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Apr 19

Formula 4 driver Monger, 17, has legs amputated

The teenager was airlifted to hospital following a high-speed crash at Donington Park in Leicestershire.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-leicestershire-39647622

Apr 19

British and Irish Lions 2017: Wales fly-half Dan Biggar eyes Test spot

Dan Biggar wants a Test start for the British and Irish Lions, despite saying he was “a bit lucky” to make the squad.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/rugby-union/39644361

Apr 19

Ben Coad: Yorkshire bowler signs contract extension after fine start to the season

Yorkshire bowler Ben Coad signs a one-year contract extension, keeping him at Headingley until the end of 2018.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/cricket/39647007

Apr 19

British and Irish Lions 2017: Exeter Chiefs squad celebrate Jack Nowell call-up

Jack Nowell celebrates with his Exeter Chiefs team-mates after finding out he had been selected for the British and Irish Lions.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/rugby-union/39647482

Apr 19

Lyon & Besiktas given suspended bans

Lyon and Besiktas both face bans from European competition if there is a repeat of the crowd trouble that marred their Europa League quarter-final first leg.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/39645333

Apr 19

World Championships: Neil Robertson racks up 500th century break

Watch the closing stages of Neil Robertson’s 500th century break as the Australian scores 113 to take a 5-1 lead over Noppon Saengkham at the Crucible.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/snooker/39647761

Apr 19

‘I want the Lions 15 jersey’ – Stuart Hogg

Stuart Hogg is targeting a Test starting place after being called up for his second British and Irish Lions tour.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/rugby-union/39646070

Apr 19

Redknapp will not be paid if Birmingham go down

Harry Redknapp says he will not be paid for his three-game stint as Birmingham boss if he fails to keep them in the Championship.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/39644444

Apr 19

Harry Redknapp: Birmingham City manager on challenge of saving Blues from drop

Harry Redknapp explains the reasons why he decided to become Birmingham City manager, after he succeeded Gianfranco Zola.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/39644194

Apr 19

British & Irish Lions tour: Stuart Hogg ‘chuffed to bits’ at call-up

Scotland full-back Stuart Hogg is “massively excited” after being called up for his second British and Irish Lions tour.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/scotland/39646074

Apr 19

Ireland’s Iain Henderson thrilled by Lions selection

Ulster’s Iain Henderson says he is relishing the opportunity to face New Zealand in their own back yard as part of the British and Irish Lions squad.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/rugby-union/39646732

Apr 19

Give me things that I like – Mourinho urges Martial

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho urges striker Anthony Martial to “give me things that I like” if he wants to feature in the first team.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/39645739

Apr 19

British and Irish Lions 2017: Sam Warburton captain, Dylan Hartley out

Wales’ Sam Warburton will captain the British and Irish Lions in New Zealand, but England skipper Dylan Hartley misses out.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/rugby-union/39639299

Apr 19

Tim Southee: New Zealand seamer joins Middlesex for T20 Blast

Middlesex sign New Zealand seam bowler Tim Southee as their second overseas signing for the T20 Blast.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/cricket/39645208

Apr 19

Tony Bloom: Brighton & Hove Albion owner enjoys ‘amazing’ promotion feeling

Brighton owner Tony Bloom says it was an “easy decision” to invest in the club because of his love for the Seagulls.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/39645206

Apr 19

Essex and Durham reveal opposing views on city-based T20 plans

Essex become the second county to oppose a new city-based Twenty20 competition, but Durham support it.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/cricket/39642819