Football

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Weimann: Vital to keep Vlaar (SKY)
Updated on 31 Aug, 10:32 am
Andreas Weimann believes Ron Vlaar has become an even better player since the World Cup and would be delighted if he stays at Aston Vila.
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Balotelli out of Italy squad (SKY)
Updated on 31 Aug, 9:37 am
Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli has been left out of new Italy coach Antonio Conte's first squad.
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Sunday football live! (SKY)
Updated on 31 Aug, 9:09 am
Follow our live blog for build-up to Super Sunday, plus reaction to all yesterday's drama in the Premier League.
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Swans need to strengthen - Monk (BBC)
Updated on 31 Aug, 9:04 am
Swansea boss Garry Monk says the club "cannot afford" to sell any players and hopes to buy before the transfer deadline.
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Schneiderlin is 'happy for now' (BBC)
Updated on 31 Aug, 8:25 am
Morgan Schneiderlin says he is "happy" at Southampton but stops short of committing his future to the south-coast club.
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Balotelli left out of Italy squad (BBC)
Updated on 31 Aug, 7:49 am
Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli has been left out of new Italy coach Antonio Conte's first squad.
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Costa and Chelsea 'a perfect fit' (BBC)
Updated on 31 Aug, 7:28 am
New Chelsea striker Diego Costa is turning out to be Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho's perfect kind of player.
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Arsenal enter race for Remy (SKY)
Updated on 30 Aug, 10:49 pm
​Arsenal have joined Chelsea in triggering Loic Remy's release clause, according to some Sky sources.
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Bakker double joy for Cambuur (SKY)
Updated on 30 Aug, 10:28 pm
Erik Bakker netted twice as Cambuur Leeuwarden kept the pressure on the Eredivisie top two with a 3-2 victory over ADO Den Haag on Saturday.
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Lille slip up against Monaco (SKY)
Updated on 30 Aug, 10:17 pm
Lille missed the chance to leapfrog Bordeaux at the top of the Ligue 1 table as they let the lead slip in a 1-1 draw at Monaco.
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Atletico run close by Eibar (SKY)
Updated on 30 Aug, 10:07 pm
Atletico Madrid recorded their first win of the Primera Division season but were run alarmingly close by newcomers Eibar in a 2-1 win at the Vicente Calderon.
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Costa must learn respect - Martinez (BBC)
Updated on 30 Aug, 9:45 pm
Everton boss Roberto Martinez says Chelsea's Diego Costa must learn the "ethics" of British football after the Toffees' 6-3 defeat.
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Martinez baffled by blunders (SKY)
Updated on 30 Aug, 9:20 pm
Everton boss Roberto Martinez was left baffled by the defensive lapses which saw his side suffer a 6-3 home defeat at the hands of Chelsea.
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Jose hails Chelsea 'killers' (SKY)
Updated on 30 Aug, 8:39 pm
Jose Mourinho saluted the ‘killers’ in his Chelsea side after they defeated Everton 6-3 in a nine-goal thriller at Goodison Park.
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VIDEO: Martinez laments defensive lapses (BBC)
Updated on 30 Aug, 8:38 pm
Everton manager Roberto Martinez says there were situations his team "should've defended a lot better" in their 6-3 defeat by Chelsea.

