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Manchester United secure Europa League glory against Ajax

Manchester United pulled together in their city’s time of darkness, showing no little skill and spirit to overcome Ajax and win the Europa League.

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Pierre Rolland breaks clear to win 17th stage of Giro d’Italia

Frenchman Pierre Rolland broke clear to claim a superb win in the 17th stage of the Giro d’Italia.

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Eoin Morgan leads England to emphatic victory over South Africa

Eoin Morgan’s 10th one-day hundred for England proved decisive as the hosts downed South Africa by an emphatic 72-run margin in the Royal London Series opener at Headingley.

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Jose Mourinho: Manchester will pull together after bomb attack

Jose Mourinho is determined to lead Manchester United to Europa League glory at a time when hearts and minds are at home with those affected by Monday’s terrorist attack.

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Vincent Kompany praises Manchester’s resilience in wake of terror attack

Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany has vowed to support the victims of Monday’s terrorist attack and praised the city’s resilience.

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Lionel Messi loses Supreme Court appeal over tax fraud conviction

Lionel Messi has lost his Supreme Court appeal over a tax fraud conviction in Spain.

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Goalkeeper Victor Valdes to leave Middlesbrough

Middlesbrough have confirmed goalkeeper Victor Valdes will leave the club in June, while Victor Orta has ended his role as head of recruitment.

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Per Mertesacker unsure if he is fit enough to play in FA Cup final

Arsenal’s Per Mertesacker has revealed he has no idea if he is fit enough to play in Saturday’s FA Cup final against Chelsea but has had to prepare himself to do so.

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Arsene Wenger not thinking of FA Cup final as his Arsenal swansong

Arsene Wenger insists winning the FA Cup on Saturday would be a triumph for Arsenal’s late-season resurgence and not the perfect end to his time at the club.

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Stenson enjoyed visiting scene of Open triumph ahead of BMW PGA Championship

Henrik Stenson hopes a flying visit to the scene of his Open triumph will help kick-start a strong second half of the season, beginning with this week’s BMW PGA Championship.

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Title favourite Simona Halep ’50-50′ for the French Open

Title favourite Simona Halep could miss the French Open after a scan revealed ankle ligament damage.

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England full-back Stefan Ratchford signs Warrington contract extension

England full-back Stefan Ratchford has committed his future to Warrington until November 2020.

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Glamorgan’s Jacques Rudolph to retire from cricket at end of season

Glamorgan captain Jacques Rudolph has announced he will retire from all forms of cricket at the end of the county season.

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Gilles Simon sees off Kyle Edmund to reach quarter-finals of Lyon Open

Gilles Simon came from behind to beat Britain’s Kyle Edmund 3-6 7-5 6-4 to secure a place in the quarter-finals of the Lyon Open.

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Tara Moore misses out on French Open spot

Tara Moore’s hopes of making the first round of next week’s French Open were ended by a straight-sets defeat to Kai-Chen Chang.

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Tyson Fury will not get boxing licence back until his doping case is over

The British Boxing Board of Control has flattened Tyson Fury’s hopes of a quick return to the ring by confirming it will not lift his suspension until his doping case is resolved.

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Vicky Thornley goes it alone in search of Tokyo Olympics gold

Vicky Thornley is going it alone as she bids to improve on the Olympic silver medal she won in Rio last August.

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Ajax boss Peter Bosz: Europa League final has lost its glow

Ajax coach Peter Bosz says the Europa League final has lost its “glow” after Monday’s bombing in Manchester.

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Ronald Koeman keen to add creativity to his Everton side this summer

Everton manager Ronald Koeman will attempt to add some creativity to his squad in the summer transfer window.

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Dollman and Shingler called up by Wales for Pacific Islands tour

Phil Dollman and Aaron Shingler have been called up to the Wales squad for their Pacific Islands tour in June.

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