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Wightman wins Diamond League 1500m but Schippers disqualified in Oslo

Briton Jake Wightman knocked over a second off his personal best as he beat a high-quality field to win the 1500m at the Oslo Diamond League meeting. The 22-year-old Scot finished in three minutes 34.17 seconds – his previous best ...

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Chelsea host Burnley on opening day of Premier League season

Chelsea will begin their title defence at home to Burnley when the 2017-18 Premier League season kicks off on the weekend of 12-13 August. Newly promoted Newcastle host Tottenham, while Brighton welcome Manchester City and Huddersfield visit Crystal Palace. Spurs’ ...

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Diamond League: CJ Ujah sprints to 100m victory in Rome

Britain’s CJ Ujah won the 100m with a season’s best time of 10.02 seconds at the Rome Diamond League on Thursday. The 23-year-old edged out France’s Jimmy Vicaut and American Ronnie Baker, who were both clocked at 10.05 seconds. “My ...

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Brilliant Real defeat Juve to retain Champions League

Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice as Real Madrid retained the Champions League in scintillating style by overwhelming Juventus in Cardiff. Real’s record 12th triumph in this competition – and third in four seasons – was predictably orchestrated by Ronaldo, who has ...

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Chelsea paid £150.8m by Premier League – how much did your club receive?

Chelsea were paid £150.8m by the Premier League after winning the 2016-17 title – 50% more than the top earners in 2015-16. The 2016-17 season was the first of the latest TV deal and saw a total of almost £2.4bn ...

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Farah wins Diamond League 5,000m with fastest time of the year

Four time Olympic gold medallist Mo Farah ran the fastest time of the year to win the 5,000m in the Diamond League meeting in Eugene, Oregon. The 34-year-old Briton led at the bell and kicked clear to win in 12 ...

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Chespol recovers from lost shoe to win at Diamond League

Celliphine Chespol recovered after temporarily losing a shoe to clock the second fastest time in history to win the 3,000m steeplechase at the Prefontaine Classic Diamond League. The Kenyan, 18, clocked eight minutes 58.57 seconds despite readjusting her right shoe ...

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Man Utd beat Ajax to win Europa League on emotional night

Manchester United claimed their second major trophy of the season and secured Champions League football as they overcame Ajax to win the Europa League final in Stockholm. On an emotional night following the attack which killed 22 people at Ariana ...

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'We're numb' – Man Utd in sombre mood before Europa League final

Manchester United fans and officials say Wednesday’s Europa League final against Ajax is secondary to the “pain and suffering” in the city since Monday’s Manchester Arena attack. The UK terror threat level has been raised to its highest level following ...

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Europa League final analysis: 'Man Utd must be on the front foot'

Phil Neville is co-commentating on the Europa League final for BBC Radio 5 live on Wednesday, 24 May. Build-up to Ajax v Manchester United starts at 18:30 BST, with kick-off at 19:45. My fear for Manchester United in the Europa ...

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