Photojournalist Chris Morris is escorted by police during the Donald Trump rally on Monday. Photograph: Steve Helber/AP

A Donald Trump rally in Virginia was repeatedly disrupted on Monday by protesters, including some from the Black Lives Matter movement. It was a st(...)

A half century from Chris Morris gave South Africa a thrilling victory over England in the fourth ODI. Photograph: AFP

Root ensured England overcame their middle-order implosion. Then Woakes, in his first match of the series, was impressive in his first spell and mig(...)

England fast bowler Steven Finn in action during the first day of the third Test against South Africa at Wanderers Stadium  in Johannesburg. Photograph: Julian Finney/Getty Images

Third Test, day one: South Africa 267-7 Until a frustrating unbroken eighth-wicket partnership of 42 against the second new ball, England had fought (...)

England’s Jonny Bairstow looks down as he waits the results from the third empire with team member Moeen Ali during the second test against South Africa at Newlands. Photo: Schalk van Zuydam/Getty Images

England 629-6 dec & 159-6; South Africa 627-7 dec The record books will show that this was a match that ended in a draw without the third innings(...)

South Africa’s Hashim Amla  plays a shot as England’s James Taylor looks on during the second Test match in Cape Town, South Africa. Photograph: Mike Hutchings/Reuters

If the first Test in Abu Dhabi a couple of months ago taught us anything it is that when it comes to the fifth day of a seemingly dead match, nothing(...)

Ben Stokes hit a sensational 258 to put England in the driving seat of the second Test against South Africa at Newlands, Cape Town. Photograph: Getty

Sometimes it pays to just fasten the seat belt, sit back and enjoy the ride. And what a ride it has been. In to bat on a hat-trick, Ben Stokes produce(...)

Ben Stokes was 74* as England reached stumps on day one of the second Test against South Africa on 317-5. Photograph: Reuters

First Test Day one: England 317-5 (England win toss and bat first) Ben Stokes unleashed some powerful late hitting as England ended day one of the (...)

 Hardus Viljoen: called up as cover for Kyle Abbott as he is struggling with a hamstring injury. Photograph: Getty Images

South Africa have added bowler Hardus Viljoen to their squad for the second Test with England in Cape Town. The Proteas, who were soundly beaten in (...)

In the old days we circled our favourite shows in newspaper television listings (ask your grandparents about these) and made ourselves available by(...)

“It’s not nice and you feel like you’ve let people down . . . it is terrible to go through and you just have to accept it,” says Wolves striker Kevin Doyle, who has been relegated three times in his career. Photograph: Getty.

Preparing to leave Burnley’s Gawthorpe Hall training ground after another morning workout, Stephen Ward flashes a wide grin having shared a joke with (...)