The timing of Alastair Cook's removal as England one-day captain was "naughty", according to Steve Harmison.
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Former England striker Gary Lineker says the way Fifa is running world football is a "farce" and "hugely depressing".
Two-time World Championship finalist Ali Carter is given the all-clear after he was diagnosed with lung cancer in May.
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England midfielder Michael Carrick is appointed as Manchester United's new vice-captain.
England's Alison Waters is knocked out of the Women's World Squash Championship after losing her semi-final.
Arsenal and Liverpool target AC Milan striker, QPR want to sign England man, Roberto Soldado apologises, plus more.
Sixteen-time world champion Phil Taylor moves into round two of this year's PDC competition by beating Jyhan Artut 3-0.
Bolton Wanderers continue their impressive form under Neil Lennon as Darren Pratley fires the winner at Millwall.
Two tries from number eight Josh Navidi help Cardiff Blues see off visiting Scarlets in a Pro12 Welsh derby.
Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart has signed a new contract which will keep him at Etihad Stadium until 2019.
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Aston Villa and Manchester United.
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Manchester City and Crystal Palace.
US swimmer Michael Phelps, the most decorated Olympian of all-time, gets a one-year suspended jail sentence after pleading guilty to drink-driving.
Team news as Northampton Saints host Leicester Tigers in Saturday's Premiership fixture at Franklin's Gardens (15:15 GMT).
Leicester City manager Nigel Pearson is banned for one game and fined £10,000 for verbally abusing a fan.
Team news as Gloucester host Bath in Saturday's Premiership fixture at Kingsholm Stadium (17:30 GMT).
Ferrari hire former Toro Rosso driver Jean-Eric Vergne to work on car development in their simulator.
Hereford United is wound up by the High Court over money owed to HM Revenue and Customs.
Chelsea's Eden Hazard will sign a new contract and could become one of the club's greats, says Jose Mourinho.
England's Chris and Gabby Adcock win their last group game at the World Superseries Finals to reach the semi-finals.
The British Horseracing Authority postpones a zero-tolerance drugs policy a fortnight before it was set to begin.
Former Liverpool player Kenny Dalglish has described the "mayhem" during the 1989 Hillsborough disaster.
New laws introduced by the RFL will allow teams a "free" interchange when a player is withdrawn for concussion assessment.
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American sprinter Tyson Gay's former coach Jon Drummond has been banned for eight years for doping violations.
A 17-year-old is arrested after a boxing world title contender suffered a fractured skull tackling two alleged burglars at a neighbour's home.
Alastair Cook is replaced by Eoin Morgan as England's one-day captain, less than two months before the World Cup.
Commonwealth time-trial champion Alex Dowsett will try to break the hour world record at the Olympic Velodrome in February.
Prince Harry presents Invictus Games competitors with the Helen Rollason Award at the BBC Sports Personality show.
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Hull City and Swansea City.
Sebastian Vettel left Red Bull partly because of the pace of team-mate Daniel Ricciardo, says team boss Christian Horner.
Sam Torrance criticises Sir Nick Faldo for labelling Sergio Garcia "useless" before this year's Ryder Cup.
Willie Mullins tells Cornelius Lysaght the fancied Champagne Fever and Faugheen will need to "step up" to achieve a Boxing Day brace.
The United States Olympic Committee will bid for the 2024 Olympic & Paralympic Games - with four cities vying to host.
Workington Town sign versatile forward Latu Fifita from Australian club Northern Pride for 2015.
Saracens call for the Premiership wage cap to be abolished and say they have the backing of six other top-flight teams.
Ronnie O'Sullivan, who won a fifth UK Championship last week, wants to compile 1,000 career centuries before retiring.
Jazz Carlin wins British Swimming's Athlete of the Year award for 2014 after a memorable 12 months in the pool.
Andy Murray's former coach, Dani Vallverdu, is appointed by world number seven Tomas Berdych ahead of the 2015 season.
An outbreak of the highly contagious disease mumps sweeps through teams in the National Hockey League, with at least five teams affected.
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Removing Alastair Cook as England ODI captain is right and he may eventually see it as a blessing, writes Jonathan Agnew.
With a report into World Cup corruption to - eventually - be released, Sepp Blatter says Fifa's crisis is over. Is he right?
Robbie Savage rates every one of Brendan Rodgers' 24 signings for Liverpool and explains what he should do in January.
Wales centre Owen Williams's passion for rugby endures despite suffering a serious spinal injury, writes Scrum V's Ross Harries.
BBC Sport football expert Mark Lawrenson takes on singer Olly Murs in his latest Premier League predictions.
BBC Sport's Jeremy Guscott looks ahead to Saturday's East Midlands and West Country derbies in the Premiership.
How Frank Lampard is involved in an intriguing problem that could provide a huge setback for one of the MLS' newest clubs.
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