Wasps keep European hopes alive by avenging La Rochelle hammering

Elliot Daly scored two tries as Wasps kept alive their hopes of progressing to the Champions Cup quarter-finals with a hard-fought 21-3 victory.

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Hearts emphatically end Celtic's unbeaten domestic run

Hearts ended Celtic's 69-game unbeaten domestic run in stunning fashion with a 4-0 hammering of the Ladbrokes Premiership champions at Tynecastle.

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John Higgins beats Ronnie O'Sullivan 5-0 in Scottish Open

John Higgins ruthlessly ended Ronnie O'Sullivan's hopes of winning the Scottish Open with an accomplished display in Glasgow.

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Billy Joe Saunders retains middleweight title with victory against David Lemieux

Billy Joe Saunders made a successful defence of his WBO middleweight title as he out-classed David Lemieux in Canada.

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Paul Clement reveals disappointment over England assistant role

Paul Clement has revealed how he was prevented from joining Sam Allardyce's England coaching staff ahead of their Goodison Park reunion.

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Toulon suffer defeat in Bath

Anthony Watson scored two sparkling tries in front of England boss Eddie Jones as Bath produced some champagne rugby to down French heavyweights Toulon.

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Mark Hughes understands Stoke fans' frustration

Mark Hughes admitted some Stoke fans' unrest at their latest defeat was "understandable" as the pressure mounted on him following a 3-0 loss to West Ham.

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All too easy for Man City as they stroll to 16th Premier League win in a row

Leaders Manchester City powered to their 16th successive win in the Premier League with a 4-1 thrashing of Tottenham at the Etihad Stadium.

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Real Madrid claim Club World Cup title by narrowest of margins

Cristiano Ronaldo's superb free-kick gave Real Madrid a 1-0 win over Brazilian side Gremio as they retained their FIFA Club World Cup title in Abu Dhabi.

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Arsene Wenger confident Mesut Ozil will sign new contract

Arsene Wenger praised Mesut Ozil following his match-winning volley against Newcastle and said he is "confident" the Germany international will sign a new deal at ...

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Matt Healy scores four of Connacht's seven tries in easy win over Brive

Matt Healy scored four tries as Connacht maintained their 100% record in Pool Five of the European Challenge Cup with a comfortable 55-10 triumph over Brive.

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Win moves Racing 92 level with Pool 4 leaders Munster

Racing 92 kept alive their European Champions Cup quarter-final hopes by claiming a comfortable Pool Four victory over Castres in Paris.

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European round-up: Here's how the games finished in Germany, Italy and Spain

Sven Ulreich saved Chadrac Akolo's 95th-minute penalty as Bayern Munich ground out a hard-fought 1-0 win at Stuttgart.

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Leinster overcome nightmare start to beat Exeter again

Leinster overcame the reigning English champions and league leaders for the second time in six days this evening.

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Premier League review: Wins for Chelsea, Arsenal, Hammers and Huddersfield

Antonio Conte says time is running out in the title pursuit, even if Manchester City slip up, and said the clear leaders had been lucky with late goals.

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Montpellier complete back-to-back wins over Glasgow to keep up qualifying hopes

Montpellier kept themselves in the hunt for the European Champions Cup quarter-finals by making it back-to-back victories over Glasgow with a bonus-point 36-26 win ...

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Major power outage delays kick-off at Stoke v West Ham

The kick-off for Stoke's Premier League clash with West Ham has been delayed due to a power cut at the bet365 Stadium.

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Crystal Palace earn first away win of season

Christian Benteke put his penalty misery behind him to inspire resurgent Crystal Palace to their first away win of the season as 10-man Leicester were beaten 3-0.

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Leicester hoping return of key players will help them win crucial Munster clash

Leicester boss Matt O’Connor has welcomed the return of "world-class operators" Manu Tuilagi and Matt Toomua for Sunday’s crucial European Champions ...

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GAA players to hold solidarity sleep-out tonight to raise funds for homeless

Over 400 current and former inter-county GAA players are taking part in a nationwide sleep-out tonight to raise money for homelessness charities.

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Ulster deliver six-try thumping of Harlequins

Ulster stayed in the race for European Champions Cup qualification by delivering a six-try thumping of Harlequins.

