Tony Bellew realises world title dream with stunning third round victory over Ilunga Makabu to win WBC cruiserweight belt at his beloved Goodison

Tony Bellew won the vacant WBC cruiserweight world title at Goodison Park with a third round knockout victory over Ilunga Makabu The die-hard Everton fan was briefly knocked down in the opening round A barrage of punches in the third saw [...]

Gareth Bale is now Britain’s second best export (so far) after another Champions League triumph with Real Madrid… Sportsmail takes a look at the top 10

Gareth Bale’s second Champions League victory with Real Madrid makes him only the second Briton after Steve McManaman to win that competition — or the European Cup — more than once with a foreign club since 1956. Scotland’s [...]

Germany 1-3 Slovakia: World champions sink to defeat in rain-soaked Augsburg

Mario Gomez opened the scoring for Germany from the penalty spot  Marek Hamsik fired an equaliser from outside the box just before half-time Michal Duris added a second with a header from a Vladimir Weiss cross Juraj Kucka slotted a third [...]

Eddie Jones comes to George Ford’s defence after England No 10’s off day with the boot against Wales at Twickenham 

England scored five tries in 27-13 victory against Wales at Twickenham  Bath fly-half George Ford missed six of his seven shots at goal   Ford had been earmarked to start the first Test against Australia in June  By Nik Simon for the [...]

England 27-13 Wales: Eddie Jones’ side warm up for Australia tour with impressive five-try victory at Twickenham

This was Twickenham, but not as we know it. Perhaps the fans didn’t bring enough sunscreen and the heat, as well as the beer, went to their heads, but the upshot was a thumping England win tarnished by abuse of a home player. It was surreal [...]

France U20 0-0 England U21 LIVE: Follow the action as Young Lions aim for glory in Toulon Tournament final

England XI: Pickford, Iorfa, Targett, Chalobah, Chambers, Hause, Watmore, Ward-Prowse (c), Loftus-Cheek, Redmond, Baker France XI: Escales, Fulgini, Diakhaby, Diallo, Niakhate, Confais, Kemen (c), Konate, Peireira de Sa, Bamba, Guirassy England [...]

Lewis Hamilton clinches Monaco Grand Prix win in action-packed race as Brit takes advantage of botched Daniel Ricciardo pit stop to claim his first victory of the Formula One season

Lewis Hamilton is a winner again. Seven months after his last victory. And this was among the best of his life. His world championship has caught fire. It was the most pulsating Monaco Grand Prix of recent memory – a wet-dry race, a test [...]

England vs Sri Lanka second Test day three LIVE: Alastair Cook and Co hope to enforce follow-on and chase series win

Stuart Broad strikes in first over of day, Jimmy Anderson wraps up innings Sri Lanka trail by 397 after the first innings  Last wicket: Karunaratne c Root b Woakes 26, Sri Lanka 38-1  Moeen Ali guided England to 498-9 with 155 not out on [...]

Monaco GP LIVE F1 race results: Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg aim to chase down pole sitter Daniel Ricciardo in Monte Carlo

Daniel Ricciardo threw down gauntlet with stunning pole position lap Red Bull driver starts in front of Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton Round six of the Formula One world championship takes place at Monaco Monte Carlo circuit hit with wet [...]

Granit Xhaka delighted after completing ‘dream’ £35million Arsenal transfer

The 23-year-old midfielder sealed a move to the Emirates on Wednesday Granit Xhaka praised the high quality of the pitch at Arsenal’s stadium Xhaka became Arsenal’s first outfield summer signing since 2014 The Switzerland midfielder [...]