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Murray in the mix for record third BBC award

Andy Murray could round off his sensational year which has seen him finish as men's tennis world number one and win both Wimbledon and the Olympic title with a historic third BBC Sports...

July 13, 2016
July 13, 2016

Henry rejects Arsenal role

Thierry Henry will not coach Arsenal's Under-18 side having opted to continue in his role as a television pundit.

July 8, 2016
July 8, 2016

Crowd key as Murray, Federer aim for final

Home star Andy Murray and sentimental favourite Roger Federer will look to the Centre Court crowd on Friday to roar them into the Wimbledon final.

June 30, 2016
June 30, 2016

Tomic told to apologise for 'retard' comment

Controversial Australian Bernard Tomic is ordered to apologise on Thursday after he uses the word "retard" in a Wimbledon press conference.

June 27, 2016
June 27, 2016

Murray detects British buzz

World number two Andy Murray believes he might not be the only British player to thrive at this year's Wimbledon and has backed some of the other 14 local hopefuls to make their mark at the...

June 17, 2016
June 17, 2016

Russia in IAAF dock

Scandal-hit Russia will likely discover Friday that it has not done enough to get back into world track and field's governing body, the IAAF, in time for its athletes to compete at the Rio...

June 7, 2016
June 7, 2016

Lumb and Wessels rewrite record books

Nottinghamshire and Northamptonshire set a new record for most runs scored in a 50-over fixture in England in a One-Day Cup thriller at Trent Bridge.

April 28, 2016
April 28, 2016

‘Global citizenship’ rising, poll says

People are increasingly identifying themselves as global rather than national citizens, according to a BBC World Service poll.

April 24, 2016
April 24, 2016

Obama rejects ground troops for Syria

US President Barack Obama rules out US ground troops for Syria and tells the BBC military efforts alone cannot solve the country's problems.

April 15, 2016
April 15, 2016

BBC dismisses anti-GMO complaints over Bangladesh Bt brinjal project

BBC dismisses complaints by anti-GMO activists that its Panorama film ‘GM Food: Cultivating Fear‘, broadcasted in June 2015, is biased and inaccurate. In a lengthy judgement just published (pdf),...

January 22, 2016
January 22, 2016

French emergency ‘until IS defeated’

France will seek to keep its state of emergency until a "total and global war" against so-called Islamic State (IS) is over, Prime Minister Manuel Valls tells the BBC.