Cricket: Captain Cook replaced by Root

England's longest serving Test cricket captain Alastair Cook has announced he will step down from the role with immediate effect to be replaced by...

Football: Real Madrid transfer ban cut in half

Real Madrid have confirmed that a transfer ban imposed on the club by football governing body FIFA has been cut in half as the...

Football mourns air crash victims

The world of football united in mourning after a plane carrying the Brazilian Serie A side Chapecoense crashed, resulting in the deaths of 71...

Tennis: Federer beats Nadal to win Australian Open

Roger Federer produced a vintage performance to overcome long-term rival Rafael Nadal in five sets to win the 2017 Australian Open and secure the 18th...

F1: World champion Rosberg announces shock retirement

Nico Rosberg announced a shock immediate retirement from Formula One, just days after a second place finish in the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix had...

NBA 2016 – 17 predictions

With the start of NBA regular season just two months away, online bookies are sharpening those pencils in anticipation of a large group of...

Football: Three points for Three Lions as Southgate stakes claim

Three headed goals handed England a comfortable 3-0 victory over neighbours Scotland in European World Cup Qualifying Group F.  It was a result that...

Cricket: Du Plessis angered by ball tampering fine

South Africa captain Faf du Plessis has protested his innocence and claimed he had been made a scapegoat after the International Cricket Council fined...

Tottenham out of Champions League after defeat in Monaco

Tottenham Hotspur, Wednesday night, become the first English club to bow out of this year's UEFA champions league after they suffered a 2-1 defeat at the hands...

Australia drop Watson and Three Others over ‘Homework-Gate’

Michael Wood, Correspondent (Sport)   Four Australian players including vice-captain Shane Watson have been dropped from the third Test in India for not completing their homework. Three...