Football

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Fans ownership plans revealed (SKY)
Updated on 20 Oct, 11:46 pm
The Government has revealed plans to establish a group of experts aimed at making it easier for fans to run football clubs.
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Carra: Drop Mario for Madrid (SKY)
Updated on 20 Oct, 11:18 pm
Jamie Carragher says Liverpool must leave out Mario Balotelli to have the best chance of beating Real Madrid.
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Van Gaal curses United errors (SKY)
Updated on 20 Oct, 11:08 pm
Manager Louis van Gaal felt that Manchester United produced their best performance of the season to date, despite being held to a 2-2 draw at West Brom.
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Taarabt hits back at Redknapp (SKY)
Updated on 20 Oct, 11:05 pm
QPR forward Adel Taarabt has hit back at manager Harry Redknapp over claims that he is overweight and unfit to play.
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Fan ownership initiative launched (BBC)
Updated on 20 Oct, 11:02 pm
The government and football authorities are to work together to explore ways fans can have more say in the running of clubs.
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Irvine disappointed to draw (SKY)
Updated on 20 Oct, 11:00 pm
Alan Irvine was upset not to claim the win after seeing his West Bromwich Albion side twice pegged back by Manchester United at The Hawthorns.
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Fellaini finally makes mark (SKY)
Updated on 20 Oct, 10:43 pm
Marouane Fellaini hopes to play a more prominent role for Manchester United after scoring his first goal for the club in the 2-2 draw with West Brom at The Hawthorns.
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Nev: United not hitting heights (SKY)
Updated on 20 Oct, 10:40 pm
Gary Neville says Manchester United must not be afraid to “lump it forward” when they host Chelsea on Sunday.
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Monk 'out of order' for cheat remark (BBC)
Updated on 20 Oct, 10:37 pm
Swansea City boss Garry Monk was "out of order" to brand Victor Moses a cheat, says Stoke City assistant manager Mark Bowen.
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Man Utd's best display - Van Gaal (BBC)
Updated on 20 Oct, 10:22 pm
Louis van Gaal says Manchester United are disappointed not to beat West Brom after their "best match of the season".
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VIDEO: Draw bitterly disappointing - Irvine (BBC)
Updated on 20 Oct, 10:19 pm
West Bromwich Albion boss Alan Irvine says his side are 'bitterly disappointed' after their 2-2 draw with Manchester United at the Hawthorns.
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Taarabt hits back at weight claim (BBC)
Updated on 20 Oct, 10:18 pm
Adel Taarabt responds to QPR manager Harry Redknapp's claim the midfielder is three stone overweight and unfit to play.
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VIDEO: Van Gaal blames 'individual errors' (BBC)
Updated on 20 Oct, 10:16 pm
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal says 'individual errors' caused his side to give 'two points away' in their 2-2 draw with West Brom at The Hawthorns.
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West Brom duo stay positive (SKY)
Updated on 20 Oct, 10:15 pm
Craig Dawson remained upbeat after Daley Blind’s late leveller forced West Brom to settle for a 2-2 draw with Manchester United
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West Bromwich Albion 2-2 Manchester United (BBC)
Updated on 20 Oct, 9:53 pm
Daley Blind scores a late equaliser as Manchester United earn an entertaining 2-2 draw at West Brom.

