Spain's Garbine Muguruza won her first Wimbledon title with a straight-set win over five-time champion Venus Williams.
The 23-year-old saved two set points and won the last nine games in a 7-5 6-0 victory under the Centre Court roof.
Briton Johanna Konta's hopes of a first Wimbledon final ended with a straight-set semi-final defeat by five-time champion Venus Williams.
The 37-year-old American 10th seed played superbly to win 6-4 6-2 on Centre Court and set up a final against...
West Ham are interested in signing Manchester City's out-of-favour England goalkeeper Joe Hart.
There is no deal done yet but it is understood joining the Hammers is a possibility for Hart, who has no future at City under manager Pep Guardiola....
Manchester United have signed striker Romelu Lukaku from Everton for an initial GBP75 million on a five-year contract.
The deal for the 24-year-old Belgium international, initially reported by BBC Sport on Thursday, is believed to include GBP15...
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is unimpressed by the club's lack of summer transfer dealings.
After United's Europa League final win against Ajax on 24 May, Mourinho said he had given executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward a list of transfer...
Premier League champions Chelsea have signed ex-Manchester City goalkeeper Willy Caballero on a free transfer.
The Argentine was released by City when his deal expired at the end of June.
Caballero, 35, arrived in England from Malaga in 2014 and...
A proposal to scrap 45-minute halves is to be looked at by football's lawmakers to deter time-wasting.
Instead, there could be two periods of 30 minutes with the clock stopped whenever the ball goes out of play.
Lawmaking body the International...
Iran became the second team to qualify for the 2018 World Cup as they beat Uzbekistan 2-0 in Tehran.
Goals from Sardar Azmoun and Mehdi Taremi ensured Iran, coached by Carlos Queiroz, will appear at successive World Cups for the first time....
Spanish prosecutors have accused the Real Madrid footballer Cristiano Ronaldo of defrauding the authorities of millions of euros in tax.
The prosecutor's office in Madrid says it has filed a lawsuit against the Portuguese player.
He is accused of...
Maria Sharapova will be unable to compete in Wimbledon qualifying at Roehampton because of injury.
The five-time Grand Slam champion has not played since retiring with a thigh problem from her second-round match at the Italian Open on 16 May.
Manchester City are close to signing Benfica goalkeeper Ederson Moraes for GBP33m.
City manager Pep Guardiola has been interested in the Brazilian for some time and made room in his squad by releasing Willy Caballero on Friday.
After Sunday's 2-1...
Captain Wayne Rooney was left out of the England squad because of the "good form" of other players, said coach Gareth Southgate.
England's all-time leading goal scorer, who has 119 caps, has been overlooked for June's matches against Scotland and...