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?
Leeds United lost against Sheffield United in the Championship on Saturday.
Newcastle United-owned Jack Colback played for Nottingham Forest against Hull City at the City Ground in the Championship on Saturday.
Everton could consider moving for Paulo Fonseca at the end of the season, according to reports.
Celtic reached the next round of the Scottish Cup, but it may not be a performance that Brendan Rodgers remembers particularly fondly.
West Ham United co-owner David Sullivan has outlined a new approach to transfers in a bid to appease supporters threatening a full scale revolt.
Leeds United lost to Sheffield United at Bramall Lane in the Championship this afternoon.
The young Rangers defender will spend the foreseeable future away from Ibrox after his exit was sanctioned by Graeme Murty.
Rangers striker Alfredo Morelos' future at Ibrox remains up in the air.
The Irish midfielder was poor in his comeback for Leeds United.
Spurs were interested in luring Bundesliga starlet Christian Pulisic to North London last summer but Dortmund would demand a huge fee now.
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.