Timing is everything in boxing – inside and outside the ring – which is why, after the sad retreat from battle of Tyson Fury at the weekend, Anthony Joshua is being catapulted towards an unexpected multi-title world heavyweight fight with Wladimir Klitschko, possibly in the UK in late November.
In what will be portrayed either as a motivational masterstroke or a needless act of compassion, Bubba Watson has been named as a fifth and final vice-captain to the USA Ryder Cup team.
Amadou Haidara made his debut for Leeds United last night.
Roberto Di Matteo reportedly has just two games to save his Manchester United job.
Pep Guardiola's Manchester City take on Tottenham Hotspur this weekend.
In any list of reasons for the present popularity and high financial standing of golf, the name, and the game, of Arnold Palmer are irresistibly linked.
Asked about West Ham United’s failure to kill off Crystal Palace in April, Slaven Bilic pointed out that it is impossible to score three goals in every match.
Everton suffered their second defeat in a week after losing 1-0 to Bournemouth on the weekend.
If Jürgen Klopp’s Liverpool have a spine it is that of a limbo dancer. Their loose structure is one of the reasons why they are both thrilling and vulnerable, as they showed again against Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday.
Wayne Rooney says José Mourinho has already created a winning mentality at Manchester United to boost the confidence of a team who have lacked such belief in recent years.
Everton continued their unbeaten run with a 1-0 victory against Stoke City.