A select round up of the latest news stories from across the world of sport.
A round up of the latest sports stories across all the mainstream sports.
A round-up of sports news featuring Arsenal transfer target Gonzalo Higuain
Even when judged against the inglorious and grubby scandals of the past 25 years this will go down as a dark day for athletics.
It is impossible to say whether the final week of this year's Tour de France is the toughest ever, but it is unprecedented in recent years.
Victory for Ernie Els at last year's Open Championship supplied proof that the South African's professional aspirations have not been blunted by middle age.
A round up of the latest news stories from the world of sport.
The sense that, although this may be Chris Froome's Tour, it is not a happy one for Team Sky strengthened on Thursday when a high speed crash two kilometres from the finish left the team's Norwegian Edvald Boasson Hagen with a broken right shoulder.
A round up of the latest sports stories including England's Ashes fight back, Manuel Pellegrini and Froome leads Tour de France.
A suave British superspy is rescuing a captive from a mountain hideout. Leaping on a snowmobile, the secret agent races down the slopes with daredevil brilliance, dodging bullets, leading his pursuers towards the mountain’s edge. “Don’t worry,” he tells his terrified passenger with a cocky grin, “I’ve done this before” – and off they fly, over the cliff.
Amir Khan has claimed Eddie Hearn offered him £10m to fight Kell Brook, before cutting that figure significantly during negotiations. Khan will instead challenge the middleweight champion Saúl Álvarez in the defining fight of his career.
Who’s the best? Sports fans have been arguing about this since time immemorial. Sometimes it’s undeniable, as with tennis right now, but generally it’s a little more complicated.