Maverick Vinales secured pole position for the opening grand prix of the 2019 MotoGP season in Qatar on Saturday but only after dramatic sessions which featured a series of crashes, headed by two spills for Jorge Lorenzo.
U.S. women's national soccer team coach Jill Ellis threw her support behind her players on Saturday after all 28 members of the reigning World Cup champions' squad filed a suit against U.S. Soccer for gender discrimination.
West Bromwich Albion sacked their head coach Darren Moore on Saturday despite the club sitting fourth in England's second-tier Championship, still right in the hunt for promotion to the Premier League.
Raheem Sterling's hat-trick in Manchester City's 3-1 win over Watford lifted the champions four points clear at the top of the Premier League after Tottenham Hotspur's challenge faltered again with a 2-1 loss at Southampton on Saturday.
Atletico Madrid kept up their pursuit of La Liga leaders Barcelona by beating Leganes 1-0 at home on Saturday as coach Diego Simeone rotated his squad in preparation for next week's Champions League game against Juventus.