Football

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Everton make record £28.2m profit (BBC)
Updated on 31 Oct, 12:10 am
Everton make a club-record profit of £28.2m for the year ending 31 May 2014, their latest accounts reveal.
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Grant urges action over gender gap (BBC)
Updated on 30 Oct, 11:52 pm
Sports Minister Helen Grant tells the inaugural Transforming Sport conference there is work to do to improve female participation.
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QPR to discuss Rio appeal (SKY)
Updated on 30 Oct, 11:16 pm
QPR manager Harry Redknapp has questioned the length of Rio Ferdinand’s ban by the FA for posting alleged sexist remark on Twitter – and he says the club will discuss whether to appeal on Friday.
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Big Sam considers winter breaks (SKY)
Updated on 30 Oct, 11:04 pm
West Ham boss Sam Allardyce is considering enforcing winter breaks to his key players to avoid burnout.
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Predictions: Lawro v Rachel Riley (BBC)
Updated on 30 Oct, 10:10 pm
BBC Sport's football expert Mark Lawrenson takes on Countdown co-presenter Rachel Riley.
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Tan invests in new LA MLS franchise (BBC)
Updated on 30 Oct, 9:27 pm
Cardiff City's billionaire owner Vincent Tan is among a group of investors backing a new MLS franchise, Los Angeles Football Club.
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Benfica boss questions Fifa choices (BBC)
Updated on 30 Oct, 9:01 pm
Benfica boss Jorge Jesus believes he should be on Fifa's Coach of the Year shortlist after securing the domestic treble.
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Netherlands too strong for Scotland (BBC)
Updated on 30 Oct, 8:53 pm
Scotland are beaten 2-0 by the Netherlands in their World Cup play-off semi-final second leg to lose the tie 4-1 on aggregate.
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World's end for Scotland (SKY)
Updated on 30 Oct, 8:26 pm
Scotland’s dream of reaching the Women’s World Cup is over after a 2-0 defeat to Netherlands in their play-off semi-final second-leg.
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VIDEO: Defoe dreams of return for England (BBC)
Updated on 30 Oct, 7:16 pm
Former Tottenham striker Jermain Defoe talks about his new life with Toronto FC and his hopes of playing for England again.
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Deila: Guidetti can be legend (SKY)
Updated on 30 Oct, 7:12 pm
Celtic manager Ronny Deila claims loan star John Guidetti has the potential to become a club 'legend'.
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Finances forced me out of Doncaster - Staniforth (BBC)
Updated on 30 Oct, 6:57 pm
Gordon Staniforth says budgetary concerns led the former professional footballer, after just one year at the helm, to walk out on the Belles.
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Torres: Move was my choice (SKY)
Updated on 30 Oct, 6:06 pm
Fernando Torres says it was his decision to leave Chelsea over the summer and claims a return to Atletico Madrid was never discussed.
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Fernandez red card rescinded (SKY)
Updated on 30 Oct, 5:59 pm
Swansea have successfully appealed the straight red card issued to Federico Fernandez during the Capital One Cup match against Liverpool earlier this week.
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Match-fix threat significant - FAW (BBC)
Updated on 30 Oct, 5:38 pm
The FA of Wales launches an anti-match-fixing campaign, as it reveals that over £75m a season is bet on the Welsh Premier League.

