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Palace loss should not stand - Cardiff

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 09:00:27 GMT

The BBC obtains a letter sent by Cardiff City that says the defeat by Crystal Palace in early April should not stand.

Bale targets Real Madrid treble

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 09:39:41 GMT

Man City 'suffered Liverpool hangover'

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:18:23 GMT

Ebdon misses out on Crucible spot

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 21:06:58 GMT

World Cup goal drives resting Carter

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:23:22 GMT

New Zealand legend Dan Carter hopes a sabbatical will keep him fresh to sort out some unfinished World Cup business

Top-four pressure got to us - Martinez

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:35:50 GMT

Roberto Martinez hints that the pressure of securing a top-four place affected Everton as they lost to Crystal Palace.

Pistorius forensic tests challenged

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 08:45:41 GMT

The tests carried out by a forensic expert for Oscar Pistorius' murder trial are being rigorously challenged by the state prosecutor in South Africa.

Scott earns Arsenal point in opener

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 21:46:40 GMT

Alex Scott's goal ensures FA Cup holders Arsenal opened their Women's Super League season with a 1-1 draw at Notts County.

Palace safe from relegation - Pulis

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:34:53 GMT

Crystal Palace manager Tony Pulis is certain his team are safe from relegation after beating Everton at Goodison Park.

Football trying to kill me - Poyet

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:59:47 GMT

Gus Poyet says football is testing his heart after Sunderland come close to earning a shock win at Manchester City.

Carberry still hopes for England place

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:28:31 GMT

Knoyle and Puafisi receive bans

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:02:44 GMT

Gloucester duo Tavis Knoyle and Sila Puafisi are banned after being sent off during Saturday's defeat at home to Bath.

Federer could miss French Open

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:56:07 GMT

Roger Federer hints that he may skip the French Open to be with wife Mirka when she gives birth to their third child.

Hamilton seeks 'edge' over Rosberg

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 06:01:22 GMT

Lewis Hamilton says he is hoping to develop an "edge" over Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg during the early stages of the season.

Toormore on trial at Newmarket

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:50:42 GMT

Toormore goes on trial for next month's 2,000 Guineas when lining up for the Craven Stakes at Newmarket on Thursday.

Phillips seeks 'remarkable' repeat

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:49:16 GMT

World champion Liam Phillips aims to continue his title-winning form when the BMX Supercross World Cup season starts.

Given upbeat despite Villa troubles

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 20:23:42 GMT

Shay Given says Aston Villa's off-field dramas will not damage their bid to avoid relegation from the Premier League.

Injured Pietersen out of IPL opener

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:15:32 GMT

Kevin Pietersen will miss Delhi Daredevils' IPL opening game against Bangalore on Thursday with a finger injury.

Hearts' banker agrees shares sale

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:11:37 GMT

Ukio Bankas creditors approve the sale of its shares in Hearts, who can now begin their move out of administration.

Chisora relaxed about Fury taunts

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:19:16 GMT

British heavyweight Dereck Chisora wants to teach Tyson Fury a lesson in the pair's world title eliminator on 26 July.

Changes planned for para-snowboarding

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 21:56:22 GMT

Athletes to compete head-to-head and a new slalom event are among changes proposed for para-snowboarding.

GB Basketball decides against appeal

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:22:55 GMT

British Basketball will not appeal against UK Sport's decision - made in February - to withdraw its £7m funding.

In pictures: London Marathon 2014

Sun, 13 Apr 2014 17:03:18 GMT

The best images as thousands of runners take part in the London Marathon 2014.

VIDEO: World Cup moments: Brilliant Bulgaria

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 05:31:40 GMT

BBC Sport counts down 100 of the greatest World Cup moments, as the 2014 tournament in Brazil draws nearer.

VIDEO: Great snooker finals at the Crucible

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 07:09:06 GMT

BBC Sport takes a look at some great finals at the World Snooker Championships, as the 2014 tournament approaches.

VIDEO: Martinez on 'hurtful' Everton defeat

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 08:17:58 GMT

Roberto Martinez says Everton's 3-2 defeat by Crystal Palace is "a real disappointment" as they eye the Champions League.

VIDEO: Draw not enough - Pellegrini

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 07:12:14 GMT

Manuel Pellegrini says Manchester City's 2-2 draw at home to Sunderland is "not enough" in their bid to win the Premier League title.

VIDEO: Allardyce keen to end season on high

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 09:14:05 GMT

West Ham manager Sam Allardyce wants his side to end the season on a high and amass as many points as possible.

VIDEO: World Cup moments: Drama in Munich

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 06:06:43 GMT

BBC Sport counts down 100 of the greatest World Cup moments, as the 2014 tournament in Brazil draws nearer.

VIDEO: Tackling the world's coldest marathon

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:46:06 GMT

The world's hardest, and coldest, marathon has taken place at Russia's Barneo Ice Station in the geographic North Pole.

