|Wigan appoint Rosler as manager
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 10:43:33 GMT
|Relaxed Walden eager to seize chance
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 12:10:53 GMT
|Johnson leaves England in disarray
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 07:41:09 GMT
England face a second humiliating defeat after Mitchell Johnson sparks a stunning collapse and Australia secure a 530-run lead.
|The sporting legacy of Nelson Mandela
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 17:15:57 GMT
Even before he was released from prison, Nelson Mandela identified sport as a way of achieving peace, writes David Bond
|Problems run deep for reckless England - Agnew
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 11:20:53 GMT
England are a rabble and have lost all semblance of confidence with the bat in Adelaide, writes cricket correspondent Jonathan Agnew
|Aguero better than Suarez - Pellegrini
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 23:53:59 GMT
|Doull wins World Cup gold in Mexico
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 12:52:39 GMT
Owain Doull wins gold in the scratch race as Britain's track cyclists enjoy more success at the World Cup in Mexico.
|'Feeble England could lose Ashes 5-0'
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 10:37:33 GMT
England are in grave danger of suffering a 5-0 Ashes whitewash in Australia, says former captain Michael Vaughan.
|Celtic to investigate Fir Park flare
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 12:14:59 GMT
Celtic are "appalled" by the actions of some supporters at Fir Park following the release of smoke bombs and flares.
|Robertson battles into UK final
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 10:06:26 GMT
|Woods shoots 62 at World Challenge
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 08:27:02 GMT
Tiger Woods equals the course record with a 62 for a two-shot lead from Zach Johnson at the World Challenge in California.
|England face tough task - Hodgson
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 19:32:28 GMT
|Southampton v Manchester City
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 11:36:35 GMT
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Southampton and Manchester City.
|Mandela tributes at weekend matches
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 13:10:05 GMT
A minute's applause in tribute to former South African president Nelson Mandela will be held at weekend football matches.
|Moyes vows to get it right at Man Utd
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 18:03:17 GMT
Manchester United manager David Moyes is confident he will get things right at Old Trafford after an unimpressive start.
|Cardiff Blues 29-20 Glasgow Warriors
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 21:55:41 GMT
Tries from Rhys Patchell and Alex Cuthbert help maintain Cardiff Blues' Heineken Cup challenge in victory over Glasgow.
|Captain Conan seeks Sandown prize
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 18:29:42 GMT
Trainer Nicky Henderson hopes Captain Conan can give him a Tingle Creek Chase win at Sandown in the absence of Sprinter Sacre.
|England given tough World Cup draw
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 19:05:18 GMT
England will play against Italy, Uruguay and Costa Rica in Group D at the 2014 World Cup finals in Brazil.
|Simmons agrees new Ireland deal
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 11:44:16 GMT
Ireland coach Phil Simmons signs a two-year contract extension which will keep him in the job until the end of 2015.
|Yarnold claims silver in Park City
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 21:39:33 GMT
Lizzy Yarnold beaten into second place at World Cup event in Utah during good day for Great Britain's Ssleton team.
|I can bring back credibility - Froome
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 18:40:59 GMT
Chris Froome wants to retain his Tour de France title and prove cycling has entered a new drugs-free era.
|Willstrop survives marathon match
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 21:43:32 GMT
Britain's James Willstrop beats Egypt's Mohamed Elshorbagy in a 122-minute five-game thriller in the Hong Kong Open.
|Sampson is new England women boss
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 11:54:09 GMT
Bristol Academy boss Mark Sampson is appointed new England women head coach by the Football Association.
|Barker confident for Sturm defence
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 10:56:24 GMT
Darren Barker defends his IBF middleweight title on Saturday believing he is "better in every department" than Felix Sturm.
|Nelson Mandela photo gallery
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 00:09:48 GMT
Former South Africa president Nelson Mandela, who has died aged 95, had a wide influence on the sporting world.
|VIDEO: Snooker: Selby v Walden
Wed, 30 Nov 2011 16:54:13 GMT
Watch BBC Two highlights of the UK Snooker Championship from the Barbican Centre in York.
|VIDEO: World Cup Gymnastics
Tue, 03 Dec 2013 10:00:59 GMT
Watch live coverage of the World Cup Gymnastics from the Emirates Arena in Glasgow.
