from: BBC News Mark Selby and Mark Williams say they “agree” with and “stand by” Shaun Murphy’s criticism of amateurs playing in professional tournaments.
Serena Williams says the case of Chinese player Peng Shuai “must be investigated” and urged people “not to stay silent” about her welfare. from: BBC News
Retired NFL running back Frank Gore and ex-NBA point guard Deron Williams will meet in a heavyweight boxing match on the undercard of Tommy Fury’s fight with YouTuber Jake Paul. from: BBC News
The tennis star tells 5 Live’s Rick Edwards she hopes future generations don’t have to focus “on the colour of their skin”.
Sonny Bill Williams says winning the New Zealand heavyweight boxing title eclipses anything he achieved during a stellar cross-code rugby career. from: BBC News
Williams have announced plans to be climate positive by 2030, as the sport advances into becoming more sustainable. from: BBC News
The actor died after overdosing on a combination of fentanyl, p-fluorofentanyl, heroin and cocaine.
The 54-year-old died from a suspected drug overdose in his New York flat, media reports say. from: BBC News
Novak Djokovic is the centre of attention as he bids to win an historic 21st Grand Slam men’s title at a US Open missing some of the big-name stars. from: BBC News
from: BBC News Six-time champion Serena Williams becomes the latest high-profile player to pull out of next week’s US Open.
Seven-time singles Grand Slam champion Venus Williams crashes out of the Chicago Women’s Open in the first round after being handed a wildcard. from: BBC News
from: BBC News The artworks, by one of Wales’ most renowned artists, are described as “a truly wonderful find”.
Britain’s Jodie Williams wins her heat to join Shaunae Miller-Uibo and Allyson Felix in the 400m semi-finals, with fellow Briton Ama Pipi also qualifying as a fastest loser.
She has voice-trained Amy Winehouse, Jennifer Hudson and reckons she can help anyone to sing. from: BBC News
from: BBC News Great Britain’s Lauren Williams is guaranteed a medal in the women’s -67kg taekwondo competition at Tokyo 2020.