Rugby Union

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Flanker Clark 'tames inner chimp' (BBC)
Updated on 30 Oct, 10:30 pm
England's Calum Clark says he has tamed his "inner chimp" after serving a long ban for breaking an opponent's elbow.
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VIDEO: Burgess talks injury, Bath & England (BBC)
Updated on 30 Oct, 7:59 pm
Bath's Sam Burgess tells BBC sports editor Dan Roan he has set his sights on playing for England at the 2015 Rugby World Cup.
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Burgess keen on World Cup chance (BBC)
Updated on 30 Oct, 6:40 pm
Bath's cross-code signing Sam Burgess says it would be "fantastic" to play for England at a Rugby World Cup.
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Taofifenua handed three-week ban (BBC)
Updated on 30 Oct, 5:44 pm
Toulon's Romain Taofifenua is banned for three weeks for kicking Ulster's Stuart Olding in last weekend's European game.
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Toulon prop handed suspension (SKY)
Updated on 30 Oct, 5:33 pm
Toulon's Romain Taofifenua has been banned for three weeks for kicking Ulster centre Stuart Olding in the head.
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Friday's PRO12 preview (SKY)
Updated on 30 Oct, 5:10 pm
Table-toppers Ospreys host Connacht on Friday looking to make it seven wins on the bounce in the Guinness PRO12.
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Davies to miss Wallabies - Clermont (BBC)
Updated on 30 Oct, 3:56 pm
Clermont Auvergne say injured centre Jonathan Davies will miss Wales' match with Australia, but the Welsh remain hopeful.
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Ireland hit by White injury blow (BBC)
Updated on 30 Oct, 3:26 pm
Ireland's injury crisis worsens as Connacht's tight-head prop Nathan White is ruled out for 16 weeks by an arm injury.
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Irish prop out for four months (SKY)
Updated on 30 Oct, 2:54 pm
Nathan White will miss Ireland's autumn internationals after suffering a ruptured tendon in his arm.
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VIDEO: Lydiate's moments of magic (BBC)
Updated on 30 Oct, 2:46 pm
A selection of Dan Lydiate's best moments during Wales' last Grand Slam-winning Six Nations season.
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Cooper and Genia to face Barbarians (BBC)
Updated on 30 Oct, 12:58 pm
Australia recall Quade Cooper and Will Genia for the game against the Barbarians on Saturday at Twickenham.
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Burgess: My focus is on Bath (SKY)
Updated on 30 Oct, 12:15 pm
Sam Burgess admits talk of him forcing his way into Stuart Lancaster’s England squad is premature as he focuses on making the difficult transition from rugby league to union with Bath.
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Meet sport's most influential woman you won't know (BBC)
Updated on 30 Oct, 11:31 am
Rugby World Cup chief Debbie Jevans is not the 'boring, old, windy, male' sports administrator of old, writes Matt Slater.
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Aussies reunite Cooper, Genia (SKY)
Updated on 30 Oct, 10:28 am
New Australia coach Michael Cheika has reunited Quade Cooper and Will Genia at half-back for Saturday’s game against the Barbarians at Twickenham.
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Weepu 'does not regret Welsh move' (BBC)
Updated on 30 Oct, 10:04 am
New Zealand World Cup-winner Piri Weepu does not regret his move to London Welsh, despite eight successive losses.

