Garcia and Bland share BMW lead

Sergio Garcia and England's Richard Bland share a one-shot lead going into the final round of the BMW International Open.
Garcia and Bland both managed third round scores of 67 to finish on -13 in Germany. Swede Joakim Lagergren and Frenchman Joel Stalter had led after the second round but L read more...

Diamond performance from The Tin Man

The Tin Man was the big winner at Royal Ascot on Saturday after he claimed overall glory in the Diamond Jubilee Stakes.
The James Fanshawe-trained five-year-old bided his time before moving to the front of the pack, holding off strong competition from Tasleet and the fancied Limato to secure read more...

O’Brien hails Hardwicke Stakes winner Idaho

Trainer Aidan O'Brien has heaped praise on Idaho after he claimed overall glory in the Hardwicke Stakes at Royal Ascot on Saturday.
The four-year-old finished strongly under the stewardship of jockey Seamie Heffernan to claim the victory by half a length from Barsanti, with Chemical Charge s read more...

Kvitova upbeat ahead of Birmingham final

Petra Kvitova says she is

enjoying playing again
after reaching the final of the Aegon Classic in Birmingham.
Kvitova sustained a career-threatening hand injury in December when she was stabbed by an intruder in her home. The Czech star is competing in her second tou read more...

Ford parts ways with Sri Lanka

Graham Ford has left his job as Sri Lanka head coach following a disappointing ICC Champions Trophy campaign.
The South African only took over as coach of the Lions for a second time in February 2016, signing a contract that was supposed to take him through to the conclusion of the 2019 Worl read more...

Hamilton secures Baku pole

Lewis Hamilton has secured pole position for Sunday's Azerbaijan Grand Prix after edging out Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas.
The Brit left it late to secure top-billing, as on his final lap of qualifying he posted a time of 1:40.593 to edge out Bottas by just four tenths of a second. It read more...

Lesson learnt for Salford

Salford boss Ian Watson says his side's late collapse against St Helens was

tough to take
and a
for his side.
The Red Devils led 23-8 with just seven minutes to play, but Saints managed three tries, two of which were converted, and a l read more...

Russell handed Mercedes chance

Mercedes have confirmed that youngster George Russell will make his F1 testing debut in Hungary at the start of August.
The British GP3 driver will take control of Mercedes' WO8 car on both days at the Hungaroring, as Formula One teams will get their final chance to test their cars outside o read more...

Federer reaches Halle final

Roger Federer downed Karen Khachanov 6-4 7-6 to secure a spot in Sunday's Halle Open final.
The Swiss star, who is preparing for a tilt at Wimbledon after deciding not to contest the French Open, struggled at times and lost a service game in each set, but still managed to claim victory in 85 read more...

Broad hoping to prove fitness

Stuart Broad is hoping to prove his fitness for England's first Test against South Africa by playing in next week's One-Day Cup final.
The Nottinghamshire seamer sustained a heel injury during his county's recent victory over Leicestershire and the problem has ruled him out of the inaugural read more...