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GB have secured their best Olympic medal haul in boxing since 1908 Games with Galal Yafai victory

GB have secured their best Olympic medal haul in boxing since 1908 Games with Galal Yafai victory

Team GB have secured their best boxing medal haul since the 1908 Olympic Games, as Galal Yafai's quarter-final flyweight victory over Yosvany Veitia means he's won at least bronze

Team GB's Giles Scott defends his Finn class title in nail-biting style at the Tokyo Olympics

Team GB's Giles Scott defends his Finn class title in nail-biting style at the Tokyo Olympics

JONATHAN McEVOY IN TOKYO: He was strongly positioned and guaranteed a medal going into the decider but he only clinched the gold in the final 20 metres, coming through to take fourth..

Tokyo Olympics LIVE: Ed Clancy retires; Giles Scott takes gold; Team GB row with Denmark

Tokyo Olympics LIVE: Ed Clancy retires; Giles Scott takes gold; Team GB row with Denmark

Follow Sportsmail's live Olympics blog, as we take you through the latest news and updates from Japan, with the Tokyo Games set to run through until August 8.

Transfer News LIVE: Harry Kane saga rolls on; Chelsea's Lukaku bid rejected; Hart nears Celtic move

Transfer News LIVE: Harry Kane saga rolls on; Chelsea's Lukaku bid rejected; Hart nears Celtic move

Follow Sportsmail's live transfer blog as we take you through the latest updates, negotiations, rumours and done deals with the summer transfer window in full flow.

Tokyo Olympics - Britain's John Gimson and Anna Burnet take silver in the mixed Nacra 17 Class

Tokyo Olympics - Britain's John Gimson and Anna Burnet take silver in the mixed Nacra 17 Class

Olympic debutants Gimson and Burnet were beaten to gold by the Italian crew of Ruggero Tita and Caterina Banti, with Germany's Paul Kohlhoff and Alica Stuhlemmer taking bronze.

Tokyo Olympics: Adam Gemili left inconsolable after immediately pulling up in 200m heats with injury

Tokyo Olympics: Adam Gemili left inconsolable after immediately pulling up in 200m heats with injury

The 27-year-old wore heavy strapping on his leg as he lined up for the fourth heat in the sprint event and made little more than three strides before pulling up injured and out of the competition.

Harry Kane misses Tottenham training AGAIN as he ramps up bid to join Manchester City

Harry Kane misses Tottenham training AGAIN as he ramps up bid to join Manchester City

Kane was due back at Spurs after a short holiday for initial checks on Monday, including Covid-19 tests, ahead of training, but was absent and has stayed away once again on Tuesday morning.

Tokyo Olympics: Team GB win TWO sailing golds on spectacular day at Enoshima

Tokyo Olympics: Team GB win TWO sailing golds on spectacular day at Enoshima

JONATHAN MCEVOY AT ENOSHIMA: Team GB enjoyed a spectacular morning on the waters of Enoshima, dramatically sailing to two more gold medals and bringing their total to 13.

Tokyo Olympics: Norway's Karsten Warholm SMASHES world record to win 400m men's hurdles gold

Tokyo Olympics: Norway's Karsten Warholm SMASHES world record to win 400m men's hurdles gold

RIATH AL-SAMARRAI IN TOKYO: Warholm made history by smashing the world record in a time of 45.94 seconds, just about seeing off America's Rai Benjamin, who also broke the previous best.

SPFL chiefs set for Rangers talks after club's refusal to promote cinch deal

SPFL chiefs set for Rangers talks after club's refusal to promote cinch deal

Rangers chairman Douglas Park owns one of the biggest car dealerships in Scotland - and cinch branding was conspicuously absent from Ibrox in the champions' 3-0 win over Livingston,

What Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel must do to mount a serious title challenge to Manchester City

What Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel must do to mount a serious title challenge to Manchester City

Fresh from his Champions League triumph with Chelsea, Tuchel enters the 2021-22 campaign with hopes high of mounting a serious challenge to Manchester City.

Tokyo Olympics: Team GB take the silver medal as Holland DOMINATE the men's team sprint final

Tokyo Olympics: Team GB take the silver medal as Holland DOMINATE the men's team sprint final

The British team of Jason Kenny, Ryan Owens and Jack Carlin simply could not respond to the world champions Holland's electric pace, as they set a new Olympic record in winning gold.

