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Michael Appleton and Oxford United well set despite penalty trauma

Oxford United wasted their third penalty out of four on Saturday on their way to a 0-0 draw with Morecambe at the Kassam. Kemar Roofe won it and fluffed it midway through the second half. In conjunction with other results it means the clubs sit side by side, sixth and seventh, in League Two, five …

Soccer

Photographer captures drone footage of beluga whales gathering in Canada's Northwest Passage

Stunning drone footage of beluga whales and swimming polar bears in Canada's Northwest Passage goes viral<p>A drone photographer's efforts to beautifully capture the wildlife and natural surroundings of Canada's Northern Passage haven't gone amiss.<p>Drone footage shot by Arctic Watch …

Whales

Rugby World Cup: Why New Zealand vs Australia will be decided by the battle of the No6s

Scott Fardy for Australia and New Zealand's Jerome Kaino may go largely unnoticed - but they will be the key figures in Saturday's final at Twickenham<p>Much of the talk before Saturday’s Rugby World Cup final will doubtless focus on the superstars in the respective back rows, Richie McCaw and Kieran …

England's Sam Burgess given time out by Bath to 'consider future in rugby union' as he ponders rugby league return

Speculation has increased in Australia that 26-year-old rugby league convert is going to return to the South Sydney Rabbitohs<p>In a move that will have serious repercussions for the future of England head coach Stuart Lancaster, reports indicate that Sam Burgess’s career in union is over after he was …

Rugby World Cup

Remembering Jonah Lomu Rugby, the greatest computer game the sport has ever seen

Can the 1997 Playstation classic ever be bettered?<p>Rugby union has enjoyed its professional era for twenty years - welcoming with muscular open arms the fields of sports science, technology, law changes and commercialism - but some things it has found rather difficult to improve on. Take, for …

Harlequins director of rugby Conor O'Shea says club will never break salary cap while he remains in charge

Conor O'Shea, the Harlequins director of rugby, reveals his club were not investigated for breaking Premiership salary cap rules<p>Harlequins have revealed they were not placed under investigation for breaking the salary cap, as pressure mounted on all remaining Aviva Premiership clubs to do the …

Rugby pitchside concussion test could be available within five years

A pitchside test to determine concussion could be available within five years after academics began work on a study hoping to use examination of a rugby player’s eye to detect the brain injury within a matter of seconds.<p>Using equipment already available in hospitals or at opticians, the study, …

Rugby World Cup

The appointment of gay referee Nigel Owens for the Rugby World Cup final is a breakthrough moment

Sexuality should not be relevant in sport and Owens is rugby's best official - but the political significance of his appointment should not be overlooked<p>Nigel Owens’ sexuality is irrelevant - and his business alone. One day society might evolve to a point where such matters fail to make the news. …

Hannah Cockroft top of the world after leading GB medal sweep in 800m

Hannah Cockroft led a British sweep of the medals in the women’s T34 800m final at the IPC Athletics World Championships in Doha.<p>Cockroft claimed her second gold ahead of Mel Nicholls and the 14-year-old Kare Adenegan on a profitable day in Qatar for Great Britain.<p>The Paralympic champion, Richard …

United Kingdom

Mercedes F1 team to act to avoid repeat of Spa 2014 fallout

Mercedes motorsport boss Toto Wolff says his team must act to ensure Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg's United States GP clash does not replicate the …

What was said when Lewis Hamilton quit McLaren to join Mercedes

A trip down memory lane for all the reaction to Lewis Hamilton's bombshell defection from his boyhood team three years ago...<p><i>When Lewis Hamilton</i> …

Rosberg, Massa, and the art of losing

Oct 27, 2015<p>• A freelance contributor to ESPN<br>• Specialises in business, politics, and keyboard rants<br>• Member of the F1 travelling circus since …

'Best car' jibe not fair on Hamilton

Oct 27, 2015<p>• Previously worked in rugby union and British Superbikes<br>• History graduate from Reading University<br>• Joined ESPNF1 in February 2014<p>Alain …

Lewis Hamilton: Three-time F1 world champion in numbers

Lewis Hamilton became only the 10th driver in Formula 1 history to win at least three world titles with victory at the United States Grand Prix on Sunday.

Motor Racing

Analysis: Which were the right and wrong calls in US GP thriller? // F1 News // James Allen on F1 – The official James Allen website on F1

The US Grand Prix will long be remembered as a classic Grand Prix with multiple changes of leader and countless reversals of fortune.<p>It was another …

High scoring Sergio Perez hits Mexico in the form of his Formula 1 life // F1 News // James Allen on F1 – The official James Allen website on F1

Sergio Perez is enjoying the best form of his career in 2015, as Formula 1 prepares to return to his home country of Mexico this weekend.<p>Since the …

Have F1's engine makers become too powerful?

Are Bernie Ecclestone, Max Mosley and Adam Parr right to speak out against the increasing power and influence of F1's engine manufacturers?<p>Bernie …

Driver gossip

The announcement in Austin that Jolyon Palmer will be one of the Lotus F1 drivers next year was something of a surprise. There are only three seats …

McLaren explains why it won't allow Red Bull-Honda deal

Oct 28, 2015<p>• Joined ESPN in 2009<br>• An FIA accredited F1 journalist since 2011<p>Eric Boullier says McLaren does not want to share its Honda engine …

Motorsport

FIA forging ahead with Mercedes' 'halo' canopy evaluation

The FIA has revealed more details about the tests it will conduct to increase cockpit safety in motorsport following the death of IndyCar racer …

Lewis Hamilton has peaked and five titles may be his considerable level

How long can Lewis Hamilton continue to perform at his current, astonishing level? My own view is that Hamilton is not a star so much as a supernova – that stellar explosion that briefly outshines the galaxy before fading from view. And Hamilton shines very brightly indeed.<p>This is not to suggest …

Motor Racing

England players will suffer burn-out if summer tours in World Cup seasons aren't scrapped, says Richard Cockerill

Brutal schedule compounded by three-Test tour to Australia next summer meaning some England players will have only received a couple of weeks off<p>Richard Cockerill, the Leicester director of rugby, has called for summer tours to be scrapped in World Cup seasons after warning that the playing load …

Sepp Blatter Admits FIFA Awarded 2018 World Cup to Russia Before Vote Took Place

Link to Media<p>Suspended FIFA president Sepp Blatter has indicated that it was decided the 2018 World Cup would be hosted by Russia before the voting even took place.<p>Blatter also revealed that it was "agreed" the World Cup would return to the USA in 2022 before UEFA chief Michel Platini angled for …

Soccer