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Chess: England win three world titles while Ian Nepomniachtchi nears victory
England over-5os, lead by Michael Adams and Nigel Short, dominated the world seniors while Magnus Carlsen’s defeated 2021 challenger stakes his claim for second attempt

Leonard Barden

01, Jul, 2022 @7:00 AM

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Swiatek shows first glimpses of vulnerability with rivals lurking
Pole still the favourite but Jabeur and former Wimbledon champion Kvitova will take heart from second-round wobble

Greg Wood at Wimbledon

30, Jun, 2022 @9:59 PM

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Kyrgios sends ‘reminder to put you in your place’ after setting up Tsitsipas tie
Nick Kyrgios said he ‘wanted to remind everyone I’m pretty good’ after sweeping aside Filip Krajinovic to set up a third-round tie with Stefanos Tsitsipas at Wimbledon

Simon Cambers at Wimbledon

30, Jun, 2022 @9:39 PM

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Wimbledon 2022: Draper loses to De Minaur, Gauff and Swiatez win – as it happened
It was a mixed day for the Brits, while Rafa Nadal and No 1 seed Iga Swiatek were among those to progress

Barry Glendenning and Tom Davies

30, Jun, 2022 @9:12 PM

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Owen Farrell ‘very unhappy’ at losing England captaincy, Eddie Jones reveals
Courtney Lawes will retain the England captaincy for Saturday’s game despite the return of Owen Farrell to the side

Gerard Meagher in Perth

30, Jun, 2022 @9:05 PM

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Winds of change blow as Jones selects England squad fans have been craving | Robert Kitson
Eddie Jones’s selection for the first Test is as significant a cabinet reshuffle as English rugby has undergone for a while

Robert Kitson in Perth

30, Jun, 2022 @9:00 PM

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Nadal taking extra precautions after holding off Berankis’s best efforts
Rafael Nadal reached the third round at Wimbledon after a 6-4, 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 victory over Ricardas Berankis

Paul MacInnes at Wimbledon

30, Jun, 2022 @8:48 PM

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Katie Boulter dedicates ‘special’ Wimbledon win to late grandmother
‘She’d watch every match that was on the TV,’ says British wildcard after beating former world No 1 Karoline Pliskova in second round

Tobi Thomas and Emine Sinmaz

30, Jun, 2022 @8:17 PM

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‘I was praying: don’t let anybody kill me’ – Oleksandr Usyk on life in Ukrainian army
The world heavyweight champion on fighting in Ukraine and how fellow soldiers encouraged him to take on Anthony Joshua in a rematch

Donald McRae

30, Jun, 2022 @8:00 PM

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Verstappen claims Piquet is not racist as Hamilton tells F1 to do more on diversity
Max Verstappen has admitted that comments by Nelson Piquet, his partner’s father, about Lewis Hamilton were wrong but insisted the former champion is ‘definitely not a racist’

Giles Richards

30, Jun, 2022 @7:31 PM

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Lewis Hamilton condemns Ecclestone’s comments about Putin
Former F1 chief called Russian president ‘first-class person’ and blamed war on Zelenskiy

Jamie Grierson and Nadeem Badshah

30, Jun, 2022 @7:05 PM

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Knight rues rain for denying England charge for victory over South Africa
England were left frustrated after rain once again denied them the chance of a first Test win on home soil since 2005, with just 43.1 overs possible on the fourth and final day against South Africa at Taunton

Raf Nicholson at Taunton

30, Jun, 2022 @6:48 PM

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