Rugby Union

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Top 14: Ratini lifts Grenoble (SKY)
Updated on 30 Aug, 6:47 pm
Alipate Ratini scored a magnificent hat-trick to lead Grenoble to a first Top 14 win of the season, 37-23 over Bordeaux-Bègles.
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Burnell hails remarkable Weepu (SKY)
Updated on 29 Aug, 12:03 pm
Piri Weepu's "remarkable" recovery from a minor stroke proves the World Cup winner still has the tenacity to thrive in the Aviva Premiership, according to London Welsh head coach Justin Burnell.
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Guildford wants fresh start (SKY)
Updated on 29 Aug, 11:22 am
New Zealand winger Zac Guildford wants to put his past behind him as he starts a new chapter in his rugby career with French club Clermont.
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Hibbard ready for debut (SKY)
Updated on 29 Aug, 10:57 am
Richard Hibbard feels his move to Gloucester will give a chance to test himself in the best league in the world.
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Bristol's Hobson retires from rugby (BBC)
Updated on 29 Aug, 10:45 am
Bristol prop Jason Hobson, 31, announces his retirement from rugby with immediate effect following medical advice.
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Reds sign O'Connor (SKY)
Updated on 29 Aug, 10:14 am
O'Connor, 24, is returning to Australia after a spell in Europe, where he featured for London Irish and European champions Toulon.
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South Africa call up Whiteley (SKY)
Updated on 29 Aug, 9:31 am
South Africa have called Warren Whiteley into their squad for the upcoming Rugby Championship Tests in Australia and New Zealand after fellow loose forward Willem Alberts was ruled out through injury.
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Welsh rugby peace deal agreed (SKY)
Updated on 28 Aug, 6:10 pm
The Welsh Rugby Union and the four Regions have struck a deal which puts an end to their long-running dispute.
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WRU and regions sign new £60m deal (BBC)
Updated on 28 Aug, 4:20 pm
After a lengthy dispute, the WRU and the four Welsh rugby regions sign a deal aimed at keeping star players in Wales.
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Smith promises silverware fight (BBC)
Updated on 28 Aug, 11:43 am
London Irish boss Brian Smith vows his side will mount a serious challenge for silverware this season.
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IRB to become World Rugby (SKY)
Updated on 28 Aug, 10:57 am
The International Rugby Board will be renamed 'World Rugby' from November 19 in a move described by chairman Bernard Lapasset as a "mission statement".
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Cole and Vunipola absent for England (BBC)
Updated on 28 Aug, 10:15 am
England will be without injured props Dan Cole and Mako Vunipola for the November internationals at Twickenham.
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Burnell defends London Welsh signings (BBC)
Updated on 28 Aug, 9:57 am
London Welsh head coach Justin Burnell defends the number of signings the Premiership newcomers have made.
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England props to miss Tests (SKY)
Updated on 28 Aug, 7:10 am
England coach Stuart Lancaster will be without key front-row duo Dan Cole and Mako Vunipola for this autumn's QBE Internationals.
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Ford has plans for Burgess (SKY)
Updated on 27 Aug, 3:30 pm
Bath head coach Mike Ford believes Sam Burgess’ future in rugby union is in the back-row.

