Liverpool keep powder dry for Kiev as Mohamed Salah breaks scoring record

Supporters saw Jürgen Klopp’s men do enough in beating Brighton and will hope the real fireworks are to come against Real Madrid in the Champions league final Paul Wilson at Anfield Even though Mohamed Salah ended...

Kvitova captures 3rd Madrid title

The Associated PressMADRID (AP) — When Petra Kvitova thought she couldn’t go on, the Czech hit the critical shots to finally edge Kiki Bertens and claim a record third Madrid Open title on Saturday. Kvitova...

Barcelona boss reacts to astonishing defeat that ends hopes of an unbeaten La Liga...

Ernesto Valverde refused to blame his defenders despite Barcelona's chances of becoming the first team to post an unbeaten LaLiga season coming to an end with astonishing 5-4 defeat by Levante. The hosts stormed into...

Premier League: Liverpool finish fourth as Swansea are relegated

  Mohamed Salah was named Premier League player of the year on Sunday Mohamed Salah broke the Premier League scoring record for a 38-game season as Liverpool qualified for the Champions League on a busy final...

Liverpool clinch fourth after Mohamed Salah kickstarts romp against Brighton

Andy Hunter at Anfield Liverpool left it typically late to seal Champions League qualification but their farewell to an uplifting Premier League season and warm-up for Real Madrid was otherwise faultless. Mohamed Salah began an...

Lewis Hamilton wins Spanish Grand Prix to stretch lead in F1 title race

Giles Richards at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya After four races to open the Formula One season that have at times ebbed and flowed with a glorious unpredictability, it is not entirely surprising that it should...

Mohamed Salah happy on Merseyside after stellar season

Star has been linked with Real Madrid. By Rory Dollard, Press Association Sport Mohamed Salah has reassured Liverpool fans his stunning first season is “just the beginning” of his time on Merseyside. The Egyptian was named first...

WHU – Manchester United 0 – 0

By Steve Sutcliffe-BBC Sport Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho says the club "don't celebrate second position" after sealing the runners-up spot in the Premier League with a 0-0 draw at West Ham. United are currently nine...

Madrid Open: Rafael Nadal breaks John McEnroe’s 34-year-old set record

World number one Rafael Nadal broke John McEnroe's 34-year-old record for successive set wins on a single surface as he moved into the quarter-finals of the Madrid Open. Nadal, 31, beat Argentine Diego Schwartzman 6-3...

Celtics survive nailbiter against 76ers to make Eastern Conference finals

Associated Press in Boston Jayson Tatum caught a pass underneath the basket, shook off a hit and went up for the go-ahead lay-up with 23 seconds left as the Boston Celtics beat the Philadelphia 76ers...

After months of mystery, Morocco finally unveils bid for 2026 World Cup

Martha Kelner in Tangier committee addresses the media. Photograph: Anders Kjaerbye/AFP/Getty Images In a high-end restaurant overlooking the Atlantic ocean from the port city of Tangier, the Morocco 2026 bid chief executive presented his vision for...

Juventus – AC Milan 4 – 0

Juventus won their fourth consecutive Coppa Italia as they thrashed AC Milan in the final at Stadio Olimpico. Centre-back Medhi Benatia scored twice for Juve, heading in the opener in the 56th minute from Paulo...

John Aldridge: There is one area of Klopp’s team that is a major concern...

John Aldridge LIVERPOOL boss Jurgen Klopp will need to play a full-strength team in the final Premier League game of the season against Brighton after last Sunday’s defeat at Chelsea – and that may help...

Houston Rockets soar past Utah Jazz into West finals behind Chris Paul’s 41

Associated Press Chris Paul scored a playoff career-high 41 points with eight three-pointers to finally reach the conference finals, helping the Houston Rockets eliminate the Utah Jazz 112-102 in Game 5 on Tuesday night. It will...

Manolo Gabbiadini lifts Southampton out of mire and sends West Brom down

Stuart James at the Liberty Stadium A night of drama and tension ended with Southampton all but securing their Premier League status for another season, Swansea City staring relegation in the face and West Brom...

2020 Olympics could paralyse Tokyo’s subway, study warns

JST -By Toru Yamanaka Tokyo's subway system is famed for its cleanliness and efficiency but also its carriage-busting crowds, and a crush of visitors for the 2020 Olympics could paralyse it, a new study has...

Just give LeBron the ball and get out of the way

Les Carpenter LeBron James is giving his hometown fans one final gift: the best basketball of his life in the last days before he walks away In the hazy aftermath of LeBron James’s floating, falling game-winning...

Sir Alex Ferguson: Ryan Giggs hopes former Manchester United manager can recover

Wales manager Ryan Giggs says he is praying that his former club manager Sir Alex Ferguson can recover from a brain haemorrhage. Ferguson, 76, remains in intensive care after emergency surgery on Saturday. The Scot gave...

Sir Alex Ferguson: messages of support flood in

No update as yet on condition of former Manchester United manager after brain haemorrhage Josh Halliday -North of England correspondent Manchester United players past and present have offered support for “father figure” Sir Alex Ferguson as...

Premier League: 10 things to look out for this weekend

Arsène Wenger bids the Emirates goodbye, Chelsea hope for a Liverpool hangover and the relegation battle heats up Barry Glendenning, Simon Burnton and Ed Aarons 1) A Friday night midfield rejig for Brighton? Results elsewhere could secure...