Manager Claudio Ranieri is sacked by Leicester City, nine months after leading them to the Premier League title.
Three Russian athletes given clearance to compete internationally under a neutral flag by athletics’ world governing body the IAAF.
Luke Walsh kicks 12 points as Catalans edge a bruising game with Hull FC to earn a second win in two and go top of Super League.
Maddie Hinch is named Female Goalkeeper of the Year as Great Britain win a hat-trick of world hockey awards.
Wayne Rooney is staying at Manchester United, the striker announces in a statement.
Lewis Hamilton puts the first laps on the Mercedes car he hopes will make him world champion for the fourth time in 2017.
Fit-again Johnny Sexton is named in the Ireland team to face France in Saturday’s Six Nations game in Dublin.
John Barclay will captain a Scotland side featuring five changes for the Six Nations encounter at home to Wales.