Gareth Southgate suffered his first defeat in charge of England as Lukas Podolski's spectacular second-half winner provided a fitting farewell to his Germany career in Dortmund.

England will not face New Zealand this year after a game between the All Blacks and the Barbarians at Twickenham on 4 November was confirmed.

Spain's Alejandro Valverde responded to losing the lead of the Volta a Catalunya because of a team penalty by winning the third stage on Wednesday.

Manchester City will play Manchester United in a pre-season friendly in the United States on 20 July.

Chris Froome lost 46 seconds on Volta a Catalunya rival Alejandro Valverde as the Spaniard's Movistar team won stage two's team time trial.

Katie Taylor will continue her push towards a shot at a world title by facing former IBF super-featherweight challenger Milena Koleva on Saturday.

Leicester striker Jamie Vardy says he has received death threats and his family have been targeted since Claudio Ranieri was sacked as manager.

Five cricketers provisionally suspended as part of an anti-corruption inquiry have been barred from leaving Pakistan.

The crisis is over. At least that is how it seems on the eve of arguably the most important Formula 1 season for a long time.

Brunei Darussalam National Games Futsal and two matches were played last night with Belait District and Temburong District teams emerging as winners.  The two fixtures took place at the Multi-purpose Hall of the Hassanal Bolkiah National Sports Complex in Berakas.

Manchester City and Liverpool had to settle for a point apiece as they battled out a thrilling draw at Etihad Stadium.

Lionel Messi struck twice as Barcelona beat 10-man Valencia in a thrilling match to move two points behind La Liga leaders Real Madrid.

Australian Open champion Roger Federer beat Stan Wawrinka 6-4 7-5 in an all-Swiss final to win the BNP Paribas Open - his fifth Indian Wells triumph.

In the badminton event, the Brunei Muara District and Tutong District contingents will meet in the final of the team category after winning in their respective semi-final matches this afternoon. In the semi-final match at Court 1, the Brunei Muara District team in purple went up against the Royal Brunei Armed Forces Sports Council, MS-ABDB.

Leicester City have been drawn against Spanish side Atletico Madrid in their maiden Champions League quarter-final.

A cycling anti-doping body is investigating claims by British rider Josh Edmondson that Team Sky covered up his use of banned injections.

England completed a Women's Six Nations Grand Slam by beating a physical Ireland 34-7 at rainy Donnybrook.

Manchester City are out of the Champions League after Monaco struck late to seal a thrilling away-goals victory, which ended 6-6 on aggregate.

A bid from UK cities to jointly host the 2022 Commonwealth Games would be considered by Games chiefs.

Great Britain are sending their "best possible teams" to the IAAF World Relays in the Bahamas in April.