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Gifted Master wins Stewards' Cup in photo finish at Goodwood

Gifted Master pipped Justanotherbottle in a photo finish to claim the Stewards’ Cup at Goodwood. The 20-1 shot, ridden by Jason Watson, trailed in the closing stages but edged ahead on the line, with 9-1 Growl finishing in third place. ...

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Murray 'may not play quarter-final' after 3am finish

Britain’s former world number one Andy Murray says he may not play his Washington Open quarter-final after sealing his third-round victory at 03:02 local time. Murray, 31, broke down in tears after beating Romanian Marius Copil 6-7 (5-7) 6-3 7-6 ...

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Demare wins sprint finish as Thomas keeps yellow

Britain’s Geraint Thomas retained his overall lead in the Tour de France as Arnaud Demare won a sprint finish in Pau to take the 18th stage. Team Sky’s Thomas finished safely in the peloton to maintain his lead of one ...

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La Course 2018: Annemiek van Vleuten beats Anna van der Breggen in dramatic finish

Annemiek van Vleuten overhauled fellow Dutch rider Anna van der Breggen in the last 25 metres to defend her La Course title in a stunning finale. Van Vleuten looked beaten when Olympic champion Van der Breggen pulled away on the ...

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Belgium finish third by beating England in play-off

Media playback is not supported on this device England’s World Cup campaign in Russia ended with a 2-0 defeat by Belgium in St Petersburg that meant the Three Lions finished in fourth place. Gareth Southgate’s team were unable to bounce ...

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Gaviria takes second Tour stage win in thrilling sprint finish

Colombia’s Fernando Gaviria held off Peter Sagan and Andre Greipel in a thrilling sprint finish to win stage four of the Tour de France in Sarzeau. The Quick-Step Floors rider, who also won the Tour’s first stage, had to kick ...

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England v India: Alex Hales helps England beat India in thrilling finish

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Alex Hales holds his nerve to help England beat India in a thrilling finish at Cardiff in the second Twenty20 international. BBC Sport – Cricket

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Lewis Hamilton relieved to finish Canadian Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton said he was relieved to just finish the Canadian Grand Prix rather than concerned about losing the championship lead. Victory by Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel, with Hamilton fifth, put the German back ahead of the Briton by one point. ...

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Tour of Britain 2018 to start in Carmarthenshire and finish in Newport

The opening stage of the 2018 Tour of Britain will begin in south Wales. Britain’s biggest professional cycle race will see 120 cyclists start in Carmarthenshire and finish in Newport on Sunday, 2 September. Newport last hosted the Tour in ...

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Giro d'Italia: Simon Yates keeps lead as Elia Viviani wins sprint finish

Britain’s Simon Yates retained his lead at the Giro d’Italia after a wet sprint finish on stage 17 in Iseo. Italy’s Elia Viviani took his fourth stage victory of the 2018 tour from Ireland’s Sam Bennett in a chaotic final ...

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