India book Champions Trophy final date with Pakistan – video & report

India book Champions Trophy final date with Pakistan – video & report

Media playback is not supported on this device Champions Trophy semi-final, Edgbaston Bangladesh 264-7 (50 overs): Tamim 70, Mushfiqur 61, Jadhav 2-22 India 261-1 (40.1 overs): Rohit 123 not out, Kohli 96 not out, Dhawan 46 India won by nine wickets Scorecard India cruised past Bangladesh to set up a mouthwatering Champions Trophy final against fierce rivals Pakistan. Bangladesh looked likely to post a big total at Edgbaston, but from 154-2 they lost both Tamim…

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Highlights & report: Pakistan shock England to reach final

Highlights & report: Pakistan shock England to reach final

Media playback is not supported on this device Champions Trophy, semi-final, Cardiff: England 211 (49.5 overs): Root 46, Bairstow 43, Hasan 3-35 Pakistan 215-2 (37.1 overs): Azhar 76, Fakhar 57 Pakistan won by eight wickets Scorecard England’s Champions Trophy hopes were ended by an eight-wicket semi-final thrashing at the hands of Pakistan in Cardiff. England struggled on a slow pitch against some brilliant Pakistan bowling and fielding, mustering only 211. Fakhar Zaman’s 57 launched Pakistan’s…

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Scotland and England draw after three goals in final six minutes

Scotland and England draw after three goals in final six minutes

Harry Kane’s injury-time equaliser rescued England from a late collapse after Scotland threatened to secure a dramatic victory in their World Cup qualifier at Hampden Park. Substitute Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain’s close-range finish after 70 minutes looked to have put England on course for three points that would have cemented their position at the top of Group F – only for Scotland to turn a largely undistinguished game upside down in the closing moments. Celtic’s Leigh Griffiths…

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England beat Italy to reach U20 World Cup final for first time

England beat Italy to reach U20 World Cup final for first time

England reached the final of the Under-20 World Cup for the first time by coming from behind to beat Italy. Paul Simpson’s side dominated the second half with new Liverpool striker Dominic Solanke scoring twice through a calm equaliser and a long-range strike. Everton’s Ademola Lookman netted the second, tucking home a finish from six yards out on 77 minutes. England will play Venezuela, who beat Uruguay, in Sunday’s final in South Korea (kick-off 11:00…

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General election: Leaders tour country in final appeal for votes

General election: Leaders tour country in final appeal for votes

Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn are stressing core themes as they and other party leaders criss-cross the UK in a last push for general election votes. The Tory leader said she was the only person who could “deliver for Britain” and negotiate the right Brexit deal. Warning of “five more years of Tory austerity”, Labour’s leader promised more spending on health and education. The Lib Dems are focusing on Remain-voting target seats while UKIP says…

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BGT final moved to avoid clash with Ariana Grande gig

BGT final moved to avoid clash with Ariana Grande gig

ITV has moved the final of Britain’s Got Talent so it won’t clash with Ariana Grande’s benefit concert in Manchester on Sunday. The broadcaster will now broadcast the BGT final at 19:30 BST on Saturday, when it was originally due to show the British Soap Awards. A spokesman said ITV had “no desire to distract from the important cause” Grande’s concert is raising money for. ITV will instead broadcast the British Soap Awards on Tuesday…

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'We're numb' – Man Utd in sombre mood before Europa League final

'We're numb' – Man Utd in sombre mood before Europa League final

Manchester United fans and officials say Wednesday’s Europa League final against Ajax is secondary to the “pain and suffering” in the city since Monday’s Manchester Arena attack. The UK terror threat level has been raised to its highest level following the bombing, which killed 22 people. “I think what happened really put things into perspective,” said United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward. “Words don’t really do justice for how we all feel. We’re numb.” Sport to…

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Champions League places up for grabs on Premier League's final day

Champions League places up for grabs on Premier League's final day

Manchester City, Liverpool and Arsenal will compete for England’s final two Champions League places as the Premier League season finishes on Sunday. City can clinch third spot, and a place in the group stage, by winning at Watford, while Liverpool will secure at least fourth by beating Middlesbrough. But Arsenal can sneak into the top four if one of their rivals slips up and they beat Everton at Emirates Stadium. All 20 teams are in…

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