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Dilan Markanday leads the way in Blackburn’s inclusion drive

At 8.55pm last Wednesday, 10 minutes into the second half of Blackburn’s Carabao Cup victory against Hartlepool, the Rovers season-ticket holder Hafiz Zayd was joined by about 100 fans as

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Relaxed England setup won’t suit all, but it’s perfect for Jonny Bairstow

Across this summer Brendon McCullum and Ben Stokes have made it a point of principle to back their players absolutely in public, while building a team environment that is marked

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A moment that changed me: a scuba dive gone horribly wrong taught me the dangers of complacency

Twenty years ago, I took six months out from my NHS job as a psychologist to embark on a round-the-world trip. But, when I fell in love with scuba diving

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Australian rugby sevens Olympic gold medalist Ellia Green comes out as trans man

Former rugby sevens international Ellia Green has come out as a trans man, saying he hopes the announcement would help others to feel comfortable enough to make decisions about who

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Ian Foster endorsed as All Blacks coach through to 2023 Rugby World Cup

Ian Foster has survived his performance review and will coach the All Blacks through to next year’s World Cup. Ending months of uncertainty, New Zealand Rugby on Wednesday backed the

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Former NRL star Corey Norman gets eight-match ban for ‘hand between buttocks’

Australian Corey Norman has been handed an eight-match suspension for sticking his fingers up the backside of an opponent during Toulouse’s Super League match against Warrington Wolves last week. Footage

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Serena Williams bows out in Cincinnati as Emma Raducanu shows no mercy

Even in the face of all-time greatness and unprecedented longevity that has spanned 27 remarkable years, time is undefeated and it will eventually come for us all. With every passing

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