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Sexton: Ireland consistency key amid WC focus

Last Updated: 26/10/21 5:01pm Captain Johnny Sexton says Ireland must use the Autumn Nations Series to produce a consistency in performance...

Stoke vs Brentford preview: Allen doubt, Bees to rotate

Team news and stats ahead of Stoke City vs Brentford in the Carabao Cup fourth round on Wednesday; kick-off 7.45pm. Stoke have a doubt...

West Ham vs Man City preview: Coufal misses out

Team news and stats ahead of West Ham vs Man City in the Carabao Cup fourth round on Wednesday; kick-off 7.45pm. West Ham are set...

Live NBA: What to watch on Sky Sports this week

From a tantalising rematch of last season's Play-In Tournament classic between the Memphis Grizzlies and Golden State Warriors to...

How secure is Malan's T20 spot?

Last Updated: 26/10/21 4:46pm The No 1-ranked batter in T20I cricket usually features at No 3 for England - but against West Indies...

Paul Nicholls and Olly Murphy enjoy Welsh doubles

It was an excellent start to the day for Paul Nicholls and Olly Murphy, who both enjoyed doubles in the opening two races at Chepstow...

Parker: Support for Brooks incredible to see

Five points clear at the top of the Sky Bet Championship and 14 games unbeaten. In footballing terms, everything is going swimmingly...

Scotland set for two-match series against Barbados

Last Updated: 26/10/21 4:26pm The Scottish Thistles have announced a two-match series against Barbados at Glasgow's Emirates Arena...

Cloth Cap out to raise Newbury roof again

Jonjo O'Neill hopes Cloth Cap can realise his late owner Trevor Hemmings' plan and secure back-to-back victories in the Ladbrokes...

Fabianski confirms West Ham contract talks

Lukasz Fabianski is in talks with West Ham over a new contract at the London Stadium. The 36-year-old goalkeeper's current deal expires...

Minella Indo tops seven in Down Royal Champion Chase

Cheltenham Gold Cup hero Minella Indo heads seven confirmations for the Ladbrokes Champion Chase at Down Royal on Saturday. Henry...

No plans to add South Africa to Six Nations

Last Updated: 26/10/21 3:51pm There are no plans to add South Africa to the Six Nations, according to the tournament's chief executive...

Wasps, Pulse and Thunder announce Fast5 squads

Last Updated: 26/10/21 3:56pm Wasps, London Pulse, and Manchester Thunder have all announced their squads for the British Fast5 Netball...

Leicester vs Brighton preview: Vardy to sit out, Brighton...

Team news and stats ahead of Leicester vs Brighton in the Carabao Cup fourth round on Wednesday; kick-off 7.45pm. Leicester striker...

Envoi Allen and Quilixios set for Down Royal return

Two of Cheveley Park Stud's National Hunt stars, Envoi Allen and Quilixios, are set to return to action at Down Royal's two-day Festival...

Minella Indo tops seven in Champion Chase contention

Cheltenham Gold Cup hero Minella Indo heads seven confirmations for the Ladbrokes Champion Chase at Down Royal on Saturday. Henry...

Johnbb on course for London Gold Cup

Johnbb could make his seasonal reappearance in the Bateaux London Gold Cup at Ascot on Saturday, live on Sky Sports Racing. Trainer...

NZ bowler Ferguson out of T20 World Cup with calf tear

Last Updated: 26/10/21 3:19pm New Zealand fast bowler Lockie Ferguson has been ruled out of the T20 World Cup with a calf tear. New...

Hogg reveals bid to improve mental and physical health

Last Updated: 26/10/21 3:17pm Scotland captain Stuart Hogg has lost 5kg in a bid to improve his physical and mental wellbeing after...

Kaci completes Team Europe for Mosconi Cup

Last Updated: 26/10/21 2:45pm Eklent Kaci joins Albin Ouschan, David Alcaide, Jayson Shaw and Joshua Filler in being selected by Alex...

Johnbb set for London Gold Cup

Johnbb may make his seasonal reappearance in the Bateaux London Gold Cup Handicap Chase at Ascot. Trainer Tom Lacey is happy with...

Down Royal for Cheveley guns

Two of Cheveley Park Stud's National Hunt stars, Envoi Allen and Quilixios, are set to return to action at Down Royal's two-day Festival...

Golf modernises rules on amateur status

Last Updated: 26/10/21 1:46pm The R&A and USGA have reduced the number of restrictions to amateur golfers to make the Rules of Golf...

Preston vs Liverpool on Sky: Van den Berg can play; Reds...

Team news and stats ahead of Preston vs Liverpool in the Carabao Cup fourth round on Wednesday; kick-off 7.45pm. Preston will have...

Ole to remain as Utd boss despite some players' reservations

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is expected to remain in charge of Manchester United despite the heavy defeat to Liverpool and the fact a small...

Brundle: Verstappen's latest Hamilton triumph may...

Last Updated: 26/10/21 1:40pm Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player I have no doubt that Sunday's USA GP will...

Farrell happy to shape Smith's international development

Last Updated: 26/10/21 1:37pm Captain Owen Farrell is ready to help shape Marcus Smith's development in the international ranks as...

Rashford, Toney, Parris, Nuno make 2021 Football Black...

Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford has been included on the Football Black List for a second consecutive year. He is joined...

De Rasher Counter camp plotting route to Aintree

Emma Lavelle will aim De Rasher Counter at next year's Randox Grand National as the top staying chaser returns to training this season....

The Final Word: Bengals deliver statement win

American Football Expert & Columnist Last Updated: 26/10/21 1:03pm There was a bit of a drama shortage in Week Seven in the NFL, with our...

Lijnders: Keita lucky to only suffer bruising after Pogba...

Naby Keita suffered bruising following Paul Pogba's tackle but was lucky the injury was not more severe, according to Liverpool assistant...

De Kock misses World Cup match after refusing to take knee

Last Updated: 26/10/21 12:45pm Quinton de Kock withdrew from South Africa's T20 World Cup match against the West Indies after refusing...

De Rasher camp target National

Emma Lavelle will aim De Rasher Counter at next year's Randox Grand National as the top staying chaser returns to training this season....

Govt to fund bids for Women's Rugby World Cup & TdF

Last Updated: 26/10/21 12:11pm Chancellor Rishi Sunak will announce at Wednesday's Budget £30m of funding to prepare the UK bids to...

South Africa board tells players to take a knee before...

Last Updated: 26/10/21 11:45am South Africa's players have been told to take a knee before the start of their remaining T20 World...

London Irish sign Argentina wing Cinti Luna

Last Updated: 26/10/21 11:38am London Irish have signed Argentina winger Lucio Cinti Luna on an undisclosed deal. The 21-year-old...

'More than a manager' - Walter Smith dies aged...

Walter Smith, who managed Scotland, Rangers and Everton, has died at the age of 73. In two spells as Rangers manager Smith led the...

Sky Sports records its highest-ever day of viewing

Sky Sports has recorded its highest-ever daily viewing figures as the Premier League, Formula One and the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup...

Ascot the plan for Dashel Drasher

Ascot is likely to feature prominently once more in Jeremy’s Scott’s plans for his Grade One-winning chaser Dashel Drasher. The eight-year-old...

Scorecard: South Africa vs West Indies, T20 World Cup

Day 1 of 1 11:00 Teams will be announced at the toss