The big freeze will continue over the weekend, with the Met Office warning of the coldest night of the winter as snow caused further transport disruption.
Stuart Broad was at a loss to explain England’s failure to bowl out the West Indies on day two of the second Test, after beating the bat over 100 times.
The son of US writer JD Salinger has revealed that previously unseen work by his late father will be published.
Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino likened his side’s position in the Premier League title race to Fernando Alonso’s Formula One plight.
Willi Orban scored a brace of headers as RB Leipzig won 3-0 at struggling Hannover in the Bundesliga.
Rock-bottom Huesca shrugged off their dismal form in LaLiga this season with a 4-0 rout of Real Valladolid.
Owen Farrell has warned Ireland they target him at their peril as England attempt to ignite their pursuit of the Guinness Six Nations title by recording a first victory in Dublin for six years.
Nicolas Pepe’s superb solo goal helped high-flying Lille to a fourth successive Ligue 1 victory as they emphatically beat Nice 4-0.
Wales staged a remarkable second-half comeback to stun France 24-19 on a memorable opening Six Nations night in Paris.
Stuart Broad led a spirited fightback from England’s bowlers in Antigua but missed chances and belligerent batting from the West Indies left the tourists battling to save both the second Test and the series.