Sport paid its tribute to the Queen on Saturday following her death at the age of 96.
All the weekend’s football fixtures, the racing schedule and the women’s middleweight world title fight between Savannah Marshall and Claressa Shields were postponed on Friday as a mark of respect, but cricket, rugby union, rugby league, golf and Formula One were among the sports which went ahead.
Here, the PA news agency takes a look at how they paid their respects.
Boro have won only two of their 11 Sky Bet Championship matches this season and sit in the bottom three after Saturday's 1-0 defeat at Coventry. Middlesbrough Football Club have terminated the contract of manager Chris Wilder with immediate effect— Middlesbrough FC (@Boro) October 3, 2022 Wilder, appointed as Neil Warnock's replacement in November 2021 when Boro were 14th in the table, narrowly missed out on guiding them into the play-offs last season.
West Ham took a major step towards reaching the knockout stages of the Europa Conference League as they beat Anderlecht 1-0. Gianluca Scamacca added to his European tally, coming off the bench to net the winner with just over ten minutes remaining with what proved to be the only goal of the match. It leaves the Hammers top of Group B with maximum points from their opening three matches, five points ahead of Anderlecht in second.
A GOAL for substitute Abi Harrison two minutes into extra time brought joy for the 10,182 fans who had turned up on a wet and windy night at Hampden. It was a record for a competitive women’s match in Scotland and the goal delivered a second round play-off game against the Republic of Ireland at Hampden on Tuesday.