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Liverpool hit five past 10-man Hull

Liverpool hit five past 10-man Hull

Since the start of last season, James Milner has been involved in 20 goals in the Premier League (8 scored, 12 assisted), more than any other Liverpool player Liverpool claimed a third straight Premier League win courtesy of an emphatic victory over 10-man Hull. The Reds controlled the game and led through Adam Lallana’s low […]

Middlesex claim title with dramatic Lord’s win – report & highlights

Middlesex claim title with dramatic Lord’s win – report & highlights

Media playback is not supported on this device Highlights: Middlesex’s dramatic win seals title Middlesex won the County Championship for the first time since 1993 when a Toby Roland-Jones hat-trick sealed a 61-run win over Yorkshire at Lord’s. The result meant heartbreak for rivals Somerset, who needed the match to be drawn to take their […]

Burnley’s Gray banned for four matches over social media comments

Burnley’s Gray banned for four matches over social media comments

Gray joined Burnley for a then club-record fee in August 2015 Burnley striker Andre Gray has been suspended for four matches after being found guilty of misconduct in relation to comments he posted on social media. Gray, 25, had been charged by the Football Association for bringing the game into disrepute over homophobic posts he […]

Nile Wilson, Harry Aikines-Aryeetey & Steve Cummings named after Wada hack

Nile Wilson, Harry Aikines-Aryeetey & Steve Cummings named after Wada hack

The medical records of six British athletes are among the latest to be made public by hackers. Nile Wilson, Harry Aikines-Aryeetey, Steve Cummings, Saskia Clark, Richard Chambers and Sophie Ainsworth were named by hackers Fancy Bears on Friday. Rio 2016 gold medal-winning cyclist Fabian Cancellara is also named. The records mostly detail therapeutic use exemptions […]

Watch: Roland-Jones completes hat-trick to seal title for Middlesex

Media playback is not supported on this device Roland-Jones hat-trick wins Championship for Middlesex Toby Roland-Jones claims the final wicket as Middlesex seal a thrilling 61-run victory against Yorkshire at Lord’s to win the 2016 County Championship for the first time since 1993. MATCH REPORT: Middlesex win County Championship Available to UK users only. Watch: […]

Paralympian Cox keen to compete at Winter Games

Paralympian Cox keen to compete at Winter Games

Kadeena Cox became the first GB athlete since Isabel Barr (later Newstead) to win medals in two sports at one Games Kadeena Cox wants to compete at the 2022 Winter Paralympics, after winning two gold medals in Rio this summer. Cox, 25, became the first Briton since 1988 to win a medal in two sports […]

Andy Murray welcomes Davis Cup revamp but ‘not sold’ on venue plans

Andy Murray welcomes Davis Cup revamp but ‘not sold’ on venue plans

Great Britain’s Andy Murray attending the Davis Cup Trophy Tour at Stirling University on Monday World number two Andy Murray says he is “not sold” on plans to let cities bid to stage the Davis and Fed Cup finals. A revamp of the team tennis events has been put forward by the International Tennis Federation […]

Highlights & report: Bresnan gives Yorkshire hope in title showdown

Highlights & report: Bresnan gives Yorkshire hope in title showdown

Media playback is not supported on this device Highlights: Roland-Jones checks Yorkshire title bid Tim Bresnan and Andrew Hodd shared a vital century stand to give Yorkshire hope of a first-innings lead against leaders Middlesex at Lord’s. The hosts were bowled out for 270 in the morning with Nick Gubbins departing for 125 as Jack […]

Mayweather v McGregor bout ‘not happening’

Mayweather v McGregor bout ‘not happening’

Floyd Mayweather (right) says he almost came out of retirement to fight Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC)featherweight champion Conor McGregor Retired boxer Floyd Mayweather has ruled out a bout with mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter Conor McGregor. The American five-weight world champion, 39, said earlier this year he would want $100m (£69.3m) to fight the 28-year-old […]

Wrestling coaches banned for three years for stripping

Wrestling coaches banned for three years for stripping

The coaches protested when referees awarded the freestyle wrestling match to Uzbekisatn’s Ikhtiyor Navruzov Two Mongolian wrestling coaches who stripped in protest at a judges’ decision during the Rio Olympics have been suspended for three years. Tserenbaatar Tsogbayar and Byambarinchen Bayaraa protested after officials ruled against Ganzorigiin Mandakhnaran in the bronze-medal match. The pair have […]