Rugby Union

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Baker boost for Ospreys (SKY)
Updated on 20 Oct, 9:16 pm
Ospreys have confirmed No 8 Dan Baker escaped serious injury after being carried off during their 42-7 thrashing of Treviso on Sunday.
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Quins' Care embraces fatherhood (BBC)
Updated on 20 Oct, 4:31 pm
Harlequins scrum-half Danny Care says becoming a father for the first time has given him added motivation as a player.
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VIDEO: Gilchrist 'honoured' by captaincy (BBC)
Updated on 20 Oct, 4:29 pm
Edinburgh lock Grant Gilchrist talks to BBC Scotland's Kheredine Idessane after being named skipper for Scotland's autumn Test series.
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Saracens' Brits 'out until new year' (BBC)
Updated on 20 Oct, 12:48 pm
Saracens hooker Schalk Brits is facing surgery and is not expected to be fit again until "well into the new year".
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Baxter hopes for Exeter improvement (BBC)
Updated on 20 Oct, 12:34 pm
Exeter Chiefs head coach Rob Baxter expects his fringe players to improve as their European Challenge Cup campaign goes on.
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Gilchrist to lead Scotland (SKY)
Updated on 20 Oct, 12:28 pm
Scotland head coach Vern Cotter has named his 33-man squad for the autumn internationals, with eight-cap lock Grant Gilchrist handed the captaincy.
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Brits injury rocks Saracens (SKY)
Updated on 20 Oct, 11:47 am
Saracens hooker Schalk Brits has been ruled out until "well into the new year" after suffering a knee injury in Saturday’s victory over Clermont Auvergne.
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England wait on Tuilagi update (SKY)
Updated on 20 Oct, 11:38 am
Stuart Lancaster, the England head coach, is waiting to discover the severity of Manu Tuilagi's injury, with the centre expected to miss their clash with New Zealand.
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Gilchrist to captain Scots for Tests (BBC)
Updated on 20 Oct, 11:35 am
Edinburgh lock Grant Gilchrist will captain Scotland in the autumn internationals against Argentina, New Zealand and Tonga.
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Wasps 'must make bonus point count' (BBC)
Updated on 20 Oct, 11:22 am
Wasps boss Dai Young says the bonus-point loss at Leinster will be meaningless if his side fail to win their home ties.
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Cheika 'in talks' over Australia job (BBC)
Updated on 20 Oct, 11:01 am
New South Wales Waratahs boss Michael Cheika says he has been offered the chance to take over as Australia coach.
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Barnes: Toast of Europe (SKY)
Updated on 20 Oct, 10:16 am
Stuart Barnes reflects on the first weekend of the European Rugby Champions Cup, which produced dazzling matches and a stunning Munster comeback...
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Our experts' views (SKY)
Updated on 20 Oct, 10:09 am
The European Champions Cup is up and running and we have had some incredible action over the weekend. Munster’s last-gasp win over Sale, Glasgow’s demolition of bath and Northampton throwing a point away against Racing Metro…our experts give their views on all the weekend’s action.
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Carter named in All Blacks squad (BBC)
Updated on 20 Oct, 9:53 am
Dan Carter and Sonny Bill Williams are named in New Zealand's squad for next month's northern hemisphere Tests.
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Strettle hopeful of England recall (BBC)
Updated on 20 Oct, 8:41 am
David Strettle says his form and experience merits an England recall for next month's autumn internationals.