|VIDEO: Pundits react to World Cup draw
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 17:48:53 GMT
Match of the Day's Alan Shearer and Everton boss Roberto Martinez react to the tough draw facing England at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.
|VIDEO: Memorable England World Cup goals
Wed, 16 Oct 2013 06:45:59 GMT
BBC Sport looks back at some of England's most memorable goals at past World Cup finals, after qualifying for Brazil 2014.
|VIDEO: Klinsmann ready for Low's Germany
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 19:50:08 GMT
USA head coach Jurgen Klinsmann says his team are ready to take on "the challenge of a World Cup" and his home country Germany at Brazil 2014.
|VIDEO: Spain beat Netherlands in 2010 final
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 17:57:30 GMT
Andres Iniesta's goal four minutes from the end of extra time gives Spain a 1-0 victory over Netherlands, earning them their first World Cup triumph. (UK users only)
|VIDEO: Brilliant Brazil at the World Cup
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 14:05:16 GMT
Ahead of the 2014 FIFA World Cup draw, BBC Sport takes a look back at some of host nation Brazil's finest World Cup moments.
|VIDEO: Chaos at the 1982 World Cup draw
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 19:46:48 GMT
BBC Sport looks back at the draw for the 1982 World Cup, which suffered from a number of mishaps and technical problems.
|VIDEO: Revisit World Cup's toughest groups
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 16:42:57 GMT
As 32 nations wait to learn their fate in the World Cup draw, BBC Sport takes a look back at some of the toughest groups in the tournament's history.
|VIDEO: The Analyst: England were 'abominable'
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 11:21:35 GMT
BBC Sport's cricket analyst Simon Hughes looks in detail at how England's batting line-up collapsed on the third day in Adelaide.
|VIDEO: Walcott: Of course Arsenal can win title
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 17:24:32 GMT
Theo Walcott tells Football Focus that Arsenal's young players have "stepped up" and can win the Premier League title this season.
|VIDEO: Man Utd still in title race - Mourinho
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 19:40:57 GMT
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho believes Manchester United are still contenders for the Premier League title, despite the Red Devils falling 12 points behind leaders Arsenal.
|VIDEO: Behind the scenes with a rugby medic
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 17:20:30 GMT
BBC Spotlight looks at a day in the life of a rugby union physio as they deal with players' aches and pains - and worse.
|VIDEO: The Analyst: Clarke's clever footwork
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 10:37:34 GMT
BBC Sport's cricket analyst Simon Hughes looks in detail at how Michael Clarke's "excellent use of footwork" was enough to keep England at bay in Adelaide.
|VIDEO: O'Sullivan out of UK Championship
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 19:23:49 GMT
Reigning world champion Ronnie O'Sullivan exits the UK Championship with a 6-4 quarter-final defeat to Stuart Bingham.
|VIDEO: The Analyst: 'Lazy' shots let England in
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 11:04:42 GMT
BBC Sport's cricket analyst Simon Hughes looks in detail at how "lazy" shots from Australia's batsmen gave England a way back into the second Ashes Test
|VIDEO: Hodgson 'positive' despite tough draw
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 18:14:17 GMT
Roy Hodgson says England will face a "tough group" with "two number one seeds" at the 2014 Fifa World Cup in Brazil.
|VIDEO: Bell: England need answers to Johnson
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 12:07:01 GMT
England's Ian Bell admits the team have to "find an answer" to the bowling of Mitchell Johnson after being "blown away" in the second Ashes Test.
|VIDEO: Advent: Marquez's incredible season
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 10:07:22 GMT
The first week of BBC Sport's 2013 advent calender is completed by a look back at Marc Marquez's incredible season in MotoGP.
|VIDEO: Zara Phillips jumps to win in 2006
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 09:42:19 GMT
In 2006, equestrian star Zara Phillips won the Eventing World Championships and followed her mother in winning the Sports Personality trophy.
|VIDEO: O'Sullivan's 'phenomenal' 135 break
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 16:26:49 GMT
Ronnie O'Sullivan hits a "phenomenal" 135 break against Stuart Bingham in their UK Championship quarter-final.