Tennis

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Murray seals World Tour Finals place (BBC)
Updated on 30 Oct, 10:47 pm
Andy Murray books his place at the World Tour Finals with an emphatic victory over Grigor Dimitrov at the Paris Masters.
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Muguruza stays unbeaten (SKY)
Updated on 30 Oct, 10:04 pm
Garbine Muguruza came from behind to defeat Flavia Pennetta and keep up her unbeaten record in the season-ending WTA Tournament of Champions.
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Djokovic, Federer march on (SKY)
Updated on 30 Oct, 9:34 pm
Roger Federer defeated home favourite Lucas Pouille in straight sets to reach the quarter-finals of the Paris Masters.
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Bartoli: Equal pay fair (SKY)
Updated on 30 Oct, 4:10 pm
Marion Bartoli believes female tennis players deserve parity with their male counterparts when it comes to prize money and thinks asking men to play three sets is the perfect compromise.
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Murray seals Tour Finals place (SKY)
Updated on 30 Oct, 4:01 pm
Andy Murray booked his place at the ATP World Tour Finals with a 6-3 6-3 victory over Grigor Dimitrov at the Paris Masters.
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London calling for Murray (SKY)
Updated on 30 Oct, 8:24 am
Andy Murray can guarantee qualification for the ATP World Tour Finals in London if he defeats Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov at the Paris Masters on Thursday.
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Murray on brink of World Tour Finals (BBC)
Updated on 29 Oct, 10:51 pm
Andy Murray moves to within one win of securing a World Tour Finals place after beating Julien Benneteau in Paris.
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Makarova suffers heavy defeat (SKY)
Updated on 29 Oct, 10:39 pm
Top seed Ekaterina Makarova suffered a disastrous start to her campaign at the WTA Tournament of Champions, going down 6-2 6-1 to Garbine Muguruza in her opening match in Sofia.
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No Paris pushover for Federer (SKY)
Updated on 29 Oct, 5:31 pm
Roger Federer was pushed to three sets before finally beating Jeremy Chardy 7-6 (7-5) 6-7 (5-7) 6-4 to reach the third round of the Paris Masters.
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Murray closes on Finals spot (SKY)
Updated on 29 Oct, 1:58 pm
A resurgent Andy Murray was in exceptional form as he dispatched French hope Julien Benneteau 6-3 6-4 to breeze into the third round of the ATP Paris Masters.
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Murray hails mental strength (SKY)
Updated on 29 Oct, 9:09 am
Andy Murray believes a vast improvement in his mental attitude has helped his recent turnaround in form and moved him to within touching distance of making next month's ATP World Tour Finals.
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Djokovic returns with win in Paris (BBC)
Updated on 28 Oct, 8:16 pm
Novak Djokovic's first match since becoming a father brings a win over Philipp Kohlschreiber at the Paris Masters.
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Murray aiming high in Paris (SKY)
Updated on 28 Oct, 7:39 pm
Andy Murray has set his sights on finishing the year on a high as he bids to seal his place in next month’s ATP World Tour Finals at London’s O2 Arena.
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Djokovic back in business (SKY)
Updated on 28 Oct, 4:39 pm
Novak Djokovic returned to the ATP Tour with a 6-3 6-4 victory against Philipp Kohlschreiber in the second round of the Paris Masters.
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Ranking drives new dad Novak (SKY)
Updated on 27 Oct, 7:54 pm
Novak Djokovic has vowed to fight off Roger Federer for the world No 1 spot just a few days after becoming a father.

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Golf

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Open ticket prices increased (SKY)
Updated on 30 Oct, 4:54 pm
The R&A have announced a £5 increase in ticket prices for the Open Championship at St Andrews in July next year.
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Park and Feng set hot pace (SKY)
Updated on 30 Oct, 11:36 am
Inbee Park celebrated regaining the world No 1 ranking by earning a share of the first-round lead at the Fubon LPGA Taiwan Championship.
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Poulter focused on form (SKY)
Updated on 30 Oct, 10:57 am
Ian Poulter does not want to let off-course issues distract him from his bid to rediscover his best form before the year is out.
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Levy claims early BMW Masters lead (BBC)
Updated on 30 Oct, 10:28 am
France's Alexander Levy shoots 65 to claim a one-shot lead in the first round of the BMW Masters in Shanghai.
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Karlberg ahead in Malaysia (SKY)
Updated on 30 Oct, 9:53 am
Sweden's Rikard Karlberg shot a bogey-free 65 to top the first round leaderboard by two shots ahead of a big-name field at the CIMB Classic in Malaysia on Thursday.
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In-form Levy leads again (SKY)
Updated on 30 Oct, 9:35 am
France's Alexander Levy made the ideal start to his bid for a third European Tour title of the season - and second in China - in the BMW Masters on Thursday.
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Westwood raring to go (SKY)
Updated on 29 Oct, 12:36 pm
Lee Westwood is feeling ‘pretty confident’ ahead of this week’s $7 million CIMB Classic at the Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club.
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Rose keen to boost world ranking (BBC)
Updated on 29 Oct, 12:27 pm
Britain's Justin Rose hopes a win in the BMW World Masters in China this weekend will help lift him up the world rankings.
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Rose targets big finish (SKY)
Updated on 29 Oct, 10:09 am
Justin Rose admits he will have one eye on the world rankings in the weeks ahead as he looks to sign off another fine season in memorable style.
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Organisers regret Rory absence (SKY)
Updated on 29 Oct, 8:00 am
The tournament director of this week’s BMW Masters says he is 'disappointed' that world No 1 Rory McIlroy will not be in the field at Lake Malaren in China.
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Stenson out of BMW Masters (SKY)
Updated on 28 Oct, 8:23 am
Henrik Stenson has become the latest big name to withdraw from this week’s BMW Masters tournament at Lake Malaren in China.
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VIDEO: Sport's prize money gender gap (BBC)
Updated on 28 Oct, 6:23 am
A BBC Sport study reveals 30% of sports - including golf, cricket and squash - pay prize money that rewards men more highly than women.
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'Prize money gap needs to be closed' (BBC)
Updated on 28 Oct, 12:02 am
Men earn more prize money than women in 30% of sports, a BBC Sport study reveals.
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CIMB Classic preview (SKY)
Updated on 27 Oct, 9:31 am
The fourth event in the PGA Tour's 2014/15 schedule takes us to Asia for the CIMB Classic in Malaysia.
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Pace clinches maiden triumph (SKY)
Updated on 27 Oct, 7:35 am
South Africa's Lee-Anne Pace claimed her maiden LPGA Tour title when she won the rain-shortened Blue Bay LPGA on Monday.

