Rossi hopes Honda gives him first title-winning MotoGP bike

Valentino Rossi hopes Honda will give him his first MotoGP title-winning 500cc bike from 2001 for his collection and spoke with team boss Alberto Puig about it.

Chelsea 4-0 Juventus, Champions League: Tactical Analysis

Pensioners vs. Old Lady

Yamamoto still beatable despite poor qualifying, says Baguette

Bertrand Baguette is adamant that beating fellow Honda driver Naoki Yamamoto to the SUPER GT title remains possible despite a poor qualifying showing for the Real Racing squad at Fuji Speedway.

Villama Preview: Crystal Palace v Aston Villa

On the heels of a 2-0 triumph over Brighton & Hove Albion, Aston Villa pack their bags for South London to take on Christian Benteke, cheerleaders, and an in form Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park.

Chelsea's Ben Chilwell speaks out on "frustrating" injury as long-term return date set

Chelsea's wingbacks pairing of Reece James and Ben Chilwell have been central to the Blues' success this season, but they will be without the latter for potentially months which may dent their title hopes

Soccer: River beat Racing to win Argentine league title

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - River Plate beat Racing 4-0 on Thursday to win the Argentine first division with three games to spare and secure the only major domestic title that had evaded coach Marcelo Gallardo. A first-half goal from Agustin Palavecino and three more in the second half from Julian Alvarez and Braian Romero's double gave River an una...

35 years of Fiorentina and Empoli

A look back at the history of our derby games with our near neighbours Empoli

Chelsea vs Man Utd: The tactics dossier

Chelsea host Manchester United at Stamford Bridge live on Sky Sports this Sunday - but how do the teams' current styles and form compare ahead of the blockbuster clash?

NHL photo of the day: Best of the 2021-22 season

Take a look through the best action from around the NHL with one great photo from each day of the 2021-22 season.

ONE: NEXTGEN III – Live Results And Highlights For Every Fight

Check out the blog for instant news updates and video highlights from ONE: NEXTGEN III.

When Jamie met Mason...

Jamie Redknapp sits down with Mason Mount in a wide-ranging interview to discuss Thomas Tuchel, Champions League glory, facing Man Utd and his favourite position.

Rate My Teams: FPL & Fantrax EPL GW-13

Let me know if I should make any last minute changes!

Rowland: Revised Formula E format will still produce close racing

Oliver Rowland has backed Formula E’s decision to ditch its unpopular group qualifying format, saying the championship can continue to produce close racing and won't result in one team dominating.

Reopening of renovated South China Stadium paves way for return to Hong Kong Premier League

Multimillion dollar redevelopment project boasts 1,000-seat capacity venue, with Fifa-approved artificial pitch which can also be used for rugbySouth China pulled out of top-flight football in 2017 but senior official says club will consider return when the time is right The reopening of South China Stadium could pave the way for the local football...

LoL Free Agency: C9, Liquid, 100T reveal complete rosters for 2022 season

The League of Legends (LoL) Free Agency is in full swing, with multiple teams across the globe either renewing contracts or shuffling players in and out in preparation for the 2022 season. In North America, powerhouse organisations Cloud9 (C9), Team Liquid, and 100 Thieves (100T) are among those that have already finalised their rosters for the nex...

Indonesia Open: Loh Kean Yew marches into final after ousting Rasmus Gemke

SINGAPORE — Singapore shuttler Loh Kean Yew continued his superb recent form as he took another higher-ranked scalp in reaching the men's singles final of the Indonesia Open in Bali on Saturday (27 November). The world No.26, who stunned world No.1 Kento Momota in the round of 16 on Thursday, took 42 minutes to defeat Denmark's world No. 13 Rasmus ...

Ralf Rangnick's top 10 best bargain signings including Sadio Mane and Erling Haaland

Ralf Rangnick has demonstrated his eye for a bargain during his time managing in Germany, with top players snapped up for peanuts as relative unknowns - and many being sold on for huge profits

Barcelona president convinced a miracle is needed to beat Bayern Munich at the Allianz Arena

He trusts former player turned coach Xavi can get the Catalans through to the knockout stages.

Mauricio Pochettino has plenty to prove before getting the long-term Man Utd gig

Showing he can handle Paris Saint-Germain's superstars would tell the United board that Pochettino is the right man to take the club forward and challenge for major honours again

The 10 best drivers in Formula 1 history: Hamilton, Schumacher & more

Everyone has their favourite, but who is statistically the best driver in Formula 1 history?

Alaverdi Ramazanov vs. Ognjen Topic | Full Fight Replay

Watch bantamweight sluggers Alaverdi Ramazanov and Ognjen Topic's 2019 battle.

Canada to host the United States in Hamilton during January qualifying window

Tim Hortons Field will be the venue for the big match against the States

Kearney’s Coleraine Pulling In The Fans

The Showgrounds currently provides the Irish League’s most captivating fan experience...

Arsenal transfer round-up: Grant Xhaka U-turn as Mikel Arteta makes firm statement

The Gunners have flourished with a number of new signings in their ranks this term and the club's recruitment team will have their eyes on the upcoming transfer window as an opportunity for further business

Women’s international friendly match preview: México vs. Canada

The first of a two game set of friendlies pitting two of the top teams in CONCACAF against one another.

Yamaha Presents Valentino Rossi With Special-Edition GYTR R1

A parting gift for The Doctor.

Hong Kong rugby’s cash crisis to hit clubs hard as union cuts funding and urges more companies to invest in sponsorship

Governing body says clubs can no longer rely 'on the largesse of the union' and must become more self-sustainingDelays to the money-spinning Hong Kong Sevens have resulted in a loss of around HK$200 million with the union forced to reduce staff by almost half Hong Kong's rugby chiefs have told the city's clubs they will have to be self-sustaining n...

