Formula

Lewis Hamilton wants close race at United States Grand Prix

Sunday’s race is live on radio 5 live and the BBC Sport website at 20:00 BST Lewis Hamilton says he is hoping for a close race with title rival Sebastian Vettel in the United States Grand Prix. The Mercedes driver will start the race in Austin, Texas, from pole position with Vettel’s Ferrari alongside him. […]

Football

Steve Clarke: Kilmarnock close to appointing former West Brom boss

Steve Clarke has overseen more than 100 matches as a manager Kilmarnock will appoint Steve Clarke as their new manager this weekend, BBC Scotland has learned. Negotiations between the former West Brom and Reading manager’s representatives and the Rugby Park club have been at an advanced stage. The Ayrshire side have conducted interviews with around […]

Football

SWPL: Hibernian beat Celtic to close gap on Glasgow City

Abi Harrison scored twice to seal victory for Hibs Hibernian closed the gap on Scottish Women’s Premier League leaders Glasgow City to two points with a hard-fought 3-1 win over Celtic at Easter Road. Ruesha Littlejohn chipped Celtic ahead but Katey Turner fired Hibs level before the break. Littlejohn was sent off after picking up […]

Basketball

Dwyane Wade close to deal with Cleveland Cavaliers

7:47 PM ET Adrian WojnarowskiESPN Twelve-time NBA All-Star guard Dwyane Wade plans to sign with the Cleveland Cavaliers once he clears waivers on Wednesday, league sources told ESPN. Wade, who agreed to a contract buyout with the Chicago Bulls on Sunday, will be an unrestricted free agent and sign a one-year, $2.3 million veterans minimum […]

Football

Demarai Gray: Leicester midfielder ‘close to new deal’

Demarai Gray scored his first goal since February against Sheffield United in the EFL Cup in August Demarai Gray is close to signing a new Leicester deal, says manager Craig Shakespeare who added that the winger should use Real Madrid striker Cristiano Ronaldo as inspiration. The Foxes reportedly rejected bids this summer from Bournemouth and […]