Dallas forward Dirk Nowitzki in action against Memphis on April 15, 2013
Football game sends Michael Schumacher 'positive energy'
German basketball legend Dirk Nowitzki says that he hopes some "positive energy" was beamed back to Michael Schumacher through a charity football match.
09:39
England captain Bobby Moore lifts the World Cup on July 30, 1966.
Bobby Moore honoured with blue plaque
England's World Cup-winning captain Bobby Moore becomes the first footballer to be honoured with a blue plaque on his childhood home.
Jul 26, 20:53
Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone walks in the paddock before the first practice session at the Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi on November 27, 2015
Mother-in-law of Formula 1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone 'kidnapped in Brazil'
The mother-in-law of Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone is reportedly kidnapped in Brazil, with criminals demanding a ransom of $36.5m (£28m).
Jul 26, 11:33
Italy's forward Pelle celebrates after scoring a goal during the Euro 2016 round of 16 football match between Italy and Spain at the Stade de France stadium in Saint-Denis, near Paris, on June 27, 2016. Italy won the match 2-0
Sky Sports seals rights to broadcast live Chinese Super League games until 2018
Sky Sports seals a three-year TV deal to broadcast live action from the Chinese Super League.
Jul 26, 09:51
JT McNamara riding Teaforthree win The Diamond Jubilee National Hunt Steeple Chase on ladies day on March 14, 2012
Former amateur jockey JT McNamara dies, aged 41
Irish jockey JT McNamara dies aged 41, more than three years after he was left paralysed from the neck down following a fall at the Cheltenham Festival.
Jul 26, 09:02
Fulham assistant head coach Ray Wilkins looks on before the Barclays Premier League match between Fulham and Sunderland at Craven Cottage on January 11, 2014
Former England star Ray Wilkins sentenced for drink driving
Former England footballer Ray Wilkins is handed a 10-week suspended jail sentence and a four-year driving ban at Uxbridge Magistrates' Court for drinking and driving.
Jul 25, 21:26
A general view of a corner flag before the Sky Bet Championship match between Burnley and Yeovil Town at Turf Moor on August 17, 2013
Burnley supporter hit with indefinite ban for 'racially abusing player'
Burnley announce that a supporter has been given an indefinite ban for allegedly racially abusing a Bradford City player during Saturday's pre-season friendly.
Jul 25, 18:13
Harry Kane applauds at the end of the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United on April 10, 2016
Tottenham Hotspur star Harry Kane expecting first child with girlfriend
Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane announces that he and girlfriend Kate Goodland are expecting their first baby together.
Jul 25, 16:50
Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford celebrates scoring in the Manchester derby on March 20, 2016
Monday's Manchester derby to be cancelled due to bad weather?
Monday's pre-season friendly between Manchester United and Manchester City could be cancelled due to the extreme weather conditions in Beijing.
Jul 24, 20:48
Lionel Messi reacts to Nando's goal during the Champions League quarter-final between Barcelona and Atletico Madrid on April 5, 2016
Lionel Messi shows off blonde hairstyle ahead of new season
Lionel Messi becomes the latest player to dye his hair peroxide blonde during the summer months, following in the footsteps of Aaron Ramsey, Phil Jones and James Rodriguez.
Jul 24, 18:31
Rio 2016
Australia team refusing to move into Athletes' Village ahead of Rio Games
Australia's chef de mission for the 2016 Olympic Games describes the full extent of the poor conditions waiting to greet hopefuls to the Athletes' Village in Rio.
Jul 24, 16:24
David Moyes manager of Manchester United looks on prior to the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Manchester United at The Hawthorns on March 8, 2014
Sunderland plane makes emergency landing due to technical fault
Sunderland are forced to divert to Manchester shortly after taking off from Newcastle due to a technical fault with the plane.
Jul 24, 15:59
Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring the winning penalty during the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Airport to be named after Cristiano Ronaldo
Cristiano Ronaldo is to have an airport named after him in his native Madeira.
Jul 24, 14:32
Wayne Rooney of Manchester United celebrates with Anthony Martial as he scores their first goal against Bournemouth at Old Trafford on May 17, 2016
Anthony Martial unfollows Manchester United on Twitter
Anthony Martial unfollows Manchester United on Twitter amid an apparent row over his shirt number.
Jul 24, 14:13
Jamie Vardy celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Sunderland and Leicester City on April 10, 2016
Jamie Vardy expecting second child with wife
Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy is expecting his second child with wife Rebekah.
Jul 24, 13:50
Chelsea's Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho gestures during a UEFA Chamions league group stage football match between Chelsea and Dynamo Kiev at Stamford Bridge stadium in west London on November 4, 2015
Jose Mourinho moves Beijing presser over aircon
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho moves a press conference in Beijing after learning that the media room had no air conditioning.
Jul 24, 13:21
Nathaniel Clyne of Liverpool controls the ball during the international friendly match between Adelaide United and Liverpool FC at Adelaide Oval on July 20, 2015
Nathaniel Clyne 'contacts police over sex tape leak'
Police launch an investigation after a sex tape allegedly starring Nathaniel Clyne leaks online.
Jul 24, 12:45
Jeff Stelling addresses the audience during Gillette Soccer Saturday Live with Jeff Stelling on March 19, 2012
Jeff Stelling, Rachel Riley to host Friday Night Football
Jeff Stelling and Rachel Riley are reportedly in line to be named hosts of Sky Sports's new Friday night Premier League coverage.
Jul 24, 12:19
Memphis Depay looks on during the FA Cup fifth-round match between Shrewsbury Town and Manchester United on February 22, 2016
Manchester United plane forced to make diversion
Manchester United's plane, heading for Beijing, has to make an emergency landing in Tianjin due to bad weather conditions.
Jul 23, 20:20
Jose Mourinho, Manager of Chelsea makes a point during the UEFA Champions League Group G match between Chelsea FC and FC Porto at Stamford Bridge on December 9, 2015 in London, United Kingdom.
Video: Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho refuses to sign Chelsea shirt for fan
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho refuses to sign a Chelsea shirt for a fan while on a pre-season tour in China.
Jul 22, 10:05