Iago Aspas struck twice on his return from injury to earn Celta Vigo a crucial 3-2 win over Villarreal on Saturday, leaving them one point and one position behind their 17th-placed opponents in the La Liga standings.
Champions Leinster survived a serious fright from Irish rivals Ulster to move a step closer to a record fifth European Champions Cup title with a thrilling 21-18 quarter-final victory at the Aviva Stadium on Saturday.
Manchester City returned with a swagger from the international break on Saturday, resuming their quest for four trophies with another dominant 2-0 win at Fulham that thrust them back to the top of the Premier League.
Kenya's Hellen Obiri made athletics history on Saturday when she won the IAAF World Cross Country Championships in Aarhus, Denmark, to become the first woman to lift world titles indoors, outdoors and at cross country.
Babcock International Group, the company which maintains the UK's fleet of nuclear submarines, is lining up a director of Rolls-Royce to become its next chairman in a landmark appointment for British industry.