Arsenal’s Theo Walcott celebrates scoring their sixth goal during the League Cup fourth round 7-5 win over Reading at the Madejski Stadium in October 2012. Photograph: Scott Heavey/Getty Images

(...) playing table tennis, was to witness a relaxed club on the up. So it seemed. But the Premier League was(...)

Retired tennis player Li Na was one of the most popular winners in Shanghai, picking up the exceptional achievement award. Photograph: Feng Li/Getty Images for Laureus

(...) night went to a heavily pregnant Li Na, the tennis star who took the exceptional achievement gong and(...)

Legal eagle: Brian O’Donnell hopes the Supreme Court will grant an appeal to the ruling that he and his wife, Dr Mary Pat O’Donnell, must leave the Killiney mansion. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

(...) pool and tennis court, plus an indoor gym and a sauna. It was the home of the former solicitor Brian O(...)

Jamie Heaslip and Leinster are determined to learn from their mistakes last year when they face Toulon at the Stade Velodrome on Sunday. Photograph: Inpho
The Morning Sports Briefing
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  • April 17, 2015, 08:31

(...).45) Edinburgh v N-G DragonsTennisSky Sports 3, 9.30am-5.30pm, ATP Monte-Carlo MastersCricket Sky Sports 2 from 2(...)

David Luiz lies prone on the ground during PSG’s 3-1 Champions League quater-final defeat to Barcelona. Photograph: Reuters
The Morning Sports Briefing
  • Sport
  • April 16, 2015, 08:41

(...), China Shenzhen International Sky Sports 4, 8pm-11pm, Harbour Town RBC Heritage Tennis Sky Sports 3(...)

Just off Appian Way, Winton Road is a special spot. Overlooking the Fitzwilliam Lawn Tennis Club(...)

Arnold Bax: poet and composer was drawn to Ireland

(...) improvised a cricket bat from a piece of floorboard and, with a tennis ball deputising for the real thing(...)

Former basketball player Yao Ming of China and actor Bill Murray at the start of the 2015 Laureus World Sports Awards show at the Shanghai Grand Theatre. Photograph: Ian Walton/Getty Images

(...), the tennis star who took the exceptional achievement gong and who arrived at the venue in the Mercedes(...)

Winner of last year’s French Open Spain’s  Rafael Nadal. Photograph: Getty Images

Tennis Federation has announced. The singles champions will each receive €1.8 million, around €150(...)

Steffon Armitage faces a race to be fit for Toulon’s European Champions Cup semi-final against Leinster on Sunday. Photograph: Inpho
The Morning Sports Briefing
  • Sport
  • April 14, 2015, 08:35

Setanta from 7.30pm, Sky Sports 1 from 7.40pm Champions League Quarter-final, (7.45) Juventus v MonacoTennis(...)