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My favourite game: wonderful Wolves put nine past Cardiff in 1955 | Chris Corrigan

Stan Cullis’s legendary side were devastatingly good at Ninian Park – and even as a Cardiff fan I enjoyed the show“City beaten in 10-goal thriller” screamed the front page of the Football Echo Pink ’Un in September 1955. When the paper was sold in Card…

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Could Disney World really solve the NBA’s coronavirus conundrum?

The NBA season has been suspended since March, but the league has been making a push to resume action, potentially in one unlikely locationWhile nobody knows anything for certain, all signs are pointing to the NBA at least attempting to resume its seas…

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Football quiz: when Liverpool won the Champions League final in 2005

Who replaced Harry Kewell? Who hacked? Who hit the showers?Take our quiz on the 2012 Champions League final What was the half-time score?Milan 2-0 Liverpool Milan 3-0 Liverpool Milan 3-1 Liverpool Milan 3-2 Liverpool Who was the official Man of the Mat…

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The Premier League must finally share wealth to save English football | David Conn

The argument for financial reform is at last beyond credible dispute as historic clubs face ruin owing to the Covid-19 crisisEven before football was plunged into crisis by the Covid-19 pandemic, influential people in the game were discussing the need …

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Liverpool beat AC Milan: Memories of the ‘Miracle of Istanbul’ by those who were there

It is exactly 15 years since the greatest comeback in Champions League – or European Cup – final history.On 25 May, 2005 at the Ataturk Stadium in Turkey, Liverpool were 3-…

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Euros Game of the Century: Last 16 – vote for the greatest match since 2000

What is the greatest European Championship match of the century?It’s not a question that can be answered easily. In fact, there’s only one way the answer can be decided – a…

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Euros Game of the Century: Last 16 – vote for the greatest match since 2000

What is the greatest European Championship match of the century?It’s not a question that can be answered easily. In fact, there’s only one way the answer can be decided – a…

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Euros Game of the Century: Last 16 – vote for the greatest match since 2000

What is the greatest European Championship match of the century?It’s not a question that can be answered easily. In fact, there’s only one way the answer can be decided – a…

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Euros Game of the Century: Last 16 – vote for the greatest match since 2000

What is the greatest European Championship match of the century?It’s not a question that can be answered easily. In fact, there’s only one way the answer can be decided – a…

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Talking Horses: all systems go for a strange and unsettling return

You don’t share tack any more, you don’t share brushes, you don’t share anything, according to Michael Caulfield, a former Professional Jockeys Association chief executiveTwo-and-a-half months after the last race in Great Britain before lockdown, racin…

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George Kruis to leave Saracens for Japan’s Panasonic Wild Knights

Second row signs for a year with option of another Kruis still keen to represent Lions and England againGeorge Kruis will end his 11-year association with Saracens in November and move to Japan after signing for Panasonic Wild Knights, but the Lions se…

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Getting girls active is key to future of women’s sport, say coaches | Sean Ingle

Athletes and administrators warn that gains at the top will be lost if attention is not paid to the grassrootsGetting more girls and young women active must be a central part of the jigsaw if women’s sport is to continue to grow and thrive, according t…

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Richmond and Collingwood clash to resume stalled AFL season

Geelong and Hawthorn also meet in first week backThe Showdown scheduled in prime Saturday slotThe AFL has delivered clarity on the 2020 season restart after confirming multiple blockbusters in the first week back.Victorian heavyweights Richmond and Col…

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Coronavirus strands English-born musher in Alaska after Iditarod win

Waerner and dogs remain stuck in Alaska since March victoryIditarod champion was born in England but raised in NorwayThomas Waerner won this year’s Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race in March, but he is still waiting to return to his home in Norway.Waerner a…

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Tom Brady miracle shot can’t prevent defeat to Tiger Woods in $10m charity golf match

Match was played to raise money for Covid-19 reliefPhil Mickelson and Peyton Manning also took part in matchWoods and Manning v Mickelson and Brady – as it happenedTom Brady, an athlete acquainted with magnificent comebacks, pulled off a highlight-reel…

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NRL targets 1 July for crowds to return to stadiums

‘Last puzzle’ to solve, says ARLC boss Peter V’landysSeason resumes behind closed doors on Thursday this weekRugby league boss Peter V’landys has set another ambitious target for the game ahead of the NRL’s resumption, saying he wants crowds in stadium…

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Elite athletes must be able to miss contact training, says report

Government’s latest guidelines pave way to ‘opt out’Seven-page document contains eight points of guidanceElite athletes must be given the ability to opt out of a return to contact training, according to new advice from the government that paves the way…

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The Match: Tiger Woods & Peyton Manning v Phil Mickelson & Tom Brady – live!

Golf and NFL stars compete in $10m round for charityEmail Bryan with your thoughts or tweet him @BryanAGraham 8.08pm BST Today’s match has been delayed until at least 3.45pm ET/8.45pm BST due to the inclement weather. It’s absolutely pouring out there….

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Transfer rumours: Coutinho, Aubameyang, Higuain, Werner, Jimenez, King

Arsenal are to begin talks with Barcelona midfielder Philippe Coutinho’s agent. The Brazilian 27-year-old has spent the season on loan at Bayern Munich but the…

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Joe Hart: ‘All I want is to be a big part of a club … hope burns through me’

Former England goalkeeper has started three games this season but he is still only 33 and feels he will have to move abroad to get back into the big timeMore than 500 days have passed since Joe Hart last played in a Premier League game and so, on Zoom,…