Cricket is a game that generates lists and records beyond any other.
Into the doubts that swirled around him this week, Steph Curry shot Friday night. His wayward shooting has been a topic for much of these playoffs due to injuries and weariness, but in Game 4 of the NBA Finals the league’s reigning MVP looked very much like his old self again. And the Golden State Warriors are one victory from their second straight championship.
Germany’s finance minister, Wolfgang Schäuble, has slammed the door on Britain retaining access to the single market if it votes to the leave the European Union.
Leave campaigners have accused David Cameron of abusing the honours system after awards were given to supporters of Britain’s EU membership.
Senior figures in the Labour party, including Tom Watson, Ed Miliband and Chuka Umunna, have urged the party to step up its campaign to stay in the European Union amid fears that Labour voters will let the UK sleepwalk towards Brexit.
A man I know, a friend of a friend, has fallen in love with ayahuasca, the hallucinogen used in tribal ceremonies in South America. Every so often he heads off to the rainforest, where he joins a retreat and purges his soul. He returns to London, and explains that he feels as though his self, his emotions, have been taken apart and reconfigured – as if he has become someone new.
It gives me the utmost joy to learn that someone who once wrote the line “Spread your wings and let me come inside” has become a knight of the realm.
Vladimir Weiss had just turned 24.
Celtic, Aston Villa and Hull City are all reportedly interested in signing released Sunderland striker Steven Fletcher.
Gareth Bale had already spoken about what it really means to be Welsh, right down to the way that his country sings the national anthem, when the conversation turned to facing England and, with no encouragement needed, the world’s most expensive footballer saw a chance to light the touchpaper.
The Arsenal midfielder joined the Cherries on loan over the summer in a bid to recapture his form and fitness.
Exciting Arsenal youngster divided opinion in clash with Southampton.
Everton-owned defender Luke Garbutt was spotted watching boyhood club Leeds United this week.
Arsenal should attempt to bring the 33-year-old back to North London.
Everton are reportedly closing in on Charlton Athletic striker Ademola Lookman.
Teenage striker Kazaiah Sterling was a class above in Tottenham Hotspur's FA Youth Cup win.
Gary Mackay Steven has not featured for Brendan Rodgers' Celtic side at all this season, due to injury.
Rangers lost 2-0 to Hearts.
Aston Villa are reportedly looking for a new defensive midfielder.
Leeds United's Charlie Taylor starred against Liverpool on Tuesday night.
Chris Coleman has called on his Wales players to rediscover the same qualities that helped them to qualify for Euro 2016, in particular the need to be ruthless and horrible as they seek to get off to the best possible start in their opening group game against Slovakia.
On the front page of L’Equipe there was a portrait of Paul Pogba and a headline that doubled up as a demand. The accompanying photographs were of France’s legendes.
Eight months to the day after Taulant Xhaka anchored Albania’s midfield as they sealed a place at Euro 2016 with a 3-0 win over Armenia – while his brother, the Swiss international Granit, sent supportive messages on social media – the pair face a scenario neither could have seriously expected when cheering one another on in the qualifiers.