Williams sets up Sharapova semi-final

07 Jul 2015 - Serena Williams recovers from a set down to beat Victoria Azarenka and set up a Wimbledon semi-final against Maria Sharapova.

Ashes 2015 set to begin in Cardiff

07 Jul 2015 - England captain Alastair Cook challenges his players to reignite the fervour of 2005 when the Ashes start in Cardiff on Wednesday.

Froome loses Tour lead to Martin

07 Jul 2015 - Britain's Chris Froome loses the lead in the Tour de France to Tony Martin after the German wins stage four.

Djokovic through to quarter-finals

07 Jul 2015 - Defending champion Novak Djokovic is into the quarter-finals at Wimbledon after coming back from two sets down to beat Kevin Anderson.

Conte could face 'match-fixing' trial

07 Jul 2015 - Italy coach Antonio Conte could face a criminal trial for his alleged involvement in match fixing in 2011.

Mayweather stripped of WBO title

07 Jul 2015 - Five-weight world champion Floyd Mayweather is stripped of the WBO welterweight belt he won from Manny Pacquiao.

Johnson as fast as ever - Clarke

07 Jul 2015 - Australia captain Michael Clarke says pace bowler Mitchell Johnson is ready to have a "huge impact" on the Ashes.

Radwanska & Muguruza into last four

07 Jul 2015 - Agnieszka Radwanska beats Madison Keys to reach the Wimbledon semi-finals, where she will face Garbine Muguruza.

Batsman struck by cricket ball dies

07 Jul 2015 - A cricketer dies after being struck on the chest by a ball while batting during a local league match in Surrey.

Record chase as Pakistan win series

07 Jul 2015 - Pakistan complete their highest ever run chase in Test cricket to secure a 2-1 series win over Sri Lanka.

Women's World Cup breaks TV records

07 Jul 2015 - A record 25.4 million TV viewers in the US watched the Women's World Cup final, the country's biggest ever audience for a football game.

Yorkshire set Bears daunting target

07 Jul 2015 - Will Rhodes and Aaron Finch hit half-centuries as champions Yorkshire set Warwickshire 434 to win at Edgbaston.

Fraser a 'blatant racist' - Kyrgios

07 Jul 2015 - Nick Kyrgios calls Australian Olympic swimming great Dawn Fraser a "blatant racist" after comments on his Wimbledon exit.

Micronesia concede 114 in three games

07 Jul 2015 - Micronesia let in 114 goals in three matches at the Pacific Games Under-23 event - the latest a 46-0 loss to Vanuatu.

Wozniacki sparks Wimbledon sexism row

07 Jul 2015 - Caroline Wozniacki accuses Wimbledon of sexism after saying that women get fewer chances to feature on show courts.

Jamie Murray in doubles semi-finals

07 Jul 2015 - Jamie Murray ensures at least one Murray will be in the Wimbledon semi-finals by reaching the last four of the men's doubles.

Balotelli misses start of pre-season

07 Jul 2015 - Liverpool give striker Mario Balotelli permission to miss the start of pre-season after a family bereavement.

Ex-B&Q boss to replace WRU's Lewis

07 Jul 2015 - The WRU names ex-B&Q boss Martyn Phillips, a "diehard Welsh rugby fan", to succeed Roger Lewis as chief executive.

Southampton sign defender Martina

07 Jul 2015 - Southampton sign Curacao international defender Cuco Martina from Dutch club FC Twente on a two-year contract.

McDermott takes on USA coach role

07 Jul 2015 - Leeds Rhinos coach Brian McDermott is appointed head coach of the USA alongside his current role.

Cardiff confirm Ameobi loan signing

07 Jul 2015 - Cardiff confirm the signing of Newcastle forward Sammy Ameobi on loan for 2015-16 season.

Spieth wants injured McIlroy at Open

07 Jul 2015 - Double major winner Jordan Spieth says Rory McIlroy's absence from next week's Open will "dampen" the occasion.

Golden Horn is 'best horse in world'

07 Jul 2015 - Golden Horn is set to be rated as the best horse in the world after completing a unique treble with victory in the Eclipse Stakes.

The enduring appeal of Roger Federer

07 Jul 2015 - BBC Sport takes a look at the phenomenon of the Roger Federer 'superfans' and explores what drives their devotion.

'I won't bank on Pospisil being tired'

07 Jul 2015 - In his latest BBC Sport column, Andy Murray reveals how he hopes to capitalise on Vasek Pospisil's fatigue in Wednesday's quarter-finals.

How England can win the Ashes

07 Jul 2015 - England must use home conditions to win back the Ashes from Australia, says cricket correspondent Jonathan Agnew.

McIlroy injury is a massive blow

07 Jul 2015 - Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth were set to fight for Open glory, and the former's injury is a big blow for golf, writes Iain Carter.

