Jenson Button’s father, John, who died in January 2014, was the biggest influence on the driver’s career – and he was the person the British driver was thinking of most when he decided to take a break from Formula One next year.
West Bromwich Albion won against Delhi Dynamos in a friendly match on Saturday.
This was not all about the mysterious and probably temporary dip in form of Andy Murray as the men’s draw began to open up at this US Open. The world No2, who had not dropped a set in the tournament, took three hours and 17 minutes to subdue the courageous challenge of an Italian veteran, Paolo Lorenzi, and it was the loser who walked off Arthur Ashe Court to the louder applause.
Dan Evans, ranked 333 in the world a year ago, came within a point beating the two-time grad slam champion and world No3 Stan Wawrinka in five thrilling sets in the third round of the US Open here on Saturday night.
Mark Warburton’s Glasgow Rangers side won against Linfield in a friendly on Saturday afternoon.
New Bournemouth striker Lys Mousset looks likely to be the next Le Havre product to set the Premier League alight, joining Leicester's Riyad Mahrez and West Ham's Dimitri Payet in England's top league.
Theresa May has insisted in her first major interview since taking office that there will be no snap general election before 2020. The prime minister told The Andrew Marr Show the country needed a period of stability after the shockwaves of the pro-Brexit vote, and that the UK should be prepared for “difficult times” ahead, despite better-than-expected economic indicators.
Leeds Under-23s drew with Crewe Alexandra this week.