Women’s FA Cup final between Chelsea and Arsenal embraces the past as it moves into the future

It was a roar that seemed to echo from some other place; a place remembered only in the pages of dusty books and the stories passed down through the families of those who were there. On Monday morning, as the players of Chelsea and Arsenal walked out onto the hallowed pitch of Wembley Stadium to contest the … Read more

Collingwood captain Scott Pendlebury fractures leg at training

Collingwood’s Scott Pendlebury will be sidelined from training until next year with the skipper to undergo surgery after fracturing his leg. Scott Pendlebury Age: 33 Drafted by Collingwood, pick five 2005 AFL draft Games: 334 Goals: 183 Collingwood captain: 2014 – present Five-time Magpies best-and-fairest Premiership winner: 2010 Norm Smith medallist: 2010 Six-time All-Australian: 2010, 20211, 2012, … Read more

Manchester United and Tottenham have kept their seasons afloat with crucial Premier League wins

Manchester United, under their new interim manager Ralf Rangnick, and Tottenham Hotspur, fired by Antonio Conte, have both continued their recoveries from poor starts to the season with victories in the Premier League. Key points: United and Tottenham climb into Premier League top six with wins over Crystal Palace and Norwich Brazilian forward Lucas Moura … Read more

Leicester underline title credentials with victory over defending champions Harlequins

If the timing of his decision to join Sale Sharks next season may seem baffling with Leicester on the rise again, it does not appear to have had any detrimental impact on his game. But Youngs was also a worthy contender, benefiting from a new conditioning programme this season that has left him looking as … Read more

Saudi Arabia Grand Prix 2021: What time is the F1 race, what TV channel is it on and what are the odds?

The 2021 Formula One season has been one of the finest in recent memory, with Max Verstappen and Lewis Hamilton going head-to-head in one of the most hotly contested and controversial battles.  Hamilton put in two fine but contrasting performances in Brazil and in Qatar to reduce Verstappen’s championship to just eight points with two … Read more

Whincup inducted to Hall of Fame, but no fairytale ending at Bathurst

He didn’t quite win it, and he didn’t bin it — but Jamie Whincup had a memorable final drive at the Bathurst 1000 after being honoured for his brilliant and controversial Supercars career. Jamie Whincup in Supercars Debut: 2002 Race wins: 124 Podiums: 237 Pole positions: 92 Supercars titles: 7 (2008, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, … Read more

Head in, Khawaja misses out — Australia names its XI for the first Ashes Test

Australia has named its team for the first Ashes Test against England at the Gabba, with South Australia’s Travis Head preferred for the last batting spot ahead of Queensland veteran Usman Khawaja. Key points: Australian Test captain Pat Cummins says it was a “tight” call to take Travis Head over Usman Khawaja for the number five batting spot … Read more