Mercedes given 'wake-up call'

Mercedes’ four-year winning streak in Canada ended by Vettel; Bottas second and Hamilton only fifth as Briton loses title lead By James Galloway in Montreal Last Updated: 10/06/18 11:51pm Toto Wolff says the Canadian GP weekend serves as a “major wake-up call” to Mercedes to get to grips with the “new reality” of F1’s expanded […]

Gatland hopes 'world class' Edwards stays with Wales until World Cup

Media playback is not supported on this device Argentina v Wales – second Test Venue: Estadio San Juan del Bicentenario, Santa Fe Date: Saturday, 16 June Kick-off: 20:40 BST Coverage: Live commentary and scores on the BBC Sport website and app, live commentary on Radio Wales AM and Radio Cymru Warren Gatland hopes Shaun Edwards […]

California Diver Labonita Ghose Verbally Commits to Northwestern

Northern California diver Labonita Ghose has verbally committed to Northwestern University for 2018-19. Ghose is a rising senior at Valley Christian High School in San José. “I chose Northwestern for many reasons including the incredible balance between high level academics and high performing athletics, cutting edge research opportunities, supportive teammates, accomplished faculty, and the coaches […]

Coleman replaces Pellegrini as Hebei China Fortune head coach

Hebei China Fortune have appointed former Wales and Sunderland manager Chris Coleman as their new head coach, replacing Manuel Pellegrini. The Chinese Super League side have been on the hunt for a new coach since Pellegrini left on May 19, taking up the vacant position at West Ham. Coleman had been without a job following […]

Vettel retakes lead of title race

Last Updated: 10/06/18 9:12pm Sebastian Vettel has retaken the lead of the World Championship from Lewis Hamilton after a commanding but comfortable victory of the Canadian GP. Lacking pace throughout, and handicapped early on by an engine scare, Hamilton was a distant fifth at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve after failing to catch Red Bull’s Daniel […]

Kleinveldt, Sanderson help curb Leicestershire's lead

Northamptonshire vs Leicestershire, Northampton Starting from an overnight score of 64 for 3, Leicestershire could only manage a slender first-innings lead of 13 runs as they were bowled out for 217 on Day 2 at the County Ground, Northampton. Rory Kleinveldt starred with a four-wicket haul while Ben Sanderson picked a three-for, with Leicestershire’s highest […]

Wing Fife replaces injured Jones in Scotland squad

Edinburgh wing Dougie Fife has been called into the Scotland squad for the summer tour of the Americas after an injury to Lee Jones. The Glasgow Warriors wing was injured in early stages of Sunday’s 48-10 win over Canada in Edmonton. Jones is still with the squad, who next face United States on Saturday, but […]

Rikako Ikee Inches Towards 25.0 Barrier with Asian Record 25.11 50 Fly

2018 MARE NOSTRUM TOUR, CANET-EN-ROUSSILLON Racing on night 2 of the Canet-en-Roussillon stop of the 2018 Mare Nostrum tour, Japanese teen phenom Rikako Ikee slammed down a statement swim in the 50 fly. Finishing nearly a full second ahead of 2nd place Kimberly Buys of Belgium, Ikee hit the wall at 25.11, breaking her old Asian record of 25.25. […]

Change of mindset behind Bangladesh Women's success – Nazmul Abedin

Bangladesh women’s team manager Nazmul Abedin lauded the side for their phenomenal Asia Cup T20 final victory over India, and put the positive result down to a ‘change in mindset’. “You can say our mindset has changed,” Abedin said. “Earlier it was like scoring few runs or picking up wickets here and there but now […]

Warren Gatland welcomes Wales open-side selection 'headache'

Media playback is not supported on this device Wales coach Warren Gatland says the summer tour is giving him an enjoyable selection “headache”, particularly at open-side flanker. James Davies impressed in a try-scoring display in Saturday’s 23-10 victory against Argentina in the first Test. Ellis Jenkins also caught the eye the previous week, as he […]