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UCI boss Brian Cookson angered by draft report

Former British Cycling president Brian Cookson admits he was “angry” with the explosive draft report into claims of bullying and discrimination within the Great Britain team, which was leaked to the media in March.

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Lewis Hamilton wants to ‘win the right way’ after Vettel controversy

A defiant Lewis Hamilton has promised to win this year’s Formula One championship “the right way” after his clash with title rival Sebastian Vettel in Sunday’s Azerbaijan Grand Prix.

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8 things you might not remember from Holyfield v Tyson II

June 28 represents the 20th anniversary of the evening Mike Tyson bit Evander Holyfield’s ears during their world heavyweight title rematch at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

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AB de Villiers backs South Africa to win Test series against England

AB de Villiers believes South Africa’s excellent Test record in England will work in their favour again.

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Andy Halliday among Rangers players left out of squad for Europa League opener

Pedro Caixinha has given his biggest hint yet that he sees no future for a clutch of his Rangers first-team stars after leaving them out of his squad for their opening Europa League qualifier.

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Debutant Dawid Malan stars as England beat South Africa to win Twenty20 series

England claimed the NatWest International Twenty20 Series with a 19-run victory over South Africa in Cardiff.

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Sebastian Vettel’s Formula One flashpoints

Championship leader Sebastian Vettel is under pressure to issue an apology after he drove into Lewis Hamilton during Sunday’s chaotic Azerbaijan Grand Prix.

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Hamilton brands Vettel a ‘disgrace’ during incident-packed Azerbaijan Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton has accused Sebastian Vettel of acting like a “disgrace” after he was deemed to have deliberately crashed into his title rival during a chaotic Azerbaijan Grand Prix.

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South Africa name uncapped trio in Test squad

South Africa have named uncapped trio Heino Kuhn, Aiden Markram and Andile Phehlukwayo in their squad for the four-match Test series against England.

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Chalobah and Redmond train separately as England prepare for crunch clash

Nathaniel Chalobah and Nathan Redmond face a race against time to be fit for England Under-21s’ Euro 2017 semi-final against Germany.

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5 things you may not know about Dawid Malan

Dawid Malan became the first player to hit a half-century on his England Twenty20 debut during Sunday’s victory against South Africa.

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Kent sign Jimmy Neesham for this summer’s NatWest T20 Blast

Kent have signed New Zealand all-rounder Jimmy Neesham for this summer’s NatWest T20 Blast.

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Roger Federer sees off Alexander Zverev to land ninth Gerry Weber Open title

Roger Federer brushed aside the challenge of rising star Alexander Zverev to clinch his ninth Gerry Weber Open title in Halle.

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Mike Tyson’s ear bites have left a deep impression on his boxing biography

The evening Mike Tyson bit both of Evander Holyfield’s ears remains the most memorable of a career that was as decorated as it was controversial.

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Jose Mourinho’s father Jose Manuel Mourinho Felix dies aged 79

Jose Mourinho’s father, former Portugal goalkeeper Jose Manuel Mourinho Felix, has died at the age of 79.

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5 things we learned from the Azerbaijan Grand Prix

The Formula One season came alive in Azerbaijan on Sunday following a frenetic race which saw four safety cars, one red flag, and an improbable winner.

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Ian Westwood retires from professional cricket

Warwickshire batsman Ian Westwood has retired from professional cricket.

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Steven Gerrard did nothing for England, says ex Liverpool team-mate Diouf

Former Liverpool striker El-Hadji Diouf has reopened his long-running feud with former captain Steven Gerrard after claiming the midfielder “did nothing for his country”.

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5 talking points ahead of Hurricanes v British and Irish Lions

The British and Irish Lions play the final midweek game of their New Zealand tour on Tuesday when they face reigning Super Rugby champions the Hurricanes in Wellington.

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Murray brothers ‘might have a go in the doubles one day’ at Wimbledon

Jamie Murray has told younger brother Andy he will have to wait his turn if wants to team up at Wimbledon after Jamie won the Aegon Championships doubles title with Bruno Soares.

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