Yorkshire was being hailed for its "extraordinary" pedigree at the Olympics last night, having already secured two golds and a silver medal. A familiar pattern is emerging in Tokyo after the county previously contributed 14 medals in 2016 and 12 in 2012. This time around, diver Matty Lee, mountain biker Tom Pidcock and Bradly Sinden are keeping up appearances. "It's pretty extraordinary," says Richard Caborn, the former sports minister who is now chairman of Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park. "We've
Patrick Vieira’s appointment by Crystal Palace earlier this month made him the eighth manager of colour among the 92 clubs.
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Manchester United in final negotiations to sign Raphaël Varane for around £40mDefender won four Champions Leagues at BernabéuVarane expected to become United’s third summer signing Raphael Varane celebrates scoring for Real Madrid against Espanyol in 2019. Photograph: REX/Shutterstock