Five British athletes, include the Tour de France winning cyclists Chris Froome and Bradley Wiggins, are among the latest batch of names alleged by a group of Russian hackersto have taken banned substances for which they had received a therapeutic use exemption (TUE).
If you pay attention to subliminal messages, things don’t look good for Bubba Watson in a Ryder Cup context.
Jim Crowley rode his 100th winner of the season here on Monday and then added the 101st half an hour later to maintain his push for the Flat jockeys’ championship but he still lost ground to Silvestre de Sousa on the day as the reigning champion completed a treble on the twilight card at Wolverhampton to reduce Crowley’s lead to four.
On a night of three golds in the pool for ParalympicsGB Ellie Simmonds stole the show by becoming the first SM6 swimmer to race below three minutes in the 200m medley. After an F42 shot put gold for Aled Davies during the morning session of the athletics Simmonds followed Sascha Kindred’s lead by shattering the world record in the clammy Aquatics Centre. The 21-year-old, who suffers from achondroplasia dwarfism, won her fifth Paralympic gold with a time of 2min 59.81sec.
Colin Kaepernick finds himself a less isolated figure these days.
Whatever Novak Djokovic’s protestations to the contrary, the prevailing sentiment around Flushing Meadows, supported by the visual evidence, is the defending champion is less than fully fit as he reaches for his third US Open title against Stan Wawrinka on Sunday.
Jamie Murray secured the third doubles slam title of his career and his second in the company of Bruno Soares as they finessed and blasted their way past the Spaniards Pablo Carreño Busta and Guillermo García-López in straight sets on an echoing Arthur Ashe Court.
Tom Watson’s Ryder Cup legacy did not solely relate to the continuation of a poor United States run.
Kell Brook’s audacious bid to climb two weight divisions and dethrone the most fearsome puncher in boxing came to a brave but bloody end when his trainer Dominic Ingle threw in the towel after five brutal rounds against the undisputed middleweight world champion Gennady Golovkin.
North London rivals Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur will face each other in the Premier League this weekend.
Leeds knocked Norwich out of the EFL Cup recently.
Leeds United have moved up to sixth in the Championship.
Arsenal host Tottenham Hotspur tomorrow in the highly anticipated north London derby.
Advocaat spent three-and-a-half years at Ibrox.
Paul Merson rules out Chelsea's chances of winning the title, but backs them to beat Everton.
Leeds United owner Massimo Cellino is reported to still be in negotiations with Andrea Radrizzani.
Former Liverpool defender Martin Skrtel haunted Manchester United.
Leeds United travel to Norwich City in the Championship on Saturday.
Chelsea and Everton will face each other in the Premier League this weekend.
It was a three-word tweet which spoke volumes. No sooner had Andy Murray completed his remarkable ascension to the top of men’s tennis, Nick Kyrgios paid homage on social media. “U the man” wrote the Australian before posting a picture of him rubbing Murray’s head. A heartwarming tennis “bromance” for the ages.
Take two quarterbacks. QB1 throws for 281 yards, one touchdown and two interceptions.
Stuart Broad, a cricketer not prone to hyperbole, has conceded England’s five-Test series in India will be the toughest challenge of his career but views Wednesday’s opener in Rajkot, where he will win his 100th cap, as the perfect chance to “right some wrongs” from Bangladesh.