English

Top Stories

Hamilton pips Bottas to take 66th pole in Azerbaijan

BAKU Lewis Hamilton surpassed Ayrton Senna's career haul of 65 pole positions in Formula One as he edged Mercedes team mate Valtteri Bottas in a final lap shootout to secure top spot for Sunday's Azerbaijan Grand Prix. Hamilton banished…

Result: Cristiano Ronaldo nets as Portugal reach Confederations Cup semi-finals

Sports Mole 43 sources

Cristiano Ronaldo gets on the scoresheet as Portugal reach the Confederations Cup semi-finals with a 4-0 victory over New Zealand.

Rangers chief Dave King says Celtic have only won TWO titles in a row

Daily Record 2 sources

King says titles lifted without the Ibrox side involved don't count and that Hoops will never win 10 in a row now Rangers are back.

Liverpool Exclusive: Southampton not budging on Virgil Van Dijk £70m valuation

JURGEN KLOPP has been told by Southampton that he will need to spend £70million if he wants to take Virgil Van Dijk to Anfield this summer.

Top Stories in last day

06

Bellator 180 Fight Card LIVE: Follow all the action and results from Sonnen vs Silva

Metro.co.uk / Sport 10 sources

Chael Sonnen takes on Wanderlei Silva as the headline fight (Picture: Getty/Myles Goode)

02

Srikanth enters Oz Open final

Ace shuttler Kidambi Srikanth’s dream season just got better as the Indian made it to his third successive Super Series final beating Yuqi Shi 21-10, 21-14 at the Australian Open here on Saturday.With this feat, the Andhra Pradesh lad…

Man Utd Transfer News: Morata wants development, Fabinho claim, Nainggolan contract report

Daily Star 9 sources

STARSPORT bring you all the latest transfer gossip coming from Manchester United including reports on Alvaro Morata, Fabinho and Radja Nainggolan.

01

Alexandre Lacazette transfer talks with Arsenal confirmed by Lyon

Metro.co.uk / Sport 13 sources

Alexandre Lacazette could be heading to Arsenal (Picture: Getty)

Roberto Osuna Says He's Dealing with Mental Illness, Feeling 'Anxious and Lost'

Bleacher Report 10 sources

Toronto Blue Jays relief pitcher Roberto Osuna said Saturday he's dealing with a mental illness that's caused him to feel "anxious and lost" in recent days.

00

Ronaldo closes in on Real Madrid legend Puskas at top of European goal chart

Goal.com 43 sources

The Portugal international netted his 75th international goal against New Zealand on Saturday, drawing level with Hungary legend Sandor Kocsis

Live Commentary: Italy U21s 1-0 Germany U21s - as it happened

Sports Mole 12 sources

Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Italy Under-21s' 1-0 win over Germany Under-21s, as Federico Bernardeschi netted to earn top spot for his side.

23

The Tin Man claims Diamond Jubilee Stakes success after Stewards' Inquiry at Royal Ascot

Favourite Limato was sandwiched out by Duke of York winner Tasleet and James Fanshawe's five-year-old

22

Queen's 2017: Five best shots as Marin Cilic beats Gilles Muller

BBC / Sport 30 sources

Watch five of the best shots as Marin Cilic wins his semi-final against Gilles Muller at Queen's 6-3 5-7 6-4.

Gatland: Series still alive

Sky Sports 25 sources

British and Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland says the three-Test series against New Zealand remains very much alive despite the disappointment of Saturday's 30-15 defeat in the opener.

21

Muslims on India train assaulted 'because they ate beef'

BBC / News 5 sources

A man confesses on television that he took part the attack after being goaded by his friends.

20

India shock England in World Cup opener - highlights & report

BBC / Sport 55 sources

Hosts England have four players run out as they suffer a 35-run defeat by India in their opening Women's World Cup match at Derby.

Watford complete signing of Derby County midfielder Will Hughes

Sports Mole 16 sources

Watford announce that they have signed Derby County midfielder Will Hughes on a long-term contract.

19

Royal Ascot 2017 results from Day 5 LIVE: All the latest winners and places on Saturday

ROYAL ASCOT 2017 could end with the worst weather of a week that started with a heatwave and may end in showers on Saturday, the fifth and final day of the festival.

Lionel Messi could have joined Real Madrid before Barcelona, reveals former agent

LIONEL MESSI could have joined Real Madrid before Barcelona, his former agent has revealed.

18

Lewis Hamilton blitzes F1 field with phenomenal last lap to secure pole position for Azerbaijan Grand Prix

Telegraph 62 sources

Just as in Canada a fortnight previously, Lewis Hamilton made it count when it mattered most to finish nearly half-a-second clear of his team-mate Valtteri Bottas as Mercedes locked out the front row for the second time in as many races.…

Movement at last in Man United's bid to sign Alvaro Morata

Manchester United are edging closer to a deal to sign Real Madrid forward Alvaro Morata, according to the latest reports emerging from Spain.

