Wenger praises 'electric' Welbeck

01 Oct 2014 - Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says Danny Welbeck is "electric" after his hat-trick in the 4-1 win against Galatasaray.

Typhoon 'threatens Japanese GP'

02 Oct 2014 - The Japanese GP could be called off if Typhoon Phanfone hits Japan on Sunday, says Force India driver Sergio Perez.

Nadal through to last eight in China

02 Oct 2014 - Rafael Nadal defeats German qualifier Peter Gojowczyk 6-3 6-4 to reach the quarter-finals of the China Open in Beijing.

Shaw named in England U21 squad

02 Oct 2014 - Manchester United's Luke Shaw is named in the England Under-21 squad to face Croatia in the Euro 2015 play-off.

Gerrard questions team-mates' desire

01 Oct 2014 - Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard says Basel "wanted it more" in their 1-0 Champions League Group B win.

Ludogorets Razgrad 1-2 Real Madrid

01 Oct 2014 - Cristiano Ronaldo misses one penalty before scoring from the spot as Real Madrid fight back to beat Ludogorets Razgrad.

Thursday's gossip column

02 Oct 2014 - Arsenal favourites to sign Cavani, Sturridge to sign new Liverpool contract, Maradona to become Palestine coach, plus more.

Caterham to race on despite bailiffs

01 Oct 2014 - Formula 1 team Caterham pledge to compete in this weekend's Japanese Grand Prix despite bailiffs visiting their base.

England's Johnson faces neck surgery

02 Oct 2014 - Exeter Chiefs flanker Tom Johnson is set to undergo neck surgery, forcing him to miss England's autumn internationals.

Players sue in World Cup pitches row

01 Oct 2014 - Leading players file a lawsuit claiming sexual discrimination over synthetic pitches at the 2015 Women's World Cup.

Sturridge 'not in England squad'

01 Oct 2014 - Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers does not expect striker Daniel Sturridge to be named in Thursday's England squad.

Stevens to drive for Marussia

02 Oct 2014 - Britain's Will Stevens will contest the first practice session for Marussia at the Japanese GP, replacing Max Chilton.

Scots bounce back to beat Tasmania

02 Oct 2014 - Scotland see off Tasmania by 10 runs in Hobart, in the second match of their World Cup warm-up tour.

Ireland hammered again by Queensland

02 Oct 2014 - Ireland's struggles on their tour of Australia and New Zealand continue as they are thrashed again by Queensland.

Ludlow set for Wales manager's job

02 Oct 2014 - Former Wales captain Jayne Ludlow is expected to be named Jarmo Matikainen's successor as women's national team manager.

McIlroy named PGA Player of Year

01 Oct 2014 - World number one Rory McIlroy is voted PGA Tour Player of the Year for a second time after winning two majors in 2014.

Oslo set to quit 2022 Olympic race

01 Oct 2014 - The IOC has criticised Oslo's decision to withdraw from the race to host the 2022 Winter Olympics as a "missed opportunity".

Lyth & Lees complete awards double

01 Oct 2014 - Yorkshire batsmen Adam Lyth and Alex Lees are named the PCA's player and young player of the year respectively.

Defeat could mean the end - Cleverly

02 Oct 2014 - Nathan Cleverly admits he could end his career if he loses his rematch against Tony Bellew in Liverpool next month.

Symons 'good for Fulham' - Coleman

02 Oct 2014 - Kit Symons will not be able to keep his job in Wales' coaching set-up if he is named Fulham manager, says Chris Coleman.

St Helens v Catalan Dragons (Thu)

01 Oct 2014 - Team news as St Helens host Catalan Dragons in Thursday's Super League play-off semi-final at Langtree Park (20:00 BST).

Clarke 'odds on' for captaincy

01 Oct 2014 - Darren Clarke is favourite for Europe's next Ryder Cup captaincy, but is there too much emphasis on GB & Ireland, asks Tom English.

Man City lack Champions League belief

01 Oct 2014 - Players and fans are still struggling to convince themselves they belong in Europe's elite, says chief football writer Phil McNulty.

From Pele to Bolt - your treasures

01 Oct 2014 - Take a look at our 'virtual museum' of sporting memorabilia sent in by BBC Sport readers to commemorate National Heritage Day.

