Vettel could face more action over collision

Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel could face further punishment for his collision with Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton at the Azerbaijan Grand Prix. Governing body the FIA is to hold a meeting on 3 July to “further examine the causes of the incident to evaluate whether further action is necessary”. The outcome will be made public before the…

Justin Gatlin: US sprinter could face a final duel with Usain Bolt

American Justin Gatlin has set up the prospect of a final showdown in London with Usain Bolt after winning the 100m in the US World Championship trials. Gatlin powered through in 9.95 seconds ahead of compatriot Christian Coleman, the fastest man in the world so far this year, who finished in 9.98. Jamaica’s Bolt has…

Paul Pogba: Man Utd cleared by Fifa over deal but Juventus face charges

Manchester United have been cleared by Fifa of wrongdoing in the deal to sign Paul Pogba from Juventus last August. However, football’s world governing body will open disciplinary proceedings against the Italian champions after asking both clubs last month for “clarification on the deal”. The enquiry was believed to concern who was involved in the…

Younus Khan & Misbah-ul-Haq bow out of Test cricket as Pakistan face West Indies

Third Test, Dominica, day four: Pakistan 376 & 174-8 dec: Yasir 38 not out, Younus 35, Joseph 3-53 West Indies 247 (Chase 69, Abbas 5-46, Yasir 3-126) & 7-1 Pakistan lead by 296 runs Scorecard Pakistan skipper Misbah-ul-Haq and legendary batsman Younus Khan were honoured by team-mates and opponents as they played their final Test…

Nadal to face Djokovic in Madrid semi-finals

Four-time champion Rafael Nadal will take on two-time winner Novak Djokovic in the Madrid Open semi-finals after the Spaniard saw off David Goffin. Nadal, seeded fourth, beat the Belgian ninth seed 7-6 (7-3) 6-2 after Djokovic earlier had a walkover when Kei Nishikori withdrew with a wrist injury. In the other half of the draw,…

Holders Real to face Juve in Champions League final

Defending champions Real Madrid held off a spirited Atletico Madrid to set up a meeting with Juventus in next month’s Champions League final in Cardiff. Atletico, trailing 3-0 from the first leg, stormed into an early 2-0 lead on the night through Saul Niguez’s header and Antoine Griezmann’s cheeky penalty. But Real grabbed a vital…