08:17 – 08:47 Oscar Pistorius arrives in court. It is expected the athlete will hear if he faces a prison sentence today.
FRIDAY 17 OCTOBER
Ferrari Boss Jean Todt believes ex-F1 driver Michael Schumacher can lead “a relatively normal life” following his skiing accident last December which put him in a medially induced coma.
The Japanese Grand Prix was cut short last weekend after Jules Bianchi crashed into a recovery tractor attending to Adrian Sutil’s Sauber.
Leeds United drew against Sheffield Wednesday in the Yorkshire derby over the weekend, but the 1-1 final score wasn’t the highlight of the match for one of the young fans who attended the match.
Manchester United gave 22-year-old Sohail Rehman a phone call to ask him if he would be happy to coach their players.
A carer looking after a disabled Manchester United fan collapsed yesterday during their teams match against West Ham at Old Trafford.
Candid, outspoken and supremely honest, including interviews with those close to him, #2Sides is Rio's unique story: from his early days in Peckham, through to picking up the Champions League trophy on a rainy summer's night in Moscow. His book is the tell-all account of an extraordinary and controversial life in the game, on winning and losing; on defending and attacking; lost friendships and ongoing rivalries; on the love and hate of the beautiful game; and on playing for club, country and for yourself - this is a full spectrum of life at the very top of the footballing tree and a superb retrospective of a truly fascinating career.
There is a serious risk in underestimating young people with disabilities and assuming, incorrectly, that sport is somehow not for them. In reality this could not be further from the truth, with sport providing an enormous range of benefits for such young people, and some of the world’s most impressive athletes achieving their astonishing performances despite the hindrances of a disability.
Today Oscar Pistorius will hear the final verdict from Judge Thokozile Masipa following the death of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine’s Day.
THURSDAY 11 SEPTEMBER
09.35: Judge Masipa has started delivering her verdict on the Oscar Pistorius trial.
The Invictus Games are giving their starting orders today, the sporting event will see over 400 athletes formed of wounded, injured and sick Servicemen and women participate in various sporting events in London over the next five days.
QPR player Joey Barton has revealed he is interested in speaking to his new coach Glenn Hoddle about his spiritual beliefs.