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Kia Super League: Lancashire get dramatic win at Surrey while Western Storm stay top

Lancashire Thunder earn another dramatic win as the top three all register victories in the Kia Super League. Source: BBC News Merseyside

James Norwood: Tranmere striker calls himself a 'poor man's Dirk Kuyt'

Tranmere Rovers striker James Norwood draws comparisons to former Liverpool forward Dirk Kuyt in a novel way. Source: BBC News Merseyside

Liverpool 'one or two players from winning Premier League' – Charlie Adam

Liverpool have "done excellent business" and are close to having a team capable of winning the Premier League, says ex-Reds midfielder Charlie Adam. Source: BBC...

Are UK trains the 'envy' of Europe?

Northern Rail passengers have had huge disruption, but is the rest of Europe jealous of our railways? Source: BBC News Merseyside

Big loss posted by Liverpool Echo's owners

Reach writes down the value of its regional newspaper titles by £150m amid "difficult" trading. Source: BBC News Merseyside

Liverpool Ladies renamed as Liverpool FC Women

Women's Super League club Liverpool Ladies rename themselves as Liverpool FC Women. Source: BBC News Merseyside

Liverpool Lime Street station reopens after £140m refit

The upgrades will bring "faster, more frequent and more reliable train services," Network Rail says. Source: BBC News Merseyside

Millions miss out on seven-day GP access

Government says it is on track to meet its target, but Labour says it has "broken its promises" on extended care. Source: BBC News Merseyside

Cancelled Northern rail services set to resume

The majority of Northern trains will be reinstated on Monday, with the remaining 25% due to restart in September. Source: BBC News Merseyside

T20 Blast: Somerset beat Middlesex but rain sees three games called off

Sunday's T20 Blast schedule is hit by the wet weather, with three of four games called off, but Somerset beat Middlesex. Source: BBC News Merseyside

Kia Super League: Lancashire Thunder beat Southern Vipers in final-ball drama

Lancashire Thunder narrowly beat Southern Vipers after Smriti Mandhana's record-breaking 52 fires Western Storm to victory. Source: BBC News Merseyside

Liverpool: Jurgen Klopp says 'outstanding' Daniel Sturridge has role to play if fit

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says he is prepared to put striker Daniel Sturridge on an individual training programme to ensure he stays fit. Source: BBC...

Man Utd 1-4 Liverpool: Xherdan Shaqiri scores stunning overhead kick

Xherdan Shaqiri scores an overhead kick as Liverpool thrash Manchester United 4-1 at the Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor. Source: BBC News Merseyside

Richarlison: £50m signing scores on first start as Everton lose to Rennes

New signing Richarlison scores on his first start since his £50m move from Watford, but Everton suffer a 4-1 friendly defeat to Rennes. Source: BBC...

Why more girls are getting in to boxing

One club in Merseyside is offering girls-only taster sessions to meet growing demand. Source: BBC News Merseyside

First woman wins round-the-world yacht race

Thousands of people watched Wendy Tuck's return to Liverpool, nearly a year after she set off. Source: BBC News Merseyside