Winston-Salem Open: Andy Murray looking to have ‘decent run’ in singles

Winston-Salem Open: Andy Murray looking to have ‘decent run’ in singles

By Russell Fuller BBC tennis correspondent in Winston-Salem Murray will not take part in the US Open later this monthBritain's Andy Murray says he is hoping "to get through a few matches" as he plays his second singles tournament since recovering from hip surgery.The former world number one lost 6-4 6-4 to Richard Gasquet in…
BMW Championship: Justin Thomas wins by three & Tiger Woods misses Tour Championship

BMW Championship: Justin Thomas wins by three & Tiger Woods misses Tour Championship

Thomas now leads the FedExCup standings after his victory at MedinahBMW Championship final leaderboard -25 Thomas (US); -22 Cantlay (US); -20 Matsuyama (Jpn); -18 Finau (US); -16 Rahm (Spa)Selected others: -13 Fleetwood (US); -11 McIlroy (NI); -10 Casey (Eng), Koepka (US); -8 Poulter (Eng); -7 Woods (Eng); -5 Lowry (Ire); -4 Rose (Eng)American Justin Thomas…
Dani Alves scores winner on Sao Paulo debut as they beat Ceara 1-0

Dani Alves scores winner on Sao Paulo debut as they beat Ceara 1-0

Alves (left) played as a midfielder on SundayDani Alves scored the winner on his Sao Paulo debut as they beat Ceara 1-0 in the Brazilian Serie A.Alves, 36, left Paris St-Germain during the summer and joined the club he supports earlier this month.Despite spending his career as a right-back, he was played in midfield on…
Garth Crooks’ team of the week: Maddison, Pukki, Mane, De Bruyne

Garth Crooks’ team of the week: Maddison, Pukki, Mane, De Bruyne

Manchester City dropped two points after being held to a 2-2 draw at home by Tottenham, while Liverpool overcame spirited Southampton 2-1.Arsenal also made it two wins out of two by edging Burnley 2-1 and Chelsea were held 1-1 by Leicester in Frank Lampard's first home game as Blues boss.Elsewhere, Bournemouth won 2-1 at Aston…
Ashes 2019: Australia repel England to draw second Test at Lord’s

Ashes 2019: Australia repel England to draw second Test at Lord’s

Media playback is not supported on this device England v Australia Second Test day five highlightsMen's Ashes: Second Specsavers Test, Lord's (day five of five)England 258 & 258-5 dec (Stokes 115*, Cummins 3-35)Australia 250 (Smith 92) & 154-6 (Labuschagne 59, Archer 3-32, Leach 3-37)Match drawnScorecardEngland had to settle for a draw in the second Ashes…
Chelsea 1-1 Leicester City: Wilfred Ndidi secures hard-earned point

Chelsea 1-1 Leicester City: Wilfred Ndidi secures hard-earned point

Wilfred Ndidi scored his first Premier League goal since JanuaryFrank Lampard said managing Chelsea at Stamford Bridge for the first time was the "stuff of dreams", despite Wilfred Ndidi's second-half header earning Leicester City a deserved point.Chelsea took the lead when 20-year-old midfielder Mason Mount scored a memorable first goal for the Blues after robbing…
Birmingham Grand Prix: Dina Asher-Smith shines to take second in 200m ‘Olympic final’

Birmingham Grand Prix: Dina Asher-Smith shines to take second in 200m ‘Olympic final’

Media playback is not supported on this device Dina Asher-Smith finish second to Shaune Miller-Uibo in 200m at the Birmingham Grand PrixDina Asher-Smith underlined why is she seen as a World Championships medal contender with an impressive display in the 200m at the Birmingham Grand Prix.The British double European champion finished second behind Bahamian Shaunae…
Sheffield United 1-0 Crystal Palace: John Lundstram earns Blades first win

Sheffield United 1-0 Crystal Palace: John Lundstram earns Blades first win

John Lundstram has now scored a league goal in each of England's top four tiers - 10 goals across the four divisionsSheffield United crowned their first Premier League game at Bramall Lane for 12 years with a hard-fought victory over Crystal Palace.Spurred on by a raucous home crowd, who were watching League One football three…
Ashes 2019: Steve Smith out of second Test with concussion

Ashes 2019: Steve Smith out of second Test with concussion

Media playback is not supported on this device Smith retires hurt after being struck on the neck by ArcherAustralia batsman Steve Smith hopes to be fit for the third Ashes Test after playing no part on the final day of the second Test at Lord's with concussion.Smith retired hurt on 80 on Saturday after being…
Wales 13-6 England: Eddie Jones says Wales are World Cup favourites

Wales 13-6 England: Eddie Jones says Wales are World Cup favourites

Wales ended New Zealand's 10-year reign at the top of the world ranking with victory against EnglandEngland head coach Eddie Jones says Wales are "favourites to win the World Cup" after they secured their rise to the top of the world rankings by beating his side 13-6 in Cardiff.George North's try helped Wales to a…

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