Tennis

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Ill Nadal eases to win over Bolelli (BBC)
Updated on 20 Oct, 8:07 pm
Rafael Nadal secures a 6-2 6-2 win over Simone Bolelli at the Swiss Indoors, despite an ongoing appendix problem.
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Nadal back to winning ways (SKY)
Updated on 20 Oct, 8:00 pm
Rafael Nadal put his ongoing injury issues to one side as he comfortably beat Simone Bolelli in the first round of the Swiss Indoors Basel on Monday.
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Youngster Kozlov bows out (SKY)
Updated on 20 Oct, 7:11 pm
Stefan Kozlov became the youngest player ever to play in the Valencia Open but bowed out in the first round after being beaten 6-3 6-3 by Martin Klizan.
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Williams beats Ivanovic in Singapore (BBC)
Updated on 20 Oct, 3:48 pm
Serena Williams begins the defence of her WTA Finals crown with a hard-fought 6-4 6-4 win over Ana Ivanovic.
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Navratilova slams ITF over Williams (BBC)
Updated on 20 Oct, 2:58 pm
Martina Navratilova slams the International Tennis Federation's "silence" after one of its members mocks the Williams sisters.
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Serena extends winning streak (SKY)
Updated on 20 Oct, 2:43 pm
Serena Williams secured her 16th consecutive victory at the season-ending WTA Finals after surviving a stern test from Ana Ivanovic to triumph 6-4 6-4 in the Red Group.
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Tarpischev under IOC pressure (SKY)
Updated on 20 Oct, 10:20 am
The International Olympic Committee is to demand an explanation from Russian member Shamil Tarpischev for his derogatory comments about Serena and Venus Williams.
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WTA Tour Finals preview (SKY)
Updated on 20 Oct, 10:05 am
The best women tennis players across the globe have gathered or the traditional end-of-season event with Serena Williams hot favourite to claim a personal hat-trick of WTA Tour Finals in Singapore.
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Murray continues O2 chase (SKY)
Updated on 20 Oct, 9:34 am
Andy Murray heads to Valencia this week knowing there can be no let-up in his bid to qualify for the ATP World Tour Finals.
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Nadal nervous ahead of opener (SKY)
Updated on 19 Oct, 6:59 pm
Tennis great Rafael Nadal admits he is feeling quite nervous ahead of his first round match at the Swiss Indoors on Monday.
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Murray beats Ferrer in Vienna final (BBC)
Updated on 19 Oct, 6:44 pm
Andy Murray comes from a set down to beat David Ferrer in the final of the Vienna Open and move up to eighth in world.
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Berdych wins in Stockholm (SKY)
Updated on 19 Oct, 5:41 pm
Tomas Berdych consolidated seventh place in the Race to London with victory in the Stockholm Open.
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Cilic clinches Kremlin crown (SKY)
Updated on 19 Oct, 4:51 pm
Marin Cilic clinched his first ATP Tour title since winning the US Open after recording a 6-4 6-4 win against Roberto Bautista Agut in the final of the Kremlin Cup.
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Crucial win for Murray (SKY)
Updated on 19 Oct, 4:20 pm
Andy Murray boosted his hopes of reaching the ATP Tour Finals with a gutsy 5-7 6-2 7-5 victory over David Ferrer in the final of the Erste Bank Open in Vienna.
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Serena hits back at Tarpischev (SKY)
Updated on 19 Oct, 2:46 pm
Serena Williams says Russian tennis federation president Shamil Tarpischev's comments about her and her sister Venus are "sexist, racist and bullying".

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Golf

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McIlroy to swap course for court (SKY)
Updated on 20 Oct, 11:25 pm
World number one Rory McIlroy faces a break from the sport as a Dublin courtroom is poised to take centre stage rather than a golf course early next year.
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No agreement in McIlroy legal action (BBC)
Updated on 20 Oct, 8:49 pm
Golfer Rory McIlroy and his former agent, Dublin-based Horizon Sports Management, fail to reach agreement in a legal dispute over fees.
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Martin holds nerve in Vegas (SKY)
Updated on 20 Oct, 6:23 am
Ben Martin made an eagle on the 16th as he held off the pack to win the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open in Las Vegas, his first PGA Tour title.
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Pace foils Clyburn in playoff (SKY)
Updated on 19 Oct, 6:25 pm
South African Lee-Anne Pace birdied the second extra hole in a sudden death playoff against England’s Holly Clyburn to win the South African Women’s Open at San Lameer Golf Club in KwaZulu-Natal.
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Ilonen wins Match Play crown (SKY)
Updated on 19 Oct, 4:51 pm
Mikko Ilonen became the first Finnish player to win the Volvo World Match Play Championship with a 3&1 victory over top seed Henrik Stenson in the final at The London Club.
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Ilonen beats Stenson at Match Play (BBC)
Updated on 19 Oct, 4:36 pm
Finland's Mikko Ilonen defeats world number five Henrik Stenson 3&1 to win the World Match Play at the London Club.
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Stenson faces Ilonen final (SKY)
Updated on 19 Oct, 12:51 pm
Henrik Stenson of Sweden will play Finland’s Mikko Ilonen in the final of the Volvo World Match Play Championship.
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Hend triumphs in Hong Kong (SKY)
Updated on 19 Oct, 10:17 am
Scott Hend edged out Angelo Que at the first hole of a play-off to win the Hong Kong Open on Sunday.
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Teenager Baek wins LPGA event (SKY)
Updated on 19 Oct, 10:05 am
Kyu Jung Baek of South Korea won a three-way play-off on Sunday to claim the LPGA's KEB-HanaBank Championship.
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Martin marches two clear (SKY)
Updated on 19 Oct, 7:50 am
Ben Martin shot a third-round 62 to take a two-shot lead at the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open.
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Hull penalty as Whittaker leads (SKY)
Updated on 18 Oct, 6:30 pm
Leigh Whittaker fired a career and tournament low round of five-under-par 67 to take a one stroke lead into the final day of the South African Women’s Open.
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Luiten strolls into semis (SKY)
Updated on 18 Oct, 3:54 pm
Joost Luiten of the Netherlands maintained his 100 per cent record as he cruised into the semi-finals of the Volvo World Match Play Championship at the London Club.
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Fraser opens narrow lead (SKY)
Updated on 18 Oct, 10:21 am
Australia’s Marcus Fraser shot an excellent 65 on Saturday to ensure he will take a one-shot lead into the final round of the Hong Kong Open in Fanling.
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Bae and Baek share lead (SKY)
Updated on 18 Oct, 8:58 am
South Koreans Hee Kyung Bae and Kyu Jung Baek both shot 68 to take a share of the lead after the third round of the LPGA's KEB-HanaBank Championship on Saturday.
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Knox shares lead in Vegas (SKY)
Updated on 18 Oct, 7:47 am
Scotland’s Russell Knox and America’s Andrew Putnam share the halfway lead at the Shriners Hospitals Open in Las Vegas.

