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  • Gregor Townsend dismayed by Glasgow Warriors defeat

    November 22, 2013 11:14 PM 15

    Head coach Gregor Townsend lamented the worst Glasgow Warriors display under his stewardship as Dragons picked up their first away win of the season. "It was a bad, bad performance," he told BBC Scotland after the 23-8 loss. "We're all disappointed because we are much better than that. "That looked like a Glasgow team that I've not seen since I've been here as a coach

  • Premier League - Matchpack: Cardiff City v Manchester United

    November 22, 2013 7:24 PM 38

    Team news, quotes and stats ahead of the Premier League match between Cardiff City and Manchester United at the Cardiff City Stadium. Striker Andreas Cornelius returns from an ankle injury. The Dane has been sidelined for 10 weeks since suffering the injury in the Capital One Cup tie against Accrington, but he featured for the Under-21s last week and is available

  • Premier League - Matchpack: Manchester City v Tottenham

    November 22, 2013 6:45 PM 35

    Team news, quotes and stats ahead of the Premier League match between Manchester City and Tottenham at Etihad Stadium. Captain Vincent Kompany (thigh) remains on the sidelines. Playmaker David Silva and striker Stevan Jovetic (calf) are also still sidelined while it remains to be seen if manager Manuel Pellegrini will restore Joe Hart or retain Costel

  • Rugby - Fullback brown voted' fans' England player of the series

    November 22, 2013 5:07 PM 16

    Fullback Mike Brown has been voted England's "Man of the Series" following his lively performances in the Twickenham tests against Australia, Argentina and New Zealand. Brown was impressive in defence and attack, particularly in the wins over the Wallabies and Pumas, and looks to have secured his place as coach Stuart Lancaster's first-choice fullback

  • Thierry Henry back training at Arsenal… cue talk of an MLS offseason loan

    November 22, 2013 2:49 PM 42

    Every offseason this happens, yet every time the same rumors will still surface and whip people into a frenzy. No, no, he almost certainly won’t be joining the club on loan as the Gunners look to cement their spot at the top of the Premier League table this season. But plenty of people will make that assumption as the French striker was photographed

  • Nico Rosberg & Lewis Hamilton set early pace in Brazil

    November 22, 2013 1:50 PM 14

    Rosberg set his fastest lap time early in the session and no-one got close to him as he sat out the final half of the 90-minute session. Hamilton ended up 0.449 seconds adrift with a time set a few minutes later. There were a number of spins and off-track moments in the slippery conditions, including from both Mercedes drivers. "Daniil's raw speed is very good, he's shown

  • Cricket - Trescothick retains captaincy

    November 22, 2013 1:07 PM 13

    Somerset have confirmed that Marcus Trescothick will continue as captain next season, with James Hildreth being named as vice-captain. There had been some debate about Trescothick's future as skipper following an unusually disappointing 2013 campaign in which the former England opener failed to score a single century and Somerset only just avoided relegation

  • Liverpool defender Jose Enrique facing knee surgery

    November 22, 2013 4:44 AM 13

    Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers says defender Jose Enrique will miss Saturday's derby against Everton with a knee injury which will require surgery. The Spaniard, 27, only returned from injury in the 4-0 win over Fulham on 9 November after a month out. "It looks like he'll probably need a small operation," Rodgers told Liverpool's website. "It's disappointing

  • Forget Manchester United, Chelsea and Arsenal... football’s kings of England remain Liverpool and Everton as Gerrard and co lead the way

    November 22, 2013 1:40 AM 16

    Sir Alex Ferguson might have knocked Liverpool off their perch, but the wider population of Merseyside still has something to chirp about. That’s because, in the ever shrinking world of favourable statistics, the two teams that will contest the Merseyside derby at Goodison Park on Saturday retain the edge when top-flight titles are apportioned by city. The records

  • England's World Cup Win 10 Years On: 6 Unsung Heroes

    November 21, 2013 8:08 PM 12

    The ‘Fun Bus’ was not first choice in England’s front row by the time the 2003 tournament arrived, but he was a key figure in the squad, getting the best out of his colleagues and, ultimately, playing a vital role on the field in the final. England’s dominant scrum should have seen them well on top of Australia, but referee Andre Watson saw things differently