Clatts blames Mourinho for making him quit PL refereeing

“I’d walked off that pitch at Stoke, which was always the coldest stadium, it was always wet and miserable, and refereeing Man United was never an easy match.

06/12 | Football |

Bradley Beal shakes out of slump to set records in historic performance

Beal instead stayed up late watching film, both of himself and other players around the NBA. He was a in a slump and needed a reminder of what makes him one of the NBA's best scorers.

06/12 | Basketball |

Ashes: Australia beat England by 120 runs

Beginning the final day on 176-4 in pursuit of 354, the tourists lost Chris Woakes to the second ball and Joe Root two overs later, both to Josh Hazlewood.

06/12 | Other |

India and Sri Lanka players sick in smog-hit Test match

Sri Lanka coach Nic Pothas sais his players were in "discomfort" and that Lakmal "didn't feel very well".

06/12 | Other |

Russia banned from Winter Olympics

The IOC also decided to suspend Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) president Alexander Zhukov as an IOC member, while Russian Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko, sports minister at the time of the Sochi Games, was also banned from any future participation at the Olympics.

06/12 | Winter sports |

Sixers being held back by fouls

“It’s a point of emphasis with our team: fouling and turnovers.” guard JJ Redick said after the 115-101 loss to Phoenix. “That, I think, is what is holding us back from becoming elite.”

05/12 | Basketball |

LaVar Ball pulls son LiAngelo Ball out of UCLA

LiAngelo Ball is regarded as a long shot to be drafted in June, and that was before his arrest in China.

05/12 | Basketball |

Ex-United keeper still rates Buffon as better than De Gea

“I think De Gea would definitely be in the top-three,” the former Australia No.1 told Talksport.

05/12 | Football |

Rennes midfielder James Lea Siliki has been turning heads this season for Rennes

“I grew up with the [Alex] Ferguson years, the Boxing Day games on Canal+, the 95th minute wins…”

05/12 | Football |

New York Giants sack head coach Ben McAdoo and general manager Jerry Reese

The Giants lost 24-17 to the Oakland Raiders on Sunday, the first game Manning, 36, had not begun after 210 starts in a row.

05/12 | Other |