Premier League


5 talking points from Liverpool's 1-2 win over Crystal Palace

Liverpool moved to the top of the Premier League, temporarily at least, after sealing a dramatic 2-1 win away at Crystal Palace on Saturday afternoon.

Mikel Arteta explains decision to sub off Gabriel Martinelli in Arsenal's defeat to Villa

The Brazilian seemed to be causing havoc at times down the left flank.

Red Bull’s unprecedented F1 2023 dominance receives government praise

"Sometimes there is a sporting achievement that simply cannot go without comment."

Hamilton has “full faith” in Mercedes after checking out W15 in wind tunnel

Lewis Hamilton says he has “full faith” in his Mercedes Formula 1 team after he saw next year’s W15 in the wind tunnel during an end-of-season visit.

Rebranding F1 team making 'important decisions' to turn fortunes around

Sauber expect to improve upon disappointing 2023 season

Mercedes feature pinpointed as ‘emblematic’ of wider issues since 2022

Mercedes has scored only one grand prix win in the F1 ground effect era...

Wales fly-half saves Bristol Bears’ blushes after letting a 23-point lead slip

Bristol Bears defeated Lyon thanks to a late drop goal from Callum Sheedy after letting a 23-point lead slip.

28-year-old creative winger wants to play for West Ham next season

So far in this 2023/24 Premier League season, West Ham have blown hot and cold. As their most recent win at Tottenham Hotspur showed, when David Moyes’

Newcastle Thunder confirm head coach, home stadium for 2024 as club provide latest update on future

Two major announcements from Thunder as they advance their planning for 2024.

Springboks inspire Sharks and Cheetahs to stunning wins while Gloucester end losing streak

Our round up of Saturday's Challenge Cup action.

Moyes drops Paqueta & unleashes "enigma" in predicted West Ham lineup vs Fulham

David Moyes could tinker with the West Ham line-up for their game with Fulham on Sunday, despite the Hammers beating Tottenham mid-week.

Martin “didn’t enjoy” pressure of being a MotoGP title fighter

MotoGP championship runner-up Jorge Martin says he “didn’t enjoy” the pressure of being a title challenger in 2023 and “struggled”, especially between Thailand and Qatar.

Player facing "difficulties" inside West Ham as "tension" with Moyes shared

It's been reported this week that one West Ham player is having a tough time within the club amid a testing relationship with manager David Moyes.

Everton vs Chelsea: Prediction, kick-off time, team news, TV, live stream, h2h results, odds today

Everton vs Chelsea: Prediction, kick-off time, team news, TV, live stream, h2h results, odds today - Blues travel to Merseyside looking to end bad run on the road

Arsene Wenger's first title winners at Arsenal - and where Gunners legends are now

Arsenal are pushing for their first Premier League title of the post-Arsena Wenger era, a quarter of a century after the Gunners picked up their first title under the Frenchman

RANKED! The 25 best Champions League games of all time

The Miracle of Istanbul, Remontadas, multiple Italian Jobs and the night of Ole Gunnar Solksjaer's life: this is the definitive collection of Champions League classics

Mo Salah scores 150th Premier League goal: How he ranks all-time

Mo Salah officially has his 150th Premier League goal.

The best international players of the 2010s

Ranking the finest international footballers between 2010 and 2019

Emma Raducanu's Aus Open hopes hanging by a thread because of Naomi Osaka and six stars

Emma Raducanu may struggle to get into the main draw of the Australian Open as some other stars have also planned to make a comeback in January.

Soccer-PSG get hard-fought 2-1 win over Nantes to extend lead in Ligue 1

PARIS (Reuters) -Randal Kolo Muani's late goal helped Paris St Germain secure a 2-1 victory over Nantes on Saturday to claim an eighth straight Ligue 1 win and extend their lead at the top of the standings. PSG moved to 36 points, six points clear of AS Monaco, who beat Stade Rennais 2-1. Third-placed Nice are on 29 points and will host Reims on Sunday. "The win is a great boost for what's to

Every driver out of contract next season as 15 F1 stars become available

The 2024 F1 ‘silly season' promises to be one of the most dramatic in recent memory with three-quarters of the grid out of contract.

Spurs 6-5 Newcastle combined XI: Gordon unlucky to miss out as Porro gets nod over Livramento

Tottenham's clash against Newcastle is the hardest game to call in the Premier League this weekend. So naturally, we have done a combined XI.

Christmas sport gift guide: Olympic gear, running tech and a load of balls

Fun, games and unique Warm up for the big tournament of next year with the Adidas Euro 2024 official ball, boasting a rather swish modernist colour scheme from, with a range of variations. Similarly, oval ball fans need look no further than the official Six Nations ball from, which stocks the men’s and women’s tournament editions plus ones branded for each nation. Kids who need kitting out will do well with the...

Is Lewis Hamilton in danger of losing title? Everything we know about Massa's legal fight

As Felipe Massa's legal battle rages on there is a lot to get to grips with.

McLaren have world record made official by Guinness visit at MTC

After their record-breaking pit stop, McLaren had that landmark officially rubber-stamped with a factory visit.