VIDEO: Carlin 'surprised' by fastest time

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:56:23 GMT

Jazmin Carlin says she is 'surprised' to have set the fastest 800m freestyle time in the world this year at the British Swimming Championships.

VIDEO: Focus Forum: Defoe for England?

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 07:30:56 GMT

Football Focus' Dan Walker is joined by former England striker Dean Ashton to discuss Roy Hodgson's attacking options for the World Cup.

VIDEO: Why Moyes should fear 'brave' Everton

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 05:58:17 GMT

BBC Sport's Pat Nevin looks at the reasons why former Everton manager David Moyes may be in for an uncomfortable return to Goodison Park on Sunday.

VIDEO: Fantastic Palace are safe - Pulis

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 08:34:05 GMT

Tony Pulis says Crystal Palace's 3-2 win at Everton was "absolutely fantastic" and believes they are safe from relegation.

VIDEO: A draw nobody expected - Poyet

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 07:59:51 GMT

Sunderland boss Gus Poyet says he is pleased after earning "a draw that nobody expected" at title-chasing Manchester City.

VIDEO: Wenger hopes for Everton slip-up

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:02:17 GMT

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is hoping Everton will slip up in their final five games so his side win the race to fourth place in the Premier League and secure qualification to the Champions League.

VIDEO: Best shots of the 2014 Masters

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 07:55:06 GMT

Watch the best shots of the 2014 Masters, featuring winner Bubba Watson, Jordan Spieth and Lee Westwood.

VIDEO: Jamie Peacock: 'Genuine leader of men'

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 11:07:30 GMT

Leeds Rhinos prop Jamie Peacock talks to the BBC's Super League Show about making his 500th career appearance.

VIDEO: Time is right to retire - Chuter

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:26:43 GMT

Veteran Leicester hooker George Chuter says now is the right time to retire following 13 years with the Tigers.

VIDEO: 'Hillsborough family blamed me at first'

Mon, 14 Apr 2014 05:31:41 GMT

Former Liverpool goalkeeper Bruce Grobbelaar recalls how the family of a Hillsborough victim initially blamed him for their son's death when he went to visit them in the aftermath of the disaster.

VIDEO: Farah finishes eighth in marathon

Sun, 13 Apr 2014 13:04:25 GMT

Britain's Mo Farah finishes eighth in the 2014 London Marathon after Kenyan world record holder Wilson Kipsang won his second London title.

VIDEO: Glory and agony - a Chinese GP guide

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:27:10 GMT

BBC Sport's Ben Edwards previews the 11th Chinese Grand Prix, running at the Shanghai International Circuit this Sunday.

VIDEO: Liverpool players read Hillsborough names

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:15:13 GMT

Players and staff from Liverpool Football Club read the names of the 96 victims of the Hillsborough tragedy.

VIDEO: Wellens reflects on Super League record

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 09:00:51 GMT

St Helens captain Paul Wellens reflects on his career after setting a new Super League appearance record.

VIDEO: Duggan hopes for more sponsors

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:04:07 GMT

Manchester City forward Toni Duggan hopes increased media coverage of the Women's Super League this season will attract more sponsorship.

VIDEO: Murray looking forward to live Q&A

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:02:44 GMT

Wimbledon champion Andy Murray is getting ready for his Get Inspired live Q&A for the BBC.

VIDEO: Hillsborough: You'll Never Walk Alone

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:26:26 GMT

A service marking the 25th anniversary of the Hillsborough disaster has ended with the crowd uniting to sing You'll Never Walk Alone.

VIDEO: 'Fastest man in rugby' dazzles for Glasgow

Mon, 14 Apr 2014 15:10:29 GMT

American Carlin Isles showed the speed that has seen him dubbed the "fastest man in world rugby" at the Melrose Sevens this weekend.

VIDEO: Three more golds for GB para-cyclists

Mon, 14 Apr 2014 12:43:34 GMT

Great Britain's para-cyclists win three more gold medals on the final day of the Track World Championships in Mexico.

VIDEO: Watson's five best shots of the Masters

Mon, 14 Apr 2014 10:57:58 GMT

BBC Sport looks back at five of Bubba Watson's best shots at the 2014 Masters as he clinched his second Green Jacket in three years.

The inside story of Lara's record 375

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:02:09 GMT

How West Indies batsman Brian Lara's world record innings against England in Antigua unfolded - from those who witnessed it first hand

'Losing the England captaincy was devastating'

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 06:43:00 GMT

In her latest column, Casey Stoney discusses England, Arsenal's hopes for the season and the WSL's debt to Liverpool

Man City await fate over spending

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 05:50:47 GMT

Will Manchester City fail Uefa's new Financial Fair Play rules and what punishment could they face?

