Australian Open: Organisers defend heat policy after extreme temperatures

Alize Cornet had her blood pressure taken on court after struggling in the high temperaturesAustralian Open organisers have defended the decision not to stop play for extreme temperatures during the…

Svitolina ends 15-year-old Kostyuk's dream run

Kostyuk was the first player born in 2002 to play in the main draw of a Grand Slam2018 Australian OpenDates: 15-28 January Venue: Melbourne ParkCoverage: Watch highlights on BBC Two,…

Australian Open: Kyle Edmund through in exdtrenme heat

The players suffered as temperatures soared to 40C in Melbourne2018 Australian OpenDates: 15-28 January Venue: Melbourne ParkCoverage: Watch highlights on BBC Two, the BBC Sport website and app from 20…

Newcastle United: Amanda Staveley still interested in takeover

Mike Ashley took charge of the club in 2007Businesswoman Amanda Staveley says she still wants to buy Newcastle United despite owner Mike Ashley ending £250m takeover talks this said in…

Roger Federer: Players ready to fight for more prize money

Roger Federer won last year's Australian Open after a six-month injury lay-off2018 Australian OpenDates:15-28 JanuaryVenue:Melbourne ParkCoverage:Watch highlights on BBC Two, the BBC Sport website and app. Live commentary on the…

Asensio's late volley gives Real Madrid a 1-0 win against Leganes

Marco Asensio has scored eight times for Real Madrid this seasonMarco Asensio scored a last-minute winner as a much-changed Real Madrid side won at Leganes in the first leg of…

Michael O'Neill: What would Northern Ireland boss bring to Scotland?

Michael O'Neill is weighing up whether to accept the Scotland job or stay with Northern IrelandScotland's pursuit of Michael O'Neill took a step forward on Thursday as the Scottish FA…

Ruben Loftus-Cheek: Crystal Palace midfielder 'out for months'

Loftus-Cheek has played 17 times for Palace this season, scoring Palace midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek could be ruled out for several months after manager Roy Hodgson said his ankle injury is…