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.
Everton are linked with the big French midfielder.
Tottenham Hotspur attacking midfielder Dele Alli has been in poor form of late.
Everton are said to be a possible destination for Tottenham Hotspur defender Danny Rose.
Sam Allardyce is keen to bring the likes of West Ham United's Andy Carroll to Everton in the January transfer window.
West Bromwich Albion kicked off the Alan Pardew era by drawing 0-0 with Premier League rivals Crystal Palace.
Ibrox club Glasgow Rangers have been linked with Aitor Karanka, and appointing him as the Gers manager would overshadow Brendan Rodgers’s arrival at Celtic in 2016.
West Ham United vice-chairman Karren Brady seems to rate Liverpool winger Mohamed Salah highly.
Aston Villa fans were not impressed with Tottenham Hotspur-owned Josh Onomah’s performance..
Jack Cork has looked a snip for Burnley at £10m - a fee that Newcastle United did not want to pay.
The Sevilla ace is a reported transfer target for Everton, but Liverpool should gatecrash the party.
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.