Sport

Monday 10 March 2014
GREAT Britain completed the World Indoor Championships with six medals, following yesterday’s final-day haul of four.
Monday 10 March 2014
GOLF: America’s Patrick Reed held his nerve to claim the WGC-Cadillac Championship late last night, holding onto an overnight lead and keeping Welshman Jamie Donaldson tied in second place with Bubba Watson.
Monday 10 March 2014
PARALYMPICS: Great Britain’s curlers recorded back-to-back wins at the Paralympic Winter Games yesterday. A 6-4 win against Sweden was followed by an 8-4 triumph over South Korea.
Monday 10 March 2014
What happens when Bernie Ecclestone leaves Formula One?
Monday 10 March 2014
Patrick Callaghan reports from City AM’s Unibet-sponsored Cheltenham Festival Preview at The Brewery
Friday 07 March 2014
ENGLAND wing Chris Ashton insists missing out on next year’s World Cup is not on his mind, despite being overlooked for a fourth Six Nations match in a row this weekend.
Friday 07 March 2014
QUEENS Park Rangers face the likelihood of a fine of around £50m if they achieve promotion back to the Premier League this season unless their financial position suffers a dramatic and unexpected improvement.
Friday 07 March 2014
ARSENAL midfielder Jack Wilshere faces a race to be fit for the World Cup after breaking a bone in his foot during England’s friendly with Denmark on Wednesday, his club confirmed yesterday.
Friday 07 March 2014
ENGLAND batsman Joe Root is a major doubt for the World Twenty20 competition in Bangladesh after suffering a broken thumb in Wednesday’s one-day international victory against West Indies.
Friday 07 March 2014
WHEN Roy Hodgson spoke of a World Cup selection quandary after the midweek win over Denmark, the chatter was about the battle between left-backs Ashley Cole and Luke Shaw.
Friday 07 March 2014
WEST Brom striker Nicolas Anelka’s argument against a ban for his “quenelle” celebration failed because an independent panel found the gesture to be inextricably linked with anti-Semitism.
Friday 07 March 2014
PARALYMPIC star Oscar Pistorius wept in court yesterday as a witness described finding the athlete praying over his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp’s dying body shortly after he had shot her.
Friday 07 March 2014
WALES pride themselves on their rugby. For them, playing against England on Sunday is a huge game, their biggest.
Friday 07 March 2014
SARACENS prop Petrus du Plessis admits he is desperate for his team’s semi-final hoodoo to end as they travel to Franklin’s Gardens for another fierce encounter with bitter rivals Northampton Saints tomorrow.
Friday 07 March 2014
RYDER Cup winning captain Sam Torrance has been handpicked by Paul McGinley to help mastermind a third consecutive victory of the biennial event at Gleneagles in September.
Friday 07 March 2014
THIS image from 22 years ago today will cheer England fans as they prepare for Sunday’s Six Nations battle against Wales.
Friday 07 March 2014
FOOTBALL: Newcastle manager Alan Pardew admitted a Football Association charge of improper conduct yesterday, after headbutting Hull midfielder David Meyler last Saturday.
Friday 07 March 2014
FOOTBALL: Everton boss Roberto Martinez admits central defender Phil Jagielka is “very unlikely” to play in tomorrow’s FA Cup quarter-final at Arsenal due to a hamstring injury. Antolin Alcaraz stands by as his replacement.
Friday 07 March 2014
RUGBY UNION: Ireland have replaced flanker Peter O’Mahony with back-row forward Iain Henderson for tomorrow’s Six Nations match with Italy in Dublin.
Friday 07 March 2014
FOOTBALL: Fulham manager Felix Magath revealed winger Damien Duff is likely to miss the rest of the season with a knee injury.
Friday 07 March 2014
WILLIAM CHRIMES AND BEN CLEMINSON PREVIEW THE BEST OF THIS WEEKEND’S SPORTING ACTION REWIND a year and England went to Cardiff knowing victory would hand them the Six Nations title and a first Grand Slam since 2003.
Friday 07 March 2014
SINEAD O’Connor was top of the charts with Nothing Compares 2 U the last time Tottenham won at Stamford Bridge and, just like the Irish popstar in the song’s famous video, Spurs fans have often been reduced to tears in the intervening years.
Friday 07 March 2014
WITH just four days to go until the start of the Cheltenham Festival, now is the final time for us to find some value before the action gets underway.
Thursday 06 March 2014
ENGLAND 1 DENMARK 0 ENGLAND boss Roy Hodgson admits he faces a headache when whittling his squad down to 23 for this summer’s World Cup after several rookies impressed in last night’s friendly win against Denmark.
Thursday 06 March 2014
I’D WAGER that Ashley Cole, Frank Lampard, James Milner and Rickie Lambert didn’t sleep well last night.
