Should you be surprised that the new Dexys video – for their cover version of the Friends of Distinction’s 1969 hit Grazing in the Grass – features Kevin Rowland dancing around London Fields in turn-ups Edward VII would have been proud of, surrounded by young women in vintage dress while his band magnificently ham it up for backing vocals? Perhaps.
Liverpool's need for a left-back is far greater than Tottenham Hotspur.
Normal service was resumed from Jos Buttler in a new role as England chalked up another victory in Sri Lanka’s last match on tour. They needed only 141 for victory but on a surface that did not allow constant, free-flowing strokeplay they needed Buttler, the opening batsman, to be at his most ruthlessly clinical.
It would be fair to say that Steve Eskinazi has enjoyed an eventful start to his first class career. Last September, he made his debut for Middlesex against Yorkshire at Lord’s, batted at five and found himself walking to the crease at the end of the first over of the match as Ryan Sidebottom disposed of Paul Stirling, Nick Compton and Dawid Malan.
There are no plans for players to be handed more control over stoppages in play because of bad light or adverse weather during grand slams, despite several matches at Wimbledon featuring disputes with umpires about the conditions.
It is 19 years since Venus Williams first played at Wimbledon, an opening step on the path to what has been an incredible career. Almost two decades on, the 36-year-old is back in the semi-finals here for the first time in seven years, an achievement which in many ways is every bit as good as any of the five titles she has pocketed here along the way.
The thought occurred that the stronger server was the favourite when the second set rolled into a tie-break.
Andy Murray is investing in a combination of Gyrotonic yoga and cantaloupe melon to ensure he is at his formidable best before Wimbledon’s quarter-finals on Wednesday.
Manchester United star Juan Mata has been linked with a move to Everton in the summer transfer window.
London is still exerting its magnetic pull.
The former Arsenal midfielder is backing victories for his old side and Liverpool, who face Manchester United on Monday.
The former Hull City boss was appointed as Aston Villa manager yesterday.
'Whatever you do, my friend, don’t retire by accident'.
Arsenal and Swansea City will face each other in the Premier League this weekend.
The Belgian has been at Tottenham Hotspur since 2012, and had reportedly been set to extend his contract before the incident.
John Terry is set to be welcomed back by Chelsea while Danny Drinkwater returns for Leicester.
Mauricio Pochettino has opened up on his great relationship with Ossie Ardiles, revealing that they meet before each home game.
Steve Bruce has taken over from Roberto Di Matteo at Aston Villa.
Sunderland are reportedly lining up a move for Barcelona star Aleix Vidal.
Ann Williams is one of the lucky ones. She had set her heart on a pair of dragon flags to clip on to the doors of her Citroen saloon and, after an intense search, managed to source a set.
Valencia have confirmed the signing of the former Manchester United forward Luis Nani from Fenerbahce, after agreeing to pay his €8.5m (£7.2m) buyout clause.
Ken Clarke has been caught on camera describing Theresa May as a “bloody difficult woman” and predicting that Michael Gove as prime minister would go to war with three countries at once, as he made a series of unguarded remarks about the Conservative leadership candidates.