England and Wasps lock Joe Launchbury is to have surgery on a neck injury and will miss the 2015 Six Nations.
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Kevin Pietersen scores 66 from 46 balls but Melbourne are beaten by Adelaide in the Australian T20 Big Bash.
New tests claim Cameroon player Albert Ebosse died in Algeria after a beating and not from an object thrown by fans.
Stephen Bunting hopes to become the first player to hold both versions of the world darts title at the same time.
Defying teachers, riding on Christmas Day and learning to bluff - Sir Bradley Wiggins on the psychology of his rise to the top.
The more things seem to change at scandal-tainted Fifa, the more things really stay the same - BBC sports editor Dan Roan.
There is still time for England to replace Alastair Cook as captain for the World Cup, says ex-skipper Nasser Hussain.
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet says he is a head coach and not a manager in an apparent attack on the club's transfer dealings.
Hull defender Michael Dawson is ruled out for at least three weeks with a hamstring tear, according to manager Steve Bruce.
Borussia Dortmund and Germany winger Marco Reus is fined over half a million pounds for driving without a licence.
New Zealand's Dan Carter will end his international career to become rugby's highest-paid player by joining Racing Metro.
Toulon say they could take legal action against the Leicester fans whose testimony led to Delon Armitage's 12-week ban.
Carl Frampton will defend his IBF world super-bantamweight title against Chris Avalos in Belfast on 28 February.
Football Association chief Greg Dyke admits attempts to increase the numbers of British Asians in football have failed.
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers says criticism of Raheem Sterling is misplaced after he scored twice at Bournemouth.
Former Rangers striker Kevin Kyle thinks most of Rangers' present squad are only at the club for big salaries.
Ireland prop Mike Ross signs a new contract which will keep him at provincial side Leinster until at least June 2016.
Debutant Josh Hazlewood claims 5-68 and Steve Smith hits 65 not out as Australia trail India by 187 runs in the second Test.
Kaillie Humphries & Elana Meyers Taylor will this weekend become the first women to compete in a four-man bobsleigh World Cup event.
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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American sprinter Tyson Gay's former coach Jon Drummond has been banned for eight years for doping violations.
Anthony Crolla's trainer Joe Gallagher says it "remains to be seen" if he will fight again after being injured in an attack.
Scorecard from the second Test between Australia and India, plus South Africa v West Indies in the first Test.
Great Britain's most decorated female Paralympian Dame Sarah Storey will bid to break the women's hour record in 2015.
Prince Harry presents Invictus Games competitors with the Helen Rollason Award at the BBC Sports Personality show.
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Fernando Alonso says he is happy to go "through a period of learning" when he starts driving for his new McLaren-Honda team.
Sam Torrance criticises Sir Nick Faldo for labelling Sergio Garcia "useless" before this year's Ryder Cup.
Former champion jockey Jamie Spencer rides a winner at Lingfield in his first race since abandoning plans to retire.
The United States Olympic Committee will bid for the 2024 Olympic & Paralympic Games - with four cities vying to host.
Whitehaven sign prop-forward Jordan Hand on loan from Super League champions St Helens for the 2015 Championship season.
Harlequins lock Charlie Matthews is cleared after being cited for an off-the-ball clash with Leinster's Dominic Ryan.
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.
Olympic skeleton champion Lizzy Yarnold pulls out of the World Cup event in Calgary after suffering dizziness.
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