BBC Tennis News and Feeds

Johanna Konta: British number one to miss Asia tournaments and WTA Championships

Johanna Konta will not play any tournaments in Asia this autumn so will not be able to qualify for the season-ending WTA Championships.

Ansu Fati, Coco Gauff, Sky Brown & Oleksii Sereda: Amazing sporting youngsters

As 16-year-old Ansu Fati bursts on to the scene for Barcelona, we look at other young stars impressing the sporting world.

Pliskova claims fourth WTA title of year at the Zhengzhou Open

Karolina Pliskova won her fourth WTA title of 2019 at the Zhengzhou Open with a straight sets victory over Croatia's Petra Martic

South African officials prevent early release of rapist Hewitt

Bob Hewitt, 79, has his early release on parole suspended following a public outcry.

BBC Rugby News

Gatland 'shocked' after assistant Howley sent home

Wales head coach Warren Gatland says he is shocked at an alleged breach of betting rules by assistant Rob Howley.

Ireland's Kearney and Earls fit to face Scotland

Ireland's Rob Kearney, Keith Earls and Joey Carbery have been passed fit to face Scotland in Sunday's World Cup opener, but Robbie Henshaw will definitely miss out.

Journalist told Thomas' parents he has HIV

The ex-Wales captain said he would not have made his HIV public if a newspaper had not made threats.

Rugby World Cup 2019: Consistent Greig Laidlaw knows his worth to Scotland

Experienced scrum-half Greig Laidlaw has divided opinions in the past but, as he tells Tom English, he knows what he means to Scotland in what is likely to be his World Cup swansong.

BBC Live Football Feeds and Football News

Fernando Ricksen: Ex-Rangers player dies aged 43 after motor neurone disease battle

Former Rangers player Fernando Ricksen, who had been suffering from motor neurone disease, dies at the age of 43, the Ibrox club confirm.

Champions League: A tale of two penalties - Jurgen Klopp & Frank Lampard on losses

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp and Chelsea manager Frank Lampard were both left to reflect on key penalty incidents as they begin their Champions League campaigns with defeats.

Napoli 2-0 Liverpool: ‘Lesson’ will do Reds some good - Mark Lawrenson

Liverpool start the defence of the Champions League with defeat at Napoli, but ex-Reds defender Mark Lawrenson feels his old side will have learned an important lesson.

'Racism rot is deep' in Italian football, says anti-discriminatory body Fare

Italian football authorities and their disciplinary systems to combat racism are "not fit for purpose", says the chief of anti-discriminatory body Fare.

BBC Live Cricket Feeds and Cricket News

Ben Stokes: 'Country stands behind him' over row with Sun, says cricket chief

England cricketer Ben Stokes has the support of "the whole sport and the country" after criticising the Sun over a story it ran about his family, a leading cricket chief says.

The Hundred: Australian Tom Moody and England's Lydia Greenway to coach Oval sides

Ex-Warwickshire, Worcestershire and Australia all-rounder Tom Moody and ex-England batter Lydia Greenway are to coach The Oval-based Hundred teams.

The Hundred: Ben Sawyer named Birmingham women's coach for new competition

Australian Ben Sawyer is appointed head coach of the Birmingham women's team for The Hundred.

County Championship: Pick your team of the 2019 season

Who's impressed you in the County Championship this summer? Pick your team of the 2019 season using our selector.