England's players have been warned to expect a French renaissance this weekend despite the visitors' status at the foot of the Six Nations table.
Rafael Nadal is back.
Oscar Pistorius is due to appear at Pretoria magistrates court at 9am local time (7am GMT) .
The family of Oscar Pistorius have criticised the media for sensationalist coverage of the murder case against him.
NBA All Star weekend is one of the highlights of the season, and it didn't disappoint in 2013
Forget talk of a switch of sports to join Manchester United; Usain Bolt has found his true calling.
If Ricky Burns can hold on to his WBO lightweight title when he meets the IBF champion Miguel Vazquez next month, the Scot could be a couple of arguments over money away from sharing a ring with Adrien Broner.
England's rocky relationship with Seddon Park was surely dealt a final blow when they squandered a winning position to lose the first of three ODIs to New Zealand by three wickets, undone in the end by the captain, Brendon McCullum, and Martin Guptill, an opening batsman returned to the crease, hobbling on one leg having previously retired hurt with a twanged hamstring.
Mo Farah, the double Olympic champion, says he will run half the London Marathon this year, before stepping up to debut over the full distance in 2014. The Londoner has always been open about his desire to try out the feted course and on 21 April he will run alongside a stellar list of names.
Former Butler star Andrew Smith, a key player on Brad Stevens’ team that went to the national title game in successive years, died on Tuesday from cancer. He was 25.
Chris Froome said it was an easy decision to extend his contract with Team Sky to the end of 2018 because “their values are my values”.
Every day at Royal Ascot this summer will be a £1m day following a decision at the Queen’s racecourse to ramp up prize money for the famous week of action in June. An extra £1m in prize money is to be added to purses, taking the total for the five race-days to more than £6.5m and ensuring that at least £1m will be, as it were, redistributed each afternoon.