17

Transfer News LIVE: Lacazette to Arsenal update, Bakayoko to Chelsea close, Man Utd latest

Daily Star / Sport 24 sources

STARSPORT bring you all the latest transfer news and gossip coming out of the Premier League and EFL including the latest on Alexandre Lacazette and Tiemoue Bakayoko.

16

Kvitova reaches first final since stabbing

BBC / Sport 36 sources

Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova reaches her first final since returning from a career-threatening hand injury.

Saturday, Jun 24

All Blacks v Lions as it happened: New Zealand cruise to deserved win

Independent.ie 144 sources

All the talking has stopped and it's time for the action to kick off on the pitch. The Lions face the mighty All Blacks in the first test in Eden Park and you can follow it live here.

Arsenal hopeful of Alexandre Lacazette deal: French star would become club record-buy

Daily Star / Sport 36 sources

ARSENAL are hopeful of landing Alexandre Lacazette after bidding £44m for the striker.

Friday, Jun 23

British No 3 Dan Evans reveals he has failed a drugs test and admits taking cocaine

Mirror Online 61 sources

The emotional world No 50 called a press conference at a Novotel hotel in West London this afternoon to reveal the bombshell news

Mohamed Salah joins Liverpool: Egypt star and Jurgen Klopp discuss £39m transfer

Daily Express / Sport 106 sources

MOHAMED SALAH has finally joined Liverpool and says he cannot wait to get started at Anfield.

England U21 vs Poland U21: Live score updates

Telegraph / Sport 26 sources

That's a great performance by England. They were the better team from start to finish and are in the semi-finals for the first time in eight years. Excellent stuff. 9:34PM. 90 mins. Ohhhhh so close! Great run by Gray who spots space…

Southampton name Mauricio Pellegrino as new manager on three-year deal

Argentine succeeds the unpopular Claude Puel, who was dismissed after just one season in charge.

Thursday, Jun 22

England U21 3-0 Poland LIVE: Lewis Baker penalty seals Euro semi-finals place

ENGLAND U21 will progress to the Euro U21 Championship semi-finals with a win over Poland today . Follow all the action LIVE with Express Sport.

Warren Gatland calls on Lions to ignore All Blacks' pre-Test 'trash talk'

Warren Gatland is urging his British & Irish Lions team to silence their detractors in New Zealand with a “bold and courageous” performance in Saturday’s first Test. The Lions head coach also insists the visitors will take the game to the…

Ascot racegoers abandon their demure style for Ladies Day

One woman ensured she stood out from the crowd in a very daring blue leather dress, slashed to the thigh on both sides.

Lions Tour: This is why George North was axed for Elliot Daly ahead of All Blacks clash

GEORGE NORTH has been axed by the British and Irish Lions for the opening Test against the All Blacks on Saturday as they go in search of the tries they need to beat New Zealand.

Wednesday, Jun 21

O'Mahony to lead Lions

Sky Sports 87 sources

Peter O'Mahony will captain the British and Irish Lions in Saturday's first Test against New Zealand.

England bounce back from Champions Trophy failure by sealing crushing T20 win over South Africa

England bounced back from their Champions Trophy failure by sweeping to victory over South Africa in Wednesday's opening Twenty20 clash.

Andy Murray crashes out of Queen's in shock first-round defeat to Jordan Thompson

FIVE-TIME champion Andy Murray has crashed out of Queen’s, losing 7-6, 6-2 to world No 90 Jordan Thompson in his first game of the year on grass.

Tennis legend Boris Becker declared bankrupt

TENNIS champion Boris Becker has been declared bankrupt - by a court official who watched him play on Centre Court.

Tuesday, Jun 20

Kate Middleton joins Queen and William at the Royal Ascot

Daily Mail Online 20 sources

As Royal Ascot gets under way with temperatures in Berkshire expected to hit 28C (82F) at the course, organisers are considering relaxing the strict dress codes for punters.

Andy Murray stunned by Jordan Thompson at Queen's

BBC 64 sources

Defending champion Andy Murray is knocked out of the Aegon Championships in the first round on a day of shocks at Queen's Club.

Jack Nowell stars as Lions overpower Chiefs to maintain tour momentum

The British & Irish Lions will go into Saturday’s first Test against New Zealand with spirits high after a convincing victory over the Chiefs in Hamilton. Winger Jack Nowell scored a brace of well-taken tries and Jared Payne also scored…

Mourinho accused of £2.9m Spanish tax fraud

BBC / UK 117 sources

Manchester United's boss is accused of defrauding Spain of €3.3m during his time at Real Madrid.