Jamie Vardy, Riyad Mahrez, Gareth Bale, Sergio Aguero and Zlatan Ibrahimovic feature on the shortlist for the award for the world’s best player.
The IAAF finds no evidence to support claims of corruption in the 2017 Athletics World Championships bid process.
England forward Maro Itoje needs surgery on a broken hand, adding to coach Eddie Jones’ injury problems at open-side flanker.
Former Bath boss Mike Ford is named head coach of three-times European champions Toulon, replacing Diego Dominguez.
Bayern Munich midfielder Renato Sanches beats Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford to the European Golden Boy award.
England beat Bangladesh by 22 runs on the final morning of the first Test in Chittagong.
Antonio Conte says he was “not mocking anyone” after appearing to antagonise Jose Mourinho after Chelsea’s 4-0 win.
Chelsea’s improved form shows how Manchester United’s title hopes are not over yet, says Match of the Day 2 pundit Phil Neville.
Lewis Hamilton cuts his championship points deficit to Nico Rosberg as he cruises to victory in the United States Grand Prix.
Welshman Stephen Dodd wins the 2016 Senior Italian Open by one shot from his countryman Phillip Price.