Talking Horses: Saturday’s best bets plus the latest racing news
Aidan O’Brien and Ryan Moore can combine to give Cougar Mountain a shock win in the Coral-Eclipse despite the presence of Derby winner Golden HornREAD MORE...
Heroic Heather leaves her mark on childhood idol Serena Williams
After Britain’s No1 pushed Wimbledon’s top-seed all the way, Esther Addley takes a look at the rise of Guernsey’s 23-year-old tennis starREAD MORE...
Ash Handley grabs a hat-trick for Leeds in thumping win over St Helens
• Leeds 46-18 St Helens
• Rhinos run in eight tries in top-of-the-table clash
Astana’s Lars Boom could be thrown off Tour for low cortisol levels
• Astana say cyclist will start if he cannot be replaced
• Boom is a key lieutenant of the champion, Vincenzo Nibali
Liverpool in talks to sign Allan Rodrigues de Souza from Internacional
• Discussions under way to bring Brazilian midfielder to Anfield
• Deportivo La Coruña interested in signing Luis Alberto on loan
Wimbledon held its breath as Heather Watson stood up to Serena Williams
The British No1 came agonisingly close to beating her childhood hero but when push came to shove the world No1 had deeper to dig on a raucous Centre Court
• Serena Williams v Heather Watson – as it happened
Damon Hill: more powers for F1 drivers can restore sport’s human touch
• Drivers must not be mute and compliant, says former world champion
• Hill backs reforms as a step in the right direction
James Ward relishes big Wimbledon stage for Vasek Pospisil duel but stays grounded
• ‘A lot of people rise to the occasion. I am one of them’
• Ward still hopeful of progressing to Andy Murray meeting
Wimbledon winner Andy Murray would relish joining different type of Superstars
The 2013 champion believes the versatility tennis players have to show on court would make them ideal candidates for the cult sporting TV programmeREAD MORE...
Lewis Hamilton: ‘I don’t like to think I’m in my golden years in F1’
The newly mellow Mercedes driver is in philosophical mood as he reflects on his 20s and prepares for the British Grand Prix at SilverstoneREAD MORE...
Wimbledon 2015: Order of play for Saturday 4 July
• Andy Murray takes on Andreas Seppi on Centre Court
• Dustin Brown plays Viktor Troicki on No3 Court
Team Sky tight-lipped over rumours linking Richie Porte to BMC Racing
• Australian’s contract expires after a year which has already seen nine race wins
• Cycling’s small print prevents Brailsford from discussing rumours until August
Nick Kyrgios bounces racket into crowd during tantrum at Wimbledon
Controversial Australian, who received a warning during his victory over Milos Raonic, connects with spectators, but has been criticised for his behaviourREAD MORE...
Belinda Bencic thwarts Bethanie Mattek-Sands’ charging momentum
• Eastbourne champion continues fine form with 7-5, 7-5 win
• Swiss hits back to set up meeting with Azarenka
Utrecht and Tour de France rivals gear up for grandest of départs
Cycling-mad Dutch city embraces its big day while Contador, Nibali, Froome and Quintana get set for one of the most exciting Tours in yearsREAD MORE...
F1 chiefs take sport to task in candid conference call at British Grand Prix
• Force India owner Vijay Mallya says Bernie Ecclestone must ‘uncrap’ F1
• Lotus CEO Matthew Carter blames media for negativity around sport
• Jenson Button keen to put on show at Silverstone despite slim hopes
Heather Watson pushes Serena Williams to limit before bowing out in thriller
• World No1 recovers to win epic Wimbledon duel 6-2, 4-6, 7-5
• Watson rattles Williams in performance of her life before exiting
Serena Williams v Heather Watson: Wimbledon 2015 – as it happened
Serena Williams fought back from the brink to win an astonishing match 6-2, 4-6, 7-5 against the British No1READ MORE...
Women’s World Cup: Mark Sampson’s Lionesses out to spoil Silvia Neid’s party
Manager is determined to bid farewell to ‘the greatest coach in the history of the women’s game’ with England’s first win over GermanyREAD MORE...
Wimbledon 2015: day five – as it happened
Novak Djokovic, Stan Wawrinka and Maria Sharapova won in straight sets, Nick Kyrgios and Richard Gasquet caused a stir, before Heather Watson forced a deciding set against Serena WilliamsREAD MORE...