SPOTY contenders announced

Rory McIlroy is a strong favourite to round off the most successful spell of his career with the BBC Sports Personality of the Year award after ...

McIlroy looking for Sydney repeat

Rory McIlroy will look to successfully defend the title which kickstarted his resurgence at this week's Australian Open in Sydney.

McIlroy: I did not play well enough

Rory McIlroy admitted he did not play well enough to win the DP World Tour Championship in Dubai, but predicted that could mean more misery for his ...

Burgess set for Bath debut

Sam Burgess could be in line to make a surprise debut for Bath this Friday following his cross-code switch, and just weeks after fracturing his ...

England keep faith with squad

England have named an unchanged matchday squad for Saturday's final QBE International against Australia at Twickenham.

Henry undergoes heart procedure

Flanker Chris Henry has undergone a procedure to repair a defect in his heart wall, the Irish Rugby Football Union has announced.