Aston Villa will face Sunderland away from home in the Premier League today.
Mark Lawrenson believes Liverpool will beat West Ham 2-0 today.
Magnus Carlsen’s bold decision to play in an open tournament, the first reigning world champion to do so since Boris Spassky in 1971, paid off handsomely this week at Qatar when the 25-year-old Norwegian won first prize unbeaten on 7/9 with one of his best performances. He tied with Yu Yangyi, then crushed his Chinese rival 2-0 in the speed tie-break.
Horse racing will have a new home on terrestrial television from next year, ITV having won the rights from Channel 4 in a new four-year deal to be announced imminently.
Mark Lawrenson believes Sunderland will beat Aston Villa 2-0 today.
Liverpool will face West Ham United in the Premier League later today.
Liverpool face a busy period in three competitions in the first month of 2016.
The pundit has praised some of Tottenham Hotspur's first team as part of his 2015 review.
Arsenal are at the top of the Premier League table at the moment.
Arsenal’s Jack Wilshere has two years running on his current contract.
Nottingham Forest have completed the signing of defender Matt Mills.
A ball boy was hospitalised and spectators and players struggled to cope with the hottest temperatures in Wimbledon history on Wednesday, as at least one senior player questioned why female competitors are allowed to take a break during very hot matches but male players are not.
Serena Williams played with the unrelenting urgency of a woman who had a prior engagement and no interest in staying on Centre Court for a moment longer than was strictly necessary, beating Timea Babos in 59 minutes to set up a third-round match against Britain’s Heather Watson on Friday.