Tennis

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VIDEO: Murray plans to 'neutralize' Tsonga (BBC)
Updated on 31 Aug, 9:01 am
Andy Murray says he plans to "neutralize" Jo-Wilfried Tsonga's "explosive" power around the court when they meet in the fourth round of the US Open.
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Sunday at the US Open (SKY)
Updated on 31 Aug, 8:31 am
The biggest clash of the US Open so far takes place on Sunday as Maria Sharapova faces Caroline Wozniacki, while Roger Federer is also back in action at Flushing Meadows.
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Bouchard battles through (SKY)
Updated on 31 Aug, 7:54 am
Canadian seventh seed Eugenie Bouchard survived another epic scrap at the US Open to beat Barbora Zahlavova Strycova and make the fourth round in New York.
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Walkover for Wawrinka (SKY)
Updated on 31 Aug, 7:42 am
Third seed Stan Wawrinka moved into the fourth round of the US Open without having to take to the court on Saturday night, while John Isner’s defeat left Serena Williams as the only American left in the tournament.
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Kvitova beaten by qualifier Krunic (BBC)
Updated on 31 Aug, 4:53 am
Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova becomes the latest shock exit at the US Open, losing to qualifier Aleksandra Krunic.
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Murray in good shape to face Tsonga (BBC)
Updated on 30 Aug, 11:22 pm
Andy Murray believes his physical problems are behind him as he heads into the second week of the US Open.
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Murray into US Open fourth round (BBC)
Updated on 30 Aug, 10:19 pm
Andy Murray sees off Russia's Andrey Kuznetsov in four sets to reach the last 16 of the US Open in New York.
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Murray eases past Kuznetsov (SKY)
Updated on 30 Aug, 8:44 pm
Andy Murray booked his place in the fourth round of the US Open in Flushing Meadows on Saturday with a 6-1 7-5 4-6 6-2 victory over Andrey Kuznetsov.
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Straight sets for Djokovic (SKY)
Updated on 30 Aug, 8:10 pm
Novak Djokovic cruised into the fourth round at the US Open with a comfortable victory over American Sam Querrey.
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Krunic shocks Kvitova (SKY)
Updated on 30 Aug, 6:06 pm
Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova became the latest big-name casualty in the women's draw at the US Open with a shock third-round loss to qualifier Aleksandra Krunic.
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Saturday at the US Open (SKY)
Updated on 30 Aug, 7:50 am
Andy Murray must return to his least favourite court in grand slam tennis for his third-round match against Andrey Kuznetsov at the US Open on Saturday.
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Sharapova sees off Lisicki (SKY)
Updated on 30 Aug, 5:26 am
Maria Sharapova overcame Sabine Lisicki to set up a tasty fourth-round clash with Caroline Wozniacki at the US Open.
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Federer & Sharapova win at US Open (BBC)
Updated on 30 Aug, 4:21 am
Roger Federer and Maria Sharapova enjoy straight sets wins in the US Open but Venus Williams and Simona Halep go out.
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Easy win for Federer (SKY)
Updated on 30 Aug, 3:12 am
Roger Federer nullified the big serving of Australian Sam Groth to move into the third round of the US Open..
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Lucic-Baroni back in the big time (BBC)
Updated on 29 Aug, 11:09 pm
Mirjana Lucic-Baroni describes her US Open victory over world number two Simona Halep as "the best day of my life"

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Golf

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Palmer and Day share lead (SKY)
Updated on 31 Aug, 12:15 am
American Ryan Palmer and Jason Day of Australia share the lead after the second round of the Deutsche Bank Championship.
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Poulter hits trouble in Boston (BBC)
Updated on 30 Aug, 11:37 pm
Ian Poulter shoots a 73 and fellow Ryder Cup hopeful Luke Donald a 74 as their hopes recede at the Deutsche Bank Championship.
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Johnson doubles Scottish lead (SKY)
Updated on 30 Aug, 6:53 pm
Trish Johnson extended her lead to six shots after two rounds of the Aberdeen Asset Management Ladies Scottish Open at Archerfield Links.
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Ramsay threatens Gallacher hopes (BBC)
Updated on 30 Aug, 4:22 pm
Richie Ramsay moves into contention at the Italian Open, but Stephen Gallacher retains a chance of Ryder Cup qualification.
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Otto stays two clear (SKY)
Updated on 30 Aug, 2:52 pm
South African Hennie Otto retained the lead at the Italian Open with a third round 71 on Saturday.
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Lawrie tips Gallacher for Ryder Cup (BBC)
Updated on 30 Aug, 11:39 am
Paul Lawrie feels fellow Scot Stephen Gallacher "deserves" a place in Europe's Ryder Cup team at Gleneagles next month.
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Poulter boosts Cup hopes (SKY)
Updated on 30 Aug, 8:55 am
Ian Poulter showed signs of a return to form just in time to reassure Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley that his European talisman will be still worthy of a wildcard pick for Gleneagles.
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Poulter not thinking of Ryder Cup (BBC)
Updated on 29 Aug, 11:11 pm
Ian Poulter insists his mind is not on the Ryder Cup after shooting 67 in the opening round of the Deutsche Bank Championship.
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Bradley gets form in the Bank (SKY)
Updated on 29 Aug, 8:47 pm
Keegan Bradley boosted his Ryder Cup prospects as he carded an opening round of 65 at the Deutsche Bank Championship.
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Johnson clear in Scotland (SKY)
Updated on 29 Aug, 7:55 pm
England’s Trish Johnson continued her successful relationship with the Fidra Course at Archerfield Links as she stormed to a first-round six-under-par 66 in tough and blustery conditions in the Aberdeen Asset Management Ladies Scottish Open.
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Gallacher remaining positive (SKY)
Updated on 29 Aug, 6:51 pm
Stephen Gallacher is hoping for more of the same over the weekend at the Italian Open after a 65 on Friday rekindled his hopes of qualifying for the Ryder Cup.
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Otto ahead by three in Turin (SKY)
Updated on 29 Aug, 5:38 pm
Hennie Otto flirted with creating European Tour history on his way to seizing the lead during the second round of the Italian Open in Turin.
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VIDEO: Golfer performs unusual warm-up (BBC)
Updated on 29 Aug, 2:49 pm
Scottish golfer Carly Booth demonstrates her unusual warm-up routine in a series of tumbles as she aims for a win at the Ladies Scottish Open.
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Rory buzzing on Boston return (SKY)
Updated on 29 Aug, 10:07 am
Rory McIlroy is looking to reclaim top spot in the FedEx Cup rankings as he goes for his second win in three years at the Deutsche Bank Championship.
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Molinari enjoys home comforts (SKY)
Updated on 28 Aug, 5:41 pm
Francesco Molinari certainly seemed to feel right at home in Turin, firing a round of 66 to sit in a share of the lead after the opening day of the Italian Open.

