Drama as Blades, Seagulls, Red Devils into FA Cup semis

The FA Cup has again delivered drama aplenty with a late Sheffield United winner, Fulham imploding at Old Trafford and Brighton cruising into the last four.

QATAR SOCCER Cristiano Ronaldo, who bowed out in tears at the World Cup, is back in Portugal's Euro 24 squad.
Ronaldo in new boss Martinez’s first Portugal squad

Roberto Martinez, Portugal’s new coach, has selected Cristiano Ronaldo in the squad for their Euro 2024 qualifiers.

Italy Ireland Six Nations Rugby Australian Mack Hansen scoring against Italy in one of his standout performances for Ireland.
Mack the Aussie knife ready to strike for Ireland

Mack Hansen is Ireland’s favourite Australian – and could become a national sporting hero in green with a grand slam rugby triumph this weekend.

India Australia Cricket Mitchell Starc gave Australia hope with early wickets before India eked out a win in the first ODI.
Starc’s early strikes in vain as India beat Australia

India have taken a 1-0 lead over Australia in the ODI series, winning by five wickets after overcoming an early blitzkrieg from Mitchell Starc in Mumbai.

USA FORMULA ONE GRAND PRIX Lewis Hamilton has split with his long-time performance coach, New Zealander Angela Cullen.
Hamilton splits from Kiwi performance coach Cullen

Seven-time F1 world champ Lewis Hamilton has announced a split with his New Zealand performance coach Angela Cullen.

Shot put star Saunders banned for whereabouts failure

American shot put star Raven Saunders has received an 18-month ban for violating whereabouts rules for drug testing.

Britain Soccer Premier League Substitute forward Yoane Wissa (r) has sealed Brentford's 2-0 win at Southampton with a late strike.
Brighton, Brentford continue march up EPL ladder

Brighton and Brentford have moved up to seventh and eighth on the EPL table after both held their opponents scoreless in respective midweek wins.