Hartlepool hanging from a thread as relegation looms after Cheltenham defeat

Hartlepool hanging from a thread as relegation looms after Cheltenham defeat

Hartlepool's 95-year stay in the English Football League hangs by a thread after a narrow defeat to Cheltenham left them needing a final-day escape....

Wigan are relegated and Leeds set to miss out on play-offs in Championship

Wigan are relegated and Leeds set to miss out on play-offs in Championship

Wigan were relegated from the Sky Bet Championship after losing to Reading while the line-up for the play-offs was all...

Gareth Southgate watches Jack Butland protect Stoke goal from Hammers

Gareth Southgate watches Jack Butland protect Stoke goal from Hammers

Stoke and West Ham shared the spoils in a goalless draw as Jack Butland kept his first clean sheet since...

Newcastle Falcons target European Champions Cup place

Newcastle Falcons target European Champions Cup place

Ne wcastle Falcons will head to relegated Bristol next week believing a win can clinch them the chance of...

Harlequins sweating on Danny Care fitness

Harlequins sweating on Danny Care fitness

Harlequins are to monitor the fitness of Danny Care after the England scrum-half was replaced early in Friday night's 32-13...

Leinster squeeze past Glasgow

Leinster squeeze past Glasgow

Leinster squashed Glasgow's faint Guinness PRO12 play-off bid as Joey Carbery's 74th-minute penalty saw the hosts triumph 31-30 in thrilling fashion....

Leicestershire claim three-wicket win over Lancashire in rain-affected cup clash

Leicestershire claim three-wicket win over Lancashire in rain-affected cup clash

Leicestershire reeled in a revised Duckworth-Lewis target of 309 to beat Lancashire by three wickets in a thrilling Royal London...

Superb Roelof van der Merwe leads Somerset to victory

Superb Roelof van der Merwe leads Somerset to victory

A maiden one-day century by Roelof van der Merwe helped Somerset pull off an incredible four-wicket win over Surrey in...

Warwickshire open One-Day Cup defence with comfortable win

Warwickshire open One-Day Cup defence with comfortable win

Sam Hain carried on where he left off in the Royal London One-Day Cup last season as holders Warwickshire started...

Hamilton: Mercedes not as quick as we need to be

Hamilton: Mercedes not as quick as we need to be

Lewis Hamilton has rebuffed Sebastian Vettel's claim that Mercedes are not showing their true speed - and insisted that it...

Welshman Elfyn Evans takes charge in Argentina

Welshman Elfyn Evans takes charge in Argentina

Britain's Elfyn Evans dominated a testing second day of the Rally Argentina to build a sizeable lead at the top of the standings....

McLaren's lack of success saddens Lewis Hamilton

McLaren's lack of success saddens Lewis Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton has admitted that he is saddened by the demise of his former team McLaren following their torrid start to the new Formula One season....

Chris Wood aims to end memorable season on a high at World Cup of Golf

Chris Wood aims to end memorable season on a high at World Cup of Golf

Chris Wood is confident his 'little and large' double act with Andy Sullivan can prove successful as they represent England...

Rory McIlroy targets Colin Montgomerie's record alongside his major goals

Rory McIlroy targets Colin Montgomerie's record alongside his major goals

Rory McIlroy has set a short-term goal of more major glory and a long-term objective of surpassing Colin Montgomerie's record...

Chris Wood eager to answer critics at World Cup

Chris Wood eager to answer critics at World Cup

Chris Wood is desperate to perform well for England in this week's World Cup and get a few people off my back....


Britain's Aljaz Bedene through to Hungarian Open final

Britain's Aljaz Bedene through to Hungarian Open final

Aljaz Bedene secured a place in the final of the Hungarian Open with a straight-sets win over Serbian Laslo Djere....

Andy Murray beaten by Austria's Dominic Thiem in Barcelona Open semi-final

Andy Murray beaten by Austria's Dominic Thiem in Barcelona Open semi-final

Andy Murray lost a brutal battle with powerful Austrian Dominic Thiem as his run at the Barcelona Open was ended in the semi-finals....

Sharapova through to last four in Stuttgart

Sharapova through to last four in Stuttgart

Maria Sharapova moved into the semi-finals of the Porsche Tennis Grand Prix as the former world number one continued...