Ryder Cup 2020: Tyrrell Hatton hopes to have provided some momentum for Europe with crucial half point alongside Jon Rahm | Golf News

Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player Tyrrell Hatton and Jon Rahm reflect on snatching a late half-point in their match against Bryson DeChambeau and Scottie Scheffler in the Friday fourballs Tyrrell Hatton and Jon Rahm reflect on snatching a late half-point in their match against Bryson DeChambeau and Scottie Scheffler in the Friday fourballs Tyrrell Hatton earned a crucial half point for Europe at the 43rd Ryder Cup with a birdie at the 18th and he hopes that can provide Padraig Harrington’s team with some momentum…

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Cristiano Ronaldo: Man Utd forward can play into his 40s, says Ole Gunnar Solskjaer | Football News

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says he would not be surprised if Cristiano Ronaldo continues to play professional football into his 40s. The 36-year-old has scored four goals in three games since returning to his former club in August and despite his age, the Portuguese remains in excellent physical condition. Former United team-mate Ryan Giggs famously played on past his 40th birthday, and Solskjaer can see Ronaldo doing exactly the same. Asked how long the Portugal international could go on, he said: “I wouldn’t be surprised if he still played when he…

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Super League play-offs 2021: Tony Smith’s delight at ‘enormous’ win for Hull Kingston Rovers | Rugby League News

Smith was full of praise for his Hull KR side as they stunned his former side Warrington Wolves in Friday’s elimination play-off. “It’s enormous for our club,” he said. “Probably not many people gave us much of a chance.” Last Updated: 24/09/21 11:31pm Tony Smith celebrates Hull KR’s shock play-off win over Warrington Tony Smith hailed the enormity of Hull Kingston Rovers reaching the Super League semi-finals after his side produced one of the biggest upsets in play-off history. The 19-0 victory over his old club Warrington Wolves takes the…

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W Brom 2 – 1 QPR

West Brom mounted a superb late comeback to beat QPR 2-1 and return to the top of the Sky Bet Championship on Friday night. Valerien Ismael’s men had the better of the chances throughout the first half, but went in behind at the break, after Andre Gray had given Rangers the lead inside 45 seconds. For much of the second half the hosts were kept at bay, though when they finally found they way back into the game, the equaliser came in fortuitous circumstances as goalkeeper Seny Dieng failed to…

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Ryder Cup 2020: Tiger Woods still inspiring United States team with ‘fist pumps from the couch’ at home | Golf News

Xander Schauffele on Tiger Woods: “We knew he was fist pumping from the couch. Whether he was on crutches or not, he’s as fired up as any back at home. So it’s nice to have his support”; watch the Ryder Cup live on Sky Sports Ryder Cup Last Updated: 24/09/21 9:00pm Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player Xander Schauffele paid tribute to playing partner Patrick Cantlay after despatching Rory McIlroy and Ian Poulter 5&3 in the Friday foursomes Xander Schauffele paid tribute to playing partner Patrick…

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Ryder Cup 2020: Bryson DeChambeau’s monster 417-yard drive sets up sensational eagle at Whistling Straits | Golf News

“That is one of the most outstanding tee shots I have ever witnessed in my life,” said Andrew Coltart on commentary after watching Bryson DeChambeau’s effort at the fifth; watch the Ryder Cup live on Sky Sports Ryder Cup Last Updated: 24/09/21 8:32pm Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player Bryson DeChambeau used his power hitting to his advantage with a monster 417-yard tee shot, on an aggressive line, to leave himself just 72 yards from the flag at Whistling Straits’ par-five fifth Bryson DeChambeau used his…

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Ianis Hagi: Rangers midfielder dismisses Roma transfer speculation | Football News

Ianis Hagi says he is “fully concentrated” on Rangers amid transfer talk linking the midfielder with a January move to Serie A club Roma. Reports in Romania claim Roma and Rangers have agreed a £17m fee for a mid-season transfer. Hagi has had a stop-start season through injury and a Covid-19 lay-off and returned from quarantine off the bench to set up the opener in the midweek Premier Sports Cup victory over Livingston. When asked about the Roma reports ahead of Saturday’s Premiership encounter at Dundee, Hagi said: “Right now…

