F1 2021 season guide
F1 Bahrain Grand Prix
In Focus

F1 2021 season guide

Everything you need to know about the upcoming Formula 1 campaign 
3 Mar 2021
‘We’re keen to bring football home’: Johnson targets a trophy double 
Fifa World Cup trophy
Why we’re talking about . . .

‘We’re keen to bring football home’: Johnson targets a trophy double 

PM supports 2030 World Cup bid and offers to host all Euro matches this summer 
2 Mar 2021
Elliott apologises after ‘shocking’ dead horse photo circulates online
Irish racehorse trainer Gordon Elliott (Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images)
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Elliott apologises after ‘shocking’ dead horse photo circulates online

Betfair ends association with the Irish racehorse trainer with immediate effect
1 Mar 2021
Carbon apps, super shoes and VR art
van Gogh's Self-Portrait with a Straw Hat
Podcast

Carbon apps, super shoes and VR art

Can phones measure our carbon footprint? Is tech more important than sporting talent? And could we turn our homes into virtual art galleries?
26 Feb 2021
Rory on Tiger: ‘everyone should be grateful that he’s alive’
Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods at The Memorial Tournament in 2020 (Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
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Rory on Tiger: ‘everyone should be grateful that he’s alive’

American golf icon is awake and responsive after surgery in California
25 Feb 2021
Jamal Musiala: the one that got away for England
Jamal Musiala celebrates his goal for Bayern against Lazio in the Champions League
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Jamal Musiala: the one that got away for England

Bayern Munich teenage star pledges international allegiance to Germany 
24 Feb 2021
The Hundred: history in the making for women’s cricket
The Hundred/Twitter
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The Hundred: history in the making for women’s cricket

Inaugural edition starts with a women’s match between Oval Invincibles and Manchester Originals
23 Feb 2021
Can Jose Mourinho turn things around at Tottenham?
Jose Mourinho was appointed Tottenham head coach in November 2019
View from the terraces

Can Jose Mourinho turn things around at Tottenham?

The Special One’s future is up in the air as Brendan Rodgers is linked with Spurs job
22 Feb 2021
Best golf equipment you can use at home
Perfect Putting Mat by Perfect Practice
The wish list

Best golf equipment you can use at home

Improve your game with a simulator, putting mat or practice net
18 Feb 2021
One-horse race: Man City march towards the Premier League title
Bernardo Silva scored Man City’s third goal against Everton at Goodison
View from the terraces

One-horse race: Man City march towards the Premier League title

As their rivals falter, Pep Guardiola’s side maintain the momentum
18 Feb 2021
Women’s sport ‘left behind’ during the pandemic
women's football
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Women’s sport ‘left behind’ during the pandemic

Inequality, financial fears and gender pay gap concerns are revealed in new report
11 Feb 2021
Abuse in football: ‘One day in this country, a referee will be killed’
Referee Mike Dean sent off West Ham midfielder Tomas Soucek
Why we’re talking about . . .

Abuse in football: ‘One day in this country, a referee will be killed’

Mike Dean receives death threats and black players are racially abused on social media
10 Feb 2021
Anderson stars with one of the ‘great overs’ as England beat India 
England bowler James Anderson (England Cricket/Twitter)
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Anderson stars with one of the ‘great overs’ as England beat India 

The ‘Goat’ produces a bowling masterclass in first Test victory in Chennai
9 Feb 2021
In pictures: five big winners from a huge weekend of sport
Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady lifts the Vince Lombardi Trophy after winning Super Bowl LV
View from the terraces

In pictures: five big winners from a huge weekend of sport

Starring Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Scotland’s rugby team and a Phil Foden-inspired Man City
8 Feb 2021
Tokyo Olympic chief refuses to resign over sexist comments 
Tokyo Olympics president Yoshiro Mori
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Tokyo Olympic chief refuses to resign over sexist comments 

Former Japanese PM Yoshiro Mori apologises for saying women talk too much in meetings 
4 Feb 2021
Lions tour of South Africa: big decision ahead for rugby bosses
British & Irish Lions rugby union team
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Lions tour of South Africa: big decision ahead for rugby bosses

Games behind closed doors in South Africa or hosting the tour in another country are possible options
3 Feb 2021
Heading to be limited in professional training
 Tottenham’s Harry Kane and Liverpool’s Georginio Wijnaldum battle for a header 
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Heading to be limited in professional training

English FA medicine chief says new guidelines will reduce unnecessary heading of the ball
2 Feb 2021
Betting sponsorship: sport’s next crisis
Crystal Palace and West Ham are two Premier League clubs sponsored by gambling companies
Why we’re talking about . . .