How the Rec’s stitched pitch is doing ‘wonders’ for Bath’s scrum

Bath boss Johann van Graan was delighted with the difference their newly stitched pitch made for scrumming in their 37-14 win over Ulster.

Relentless Ipswich see off Boro

A goal in each half earned Ipswich a 2-0 win over Middlesbrough to keep Kieran McKenna's side on the tails of leaders Leicester.

Ryder Cup hero 'in talks' to become first signing for Jon Rahm's new LIV Golf team

Tyrrell Hatton, the Team Europe Ryder Cup teammate of Jon Rahm, is the latest name in golf rumored to be joining the Spanish player's new Liv Golf team before next season

Christian Horner to Ferrari? – Five things we would like to see in F1 that would never happen

From the unlikely to the impossible, here are some things on our fantasy F1 wishlist.

Boxing Tonight: TV channels, live streams, start times and fight cards

Boxing is back in Bournemouth tonight as Chris Billam-Smith makes the first defence of his cruiserweight world title against Mateusz Masternak

Sheffield Wednesday's first away win a month in the making, says Danny Rohl

Sheffield Wednesday’s first away win of the season was testament to the improvements made over the last month, believes delighted manager Danny Rohl.

Where are they now? The 14 signings Ole Gunnar Solskjaer made as Man Utd boss

A mixed bunch.

Red Bull aims to improve “all aspects” for different RB20 F1 car

Red Bull says it is looking at improving “all aspects” of its dominant RB19 car for next year, amid suggestions its 2024 Formula 1 challenger will be notably different.

From ‘concern’ to ‘excitement’, Lewis Hamilton talks Mercedes W15’s evolution

"It's always an exciting time of the year because I have seen the car in the wind tunnel..."

West Indies announce deaths of Clyde Butts and Joe Solomon

Cricket West Indies have sadly announced the deaths of legends Clyde Butts and Joe Solomon. The passing of both was confirmed on Friday night with posts on Twitter .

Ricciardo: AlphaTauri no longer a junior F1 team

Daniel Ricciardo says that his AlphaTauri Formula 1 outfit is “not a junior team anymore” as it heads into 2024 with two experienced drivers and a new identity.

Aston Villa 1-0 Arsenal: 16 Conclusions on the Prem title favourites and the team they beat

If you weren't already, it's probably time to take Aston Villa seriously as legitimate Premier League title challengers. But Arsenal should have won that.

The Premier League table since Man Utd appointed Erik ten Hag

Ten Hag is starting to come under pressure.

Is Tottenham v Newcastle on TV? Kick-off time, channel and how to watch Premier League fixture

Is Tottenham v Newcastle on TV? Kick-off time, channel and how to watch Premier League fixture - Everything you need to know ahead of the Premier League fixture

New red flag rules in F2 and F3: Experiment for F1?

From next season onwards, a new interesting rule will be added in Formula 2 and Formula 3. When a driver disrupts the session with a red flag, that driver can no longer take part in the session and his fastest time may even be deleted. If the rule is successful, it could be implemented in Formula 1 as well.

Billam-Smith weighs in for 'legacy' fight against Masternak

Chris Billam-Smith made weight for the first defence of his WBO cruiserweight world championship.

West Indies secure ODI series with thrilling win over England in Barbados

The West Indies edged visitors England in a rain-effected final ODI in Barbados on Saturday.

Big Bash League game abandoned due to safety concerns mid-match

The Big Bash League game between Melbourne Renegades and Perth Scorchers was abandoned due to safety concerns around the pitch.

Maro Itoje is set to stay at Saracens thanks to the RFU

EXCLUSIVE BY NIK SIMON AND ALEX BYWATER: Under the salary cap, Itoje's contract offer from Saracens has been halved, reduced from approximately £825,000 a year to £425,000.

Aston Villa roar into title race with statement Arsenal victory - 5 talking points

ASTON VILLA 1-0 ARSENAL: A first half goal from John McGinn ensured Aston Villa continued their amazing home record with a narrow win over fellow title contenders Arsenal

George Russell fears ILLNESS will hamper 2024 F1 season

George Russell is not happy with the 24-race calendar for 2024

Ferrari target tipped as ‘most underrated driver in F1' despite ongoing contract talks

Ferrari's driver line-up looks set to be renewed beyond the end of the 2024 season with both Charles Leclerc and Carlos Sainz currently in talks over new deals.

Devin Haney vs Regis Prograis time: When does fight start in UK and US tonight?

Devin Haney vs Regis Prograis time: When does fight start in UK and US tonight? - Haney is vacating the undisputed lightweight belts and moving up to challenge Prograis at super-lightweight

Bath 37-14 Ulster: Hosts come from behind to secure a bonus-point win

NIK SIMON AT THE REC: Bath's attack has the potential to go off like a Molotov cocktail but this victory was a slow burn that belonged to their scrum.

Trio of former World No 1s go straight into Australian Open draw with Special Rankings and wildcard

Naomi Osaka, Angelique Kerber and Caroline Wozniacki have been handed main draw entries.