For all that the Ryder Cup involves two sides, it is difficult to deviate from the notion that the narrative of this, the 41st playing of the event, focuses mainly on one.
Anthony “Million Dollar” Crolla failed to offer up a display to match his moniker as the Manchester fighter lost his WBA lightweight title to Jorge Linares, the 31-year-old Venezuelan, whose triumph gave him a fourth world crown across three different divisions, nine years after his first.
The identity of the man looking to halt a Dustin Johnson procession to the FedEx Cup and $10m prize is more fascinating than the fact a battle has ensued in the first place. Rory McIlroy’s third round of 66 at the Tour Championship, combined with an unforeseen late stumble by Johnson, has set up a thrilling finale on the outskirts of Atlanta.
A triumphant Jeremy Corbyn has pledged to reward Labour’s mass membership with more power over the running of the party, after he inflicted a thumping defeat on leadership challenger Owen Smith.
The midfielder has been suspended for three weeks by Mark Warburton.
The Swiss midfielder continues to impress for Arsenal.
Liverpool thrashed the Tigers 5-1 on Saturday afternoon.
“You OK?” John McDonnell inquired softly as he passed John Woodcock, the Labour MP for Barrow and Furness, and a chief critic of the Corbyn project.
The bitter divisions between David Cameron and Theresa May over Brexit have been revealed in two books about the EU referendum campaign, in which May is described as “lily-livered” and an “enemy agent” by Cameron and his allies.
Backstreet’s indeed back – in Vegas.
Swansea City's new trialist, Sotiris Papagiannopoulos, is already a ‘big named' signing, but how does he compare to other Premier League players with the longest of names? Former Manchester United, Arsenal and Hull City players also feature.
The new Owls recruit has played alongside a number of illustrious names.
Ilkay Gundogan's surprise debut for Manchester City demonstrated what a good signing he is - and that he will be key to Pep Guardiola's system.