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Abu Dhabi GP: Nico Rosberg cannot afford tangle with Red Bull drivers, says Horner

Abu Dhabi GP: Nico Rosberg cannot afford tangle with Red Bull drivers, says Horner

Max Verstappen passed Nico Rosberg for second place at the Brazilian GP but eventually finished second behind the Mercedes pair after taking a late pit stop Red Bull team boss Christian Horner has warned championship leader Nico Rosberg his drivers will “simply be going for it” at the final race of the season. Rosberg leads […]

American football: The boy with no legs playing for a New York team

Over 60s Swimming American football: The boy with no legs playing for a New York team

United States: Bruce Arena named coach to succeed Jurgen Klinsmann

United States: Bruce Arena named coach to succeed Jurgen Klinsmann

Arena led the US to their best World Cup finish since 1930 as his side reached the 2002 quarter-finals Bruce Arena has been appointed United States head coach for a second time, succeeding Jurgen Klinsmann, who was sacked on Monday. The American, 65, who is leaving LA Galaxy to take up the post, led his […]

England wing Rokoduguni to miss Argentina match

England wing Rokoduguni to miss Argentina match

Rokoduguni scored two tries as England beat Fiji 58-15 on Saturday Bath wing Semesa Rokoduguni has been left out of the England squad to play Argentina on Saturday, despite his man-of-the match display against Fiji. Rokoduguni and Saracens full-back Alex Goode will go back to their clubs, with Jonny May and Mike Brown set to […]

Vincent Kompany: Manchester City captain out for ‘weeks’ with knee injury

Vincent Kompany: Manchester City captain out for ‘weeks’ with knee injury

Vincent Kompany has played five times for Manchester City this season Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany could be out for “weeks” after injuring his knee, says manager Pep Guardiola. The 30-year-old Belgian was taken off during Saturday’s 2-1 victory at Crystal Palace after being concussed, but also has knee-ligament damage. Guardiola said Kompany is attending […]

Minority ethnic representation on sports boards ‘not good enough’

Minority ethnic representation on sports boards ‘not good enough’

Wasim Khan is the chief executive officer of Leicestershire County Cricket Club, who were not part of the Sporting Equals audit The lack of Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) people on sports boards and governing bodies in Britain is “not good enough”, says shadow sports minister Rosena Allin-Khan. A Sporting Equals audit found 26 […]

Rhodes runs 100 yards for touchdown – NFL plays of the week

Over 60s Swimming Rhodes runs 100 yards for touchdown – NFL plays of the week

Three Wales players on Uefa team of the year shortlist

Three Wales players on Uefa team of the year shortlist

Stoke midfielder Joe Allen was named in the Euro 2016 team of the tournament for helping Wales reach the semi-finals Wales players Joe Allen, Aaron Ramsey and Gareth Bale have made the 40-man shortlist for Uefa’s team of the year. Allen and Ramsey are among 12 Premier League players on the shortlist. Leicester City’s Riyad […]

England’s Launchbury gets two-week ban for kicking

England’s Launchbury gets two-week ban for kicking

Launchbury went on to score two tries against Fiji at Twickenham on Saturday England lock Joe Launchbury has been banned for two weeks for kicking an opponent during his side’s victory over Fiji, ruling him out of the remaining autumn internationals. The incident occurred when Launchbury, 25, tried to kick the ball away at the […]

Jurgen Klinsmann: United States sack former Germany boss

Jurgen Klinsmann: United States sack former Germany boss

Jurgen Klinsmann led Germany to third place at the 2006 World Cup Former Germany player and boss Jurgen Klinsmann has been sacked as coach of the United States. The 52-year-old, who won the World Cup as a player with Germany in 1990, took over as US boss in 2011. “We remain confident we have quality […]