Tyson Fury bizarrely calls Deontay Wilder a 'big SAUSAGE' as he returns to the gym after Covid scare

Tyson Fury bizarrely calls Deontay Wilder a 'big SAUSAGE' as he returns to the gym after Covid scare

The Gypsy King has hit out at 'big s***house' Deontay Wilder as the Gyspy King returned to the gym for the first time since his coronavirus diagnosis that delayed the Bronze Bomber clash to October.

Tokyo Olympics: Team GB settle for silver in women's team pursuit as Germany SMASH the world record

Tokyo Olympics: Team GB settle for silver in women's team pursuit as Germany SMASH the world record

Katie Archibald, Neah Evans, Laura Kenny and Josie Knight had no answer to the Germans, who broke their world record set earlier in the day to win the gold medal by more than six seconds.

Manchester United outcast Phil Jones is proving to be 'UNSELLABLE' this summer

Manchester United outcast Phil Jones is proving to be 'UNSELLABLE' this summer

The 29-year-old forgotten man for Manchester United is unsellable despite the imminent arrival of £42million Real Madrid centre-back Raphael Varane at Old Trafford this summer.

Tokyo Olympics: Joe Fraser misses out on a medal for Team GB in men's parallel bars final

Tokyo Olympics: Joe Fraser misses out on a medal for Team GB in men's parallel bars final

Joe Fraser suffered disappointment for Team GB in the men's gymnastics final after propping up the field in a highly competitive competition.

Tokyo Olympics: Team GB dumped out of men's team pursuit after Danish rider crashes into Brit

Tokyo Olympics: Team GB dumped out of men's team pursuit after Danish rider crashes into Brit

Tanfield, the late replacement for Ed Clancy, had been left behind by his British team-mates and was riding alone - still in the race - when he was hit from behind by Madsen.

West Ham 'believe they have just a 10 PER CENT chance of re-signing Jessie Lingard this summer'

West Ham 'believe they have just a 10 PER CENT chance of re-signing Jessie Lingard this summer'

Lingard moved to the London Stadium on loan in January and scored nine goals as well as laying on five assists to help the club finish sixth in the Premier League in 2020-21.

Tokyo Olympics: Jack Laugher wins bronze medal in men's 3m springboard final with strong display

Tokyo Olympics: Jack Laugher wins bronze medal in men's 3m springboard final with strong display

Laugher, 26, won three metre synchro gold in Rio de Janeiro five years ago, and was looking to bounce back after failing to defend his title with Dan Goodfellow earlier in these Games.

Liverpool's senior stars join-up for Austria camp as Ibrahima Konate admits training is 'tough'

Liverpool's senior stars join-up for Austria camp as Ibrahima Konate admits training is 'tough'

Liverpool's pre-season preparations have stepped up a gear with the return of several key players, as new signing Ibrahima Konate admits he's finding Jurgen Klopp's sessions gruelling.

Tokyo Olympics: Team GB call for Denmark's men's team pursuit squad to be DISQUALIFIED

Tokyo Olympics: Team GB call for Denmark's men's team pursuit squad to be DISQUALIFIED

DAVID COVERDALE IN IZU: The Danes broke the Olympic record in qualifying on Monday while wearing shin tape and undervests which give them an aerodynamic advantage.

Emma Raducanu LOSES first appearance since Wimbledon as Zhang Shuai beats Brit in straight sets

Emma Raducanu LOSES first appearance since Wimbledon as Zhang Shuai beats Brit in straight sets

Playing in her first match since her memorable SW19 run ended a month ago, the 18-year-old crashed out with a 6-3, 6-2 loss to China's 51st-ranked Zhang Shuai.

Premier League Transfers: Club-by-club list of summer 2021 moves

Premier League Transfers: Club-by-club list of summer 2021 moves

Keep up-to-date with all the latest ins and outs as Sportsmail details the list of all the key Premier League transfers from your club during the summer transfer window.

Tokyo Olympics: Team GB hero Ed Clancy retires from cycling after illustrious career

Tokyo Olympics: Team GB hero Ed Clancy retires from cycling after illustrious career

DAVID COVERDALE IN IZU: The cycling legend rode in Monday's qualifying when Team GB finished fourth fastest to set up a race against Denmark for a place in the final.