Cricket

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Twin tons power Pakistan (SKY)
Updated on 30 Oct, 3:38 pm
Centuries from Younis Khan and Azhar Ali put Pakistan firmly in control on day one of the second Test against Australia.
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Middlesex hand deals to young trio (BBC)
Updated on 30 Oct, 3:31 pm
Middlesex hand teenage trio Max Holden, George Scott and Robbie White summer contracts with the club.
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Younus hits third successive century (BBC)
Updated on 30 Oct, 2:22 pm
Younus Khan hits a third successive hundred as Pakistan close day one of the final Test with Australia on 304-2.
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Sussex quartet offered new deals (BBC)
Updated on 30 Oct, 12:56 pm
Sussex offer new deals to bowlers Will Beer and Lewis Hatchett, all-rounder Steffan Piolet and batsman Luke Wells.
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Pietersen claims sadden England pair (BBC)
Updated on 29 Oct, 10:00 pm
England bowlers Stuart Broad and James Anderson say they are saddened by Kevin Pietersen's claims of a bullying culture.
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VIDEO: No England bullying culture - Broad (BBC)
Updated on 29 Oct, 9:32 pm
Stuart Broad says claims by former England team-mate Kevin Pietersen that there was a culture of bullying within the national side are not true.
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Lions call pleases Sussex's Robinson (BBC)
Updated on 29 Oct, 5:03 pm
Sussex manager Mark Robinson has welcomed the opportunity to coach the England Lions side on a second tour.
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Trego extends Somerset stay (SKY)
Updated on 29 Oct, 4:43 pm
Somerset all-rounder Peter Trego has signed a contract extension that will see him remain at Taunton until at least the end of the 2016 season.
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Trego agrees new Somerset contract (BBC)
Updated on 29 Oct, 4:23 pm
All-rounder Peter Trego signs a new contract at Somerset to keep him with the county until the end of the 2016 campaign.
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Trio earn Derbyshire deals (SKY)
Updated on 29 Oct, 12:30 pm
Derbyshire trio Will Davis, Adam Wheatcroft and Harry White have all been awarded contracts with the county for the 2015 season.
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Lara calls for Windies review (SKY)
Updated on 29 Oct, 9:32 am
Brian Lara has called for big changes within the West Indies cricket board after a payment dispute forced the tour of India to be cut short.
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Wade back in Australia squad (SKY)
Updated on 29 Oct, 8:42 am
Matthew Wade has been named in Australia's 13-man one-day international squad for the first time in almost a year as he covers for the rested Brad Haddin in next month's series against South Africa.
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Trott return welcome - Agnew (BBC)
Updated on 28 Oct, 5:23 pm
Jonathan Trott's welcome return is good news for England after a turbulent year, says Jonathan Agnew.
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Trott makes international return (BBC)
Updated on 28 Oct, 5:02 pm
Jonathan Trott vows to prove himself again at international level after being named in the England Lions squad.
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England target World Cup glory (SKY)
Updated on 28 Oct, 3:16 pm
The captain of England’s visually impaired cricket team says they head to South Africa next month looking to win the World Cup.

