Mark Selby edges ahead of O’Sullivan in world championship semi-final | Sport

Mark Selby turned the tables on a frustrated Ronnie O’Sullivan as he fought back to take…

Lyon will see chance to reach last four, says City’s Ilkay Gündogan | Football

Manchester City’s Ilkay Gündogan believes it is dangerous to imagine his side go into the Champions…

Tyler Adams sinks Atlético Madrid and sends RB Leipzig into uncharted waters | Football

For anyone who has been asleep over the past dozen years: a club called RB Leipzig…

‘Like the Titanic’: NCAA’s experts warn of coronavirus spread in college football | Sport

The NCAA’s chief medical officer and two of its infectious disease expert advisers warned Thursday the…

Fawad Alam’s Pakistan comeback was ugly but earned after decade of graft | Andy Bull | Sport

They say the best things in life are worth waiting for. Fawad Alam’s innings in the…

England aiming for place in top group as 163-team Olympiad gets under way | Sport

It was as recently as March 2019, though like much else pre-Covid it seems an era…

Mesut Özil’s groundhog act ensures Arteta’s plan for Arsenal remains cloudy | Nick Ames | Football

Mesut Özil retains his unnatural gift for dominating Arsenal’s narrative. This may yet be the week…

He Knows No Fear: 300-1 shot becomes longest-priced winner in racing history | Sport

These are difficult times for optimists but a low-profile race at Leopardstown on Thursday lifted the…

The Fiver | Hooray for the billionaires! Here’s to their success | Football

BILLIONAIRES 1, FIVER’S INTELLIGENCE 0 There’s an old Peter Cook riff that runs something along the…

Ter Stegen v Neuer: Barça v Bayern a proxy war for Germany’s No 1 rivals | Football

“Germany is fortunate to have this pair of goalkeepers, although Neuer is truly world-class and Ter…