Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini claims he feels no greater pressure now than when he arrived at the club.
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has questioned why football’s authorities are reluctant to alter the fixture schedule to accommodate English sides’ European commitments.
Luther Burrell refuses to be distracted by the presence of Manu Tuilagi on England’s bench for Saturday’s climax to the RBS 6 Nations against Italy.
Brian McDermott acknowledged the contribution of Ben Jones-Bishop after the winger marked his first appearance of the season with a two-try show against Widnes.
Red Bull’s Daniel Ricciardo sandwiched between Mercedes duo on grid for Australian GP as champion Sebastian Vettel settles for 13th
Briton’s promising performance underlines Formula One power shift as Mercedes star records fastest time in first practice session
Red Bull driver second between Mercedes duo on Australian GP grid; champion Vettel will start from 12th
Lewis Hamilton was delighted to emerge with pole position from an “extremely difficult” rain-hit Australian GP but is hoping for a dry race as he attempts to ignite his title challenge with a season-opening victory.
Danny Green scored 15 points to lead six San Antonio players in double figures as the Spurs won their ninth straight, 119-85 over the Los Angeles Lakers.
Poland’s Agnieszka Radwanska will face Italy’s Flavia Pennetta in Sunday’s final after victories over Romania’s Simone Halep and China’s Li Na in their respective semi-finals.
American John Isner is through to the semi-finals at the Indian Wells ATP Masters with a 7-6 (7/4) 7-6 (7/3) victory over Latvia’s Ernests Gulbis.
Robert Garrigus catapulted himself into a three-shot lead at the halfway stage of the Valspar Championship in Florida.
Nico Rosberg usurped Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton at the top of the timesheet in a final practice session for the Australian Grand Prix that was littered with issues for many drivers and teams.
Pippa Middleton joins a volleyball game with sixth form pupils from Mary Hare school for the deaf in Berkshire
Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton will start the Australian GP on pole after defying the Albert Park crowd by snatching P1 from home favourite Daniel Ricciardo on an ultra-impressive debut for the Red Bull youngster.
PLUS: Chelsea target Hulk ‘wants move to England’ while Liverpool on alert after PSG’s Jeremy Menez hints at summer exit
Nico Rosberg set the pace in final practice for the Australian GP ahead of Jenson Button, Fernando Alonso and Lewis Hamilton.
The Norwich midfielder insisted he would take Cole to Brazil if he was England boss – and leave Shaw at home. Tell us what you think
HE GUIDED Britain through its darkest hours and is widely regarded as the nation’s greatest statesman.
The Sky Sports News presenter on why she is banned from having soup on set and cheese jokes. Lots of cheese jokesHello Hayley. Hello Small …