“World class” Ian Bell will not see being dropped from England’s Test squad as the end of his career, says bowler Stuart Broad.
Ireland’s Open Championship star Paul Dunne secures a 2016 European Tour card at the Final Qualifier in Spain.
The French national anthem – La Marseillaise – will be played before all of this weekend’s Premier League games.
An injured Ian Poulter earns a share of the lead at the season-ending World Tour Championship in Dubai.
“Gutted” batsman Ian Bell is dropped from England’s Test squad for the South Africa tour, while Nick Compton is recalled.
Toni Duggan, Fara Williams and Jordan Nobbs return to the England women’s squad for the Euro 2017 qualifiers.
Championship club Fulham are set to appoint Reading boss Steve Clarke as their new manager, BBC Radio London reports.
Manchester City’s Samir Nasri, sidelined since October, is ruled out for a further three months with a hamstring injury.