Football

Mourinho, Guardiola, Van Gaal: When post-match interviews go wrong

Mourinho walks out of interview When Jose Mourinho walked out of his BBC interview after Wednesday’s 0-0 draw with Hull, it was the latest example of a Premier League manager taking exception to a reporter’s questions. So what is it like to be the person behind the microphone when an interview goes wrong? We asked […]

Basketball

Cavs free agency – Marc Stein

When the Cleveland Cavaliers aren’t dodging the New York Knicks’ attempts to sell them on a Carmelo Anthony trade, or auditioning available free agents, they’re engaged in some serious finger-crossing. Carmelo Anthony and LeBron James will battle at Madison Square Garden on Saturday night (ABC, 8:30 ET). NBAE via Getty Images, USA TODAY Sports They’re hoping/rooting/wishing […]

Tennis

Davis Cup: Great Britain to play France if they beat Canada

France captain Yannick Noah (left) celebrates with Pierre-Hugues Herbert after their victory in Tokyo Davis Cup: Canada v Great Britain Venue: TD Place Arena, Ottawa Dates: 3-5 February Coverage: Watch live on BBC TV, Red Button, Connected TV and online, plus follow text updates on the BBC Sport website Great Britain will play France in […]

Football

Africa Cup of Nations 2017: Cameroon and Egypt set for final

Cameroon have beaten Senegal and Ghana in the knockout stages to reach the final BBC coverage How to follow: Commentary on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra; live text commentary on BBC Sport website & app Egypt will attempt to win the fourth consecutive Africa Cup of Nations in which they have competed when they […]

Football

Leyton Orient: A dead club walking at the foot of League Two?

The four men to take charge of League Two strugglers Leyton Orient this season: Andy Hessenthaler, Alberto Cavasin, Andy Edwards and the incumbent Danny Webb Are Leyton Orient, in the words of one supporter, a “dead club walking”? They have a 33-year-old rookie manager – their fourth of the season and 10th since 2014 – […]

Golf

Dubai Desert Classic: Sergio Garcia leads after delayed second round

Sergio Garcia is looking for his first European Tour win since 2014 Dubai Desert Classic second round (third round is under way) -12 S Garcia (Spa); -9 N Elvira (Spa); -8 H Stenson (Swe), G Coetzee (SA), -7 I Poulter (Eng), P Meesawat (Tha), P Uihlein (US), C Paisley (Eng) Selected others:-6 G McDowell (NI), […]