“Ask and ye shall receive,” Tyson Fury told the Sky person. “I asked for a win. God gave me this win.” Photograph: Action Images via  Reuters/Lee Smith Livepic

Inclement, that. Indeed, every soul who ventured out to club championship games yesterday should be nominated for Sports Personality of the Y(...)

Serena Williams poses with the Daphne Akhurst Memorial Cup after winning the  Australian Open in Melbourne. Photograph: Thomas Peter/Reuters

‘It’s inconceivable to think that Maria Sharapova could lose to anybody 16 times in a row, it’s impossible,” the BBC’s John Lloyd told Sue Barker befo(...)

Victoria Beckham and Samuel L Jackson: Wimbledon buddies. Photograph:  Matthew Stockman/Getty Images

Just when you reckoned there was no sporting life outside the World Cup, along comes Serbia v Switzerland at Wimbledon where, apparently, a tennis tou(...)

La Residencia, Mallorca
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La Residencia, Deia, MallorcaHotel-laresidencia.comFormerly four fincas on a mountain above the Med, this hotel was converted by Richard Branson (who (...)