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England lose India test series after going 3-0 down

Ravichandran Ashwin took England's final four wickets on day five of the fourth Test in India as the home side won by an innings and 36 runs to clinch a series victory. India needed only...

Premier League boss Richard Scudamore dismisses FA ‘exes’ attack

Premier League executive chairman Richard Scudamore has rejected criticism of his organisation's role at the Football Association from three former chairmen of the governing body. I just sigh because we have heard it all before...

Former FA chiefs call on MPs for major reform to ‘out of balance’ body

The Football Association is "out of balance", filled with "elderly white men" and should be reformed, five former executives of the governing body have claimed. David Bernstein, David Davies, Greg Dyke, Alex Horne and David...

Chelsea make it nine Premier League wins in a row

Chelsea reclaimed top spot in the Premier League with a 1-0 victory over West Brom at Stamford Bridge. Diego Costa punished a Gareth McAuley error on 76 minutes as the Blues restored their three-point lead...

FA suspends Crewe Alexandra director of football Dario Gradi

Crewe director of football Dario Gradi has been suspended by the FA as part of its wider review into historical allegations in football. In a statement before his suspension, the 75-year-old denied any wrongdoing...

Newport Football Club Meeting Deemed ‘Positive And Supportive’

A meeting between representatives of Newport Football Club, councillors and the FA has been deemed ‘positive and supportive.’ Newport Football Club's owners Newport FC Supporters Society held a meeting at the Riverside Centre, Newport last week. Also in attendance was the...

Russian doping cover-up ‘helped 1,000 athletes cheat’

More than 1,000 Russian athletes in 30 summer and winter Olympic and Paralympic sports benefited from a systematic doping cover-up, including many medalists from London 2012. An investigation for the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) claims positive tests were concealed...

Russian Olympic team ‘corrupted London 2012 on unprecedented scale’

The Russian Olympic team corrupted the London 2012 Games on an "unprecedented scale", an independent investigation has found. Professor Richard McLaren, author of a report funded by the World Anti-Doping Agency, said: The Russian Olympic...

Badminton and wheelchair rugby among sports to lose Olympic funding

Archery, badminton, fencing, weightlifting and wheelchair rugby will not get funding in the run up to the Tokyo Olympics. UK Sport, which distributes money from the National Lottery and the government, will fund more...

Football sex abuse investigation: 83 potential suspects identified

More than 80 potential suspects have been identified in connection with allegations of historical child sex abuse in football. The National Police Chiefs' Council (NPCC) said the number of people who have made allegations remains...

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