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The 20th day of BBC Sport's advent calendar reveals Britain's Jo Pavey winning the 10,000m title at the European Championships in Zurich.
Sixteen-time world champion Phil Taylor moves into round two of this year's PDC competition by beating Jyhan Artut 3-0.
The timing of Alastair Cook's removal as England one-day captain was "naughty", according to Steve Harmison.
Former England goalkeeper David James criticises the Indian Super League as his Kerala Blasters side prepare for the final.
Arsenal and Liverpool target AC Milan striker, QPR want to sign England man, Roberto Soldado apologises, plus more.
Crusaders move to within a point of the Premiership summit after Timmy Adamson's goal secures a 1-0 win over Dungannon Swifts.
US swimmer Michael Phelps, the most decorated Olympian of all-time, gets a one-year suspended jail sentence after pleading guilty to drink-driving.
Two tries from number eight Josh Navidi help Cardiff Blues see off visiting Scarlets in a Pro12 Welsh derby.
England's Alison Waters is knocked out of the Women's World Squash Championship after losing her semi-final.
Removing Alastair Cook as England ODI captain is right and he may eventually see it as a blessing, writes Jonathan Agnew.
With a report into World Cup corruption to - eventually - be released, Sepp Blatter says Fifa's crisis is over. Is he right?
Christian Horner says he understands Sebastian Vettel's decision to leave Red Bull Racing, saying the "lure of Ferrari for any driver is immensely powerful."
Singer Olly Murs says Jose Mourinho is an absolute gent as part of his Football Focus predictions game versus Mark Lawrenson.
England's Chris and Gabby Adcock win their last group game at the World Superseries Finals to reach the semi-finals.
Fifa president Sepp Blatter says the crisis overshadowing football's governing body is over after they agreed to publish a report into allegations of World Cup bidding corruption.
Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart has signed a new contract which will keep him at Etihad Stadium until 2019.
Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew believes Derek Llambias has the experience to succeed as Rangers chief executive.