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October 19, 2018 1:53 PM Jonny Bairstow: England batsman suffers injury playing football in training

Jonny Bairstow could miss England's fourth one-day international against Sri Lanka after twisting his ankle playing football in training. The 29-year-old Yorkshire batsman has not yet been sent for a scan but will be assessed by England's medical staff. England are 2-0 up in the five-match series and have a ready replacement in Alex Hales should he not be passed 6

October 18, 2018 5:12 PM Kremlin Cup: Britain's Johanna Konta reaches second semi-final of 2018

British number one Johanna Konta reached just her second WTA semi-final of the year by beating Aliaksandra Sasnovich in three sets at the Kremlin Cup in Moscow. Both players had chances in a tight decider before Konta prevailed 6-2 2-6 7-6 (7-2) against the world number 31. The victory takes Konta, who has dropped to 44th in the world rankings, into her first 5

October 18, 2018 3:17 PM Serena Williams' coach says allowing on-court coaching would improve tennis

The "vast majority" of coaches break on-court coaching rules and allowing it would help "attract new people" to tennis, says Serena Williams' coach Patrick Mouratoglou. On-court coaching is banned in Grand Slams but is allowed in WTA events. Mouratoglou admitted coaching Williams during her dramatic US Open final loss last month with Williams later docked 5

October 18, 2018 7:31 AM Katy Daley-Mclean eyes 100th England cap after being named in squad

Former World Cup-winning captain Katy Daley-Mclean could win her 100th cap after being named in England's squad of 28 for the autumn internationals. Uncapped players Claudia Macdonald, Tatyana Heard, Carys Williams, Lucy Attwood, Ellie Mulhearn, Sarah Beckett and Ellena Perry are also included. England begin against USA on 9 November and also face Canada 8

October 17, 2018 5:18 PM Arsene Wenger: Ex-Arsenal boss has offers from 'all over the world'

Former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says he expects to be back in work on 1 January and has received offers from "all over the world". The 68-year-old ended his 22-year reign at Arsenal at the end of last season. Wenger does not yet know what his next job will be, but said a role with an association, national team or even a return to Japan, where he coached 6

October 15, 2018 3:47 PM Woman born a man sets world record in first race at world cycling championships

Congratulation to Canadian Rachel McKinnon for winning the women’s sprint 35-39 age bracket at yesterday’s world cycling championship in Los Angeles. Rachel is a natural, tweeting: “I broke the 200m WORLD RECORD this morning. It was my first indoor 200m…” Imagine how much faster Rachel, who was born a man and also holds a PhD in philosophy and focuses 6

October 15, 2018 11:37 AM Sanath Jayasuriya: Ex-Sri Lanka captain faces corruption charges

Ex-Sri Lanka captain Sanath Jayasuriya has been charged by the International Cricket Council with two breaches of its anti-corruption code. The 49-year-old former all-rounder is accused of failing to co-operate with an investigation by the governing body. He is also charged with obstructing the investigation by "concealing, tampering with or destroying 13

October 6, 2018 5:14 PM Now clapping banned at FOOTBALL MATCHES! Spectators must REMAIN SILENT at youth matches

CLAPPING will now be banned at several children's football matches this weekend, to avoid putting "pressure" on young players. Hampshire FA has held Silent Weekend fixtures for four years running, and has encouraged other clubs and leagues to also participate. Winsor United Youth, Worting Youth FC, Hayling United Youth FC, Southside AFC Youth, Hamble 9

October 3, 2018 9:48 AM Manchester United captain apologises for calling for Mourinho to be sacked

Antonio Valencia, the Manchester United captain, liked an Instagram post declaring “time for Mourinho to go”. Valencia, one of the many United players said to have fallen out with the draining Portuguese manager, liked a photo of himself which carried the caption: “It’s time for Mourinho to go”. Antonio Valencia, the Manchester United captain, liked 11

October 2, 2018 7:10 PM Jose Mourinho age: How old is Jose Mourinho? How long has he been a football manager?

JOSE Mourinho is the manager of Manchester United and is regarded as one of the most successful managers of all times. How old is Jose Mourinho and how long has he been a football manager? His full name is José Mário dos Santos Mourinho Félix and he was a football player before he became a world famous manager. He became a top-tier manager after he moved 8