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New Zealand vs England: Tamsin Greenway analyses the Vitality Roses series in New Zealand | Netball News

Tamsin Greenway Netball Expert & Columnist The Sky Sports expert and Scottish Thistles head coach discusses the key lessons from a successful tour to New Zealand and a first series victory on Kiwi soil for a touring England side Last Updated: 24/09/21 6:11pm England’s Vitality Roses won the deciding Test in New Zealand by four goals Tamsin Greenway gives her thoughts and analysis after the Vitality Roses’ first series victory on New Zealand soil. Before we get into the key lessons from this Test series, let’s first hail the Roses’…

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Moselle Open: Andy Murray out after quarter-final loss to Hubert Hurkacz | Tennis News

The 34-year-old had beaten Ugo Humbert and Vasek Pospisil en route to the last eight, however, fell in straight sets to the top seed Last Updated: 24/09/21 5:28pm Andy Murray was playing in his first ATP Tour quarter-final since October 2019 Andy Murray’s promising run at the Moselle Open in Metz ended with a quarter-final loss to top seed Hubert Hurkacz. Victories over Ugo Humbert and Vasek Pospisil had seen the Scot reach the last eight at an ATP Tour event for the first time since he won his last…

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Live match preview – Chelsea vs Man City 25.09.2021

Team news, stats and prediction ahead of Chelsea vs Man City in the Premier League on Saturday; kick-off 12.30pm. Team news Mason Mount will miss Chelsea’s Premier League clash with Manchester City due to a minor injury. The England midfielder picked up a knock in Chelsea’s 4-3 Carabao Cup penalty shootout win over Aston Villa at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday. Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player Thomas Tuchel says playing Manchester City is always a ’50/50 match’ and gives fitness updates on Edouard Mendy, Mason Mount…

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Soft Whisper silences Rosemary Stakes rivals | Racing News

The once formidable combination of Saeed bin Suroor and Frankie Dettori landed the Unibet 3 Uniboosts A Day EBF Rosemary Stakes at Newmarket with the returning Soft Whisper. A dual winner at the Dubai Carnival at Meydan earlier this year, the daughter of Dubawi had been off the track since finishing lame when well fancied for the UAE Derby at the end of March. Making her return from six months off the track in this one-mile Listed contest, the 13-2 chance travelled strongly and was well on top as she…

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Live match preview – Leeds vs West Ham 25.09.2021

Team news, stats and prediction ahead of Leeds vs West Ham in the Premier League on Saturday; kick-off 3pm. Team news Leeds will be without Patrick Bamford and possibly five more first-team players for their home game against West Ham. Bamford has not recovered from the ankle injury that ruled him out of the midweek penalty shootout Carabao Cup win at Fulham, while Diego Llorente (muscle strain) and Robin Koch (pubis) remain sidelined. Fellow defender Patrick Struijk serves the final game of his three-match ban and Luke Ayling (knee) and…

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Live match preview – Watford vs Newcastle 25.09.2021

Team news, stats and prediction ahead of Watford vs Newcastle in the Premier League on Saturday; kick-off 3pm. Team news Kiko Femenia could be fit for Watford’s home match with Newcastle in the Premier League on Saturday. The Spaniard has endured a stop-start campaign due to a thigh injury sustained at the end of last season but featured in the win at Norwich last time out and, although he was forced off with a niggle, he has returned to training and is in contention. Goalkeeper Daniel Bachmann is not expected…

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WNBA playoffs: Phoenix Mercury hold off New York Liberty in thriller, Chicago Sky soar past Dallas Wings | NBA News

