February 9, 2019

Cricket – England take first day honours against West Indies

Ben Stokes and Jos Buttler compiled an unbeaten fifth-wicket stand of 124 to guide England to 231 for four at the close on day one of the third test against West Indies in St Lucia.
February 9, 2019

Inter score first Serie A goal this year, beat Parma

Substitute Lautaro Martinez scored Inter Milan's first Serie A goal this year to give them a much-needed 1-0 win at Parma on Saturday.
February 9, 2019

PSG’s Cavani injured ahead of Man United game

Edinson Cavani is a major doubt for Paris St Germain's Champions League clash with Manchester United after picking up a thigh injury in his team's 1-0 Ligue 1 win over Girondins de Bordeaux on Saturday.
February 9, 2019

Emery defiant as leaky Arsenal fail to convince again

Arsenal’s 2-1 triumph at Huddersfield was their fifth away Premier League win of the season -- having won four in the whole of the last campaign -- but the manner of victory suggested much improvement is still needed.
February 9, 2019

Horse racing – Cheltenham concerns after equine flu outbreak

(This Feb 8 story has been refiled to correct attendance figure in paragraph three, date of Grand National in paragraph tenth.)
February 9, 2019

Wasteful Napoli held 0-0 at Fiorentina

Second-placed Napoli wasted half a dozen clearcut chances as they were held 0-0 at Fiorentina in Serie A on Saturday, their fourth successive away game in all competitions without scoring.
February 9, 2019

Wood helps Burnley earn win at Brighton to move clear of bottom three

A double from Chris Wood helped Burnley earn a 3-1 victory over Brighton & Hove Albion on Saturday, a win that steered Burnley three points clear of the Premier League relegation zone.
February 9, 2019

Lotto results for Saturday, February 9: National Lottery winning numbers from the latest draw

Tonight's National Lottery Lotto jackpot is well over £7m
February 9, 2019

Lacklustre Wales see off Italy, equal record win streak

Wales struggled to overpower Italy 26-15 in the Six Nations on Saturday, notching up a record-equalling 11th straight victory to become the first Welsh team to enjoy such a win streak in over a century but failing to sparkle.
February 9, 2019

Liverpool cruise back to the summit, United surge on

Liverpool needed an afternoon to calm their Premier League title jitters after a couple of stumbles and thanks to an obliging Bournemouth side they got their wish as a 3-0 victory lifted them back to the top of the table.
February 9, 2019

Dortmund lose three-goal lead to draw with Hoffenheim

Bundesliga leaders Borussia Dortmund inexplicably surrendered a three-goal lead in the second half to draw 3-3 against Hoffenheim on Saturday as their advantage at the top was cut to five points.
February 9, 2019

Cavani injured as PSG beat Bordeaux in Ligue 1

Paris St Germain’s 1-0 win against Girondins de Bordeaux in Ligue 1 on Saturday was marred by the news that striker Edinson Cavani could miss their Champions League trip to Manchester United through injury.