Cricket

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Denly returns to Kent from Middlesex (BBC)
Updated on 20 Oct, 5:10 pm
Joe Denly returns to Kent from Middlesex, while Brendan Nash and head coach Jimmy Adams extend their contracts.
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Scotland too strong for Wellington (BBC)
Updated on 20 Oct, 12:56 pm
Scotland ease to a 91-run victory against Wellington in the penultimate game of their World Cup warm-up tour.
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Does English cricket neglect Asians? (BBC)
Updated on 20 Oct, 12:04 pm
England's Moeen Ali and Ravi Bopara hope to inspire the next generation of UK-born Asian cricketers to become professionals.
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Australia name uncapped duo (SKY)
Updated on 20 Oct, 8:46 am
Ben Dunk and Nathan Reardon have been included in Australia's squad for the Twenty20 series against South Africa in November.
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Neesham opens against Proteas (SKY)
Updated on 20 Oct, 8:33 am
All-rounder Jimmy Neesham will open for New Zealand in their opening one-day international with South Africa at Mount Maunganui's Bay Oval, which starts on Monday night, UK time.
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Corruption amnesty for Aussies (SKY)
Updated on 20 Oct, 6:45 am
Australian cricketers will be given an amnesty 'window' until the end of November to report any previous corruption-related information.
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Bangladesh call up Hossain (SKY)
Updated on 19 Oct, 3:48 pm
Bangladesh have included uncapped leg-spinner Jubair Hossain in their 14-man squad for the first home Test match against Zimbabwe.
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Mahmood: Twenty20 not a threat (SKY)
Updated on 19 Oct, 11:02 am
Former Pakistan all-rounder Azhar Mahmood does not believe Twenty20 cricket is a threat to Test and one-day cricket.
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Lloyd apology over cancellation (SKY)
Updated on 18 Oct, 8:14 pm
West Indies Cricket Board member Clive Lloyd hopes the recent actions of his national team will not render cricketing ties with India "irreparable".
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Umar back to face Australia (SKY)
Updated on 18 Oct, 5:26 pm
Pakistan have recalled experienced opener Taufeeq Umar for the first Test of the two-match series against Australia starting next week.
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New Worcestershire deal for Mitchell (BBC)
Updated on 18 Oct, 12:20 pm
Worcestershire captain Daryl Mitchell signs a new four-year contract after leading the county to promotion.
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Ireland game abandoned in Hamilton (BBC)
Updated on 18 Oct, 10:22 am
Ireland's tour match against a New Zealand XI is abandoned without a ball being bowled because of rain in Hamilton.
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Mitchell signs Worcs extension (SKY)
Updated on 18 Oct, 8:13 am
Worcestershire captain Daryl Mitchell has signed a new four-year contract with the county.
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Windies end India tour over pay row (BBC)
Updated on 18 Oct, 6:09 am
West Indies pull out midway through their India tour over a pay dispute, on a day of confusion and conflicting statements.
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Windies board blames players (SKY)
Updated on 17 Oct, 11:28 pm
The West Indies Cricket Board has apologised "unreservedly" after the collapse of its side's tour of India.

