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ATP Cup: Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic earn wins for Spain and Serbia

Spain's world number one Rafael Nadal began his 2020 season by clinching his nation's opening win against Georgia at the inaugural ATP Cup.Nadal beat Nikoloz Basilashvili

Man Utd boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says Robin van Persie ‘doesn’t have right’ to criticise

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ATP Cup: Great Britain lose to Bulgaria after Jamie Murray and Joe Salisbury defeat

Britain lost their opening ATP Cup tie after Jamie Murray and Joe Salisbury were beaten in a thrilling match ending at 2:47am local time in Sydney.With the tie with Bulga

Kyrgios makes ace pledge for those affected by bushfires

Nick Kyrgios will donate 200 Australian dollars (£106) for each ace he hits in events held in Australia in January to help those affected by the bushfires.The Australian

Air quality fears at GB’s ATP Cup venue as bushfires rage

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Bobby Madley: Former Premier League referee reveals he was sacked after filming video appearing to mock disabled person

Former Premier League referee Bobby Madley has revealed he was sacked after filming a video appearing to mock a disabled person.In a blog post, Madley said he was dismiss

Sharapova to play in Brisbane after injury-hit 2019

Russia's Maria Sharapova will compete at the Brisbane International in January after receiving a wildcard. The 32-year-old former world number one played just 15 matches

January transfer window 2020: Who could be on the move?

It's that time of the season again.Clubs will be on the hunt for a bargain or big-money signing, whether they are aiming for the title, looking to clinch a European spot

David Moyes: West Ham appoint former boss for second spell

David Moyes has been appointed as West Ham manager and will return for a second spell at the club.The Scot, 55, has signed an 18-month deal and starts with the New Year's

Manuel Pellegrini: West Ham sack manager after defeat by Leicester

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‘Gutted’ Murray to miss Australian Open after injury setback

Britain's Andy Murray has pulled out of next month's Australian Open because of a pelvic injury.The three-time Grand Slam champion, 32, was aiming to play in his first Gr

Greatest moments of the decade – ‘I was there – Murray wins Wimbledon’

On 7 July 2013, Andy Murray ended Great Britain's 77-year wait for a Wimbledon men's singles champion. In the latest in a series recalling some of the greatest sporting

Leicester City 0-4 Liverpool: League leaders crush nearest rivals

Liverpool tightened their grip on the Premier League title race even further as they produced a masterclass to overpower nearest challengers Leicester City at The King Po

Alternative end-of-year football awards: Who was the best player? Who had the biggest meltdown?

The end of 2019 is almost upon us, and what a year in football it has been.Manchester City won the Premier League title for a second consecutive year, Liverp

Frank Lampard: Chelsea boss defends Antonio Rudiger over Jose Mourinho criticism of Son Heung-min red card

Chelsea boss Frank Lampard has defended Antonio Rudiger after he was criticised for his part in Tottenham forward Son Heung-min's red card on Sunday.Spurs manager Jose Mo

Australian Open: Prize money tops £38m with bigger share for earlier rounds

Australian Open organisers have increased the prize money to more than £38m with the biggest gains for those losing in the earlier rounds.The overall prize fund for the

Antonio Rudiger: Tottenham say investigation into alleged racist abuse ‘inconclusive’

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Tottenham 0-2 Chelsea: PFA wants inquiry after alleged racism mars match

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Jurgen Klopp proud as Liverpool pass another test with Club World Cup win

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Mikel Arteta: Arsenal manager insists he is ready and calls for new energy

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‘I can only listen to my body’ – Konta hopeful of playing Australian Open

British number one Johanna Konta is hopeful she will be ready to play in the Australian Open after revealing the extent of a knee injury.Konta, 28, said the problem is si

Mikel Arteta: Arsenal to name Spaniard as new manager on Friday

Mikel Arteta is expected to be named as Arsenal's new manager on Friday.Arteta said his farewells to staff at Manchester City on Thursday morning. There has been annoyanc

Laura Robson: Former British number one has second hip operation

Former British number one Laura Robson has had hip surgery for a second time "after months of struggling".The 25-year-old, who first had hip surgery in June 2018, returne

Carlo Ancelotti: Everton hopeful of appointing Italian as Marco Silva’s replacement

Everton are hopeful of appointing Carlo Ancelotti as manager as positive talks continue.Ancelotti, 60, has been Everton's top target to succeed sacked Marco Silva.The Ita

Wimbledon junior champion Noah Rubin on improving mental health in tennis

Recently crowned US Open champion Bianca Andreescu speaks of "feeling worthless" as she struggled to cope with the attention of being a rising teenage star.Former Grand S