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Anthony Joshua throws weight behind "two to tango" claim ahead of Klitschko bout

Anthony Joshua weighed a career-heaviest 17st 12lbs 10oz as he dismissed as a "lie" challenger Wladimir Klitschko's claim the reason their Wembley Stadium fight is so big is because of him.

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Tottenham confirm home matches in 2017/18 will be played at Wembley

Tottenham will play all their home games at Wembley next season, the club have announced.

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Ilie Nastase apologises for comments during Fed Cup clash

Ilie Nastase has issued an apology for his conduct during Romania's fiery Fed Cup tie against Great Britain last weekend.

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Mark Selby reaches the halfway point of clash with Ding Junhui in front

Mark Selby hit the front in his Betfred World Championship semi-final against Ding Junhui after dominating the second session.

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Sharapova closes on Roland Garros qualifying place

Maria Sharapova needs just one more win to book her place in French Open qualifying after beating Anett Kontaveit to reach the semi-finals of the Porsche Grand Prix.

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Andy Murray just sees off Albert Ramos-Vinolas in Barcelona

Andy Murray avoided losing to Albert Ramos-Vinolas for the second successive week with a battling performance at the Barcelona Open.

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Lewis Hamilton: It is advantage Sebastian Vettel at Russian Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton believes it is advantage Sebastian Vettel for the Russian Grand Prix after he finished a distant fourth behind his Formula One World Championship rival in practice on Friday.

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McLaren's lack of success saddens Lewis Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton has admitted that he is saddened by the demise of his former team McLaren following their torrid start to the new Formula One season.

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Canny Klitschko ups ante ahead of Joshua showdown

Wladimir Klitschko intensified his mind games before Saturday's world heavyweight title fight with Anthony Joshua by revealing he has already recorded his prediction of the outcome.

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I have nothing to say about Bouchard criticism, says Sharapova after latest win

Maria Sharapova declared herself "way above" responding to Eugenie Bouchard after recording the second win of her comeback to reach the quarter-finals of the Porsche Grand Prix in Stuttgart.

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Equilibrium important for world title hopeful Higgins

John Higgins believes remaining grounded in victory or defeat is the best way to prolong his illustrious career as he aims to become a five-time world champion.

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Andy Murray sees off Feliciano Lopez to advance to Barcelona Open quarter-finals

World number one Andy Murray was given a good workout against Feliciano Lopez as he booked a place in the quarter-finals of the Barcelona Open with a hard-earned 6-4 6-4 win.

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Marouane Fellaini sees red in goalless Manchester derby

Marouane Fellaini saw red for headbutting Sergio Aguero as Manchester City retained a slim advantage in their top-four battle with Manchester United following a frantic goalless draw at the Etihad Stadium.

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Van Gerwen powers past Lewis to book Premier League play-off spot

Michael van Gerwen qualified for the Premier League play-offs in style after whitewashing Adrian Lewis 7-0 at the Barclaycard Arena in Birmingham.

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IPL is a big benefit to England, says Michael Vaughan

Michael Vaughan reckons Indian Premier League exposure gives England an edge in the bid to win a first major 50-over tournament when the Champions Trophy takes place this summer.

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Konta beaten in Stuttgart and misses out on Halep rematch

Johanna Konta was knocked out of the Porsche Grand Prix in the second round by Latvia's Anastasija Sevastova.

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Team Sky's Tao Geoghegan Hart looking forward to competing at Tour de Yorkshire

Tao Geoghegan Hart will race on British roads in a Team Sky kit for the first time this weekend at the Tour de Yorkshire, completing a journey that began a little over seven years ago.

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French Open increases prize money to total of 36million euros for 2017 event

The French Open has increased prize money to a total of 36million euros (£30.4million) for this summer's tournament.

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Nairo Quintana confident Giro d'Italia tilt will not hurt Tour de France chances

Nairo Quintana believes he can compete in top condition at this summer's Tour de France despite his ambitious attempt to double up at the Giro d'Italia next month.

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Bouchard: 'Cheater' Sharapova should not be allowed to play again

Eugenie Bouchard says "cheater" Maria Sharapova should not have been allowed to return to tennis after a doping ban.

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