Meet the contenders for the BBC TV Sports Personality of the Year 2017

Britwatch Sports runs through the nominations for this year's Sports Personality of the year, looking at what they have achieved this year to earn the title, and what might hold them back in Liverpool a week on Sunday. More

Boxing Preview: Kell Brook welcomes Errol Spence to Bramall Lane

Sheffield, UK – Kell Brook puts his IBF belt on the line against mandatory challenger Errol Spence, on Saturday night. More

Olympic Heroes lead New Year’s Honours, Knighthoods for Murray & Farah

By Ros Satar Knighthoods for Andy Murray, Mo Farah and Lee Pearson Damehoods for Jessica Ennis-Hill, Katherine Grainger Full list of sporting honours LONDON, UK – Team GB’s Olympic and Paralympic heroes lead the way in this year’s New Year’s Honours lists   CLICK TO BUY SPORTS TICKET... More

SPOTY 2016: Who made the shortlist, part 1

Sport News 24/7    By Thomas Dodd Shortlist announced for 2016 BBC Sports Personality of the Year 16 contenders drawn up after decision by panel of Sports Journalism/Media experts Andy Murray won 2015 crown after guiding Great Britain to Davis Cup glory LONDON, ENGLAND - It is ... More

Boxing: Smith enters the Lion’s Den

By Jordan Trott Liam Smith will fight outside of the UK for the first time in his career It’s the Liverpudlian’s third title defence Canelo Alvarez is fighting for the first time as a light-middleweight since his 2012 loss to Floyd Mayweather TEXAS, USA - Britain’s Liam Smith travels to ... More

Courageous Brook Falls Short of Greatness

Sport News 24/7    By Mark Whalley Gennady “GGG” Golovkin beats “Special” Kell Brook by TKO Brook’s corner throws in the towel in round five following a suspected broken eye socket Pulsating fight ends as predicted but Brook emerges with enormous credit LONDON, UK – It was ... More

Frampton Scores Defining Victory

By Mark Whalley Frampton beats Leo Santa Cruz by majority decision in a hugely enjoyable contest "The Jackal" wins over the judges on quality and precision Becomes the first two-weight world champion from Northern Ireland BROOKLYN, NEW YORK – Carl “The Jackal” Frampton entered the ring at the ... More

ATP Toronto: Rogers Cup Latest

By Britwatch Team Top Seeds: Novak Djokovic, Stan Wawrinka, Kei Nishikori, Milos Raonic 2015 Champion: Andy Murray British Interest: Kyle Edmund CLICK our featured players for stats from TennisAbstract TORONTO, CANADA – All eyes will be on Novak Djokovic as he starts his warm up for Rio and the ... More

Khan and Crolla: Dissecting Two Boxing Journeys

By Mark Whalley Amir Khan KO'd in brutal fashion by Canelo Alvarez Anthony Crolla stops Ismael Barroso in the seventh with wicked body shot Both fighters now enter fascinating new phases of their careers Las Vegas, USA - For anyone who wants an insight into why boxing can be so compelling, the drama of ... More

Where Next For Anthony Joshua?

By Mark Whalley Anthony Joshua obliterates IBF champ Martin with second-round KO Londoner becomes Britain’s second current heavyweight king His team must now decide whether to stick or twist in who to match him up against London, UK - The major theme of Saturday night’s contest between Anthony Joshua and ... More