Hamilton eyes hat-trick on Shanghai straights

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:26:06 GMT

BBC Sport previews the Chinese Grand Prix, where Lewis Hamilton is going for his third win at Shanghai

New coach must remodel arrogant England - Agnew

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:11:29 GMT

Arrogant and complacent in Australia, England must restore pride, says BBC cricket correspondent Jonathan Agnew

The Mercedes 'masterstroke' keeping Hamilton ahead

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 07:14:08 GMT

Andrew Benson looks at the Mercedes engine innovation that is key to keeping Lewis Hamilton on top in Formula 1 this season

Must-not-miss sport on the BBC

Sun, 13 Apr 2014 22:04:09 GMT

Your guide to the latest sporting events on the BBC, including snooker, Formula 1 and Premier League football

Hillsborough memorial in pictures

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:15:39 GMT

Thousand of people gather at Anfield to remember the 96 people who died in the Hillsborough disaster 25 years ago.

Tennis stars play Baltacha fundraiser

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:38:58 GMT

Andy Murray, Martina Navratilova and a number of other tennis stars will play in a fundraising event for Elena Baltacha.

Cram accepts British Athletics role

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:21:51 GMT

Former world champion Steve Cram joins British Athletics as an adviser and mentor ahead of the 2016 Olympics.

Khan signs with Mayweather adviser

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 07:58:03 GMT

Amir Khan improves his chances of landing a lucrative showdown with Floyd Mayweather by teaming up with Al Haymon.

Newell confirms England interview

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:46:03 GMT

Nottinghamshire's director of cricket Mick Newell says he has been interviewed for the vacant England head coach role.

Cycling sponsor 'huge' for women

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 09:46:55 GMT

Triple world champion Dani King says the sponsorship deal for next month's Women's Tour race is "huge" for women's sport.

Three GB golds on Worlds final day

Mon, 14 Apr 2014 08:34:33 GMT

Dame Sarah Storey wins one of three Great Britain para-cyclist golds on the final day of the Track World Championships.

Everton 2-3 Crystal Palace

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 21:24:25 GMT

Everton hand the initiative back to Arsenal in the race for fourth as they suffer a surprise 3-2 defeat to Crystal Palace.

Red Bull lose Ricciardo appeal

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:19:44 GMT

Red Bull's appeal against Daniel Ricciardo's disqualification from last month's Australian Grand Prix is rejected.

Watson 'hung on' for Masters win

Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:46:48 GMT

Bubba Watson says he has no recollection of playing the last few holes after winning the Masters by three shots at Augusta.

Jockey Club makes record profits

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 02:58:45 GMT

The Jockey Club, the organisation behind the UK's leading horseracing events, reports record profits for last year of £22m.

Marquez eases to Texas victory

Sun, 13 Apr 2014 20:42:59 GMT

World champion Marc Marquez claims victory from Honda team-mate Dani Pedrosa in the Grand Prix of the Americas in Texas.

Daley launches new diving academy

Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:01:18 GMT

Olympic bronze medallist Tom Daley hopes a new diving academy bearing his name will help unearth future stars.

Warrington's Russell signs new deal

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 09:03:46 GMT

Full-back Matty Russell signs a new contract that will keep him at Warrington until the end of the 2017 season.

England World Cup contenders - Carter

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:10:59 GMT

England will be major contenders for World Cup 2015 and a win in New Zealand this summer is possible, says Dan Carter.

Williams fails to qualify for Crucible

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 21:11:59 GMT

Two-time champion Mark Williams will miss the World Championship for the first time since 1996 after failing to qualify.

Scots reveal largest aquatics team

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:00:37 GMT

Team Scotland have named their largest aquatics team in Commonwealth Games history for Glasgow 2014.

Champion Djokovic dismisses Montanes

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:57:29 GMT

Novak Djokovic is in rampant form as he thrashes Albert Montanes in the second round as he defends his Monte Carlo title.

GB coach plays down slopestyle fears

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 09:46:50 GMT

GB Freeski head coach Pat Sharples plays down fears that ski and snowboard slopestyle could be banned from the Winter Olympics.

We won't sell key players - Krueger

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 20:07:07 GMT

Southampton's new chairman Ralph Krueger says that key players will not be sold to pay off club debts.

Hearts poised for 'new era' - Budge

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:37:28 GMT

Hearts' chairwoman designate Ann Budge praises the fans for their role in safeguarding the Edinburgh club's future.

Bale winner sees Real lift Copa del Rey

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:51:30 GMT

Gareth Bale scores a brilliant late goal as Real Madrid defeat Barcelona 2-1 in the Copa del Rey final in Valencia.

'Billy Boys' ban for Linfield fans

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:59:50 GMT

Linfield will face "severe punitive sanctions" if its fans sing the song known as 'the Billy Boys' at matches.


Borders Mountian Biker Wins British Downhill

Ruaridh Cunningham and Tracy Moseley are the new 2011 British Downhill Champions, crowned at Llangollen.

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