World number 837 Romero birdies 18th to win BMW International

BMW International final leaderboard -17 A Romero (Arg); -16 R Bland (Eng), S Garcia (Spa), T Detry (Bel); -14 R Karlberg (Swe) -13 T Fleetwood (Eng), R Paratore (Ita) Selected others: -11 H Stenson (Swe); -9 J Donaldson (Wal) S Henry (Sco); -8 A Chesters (Eng); -6 A Wall (Eng) Full leaderboard World number 837…

I'm going after hurdles world record – McLeod

Olympic gold medallist Omar McLeod is focusing on the 110m hurdles world record after setting a Jamaican national record with a time of 12.90 seconds. American Aries Merritt’s world record stands at 12.80 and McLeod said he hopes to break it before the London World Championships in August. McLeod, 23, has races in Paris and…

India shock England in World Cup opener – highlights & report

Media playback is not supported on this device ICC Women’s World Cup, Derby: India 281-3 (50 overs): Mandhana 90, Raut 86, Raj 71, Knight 2-41 England 246 (47.2 overs): Wilson 81, Knight 46 India won by 35 runs Scorecard England were stunned on the opening day of the Women’s World Cup, losing by 35 runs…

Women's World Cup 2017: Cricket on upwards curve – Charlotte Edwards

Media playback is not supported on this device Cricket is “leading the way in women’s sport”, says former England captain Charlotte Edwards. The International Cricket Council has doubled prize money for the World Cup to $ 2m (£1.5m) and plans to “move towards equality within 15 years”. “The ICC have to be applauded for the…

World number 70 Vekic shocks Konta to win Nottingham Open

Croatia’s Donna Vekic shocked British number one Johanna Konta to win the Nottingham Open final. The world number 70 came recovered from a disappointing first set to win 2-6 7-6 (7-3) 7-5 in temperatures of 30C. Konta, 26, looked on course for her first grass title on home soil, but struggled with Vekic’s baseline hitting…