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April 17, 2018 3:13 PM Furniture retailer’s Sport Relief

STAFF at Barker and Stonehouse in Hove staged a charity football league in aid of Sport Relief 2018. The furniture retailer raised £1,000 for the UK-wide fundraiser that takes place every two years. Barker and Stonehouse staff were encouraged to don their football boots and embrace the appeal by holding a five-a-side penalty shoot-out tournament where 10

April 16, 2018 11:18 AM Ivan Mauger, the 'Pele of speedway' with six world championships, dies aged 78 following battle with dementia

Speedway legend Ivan Mauger, who won six world championships during the 1960s and 1970s, has died aged 78. The New Zealander died at his home on Australia's Gold Coast having suffered with dementia. Mauger won world titles in 1968, 1969, 1970, 1972, 1977 and 1979 when speedway was a lucrative sport, contested by professional clubs. He was runner up in 1971, 1973 and 1974 and finished 8

April 13, 2018 3:32 AM Commonwealth Games: Tom Daley & Dan Goodfellow win synchronised 10m gold

Tom Daley and Dan Goodfellow beat fellow English pair Matthew Dixon and Noah Williams to win Commonwealth Games gold in the synchronised 10m platform. It was a fourth Commonwealth gold medal for Daley, who has won two individual 10m titles - this event in 2010 and a silver in Glasgow in 2014. Daley and Goodfellow had a poor final dive but took gold on 405.81 points 7

April 12, 2018 5:21 PM PSG have 'opened talks' with Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois over summer move

PSG have begun negotiations with Chelsea No 1 Thibaut Courtois over a move to Ligue 1 this summer. The Belgian goalkeeper is out of contract in June 2019 and is stalling on signing a new deal as his contract approaches the final 12 months. The 25-year-old looks set for the Stamford Bridge exit door, and according to reports in France Paris will be his destination 4

April 6, 2018 11:59 AM Watch: New footage shows extent of attack on Man City’s coach in Liverpool

BBC Sport has obtained new footage from inside the Manchester City team coach showing the extent of their ordeal as they approached Anfield on Wednesday night ahead of their Champions League tie with Liverpool. The four-minute film - recorded by an unknown member of staff - highlights the noise of bottles, cans and flares hitting the bus and the reaction 10

April 3, 2018 8:34 AM Alistair Brownlee to lead England out at the Commonwealth Games as flag bearer: 'It's going to be one of the moments that I will always remember'

Alistair Brownlee will be England's flag bearer for the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games, which open on Wednesday. Double Olympic triathlon champion Brownlee, is defending Commonwealth champion in the individual and mixed relay races. Team England selected their flag bearer after a vote of all sport team leaders. Brownlee said: 'It's a massive honour to carry 18

April 2, 2018 10:46 PM Fireman Matt Parziale happily climbing the ladder after earning his place to play the Masters at Augusta National

After locking up a spot for the Masters, most golfers are in the mood to celebrate. After punching his ticket for Augusta, Matt Parziale embarked on a five hour drive home, followed by four hours sleep before punching in for his 24 hour shift as a firefighter. Amateurs have long been a part of the Masters story, of course, a nod in the direction of the tournament 15

April 2, 2018 6:04 PM Egypt goalkeeper Essam El-Hadary says it would be a 'dream' to become the oldest player to feature at a World Cup as the 45-year-old prepares for this summer's tournament in Russia

Goalkeeper Essam El-Hadary could become the oldest player to feature at a World Cup if he is included in Egypt's squad for the tournament. El-Hadary, 45, plays for Al-Taawoun FC in Saudi Arabia and has made 156 appearances for Egypt since 1999. Egypt qualified for the World Cup after Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah scored a late penalty in the 2-1 win over Congo 16

April 1, 2018 4:28 PM Tyson Fury reacts to Anthony Joshua's unanimous points victory over Joseph Parker by saying 'there can only be 1' after claiming pair are 'not even good enough to be sparring partners'

Tyson Fury reacted to Anthony Joshua's unanimous points victory over Joseph Parker by saying 'there can only be 1'. Fury posted a picture of himself on Instagram with the same four belts Joshua now holds after he added Joseph Parker's WBO strap to his IBA and WBA titles with a win in Cardiff. Fury held those four belts after beating Wladimir Klitschko 12

March 31, 2018 4:43 PM Joseph Parker gets feel for ring as he shadow boxes and looks out at empty Principality Stadium ahead of unification fight with Anthony Joshua

Joseph Parker has taken extra measures to ensure the sheer size of his unification clash with Anthony Joshua won't catch him cold. The New Zealander arrived at the Principality Stadium hours before their fight on Saturday evening to spend some time shadow boxing in the ring and getting a feel for the canvas ahead of the biggest fight of his career 14