Eddie Jordan answers your questions

30 Sep 2014 - Hamilton or Rosberg? Where will Alonso go? How good is Ricciardo? Eddie Jordan answers these questions and more.

Hero's return for Kenyan Kimetto

01 Oct 2014 - Dennis Kimetto receives a hero's welcome on returning to Kenya after his world record-breaking run at the Berlin Marathon.

Relying on the 'bank of Mum and Dad'

01 Oct 2014 - Training six hours a day and travelling the world playing for prizes that don't cover your costs - the other side of professional tennis.

New sports venue for Don Valley site

01 Oct 2014 - A multi-million pound stadium will be built on the site of the former Don Valley Stadium, which was demolished last year.

Paceman Mills set to leave Essex

01 Oct 2014 - England Lions paceman Tymal Mills is to leave Essex, while spinner Tim Phillips retires after 16 seasons at Chelmsford.

Fenn & Roche join Team Sky for 2015

30 Sep 2014 - Britain's Andrew Fenn and Ireland's Nicolas Roche are among five new riders to join Team Sky for the 2015 season.

IPC to discuss Tokyo 2020 programme

30 Sep 2014 - The International Paralympic Committee will discuss the sports for the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics at a meeting next month.

Arsenal 4-1 Galatasaray

01 Oct 2014 - Danny Welbeck scores his first senior hat-trick as 10-man Arsenal beat Galatasaray 4-1 in the Champions League.

Formula 1 gossip column

02 Oct 2014 - A selection of gossip and stories from around F1

Azinger open to Ryder Cup return

30 Sep 2014 - Former Ryder Cup captain Paul Azinger will not rule out returning to lead the United States in the 2016 Ryder Cup.

Hughes overtakes Moore in title race

01 Oct 2014 - Richard Hughes passes Ryan Moore in the jockeys' title race after completing a double at Salisbury.

Leuluai signs Vikings extension

02 Oct 2014 - Widnes Vikings back-rower Macgraff Leuluai agrees another 12-month extension to his contract.

Lancaster signs England deal to 2020

01 Oct 2014 - Stuart Lancaster's contract as England head coach is extended until 2020 by the Rugby Football Union.

Carter pulls out of Bulgaria return

25 Sep 2014 - Two-time World Championship finalist Ali Carter postpones his planned return after undergoing chemotherapy.

Phelps 'arrested for drink driving'

30 Sep 2014 - US Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps has apologised after being arrested for speeding while driving under the influence of alcohol in Baltimore, Maryland.

Djokovic extends Beijing winning run

01 Oct 2014 - Four-time champion Novak Djokovic beats Canada's Vasek Pospisil to claim his 21st consecutive win at the China Open.

Pregnant Rudman to miss new season

27 Sep 2014 - Britain's Shelley Rudman will not defend her world title next year as she is expecting her second child with Kristan Bromley.

VIDEO: Wenger 'didn't realise' Welbeck was so fast

01 Oct 2014 - Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger praises forward Danny Welbeck after he nets a hat-trick in a 4-1 defeat of Galatasaray.

VIDEO: Chelsea in control of destiny - Mourinho

01 Oct 2014 - Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho says his team are now in control of their own "destiny", after a 1-0 away win against Sporting Lisbon.

VIDEO: 'We will fight until the end to qualify'

01 Oct 2014 - Manuel Pellegrini says Manchester City will "fight to the end" to qualify from the group stages of the Champions League.

VIDEO: Gibbs gives Wenger anniversary message

30 Sep 2014 - Kieran Gibbs heaps praise on manager Arsene Wenger, on his eighteenth anniversary at the London club.

VIDEO: 'Action needed over lack of black bosses'

29 Sep 2014 - Dan Walker is joined by Paul Ince and Dion Dublin to discuss the lack of black managers and coaches in English football.

VIDEO: I thought I was going to die - Moore

29 Sep 2014 - Former boxer Jamie Moore tells BBC Sport about the night he was shot and how he thought he was going to die.

The Olympics that no-one wants?

02 Oct 2014 - Meetings with the king and VIP cocktail parties. Why did Norway pull out of the running to host the 2022 Winter Olympics?

Secrets of Europe's Ryder Cup win

01 Oct 2014 - Graeme McDowell outlines in detail how Europe captain Paul McGinley masterminded the Ryder Cup triumph at Gleneagles.