David Duckenfield faces Hillsborough charges with five others

Media playback is unsupported on your device Former Ch Supt David Duckenfield faces 95 charges of manslaughter and five other senior figures will be prosecuted over the 1989 Hillsborough disaster. Mr Duckenfield was match commander at the FA Cup semi-final when 96 Liverpool fans were fatally injured in a crush. Ex-South Yorkshire Police (SYP) Ch…

Andy Murray faces Aljaz Bedene in Queen's Club first round

2017 Aegon Championships Venue: Queen’s Club, London Dates: 19-25 June Coverage: Comprehensive live coverage on BBC One, BBC Two, Red Button, Connected TV and online daily British world number one Andy Murray will face compatriot Aljaz Bedene in the Aegon Championships first round at Queen’s Club on Tuesday. Top seed and defending champion Murray beat…

Former tennis professional Dan Sanders faces sex charges

Former British tennis professional Dan Sanders has been charged with eight offences of sexual activity with a child. North Wales Police said a 42-year-old man from Wrexham was due to appear before town magistrates on 31 May. Mr Sanders played his last professional game in May 1996, and has more recently been coaching in Wales….

Moscon faces Team Sky hearing after racist abuse

Gianni Moscon faces a Team Sky disciplinary hearing on Monday after the Italian used racially abusive language towards FDJ rider Kevin Reza at the Tour de Romandie last week. Moscon was allowed to complete the race on Sunday, two days after the incident occurred at the end of Friday’s stage. The 23-year-old, who apologised to…

World Championship 2017: Judd Trump faces fine for refusing media after defeat

Media playback is not supported on this device Venue: The Crucible Theatre, Sheffield Dates: 15 April – 1 May Coverage: Watch live on BBC TV, BBC Red Button, Connected TVs, online and app. Judd Trump faces a fine from snooker bosses for refusing to fulfil his post-match media duties following his shock World Championship loss…

World Championships 2017: Mark Selby faces Fergal O'Brien in first round

Media playback is not supported on this device Defending champion Mark Selby will play Fergal O’Brien in the first round of the 2017 World Championship at the Crucible. Ireland’s O’Brien was the last qualifier for the tournament after winning the longest frame in snooker history in a final frame decider against David Gilbert. Five-time world…