Liverpool forward Raheem Sterling insists he is not “a money-grabbing 20-year-old” as his contract wrangle rumbles on.
It's the day when the sporting community digs deep into its neglected imaginations, with mixed results.
England fans sang anti-IRA songs during Tuesday’s friendly in Italy despite efforts from the FA to stamp the chants out in the wake of last year’s match in Scotland.
Wales wing George North will not play for Northampton in Saturday’s European Champions Cup quarter-final at Clermont Auvergne after his latest head injury.
On a week when Paul O’Connell worked wonders for the reputation of grizzled second-row forwards, another great presence in Munster rugby passed away peacefully after a long period of illness.
In an impressive early show of ambition and fearlessness, a nine-year-old Rory McIlroy wrote a letter to Tiger Woods warning he was coming for his crown as the world’s best golfer.
Vautour is one of five potential runners for Willie Mullins after a total of 18 horses stood their ground for the Ryanair Gold Cup at Fairyhouse on Sunday.
The former manager of world champion Mark Selby is campaigning to put snooker on the UK curriculum.