Khabib mocks Conor McGregor over comeback win against 'finished' Cowboy Cerrone (VIDEO)

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov has hit out at heated rival Conor McGregor for taking a fight against Donald Cerrone and not a more robust challenger like Justin Gaethje in his comeback last month.

Manchester City appeal against two-year Champions League ban confirmed

The Court of Arbitration for Sport has confirmed Manchester City’s appeal against the club’s two-year ban from the Champions League. The court said it was unable to put a timeframe on when the dispute will be resolved by, with City’s involvement in Uefa competitions next season hanging in the balance.

Heather Knight pleased to 'finally do the business' with maiden T20 hundred

Captain Knight led by example as her unbeaten 108 off 66 balls – the fourth ton in the history of the tournament – helped England to a record-breaking 98-run victory over debutants Thailand

Tokyo Olympics 'going ahead' despite Japan suspending sporting events over coronavirus

President Shinzo Abe has asked for a suspension on all major sporting and cultural events to stem the spread of coronavirus, but government insists Olympic Games remains scheduled as planned

Setien explains why second leg against Napoli will be easier

The Blaugrana earned a 1-1 draw in Naples thanks to Antoine Griezmann’s away goal to cancel out the opener from Dries Mertens

Tyson Fury considering pay-off to Deontay Wilder to step aside and enable Anthony Joshua fight

Former WBC heavyweight champion Wilder has given his intention to activate a rematch clause against Fury but promoter Frank Warren has opened the door to the American stepping aside to allow a unification bout with Joshua to take place first

China postpones April Volvo Golf Open over coronavirus outbreak:...

The China Golf Association said the yearly Volvo Golf Open which was due to be held at the end of April will be postponed, the official Xinhua news agency said on Wednesday.

Andy Murray makes worrying admission over hip rehabilitation

The Scot has not played since last November’s Davis Cup finals with the problem still not clear

Lampard sets Chelsea challenge for second leg against Bayern

The Bavarians totally dominated the Blues to inflict a heavy defeat and all but secure their place in the quarter-finals

LeBron James outplays Zion Williamson as Lakers top Pelicans

LOS ANGELES — LeBron James had 40 points and eight rebounds in his first career meeting with Zion Williamson while leading the Los Angeles Lakers to their sixth straight victory, 118-109 over the N…

New Islander Jean-Gabriel Pageau biggest bright spot in tough loss

It was going to take a lot for the excitement of trade-deadline day to be sucked out of the Islanders’ locker room. But the Rangers did their absolute best, taking a 4-3 victory over the Islanders …

Rangers’ Alexandar Georgiev steps up when it matters most

It is tempting to say that Tuesday night’s showdown at the Coliseum against the Islanders represented the first meaningful post-deadline game of Alexandar Georgiev’s career. The problem with that s…