Cricket

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Woakes earns England contract (SKY)
Updated on 30 Aug, 7:31 pm
Chris Woakes' appearance in England's defeat by India at Trent Bridge on Saturday was enough to earn him an increment contract.
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Cook defends England's ODI approach (BBC)
Updated on 30 Aug, 7:01 pm
England captain Alastair Cook defends his team's tactics after a second successive heavy defeat in the one-day series with India.
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Cook: We need to tackle spin (SKY)
Updated on 30 Aug, 5:49 pm
Alastair Cook wants England to get on top of their problems with spin after India took a 2-0 lead in their best-of-five one-day series.
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Clarke back for Australia (SKY)
Updated on 30 Aug, 5:27 pm
Australia captain Michael Clarke will return to action in Sunday's one-day international against Zimbabwe after recovering from injury.
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India beat England to take 2-0 lead (BBC)
Updated on 30 Aug, 4:56 pm
India beat England by six wickets at Trent Bridge to take a 2-0 lead in the one-day series with two games left.
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India crush England (SKY)
Updated on 30 Aug, 1:30 pm
India cruised to a six-wicket victory in the third Royal London One Day International at Trent Bridge to take a 2-0 lead in the five-match series.
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Have bat and ball, will travel (BBC)
Updated on 30 Aug, 1:25 pm
Having enjoyed a globetrotting childhood, Natalie Sciver is now settled and looking to make an even bigger impact for England.
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Derbyshire hand Cotton deal (SKY)
Updated on 30 Aug, 10:49 am
Young bowler Ben Cotton has been rewarded with a two-year professional deal with Derbyshire.
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Sri Lanka rout Pakistan (SKY)
Updated on 30 Aug, 10:20 am
Pakistan succumbed to their lowest one-day score in five years as a pathetic 102 all out helped Sri Lanka claim a seven-wicket victory in the series decider in Dambulla.
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Warwicks to face Kent in semi-finals (BBC)
Updated on 29 Aug, 9:39 pm
Warwickshire will play Kent at Edgbaston, while Durham will host Nottinghamshire in the One-Day Cup semi-finals.
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Billings makes Gloucs pay (SKY)
Updated on 29 Aug, 8:51 pm
Kent claimed the last remaining place in the semi-finals of the Royal London One-Day Cup with a 24-run victory over Gloucestershire at Canterbury.
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Kent beat Glos to make One-Day semis (BBC)
Updated on 29 Aug, 7:58 pm
Kent complete the semi-final line-up of the One-Day Cup by beating Gloucestershire by 24 runs.
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Hales wants strong Cook partnership (BBC)
Updated on 29 Aug, 7:22 pm
Alex Hales says captain Alastair Cook is the "right guy at the top of the order" ahead of the third ODI against India.
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VIDEO: The Analyst: The art of death bowling (BBC)
Updated on 29 Aug, 6:03 pm
Analyst Simon Hughes explains the art of 'death' bowling in one day international cricket and how England must master the skill.
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Utseya hat-trick not enough (SKY)
Updated on 29 Aug, 4:39 pm
Prosper Utseya took a hat-trick as Zimbabwe gave South Africa a scare before crumbling in match three of the triangular series in Harare.

