Football League clubs have voted to increase parachute payments to clubs relegated from League Two from the beginning of next season.
Andy Murray inflicted a crushing defeat on David Goffin at the Paris Masters, just a few weeks before their potential clash in the Davis Cup final.
Sunderland midfielder Lee Cattermole has been ruled out of Saturday’s Premier League clash with Southampton at the Stadium of Light.
Jose Mourinho has failed with an appeal against his suspended stadium ban and £50,000 fine for comments made after Chelsea’s match against Southampton.
A review of the pick of the action from Thursday’s card at Musselburgh as Lucinda Russell hit a treble.
Jockey David Allan has been suspended for 23 days by the British Horseracing Authority over his misuse of the whip.
He may have barely turned 18, but Max Verstappen has undeniably lit up F1 during his rookie season at Toro Rosso.
Inverness manager John Hughes has been handed a touchline ban for claiming referee Andrew Dallas was not ready for the top flight.