Sport

Hillsborough: Criminal charges against six people over stadium crush

Criminal charges have been brought against six individuals, including former senior police officers, over the Hillsborough disaster. They are::: David Duckenfield, who was the South Yorkshire Police match commander on the day of the disaster::...

Zara Tindall ‘heartbroken’ following death of her horse

Zara Tindall has paid an emotional tribute to her horse Toytown, who died on Tuesday. The royal's world championship-winning horse Toytown was thought to be around 25 years old and had to be put down...

Families applauded at news of Hillsborough charges

Relatives of the 96 Liverpool fans who died in the Hillsborough disaster have reacted positively to the news that criminal charges are going to be brought against six individuals. Barry Devonside, whose 18-year-old son Christopher...

Safe standing area could be tested at League One club Shrewsbury Town

Shrewsbury Town are aiming to become the first English football club with an all-seater stadium to bring in safe standing. Plans have been made to install rail seats, which allow the seat to be locked...

Lions surrender 14-point lead in Wellington thriller match

The British and Irish Lions surrendered a 14-point lead as the Hurricanes held them to a pulsating 31-31 draw in their final midweek game in New Zealand. The free-flowing tourists led 31-17 with 12 minutes...

England U21s crash out of Euros on penalties to Germany

England crashed out of the European U21 Championship at the semi-final stage after a heart-breaking 4-3 penalty defeat to Germany. Nathan Redmond missed the crucial spot-kick after 120 minutes of action left the score 2-2...

Isle Of Wight’s Island Games Team Adds To Medal Haul In Gotland

There have been more medals for the Isle of Wight's Island Games team, on day two. The event is well underway in Gotland, Sweden. Earlier, another gold medal was added in the women's 25m Sports Pistol...

First Medals For Isle Of Wight’s Island Games Team

The Isle of Wight has three medals in the bag, after the first full day of sport at the Island Games in Gotland, Sweden. The Women's 10m Air Pistol duo, Imogen and Shelley Moss, managed gold. Veteran...

England v South Africa: Dawid Malan fires on debut as hosts win series

England beat South Africa by 19 runs to win the final T20I in Cardiff and claim a 2-1 series win. England stayed true to their promise of rotating their squad in the series, with captain...

Frank de Boer named as new manager of Crystal Palace

Frank de Boer has been appointed Crystal Palace manager on a three-year contract. The Dutchman replaces Sam Allardyce in the job and is the club's first full-time foreign boss, although Attilio Lombardo had a brief...