Man United manager Louis van Gaal has blasted Roy Hodgson after the England coach questioned the fitness of Luke Shaw.
Roger Federer served up a tidy win over Sam Groth to ease into the third round of the US Open.
Chelsea striker Fernando Torres is set to end his miserable spell at Stamford Bridge by joining AC Milan on loan.
The Pumas claimed their second big scalp of the 2014 Curie Cup with a victory over the Sharks in Mbombela.
Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq won the toss and elected to bat in the series-deciding third and final ODI against Sri Lanka.
World no2 Simona Halep and two-time champ Venus Williams tumbled out of the US Open, but Maria Sharapova bucked the upset trend.
The Manchester City careers of Micah Richards, Scott Sinclair and John Guidetti appear to be over after manager Manuel Pellegrini said the trio were not part of the squad for this season.
Endurance swimmer Lewis Pugh is the first person to swim the seven seas of the ancient world.
Prosper Utseya became just the second Zimbabwean to take a hat-trick in an ODI but SA still pulled off a 61-run victory.
Golden Lions head coach Johan Ackermann has been forced to make several changes to his Currie Cup side for their match against the EP Kings.
Griquas coach Hawies Fourie has branded his side's Currie Cup match against the Free State Cheetahs as a do or die encounter.
Chelsea striker Diego Costa faces a race against time to be fit for Saturday's Premier League trip to Everton, manager Jose Mourinho said.
Graeme Swann reiterated his call to Alastair Cook to stand down as England's one-day captain and quit limited overs internationals completely.
Sevilla will face former winners Feyenoord plus Standard Liege of Belgium and HNK Rijeka of Croatia when they begin the defence of their Europa League trophy.
Prosper Utseya became just the second Zimbabwean to take a hat-trick in a ODI as South Africa were bowled out for 231.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is keeping a close eye on the transfer market but says finding a replacement for injured striker Olivier Giroud is not crucial.