British legend believes clash at The O2 will be on for fans to enjoy
Celtics forward missed the weekend win over Brooklyn Nets with a sore knee
Arsene Wenger refused to discuss the decisions to award two penalties to Nottingham Forest after holders Arsenal were dumped out of the FA Cup by the Championship side.
Dawid Malan admits he was surprised to see Jonny Bairstow come out to bat in the closing stages as Australia grabbed two late wickets to spoil England’s foothold in the fifth Ashes Test.
England head coach Trevor Bayliss revealed his side are not under any investigation over allegations of ball-tampering and believes the claims are another example of “Pommie-bashing” in Australia.
Alastair Cook admitted to being “embarrassed” by his Ashes showing before a record-breaking double-century which kept England in control of the fourth Test at the MCG.
Stuart Broad hopes Alastair Cook can turn his first Ashes century in six years into a major score and help England take complete control of the fourth Test.
BT Sport and NBA League Pass broadcasting five games on December 25, including Bostik Celtics against Washington Wizards
Arsene Wenger lamented another sluggish start that led to Arsenal dropping points for a second week in succession following a 1-1 draw at Southampton.
With the NBA London 2018 clash between Boston Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers at the O2 Arena only a month away, excitement is growing on the other side of the Atlantic.
Two goals from Sophie Bray sent England’s women into the semi-finals of the Hockey World League Final in Auckland, New Zealand.
The 76ers and Celtics meet at the O2 Arena on January 11
Boston Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers will meet at the O2 Arena on January 11
Theo Walcott gave up on the chance for a hat-trick in Arsenal’s 4-2 Europa League win at BATE Borisov in order to allow Olivier Giroud to score his 100th goal for the club.
Arsenal legend Martin Keown paid a special visit to a Holloway pub to unveil a statue of the first London BT Sport manager of the month.
Hector Bellerin insisted it had to be business as usual for Arsenal after a disruptive pre-match build-up to their Europa League clash with Cologne.
Islington Boxing Club is a community within a community. It’s made by people like long-serving John “JR” Richards.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger felt his side were wrongly denied a goal during their 1-0 defeat at Stoke City.
Women start title defence with win
Participation increases as result of Olympic legacy
Broadcasters have confirmed the TV dates of five more Arsenal matches including the North London derby and the visit to Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City.
England Hockey have announced an 18-strong women’s squad for the Rabo EuroHockey Championships in the Netherlands later this month.
Maddie Hinch makes several fine saves, but it isn’t enough to send them through to final
England 3 Ireland 2
England 1 Germany 0
“With teenagers there’s a lot of banter, and you can really establish a relationship. You have to trust teenagers to make their own decisions.”
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