England's players could return to the IPL after their series against Bangladesh was postponed

England's players could return to the IPL after their series against Bangladesh was postponed

England's players could make a surprise return to September's IPL resumption after their schedule was cleared with the news that their tour of Bangladesh has been postponed

Inter Milan REJECT Chelsea's huge offer of £88m and Marcos Alonso to re-sign Romelu Lukaku

Inter Milan REJECT Chelsea's huge offer of £88m and Marcos Alonso to re-sign Romelu Lukaku

Lukaku scored 24 goals last season to help guide Inter to the title. He was sold by Chelsea in 2014 then turned down the chance to rejoin the Blues three years later to go to Manchester United.

Tokyo Olympics: British Weightlifting hopeful of additional funding after Emily Campbell's silver

Tokyo Olympics: British Weightlifting hopeful of additional funding after Emily Campbell's silver

Campbell was crowned Britain's first female medallist in the sport after lifting 161kg in the clean-and-jerk to seal an improbable second place in the women's +87kg category.

Team GB's Deborah Kerr finishes eighth in the women's kayak singles 200m final on her Olympics debut

Team GB's Deborah Kerr finishes eighth in the women's kayak singles 200m final on her Olympics debut

Kerr qualified for the final after an impressive performance at Sea Forest Waterway in the semis, but she couldn't quite keep up the pace as New Zealand star Lisa Carrington made history.

Harry Kane fan view: Tottenham star's grubby tactics have now tarnished his legacy with the fans

Harry Kane fan view: Tottenham star's grubby tactics have now tarnished his legacy with the fans

THE FAN'S VIEW: There are ways to do it and ways not to do it - and this isn't the way to do it, Harry. Few Tottenham fans begrudge Kane a move to win the trophies his talent deserves

Tokyo Olympics: Team GB's Jodie Williams sails through 400m heat to book place in the semi-finals

Tokyo Olympics: Team GB's Jodie Williams sails through 400m heat to book place in the semi-finals

The 27-year-old enters these Olympics in buoyant mood having taken bronze in the European Indoors this year, and looked confident with a 50.99 second time to finish ahead of Quanera Hayes.

Tokyo Olympics: Charlotte Dobson and Saskia Tidey miss out on medals 49er FX

Tokyo Olympics: Charlotte Dobson and Saskia Tidey miss out on medals 49er FX

The duo went into the final, delayed by 24 hours due to poor weather, in fifth place, but were unable to improve on that position as they finished seventh in the race and sixth overall.

Tokyo Olympics: Team GB duo Jazmin Sawyers and Abigail Irozuru fall short in the women's long jump

Tokyo Olympics: Team GB duo Jazmin Sawyers and Abigail Irozuru fall short in the women's long jump

The tense final went down to the wire as Mihambo produced an inspired last-gasp jump to win the event and snatch gold away from USA's Brittney Reese, who held a slim lead going into the final round.

Harry Kane's only option at Tottenham is to disrupt after being backed into a corner - Martin Samuel

Harry Kane's only option at Tottenham is to disrupt after being backed into a corner - Martin Samuel

MARTIN SAMUEL: It was always going to end this way. Kane backed into a corner, until he had no option but to disrupt, at which point he would sacrifice his relationship with the supporters.

New VAR rules laid out to Premier League clubs to make offside calls benefit strikers

New VAR rules laid out to Premier League clubs to make offside calls benefit strikers

Referees chief Mike Riley says officials have taken into account complaints from players, managers and supporters regarding VAR's use in its second campaign in the Premier League.

UEFA reject Madrid judge's order to DROP sanctions against the 12 Super League clubs

UEFA reject Madrid judge's order to DROP sanctions against the 12 Super League clubs

Plans drawn up in April for a breakaway competition involving 12 of the world's wealthiest clubs, which guaranteed them vast riches without the threat of relegation, led to a fierce backlash from supporters.

Tottenham keeper Joe Hart set for £1m Celtic move with medical arranged for Tuesday

Tottenham keeper Joe Hart set for £1m Celtic move with medical arranged for Tuesday

SIMON JONES: Talks intensified at the weekend over a £1million transfer with the 34-year-old keen to resume playing regular football after falling down the pecking order with Tottenham.

Tokyo Olympics: Katarina Johnson-Thompson 'at peace' with her slim chance of winning the heptathlon

Tokyo Olympics: Katarina Johnson-Thompson 'at peace' with her slim chance of winning the heptathlon

RIATH AL-SAMARRAI IN TOKYO: Johnson-Thompson was a leading contender heading into last year, but the Covid-19 pandemic and a huge injury have virtually ended her hopes of glory.

