Carl Frampton: A ‘big name’ opponent required for Windsor Park date

Mike Costello (right), Carl Frampton (centre) and Jamie Moore (left) on BBC Radio 5 liveCarl Frampton wants to fight a big name at Windsor Park in August but says it is unlikely to be new IBF featherweight world champion Josh Warrington. Warrington beat Lee Selby on Saturday to win the belt and Northern Ireland's Frampton…

‘​Saturday Night Live’ Pays Tribute To Bishop Michael Curry With Parody

If there's one highlight from the royal wedding (other than Harry and Meghan getting hitched, obviously), it has to be Bishop Michael Curry - whose rousing speech proved so iconic that he's now even been parodied on Saturday Night Live. SNL stars paid tribute to Curry in the 'Weekend Update' segment, with Kenan Thompson playing…

​Prince William ‘Nearly Floors’ Wedding Reception Guests With Prank On Harry

By far the biggest challenge for any best man is to bring the banter - whether that's taking the piss out of the groom on the stag do, helping him forget his nerves on the morning of the wedding or giving the guests a right ol' laugh with his speech. When it comes to a…

More Than 15,000 Scientists Sign Letter Saying We’re Pretty Much F***ed

Twenty-six years ago, hundreds of scientists chucked their name on the end of a letter to send a warning that the human race was putting the world on a collision course for disaster. Ominously titled World Scientists' Warning to Humanity, the 1992 document said: "Human activities inflict harsh and often irreversible damage on the environment…

​’Peppa Pig’ Star Reportedly Earns £1,000 An Hour – And She’s...

For most of us, having a job when you're a teenager usually involves traipsing round your neighbourhood in the rain on a paper round, or stacking shelves at the local Tesco. Not for 16-year-old Peppa Pig starstar Harley Bird, however, who reportedly earns a whopping £1,000 ($1,347) an hour - and can make up to…

Vegas Golden Knights on verge of history after reaching NHL finals...

Vegas Golden Knights have won the Western Conference to reach the Stanley Cup finals in their debut seasonA team of "misfits" given odds of 500-1 to win the title at the start of their debut season are on the verge of making history after reaching the NHL finals in their inaugural campaign. The Vegas Golden…

Stephen Thompson v Darren Till: BBC to broadcast UFC fight live...

Darren Till has won four and drawn one of his five UFC Fight Night contestsBBC Radio 5 live sports extra will broadcast a UFC event live for the first time when world number one welterweight Stephen Thompson takes on Britain's Darren Till on 27 May. The UFC Fight Night show, which starts at about 18:00…

Moore, McClaren & Klopp news conferences

West Brom, QPR & Liverpool: Darren Moore, Steve McLaren & Jurgen Klopp news conferences - Live - BBC Sport ]]> Summary West Brom & QPR news conferences Liverpool at 13:00 BST Get involved #bbcfootball or text 81111

Shaun Wane: Wigan Warriors coach to leave club at end of...

Shaun Wane has won five trophies during his time as head coach of WiganWigan Warriors head coach Shaun Wane is to leave the club at the end of the 2018 Super League season. Former Wigan forward Wane, 53, was initially Michael Maguire's assistant before he succeeded him as head coach at the start of the…

FA Cup final: Chelsea need to convince Eden Hazard to stay...

Whatever happens next with Antonio Conte, Chelsea need to sort out Eden Hazard's future too - and try to convince him to stay at the club. The Belgium forward has got two years left on his contract but he knows that if he wants to leave, he can do. Real Madrid and Manchester City are…

Vote: Your best goal from the 2017-18 FA Cup

Vote: Your best goal from the 2017-18 FA Cup - Live - BBC Sport ]]> Summary Watch the video at the top of the page to see the goals Best goal from each round, up to the semi-finals, included

US, China putting trade war on hold after progress in talks

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States and China are pulling back from the brink of a trade war after the world's two biggest economies reported progress in talks aimed at bringing down America's massive trade deficit with Beijing. "We are putting the trade war on hold," Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Sunday. After high-level talks…

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China launch will prep for Moon landing

Image copyright AFP Image caption The satellite launched on a Long March-4C rocket from the Xichang launch centre China has launched a relay satellite to prepare for a lunar rover mission planned for later in the year. The Queqiao spacecraft will establish a communications link between Earth and the landing mission, which looks set to…