|VIDEO: Arsenal or Man City for title - Savage
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 20:09:24 GMT
BBC Sport's Robbie Savage tackles the week's football talking points in Savage Says.
|VIDEO: Flintoff stars in 2005 Ashes series
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 06:44:07 GMT
In 2005, cricketer Andrew Flintoff played a man of the series role in the home Ashes series and was awarded Sports Personality of the Year.
|VIDEO: Moyes laments ‘very disappointing' defeat
Wed, 04 Dec 2013 22:19:55 GMT
David Moyes says Manchester United's 1-0 defeat at Old Trafford to his former club Everton is "very disappointing".
|VIDEO: Suarez equal to world's best - Rodgers
Wed, 04 Dec 2013 22:43:13 GMT
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers says Luis Suarez is as good as the world's best after scoring four in goals in a 5-1 win over Norwich.
|England's cut-throat group is no lost cause
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 21:15:46 GMT
There's room for optimism for England at the World Cup, despite the humidity and Suarez's attacking prowess, says chief football writer Phil McNulty
|'From cartoon clown to dark destroyer'
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 12:07:41 GMT
Three years after his lowest ebb, Mitchell Johnson is blowing England apart, says chief sports writer Tom Fordyce
|2014 Fifa World Cup draw & fixtures
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 17:22:20 GMT
A full group-by-group guide to the 2014 Fifa World Cup in Brazil, following Friday's draw
|Adelaide annihilation: Day three catch-up
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 08:15:04 GMT
Countdown of the carnage as England collapse to Mitchell Johnson once again in the second Ashes Test in Adelaide
|How Mandela helped to transform a nation
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 12:25:07 GMT
Nelson Mandela saw sport as an instrument of unity and used it to help rebuild South Africa, writes BBC Sport's James Peacock
|'A group that should excite England'
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 20:49:36 GMT
Match of the Day pundits react to the tough draw facing England at the 2014 Fifa World Cup in Brazil
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 18:47:46 GMT
BBC Sport's football expert Mark Lawrenson takes on Simple Minds frontman Jim Kerr
|Must-not-miss sport on the BBC
Mon, 02 Dec 2013 00:20:13 GMT
Your guide to the latest sporting events on the BBC, including the Ashes, UK Championship snooker and Heineken Cup rugby
|Sporting icons pay tribute to Mandela
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 17:59:31 GMT
Muhammad Ali, Pele and Tiger Woods lead tributes to South Africa's first black president Nelson Mandela, who died on Thursday aged 95.
|Five reasons not to miss the World Cup
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 21:50:54 GMT
BBC Sport picks five must-see moments at next summer's World Cup finals in Brazil
|Sports Personality 2013: The contenders
Tue, 26 Nov 2013 19:27:07 GMT
Who will the public choose as the 60th BBC Sports Personality of the Year?
|BBC Sport App adds radio streaming
Fri, 15 Nov 2013 08:32:58 GMT
BBC Sport adds live streaming of BBC Radio 5 live and sports extra to its native app.
|Ohuruogu named Sportswoman of Year
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 22:52:41 GMT
Athlete Christine Ohuruogu is named Sportswoman of the Year after winning gold at the World Championships.
|Bellew steps up to cruiserweight
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 10:12:48 GMT
Tony Bellew plans to move up from light-heavyweight to cruiserweight after his world title loss to Adonis Stevenson.
|Clarke world's best batsman - Haddin
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 11:47:26 GMT
Michael Clarke's latest Ashes ton underlines his status as the world's best, says Australia team-mate Brad Haddin.
|Cyclist Di Luca banned for life
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 18:12:45 GMT
Cyclist Danilo Di Luca is banned from cycling for life after being found guilty of a third doping offence.
|Judoka Ingram retains European title
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 13:22:11 GMT
Britain's Sam Ingram takes just 20 seconds in the final to retain his Visually Impaired European Championship judo title.
|Manchester United v Newcastle United
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 16:58:18 GMT
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Manchester United and Newcastle United.
|Todt re-elected president of FIA
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 12:54:45 GMT
Former Ferrari general manager Jean Todt is re-elected unopposed as the president of motorsport's governing body, the FIA.
