Ben Stokes wins Wisden's leading cricketer of the year prize

England international Ben Stokes has been anointed the leading player on the planet by the esteemed cricket handbook Wisden Cricketers’ Almanack

Cycling ‘explodes’ into virtual world as crisis bites

Apps like Zwift have transported new, experienced and professional riders into virtual cycling worlds as the sport finds a futuristic distraction from reality

Canadian Grand Prix postponed due to coronavirus crisis

The Canadian Grand Prix has been postponed as the coronavirus continues to impact the Formula 1 calendar. Montreal was due to host the first race of the disrupted 2020 schedule, but Covid-19 has seen the event postponed. A statement on the official F1 website read: "We would have been honoured to host the first race on the 2020 Formula 1 World Cham

Canadian Grand Prix ninth race to be called off amid coronavirus crisis

The Canadian Grand Prix becomes the latest Formula 1 race to be postponed as a result of the coronavirus crisis.

Mercedes F1 team to start delivering 10,000 breathing aid devices to hospitals

Reigning F1 world champions have developed and produced a Continuous Positive Airway Pressure device with up to 1,000 being built each day at their High Performance Powertains technology centre using machines that build their race-winning engines

American wins golden toilet roll after 63-hour virtual ultramarathon

Participants had the option of running indoors on a treadmill or on an outdoors course and were linked via the video conferencing app Zoom throughout

American wins golden toilet roll after 63-hour virtual ultramarathon

American Michael Wardian was the last runner standing in the 'Quarantine Backyard Ultra' on Tuesday as the endurance athlete took the title after completing 422km in 63 hours.

Motor racing: IndyCar cancels two races in Detroit due to coronavirus outbreak

IndyCar cancelled a doubleheader race weekend in Detroit due to the novel coronavirus outbreak on Monday but added three events to the schedule, including a third race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS).

Liverpool handed Premier League title boost by UEFA president Aleksander Ceferin

Liverpool have a 25-point lead over Manchester City in the Premier League table and are two wins away from guaranteeing the title.

Triathlete loses virtual race after ‘idiot’ husband unplugs her bike

Mirinda Carfrae, a former triathlon world champion, was in second place in the Ironman VR Pro Challenge women’s race before the mishap

My favourite game: Sheff Utd v Nottm Forest, Division One play-off 2003

On a wild Thursday night, the Blades fell 2-0 down in the first half before staging a Paul Peschisolido-inspired fightback

Rick Pitino wins bet with son on Brock Lesnar-Drew McIntyre WrestleMania 36 match

Rick Pitino picked up his first win as Iona coach. His son Richard’s Minnesota team appears headed to New Rochelle to play the Gaels this season after dad won the two’s friendly WrestleMania 36 Twi…