New York Open: Kyle Edmund beats Miomir Kecmanovic to reach final

British number three Kyle Edmund reached the final of the New York Open after beating Serbia's Miomir Kecmanovic 6-1 6-4. The victory has seen the 25-year-old reach his first ATP final since he won the European Open in Antwerp in...

Joshua Cheptegei smashes 5km road world record in Monaco .

The 23-year-old ran 12 minutes 51 seconds to smash the previous record, set by Kenya's Rhonex Kipruto en route to victory at January's Valencia 10k. "I had sub-13 minutes in my mind so when my legs felt good I decided...

Liverpool’s unstoppable charge towards their first top-flight title in 30 years is “outstanding”, says...

Sadio Mane came off the bench to score the winner with 12 minutes remaining, expertly taking down skipper Jordan Henderson's raking pass and smashing in at the near post. It means Klopp's men need just five more wins from their...

England in South Africa: Eoin Morgan leads side to victory in stunning chase of...

Third Twenty20 international, Centurion South Africa 222-6 (20 overs): Klaasen 66, Bavuma 49; Curran 2-33 England 226-5 (19.1 overs): Bairstow 64, Morgan 57*, Buttler 57 England win by five wickets Scorecard Captain Eoin Morgan hit a blistering 57 not out from 22 balls, leading England to...

McLaren ‘optimistic’ about chances for 2020 F1 season.

In 2019, they were the fastest team behind Mercedes, Ferrari and Red Bull and finished fourth, two places better than in 2018. Team boss Andreas Seidl said: "It is important to keep the positive momentum up and move forward as...

Kai Sakakibara: Australian Olympic BMX rider in coma after suffering ‘severe’ head injury .

The 23-year-old fell during his opening round heat in Bathurst, New South Wales, on Saturday. He was sedated at the scene before being airlifted to Canberra Hospital, where he has had surgery to relieve pressure on his brain. In a statement,...

Great Britain’s Perri Shakes-Drayton retires at 31 .

She ran the first leg in Daegu in 2010 as she Nicola Sanders, Christine Ohuruogu and Lee McConnell took bronze. She helped Britain through the 2017 heats in London, before Eilidh Doyle came into the team that won silver behind...

England in South Africa: Eoin Morgan says his team have ‘lessons to learn’

The tourists failed to chase 178 in the first of a three-match series in East London. "We should be winning that 10 times out of 10," Morgan told the Test Match Special podcast. "It's about learning, going through a process we've...

Hakim Ziyech: Chelsea reach agreement to sign Ajax winger .

The 26-year-old was a January transfer target for Chelsea boss Frank Lampard. Ajax were unwilling to sell the Morocco international in the transfer window as they chase the Eredevisie title. Ajax have confirmed they have accepted a fee of 40m euros (£33.3m)...

Sophie McKinna’s £15,000 funding gamble .

And we'll throw in medical and training support which could make all the difference in the biggest year of your sporting life. Deal or no deal? For most athletes, a place on British Athletics' world class programme is a no-brainer. Corporate sponsors...