Sports

British and Irish Lions 2017: Rory Finest to captain Lions in opposition to Hurricanes

British and Irish Lions 2017: Rory Best to captain Lions against Hurricanes Hurricanes v British and Irish Lions Venue: Westpac Stadium, Wellington Date: Tuesday, 27 June Kick-off: 08:35 BST Protection: Reside textual content commentary on the BBC Sport web site and app Rory Finest will captain the British and Irish Lions for his aspect’s subsequent sport in opposition to the Hurricanes in Wellington on Tuesday. It’s the second time the

Ruthless New Zealand outclass Lions in first Take a look at

Ruthless New Zealand outclass Lions in first Test Media playback shouldn’t be supported on this machine First Take a look at, Auckland New Zealand (13) 30 Tries: Taylor, Ioane 2 Cons: Barrett three Pens: Barrett three Lions (Eight) 15 Tries: O’Brien, Webb Con: Farrell Pen: Farrell New Zealand snuffed out the British and Irish Lions’ hopes of a shock win with a ruthless show at Eden Park to take what

&#zero39;A Lions workforce of warriors that may beat the All Blacks&#zero39; – Guscott column

'A Lions team of warriors that can beat the All Blacks' – Guscott column New Zealand v British and Irish Lions, first Take a look at Venue: Eden Park, Auckland Date: Saturday, 24 June Kick-off: 08:35 BST Protection: Dwell textual content commentary on the BBC Sport web site and app Once I toured with the British and Irish Lions in 1993 and 1997, coach Ian McGeechan would converse of “Take

Lions coach Gatland desires to finish 'trash speak'

Lions coach Gatland wants to end 'trash talk' New Zealand v British and Irish Lions, first Take a look at Venue: Eden Park, Auckland Date: Saturday, 24 June Kick-off: 08:35 BST Protection: Dwell textual content commentary on the BBC Sport web site and app British and Irish Lions coach Warren Gatland says he desires to finish the “trash speak” within the build-up to Saturday’s first Take a look at in

EFL fixtures out: Bruce's Villa host Hull on opening day

EFL fixtures out: Bruce's Villa host Hull on opening day Relegated Hull Metropolis start their 2017-18 English Soccer League Championship season away towards former supervisor Steve Bruce’s Aston Villa aspect on Saturday, 5 August. Sunderland, who completed under the Tigers and Middlesbrough on the backside of the Premier League, begin at dwelling to Derby on Friday, four August. Final season’s beaten play-off finalists Reading are away at QPR. League One

Liverpool near signing Salah for file £40m

Liverpool close to signing Salah for record £40m Liverpool are closing in on signing Roma and Egypt winger Mohamed Salah for a membership file £40m. The 25-year-old has been a main goal for supervisor Jurgen Klopp and will be part of for a price which might eclipse the £35m the Reds paid for Andy Carroll in 2011. Talks are ongoing, with Salah excited to play within the Premier League once

Celtic to play Linfield or La Fiorita in Champions League

Celtic to play Linfield or La Fiorita in Champions League Celtic will play Northern Irish champions Linfield or San Marino’s SP La Fiorita within the second qualifying spherical of the Champions League. Belfast’s Linfield and SP La Fiorita will play within the first qualifying spherical with the winners taking over Brendan Rodgers’ treble winners, who have been seeded within the draw in Nyon. Celtic will play away from house first.

US Open 2017: Brooks Koepka wins at Erin Hills to assert first main

US Open 2017: Brooks Koepka wins at Erin Hills to claim first major American Brooks Koepka equalled the US Open’s lowest profitable rating of 16 beneath to assert his first main at Erin Hills. Koepka had three successive birdies from the 14th to match the whole set by Rory McIlroy when he won in 2011 on a par-71 structure in comparison with this par 72. His five-under 67 was solely

Ladies's Sport Week: Gender prize cash hole narrowing

Women's Sport Week: Gender prize money gap narrowing The gender prize cash hole in sport is closing with extra sports activities than ever reaching parity on the prime degree, a BBC Sport research has discovered. A complete of 83% of sports activities now reward women and men equally, in line with the research commissioned for Women’s Sport Week. Cricket, golf and soccer confirmed a few of the largest disparities though

Pakistan win Champions Trophy in type – report & highlights

Pakistan win Champions Trophy in style – report & highlights Champions Trophy ultimate, The Oval Pakistan 338-Four (50 overs): Fakhar 114, Azhar 59, Hafeez 57*, Jadhav 1-27 India 158 all out (30.Three overs): Pandya 76, Amir Three-16 Pakistan received by 180 runs Scorecard Pakistan produced an unbelievable show to thrash fierce rivals India and win the Champions Trophy at The Oval. Fakhar Zaman hit a spectacular century to propel Pakistan