Arsenal Women qualify for Champions League group stage after Ajax victory

Arsenal Women have qualified for the Champions League group stage following a 3-2 aggregate victory over Ajax. Vivianne Miedema’s early second half strike gave the Gunners a 1-0 victory in the Netherlands after they were held to a 2-2 draw in the first leg. The Champions League group stage draw will be made on October … Read more

Champions Day: Superstar Baaeed to bring down curtain on remarkable career in Ascot Champion Stakes

Connections of Baaeed are preparing themselves to say farewell to their star performer in the Qipco Champion Stakes at Ascot next month. The four-year-old is unbeaten in 10 starts for trainer William Haggas and owners Shadwell, with his team opting to bring the curtain down over 10 furlongs on October 15 rather than switching up … Read more

Qipco British Champions Day: Trueshan set for defence of Long Distance Cup; misses Prix du Cadran

Alan King’s Trueshan will not attempt to defend his Prix du Cadran title and will instead be aimed directly at Qipco British Champions Day at Ascot. The six-year-old was a four-and-a-half-length winner of the Group One last season and then won the Long Distance Cup for a second time. He will not follow the same … Read more

Women’s Super League talking points: Chelsea show their champions mentality in victory over Manchester City while Jess Park stars for Everton

Chelsea show why they’re champions Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player Highlights from the WSL match between Chelsea and Manchester City For 45 minutes, Chelsea looked every inch the powerful side that clinched a third consecutive WSL title last season. But the 45 before that was another worrying display on the … Read more

Nearly 2,000 Liverpool Fans To Sue UEFA Over Champions League Fiasco | Football News

More than 1,700 Liverpool fans who allege they were injured or suffered psychological trauma as a result of the crowd chaos at this year’s Champions League final in Paris are to sue UEFA, lawyers said on Friday. European football governing body UEFA is facing group action following the showpiece match between Liverpool and Real Madrid … Read more

Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe: Charlie Appleby to monitor Paris ground for Adayar with Champions Day still the main thought

Ground conditions at ParisLongchamp are likely to be the deciding factor as to whether Adayar has a second crack at the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe on Sunday week, live on Sky Sports Racing. Last year’s Derby and King George hero was beaten just under four lengths into fourth place in Europe’s premier middle-distance contest … Read more

Arsenal in late Ajax draw as Rangers lose Benfica thriller – Women’s Champions League round-up

Arsenal still have work to do to reach the group stages of the Champions League after being held to a draw by Ajax on Tuesday. The Gunners had fought back to lead in the first leg of their second-round qualifier at Meadow Park but were pegged back by a late equaliser as the Dutch side … Read more

Qipco Champions Day: Dragon Symbol set to take in Champions Sprint Stakes at Ascot after Flying Five outing

Dragon Symbol is likely to head to the Qipco British Champions Sprint Stakes at Ascot on October 15 following his pleasing run in the Flying Five earlier this month. The four-year-old has had an indifferent year since switching to Roger Varian ahead of the current campaign, but a confidence-boosting victory in a first-time hood at … Read more

St Mirren 2-0 Celtic: Champions’ 38-game unbeaten run in Scottish Premiership is ended

Celtic’s 364-day unbeaten run in the Scottish Premiership came to a crashing end as St Mirren climbed to third in the table with a deserved 2-0 victory over the champions. Almost 12 months to the day since the Hoops’ last league defeat, headers from captain Mark O’Hara (43) and Jonah Ayunga (53) inspired St Mirren … Read more

Sri Lanka, Asia Cup Champions, Name 15-Member T20 World Cup Squad. Premier Paceman Dushmantha Chameera Named Despite Fitness Worries | Cricket News

Sri Lanka, recent Asia Cup champions, have named their 15-member squad for the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022, which will be played in Australia from October 16 to November 13. Sri Lanka have named Dushmantha Chameera and Lahiru Kumara in the 15-member squad for the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022, but their participation … Read more