Portuguese hot-head Pepe will be remembered as one of the dirtiest footballers of ALL TIME

Portuguese hot-head Pepe will be remembered as one of the dirtiest footballers of ALL TIME

Pepe's highlight-reel includes enough savagery to warrant a mature rating, so it's no surprise to see the heavy-handed defender causing pain and controversy again.

Record numbers tune in to watch COVID-19-hit Tokyo Games

Record numbers tune in to watch COVID-19-hit Tokyo Games

More than 17 million people are watching during prime time in the US and two out of three Britons have watched TV coverage of the Covid-hit Olympics.

Tokyo Olympics: Caroline Dubois's Olympics dream is OVER after quarter-final loss

Tokyo Olympics: Caroline Dubois's Olympics dream is OVER after quarter-final loss

The Briton - sister of heavyweight star Daniel - won the Youth Olympics title three years ago and entered Tokyo bidding to emulate her success in Buenos Aires.

Tokyo Olympics: Team GB's Josh Kerr runs out of gas in 1500m heats

Tokyo Olympics: Team GB's Josh Kerr runs out of gas in 1500m heats

Kerr - who trains in the United States - looked to be holding his own and led the pack alongside Cheruiyot. However, in the final 50 metres he ran out of gas and was pipped over the line.

Heroes' welcome as Adam Peaty and his Team GB swimming colleagues land back at Heathrow

Heroes' welcome as Adam Peaty and his Team GB swimming colleagues land back at Heathrow

Footage showed the team members, who won a total of eight medals, embracing their friends and family as they left Heathrow Airport after arriving back from Tokyo 2020.

Jennifer and Jessica Gadirova pass their test after both 16-year-old twins starred for Team GB

Jennifer and Jessica Gadirova pass their test after both 16-year-old twins starred for Team GB

MIKE KEEGAN IN TOKYO: In a floor final without Simone Biles, Jade Carey secured gold as Jessica and Jennifer finished sixth and seventh respectively at the Ariake Gymnastics Centre.

Tokyo Olympics: Laura Collett suffered a terrible riding accident but is now a gold medallist

Tokyo Olympics: Laura Collett suffered a terrible riding accident but is now a gold medallist

JONATHAN MCEVOY IN TOKYO: Collett (centre) secured Olympic gold alongside Tom McEwen and Oliver Townend in what was Great Britain's first triumph in the event for nearly 50 years.

Juventus seal agreement to sign Brazilian starlet Kaio Jorge

Juventus seal agreement to sign Brazilian starlet Kaio Jorge

The 19-year-old centre forward scored 17 times in 84 games for Brazilian outfit Santos, who confirmed the news on Monday evening.

Tokyo Olympics: Meet ex-British Cycling allies plotting to end Team GB's dominance on the velodrome

Tokyo Olympics: Meet ex-British Cycling allies plotting to end Team GB's dominance on the velodrome

EXCLUSIVE: The team sprint and team pursuit have been the bedrock of GB's success at the velodrome and Jason Kenny and Ed Clancy have been ever present in their champion teams.

Tokyo Olympics: Laura Muir set to have to deliver the run of her life to beat rival Sifan Hassan

Tokyo Olympics: Laura Muir set to have to deliver the run of her life to beat rival Sifan Hassan

IAN HERBERT IN TOKYO: Hassan fell over in her 1500m heat and still managed to win the race as she goes for an incredible treble on the track having already won the 5,000m

Jofra Archer could miss ENTIRE summer as star England bowler faces setback after surgery

Jofra Archer could miss ENTIRE summer as star England bowler faces setback after surgery

EXCLUSIVE: Archer, 26, will discuss his situation with specialists over the next 48 hours after he struggled to regain fitness and further surgery is understood to be a possibility.

Throw-in specialist Thomas Gronnemark announces he is staying at Liverpool for a fourth season

Throw-in specialist Thomas Gronnemark announces he is staying at Liverpool for a fourth season

Gronnemark, who holds the world record for the longest throw-in at 51.33m, posted the news on Twitter, saying that he 'enjoys every second together with all these fantastic people'.

Man Utd's Dean Henderson to skip pre-season training camp in Scotland as he continues Covid recovery

Man Utd's Dean Henderson to skip pre-season training camp in Scotland as he continues Covid recovery

Manchester United's pre-season friendly at Preston last Saturday was called off after nine positive cases were identified but players returned to training on Saturday after further testing gave the all clear.

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