Day: June 24, 2018

Sheffield Ladies withdraw from Championship for financial reasons

Sheffield Ladies have had to withdraw from the FA Women’s Championship after coming into financial difficulties. The club issued a statement on Sunday to inform supporters of the action and the reasons why. “Following a meeting of the directors, the club has taken the very difficult decision to withdraw from The FA Women’s Championship. The […]

French GP: Fernando Alonso hopes McLaren slump is ‘one-off’

Fernando Alonso insists he still feels “very privileged” to be competing in Formula 1 despite McLaren’s miserable French GP, which the two-time world champion hopes was a “one-off” weekend. McLaren followed up their worst qualifying result of the season with a disappointing race; Stoffel Vandoorne finished 12th while Alonso was running last before he retired […]

Marin Cilic feels in great form ahead of Wimbledon

Marin Cilic claims he is “not obsessed” by winning Wimbledon despite outlining his credentials as a potential champion by sealing his second Queen’s Club title on Sunday. Top-seed Cilic saved a match point before edging past Novak Djokovic to win his second Queen’s Club Championships crown on Sunday It was a particularly satisfying win for […]

Max Verstappen savages media critics after French GP podium

3:50 Red Bull's Max Verstappen joined the Sky F1 team after the top three press conference to discuss his comments on Sebastian Vettel's penalty. Max Verstappen has accused his critics of double standards in the wake of Sebastian Vettel’s crash into Valtteri Bottas’ Mercedes at the start of the French GP. Verstappen benefited from Vettel […]

Jos Buttler ‘mesmerising’ as England complete Australia whitewash

2:06 Nasser Hussain is joined by Eoin Morgan who discusses the impact of Jos Buttler's innings in Sunday's game and how England progressed in this series against Australia Eoin Morgan described Jos Buttler’s innings as “mesmerising” after the wicketkeeper-batsman’s unbeaten 110 steered England to a 5-0 series whitewash over Australia. Buttler’s sixth ODI century rescued […]