'Man Utd should join World Cup party'

06 Jul 2015 - England forward Eniola Aluko on why Man Utd need a women's team and how the Lionesses celebrated their play-off win.

Hamilton brings the Hollywood touch

06 Jul 2015 - Lewis Hamilton brought a dash of Hollywood flair to his British GP victory, says BBC commentator David Coulthard.

'Open could cope without McIlroy'

06 Jul 2015 - Rory McIlroy's possible absence from the Open is disappointing but a host of other players can fill the void, says Tom Fordyce.

Ashes quiz: Meet the Aussies

01 Jul 2015 - Which Australia player is obsessed with bananas? Who is scared of ghosts? Get to know England's opponents in our Ashes quiz.

Tour de France: Stage-by-stage guide

07 Jul 2015 - Team Sky's Geraint Thomas analyses the route and predicts the winners of every stage of the Tour de France.

Asher-Smith wins British 100m title

05 Jul 2015 - Dina Asher-Smith runs a superb 100m to win the British title as a host of athletes qualify for the World Championships.

Hants reel from Mitchell double ton

07 Jul 2015 - Worcestershire skipper Daryl Mitchell hits the second double century of his career as they lead Hampshire by 392.

Thomas hails 'great day' in Tour

06 Jul 2015 - Welsh rider Geraint Thomas hails Team Sky's "super day" as Chris Froome avoids crashes to take the lead in the Tour de France.

Storey named in GB team for Worlds

05 Jul 2015 - Dame Sarah Storey will return to the Great Britain Para-cycling team for this month's Road World Championships in Switzerland.

Barca sign Atletico's Turan for £24m

06 Jul 2015 - Barcelona announce the signing of Turkey international midfielder Arda Turan from Atletico Madrid for an initial £24m.

Formula 1 gossip

07 Jul 2015 - Button to stay with McLaren for 2016, Hamilton warns his rivals, Perez upbeat about future, plus more.

Sullivan spotted Spieth potential

07 Jul 2015 - England's Andy Sullivan first saw Jordan Spieth's potential when they met as amateurs in the 2011 Walker Cup.

Dettori form no surprise - Gosden

07 Jul 2015 - Frankie Dettori's return to winning big races has come as no surprise, according to trainer John Gosden.

Sims & Hardaker banned for one game

07 Jul 2015 - Warrington's Ashton Sims and Leeds' Zak Hardaker submit early guilty pleas to RFL charges and are banned for one game.

Concussion left England's Brown 'low'

06 Jul 2015 - England and Harlequins full-back Mike Brown says he had low moments while he recovered from the effects of concussion.

Higgins triumphs in Australian Open

05 Jul 2015 - John Higgins beat Martin Gould 9-8 in the final of the Australian Open to take his 27th ranking title.

Wilkie backs Murdoch for Rio success

03 Jul 2015 - Former Olympic champion David Wilkie thinks Ross Murdoch can win a medal at Rio 2016 but worries for Michael Jamieson.

Order of play

30 May 2013 - Find out who is playing at the leading men's and women's tournaments.

Vanessa-Mae 'pleased to have won'

21 Jun 2015 - Vanessa-Mae says she is happy to have "had the guts to stand up" to the FIS after her four-year skiing ban was overturned.

VIDEO: How Cook & Smith hold key to Ashes

07 Jul 2015 - Cricket analyst Simon Hughes examines why England's Alastair Cook and Australia's Steve Smith will be the key batsmen in the Ashes.

VIDEO: Women's World Cup 2015: In numbers

06 Jul 2015 - BBC Sport look at some of the key statistics from the 2015 Women's World in Canada.

VIDEO: Bottas drives 'Silverstone on ice'

03 Jul 2015 - Williams driver Valtteri Bottas takes BBC F1 pit lane reporter Lee McKenzie for a spin round a track carved out of the ice in Lapland.

VIDEO: 'Team Sky couldn't ask for more'

05 Jul 2015 - Geraint Thomas says Team Sky "couldn't have asked for more" from stage two of the Tour de France where Chris Froome gained time on most of his rivals.

VIDEO: 'Home crowd could be decisive in Ashes'

03 Jul 2015 - England cricket director Andrew Strauss says Australia go into the Ashes series as favourites but thinks the home crowds could help England in their battle to regain the Urn.

VIDEO: Australia just normal blokes - Stokes

02 Jul 2015 - England all-rounder Ben Stokes is not going to go "overboard" with aggressive tactics, but will be making every game of the Ashes a "battle".

Pillinger 'saw goblins' in RAAM race

07 Jul 2015 - Ultra-cyclist Shusanah Pillinger says she saw "ugly looking goblins" while taking part in the Race Across America last month.

Joey Dunlop: The reluctant superstar

06 Jul 2015 - Northern Ireland road racing legend Joey Dunlop died 15 years ago but remains an iconic figure in world motorsport