European Games: Kirsty Gilmour’s final loss ‘tough to take’

Kirsty Gilmour says her third European silver medal "hurts a little bit more" than the first two after losing her final to Denmark's Mia Blichfeldt. The Scot came from a set down to beat another Dane, top seed Line Hoemark...

European Games: Marcus Ellis & Lauren Smith beat Chris and Gabby Adcocks to win...

Marcus Ellis and Lauren Smith caused a shock at the European Games by beating British rivals Chris and Gabby Adcock in the badminton mixed doubles final. Ellis and Smith beat the top seeds and current European champions 21-14 21-9. Ellis -...

EuroBasket Women: We’re ready, says GB coach Buceta

GB Women at EuroBasket 2019 Venue: Riga, Latvia Date: 27 June - 7 July Head coach Jose Maria Buceta says last weekend's games have have convinced him his Great Britain Women's team is ready for the EuroBasket finals in Latvia. GB gained revenge over Sweden,...

EuroBasket Women: Great Britain beat hosts Latvia in opener

Great Britain's women opened their EuroBasket campaign with a dominant 74-60 win over hosts Latvia in Riga. Johannah Leedham-Warner led the team with 24 points and six assists, as well as taking seven steals as she showcased her all-round talent. Karlie...

Kevin Durant: Golden State Warriors forward set to sign £129m Brooklyn Nets deal

Two-time NBA champion Kevin Durant is set to sign for the Brooklyn Nets, after three seasons with the Golden State Warriors. The 30-year-old small forward will join the Nets after the free agency period ends on 6 July. The contract is...

EuroBasket Women: Great Britain left needing to win final game after Spain loss From...

Great Britain's women lost 67-59 to Spain in Riga in the second game of their EuroBasket campaign and must now win their final group match to make the play-offs. GB were level with less than two minutes left but could...

EuroBasket Women: GB beat Ukraine to keep quarter-final hopes alive

Great Britain secured a play-off against Montenegro for a place in the last eight of Women's EuroBasket by beating Ukraine 68-54 in their final group game. Temi Fagbenle was again top scorer, with 22 points, while Karlie Samuelson and Johannah...

EuroBasket Women: Great Britain women beat Montenegro to reach quarter-finals

Great Britain's women became the first home nation to reach a EuroBasket quarter-final when they beat Montenegro 92-71 to win their play-off in Riga. Temi Fagbenle hit 29 points to lead GB's scoring, with Karlie Samuelson adding 28 and Rachael...

The death that changed Nascar

Fifteen years ago one of Nascar's rising stars was killed when the accelerator of his car got stuck and he crashed into a wall at a racetrack. Adam Petty was 19. His death led to new safety features being...

Crash damages 18 cars as Denny Hamlin wins Nascar showpiece

The back wheels of Aric Almirola's Ford were on the roof of another car at one point - with the front ones perched on the back of the vehicle ahead. That was just one element of a colossal pile-up at...