|Donaldson tops Sun City leaderboard
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 18:30:57 GMT
Welshman Jamie Donaldson has a lead of three shots at the halfway stage of the Nedbank Golf Challenge at Sun City.
|Newcastle announce all-weather plan
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 14:43:32 GMT
Newcastle Racecourse unveils plans for an all-weather track and the only floodlit straight mile in the world.
|Dubai wife death superbiker arrested
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 12:29:55 GMT
A former superbike rider who was stranded in Dubai for 10 months is arrested on arrival in the UK over the death of his wife.
|Maher sued for £700,000 by backers
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 00:52:34 GMT
British Olympic showjumper Ben Maher faces a legal action which claims he made secret profits from horse deals.
|Brough and Burgess on Golden Boot list
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 12:49:32 GMT
England's Sam Burgess and Scotland's Danny Brough are among six nominees for the 2013 Golden Boot award.
|Castres 15-9 Ospreys
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 22:01:29 GMT
French champions Castres hang on to beat Ospreys in a try-less but compelling match in Pool One.
|UK Championship schedule and scores
Thu, 28 Nov 2013 08:00:01 GMT
Latest scores, results and schedule from the UK Championship at the Barbican Centre in York
|Jamieson returns after heart scare
Tue, 03 Dec 2013 17:39:43 GMT
Michael Jamieson says his recent heart scare shows he’s pushing himself to the limit for the Commonwealth Games.
|Murray 'can challenge in Australia'
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 21:42:39 GMT
Andy Murray can be competitive at the Australian Open if he has fully recovered from back surgery, according to John McEnroe.
|Cautious Vonn returns to competition
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 22:55:09 GMT
US Olympic champion Lindsey Vonn safely negotiates her first race in 10 months after recovering from injury.
|Allardyce 'will not rush Carroll back'
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 13:50:41 GMT
West Ham United manager Sam Allardyce says he "won't panic" into playing Andy Carroll following his return from injury.
|Glasgow face tough task - Townsend
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 10:35:12 GMT
Head coach Gregor Townsend concedes it will be "very difficult" for Glasgow to progress in the Heineken Cup after defeat in Cardiff.
|AUDIO: Listen - Clermont v Scarlets
Sun, 01 Apr 2012 11:50:18 GMT
Full BBC Radio Wales commentary from Phil Steele and Adrian Hadley of Scarlets' Heineken Cup game at Clermont Auvergne.
|Ulster v Benetton Treviso (Sat)
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 12:34:57 GMT
Johann Muller, Jared Payne, Ruan Pienaar and Sean Doyle return to Ulster's team for the Heineken Cup game against Treviso.
The Hall of Fame is a virtual hall based on the sportborders website www.sportborders.org.uk and was launched in November 2005. Last year saw well known broadcaster Jill Douglas; track and field coach James Curran; hockey ace Diane Renilson and rugby stars Gregor Townsend and Alan Tait added to the prestigious list of individuals already in the Hall of Fame.
Among the selection criteria includes the requirement to have been born, lived or educated in the Scottish Borders. They must have reached National or International fame in their sport, or made a contribution to the legacy of their sport either nationally or internationally.
Nominations are being accepted until Monday, 3 August 2009. All nominations received will be presented to a selection panel made up of local sporting personalities, sports historians and SBC officers for consideration. Those selected will be inducted into the Hall of Fame at the annual James McLean Trust Celebration of Sport Dinner on 21 November 2009 at the Cross Keys Hotel in Kelso.
Executive Member for Sport, Culture and Community Education Councillor Graham Garvie is keen for people to nominate their favourite sports personalities: “We are a huge sporting community here in the Borders and the hall of fame is a great way of honouring fellow Borderers who have been an inspiration to us all and especially to the next generation of future champions by reaching national and international success. I would invite members of the public to nominate any individuals whom they think deserve to be honoured in this very special way.”
To visit the hall of fame, to view the selection criteria and to download the nomination form, visit www.sportborders.org.uk/hall-of-fame.html. Nomination forms are also available from any Council library, museum, public building, leisure centre or on request from the Sports Development Unit—Tel: 01896 756274
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