Thailand's Sadom Kaewkanjana shines in Asian Tour Phuket

Thailand's Sadom Kaewkanjana provided some unexpected home-turf razzle-dazzle on day two of the Blue Canyon Phuket Championship Friday, hitting an eight-under-par 64. Leading scores after the second round of the Blue Canyon Phuket Championship (par 72): 132 - Sadom Kaewkanjana (THAI) 68-64 133 - John Catlin (USA) 65-68 134 - Chan Shih-chang (TPE) 66-68, Sihwan Kim (USA)68-66 136 - Kim Joohyung (KOR) 69-67, 137 - Bjorn Hellgren (SWE) 69-69, Ben...

Paul Merson's Premier League predictions including Arsenal vs Newcastle and Chelsea vs Man Utd

The Premier League returns following another fascinating round of Champions League fixtures with the likes of Man Utd, Chelsea, Arsenal and Liverpool all desperate for points

New Racing Star scheme to offer two funded drives in British F4

FIA Single-Seater Commission president and former Formula 1 team boss Bob Fernley has launched a new initiative that will award two teenagers fully-funded drives in British F4 in 2023.

The Match: Brooks Koepka vs. Bryson DeChambeau

Brooks Koepka defeated Bryson DeChambeau in the fifth playing of The Match.

Best photos from Week 13 of the college football season

Take a look through all the best shots from around the USA TODAY Network during Week 13 of the 2021 college football season.

Dimitar Berbatov's Man Utd heroics and four other stars who scored five goals in one game

Eleven years ago Dimitar Berbatov lit up Old Trafford by scoring five goals in Manchester United's 7-1 thrashing of Blackburn - and he remains one of just five players to achieve the feat

Six options left for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after Man Utd legend's sacking

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's spell in charge at Old Trafford came to an end this month after just shy of three years in the role, with fans awaiting news of his next move

Liverpool transfer round-up: Ismaila Sarr still on radar and Klopp urged to sign Haaland

Liverpool may have only made one signing in the summer as Ibrahima Konate arrived from RB Leipzig, but they could be set for a busy January with certain stars absent

Soccer-Arsenal stroll past rock-bottom Newcastle

By Martyn Herman LONDON (Reuters) -Arsenal returned to winning ways and deepened Newcastle United's relegation worries as goals by Bukayo Saka and Gabriel Martinelli sealed a comfortable 2-0 Premier League win on Saturday. Bottom club Newcastle had new manager Eddie Howe on the touchline for the first time, but it made no difference as they were we...

Unleash the Roar: Why Singapore is partnering LaLiga for football project

SINGAPORE — Since the "Unleash the Roar" project to revive Singapore football was launched in March, it has always envisioned a unified playing philosophy across all levels: proactive, possession-based and high-tempo. If that style sounds familiar, it is because it will be largely adapted from the "tiki taka" football perfected by Spain and its top...

Rodgers: Ranieri gave hope to all football fans

Brendan Rodgers believes Claudio Ranieri gave hope to every fan and club in the world - ahead of the Italian's Leicester return on Sunday.

Tickets to see Chinese Olympians almost sell out within sixty minutes as Hong Kong public shows appetite for Tokyo 2020 medallists

A government spokesman says 90 per cent of the 5,300 tickets were scooped up within one hour of being made available onlineVenue capacities for three events on December 4 will not be increased to accommodate more fans because of Covid-19 restrictions Tickets to watch China's Olympic athletes in Hong Kong next week are almost sold out and the govern...

Autosport's 2021 Christmas Gift Guide

Want to know what to get the petrolhead in your life for Christmas? Look no further with our Christmas gift guide.

Harrison Hansen insists Toulouse Olympique are ready for Super League challenge

Veteran forward is relishing French side's first top flight campaign next year

A Tactical Breakdown of The Kid Who Got the Champions League Match Ball

Arguably the best Liverpool performance of the night. Become ungovernable, as the kids say.

"Tall poppy syndrome" and "immaturity" behind Whincup polarising Supercars fans

Retiring Supercars legend Jamie Whincup says immaturity early in his career and tall poppy syndrome are factors that shaped his polarising relationship with Australian race fans.

Soccer-Klopp tells Mane to "pay back with football" if teams target him

(Reuters) - Liverpool manager Juergen Klopp urged forward Sadio Mane to control his emotions when opponents try to wind him up and "pay them back" with the quality of his football. Klopp was involved in an ugly altercation with Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta during Liverpool's 4-0 win last weekend after the Arsenal bench appealed for action to be t...

Best of NFL Week 12: Thanksgiving Day games

Take a look at the best images from Week 12 of the 2021 NFL season.

FIA introduces new Global Rally Ranking system

The FIA will introduce a new Global Rally Ranking system next year that will rank drivers and co-drivers competing at an International and national level on their performances.

How will Barcelona line up against Villarreal?

Xavi’s men are at El Madrigal on Saturday

Bertie Auld funeral: Celtic icon remembered as football stars pay tribute to Lisbon Lion

The Lisbon Lion sadly passed away earlier this month.

Beijing 2022: China should accept political heat as normal, with international scrutiny for Olympic hosts nothing new, US academic and writer says

Emmy-winning US sports studies professor Amy Bass insists China is enduring what every host nation has gone throughBass says IOC has come under fire for role in Peng Shuai case, but organisation has a long history of activism as well Beijing 2022 officials should accept political heat as par for the course in the lead up to February's Winter Olympi...

Potter: Maupay has grown after omission

Graham Potter believes striker Neal Maupay has grown as a person after being left out of the Brighton team in recent weeks but is ready to step back into the fold.