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…

US Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton called to face media in Austin

Lewis Hamilton has been called to appear at the drivers’ news conference for this weekend’s US Grand Prix – two weeks after he criticised its format. The Mercedes driver came under scrutiny over his behaviour at the same media event in Japan, during which he gave short answers and played on his phone. He also…

Brailsford 'not proud' over handling of media claims

Media playback is not supported on this device Team Sky boss Sir Dave Brailsford has said that his handling of the media following allegations against his team has made things a “damn sight worse”. Brailsford, 52, defended five-time Olympic champion Sir Bradley Wiggins after details of his therapeutic use exemptions (TUEs) were made public. Wiggins…

Media are 'disrespectful' – Hamilton walks out of news conference

Lewis Hamilton says he is going to minimise his appearances at news conferences over what he says is a lack of respect from the media. The move follows criticism he received for his behaviour in a news conference. In it, Hamilton posted images of himself and a fellow driver on Snapchat with bunny faces and…