Rory Burns rode his luck en route to a streaky half-century as England’s top order sought to wear down New Zealand’s bowlers on the opening day of the first cricket Test.
Human rights continue to play second fiddle to “politics and money” at FIFA, according to Amnesty International.
Burnley supporters were reported for alleged hate crimes at football matches more often than any other club in England or Wales over the last two completed seasons, according to Home Office data.
Micky Mellon heaped praise on his Tranmere side’s resilience as they came from behind and a man down to beat Wycombe 2-1 in their FA Cup first-round replay.
Paul Lambert felt vindicated for picking a much-changed Ipswich team as they ended their desperate FA Cup run by winning their first-round replay 1–0 at Lincoln.
Walsall boss Darrell Clarke is looking forward to being an underdog in the FA Cup second round after being given a real fright by non-league Darlington in a 1-0 replay win.
Kieron Morris struck the winner five minutes from the end of extra-time as 10-man Tranmere came from behind to beat Wycombe 2-1 and set up an FA Cup second round meeting at home to Chichester.
Boss Michael Flynn hailed the goalscoring achievements of striker Padraig Amond after Newport recorded a 2-0 FA Cup first-round replay win over Grimsby at Rodney Parade.
Joe Allen believes Ryan Giggs has made his critics “eat their words” after leading Wales to Euro 2020.
Saracens director of rugby Mark McCall has revealed he will not block his squad from playing for England in the Six Nations.