched Evans served half the five-year sentence but has always maintained his innocence. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire.

Ched Evans’s conviction for raping a 19-year-old woman has been referred to the Court of Appeal, the Criminal Cases Review Commission (CCRC) has said.(...)

Sheffield United are to drop Jessica Ennis-Hill’s name from the Bramall Lane stand, replacing it with a sponsor. Photograph: PA

Sheffield United will drop Olympic champion Jessica Ennis-Hill’s name from its stadium’s Bramall Lane stand after announcing a new sponsorship deal wi(...)

Former Sheffield United and Wales footballer Ched Evans, who has submitted “fresh evidence” which he hopes will get his rape conviction overturned. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire

Former Sheffield United and Wales footballer Ched Evans has submitted “fresh evidence” which he hopes will get his rape conviction overturned.A statem(...)

Stephen Dawson: “The day was a whirlwind, I was taken away in handcuffs to a local police station and for the next 18 or 19 hours I was questioned about the accusations.” Photograph: Pete Norton/Getty Images

With two league games and a televised one in the FA Cup against Stoke City, the next 10 days will be big ones for Rochdale’s Stephen Dawson, but they’(...)

Oldham Athletic owner Simon Corney has said he is prepared to sell the League One club. (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)

The Oldham Athletic owner, Simon Corney, is prepared to sell the club just days after they decided against signing Ched Evans, saying “enough is enoug(...)

Tiger Woods’ cringe-inducing sponsor-pacifying performance after his ex-wife took a club to his car remains a nadir of role-model cynicism. Photograph: Getty Images

The idea that sports stars should be role models is a childish conceit possessed solely by adults. No child is silly enough to think because someone i(...)

Ched Evans  was released from prison in October halfway through a five-year sentence for raping a 19-year-old woman in 2011. Photograph: Nick Potts/PA

Oldham director Barry Owen has insisted he has no regrets over the club’s aborted attempt to sign convicted rapist Ched Evans.Evans, who was released (...)

Hull City manager Steve Bruce has said he was one of three Premier League managers who offered their support to Oldham Athletic over their proposed move for Ched Evans. (Photograph: REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett)

Hull boss Steve Bruce has disclosed he was one of the Premier League managers who contacted Oldham to give his support to their moves to sign convicte(...)

PFA chief executive Gordon taylor has apologised for drawing comparisons between the Hillsborough justice campaign and Ched Evans. (Photograph: Phil Noble/PA Wire)

The Professional Footballers’ Association chief executive, Gordon Taylor, has apologised to the Hillsborough families for comparing their campaign for(...)

Ched Evans: ‘Mob rule’ tactics have had the desired effect on sponsors. Photograph: Nick Potts/PA Wire

After five days of febrile debate, League One club Oldham Athletic have abandoned a controversial attempt to sign convicted rapist Ched Evans, claimi(...)

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