Monday, December 9, 2019

Ding Junhui holds off Stephen Maguire to win third UK Championship

Ding Junhui beat Stephen Maguire 10-6 to win the UK Championship title at the York Barbican, 10 years after he last won the...

Ding Junhui claims UK Championship title after stunning win over Stephen Maguire

Ding Junhui has won a third UK Championship in some style (Picture: Getty Images)Ding Junhui has won the UK Championship for a third...

Stephen Hendry bemoans Ronnie O’Sullivan’s Masters snub: ‘The tournament is not as good without...

Ronnie O’Sullivan is not playing the Masters this season (Picture: Getty Images)The Masters will not be as good without Ronnie O’Sullivan involved and...

Teqball: Hosts Hungary dominate world championships

BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Hungary showed it remains the dominant force in teqball, a hybrid sport mixing football with table tennis, winning the singles...

Everton open investigation into alleged homophobic chanting during Chelsea clash

Everton have opened an investigation into their own fans after there was alleged chanting during the Toffees' Premier League clash...

Benik Afobe: Stoke striker thanks fans and clubs following death of daughter

Benik Afobe has previously had...

Aaron Wan-Bissaka named 'best in Premier League' at one thing after Manchester derby

Aaron Wan-Bissaka is the best 'one vs one' defender in the Premier League, according to Martin Keown. Manchester United right back...

Ryan Giggs: Man Utd need Paul Pogba back to take ‘next step’ after Man...

Giggs was impressed by his former side (Picture: Danehouse/Getty Images)Ryan Giggs hailed Manchester United’s 2-1 win over Manchester City as ‘the best performance’...

Brendan Rodgers 'happy' for Leicester to be left out of title race chat

Foxes were 'absolutely amazing' on...

Wolves’ Diogo Jota earns draw at Brighton after quickfire goal exchange

It has been almost 60 years since Wolves last went 11 matches unbeaten in the top flight, under their legendary manager Stan Cullis,...

Stuart Hogg inspires Exeter’s victory in all-England encounter at Sale

This is proving a distinctly mixed season for English clubs in Europe but the unbeaten Exeter Chiefs are still flying the flag. In...

Roy Keane silences Sky Sports studio with reminder of Man Utd's achievements

Roy Keane silenced the Sky Sports studio - and then had it laughing - as he reminded everyone of Manchester United's...

Liverpool’s Sadio Mane is the new Ronaldo, claims former Netherlands manager Danny Blind

Sadio Mane has been in fantastic form this season (Picture: Getty Images)Sadio Mane has been labelled as ‘the new Cristiano Ronaldo’ by former...

Jockeys to appeal against ban for ignoring ‘Stop’ flag at Sandown

The British Horseracing Authority said on Sunday it will look at its procedures for declaring races void in the aftermath of the London...

Sale 20-22 Exeter Chiefs: Chiefs on course for Heineken Champions Cup quarters

Scotland international Stuart Hogg engineered...

Brighton v Wolves: Premier League – live!

4.58pm GMT16:58 GOAL! Brighton 0-1 Wolves (Jota, 28) It had been coming. Diogo Jota plays a wonderful give-and-go with Jonny, which frees the forward to...

Golf: Teenager wins tense play-off to take tour title

BELLE OMBRE, Mauritius (Reuters) - Danish teenager Rasmus Hojgaard gave a nerveless display in a tense sudden-death playoff on Sunday to win the...

Arsenal technical director Edu 'identifies his favourite' for manager's job

Arsenal technical director Edu is thought to favour his ex-teammate Patrick Vieira in the search for their next manager following the...

Niko Kovac to attend Arsenal match after making interest known to club chiefs

Niko Kovac’s representatives have spoken with Arsenal (Picture: Getty)Niko Kovac has informed Arsenal that he’s interested in replacing Unai Emery as manager. Emery lost...

Aston Villa v Leicester City: Premier League – live!

2.59pm GMT14:59 Peter Littley emails in to say: “Looks like Michael Oliver has been to the Mike Dean school of refereeing. Question, if Grealish...

Gloucester 26-17 Connacht: Cherry and Whites keep Heineken Champions Cup hopes alive

Danny Cipriani's interception set up...

Ben Davison labels Anthony Joshua 'poor man's Tyson Fury' after Andy Ruiz win

Tyson Fury's head trainer Ben Davison appeared to aim a sly dig at Anthony Joshua following his victory over Andy Ruiz...

Ronnie O’Sullivan picks Ding Junhui to beat Stephen Maguire in UK Championship final

Ding Junhui is the favourite to win with the bookmakers (Picture: Getty Images)Ronnie O’Sullivan admits that Stephen Maguire is ‘bang in form’ but...

Arsenal players refuse to back interim manager Freddie Ljungberg ahead of West Ham clash

Arsenal's players appear to be less than convinced by the methods of interim manager Freddie Ljungberg at the club, with...

Joshua takes revenge on Ruiz in Saudi Arabia rematch

DIRIYAH, Saudi Arabia (Reuters) - Britain’s Anthony Joshua beat Andy Ruiz Jr on a unanimous points decision in Saudi Arabia on Sunday to...

Andy Ruiz Jr’s trainer opens up on camp that led to Anthony Joshua defeat

Andy Ruiz Jr was consoled by Manny Robles after his defeat to Anthony Joshua (PA Wire)Manny Robles said he was not overwhelmed by...

'Simplicity is genius': Anthony Joshua savours victory over Andy Ruiz Jr – video

Anthony Joshua says his points victory over Andy Ruiz Jr in their heavyweight title fight came thanks to his new back-to-basics gameplan. ‘Tonight...

PSG owners 'on verge' of securing potential £120m Leeds United takeover

The mega-rich Qatari owners of Paris Saint-Germain are reportedly on the verge of sealing a potential £120million takeover of Leeds United....