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  • Five things we learned from this weekend's Six Nations

    Five things we learned from this weekend's Six Nations

    England and Ireland inched closer to a NatWest 6 Nations title decider by extending their 100 per cent records at the weekend. Here, Press Association Sport looks at five things we learned from the action in round two. Rugby's video technology is...

  • Watch: Norway's Lundby flies through blizzard to take gold

    Watch: Norway's Lundby flies through blizzard to take gold

    Maren Lundby of Norway outsoared her rivals on a night of snow, wind and biting cold to win the women's Olympic ski jumping competition on Monday. The 23-year-old put in a final jump of 110 metres on the normal hill at the Alpensia Ski Jumping...

  • Watch: Wust powers to 1,500m gold for record 10th medal

    Watch: Wust powers to 1,500m gold for record 10th medal

    Dutch speed skater Ireen Wust secured her place in history by claiming a record 10th Olympic speed skating medal when she surged to gold in the women's 1,500 metres at the Gangneung Oval on Monday. Wust, who is the first Dutch athlete to win five...

  • Watch: Canadian Kingsbury takes moguls gold

    Watch: Canadian Kingsbury takes moguls gold

    Canada’s Mikael Kingsbury demolished the field to win Olympic gold in the men’s moguls at Phoenix Snow Park on Monday. Matt Graham of Australia clinched the silver medal and Japan’s Daichi Hara took bronze. Kingsbury, a silver medallist four years...

  • Watch: Fourcade storms to victory in men's pursuit

    Watch: Fourcade storms to victory in men's pursuit

    Martin Fourcade of France stormed to victory in the men's Olympic 12.5km biathlon pursuit on Monday, surging clear after the third shoot to repeat his success in Sochi four years ago and claim his third Olympic gold medal. Swedish prodigy...

  • Germany's Dahlmeier cruises to pursuit gold

    Germany's Dahlmeier cruises to pursuit gold

    Germany's Laura Dahlmeier held her nerve in the howling wind, putting in an almost flawless shooting performance to win the women's 10km biathlon pursuit in a time of 30.35 minutes on Monday and claim her second gold of the Pyeongchang...

  • Pellicano qualifies for U-16 Madrid Open

    Pellicano qualifies for U-16 Madrid Open

    Helene Pellicano has booked her place in the Mutua Madrid Open U-16 after she won the qualifying tournament which was played at the Sporting Club Tenis in Valencia last weekend. The 15-year-old, who is currently the highest ranked Maltese player...

  • Anderson retains snowboard slopestyle gold in challenging wind

    Anderson retains snowboard slopestyle gold in challenging wind

    Sochi champion Jamie Anderson of the United States battled challenging cross winds that had delayed the start of the final to win her second successive Olympic gold in the women's snowboard slopestyle at the Pyeongchang Games on Monday. The start...

  • Watch: NBA roundup: James, retooled Cavs roll in Boston

    Watch: NBA roundup: James, retooled Cavs roll in Boston

    On the day the Celtics retired Paul Pierce's number, LeBron James stole the spotlight, leading the new-look Cleveland Cavaliers to a 121-99 victory against former teammate Kyrie Irving and host Boston on Sunday. James had 24 points, 10 assists and...

  • Pellegrin forced to wait as giant slalom switched to Thursday

    Pellegrin forced to wait as giant slalom switched to Thursday

    Malta's Elise Pellegrin debut at the Pyeongchang Olympics was forced to wait as a second attempt to get the Alpine skiing underway failed on Monday when the women's giant slalom was postponed because of high winds, adding to the scheduling woes of...

  • Watch: Canada win figure skating team gold

    Watch: Canada win figure skating team gold

    Canada took gold in the team figure skating event on Monday after stellar performances by Gabrielle Daleman and Patrick Chan, who landed two quads early in his free skate on his way to finally earn an Olympic gold. After the women's free skate,...

  • We have embarked on the right path, says Gatt

    We have embarked on the right path, says Gatt

    It has been a remarkable 15 days for the women’s national teams as the senior side bounced back from a narrow defeat to Estonia when they cantered to a 4-1 win over the former Soviet Republic nation. The senior national team’s victory over...

  • Liverpool canter to 2-0 victory at Southampton

    Liverpool canter to 2-0 victory at Southampton

    Liverpool closed to within two points of second-placed Manchester United with a comfortable 2-0 victory at relegation-haunted Southampton on Sunday. Roberto Firmino fired Liverpool ahead after seven minutes after being set up by Mohamed Salah and...

  • What to look out for in the women's giant slalom

    What to look out for in the women's giant slalom

    After the postponement of the men's downhill, the women's giant slalom will open the Alpine skiing programme at the Pyeongchang Olympics on Monday. Here is a brief guide to the event: WHEN IS IT? There are two runs on Monday (from Sunday night to...

  • Barcelona stumble in dull draw with Getafe

    Barcelona stumble in dull draw with Getafe

    La Liga leaders Barcelona failed to break down Getafe in a dull 0-0 league draw on Sunday, leaving the Catalans seven points clear at the top of the table. Philippe Coutinho came close with a long range effort which was tipped wide by Vicente...

  • France drought continues with Scotland defeat

    France drought continues with Scotland defeat

    France's dismal run continued when they failed to win for the eighth consecutive time in a 32-26 defeat against Scotland in the Six Nations at Murrayfield on Sunday. Scotland prevailed thanks to tries by Sean Maitland and Huw Jones with man of the...

  • Inter overcome nine-man Bologna as teenager Karamoh opens account for club

    Inter overcome nine-man Bologna as teenager Karamoh opens account for club

    Yann Karamoh's first goal for Inter settled their fraught 2-1 victory over nine-man Bologna at San Siro. The 19-year-old forward, an Ivory Coast-born France Under-21 international, was making his first Serie A start for the Nerazzurri and some of...

  • Ritchie earns Newcastle shock victory over Man. United

    Ritchie earns Newcastle shock victory over Man. United

    Matt Ritchie lifted the gloom on Tyneside with the winner in Newcastle United's crucial 1-0 victory over Manchester United in the Premier League on Sunday -- their first three-point haul at home since October. Newcastle had fallen into the bottom...

  • Five to watch at the Winter Olympics on February 12 - Day 3

    Five to watch at the Winter Olympics on February 12 - Day 3

    SKI-JUMPING (1350 GMT+1) Japan's Sara Takanashi seeks Olympic redemption in the women's normal hill competition. Takanashi went to Sochi four years ago as the dominant force in the sport, but had to settle for fourth place. Norway's Maren Lundby...

  • Laffont wins moguls gold for France

    Laffont wins moguls gold for France

    France’s Perrine Laffont clinched gold in the women’s moguls at Pyeongchang’s Phoenix Snow Park on Sunday. She out-performed 2014 champion Justine Dufour-Lapointe of Canada, who claimed silver while Kazakhstan’s Yulia Galysheva finished with...