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Jason Roy has plenty to smile about after helping England win tour opener

Jason Roy had plenty to smile about after helping to set up England's 117-run win over a UWI Vice-Chancellor's XI in the first warm-up match on their tour of the West Indies.

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Jamie Vardy joins Kasper Schmeichel in denying involvement in Ranieri sacking

Jamie Vardy has joined Kasper Schmeichel in denying any involvement in Claudio Ranieri's sacking as Leicester boss.

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Mourinho's United will win more than one trophy this season, says Cantona

Eric Cantona is convinced Manchester United will land the first of many trophies in the Jose Mourinho era at Wembley on Sunday.

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Mauricio Pochettino questions Tottenham's readiness to win a trophy

Mauricio Pochettino has questioned Tottenham's readiness to win a trophy and admits the squad must be strengthened in the summer.

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My players had the answers, says happy Chelsea boss Conte

Antonio Conte praised his Chelsea players' second-half response in Saturday's 3-1 win over Swansea which established an 11-point lead at the Premier League summit.

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Gavin McDonnell misses out on joining twin Jamie as a world champion

Gavin McDonnell was denied the opportunity to create history as he was defeated by Rey Vargas in their WBC World Super-Bantamweight title fight.

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Joe Schmidt thrilled as Ireland put themselves in Six Nations title contention

Joe Schmidt has admitted Ireland's RBS 6 Nations destiny is back in their own hands after Saturday's 19-9 win over France in Dublin.

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Scotland head coach Vern Cotter proud of long-awaited win over Wales

Vern Cotter hailed Scotland's second-half fightback against Wales as his ever-improving line-up kept hopes of a first Triple Crown in 27 years alive.

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Amir Khan and Manny Pacquiao announce April 23 bout

Amir Khan will fight Manny Pacquiao on April 23 in a "super fight" both men have announced on Twitter.

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Owen Farrell is developing an aura, says England coach Eddie Jones

Eddie Jones senses that an aura is developing around Owen Farrell and has promised England's talisman playmaker that his most successful years are to come.

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Ben Te'o urged to seize England chance by scrum coach Neal Hatley

Ben Te'o and James Haskell have been challenged to carry the impact they have made as replacements into the starting line-up when England face Italy on Sunday.

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Conor O'Shea hits back at Italy detractors and says Six Nations should expand

Conor O'Shea has reacted to scrutiny of Italy's place in the RBS 6 Nations by declaring the tournament should be expanded if the sport is to flourish.

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Ireland fly-half Johnny Sexton makes match-winning return against France

Johnny Sexton shrugged off France's latest bully-boy tactics to pilot Ireland's stubborn 19-9 RBS 6 Nations victory in Dublin.

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UK Sport chairman Rod Carr defends investment in medal pursuit

UK Sport chairman Rod Carr has defended the funding agency's high-performance remit and described as "highly questionable" research which said three in four Britons would prefer Government money going to improving grassroots sport above the pursuit of Olympic and Paralympic medals.

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Ranieri sacking 'shameful', says chairman of Leicester City Supporters' Club

Leicester City Supporters' Club chairman Cliff Ginnetta has called Claudio Ranieri's sacking "shameful and embarrassing".

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Shaun Wane tight-lipped over Wigan game being rearranged

Wigan coach Shaun Wane refused to speak about the controversy surrounding his side's hastily-rearanged Betfred Super League clash at Widnes on Friday.

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Jose Mourinho pondering Wayne Rooney start in EFL Cup final

Jose Mourinho is weighing up whether to start Wayne Rooney in the EFL Cup final after the Manchester United ended speculation about his immediate future.

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Eddie Jones: Dylan Hartley is first name on team sheet right now

Eddie Jones has reacted to scrutiny of Dylan Hartley's ongoing selection by insisting England's captain will remain the first name on the team sheet for the foreseeable future.

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Wembley clash can be a defining moment for EFL Cup rivals

Manchester United v Southampton - Jose Mourinho's well-drilled machine versus the constantly regenerating upstarts.

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Fernando Alonso reveals Mercedes talks

Double world champion Fernando Alonso has revealed he staged talks with Mercedes over the possibility of replacing Nico Rosberg.

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