Republic earn vital away win in Finland

Republic earn vital away win in Finland

Denise O’Sullivan hit the Republic’s winner in the 56nd minute The Republic of Ireland secured an early boost to their World Cup qualification hopes with an impressive 2-1 away victory over Finland. Denise O’Sullivan capitalised on a goalkeeper error to head home the winner for Vera Pauw’s side just before the hour mark in Helsinki. … Read more

Beckham urged to speak out on Qatar

Beckham urged to speak out on Qatar

Beckham has been pictured in Qatar recently and in 2019 attended the Club World Cup in the country when he sat alongside Paris St-Germain chief executive Nasser Al-Khelaifi Former England captain David Beckham has been urged to speak out about the “deeply concerning” human rights situation in Qatar by Amnesty International. Beckham has signed a … Read more

Social media ‘out of control’

Social media 'out of control'

‘Man Utd don’t have a style of play’ – will Solskjaer survive Liverpool capitulation? Social media pressure on football bosses is “out of control”, says Inter Miami coach Phil Neville. It is looking increasingly likely the Norwegian will remain in charge for Saturday’s game at Tottenham. But Neville said: “Social media is an absolute cesspit … Read more

Chadwick ‘closer’ to Formula 1 dream

Chadwick 'closer' to Formula 1 dream

Jamie Chadwick won the final two rounds of the W Series in Texas on Sunday Jamie Chadwick believes her dream of racing in Formula 1 is a “step closer” after winning her second consecutive W Series championship. The Bath-born racer, who won the inaugural all-female competition in 2019, won four rounds of this year’s eight-race … Read more

Farrell would ‘love’ to help Smith

Farrell would 'love' to help Smith

British and Irish Lions duo Owen Farrell and Marcus Smith are yet to play together for England England captain Owen Farrell says he would “love” to help Marcus Smith’s development as an international fly-half during the Autumn series. The pair have yet to play together for England but Farrell says the Harlequins playmaker is a … Read more

Hogg ‘ready to rock and roll again’

Hogg 'ready to rock and roll again'

Stuart Hogg says he dropped 5kg during an extended summer break Venue: Murrayfield Date: Saturday, 30 October Kick-off: 14:30 BST Coverage: Live text commentary on the BBC Sport website & app Scotland captain Stuart Hogg is “ready to rock and roll again” after feeling “physically and mentally drained” after the British and Irish Lions tour. … Read more

Lavaman Waikoloa Triathlon – Triathlete

Lavaman Waikoloa Triathlon – Triathlete

Each magazine issue, we’ll be highlighting a race you might not know about. This month: the Lavaman Waikoloa Triathlon. Every year, triathletes descend on Hawaii’s Big Island for the big race of the year. Not that race—the other one, where athletes swim 1500 meters through Anaeho’omalu Bay, bike 40K through Kona’s iconic lava fields, and run … Read more

South Africa cruise past West Indies

South Africa cruise past West Indies

ICC Men’s T20 World Cup, Dubai West Indies 143-8 (20 overs): Lewis 56 (35); Pretorius 3-17 South Africa 144-2 (18.2 overs): Markram 51* (26), Van der Dussen 43* (51) South Africa won by eight wickets Scorecard Defending champions West Indies are heading towards an early exit from the T20 World Cup after a second successive … Read more