Of all the distinctions accumulated by Walter Swinburn during his decades in horse racing, the greatest might be that he took a Derby-winning ride from Lester Piggott, who was famously good at pinching fancied mounts from other jockeys.
The Los Angeles Rams have fired coach Jeff Fisher after nearly five losing seasons leading the franchise.
Alastair Cook has described the series defeat in India – one that was completed with a Test to spare by a crushing loss in Mumbai – as the type of result that “naturally” leads him to question his future as England captain but he will not be making any decisions until the new year.
‘You sacrifice your life for it,” Phil Taylor says on a gloomy late afternoon in Stoke.
For Anthony Joshua, the easy nights are over. His third‑round blowout of the reluctant Eric Molina in Manchester on Saturday night to retain his IBF world heavyweight title, while again disappointing fans who want to see him in a proper fight, has nevertheless thrust him into boxing’s stratosphere.
Former AFL star Colin Sylvia is recovering in hospital after a fall from a balcony at the weekend that he says resulted in a fractured neck and bleeding to the brain.
Last month you were the ninth celebrity to leave Strictly Come Dancing.
Anthony Joshua can legitimately claim to be the best heavyweight in the world if he beats Wladimir Klitschko in front of 91,000 fans at Wembley Stadium in April, but the quiet man from Watford says he will not be consumed by the temptations that have wrecked so many champions.
Somehow, against the odds, defying all fears, Dereck Chisora and Dillian Whyte, sworn enemies from either side of the Thames, produced a memorable heavyweight contest of considerable nobility to wipe away the rancour that had poisoned not only their relationship but the sport.
The British boxing star is looking for his 18th professional win.
It is claimed that Leeds United hope to beat Wolverhampton Wanderers to Griffiths' signature, despite the Celtic striker appearing to have healed his rift with Bhoys boss Brendan Rodgers.
The former Spurs midfielder wants the salary if he is to join Everton this summer.
Leeds United boss wants transfer backing if he is to sign a long term deal.
Newcastle United are the latest club to be linked with a move for Manchester City's Kelechi Iheanacho.
Liverpool have replaced Southampton as early favourites to sign Manchester City's Gael Clichy.
Celtic striker Leigh Griffiths has been linked with Leeds United recently.
Tottenham and Arsenal are both said to be keen on the midfield anchor.
Leeds are set to extend Garry Monk's contract, but their first move may not be not long term.
The Colombian international is said to have attracted the interest of Newcastle United.
Tottenham Hotspur are said to be lining up a £12 million bid for the Fulham defender.
Serena Williams has announced she is engaged to the co-founder of Reddit, Alexis Ohanian.
Rex Ryan has paid the penalty after Buffalo’s NFL playoff drought extended to 17 seasons, with the Bills making the decision to fire their head coach on Tuesday.
West Indian star cricketer Deandra Dottin has been taken to hospital after a sickening headclash with teammate Laura Harris whilst fielding.