Betting sponsorship: sport’s next crisis

Football and darts will be hit hard by shake up of gambling advertising laws
1 Feb 2021
Covid and football: £1.7bn loss for Europe’s 20 richest clubs
Barcelona against Juventus in a Champions League match at an empty Camp Nou
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Covid and football: £1.7bn loss for Europe’s 20 richest clubs

Barcelona top the Money League, but their finances have taken a huge hit
26 Jan 2021
Chelsea sack Lampard: legendary status not enough to save him
Frank Lampard has lost his job as head coach of Chelsea
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Chelsea sack Lampard: legendary status not enough to save him

Roman Abramovich wields the axe and appoints Thomas Tuchel as the new head coach
26 Jan 2021
NFL’s underdog story: ‘150th’ Super Bowl for the goat Tom Brady
Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady
The big match

NFL’s underdog story: ‘150th’ Super Bowl for the goat Tom Brady

Tampa Bay will face defending champions Kansas City and Patrick Mahomes in a home Super Bowl
25 Jan 2021
Tokyo Olympics: a state of emergency for Japan and the IOC
The Olympic rings outside of the National Stadium in Tokyo, Japan
The latest on . . .

Tokyo Olympics: a state of emergency for Japan and the IOC

Japanese government says there’s ‘no truth’ that the games will be cancelled because of Covid-19
22 Jan 2021
Premier League title race: excitement builds at the top of the table
Manchester United and Manchester City are contenders for the Premier League title
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Premier League title race: excitement builds at the top of the table

At the midway stage of the season the lead is changing hands on a regular basis 
22 Jan 2021
Lampard on the brink as Tuchel is linked with Chelsea job 
Chelsea head coach Frank Lampard
View from the terraces

Lampard on the brink as Tuchel is linked with Chelsea job 

Reports claim the Blues could appoint a German speaker as their next head coach
20 Jan 2021
‘See you at the Gabba’: Tim Paine trolled after India’s stunning Test win
India celebrate their victory against Australia at The Gabba
View from the terraces

‘See you at the Gabba’: Tim Paine trolled after India’s stunning Test win

Australia hadn’t lost a Test at ‘fortress’ Gabba for 32 years - but India’s victory sees Paine’s sledge go viral
19 Jan 2021
Should the Premier League carry on playing?
Manchester City players celebrate their goal in the 1-0 win over Brighton on 13 January
Today’s big question

Should the Premier League carry on playing?

Concerns grow over player goal celebrations, fixture changes and effects of long-Covid
14 Jan 2021
PGA of America delivers major blow to Donald Trump’s golf business
Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, New Jersey
In Focus

PGA of America delivers major blow to Donald Trump’s golf business

Trump National Bedminster is dropped as host of the 2022 PGA Championship
11 Jan 2021
Sports documentaries and TV shows you can stream right now
The Last Dance
In Focus

Sports documentaries and TV shows you can stream right now

There’s hours of sports entertainment to binge-watch at home
18 Dec 2020
Sporting peril, boycotting France and farming tomorrow
Rugby player Chris Ashton
Podcast

Sporting peril, boycotting France and farming tomorrow

Will rugby survive a concussion crisis? Why are French goods being recalled across the Arab world? And what’s happening down on the farm?
18 Dec 2020
21 of the biggest sports events in 2021
Uefa Euro 2020
In Focus

21 of the biggest sports events in 2021

Olympics, Paralympics, Euros and various world cups are on the sporting calendar
17 Dec 2020
Sport on TV: Christmas and New Year listings
Football fixtures Christmas 2020
The big match

Sport on TV: Christmas and New Year listings

Enjoy a feast of festive football in the action-packed sporting season
15 Dec 2020
Ten sports films to watch on Netflix and Amazon
Taron Egerton and Hugh Jackman star in Eddie the Eagle
In Focus

Ten sports films to watch on Netflix and Amazon

From Eddie the Eagle to Happy Gilmore there’s many sporting movies to enjoy
15 Dec 2020
Rugby lawsuits: impact could be astronomical for authorities
Steve Thompson in action for England against France
In Brief

Rugby lawsuits: impact could be astronomical for authorities

RPA says training protocols ‘need addressing very quickly’ over head injuries
10 Dec 2020
Man Utd: Ole’s ‘at the wheel’ but for how much longer?
Ole Gunnar
In Brief

Man Utd: Ole’s ‘at the wheel’ but for how much longer?

After the Pogba saga and Champions League exit, it’s the Manchester derby up next for Solskjaer’s side
9 Dec 2020
Breakdancing at the Olympics: a winning move or a mockery?
Breakdancing
Today’s big question

Breakdancing at the Olympics: a winning move or a mockery?

Paris 2024’s Olympic programme will have a focus on gender equality and youth
8 Dec 2020
Mayweather vs. Paul exhibition bout a ‘low blow for boxing’
Floyd Mayweather vs. Logan Paul exhibition
What the pundits say

Mayweather vs. Paul exhibition bout a ‘low blow for boxing’

Undefeated American will fight the YouTuber on 20 February
7 Dec 2020