Stuart Broad spearheaded a dramatic comeback in the last session of day 4 to clinch a third successive Ashes series win for England.
England won the Ashes late into the evening in front of a full house at Chester-le-Street.
Liverpool owner John Henry is used to dealing with controversial characters. Luis Suarez will seem like a breeze compared to Manny Ramirez.
After the first round of preseason games were completed this weekend it is a good time to look at the winners and losers in our positional battles.
As gold medal celebrations go, it was more than a little unusual.
This was not in the Tiger Woods script.
The Hampshire cricketer has starred in recent T20 matches.
The NFL regular season currently consists of 16 games, a system that has been in place since the 1978 season when the league decided to expand to 16 from the previous figure of 14.
Consumer tech giant Apple has signed a multi-year partnership deal with the Major League Baseball on Tuesday, The Wall Street Journal reported.
Two England captains contemplating World Cup semi-finals on the same day. It is does not get much better than that – except that there is the possibility of Eoin Morgan and Charlotte Edwards being in Kolkata on Saturday to discuss their chances in the finals of the tournament the following day.
Michael van Gerwen came from behind to defeat Peter Wright 6-4 in final of the German Darts Masters to retain his title in Munich.