Thursday 06 March 2014
ENGLAND coach Stuart Lancaster has resisted the temptation to hand centre Manu Tuilagi an immediate recall following his return from injury for Sunday’s Six Nations clash with Wales.
Thursday 06 March 2014
DELIGHTED England cricket captain Stuart Broad toasted his batsmen last night after Joe Root and Jos Buttler slogged the tourists to a one-day series victory in the West Indies.
Thursday 06 March 2014
PARALYMPIC star Oscar Pistorius fired a gun in a restaurant and then asked someone else to take the blame, a witness in the South African’s murder trial told a court yesterday.
Thursday 06 March 2014
FOOTBALL: Stoke midfielder Charlie Adam has been banned for three matches after being found guilty of a Football Association charge of violent conduct.
Thursday 06 March 2014
TENNIS: Britain’s Ross Hutchins has been appointed tournament director of the Aegon Championships held annually at Queen’s Club in west London.
Wednesday 05 March 2014
ENGLAND manager Roy Hodgson yesterday unveiled psychiatrist Dr Steve Peters as his first pick for the World Cup in Brazil and hopes his influence can see the team maximise their potential this summer.
Wednesday 05 March 2014
FORMULA One boss Bernie Ecclestone has warned that the future of the German Grand Prix is in doubt after he failed with a $50m (£30m) bid for the historic Nurburgring.
Wednesday 05 March 2014
A SECOND neighbour of Oscar Pistorius says she was woken by the sound of raised voices on the night the Paralympic star is accused of murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Wednesday 05 March 2014
FOR the sake of putting their Ashes nightmare behind them it’s important that England complete a one-day series victory in the West Indies today, yet there are bigger issues at play.
Wednesday 05 March 2014
WEMBLEY Stadium was the only suitable venue for the eagerly anticipated rematch between Carl Froch and George Groves, insists promoter Eddie Hearn.
Wednesday 05 March 2014
FOOTBALL: Arsenal defender Per Mertesacker and midfielder Tomas Rosicky have signed new contracts and Aaron Ramsey is set to follow suit.
Wednesday 05 March 2014
RUGBY UNION: Newcastle prop Kieran Brookes has been banned for six weeks for pushing referee Greg Garner in Sunday’s defeat to Leicester.
Wednesday 05 March 2014
CRICKET: Retiring South Africa captain Graeme Smith was dismissed for three runs on the fourth day of his side’s Test match against Australia.
Tuesday 04 March 2014
PARALYMPIC superstar Oscar Pistorius’s neighbour yesterday described hearing “blood-curdling screams” coming from the athlete’s house on the night he is accused of murdering girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Tuesday 04 March 2014
ABOUT this time of year, with five weeks until the Masters, you expect the world’s best players to be hitting their stride. Instead, Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods are showing some worrying signs.
Tuesday 04 March 2014
LIVERPOOL managing director Ian Ayre believes the club have distanced themselves from the “dark days” off the field, despite revealing losses last night of almost £50m for the year ending May 2013.
Tuesday 04 March 2014
FORMER England team director Andy Flower has been tasked with revolutionising coaching at all levels of the game after being handed a new role by the England and Wales Cricket Board yesterday.
Tuesday 04 March 2014
ENGLAND coach Stuart Lancaster revealed centre Manu Tuilagi and wing Marland Yarde are unlikely to feature in Sunday’s Six Nations clash with Wales, despite adding the duo to his squad yesterday.
Tuesday 04 March 2014
FORMER British No1 Tim Henman fears reigning Wimbledon champion Andy Murray will not win a grand slam in 2014, in what he believes will be the most exciting year in tennis for a decade.
Tuesday 04 March 2014
NEWCASTLE manager Alan Pardew faces a lengthy ban after being charged by the Football Association with improper conduct yesterday for his clash with Hull midfielder David Meyler.
Tuesday 04 March 2014
FOOTBALL: Aston Villa announced post-tax losses of £52m for the 2012-13 financial year yesterday, an increase of £17m on the previous 12 months. However, the club say they are on course to break even this year.
Tuesday 04 March 2014
FOOTBALL: Birmingham City owner Carson Yeung has been found guilty of five counts of money laundering by a Hong Kong court. Yeung, who denied laundering £55.4m, will be sentenced on Friday and faces up to 14 years in prison.
Tuesday 04 March 2014
CRICKET: South Africa captain Graeme Smith, 33, will retire from international cricket at the conclusion of the third and final Test against Australia, set to end tomorrow.
Monday 03 March 2014
AT WEMBLEY STADIUM MANCHESTER CITY 3 SUNDERLAND 1
Monday 03 March 2014
ENGLAND captain Stuart Broad believes his spinners could prove crucial in the upcoming Twenty20 World Cup, having seen the bowlers pin back West Indies’ batsmen in last night’s three-wicket one-day international victory.

Pages