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Zinedine Zidane jumps to defence of Karim Benzema ahead of Club World Cup final

Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane has shrugged off criticism of Karim Benzema ahead of Saturday's FIFA Club World Cup final and says he will defend his striker "to ...

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O’Mahony to stay with IRFU and Munster

Peter O’Mahony will remain in Ireland as he signs a three-year contract with IRFU and Munster.

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Republic of Ireland to play France in friendly next May

The FAI have confirmed that Ireland will face France in an international friendly next year.

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Tadhg Furlong agrees three-year contract with IRFU and Leinster

Tadhg Furlong has signed a three-year IRFU contract to remain at Leinster until June 2021.

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Man United defender Eric Bailly out for ’two or three months’

Manchester United will be without Eric Bailly for up to three months, with Jose Mourinho revealing the defender needs ankle surgery.

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Over 400 GAA stars unite to fight homelessness crisis

Over 400 current and former inter-county football, hurling and camogie players are joining forces to raise money and awareness for the homeless.

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Two changes for Munster; one for Leinster ahead of European clashes

Munster and Leinster have announced their teams for their Champions Cup clashes this weekend.

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Eoin Cadogan to switch codes and line out for Cork hurlers in 2018

Eoin Cadogan will switch codes and line out with the Cork hurlers in 2018, it has been confirmed.

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No charges against two further suspects after Hillsborough probe

In Britain, the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) will not bring charges against two further suspects referred by the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC). ...

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The year that was in international sport in one interactive graphic

Paris St Germainsign Neymarfrom Barcelona for world record transfer fee of €222m.

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Conor McGregor v Floyd Mayweather revenue falls just short of record

Conor McGregor's boxing match against Floyd Mayweather made an unbelievable $600m (€510m) in revenue around the world, Showtime have announced.

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Maradona thinks Real Madrid should sell Gareth Bale

More people are becoming homeless because of family breakdowns, than those being forced out by landlords.

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Eddie Howe predicts a goal-rush when Liverpool visit Bournemouth

Eddie Howe has hinted another goal-rush could be on the cards when Bournemouth host Liverpool on Sunday.

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Dublin's Jonny Cooper reveals Jim Gavin has never had to enforce a drinking ban

Dublin defender Jonny Cooper has admitted that he and some of his three-in-a-row All-Ireland winning colleagues avoided alcohol all year.

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How much do you know about the Premier League managers in 2017/18?

The Premier League is home to some very big names.

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Transfer rumours: Man Utd to make shock move for Arsenal star?

What's being said online and in the papers.

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Brock Osweiler stars as Broncos fight back to fends off Colts

Brock Osweiler engineered three touchdowns and powered the Denver Broncos to a 25-13 comeback win against the Indianapolis Colts.

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Van Gerwen launches title defence with routine win

Michael Van Gerwen started the defence of his PDC World Championship with a comfortable victory over Christian Kist at Alexandra Palace.

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Ronnie O'Sullivan reawakens to power into quarter-finals in Glasgow

Ronnie O'Sullivan reawoke his fighting spirit to reach the quarter-finals of the Scottish Open in Glasgow on Thursday.

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Government restore funding to Olympic Council of Ireland

Government funding has been restored to the Olympic Council of Ireland.

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Watch as Ulster training unearths a dummy to die for

Tomorrow night Kingspan Stadium will be buzzing for a huge European showdown versus Harlequins.

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Munster appoint South African JP Ferrera as defence coach

Munster have appointed J-P Ferreira as their new defence coach.

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Mourinho asked to explain pre-derby comments

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has been asked by the Football Association to provide his observations on comments he made ahead of last weekend's derby ...

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Video ref coming to Ligue 1 next season

Referees in French football's top division are set to be backed up by video technology from next season, it was announced today.

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Mauricio Pelelgrino questions commitment of Southampton players

Mauricio Pellegrino has warned his Southampton players he is ready to ditch anyone that is not fully committed to the club.

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Chris Froome should be suspended, says 'angry' German rival Tony Martin

Four-time world time trial champion Tony Martin has called the decision not to suspend Team Sky leader Chris Froome immediately for his adverse drugs test a "scandal". ...

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