Other Sports

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Giants win World Series (SKY)
Updated on 30 Oct, 6:29 am
San Francisco Giants secured the World Series title with a 3-2 win over Kansas City Royals after a nerveless performance from Madison Bumgarner.
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Bisping, Pearson go Down Under (SKY)
Updated on 29 Oct, 12:43 pm
Michael Bisping is aware the type of rivalry he has with upcoming foe Luke Rockhold has been detrimental in the past - and vows to remain calm despite his tendency for competing emotionally.
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Royals force series decider (SKY)
Updated on 29 Oct, 6:13 am
Kansas City Royals forced the World Series to a decisive seventh game with a 10-0 thrashing of San Francisco Giants.
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Manuwa ignores Rua resume (SKY)
Updated on 28 Oct, 3:34 pm
Jimi Manuwa looks up to nobody within his sport so it is hardly surprising that he struggles to recall any previous fights of his legendary upcoming opponent Mauricio ‘Shogun’ Rua.
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NHL: Five-star Rangers' rally (SKY)
Updated on 28 Oct, 7:02 am
New York Rangers produced a remarkable comeback to stun Minnesota Wild, with the hosts scoring five final-period goals to snatch a dramatic 5-4 win at Madison Square Garden.
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Cardinals mourning Taveras (SKY)
Updated on 27 Oct, 2:32 pm
Oscar Taveras, one of the brightest prospects in Major League Baseball, has died at the age of 22 in a car crash.
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Pistorius: Prosecution appeals (SKY)
Updated on 27 Oct, 12:57 pm
South African prosecutors have confirmed they will appeal against the verdict and sentence given to Oscar Pistorius.
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NHL: Sharks end Ducks' streak (SKY)
Updated on 27 Oct, 8:24 am
Anaheim Ducks' seven-match winning streak was brought to a shuddering halt after they were comprehensively beaten 4-1 by the San Jose Sharks.
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Earnhardt claims Virginia win (SKY)
Updated on 27 Oct, 8:06 am
Dale Earnhardt Jr raced to his fourth triumph of the season in the Goody’s Headache Relief Shot 500 in Martinsville on Sunday as he bounced back from elimination in the Chase for the Sprint Cup.
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San Francisco one win away (SKY)
Updated on 27 Oct, 6:04 am
Madison Bumgarner was once again the star as San Francisco moved within one win of the World Series with a 5-0 shutout of Kansas City.
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NHL: Penguins too good (SKY)
Updated on 26 Oct, 7:07 am
A goal and two assists from captain Sidney Crosby lifted the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 3-0 victory over Nashville on Saturday, dealing a first regulation loss of the NHL season to the Predators.
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Royals edge ahead in Series (SKY)
Updated on 25 Oct, 7:54 am
The Kansas City Royals held on to beat the San Francisco Giants 3-2 and grab control of the World Series on Friday.
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Royals hit back to level series (SKY)
Updated on 23 Oct, 6:25 am
The Giants lost the battle of the bullpens on Wednesday and San Francisco reliever Hunter Strickland nearly ignited a brawl after losing his temper as the Kansas City Royals levelled the World Series 1-1 with a 7-2 win in Game Two.
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San Francisco romp in opener (SKY)
Updated on 22 Oct, 6:07 am
The San Francisco Giants brought Kansas City Royals' perfect postseason to a shuddering end with an emphatic 7-1 win in the opening game of the World Series.
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Future unclear for Pistorius (SKY)
Updated on 21 Oct, 5:05 pm
After seven months of trial, psychiatric evaluation and sentencing hearing, finally - in the words of Judge Thokozile Masipa - justice has prevailed, writes Sky Sports News HQ’s Geraint Hughes.