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One-Day Cup: Alex Davies hits first one-day century as Lancashire hammer Durham

Royal London One-Day Cup, Emirates Old Trafford Lancashire 314-7 (50 overs): Davies 147, Jennings 73, Clark 48*; Rimmington 3-64 Durham 122 (31.1 overs): Bailey 2-16, Parry 2-20, Mennie 2-24, Parkinson 2-29, Livingstone 2-30 Lancashire beat Durham by 192 runs Match ...

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Golfer hits first hole-in-one aged 93 during last ever round

If you were going to play your last round of golf at the age of 93, registering your first hole-in-one during it would be a fitting finale. That was the case for Ohio native Ben Bender at his local course, ...

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Italian Open: Johanna Konta beats Magdalena Rybarikova in first round

Britain’s Johanna Konta beat Magdalena Rybarikova in the first round of the Italian Open to register her second win in eight days over the Slovak. Konta, ranked 22nd in the world, beat the 16th seed 6-4 6-3 in one hour ...

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Lagergren wins Sicilian Open play-off for first European Tour title

Rocco Forte Sicilian Open, final leaderboard -16 J Lagergren (Swe), M Lorenzo-Vera (Fra); Lagergren won on first play-off hole -15 A Sullivan (Eng), L Herbert (Aus); -14 L Bjerregaard (Den); -13 J Guerrier (Fra); -11 S Brown (Eng), F Laporta ...

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Hamburg relegated for first time as fans delay end of match

Hamburg were relegated from the Bundesliga for the first time as fans delayed the end of the match against Borussia Monchengladbach by throwing flares on to the pitch. Despite winning their final game of the season 2-1, Hamburg were sent ...

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Chester Cup: Magic Circle wins on first outing for Dr Marwan Koukash

Magic Circle produced a late charge to win the Chester Cup on the six-year-old’s first outing since being bought by Dr Marwan Koukash. Ridden by Fran Berry, the Ian Williams-trained 8-1 shot gave Koukash a fourth win in the prestigious ...

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Derby beat Fulham in play-off semi-final first leg

Cameron Jerome scored his fifth goal in four games as Derby County gained the advantage in an intriguing Championship play-off semi-final against Fulham. Jerome powered home a delightful header from Craig Forsyth’s cross following a slick first-half move. Fulham bossed ...

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Jockey Victoria Smith to ride first race as a woman

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Transgender jockey Victoria Smith won 250 races when she was Vince Smith. Now she’s riding her first race as a woman. BBC Sport – Horse Racing

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Pick your England team for first Test against Pakistan

Without a win in Test cricket all winter, England begin their summer with countless questions over the make-up of their team. Is it time for the selectors to look beyond Alastair Cook? What about the other opener’s spot? Does James ...

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Edmund beats Djokovic and set to reach top 20 for first time

British number one Kyle Edmund beat 12-time Grand Slam champion Novak Djokovic in three sets to reach the third round of the Madrid Open. Edmund, 23, beat the 30-year-old Serb 6-3 2-6 6-3 in one hour, 40 minutes and is ...

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