Other Sports

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Jorgensen crowned champion (SKY)
Updated on 31 Aug, 10:22 am
Gwen Jorgensen sealed her place in history as she secured victory in the elite women's race at the World Triathlon Championships in Edmonton, Canada.
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MLB: Nationals sink Seattle (SKY)
Updated on 30 Aug, 8:21 am
National League East leaders the Washington Nationals hit six home runs, four of them off Felix Hernandez, in an 8-3 MLB win over the Seattle Mariners.
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MLB: LA Angels leave it late (SKY)
Updated on 29 Aug, 8:10 am
The Los Angeles Angels came out on top against the Oakland Athletics in a battle between the two leading teams this season, but it needed a 10th inning to separate the two divisional rivals.
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UFC: Barao return questioned (SKY)
Updated on 29 Aug, 4:32 am
New bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw has questioned whether it is healthy for former titleholder Renan Barao to re-enter the cage this weekend at UFC 177, three months after a damaging and concussive defeat.
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Dasaolu dazzles in Zurich (SKY)
Updated on 28 Aug, 9:55 pm
European champion James Dasaolu claimed third place in the 100 metres at the Weltklasse Diamond League meeting in Zurich on Thursday night.
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MLB: Yankees stay in the hunt (SKY)
Updated on 28 Aug, 7:12 am
The New York Yankees beat wild card rivals the Detroit Tigers 8-4 to boost their hopes of a place in the playoffs.
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MLB: Angels see off Marlins (SKY)
Updated on 27 Aug, 6:19 am
The Los Angeles Angels moved ahead of the Oakland Athletics in American League West after an 8-2 win over the Miami Marlins.
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MLB: Athletics bounce back (SKY)
Updated on 26 Aug, 6:58 am
The Oakland Athletics moved level with the Los Angeles Angels at the top of American League West after beating the Houston Astros 8-2.
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MLB: Angels flying high (SKY)
Updated on 25 Aug, 6:34 am
Early runs allowed the Los Angeles Angels to cruise to a 9-4 victory over Oakland that moves them one game clear of the Athletics at the top of the American League West.
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More gold for Carlin, Halsall (SKY)
Updated on 24 Aug, 8:50 pm
Jazz Carlin and Fran Halsall both claimed their second gold medals at the European Championships as Great Britain wrapped up their most successful-ever campaign in Berlin on Sunday.
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Farah breaks Ovett record (SKY)
Updated on 24 Aug, 7:11 pm
Mo Farah marked his first appearance on a British track in more than a year by claiming his eighth national record - and then declared his struggles this season had made him hungrier than ever for more success.
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Bolt calls time on season (SKY)
Updated on 24 Aug, 3:30 pm
Usain Bolt has pulled out of the Weltklasse Diamond League meeting in Zurich on Thursday, meaning his season has come to an end.
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UFC: Shock win for dos Anjos (SKY)
Updated on 24 Aug, 3:08 pm
Rafael dos Anjos shocked Benson Henderson with a first-round knock-out at Fight Night in Tulsa, Oklahoma to elevate himself to the very top of the lightweight rankings.
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MLB: Crisp bites Angels (SKY)
Updated on 24 Aug, 9:44 am
The Oakland Athletics drew level with the Los Angeles Angels at the top of the AL West standings after a 2-1 victory at the Angel Stadium of Anaheim.
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UFC: Victory for Bisping (SKY)
Updated on 23 Aug, 7:32 pm
Michael Bisping delivered a spiteful and nasty reminder of his abilities by turning Cung Le’s face into a bruised mess and overwhelming him in the fourth round of their Fight Night main-even in Macao.