This was ostensibly a showcase for current England and Wales internationals but, in unseasonably fine Coventry conditions, it was a man best known for his three-years-and-counting absence from the England team who caught the eye.
Kingsville in Melbourne’s inner west is the perfect location for a workshop like Lachlan Fisher’s.
Petra Kvitova described being able to move the fingers on her left hand as “the greatest Christmas present I could have wished for”. Kvitova, 26, was speaking publicly for the first time since being attacked by an intruder at her apartment in the Czech Republic on Tuesday.
George North will not feature for Northampton in the Premiership match against Sale at Franklin’s Gardens on Friday.
Joe Root’s expected succession of Alastair Cook as England Test captain, be it in January or further down the line, comes with no guarantees, with the team’s assistant coach, Paul Farbrace, believing any talk about his suitability involves a touch of “crystal-ball gazing”.
Police in Scottsdale, Arizona say New England Patriots receiver Michael Floyd had a blood alcohol content of .217 when he was arrested for suspicion of DUI last week.
This is supposed to be the season of wise men but rugby union, just at the moment, has lost its marbles. How else to explain the decision not to issue any sanction against anyone connected with George North’s recent botched head‑injury saga?
Liverpool fans were impressed with the performance of Jan Oblak for Slovenia against England at the Wembley Stadium in London in the 2018 World Cup quailed on Saturday.
Teemu Pukki scored just seven goals in one season for Celtic - but enjoyed the most prolific campaign of his career last time out.
Glasgow Rangers boss Pedro Caixinha elected against bringing the talented winger to Ibrox and it looks smart for now.
Brendan Rodgers has been a remarkable success at Celtic.
Tottenham are keen on signing Everton attacker Ademola Lookman.
HITC Sports looks at three Tottenham Hotspur men who Mauricio Pochettino should offload.
Birmingham's walkover Commonwealth Games bid could clear the path for West Ham United's owners to buy the London Stadium.
Leeds loan striker criticised by former Germany international.
Everton made a move for Napoli's Kalidou Koulibaly in 2016 - and may have to renew their interest.
Celtic were terrorised by John McGinn at Parkhead on Saturday.
The former Super League champions Bradford Bulls have gone into liquidation but talks are already under way to reform the club in time for the new season.
With the Six Nations Championship just a month away England are in danger of kicking off the tournament lacking more than half their starting pack.
Brock Osweiler has the chance to make amends for a disappointing regular season after the Texans confirmed he would start at quarterback in Saturday’s playoff game against the Raiders.