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Oct 17

Warren Gatland: The criticism & hurt that led to bitter end to Lions involvement

As Warren Gatland’s involvement with the Lions comes to a bitter end after a tour he “hated”, Chris Jones asks how did it come to this?

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/rugby-union/41656217

Oct 17

Stuart Hogg will be in Glasgow squad to face Leinster – Jason O’Halloran

Glasgow Warriors assistant Jason O’Halloran confirms Stuart Hogg will be named in the squad to face Leinster on Saturday.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/rugby-union/41656085

Oct 17

Middlesex’s relegation stands after failed appeal

Middlesex lose their appeal against a two-point deduction, confirming their relegation from County Championship Division One.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/cricket/41644508

Oct 17

Rob Keogh: Northamptonshire all-rounder signs contract extension

Northamptonshire all-rounder Rob Keogh signs a new contract to stay with the club until the end of the 2019 season.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/cricket/41656777

Oct 17

Watson reaches Luxembourg Open second round

Heather Watson beats Yanina Wickmayer 6-2 6-1 to reach the Luxembourg Open second round.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/tennis/41653080

Oct 17

Stuart Hogg: Glasgow Warriors full-back returns for Leinster match

Stuart Hogg is set to make his first appearance of the season in Glasgow Warriors’ crucial Champions Cup match against Leinster.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/rugby-union/41656077

Oct 17

Manu Tuilagi: Leicester and England centre set to return in early December

Leicester’s England centre Manu Tuilagi could return in early December having made good progress after knee surgery.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/rugby-union/41655866

Oct 17

Newcastle United: Mike Ashley selling club at the ‘right time’

Newcastle United is being put up for sale at the “right time” and is in a “healthy position”, according to a sport finance expert Dan Plumley.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/41648916

Oct 17

Matt Carter: Nottinghamshire spinner signs new contract

Nottinghamshire off-spinner Matt Carter signs a new one-year contract with the Trent Bridge club.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/cricket/41653650

Oct 17

BBC to broadcast live Scotland against New Zealand, Australia and Samoa

The BBC will broadcast live Scotland’s autumn Test series against New Zealand, Australia and Samoa from Murrayfield.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/rugby-union/41652840

Oct 17

Burton Albion make nearly £1.35m profit from first Championship season

Burton make a profit of almost £1.35m for the past financial year, mainly thanks to their first season in the Championship.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/41650536

Oct 17

Rhys Webb: Wales scrum-half has binding Toulon deal, says owner Mourad Boudjellal

Toulon owner Mourad Boudjellal says Rhys Webb has signed a contract and would face a financial penalty if he tried to get out of it to save his Wales career.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/rugby-union/41650746

Oct 17

Will Beer: Leg-spinner signs new one-year contract with Sussex

Leg-spinner Will Beer signs new one-year contract with Sussex after making 13 appearances in all competitions last season.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/cricket/41651146

Oct 17

Tiger Woods ‘can do as much as he needs to do’

Tiger Woods is cleared by his doctor to resume full golf activities as the 14-time major winner continues his comeback from injury.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/golf/41648662

Oct 16

Ben Foster: West Brom keeper injures knee ‘playing with son in garden’

West Brom keeper Ben Foster missed the draw at Leicester after injuring his knee playing with his son in the garden, boss Tony Pulis says.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/41646628

Oct 16

Sympathy, scepticism, Shearer – the end of the Ashley era?

Chris Waddle feels “some sympathy” for Newcastle owner Mike Ashley, but fans are sceptical after he puts the club up for sale.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/41645537