World Cup: How Jofra Archer secured place in England squad

World Cup: How Jofra Archer secured place in England squad

Jofra Archer has taken 24 wickets at an average of 31.37 in 17 List A matchesIn the end, the remarkable thing about Jofra Archer's selection in the England World Cup squad was that it was not remarkable at all. Three one-day internationals was all that it took for the Sussex pace bowler to become a…
Tyson Fury says Deontay Wilder rematch ‘likely’ in March or April

Tyson Fury says Deontay Wilder rematch ‘likely’ in March or April

Deontay Wilder retained his WBC belt after an enthralling draw with Tyson Fury in Los Angeles in DecemberBritain's Tyson Fury says a world heavyweight title rematch with Deontay Wilder is "likely to happen in March or April". Wilder knocked out fellow American Dominic Breazeale in the first round on Saturday to retain his WBC title.…
Arsenal’s Henrikh Mkhitaryan to miss Europa League final against Chelsea

Arsenal’s Henrikh Mkhitaryan to miss Europa League final against Chelsea

Henrikh Mkhitaryan has played 11 games in the Europa League for Arsenal this seasonArsenal midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan will not play in the Europa League final against Chelsea on 29 May. It is understood the Armenian, 30, feared for his safety on the pitch in Baku, Azerbaijan. "Having considered all current options, we had to take…
Steve Clarke: Scotland manager ‘won’t chase down retired players’

Steve Clarke: Scotland manager ‘won’t chase down retired players’

'If I was a lazy person, I'd still be sitting at Chelsea'New Scotland manager Steve Clarke says he will not be "chasing down" players who have retired from international football. Speaking at his unveiling, Clarke said he plans to "sell my vision" to coax back those who made themselves unavailable under Alex McLeish. James McArthur,…
County Championship – Overton five-for gives Somerset lead

County Championship – Overton five-for gives Somerset lead

Billy Root has now gone at Derby, lbw to Luis Reece for 68 and Glamorgan are 245-6 in the 84th over, still 133 in arrears. Northants are striving to finally end the Sussex first innings, but the visitors are still going on 407-8, with Danny Briggs 17 not out. Gloucestershire have moved into the lead…
Niki Lauda: Tributes paid after F1 legend dies aged 70

Niki Lauda: Tributes paid after F1 legend dies aged 70

The remains of Niki Lauda's Ferrari after a horrific accident during the German Grand Prix in 1976Three-time Formula 1 world champion Niki Lauda produced the "most courageous act of any sportsman" in returning to racing so soon after a horrific crash, says former team-mate John Watson. Austrian Lauda, who won the drivers championship in 1975,…
World Cup: England name Jofra Archer, Tom Curran & Liam Dawson in squad

World Cup: England name Jofra Archer, Tom Curran & Liam Dawson in squad

Jofra Archer (right) has taken three wickets in three one-day internationalsJofra Archer, Tom Curran and Liam Dawson have been named in England's World Cup squad, with David Willey and Joe Denly missing out. Barbados-born Archer, 24, qualified to play for England in March and is chosen after playing only three one-day internationals. That left one…
Women’s World Cup 2019: Montoya’s incredible strike from 2015 – 17 days to go – BBC Sport

Women’s World Cup 2019: Montoya’s incredible strike from 2015 – 17 days to go...

BBC Sport looks back on Daniela Montoya's thunderous strike for Colombia against Mexico, one of a string of excellent goals scored at the 2015 World Cup.
British Swimming ‘disappointed’ by ‘toxic’ claims from Tom Daley’s husband Dustin Lance Black

British Swimming ‘disappointed’ by ‘toxic’ claims from Tom Daley’s husband Dustin Lance Black

Tom Daley (left) with husband Dustin Lance Black in December 2018Dustin Lance Black, the husband of British diver Tom Daley, says an "illness" within British Swimming has led to a "family-adverse culture". Among several posts on Twitter, Black, 44, also described the organisation as "corrupt" and "toxic". An issue about the use of child buggies…
Gareth Bale: What next for Real Madrid’s talented Welsh forward?

Gareth Bale: What next for Real Madrid’s talented Welsh forward?

Bale did not get off the bench as Real Madrid lost 2-0 at home to Real Betis in their final La Liga match this seasonIt has been a frustrating season for Gareth Bale at Real Madrid, the Welshman ending it as an unused substitute for the 2-0 home loss to Real Betis. Having finished third…

Stay connected

0FansLike
0FollowersFollow
11,163SubscribersSubscribe
- Advertisement -

Latest article

Netball World Cup 2019: ‘I can’t quit now, I want another gold’ – Jade Clarke

Netball World Cup 2019: ‘I can’t quit now, I want another gold’ – Jade...

Jade Clarke playing for England in the January Quad Series, against her Wasps team-mate Bongi Msomi of South Africa 2019 Netball World Cup Dates: 12-21 July Venue: M&S Bank Arena, Liverpool Coverage: Every match from 15 July onwards will be broadcast by the BBC Commonwealth champion Jade Clarke says she always planned to quit if…
Lawmaker Urges Ben Carson To Resign After Disastrous House Testimony

Lawmaker Urges Ben Carson To Resign After Disastrous House Testimony

A Democratic lawmaker is urging Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson to resign after he stumbled with basic housing questions before the House Financial Services Committee on Tuesday, leading to questions about his suitability for the role. Rep. Jennifer Wexton (D-Va.) issued her declaration on Thursday while accusing the nation’s highest-ranking housing official of not only…
Trump’s ‘most transparent president’ claim looks cloudy

Trump’s ‘most transparent president’ claim looks cloudy

President Donald Trump declared himself “the most transparent president” during an impromptu Rose Garden appearance. | Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images white house A personally accessible president has approved several precedent-breaking retreats from public disclosure. By ANDREW RESTUCCIA 05/23/2019 06:45 PM EDT President Donald Trump won’t release White House visitor logs, he refuses to hand over his…