Other Sports

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NHL: Kings edge past Wild (SKY)
Updated on 20 Oct, 8:22 am
Los Angeles Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick was in inspiring form as he made 40 saves in his side's 2-1 victory over the Minnesota Wild on Sunday.
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BBL: Riders rocked in Glasgow (SKY)
Updated on 20 Oct, 7:46 am
Leicester Riders suffered their first defeat of the season as they lost 80-71 to Glasgow Rocks in Scotland.
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EIHL: Shoot-out win for Blaze (SKY)
Updated on 20 Oct, 7:25 am
Jereme Tendler scored the winning goal in the shoot-out as Coventry Blaze battled back from a 2-1 deficit to beat the Edinburgh Capitals 3-2.
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Pistorius sentence due Tuesday (SKY)
Updated on 17 Oct, 8:10 am
Prosecutor Gerrie Nel has called for a lengthy custodial sentence to be handed to Oscar Pistorius, at his sentencing hearing for killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
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MLB: Giants reach World Series (SKY)
Updated on 17 Oct, 7:30 am
Travis Ishikawa hit a three-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning to send the San Francisco Giants to the World Series with a 6-3 win over St Louis Cardinals on Thursday.
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Rise of the Royals (SKY)
Updated on 16 Oct, 6:06 pm
The Kansas City Royals beat the Baltimore Orioles 2-1 on Wednesday to confirm their spot in the World Series for the first time since 1985.
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Pistorius 'needs to pay' (SKY)
Updated on 16 Oct, 9:03 am
The prosecution and defence have finished calling witnesses after four days of the Oscar Pistorius sentencing hearing in Pretoria.
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NHL: Shootout win for Bruins (SKY)
Updated on 16 Oct, 7:56 am
David Krejci and Reilly Smith scored in regulation and again in the shootout as the Boston Bruins beat the Detroit Red Wings 3-2, while there were wins for Calgary and Arizona.
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Royals clinch World Series spot (SKY)
Updated on 16 Oct, 7:35 am
Kansas City Royals are through to the World Series after a 2-1 win over Baltimore Orioles on Wednesday secured a 4-0 series success.
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MLB: Royals on the brink (SKY)
Updated on 15 Oct, 8:56 am
Kansas City Royals are on the brink of reaching the World Series after opening up a 3-0 series lead over the Baltimore Orioles thanks to a 2-1 victory on Tuesday.
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Pistorius: Nel wants jail term (SKY)
Updated on 15 Oct, 8:21 am
Prosecutor Gerrie Nel has told the Oscar Pistorius sentencing hearing that anything other than a prison sentence for shooting dead his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp would be 'shockingly inappropriate'.
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Pistorius 'blood money' rejected (SKY)
Updated on 14 Oct, 8:51 am
Oscar Pistorius offered the family of Reeva Steenkamp 375,000 Rand (£21,274) as compensation for the death of his former girlfriend, a court in Pretoria has heard.
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MLB: Orioles washed out (SKY)
Updated on 14 Oct, 7:04 am
Baltimore Orioles were made to wait for the chance to get back into contention in the American League Championship Series with Monday night's match against Kansas City Royals washed out.
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Ainslie set to test GB boat (SKY)
Updated on 13 Oct, 11:38 pm
Olympic great Sir Ben Ainslie is gearing up to take his America's Cup testing boat to water for the first time.
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MLB: Wong fires Cardinals home (SKY)
Updated on 13 Oct, 7:46 am
St Louis Cardinals restored parity in their National League Championship Series on Sunday with a 5-4 win over San Francisco Giants.