A look back at Celtic’s 69-game unbeaten run in 69 seconds after Hearts became the first team in 70 attempts to beat them.
Manchester City have scored 52 goals and conceded only 11 in 17 Premier League matches this season Manchester City’s snowballing winning form shows no sign of letting up as we head towards Christmas. The Premier League leaders pulled apart Swansea on Wednesday to extend their record for successive top-flight victories to 15. The only points […]
Professional Footballers’ Association chief executive Gordon Taylor says he does not know how many of its 50,000 members have dementia. Taylor was talking in a BBC documentary in which former England captain Alan Shearer investigates the link between the disease and heading footballs. The PFA and the Football Association have pledged to fund research and […]
“There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics.” It’s unclear who said that first, but the phrase was made popular by Mark Twain. The American writer also famously said: “The secret of getting ahead is getting started.” The latter quote is not printed on the wall of the Edmonton Oilers locker room. […]
Tracy McGrady being inducted into the Hall of Fame without having his number retired by any of the seven franchises he played for is just the latest development to shine a light on the quirks of the various jersey retirement practices of NBA teams. Earlier this summer, the Memphis Grizzlies announced plans to make Zach […]
Just 16 of the previous 68 races Lewis Hamilton started on pole have ended with him failing to be on the podium Lewis Hamilton has broken Michael Schumacher’s career pole positions record by taking the 69th of his career. The Briton moved level with the German seven-time world champion in Belgium last week and followed […]
2017 French Open Venue: Roland Garros, Paris Dates: 28 May-12 June Coverage: Live radio and text commentary of every Andy Murray match on BBC Radio, the BBC Sport website and BBC Sport app. Trying to win tournaments I’ve never won before is a huge motivation, but I’m not trying to compete with Stan Wawrinka in […]