Skylar Diggins-Smith scored 22 points and Brianna Turner made a tiebreaking free throw with just 0.4 seconds left as the host Phoenix Mercury defeated the New York Liberty 83-82 in the WNBA first-round playoff elimination game on Thursday night. Sophie Cunningham led the fifth-seeded Mercury during a third-quarter turnaround and finished with 21 points. Phoenix’s Brittney Griner had 16 points and 10 rebounds, and Turner finished with 12 points, nine rebounds and five assists. Phoenix, who were 19-13 in the regular season, will travel to face the fourth seed Seattle…

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Thiago Alcantara: Calf injury likely to rule Liverpool midfielder out until mid-October, says Jurgen Klopp | Football News

Jurgen Klopp says a calf injury is likely to keep Thiago Alcantara out of action for Liverpool until after the international break, meaning he would miss their Premier League meeting with Manchester City on October 3. Thiago suffered the muscle issue in the second half of last Saturday’s 3-0 win over Crystal Palace. Klopp was reluctant to put a timeframe on the Spain international’s return, but the Liverpool boss only expects the midfielder to be back in action once the October international break is over. Saturday 25th September 5:00pm Kick…

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Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe: William Buick chooses Adayar ride with stablemate Hurricane Lane set for Saturday work | Racing News

William Buick has opted to ride Adayar in the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe next weekend, with stablemate Hurricane Lane’s participation yet to be confirmed ahead of a Saturday workout with James Doyle. More to follow… This is a breaking news story that is being updated and more details will be published shortly. Please refresh this page for the latest updates. Sky Sports brings you live updates as they happen. Get breaking sports news, analysis, exclusive interviews, replays and highlights. Sky Sports is your trusted source for breaking sports news…

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Arsenal vs Tottenham: Mikel Arteta’s side host North London derby at Emirates live on Sky Sports this Sunday | Football News

Arsenal host Tottenham at the Emirates live on Sky Sports this Sunday – but how do the teams’ current styles and form fare ahead of the blockbuster clash? Spurs kicked off the campaign with three straight wins and clean sheets, culminating in new boss Nuno Espirito Santo collecting the Manager of the Month award. However, back-to-back 3-0 defeats against Crystal Palace and Chelsea have followed, with disappointing performances to compound the results. Conversely, the Gunners lost their opening three games but have since achieved two successive wins, against Norwich and…

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Drinking in seats at football grounds could be reinstated as part of a fan-led review into the game | Football News

Drinking alcohol in seats at football grounds, banned since 1985, could be reinstated as part of a fan-led review into the game. While the specific details are yet to be revealed, former sports minister and current Conservative MP Tracey Crouch is set to publish her independent review into football, with a key recommendation being changes to how alcohol is consumed within stadiums, according to The Times newspaper. Currently, drinking alcohol is permitted in the concourses of grounds in the Football League but not in seats, meaning fans can drink before…

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Graham Potter: Brighton boss keeps Seagulls grounded despite sensational start | Football News

If 40 points represent the line between safety and relegation, then Brighton are well over a quarter of the way to their ultimate objective ahead of any Premier League season. Four league victories from their opening five games – a record only bettered by Chelsea, Liverpool and Manchester United – has seen the Seagulls proudly perch themselves in the top four. In all competitions it’s six wins from seven. With few envisaging such a sensational start, the scramble to unearth the secrets behind Brighton’s success is in full swing, and…

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Oleksandr Usyk’s first Brit rival Danny Price recalls their high-stakes fight: ‘It was gutting – he is unbelievable’ | Boxing News

Thirteen years have passed but as Oleksandr Usyk gets set to return to the UK, his first British opponent is still ruing his own dreadful luck. Danny Price felt Olympic heartbreak at the time when “the tournament of his life”, a qualifier for Beijing 2008, ended in the unthinkable. Only later would he realise quite how cruelly he had been treated. Usyk has since outpointed Joe Joyce, knocked out Tony Bellew, battled past Derek Chisora and will challenge for Anthony Joshua’s IBF, WBA and WBO heavyweight championships on September 25,…

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