Five-time NBA champion Kobe Bryant is nominated for an Oscar for his short animated film ‘Dear Basketball’.
Police raid the headquarters of the French Rugby Federation amid ongoing investigations into president Bernard Laporte.
The Russian Football Union fines Spartak Moscow’s head of media for a ‘racist’ tweet posted by player Georgi Dzhikiya.
Joey Barton claims “50%” of professional footballers bet on matches, and says gambling is “culturally engrained” in the sport.
The Old Trafford club leads the Deloitte global football money league for the tenth time.
Sunday league footballer and BBC local radio presenter Richie Anderson tells his Coombs Wood FC team-mates that he is gay.
Jimmy Armfield is described as a ‘national hero and football legend’ after news of his death at the age of 82
In an interview from 2017, Jimmy Armfield, who has died aged 82, tells BBC Sport about some of his most interesting moments from a life in football.
Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez both score twice as Barcelona thrash Real Betis 5-0 to go 11 points clear at the top of La Liga.
Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo score twice as Real Madrid return to winning ways in La Liga with victory against Deportivo La Coruna.
World Snooker chairman Barry Hearn is confident the sport can survive without Ronnie O’Sullivan, who has threatened to not play in the 2018 World Championship.