Homophobia in sport: Most fans 'would welcome gay players' - BBC survey

25 Oct 2016 - A BBC Radio 5 live survey finds that 82% of sports fans in England, Wales and Scotland would welcome an openly gay player at their club.

World Series: Cleveland Indians beat Chicago Cubs 6-0 in Game One

26 Oct 2016 - The Cleveland Indians sweep to a commanding 6-0 win in the first game of the best-of-seven World Series against Chicago Cubs.

Sturridge stars as Liverpool knock out Spurs

25 Oct 2016 - Daniel Sturridge scores twice as Liverpool overcome Tottenham 2-1 at Anfield to reach the EFL Cup quarter-finals.

Josh Brown: New York Giants kicker is released over new domestic violence evidence

25 Oct 2016 - The New York Giants release kicker Josh Brown after new information relating to his arrest for domestic violence is made public.

'Good to get back on a bike' - Wiggins begins final event in Britain

25 Oct 2016 - Sir Bradley Wiggins starts his final British event before retiring, and his first race since his use of a banned steroid was revealed.

Wayne Rooney: England manager Gareth Southgate backs 'influential' captain

25 Oct 2016 - England caretaker boss Gareth Southgate backs his "hugely influential" captain Wayne Rooney, despite a poor run of form.

Carlos Alberto: Brazil legend dies aged 72 after heart attack

25 Oct 2016 - Brazil legend Carlos Alberto, the captain of the 1970 World Cup-winning side and scorer of one of the greatest goals in history, dies aged 72.

Kuznetsova hacks own plait off during WTA Finals win

25 Oct 2016 - Svetlana Kuznetsova hacks off part of her own hair en route to a three-sets win over Agnieszka Radwanska at the WTA Finals.

Grassroots football: One of 30 new 'Parklife' centres opens in £200m scheme

25 Oct 2016 - One of 30 new grassroots football centres, funded by a £200m scheme led by the FA, is set to open in Sheffield on Wednesday.

Oxlade-Chamberlain double sends Arsenal through

25 Oct 2016 - Arsenal maintain their unbeaten run as Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's brace sees off Championship side Reading.

Frampton's rematch with Santa Cruz confirmed for Las Vegas in January

25 Oct 2016 - Carl Frampton's WBA world featherweight title rematch against Leo Santa Cruz will take place in Las Vegas on 28 January.

Leverkusen suffer shock Cup defeat to third tier side

25 Oct 2016 - Bundesliga side Bayer Leverkusen suffer a shock German Cup second-round defeat on penalties to 10-man SF Lotte of the third tier.

Probably the hardest team selection in the world?

25 Oct 2016 - Fantasy Football? This is harder. Pick your Ballon d'Or starting XI from the 2016 shortlist for the world's best player.

India v England: Visitors named unchanged squad for series

25 Oct 2016 - England name an unchanged squad for next month's tour of India, where they will play five Tests in six weeks.

'Ashton could have reignited England career at Saracens'

25 Oct 2016 - Saracens director of rugby Mark McCall is "disappointed" by winger Chris Ashton's decision to leave for French side Toulon.

Guardiola still waiting for apology from Toure's agent

25 Oct 2016 - Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola wants to recall midfielder Yaya Toure into his side but is still waiting for an apology from the player's agent.

Carney & Houghton score as in-form England beat Spain

25 Oct 2016 - England claim their sixth win in nine games with a friendly victory over Spain as they continue their preparations for Euro 2017.

City's De Bruyne out of Manchester derby

25 Oct 2016 - Preview followed by live coverage of Wednesday's EFL Cup game between Manchester United and Manchester City.

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Liverpool v Tottenham: Reds 'not close to 100 per cent' - Jurgen Klopp

25 Oct 2016 - Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says his team are "not close to 100 per cent" despite their recent good form, adding there are "a lot of things" to improve.

England's Sam Burgess praises Wayne Bennett

25 Oct 2016 - England Sam Burgess praises new head coach Wayne Bennett, saying the Australian can handle the team "banter".

Chicago Cubs' 'Billy Goat Curse': Cubs to face Cleveland Indians in World Series

24 Oct 2016 - Has the 'Curse of the Billy Goat' been broken after the Chicago Cubs reach baseball's World Series for the first time since 1945?

Match of the Day 3: How has Antonio Conte changed Chelsea's system

24 Oct 2016 - Phil Neville explains how Antonio Conte has changed Chelsea's system to a back three with wing backs and let Eden Hazard flourish in a free role.

Liverpool v Tottenham: Mauricio Pochettino laments Spurs absences

24 Oct 2016 - Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino says their next few games will be "difficult" following the suspension of Moussa Sissoko.

Bangladesh v England: Alastair Cook hails 'X-factor' Ben Stokes

24 Oct 2016 - Captain Alastair Cook says Ben Stokes is an "X-factor player" after the all-rounder inspired England to a 22-run win over Bangladesh in the first Test in Chittagong.

Chelsea 4-0 Manchester United: Red Devils paid for mistakes - Mourinho

23 Oct 2016 - Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho says his side paid for their mistakes, but did not deserve to lose 4-0 to Chelsea on the Portuguese's return to Stamford Bridge.

Bangladesh v England: Stuart Broad says players will struggle to sleep tonight

23 Oct 2016 - England's Stuart Broad says he is "not sure many players are going to get a lot of sleep tonight" after a tense fourth day of the first Test after which Bangladesh need 33 runs to win with two wickets remaining.

Chelsea 4-0 Man United: Conte says players' commitment is paying off

23 Oct 2016 - Chelsea manager Antonio Conte compliments his players on the commitment they show in training as they romped to a 4-0 victory over Manchester United.

NBA: Everything you need to know about the 2016-17 season

25 Oct 2016 - The new NBA season begins with defending champions Cleveland Cavaliers hosting the New York Knicks.

NFL: Twickenham roars, a Brit soars, a tie indoors and champagne pours in week seven

25 Oct 2016 - Twickenham roars, a Brit soars, a tie indoors and champagne pours during week seven of the NFL, which saw the game come to London.

Four Nations 2016: Scotland aim to claim historic victory

25 Oct 2016 - No fourth-ranked team has won a Four Nations match, but tournament debutants Scotland are aiming to make history.

How Murray could be world number one on 7 November

23 Oct 2016 - Andy Murray could be 13 days away from claiming a career milestone if he reaches world number one, cementing another part of his tennis legacy.

'Poignancy & points on a bittersweet day for Munster'

23 Oct 2016 - Tom English sees Munster scale the heights of their glorious past in victory over Glasgow, a fitting tribute to head coach Anthony Foley, who died suddenly last week.