Sevens rugby is new to the Olympics but already it feels like a glorious adornment. Even a rainy night in Rio could not dilute the sudden death drama, with Team GB now facing a semi-final against South Africa after a scarcely believable “golden point” extra-time win over Argentina. A tournament which has also seen Japan reach the last four and New Zealand bow out prematurely is proving to be utterly compelling.
West Ham United have snapped up forward Andre Ayew.
Spoiler alert: Superman survives.
Imagine how extraordinarily talented you would need to be to be the fourth best in the world at whatever it is you do, how it would feel if you absolutely knew that, in a population of almost eight billion people, there were only three who better than you.
Last week, we asked Labour supporters attending Jeremy Corbyn’s rallies and speeches how they felt as the leadership election unfolded.
Labour’s civil war entered a bitter new phase with Jeremy Corbyn and his deputy Tom Watson locked in a public spat about whether the party risks being taken over by hard left activists driven out in the 1980s.
Leicester City winger has been linked with a move to Arsenal
Ozzy Osbourne’s former bassist Bob Daisley has sued the musician and his company Blizzard Music Limited for unpaid royalties.
Nobody likes a name-dropper, but then if you’d gained a love of gospel music from sitting up nights singing with Elvis, you’d probably mention it too.
Guardian writers’ predicted position 15th (NB: this is not necessarily Michael Butler’s prediction but the average of our writers’ tips)
The Tottenham youngster featured against Juventus on Tuesday, and the former defender suggested he had characteristics similar to the Barcelona star.
Last season's Serie A top scorer has completed a record breaking transfer from Napoli to the Italian champions.
The Blues are reportedly eyeing a move for the Sunderland defender.