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

The Queen passes baton of sporting patronage to younger Royals

Sport News 24/7    By Ros Satar The All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club (AELTC), Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) and the Rugby Football Union (RFU) were among the sporting organisations who paid tribute to The Queen as she handed over patronage to the next generation of Royals Prince ... More

SPOTY 2016: Historic third win for Andy Murray – PHOTOS

Sport News 24/7  By Ros Satar BIRMINGHAM, UK - Andy Murray made history as he won a record third BBC Sports Personality of the Year Award, having scooped the title in 2013 and 2015. In an Olympic year with a bumper crop of nominees, inspiring performances were the order of the evening, and as the night wore ... More

SPOTY 2016: Who made the shortlist, part 4

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 almost ... More

SPOTY 2016: Who made the shortlist, part 2

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 almost ... More

Team Time Trial win puts Brit Kennaugh in Vuelta lead

By Thomas Dodd Peter Kennaugh leads Tour of Spain after Day one Brit part of Sky squad to win Team Time Trial with Chris Froome Final Grand Tour of year kicks off with three weeks of racing ahead and five Brits in the field Nairo Quintana, Alejandro Valverde and Alberto Contador among pre-race ... More

Couple Trott and Kenny power to Olympic Golds

By Thomas Dodd Laura Trott wins fourth Olympic Gold to become most successful GB female in Games history Jason Kenny claims sixth Olympic Gold by triumphing in dramatic Keirin Becky James and Katy Marchant take silver and bronze in Women's Sprint RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Laura Trott and Jason Kenny ... More

Gold sees Wiggins become most successful GB Olympian

By Thomas Dodd Bradley Wiggins wins eighth Olympic medal by winning 4km Team Pursuit GB set new world record in beating Australia in the final 'Wiggo' moves past Sir Steve Redgrave and Sir Chris Hoy on all time British list. RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL- Cyclist Sir Bradley Wiggins became the most decorated ... More

Time Trial Bronze for Froome as Cancellara wins Gold

By Thomas Dodd Briton Chris Froome takes Bronze in men's road time trial Swiss Fabian Cancellara wins gold ahead of Tom Dumoulin Kristin Armstrong takes third successive gold in women's event, Brit Emma Pooley 14th RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Chris Froome continued his successful summer by adding an ... More

Olympic Cycling: Gold for Van der Breggen in Women’s Road Race

By Thomas Dodd Holland's Anna van der Breggen wins Women's Road Race Britain's Lizzie Armitstead fifth after controversial inclusion in peloton Emma Johansson (Sweden) and Elisa Longo Borghini (Italy) complete podium Mid-race leader Annemiek van Vleuten suffers horrible crash on final descent RIO DE ... More